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Formula 1 1978 standings

Championship points standings for the Formula 1 1978

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Mario AndrettiJohn Player Team LotusLotus 78
79 (Ford Cosworth)


64
2.Flag Ronnie PetersonJohn Player Team LotusLotus 78 (Ford Cosworth)
51
3.Flag Carlos ReutemannScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312T2
Ferrari 312T3


48
4.Flag Niki LaudaParmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT45C (Alfa Romeo)
44
5.Flag Patrick DepaillerElf Team TyrrellTyrrell (Cosworth 008)
34
6.Flag John WatsonParmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT46 (Alfa Romeo)
Brabham BT45C (Alfa Romeo)
Brabham BT46B (Alfa Romeo)




25
7.Flag Jody ScheckterWalter Wolf RacingWolf WR1 (Ford Cosworth)
24
8.Flag Jacques LaffiteLigier GitanesLigier JS7
JS7/9 (Matra)


19
9.Flag Gilles VilleneuveScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312T2
Ferrari 312T3


17
10.Flag Emerson FittipaldiFittipaldi AutomotiveFittipaldi F5A (Ford Cosworth)
17
11.Flag Alan JonesWilliams Grand Prix EngineeringWilliams FW06 (Ford Crosworth)
11
12.Flag Riccardo PatreseArrows Racing TeamArrows FA1 (Ford Cosworth)
Arrows A1 (Ford Cosworth)


11
13.Flag James HuntMarlboro Team McLaren
8
14.Flag Patrick TambayMarlboro Team McLaren
8
15.Flag Didier PironiElf Team Tyrrell
7
16.Flag Clay RegazzoniShadow Racing TeamShadow DN8 (Ford Cosworth)
Shadow DN9 (Ford Cosworth)


4
17.Flag Jean-Pierre JabouilleEquipe Renault Elf
3
18.Flag Hans-Joachim StuckShadow Racing TeamShadow DN8 (Ford Cosworth)
Shadow DN9 (Ford Cosworth)


2
19.Flag Vittorio BrambillaBeta Team Surtees
1
19.Flag Derek DalyOlympus Cameras/Hesketh Racing, Team Tissot Ensign
1
19.Flag Hector RebaqueTeam Rebaque
1
Flag René ArnouxTeam Surtees, Automobiles MartiniMartini MK23 (Ford Cosworth DFV)
Surtees TS20 (Ford Cosworth DFV)


0
Flag Hans BinderATS
0
Flag Michael BleekemolenATS
0
Flag Eddie Cheever, Jr.Theodore, HeskethTheodore TR01 (Ford)
Hesketh 308E (Ford)


0
Flag Alberto ColomboATS, Merzario
0
Flag Emilio de VillotaCentro Aseguredor F1
0
Flag Harald ErtlEnsign, ATS
0
Flag Carlo FranchiSurtees
0
Flag Giuseppe GabbianiSurtees
0
Flag Female Divina GalicaHesketh
0
Flag Bruno GiacomelliMcLaren
0
Flag Jacky IckxEnsign
0
Flag Jean-Pierre JarierATS, Lotus
0
Flag Rupert KeeganSurteesSurtees TS19 (Ford Cosworth DFV)
0
Flag Geoff LeesMario Deliotti RacingEnsign N175 (Ford)
0
Flag Lamberto LeoniEnsign
0
Flag Brett LungerMcLaren, Ensign
0
Flag Jochen MassATS
0
Flag Arturo MerzarioMerzario
0
Flag Danny OngaisEnsign, Shadow
0
Flag Nelson PiquetTeam Tissot Ensign, BS Fabrications, Parmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT46 (Ford Cosworth)
McLaren M23 (Ford Cosworth)
Brabham BT46 (Alfa Romeo)




0
Flag Bobby RahalWolf
0
Flag Keke RosbergATS Racing Team, Theodore Racing Hong KongATS HS1 (Ford Cosworth)
Wolf WR3 (Ford Cosworth)
Wolf WR4 (Ford Cosworth)
ATS D1 (Ford Cosworth)






0
Flag Rolf StommelenArrows
0
Flag Tony TrimmerMelchester Racing
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Mario Andretti
6
Most pole positionsFlag Mario Andretti
8
Most podium positionsFlag Ronnie Peterson
7
Flag Carlos Reutemann
7
Flag Mario Andretti
7
Flag Niki Lauda
7
Most podium positions without a winFlag Jody Scheckter
4
Most fastest race lapsFlag Niki Lauda
4
Youngest driverFlag Eddie Cheever, Jr.
20 y/o
Oldest driverFlag Vittorio Brambilla
40 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
17.4%ItalyFlag Vittorio Brambilla, Alberto Colombo, Carlo Franchi, Giuseppe Gabbiani, Bruno Giacomelli, Lamberto Leoni, Arturo Merzario, Riccardo Patrese8
15.2%FranceFlag René Arnoux, Patrick Depailler, Jean-Pierre Jabouille, Jean-Pierre Jarier, Jacques Laffite, Didier Pironi, Patrick Tambay7
13%Great BritainFlag Divina Galica, James Hunt, Rupert Keegan, Geoff Lees, Tony Trimmer, John Watson6
10.9%U.S.A.Flag Mario Andretti, Eddie Cheever, Jr., Brett Lunger, Danny Ongais, Bobby Rahal5
6.5%GermanyFlag Jochen Mass, Rolf Stommelen, Hans-Joachim Stuck3
6.5%AustriaFlag Hans Binder, Harald Ertl, Niki Lauda3
4.3%BrazilFlag Emerson Fittipaldi, Nelson Piquet2
2.2%South AfricaFlag Jody Scheckter1
2.2%NetherlandsFlag Michael Bleekemolen1
2.2%AustraliaFlag Alan Jones1
2.2%FinlandFlag Keke Rosberg1
2.2%BelgiumFlag Jacky Ickx1
2.2%ArgentinaFlag Carlos Reutemann1
2.2%SwitzerlandFlag Clay Regazzoni1
2.2%MexicoFlag Hector Rebaque1
2.2%SpainFlag Emilio de Villota1
2.2%IrelandFlag Derek Daly1
2.2%SwedenFlag Ronnie Peterson1
2.2%CanadaFlag Gilles Villeneuve1

Individual driver statistics for the 1978 Formula 1

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Andretti, MarioFlag 38 y/o166783
Arnoux, RenéFlag 29 y/o60000
Binder, HansFlag 30 y/o00000
Bleekemolen, MichaelFlag 28 y/o10000
Brambilla, VittorioFlag 40 y/o120000
Cheever, Jr., EddieFlag 20 y/o10000
Colombo, AlbertoFlag 32 y/o00000
Daly, DerekFlag 25 y/o60000
de Villota, EmilioFlag 31 y/o00000
Depailler, PatrickFlag 33 y/o161500
Ertl, HaraldFlag 29 y/o20000
Fittipaldi, EmersonFlag 31 y/o160100
Franchi, CarloFlag 40 y/o00000
Gabbiani, GiuseppeFlag 21 y/o00000
Galica, DivinaFlag 31 y/o00000
Giacomelli, BrunoFlag 25 y/o50000
Hunt, JamesFlag 30 y/o170100
Ickx, JackyFlag 33 y/o30000
Jabouille, Jean-PierreFlag 35 y/o140000
Jarier, Jean-PierreFlag 31 y/o40011
Jones, AlanFlag 31 y/o160102
Keegan, RupertFlag 23 y/o60000
Laffite, JacquesFlag 34 y/o160200
Lauda, NikiFlag 29 y/o162714
Lees, GeoffFlag 27 y/o00000
Leoni, LambertoFlag 25 y/o10000
Lunger, BrettFlag 32 y/o100000
Mass, JochenFlag 31 y/o100000
Merzario, ArturoFlag 35 y/o80000
Ongais, DannyFlag 36 y/o20000
Patrese, RiccardoFlag 24 y/o140100
Peterson, RonnieFlag 34 y/o142733
Piquet, NelsonFlag 25 y/o50000
Pironi, DidierFlag 26 y/o160000
Rahal, BobbyFlag 25 y/o20000
Rebaque, HectorFlag 22 y/o90000
Regazzoni, ClayFlag 38 y/o110000
Reutemann, CarlosFlag 36 y/o164722
Rosberg, KekeFlag 29 y/o90000
Scheckter, JodyFlag 28 y/o150400
Stommelen, RolfFlag 34 y/o90000
Stuck, Hans-JoachimFlag 27 y/o140000
Tambay, PatrickFlag 29 y/o150000
Trimmer, TonyFlag 35 y/o00000
Villeneuve, GillesFlag 28 y/o161201
Watson, JohnFlag 32 y/o160310
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