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Formula 1 1979 standings

Championship points standings for the Formula 1 1979

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Jody ScheckterScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312T3, 312T4
51
2.Flag Gilles VilleneuveScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312T3, 312T4, 312T4B
47
3.Flag Alan JonesAlbilad-Saudia Racing TeamWilliams FW06 (Ford)
Williams FW07 (Ford)


40
4.Flag Jacques LaffiteLigier GitanesLigier JS11 - Ford
36
5.Flag Clay RegazzoniAlbilad-Saudia Racing TeamWilliams FW06 (Ford)
Williams FW07 (Ford)


29
6.Flag Patrick DepaillerLigier GitanesLigier JS11 - Ford
20
7.Flag Carlos ReutemannMartini Racing Team LotusLotus 79 - Ford
20
8.Flag René ArnouxEquipe Renault ElfRenault RS01
Renault RS10


17
9.Flag John WatsonMarlboro Team McLaren, Lowenbrau Team McLarenMcLaren M26, M28, M28B, M28C, M29 - Ford
15
10.Flag Didier PironiTeam Tyrrell, Candy Tyrrell TeamTyrrell 009 - Ford
14
11.Flag Jean-Pierre JarierTyrrellTyrrell 009 - Ford
14
12.Flag Mario AndrettiMartini Racing Team LotusLotus 79 (Ford)
Lotus 80 (Ford)


14
13.Flag Jean-Pierre JabouilleEquipe Renault ElfRenault RS01, RS10
9
14.Flag Niki LaudaParmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT48 (Alfa Romeo)
Brabham BT49 (Ford)


4
15.Flag Elio de AngelisShadowShadow DN9 - Ford
3
15.Flag Nelson PiquetParmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT46 (Alfa Romeo)
Brabham BT48 (Alfa Romeo)
Brabham BT49 (Ford Cosworth)




3
17.Flag Jacky IckxLigierLigier JS11 (Ford Cosworth DFV)
3
18.Flag Jochen MassArrowsArrows A1B, A2 - Ford
3
19.Flag Riccardo PatreseWarsteiner Arrows Racing TeamArrows A1B, A2 - Ford
2
19.Flag Hans-Joachim StuckATS WheelsATS D2, D3 - Ford
2
21.Flag Emerson FittipaldiFittipaldi AutomotiveFittipaldi F5A, F6 - Ford
1
Flag Vittorio BrambillaAutodeltaAlfa Romeo 177, 179
0
Flag Franco BrancatelliKauhsen, MerzarioKauhsen WK - Ford, Merzario A2 - Ford
0
Flag Derek DalyTeam Ensign, Candy Tyrrell TeamEnsign N177 (Cosworth)
Ensign N179 (Cosworth)
Tyrrell 009 (Cosworth)




0
Flag Patrick GaillardEnsignEnsign N179 - Ford
0
Flag Bruno GiacomelliAlfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 177, 179
0
Flag James HuntOlympus Cameras Wolf RacingWolf WR7 (Ford)
0
Flag Jan LammersShadowShadow DN9 (Ford)
0
Flag Geoff LeesCandy Tyrrell TeamTyrrell 009 (Ford Cosworth DFV)
0
Flag Arturo MerzarioMerzarioMerzario A2 (Cosworth)
Merzario A1B (Cosworth)
Merzario A4 (Cosworth)




0
Flag Hector RebaqueTeam RebaqueLotus 79 - Ford, Rebaque HR100 - Ford
0
Flag Alex Dias Ribeiro Fittipaldi AutomotiveFittipaldi F6A - Ford
0
Flag Keke RosbergWolfWolf WR7 - Ford
0
Flag Marc SurerEnsignEnsign N179 - Ford
0
Flag Patrick TambayMarlboro Team McLaren, Lowenbrau Team McLarenMcLaren M26, M28, M28B, M28C, M29 - Ford
0
Flag Ricardo ZuninoBrabhamBrabham BT49 - Ford
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Alan Jones
4
Most pole positionsFlag Jean-Pierre Jabouille
4
Flag Jacques Laffite
4
Most podium positionsFlag Gilles Villeneuve
7
Most podium positions without a winFlag Carlos Reutemann
4
Most fastest race lapsFlag Gilles Villeneuve
6
Youngest driverFlag Elio de Angelis
21 y/o
Oldest driverFlag Vittorio Brambilla
41 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
22.2%FranceFlag René Arnoux, Patrick Depailler, Patrick Gaillard, Jean-Pierre Jabouille, Jean-Pierre Jarier, Jacques Laffite, Didier Pironi, Patrick Tambay8
16.7%ItalyFlag Vittorio Brambilla, Franco Brancatelli, Elio de Angelis, Bruno Giacomelli, Arturo Merzario, Riccardo Patrese6
8.3%Great BritainFlag James Hunt, Geoff Lees, John Watson3
8.3%BrazilFlag Emerson Fittipaldi, Nelson Piquet, Alex Dias Ribeiro3
5.6%ArgentinaFlag Carlos Reutemann, Ricardo Zunino2
5.6%SwitzerlandFlag Clay Regazzoni, Marc Surer2
5.6%GermanyFlag Jochen Mass, Hans-Joachim Stuck2
2.8%AustraliaFlag Alan Jones1
2.8%U.S.A.Flag Mario Andretti1
2.8%BelgiumFlag Jacky Ickx1
2.8%MexicoFlag Hector Rebaque1
2.8%CanadaFlag Gilles Villeneuve1
2.8%IrelandFlag Derek Daly1
2.8%AustriaFlag Niki Lauda1
2.8%South AfricaFlag Jody Scheckter1
2.8%NetherlandsFlag Jan Lammers1
2.8%FinlandFlag Keke Rosberg1

Individual driver statistics for the 1979 Formula 1

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Andretti, MarioFlag 39 y/o140100
Arnoux, RenéFlag 30 y/o140322
Brambilla, VittorioFlag 41 y/o20000
Brancatelli, FrancoFlag 29 y/o00000
Daly, DerekFlag 26 y/o60000
de Angelis, ElioFlag 21 y/o140000
Depailler, PatrickFlag 34 y/o71201
Fittipaldi, EmersonFlag 32 y/o150000
Gaillard, PatrickFlag 27 y/o20000
Giacomelli, BrunoFlag 26 y/o40000
Hunt, JamesFlag 31 y/o70000
Ickx, JackyFlag 34 y/o80000
Jabouille, Jean-PierreFlag 36 y/o141140
Jarier, Jean-PierreFlag 32 y/o120200
Jones, AlanFlag 32 y/o154531
Laffite, JacquesFlag 35 y/o152642
Lammers, JanFlag 23 y/o120000
Lauda, NikiFlag 30 y/o130000
Lees, GeoffFlag 28 y/o10000
Mass, JochenFlag 32 y/o130000
Merzario, ArturoFlag 36 y/o20000
Patrese, RiccardoFlag 25 y/o140000
Piquet, NelsonFlag 26 y/o150001
Pironi, DidierFlag 27 y/o150200
Rebaque, HectorFlag 23 y/o100000
Regazzoni, ClayFlag 39 y/o151502
Reutemann, CarlosFlag 37 y/o150400
Ribeiro, Alex DiasFlag 30 y/o00000
Rosberg, KekeFlag 30 y/o70000
Scheckter, JodyFlag 29 y/o153610
Stuck, Hans-JoachimFlag 28 y/o120000
Surer, MarcFlag 27 y/o10000
Tambay, PatrickFlag 30 y/o130000
Villeneuve, GillesFlag 29 y/o153716
Watson, JohnFlag 33 y/o150100
Zunino, RicardoFlag 30 y/o20000
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