Patrick Depailler

Patrick Depailler was a French F1 driver who raced in the Formula 1 World Championship between 1972 and 1980. He won 2 Grands Prix and claimed 1 pole position during this time. He was tragically killed whilst testing at Hockenheim with Alfa Romeo in August 1980.

Patrick Depailler's F1 Wins
Win NumberGrand PrixCircuitDateRoundNo.TeamChassisTyreGridWinning MarginRace TimeSpeedDistance
11978 Monaco Grand PrixCircuit de Monaco7 May 19785/164Tyrrell008Goodyear522.4501:55:14.660129.330248.400
21979 Spanish Grand PrixCircuito Permanente del Jarama29 April 19795/1525LigierJS11Goodyear220.9401:39:11.840154.430255.323


Nationality: French

Date of Birth: 09/08/1944

Place of Birth: Clermont-Ferrand

Died: 01/08/1980

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 0

Race Wins: 2

Pole Positions: 1

Front Row Starts: 7

Fastest Laps: 4

Podiums: 19

Points: 141

Grands Prix Entered: 95

Grands Prix Started: 95

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 1st


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First F1 Pole

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First F1 Win


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First F1 Podium


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