Formula 1 World Championship 1978 Round 05 Monaco

The 1978 Monaco Grand Prix was Round 5 of the 1978 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held on the streets of Monte Carlo on Sunday, 7 May 1978. Carlos Reutemann started on pole position for Ferrari and Patrick Depailler was the race winner in the Tyrrell Ford.

1978 Monaco Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedStartedPoints
14Patrick DepaillerFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear751:55:14.661:55:14.660--1:30.970129.33059
21Niki LaudaAustriaBrabham Alfa RomeoGoodyear75+22.4501:55:37.110+22.450+22.4501:28.65072128.91036
320Jody ScheckterSouth AfricaWolf FordGoodyear75+32.2901:55:46.950+32.290+9.8401:31.090128.72094
42John WatsonGreat BritainBrabham Alfa RomeoGoodyear75+33.5301:55:48.190+33.530+1.2401:31.590128.70023
53Didier PironiFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear75+1:08.0601:56:22.720+1:08.060+34.5301:31.380128.060132
635Riccardo PatreseItalyArrows FordGoodyear75+1:08.7701:56:23.430+1:08.770+0.7101:30.570128.050141
78Patrick TambayFranceMcLaren FordGoodyear74+1 lap1:55:34.5101 lap1 lap1:32.320127.24011
811Carlos ReutemannArgentinaFerrariMichelin74+1 lap1:55:57.1801 lap+22.6701:31.190126.8201
914Emerson FittipaldiBrazilFittipaldi FordGoodyear74+1 lap1:56:40.0901 lap+42.9101:31.890126.04028
1015Jean-Pierre JabouilleFranceRenaultMichelin71+4 laps1:56:10.8504 laps3 laps1:33.040121.44012
115Mario AndrettiUnited StatesLotus FordGoodyear69+6 laps1:56:18.9106 laps2 laps1:31.830117.8804
DNF12Gilles VilleneuveCanadaFerrariMichelin62Accident1:31.5708
DNF6Ronnie PetersonSwedenLotus FordGoodyear56Gearbox1:31.0807
DNF7James HuntGreat BritainMcLaren FordGoodyear43Handling1:31.4706
DNF36Rolf StommelenGermanyArrows FordGoodyear38Driver Unwell1:34.84019
DNF27Alan JonesAustraliaWilliams FordGoodyear29Oil Leak1:31.30010
DNF22Jacky IckxBelgiumEnsign FordGoodyear27Brakes1:33.15016
DNF16Hans-Joachim StuckGermanyShadow FordGoodyear24Accident1:33.25017
DNF26Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier MatraGoodyear13Gearbox1:33.51015
DNF18Rupert KeeganGreat BritainSurtees FordGoodyear8Transmission1:33.51018
DNQ9Jochen MassGermanyATS FordGoodyear
DNQ17Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandShadow FordGoodyear
DNQ10Jean-Pierre JarierFranceATS FordGoodyear
DNQ19Vittorio BrambillaItalySurtees FordGoodyear
DNQ32Keke RosbergFinlandTheodore FordGoodyear
DNQ24Derek DalyHesketh-FordHeskethGoodyear
DNQ31Rene ArnouxFranceMartini FordGoodyear
DNQ25Hector RebaqueMexicoLotus FordGoodyear
DNQ30Brett LungerUnited StatesMcLaren FordGoodyear
DNQ37Arturo MerzarioItalyMerzario FordGoodyear