1979 Canadian Grand Prix

The 1979 Canadian Grand Prix was Round 14 of the 1979 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Montreal, Canada on Sunday, 30 September 1979. Alan Jones started on pole position in the Williams Ford and was the race winner.

1979 Canadian Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedStartedPoints
127Alan JonesAustraliaWilliams FordGoodyear721:52:06.8921:52:06.892--1:31.27265169.92519
212Gilles VilleneuveCanadaFerrariMichelin72+1.0801:52:07.972+1.080+1.0801:31.46766169.89826
328Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandWilliams FordGoodyear72+1:13.6561:53:20.548+1:13.656+1:12.5761:32.39757168.08534
411Jody ScheckterSouth AfricaFerrariMichelin71+1 lap1 lap1 lap1:31.6176093
53Didier PironiFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear71+1 lap1 lap1:33.8765662
67John WatsonGreat BritainMcLaren FordGoodyear70+2 laps2 laps1 lap1:33.78152171
75Ricardo ZuninoArgentinaBrabham FordGoodyear68+4 laps4 laps2 laps1:33.2123617
814Emerson FittipaldiBrazilFittipaldi FordGoodyear67+5 laps5 laps1 lap1:36.5021815
917Jan LammersNetherlandsShadow FordGoodyear67+5 laps5 laps1:36.700921
101Mario AndrettiUnited StatesLotus FordGoodyear66Out of Fuel6 laps1 lap1:34.1785410
DNF6Nelson PiquetBrazilBrabham FordGoodyear61Gearbox1:32.858364
DNF36Vittorio BrambillaItalyAlfa RomeoGoodyear52Fuel System1:34.3184718
DNF25Jacky IckxBelgiumLigier FordGoodyear47Gearbox1:34.3504616
DNF4Jean-Pierre JarierFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear33Engine1:35.1242113
DNF33Derek DalyIrelandTyrrell FordGoodyear28Engine1:35.6412824
DNF31Hector RebaqueMexicoRebaque FordGoodyear26Chassis1:36.0621822
DNF15Jean-Pierre JabouilleFranceRenaultMichelin24Brakes1:35.21077
DNF18Elio de AngelisItalyShadow FordGoodyear24Ignition1:35.4312323
DNF2Carlos ReutemannArgentinaLotus FordGoodyear23Suspension1:33.7862211
DNF29Riccardo PatreseItalyArrows FordGoodyear20Spun Off1:36.0721814
DNF8Patrick TambayFranceMcLaren FordGoodyear19Engine1:35.9691420
DNF16Rene ArnouxFranceRenaultMichelin14Accident1:35.13268
DNF9Hans-Joachim StuckGermanyATS FordGoodyear14Accident1:35.6561112
DNF26Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier FordGoodyear10Engine1:34.38165
WIT5Niki LaudaAustriaBrabham FordGoodyear
DNQ30Jochen MassGermanyArrows FordGoodyear
DNQ22Marc SurerSwitzerlandEnsign FordGoodyear
DNQ20Keke RosbergFinlandWolf FordGoodyear
DNQ19Alex RibeiroBrazilFittipaldi FordGoodyear
DNQ24Arturo MerzarioItalyMerzario FordGoodyear