Formula 1 World Championship 1979 Round 10 Germany

The 1979 German Grand Prix was Round 10 of the 1979 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Hockenheim in Germany on Sunday, 29 July 1979. Jean-Pierre Jabouille started on pole position for Renault and Alan Jones was the race winner.

1979 German Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedStartedPoints
127Alan JonesAustraliaWilliams FordGoodyear451:24:48.8301:24:48.830--1:51.97015216.12029
228Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandWilliams FordGoodyear45+2.9101:24:51.740+2.910+2.9101:52.01038216.00066
326Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier FordGoodyear45+18.3901:25:07.220+18.390+15.4801:52.34034215.35034
411Jody ScheckterSouth AfricaFerrariMichelin45+31.2001:25:20.030+31.200+12.8101:52.4809214.81053
57John WatsonGreat BritainMcLaren FordGoodyear45+1:37.8001:26:26.630+1:37.800+1:06.6001:53.83016212.050122
630Jochen MassGermanyArrows FordGoodyear44+1 lap1:25:02.8601 lap1 lap1:54.61034210.740181
74Geoff LeesGreat BritainTyrrell FordGoodyear44+1 lap1:25:10.3001 lap+7.4401:54.80041210.43016
812Gilles VilleneuveCanadaFerrariMichelin44+1 lap1:25:14.9501 lap+4.6501:51.89040210.2409
93Didier PironiFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear44+1 lap1:26:16.2401 lap+1:01.2901:54.5608207.7508
1017Jan LammersNetherlandsShadow FordGoodyear44+1 lap1:26:28.6901 lap+12.4501:56.37038207.25020
1118Elio de AngelisItalyShadow FordGoodyear43+2 laps1:25:19.7202 laps1 lap1:56.51013205.27021
126Nelson PiquetBrazilBrabham Alfa RomeoGoodyear42Engine1:20:13.5803 laps1 lap1:52.72035213.2504
DNF29Riccardo PatreseItalyArrows FordGoodyear34Tyre1:05:42.2501:54.66032210.79019
DNF8Patrick TambayFranceMcLaren FordGoodyear30Suspension58:18.0901:54.1105209.60015
DNF20Keke RosbergFinlandWolf FordGoodyear29Engine56:40.5401:55.47023208.43017
DNF5Niki LaudaAustriaBrabham Alfa RomeoGoodyear27Engine51:35.1901:53.12027213.2007
DNF25Jacky IckxBelgiumLigier FordGoodyear24Tyre45:55.7401:53.44023212.85014
DNF31Hector RebaqueMexicoLotus FordGoodyear22Handling47:52.8701:57.22016187.16024
DNF1Mario AndrettiUnited StatesLotus FordGoodyear16Transmission30:51.1901:54.0105211.24011
DNF16Rene ArnouxFranceRenaultMichelin9Tyre17:22.6201:53.2407210.97010
DNF15Jean-Pierre JabouilleFranceRenaultMichelin7Spun off13:16.2901:51.9806214.8501
DNF14Emerson FittipaldiBrazilFittipaldi FordGoodyear4Electrical8:06.7001:57.3404200.87022
DNF2Carlos ReutemannArgentinaLotus FordGoodyear1Accident2:08.3502:08.3501190.42013
DNF9Hans-Joachim StuckGermanyATS FordGoodyearSuspension23
DNQ22Patrick GaillardFranceEnsign FordGoodyear
DNQ24Arturo MerzarioItalyMerzario FordGoodyear