Formula 1 World Championship 1979 Round 05 Spain

The 1979 Spanish Grand Prix was Round 5 of the 1979 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held in Jarama, Spain on Sunday, 29 April 1979. Jacques Laffite started on pole position in the Ligier Ford and his team-mate Patrick Depailler was the race winner.

1979 Spanish Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredRace TimeGapIntervalBest LapLapSpeedStartedPoints
125Patrick DepaillerFranceLigier FordGoodyear751:39:11.841:39:11.840--1:18.3903154.43029
22Carlos ReutemannArgentinaLotus FordGoodyear75+20.9401:39:32.780+20.940+20.9401:18.98042153.89086
31Mario AndrettiUnited StatesLotus FordGoodyear75+27.3101:39:39.150+27.310+6.3701:18.89056153.73044
411Jody ScheckterSouth AfricaFerrariMichelin75+28.6801:39:40.520+28.680+1.3701:18.91073153.69053
54Jean-Pierre JarierFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear75+30.3901:39:42.230+30.390+1.7101:18.94039153.650122
63Didier PironiFranceTyrrell FordGoodyear75+48.4301:40:00.270+48.430+18.0401:19.24054153.190101
712Gilles VilleneuveCanadaFerrariMichelin75+52.3101:40:04.150+52.310+3.8801:16.44072153.0903
830Jochen MassGermanyArrows FordGoodyear75+1:14.8401:40:26.680+1:14.840+22.5301:19.30068152.52017
916Rene ArnouxFranceRenaultMichelin74+1 lap1:39:34.4901 lap1 lap1:19.45037151.80011
1029Riccardo PatreseItalyArrows FordGoodyear74+1 lap1:39:43.8601 lap+9.3701:19.29064151.56016
1114Emerson FittipaldiBrazilFittipaldi FordGoodyear74+1 lap1:40:19.7301 lap+35.8701:19.87054150.66019
1217Jan LammersNetherlandsShadow FordGoodyear73+2 laps1:39:18.2002 laps1 lap1:20.02068150.15024
138Patrick TambayFranceMcLaren FordGoodyear72+3 laps1:40:26.4103 laps1 lap1:20.9106146.42020
149Hans-Joachim StuckGermanyATS FordGoodyear69+6 laps1:40:25.5506 laps3 laps1:20.77040140.34021
DNF5Niki LaudaAustriaBrabham Alfa RomeoGoodyear63Water Leak1:23:48.0901:18.76050153.5606
DNF31Hector RebaqueMexicoLotus FordGoodyear58Engine1:18:26.8601:19.58054151.02023
DNF27Alan JonesAustraliaWilliams FordGoodyear54Gearbox1:14:38.1201:18.00047147.78013
DNF18Elio de AngelisItalyShadow FordGoodyear52Engine1:11:29.1801:20.8202148.58022
DNF28Clay RegazzoniSwitzerlandWilliams FordGoodyear32Engine42:53.8001:19.11030152.37014
DNF20James HuntGreat BritainWolf FordGoodyear26Brakes35:44.4901:20.46017148.59015
DNF7John WatsonGreat BritainMcLaren FordGoodyear21Turbo29:44.1001:20.2708144.2509
DNF15Jean-Pierre JabouilleFranceRenaultMichelin21Engine35:39.1601:19.6203120.31018
DNF26Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier FordGoodyear15Engine19:49.7501:18.3805154.5101
DNF6Nelson PiquetBrazilBrabham Alfa RomeoGoodyear15Injection20:11.6101:19.8309151.7307
DNQ22Derek DalyIrelandEnsign FordGoodyear
DNQ24Arturo MerzarioItalyMerzario FordGoodyear
DNQ36Gianfranco BrancatelliItalyKauhsen FordGoodyear