1980 Formula 1 World Championship

The 1980 Formula 1 World Championship was the 31st F1 season. It consisted of 14 Grand Prix rounds, held across 13 different countries. Alan Jones won the Drivers’ Championship and Williams won the Constructors’ Championship.

1980 Races
RoundGrand PrixCircuitDateWinnerTeamLapsRace Time
1ArgentinaAutódromo Juan y Oscar Gálvez13 January 1980Alan JonesWilliams Ford531:43:24.380
2BrazilAutódromo José Carlos Pace27 January 1980Rene ArnouxRenault401:40:01.330
3South AfricaKyalami Grand Prix Circuit1 March 1980Rene ArnouxRenault781:36:52.540
4USA WestLong Beach Street Circuit30 March 1980Nelson PiquetBrabham Ford801:50:18.550
5BelgiumCircuit Zolder4 May 1980Didier PironiLigier Ford721:38:46.510
6MonacoCircuit de Monaco18 May 1980Carlos ReutemannWilliams Ford761:55:34.365
7FranceCircuit Paul Ricard29 June 1980Alan JonesWilliams Ford541:32:43.420
8Great BritainSilverstone Circuit13 July 1980Alan JonesWilliams Ford761:34:49.228
9GermanyHockenheimring10 August 1980Jacques LaffiteLigier Ford451:22:59.730
10AustriaÖsterreichring17 August 1980Jean-Pierre JabouilleRenault541:26:15.730
11NetherlandsCircuit Park Zandvoort31 August 1980Nelson PiquetBrabham Ford721:38:13.830
12ItalyAutodromo Dino Ferrari14 September 1980Nelson PiquetBrabham Ford601:38:07.520
13CanadaCircuit Île Notre-Dame28 September 1980Alan JonesWilliams Ford701:46:45.530
14USA EastWatkins Glen International5 October 1980Alan JonesWilliams Ford591:34:36.050
1980 Driver Standings
Pos.DriverDriver NationalityTeamPoints
1Alan JonesAustraliaWilliams Ford67
2Nelson PiquetBrazilBrabham Ford54
3Carlos ReutemannArgentinaWilliams Ford42
4Jacques LaffiteFranceLigier Ford34
5Didier PironiFranceLigier Ford32
6Rene ArnouxFranceRenault29
7Elio de AngelisItalyLotus Ford13
8Jean-Pierre JabouilleFranceRenault9
9Riccardo PatreseItalyArrows Ford7
10Keke RosbergFinlandFittipaldi Ford6
10Derek DalyIrelandTyrrell Ford6
10John WatsonGreat BritainMcLaren Ford6
10Jean-Pierre JarierFranceTyrrell Ford6
10Gilles VilleneuveCanadaFerrari6
15Emerson FittipaldiBrazilFittipaldi Ford5
15Alain ProstFranceMcLaren Ford5
17Jochen MassGermanyArrows Ford4
17Bruno GiacomelliItalyAlfa Romeo4
19Jody ScheckterSouth AfricaFerrari2
20Hector RebaqueMexicoBrabham Ford1
20Mario AndrettiUnited StatesLotus Ford1
1980 Constructor Standings
Pos.TeamPoints
1Williams Ford120
2Ligier Ford66
3Brabham Ford55
4Renault38
5Lotus Ford14
6Tyrrell Ford12
7Arrows Ford11
8Fittipaldi Ford11
9McLaren Ford11
10Ferrari8
11Alfa Romeo4
1980 Fastest Laps
RoundGrand PrixDriverTeamTime
1ArgentinaAlan JonesWilliams Ford1:50.450
2BrazilRene ArnouxRenault2:27.310
3South AfricaRene ArnouxRenault1:13.150
4USA WestNelson PiquetBrabham Ford1:19.830
5BelgiumJacques LaffiteLigier Ford1:20.880
6MonacoCarlos ReutemannWilliams Ford1:27.418
7FranceAlan JonesWilliams Ford1:41.450
8Great BritainDidier PironiLigier Ford1:12.368
9GermanyAlan JonesWilliams Ford1:48.490
10AustriaRene ArnouxRenault1:32.530
11NetherlandsRene ArnouxRenault1:19.350
12ItalyAlan JonesWilliams Ford1:36.089
13CanadaDidier PironiLigier Ford1:28.769
14USA EastAlan JonesWilliams Ford1:34.068
1980 Non-Championship Races
Grand PrixCircuitDateWinnerTeamLapsRace Time
SpainCircuito Permanente del Jarama1 June 1980Alan JonesWilliams Ford801:43:14.076