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1979 Brazilian Grand Prix

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Location São Paulo, Brazil
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The 1979 Brazilian Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on 4 February 1979 at Interlagos.

Race report

The Ligier team dominated the race weekend with their superior ground-effect JS11. Frenchman Jacques Laffite dominated the race weekend and made the most of his superbly set-up Ligier by taking pole position, smashing Jean-Pierre Jarier's 1975 pole time by 7 seconds, setting fastest lap and leading every lap of the race up to the finish. Laffite's teammate Patrick Depailler started and finished 2nd. Laffite and the Ligier team completed their domination of the South American fortnight, Laffite also dominantly won in Argentina.

Classification

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 26 23x15px Jacques Laffite Ligier-Ford 40 1:40:09.64 1 9
2 25 23x15px Patrick Depailler Ligier-Ford 40 +5.28 secs 2 6
3 2 23x15px Carlos Reutemann Lotus-Ford 40 +44.14 secs 3 4
4 3 23x15px Didier Pironi Tyrrell-Ford 40 +1:25.88 8 3
5 12 23x15px Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 39 +1 Lap 5 2
6 11 23x15px Jody Scheckter Ferrari 39 +1 Lap 6 1
7 30 23x15px Jochen Mass Arrows-Ford 39 +1 Lap 19
8 7 23x15px John Watson McLaren-Ford 39 +1 Lap 14
9 29 23x15px Riccardo Patrese Arrows-Ford 39 +1 Lap 16
10 15 23x15px Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault 39 +1 Lap 7
11 14 23x15px Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi-Ford 39 +1 Lap 9
12 18 23x15px Elio de Angelis Shadow-Ford 39 +1 Lap 20
13 22 23x15px Derek Daly Ensign-Ford 39 +1 Lap 23
14 17 23x15px Jan Lammers Shadow-Ford 39 +1 Lap 21
15 28 23x16px Clay Regazzoni Williams-Ford 38 +2 Laps 17
Ret 27 23x15px Alan Jones Williams-Ford 33 Fuel System 13
Ret 9 23x15px Hans Joachim Stuck ATS-Ford 31 Steering 24
Ret 16 23x15px René Arnoux Renault 28 Spun Off 11
Ret 20 23x15px James Hunt Wolf-Ford 7 Steering 10
Ret 8 23x15px Patrick Tambay McLaren-Ford 7 Collision 18
Ret 5 23x15px Niki Lauda Brabham-Alfa Romeo 5 Gearbox 12
Ret 6 23x15px Nelson Piquet Brabham-Alfa Romeo 5 Accident 22
Ret 1 23x15px Mario Andretti Lotus-Ford 2 Fuel Leak 4
Ret 4 23x15px Jean-Pierre Jarier Tyrrell-Ford 0 Electrical 15
DNQ 31 23x15px Hector Rebaque Lotus-Ford
DNQ 24 23x15px Arturo Merzario Merzario-Ford

Notes

Standings after the race

  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings.


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