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1978 Argentine GP
1977 Brazilian GP

1978 Brazilian GP

1978 South African GP
1979 Brazilian GP
Qualification

January 29, Jacarepagua

Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

PosCar NoDriverCar / EngineTimeDiffPercentageSpeed (km/h)
1
6
Ronnie Peterson Lotus / Ford
1'40.45
- 100.0% 180.305
2
7
James Hunt McLaren / Ford
1'40.53
0.08 100.1% 180.161
3
5
Mario Andretti Lotus / Ford
1'40.62
0.17 100.2% 180.000
4
11
Carlos Reutemann Ferrari / Ferrari
1'40.73
0.28 100.3% 179.803
5
8
Patrick Tambay McLaren / Ford
1'40.94
0.49 100.5% 179.429
6
12
Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari / Ferrari
1'40.97
0.52 100.5% 179.376
7
14
Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi / Ford
1'41.50
1.05 101.0% 178.439
8
27
Alan Jones Williams / Ford
1'41.87
1.42 101.4% 177.791
9
16
Hans-Joachim Stuck Shadow / Ford
1'42.07
1.62 101.6% 177.443
10
1
Niki Lauda Brabham / Alfa Romeo
1'42.08
1.63 101.6% 177.426
11
4
Patrick Depailler Tyrrell / Ford
1'42.10
1.65 101.6% 177.391
12
20
Jody Scheckter Wolf / Ford
1'42.11
1.66 101.7% 177.373
13
30
Brett Lunger McLaren / Ford
1'42.65
2.20 102.2% 176.440
14
26
Jacques Laffite Ligier / Matra
1'42.71
2.26 102.2% 176.337
15
17
Clay Regazzoni Shadow / Ford
1'42.80
2.35 102.3% 176.183
16
10
Jean-Pierre Jarier ATS / Ford
1'42.91
2.46 102.4% 175.995
17
23
Lamberto Leoni Ensign / Ford
1'43.19
2.74 102.7% 175.517
18
36
Riccardo Patrese Arrows / Ford
1'43.19
2.74 102.7% 175.517
19
3
Didier Pironi Tyrrell / Ford
1'43.55
3.10 103.1% 174.907
20
9
Jochen Mass ATS / Ford
1'43.74
3.29 103.3% 174.586
21
2
John Watson Brabham / Alfa Romeo
1'43.75
3.30 103.3% 174.570
22
25
Hector Rebaque Lotus / Ford
1'43.86
3.41 103.4% 174.385
23
22
Danny Ongais Ensign / Ford
1'43.94
3.49 103.5% 174.251
24
18
Rupert Keegan Surtees / Ford
1'44.20
3.75 103.7% 173.816
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37
Arturo Merzario Merzario / Ford
1'44.20
3.75 103.7% 173.816
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32
Eddie Cheever Theodore / Ford
1'44.28
3.83 103.8% 173.682
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19
Vittorio Brambilla Surtees / Ford
1'44.66
4.21 104.2% 173.052
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24
Divina Galica Hesketh / Ford
1'46.79
6.34 106.3% 169.600

Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led