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1979 Season
o  Season Overview
o  Drivers' Championship
o  Constructors' Championship
o  Race Results
o  Poles and Fastest Laps
o  Participations Matrix
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o  Calendar

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1978
Season Overview

1979

1980
Include non-championship races

Races
DateEventCircuitPole PositionWinner
January 21Argentine GPBuenos AiresJacques LaffiteJacques Laffite
February 4Brazilian GPInterlagosJacques LaffiteJacques Laffite
March 3South African GPKyalamiJean-Pierre JabouilleGilles Villeneuve
April 8US West GPLong BeachGilles VilleneuveGilles Villeneuve
April 29Spanish GPJaramaJacques LaffitePatrick Depailler
May 13Belgian GPZolderJacques LaffiteJody Scheckter
May 27Monaco GPMonte CarloJody ScheckterJody Scheckter
July 1French GPDijonJean-Pierre JabouilleJean-Pierre Jabouille
July 14British GPSilverstoneAlan JonesClay Regazzoni
July 29German GPHockenheimJean-Pierre JabouilleAlan Jones
August 12Austrian GPOsterreichringRené ArnouxAlan Jones
August 26Dutch GPZandvoortRené ArnouxAlan Jones
September 9Italian GPMonzaJean-Pierre JabouilleJody Scheckter
September 30Canadian GPMontréalAlan JonesAlan Jones
October 7United States GPWatkins GlenAlan JonesGilles Villeneuve
Constructors' Championship
1Ferrari / Ferrari113
2Williams / Ford75
3Ligier / Ford61
4Lotus / Ford39
5Tyrrell / Ford28
6Renault / Renault26
7McLaren / Ford15
8Brabham / Alfa Romeo7
Points System
PositionPoints
1st
9
2nd
6
3rd
4
4th
3
5th
2
6th
1
Summary of Regulations
Engine1500 cc (supercharged / turbocharged), 3000 cc (normally aspirated)
Cylinders12 (maximum)
Weight575 kg (minimum)