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The 1979 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One race held on 27 May 1979 at Monaco.

Classification Edit

Pos No Driver Constructor Laps Time/Retired Grid Points
1 11 22px-Flag of South Africa 1928 svg Jody Scheckter Ferrari 76 1:55:22.48 1 9
2 28 20px-Flag of Switzerland Clay Regazzoni Williams-Ford 76 +0.44 secs 16 6
3 2 25px-ARGENntina Carlos Reutemann Lotus-Ford 76 +8.57 secs 11 4
4 7 22px-Flag of the United Kingdom John Watson McLaren-Ford 76 +41.31 secs 14 3
5 25 22px-Flag of France Patrick Depailler Ligier-Ford 75 Engine 3 2
6 30 Flag of Germany Jochen Mass Arrows-Ford 69 +7 Laps 8 1
Ret 6 25px-Brazilflag Nelson Piquet Brabham-Alfa Romeo 68 Transmission 18
NC 15 22px-Flag of France Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault 68 +8 Laps 20
Ret 26 22px-Flag of France Jacques Laffite Ligier-Ford 55 Gearbox 5
Ret 12 25px-Canadaflag Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 54 Transmission 2
Ret 27 25px-AustraliaFLAG Alan Jones Williams-Ford 43 Steering 9
Ret 4 22px-Flag of France Jean-Pierre Jarier Tyrrell-Ford 34 Suspension 6
Ret 9 Flag of Germany Hans Joachim Stuck ATS-Ford 30 Wheel 12
Ret 5 22px-Flag of Austria Niki Lauda Brabham-Alfa Romeo 21 Accident 4
Ret 3 22px-Flag of France Didier Pironi Tyrrell-Ford 21 Accident 7
Ret 1 USAflagsmall Mario Andretti Lotus-Ford 21 Suspension 13
Ret 14 25px-Brazilflag Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi-Ford 17 Engine 17
Ret 16 22px-Flag of France René Arnoux Renault 8 Accident 19
Ret 20 22px-Flag of the United Kingdom James Hunt Wolf-Ford 4 Transmission 10
Ret 29 22px-Flag of Italy Riccardo Patrese Arrows-Ford 4 Suspension 15
DNQ 18 22px-Flag of Italy Elio de Angelis Shadow-Ford
DNQ 8 22px-Flag of France Patrick Tambay McLaren-Ford
DNQ 17 22px-Flag of the Netherlands Jan Lammers Shadow-Ford
DNQ 22 22px-Flag of Ireland Derek Daly Ensign-Ford
DNPQ 24 22px-Flag of Italy Gianfranco Brancatelli Merzario-Ford

Notes Edit


Standings after the raceEdit

Drivers' Championship standings
Pos Driver Points
1 22px-Flag of South Africa 1928 svg Jody Scheckter 30 (34)
2 22px-Flag of France Jacques Laffite 24
3 25px-Canadaflag Gilles Villeneuve 20
4 22px-Flag of France Patrick Depailler 20 (22)
5 25px-ARGENntina Carlos Reutemann 20 (25)
Constructors' Championship standings
Pos Constructor Points
1 22px-Flag of Italy Ferrari 54
2 22px-Flag of France Ligier-Ford 46
3 22px-Flag of the United Kingdom Lotus-Ford 37
4 22px-Flag of the United Kingdom Tyrrell-Ford 15
5 22px-Flag of the United Kingdom Williams-Ford 10
  • Note: Only the top five positions are included for both sets of standings. Only the best 4 results from the first 7 races and the best 4 results from the last 8 races counted towards the Drivers' Championship. Numbers without parentheses are Championship points; numbers in parentheses are total points scored.


Previous race:
1979 Belgian Grand Prix
FIA Formula One World Championship
1979 season
Next race:
1979 French Grand Prix
Previous race:
1978 Monaco Grand Prix
Monaco Grand Prix Next race:
1980 Monaco Grand Prix


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