1979 Germany Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Hockenheim circuit. Full information

1979 Germany Grand Prix poster

1979 Germany Grand Prix poster

1979 Germany Grand Prix

1979 Germany Grand Prix is 323rd Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Hockenheim circuit. Jean-Pierre Jabouille won the pole position, Alan Jones won this race. This was his 2nd victory. Clay Regazzoni and Jacques Laffite also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 45 laps (306 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1979 Britain Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1979 Austria Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1979 Germany Grand Prix

2nd victory for the Williams team
2nd victory for the Alan Jones
5th podium for the Alan Jones
26th podium for the Clay Regazzoni
12th podium for the Jacques Laffite

Alan Jones - Winner of the 1979 Germany Grand Prix

Alan Jones - Winner of the 1979 Germany Grand Prix

1979 Germany Grand Prix

1979 Germany Grand Prix

Williams FW07 - 1979 Germany Grand Prix winner

Williams FW07 - 1979 Germany Grand Prix winner

1979 Germany Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alan Jones 9.00  1h 24m 48.83s  ( 216.124 km/h ) 45 Albilad-Saudia Racing Team
2 Clay Regazzoni 6.00  1h 24m 51.74s  ( +02.91s ) 45 Albilad-Saudia Racing Team
3 Jacques Laffite 4.00  1h 25m 07.22s  ( +18.39s ) 45 Ligier Gitanes
4 Jody Scheckter 3.00  1h 25m 20.03s  ( +31.20s ) 45 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 John Watson 2.00  1h 26m 26.63s  ( +1m 37.80s ) 45 Marlboro Team McLaren
6 Jochen Mass 1.00   44 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
7 Geoff Lees 0   44 Candy Tyrrell Team
8 Gilles Villeneuve 0   44 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
9 Didier Pironi 0   44 Candy Tyrrell Team
10 Jan Lammers 0   44 Samson Shadow Racing Team
11 Elio De Angelis 0   43 Interscope Shadow Racing Team
12 Nelson Piquet 0  Engine 42 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Puncture 34 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
ab Patrick Tambay 0  Suspension 30 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab Keke Rosberg 0  Oil pressure 29 Olympus Cameras Wolf Racing
ab Niki Lauda 0  Engine 27 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Jacky Ickx 0  Puncture 24 Ligier Gitanes
ab Hector Rebaque 0  Handling 22 Team Rebaque
ab Mario Andretti 0  Transmission 16 Martini Racing Team Lotus
ab René Arnoux 0  Puncture 9 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Jean-Pierre Jabouille 0  Spin 7 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Emerson Fittipaldi 0  Ignition 4 Fittipaldi Automotive
ab Carlos Reutemann 0  Accident 1 Martini Racing Team Lotus
ab Hans Joachim Stuck 0  Suspension 0 ATS Wheels
nq Patrick Gaillard 0     Team Ensign
nq Arturo Merzario 0     Team Merzario

List of all cars for the 1979 Germany Grand Prix on the Hockenheim circuit

Merzario A4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Tyrrell 009

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT48

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Ferrari 312T4

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Ensign N179

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 79

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS11

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Renault RS10

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

Wolf WR8

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW07

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN9

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Arrows A2

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M29

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

ATS D2

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Copersucar F6A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0