1979 Italy Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Monza circuit. Full information

1979 Italy Grand Prix poster

1979 Italy Grand Prix poster

1979 Italy Grand Prix

1979 Italy Grand Prix is 326th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Monza circuit. Jean-Pierre Jabouille won the pole position, Jody Scheckter won this race. This was his 10th victory. Gilles Villeneuve and Clay Regazzoni also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 50 laps (290 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1979 Netherlands Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1979 Canada Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1979 Italy Grand Prix

79th victory for the Ferrari team
10th victory for the Jody Scheckter
33rd podium for the Jody Scheckter
7th podium for the Gilles Villeneuve
27th podium for the Clay Regazzoni

Jody Scheckter - Winner of the 1979 Italy Grand Prix

Jody Scheckter - Winner of the 1979 Italy Grand Prix

1979 Italy Grand Prix

1979 Italy Grand Prix

Ferrari 312T4 - 1979 Italy Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 312T4 - 1979 Italy Grand Prix winner

1979 Italy Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jody Scheckter 9.00  1h 22m 00.22s  ( 212.186 km/h ) 50 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
2 Gilles Villeneuve 6.00  1h 22m 00.68s  ( +00.46s ) 50 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
3 Clay Regazzoni 4.00  1h 22m 05.00s  ( +04.78s ) 50 Albilad-Saudia Racing Team
4 Niki Lauda 3.00  1h 22m 54.62s  ( +54.40s ) 50 Parmalat Racing Team
5 Mario Andretti 2.00  1h 22m 59.92s  ( +59.70s ) 50 Martini Racing Team Lotus
6 Jean-Pierre Jarier 1.00  1h 23m 01.77s  ( +1m 01.55s ) 50 Candy Tyrrell Team
7 Carlos Reutemann 0  1h 23m 24.36s  ( +1m 24.14s ) 50 Martini Racing Team Lotus
8 Emerson Fittipaldi 0   49 Fittipaldi Automotive
9 Alan Jones 0   49 Albilad-Saudia Racing Team
10 Didier Pironi 0   49 Candy Tyrrell Team
11 Hans Joachim Stuck 0   49 ATS Wheels
12 Vittorio Brambilla 0   49 Autodelta
13 Riccardo Patrese 0  Undertray 47 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
14 Jean-Pierre Jabouille 0  Engine 45 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Keke Rosberg 0  Engine 41 Olympus Cameras Wolf Racing
ab Jacques Laffite 0  Engine 41 Ligier Gitanes
ab Jacky Ickx 0  Engine 40 Ligier Gitanes
ab Elio De Angelis 0  Clutch 33 Interscope Shadow Racing Team
ab Bruno Giacomelli 0  Spin 28 Autodelta
ab John Watson 0  Collision 13 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab René Arnoux 0  Valve 13 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Patrick Tambay 0  Engine 3 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab Jochen Mass 0  Suspension 3 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
ab Nelson Piquet 0  Accident 1 Parmalat Racing Team
nq Jan Lammers 0     Samson Shadow Racing Team
nq Marc Surer 0     Team Ensign
nq Arturo Merzario 0     Team Merzario
nq Hector Rebaque 0     Team Rebaque

List of all cars for the 1979 Italy Grand Prix on the Monza circuit

Renault RS10

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

Wolf WR8

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Alfa Romeo 179

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Shadow DN9

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Copersucar F6A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Arrows A2

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

ATS D3

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT48

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Ferrari 312T4

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Merzario A4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Rebaque HR100

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M29

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 79

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N179

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Alfa Romeo 177

Alfa Romeo 115-12 F12 3.0

Tyrrell 009

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW07

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS11

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0