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

1979 Monaco Grand Prix poster

1979 Monaco Grand Prix poster

1979 Monaco Grand Prix

1979 Monaco Grand Prix is 320th Formula 1 race. Passed at the Monaco circuit. Jody Scheckter won the pole position and this race. This was his 9th victory. Clay Regazzoni and Carlos Reutemann also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 76 laps (252 km).

Previous race: 1979 Belgium Grand Prix
Next race: 1979 France Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1979 Monaco Grand Prix

78th victory for the Ferrari team
9th victory for the Jody Scheckter
31st podium for the Jody Scheckter
24th podium for the Clay Regazzoni
29th podium for the Carlos Reutemann

Jody Scheckter - Winner of the 1979 Monaco Grand Prix

Jody Scheckter - Winner of the 1979 Monaco Grand Prix

1979 Monaco Grand Prix

1979 Monaco Grand Prix

Ferrari 312T4 - 1979 Monaco Grand Prix winner

Ferrari 312T4 - 1979 Monaco Grand Prix winner

1979 Monaco Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Jody Scheckter 9.00  1h 55m 22.48s  ( 130.902 km/h ) 76 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
2 Clay Regazzoni 6.00  1h 55m 22.92s  ( +00.44s ) 76 Albilad-Saudia Racing Team
3 Carlos Reutemann 4.00  1h 55m 31.05s  ( +08.57s ) 76 Martini Racing Team Lotus
4 John Watson 3.00  1h 56m 03.79s  ( +41.31s ) 76 Marlboro Team McLaren
5 Patrick Depailler 2.00  Engine 74 Ligier Gitanes
6 Jochen Mass 1.00   69 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
7 Nelson Piquet 0  Transmission 68 Parmalat Racing Team
8 Jean-Pierre Jabouille 0   68 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Jacques Laffite 0  Gearbox 55 Ligier Gitanes
ab Gilles Villeneuve 0  Differential 54 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Alan Jones 0  Accident 43 Albilad-Saudia Racing Team
ab Jean-Pierre Jarier 0  Suspension 34 Candy Tyrrell Team
ab Hans Joachim Stuck 0  Wheel lost 30 ATS Wheels
ab Niki Lauda 0  Collision 21 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Mario Andretti 0  Suspension 21 Martini Racing Team Lotus
ab Didier Pironi 0  Collision 21 Candy Tyrrell Team
ab Emerson Fittipaldi 0  Valve 17 Fittipaldi Automotive
ab René Arnoux 0  Steering 8 Equipe Renault Elf
ab James Hunt 0  Transmission 4 Olympus Cameras Wolf Racing
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Suspension 4 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
nq Patrick Tambay 0     Marlboro Team McLaren
nq Jan Lammers 0     Samson Shadow Racing Team
nq Elio De Angelis 0     Interscope Shadow Racing Team
nq Derek Daly 0     Team Ensign
npq Gianfranco Brancatelli 0     Team Merzario
f Hector Rebaque 0  Not present   Team Rebaque

List of all cars for the 1979 Monaco Grand Prix on the Monaco circuit

Copersucar F5A

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT48

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Tyrrell 009

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N179

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Arrows A1B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Shadow DN9

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M28

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW07

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 80

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312T4

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Wolf WR7

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

ATS D2

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Lotus 79

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Merzario A2

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Renault RS10

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

Ligier JS11

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0