1980 Canada Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Montréal circuit. Full information

1980 Canada Grand Prix poster

1980 Canada Grand Prix poster

1980 Canada Grand Prix

1980 Canada Grand Prix is 341st Formula 1 race. Passed at the Montréal circuit. Nelson Piquet won the pole position, Alan Jones won this race. This was his 9th victory. Carlos Reutemann and Didier Pironi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 70 laps (309 km).

Previous race: 1980 Italy Grand Prix
Next race: 1980 USA East Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1980 Canada Grand Prix

10th victory for the Williams team
9th victory for the Alan Jones
17th podium for the Alan Jones
36th podium for the Carlos Reutemann
6th podium for the Didier Pironi

Alan Jones - Winner of the 1980 Canada Grand Prix

Alan Jones - Winner of the 1980 Canada Grand Prix

1980 Canada Grand Prix

1980 Canada Grand Prix

Williams FW07B - 1980 Canada Grand Prix winner

Williams FW07B - 1980 Canada Grand Prix winner

1980 Canada Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alan Jones 9.00  1h 46m 45.53s  ( 173.494 km/h ) 70 Albilad-Williams Racing Team
2 Carlos Reutemann 6.00  1h 47m 01.07s  ( +15.54s ) 70 Albilad-Williams Racing Team
3 Didier Pironi 4.00  Jump start (1 mn penalty) 1h 47m 04.66s  ( +19.13s ) 70 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
4 John Watson 3.00  1h 47m 16.51s  ( +30.98s ) 70 Marlboro Team McLaren
5 Gilles Villeneuve 2.00  1h 47m 40.76s  ( +55.23s ) 70 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
6 Hector Rebaque 1.00   69 Parmalat Racing Team
7 Jean-Pierre Jarier 0   69 Candy Tyrrell Team
8 Jacques Laffite 0  Out of fuel 68 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
9 Keke Rosberg 0   68 Skol Fittipaldi Team
10 Elio De Angelis 0   68 Team Essex Lotus
11 Jochen Mass 0   67 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
12 Jan Lammers 0   66 Unipart Racing Team
ab Alain Prost 0  Accident 41 Marlboro Team McLaren
ab René Arnoux 0  Gearbox 39 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Jean-Pierre Jabouille 0  Accident 25 Equipe Renault Elf
ab Nelson Piquet 0  Engine 23 Parmalat Racing Team
ab Mario Andretti 0  Engine 11 Team Essex Lotus
ab Emerson Fittipaldi 0  Gearbox 8 Skol Fittipaldi Team
ab Andrea De Cesaris 0  Engine 8 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
ab Eddie Cheever 0  Fuel pump 8 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Bruno Giacomelli 0  Skirt 7 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Collision 6 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
nq Jody Scheckter 0     Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
ab Derek Daly 0  Pile-up 0 Candy Tyrrell Team
nq Marc Surer 0     Team ATS
f Geoff Lees 0  Car unavailable   Unipart Racing Team
ab Mike Thackwell 0  Car race by team mate 0 Candy Tyrrell Team
nq Rupert Keegan 0     RAM/Penthouse-Rizla Racing
nq Kevin Cogan 0     RAM/Rainbow Jeans Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1980 Canada Grand Prix on the Montréal circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Nelson Piquet 1'27''328 Parmalat Racing Team
2 Alan Jones 1'28''164 Albilad-Williams Racing Team
3 Didier Pironi 1'28''322 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
4 Bruno Giacomelli 1'28''575 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
5 Carlos Reutemann 1'28''663 Albilad-Williams Racing Team
6 Keke Rosberg 1'28''702 Skol Fittipaldi Team
7 John Watson 1'28''755 Marlboro Team McLaren
8 Andrea De Cesaris 1'29''026 Marlboro Team Alfa Romeo
9 Jacques Laffite 1'29''130 Equipe Ligier Gitanes
10 Hector Rebaque 1'29''377 Parmalat Racing Team
11 Riccardo Patrese 1'29''400 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
12 Alain Prost 1'29''804 Marlboro Team McLaren
13 Jean-Pierre Jabouille 1'29''932 Equipe Renault Elf
14 Eddie Cheever 1'29''937 Osella Squadra Corse
15 Jean-Pierre Jarier 1'30''070 Candy Tyrrell Team
16 Emerson Fittipaldi 1'30''294 Skol Fittipaldi Team
17 Elio De Angelis 1'30''316 Team Essex Lotus
18 Mario Andretti 1'30''559 Team Essex Lotus
19 Jan Lammers 1'30''668 Unipart Racing Team
20 Derek Daly 1'30''791 Candy Tyrrell Team
21 Jochen Mass 1'30''831 Warsteiner Arrows Racing Team
22 Gilles Villeneuve 1'30''855 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
23 René Arnoux 1'30''912 Equipe Renault Elf
24 Mike Thackwell 1'31''036 Candy Tyrrell Team
25 Marc Surer 1'31''169 Team ATS
26 Jody Scheckter 1'31''688 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
27 Rupert Keegan 1'32''638 RAM/Penthouse-Rizla Racing
28 Kevin Cogan 1'32''745 RAM/Rainbow Jeans Racing
0 Geoff Lees 0 Unipart Racing Team

List of all cars for the 1980 Canada Grand Prix on the Montréal circuit

Fittipaldi F8

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW07

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Renault RE20

Renault EF1 V6 t 1.5

McLaren M29

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Arrows A3

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

McLaren M30

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Williams FW07B

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Alfa Romeo 179

Alfa Romeo 1260 V12 3.0

Lotus 81

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ferrari 312T5

Ferrari 015 F12 3.0

Tyrrell 010

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Osella FA1

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ligier JS11/15

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Ensign N180

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Brabham BT49

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

ATS D4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0