1978 Nogaro Grand Prix in Formula 2 at the Nogaro circuit. Full information

1978 Nogaro Grand Prix

1978 Nogaro Grand Prix is 139th Formula 2 race. Passed at the Nogaro circuit. Bruno Giacomelli won the pole position and this race. This was his 8th victory. Marc Surer and Derek Daly also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 65 laps (203 km).

Previous race: 1978 Donington F2
Next race: 1978 Mediterranean Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1978 Nogaro Grand Prix

5th victory for the Polifac BMW Junior Team team
8th victory for the Bruno Giacomelli
10th podium for the Bruno Giacomelli
7th podium for the Marc Surer
3rd podium for the Derek Daly

March 782 - 1978 Nogaro Grand Prix winner

March 782 #8 - 1978 Nogaro Grand Prix winner

1978 Nogaro Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Bruno Giacomelli March 782, #8 9 1h 19m 12.23s 0 Polifac BMW Junior Team
2 Marc Surer March 782, #9 6 1h 19m 28.43s 0 Polifac BMW Junior Team
3 Derek Daly Chevron B42, #19 4 1h 19m 41.43s 0 Chevron Cars
4 Alberto Colombo March 782, #25 3 1h 19m 42.64s 0 Sanremo Racing
5 Ingo Hoffmann March 782, #7 2 1h 19m 56.67s 0 Project 4 Racing
6 Geoff Lees Chevron B42, #99 1 1h 20m 5.32s 0 Raven Racing
7 Manfred Winkelhock March 782, #10 0 64 laps 0 Polifac BMW Junior Team
8 Piercarlo Ghinzani March 782, #21 0 64 laps 0 Euroracing
9 Eddie Cheever March 782, #6 0 64 laps 0 Project 4 Racing
10 Piero Necchi March 782, #39 0 64 laps 0 Astra Racing
11 Richard Dallest AGS JH15, #48 0 64 laps 0 Sol-Amor GPA Motul
12 Elio De Angelis Chevron B42, #4 0 64 laps 0 Chevron Cars
13 Eje Elgh Chevron B42, #15 0 64 laps 0 Fred Opert Racing
14 Sandro Cinotti Chevron B42, #41 0 64 laps 0 Roloil Racing Team
15 Beppe Gabbiani Chevron B42, #11 0 63 laps 0 Trivellato Racing Team
16 Don Breidenbach Chevron B42, #77 0 63 laps 0 Briggs Racing Enterprises
17 Keke Rosberg Chevron B42, #14 0 60 laps Fuel pipe 0 Fred Opert Racing
0 Alex Ribeiro March 782, #23 0 26 laps Metering unit 0 Alex Ribeiro
0 Jean-Pierre Jaussaud Chevron B42, #18 0 23 laps Overheating 0 Chevron Cars
0 Miguel Angel Guerra Chevron B42, #17 0 16 laps Driveshaft 0 Minardi Team
0 Jacques Laffite March 782, #1 0 14 laps Wheel 0 Maublanc Racing Services
0 Brian Henton March 782, #24 0 12 laps Clutch 0 Brian Henton
0 Ricardo Zunino March 782, #26 0 0 March Engineering
0 Alain Couderc March 782, #35 0 0 Maublanc Racing Services
0 Giacomo Agostini Chevron B42, #12 0 0 laps 0 Trivellato Racing Team
0 Michael Bleekemolen Chevron B42, #16 0 0 laps Metering unit 0 Fred Opert Racing
0 Bernard De Dryver March 782, #31 0 0 laps Clutch 0 Bob Salisbury Racing
0 Rad Dougall March 782, #37 0 0 laps Driveshaft 0 Toleman Group Motorsport
0 Peter Scharmann Ralt RT1, #50 0 0 laps Overheating 0 Manfred Cassani
0 J David Briggs Chevron B42, #71 0 0 laps Wheel 0 Briggs Racing Enterprises

Qualifying Results for the 1978 Nogaro Grand Prix on the Nogaro circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Bruno Giacomelli March 782, #8 1m 10.59s Polifac BMW Junior Team
2 Brian Henton March 782, #24 1m 10.87s Brian Henton
3 Derek Daly Chevron B42, #19 1m 11.11s Chevron Cars
4 Alberto Colombo March 782, #25 1m 11.19s Sanremo Racing
5 Geoff Lees Chevron B42, #99 1m 11.2s Raven Racing
6 Marc Surer March 782, #9 1m 11.23s Polifac BMW Junior Team
7 Piero Necchi March 782, #39 1m 11.47s Astra Racing
8 Ingo Hoffmann March 782, #7 1m 11.71s Project 4 Racing
9 Manfred Winkelhock March 782, #10 1m 11.73s Polifac BMW Junior Team
10 Eddie Cheever March 782, #6 1m 11.85s Project 4 Racing
11 Piercarlo Ghinzani March 782, #21 1m 11.95s Euroracing
12 Keke Rosberg Chevron B42, #14 1m 12.01s Fred Opert Racing
13 Richard Dallest AGS JH15, #48 1m 12.05s Sol-Amor GPA Motul
14 Beppe Gabbiani Chevron B42, #11 1m 12.56s Trivellato Racing Team
15 Miguel Angel Guerra Chevron B42, #17 1m 12.64s Minardi Team
16 Eje Elgh Chevron B42, #15 1m 12.68s Fred Opert Racing
17 Elio De Angelis Chevron B42, #4 1m 12.74s Chevron Cars
18 Alex Ribeiro March 782, #23 1m 12.8s Alex Ribeiro
19 Sandro Cinotti Chevron B42, #41 1m 12.83s Roloil Racing Team
20 Jean-Pierre Jaussaud Chevron B42, #18 1m 12.88s Chevron Cars
21 Alain Couderc March 782, #35 1m 12.95s Maublanc Racing Services
22 Don Breidenbach Chevron B42, #77 1m 12.99s Briggs Racing Enterprises
23 Ricardo Zunino March 782, #26 1m 12.99s March Engineering
24 Jacques Laffite March 782, #1 1m 13.04s Maublanc Racing Services
25 Michael Bleekemolen Chevron B42, #16 1m 13.44s Fred Opert Racing
26 Bernard De Dryver March 782, #31 1m 13.44s Bob Salisbury Racing
27 Rad Dougall March 782, #37 1m 13.45s Toleman Group Motorsport
28 Peter Scharmann Ralt RT1, #50 1m 13.45s Manfred Cassani
29 J David Briggs Chevron B42, #71 1m 13.71s Briggs Racing Enterprises
30 Giacomo Agostini Chevron B42, #12 1m 14.56s Trivellato Racing Team

List of all cars for the 1978 Nogaro Grand Prix on the Nogaro circuit

Chevron B42

Ferrari