1979 Hockenheim F2 in Formula 2 at the Hockenheim circuit. Full information

1979 Hockenheim F2

1979 Hockenheim F2 is 150th Formula 2 race. Passed at the Hockenheim circuit. Stephen South won the pole position and this race. This was his 1st victory. Derek Daly and Beppe Gabbiani also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 40 laps (272 km).

Previous race: 1979 Pau Grand Prix
Next race: 1979 Zandvoort F2

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1979 Hockenheim F2

3rd victory for the Project 4 Racing team
1st victory for the Stephen South
1st podium for the Stephen South
7th podium for the Derek Daly
2nd podium for the Beppe Gabbiani

1979 Hockenheim F2 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Stephen South March 792, #8 9 1h 20m 56.57s 0 Project 4 Racing
2 Derek Daly March 792, #7 6 1h 21m 9.49s 0 Project 4 Racing
3 Beppe Gabbiani March 792, #3 4 1h 21m 34.21s 0 Polifac BMW Junior Team
4 Patrick Gaillard Chevron B48, #39 3 1h 21m 58.17s 0 Chevron Racing Team
5 Marc Surer March 792, #1 2 1h 22m 13.4s 0 Polifac BMW Junior Team
6 Bobby Rahal Chevron B48, #6 1 1h 22m 26.08s 0 Chevron Racing Team
7 Markus Hottinger March 792, #26 0 1h 22m 27.21s 0 Jagermeister Racing Team
8 Norman Dickson March 792, #21 0 1h 23m 35.74s 0 Dicksons of Perth
9 Walter Raus March 792, #29 0 39 laps Mechanical 0 OASC Racing Team
10 Eje Elgh March 792, #22 0 37 laps 0 Team Tiga
0 Alberto Colombo March 782, #11 0 30 laps Not classified 0 Sanremo Racing
0 Teo Fabi March 792, #4 0 34 laps Throttle linkage 0 March Engineering
0 Juan Traverso March 792, #5 0 31 laps Engine 0 Bob Salisbury Racing
0 Hans-Joachim Stuck March 792, #10 0 26 laps Engine 0 Polifac BMW Junior Team
0 Huub Rothengatter Chevron B48, #23 0 23 laps Accident 0 Racing Team Holland
0 Siegfried Stohr March 792, #19 0 21 laps Accident 0 Trivellato Racing Team
0 Ariel Bakst March 782, #12 0 20 laps Accident 0 Sanremo Racing
0 Miguel Angel Guerra March 792, #16 0 20 laps Accident 0 Minardi Team
0 Derek Warwick March 792, #77 0 19 laps Accident 0 Team BP with Theodore Racing
0 Brian Henton Ralt RT2, #14 0 15 laps Gearbox 0 Toleman Group Motorsport
0 Eddie Cheever Osella FA2/79, #9 0 9 laps Accident 0 Osella Squadra Corse
0 Eugen Strahl March 782, #45 0 5 laps Engine 0 Lista Racing Team
0 Rad Dougall Ralt RT2, #15 0 1 laps Accident 0 Toleman Group Motorsport
0 Armin Hahne Maurer MM1, #27 0 0 Mampe Maurer Team

Qualifying Results for the 1979 Hockenheim F2 on the Hockenheim circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Stephen South March 792, #8 1m 58.36s Project 4 Racing
2 Marc Surer March 792, #1 1m 58.93s Polifac BMW Junior Team
3 Hans-Joachim Stuck March 792, #10 1m 59.12s Polifac BMW Junior Team
4 Alberto Colombo March 782, #11 1m 59.28s Sanremo Racing
5 Derek Daly March 792, #7 1m 59.3s Project 4 Racing
6 Eddie Cheever Osella FA2/79, #9 1m 59.69s Osella Squadra Corse
7 Rad Dougall Ralt RT2, #15 1m 59.7s Toleman Group Motorsport
8 Brian Henton Ralt RT2, #14 1m 59.79s Toleman Group Motorsport
9 Teo Fabi March 792, #4 1m 59.86s March Engineering
10 Markus Hottinger March 792, #26 1m 59.97s Jagermeister Racing Team
11 Bobby Rahal Chevron B48, #6 2m 0.3s Chevron Racing Team
12 Derek Warwick March 792, #77 2m 0.45s Team BP with Theodore Racing
13 Miguel Angel Guerra March 792, #16 2m 0.62s Minardi Team
14 Eje Elgh March 792, #22 2m 0.63s Team Tiga
15 Patrick Gaillard Chevron B48, #39 2m 0.64s Chevron Racing Team
16 Beppe Gabbiani March 792, #3 2m 0.78s Polifac BMW Junior Team
17 Ariel Bakst March 782, #12 2m 0.92s Sanremo Racing
18 Juan Traverso March 792, #5 2m 1.43s Bob Salisbury Racing
19 Huub Rothengatter Chevron B48, #23 2m 1.49s Racing Team Holland
20 Siegfried Stohr March 792, #19 2m 1.5s Trivellato Racing Team
21 Norman Dickson March 792, #21 2m 2.21s Dicksons of Perth
22 Walter Raus March 792, #29 2m 3.75s OASC Racing Team
23 Eugen Strahl March 782, #45 2m 4.51s Lista Racing Team
24 Armin Hahne Maurer MM1, #27 2m 12.34s Mampe Maurer Team

List of all cars for the 1979 Hockenheim F2 on the Hockenheim circuit

Ralt RT2

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