Event: Pentax Silverstone Tourist TrophyDate: 16.9.1979
Track: Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit (United Kingdom), 4.719 kmsOrganiser: BRDC

Tourist Trophy

(Grid Positions)

GridNo.DriversCarEntrantQ Time
1st3Martino Finotto / Carlo FacettiBMW 3.0 CSLJolly Club Milano1:36.220
2nd1Umberto Grano / Eddy JoosenBMW 3.0 CSLBMW Italy1:36.500
3rd2Pierre Dieudonné / Raijmond van Hove / Jean XhencevalBMW 3.0 CSLLuigi Racing1:37.300
4th12Harald Neger / Roman Loibnegger / Heribert WerginzBMW 530iRacing Corporation Vienna1:39.400
5th55Jörg Denzel / Hans HeyerFord Escort II RSD&W Zakspeed Team1:39.710
6th54Siegfried Müller, Jr. / Klaus NiedzwiedzFord Escort II RSD&W Zakspeed Team1:39.730
7th19Stuart Graham / Tiff NeedellFord Capri III 3.0SFabergé Racing/Lee Jeans1:40.680
8th25H. Tippet / David Palmer / Tom WalkinshawMazda RX-7Tom Walkinshaw Racing1:40.760
9th56Pete King / David Da Costa / Dave McPhersonFord Escort II RS 1800Ronnie Scott's Club/Valprint/Withers1:40.770
10th17Gordon Spice / Peter Clark / Chris CraftFord Capri III 3.0SGordon Spice Racing1:41.470
11th33Jeff Allam / Stuart PattersonFord Capri III 3.0SAllam Motor Services Racing with BP1:42.600
12th36Brian Muir / Win PercyFord Capri III 3.0SBrowne and Day1:42.660
13th31David Brodie / Dave MatthewsFord Capri II 3.0SDavid Brodie1:42.870
14th51Karl-Heinz Gürthler / Karl-Heinz SchäferToyota CelicaPostert Toyota Team1:42.890
15th71Derek Bell / Richard LloydVW Golf GTiThe Akai Golf1:43.090
16th40Vince Woodman / Jonathan BuncombeFord Capri III 3.0SEquipe Esso1:43.190
17th37Rad Dougall / Martin ThomasFord Capri III 3.0SToleman Group Motorsport1:43.410
18th74Hans-Joachim Nowak / Willi BergmeisterAudi 80 GTERenngemeinschaft MSCC Langenfeld1:43.450
19th39Les Blackburn / Gordon BruceFord Capri III 3.0SVoxson Car Sound Systems1:43.590
20th38Chris Craft / Peter Clark / Gordon SpiceFord Capri III 3.0SGordon Spice Racing1:43.890
21st73Fred Rosterg / Manfred TrintAudi 80 GTEKilian Tuning1:44.160
22nd11Pete Lovett / John Cooper / John MorrisonBMW 530iDick Lovett (Specialist Cars) Ltd.1:44.200
24th34Jack Robertson / Phil DowsettFord Capri III 3.0SIndustrial Control Services Ltd.1:44.630
25th72Bo Wiedesheim / Thomas LindströmVW SciroccoTL Racing AB1:45.280
26th66Rex Greenslade / Chuck Nicholson / Gerry MarshallTriumph Dolomite SprintTeam Triplex with Esso and Motor1:45.520
27th65Gerry Marshall / Roger ClarkTriumph Dolomite SprintTeam Triplex with Esso and Motor1:46.040
28th44Andy Rouse / Tony DronOpel Monza 3.0EDealer Opel Team1:46.410
29th53Paul Geisser / Armin BuschorBMW 320Eggenberger Motorsport1:46.740
30th20Siegfried Müller / Bernd RingshausenFord Capri III 3.0SEichberg Racing1:46.880
31st61Tony Lanfranchi / Barrie WilliamsVauxhall MagnumLondon Sports Car Centre/Ego Computers1:47.050
32nd92Petr Samohýl / Josef MichlŠkoda 130 RSDealer Team Skoda1:47.200
33rd70Hartmut Bauer / Helmut GallFord Escort RS 2000K.W.S. Motorsport1:49.920
34th91Zdeněk Vojtěch / Břetislav EngeŠkoda 130 RSBohemia Crystal Team1:48.170
35th7Derek Bell / Barry Sheene / Richard LloydVW Golf GTiThe Akai Golf1:48.400
36th45Johann Weisheidinger / Dietmar HacknerOpel Monza 3.0Abex Pagid Caramba Racing Team1:48.560
38th83Peter Seikel / Willi BergmeisterAudi 80 GTEAbex Pagid Caramba Racing Team1:49.810
39th98Jon Mowatt / Martin PearsonLeyland 1275 GTJon Mowatt1:51.550
40th24David Palmer / John MarkeyMazda RX-5David Palmer1:52.460
41st6Les Delano / Jeremy NightingaleAMC Spirit AMXAmerican Motors Team Highball1:53.090
42nd82Oscar Kessler / Pierre JaminVW Scirocco1:54.840
43rd94Heinz Pütz / Bodo Eichner / Helmut KlinkhammerAudi 50Haribo Lakritzen1:55.730
44th97Richard Mattozza / Oscar KesslerAlfa Romeo Alfasud SprintRichard Mattozza1:57.450

Other present cars:

No.DriversCarEntrant
18Les Blackburn / Gordon BruceFord CapriVoxson Car Sound Systems
69Rolf Rosenkranz / Hans-Günter StoffelFord Escort RS 2000Haribo Lakritzen
76Horst Bonefeld / Klaus LigensaVW SciroccoMisczyk Tuning

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrant
5Mick Hill / Martin BirraneChevrolet CamaroMick Hill Racing
14Eddy FrescoBMW 530Eddy Fresso
21Jonathan Buncombe / Vince WoodmanFord CapriEquipe Esso
27Toni Spiegelsberger / Hermann TomczykOpel Commodore
35Michel de DeyneFord CapriValvoline Racing
62Tony Lanfranchi / Barrie Williams / Alan FosterVauxhall MagnumLondon Sports Car Centre/Ego Computers
68Robert Hanon / Philippe van de VeldeFord Escort RS 2000
95Ali French / Helmut KlinkhammerSimca 1000 Rallye 3Haribo Lakritzen
96Hans Hettelder / Cees de GraafFiat 128Cees de Graaf
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