Event: Toyota Grand Prix of the United StatesDate: 7.10.1979
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Circuit (United States), unknown lengthOrganiser: unknown

GP United States

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsReason
1st12Gilles VilleneuveFerrari 312 T4SPA Ferrari SEFAC59
2nd16René ArnouxRenault RS10 TurboRenault-Elf59
3rd3Didier PironiTyrrell 009 FordCandy Team Tyrrell59
4th18Elio de AngelisShadow DN9B FordShadow Racing59
5th9Hans-Joachim StuckATS D3 FordATS/ATS Wheels59
6th7John WatsonMcLaren M29 FordMarlboro Team McLaren58
7th14Emerson FittipaldiFittipaldi F6A FordFittipaldi Automotive54
8th6Nelson PiquetBrabham BT49 FordParmalat Racing53Drive shaft

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsReason
33Derek DalyTyrrell 009 FordCandy Team Tyrrell52Accident
11Jody ScheckterFerrari 312 T4SPA Ferrari SEFAC48Puncture
29Riccardo PatreseArrows A2 FordWarsteiner Arrows Racing Team44Rear suspension
27Alan JonesWilliams FW07 FordAlbilad Saudia Racing Team36Lost wheel
22Marc SurerEnsign N179 FordTeam Ensign32Engine
28Clay RegazzoniWilliams FW07 FordAlbilad Saudia Racing Team29Accident
5Riccardo ZuninoBrabham BT49 FordParmalat Racing25Accident
15Jean-Pierre JabouilleRenault RS10 TurboRenault-Elf24Camshaft belt
20Keke RosbergWolf WR8 FordMichelob Wolf Racing20Accident
8Patrick TambayMcLaren M29 FordMarlboro Team McLaren20Engine
4JarierTyrrell 009 FordCandy Team Tyrrell18Accident
1AndrettiLotus 79 FordMartini Racing Team Lotus16Gearbox
2Carlos ReutemannLotus 79 FordMartini Racing Team Lotus6Accident
26Jacques LaffiteLigier JS11 FordLigier Gitanes3Accident
25Jacky IckxLigier JS11 FordLigier Gitanes2Accident
35Bruno GiacomelliAlfa Romeo T179Alfa Romeo0Accident

Did not qualify:

No.DriversCarEntrantReason
36Vittorio BrambillaAlfa Romeo T179Alfa Romeo
30Jochen MassArrows A2 FordWarsteiner Arrows Racing Team
17Jan LammersShadow DN9B FordSamson Shadow Racing
31Hector RebaqueRebaque HR100 FordRebaque F1 Team
19Alex RibeiroFittipaldi F6A FordFittipaldi Automotive
24Arturo MerzarioMerzario A4 FordTeam Merzario

Practiced:

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsReason
1TMario AndrettiLotus 79 FordMartini Racing Team LotusSpare car
6TNelson PiquetBrabham BT49 FordParmalat RacingSpare car
7TJohn WatsonMcLaren M29 FordMarlboro Team McLarenSpare car
11TJody ScheckterFerrari 312 T4SPA Ferrari SEFACSpare car
26TJacques LaffiteLigier JS11 FordLigier GitanesSpare car

Did not practice:

No.DriversCarEntrantReason
15TRenault RS10 TurboRenault-ElfSpare car
27TWilliams FW07 FordAlbilad Saudia Racing TeamSpare car
29TArrows A1 FordWarsteiner Arrows Racing TeamSpare car
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