Lotus 79

Note: These statistics are based only on the results available in the RSC archive database.
They cannot be modified or updated on their own and do not necessary cover all events ever held
but rather just major sports car events plus meetings selected by RSC.

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General figures:
Data covers years:1978-1980
Number of events:31 (including 2 races where did not start)
Total entries:90 (contains 29 finishes and 31 retirements, finishing ratio: 48%)
Photos in Gallery:39 (43% of all entries)
Achievements:
Wins:6Additional class wins0
Second place finishes:6Top 3 finishes0
Third place finishes:4Races finished on podium13
Best result (count):1st (6x)Pole positions11
Notes of interest:
Most frequent drivers:Mario Andretti (34), Carlos Reutemann (24), Hector Rebaque (11), Ronnie Peterson (8), Jean-Pierre Jarier (3)
Most frequent chassis:79/R2 (21), 79/R1 (20), 79/R4 (19), 79/R3 (15), 79/R5 (13), 79/RX (2)
Most frequent tracks:Zeltweg (7), Zandvoort (7), Monza (7), Hockenheim (7), Jarama (6), Montreal (6), Watkins Glen (6), Silverstone (5), Zolder (5), Buenos Aires (5), Interlagos (5), Long Beach (4)
Most frequent countries:USA (10), GB (9), I (8), NL (7), D (7), A (7), F (6), E (6), CDN (6), BR (5), B (5), RA (5), ZA (4)

Chassis Numbers:

2 - Lotus 79 Ford #79/R5 - Martini Racing Team Lotus5 - Lotus 79 Ford #79/R4 - John Player Team Lotus
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