GRAND PRIX RACES

1978 Results
Round 1 Argentina Jan 15, 1978
Round 2 Brazil Jan 29, 1978
Round 3 South Africa Mar 4, 1978
Round 4 United States West Apr 2, 1978
Round 5 Monaco May 7, 1978
Round 6 Belgium May 21, 1978
Round 7 Spain Jun 4, 1978
Round 8 Sweden Jun 17, 1978
Round 9 France Jul 2, 1978
Round 10 Britain Jul 16, 1978
Round 11 Germany Jul 30, 1978
Round 12 Austria Aug 13, 1978
Round 13 Holland Aug 27, 1978
Round 14 Italy Sep 10, 1978
Round 15 United States East Oct 1, 1978
Round 16 Canada Oct 8, 1978


1978 World Championship of Drivers
___________Driver___________ No 1 No 2 No 3 No 4 No 5 No 6 No 7 No 8 No 9 No 10 No 11 No 12 No 13 No 14 No 15 No 16 No 17 No 18 No 19 Starts Points Place
RA BR ZA US MC B E S F GB D A NL I US CD         7.7  
Mario Andretti 1 4 7 2 11 1 1 R 1 R 1 R 1 6 R 10       16 64 1
Ronnie Peterson 5 R 1 4 R 2 2 3 2 R R 1 2 NR       13 51 2
Carlos Reutemann 7 1 R 1 8 3 R 10 18 1 R DQ 7 3 1 3       16 48 3
Niki Lauda 2 3 R R 2 R R 1 R 2 R R 3 1 R R       16 44 4
Patrick Depailler 3 R 2 3 1 R R R R 4 R 2 R 11 R 5       16 34 5
John Watson R 8 3 R 4 R 5 R 4 3 7 7 4 2 R R       16 25 6
Jody Scheckter 10 R R R 3 R 4 R 6 R 2 R 12 12 3 2       16 24 7
Jacques Laffite 16 9 5 5 R 5 3 7 7 10 3 5 8 4 11 R       16 19 8
Gilles Villeneuve 8 R R R R 4 10 9 12 R 8 3 6 7 R 1       16 17 9
Emerson Fittipaldi 9 2 R 8 9 R R 6 R R 4 4 5 8 5 R       16 17 10
Alan Jones R 11 4 7 R 10 8 R 5 R R R R 13 2 9       16 11 11
Riccardo Patrese 10 R 6 6 R R 2 8 R 9 R R R 4       14 11 12
James Hunt 4 R R R R R 6 8 3 R DQ R 10 R 7 R       16 8 13
Patrick Tambay 6 R R 12 7 R 4 9 6 R R 9 5 6 8       15 8 14
Didier Pironi 14 6 6 R 5 6 12 R 10 R 5 R R NR 10 7       15 7 15
Clay Regazzoni 15 5 NQ 10 NQ R 15 5 R R NQ NC NQ NC 14 NQ       11 4 16
Jean-Pierre Jabouille R R 10 NC 13 R R R R R R R 4 12       14 3 17
Hans-Joachim Stuck 17 R NQ NS R R R 11 11 5 R R R NR R R       13 2 18
Vittorio Brambilla 18 NQ 12 R NQ 13 7 R 17 9 R 6 DQ NR       11 1 19
Derek Daly NP NP NQ NQ R DQ R 10 8 6       6 1 20
Hector Rebaque NQ R 10 NP NP NP R 12 NQ R 6 R 11 NQ R NQ       9 1 21
Brett Lunger 13 R 11 NQ NP 7 NQ NQ R 8 NP 8 R NR 13       9   22
Bruno Giacomelli 8 R 7 R 14       5   23
Jochen Mass 11 7 R R NQ 11 9 13 13 NC R NQ NQ       10   24
Jean-Pierre Jarier 12 NS 8 11 NQ NQ 15 R       5   25
Rene Arnoux NQ NP 9 14 NP 9 R 9 R       6   26
Rolf Stommelen 9 9 R R 14 14 15 NQ DQ NP NP NP 16 NQ       9   27
Nelson Piquet R R R 9 11       5   28
Keke Rosberg R NP NP NQ NP 15 16 R 10 NC R NP R NC       9   29
Rupert Keegan R R R NS R NQ 11 NQ R NQ NQ NQ NS       6   30
Harald Ertl 11 R NQ NQ       2   31
Jacky Ickx R 12 R NQ       3   32
Bobby Rahal 12 R       2   33
Arturo Merzario R NQ R R NP NP NQ NC NQ R NQ NQ R R R NQ       8   34
Michael Bleekemolen NQ NQ R NQ       1   35
Danny Ongais R R NP NP       2   36
Lamberto Leoni R NS NQ NQ       1   37
Beppe Gabbiani NQ NQ           38
Eddie Cheever NQ NQ R       1   39
Davina Galica NQ NQ           40
Emilio de Villota NQ           41
Alberto Colombo NQ NQ NP           42
Carlo Franchi ("Gimax") NQ           43
Geoff Lees NQ           44
Hans Binder NQ           45
Tony Trimmer NQ           46
                                             


World Championship of Drivers - Key

RACES

A - Austrian
B - Belgian
BR - Brazilian
CD - Canadian
D - German
E - Spanish
F - French
GB - British
I - Italian
MC - Monaco
NL - Dutch
RA - Argentinian
S - Swedish
US - United States - 1st race, Long Beach - 2nd race, Watkins Glen
ZA - South African

Starts - number of World Championship starts of race with classified result.
Points - points scored in World Championship.
Place - place in World Championship. When points are equal drivers with the higher results take the higher placings. Where total point scoring results are the same the drivers are given equal placings.

POINTS

7.7 - best 7 results of first 8 races plus best 7 results of second 8 .

1978 - top 6 places, 9,6,4,3,2,1 points.


RESULTS

DQ - disqualified.
NC - not classified, still running but insufficient laps.
NP - non-pre-qualifier.
NQ - non-qualifier.
NR - non-restarter after race stopped.
NS - non-starter/withdrawn/excluded, although practised.
R - retired, car/driver/accident.

( ) - place points not included.