1978 Round3 Grandprix of South Africa

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Race Information

Date Circuit Laps Distance Weather Track
1978-03-04(Sat) Kyalami 78 320.112km fine dry

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Entries

No Driver Age Career Nationality Team Entrant Chassis Engine Tire Comment
1 N.Lauda 29 7* AUT Brabham Parmalat Racing Team BRABHAM BT46 ALFA ROMEO F12
2 J.Watson 31 5* GBR Brabham Parmalat Racing Team BRABHAM BT46 ALFA ROMEO F12
3 D.Pironi 25 1 FRA Tyrrell Elf Team Tyrrell TYRRELL 008 FORD V8
4 P.Depailler 33 5* FRA Tyrrell Elf Team Tyrrell TYRRELL 008 FORD V8
5 M.Andretti 38 9* USA Lotus John Player Team Lotus LOTUS 78 FORD V8
6 R.Peterson 34 9 SWE Lotus John Player Team Lotus LOTUS 78 FORD V8
7 J.Hunt 30 6 GBR McLaren Marlboro Team McLaren McLAREN M26 FORD V8
8 P.Tambay 28 2 FRA McLaren Marlboro Team McLaren McLAREN M26 FORD V8
9 J.Mass 31 6 DEU ATS ATS Racing Team ATS HS1 FORD V8
10 J.P.Jarier 31 6* FRA ATS ATS Racing Team ATS HS1 FORD V8
11 C.Reutemann 35 7 ARG Ferrari Scuderia Ferrari FERRARI 312T3 FERRARI F12
12 G.Villeneuve 28 2 CAN Ferrari Scuderia Ferrari FERRARI 312T3 FERRARI F12
14 E.Fittipaldi 31 9 BRA Fittipaldi Fittipaldi Automotive COPERSUCAR F5A FORD V8
15 J.P.Jabouille 35 3* FRA Renault Equipe Renault Elf RENAULT RS01 RENAULT V6t
16 H.J.Stuck 27 5 DEU Shadow Shadow Racing Team SHADOW DN8 FORD V8
17 C.Regazzoni 38 9 CHE Shadow Shadow Racing Team SHADOW DN8 FORD V8
18 R.Keegan 23 2 GBR Surtees Team Surtees SURTEES TS19 FORD V8
19 V.Brambilla 40 5 ITA Surtees Team Surtees SURTEES TS19 FORD V8
20 J.Scheckter 28 6* ZAF Wolf Walter Wolf Racing WOLF WR1 FORD V8
22 L.Leoni 24 1* ITA Ensign Team Tissot Ensign ENSIGN N177 FORD V8
24 E.Cheever 20 1 USA Hesketh Olympus Cameras with Hesketh HESKETH 308E FORD V8
25 H.Rebaque 22 2 MEX Rebaque Team Rebaque LOTUS 78 FORD V8
26 J.Laffite 34 5 FRA Ligier Ligier Gitanes LIGIER JS7 MATRA V12
27 A.Jones 31 4 AUS Williams Williams Grand Prix Engineering WILLIAMS FW06 FORD V8
30 B.Lunger 32 4 USA - Liggett Group with BS Fabrications McLAREN M23 FORD V8
31 R.Arnoux 29 1 FRA Martini Automobiles Martini MARTINI MK23 FORD V8
32 K.Rosberg 29 1 FIN Theodore Theodore Racing Hong Kong THEODORE TR1 FORD V8
35 R.Patrese 23 2 ITA Arrows Arrows Racing Team ARROWS FA1 FORD V8
36 R.Stommelen 34 8 DEU Arrows Arrows Racing Team ARROWS FA1 FORD V8
37 A.Merzario 34 6* ITA Merzario Team Merzario MERZARIO A1 FORD V8

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Qualify

Pos No Driver Car Time Gap Gap/Top Ratio Comment
1 1 N.Lauda BRABHAM ALFA ROMEO 1:14.650 100.0%
2 5 M.Andretti LOTUS FORD 1:14.900 +0.250 +0.250 100.3%
3 7 J.Hunt McLAREN FORD 1:15.140 +0.240 +0.490 100.7%
4 8 P.Tambay McLAREN FORD 1:15.300 +0.160 +0.650 100.9%
5 20 J.Scheckter WOLF FORD 1:15.320 +0.020 +0.670 100.9%
6 15 J.P.Jabouille RENAULT 1:15.360 +0.040 +0.710 101.0%
7 35 R.Patrese ARROWS FORD 1:15.480 +0.120 +0.830 101.1%
8 12 G.Villeneuve FERRARI 1:15.500 +0.020 +0.850 101.1%
9 11 C.Reutemann FERRARI 1:15.520 +0.020 +0.870 101.2%
10 2 J.Watson BRABHAM ALFA ROMEO 1:15.620 +0.100 +0.970 101.3%
11 6 R.Peterson LOTUS FORD 1:15.940 +0.320 +1.290 101.7%
12 4 P.Depailler TYRRELL FORD 1:15.970 +0.030 +1.320 101.8%
13 3 D.Pironi TYRRELL FORD 1:16.380 +0.410 +1.730 102.3%
14 26 J.Laffite LIGIER MATRA 1:16.400 +0.020 +1.750 102.3%
15 14 E.Fittipaldi COPERSUCAR FORD 1:16.470 +0.070 +1.820 102.4%
16 9 J.Mass ATS FORD 1:16.600 +0.130 +1.950 102.6%
17 10 J.P.Jarier ATS FORD 1:17.120 +0.520 +2.470 103.3%
18 27 A.Jones WILLIAMS FORD 1:17.160 +0.040 +2.510 103.4%
19 30 B.Lunger McLAREN FORD 1:17.300 +0.140 +2.650 103.5%
20 19 V.Brambilla SURTEES FORD 1:17.320 +0.020 +2.670 103.6%
21 36 R.Stommelen ARROWS FORD 1:17.490 +0.170 +2.840 103.8%
22 25 H.Rebaque LOTUS FORD 1:17.500 +0.010 +2.850 103.8%
23 18 R.Keegan SURTEES FORD 1:17.570 +0.070 +2.920 103.9%
24 32 K.Rosberg THEODORE FORD 1:17.620 +0.050 +2.970 104.0%
25 24 E.Cheever HESKETH FORD 1:17.830 +0.210 +3.180 104.3%
26 37 A.Merzario MERZARIO FORD 1:18.150 +0.320 +3.500 104.7%
nq 31 R.Arnoux MARTINI FORD 1:18.210 +0.060 +3.560 104.8%
nq 17 C.Regazzoni SHADOW FORD 1:18.300 +0.090 +3.650 104.9%
nq 22 L.Leoni ENSIGN FORD 1:18.380 +0.080 +3.730 105.0%
nq 16 H.J.Stuck SHADOW FORD 1:18.450 +0.070 +3.800 105.1%

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Grid

2.M.Andretti
1.N.Lauda
4.P.Tambay
3.J.Hunt
6.J.P.Jabouille
5.J.Scheckter
8.G.Villeneuve
7.R.Patrese
10.J.Watson
9.C.Reutemann
12.P.Depailler
11.R.Peterson
14.J.Laffite
13.D.Pironi
16.J.Mass
15.E.Fittipaldi
18.A.Jones
17.J.P.Jarier
20.V.Brambilla
19.B.Lunger
22.H.Rebaque
21.R.Stommelen
24.K.Rosberg
23.R.Keegan
26.A.Merzario
25.E.Cheever

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Final

Pos No Driver Car Time Gap Gap/Top Laps Comment
1 6 R.Peterson LOTUS FORD 1:42:15.767 78
2 4 P.Depailler TYRRELL FORD 1:42:16.233 +0.466 +0.466 78
3 2 J.Watson BRABHAM ALFA ROMEO 1:42:20.209 +3.976 +4.442 78
4 27 A.Jones WILLIAMS FORD 1:42:54.753 +34.544 +38.986 78
5 26 J.Laffite LIGIER MATRA 1:43:24.985 +30.232 +1:09.218 78
6 3 D.Pironi TYRRELL FORD 77
7 5 M.Andretti LOTUS FORD 77
8 10 J.P.Jarier ATS FORD 77
9 36 R.Stommelen ARROWS FORD 77
10 25 H.Rebaque LOTUS FORD 77
11 30 B.Lunger McLAREN FORD 76
12 19 V.Brambilla SURTEES FORD 76
r 35 R.Patrese ARROWS FORD 63
r 20 J.Scheckter WOLF FORD 59
r 8 P.Tambay McLAREN FORD 56
r 11 C.Reutemann FERRARI 55
r 12 G.Villeneuve FERRARI 55
r 18 R.Keegan SURTEES FORD 52
r 1 N.Lauda BRABHAM ALFA ROMEO 52
r 9 J.Mass ATS FORD 43
r 37 A.Merzario MERZARIO FORD 39
r 15 J.P.Jabouille RENAULT 38
r 32 K.Rosberg THEODORE FORD 14
r 14 E.Fittipaldi COPERSUCAR FORD 8
r 24 E.Cheever HESKETH FORD 8
r 7 J.Hunt McLAREN FORD 5

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Fastest Lap

No Driver Car Time Lap Comment
5 M.Andretti LOTUS FORD 1:17.090 2

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Lap Leader

From-To Laps Driver
1-20 20 M.Andretti
21-26 6 J.Scheckter
27-63 37 R.Patrese
64-77 14 P.Depailler
78 1 R.Peterson

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