October 8, 1978 Circuit Gilles Villeneuve | Lap distance 4.500 km

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Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 9 12 Gilles Villeneuve (CAN) Ferrari 312T3 Ferrari 312B Michelin 70 1:57'49.196   3 1'38.230 2 1'38.407  
2 6 20 Jody Scheckter (RSA) Wolf WR5 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 70 1:58'02.568 +13.372 2 1'38.026 14 1'39.858  
3 4 11 Carlos Reutemann (ARG) Ferrari 312T3 Ferrari 312B Michelin 70 1:58'08.604 +19.408 11 1'39.455 9 1'39.251  
4 3 35 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Arrows A1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 70 1:58'13.863 +24.667 12 1'39.491 6 1'38.913  
5 2 4 Patrick Depailler (FRA) Tyrrell 008 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 70 1:58'17.754 +28.558 13 1'39.619 3 1'38.713  
6 1 22 Derek Daly (IRL) Ensign N177 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 70 1:58'43.672 +54.476 15 1'40.042 10 1'39.426  
7   3 Didier Pironi (FRA) Tyrrell 008 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 70 1:59'10.446 +1'21.250 18 1'40.959 7 1'39.102  
8   8 Patrick Tambay (FRA) McLaren M26 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 70 1:59'15.756 +1'26.560 17 1'40.669 13 1'39.605  
9   27 Alan Jones (AUS) Williams FW06 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 70 1:59'18.138 +1'28.942 5 1'38.861 1 1'38.072 (70)
10   5 Mario Andretti (USA) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 69 1:58'00.933 +1 lap 9 1'39.236 11 1'39.560  
11   66 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Brabham BT46 Alfa Romeo 115-12 Goodyear 69 1:58'38.151 +1 lap 14 1'39.624 12 1'39.575  
12   15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille (FRA) Renault RS01 Renault EF1 Michelin 65 1:59'01.186 +5 laps 22 1'41.689 17 1'40.629  
Not classified
--   10 Keke Rosberg (FIN) ATS D1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 58 1:58'57.209   21 1'41.611 5 1'38.780  
Retirement
transmission 26 Jacques Laffite (FRA) Ligier JS9 Matra MS78 Goodyear 52     10 1'39.381 8 1'39.242  
spun off 7 James Hunt (GBR) McLaren M26 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 51     19 1'40.970 16 1'40.617  
oil leak 55 Jean-Pierre Jarier (FRA) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 49     1 1'38.015 4 1'38.743  
engine 18 René Arnoux (FRA) Surtees TS20 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 37     16 1'40.515 15 1'40.087  
fuel system 21 Bobby Rahal (USA) Wolf WR1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 16     20 1'40.983 18 1'41.552  
accident 2 John Watson (GBR) Brabham BT46 Alfa Romeo 115-12 Goodyear 8     4 1'38.417 20 1'42.532  
brakes 1 Niki Lauda (AUT) Brabham BT46 Alfa Romeo 115-12 Goodyear 5     7 1'39.020 19 1'42.483  
accident 16 Hans-Joachim Stuck (GER) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 1 2'44.735   8 1'39.081 21 2'44.735 (1)
accident 14 Emerson Fittipaldi (BRA) Fittipaldi F5A Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 0     6 1'38.930      
Not qualified
--   17 Clay Regazzoni (SUI) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'41.739      
--   19 Beppe Gabbiani (ITA) Surtees TS20 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'41.799      
--   37 Arturo Merzario (ITA) Merzario A1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'41.962      
--   25 Hector Rebaque (MEX) Team Lotus 78 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'42.413      
--   36 Rolf Stommelen (GER) Arrows A1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'43.267      
--   9 Michael Bleekemolen (NED) ATS HS1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'45.553