August 12, 1979 Red Bull Ring | Lap distance 5.942 km

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Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 9 27 Alan Jones (AUS) Williams FW07 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 54 2:27'38.01   2 1:01'34.28 2 1:01'36.13 (43)
2 6 12 Gilles Villeneuve (CAN) Ferrari 312T4 Ferrari 312B Michelin 54 2:28'14.06 +1:00'36.05 5 1:01'35.70 5 1:01'36.61 (46)
3 4 26 Jacques Laffite (FRA) Ligier JS11 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 54 2:28'24.78 +1:00'46.77 8 1:01'35.92 4 1:01'36.45 (53)
4 3 11 Jody Scheckter (RSA) Ferrari 312T4 Ferrari 312B Michelin 54 2:28'25.22 +1:00'47.21 9 1:01'36.10 6 1:01'36.63 (50)
5 2 28 Clay Regazzoni (SUI) Williams FW07 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 54 2:28'26.93 +1:00'48.92 6 1:01'35.82 3 1:01'36.22 (50)
6 1 16 René Arnoux (FRA) Renault RS10 Renault EF1 Michelin 53   +1 lap 1 1:01'34.07 1 1:01'35.77 (40)
7   3 Didier Pironi (FRA) Tyrrell 009 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 53   +1 lap 10 1:01'36.26 8 1:01'37.10 (31)
8   4 Derek Daly (IRL) Tyrrell 009 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 53   +1 lap 11 1:01'36.42 10 1:01'38.18 (51)
9   7 John Watson (GBR) McLaren M29 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 53   +1 lap 16 1:01'37.16 9 1:01'38.10 (52)
10   8 Patrick Tambay (FRA) McLaren M29 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 53   +1 lap 14 1:01'36.72 13 1:01'39.07 (38)
Retirement
engine 5 Niki Lauda (AUT) Brabham BT48 Alfa Romeo 1260 Goodyear 45     4 1:01'35.51 11 1:01'38.68 (20)
suspension 22 Patrick Gaillard (FRA) Ensign N179 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 42     24 1:01'41.10 21 1:01'42.96 (15)
suspension 29 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Arrows A2 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 34     13 1:01'36.71 15 1:01'39.72 (12)
engine 18 Elio de Angelis (ITA) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 34     22 1:01'39.44 17 1:01'40.55 (20)
engine 6 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Brabham BT48 Alfa Romeo 1260 Goodyear 32     7 1:01'35.85 12 1:01'38.86 (30)
engine 9 Hans-Joachim Stuck (GER) ATS D3 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 28     18 1:01'37.93 14 1:01'39.32 (14)
engine 25 Jacky Ickx (BEL) Ligier JS11 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 26     21 1:01'39.31 19 1:01'41.89 (24)
handling 2 Carlos Reutemann (ARG) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 22     17 1:01'37.32 18 1:01'40.76 (19)
gearbox 15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille (FRA) Renault RS10 Renault EF1 Michelin 16     3 1:01'34.45 7 1:01'36.85 (15)
electrical 20 Keke Rosberg (FIN) Wolf WR7 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 15     12 1:01'36.67 16 1:01'39.98 (9)
brakes 14 Emerson Fittipaldi (BRA) Fittipaldi F6A Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 15     19 1:01'38.38 20 1:01'42.20 (8)
accident 17 Jan Lammers (NED) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 3     23 1:01'39.45 22 1:01'44.82 (3)
engine 30 Jochen Mass (GER) Arrows A2 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 1 1:01'55.72   20 1:01'38.85 23 1:01'55.72 (1)
clutch 1 Mario Andretti (USA) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 0     15 1:01'37.11      
Not qualified
--   31 Hector Rebaque (MEX) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1:01'41.16      
--   24 Arturo Merzario (ITA) Merzario A4 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1:01'45.75