• Car profile: Tyrrell P34
  • The winning 'piece of junk'
  • January 19, 2012: A profile of the six-wheeled Tyrrell that boasts a record of one victory and 13 podium finishes in two fleeting seasons

  • Rewind to ... the 1977 Japanese Grand Prix
  • Fuji's failed finale
  • October 4, 2011: ESPNF1 looks back at the second Japanese Grand Prix held at the Fuji Speedway, when tragedy led to a decade off the Formula One calendar

  • Ask Steven
  • Front row regulars
  • July 1, 2011: Our resident expert - Steven Lynch - looks back at the longest front-row qualifying streaks, and which drivers were pole-sitters on their debut

  • Top 10 ... F1 eccentrics
  • Formula One's oddballs
  • January 25, 2011: Martin Williamson looks back at 10 of the most bizarre characters ever to sit in a racing car

  • Monaco Grand Prix
  • Scheckter holds off Regazzoni to open up lead
  • May 27, 1979: Jody Scheckter's start-to-finish victory at the Monaco Grand Prix moved him six points clear in the drivers' championship, but it was a tight finish as he was only a car length ahead of Clay Regazzoni's Williams as he crossed the line

  • Belgian Grand Prix
  • Scheckter finally wins for Ferrari
  • May 13, 1979: The battle for the world title took another twist as Jody Scheckter in a Ferrari and Jacques Lafitte in a Ligier moved joint top in the championship when they finished first and second respectively in a close-run Belgian Grand Prix

  • Spanish Grand Prix
  • Depailler wins as Laffite falters
  • April 29, 1979: Patrick Depailler secured a start-to-finish victory for Ligier at the Spanish Grand Prix, but it was another day of frustration for his team-mate Jacques Laffite as his early season wins started to fade as reliability issues came to the fore

  • United States Grand Prix West
  • Villeneuve beats Scheckter again at Long Beach
  • April 8, 1979: Gilles Villeneuve won the United States Grand Prix at Long Beach - his second successive victory and one which took him two points ahead of Jacques Lafitte in the drivers' championship - but it was a day of confusion and controversy

  • South African Grand Prix
  • Villeneuve victorious in new Ferrari
  • March 3, 1979: All eyes were on the Ligiers after their dominance of the opening two races, but it was Gilles Villeneuve who steered his brand new Ferrari to victory - his second win in four outings - at Kyalami

  • Brazilian Grand Prix
  • Laffite again as Ligier dominates
  • February 4, 1979: Jacques Lafitte showed his win a fortnight earlier in Argentina was no fluke by winning the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos

  • Argentine Grand Prix
  • Laffite wins as Ligier makes quick start
  • January 21, 1979: Mario Andretti might have been the bookies favourite to retain his title, but Jacques Lafitte in a Ligier stormed to victory in the season-opening Argentine Grand Prix

  • Austrian Grand Prix
  • Peterson cuts lead as Andretti crashes out
  • August 13, 1978: Ronnie Peterson won the Austrian Grand Prix after a chaotic start caused by a sudden downpour just as the race was about to get underway

  • Monaco Grand Prix
  • Depailler finally wins to take championship lead
  • May 7, 1978: Patrick Depailler scored his first grand prix win in style by winning the blue-ribbon race at Monaco after finishing second almost a dozen times in his previous 68 attempts

  • United States Grand Prix West
  • Reutemann capitalises on Villeneuve error
  • April 2, 1978: Carlos Reutemann moved joint top of the drivers' championship with his second win of the season at the USA Grand Prix West at Long Beach, leading home his closest rival Mario Andretti by a little over 11 seconds

  • South African Grand Prix
  • Peterson snatches win from Depailler
  • March 4, 1978: Ronnie Peterson gave Lotus its second win in three races with victory at the South African Grand Prix, a race in which the lead changed a number of times

  • Argentine Grand Prix
  • Andretti beats Lauda at Buenos Aires
  • January 15, 1978: Mario Andretti got his season off to a flying start with victory in the Argentina Grand Prix despite using the previous year's Lotus 78

  • Japanese Grand Prix
  • Hunt wins but two die as Villeneuve crashes
  • October 23, 1977: Twelve months earlier James Hunt had secured the world championship with third place in a nail- biting end to the season. A year on and he won the final race in Japan, but with the title already Niki Lauda's it was a slightly hollow victory

  • Canadian Grand Prix
  • Scheckter wins in Lauda's absence
  • October 9, 1977: Jody Scheckter won the Canadian Grand Prix, but with the world title secured by Niki Lauda seven days earlier, it was a hollow victory, especially given Lauda's absence at Mosport Park

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