July 14, 1979 Silverstone Circuit | Lap distance 4.719 km

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Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 9 28 Clay Regazzoni (SUI) Williams FW07 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 68 2:26'11.17   4 1:01'13.11 1 1:01'14.40 (39)
2 6 16 René Arnoux (FRA) Renault RS10 Renault EF1 Michelin 68 2:26'35.45 +1:00'24.28 5 1:01'13.29 4 1:01'15.11 (31)
3 4 4 Jean-Pierre Jarier (FRA) Tyrrell 009 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 67 2:26'25.34 +1 lap 16 1:01'15.63 7 1:01'15.42 (61)
4 3 7 John Watson (GBR) McLaren M29 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 67 2:26'36.16 +1 lap 7 1:01'13.57 5 1:01'15.12 (66)
5 2 11 Jody Scheckter (RSA) Ferrari 312T4 Ferrari 312B Michelin 67 2:26'37.50 +1 lap 11 1:01'14.60 11 1:01'16.02 (38)
6 1 25 Jacky Ickx (BEL) Ligier JS11 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 67 2:26'46.25 +1 lap 17 1:01'15.63 10 1:01'15.73 (66)
7   8 Patrick Tambay (FRA) McLaren M28C Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 66   +2 laps 18 1:01'15.67 14 1:01'16.42 (60)
8   2 Carlos Reutemann (ARG) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 66 2:26'25.72 +2 laps 8 1:01'13.87 15 1:01'16.59 (21)
9   31 Hector Rebaque (MEX) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 66 2:26'41.65 +2 laps 24 1:01'17.32 16 1:01'17.24 (63)
10   3 Didier Pironi (FRA) Tyrrell 009 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 66 2:26'46.86 +2 laps 15 1:01'15.28 3 1:01'15.05 (66)
11   17 Jan Lammers (NED) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 65 2:27'10.05 +3 laps 21 1:01'16.66 20 1:01'18.25 (55)
12   18 Elio de Angelis (ITA) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 65 2:27'11.81 +3 laps 12 1:01'14.87 12 1:01'16.08 (61)
13   22 Patrick Gaillard (FRA) Ensign N179 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 65 2:27'12.32 +3 laps 23 1:01'17.07 21 1:01'18.40 (58)
14   12 Gilles Villeneuve (CAN) Ferrari 312T4 Ferrari 312B Michelin 63   +5 laps 13 1:01'14.90 8 1:01'15.50 (53)
Retirement
gearbox 29 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Arrows A2 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45     19 1:01'15.77 19 1:01'18.13 (43)
engine 26 Jacques Laffite (FRA) Ligier JS11 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 44     10 1:01'14.37 9 1:01'15.53 (39)
fuel system 20 Keke Rosberg (FIN) Wolf WR7 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 44     14 1:01'14.96 13 1:01'16.39 (36)
water pump 27 Alan Jones (AUS) Williams FW07 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 38     1 1:01'11.88 2 1:01'14.89 (8)
gearbox 30 Jochen Mass (GER) Arrows A2 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 37     20 1:01'16.19 17 1:01'17.40 (35)
engine 14 Emerson Fittipaldi (BRA) Fittipaldi F5A Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 25     22 1:01'16.68 22 1:01'18.93 (7)
turbo 15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille (FRA) Renault RS10 Renault EF1 Michelin 21     2 1:01'12.48 6 1:01'15.18 (6)
brakes 5 Niki Lauda (AUT) Brabham BT48 Alfa Romeo 1260 Goodyear 12     6 1:01'13.44 18 1:01'17.62 (9)
wheel 1 Mario Andretti (USA) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 3     9 1:01'14.20 23 1:01'21.36 (2)
spun off 6 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Brabham BT48 Alfa Romeo 1260 Goodyear 1 1:01'26.36   3 1:01'12.65 24 1:01'26.36 (1)
Not qualified
--   9 Hans-Joachim Stuck (GER) ATS D2 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1:01'17.44      
--   24 Arturo Merzario (ITA) Merzario A4 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1:01'19.57