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1979 Grand Prix of Austria qualifying results


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Formula One race number 11 of 15
Sunday, August 12, 1979 at Osterreichring, Knittelfeld, Austria
54 laps on a 5.942 kilometer road course (320.9 kilometers)

Time of race: 1:27:38.01
Average Speed: 219.704 kph
Pole Time: 94.07 seconds
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 36.05 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1979 Formula One results   /   1979 standings



Qualifying results for this race:
RankDriverNbrTime (seconds)Speed (km/hr)
1   Rene Arnoux1694.070   227.397  
2   Alan Jones2794.280   226.890  
3   Jean-Pierre Jabouille1594.450   226.482  
4   Niki Lauda595.510   223.968  
5   Gilles Villeneuve1295.700   223.524  
6   Clay Regazzoni2895.820   223.244  
7   Nelson Piquet695.850   223.174  
8   Jacques Laffite2695.920   223.011  
9   Jody Scheckter1196.100   222.593  
10   Didier Pironi396.260   222.223  
11   Derek Daly496.420   221.854  
12   Keke Rosberg2096.670   221.281  
13   Riccardo Patrese2996.710   221.189  
14   Patrick Tambay896.720   221.166  
15   Mario Andretti197.110   220.278  
16   John Watson797.160   220.165  
17   Carlos Reutemann297.320   219.803  
18   Hans-Joachim Stuck997.930   218.434  
19   Emerson Fittipaldi1498.380   217.434  
20   Jochen Mass3098.850   216.401  
21   Jacky Ickx2599.310   215.398  
22   Elio de Angelis1899.440   215.117  
23   Jan Lammers1799.450   215.095  
24   Patrick Gaillard22101.100   211.585  
25   Hector Rebaque31101.160   211.459  
26   Arturo Merzario24105.750   202.281  

Failed to qualify, or withdrew:   Hector Rebaque (#31), Arturo Merzario (#24)