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1980 Grand Prix of Belgium


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Formula One race number 5 of 14
Sunday, May 4, 1980 at Circuit Zolder, Heusden-Zolder, Belgium
70 laps* on a 4.262 kilometer road course (298.340 kilometers)

Time of race: 1:38:46.51
Average speed: 186.416 kph
Pole time: 79.12 seconds
Cautions: none
Margin of victory: 47.37 sec
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1980 Formula One results   /   1980 standings

PosSt#DriverTeamChass./Eng.LapsStatusLedPts
1 225   Didier Pironi Equipe Ligier GitanesLigier JS11/15 / Ford Cosworth DFV721:38:46.51729
2 127   Alan Jones Albilad-Williams Racing TeamWilliams FW07B / Ford Cosworth DFV72+47.3706
3 428   Carlos Reutemann Albilad-Williams Racing TeamWilliams FW07B / Ford Cosworth DFV72+84.1204
4 616   Rene Arnoux Equipe Renault ElfRenault RE20 / Renault-Gordini EF171+1 lap03
5 93   Jean-Pierre Jarier Candy Tyrrell TeamTyrrell 010 / Ford Cosworth DFV71+1 lap02
6122   Gilles Villeneuve Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312T5 / Ferrari 01571+1 lap01
72121   Keke Rosberg Skol Fittipaldi TeamFittipaldi F7 / Ford Cosworth DFV71+1 lap00
8141   Jody Scheckter Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACFerrari 312T5 / Ferrari 01570+2 laps00
9114   Derek Daly Candy Tyrrell TeamTyrrell 010 / Ford Cosworth DFV70+2 laps00
10 812   Elio de Angelis Team Essex LotusLotus 81 / Ford Cosworth DFV69spun off00
11 326   Jacques Laffite Equipe Ligier GitanesLigier JS11/15 / Ford Cosworth DFV68+4 laps00
ret159   Jan Lammers Team ATSATS D4 / Ford Cosworth DFV64engine00
nc207   John Watson Marlboro Team McLarenMcLaren M29C / Ford Cosworth DFV61+11 laps00
ret1629   Riccardo Patrese Warsteiner Arrows Racing TeamArrows A3 / Ford Cosworth DFV58spun off00
ret1711   Mario Andretti Team Essex LotusLotus 81 / Ford Cosworth DFV41gearbox00
ret1022   Patrick Depailler Marlboro Team Alfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 179 / Alfa Romeo 126038exhaust00
ret 75   Nelson Piquet Parmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT49 / Ford Cosworth DFV32spun off00
ret198   Alain Prost Marlboro Team McLarenMcLaren M29C / Ford Cosworth DFV29transmission00
ret2420   Emerson Fittipaldi Skol Fittipaldi TeamFittipaldi F7 / Ford Cosworth DFV16electrical00
ret2314   Tiff Needell Unipart Racing TeamEnsign N180 / Ford Cosworth DFV12engine00
ret1823   Bruno Giacomelli Marlboro Team Alfa RomeoAlfa Romeo 179 / Alfa Romeo 126011suspension00
ret226   Ricardo Zunino Parmalat Racing TeamBrabham BT49 / Ford Cosworth DFV5gearbox00
ret1330   Jochen Mass Warsteiner Arrows Racing TeamArrows A3 / Ford Cosworth DFV1spun off00
ret 515   Jean-Pierre Jabouille Equipe Renault ElfRenault RE20 / Renault-Gordini EF11clutch00
* Race extended to 72 laps due to ?.

Fastest Lap: 189.703 kph by Jacques Laffite

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
25Geoff Lees17Shadow Cars
26Dave Kennedy18Shadow Cars
27Eddie Cheever, Jr.31Osella Squadra Corse

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Didier Pironi17272

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Rene Arnoux 21    
2   Alan Jones 19   -2  
3   Nelson Piquet 18   -3  
4   Didier Pironi 17   -4  
5   Riccardo Patrese 7   -14  
6   Carlos Reutemann 6   -15  
6   Jacques Laffite 6   -15  
6   Elio de Angelis 6   -15  
9   Emerson Fittipaldi 4   -17  
9   Keke Rosberg 4   -17  
11   Alain Prost 3   -18  
11   Derek Daly 3   -18  
11   John Watson 3   -18  
14   Jean-Pierre Jarier 2   -19  
14   Jody Scheckter 2   -19  
14   Bruno Giacomelli 2   -19  
17   Jochen Mass 1   -20  
17   Gilles Villeneuve 1   -20