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Winners in 1979

Date Race Car Drivers Distance Average
01/21 Argentine Grand Prix Ligier JS11 Cosworth Jacques Laffite 316.304 km 197.587 km/h
02/04 Daytona 24 Hours Porsche 935/79 Danny Ongais, Ted Field, Hurley Haywood 4227.039 km 176.077 km/h
02/04 Brazilian Grand Prix Ligier JS11 Cosworth Jacques Laffite 318.400 km 188.669 km/h
03/03 South African Grand Prix Ferrari 312 T4 Gilles Villeneuve 320.112 km 188.600 km/h
03/17 Sebring 12 Hours Porsche 935/77 Bob Akin, Rob McFarlin, Roy Woods 2000.093 km N/A
03/18 Mugello 6 Hours Porsche 935/77A John Fitzpatrick, Manfred Schurti, Bob Wollek 723.810 km 137.523 km/h
04/08 USA Grand Prix West Ferrari 312 T4 Gilles Villeneuve 261.625 km 141.283 km/h
04/08 Road Atlanta 100 Mile Porsche 935/79 Dick Barbour 162.222 km 137.071 km/h
04/22 Dijon 6 Hours Porsche 908/4 Turbo Reinhold Joest, Volkert Merl, Mario Ketterer 969.000 km 161.475 km/h
04/22 Riverside 6 Hours Porsche 935/79 Don Whittingdon, Bill Whittingdon 1035.613 km 171.909 km/h
04/29 Spanish Grand Prix Ligier JS11 Cosworth Patrick Depailler 255.300 km 154.449 km/h
04/29 Laguna Seca 100 mile Porsche 935/79 Dick Barbour 162.061 km 165.854 km/h
05/06 Silverstone 6 Hours Porsche 935/77A John Fitzpatrick, Hans Heyer, Bob Wollek 1078.990 km 179.831 km/h
05/13 Belgian Grand Prix Ferrari 312 T4 Jody Scheckter 298.340 km 179.018 km/h
05/13 Hallett 100 Mile BMW 320i Turbo David Hobbs 159.325 km 132.914 km/h
05/27 Indy 500 Penske Cosworth Rick Mears 804.672 km 255.723 km/h
05/27 Monaco Grand Prix Ferrari 312 T4 Jody Scheckter 251.700 km 130.900 km/h
05/28 Lime Rock Grand Prix Porsche 935/79 Dick Barbour 160.049 km 124.114 km/h
06/03 Nurburgring 1000 km Porsche 935/77A Manfred Schurti, Bob Wollek, John Fitzpatrick 1004.740 km 168.588 km/h
06/10 24 Hours of Le Mans Porsche 935 K3 Klaus Ludwig, Don Whittingdon, Bill Whittingdon 4173.930 km 173.913 km/h
06/17 Brainerd 100 Mile Porsche 935/79 Dick Barbour 159.325 km 172.573 km/h
06/24 Pergusa 6 Hours Osella PA7 BMW Lella Lombardi, Enrico Grimaldi 910.800 km 151.131 km/h
07/01 French Grand Prix Renault RS 10 Jean-Pierre Jabouille 304.000 km 191.315 km/h
07/04 Daytona 250 Mile Porsche 935/77 Charles Mendez, Hurley Haywood 401.692 km 185.223 km/h
07/07 Watkins Glen 6 Hours Porsche 935/77A Don Whittingdon, Klaus Ludwig, Bill Whittingdon 951.082 km 158.440 km/h
07/14 British Grand Prix Williams FW07 Cosworth Clay Regazzoni 320.824 km 233.370 km/h
07/15 Mid-Ohio 250 Mile Porsche 935/79 Dick Barbour, Hurley Haywood 401.692 km 145.766 km/h
07/29 German Grand Prix Williams FW07 Cosworth Alan Jones 305.505 km 216.092 km/h
07/29 Sears Point 100 Mile Porsche 935/79 Dick Barbour 162.415 km 142.078 km/h
08/05 Brands Hatch 6 Hours Porsche 908/4 Turbo Reinhold Joest, Volkert Merl 971.629 km 161.902 km/h
08/05 Portland Grand Prix Porsche 935/79 Dick Barbour 157.169 km 160.172 km/h
08/12 Austrian Grand Prix Williams FW07 Cosworth Alan Jones 320.868 km 219.706 km/h
08/26 Dutch Grand Prix Williams FW07 Cosworth Alan Jones 316.950 km 187.670 km/h
09/02 Road America 500 mile BMW 320i Turbo David Hobbs, Derek Bell 804.672 km 161.581 km/h
09/09 Italian Grand Prix Ferrari 312 T4 Jody Scheckter 290.000 km 212.185 km/h
09/16 Vallelunga 6 Hours Osella PA7 BMW Lella Lombardi, Giorgio Francia 848.000 km 141.207 km/h
09/23 Road Atlanta 100 Mile Porsche 935/79 Dick Barbour 162.222 km 167.717 km/h
09/30 Canadian Grand Prix Williams FW07 Cosworth Alan Jones 316.800 km 169.636 km/h
10/07 USA Grand Prix Ferrari 312 T4 Gilles Villeneuve 320.606 km 171.320 km/h
11/25 Daytona Finale Porsche 935 K3 Bill Whittingdon 290.454 km 177.638 km/h
Date Race Car Drivers Distance Average