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Trophée Jean Bernigaud

Magny Cours, 1 May 1979

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Alain Prost Martini MK27 [001] - Renault 20TS Dudot
#3 Ecurie ELF
26 37m 22.60s
2 Helmut Henzler March 793 [8] - VW Spiess
#12 Volkswagen Motorsport
26 37m 43.27s
3 Arie Luyendijk Argo JM3 [028-F3] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#26 Racing Team Holland
26 37m 45.00s
4 Piercarlo Ghinzani March 793 [3] - Alfa Romeo Novamotor
#9 Euroracing SPA
26 37m 45.37s
5 Tommy 'Slim' Borgudd Ralt RT1/78 [126] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#8 Strike Ten Racing Team
26 37m 52.02s
6 Michael Bleekemolen Ralt RT1/78 [104] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#16 Roger Heavens Racing
26 37m 56.07s
7 Oscar Pedersoli March 783 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#28
26 37m 59.24s
8 Thierry Boutsen Ralt RT1/78 [101] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#17 Roger Heavens Racing
26 38m 00.47s
9 Guido Daccò March 773 [753] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#18
26 38m 13.51s
10 Mauro Baldi March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#10
26 38m 20.95s
11 Philippe Streiff Martini MK27 [003] - Renault 20TS Dudot
#22 Ecurie Motul Nogaro
26 38m 25.75s
12 Rob Leeuwenburg Argo JM3 [030-F3] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#27 Racing Team Holland
26 38m 26.30s
13 Jo Gartner Martini MK27 [004] - Renault 20TS Dudot
#11 Jim Beam Team
26 38m 26.72s
14 Jo Zeller March 783 [1] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#2 Formel Rennsport Club
26 38m 34.08s
15 Marcel Wettstein Ralt RT1/77 [59] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#30
26 38m 38.36s
16 Daniele Albertin Ralt RT1/78 [103] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#34 Marlboro Valtellina
26 38m 50.38s
17 Jürg Lienhard March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#6 Jurg Dubler Racing Orga.
24
18 Bruno Eichmann March 783 [24] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#7 Jurg Dubler Racing Orga.
24
19 Michele Alboreto March 793 [4] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#31 Euroracing SPA
24
20 Bernard Birbès Chevron B38 [37.77.21] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#23
23
21 Walter Lechner Ralt RT1/78 [100] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#14 Jim Beam Team
22
R Philippe Alliot Lola T770 [HU2] - Renault
#1 Danielson
18
R Damon Metrebian Martini MK21B [01] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#5 Ecurie ELF
17
R Richard Dallest Martini MK27 [002] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#4 Ecurie ELF
0
DNS Bernard Perroy Duqueine VG3 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#15 Ecurie Montesanto
Did not start
DNS Fredy Schnarwiler March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#25 Formel Rennsport Club
Did not start
DNA Daniel Gache unknown
#9
Did not arrive
DNA Philippe Colonna March 783 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#21 Docking Spitzley Racing
Did not arrive
DNA Serge Saulnier Ralt RT1 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#24
Did not arrive
DNA Augusto Avanzani March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#29
Did not arrive
DNA Martin Overberg unknown
#32
Did not arrive
DNA Michael Korten March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#33 Klaus Zimmermann Racing Team
Did not arrive
DNA Jorge Caton Ralt RT1/77 [57] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#35
Did not arrive
DNA Fritz Schnarwiler March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#36
Did not arrive
DNA Marcus Simeon Chevron B38 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor
#37 Formel Rennsport Club
Did not arrive

All cars are 2-litre F3 unless noted.

Qualifying
1 Michele Alboreto (F3) 2-litre March 793 [4] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 24.58s
2 Alain Prost (F3) 2-litre Martini MK27 [001] - Renault 20TS Dudot 1m 24.74s
3 Richard Dallest (F3) 2-litre Martini MK27 [002] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 25.25s
4 Tommy 'Slim' Borgudd (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT1/78 [126] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 25.53s
5 Arie Luyendijk (F3) 2-litre Argo JM3 [028-F3] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 25.89s
6 Bernard Perroy * (F3) 2-litre Duqueine VG3 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 25.96s
7 Michael Bleekemolen (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT1/78 [104] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 26.30s
8 Helmut Henzler (F3) 2-litre March 793 [8] - VW Spiess 1m 26.39s
9 Thierry Boutsen (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT1/78 [101] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 26.45s
10 Jo Gartner (F3) 2-litre Martini MK27 [004] - Renault 20TS Dudot 1m 26.53s
11 Oscar Pedersoli (F3) 2-litre March 783 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 26.60s
12 Philippe Alliot (F3) 2-litre Lola T770 [HU2] - Renault 1m 26.67s
13 Mauro Baldi (F3) 2-litre March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 26.73s
14 Damon Metrebian (F3) 2-litre Martini MK21B [01] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 26.83s
15 Walter Lechner (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT1/78 [100] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 26.86s
16 Philippe Streiff (F3) 2-litre Martini MK27 [003] - Renault 20TS Dudot 1m 26.98s
17 Bruno Eichmann (F3) 2-litre March 783 [24] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 27.06s
18 Jo Zeller (F3) 2-litre March 783 [1] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 27.25s
19 Fredy Schnarwiler * (F3) 2-litre March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 27.25s
20 Marcel Wettstein (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT1/77 [59] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 27.79s
21 Guido Daccò (F3) 2-litre March 773 [753] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 27.94s
22 Jürg Lienhard (F3) 2-litre March 793 - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 28.07s
23 Rob Leeuwenburg (F3) 2-litre Argo JM3 [030-F3] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 29.36s
24 Daniele Albertin (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT1/78 [103] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 29.66s
25 Piercarlo Ghinzani (F3) 2-litre March 793 [3] - Alfa Romeo Novamotor 1m 32.08s
26 Bernard Birbès (F3) 2-litre Chevron B38 [37.77.21] - Toyota 2T-G Novamotor 1m 32.76s
 
* Did not start

Sources

The identification of individual cars in these results is based on the material presented elsewhere in this site and may in some cases contradict the organisers' orginal results.

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