1979 Grand Prix of Monaco
27 May - Monte Carlo: 76 laps x 3.312km = 251.712 km


 Pole Position: J Scheckter Ferrari 1 min:26.450s
 Fastest Lap: 134.240 km/h P Depailler Ligier 1 min:28.820s

Results:

 1   J Scheckter    Ferrari      1 h 55m 22.480s
 2   C Regazzoni    Williams     1 h 55m 22.920s
 3   C Reutemann    Lotus        1 h 55m 31.050s
 4   J Watson       McLaren      1 h 56m 03.790s
 5r  P Depailler    Ligier       74 engine
 6   J Mass         Arrows       69
 7r  N Piquet       Brabham      68 drive shaft
 8   J-P Jabouille  Renault      68

Did Not Finish:

     J Laffite      Ligier       55 gearbox
     G Villeneuve   Ferrari      54 transmission
     A Jones        Williams     43 accident
     J-P Jarier     Tyrrell      34 rear suspension
     H-J Stuck      ATS          30 wheel lost
     N Lauda        Brabham      21 accident
     D Pironi       Tyrrell      21 accident
     M Andretti     Lotus        21 rear suspension
     E Fittipaldi   Copersucar   17 engine
     R Arnoux       Renault       8 accident
     J Hunt         Wolf          4 cv joint
     R Patrese      Arrows        4 suspension

Did Not qualify:

     E de Angelis   Shadow
     P Tambay       McLaren
     J Lammers      Shadow
     D Daly         Ensign

Did Not PreQualify:

     G Brancatelli  Merzario

Qualifying Times:

1 11   Jody Scheckter   Ferrari             1'26.45
2 12   G.Villeneuve     Ferrari             1'26.52
3 25   P.Depailler      Ligier/Ford         1'27.11
4 5    Niki Lauda       Brabham/Alfa Romeo  1'27.21
5 26   Jacques Laffite  Ligier/Ford         1'27.26
6 4    J.P.Jarier       Tyrrell/Ford        1'27.42
7 3    Didier Pironi    Tyrrell/Ford        1'27.42
8 30   Jochen Mass      Arrows/Ford         1'27.47
9 27   Alan Jones       Williams/Ford       1'27.67
10 20  James Hunt       Wolf/Ford           1'27.96
11 2   Carlos Reutemann Lotus/Ford          1'27.99
12 9   H.J.Stuck        ATS/Ford            1'28.22
13 1   Mario Andretti   Lotus/Ford          1'28.23
14 7   John Watson      McLaren/Ford        1'28.23
15 29  Riccardo Patrese Arrows/Ford         1'28.30
16 28  Clay Regazzoni   Williams/Ford       1'28.48
17 14  E.Fittipaldi     Fittipaldi/Ford     1'28.49
18 6   Nelson Piquet    Brabham/Alfa Romeo  1'28.52
19 16  Rene Arnoux      Renault             1'28.57
20 15  J.P.Jabouille    Renault             1'28.68
 Not qualified 
21 18  Elio de Angelis  Shadow/Ford         1'28.70
22 8   Patrick Tambay   McLaren/Ford        1'29.53
23 17  Jan Lammers      Shadow/Ford         1'29.99
24 22  Derek Daly       Ensign/Ford         1'30.18
 Not pre-qualified 
25 24  G.Brancatelli    Merzario/Ford