B.A.R.C. / B.R.D.C. Vandervell British Formula 3 Championship, Rd 20, 1979
Thruxton Circuit, Andover, Great Britain

 

October 28 15 laps x 3792 m = 56.87 km Pole Position: Kenny Acheson, 1'14.61" Fastest Lap: Andrea de Cesaris, 1'14.92" (Record)

 

Pos Cla. # Driver, Nationality Entrant Car - Engine/Tuner Time, Laps Reason Out
1 1 17 Mike Thackwell, NZ March Racing Ltd / David Clark Team Riva Watches March 793 - Toyota/Novamobor 18'55.17"  
2 2 30 Kenny Acheson, GB The RMC Group March 793 - Toyota/Novamotor 18'55.62"  
3 3 14 Brett Riley, NZ Unipart Racing Team March 783/793 - Triumph/Holbay-Swindon 18'58.71"  
4 4 45 Roberto Guerrero, COL Roldan Auto's with Anglia Cars Ltd Argo JM3 - Toyota/Novamotor 19'00.46"  
5 5 5 Andrea de Cesaris, I Marlboro Team Tiga March 793 - Toyota/Novamotor 19'01.23"  
6 6 2 Stefan Johansson, S Marlboro Racing with Derek McMahon March 793 - Toyota/Novamotor 19'07.81"  
7 7 26 Tommy 'Slim' Borgudd, S Roger Heavens Racing March 793 - Toyota/Novamotor 19'15.11"  
8 8 15 Nigel Mansell, GB Unipart Racing Team March 783/793 - Triumph/Holbay-Swindon 19'16.52"  
9 9 78 Bengt Trägårdh, S Meltonian Racing Ralt RT1 - Toyota/Novamotor 19'26.81"  
10 10 37 Fermin Velez, E Equipa Nacional Español March 783 - Toyota/Novamotor 19'29.80"  
11 11 51 Mike Blanchet, GB SDC Builders, Bedford Lola T672 - Toyota/Novamotor (Chevrolet?) 19'30.82"  
12 12 1 Bernard Devaney, IRL Derek McMahon Racing with Chevron Cars Chevron B47B - Toyota/Novamotor 19'31.41"  
13 13 16 John Bright, GB Gerard Racing March 773 - Toyota/Novamotor
Pilbeam MP44 - Toyota/Novamotor ?
19'32.20"  
14 14 61 John Lewis, GB John Lewis Chevron B47B - Toyota/Novamotor 19'39.23"  
15 15 38 Placido Iglesias, BR Team Perdigao Ralt RT1 - Toyota/Novamotor 19'39.37"  
16 16 33 Phil Silverstone, GB Welwyn Discount Tyres and Exhaust Centres Ralt RT1 - Toyota/Novamotor 14  
17 17 12 Paul Dalton, USA Paul Dalton Royale RP5 - Ford 13  
               
18 DNF 9 Gerry Amato, GB Gerry Amato Ralt RT1 - Toyota/Novamotor 8  
19 DNF 29 Rob Wilson, NZ International Computers Ltd March 793 - Toyota/Novamotor 3 Electrical
20 DNF 3 Eddie Jordan, IRL Marlboro Racing with Derek McMahon March 793 - Toyota/Novamotor 2 Accident
21 DNF 96 Charles Martell, F Racing Team Holland Ralt RT1 - Toyota/Novamotor 2 Spin
22 DNF 13 Chico Serra, BR Sadia Racing with Project Four March 793 - Toyota/Novamotor 2 (1?) Accident
23 DNF 31 Trevor Templeton, IRL A.W. Brown Racing with Malcolm Templeton Ralt RT1 - Toyota/Novamotor 0 Gearbox
               
24 DNA 44 - Roger Heavens Racing March 793 - Toyota    

 

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