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1978 German Grand Prix

Round
11/16
Date
Jul 30, 1978 at 00:00
Location
Hockenheim, Germany
Circuit
Andretti
Winner
1:28:00.900
Winning time
Andretti
Pole position
Peterson
Fastest lap
1:55.620
Fastest lap time
Pos. Driver Constructor Time/Retired Grid Laps Points
1 #5 Mario Andretti Lotus 1:28:00.900 1st 45 9
2 #20 Jody Scheckter Wolf +15.350 4th 45 6
3 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier +28.010 7th 45 4
4 #14 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi +36.880 10th 45 3
5 #3 Didier Pironi Tyrrell +57.260 16th 45 2
6 #25 Héctor Rebaque Lotus +1:37.860 18th 45 1
7 #2 John Watson Brabham +1:39.530 5th 45
8 #12 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari +1:56.870 15th 45
9 #35 Riccardo Patrese Arrows +1 lap 14th 44
10 #32 Keke Rosberg Wolf +3 laps 19th 42
11 #23 Harald Ertl Ensign Engine 23rd 41
DNF #6 Ronnie Peterson Lotus Gearbox 2nd 36
DNF #27 Alan Jones Williams Fuel system 6th 31
DNF #22 Nelson Piquet Ensign Engine 21st 31
DNF #19 Vittorio Brambilla Surtees Fuel system 20th 24
DNF #8 Patrick Tambay McLaren Accident 11th 16
DNF #11 Carlos Reutemann Ferrari Fuel system 12th 14
DNF #1 Niki Lauda Brabham Engine 3rd 11
DNF #15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault Engine 9th 5
DNF #16 Hans-Joachim Stuck Shadow Accident 24th 1
DNF #9 Jochen Mass ATS Accident 22nd 1
DNF #4 Patrick Depailler Tyrrell Accident 13th 0
DSQ #36 Rolf Stommelen Arrows Illegal pit stop 17th 42
DSQ #7 James Hunt McLaren Illegal pit stop 8th 34
DNQ #17 Clay Regazzoni Shadow
DNQ #10 Jean-Pierre Jarier ATS
DNQ #18 Rupert Keegan Surtees
DNQ #37 Arturo Merzario Merzario
DNPQ #31 René Arnoux Martini
DNPQ #30 Brett Lunger McLaren
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap Laps
1 #5 Mario Andretti Lotus 1:51.900
2 #6 Ronnie Peterson Lotus 1:51.990 +0.090
3 #1 Niki Lauda Brabham 1:52.290 +0.390
4 #20 Jody Scheckter Wolf 1:52.680 +0.780
5 #2 John Watson Brabham 1:52.840 +0.940
6 #27 Alan Jones Williams 1:53.500 +1.600
7 #26 Jacques Laffite Ligier 1:53.540 +1.640
8 #7 James Hunt McLaren 1:53.540 +1.640
9 #15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Renault 1:53.610 +1.710
10 #14 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi 1:54.030 +2.130
11 #8 Patrick Tambay McLaren 1:54.040 +2.140
12 #11 Carlos Reutemann Ferrari 1:54.170 +2.270
13 #4 Patrick Depailler Tyrrell 1:54.320 +2.420
14 #35 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 1:54.340 +2.440
15 #12 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 1:54.400 +2.500
16 #3 Didier Pironi Tyrrell 1:54.630 +2.730
17 #36 Rolf Stommelen Arrows 1:55.180 +3.280
18 #25 Héctor Rebaque Lotus 1:55.570 +3.670
19 #32 Keke Rosberg Wolf 1:55.570 +3.670
20 #19 Vittorio Brambilla Surtees 1:55.860 +3.960
21 #22 Nelson Piquet Ensign 1:56.150 +4.250
22 #9 Jochen Mass ATS 1:56.210 +4.310
23 #23 Harald Ertl Ensign 1:56.250 +4.350
24 #16 Hans-Joachim Stuck Shadow 1:56.450 +4.550
25 #17 Clay Regazzoni Shadow 1:56.570 +4.670
26 #10 Jean-Pierre Jarier ATS 1:57.400 +5.500
27 #18 Rupert Keegan Surtees 1:57.860 +5.960
28 #37 Arturo Merzario Merzario 1:58.310 +6.410
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap
1 #32 Keke Rosberg Wolf 2:10.130
2 #37 Arturo Merzario Merzario 2:10.820 +0.690
3 #25 Héctor Rebaque Lotus 2:11.800 +1.670
4 #31 René Arnoux Martini 2:12.250 +2.120
5 #30 Brett Lunger McLaren 2:12.450 +2.320
Pos. Driver Constructor Time Gap Lap
1 #6 Ronnie Peterson Lotus 1:55.620 26

Standings

Driver standings
Pos. Driver Constructor Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Mario Andretti Lotus 5 6 54
2 Ronnie Peterson Lotus 1 5 36 -18
3 Carlos Reutemann Ferrari 3 4 31 -23
4 Niki Lauda Brabham 1 5 31 -23
5 Patrick Depailler Tyrrell 1 4 26 -28
6 John Watson Brabham 0 2 16 -38
7 Jody Scheckter Wolf 0 2 14 -40
8 Jacques Laffite Ligier 0 2 14 -40
9 Emerson Fittipaldi Fittipaldi 0 1 10 -44
10 Riccardo Patrese Arrows 0 1 8 -46
11 James Hunt McLaren 0 1 8 -46
12 Didier Pironi Tyrrell 0 0 7 -47
13 Alan Jones Williams 0 0 5 -49
14 Patrick Tambay McLaren 0 0 5 -49
15 Clay Regazzoni Shadow 0 0 4 -50
16 Gilles Villeneuve Ferrari 0 0 3 -51
17 Hans-Joachim Stuck Shadow 0 0 2 -52
18 Héctor Rebaque Lotus 0 0 1 -53
Pos. Constructor Engine Wins Podiums Points Gap
1 Lotus Ford 6 11 67
2 Brabham Alfa Romeo 1 7 40 -27
3 Ferrari Ferrari 3 4 31 -36
4 Tyrrell Ford 1 4 30 -37
5 Wolf Ford 0 2 14 -53
6 Ligier Matra 0 2 14 -53
7 McLaren Ford 0 1 12 -55
8 Fittipaldi Ford 0 1 10 -57
9 Arrows Ford 0 1 8 -59
10 Shadow Ford 0 0 6 -61
11 Williams Ford 0 0 5 -62

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The 1978 German Grand Prix started Jul 30, 1978 on Hockenheimring in Hockenheim, Germany. Mario Andretti started from pole position with Ronnie Peterson next to him. Niki Lauda started from third place.

In 1 hour, 28 minutes and 00 seconds Mario Andretti finished the race in first place.The podium was completed with Jody Scheckter in second and Jacques Laffite in third place.

After the 1978 German Grand Prix, Mario Andretti is first in the Formula 1 World Championship with 54 points. Andretti is 18 points ahead of Ronnie Peterson.