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1998 Austrian GP
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1998 German GP

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Overview - Entry List - Warm Up - 1st Timed Session - 2nd Timed Session
Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 2 August 1998
Start time14:00
EventGerman GP
CircuitHockenheim
Event FormatRace of 45 laps
Race11 of 16
Championship race625
Circuit
Laps45
Circuit Perimeter6823 m
Race Distance6823 × 45 = 307.035 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherCloudy, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers21
Finishers16
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 9 - 500th Race Entry (Car Number)
Jarno Trulli - 25th Race Entry (Driver)
Jordan - 250th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
West McLaren Mercedes - 10th Win (Entrant)
Records Broken 1. Most 12th Fastest Laps in a SeasonJohnny Herbert (5)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (536),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (668),
3. Most 5th Place FinishesFerrari (75),
4. Most 13th Place FinishesTyrrell (23),
5. Most 6th Fastest LapsFerrari (63),
6. Most 7th Fastest LapsFerrari (65),
7. Most 16th Fastest LapsTyrrell (47),
8. Most 19th Fastest LapsMinardi (35),
9. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1416),
10. Most 6th Place QualificationsFerrari (124),
11. Most 9th Place QualificationsFerrari (69)

Championships
1 Mika Häkkinen 76 
same
2 Michael Schumacher 60 
same
3 David Coulthard 42 
same
4 Eddie Irvine 32 
same
5 Alexander Wurz 17 
same
6 Jacques Villeneuve 16 
up
7 Giancarlo Fisichella 15 
down
8 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 8 
same
9 Rubens Barrichello 4 
same
10 Ralf Schumacher 4 
up
11 Mika Salo 3 
down
 Damon Hill 3 
up
13 Jean Alesi 3 
down
14 Jan Magnussen 1 
down
 Pedro Diniz 1 
down
 Johnny Herbert 1 
down
1 McLaren / Mercedes 118 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 92 
same
3 Benetton / Playlife 32 
same
4 Williams / Mecachrome 24 
same
5 Jordan / Mugen-Honda 7 
up
6 Stewart / Ford 5 
down
7 Arrows / Arrows 4 
down
8 Sauber / Petronas 4 
down

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 8Car 7
EntrantWest McLaren MercedesWest McLaren MercedesWest McLaren Mercedes
DriverMika HäkkinenMika HäkkinenDavid Coulthard
CarMcLaren MP4/13McLaren MP4/13McLaren MP4/13
EngineMercedes 3.0 V10Mercedes 3.0 V10Mercedes 3.0 V10
Time1:20'47.9841'41.8381'46.116
Speed227.997 km/h241.195 km/h231.471 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Warm Up - 1st Timed Session - 2nd Timed Session
Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led