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1977 Mallory Park Group 8 Race
1977 British GP
1976 German GP

1977 German GP

1977 Donington Group 8 Race
1977 Austrian GP
1978 German GP
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Event Overview • Entry ListPenalties
Qualifying Qualification
Race Starting GridClassificationFastest LapsLaps Led

Details
DateSunday 31 July 1977
Start time14:00
Event German GP
Circuit Hockenheim
Event FormatRace of 47 laps
ChampionshipWorld Championship
Race number#11 of 17 in 1977
#291 (of all time)
Circuit
Laps47
Circuit Perimeter6789 m
Race Distance6789 × 47 = 319.083 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherSunny, Mild, Dry
Participants
Entries30
Qualifiers24
Finishers10
DebutantsHans Heyer (Driver)
MilestonesGoodyear – 100th Win (Tyre Manufacturer)
Shadow Racing Team – 50th Race Entry (Entrant)
Walter Wolf Racing – 1st Pole Position (Entrant)
 Wolf – 1st Pole Position (Car Manufacturer)
Records Broken 1. Highest 2nd Place Finish Ratio Wolf (18.18%)
Records Extended 1. Most Retirements Lotus (325),
2. Most Podium Finishes Ferrari (243),
3. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (235),
4. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Ferrari (367),
5. Most Race Wins Ferrari (68),
6. Most 4th Place Finishes Ferrari (59),
7. Most Fastest Laps Ferrari (81),
8. Most Races Led Ferrari (173),
9. Most Laps Led Ferrari (4746),
10. Most Race Entries Lotus (760),
11. Most 3rd Place Qualifications Ferrari (73),
12. Most 8th Place Qualifications Ferrari (43),
13. Most 20th Place Qualifications March (24),
14. Most Failures to Qualify in a Season March (18)

World Championship standings
1  Niki Lauda 48 
2  Jody Scheckter 38 up
3  Mario Andretti 32 up
4  Carlos Reutemann 31 
5  James Hunt 22 
6  Gunnar Nilsson 20 
7  Jochen Mass 17 
8  Jacques Laffite 10 
9  Patrick Depailler 10 
10  John Watson 9 
11  Hans-Joachim Stuck 8 up
12  Emerson Fittipaldi 8 up
13  Carlos Pace 6 up
14  Vittorio Brambilla 5 up
15  Ronnie Peterson 4 up
16  Alan Jones 3 
17  Jean-Pierre Jarier 1 
  Clay Regazzoni 1 
  Patrick Tambay 1 
  Renzo Zorzi 1 
1  Ferrari / Ferrari 65 
2  Lotus / Ford 47 
3  Wolf / Ford 38 up
4  McLaren / Ford 34 up
5  Brabham / Alfa Romeo 23 
6  Tyrrell / Ford 14 
7  Ligier / Matra 10 
8  Fittipaldi / Ford 8 
9  Surtees / Ford 5 up
10  Shadow / Ford 4 up
11  Ensign / Ford 2 
12  Penske / Ford 1 up

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 11Car 20Car 11
EntrantScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACWalter Wolf RacingScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
Driver Niki Lauda Jody Scheckter Niki Lauda
Car Ferrari 312T2 Wolf WR2 Ferrari 312T2
EngineFerrari 3.0 F12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 F12
Time1:31'48.621'53.071'55.99
Speed208.528 km/h216.153 km/h210.711 km/h