1978 British Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
Britain
Circuit
Round
10
Laps
76
Pole
Fastest Lap
Lauda, 1m 18.60s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

7

Carlos Reutemann

11

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T3 (Michelin)

1h 42m 12.39s

9

2

2

Niki Lauda

1

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

1h 42m 13.62s

6

3

6

John Watson

2

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

1h 42m 49.64s

4

4

6

Patrick Depailler

4

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 008-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 43m 25.66s

3

5

13

Hans-Joachim Stuck

16

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9A-Ford (Goodyear)

75 laps

2

6

14

Patrick Tambay

8

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

75 laps

1

7

9

Bruno Giacomelli

33

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

75 laps

0

8

16

Brett Lunger

30

Liggett Group with BS Fabrications

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

75 laps

0

9

16

Vittorio Brambilla

19

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford (Goodyear)

75 laps

0

10

3

Jacques Laffite

26

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS7/9-Matra (Goodyear)

73 laps

0

DNQ

Geoff Lees

23

Mario Deliotti Racing

Ensign N175-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Rupert Keegan

18

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Rolf Stommelen

36

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows FA1-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Tony Trimmer

40

Melchester Racing

McLaren M23-Ford (Goodyear)

0

NC

Jochen Mass

9

ATS Racing Team

ATS HS1-Ford (Goodyear)

66 laps Not classified

0

R

Mario Andretti

5

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

28 laps Engine

0

R

Ronnie Peterson

6

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

6 laps Fuel leak

0

R

James Hunt

7

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

7 laps Accident

0

R

Arturo Merzario

37

Team Merzario

Merzario A1-Ford (Goodyear)

32 laps Fuel pump

0

R

Riccardo Patrese

35

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows FA1-Ford (Goodyear)

40 laps Suspension

0

R

Jody Scheckter

20

Walter Wolf Racing

Wolf WR5-Ford (Goodyear)

36 laps Gearbox

0

R

Derek Daly

22

Team Tissot Ensign

Ensign N177-Ford (Goodyear)

30 laps Wheel

0

R

Hector Rebaque

25

Team Rebaque

Lotus 78-Ford (Goodyear)

15 laps Gearbox

0

R

Alan Jones

27

Williams Grand Prix Engineering

Williams FW06-Ford (Goodyear)

26 laps Driveshaft

0

R

Didier Pironi

3

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 008-Ford (Goodyear)

40 laps Gearbox

0

R

Clay Regazzoni

17

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9A-Ford (Goodyear)

49 laps Gearbox

0

R

Keke Rosberg

10

ATS Racing Team

ATS HS1-Ford (Goodyear)

59 laps Suspension

0

R

Gilles Villeneuve

12

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T3 (Michelin)

19 laps Driveshaft

0

R

Emerson Fittipaldi

14

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford (Goodyear)

32 laps Engine

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

15

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RS01 (Michelin)

46 laps Turbocharger

0

Circuit - Brands Hatch

Country

Britain

Location

Fawkham, Kent

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.6136 (Miles)

Record

Nigel Mansell (Williams FW11-Honda), 1m09.593, 135.200 mph, F1, 1986

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