1978 Jim Clark Trophy

Race Winner
Country
Germany
Circuit
Round
2
Laps
40
Pole
Fastest Lap
Giacomelli and Surer, 1m 59.4s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Bruno Giacomelli

8

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 20m 22s

9

2

10

Marc Surer

9

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 20m 31.9s

6

3

3

Jean-Pierre Jarier

3

Maublanc Racing Services

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 20m 46.6s

0

4

1

Ingo Hoffmann

7

Project 4 Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 20m 52.2s

4

5

Alberto Colombo

25

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 21m 2.2s

3

6

1

Alex Ribeiro

23

Alex Ribeiro

March 782-Hart (Goodyear)

1h 21m 23.5s

2

7

3

Jochen Mass

1

Chevron Cars

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

1h 21m 56.2s

0

8

6

Keke Rosberg

14

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

1h 22m

1

9

2

Derek Daly

19

Chevron Cars

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

1h 22m 10.4s

0

10

13

Rad Dougall

37

Toleman Group Motorsport

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 22m 16.2s

0

11

3

Beppe Gabbiani

11

Trivellato Racing Team

Chevron B42-Ferrari (Goodyear)

1h 22m 17s

0

12

3

Manfred Winkelhock

10

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 22m 40.3s

0

13

8

Bernard de Dryver

31

Bob Salisbury Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 22m 55.7s

0

14

12

Peter Scharmann

59

Auto-Lehmann

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

39 laps

0

15

3

Axel Plankenhorn

50

Manfred Cassani

Ralt RT1-BMW (Goodyear)

39 laps

0

16

3

Boy Hayje

16

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

38 laps

0

17

13

Brian Henton

24

Brian Henton

March 782-Hart (Goodyear)

38 laps

0

18

6

Roberto Marazzi

28

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

36 laps

0

DNQ

Richard Dallest

48

Sol-Amor GPA Motul

AGS JH15-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Dieter Kern

62

Mucken Gel Racing Team

Alpine A364-Renault (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Kurt Lotterschmid

63

Kurt Lotterschmid

Toj F201-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Gerard Pillon

64

Racing Organisation Course

March 762-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Gerd Biechteler

65

Gerd Biechteler

March 762-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Paul Dienemann

56

Teppich-Grabher Racing

Brabham BT40-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Helmut Bross

57

Scuderia Lang Verpackungen

Chevron B40-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Michael Korten

58

Maco Cars

Maco 278-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Carlo Giorgio

42

Carlo Giorgio

March 742-Hart (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Romeo Camathias

44

Heine Mader Racing

Ralt RT1-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Gianfranco Brancatelli

17

Minardi Team

Chevron B40-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Eje Elgh

15

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Giacomo Agostini

12

Trivellato Racing Team

Chevron B42-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

J David Briggs

71

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Don Breidenbach

77

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Walter Raus

78

OASC Racing Team

March 762-BMW (Goodyear)

0

R

Elio de Angelis

18

Minardi Team

Chevron B42-Ferrari (Goodyear)

25 laps Engine

0

R

Piercarlo Ghinzani

21

Euroracing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

32 laps Engine

0

R

Harald Ertl

33

Harald Ertl Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

22 laps Electrics

0

R

Ricardo Zunino

26

March Engineering

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

26 laps Engine

0

R

Ariel Bakst

45

Heine Mader Racing

Ralt RT1-BMW (Goodyear)

35 laps Retired

0

R

Piero Necchi

39

Astra Racing

March 782-BMW (Pirelli)

20 laps Accident

0

R

Sandro Cinotti

41

Roloil Racing Team

Chevron B40-BMW (Goodyear)

8 laps Overheating

0

R

Eddie Cheever

6

Project 4 Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

29 laps Engine

0

Qualifying

Grid Driver Team Time

1

Bruno Giacomelli

Polifac BMW Junior Team

1m 59s

2

Keke Rosberg

Fred Opert Racing

1m 59.5s

3

Ingo Hoffmann

Project 4 Racing

1m 59.5s

4

Brian Henton

Brian Henton

1m 59.7s

5

Alberto Colombo

Sanremo Racing

1m 59.8s

6

Jean-Pierre Jarier

Maublanc Racing Services

1m 59.9s

7

Alex Ribeiro

Alex Ribeiro

2m 0.1s

8

Piercarlo Ghinzani

Euroracing

2m 0.1s

9

Eddie Cheever

Project 4 Racing

2m 0.3s

10

Jochen Mass

Chevron Cars

2m 0.4s

11

Derek Daly

Chevron Cars

2m 0.5s

12

Marc Surer

Polifac BMW Junior Team

2m 0.6s

13

Boy Hayje

Fred Opert Racing

2m 0.8s

14

Beppe Gabbiani

Trivellato Racing Team

2m 1s

15

Manfred Winkelhock

Polifac BMW Junior Team

2m 1s

16

Elio de Angelis

Minardi Team

2m 1.6s

17

Piero Necchi

Astra Racing

2m 1.6s

18

Axel Plankenhorn

Manfred Cassani

2m 1.8s

19

Ricardo Zunino

March Engineering

2m 2.1s

20

Sandro Cinotti

Roloil Racing Team

2m 2.2s

21

Bernard de Dryver

Bob Salisbury Racing

2m 2.2s

22

Ariel Bakst

Heine Mader Racing

2m 2.3s

23

Rad Dougall

Toleman Group Motorsport

2m 2.3s

24

Roberto Marazzi

Sanremo Racing

2m 2.4s

25

Harald Ertl

Harald Ertl Racing

2m 2.4s

26

Peter Scharmann

Auto-Lehmann

2m 2.7s

27

Eje Elgh

Fred Opert Racing

2m 3.1s

28

J David Briggs

Briggs Racing Enterprises

2m 3.1s

29

Walter Raus

OASC Racing Team

2m 3.2s

30

Don Breidenbach

Briggs Racing Enterprises

2m 3.2s

31

Carlo Giorgio

Carlo Giorgio

2m 3.9s

32

Giacomo Agostini

Trivellato Racing Team

2m 4.4s

33

Richard Dallest

Sol-Amor GPA Motul

2m 4.7s

34

Helmut Bross

Scuderia Lang Verpackungen

2m 5.3s

35

Gerd Biechteler

Gerd Biechteler

2m 5.6s

36

Gerard Pillon

Racing Organisation Course

2m 5.9s

37

Gianfranco Brancatelli

Minardi Team

2m 6.1s

38

Dieter Kern

Mucken Gel Racing Team

2m 6.2s

39

Michael Korten

Maco Cars

2m 7.8s

40

Romeo Camathias

Heine Mader Racing

2m 9.2s

41

Kurt Lotterschmid

Kurt Lotterschmid

2m 10.9s

42

Paul Dienemann

Teppich-Grabher Racing

Circuit - Hockenheim

Country

Germany

Location

Hockenheim, Baden-Wurttemberg

Type

Permanent road course

Length

4.219 (Miles)

Record

Alan Jones (Williams FW07B-Ford), 1m48.49, 139.998 mph, F1, 1980

First Race

1949 Hockenheim F2

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