1978 Jochen Rindt Trophy

Race Winner
Country
Britain
Circuit
Round
1
Laps
55
Pole
Fastest Lap
Giacomelli, 1m 10.86s
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 6m 13.77s

9

2

1

Marc Surer

9

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 6m 17.12s

6

3

1

Rad Dougall

37

Toleman Group Motorsport

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 6m 24.66s

4

4

11

Eddie Cheever

6

Project 4 Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 6m 25.37s

3

5

4

Manfred Winkelhock

10

Polifac BMW Junior Team

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 6m 30.7s

2

6

Derek Daly

19

Chevron Cars

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

1h 6m 57.57s

1

7

11

Beppe Gabbiani

11

Trivellato Racing Team

Chevron B42-Ferrari (Goodyear)

1h 7m 25.02s

0

8

4

Alberto Colombo

25

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

1h 7m 34.49s

0

9

2

Larry Perkins

34

Manfred Cassani

Ralt RT1-BMW (Goodyear)

54 laps

0

10

2

Piercarlo Ghinzani

21

Euroracing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

54 laps

0

11

2

Boy Hayje

16

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

54 laps

0

12

2

Jochen Mass

1

Chevron Cars

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

13

8

J David Briggs

71

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

14

5

Ricardo Zunino

26

March Engineering

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

15

7

Alex Ribeiro

23

Alex Ribeiro

March 782-Hart (Goodyear)

53 laps

0

16

11

Romeo Camathias

44

Heine Mader Racing

Ralt RT1-BMW (Goodyear)

52 laps

0

17

12

Ariel Bakst

45

Heine Mader Racing

Ralt RT1-BMW (Goodyear)

52 laps

0

18

6

Giacomo Agostini

12

Trivellato Racing Team

Chevron B42-BMW (Goodyear)

50 laps

0

DNQ

Eje Elgh

15

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Roberto Marazzi

28

Sanremo Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Pierre Maublanc

35

Maublanc Racing Services

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Carlo Giorgio

42

Carlo Giorgio

March 742-Hart (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Walter Raus

78

OASC Racing Team

March 762-BMW (Goodyear)

0

NC

Richard Dallest

48

Sol-Amor GPA Motul

AGS JH15-BMW (Goodyear)

44 laps Not classified

0

R

Hans Meier

54

Boxer Cars

Boxer PR276-Hart (Goodyear)

10 laps Accident

0

R

Piero Necchi

39

Astra Racing

March 782-BMW (Pirelli)

19 laps Oil temperature

0

R

Don Breidenbach

77

Briggs Racing Enterprises

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Ingo Hoffmann

7

Project 4 Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Patrick Neve

30

Patrick Neve

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

9 laps Oil temperature

0

R

Bernard de Dryver

31

Bob Salisbury Racing

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

28 laps Oil temperature

0

R

Brian Henton

24

Brian Henton

March 782-Hart (Goodyear)

25 laps Misfire

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jarier

2

Maublanc Racing Services

March 782-BMW (Goodyear)

30 laps Oil temperature

0

R

Elio de Angelis

18

Minardi Team

Chevron B42-Ferrari (Goodyear)

Accident

0

R

Keke Rosberg

14

Fred Opert Racing

Chevron B42-Hart (Goodyear)

4 laps Electrics

0

Qualifying

Grid Driver Team Time

1

Bruno Giacomelli

Polifac BMW Junior Team

1m 9.13s

2

Rad Dougall

Toleman Group Motorsport

1m 9.13s

3

Marc Surer

Polifac BMW Junior Team

1m 10.34s

4

Alberto Colombo

Sanremo Racing

1m 10.52s

5

Jean-Pierre Jarier

Maublanc Racing Services

1m 10.74s

6

Derek Daly

Chevron Cars

1m 10.99s

7

Elio de Angelis

Minardi Team

1m 11s

8

Alex Ribeiro

Alex Ribeiro

1m 11.02s

9

Manfred Winkelhock

Polifac BMW Junior Team

1m 11.11s

10

Jochen Mass

Chevron Cars

1m 11.38s

11

Larry Perkins

Manfred Cassani

1m 11.5s

12

Piercarlo Ghinzani

Euroracing

1m 11.7s

13

Boy Hayje

Fred Opert Racing

1m 11.8s

14

Ingo Hoffmann

Project 4 Racing

1m 11.82s

15

Eddie Cheever

Project 4 Racing

1m 11.83s

16

Brian Henton

Brian Henton

1m 12.1s

17

Bernard de Dryver

Bob Salisbury Racing

1m 12.5s

18

Beppe Gabbiani

Trivellato Racing Team

1m 12.61s

19

Ricardo Zunino

March Engineering

1m 12.78s

20

Patrick Neve

Patrick Neve

1m 12.89s

21

J David Briggs

Briggs Racing Enterprises

1m 13.03s

22

Piero Necchi

Astra Racing

1m 13.24s

23

Don Breidenbach

Briggs Racing Enterprises

1m 13.24s

24

Giacomo Agostini

Trivellato Racing Team

1m 13.7s

25

Richard Dallest

Sol-Amor GPA Motul

1m 14.07s

26

Hans Meier

Boxer Cars

1m 14.12s

27

Romeo Camathias

Heine Mader Racing

1m 14.34s

28

Keke Rosberg

Fred Opert Racing

1m 14.65s

29

Ariel Bakst

Heine Mader Racing

1m 14.85s

30

Walter Raus

OASC Racing Team

1m 17.53s

31

Eje Elgh

Fred Opert Racing

1m 18.46s

32

Roberto Marazzi

Sanremo Racing

1m 21.48s

33

Carlo Giorgio

Carlo Giorgio

1m 28.57s

34

Pierre Maublanc

Maublanc Racing Services

Circuit - Thruxton

Country

Britain

Location

Thruxton, Hampshire

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.356 (Miles)

Record

Earl Goddard (Reynard 95D-Cosworth), 1m01.96, 136.888 mph, Boss Formula (F3000), 2000

First Race

1953 Thruxton F2

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