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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 3 August 1958
Start time14:00
EventGerman GP
CircuitNürburgring
Event FormatRace of 15 laps
Race13 of 16
Championship race72
Circuit
Laps15
Circuit Perimeter22810 m
Race Distance22810 × 15 = 342.150 km
Grid Format4-3-4-3
Pole PositionRight
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Dry
Participants
Entries26
Qualifiers26
Finishers11
Championship Debutants
Bruce McLaren (Driver),
Christian Goethals (Driver),
Ferrari Dino 156 (Car Model),
Ecurie Demi-Litre (Entrant),
   Ecurie Eperon d'Or (Entrant),
High Efficiency Motors (Entrant),
Tony Marsh (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 5 - 20th Race Entry (Car Number)
Climax - 50th Race Entry (Engine Manufacturer)
Englebert - 10th Pole Position (Tyre Manufacturer)
Maurice Trintignant - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
DeathsPeter Collins
Records Broken 1. Most RetirementsHarry Schell, Jean Behra (27)
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (12),
2. Most RetirementsMaserati (193),
3. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (145),
4. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (24),
5. Most Consecutive Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (7),
6. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores in a SeasonFerrari (12),
7. Most Races LedFerrari (62),
8. Most Laps LedFerrari (1693),
9. Most Race EntriesMaserati (377),
10. Most PolesFerrari (28),
11. Most 4th Place QualificationsFerrari (24),
12. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (26),
13. Most 20th Place QualificationsMaserati (13),
14. Most 21st Place QualificationsMaserati (11)

Championships
1 Mike Hawthorn 30 
same
2 Stirling Moss 24 
same
3 Tony Brooks 16 
up
4 Peter Collins 14 
down
5 Roy Salvadori 13 
up
6 Maurice Trintignant 12 
same
7 Luigi Musso 12 
down
8 Harry Schell 12 
down
9 Jimmy Bryan 8 
down
10 Wolfgang von Trips 7 
up
 Stuart Lewis-Evans 7 
down
 Juan Manuel Fangio 7 
down
13 George Amick 6 
down
14 Jean Behra 6 
down
15 Tony Bettenhausen 4 
down
 Johnny Boyd 4 
down
17 Cliff Allison 3 
same
 Jack Brabham 3 
same
19 Bruce McLaren 2 
up
 Jim Rathmann 2 
same
1 Ferrari / Ferrari 37 
same
2 Vanwall / Vanwall 33 
same
3 Cooper / Climax 29 
same
4 BRM / BRM 12 
same
5 Maserati / Maserati 6 
same
6 Lotus / Climax 3 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 8Car 3Car 7
EntrantVandervell ProductsScuderia FerrariVandervell Products
DriverTony BrooksMike HawthornStirling Moss
CarVanwall 57Ferrari 246Vanwall 57
EngineVanwall 2.5 L4Ferrari 2.4 V6Vanwall 2.5 L4
Time2:21'15.09'14.09'09.2
Speed145.338 km/h148.224 km/h149.519 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led