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1998 French GP
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1998 British GP

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 LI  RAC British Grand Prix


Overview - Entry List - Warm Up - 1st Timed Session - 2nd Timed Session
Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 12 July 1998
Start time14:00
EventBritish GP
CircuitSilverstone
Event FormatRace of 60 laps
Race9 of 16
Championship race623
Circuit
Laps60
Circuit Perimeter5140 m
Race Distance5140 × 60 = 308.400 km
Grid Format2-2-2-2 (staggered)
Pole PositionLeft
First CornerRight
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherOvercast, Cold, Rain
Participants
Entries22
Qualifiers22
Finishers9
Championship DebutantsNone
MilestonesCar 8 - 20th Pole Position (Car Number)
Heinz-Harald Frentzen - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Jos Verstappen - 50th Race Entry (Driver)
West McLaren Mercedes - 10th Pole Position (Entrant)
Records Broken None
Records Extended 1. Most Constructors' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (533),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (665),
3. Most Podium FinishesFerrari (425),
4. Most Race WinsFerrari (118),
5. Most 3rd Place FinishesFerrari (146),
6. Most Fastest LapsFerrari (132),
7. Most 3rd Fastest LapsMcLaren (89),
8. Most 4th Fastest LapsFerrari (84),
9. Most 7th Fastest LapsJean Alesi (19),
10. Most 16th Fastest LapsTyrrell (46),
11. Most 18th Fastest LapsTyrrell (48),
12. Most Races LedFerrari (294),
13. Most Laps LedFerrari (7711),
14. Most Race EntriesFerrari (1412),
15. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (131),
16. Most 5th Place QualificationsFerrari (145),
17. Most 19th Place QualificationsMinardi (46)

Championships
1 Mika Häkkinen 56 
same
2 Michael Schumacher 54 
same
3 David Coulthard 30 
same
4 Eddie Irvine 29 
same
5 Alexander Wurz 17 
same
6 Giancarlo Fisichella 15 
same
7 Jacques Villeneuve 11 
same
8 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 8 
same
9 Rubens Barrichello 4 
same
10 Mika Salo 3 
same
11 Jean Alesi 3 
same
12 Jan Magnussen 1 
same
 Pedro Diniz 1 
same
 Johnny Herbert 1 
same
 Ralf Schumacher 1 
up
1 McLaren / Mercedes 86 
same
2 Ferrari / Ferrari 83 
same
3 Benetton / Playlife 32 
same
4 Williams / Mecachrome 19 
same
5 Stewart / Ford 5 
same
6 Arrows / Arrows 4 
same
7 Sauber / Petronas 4 
same
8 Jordan / Mugen-Honda 1 
same

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 3Car 8Car 3
EntrantScuderia Ferrari MarlboroWest McLaren MercedesScuderia Ferrari Marlboro
DriverMichael SchumacherMika HäkkinenMichael Schumacher
CarFerrari F300McLaren MP4/13Ferrari F300
EngineFerrari 3.0 V10Mercedes 3.0 V10Ferrari 3.0 V10
Time1:47'02.4501'23.2711'35.704
Speed172.869 km/h222.214 km/h193.346 km/h


Overview - Entry List - Warm Up - 1st Timed Session - 2nd Timed Session
Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led