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1968 Rand Winter Trophy
1968 British GP
1967 German GP

1968 German GP

1968 International Gold Cup
1968 Italian GP
1969 German GP
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Overview - Entry List - Qualification - Starting Grid - Classification - Fastest Laps - Laps Led

Details
DateSunday 4 August 1968
Start time14:00
EventGerman GP
CircuitNürburgring
Event FormatRace of 14 laps
Race17 of 25
Championship race169
Circuit
Laps14
Circuit Perimeter22835 m
Race Distance22835 × 14 = 319.690 km
Grid Format3-2-3-2
Pole PositionRight
First CornerLeft
Track DirectionClockwise
Weather
WeatherHazy, Wet
Participants
Entries21
Qualifiers21
Finishers14
Championship Debutants
Kurt Ahrens (Driver),
Gulf (Lubricant Manufacturer),
   Lola T102 (Car Model),
Caltex Racing Team (Entrant)
MilestonesCar 6 - 10th Win (Car Number)
Ford - 10th Fastest Lap (Engine Manufacturer)
Jackie Stewart - 1st Fastest Lap (Driver)
Jacky Ickx - 1st Pole Position (Driver)
John Surtees - 75th Race Entry (Driver)
Matra - 20th Race Entry (Car Manufacturer)
Piers Courage - 10th Race Entry (Driver)
Records Broken 1. Most Drivers' Championship Points Scores Jack Brabham (45)
Records Extended 1. Most RetirementsCooper (214),
2. Most Drivers' Championship Points ScoresFerrari (256),
3. Most Constructors' Championship Points Scores Jack Brabham (45),
4. Most 2nd Place Finishes Graham Hill (13),
5. Most 4th Place FinishesFerrari (42),
6. Most Race EntriesCooper, Ferrari (520),
7. Most Race Entries Jack Brabham (103),
8. Most PolesFerrari (48),
9. Most 2nd Place QualificationsFerrari (48),
10. Most 19th Place QualificationsCooper (20)

Championships
1  Graham Hill 30 
2  Jackie Stewart 26 
up
3  Jacky Ickx 23 
down
4  Denny Hulme 15 
5  Pedro Rodriguez 11 
6  Chris Amon 10 
7  Jim Clark 9 
  Bruce McLaren 9 
9  Jean-Pierre Beltoise 9 
10  Jo Siffert 9 
11  John Surtees 8 
12  Jochen Rindt 8 
up
13  Richard Attwood 6 
down
14  Ludovico Scarfiotti 6 
down
15  Lucien Bianchi 5 
down
16  Brian Redman 4 
down
17  Vic Elford 3 
18  Jackie Oliver 2 
  Silvio Moser 2 
20  Jack Brabham 2 
up
21  Piers Courage 1 
down
1 Lotus / Ford 44 
2 Matra / Ford 29 
up
3 Ferrari / Ferrari 28 
down
4 McLaren / Ford 22 
down
5 BRM / BRM 18 
6 Cooper / BRM 12 
7 Brabham / Repco 10 
up
8 Honda / Honda 8 
down
9 Matra / Matra 6 
down
10 McLaren / BRM 2 

Results
 WinnerPole PositionFastest Lap
Car NumberCar 6Car 9Car 6
EntrantMatra InternationalScuderia Ferrari SpA SEFACMatra International
Driver Jackie Stewart Jacky Ickx Jackie Stewart
CarMatra MS10Ferrari 312Matra MS10
EngineFord Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8Ferrari 3.0 V12Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8
Time2:19'03.29'04.09'36.0
Speed137.943 km/h151.114 km/h142.719 km/h


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