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Formula One: Brittish Grand Prix Race Results

12 July 1998

By Terry Callahan
The Auto Channel

Silverstone, England: Following are the results of the Brittish Grand Prix Formula One race held Sunday. Results include finishing position, (starting position), driver, home country, chassis-engine, laps completed:


1. (2) Michael Schumacher, Germany, Scuderia Ferrari, 60.
2. (1) Mika Hakkinen, Finland, McLaren Mercedes, 60.
3. (5) Eddie Irvine, Britain, Scuderia Ferrari, 60.
4. (11) Alexander Wurz, Austria, Benetton Mecachrome, 59.
5. (10) Giancarlo Fisichella, Italy, Benetton Mecachrome, 59.
6. (21) Ralf Schumacher, Germany, Jordan Mugen Honda, 59.
7. (3) Jacques Villeneuve, Canada, Williams Mecachrome, 59.
8. (19) Shinji Nakano, Japan, Minardi Ford, 58.
9. (17) Toranoksuke Takagi, Japan, Tyrrell Ford, 56.

Failed to Finish

10. (8) Jean Alesi, France, Sauber Petronas, 53.
11. (12) Pedro Diniz, Brazil, Arrows, 45.
12. (22) Olivier Panis, France, Prost Peugeot, 40.
13. (16) Rubens Barrichello, Brazil, Stewart Ford, 39.
14. (15) Jos Verstappen, Netherlands, Stewart Ford, 38.
15. (4) David Coulthard, Britain, McLaren Mercedes, 37.
16. (14) Jarno Trulli, Italy, Prost Peugeot, 37.
17. (20) Ricardo Rosset, Brazil, Tyrrell Ford, 29.
18. (18) Esteban Tuero, Argentina, Minardi Ford, 29.
19. (9) Johnny Herbert, Britain, Sauber Petronas, 27.
20. (13) Mika Salo, Finland, Arrows, 27.
21. (6) Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Germany, Williams Mecachrome, 15.
22. (7) Damon Hill, Britain, Jordan Mugen Honda, 13.

Race Stats:

Time of race: 1 hour, 47 minutes, 02.450 seconds.
Margin of victory: 22.465 seconds.
Winner's average speed: 107.384 mph.