July 30, 1978 Hockenheimring | Lap distance 6.789 km

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Pos Points No Driver Car Engine Tyres Laps Race Time Delay Qualifying Fastest Lap
1 9 5 Mario Andretti (USA) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 1:28'00.90   1 1'51.90 4 1'56.15  
2 6 20 Jody Scheckter (RSA) Wolf WR5 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 1:28'16.25 +15.35 4 1'52.68 6 1'56.41  
3 4 26 Jacques Laffite (FRA) Ligier JS9 Matra MS78 Goodyear 45 1:28'28.91 +28.01 7 1'53.54 9 1'56.59  
4 3 14 Emerson Fittipaldi (BRA) Fittipaldi F5A Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 1:28'37.78 +36.88 10 1'54.03 5 1'56.34  
5 2 3 Didier Pironi (FRA) Tyrrell 008 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 1:28'58.16 +57.26 16 1'54.63 10 1'57.11  
6 1 25 Hector Rebaque (MEX) Team Lotus 78 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 1:29'38.76 +1'37.86 18 1'55.57 7 1'56.47  
7   2 John Watson (GBR) Brabham BT46 Alfa Romeo 115-12 Goodyear 45 1:29'40.43 +1'39.53 5 1'52.84 12 1'57.26  
8   12 Gilles Villeneuve (CAN) Ferrari 312T3 Ferrari 312B Michelin 45 1:29'57.77 +1'56.87 15 1'54.40 2 1'55.80  
9   35 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Arrows FA1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 44   +1 lap 14 1'54.34 16 1'57.76  
10   32 Keke Rosberg (FIN) Wolf WR1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 42   +3 laps 19 1'55.57 8 1'56.53  
11   23 Harald Ertl (AUT) Ensign N177 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 41   +4 laps 23 1'56.25 15 1'57.57  
Retirement
gearbox 6 Ronnie Peterson (SWE) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 36     2 1'51.99 1 1'55.62 (26)
fuel system 27 Alan Jones (AUS) Williams FW06 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 31     6 1'53.50 3 1'55.90  
engine 22 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Ensign N177 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 31     21 1'56.15 19 1'59.16  
fuel system 19 Vittorio Brambilla (ITA) Surtees TS20 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 24     20 1'55.86 18 1'59.06  
accident 8 Patrick Tambay (FRA) McLaren M26 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 16     11 1'54.04 14 1'57.55  
fuel system 11 Carlos Reutemann (ARG) Ferrari 312T3 Ferrari 312B Michelin 14     12 1'54.17 17 1'58.26  
engine 1 Niki Lauda (AUT) Brabham BT46 Alfa Romeo 115-12 Goodyear 11     3 1'52.29 11 1'57.12  
engine 15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille (FRA) Renault RS01 Renault EF1 Michelin 5     9 1'53.61 13 1'57.41  
accident 9 Jochen Mass (GER) ATS HS1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 1     22 1'56.21      
accident 16 Hans-Joachim Stuck (GER) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 1     24 1'56.45      
accident 4 Patrick Depailler (FRA) Tyrrell 008 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 0     13 1'54.32      
Disqualified
--   36 Rolf Stommelen (GER) Arrows FA1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 42     17 1'55.18   1'58.08  
--   7 James Hunt (GBR) McLaren M26 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 34     8 1'53.54   1'55.84  
Not qualified
--   17 Clay Regazzoni (SUI) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'56.57      
--   10 Jean-Pierre Jarier (FRA) ATS HS1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'57.40      
--   18 Rupert Keegan (GBR) Surtees TS20 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'57.86      
--   37 Arturo Merzario (ITA) Merzario A1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1'58.31      
Not pre-qualified
--   30 Brett Lunger (USA) McLaren M26 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear                
--   31 René Arnoux (FRA) Martini MK23 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear