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 2:28'00.90   1 1:01'51.90 4 1:01'56.15  
2 6 20 Jody Scheckter (RSA) Wolf WR5 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 2:28'16.25 +1:00'15.35 4 1:01'52.68 6 1:01'56.41  
3 4 26 Jacques Laffite (FRA) Ligier JS9 Matra MS78 Goodyear 45 2:28'28.91 +1:00'28.01 7 1:01'53.54 9 1:01'56.59  
4 3 14 Emerson Fittipaldi (BRA) Fittipaldi F5A Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 2:28'37.78 +1:00'36.88 10 1:01'54.03 5 1:01'56.34  
5 2 3 Didier Pironi (FRA) Tyrrell 008 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 2:28'58.16 +1:00'57.26 16 1:01'54.63 10 1:01'57.11  
6 1 25 Hector Rebaque (MEX) Team Lotus 78 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 45 2:29'38.76 +1:01'37.86 18 1:01'55.57 7 1:01'56.47  
7   2 John Watson (GBR) Brabham BT46 Alfa Romeo 115-12 Goodyear 45 2:29'40.43 +1:01'39.53 5 1:01'52.84 12 1:01'57.26  
8   12 Gilles Villeneuve (CAN) Ferrari 312T3 Ferrari 312B Michelin 45 2:29'57.77 +1:01'56.87 15 1:01'54.40 2 1:01'55.80  
9   35 Riccardo Patrese (ITA) Arrows FA1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 44   +1 lap 14 1:01'54.34 16 1:01'57.76  
10   32 Keke Rosberg (FIN) Wolf WR1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 42   +3 laps 19 1:01'55.57 8 1:01'56.53  
11   23 Harald Ertl (AUT) Ensign N177 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 41   +4 laps 23 1:01'56.25 15 1:01'57.57  
Retirement
gearbox 6 Ronnie Peterson (SWE) Team Lotus 79 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 36     2 1:01'51.99 1 1:01'55.62 (26)
fuel system 27 Alan Jones (AUS) Williams FW06 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 31     6 1:01'53.50 3 1:01'55.90  
engine 22 Nelson Piquet (BRA) Ensign N177 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 31     21 1:01'56.15 19 1:01'59.16  
fuel system 19 Vittorio Brambilla (ITA) Surtees TS20 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 24     20 1:01'55.86 18 1:01'59.06  
accident 8 Patrick Tambay (FRA) McLaren M26 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 16     11 1:01'54.04 14 1:01'57.55  
fuel system 11 Carlos Reutemann (ARG) Ferrari 312T3 Ferrari 312B Michelin 14     12 1:01'54.17 17 1:01'58.26  
engine 1 Niki Lauda (AUT) Brabham BT46 Alfa Romeo 115-12 Goodyear 11     3 1:01'52.29 11 1:01'57.12  
engine 15 Jean-Pierre Jabouille (FRA) Renault RS01 Renault EF1 Michelin 5     9 1:01'53.61 13 1:01'57.41  
accident 9 Jochen Mass (GER) ATS HS1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 1     22 1:01'56.21      
accident 16 Hans-Joachim Stuck (GER) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 1     24 1:01'56.45      
accident 4 Patrick Depailler (FRA) Tyrrell 008 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 0     13 1:01'54.32      
Disqualified
--   36 Rolf Stommelen (GER) Arrows FA1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 42     17 1:01'55.18   1:01'58.08  
--   7 James Hunt (GBR) McLaren M26 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear 34     8 1:01'53.54   1:01'55.84  
Not qualified
--   17 Clay Regazzoni (SUI) Shadow DN9 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1:01'56.57      
--   10 Jean-Pierre Jarier (FRA) ATS HS1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1:01'57.40      
--   18 Rupert Keegan (GBR) Surtees TS20 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1:01'57.86      
--   37 Arturo Merzario (ITA) Merzario A1 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear         1:01'58.31      
Not pre-qualified
--   30 Brett Lunger (USA) McLaren M26 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear                
--   31 René Arnoux (FRA) Martini MK23 Ford Cosworth DFV Goodyear