1988 Germany Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Hockenheim circuit. Full information

1988 Germany Grand Prix poster

1988 Germany Grand Prix poster

1988 Germany Grand Prix

1988 Germany Grand Prix is 461st Formula 1 race. Passed at the Hockenheim circuit. Ayrton Senna won the pole position and this race. This was his 11th victory. Alain Prost and Gerhard Berger also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 44 laps (299 km).

Previous race: 1988 Britain Grand Prix
Next race: 1988 Hungary Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1988 Germany Grand Prix

64th victory for the McLaren team
11th victory for the Ayrton Senna
32nd podium for the Ayrton Senna
63rd podium for the Alain Prost
9th podium for the Gerhard Berger

Ayrton Senna - Winner of the 1988 Germany Grand Prix

Ayrton Senna - Winner of the 1988 Germany Grand Prix

1988 Germany Grand Prix

1988 Germany Grand Prix

McLaren MP4/4 - 1988 Germany Grand Prix winner

McLaren MP4/4 - 1988 Germany Grand Prix winner

1988 Germany Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Ayrton Senna 9.00  1h 32m 54.188s  ( 193.148 km/h ) 44 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Alain Prost 6.00  1h 33m 07.797s  ( +13.609s ) 44 Honda Marlboro McLaren
3 Gerhard Berger 4.00  1h 33m 46.283s  ( +52.095s ) 44 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Michele Alboreto 3.00  1h 34m 35.100s  ( +1m 40.912s ) 44 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Ivan Capelli 2.00  1h 35m 43.794s  ( +2m 49.606s ) 44 Leyton House March Racing Team
6 Thierry Boutsen 1.00   43 Benetton Formula Ltd
7 Derek Warwick 0   43 USF&G Arrows Megatron
8 Mauricio Gugelmin 0   43 Leyton House March Racing Team
9 Satoru Nakajima 0   43 Camel Team Lotus Honda
10 Eddie Cheever 0   43 USF&G Arrows Megatron
11 Jonathan Palmer 0   43 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
12 Bernd Schneider 0   43 West Zakspeed Racing
13 Andrea De Cesaris 0   42 Rial Racing
14 Piercarlo Ghinzani 0   42 West Zakspeed Racing
15 Alex Caffi 0   42 BMS Scuderia Italia
16 Oscar Larrauri 0   42 Eurobrun Racing
17 René Arnoux 0   41 Ligier Loto
18 Alessandro Nannini 0   40 Benetton Formula Ltd
19 Yannick Dalmas 0   39 Larrousse & Calmels F1
ab Philippe Streiff 0  Throttle 38 AGS Racing
ab Riccardo Patrese 0  Accident 34 Canon Williams Team
ab Nicola Larini 0  Electronics 27 Osella Squadra Corse
ab Nigel Mansell 0  Spin 16 Canon Williams Team
ab Stefano Modena 0  Ignition 15 Eurobrun Racing
ab Philippe Alliot 0  Accident 8 Larrousse & Calmels F1
ab Nelson Piquet 0  Accident 1 Camel Team Lotus Honda
nq Julian Bailey 0     Tyrrell Racing Organisation
nq Pierluigi Martini 0     Lois Minardi Team
nq Luis Perez-Sala 0     Lois Minardi Team
nq Stefan Johansson 0     Ligier Loto
npq Gabriele Tarquini 0     Coloni SpA

Qualifying Results for the 1988 Germany Grand Prix on the Hockenheim circuit

Position Name Result Team
1 Ayrton Senna 1'44''596 Honda Marlboro McLaren
2 Alain Prost 1'44''873 Honda Marlboro McLaren
3 Gerhard Berger 1'46''115 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
4 Michele Alboreto 1'47''154 Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
5 Nelson Piquet 1'47''681 Camel Team Lotus Honda
6 Alessandro Nannini 1'48''208 Benetton Formula Ltd
7 Ivan Capelli 1'48''703 Leyton House March Racing Team
8 Satoru Nakajima 1'48''781 Camel Team Lotus Honda
9 Thierry Boutsen 1'48''837 Benetton Formula Ltd
10 Mauricio Gugelmin 1'49''511 Leyton House March Racing Team
11 Nigel Mansell 1'49''880 Canon Williams Team
12 Derek Warwick 1'50''459 USF&G Arrows Megatron
13 Riccardo Patrese 1'50''719 Canon Williams Team
14 Andrea De Cesaris 1'51''004 Rial Racing
15 Eddie Cheever 1'51''171 USF&G Arrows Megatron
16 Philippe Streiff 1'51''642 AGS Racing
17 René Arnoux 1'52''080 Ligier Loto
18 Nicola Larini 1'52''168 Osella Squadra Corse
19 Alex Caffi 1'52''277 BMS Scuderia Italia
20 Philippe Alliot 1'52''293 Larrousse & Calmels F1
21 Yannick Dalmas 1'52''436 Larrousse & Calmels F1
22 Bernd Schneider 1'52''664 West Zakspeed Racing
23 Piercarlo Ghinzani 1'52''674 West Zakspeed Racing
24 Jonathan Palmer 1'52''908 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
25 Stefano Modena 1'52''998 Eurobrun Racing
26 Oscar Larrauri 1'53''043 Eurobrun Racing
27 Luis Perez-Sala 1'53''356 Lois Minardi Team
28 Stefan Johansson 1'53''507 Ligier Loto
29 Julian Bailey 1'53''576 Tyrrell Racing Organisation
30 Pierluigi Martini 1'53''596 Lois Minardi Team
31 Gabriele Tarquini 1'54''358 Coloni SpA

List of all cars for the 1988 Germany Grand Prix on the Hockenheim circuit

Williams FW12

Judd CV V8 3.5

Eurobrun ER188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Ligier JS31

Judd CV V8 3.5

Osella FA1L

Osella 890T V8 t 1.5

March 881

Judd CV V8 3.5

Zakspeed 881

Zakspeed 1500/4 L4 t 1.5

Lotus 100T

Honda RA168E V6 t 1.5

Dallara 188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Ferrari F187/88C

Ferrari 033E V6 t 1.5

Rial ARC1

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Arrows A10B

Megatron M12/13 L4 t 1.5

McLaren MP4/4

Honda RA168E V6 t 1.5

Tyrrell 017

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Coloni FC188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Lola LC88

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Minardi M188

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5

Benetton B188

Ford Cosworth DFR V8 3.5

AGS JH23

Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3.5