1998 Belgium Grand Prix in Formula 1 at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Full information

1998 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1998 Belgium Grand Prix poster

1998 Belgium Grand Prix

1998 Belgium Grand Prix is 627th Formula 1 Grand Prix. Passed at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Mika Hakkinen won the pole position, Damon Hill won this race. This was his 22nd victory. Ralf Schumacher and Jean Alesi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 44 laps (307 km).

Previous Grand Prix: 1998 Hungary Grand Prix
Next Grand Prix: 1998 Italy Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1998 Belgium Grand Prix

1st victory for the Jordan team
22nd victory for the Damon Hill
42nd podium for the Damon Hill
2nd podium for the Ralf Schumacher
32nd podium for the Jean Alesi

Damon Hill - Winner of the 1998 Belgium Grand Prix

Damon Hill - Winner of the 1998 Belgium Grand Prix

1998 Belgium Grand Prix

1998 Belgium Grand Prix

Jordan 198 - 1998 Belgium Grand Prix winner

Jordan 198 - 1998 Belgium Grand Prix winner

1998 Belgium Grand Prix results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Damon Hill 10.00  1h 43m 47.407s  ( 177.238 km/h ) 44 Benson & Hedges Jordan
2 Ralf Schumacher 6.00  1h 43m 48.339s  ( +00.932s ) 44 Benson & Hedges Jordan
3 Jean Alesi 4.00  1h 43m 54.527s  ( +07.120s ) 44 Red Bull Sauber Petronas
4 Heinz-Harald Frentzen 3.00  1h 44m 19.649s  ( +32.242s ) 44 Winfield Williams
5 Pedro Diniz 2.00  1h 44m 45.089s  ( +57.682s ) 44 Danka Zepter Arrows
6 Jarno Trulli 1.00   42 Gauloises Prost Peugeot
7 David Coulthard 0   39 West McLaren Mercedes
8 Shinji Nakano 0   39 Fondmetal Minardi Team
ab Giancarlo Fisichella 0  Collision 26 Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
ab Michael Schumacher 0  Collision 25 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
ab Eddie Irvine 0  Spin 25 Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro
ab Esteban Tuero 0  Electrics 17 Fondmetal Minardi Team
ab Jacques Villeneuve 0  Accident 16 Winfield Williams
ab Tora Takagi 0  Accident 10 PIAA Tyrrell
ab Jos Verstappen 0  Engine 8 HSBC Stewart Ford
ab Rubens Barrichello 0  Pile-up 0 HSBC Stewart Ford
ab Ricardo Rosset 0  Pile-up 0 PIAA Tyrrell
ab Alexander Wurz 0  Collision 0 Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
ab Mika Hakkinen 0  Collision 0 West McLaren Mercedes
ab Olivier Panis 0  Pile-up 0 Gauloises Prost Peugeot
ab Johnny Herbert 0  Collision 0 Red Bull Sauber Petronas
ab Mika Salo 0  Pile-up 0 Danka Zepter Arrows

List of all cars for the 1998 Belgium Grand Prix on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit

McLaren MP4/13

Mercedes FO 110G V10 3.0

Arrows A19

Arrows T2-F1 V10 3.0

Minardi M198

Ford Cosworth JD Zetec-R V10 3.0

Benetton B198

Playlife GC37-01 V10 3.0

Sauber C17

Petronas SPE-01D V10 3.0

Tyrrell 026

Ford Cosworth JD Zetec-R V10 3.0

Ferrari F300

Ferrari 047 V10 3.0

Prost AP01

Peugeot A16 V10 3.0

Stewart SF02

Ford Cosworth VJ Zetec-R V10 3.0

Williams FW20

Mecachrome GC37-01 V10 3.0

Jordan 198

Mugen Honda MF-301HC V10 3.0