1968 Hockenheim F2 Race 1 in Formula 2 at the Hockenheim circuit. Full information

1968 Hockenheim F2

1968 Hockenheim F2 is 16th Formula 2 race. Passed at the Hockenheim circuit. Jean-Pierre Beltoise won the pole position and this race. Henri Pescarolo and Piers Courage also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 40 laps (271 km).

Previous race: 1967 Rome Grand Prix
Next race: 1968 Thruxton F2
Race Start: 7th April 1968

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1968 Hockenheim F2

1st victory for the Matra Sports team
1st victory for the Jean-Pierre Beltoise
4th podium for the Jean-Pierre Beltoise
1st podium for the Henri Pescarolo
3rd podium for the Piers Courage

Matra MS7 (F2) - 1968 Hockenheim F2 winner

Matra MS7 (F2) #11 - 1968 Hockenheim F2 winner

1968 Hockenheim F2 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Jean-Pierre Beltoise Matra MS7 (F2), #11 9 1h 25m 49.7s 0 Matra Sports
2 Henri Pescarolo Matra MS7 (F2), #12 6 1h 25m 51.8s 0 Matra Sports
3 Piers Courage Brabham BT23C, #8 4 1h 26m 51.9s 0 Frank Williams Racing Cars
4 Chris Lambert Brabham BT23C, #20 3 1h 27m 13s 0 London Racing Team
5 Chris Amon Ferrari 166, #3 0 1h 28m 30.3s 0 Scuderia Ferrari
6 Jo Schlesser McLaren M4A, #18 2 1h 28m 30.6s 0 Ecurie Inter-Sport
7 Robin Widdows McLaren M4A, #16 1 39 laps 0 McLaren Racing Team
8 Chris Irwin Lola T100, #7 0 1h 28m 37.7s 0 Lola Racing
9 Max Mosley Brabham BT23C, #21 0 38 laps 0 London Racing Team
10 Xavier Perrot Brabham BT23, #19 0 36 laps 0 Squadra Tartaruga
0 Bruno Frey Lotus 41C, #28 0 0 Midland Racing Team
0 Picko Troberg Brabham BT23C, #9 0 0 Frank Williams Racing Cars
0 Jimmy Clark Lotus 48, #1 0 4 laps Fatal accident 0 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
0 Carlo Facetti Tecno TF68, #26 0 5 laps Cylinder head 0 Tecno Racing Team
0 Kurt Ahrens jr Brabham BT23C, #6 0 12 laps Camshaft 0 Kurt Ahrens
0 Robs Lamplough McLaren M4A, #29 0 19 laps Withdrawn 0 Robs Lamplough
0 Graham Hill Lotus 48, #2 0 19 laps Withdrawn 0 Gold Leaf Team Lotus
0 Walter Habegger Lotus 41C, #25 0 21 laps Accident 0 Walter Habegger
0 Guy Ligier McLaren M4A, #17 0 21 laps Gearbox 0 Ecurie Inter-Sport
0 Graeme Lawrence McLaren M4A, #15 0 22 laps Overheating 0 McLaren Racing Team
0 Peter Gethin Chevron B10, #24 0 26 laps Exhausts 0 Frank Lythgoe Racing
0 Derek Bell Brabham BT23C, #10 0 29 laps Clutch 0 Frank Williams Racing Cars

List of all cars for the 1968 Hockenheim F2 on the Hockenheim circuit

Matra MS7 (F2)

Ford Cosworth FVA L4 1.6

Lotus 48

Ford

Ferrari 166

Ferrari