1958 German Grand Prix

The 1958 German Grand Prix was Round 8 of the 1958 Formula 1 World Championship. The event was held at Nürburgring in Germany on Sunday, 3 August 1958. Mike Hawthorn started on pole position for Ferrari and Tony Brooks was the race winner in the Vanwall.

During an interview with Beyond The Grid – The F1® Podcast released on 28 August 2019, Brooks revealed that he considered this race to have been his greatest.

1958 German Grand Prix Race Result
Pos.No.DriverNationalityTeamTyreLapsTime/RetiredTimeGapIntervalBest LapLapPoints
18Tony BrooksGreat BritainVanwallDunlop152:21:15.0002:21:15.000--8
210Roy SalvadoriGreat BritainCooper Climax15+209.7002:24:44.700+3:29.700+3:29.7006
311Maurice TrintignantFranceCooper Climax15+311.2002:26:26.200+5:11.200+1:41.5004
44Wolfgang von TripsGermanyFerrariEnglebert15+376.3002:27:31.300+6:16.300+1:05.1003
512Cliff AllisonGreat BritainLotus Climax13+2 laps2 laps2 laps
DNF3Mike HawthornGreat BritainFerrariEnglebert11DNF
DNF2Peter CollinsGreat BritainFerrariEnglebert10DNF
DNF6Harry SchellUnited StatesBRM9DNF
DNF5Jean BehraFranceBRM4DNF
DNF17Hans HerrmannGermanyMaseratiPirelli3DNF
DNF7Stirling MossGreat BritainVanwallDunlop3DNF9:09.20031
DNF16Jo BonnierSwedenMaseratiPirelli1DNF
DNS14Troy RuttmanUnited StatesMaseratiPirelliDNF