Season

01 Nov 1998

1998 Japanese Grand Prix

Pos No Driver Team Laps Time/Retired Grid Pts
1 8 Mika Hakkinen McLaren-Mercedes 51 1:27'22.535 2 10
2 4 Eddie Irvine Ferrari 51 +6.491 4 6
3 7 David Coulthard McLaren-Mercedes 51 +27.662 3 4
4 9 Damon Hill Jordan-Mugen-Honda 51 +1'13.491 8 3
5 2 Heinz-Harald Frentzen Williams-Mecachrome 51 +1'13.857 5 2
6 1 Jacques Villeneuve Williams-Mecachrome 51 +1'15.867 6 1
7 14 Jean Alesi Sauber-Petronas 51 +1'36.053 12
8 5 Giancarlo Fisichella Benetton-Playlife 51 +1'41.302 10
9 6 Alexander Wurz Benetton-Playlife 50 +1 Lap 9
10 15 Johnny Herbert Sauber-Petronas 50 +1 Lap 11
11 11 Olivier Panis Prost-Peugeot 50 +1 Lap 13
12 12 Jarno Trulli Prost-Peugeot 48 +3 Laps 14
Ret 22 Shinji Nakano Minardi-Ford 40 Throttle 20
Ret 3 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 31 Tyre 1
Ret 21 Toranosuke Takagi Tyrrell-Ford 28 Collision 17
Ret 23 Estaban Tuero Minardi-Ford 28 Collision 21
Ret 18 Rubens Barrichello Stewart-Ford 25 Hydraulics 16
Ret 19 Jos Verstappen Stewart-Ford 21 Gearbox 19
Ret 17 Mika Salo Arrows 14 Hydraulics 15
Ret 10 Ralf Schumacher Jordan-Mugen-Honda 13 Engine 7
Ret 16 Pedro Diniz Arrows 2 Spun off 18
DNQ 20 Ricardo Rosset Tyrrell-Ford 0 0

Fastest Lap: Michael Schumacher 1m 40.190s

Race stopped and restarted twice due to Trulli and then M Schumacher stalling on the grid. Race distance reduced by a lap each time to 51 laps.

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