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Event: ADAC 1000Km Rennen NürburgringDate: 28.5.1978
Track: Nürburgring Nordschleife (Germany), 22.835 kmsOrganiser: ADAC

Nürburgring 1000 Kilometres

Weather:warm, dry
Start time:unknown
Grid:unknown
Distance:2 x 500 kilometres
Attendance:unknown
Entered:88
Practiced:80
Qualified:75
Started:67
Finished:36
Classified:40
Classes:PractStartClass
Group 5 - +2000171712
Group 5 - 2000984
Group 1, 2, 3 & 4 - +2000221813
Group 1, 2, 3 & 4 - 2000322411
Race notes:
The event was ran as 2 heats of 22 laps each
Pre-race sessions:
3 qualifying sessions held for a total of 390 minutes on 26-27/5
15 minute pre-race warm-up held (on short course)
Winners:
Overall:3Porsche 935/77ALudwig / Heyer / Hezemans
Group 5 - 2000:34BMW 320Höttinger / Stuck
Group 1, 2, 3 & 4 - +2000:48Porsche Carrera RSHappel / von Tschirnhaus
Group 1, 2, 3 & 4 - 2000:96BMW 320König / Weltrowski
Fastest Laps:
Overall:4Porsche 935/77ABob Wollek (F)7:45.000176.787 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:1Porsche 935/77AToine Hezemans (NL)7:36.200180.197 km/h
Group 5 - 2000:29BMW 320Quester / Peterson8:04.600
Group 1, 2, 3 & 4 - +2000:46Porsche 934Holup / Dören8:32.800
Group 1, 2, 3 & 4 - 2000:96BMW 320König / Weltrowski9:15.700
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (31), BMW (16), Ford (8), VW (4), Opel (3)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (31), BMW (16), Ford (9), VW (4), Opel (3)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 935 (13), Porsche 911 Carrera (10), BMW 320 (9)
Driver nationalities:D (111), CH (8), I (8), S (7), A (5), NL (3), B (2), GB (2), F (2)
Team nationalities:D (54), CH (5), I (3), S (3)
Engine positions:front-engined (50%), rear-engined (47%), mid-engined (3%)
Oldest known drivers:Girolamo Capra (57), Freddy Kottulinsky (46), Vittorio Brambilla (41)
Youngest known drivers:Markus Höttinger (22), Anders Olofsson (26), Franz Konrad (27)
Female drivers:Lella Lombardi

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
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