1998 Grand Prix of Australia
8 March - Melbourne: 307.516 km (5.302 km x 58 laps)



Pole position: M.Hakkinen     McLaren     1m 30.010s
Fastest Lap: M.Hakkinen     McLaren     1m 31.649s (208.303 Km/h)

Results:

 1  M.Hakkinen     McLaren         1hr 31m 45.996s
 2  D.Coulthard    McLaren            0m  0.700s  
 3  H.Frentzen     Williams           1 Lap
 4  E.Irvine       Ferrari            1 Lap
 5  J.Villeneuve   Williams           1 Lap
 6  J.Herbert      Sauber             1 Lap
 7  A.Wurz         Benetton           1 Lap
 8  D.Hill         Jordan             1 Lap
 9  O.Panis        Prost              1 Lap

Retirements:

   G.Fisichella    Benetton           43 Rear wing
   J.Alesi         Sauber             41 Engine
   J.Trulli        Prost              26 Gearbox 
   R.Rosset        Tyrrell            25 Gearbox 
   M.Salo          Arrows             23 Gearbox 
   E.Tuero         Minardi            22 Engine
   S.Nakano        Minardi             8 CV joint 
   M.Schumacher    Ferrari             5 Engine
   P.Diniz         Arrows              2 Gearbox 
   R.Barrichello   Stewart             1 Gearbox 
   J.Magnussen     Stewart             1 Accident
   R.Schumacher    Jordan              1 Accident
   T.Takagi        Tyrrell             1 Accident

Qualifying Times:

1   M.Hakkinen     McLaren     1m 30.010s   
2   D.Coulthard    McLaren     1m 30.053s    
3   M.Schumacher   Ferrari     1m 30.767s    
4   J.Villeneuve   Williams    1m 30.919s    
5   J.Herbert     Sauber      1m 31.384s    
6   H.Frentzen    Williams    1m 31.397s    
7   G.Fisichella  Benetton    1m 31.733s    
8   E.Irvine      Ferrari     1m 31.767s    
9   R.Schumacher  Jordan      1m 32.392s   
10  D.Hill        Jordan      1m 32.399s   
11  A.Wurz        Benetton    1m 32.726s   
12  J.Alesi       Sauber      1m 33.240s    
13  T.Takagi      Tyrrell     1m 33.291s   
14  R.Barrichello Stewart     1m 33.383s   
15  J.Trulli      Prost       1m 33.739s   
16  O.Panis       Prost       1m 33.851s   
17  M.Salo        Arrows      1m 33.927s   
18  E.Tuero       Minardi     1m 34.646s   
19  J.Magnussen   Stewart     1m 34.906s   
20  R.Rosset      Tyrrell     1m 35.119s   
21  P.Diniz       Arrows      1m 35.140s   
22  S.Nakano      Minardi     1m 35.301s