1987 Phoenix Champ Cars in CART at the Phoenix circuit. Full information

1987 Phoenix Champ Cars

1987 Phoenix Champ Cars is 112th CART race. Passed at the Phoenix circuit. Mario Andretti won the pole position, Roberto Guerrero won this race. This was his 1st victory. Bobby Rahal and Arie Luyendyk also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (322 km).

Previous race: 1987 Long Beach Grand Prix
Next race: 1987 Indianapolis 500

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1987 Phoenix Champ Cars

1st victory for the Vince Granatelli Racing team
1st victory for the Roberto Guerrero
5th podium for the Roberto Guerrero
28th podium for the Bobby Rahal
1st podium for the Arie Luyendyk

March 87C - 1987 Phoenix Champ Cars winner

March 87C #4 - 1987 Phoenix Champ Cars winner

1987 Phoenix Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Roberto Guerrero March 87C, #4 21 1h 26m 56.62s 0 Vince Granatelli Racing
2 Bobby Rahal Lola T87/00, #1 16 1h 27m 5.24s 0 Truesports
3 Arie Luyendyk March 87C, #71 14 199 laps 0 Hemelgarn Racing
4 Michael Andretti March 87C, #18 12 199 laps 0 Kraco Racing
5 Mario Andretti Lola T87/00, #5 11 198 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
6 Josele Garza March 87C, #55 8 196 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
7 Dennis Firestone Lola T87/00, #10 6 195 laps 0 Raynor Motorsports
8 Geoff Brabham March 87C, #15 5 194 laps 0 Galles Racing
9 Johnny Rutherford March 87C, #21 4 194 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
10 Dick Simon Lola T87/00, #22 3 189 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
11 Danny Sullivan Penske PC16, #3 2 186 laps 0 Penske Racing
12 Fabrizio Barbazza March 87C, #12 1 183 laps 0 Arciero Racing
13 Jeff MacPherson March 87C, #11 0 183 laps 0 Galles Racing
14 Al Unser, Jr. March 87C, #30 0 175 laps Gearbox 0 Shierson Racing
15 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 86C, #16 0 175 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
16 Gary Bettenhausen March 86C, #56 0 173 laps 0 Gohr Racing
17 Tom Sneva March 87C, #33 0 153 laps 0 Mike Curb Racing
18 Emerson Fittipaldi March 87C, #20 0 137 laps Electrics 0 Patrick Racing
19 Randy Lewis March 86C, #24 0 95 laps Overheating 0 Leader Card Racers
20 Rick Mears Penske PC16, #8 0 56 laps Engine 0 Penske Racing
21 Kevin Cogan March 87C, #7 0 45 laps Electrics 0 Patrick Racing
22 Ludwig Heimrath jr Lola T87/00, #23 0 30 laps Cv joint 0 Dick Simon Racing
0 Mike Nish March 86C, #59 0 0 Machinists Union Racing
0 Dale Coyne March 86C, #19 0 0 Dale Coyne Racing

List of all cars for the 1987 Phoenix Champ Cars on the Phoenix circuit

March 86C

Chevrolet stockblock

Lola T87/00

Cosworth

Lola T87/00

Chevrolet

March 87C

Honda

March 87C

Cosworth

March 87C

Chevrolet

Penske PC16

Chevrolet

March 86C

Cosworth