1988 Monterey Grand Prix in CART at the Laguna Seca circuit. Full information

1988 Monterey Grand Prix

1988 Monterey Grand Prix is 139th CART race. Passed at the Laguna Seca circuit. Danny Sullivan won the pole position and this race. This was his 11th victory. Michael Andretti and Mario Andretti also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 84 laps (299 km).

Previous race: 1988 Nazareth Champ Cars
Next race: 1988 Miami Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1988 Monterey Grand Prix

42nd victory for the Penske Racing team
11th victory for the Danny Sullivan
26th podium for the Danny Sullivan
24th podium for the Michael Andretti
47th podium for the Mario Andretti

Penske PC17 - 1988 Monterey Grand Prix winner

Penske PC17 #9 - 1988 Monterey Grand Prix winner

1988 Monterey Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Danny Sullivan Penske PC17, #9 22 1h 58m 35.66s 0 Penske Racing
2 Michael Andretti Lola T88/00, #18 16 1h 58m 38.444s 0 Kraco Racing
3 Mario Andretti Lola T88/00, #6 14 84 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
4 Bobby Rahal Lola T88/00, #1 12 84 laps 0 Truesports
5 Rick Mears Penske PC17, #5 10 84 laps 0 Penske Racing
6 Al Unser, Jr. March 88C, #3 8 84 laps 0 Galles Racing
7 Derek Daly Lola T88/00, #10 6 84 laps 0 Raynor Motorsports
8 Didier Theys Lola T88/00, #22 5 83 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
9 Kevin Cogan March 88C, #11 4 82 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
10 Teo Fabi March 88C, #8 3 79 laps 0 Porsche Motorsports
11 John Jones March 88C, #12 2 77 laps Engine 0 Arciero Racing
12 Ken Johnson Lola T88/00, #71 1 77 laps 0 Hemelgarn Racing
13 Jean-Pierre Frey Lola T87/00, #23 0 76 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
14 Roberto Guerrero March 87C, #4 0 67 laps Spun 0 Vince Granatelli Racing
15 Randy Lewis Lola T88/00, #24 0 55 laps Fuel system 0 Leader Card Racers
16 Emerson Fittipaldi Lola T87/00, #20 0 46 laps Gearbox 0 Patrick Racing
17 Steve Bren March 87C, #43 0 42 laps Engine 0 BDR Racing
18 Dominic Dobson Lola T87/00, #17 0 39 laps Engine 0 Dobson Motorsports
19 Darin Brassfield Lola T88/00, #88 0 31 laps Gearbox 0 Darin Brassfield
20 Bernard Jourdain March 86C, #69 0 29 laps Suspension 0 Monarch Sports Systems
21 Raul Boesel Lola T88/00, #30 0 26 laps Cv joint 0 Shierson Racing
22 Arie Luyendyk Lola T88/00, #7 0 25 laps Gearbox 0 Dick Simon Racing
23 Howdy Holmes March 88C, #21 0 21 laps Gearbox 0 Alex Foods Racing
24 AJ Foyt jr Lola T88/00, #14 0 17 laps Gearbox 0 Gilmore Racing Team
25 Scott Atchison March 87C, #55 0 9 laps Clutch 0 Machinists Union Racing
26 Tony Bettenhausen jr Lola T87/00, #16 0 5 laps Suspension 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
27 Dale Coyne March 86C, #19 0 5 laps Accident 0 Dale Coyne Racing
28 Rocky Moran March 88C, #56 0 1 laps Engine 0 Gohr Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1988 Monterey Grand Prix on the Laguna Seca circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Danny Sullivan Penske PC17, #9 1m 14.293s Penske Racing
2 Mario Andretti Lola T88/00, #6 1m 15.3s Newman-Haas Racing
3 Al Unser, Jr. March 88C, #3 1m 15.349s Galles Racing
4 Bobby Rahal Lola T88/00, #1 1m 15.373s Truesports
5 Michael Andretti Lola T88/00, #18 1m 15.466s Kraco Racing
6 Emerson Fittipaldi Lola T87/00, #20 1m 15.765s Patrick Racing
7 Rick Mears Penske PC17, #5 1m 15.776s Penske Racing
8 Teo Fabi March 88C, #8 1m 15.898s Porsche Motorsports
9 Derek Daly Lola T88/00, #10 1m 15.915s Raynor Motorsports
10 Kevin Cogan March 88C, #11 1m 16.174s Machinists Union Racing
11 Raul Boesel Lola T88/00, #30 1m 16.506s Shierson Racing
12 Arie Luyendyk Lola T88/00, #7 1m 16.845s Dick Simon Racing
13 Roberto Guerrero March 87C, #4 1m 17.734s Vince Granatelli Racing
14 Dominic Dobson Lola T87/00, #17 1m 17.852s Dobson Motorsports
15 John Jones March 88C, #12 1m 17.857s Arciero Racing
16 Didier Theys Lola T88/00, #22 1m 18.075s Dick Simon Racing
17 Scott Atchison March 87C, #55 1m 18.144s Machinists Union Racing
18 Ken Johnson Lola T88/00, #71 1m 18.605s Hemelgarn Racing
19 Rocky Moran March 88C, #56 1m 18.666s Gohr Racing
20 Howdy Holmes March 88C, #21 1m 18.774s Alex Foods Racing
21 AJ Foyt jr Lola T88/00, #14 1m 19.057s Gilmore Racing Team
22 Randy Lewis Lola T88/00, #24 1m 19.059s Leader Card Racers
23 Darin Brassfield Lola T88/00, #88 1m 19.198s Darin Brassfield
24 Bernard Jourdain March 86C, #69 1m 19.807s Monarch Sports Systems
25 Tony Bettenhausen jr Lola T87/00, #16 1m 20.35s Bettenhausen Motorsports
26 Steve Bren March 87C, #43 1m 20.503s BDR Racing
27 Jean-Pierre Frey Lola T87/00, #23 1m 20.524s Dick Simon Racing
28 Dale Coyne March 86C, #19 1m 22.905s Dale Coyne Racing

List of all cars for the 1988 Monterey Grand Prix on the Laguna Seca circuit

Lola T88/00

Cosworth

Lola T87/00

Cosworth

March 86C

Cosworth

March 88C

Chevrolet

March 88C

Cosworth

March 86C

Chevrolet stockblock

Lola T87/00

Chevrolet

Penske PC17

Chevrolet

March 88C

Porsche

Lola T88/00

Chevrolet

March 87C

Cosworth