1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars in CART at the Meadowlands circuit. Full information

1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars

1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars is 148th CART race. Passed at the Meadowlands circuit. Emerson Fittipaldi won the pole position, Bobby Rahal won this race. Emerson Fittipaldi and Scott Pruett also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 145 laps (284 km).

Previous race: 1989 Cleveland Champ Cars
Next race: 1989 Toronto Champ Cars
Race Start: 16th July 1989

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars

8th victory for the Kraco Racing team
19th victory for the Bobby Rahal
45th podium for the Bobby Rahal
23rd podium for the Emerson Fittipaldi
2nd podium for the Scott Pruett

Lola T89/00 - 1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars winner

Lola T89/00 #18 - 1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars winner

1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Bobby Rahal Lola T89/00, #18 20 2h 9m 20.21s 0 Kraco Racing
2 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC18, #20 17 2h 9m 26.39s 0 Patrick Racing
3 Scott Pruett Lola T89/00, #3 14 143 laps 0 Truesports
4 Rick Mears Penske PC18, #4 12 143 laps 0 Penske Racing
5 Al Unser, Jr. Lola T89/00, #2 10 142 laps 0 Galles Racing
6 Raul Boesel Lola T89/00, #30 8 141 laps 0 Shierson Racing
7 Arie Luyendyk Lola T89/00, #7 6 140 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
8 Danny Sullivan Penske PC18, #1 5 140 laps 0 Penske Racing
9 Teo Fabi March 89P, #8 4 140 laps 0 Porsche Motorsports
10 Scott Brayton Lola T89/00, #22 3 136 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
11 John Jones Lola T89/00, #65 2 135 laps 0 Protofab Racing
12 Kevin Cogan March 88C, #11 1 131 laps Accident 0 Machinists Union Racing
13 Pancho Carter Lola T89/00, #29 0 129 laps 0 Leader Card Racers
14 Scott Atchison Lola T88/00, #50 0 127 laps 0 Euromotorsport
15 Jeff Wood Lola T88/00, #56 0 125 laps Accident 0 Gohr Racing
16 Randy Lewis Lola T89/00, #28 0 113 laps 0 Teamkar International
17 Dominic Dobson Lola T88/00, #86 0 102 laps Accident 0 Bayside Motorsports
18 Michael Andretti Lola T89/00, #6 1 89 laps Suspension 0 Newman-Haas Racing
19 Bernard Jourdain Lola T89/00, #69 0 84 laps Electrics 0 Andale Racing
20 Mario Andretti Lola T89/00, #5 0 75 laps Suspension 0 Newman-Haas Racing
21 John Paul, Jr. Lola T87/00, #15 0 70 laps Accident 0 Dyson Racing
22 Roberto Guerrero March 89CE, #21 0 70 laps Suspension 0 Alex Morales Autosports
23 AJ Foyt jr Lola T89/00, #14 0 56 laps Clutch 0 Gilmore Racing Team
24 Fabrizio Barbazza Penske PC17, #12 0 39 laps Gearbox 0 Arciero Racing
25 Derek Daly Lola T89/00, #10 0 37 laps Electrics 0 Raynor Motorsports
26 Didier Theys Lola T88/00, #71 0 18 laps Fuel injection 0 Hemelgarn Racing
27 Tom Sneva Lola T88/00, #9 0 16 laps Turbocharger 0 Vince Granatelli Racing
28 Steve Chassey, Guido Dacco Lola T87/00, #16 0 13 laps Engine 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports

Qualifying Results for the 1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars on the Meadowlands circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC18, #20 37.919s Patrick Racing
2 Mario Andretti Lola T89/00, #5 39.192s Newman-Haas Racing
3 Al Unser, Jr. Lola T89/00, #2 38.209s Galles Racing
4 Michael Andretti Lola T89/00, #6 38.231s Newman-Haas Racing
5 Rick Mears Penske PC18, #4 38.257s Penske Racing
6 Bobby Rahal Lola T89/00, #18 38.27s Kraco Racing
7 Scott Pruett Lola T89/00, #3 38.32s Truesports
8 Teo Fabi March 89P, #8 38.479s Porsche Motorsports
9 Danny Sullivan Penske PC18, #1 38.707s Penske Racing
10 Derek Daly Lola T89/00, #10 38.796s Raynor Motorsports
11 Arie Luyendyk Lola T89/00, #7 38.979s Dick Simon Racing
12 Fabrizio Barbazza Penske PC17, #12 39.305s Arciero Racing
13 Didier Theys Lola T88/00, #71 39.362s Hemelgarn Racing
14 Kevin Cogan March 88C, #11 39.37s Machinists Union Racing
15 Scott Brayton Lola T89/00, #22 39.43s Dick Simon Racing
16 Raul Boesel Lola T89/00, #30 39.454s Shierson Racing
17 Randy Lewis Lola T89/00, #28 39.597s Teamkar International
18 Pancho Carter Lola T89/00, #29 39.616s Leader Card Racers
19 John Jones Lola T89/00, #65 39.617s Protofab Racing
20 Dominic Dobson Lola T88/00, #86 39.78s Bayside Motorsports
21 Scott Atchison Lola T88/00, #50 39.925s Euromotorsport
22 Bernard Jourdain Lola T89/00, #69 39.997s Andale Racing
23 Tom Sneva Lola T88/00, #9 40.007s Vince Granatelli Racing
24 John Paul, Jr. Lola T87/00, #15 40.082s Dyson Racing
25 AJ Foyt jr Lola T89/00, #14 40.253s Gilmore Racing Team
26 Jeff Wood Lola T88/00, #56 40.445s Gohr Racing
27 Roberto Guerrero March 89CE, #21 40.972s Alex Morales Autosports
28 Steve Chassey, Guido Dacco Lola T87/00, #16 42.427s Bettenhausen Motorsports

List of all cars for the 1989 Meadowlands Champ Cars on the Meadowlands circuit

Lola T87/00

Cosworth

March 88C

Cosworth

Lola T89/00

Chevrolet

Lola T89/00

Cosworth

Penske PC17

Cosworth

Lola T88/00

Cosworth

Penske PC18

Chevrolet

March 89P

Porsche

March 89CE

Alfa Romeo