1989 Michigan 500 in CART at the Michigan circuit. Full information

1989 Michigan 500

1989 Michigan 500 is 150th CART race. Passed at the Michigan circuit. Emerson Fittipaldi won the pole position, Michael Andretti won this race. This was his 9th victory. Teo Fabi and Mario Andretti also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 250 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1989 Toronto Champ Cars
Next race: 1989 Pocono 500

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1989 Michigan 500

19th victory for the Newman-Haas Racing team
9th victory for the Michael Andretti
28th podium for the Michael Andretti
10th podium for the Teo Fabi
50th podium for the Mario Andretti

Lola T89/00 - 1989 Michigan 500 winner

Lola T89/00 #6 - 1989 Michigan 500 winner

1989 Michigan 500 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Michael Andretti Lola T89/00, #6 21 3h 7m 15.239s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
2 Teo Fabi March 89P, #8 16 249 laps 0 Porsche Motorsports
3 Mario Andretti Lola T89/00, #5 14 249 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
4 Al Unser jr Lola T89/00, #2 12 249 laps 0 Galles Racing
5 Derek Daly Lola T89/00, #10 10 247 laps 0 Raynor Motorsports
6 Arie Luyendyk Lola T89/00, #7 8 246 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
7 Rick Mears Penske PC18, #4 6 245 laps 0 Penske Racing
8 Al Unser Penske PC18, #25 5 241 laps 0 Penske Racing
9 Bobby Rahal Lola T89/00, #18 4 240 laps 0 Kraco Racing
10 Johnny Rutherford Lola T88/00, #17 3 240 laps 0 Stoops Racing
11 Scott Brayton Lola T89/00, #22 2 233 laps Engine 0 Dick Simon Racing
12 Jeff Wood Lola T88/00, #56 1 229 laps 0 Gohr Racing
13 Guido Dacco Lola T88/00, #50 0 228 laps 0 Euromotorsport
14 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC18, #20 1 207 laps Suspension 0 Patrick Racing
15 Phil Krueger March 86C, #44 0 189 laps Accident 0 US Engineering
16 John Jones Lola T89/00, #65 0 183 laps Accident 0 Protofab Racing
17 Scott Pruett Lola T89/00, #3 0 149 laps Engine 0 Truesports
18 AJ Foyt jr Lola T89/00, #14 0 135 laps Wheel bearing 0 Gilmore Racing Team
19 Bernard Jourdain Lola T89/00, #69 0 124 laps Turbocharger 0 Andale Racing
20 Raul Boesel Lola T89/00, #30 0 120 laps Engine 0 Shierson Racing
21 Gordon Johncock Lola T89/00, #91 0 103 laps Electrics 0 Hemelgarn Racing
22 Roberto Guerrero March 89CE, #21 0 99 laps Engine 0 Alex Morales Autosports
23 Danny Sullivan Penske PC18, #1 0 85 laps Handling 0 Penske Racing
24 John Andretti Lola T88/00, #9 0 34 laps Engine 0 Vince Granatelli Racing
25 Kevin Cogan March 88C, #11 0 32 laps Manifold 0 Machinists Union Racing
26 Pancho Carter Lola T89/00, #29 0 25 laps Engine 0 Leader Card Racers
27 Randy Lewis Lola T89/00, #28 0 16 laps Engine 0 Teamkar International
28 Rich Vogler Penske PC17, #12 0 2 laps Accident 0 Arciero Racing
29 Steve Chassey Lola T87/00, #16 0 2 laps Accident 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
0 John Paul jr Lola T87/00, #19 0 0 Dale Coyne Racing
0 Ludwig Heimrath jr Lola T89/00, #71 0 0 Hemelgarn Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1989 Michigan 500 on the Michigan circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC18, #20 32.753s Patrick Racing
2 Rick Mears Penske PC18, #4 33.004s Penske Racing
3 Teo Fabi March 89P, #8 33.032s Porsche Motorsports
4 Al Unser Penske PC18, #25 33.136s Penske Racing
5 Danny Sullivan Penske PC18, #1 33.299s Penske Racing
6 Mario Andretti Lola T89/00, #5 33.397s Newman-Haas Racing
7 Al Unser jr Lola T89/00, #2 33.544s Galles Racing
8 Michael Andretti Lola T89/00, #6 33.577s Newman-Haas Racing
9 Bobby Rahal Lola T89/00, #18 33.688s Kraco Racing
10 Arie Luyendyk Lola T89/00, #7 33.746s Dick Simon Racing
11 Pancho Carter Lola T89/00, #29 33.836s Leader Card Racers
12 Rich Vogler Penske PC17, #12 34.026s Arciero Racing
13 Scott Pruett Lola T89/00, #3 34.04s Truesports
14 Scott Brayton Lola T89/00, #22 34.161s Dick Simon Racing
15 Randy Lewis Lola T89/00, #28 34.2s Teamkar International
16 Steve Chassey Lola T87/00, #16 34.258s Bettenhausen Motorsports
17 Derek Daly Lola T89/00, #10 34.259s Raynor Motorsports
18 Gordon Johncock Lola T89/00, #91 34.361s Hemelgarn Racing
19 Bernard Jourdain Lola T89/00, #69 34.367s Andale Racing
20 John Andretti Lola T88/00, #9 34.482s Vince Granatelli Racing
21 Johnny Rutherford Lola T88/00, #17 34.565s Stoops Racing
22 Raul Boesel Lola T89/00, #30 34.997s Shierson Racing
23 Kevin Cogan March 88C, #11 35.042s Machinists Union Racing
24 Guido Dacco Lola T88/00, #50 35.433s Euromotorsport
25 AJ Foyt jr Lola T89/00, #14 33.674s Gilmore Racing Team
26 Jeff Wood Lola T88/00, #56 33.855s Gohr Racing
27 Roberto Guerrero March 89CE, #21 34.214s Alex Morales Autosports
28 Phil Krueger March 86C, #44 34.897s US Engineering
29 John Jones Lola T89/00, #65 35.603s Protofab Racing
30 Ludwig Heimrath jr Lola T89/00, #71 Hemelgarn Racing
31 John Paul jr Lola T87/00, #19 Dale Coyne Racing

List of all cars for the 1989 Michigan 500 on the Michigan circuit

March 89CE

Alfa Romeo

Lola T89/00

Cosworth

Penske PC18

Chevrolet

Lola T88/00

Cosworth

Lola T89/00

Chevrolet

March 88C

Cosworth

March 86C

Cosworth

Penske PC17

Cosworth

March 89P

Porsche

Lola T87/00

Cosworth