1989 Road America Champ Cars in CART at the Elkhart Lake circuit. Full information

1989 Road America Champ Cars

1989 Road America Champ Cars is 153rd CART race. Passed at the Elkhart Lake circuit. Danny Sullivan won the pole position and this race. This was his 13th victory. Teo Fabi and Rick Mears also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 50 laps (326 km).

Previous race: 1989 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars
Next race: 1989 Nazareth Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1989 Road America Champ Cars

46th victory for the Penske Racing team
13th victory for the Danny Sullivan
30th podium for the Danny Sullivan
12th podium for the Teo Fabi
56th podium for the Rick Mears

Penske PC18 - 1989 Road America Champ Cars winner

Penske PC18 #1 - 1989 Road America Champ Cars winner

1989 Road America Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Danny Sullivan Penske PC18, #1 21 1h 37m 43.06s 0 Penske Racing
2 Teo Fabi March 89P, #8 16 1h 38m 24.97s 0 Porsche Motorsports
3 Rick Mears Penske PC18, #4 14 50 laps 0 Penske Racing
4 Arie Luyendyk Lola T89/00, #7 12 50 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
5 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC18, #20 10 50 laps 0 Patrick Racing
6 Michael Andretti Lola T89/00, #6 9 49 laps Out of fuel 0 Newman-Haas Racing
7 Mario Andretti Lola T89/00, #5 6 49 laps Out of fuel 0 Newman-Haas Racing
8 Scott Pruett Lola T89/00, #3 5 49 laps 0 Truesports
9 Raul Boesel Lola T89/00, #30 4 49 laps 0 Shierson Racing
10 John Jones Lola T89/00, #65 3 49 laps 0 Protofab Racing
11 Didier Theys Lola T88/00, #9 2 48 laps 0 Vince Granatelli Racing
12 Fabrizio Barbazza Penske PC17, #12 1 48 laps 0 Arciero Racing
13 Scott Brayton Lola T89/00, #22 0 48 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
14 Randy Lewis Lola T89/00, #28 0 47 laps 0 Teamkar International
15 Jeff Wood Lola T88/00, #56 0 46 laps Out of fuel 0 Gohr Racing
16 Scott Harrington Lola T88/00, #44 0 46 laps 0 Todd Walther Racing
17 Ludwig Heimrath jr Lola T89/00, #71 0 45 laps Accident 0 Hemelgarn Racing
18 Kevin Cogan March 88C, #11 0 42 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
19 Pancho Carter Lola T89/00, #29 0 42 laps 0 Leader Card Racers
20 Al Unser, Jr. Lola T89/00, #2 0 35 laps Engine 0 Galles Racing
21 Roberto Guerrero March 89CE, #21 0 17 laps Clutch 0 Alex Morales Autosports
22 AJ Foyt jr Lola T89/00, #14 0 16 laps Engine 0 Gilmore Racing Team
23 Scott Goodyear Lola T89/00, #91 0 15 laps Engine 0 Hemelgarn Racing
24 Jon Beekhuis Lola T88/00, #16 0 10 laps Electrics 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
25 Steve Saleen March 88C, #59 0 10 laps Electrics 0 Saleen Autosport
26 Guido Dacco Lola T88/00, #50 0 9 laps Electrics 0 Euromotorsport
27 Derek Daly Lola T89/00, #10 0 8 laps Engine 0 Raynor Motorsports
28 Bobby Rahal Lola T89/00, #18 0 3 laps Engine 0 Kraco Racing
0 Fulvio Ballabio Lola T88/00, #19 0 0 Dale Coyne Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1989 Road America Champ Cars on the Elkhart Lake circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Danny Sullivan Penske PC18, #1 1m 50.367s Penske Racing
2 Rick Mears Penske PC18, #4 1m 50.663s Penske Racing
3 Michael Andretti Lola T89/00, #6 1m 51.807s Newman-Haas Racing
4 Arie Luyendyk Lola T89/00, #7 1m 51.961s Dick Simon Racing
5 Emerson Fittipaldi Penske PC18, #20 1m 52.088s Patrick Racing
6 Al Unser, Jr. Lola T89/00, #2 1m 52.244s Galles Racing
7 Mario Andretti Lola T89/00, #5 1m 52.367s Newman-Haas Racing
8 Scott Pruett Lola T89/00, #3 1m 53.07s Truesports
9 Teo Fabi March 89P, #8 1m 53.508s Porsche Motorsports
10 Derek Daly Lola T89/00, #10 1m 54.031s Raynor Motorsports
11 John Jones Lola T89/00, #65 1m 55.173s Protofab Racing
12 Bobby Rahal Lola T89/00, #18 1m 55.681s Kraco Racing
13 Raul Boesel Lola T89/00, #30 1m 56.238s Shierson Racing
14 Didier Theys Lola T88/00, #9 1m 56.648s Vince Granatelli Racing
15 Kevin Cogan March 88C, #11 1m 56.692s Machinists Union Racing
16 Randy Lewis Lola T89/00, #28 1m 56.769s Teamkar International
17 Scott Brayton Lola T89/00, #22 1m 56.9s Dick Simon Racing
18 Pancho Carter Lola T89/00, #29 1m 57.775s Leader Card Racers
19 Fabrizio Barbazza Penske PC17, #12 1m 57.908s Arciero Racing
20 Roberto Guerrero March 89CE, #21 1m 58.783s Alex Morales Autosports
21 Ludwig Heimrath jr Lola T89/00, #71 1m 58.878s Hemelgarn Racing
22 Steve Saleen March 88C, #59 1m 59.024s Saleen Autosport
23 Scott Harrington Lola T88/00, #44 2m 0.429s Todd Walther Racing
24 Jeff Wood Lola T88/00, #56 2m 0.432s Gohr Racing
25 Guido Dacco Lola T88/00, #50 2m 0.54s Euromotorsport
26 Scott Goodyear Lola T89/00, #91 2m 0.599s Hemelgarn Racing
27 Jon Beekhuis Lola T88/00, #16 2m 10.398s Bettenhausen Motorsports
28 AJ Foyt jr Lola T89/00, #14 2m 24.615s Gilmore Racing Team
29 Fulvio Ballabio Lola T88/00, #19 Dale Coyne Racing

List of all cars for the 1989 Road America Champ Cars on the Elkhart Lake circuit

Lola T89/00

Chevrolet

March 88C

Cosworth

Penske PC17

Cosworth

March 89P

Porsche

March 89CE

Alfa Romeo

Lola T89/00

Cosworth

Penske PC18

Chevrolet

Lola T88/00

Cosworth