1996 Road America Champ Cars in CART at the Elkhart Lake circuit. Full information

1996 Road America Champ Cars

1996 Road America Champ Cars is 267th CART race. Passed at the Elkhart Lake circuit. Alessandro Zanardi won the pole position, Michael Andretti won this race. Bobby Rahal and Alessandro Zanardi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 50 laps (326 km).

Previous race: 1996 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars
Next race: 1996 Vancouver Champ Cars
Race Start: 18th August 1996

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1996 Road America Champ Cars

50th victory for the Newman-Haas Racing team
34th victory for the Michael Andretti
68th podium for the Michael Andretti
85th podium for the Bobby Rahal
5th podium for the Alessandro Zanardi

1996 Road America Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Michael Andretti Lola T96/00, #6 20 1h 56m 33.859s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
2 Bobby Rahal Reynard 96I, #18 16 1h 56m 34.4s 0 Team Rahal
3 Alessandro Zanardi Reynard 96I, #4 15 1h 56m 39.234s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
4 Stefan Johansson Reynard 96I, #16 12 1h 56m 40.89s 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
5 Bryan Herta Reynard 96I, #28 10 1h 56m 42.339s 0 Team Rahal
6 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 96I, #12 8 1h 56m 53.525s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
7 Scott Pruett Lola T96/00, #20 6 1h 56m 55.834s 0 Patrick Racing
8 Juan Manuel Fangio II Eagle Mk5, #36 5 1h 57m 16.864s 0 All-American Racers
9 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 96I, #25 4 1h 58m 14.692s 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
10 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC25, #2 4 49 laps Engine 0 Marlboro Team Penske
11 Parker Johnstone Reynard 96I, #49 2 49 laps Accident 0 Brix Comptech Racing
12 Paul Tracy Penske PC25, #3 1 49 laps 0 Marlboro Team Penske
13 Adrian Fernandez Lola T96/00, #32 0 48 laps 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
14 Raul Boesel Reynard 96I, #1 0 46 laps Electrics 0 Brahma Sports Team
15 Hiro Matsushita Lola T96/00, #19 0 45 laps Transmission 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
16 Christian Fittipaldi Lola T96/00, #11 0 44 laps Engine 0 Newman-Haas Racing
17 Robby Gordon Reynard 96I, #5 0 41 laps Electrics 0 Walker Motorsport
18 P.J. Jones Eagle Mk5, #98 0 27 laps Transmission 0 All-American Racers
19 Andre Ribeiro Lola T96/00, #31 0 20 laps Accident 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
20 Mark Blundell Reynard 96I, #21 0 19 laps Accident 0 PacWest Racing Group
21 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 96I, #17 0 19 laps Accident 0 PacWest Racing Group
22 Roberto Moreno Lola T96/00, #34 0 17 laps Transmission 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
23 Greg Moore Reynard 96I, #99 0 13 laps Accident 0 Forsythe Racing
24 Davy Jones Lola T96/00, #10 0 13 laps Accident 0 Galles Racing
25 Gil de Ferran, Jan Magnussen Reynard 96I, #8 0 Accident 0 Hall Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1996 Road America Champ Cars on the Elkhart Lake circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Alessandro Zanardi Reynard 96I, #4 1m 41.998s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
2 Gil de Ferran Reynard 96I, #8 1m 42.26s Hall Racing
3 Michael Andretti Lola T96/00, #6 1m 42.294s Newman-Haas Racing
4 Christian Fittipaldi Lola T96/00, #11 1m 42.38s Newman-Haas Racing
5 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 96I, #17 1m 42.478s PacWest Racing Group
6 Bryan Herta Reynard 96I, #28 1m 42.648s Team Rahal
7 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 96I, #12 1m 42.784s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
8 Paul Tracy Penske PC25, #3 1m 42.899s Marlboro Team Penske
9 Bobby Rahal Reynard 96I, #18 1m 42.947s Team Rahal
10 Jan Magnussen Penske PC25, #9 1m 43.292s Hogan-Penske Racing
11 Greg Moore Reynard 96I, #99 1m 43.413s Forsythe Racing
12 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC25, #2 1m 43.433s Marlboro Team Penske
13 Mark Blundell Reynard 96I, #21 1m 43.609s PacWest Racing Group
14 Adrian Fernandez Lola T96/00, #32 1m 43.643s Tasman Motorsports Group
15 Robby Gordon Reynard 96I, #5 1m 43.656s Walker Motorsport
16 Scott Pruett Lola T96/00, #20 1m 43.686s Patrick Racing
17 Raul Boesel Reynard 96I, #1 1m 44.664s Brahma Sports Team
18 Andre Ribeiro Lola T96/00, #31 1m 44.992s Tasman Motorsports Group
19 Davy Jones Lola T96/00, #10 1m 45.253s Galles Racing
20 Parker Johnstone Reynard 96I, #49 1m 45.269s Brix Comptech Racing
21 Stefan Johansson Reynard 96I, #16 1m 45.375s Bettenhausen Motorsports
22 Roberto Moreno Lola T96/00, #34 1m 45.737s Payton-Coyne Racing
23 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 96I, #25 1m 46.104s Arciero-Wells Racing
24 Juan Manuel Fangio II Eagle Mk5, #36 1m 46.934s All-American Racers
25 P.J. Jones, Hiro Matsushita Eagle Mk5, #98 1m 47.586s All-American Racers

List of all cars for the 1996 Road America Champ Cars on the Elkhart Lake circuit

Penske PC25

Mercedes

Lola T96/00

Mercedes

Reynard 96I

Toyota

Reynard 96I

Mercedes

Eagle Mk5

Toyota