1997 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars in CART at the Mid-Ohio circuit. Full information

1997 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars

1997 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars is 282nd CART race. Passed at the Mid-Ohio circuit. Bryan Herta won the pole position, Alessandro Zanardi won this race. This was his 7th victory. Greg Moore and Bobby Rahal also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 83 laps (302 km).

Previous race: 1997 US 500
Next race: 1997 Road America Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1997 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars

13th victory for the Chip Ganassi Racing Team team
7th victory for the Alessandro Zanardi
11th podium for the Alessandro Zanardi
8th podium for the Greg Moore
87th podium for the Bobby Rahal

Reynard 97I - 1997 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars winner

Reynard 97I - 1997 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars winner

1997 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Alessandro Zanardi 21 1h 41m 16.682s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
2 Greg Moore 16 1h 41m 21.553s 0 Forsythe Racing
3 Bobby Rahal 14 1h 41m 23.32s 0 Team Rahal
4 Raul Boesel 12 1h 41m 29.719s 0 Patrick Racing
5 Jimmy Vasser 10 1h 41m 31.887s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
6 Gil de Ferran 8 1h 41m 32.633s 0 Walker Racing
7 Mauricio Gugelmin 6 1h 41m 33.084s 0 PacWest Racing Group
8 Michael Andretti 5 1h 41m 42.389s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
9 Scott Pruett 4 1h 41m 43.573s 0 Patrick Racing
10 Andre Ribeiro 3 1h 42m 1.164s 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
11 Dario Franchitti 2 1h 42m 3.45s 0 Hogan Racing
12 Parker Johnstone 1 82 laps 0 Team Green
13 Richie Hearn 0 82 laps 0 Della Penna Motorsports
14 Massimiliano Papis 0 82 laps 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
15 Patrick Carpentier 0 82 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
16 Arnd Meier 0 81 laps 0 Project Indy
17 PJ Jones 0 80 laps 0 All-American Racers
18 Michel Jourdain jr 0 80 laps 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
19 Hiro Matsushita 0 78 laps 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
20 Gualter Salles 0 58 laps Electrics 0 Davis Racing
21 Christian Fittipaldi 0 41 laps Transmission 0 Newman-Haas Racing
22 Al Unser jr 0 37 laps Engine 0 Marlboro Team Penske
23 Adrian Fernandez 0 27 laps Engine 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
24 Bryan Herta 1 18 laps Suspension 0 Team Rahal
25 Juan Manuel Fangio II 0 13 laps Engine 0 All-American Racers
26 Mark Blundell 0 6 laps Accident damage 0 PacWest Racing Group
27 Paul Tracy 0 1 laps Accident damage 0 Marlboro Team Penske
0 Charles Nearburg 0 0 Payton-Coyne Racing

List of all cars for the 1997 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars on the Mid-Ohio circuit

Reynard 97I

Toyota

Reynard 97I

Mercedes

Penske PC26

Mercedes