1997 Nazareth Champ Cars in CART at the Nazareth circuit. Full information

1997 Nazareth Champ Cars

1997 Nazareth Champ Cars is 273rd CART race. Passed at the Nazareth circuit. Paul Tracy won the pole position and this race. This was his 11th victory. Michael Andretti and Al Unser jr also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 225 laps (343 km).

Previous race: 1997 Long Beach Grand Prix
Next race: 1997 Rio do Janeiro Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1997 Nazareth Champ Cars

36th victory for the Marlboro Team Penske team
11th victory for the Paul Tracy
27th podium for the Paul Tracy
72nd podium for the Michael Andretti
78th podium for the Al Unser jr

1997 Nazareth Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Paul Tracy 22 1h 53m 31.337s 0 Marlboro Team Penske
2 Michael Andretti 16 1h 53m 31.864s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
3 Al Unser jr 14 1h 53m 32.587s 0 Marlboro Team Penske
4 Gil de Ferran 12 1h 53m 36.09s 0 Walker Racing
5 Jimmy Vasser 10 1h 53m 37.429s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
6 Bobby Rahal 8 224 laps 0 Team Rahal
7 Bryan Herta 6 224 laps 0 Team Rahal
8 Raul Boesel 5 224 laps 0 Patrick Racing
9 Mauricio Gugelmin 4 224 laps 0 PacWest Racing Group
10 Scott Pruett 3 224 laps 0 Patrick Racing
11 Alessandro Zanardi 2 223 laps 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
12 Patrick Carpentier 1 223 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
13 Dario Franchitti 0 222 laps 0 Hogan Racing
14 Roberto Moreno 0 218 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
15 Juan Manuel Fangio II 0 214 laps Engine 0 All-American Racers
16 Greg Moore 0 194 laps 0 Forsythe Racing
17 Parker Johnstone 0 190 laps Accident 0 Team Green
18 Richie Hearn 0 190 laps Accident 0 Della Penna Motorsports
19 Mark Blundell 0 178 laps Accident 0 PacWest Racing Group
20 Michel Jourdain jr 0 111 laps Engine 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
21 PJ Jones 0 96 laps Fuel system 0 All-American Racers
22 Massimiliano Papis 0 81 laps Engine 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
23 Adrian Fernandez 0 58 laps Accident 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
24 Gualter Salles 0 34 laps Accident 0 Davis Racing
25 Hiro Matsushita 0 23 laps Black flagged 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
26 Andre Ribeiro 0 4 laps Transmission 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
0 Paul Jasper 0 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
0 Dennis Vitolo 0 0 Project Indy

List of all cars for the 1997 Nazareth Champ Cars on the Nazareth circuit

Reynard 96I

Toyota

Reynard 97I

Toyota

Reynard 97I

Mercedes

Penske PC26

Mercedes