CART in the 1998 season. Full information

20th season of the CART proved to be an exhilarating ride for motorsport enthusiasts worldwide. Spanning from 15th March to 1st November in 1998, this season showcased thrilling races, unexpected twists, and fierce competition. Join us as we relive the excitement and drama that unfolded throughout this unforgettable season of CART!

Beginners of the season: Helio Castroneves , Alex Barron , Tony Kanaan

Participated in training: Christian Fittipaldi

List of races and tracks in the 1998 season

Race Winner Track Race Start
Miami Grand Prix 1998 Miami Grand Prix Michael Andretti
Swift 009c, #6
Homestead 15th March 1998
Motegi Champ Cars 1998 Motegi Champ Cars Adrian Fernandez
Reynard 98I, #40
Motegi 28th March 1998
Long Beach Grand Prix 1998 Long Beach Grand Prix Alessandro Zanardi
Reynard 98I, #1
Long Beach 5th April 1998
Nazareth Champ Cars 1998 Nazareth Champ Cars Jimmy Vasser
Reynard 98I, #12
Nazareth 27th April 1998
Rio do Janeiro Champ Cars 1998 Rio do Janeiro Champ Cars Greg Moore
Reynard 98I, #99
Rio de Janeiro 10th May 1998
St Louis Champ Cars 1998 St Louis Champ Cars Alessandro Zanardi
Reynard 98I, #1
St Louis 23rd May 1998
Milwaukee Champ Cars 1998 Milwaukee Champ Cars Jimmy Vasser
Reynard 98I, #12
Milwaukee 31st May 1998
Detroit Grand Prix 1998 Detroit Grand Prix Alessandro Zanardi
Reynard 98I, #1
Belle Isle 7th June 1998
Portland Champ Cars 1998 Portland Champ Cars Alessandro Zanardi
Reynard 98I, #1
Portland 21st June 1998
Cleveland Champ Cars 1998 Cleveland Champ Cars Alessandro Zanardi
Reynard 98I, #1
Cleveland 12th July 1998
Toronto Champ Cars 1998 Toronto Champ Cars Alessandro Zanardi
Reynard 98I, #1
Toronto 19th July 1998
US 500 1998 US 500 Greg Moore
Reynard 98I, #99
Michigan 26th July 1998
Mid-Ohio Champ Cars 1998 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars Adrian Fernandez
Reynard 98I, #40
Mid-Ohio 9th August 1998
Road America Champ Cars 1998 Road America Champ Cars Dario Franchitti
Reynard 98I, #27
Elkhart Lake 16th August 1998
Vancouver Champ Cars 1998 Vancouver Champ Cars Dario Franchitti
Reynard 98I, #27
Vancouver 6th September 1998
Monterey Grand Prix 1998 Monterey Grand Prix Bryan Herta
Reynard 98I, #8
Laguna Seca 13th September 1998
Houston Champ Cars 1998 Houston Champ Cars Dario Franchitti
Reynard 98I, #27
Houston 4th October 1998
Surfers Paradise Champ Cars 1998 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars Alessandro Zanardi
Reynard 98I, #1
Surfers Paradise 18th October 1998
Fontana Champ Cars 1998 Fontana Champ Cars Jimmy Vasser
Reynard 98I, #12
California Speedway 1st November 1998

Drivers championship 1998

Alessandro Zanardi

Italy

Champion

Jimmy Vasser

United States

2nd place

Dario Franchitti

United Kingdom

3rd place

List of all cars in the 1998 season

Reynard 98I

Mercedes-Benz

Penske PC27

Mercedes

Reynard 98I

Toyota

Reynard 97I

Mercedes-Benz

Reynard 97I

Toyota

Eagle 987

Toyota

Penske PC26

Mercedes