1998 Long Beach Grand Prix in CART at the Long Beach circuit. Full information

1998 Long Beach Grand Prix

1998 Long Beach Grand Prix is 289th CART race. Passed at the Long Beach circuit. Bryan Herta won the pole position, Alessandro Zanardi won this race. Dario Franchitti and Bryan Herta also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 105 laps (268 km).

Previous race: 1998 Motegi Champ Cars
Next race: 1998 Nazareth Champ Cars
Race Start: 5th April 1998

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1998 Long Beach Grand Prix

16th victory for the Chip Ganassi Racing Team team
9th victory for the Alessandro Zanardi
15th podium for the Alessandro Zanardi
1st podium for the Dario Franchitti
5th podium for the Bryan Herta

1998 Long Beach Grand Prix

1998 Long Beach Grand Prix

Reynard 98I - 1998 Long Beach Grand Prix winner

Reynard 98I #1 - 1998 Long Beach Grand Prix winner

1998 Long Beach Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Alessandro Zanardi Reynard 98I, #1 20 1h 51m 29.113s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
2 Dario Franchitti Reynard 98I, #27 16 1h 51m 32.03s 0 Team Green
3 Bryan Herta Reynard 98I, #8 15 1h 51m 33.449s 0 Team Rahal
4 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 97I, #40 12 1h 51m 34.998s 0 Patrick Racing
5 Tony Kanaan Reynard 98I, #21 10 1h 51m 45.018s 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
6 Greg Moore Reynard 98I, #99 8 1h 51m 48.47s 0 Forsythe Racing
7 Mark Blundell Reynard 97I, #18 6 1h 51m 50.271s 0 PacWest Racing Group
8 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 98I, #12 5 1h 51m 53.715s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
9 Helio Castroneves Reynard 98I, #16 4 1h 52m 6.487s 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
10 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 97I, #17 3 1h 52m 20.565s 0 PacWest Racing Group
11 P.J. Jones Reynard 98I, #98 2 104 laps 0 All-American Racers
12 Scott Pruett Reynard 97I, #20 1 104 laps 0 Patrick Racing
13 Gualter Salles Reynard 97I, #34 0 104 laps 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
14 Alex Barron Reynard 97I, #36 0 103 laps 0 All-American Racers
15 Arnd Meier Lola T97/00, #77 0 102 laps 0 Davis Racing
16 Domenico Schiattarella Reynard 97I, #15 0 101 laps Accident 0 Project Indy
17 Bobby Rahal Reynard 98I, #7 0 101 laps 0 Team Rahal
18 Jj Lehto Reynard 98I, #9 0 99 laps 0 Hogan Racing
19 Hiro Matsushita Reynard 98I, #24 0 98 laps 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
20 Gil de Ferran Reynard 98I, #5 1 94 laps Transmission 0 Walker Racing
21 Michael Andretti Swift 009c, #6 0 55 laps Accident 0 Newman-Haas Racing
22 Andre Ribeiro Penske PC27, #3 0 55 laps Oil leak 0 Marlboro Team Penske
23 Richie Hearn Swift 009c, #10 0 53 laps Transmission 0 Della Penna Motorsports
24 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 98I, #25 0 37 laps Accident 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
25 Paul Tracy Reynard 98I, #26 0 19 laps Accident 0 Team Green
26 Christian Fittipaldi Swift 009c, #11 0 19 laps Accident 0 Newman-Haas Racing
27 Michel Jourdain jr Reynard 97I, #19 0 14 laps Accident 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
28 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 98I, #33 0 8 laps Accident damage 0 Forsythe Racing
29 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC27, #2 0 Accident 0 Marlboro Team Penske

Qualifying Results for the 1998 Long Beach Grand Prix on the Long Beach circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Bryan Herta Reynard 98I, #8 50.945s Team Rahal
2 Bobby Rahal Reynard 98I, #7 51.036s Team Rahal
3 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 97I, #40 51.057s Patrick Racing
4 Gualter Salles Reynard 97I, #34 51.076s Payton-Coyne Racing
5 Gil de Ferran Reynard 98I, #5 51.092s Walker Racing
6 Michael Andretti Swift 009c, #6 51.293s Newman-Haas Racing
7 Scott Pruett Reynard 97I, #20 51.302s Patrick Racing
8 Dario Franchitti Reynard 98I, #27 51.366s Team Green
9 Paul Tracy Reynard 98I, #26 51.391s Team Green
10 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC27, #2 51.426s Marlboro Team Penske
11 Alessandro Zanardi Reynard 98I, #1 51.44s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
12 Christian Fittipaldi Swift 009c, #11 51.446s Newman-Haas Racing
13 Tony Kanaan Reynard 98I, #21 51.466s Tasman Motorsports Group
14 Greg Moore Reynard 98I, #99 51.476s Forsythe Racing
15 Helio Castroneves Reynard 98I, #16 51.514s Bettenhausen Motorsports
16 Jj Lehto Reynard 98I, #9 51.577s Hogan Racing
17 Andre Ribeiro Penske PC27, #3 51.679s Marlboro Team Penske
18 Michel Jourdain jr Reynard 97I, #19 51.728s Payton-Coyne Racing
19 Richie Hearn Swift 009c, #10 51.732s Della Penna Motorsports
20 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 98I, #12 51.786s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
21 Arnd Meier Lola T97/00, #77 51.98s Davis Racing
22 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 97I, #17 52.108s PacWest Racing Group
23 Mark Blundell Reynard 97I, #18 52.196s PacWest Racing Group
24 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 98I, #25 52.452s Arciero-Wells Racing
25 P.J. Jones Reynard 98I, #98 52.481s All-American Racers
26 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 98I, #33 52.562s Forsythe Racing
27 Alex Barron Reynard 97I, #36 52.684s All-American Racers
28 Domenico Schiattarella Reynard 97I, #15 52.686s Project Indy
29 Hiro Matsushita Reynard 98I, #24 53.989s Arciero-Wells Racing

List of all cars for the 1998 Long Beach Grand Prix on the Long Beach circuit

Reynard 97I

Toyota

Reynard 98I

Mercedes-Benz

Reynard 97I

Mercedes-Benz

Penske PC27

Mercedes

Reynard 98I

Toyota