1998 Portland Champ Cars in CART at the Portland circuit. Full information

1998 Portland Champ Cars

1998 Portland Champ Cars is 295th CART race. Passed at the Portland circuit. Bryan Herta won the pole position, Alessandro Zanardi won this race. This was his 12th victory. Scott Pruett and Bryan Herta also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 98 laps (310 km).

Previous race: 1998 Detroit Grand Prix
Next race: 1998 Cleveland Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1998 Portland Champ Cars

21st victory for the Chip Ganassi Racing Team team
12th victory for the Alessandro Zanardi
20th podium for the Alessandro Zanardi
13th podium for the Scott Pruett
6th podium for the Bryan Herta

Reynard 98I - 1998 Portland Champ Cars winner

Reynard 98I #1 - 1998 Portland Champ Cars winner

1998 Portland Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Alessandro Zanardi Reynard 98I, #1 21 1h 54m 6.822s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
2 Scott Pruett Reynard 98I, #20 16 1h 54m 13.661s 0 Patrick Racing
3 Bryan Herta Reynard 98I, #8 15 1h 54m 13.931s 0 Team Rahal
4 Tony Kanaan Reynard 98I, #21 12 1h 54m 19.73s 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
5 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC27, #2 10 1h 54m 20.998s 0 Marlboro Team Penske
6 Bobby Rahal Reynard 97I, #7 8 1h 54m 25.212s 0 Team Rahal
7 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 98I, #17 6 1h 54m 32.398s 0 PacWest Racing Group
8 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 98I, #12 5 1h 54m 33.848s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
9 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 98I, #33 4 1h 54m 34.399s 0 Forsythe Racing
10 Richie Hearn Swift 009c, #10 3 97 laps 0 Della Penna Motorsports
11 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 98I, #25 2 97 laps 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
12 Arnd Meier Lola T98/00, #77 1 97 laps 0 Davis Racing
13 Helio Castroneves Reynard 98I, #16 0 97 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
14 Alex Barron Reynard 98I, #36 0 97 laps 0 All-American Racers
15 Andre Ribeiro Penske PC27, #3 0 95 laps Transmission 0 Marlboro Team Penske
16 P.J. Jones Reynard 98I, #98 0 95 laps 0 All-American Racers
17 Michael Andretti Swift 009c, #6 0 95 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
18 Dennis Vitolo Reynard 97I, #34 0 94 laps 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
19 Michel Jourdain jr Reynard 97I, #19 0 92 laps Oil leak 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
20 Gil de Ferran Reynard 98I, #5 0 79 laps Accident 0 Walker Racing
21 Dario Franchitti Reynard 98I, #27 0 71 laps Accident 0 Team Green
22 Mark Blundell Reynard 98I, #18 0 27 laps Accident 0 PacWest Racing Group
23 Robby Gordon Reynard 98I, #24 0 17 laps Fuel pump 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
24 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 97I, #40 0 10 laps Accident 0 Patrick Racing
25 Jj Lehto Reynard 98I, #9 0 6 laps Exhausts 0 Hogan Racing
26 Christian Fittipaldi Swift 009c, #11 0 Accident 0 Newman-Haas Racing
27 Greg Moore Reynard 98I, #99 0 Accident 0 Forsythe Racing
28 Paul Tracy Reynard 98I, #26 0 Accident 0 Team Green

Qualifying Results for the 1998 Portland Champ Cars on the Portland circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Bryan Herta Reynard 98I, #8 58.358s Team Rahal
2 Dario Franchitti Reynard 98I, #27 58.447s Team Green
3 Scott Pruett Reynard 98I, #20 58.645s Patrick Racing
4 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 98I, #12 58.657s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
5 Alessandro Zanardi Reynard 98I, #1 58.883s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
6 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 97I, #40 58.901s Patrick Racing
7 Christian Fittipaldi Swift 009c, #11 58.939s Newman-Haas Racing
8 Bobby Rahal Reynard 97I, #7 59.118s Team Rahal
9 Gil de Ferran Reynard 98I, #5 59.145s Walker Racing
10 Michael Andretti Swift 009c, #6 59.188s Newman-Haas Racing
11 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 98I, #33 59.227s Forsythe Racing
12 Tony Kanaan Reynard 98I, #21 59.301s Tasman Motorsports Group
13 Michel Jourdain jr Reynard 97I, #19 59.306s Payton-Coyne Racing
14 Greg Moore Reynard 98I, #99 59.346s Forsythe Racing
15 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 98I, #17 59.401s PacWest Racing Group
16 Mark Blundell Reynard 98I, #18 59.435s PacWest Racing Group
17 Andre Ribeiro Penske PC27, #3 59.508s Marlboro Team Penske
18 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC27, #2 59.513s Marlboro Team Penske
19 Helio Castroneves Reynard 98I, #16 59.598s Bettenhausen Motorsports
20 Paul Tracy Reynard 98I, #26 59.63s Team Green
21 Robby Gordon Reynard 98I, #24 59.719s Arciero-Wells Racing
22 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 98I, #25 59.881s Arciero-Wells Racing
23 Richie Hearn Swift 009c, #10 59.954s Della Penna Motorsports
24 Jj Lehto Reynard 98I, #9 1m 0.267s Hogan Racing
25 Arnd Meier Lola T98/00, #77 1m 0.607s Davis Racing
26 P.J. Jones Reynard 98I, #98 1m 1.004s All-American Racers
27 Alex Barron Reynard 98I, #36 1m 1.416s All-American Racers
28 Dennis Vitolo Reynard 97I, #34 1m 2.975s Payton-Coyne Racing

List of all cars for the 1998 Portland Champ Cars on the Portland circuit

Penske PC27

Mercedes

Reynard 98I

Mercedes-Benz

Reynard 98I

Toyota