1998 Road America Champ Cars in CART at the Elkhart Lake circuit. Full information

1998 Road America Champ Cars

1998 Road America Champ Cars is 300th CART race. Passed at the Elkhart Lake circuit. Michael Andretti won the pole position, Dario Franchitti won this race. This was his 1st victory. Alessandro Zanardi and Christian Fittipaldi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 50 laps (326 km).

Previous race: 1998 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars
Next race: 1998 Vancouver Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1998 Road America Champ Cars

5th victory for the Team Green team
1st victory for the Dario Franchitti
3rd podium for the Dario Franchitti
24th podium for the Alessandro Zanardi
5th podium for the Christian Fittipaldi

Reynard 98I - 1998 Road America Champ Cars winner

Reynard 98I - 1998 Road America Champ Cars winner

1998 Road America Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Dario Franchitti 21 1h 35m 30.767s 0 Team Green
2 Alessandro Zanardi 16 1h 35m 37.869s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
3 Christian Fittipaldi 14 1h 36m 14.689s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
4 Tony Kanaan 12 1h 36m 16.901s 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
5 Adrian Fernandez 10 1h 36m 17.864s 0 Patrick Racing
6 Paul Tracy 8 1h 36m 22.77s 0 Team Green
7 Mark Blundell 6 1h 36m 22.934s 0 PacWest Racing Group
8 Bobby Rahal 5 1h 36m 37.139s 0 Team Rahal
9 Jimmy Vasser 4 1h 36m 37.851s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
10 Arnd Meier 3 1h 36m 38.365s 0 Davis Racing
11 Massimiliano Papis 2 1h 36m 45.096s 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
12 Robby Gordon 1 1h 36m 46.464s 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
13 Richie Hearn 0 1h 36m 50.105s 0 Della Penna Motorsports
14 Michel Jourdain jr 0 1h 37m 8.791s 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
15 Michael Andretti 1 49 laps Accident 0 Newman-Haas Racing
16 Gil de Ferran 0 43 laps Engine 0 Walker Racing
17 Gualter Salles 0 41 laps Engine 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
18 Jj Lehto 0 32 laps Exhausts 0 Hogan Racing
19 Mauricio Gugelmin 0 29 laps Brakes 0 PacWest Racing Group
20 Scott Pruett 0 24 laps Engine 0 Patrick Racing
21 Greg Moore 0 18 laps Transmission 0 Forsythe Racing
22 PJ Jones 0 14 laps Spun 0 All-American Racers
23 Bryan Herta 0 10 laps Accident 0 Team Rahal
24 Alex Barron 0 10 laps Accident 0 All-American Racers
25 Andre Ribeiro 0 7 laps Engine 0 Marlboro Team Penske
26 Helio Castroneves 0 2 laps Engine 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
27 Al Unser jr 0 Accident 0 Marlboro Team Penske
28 Patrick Carpentier 0 Accident 0 Forsythe Racing

List of all cars for the 1998 Road America Champ Cars on the Elkhart Lake circuit

Reynard 98I

Mercedes-Benz

Reynard 98I

Toyota

Eagle 987

Toyota

Penske PC27

Mercedes