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

1998 Vancouver Champ Cars

1998 Vancouver Champ Cars is 301st CART race. Passed at the Vancouver circuit. Dario Franchitti won the pole position and this race. This was his 2nd victory. Michael Andretti and Scott Pruett also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 86 laps (249 km).

Previous race: 1998 Road America Champ Cars
Next race: 1998 Monterey Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1998 Vancouver Champ Cars

6th victory for the Team Green team
2nd victory for the Dario Franchitti
4th podium for the Dario Franchitti
79th podium for the Michael Andretti
15th podium for the Scott Pruett

Reynard 98I - 1998 Vancouver Champ Cars winner

Reynard 98I #27 - 1998 Vancouver Champ Cars winner

1998 Vancouver Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Dario Franchitti Reynard 98I, #27 22 2h 37.871s 0 Team Green
2 Michael Andretti Swift 009c, #6 16 2h 41.308s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
3 Scott Pruett Reynard 97I, #20 14 2h 42.616s 0 Patrick Racing
4 Alessandro Zanardi Reynard 98I, #1 12 2h 42.873s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
5 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC27, #2 10 2h 51.703s 0 Marlboro Team Penske
6 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 98I, #17 8 2h 52.804s 0 PacWest Racing Group
7 Andre Ribeiro Penske PC27, #3 6 2h 54.177s 0 Marlboro Team Penske
8 Jj Lehto Reynard 98I, #9 5 2h 55.436s 0 Hogan Racing
9 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 98I, #25 4 2h 57.077s 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
10 Michel Jourdain jr Reynard 97I, #19 3 2h 57.486s 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
11 Paul Tracy Reynard 98I, #26 2 2h 57.63s 0 Team Green
12 Mark Blundell Reynard 98I, #18 1 2h 58.155s 0 PacWest Racing Group
13 Gil de Ferran Reynard 98I, #5 0 85 laps Brakes 0 Walker Racing
14 Christian Fittipaldi Swift 009c, #11 0 85 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
15 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 97I, #40 0 84 laps 0 Patrick Racing
16 Richie Hearn Swift 009c, #10 0 73 laps Accident 0 Della Penna Motorsports
17 Dennis Vitolo Reynard 97I, #34 0 69 laps Transmission 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
18 Tony Kanaan Reynard 98I, #21 0 67 laps Accident 0 Tasman Motorsports Group
19 Alex Barron Eagle 987, #36 0 62 laps Accident 0 All-American Racers
20 Greg Moore Reynard 98I, #99 0 54 laps Accident 0 Forsythe Racing
21 P.J. Jones Reynard 98I, #98 0 53 laps Accident 0 All-American Racers
22 Bryan Herta Reynard 98I, #8 0 51 laps Accident 0 Team Rahal
23 Robby Gordon Reynard 97I, #24 0 47 laps Electrics 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
24 Helio Castroneves Reynard 98I, #16 0 41 laps Out of fuel 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
25 Bobby Rahal Reynard 97I, #7 0 30 laps Engine 0 Team Rahal
26 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 98I, #12 0 10 laps Accident 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
27 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 98I, #33 0 10 laps Accident 0 Forsythe Racing
28 Arnd Meier Lola T98/00, #77 0 6 laps Suspension 0 Davis Racing

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

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Dario Franchitti Reynard 98I, #27 1m 4.13s Team Green
2 Bryan Herta Reynard 98I, #8 1m 4.218s Team Rahal
3 Alessandro Zanardi Reynard 98I, #1 1m 4.42s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
4 Greg Moore Reynard 98I, #99 1m 4.62s Forsythe Racing
5 Tony Kanaan Reynard 98I, #21 1m 4.624s Tasman Motorsports Group
6 Michael Andretti Swift 009c, #6 1m 4.651s Newman-Haas Racing
7 Paul Tracy Reynard 98I, #26 1m 4.679s Team Green
8 Scott Pruett Reynard 97I, #20 1m 4.68s Patrick Racing
9 Helio Castroneves Reynard 98I, #16 1m 4.699s Bettenhausen Motorsports
10 Richie Hearn Swift 009c, #10 1m 4.781s Della Penna Motorsports
11 Bobby Rahal Reynard 97I, #7 1m 4.815s Team Rahal
12 Christian Fittipaldi Swift 009c, #11 1m 4.823s Newman-Haas Racing
13 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 98I, #17 1m 4.893s PacWest Racing Group
14 Gil de Ferran Reynard 98I, #5 1m 4.926s Walker Racing
15 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 98I, #12 1m 4.966s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
16 Jj Lehto Reynard 98I, #9 1m 5.024s Hogan Racing
17 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 98I, #33 1m 5.045s Forsythe Racing
18 Mark Blundell Reynard 98I, #18 1m 5.08s PacWest Racing Group
19 Andre Ribeiro Penske PC27, #3 1m 5.158s Marlboro Team Penske
20 Arnd Meier Lola T98/00, #77 1m 5.339s Davis Racing
21 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 97I, #40 1m 5.429s Patrick Racing
22 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC27, #2 1m 5.44s Marlboro Team Penske
23 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 98I, #25 1m 5.505s Arciero-Wells Racing
24 Robby Gordon Reynard 97I, #24 1m 5.861s Arciero-Wells Racing
25 Michel Jourdain jr Reynard 97I, #19 1m 5.989s Payton-Coyne Racing
26 P.J. Jones Reynard 98I, #98 1m 6.087s All-American Racers
27 Alex Barron Eagle 987, #36 1m 7.093s All-American Racers
28 Dennis Vitolo Reynard 97I, #34 1m 9.164s Payton-Coyne Racing

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

Eagle 987

Toyota

Penske PC27

Mercedes

Reynard 98I

Mercedes-Benz

Reynard 98I

Toyota

Reynard 97I

Toyota