1999 US 500 in CART at the Michigan circuit. Full information

1999 US 500

1999 US 500 is 317th CART race. Passed at the Michigan circuit. Jimmy Vasser won the pole position, Tony Kanaan won this race. This was his 1st victory. Juan Pablo Montoya and Paul Tracy also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 250 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1999 Toronto Champ Cars
Next race: 1999 Detroit Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1999 US 500

1st victory for the MacDonald's Racing Team team
1st victory for the Tony Kanaan
3rd podium for the Tony Kanaan
6th podium for the Juan Pablo Montoya
33rd podium for the Paul Tracy

Reynard 99I - 1999 US 500 winner

Reynard 99I #44 - 1999 US 500 winner

1999 US 500 results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Tony Kanaan Reynard 99I, #44 20 2h 41m 12.362s 0 MacDonald's Racing Team
2 Juan Pablo Montoya Reynard 99I, #4 16 2h 41m 12.394s 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
3 Paul Tracy Reynard 99I, #26 14 2h 41m 20.815s 0 Team Green
4 Michael Andretti Swift 010c, #6 12 2h 41m 20.868s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
5 Dario Franchitti Reynard 99I, #27 10 2h 41m 21.499s 0 Team Green
6 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 99I, #40 8 2h 41m 21.883s 0 Patrick Racing
7 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 99I, #7 7 2h 41m 22.705s 0 Team Rahal
8 Christian Fittipaldi Swift 010c, #11 5 2h 41m 27.772s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
9 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 99I, #12 5 249 laps 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
10 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 99I, #33 3 248 laps 0 Forsythe Racing
11 Dennis Vitolo Reynard 98I, #34 2 232 laps 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
12 Richie Hearn Reynard 99I, #10 1 207 laps Electrics 0 Della Penna Motorsports
13 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC27B, #2 0 206 laps Engine 0 Marlboro Team Penske
14 Scott Pruett Reynard 99I, #24 0 183 laps Accident 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
15 Gualter Salles Eagle 997, #36 0 146 laps Engine 0 All-American Racers
16 P.J. Jones Swift 010c, #20 0 132 laps Accident 0 Patrick Racing
17 Cristiano Da Matta Reynard 99I, #25 0 126 laps Electrics 0 Arciero-Wells Racing
18 Alex Barron Penske PC27B, #3 0 120 laps Engine 0 Marlboro Team Penske
19 Roberto Moreno Reynard 99I, #18 0 113 laps Handling 0 PacWest Racing Group
20 Bryan Herta Reynard 99I, #8 0 92 laps Suspension 0 Team Rahal
21 Michel Jourdain jr Lola T97/00, #19 0 80 laps Driveshaft 0 Payton-Coyne Racing
22 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 99I, #17 0 64 laps Overheating 0 PacWest Racing Group
23 Greg Moore Reynard 99I, #99 0 63 laps Transmission 0 Forsythe Racing
24 Gil de Ferran Reynard 99I, #5 0 59 laps Accident 0 Walker Racing
25 Helio Castroneves Lola B99/00, #9 0 47 laps Electrics 0 Hogan Racing
26 Robby Gordon Swift 010c, #22 0 33 laps Handling 0 Team Gordon

Qualifying Results for the 1999 US 500 on the Michigan circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Jimmy Vasser Reynard 99I, #12 31.358s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
2 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 99I, #40 31.381s Patrick Racing
3 Juan Pablo Montoya Reynard 99I, #4 31.397s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
4 Michael Andretti Swift 010c, #6 31.418s Newman-Haas Racing
5 Scott Pruett Reynard 99I, #24 31.497s Arciero-Wells Racing
6 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 99I, #7 31.547s Team Rahal
7 Bryan Herta Reynard 99I, #8 31.602s Team Rahal
8 Paul Tracy Reynard 99I, #26 31.608s Team Green
9 Dario Franchitti Reynard 99I, #27 31.608s Team Green
10 Cristiano Da Matta Reynard 99I, #25 31.615s Arciero-Wells Racing
11 Tony Kanaan Reynard 99I, #44 31.714s MacDonald's Racing Team
12 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 99I, #33 31.729s Forsythe Racing
13 Roberto Moreno Reynard 99I, #18 31.761s PacWest Racing Group
14 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 99I, #17 31.829s PacWest Racing Group
15 Gil de Ferran Reynard 99I, #5 31.83s Walker Racing
16 Christian Fittipaldi Swift 010c, #11 31.859s Newman-Haas Racing
17 Al Unser, Jr. Penske PC27B, #2 31.879s Marlboro Team Penske
18 Alex Barron Penske PC27B, #3 31.961s Marlboro Team Penske
19 Helio Castroneves Lola B99/00, #9 32.012s Hogan Racing
20 Richie Hearn Reynard 99I, #10 32.179s Della Penna Motorsports
21 Greg Moore Reynard 99I, #99 32.204s Forsythe Racing
22 P.J. Jones Swift 010c, #20 32.404s Patrick Racing
23 Dennis Vitolo Reynard 98I, #34 32.479s Payton-Coyne Racing
24 Gualter Salles Eagle 997, #36 32.568s All-American Racers
25 Robby Gordon Swift 010c, #22 32.714s Team Gordon
26 Michel Jourdain jr Lola T97/00, #19 Driveshaft Payton-Coyne Racing

List of all cars for the 1999 US 500 on the Michigan circuit

Penske PC27B

Mercedes

Eagle 997

Toyota

Lola B99/00

Mercedes-Benz

Reynard 99I

Mercedes-Benz

Swift 010c

Toyota

Reynard 99I

Toyota