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 - 1999 US 500 winner

1999 US 500 results

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

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