2000 Fontana Champ Cars in CART at the California Speedway circuit. Full information

2000 Fontana Champ Cars

2000 Fontana Champ Cars is 345th CART race. Passed at the California Speedway circuit. Gil de Ferran won the pole position, Christian Fittipaldi won this race. Roberto Moreno and Gil de Ferran also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 250 laps (816 km).

Previous race: 2000 Surfers Paradise Champ Cars
Next race: 2001 Monterrey Champ Cars
Race Start: 29th October 2000

Interesting facts and statistics about the 2000 Fontana Champ Cars

58th victory for the Newman-Haas Racing team
2nd victory for the Christian Fittipaldi
14th podium for the Christian Fittipaldi
8th podium for the Roberto Moreno
26th podium for the Gil de Ferran

2000 Fontana Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Christian Fittipaldi Lola B2K/00, #11 20 3h 38m 4.376s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
2 Roberto Moreno Reynard 2KI, #20 16 3h 38m 4.57s 0 Patrick Racing
3 Gil de Ferran Reynard 2KI, #2 15 3h 38m 4.902s 0 Marlboro Team Penske
4 Casey Mears Reynard 2KI, #91 12 3h 38m 5.097s 0 Team Rahal
5 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 2KI, #40 10 3h 38m 5.521s 0 Patrick Racing
6 Alexandre Tagliani Reynard 2KI, #33 8 248 laps Accident 0 Forsythe Racing
7 Tarso Marques Swift 2Ki, #34 6 247 laps 0 Dale Coyne Racing
8 Alex Barron Lola B2K/00, #19 5 239 laps Engine 0 Dale Coyne Racing
9 Helio Castroneves Reynard 2KI, #3 4 226 laps Accident 0 Marlboro Team Penske
10 Juan Pablo Montoya Lola B2K/00, #1 3 219 laps Engine 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
11 Michel Jourdain jr Lola B2K/00, #16 2 203 laps Engine 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
12 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 2KI, #7 1 182 laps Engine 0 Team Rahal
13 Kenny Brack Reynard 2KI, #8 1 167 laps Turbocharger 0 Team Rahal
14 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 2KI, #32 0 154 laps Gearbox 0 Forsythe Racing
15 Mark Blundell Reynard 2KI, #18 0 129 laps Engine 0 PacWest Racing Group
16 Shinji Nakano Reynard 2KI, #5 0 113 laps Engine 0 Walker Racing
17 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 2KI, #17 0 103 laps Engine 0 PacWest Racing Group
18 Tony Kanaan Reynard 2KI, #55 0 88 laps Engine 0 Mo Nunn Racing
19 Michael Andretti Lola B2K/00, #6 0 88 laps Accident 0 Newman-Haas Racing
20 Oriol Servia Reynard 2KI, #96 0 88 laps Accident 0 PPI Motorsports
21 Memo Gidley Reynard 2KI, #10 0 78 laps Engine 0 Della Penna Motorsports
22 Jimmy Vasser Lola B2K/00, #12 0 71 laps Gearbox 0 Chip Ganassi Racing Team
23 Dario Franchitti Reynard 2KI, #27 0 45 laps Engine 0 Team Green
24 Paul Tracy Reynard 2KI, #26 0 23 laps Engine 0 Team Green
25 Cristiano Da Matta Reynard 2KI, #97 0 22 laps Accident 0 PPI Motorsports
0 Luiz Garcia jr Reynard 2KI, #25 0 0 Fast Racing

Qualifying Results for the 2000 Fontana Champ Cars on the California Speedway circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Gil de Ferran Reynard 2KI, #2 30.255s Marlboro Team Penske
2 Michael Andretti Lola B2K/00, #6 30.55s Newman-Haas Racing
3 Christian Fittipaldi Lola B2K/00, #11 30.553s Newman-Haas Racing
4 Helio Castroneves Reynard 2KI, #3 30.561s Marlboro Team Penske
5 Juan Pablo Montoya Lola B2K/00, #1 30.731s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
6 Jimmy Vasser Lola B2K/00, #12 30.792s Chip Ganassi Racing Team
7 Dario Franchitti Reynard 2KI, #27 30.795s Team Green
8 Kenny Brack Reynard 2KI, #8 30.912s Team Rahal
9 Paul Tracy Reynard 2KI, #26 30.923s Team Green
10 Alexandre Tagliani Reynard 2KI, #33 30.999s Forsythe Racing
11 Patrick Carpentier Reynard 2KI, #32 31.086s Forsythe Racing
12 Tony Kanaan Reynard 2KI, #55 31.101s Mo Nunn Racing
13 Massimiliano Papis Reynard 2KI, #7 31.146s Team Rahal
14 Adrian Fernandez Reynard 2KI, #40 31.261s Patrick Racing
15 Casey Mears Reynard 2KI, #91 31.298s Team Rahal
16 Oriol Servia Reynard 2KI, #96 31.354s PPI Motorsports
17 Memo Gidley Reynard 2KI, #10 31.358s Della Penna Motorsports
18 Cristiano Da Matta Reynard 2KI, #97 31.491s PPI Motorsports
19 Roberto Moreno Reynard 2KI, #20 31.529s Patrick Racing
20 Alex Barron Lola B2K/00, #19 31.552s Dale Coyne Racing
21 Mark Blundell Reynard 2KI, #18 31.642s PacWest Racing Group
22 Mauricio Gugelmin Reynard 2KI, #17 31.708s PacWest Racing Group
23 Michel Jourdain jr Lola B2K/00, #16 32.042s Bettenhausen Motorsports
24 Shinji Nakano Reynard 2KI, #5 32.314s Walker Racing
25 Tarso Marques Swift 2Ki, #34 32.315s Dale Coyne Racing
26 Luiz Garcia jr Reynard 2KI, #25 32.849s Fast Racing

List of all cars for the 2000 Fontana Champ Cars on the California Speedway circuit

Lola B2K/00

Toyota

Reynard 2KI

Mercedes-Benz

Reynard 2KI

Toyota

Lola B2K/00

Mercedes-Benz