1997 Phoenix Indycars in IRL at the Phoenix circuit. Full information

1997 Phoenix Indycars

1997 Phoenix Indycars is 7th IRL race. Passed at the Phoenix circuit. Tony Stewart won the pole position, Jim Guthrie won this race. Tony Stewart and Davey Hamilton also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (322 km).

Previous race: 1997 Disney World Indycars
Next race: 1997 Indianapolis 500
Race Start: 23rd March 1997

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1997 Phoenix Indycars

1st victory for the Blueprint Racing Enterprises team
1st victory for the Jim Guthrie
1st podium for the Jim Guthrie
2nd podium for the Tony Stewart
1st podium for the Davey Hamilton

Dallara IR7 - 1997 Phoenix Indycars winner

Dallara IR7 #27 - 1997 Phoenix Indycars winner

1997 Phoenix Indycars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Jim Guthrie Dallara IR7, #27 35 2h 14m 32.667s 0 Blueprint Racing Enterprises
2 Tony Stewart G-Force GF01, #2 36 2h 14m 33.521s 0 Team Menard
3 Davey Hamilton G-Force GF01, #14 32 200 laps 0 AJ Foyt Power Team Racing
4 Marco Greco Dallara IR7, #22 31 199 laps 0 Team Scandia
5 Stephan Gregoire G-Force GF01, #77 30 199 laps 0 Chastain Motorsports
6 Michael Groff G-Force GF01, #10 29 195 laps 0 Byrd-Cunningham Racing
7 Roberto Guerrero Dallara IR7, #21 28 194 laps 0 Pagan Racing
8 Buzz Calkins G-Force GF01, #12 27 187 laps 0 Bradley Motorsports
9 John Paul, Jr. Dallara IR7, #18 26 179 laps 0 PDM Racing
10 Sam Schmidt Dallara IR7, #16 25 176 laps Accident 0 Blueprint Racing Enterprises
11 Kenny Brack G-Force GF01, #4 24 145 laps Accident 0 Galles Racing
12 Eddie Cheever G-Force GF01, #51 23 120 laps Overheating 0 Team Cheever
13 Affonso Giaffone Dallara IR7, #17 22 114 laps Half shaft 0 Chitwood Motorsports
14 Fermin Velez Dallara IR7, #33 21 94 laps Electrics 0 Team Scandia
15 Billy Roe Dallara IR7, #50 20 82 laps Accident 0 Eurointernational
16 Scott Sharp G-Force GF01, #1 19 65 laps Engine 0 AJ Foyt Racing
17 Scott Goodyear G-Force GF01, #6 18 51 laps Engine 0 Treadway Racing
18 Robbie Buhl G-Force GF01, #3 17 51 laps Accident 0 Team Menard
19 Jeret Schroeder G-Force GF01, #30 16 51 laps Accident 0 McCormack Motorsports
20 Jack Miller Dallara IR7, #40 15 33 laps Fuel starvation 0 Crest Racing
21 Buddy Lazier Dallara IR7, #91 14 31 laps Engine 0 Hemelgarn Racing
22 Arie Luyendyk G-Force GF01, #5 13 11 laps Mechanical 0 Treadway Racing

List of all cars for the 1997 Phoenix Indycars on the Phoenix circuit

Dallara IR7

Aurora

Dallara IR7

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