1997 St Louis Indy Lights

Race Winner
Country
United States
Circuit
Round
5
Laps
56
Pole
Fastest Lap
Da Matta, 29.167s
1997 Season

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

3

Lee Bentham

99

Forsythe Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 33.865s

21

2

5

Cristiano da Matta

3

Brian Stewart Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 36.205s

16

3

3

Helio Castroneves

8

Tasman Motorsports Group

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 36.78s

14

4

6

David Empringham

33

Forsythe Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 36.97s

12

5

4

Chris Simmons

26

Team Green

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 37.077s

11

6

2

Airton Dare

2

Brian Stewart Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 37.305s

8

7

2

Robby Unser

18

PacWest Lights

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 37.571s

6

8

5

David de Silva

24

Lucas Place Motorsports

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 38.047s

5

9

14

Jaques Lazier

34

Brian Stewart Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 38.807s

4

10

5

Tony Kanaan

7

Tasman Motorsports Group

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 38.899s

3

11

2

Clint Mears

11

Team Mears

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 38.968s

2

12

1

Christophe Tinseau

21

Conquest Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 40.134s

1

13

11

Casey Mears

10

Team Mears

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 41.076s

0

14

3

Naoki Hattori

25

Team Green

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 41.371s

0

15

6

Rodolfo Lavin jr

77

Indy Regency Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 42.355s

0

16

3

Hideki Noda

28

Indy Regency Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 42.824s

0

17

1

Luiz Garcia jr

31

Dorricott Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 44.911s

0

18

3

Sergio Paese

4

FRE Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 45.428s

0

19

1

Bob Dorricott jr

32

Dorricott Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

58m 48.711s

0

20

4

Didier Andre

57

Autosport Racing

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

54 laps

0

21

1

Geoff Boss

12

Team Medlin

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

50 laps

0

22

20

Mark Hotchkis

27

Team Green

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

26 laps Retired

0

23

11

Shigeaki Hattori

16

Lucas Place Motorsports

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

1 laps Accident

0

24

10

Fredrik Larsson

36

Johansson Motorsports

Lola T97/20-Buick (Firestone)

1 laps Accident

0

Circuit - St Louis

Country

United States

Location

Madison, Illinois

Type

Paved oval

Length

1.27 (Miles)

Record

Josef Newgarden (Dallara DW12-Chevrolet), 24.6317s, 185.616 mph, Indycars, 2017

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