1998 Fontana Champ Cars

Race Winner
Country
United States
Circuit
Round
19
Laps
250
Pole
Fastest Lap
Moore, 31.119s
1998 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Jimmy Vasser

12

Chip Ganassi Racing Team

Reynard 98I-Honda (Firestone)

3h 17m 54.369s

21

2

7

Greg Moore

99

Forsythe Racing

Reynard 98I-Mercedes-Benz (Firestone)

3h 17m 54.729s

16

3

15

Alessandro Zanardi

1

Chip Ganassi Racing Team

Reynard 98I-Honda (Firestone)

3h 17m 55.486s

14

4

23

Adrian Fernandez

40

Patrick Racing

Reynard 98I-Ford (Firestone)

3h 17m 55.506s

12

5

1

Mauricio Gugelmin

17

PacWest Racing Group

Reynard 98I-Mercedes-Benz (Firestone)

3h 17m 55.533s

10

6

1

Mark Blundell

18

PacWest Racing Group

Reynard 98I-Mercedes-Benz (Firestone)

3h 17m 55.832s

8

7

4

Christian Fittipaldi

11

Newman-Haas Racing

Swift 009c-Ford (Goodyear)

3h 17m 56.855s

6

8

4

Richie Hearn

10

Della Penna Motorsports

Swift 009c-Ford (Firestone)

3h 18m 5.953s

5

9

13

Robby Gordon

24

Arciero-Wells Racing

Reynard 98I-Toyota (Firestone)

249 laps

4

10

6

Helio Castroneves

16

Bettenhausen Motorsports

Reynard 98I-Mercedes-Benz (Goodyear)

249 laps

3

11

6

Bobby Rahal

7

Team Rahal

Reynard 97I-Ford (Firestone)

249 laps

2

12

13

Michel Jourdain jr

19

Payton-Coyne Racing

Reynard 97I-Ford (Firestone)

247 laps

1

13

2

Alex Barron

36

All-American Racers

Eagle 987-Toyota (Goodyear)

246 laps

0

14

2

Paul Tracy

26

Team Green

Reynard 98I-Honda (Firestone)

245 laps

0

15

2

Bryan Herta

8

Team Rahal

Reynard 98I-Ford (Firestone)

239 laps Accident

0

16

8

Massimiliano Papis

25

Arciero-Wells Racing

Reynard 98I-Toyota (Firestone)

239 laps Accident

0

17

7

Gil de Ferran

5

Walker Racing

Reynard 98I-Honda (Goodyear)

232 laps Engine

0

18

15

Michael Andretti

6

Newman-Haas Racing

Swift 009c-Ford (Goodyear)

210 laps Accident

0

19

4

Tony Kanaan

21

Tasman Motorsports Group

Reynard 98I-Honda (Firestone)

171 laps Handling

0

20

19

Scott Pruett

20

Patrick Racing

Reynard 97I-Ford (Firestone)

138 laps Accident

1

21

1

JJ Lehto

9

Hogan Racing

Reynard 98I-Mercedes-Benz (Firestone)

124 laps Engine

0

22

14

Dario Franchitti

27

Team Green

Reynard 98I-Honda (Firestone)

112 laps Engine

0

23

3

Vincenzo Sospiri

98

All-American Racers

Reynard 98I-Toyota (Goodyear)

94 laps Water leak

0

24

3

Arnd Meier

77

Davis Racing

Lola T97/00-Ford (Goodyear)

85 laps Engine

0

25

3

Dennis Vitolo

34

Payton-Coyne Racing

Reynard 97I-Ford (Firestone)

66 laps Handling

0

26

12

Patrick Carpentier

33

Forsythe Racing

Reynard 98I-Mercedes-Benz (Firestone)

59 laps Transmission

0

27

14

Al Unser jr

2

Marlboro Team Penske

Penske PC27-Mercedes-Benz (Goodyear)

33 laps Oil leak

0

28

9

Andre Ribeiro

3

Marlboro Team Penske

Penske PC27-Mercedes-Benz (Goodyear)

6 laps Accident

0

Circuit - California Speedway

Country

United States

Location

Fontana, California

Type

Paved oval

Length

2.029 (Miles)

Record

Greg Moore (Reynard 97I-Mercedes-Benz), 30.900s, 236.389 mph, Champ Cars, 1997

First Race

1997 Fontana NASCAR

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