Indy Racing League - Season 1998

Indy Racing League - Season 1998 Typ 1 Info

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Top6 Driver Standings:
last Event:
Las Vegas (oval)

11 Oct 1998
(Race 11 of 11)
1. Arie Luyendyk
2. Sam Schmidt
3. Buddy Lazier

Entrylist: Indy Racing League - Season 1998

  No. Team Racecar Tyres Driver Date of Birth Nation
Info 1 Team Menard G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  Tony Stewart 20 May 1971 USA
Info 3 Team Menard G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  Robbie Buhl 02 Sep 1963 USA
Info 4 Panther Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Scott Goodyear 20 Dec 1959 Canada
Info 43 Panther Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  David Steele 07 May 1974 USA
Info 5 Treadway Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  Arie Luyendyk 21 Sep 1953 Netherlands
Info 6 Nienhouse Motorsports G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Davey Hamilton 13 Jun 1962 USA
Info 7 Dick Simon Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Jimmy Kite 13 Feb 1976 USA
Info 33 Dick Simon Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Billy Roe 07 May 1957 USA
Info 8 Kelley Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Scott Sharp 14 Feb 1968 USA
Info 28 Kelley Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Mark Dismore 12 Oct 1956 USA
Info 9 Hemelgarn Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Johnny Unser 22 Nov 1958 USA
Info 91 Hemelgarn Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Buddy Lazier 31 Oct 1967 USA
Info 10 Byrd Cunningham Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  Mike Groff 16 Nov 1962 USA
Info 10 Byrd Cunningham Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  John Paul jr. 19 Feb 1960 USA
Info 11 A.J. Foyt Enterprises Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Billy Boat 02 Feb 1966 USA
Info 11 A.J. Foyt Enterprises Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Greg Ray 03 Aug 1966 USA
Info 14 A.J. Foyt Enterprises Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Kenny Bräck 21 Mar 1966 Sweden
Info 12 Bradley Motorsports G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Buzz Calkins 02 May 1971 USA
Info 15 Riley & Scott Racing Riley&Scott Mk V - Oldsmobile  GO  Eliseo Salazar 14 Nov 1954 Chile
Info 15 Riley & Scott Racing Riley&Scott Mk V - Oldsmobile  GO  Scott Harrington 24 Dec 1963 USA
Info 15 Riley & Scott Racing Riley&Scott Mk V - Oldsmobile  GO  Andy Michner   USA
Info 15 Riley & Scott Racing Riley&Scott Mk V - Oldsmobile  GO  Jim Guthrie 13 Sep 1961 USA
Info 16 Phoenix Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  Marco Greco 01 Dec 1961 Brazil
Info 17 Chitwood Motorsports Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Brian Tyler   USA
Info 17 Chitwood Motorsports Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Andy Michner   USA
Info 18 PDM Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  John Paul jr. 19 Feb 1960 USA
Info 18 PDM Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Jack Hewitt 08 Jul 1951 USA
Info 18 PDM Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Steve Knapp   USA
Info 18 PDM Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Tyce Carlson 03 Sep 1970 USA
Info 19 Metro Racing Systems Riley&Scott Mk V - Oldsmobile  GO  Stan Wattles 24 Jul 1961 USA
Info 20 Immke Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Tyce Carlson 03 Sep 1970 USA
Info 21 Pagan Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Roberto Guerrero 16 Nov 1958 Colombia
Info 21 Pagan Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Stevie Reeves 16 May 1967 USA
Info 22 RSM Marko Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  David Steele 07 May 1974 USA
Info 23 Cobb Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Paul Durant 26 Sep 1959 USA
Info 23 Cobb Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  Jim Guthrie 13 Sep 1961 USA
Info 23 Cobb Racing G-Force GF01 - Infiniti  GO  Roberto Guerrero 16 Nov 1958 Colombia
Info 24 Mann Motorsports Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile Dan Drinan 04 Jul 1960 USA
Info 27 Blueprint Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Robbie Groff 30 Jan 1966 USA
Info 27 Blueprint Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Claude Bourbonnais 01 Dec 1966 Canada
Info 27 Blueprint Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Billy Roe 07 May 1957 USA
Info 29 Liberty Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  Joe Gosek 11 Mar 1956 USA
Info 30 McCormack Motorsports G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Raul Boesel 04 Dec 1957 Brazil
Info 35 ISM Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Jeff Ward 22 Jun 1961 USA
Info 53 ISM Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Jim Guthrie 13 Sep 1961 USA
Info 55 ISM Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Steve Knapp   USA
Info 40 Sinden Racing Service Dallara IR7 - Infiniti  FI  Jack Miller 14 Jun 1961 USA
Info 44 Sinden Racing Service Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  JJ Yeley 05 Oct 1976 USA
Info 44 Sinden Racing Service Dallara IR7 - Infiniti  FI  JJ Yeley 05 Oct 1976 USA
Info 44 Sinden Racing Service Dallara IR7 - Infiniti  FI  Jimmy Kite 13 Feb 1976 USA
Info 51 Cheever Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Eddie Cheever 10 Jan 1958 USA
Info 52 Cheever Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  GO  Robby Unser 12 Jan 1968 USA
Info 54 Beck Motorsports Dallara IR7 - Infiniti Hideshi Matsuda 22 Dec 1954 Japan
Info 66 LP Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Scott Harrington 24 Dec 1963 USA
Info 99 LP Racing Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Sam Schmidt   USA
Info 77 Chastain Motorsports G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  GO  Stephane Gregoire 14 May 1969 France
Info 81 Team Pelfrey Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  John Paul jr. 19 Feb 1960 USA
Info 81 Team Pelfrey Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Tyce Carlson 03 Sep 1970 USA
Info 81 Team Pelfrey Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Brian Tyler   USA
Info 90 Team Pelfrey Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Lyn St.James 13 Mar 1947 USA
Info 97 Knapp Motorsports Dallara IR7 - Oldsmobile  FI  Greg Ray 03 Aug 1966 USA
Info 98 Cahill Racing G-Force GF01 - Oldsmobile  FI  Donnie Beechler 18 May 1961 USA

Point standings: Indy Racing League - Season 1998

Scoring System

Type Points
Position 1 50
Position 2 40
Position 3 35
Position 4 32
Position 5 30
Position 6 28
Position 7 26
Position 8 24
Position 9 22
Position 10 20
Position 11 19
Position 12 18
Position 13 17
Position 14 16
Position 15 15
Position 16 14
Position 17 13
Position 18 12
Position 19 11
Position 20 10
Position 21 9
Position 22 8
Position 23 7
Position 24 6
Position 25 5
Position 26 4
Position 27 3
Position 28 2
Position 29 1
Position 30 1
Position 31 1
Position 32 1
Position 33 1
most Lead Laps 2
Pole Position 3
Grid Position 2 2
Grid Position 3 1

Drivers points

Pos Points Driver Nation
1 332 Kenny Bräck  3 wins Sweden
2 292 Davey Hamilton USA
3 289 Tony Stewart  2 wins USA
4 272 Scott Sharp  2 wins USA
5 262 Buddy Lazier USA
6 252 Jeff Ward USA
7 244 Scott Goodyear Canada
8 227 Arie Luyendyk  1 win Netherlands
9 222 Eddie Cheever  1 win USA
10 219 Marco Greco Brazil
11 216 John Paul jr.  1 win USA
12 201 Stephane Gregoire France
13 194 Billy Boat  1 win USA
14 186 Sam Schmidt USA
15 180 Mark Dismore USA
16 176 Robby Unser USA
17 174 Robbie Buhl USA
18 140 Brian Tyler USA
19 134 Buzz Calkins USA
20 132 Raul Boesel Brazil
21 128 Greg Ray USA
22 118 Steve Knapp USA
23 100 Jack Miller USA
24 92 Andy Michner USA
25 88 Stan Wattles USA
26 83 Roberto Guerrero Colombia
27 73 Tyce Carlson USA
28 71 Donnie Beechler USA
29 60 Eliseo Salazar Chile
30 56 Mike Groff USA
31 52 Jimmy Kite USA
32 50 JJ Yeley USA
33 41 Jim Guthrie USA
34 23 Jack Hewitt USA
35 20 Stevie Reeves USA
36 17 David Steele USA
37 11 Billy Roe USA
38 9 Paul Durant USA
39 8 Scott Harrington USA
40 5 Johnny Unser USA
41 2 Robbie Groff USA

Results: Indy Racing League - Season 1998

Team
No. | Driver

Info
R.1
BayL
R.2
Phoe
R.3
Indi
R.4
FoWo
R.5
Loud
R.6
Dove
R.7
Char
R.8
Colo
R.9
Atla
R.10
FoWo
R.11
LasV
A.J. Foyt Enterprises             
11 | B.BoatInfo | 13.321R23123R21+121R----19112R114126R
11 | G.RayInfo | 21.----------715R217R--------
14 | K.BräckInfo | 1.213514R36113818R1210R31+5161105610
Team Menard             
1 | Ton.StewartInfo | 3.11+32+433R114R61+18121R33255220R+214
3 | R.BuhlInfo | 17.1420R1212531R361210----622111R16757
Kelley Racing             
8 | S.SharpInfo | 4.20681716R954341+618R811318R323R1112
28 | M.DismoreInfo | 15.22515161227R621R138318R415R41957410915R
Cheever Racing             
51 | E.CheeverInfo | 9.2324R2010171+2026R1191716R1220R168113925R105
52 | R.UnserInfo | 16.----21527918111611R--23121316R1722716R
Nienhouse Motorsports             
6 | D.HamiltonInfo | 2.193726R84157224248775102691319R
ISM Racing             
35 | J.WardInfo | 6.2421527131317R222R819R102220+2653821R
53 | J.GuthrieInfo | 33.----2029R----------------
55 | S.KnappInfo | 22.----233----------------
Hemelgarn Racing             
9 | J.UnserInfo | 40.----2525R----------------
91 | B.LazierInfo | 5.815R928R1122311R3714214131771817R196173
Panther Racing             
4 | S.GoodyearInfo | 7.2117R1461024R74526673111844+722R1522R
43 | D.SteeleInfo | 36.------------------1124R2627R
Treadway Racing             
5 | Ari.LuyendykInfo | 8.581924R2820R41375109R1542222R982828R141+
Phoenix Racing             
16 | M.GrecoInfo | 10.2527R1620R1414R5814132135596713R1516R38
Byrd Cunningham Racing             
10 | M.GroffInfo | 30.472415R3215----------------
10 | J.Paul jr.Info | 11.------12161026R1321R13613151723R14174
Chastain Motorsports             
77 | S.GregoireInfo | 12.15422431171625R1624R115188184820R826R2417
LP Racing             
66 | S.HarringtonInfo | 39.----39nq----------------
99 | S.SchmidtInfo | 14.179257626R241824121817R2214R19132215R2327R232
Team Pelfrey             
81 | J.Paul jr.Info | 11.----167----------------
81 | T.CarlsonInfo | 27.------2812--------------
81 | B.TylerInfo | 18.--------251419121116R24162321R2413R226
90 | L.St.JamesInfo ----35nq----------------
Sinden Racing Service             
40 | Ja.MillerInfo | 23.1123R--15212122R19161520R1792523R2727R22122828R
44 | J.YeleyInfo | 32.--1025R1392219--------------
44 | J.YeleyInfo | 32.--------2123R------2625R----
44 | J.KiteInfo | 31.------------2323R--------
PDM Racing             
18 | J.Paul jr.Info | 11.7102119R------------------
18 | J.HewittInfo | 34.----2212--2025R------------
18 | S.KnappInfo | 22.----------513R--14141914R2018R219
18 | T.CarlsonInfo | 27.------------1911--------
Bradley Motorsports             
12 | B.CalkinsInfo | 19.1014179181010152315----1524R1228R21111211
McCormack Motorsports             
30 | R.BoeselInfo | 20.91813830191928R919R914R924R1225R15101317R2018R
Riley & Scott Racing             
15 | E.SalazarInfo | 29.2612623R34nq1823R176------------
15 | S.HarringtonInfo | 39.----------2222R----------
15 | A.MichnerInfo | 24.--------------20171492715R--
15 | J.GuthrieInfo | 33.--------------------1924R
Knapp Motorsports             
97 | G.RayInfo | 21.1625R1811218R142--------2624R1221R425R
Cobb Racing             
23 | P.DurantInfo | 38.--262141nq----------------
23 | J.GuthrieInfo | 33.----------2072122R--------
23 | R.GuerreroInfo | 26.----------------2819R1841820R
Metro Racing Systems             
19 | S.WattlesInfo | 25.1822R--2928R26102617R------2026R2682513R
Cahill Racing             
98 | D.BeechlerInfo | 28.----2432R1727R1520R--2419R21102422R2519R1623
Chitwood Motorsports             
17 | B.TylerInfo | 18.1319R2817------------------
17 | A.MichnerInfo | 24.----198------1612--------
Pagan Racing             
21 | R.GuerreroInfo | 26.626R1127R922824R------1021R------
21 | S.ReevesInfo | 35.------------2010R--------
Dick Simon Racing             
7 | J.KiteInfo | 31.2816R4182611----------------
33 | B.RoeInfo | 37.----3330R----------------
Immke Racing             
20 | T.CarlsonInfo | 27.27112713nsnq----------------
Blueprint Racing             
27 | R.GroffInfo | 41.1228R--------------------
27 | C.BourbonnaisInfo ----36nq----------------
27 | B.RoeInfo | 37.------2520--------------
RSM Marko             
22 | D.SteeleInfo | 36.--2322R------------------
Mann Motorsports             
24 | D.DrinanInfo ----40nq----------------
Liberty Racing             
29 | J.GosekInfo ----37nq----------------
Beck Motorsports             
54 | H.MatsudaInfo ----38nq----------------
Team
No. | Driver

Info
R.1
BayL
R.2
Phoe
R.3
Indi
R.4
FoWo
R.5
Loud
R.6
Dove
R.7
Char
R.8
Colo
R.9
Atla
R.10
FoWo
R.11
LasV

Complete results of Race 1 of 11: Bay Lake (Walt Disney World) (oval), 24 Jan 1998
Complete results of Race 2 of 11: Phoenix (oval), 22 Mar 1998
Complete results of Race 3 of 11: Indianapolis (oval), 24 May 1998
Complete results of Race 4 of 11: Fort Worth (oval), 06 Jun 1998
Complete results of Race 5 of 11: Loudon (oval), 28 Jun 1998
Complete results of Race 6 of 11: Dover (oval), 19 Jul 1998
Complete results of Race 7 of 11: Charlotte (oval), 25 Jul 1998
Complete results of Race 8 of 11: Colorado Springs (Pikes Peak, oval), 16 Aug 1998
Complete results of Race 9 of 11: Atlanta (oval), 29 Aug 1998
Complete results of Race 10 of 11: Fort Worth (oval), 20 Sep 1998
Complete results of Race 11 of 11: Las Vegas (oval), 11 Oct 1998



Points distribution: Indy Racing League - Season 1998

Team
No. | Driver

Info
R.1
BayL
R.2
Phoe
R.3
Indi
R.4
FoWo
R.5
Loud
R.6
Dove
R.7
Char
R.8
Colo
R.9
Atla
R.10
FoWo
R.11
LasV
A.J. Foyt Enterprises             
11 | B.BoatInfo | 194092353725239----32231831634
11 | G.RayInfo | 128----------015213--------
14 | K.BräckInfo | 332017016128035012020152050050030020
Team Menard             
1 | Ton.StewartInfo | 2890521420131605232439120030212216
3 | R.BuhlInfo | 17401001801128020----025019026026
Kelley Racing             
8 | S.SharpInfo | 27202804301403003505201201911217018
28 | M.DismoreInfo | 1800300140309024112015011026020015
Cheever Racing             
51 | E.CheeverInfo | 222060200520402201401002403505030
52 | R.UnserInfo | 176----030022019019--018014040014
Nienhouse Motorsports             
6 | D.HamiltonInfo | 29203504032026032232026030040022011
ISM Racing             
35 | J.WardInfo | 2520403300170132801104021222803509
53 | J.GuthrieInfo | 41----01----------------
55 | S.KnappInfo | 118----035----------------
Hemelgarn Racing             
9 | J.UnserInfo | 5----05----------------
91 | B.LazierInfo | 26201502040019126040017026013028035
Panther Racing             
4 | S.GoodyearInfo | 244013028060320400280350120340808
43 | D.SteeleInfo | 17------------------0603
Treadway Racing             
5 | Ari.LuyendykInfo | 227024060100170300220320802402052
Phoenix Racing             
16 | M.GrecoInfo | 21903010016024017035030028017014124
Byrd Cunningham Racing             
10 | M.GroffInfo | 56026015015----------------
10 | J.Paul jr.Info | 216------014040902801507050032
Chastain Motorsports             
77 | S.GregoireInfo | 201032032013050603002403201004013
LP Racing             
66 | S.HarringtonInfo | 8----00----------------
99 | S.SchmidtInfo | 1860220260401201801301601701503040
Team Pelfrey             
81 | J.Paul jr.Info | 216----026----------------
81 | T.CarlsonInfo | 73------018--------------
81 | B.TylerInfo | 140--------01601801401409017028
90 | L.St.JamesInfo ----00----------------
Sinden Racing Service             
40 | Ja.MillerInfo | 10007--0908014010022070301802
44 | J.YeleyInfo | 50--05022011--------------
44 | J.YeleyInfo | 50--------07------05----
44 | J.KiteInfo | 52------------07--------
PDM Racing             
18 | J.Paul jr.Info | 216020011------------------
18 | J.HewittInfo | 23----018--05------------
18 | S.KnappInfo | 118----------017--016016012022
18 | T.CarlsonInfo | 73------------019--------
Bradley Motorsports             
12 | B.CalkinsInfo | 134016022020015015----0602019019
McCormack Motorsports             
30 | R.BoeselInfo | 132012024011020110160605020013012
Riley & Scott Racing             
15 | E.SalazarInfo | 60018070007028------------
15 | S.HarringtonInfo | 8----------08----------
15 | A.MichnerInfo | 92--------------013022015--
15 | J.GuthrieInfo | 41--------------------06
Knapp Motorsports             
97 | G.RayInfo | 12805019212040--------060905
Cobb Racing             
23 | P.DurantInfo | 9--0900----------------
23 | J.GuthrieInfo | 41----------02608--------
23 | R.GuerreroInfo | 83----------------011032010
Metro Racing Systems             
19 | S.WattlesInfo | 8808--02020013------04024017
Cahill Racing             
98 | D.BeechlerInfo | 71----0103010--0110200801107
Chitwood Motorsports             
17 | B.TylerInfo | 140011013------------------
17 | A.MichnerInfo | 92----024------018--------
Pagan Racing             
21 | R.GuerreroInfo | 8304030806------09------
21 | S.ReevesInfo | 20------------020--------
Dick Simon Racing             
7 | J.KiteInfo | 52014012019----------------
33 | B.RoeInfo | 11----01----------------
Immke Racing             
20 | T.CarlsonInfo | 7301901700----------------
Blueprint Racing             
27 | R.GroffInfo | 202--------------------
27 | C.BourbonnaisInfo ----00----------------
27 | B.RoeInfo | 11------010--------------
RSM Marko             
22 | D.SteeleInfo | 17--08------------------
Mann Motorsports             
24 | D.DrinanInfo ----00----------------
Liberty Racing             
29 | J.GosekInfo ----00----------------
Beck Motorsports             
54 | H.MatsudaInfo ----00----------------
Team
No. | Driver

Info
R.1
BayL
R.2
Phoe
R.3
Indi
R.4
FoWo
R.5
Loud
R.6
Dove
R.7
Char
R.8
Colo
R.9
Atla
R.10
FoWo
R.11
LasV

Complete results of Race 1 of 11: Bay Lake (Walt Disney World) (oval), 24 Jan 1998
Complete results of Race 2 of 11: Phoenix (oval), 22 Mar 1998
Complete results of Race 3 of 11: Indianapolis (oval), 24 May 1998
Complete results of Race 4 of 11: Fort Worth (oval), 06 Jun 1998
Complete results of Race 5 of 11: Loudon (oval), 28 Jun 1998
Complete results of Race 6 of 11: Dover (oval), 19 Jul 1998
Complete results of Race 7 of 11: Charlotte (oval), 25 Jul 1998
Complete results of Race 8 of 11: Colorado Springs (Pikes Peak, oval), 16 Aug 1998
Complete results of Race 9 of 11: Atlanta (oval), 29 Aug 1998
Complete results of Race 10 of 11: Fort Worth (oval), 20 Sep 1998
Complete results of Race 11 of 11: Las Vegas (oval), 11 Oct 1998



Photos and Videos: Indy Racing League - Season 1998

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