Driver Database logo

This site uses cookies. Our cookies are friendly and don't collect personal information but helps to improve the user experience. Read more here. Continued use of this site indicates that you accept this policy. This message will only be shown once.


CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 1997 standings

Championship points standings for the CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 1997

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Alex ZanardiTarget Chip GanassiReynard 97i (Honda)
195
2.Flag Gil de FerranWalker RacingReynard 97i (Honda)
162
3.Flag Jimmy VasserTarget Chip GanassiReynard 97i (Honda)
144
4.Flag Mauricio GugelminPacWest Racing GroupReynard 97i (Mercedes-Benz)
132
5.Flag Paul TracyMarlboro Team PenskePenske PC-26-97 (Mercedes-Benz)
121
6.Flag Mark BlundellPacWest Racing GroupReynard 97i (Mercedes-Benz)
115
7.Flag Greg MooreForsythe RacingReynard 96i (Mercedes-Benz)
Reynard 97i (Mercedes-Benz)


111
8.Flag Michael AndrettiNewman-Haas RacingSwift 007.i (Ford)
108
9.Flag Scott PruettPatrick RacingReynard 97i (Ford)
102
10.Flag Raul BoeselPatrick RacingReynard 97i (Ford)
91
11.Flag Bryan HertaTeam RahalReynard 97i (Ford)
72
12.Flag Bobby RahalTeam RahalReynard 97i (Ford)
70
13.Flag Al Unser, Jr.Marlboro Team PenskePenske PC-26-97 (Mercedes-Benz)
67
14.Flag André RibeiroTasman MotorsportsLola T97/00 (Honda)
45
15.Flag Christian FittipaldiNewman-Haas RacingSwift 007.i (Ford)
42
16.Flag Parker JohnstoneTeam Kool GreenReynard 97i (Honda)
36
17.Flag Patrick CarpentierBettenhausen RacingReynard 97i (Mercedes-Benz)
27
17.Flag Adrian Fernández MierTasman MotorsportsLola T97/00 (Honda)
27
19.Flag Roberto MorenoPayton/Coyne Racing, Bettenhausen Racing, Newman-Haas RacingReynard 97i (Mercedes-Benz)
Lola T97/00 (Ford)
Swift 007.i (Ford)




16
20.Flag Dario FranchittiHogan RacingReynard 97i (Mercedes-Benz)
10
20.Flag Richie HearnDella Penna MotorsportsLola T97/00 (Ford)
10
20.Flag Gualter SallesDavis RacingReynard 97i (Ford)
10
23.Flag Juan Manuel Fangio IIAll American RacingReynard 96i (Toyota)
Reynard 97i (Toyota)


9
24.Flag Max PapisArciero-Wells RacingReynard 97i (Toyota)
8
25.Flag Dennis VitoloPayton/Coyne Racing, Project IndyLola T97/00 (Ford)
6
26.Flag Robby GordonHogan RacingReynard 97i (Mercedes-Benz)
5
27.Flag Hiro MatsushitaArciero-Wells RacingReynard 97i (Toyota)
4
28.Flag P.J. JonesAll American RacingReynard 96i (Toyota)
Reynard 97i (Toyota)


3
29.Flag Christian DannerPayton/Coyne RacingLola T97/00 (Ford)
Reynard 97i (Ford)


1
29.Flag Michel Jourdain Jr.Payton/Coyne RacingLola T97/00 (Ford)
Reynard 97i (Ford)


1
29.Flag Arnd MeierProject IndyLola T97/00 (Ford)
1
Flag Paul JasperPayton/Coyne RacingLola T97/00 (Ford)
0
Flag Arie LuyendykTarget Chip GanassiReynard 97i (Honda)
0
Flag Charlie NearburgPayton/Coyne RacingLola T97/00 (Ford)
Reynard 97i (Ford)


0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Alex Zanardi
5
Most pole positionsFlag Alex Zanardi
4
Most podium positionsFlag Alex Zanardi
7
Flag Gil de Ferran
7
Most podium positions without a winFlag Gil de Ferran
7
Most fastest race lapsFlag Alex Zanardi
6
Youngest driverFlag Michel Jourdain Jr.
20 y/o
Oldest driverFlag Charlie Nearburg
46 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
38.2%U.S.A.Flag Jimmy Vasser, Michael Andretti, Scott Pruett, Bryan Herta, Bobby Rahal, Al Unser, Jr., Parker Johnstone, Richie Hearn, Dennis Vitolo, Robby Gordon, P.J. Jones, Charlie Nearburg, Paul Jasper13
20.6%BrazilFlag Gil de Ferran, Mauricio Gugelmin, Raul Boesel, André Ribeiro, Christian Fittipaldi, Roberto Moreno, Gualter Salles7
8.8%CanadaFlag Paul Tracy, Greg Moore, Patrick Carpentier3
5.9%GermanyFlag Arnd Meier, Christian Danner2
5.9%ItalyFlag Alex Zanardi, Max Papis2
5.9%MexicoFlag Adrian Fernández Mier, Michel Jourdain Jr.2
5.9%Great BritainFlag Mark Blundell, Dario Franchitti2
2.9%JapanFlag Hiro Matsushita1
2.9%ArgentinaFlag Juan Manuel Fangio II1
2.9%NetherlandsFlag Arie Luyendyk1

Individual driver statistics for the 1997 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Andretti, MichaelFlag 34 y/o171501
Blundell, MarkFlag 31 y/o173502
Boesel, RaulFlag 39 y/o170111
Carpentier, PatrickFlag 25 y/o140100
Danner, ChristianFlag 39 y/o30000
de Ferran, GilFlag 29 y/o170721
Fangio II, Juan ManuelFlag 40 y/o170000
Fernández Mier, AdrianFlag 34 y/o170100
Fittipaldi, ChristianFlag 26 y/o100000
Franchitti, DarioFlag 24 y/o160012
Gordon, RobbyFlag 28 y/o10000
Gugelmin, MauricioFlag 34 y/o171331
Hearn, RichieFlag 26 y/o170000
Herta, BryanFlag 27 y/o170120
Jasper, PaulFlag 22 y/o40000
Johnstone, ParkerFlag 36 y/o170000
Jones, P.J.Flag 28 y/o170000
Jourdain Jr., MichelFlag 20 y/o170000
Luyendyk, ArieFlag 43 y/o10000
Matsushita, HiroFlag 36 y/o170000
Meier, ArndFlag 24 y/o100000
Moore, GregFlag 22 y/o172501
Moreno, RobertoFlag 38 y/o90000
Nearburg, CharlieFlag 46 y/o30000
Papis, MaxFlag 27 y/o170000
Pruett, ScottFlag 37 y/o171320
Rahal, BobbyFlag 44 y/o170100
Ribeiro, AndréFlag 31 y/o170100
Salles, GualterFlag 26 y/o170000
Tracy, PaulFlag 28 y/o163422
Unser, Jr., AlFlag 35 y/o170100
Vasser, JimmyFlag 31 y/o171500
Vitolo, DennisFlag 40 y/o60000
Zanardi, AlexFlag 30 y/o165746
© DriverDB AB