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1997 International Formula 3000 season

1997 FIA International Formula 3000 season
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The 1997 International Formula 3000 season featured the 1997 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship [1] which was contested over a ten round series from 11 May to 25 October 1997.

Drivers and teams

The following teams and drivers contested the 1997 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship. The Lola T96/50 Zytek-Judd was used by all teams,[2] as was mandatory under the championship regulations.

Team Car # Driver Race weekends
23x15px RSM Marko 1 23x15px Craig Lowndes All
2 23x15px Juan Pablo Montoya All
23x15px Super Nova Racing 3 23x15px Ricardo Zonta All
4 23x15px Laurent Redon All
23x15px Team Astromega 5 23x15px Boris Derichebourg All
6 23x15px Soheil Ayari All
23x15px Draco Engineering 7 23x15px Cyrille Sauvage All
8 23x15px Pedro Couceiro All
23x15px Apomatox 9 23x15px Fabrizio Gollin 1-3, 9
23x15px Emmanuel Clérico 4
10 23x15px Jean-Philippe Belloc 1-4
23x15px Edenbridge Racing 11 23x15px Werner Lupberger All
12 23x15px Max Wilson All
23x15px Pacific Racing 14 23x15px Oliver Tichy 1-8
15 23x15px Marc Gené 1-2
23x15px DAMS 16 23x15px Grégoire de Galzain All
17 23x15px Jamie Davies All
23x15px Durango Formula 18 23x15px Stephen Watson All
19 23x15px Gareth Rees All
23x15px Auto Sport Racing 20 23x15px Gastón Mazzacane All
21 23x15px Tom Kristensen All
23x15px Nordic Racing 22 23x15px Thomas Biagi 1-3
23x15px Marc Gené 4-6, 10
23x15px Mario Waltner 7-8
23x15px Gianluca Paglicci 9
23 23x15px Rui Águas All
23x15px Bob Salisbury Engineering 24 23x15px Oliver Gavin 1-3
23x15px James Taylor 4-10
25 23x15px Thomas Schie All
23x15px Den Blå Avis 26 23x15px Jason Watt All
23x15px DC Cook Motorsport 27 23x15px David Cook All
28 23x15px Patrick Lemarié 9-10
23x15px Coloni Motorsport 29 23x15px Markus Friesacher All
30 23x15px Emiliano Spataro 1-9
23x15px Oliver Tichy 10
23x15px Ravarotto Racing 31 23x15px Anthony Beltoise 1-7
32 23x15px Patrick Lemarié 1-4, 6
23x15px GP Racing 33 23x15px Thomas Biagi 4-10
23x15px Elide Racing 34 23x15px Miguel Ángel de Castro 10
23x15px Arden International 35 23x15px Christian Horner All
23x15px KTR 36 23x15px Kurt Mollekens All
23x15px Redman & Bright F3000 37 23x15px Gonzalo Rodríguez 1, 3-7, 9-10
23x15px DKS Racing 38 23x15px Dino Morelli 1-4

Calendar

Race No Track Country Date Laps Distance Time Speed Winner Pole Position Fastest Lap
1 Silverstone 23x15px United Kingdom 11 May 1997 40 5.14=205.60 km 1'21:15.501 151.990 km/h Tom Kristensen Ricardo Zonta Marc Gené
2 Pau 23x15px France 19 May 1997 75 2.76=207.00 km 1'32:44.230 133.927 km/h Juan Pablo Montoya Juan Pablo Montoya Juan Pablo Montoya
3 Helsinki 23x15px Finland 25 May 1997 65 3.18=206.7 km 1'38:32.881 125.847 km/h Soheil Ayari Juan Pablo Montoya Juan Pablo Montoya
4 Nürburgring 23x15px Germany 29 June 1997 4 4.556=18.224 km 0'07:57.334 137.443 km/h Ricardo Zonta Ricardo Zonta Ricardo Zonta
5 Pergusa-Enna 23x15px Italy 20 July 1997 41 4.95=202.95 km 1'04:48.310 187.902 km/h Jamie Davies Jamie Davies Jamie Davies
6 Hockenheim 23x15px Germany 26 July 1997 31 6.823=211.513 km 1'04:33.262 196.591 km/h Ricardo Zonta Tom Kristensen Juan Pablo Montoya
7 Spielberg 23x15px Austria 3 August 1997 48 4.319=207.312 km 1'12:39.794 171.183 km/h Juan Pablo Montoya Juan Pablo Montoya Ricardo Zonta
8 Spa-Francorchamps 23x15px Belgium 22 August 1997 29 6.968=202.072 km 1'05:19.036 185.622 km/h Jason Watt Tom Kristensen Rui Águas
9 Mugello 23x15px Italy 29 September 1997 40 5.245=209.8 km 1'09:03.576 182.277 km/h Ricardo Zonta Ricardo Zonta Ricardo Zonta
10 Jerez 23x15px Spain 25 October 1997 44 4.428=194.832 km 1'13:47.224 158.428 km/h Juan Pablo Montoya Ricardo Zonta Ricardo Zonta

Note:

  • The Silverstone round was the Autosport International Trophy [2]
  • The Pau round was the 57th Grand Prix Automobile du Pau [2]
  • The Pergusa-Enna round was the 35th Gran Premio del Mediterraneo [2]

Drivers' Championship

Pos Driver SIL
23x15px
PAU
23x15px
HEL
23x15px
NÜR
23x15px
PER
23x15px
HOC
23x15px
A1
23x15px
SPA
23x15px
MUG
23x15px
JER
23x15px
Pts
1 23x15px Ricardo Zonta DSQ Ret Ret 1 2 1 2 5 1 Ret 39
2 23x15px Juan Pablo Montoya Ret 1 Ret 4 11 5 1 DSQ 3 1 37.5
3 23x15px Jason Watt 4 12 DNS 2 Ret 4 Ret 1 2 Ret 25
4 23x15px Jamie Davies 3 3 Ret 8 1 3 9 8 EX Ret 22
5 23x15px Max Wilson Ret 7 Ret 5 3 2 8 2 4 10 21
6 23x15px Tom Kristensen 1 2 Ret 3 Ret Ret 6 Ret EX Ret 19
7 23x15px Oliver Tichy 8 8 2 9 Ret 7 5 Ret 2 14
8 23x15px Soheil Ayari Ret 6 1 19 Ret Ret 10 Ret 6 Ret 12
9 23x15px Laurent Redon Ret 4 Ret 21 6 Ret 3 14 5 11 10
10 23x15px Rui Águas Ret 9 5 7 Ret DSQ 4 9 12 5 7
11 23x15px Pedro Couceiro 2 Ret Ret 15 DNS Ret 11 7 Ret Ret 6
12 23x15px Dino Morelli 5 11 3 Ret 6
13 23x15px Cyrille Sauvage 7 5 Ret Ret 8 Ret Ret 4 9 DSQ 5
14 23x15px Gareth Rees Ret Ret Ret Ret 16 11 Ret Ret 7 3 4
15 23x15px Boris Derichebourg 12 15 8 Ret 9 DNQ 13 3 22 15 4
16 23x15px Patrick Lemarié 6 13 4 13 Ret 14 DNQ 4
17 23x15px Craig Lowndes 14 Ret Ret Ret 4 Ret Ret Ret 21 9 3
18 23x15px Werner Lupberger 11 DNQ DNQ 18 Ret 14 Ret 13 11 4 3
19 23x15px Kurt Mollekens EX 10 Ret DNQ 5 6 Ret Ret Ret Ret 3
20 23x15px Stephen Watson 15 DNQ 6 16 7 12 Ret 6 15 Ret 2
21 23x15px Christian Horner 16 DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ 16 DNQ 17 6 1
22 23x15px Gonzalo Rodríguez DNQ Ret 6 Ret 17 7 8 Ret 0.5
23 23x15px David Cook Ret DNQ 7 DNQ Ret DNQ 14 Ret Ret 7 0
24 23x15px Grégoire de Galzain DNQ DNQ DNQ 17 Ret 9 15 Ret EX 8 0
25 23x15px Marc Gené 13 DNQ DNQ Ret 8 Ret 0
26 23x15px Anthony Beltoise Ret Ret 9 14 12 13 Ret 0
27 23x15px Jean-Philippe Belloc 9 Ret Ret 20 0
28 23x15px Gastón Mazzacane 10 DNQ Ret 10 15 10 17 11 10 Ret 0
29 23x15px Thomas Schie DNQ 14 DNQ DNQ DNQ 15 DNQ 10 18 Ret 0
30 23x15px Emiliano Spataro DNQ DNQ DNQ 11 13 16 12 Ret Ret 0
31 23x15px Thomas Biagi DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ 14 18 Ret Ret 16 12 0
32 23x15px Emmanuel Clérico 12 0
33 23x15px James Taylor DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ 12 DNQ DNQ 0
34 23x15px Fabrizio Gollin Ret Ret Ret 13 0
35 23x15px Markus Friesacher DNQ DNQ DNQ DNQ 17 DNQ DNQ Ret 19 DNQ 0
36 23x15px Gianluca Paglicci 20 0
23x15px Miguel Ángel de Castro DNQ 0
23x15px Mario Waltner DNQ DNQ 0
23x15px Oliver Gavin DNQ DNQ DNQ 0
Pos Driver SIL
23x15px
PAU
23x15px
HEL
23x15px
NÜR
23x15px
PER
23x15px
HOC
23x15px
A1
23x15px
SPA
23x15px
MUG
23x15px
JER
23x15px
Pts
Colour Result
Gold Winner
Silver 2nd place
Bronze 3rd place
Green Points finish
Blue Non-points finish
Non-classified finish (NC)
Purple Did not finish (Ret)
Red Did not qualify (DNQ)
Did not pre-qualify (DNPQ)
Black Disqualified (DSQ)
White Did not start (DNS)
Withdrew (WD)
Race cancelled (C)
Blank Did not participate (DNP)
Excluded (EX)

Notes

Complete Overview

first column of every race 10 = grid position
second column of every race 10 = race result

R24=retired, but classified R=retired NS=did not start NQ=did not qualify NT=no time set in qualifying DIS(1)=disqualified after finishing as winner (13)=place after practice, but grid position not held free DIS=disqualified in practice

Place Name Country Team 23x15px 23x15px 23x15px 23x15px 23x15px 23x15px 23x15px 23x15px 23x15px 23x15px
1 Ricardo Zonta 23x15px Brazil SuperNova Racing 1 DIS(1) 8 R 8 R 1 1 2 2 2 1 2 2 5 5 1 1 1 R
2 Juan Pablo Montoya 23x15px Colombia RSM Marko 2 R 1 1 1 R 4 4 6 11 15 5 1 1 4 R 2 3 4 1
3 Jason Watt 23x15px Denmark Den Blå Avis 3 4 15 12 (13) NS 3 2 8 R 5 4 9 R 2 1 4 2 6 R
4 Jamie Davis 23x15px United Kingdom DAMS 23 3 4 3 2 R 13 8 1 1 6 3 24 9 15 8 DIS - 3 R
5 Max Wilson 23x15px Brazil Edenbridge Racing 8 R 11 7 21 R 5 5 4 3 3 2 14 8 8 2 3 4 9 10
6 Tom Kristensen 23x15px Denmark Auto Sport Racing 12 1 2 2 6 R 2 3 10 R 1 R 3 6 1 R DIS - 2 R
7 Oliver Tichy 23x15px Austria Pacific Racing 7 8 9 8 3 2 17 9 9 R 17 7 16 5 21 R - -
Coloni Motorsport 7 2
8 Soheil Ayari 23x15px France Team Astromega 4 R 5 6 9 1 8 19 13 R 8 R 6 10 3 R 7 6 8 R
9 Laurent Redon 23x15px France SuperNova Racing 10 R 3 4 11 R 7 21 11 6 9 R 5 3 9 14 6 5 16 11
10 Rui Águas 23x15px Portugal Nordic Racing 5 R 12 9 18 5 12 7 7 R 4 R 8 4 17 9 13 12 10 5
11 Pedro Couceiro 23x15px Portugal Draco Engineering 22 2 7 R 19 R 14 15 (12) NS 24 R 13 11 16 7 17 R 19 R
Dino Morelli 23x15px United Kingdom DKS Racing 11 5 19 11 7 3 16 R24 - - - - - - - - - - - -
13 Cyrille Sauvage 23x15px France Draco Engineering 13 7 6 5 4 R 15 R23 3 8 13 R 7 R 24 4 9 9 5 DIS(2)
14 Patrick Lemarié 23x15px France Ravarotto Racing 25 6 17 13 13 4 11 13 - - 16 R - - - -
D C Cook Motorsport 19 14 27 NQ
Boris Derichebourg 23x15px France Team Astromega 20 12 21 15 22 8 6 R 16 9 27 NQ 22 13 6 3 11 22 15 R
Gareth Rees 23x15px United Kingdom Durango Formula 15 R 16 R 12 R 9 R22 20 16 19 11 18 R 11 R 5 7 11 3
17 Craig Lowndes 23x15px Australia RSM Marko 6 14 14 R 20 R 23 R25 15 4 10 R 10 R 20 R 10 21 13 9
Kurt Mollekens 23x15px Belgium KTR DIS - 13 10 5 R 32 NQ 12 5 26 6 12 R 18 R 24 R 21 R
Werner Lupberger 23x15px South Africa Edenbridge Racing 26 11 28 NQ 30 NQ 19 18 21 R 23 14 15 R 10 13 14 11 14 4
20 Stephen Watson 23x15px South Africa Durango Formula 21 15 25 NQ 15 6 18 16 19 7 18 12 21 R 7 6 18 15 22 R
21 Christian Horner 23x15px United Kingdom Arden International 24 R16 33 NQ 29 NQ 33 NQ 30 NQ 29 NQ 25 16 27 NQ 22 17 24 6
22 Gonzalo Rodríguez 23x15px Uruguay Redman & Bright F3000 31 NQ - - 14 R 10 6 5 R 7 17 4 7 - - 8 8 12 R
- David Cook 23x15px United Kingdom D C Cook Motorsport 14 R 31 NQ 24 7 30 NQ 26 R 30 NQ 26 14 22 R 16 R 26 7
- Grégoire de Galzain 23x15px France DAMS 29 NQ 32 NQ 32 NQ 26 17 23 R 20 9 23 15 23 R DIS - 17 8
- Marc Gené 23x15px Spain Pacific Racing 16 13 23 NQ - -
Nordic Racing 31 NQ 12 R10 11 8 - - - - - - 20 R
- Anthony Beltoise 23x15px France Ravarotto Racing 17 R 18 R 16 9 22 14 22 12 21 13 17 R - - - - - -
- Jean-Philippe Belloc 23x15px France Apomatox 19 9 22 R 17 R 24 20 - - - - - - - - - - - -
- Gastón Mazzacane 23x15px Argentina Auto Sport Racing 9 10 24 NQ 23 R 20 10 17 15 12 10 11 17 19 11 12 10 18 R
- Thomas Schie 23x15px Norway BSE Salisbury Engineering 32 NQ 20 14 26 NQ 28 NQ 28 NQ 22 15 27 NQ 13 10 23 18 25 R
- Emiliano Spataro 23x15px Argentina Coloni Motorsport 32 NQ 29 NQ 27 NQ 21 11 24 13 25 16 23 15 20 12 15 R - -
- Thomas Biagi 23x15px Italy Nordic Racing 28 NQ 26 NQ 31 NQ
GP Racing 27 NQ 18 14 14 18 19 R 25 R 20 16 23 12
- Emmanuel Clérico 23x15px France Apomatox - - - - - - 25 12 - - - - - - - - - - - -
- James Taylor 23x15px United Kingdom BSE Salisbury Engineering - - - - - - 34 NQ 29 NQ 31 NQ NT - 26 12 27 NQ 30 NQ
- Fabrizio Gollin 23x15px Italy Apomatox 18 R 10 R 10 R - - - - - - - - - - 21 13 - -
- Markus Friesacher 23x15px Austria Coloni Motorsport 27 NQ 30 NQ 28 NQ 29 NQ 25 17 28 NQ 28 NQ 14 R 26 19 28 NQ
- Gianluca Paglicci 23x15px Italy Nordic Racing - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 25 20 - -
- Oliver Gavin 23x15px United Kingdom BSE Salisbury Engineering 30 NQ 27 NQ 33 NQ - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
- Mario Waltner 23x15px Austria Nordic Racing - - - - - - - - - - - - 29 NQ 28 NQ - - - -
- Miguel Ángel de Castro 23x15px Spain Elide Racing - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 29 NQ

References

  1. ^ Official 1997 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship results Retrieved from web.archive.org on 15 March 2009
  2. ^ a b c d Autocourse, 1997-98, page 273

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