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Sat 16 May 1998
Silverstone Qualifying Session # 1
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Silverstone Qualifying Session # 1

FIA GT Championship 15 - 17 May 1998 Silverstone Round Saturday 16 May 1998 - 1st Qualifying Practice Session _________________________________________________________________ Weather ...

Sat 19 Sep 1998
A1 Ring Free Practice
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A1 Ring Free Practice

FIA GT Championship 18 - 20 September 1998 A1 Ring Austria Round Friday 18 September 1998 - Free Practice Sessions For the last European round of the 1998 season, the FIA GT cars have moved to the A1Ring, set in the spectacular Austrian ...

Fri 09 Oct 1998
Miami
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Miami "Race-Toberfest"

'RACE-TOBERFEST' FESTIVITIES TO JOIN HOMESTEAD FIA GRAND TOURING CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Oct. 9, 1998) - While fabulous German cars take to the track in the Oct. 16-18 FIA Grand Touring Championship Presented ...

Mon 17 Aug 1998
Fri 26 Jun 1998
Hockenheim Friday free practice
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Hockenheim Friday free practice

FIA GT Championship 26 - 28 June 1998 Hockenheim Round Friday 26 June 1998 - Free Practice Sessions The FIA GT Championship returns to the site of its very first race for the third round of the 1998 Championship. A circuit of contrasts, 6.832...

Sat 19 Sep 1998
A1 Ring Saturday Morning Qualifying
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A1 Ring Saturday Morning Qualifying

FIA GT Championship 18 - 20 September 1998 A1 Ring Austria Round Saturday 19 September 1998 - 1st Qualifying Practice Session The track was very damp at the start of the first qualifying session, although the sun broke through the clouds half...

Mon 26 Oct 1998
Laguna Seca Michelin Review
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Laguna Seca Michelin Review

MICHELIN SCORES FIRST WSC VICTORY AND SECOND OVERALL VICTORY; BMW LEADS PANOZ CARS TO CHECKERED FLAG IN SPORTS CAR FINALE Viper Team ORECA Wins FIA GT2 Race (MONTEREY, CALIF.) --- Michelin was victorious in their first-ever North American World...

Tue 22 Sep 1998
Perfect Season For Mercedes-Benz
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Perfect Season For Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz CLK-LMs Finish One-Two in Austria Undefeated Team AMG Mercedes Leads FIA GT to America MONTVALE, N.J. (Sept. 21, 1998) -- Mercedes-Benz will bring an eight-race win streak to the United States when the FIA GT Championship comes to...

Sat 11 Jul 1998
Dijon Saturday Second Qualifying Session
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Dijon Saturday Second Qualifying Session

FIA GT Championship 10 - 12 July 1998 Dijon Round Saturday 11 July 1998 - 2nd Qualifying Practice Session Weather The weekend of strange weather continues to be the number one subject of conversation at Dijon, with sun following the showers,...

Wed 21 Oct 1998
Laguna Seca Michelin preview
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Laguna Seca Michelin preview

MICHELIN LAGUNA SECA FIA GT AND SPORTS CAR ENTRIES INCLUDE LE MANS WINNING PORSCHE AND ORECA VIPER AND SEBRING WINNING PANOZ (GREENVILLE, SC) --- Michelin will be well represented in this weekend's Visa Sports Car Championships at Laguna Seca...

Fri 10 Jul 1998
Dijon Friday Free Practice Sessions
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Dijon Friday Free Practice Sessions

FIA GT Championship 10 - 12 July 1998 Dijon Round Friday 10 July 1998 - Free Practice Sessions Weather Friday started out wet, but by the time the GT cars took to the track for the first 90 minute practice session, the weather was improving, ...

Tue 27 Oct 1998
Laguna Seca Qualifying
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Laguna Seca Qualifying

John Francis - Motorsport News International The morning qualifying session for the FIA GT race was abandoned after only fifteen minutes because of a typical California wet-weather problem: Mudslides! The most serious was across the track on...

Sat 27 Jun 1998
Hockenheim Saturday 1st qualifying session
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Hockenheim Saturday 1st qualifying session

FIA GT Championship 26 - 28 June 1998 Hockenheim Round Saturday 27 June 1998 - 1st qualifying practice session Weather The weather continues to be hot and overcast, with slightly ominous grey clouds closing in towards the end of the first ...

Sat 17 Oct 1998
Homestead Qualifying
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Homestead Qualifying

David Reininger - Motorsport News International Homestead, FL (October 17, 1998) - Ricardo Zonta set the fastest lap of the weekend in this morning's first qualifying session. Zonta, driving for the AMG Mercedes team, which is undefeated this ...

Tue 08 Sep 1998
Point Standings after Donington
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Point Standings after Donington

FIA-GT Point Standings after Donington GT1 Drivers Bernd Schneider 54 Mark Webber 54 Klaus Ludwig 47 Ricardo Zonta 47 Allan McNish 19 Yannick Dalmas 19 Marcel Tiemann 13 Jean-Marc Gounon 13 David Brabham 11 Eric Bernard 11 GT1 Teams 1 AMG ...

Sat 05 Sep 1998
Donington Saturday Qualifying Practice
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Donington Saturday Qualifying Practice

FIA GT Championship 04 - 06 September 1998 Donington Round Saturday 5 September 1998 - 1st qualifying practice session _________________________________________________________________ Weather Saturday dawned grey and extremely wet...

Tue 01 Sep 1998
Homestead Preview
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Homestead Preview

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (August 31, 1998) - The finest in international sports car racing will be coming to the Miami-Dade Homestead Motorsports Complex Oct. 16-18, with the FIA Grand Touring Championship Presented by Mercedes-Benz. The event, part of...

Fri 08 May 1998
Suzuka Results 98-08-23
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Suzuka Results 98-08-23

FIA-GT Suzuka Results 23 August 1998 1 1 AMG Mercedes Schneider/Webber Mercedes CLK-LM '98 171 laps 5:46:58.452 2 2 AMG Mercedes Ludwig/Zonta Mercedes CLK-LM '98 169 3 7 Porsche AG Dalmas/McNish/Ortelli Porsche 911 GT198 168 4 11 Team ...

Tue 27 Oct 1998
Laguna Seca Race Report
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Laguna Seca Race Report

John Francis - Motorsport News International The weather had been the big story on Saturday. But Sunday was just another picture-perfect California day - an ideal setting for the final round of the 1998 FIA GT championship. At the end of the...

Sun 18 Oct 1998
Homestead Michelin Race Report
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Homestead Michelin Race Report

MICHELIN FITTED VIPER CONTINUES DOMINATION OF GT2 IN HOMESTEAD FIA GT Porsche and Panoz Cars Run Strong in GT1 (HOMESTEAD, FLA.) --- The Michelin-fitted Viper Team ORECA continued its domination of the GT2 class in Sunday's 500 kilometer...

Sat 17 Oct 1998
Homestead Mercedes Saturday Report
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Homestead Mercedes Saturday Report

Team AMG Mercedes to Start One-Two at Homestead Brazilian Ricardo Zonta Takes Pole Over Charging Bernd Schneider Ricardo Zonta put his Mercedes CLK-LM on pole today (1:14.298 seconds) while Bernd Schneider qualified number two (1:14.400...

Tue 13 Oct 1998
David Donohue To Carry American Colors
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David Donohue To Carry American Colors

DAVID DONOHUE TO CARRY AMERICAN COLORS IN FIA GRAND TOURING CHAMPIONSHIP AT HOMESTEAD HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Oct. 13, 1998) - David Donohue will be carrying the hopes of the Red, White and Blue when the world's top sports car drivers converge...

Sun 18 Oct 1998
Homestead Mercedes Race Report
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Homestead Mercedes Race Report

Homestead FIA GT Victory and Championship Lead for Ludwig and Zonta Driver's Championship to be Decided at Final Race in FIA GT and Formula One The driver's championship for the FIA GT Championship will have a thrilling finish at Laguna...

Sun 20 Sep 1998
A1-Ring Race Story
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A1-Ring Race Story

FIA GT Championship 18 - 20 September 1998 A1 Ring Austria Round Sunday 20 September 1998 - Race Report The weather in Austria remains cool, overcast and dry, with no sign of the high winds originally forecast for today. The 500 km race starts...

Wed 15 Apr 1998
Oschersleben Results
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Oschersleben Results

Mercedes-Benz Sweeps FIA GT Championship Season Opener CLK-GTRs Finish One-Two-Three at Oschersleben MONTVALE, N.J. (April 13, 1998) - Mercedes-Benz scored a clean sweep of the victory podium at the FIA GT Championship season opener ...

Tue 08 Sep 1998
Donington Race Report
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Donington Race Report

FIA GT Championship 04 - 06 September 1998 Donington Round Saturday 6 September 1998 - Race Report _________________________________________________________________ Weather Fog settled...

Sat 05 Sep 1998
Donington Qualifying Times
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Donington Qualifying Times

FIA-GT Donington Qualifying 1 2 Ludwig/Zonta Mercedes CLK-LM 1:24.138 1:22.870 2 1 Schneider/Webber Mercedes CLK-LM 1:25.288 1:23.462 3 3 Bernard/Brabham Panoz GTR 1:25.184 1:23.652 4 7 Dalmas/McNish Porsche 911 GT1-98 1:32.139 1:24.036 5 11...

Fri 28 Aug 1998
World Championship Race Still Scheduled
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World Championship Race Still Scheduled

LAGUNA SECA RACEWAY, Monterey, California (28 August) - An announcement made yesterday in SCCA Pro Racing Pro Fax Vol. 5, No. 6 has caused confusion. This announcement was that, "The planned October 23-25 World Challenge race weekend has...

Sun 25 Oct 1998
Laguna Seca Panoz Post Race Quotes
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Laguna Seca Panoz Post Race Quotes

PANOZ RACE EFFORT YIELDS FOURTH-PLACE FINISH IN MONTEREY FIA GT MONTEREY, CA, October 25 -- David Brabham and Eric Bernard finished the season with a strong performance in the FIA GT event at Laguna Seca this afternoon. With three separate ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Laugna Seca
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Laugna Seca

FIA GT Sports Cars are Coming Back - Laguna Seca Raceway FIA GT SPORTS CARS ARE COMING BACK! MONTEREY, California (March 13) - The finale of the world's most prestigious GT sports car racing series, the 1998 FIA GT Championship, will be the...