CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach starting grid

April 13, 1996 - LONG BEACH, CA. - Grid for the Grand Prix of Long Beach following today's second day of qualifying: Pos Driver Nat Chassis-Engine Time Gap ...

April 13, 1996 - LONG BEACH, CA. - Grid for the Grand Prix of Long Beach following today's second day of qualifying:

Pos  Driver                  Nat  Chassis-Engine           Time    Gap     Pct
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 1.  Gil de Ferran         BR   Reynard 96-Honda-G     0:52.208
 2.  Alessandro Zanardi    I    Reynard 96-Honda-F     0:52.257  0.049   +0.09
 3.  Jimmy Vasser          USA  Reynard 96-Honda-F     0:52.365  0.108   +0.30
 4.  Paul Tracy            CDN  Penske 96-Mercedes-G   0:52.521  0.156   +0.60
 5.  Scott Pruett          USA  Lola 96-Ford-F         0:52.557  0.036   +0.67
 6.  Parker Johnstone      USA  Reynard 96-Honda-F     0:52.651  0.094   +0.85
 7.  Robby Gordon          USA  Reynard 96-Ford-G      0:52.754  0.103   +1.05
 8.  Greg Moore            CDN  Reynard 96-Mercedes-F  0:52.761  0.007   +1.06
 9.  Al Unser Jr.          USA  Penske 96-Mercedes-G   0:52.796  0.035   +1.13
10.  Christian Fittipaldi  BR   Lola 96-Ford-G         0:52.807  0.011   +1.15
11.  Mauricio Gugelmin     BR   Reynard 96-Ford-G      0:52.864  0.057   +1.26
12.  Michael Andretti      USA  Lola 96-Ford-G         0:52.871  0.007   +1.27
13.  Adrian Fernandez      MEX  Lola 96-Honda-F        0:52.895  0.024   +1.32
14.  Emerson Fittipaldi    BR   Penske 96-Mercedes-G   0:52.917  0.022   +1.36
15.  Andre Ribeiro         BR   Lola 96-Honda-F        0:52.951  0.034   +1.42
16.  Raul Boesel           BR   Reynard 96-Ford-G      0:53.026  0.075   +1.57
17.  Bryan Herta           USA  Reynard 96-Mercedes-G  0:53.187  0.161   +1.88
18.  Roberto Moreno        BR   Lola 96-Ford-F         0:53.219  0.032   +1.94
19.  Teo Fabit             I    Reynard 96-Ford-G      0:53.221  0.002   +1.94
20.  Stefan Johansson      S    Reynard 96-Mercedes-G  0:53.343  0.122   +2.17
21.  Bobby Rahal           USA  Reynard 96-Mercedes-G  0:53.362  0.019   +2.21
22.  Richie Hearn          USA  Reynard 95-Ford-G      0:53.433  0.071   +2.35
23.  Jeff Krosnoff         USA  Reynard 96-Toyota-F    0:53.923  0.490   +3.28
24.  Eddie Lawson          USA  Lola 96-Mercedes-G     0:54.091  0.168   +3.61
25.  Hiro Matsushita       J    Lola 96-Ford-F         0:54.343  0.252   +4.09
26.  Juan Manuel Fangio I  ARG  Eagle 96-Toyota-G      0:54.549  0.206   +4.48
27.  Michel Jourdain Jr.   MEX  Lola 96-Ford-G         0:55.808  1.259   +6.90
28.  Dennis Vitolo         USA  Reynard 95-Ford-G      0:55.850  0.042   +6.98

De Ferran's speed was a track qualifying record, breaking his own record of 109.482 set on Friday.

MC --- þ 1st 1.11 #8604 þ Cum tacent clamant.

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Stefan Johansson , Robby Gordon , Al Unser Jr. , Gil de Ferran , Michael Andretti , Jimmy Vasser , Raul Boesel , Adrian Fernandez , Roberto Moreno , Bobby Rahal , Christian Fittipaldi , Paul Tracy , Mauricio Gugelmin , Bryan Herta , Scott Pruett , Richie Hearn , Juan Manuel Fangio , Emerson Fittipaldi , Eddie Lawson , Teo Fabi , Jeff Krosnoff , Andre Ribeiro , Greg Moore , Michel Jourdain