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Event: 1999 Petit Le Mans, 1000 Miles at Road AtlantaDate: 18.9.1999
Track: Road Atlanta Motor Sports Center (United States), 4.088 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Petit Le Mans

Weather:warm, dry
Start time:unknown
Grid:2-2-2, PP right, rolling start
Distance:1000 miles
Attendance:unknown
Entered:57
Practiced:50
Qualified:49
Started:49
Finished:31
Classes:PractStart
Le Mans Prototype2221
Grand Touring Sport1313
Grand Touring1515
Race notes:
3 full-course cautions for 48 minutes
Pre-race sessions:
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 60 minutes on 16-17/9
3 non-qualifying practice sessions held for a total of 240 minutes on 16-17/9
30 minute pre-race warm-up held
Winners:
Overall:1Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SBrabham / Bernard / Wallace
Grand Touring Sport:91Dodge Viper GTS-RBeretta / Duez / Wendlinger
Grand Touring:23Porsche 996 GT3-RMüller / Maassen / Wagner
Leaders:
laps 118-156:1Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SBernard
laps 1-38:42BMW V12 LMRLehto
laps 157-184:42BMW V12 LMRLehto
laps 185-263:42BMW V12 LMRMüller
laps 264-307:42BMW V12 LMRLehto
laps 308-317:1Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SBrabham
laps 318-345:42BMW V12 LMRLehto
laps 346-355:1Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SBernard
laps 356-389:42BMW V12 LMRMüller
laps 390-394:1Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SBernard
laps 39-42:0Riley & Scott Mk III JuddSchiattarella
laps 43-56:1Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SBrabham
laps 57-117:42BMW V12 LMRMüller
Fastest Laps:
Overall:42BMW V12 LMRJ.J. Lehto (SF)1:12.653202.549 km/hlap 2
Grand Touring Sport:91Dodge Viper GTS-ROlivier Beretta (MC)1:21.321180.960 km/hlap 5
Grand Touring:23Porsche 996 GT3-RDirk Müller (D)1:24.969173.173 km/hlap 4
Pole Positions:
Overall:1Panoz LMP-1 Roadster SDavid Brabham (AUS)1:10.873207.636 km/h
Grand Touring Sport:91Dodge Viper GTS-ROlivier Beretta (MC)1:19.525185.046 km/h
Grand Touring:23Porsche 996 GT3-RDirk Müller (D)1:23.922108.958 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (19), Riley & Scott (7), BMW (5), Ferrari (4), Dodge (4)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (19), Ford (9), BMW (5), Ferrari (4), Dodge (4), Chevrolet (4)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 993 Carrera RSR (8), Riley & Scott Mk III (7), Porsche 911 GT2 (6)
Driver nationalities:USA (80), D (11), F (10), GB (7), I (7), B (7), A (3), NL (3), S (3), J (2), CDN (2)
Team nationalities:USA (35), D (8), F (4)
Most used colours:white (36%), red (19%), blue (12%), black (11%), silver (8%), yellow (6%)
Engine positions:rear-engined (38%), mid-engined (34%), front-engined (28%)
Oldest known drivers:Larry Schumacher (63), Jim Downing (57), Elliot Forbes-Robinson (56)
Youngest known drivers:Franck Montagny (21), Tomáš Enge (23), Dirk Müller (24)
Woman drivers:Claudia Hürtgen, Cindi Lux, Lyn St. James

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
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