1988 International Formula 3000 Championship

1988 FIA International Formula 3000 Championship
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The 1988 International Formula 3000 Championship was contested over 11 rounds. 24 different teams, 69 different drivers, 5 different chassis and 2 different engines competed.

Drivers and teamsEdit

Team Chassis Engine Drivers Rounds
  Barcelona Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth   Fermín Vélez 1-4, 6-9
  Claudio Langes 11
  Bromley Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth   Roberto Moreno All
  Éric Bernard 7-11
CoBRa Motorsport March Ford Cosworth   Andrea Chiesa 1
Lola 2-5
Reynard 6-11
March   Paolo Barilla 1
  Steven Andskär 4
Lola   Domenico Gitto 5
  Enrico Debenedetti 6-7
  Daniel Campeau 8
Reynard 9-11
Lola   Benoît Morand 9-10
Colt Racing Lola Ford Cosworth   Jari Nurminen All
  Giovanna Amati 1-8
  Éric Bellefroid 9-11
Cowman Racing Lola Ford Cosworth   David Hunt 1-5, 7-11
  Franco Scapini 1-6
  Michael Greenfield 5
  Eddie Jordan Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth   Thomas Danielsson 1-5
  Alessandro Santin 6
  Martin Donnelly 7-11
  Johnny Herbert 1-2, 4-7
  Paolo Barilla 9-11
  First Racing March Judd   Pierluigi Martini 1-8, 10-11
  Alain Ferté 9
  Marco Apicella All
  Footwork March Ford Cosworth   Aguri Suzuki 3-4
Reynard 7
  Forti Corse Dallara Ford Cosworth   Enrico Bertaggia 1-9
Lola 10-11
Dallara   Fernando Croceri 1-5
  Nino Famà 6
  Enrico Debenedetti 10-11
Lola   Gary Evans 5-11
  GA Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth   Gregor Foitek 1-7, 9-11
  Perry McCarthy 8
  Claudio Langes 1-10
  Damon Hill 10-11
GBDA Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth   Olivier Grouillard All
  Michel Trollé 1-7
  Jean-Denis Délétraz 9-11
GEM Motorsport Ralt Ford Cosworth   Andy Wallace 1-4
Reynard 5-8
  Johnny Dumfries 10-11
Ralt   Gary Evans 1-4
Genoa Racing March Ford Cosworth   Fabrizio Barbazza 5-6
  Lola Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth   Mark Blundell All
  Paul Belmondo All
  Madgwick International Reynard Ford Cosworth   Cor Euser 1-8
  Andy Wallace 9
  Alfonso de Vinuesa 10-11
  Russell Spence 3-8
  Pierre Chauvet 9, 11
  Maurizio Sandro Sala 10
  Middlebridge March Ford Cosworth   Phil Andrews 8
  Onyx Racing March Ford Cosworth   Volker Weidler All
  Alfonso de Vinuesa 1-3
  Steve Kempton 7
  Russell Spence 9-11
  Oreca Motorsport March Ford Cosworth   Jean Alesi 1-2
Reynard 3-11
March   Pierre-Henri Raphanel 1-2
Reynard 3-11
  Pavesi Racing Ralt Judd   Massimo Monti 1-10
  Ruggero Melgrati 11
  Cathy Muller 1
  Fabrizio Barbazza 2-4
  Walter Voulaz 5
  Fabio Mancini 6-8
  Wladimiro De Tomaso 9-11
Racetech 3000 Lola Ford Cosworth   Pierre Chauvet 1-5, 7
  Domenico Gitto 6
  James Weaver 8
  Didier Arztet 9-11
Roni Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth   Benoît Morand 7
    Spirit/TOM'S Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth   Bertrand Gachot All
  Steve Kempton 1, 8
  Paolo Barilla 2-7
  Marco Greco 9-11
  Éric Bachelart 9-10
  Jacques Goudchaux 11
Sport Auto Racing Lola Ford Cosworth   Jean-Denis Délétraz 1-6,8
  Markus Oestreich 9, 11
  Bernard de Dryver 10
  Fabien Giroix 1-5
  Michel Ferté 6-11
Tamchester Racing Lola Ford Cosworth   Alfonso de Vinuesa 7-9
  Peter Kox 10
  Team Ralt Ralt Judd   Éric Bernard 1-5
  Mario Hytten 6-8
  Perry McCarthy 9-11
  Russell Spence 1-2
  Mike Thackwell 3
  Alfonso de Vinuesa 4-8
  Perry McCarthy 9-11

CalendarEdit

Round Circuit Date Laps Distance Time Speed Pole Position Fastest Lap Winner
1   Circuito de Jerez 17 April 47 4.218=198.246 km 1'17:20.02 153.811 km/h   Johnny Herbert   Michel Trollé   Johnny Herbert
2   ACI Vallelunga Circuit 8 May 63 3.2=201.6 km 1'13:49.83 163.835 km/h   Gregor Foitek   Michel Trollé   Gregor Foitek
3   Pau Grand Prix 23 May 72 2.76=201.48 km 1'29:01.76 133.924 km/h   Roberto Moreno   Marco Apicella   Roberto Moreno
4   Silverstone Circuit 5 June 42 4.778=200.676 km 0'56:33.83 212.87 km/h   Bertrand Gachot   Roberto Moreno   Roberto Moreno
5   Autodromo Nazionale Monza 26 June 14+17 5.8=179.8 km 0'51:40.552 208.763 km/h   Roberto Moreno   Johnny Herbert   Roberto Moreno
6   Autodromo di Pergusa 17 July 3+34 4.95=183.150 km 0'56:20.62 195.035 km/h   Olivier Grouillard   Pierluigi Martini   Pierluigi Martini
7   Brands Hatch 21 August 24+18 4.206=176.652 km 0'54:14.20 194.35 km/h   Johnny Herbert   Martin Donnelly   Martin Donnelly
8   Birmingham 29 August 43 4.04=173.72 km 1'00:19.78 173.771 km/h   Olivier Grouillard   Martin Donnelly   Roberto Moreno
9   Bugatti Circuit 25 September 47 4.24=199.28 km 1'12:15.23 166.537 km/h   Olivier Grouillard   Olivier Grouillard   Olivier Grouillard
10   Circuit Zolder 16 October 49 4.194=205.563 km 1.13:30.27 167.75 km/h   Martin Donnelly   Olivier Grouillard   Olivier Grouillard
11   Dijon-Prenois 23 October 54 3.8=205.2 km 1.04:57.03 189.559 km/h   Roberto Moreno   Mark Blundell   Martin Donnelly

Note:

Race 5, 6 and 7 stopped and restarted.

Final points standingsEdit

DriverEdit

For every race points were awarded: 9 points to the winner, 6 for runner-up, 4 for third place, 3 for fourth place, 2 for fifth place and 1 for sixth place. No additional points were awarded.

Place Name Team Chassis Engine JER
 
VLL
 
PAU
 
SIL
 
MNZ
 
PER
 
BRH
 
BIR
 
BUG
 
ZOL
 
DIJ
 
Points
1   Roberto Moreno Bromley Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth - 3 9 9 9 - - 9 2 2 - 43
2   Olivier Grouillard GBDA Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 2 4 - - - 6 - - 9 9 4 34
3   Martin Donnelly Jordan Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - 9 6 6 - 9 30
4   Pierluigi Martini First Racing March Judd - - 4 - - 9 6 4 - - - 23
5   Bertrand Gachot Spirit/TOM's Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth - 6 - 6 - - - 2 3 1 3 21
6   Mark Blundell Lola Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 6 2 - - - - 4 - - 6 - 18
7   Gregor Foitek GA Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - 9 - 3 3 - - - - - - 15
8   Johnny Herbert Jordan Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 9 - - - 4 - - - - - - 13
  Éric Bernard Team Ralt Ralt Judd 1 - 3 - - - 13
Bromley Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - 3 6
10   Jean Alesi Oreca Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth - - 6 2 - 1 - - - - 2 11
11   Marco Apicella First Racing March Judd - - 2 1 6 - - - - - - 9
  Michel Trollé GBDA Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 4 1 - - - 4 - - - - - 9
13   Pierre-Henri Raphanel Oreca Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth - - 1 4 - 2 - - 1 - - 8
  Jean-Denis Délétraz GBDA Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - 4 4 - 8
15   Claudio Langes GA Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - 2 3 - - - - - 5
  Volker Weidler Onyx Racing March Ford Cosworth - - - - - - 1 3 - - 1 5
17   Fabien Giroix Sport Auto Racing Lola Ford Cosworth 3 - - - - - - - - - - 3
  Paolo Barilla Spirit/TOM's Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - 3 - - - - 3
19   Cor Euser Madgwick International Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - 2 - - - - 2
20   Andrea Chiesa CoBRa Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - 1 - - - - - - 1
  Michel Ferté Sport Auto Racing Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - 1 - - - 1

Complete OverviewEdit

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

R=retired NS=did not start NQ=did not qualify NT=no time set in qualifying DIS(6)=disqualified after finishing in sixth place

Place Name Team Chassis Engine JER
 
VLL
 
PAU
 
SIL
 
MNZ
 
PER
 
BRH
 
BIR
 
BUG
 
ZOL
 
DIJ
 
1   Roberto Moreno Bromley Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth 12 R 5 4 1 1 2 1 1 1 5 R 8 R 3 1 5 5 9 5 1 R
2   Olivier Grouillard GBDA Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 4 5 3 3 7 R 18 R 5 R 1 2 6 R 1 NS 1 1 3 1 3 3
3   Martin Donnelly Jordan Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1 7 2 3 2 1 R 5 1
4   Pierluigi Martini First Racing March Judd 17 8 16 11 4 3 7 10 6 R 2 1 3 2 4 3 - - 10 R 12 10
5   Bertrand Gachot Spirit/TOM's Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 3 R 6 2 6 R 1 2 2 R 24 R 5 R 16 5 6 4 8 6 8 4
6   Mark Blundell Lola Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 5 2 10 5 20 R 11 9 4 R 16 R 7 3 6 R 18 7 2 2 2 R
7   Gregor Foitek GA Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth 8 R 1 1 28 NQ 4 4 11 4 3 R 4 R - - 17 R 11 R 7 R
8   Johnny Herbert Jordan Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 1 1 4 R - - 9 7 10 3 4 R 1 R - - - - - - - -
  Éric Bernard Team Ralt Ralt Judd 14 6 25 10 5 4 20 11 29 NQ - -
Bromley Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth 19 DIS(6) 8 DIS(6) 2 R 6 4 4 2
10   Jean Alesi Oreca Motorsport March Ford Cosworth 24 11 21 9
Oreca Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth 3 2 10 5 13 R 11 6 10 R 9 R 7 R 5 9 9 5
11   Marco Apicella First Racing March Judd 20 13 7 7 17 5 6 6 3 2 7 R 18 R 5 R 11 R 21 R 15 R
  Michel Trollé GBDA Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 7 3 2 6 8 R 13 12 8 R 10 3 NT NQ - - - - - - - -
13   Pierre-Henri Raphanel Oreca Motorsport March Ford Cosworth 19 15 24 18
Oreca Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth 2 6 3 3 16 R 6 5 9 NS 2 R 16 6 12 R 20 12
  Jean-Denis Délétraz Sport Auto Racing Lola Ford Cosworth 11 9 30 NQ 16 R 27 NQ 24 R 32 NQ - - 26 10
GBDA Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 4 3 4 3 16 R
15   Claudio Langes GA Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth 15 7 8 R 18 10 15 R 12 5 8 4 11 R 12 R 14 R 26 10
Barcelona Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 22 R
  Volker Weidler Onyx Racing March Ford Cosworth 21 R 20 12 26 NQ 17 14 26 9 18 R 13 6 14 4 10 NS 24 R 6 6
17   Fabien Giroix Sport Auto Racing Lola Ford Cosworth 2 4 9 17 13 8 16 R 15 R - - - - - - - - - - - -
  Paolo Barilla CoBRa Motorsports March Ford Cosworth 23 R
Spirit/TOM's Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 31 NQ 9 R 8 R 19 R 29 NQ 22 4 - -
Jordan Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 8 R 22 R 14 7
19   Cor Euser Madgwick International Reynard Ford Cosworth 27 NQ 13 8 11 9 30 NQ 9 R 21 7 14 5 11 R
Team Ralt Ralt Judd 12 9 28 NQ 31 NQ
20   Andrea Chiesa CoBRa Motorsports March Ford Cosworth 32 NQ
CoBRa Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth 18 R 12 R 21 15 14 6 20 10
CoBRa Motorsports Reynard Ford Cosworth 25 8 10 R 30 NQ 14 13 18 NS
  Michel Ferté Sport Auto Racing Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - 25 13 12 R 15 6 15 10 25 12 23 15
-   Jari Nurminen Colt Racing Lola Ford Cosworth 16 14 19 16 30 NQ 32 NQ 27 NQ 13 R 24 R 13 7 27 NQ 31 NQ 13 9
-   Enrico Bertaggia Forti Corse Dallara Ford Cosworth 34 NQ 27 NQ 24 NQ 34 NQ 21 7 19 16 26 NS 31 NQ 35 NQ
Forti Corse Lola Ford Cosworth 13 11 17 R
-   David Hunt Cowman Racing Lola Ford Cosworth 31 NQ 29 NQ 32 NQ 23 17 30 NQ - - 23 7 20 R 26 14 16 R 24 R
-   Mike Thackwell Team Ralt Ralt Judd - - - - 10 7 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-   Peter Kox Tamchester Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 23 7 - -
-   Paul Belmondo Lola Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 18 R 17 14 19 R 28 NQ 23 8 27 NQ 30 NQ 17 9 9 8 7 R 11 11
-   Gary Evans GEM Motorsport Ralt Ford Cosworth 28 NQ 28 NQ 25 NQ 22 16
Forti Corse Lola Ford Cosworth 25 R 9 R 16 R 19 8 23 R 30 NQ NT NQ
-   Thomas Danielsson Jordan Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 6 R 15 R 15 NS 14 8 7 R - - - - - - - - - - - -
-   Mario Hytten Team Ralt Ralt Judd - - - - - - - - - - 23 8 20 R 23 R - - - - - -
-   Damon Hill GA Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 18 R 10 8
-   Maurizio Sandro Sala Madgwick International Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 19 8 - -
-   Andy Wallace GEM Motorsport Ralt Ford Cosworth 25 12 14 R 23 NQ 19 R
GEM Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth 22 R 14 9 17 R 18 R
Madgwick International Reynard Ford Cosworth 13 R - - - -
-   Giovanna Amati Colt Racing Lola Ford Cosworth 13 10 12 R 36 NQ 29 NQ 20 10 20 12 33 NQ 30 NQ - - - - - -
-   Russell Spence Team Ralt Ralt Judd 9 R 22 R
Madgwick International Reynard Ford Cosworth 14 R 5 R 36 NQ 12 NS 21 R 22 R
Onyx Racing March Ford Cosworth 21 11 32 NQ 19 R
-   Aguri Suzuki Footwork March Ford Cosworth - - - - 22 11 37 NQ - - - -
Footwork Reynard Ford Cosworth 15 R - - - - - - - -
-   Steve Kempton Spirit/TOM's Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 22 NS - - - - - - - - - - 25 11 - - - - - -
Onyx Racing March Ford Cosworth 36 NQ
-   Alessandro Santin Jordan Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - 17 11 - - - - - - - - - -
-   Fermín Vélez Barcelona Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth 29 NQ 26 13 29 NQ 33 NQ - - 26 14 27 NQ 24 12 24 15 - - - -
-   Alain Ferté First Racing March Judd - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20 12 - - - -
-   Massimo Monti Pavesi Racing Ralt Judd 10 R 11 R 35 NQ 24 13 17 R 15 15 NT NQ 33 NQ 25 13 33 NQ - -
-   Johnny Dumfries GEM Motorsport Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 20 R 26 13
-   Pierre Chauvet Racetech 3000 Lola Ford Cosworth 26 R 33 NQ 21 R 12 19 37 NQ - - 28 NQ - -
Madgwick International Reynard Ford Cosworth 22 R - - 25 14
-   Didier Artzet Racetech 3000 Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 29 NQ 17 14 NT NQ
-   Franco Scapini Cowman Racing Lola Ford Cosworth 33 NQ 23 15 34 NQ 36 NQ 33 NQ 31 NQ - - - - - - - - - -
-   Perry McCarthy GA Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 27 NQ
Team Ralt Ralt Judd 19 R 15 R 21 16
-   Fabrizio Barbazza Pavesi Racing Ralt Judd - - 35 NQ 27 NQ 25 18
Genoa Racing March Ford Cosworth 18 R 28 NQ - - - - - - - - - -
-   Steven Andskär CoBRa Motorsports March Ford Cosworth - - - - - - 26 20 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-   Alfonso de Vinuesa Onyx Racing March Ford Cosworth 35 NQ 32 NQ 33 NQ - - - - - -
Tamchester Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 31 NQ 21 R 37 NQ
Madgwick International Reynard Ford Cosworth 29 NQ 28 NQ
-   Marco Greco Team Ralt Ralt Judd - - - - - - 35 NQ 34 NQ 34 NQ 29 NQ 28 NQ
Spirit/TOM's Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth 31 NQ 35 NQ 30 NQ
-   Fernando Croceri Forti Corse Dallara Ford Cosworth 36 NQ 34 NQ 31 NQ 31 NQ 28 NQ - - - - - - - - - - - -
-   Daniel Campeau CoBRa Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 29 NQ
CoBRa Motorsports Reynard Ford Cosworth 33 NQ 34 NQ 27 NQ
-   Enrico Debenedetti CoBRa Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - 33 NQ 34 NQ - - - -
Forti Corse Dallara Ford Cosworth 27 NQ 36 NQ
-   Fabio Mancini Pavesi Racing Ralt Judd - - - - - - - - - - NT NQ 35 NQ 34 NQ - - - - - -
-   Benoît Morand Roni Motorsport Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - 32 NQ - -
CoBRa Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - 34 NQ 38 NQ - -
-   Éric Bellefroid Colt Racing Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 28 NQ 36 NQ 29 NQ
-   Wladimiro De Tomaso Pavesi Racing Ralt Judd - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 38 NQ 39 NQ 34 NQ
-   Domenico Gitto CoBRa Motorsports Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - 31 NQ
Racetech 3000 Lola Ford Cosworth 35 NQ - - - - - - - - - -
-   Éric Bachelart Spirit/TOM's Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 32 NQ 37 NQ - -
-   Markus Oestreich Sport Auto Racing Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 36 NQ - - 33 NQ
-   Cathy Muller Pavesi Racing Ralt Judd 30 NQ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-   Walter Voulaz Pavesi Racing Ralt Judd - - - - - - - - 32 NQ - - - - - - - - - - - -
-   Michael Greenfield Cowman Racing Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - 35 NQ - - - - - - - - - - - -
-   Nino Famà Forti Corse Dallara Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - 30 NQ - - - - - - - - - -
-   James Weaver Racetech 3000 Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 32 NQ - - - - - -
-   Phil Andrews Middlebridge March Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 35 NQ - - - - - -
-   Bernard de Dryver Sport Auto Racing Lola Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 40 NQ - -
-   Jacques Goudchaux Spirit/TOM's Racing Reynard Ford Cosworth - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 32 NQ
-   Ruggero Melgrati Pavesi Racing Ralt Judd - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 35 NQ

ReferencesEdit