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The 1997 FIA GT Zeltweg 4 Hours was the sixth race of the 1997 FIA GT Championship season. It was run at the redesigned A1-Ring, Austria on August 3, 1997.

Official resultsEdit

Class winners in bold. Cars failing to complete 75% of winner's distance marked as Not Classified (NC).

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Tyre Laps
Engine
1 GT1 12   AMG-Mercedes   Klaus Ludwig
  Bernd Mayländer
Mercedes-Benz CLK GTR B 161
Mercedes-Benz LS600 6.0L V12
2 GT1 10   AMG-Mercedes   Marcel Tiemann
  Alessandro Nannini
Mercedes-Benz CLK GTR B 160
Mercedes-Benz LS600 6.0L V12
3 GT1 8   BMW Motorsport
  Schnitzer Motorsport
  JJ Lehto
  Steve Soper
McLaren F1 GTR M 160
BMW S70 6.0L V12
4 GT1 11   AMG-Mercedes   Bernd Schneider
  Alexander Wurz
Mercedes-Benz CLK GTR B 159
Mercedes-Benz LS600 6.0L V12
5 GT1 3   Gulf Team Davidoff
  GTC Racing
  Anders Olofsson
  Pierre-Henri Raphanel
McLaren F1 GTR M 159
BMW S70 6.0L V12
6 GT1 6   Porsche AG   Bob Wollek
  Thierry Boutsen
Porsche 911 GT1 Evo M 159
Porsche 3.2L Turbo Flat-6
7 GT1 7   Porsche AG   Allan McNish
  Yannick Dalmas
Porsche 911 GT1 Evo M 158
Porsche 3.2L Turbo Flat-6
8 GT1 22   BMS Scuderia Italia   Christian Pescatori
  Pierluigi Martini
Porsche 911 GT1 P 156
Porsche 3.2L Turbo Flat-6
9 GT1 20   DAMS Panoz   Éric Bernard
  Franck Lagorce
Panoz Esperante GTR-1 M 156
Ford (Roush) 6.0L V8
10 GT1 17   JB Racing   Mauro Baldi
  Emmanuel Collard
Porsche 911 GT1 M 155
Porsche 3.2L Turbo Flat-6
11 GT1 5   David Price Racing   David Brabham
  Perry McCarthy
Panoz Esperante GTR-1 G 154
Ford (Roush) 6.0L V8
12 GT1 4   David Price Racing   Andy Wallace
  James Weaver
Panoz Esperante GTR-1 G 150
Ford (Roush) 6.0L V8
13 GT2 57   Roock Racing   Stéphane Ortelli
  Claudia Hürtgen
  Bruno Eichmann
Porsche 911 GT2 M 148
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
14 GT2 51   Viper Team Oreca   Olivier Beretta
  Philippe Gache
Chrysler Viper GTS-R M 147
Chrysler 8.0L V10
15 GT2 52   Viper Team Oreca   Justin Bell
  Dieter Quester
Chrysler Viper GTS-R M 146
Chrysler 8.0L V10
16 GT2 63   Krauss Motorsport   Michael Trunk
  Bernhard Müller
Porsche 911 GT2 P 145
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
17 GT2 55   Augustin Motorsport   Manfred Jurasz
  Helmut Reis
  Wido Rössler
Porsche 911 GT2 G 143
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
18 GT2 64   Kremer Racing   Tomas Saldaña
  Alfonso de Orleans
  Christophe Bouchut
Porsche 911 GT2 G 139
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
19 GT2 70   Dellenbach Motorsport   Güther Blieninger
  Rainer Bonnetsmüller
  Klaus Horn
Porsche 911 GT2 D 137
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
20 GT1 16   Roock Racing   Ralf Kelleners
  Pedro Chaves
Porsche 911 GT1 M 133
Porsche 3.2L Turbo Flat-6
21 GT2 59   Marcos Racing International   Cor Euser
  Harald Becker
Marcos LM600 D 130
Chevrolet 5.9L V8
22 GT2 69   Proton Motorsport   Gerold Ried
  Patrick Vuillaume
Porsche 911 GT2 P 122
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
23
DNF
GT1 2   Gulf Team Davidoff
  GTC Racing
  John Nielsen
  Thomas Bscher
McLaren F1 GTR M 107
BMW S70 6.0L V12
24
DNF
GT2 56   Roock Racing   Bruno Eichmann
  Ni Amorim
Porsche 911 GT2 M 101
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
25
DNF
GT2 53   Chamberlain Engineering   Gerd Ruch
  Almo Coppelli
  Leonardo Maddalena
Chrysler Viper GTS-R G 84
Chrysler 8.0L V10
26
DNF
GT2 66   Konrad Motorsport   Franz Konrad
  Toni Seiler
Porsche 911 GT2 P 72
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
27
DNF
GT1 24   GBF UK Ltd.   Andrea Boldrini
  Ralf Kalaschek
Lotus Elise GT1 M 70
Lotus 3.5L Turbo V8
28
DNF
GT1 31   Augustin Motorsport   Horst Felbermayr Sr.
  Horst Felbermayr Jr.
  Stefano Buttiero
Porsche 911 GT2 Evo G 68
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
29
DNF
GT2 65   RWS   Luca Riccitelli
  Raffaele Sangiuolo
  Benno Rottenfusser
Porsche 911 GT2 ? 60
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
30
DNF
GT1 1   Gulf Team Davidoff
  GTC Racing
  Andrew Gilbert-Scott
  Geoff Lees
McLaren F1 GTR M 44
BMW S70 6.0L V12
31
DNF
GT1 9   BMW Motorsport
  Schnitzer Motorsport
  Peter Kox
  Roberto Ravaglia
McLaren F1 GTR M 39
BMW S70 6.0L V12
32
DNF
GT1 19   Martin Veyhle Racing (MVR)   Alexander Grau
  Kurt Thiim
Lotus Elise GT1 ? 39
Lotus 3.5L Turbo V8
33
DNF
GT1 13   GT1 Lotus Racing Franck Muller   Fabien Giroix
  Jean-Denis Délétraz
Lotus Elise GT1 P 33
Chevrolet LT5 6.0L V8
34
DNF
GT1 23   GBF UK Ltd.   Luca Badoer
  Mimmo Schiattarella
Lotus Elise GT1 M 31
Lotus 3.5L Turbo V8
35
DNF
GT1 14   GT1 Lotus Racing Franck Muller   Jan Lammers
  Mike Hezemans
Lotus Elise GT1 P 13
Chevrolet LT5 6.0L V8
36
DNF
GT1 27   Parabolica Motorsport   Gary Ayles
  Chris Goodwin
McLaren F1 GTR M 13
BMW S70 6.0L V12
DNQ GT2 71   GT Racing Team   Luca Drudi
  Luigino Pagotto
Porsche 911 GT2 ?
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6

StatisticsEdit

  • Pole Position – #10 AMG-Mercedes – 1:22.990
  • Fastest Lap – #12 AMG-Mercedes – 1:24.601
  • Distance – 695.300 km
  • Average Speed – 173.150 km/h

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