1998 Vuelta Ciclista de Chile

The 21st edition of the Vuelta Ciclista de Chile was held from March 19 to March 29, 1998, in Southern Chile over a distance of 1519 km.

Race details
DatesMarch 19 – March 29
Stages10
Distance1,495.8 km (929.4 mi)
Winning time33h 42' 18"
Results
  Winner  José Ramón Uriarte (ESP) (Festina-Lotus)
  Second  Andrei Kivilev (KAZ) (Festina-Lotus)
  Third  Marcel Wüst (GER) (Festina-Lotus)

  Mountains  Daniel Rogelín (BRA) (Caloí-Parana)
  Team Aix-en-Provence
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StagesEdit

1999-03-19: PellucoPuerto Montt (4.2 km)Edit

Place Prologue
Name Time
1.   Sebastián Medan (FRA)
4.56.21
2.   Marcel Wüst (GER)
5.01.47
3.   Gustavo Figueredo (URU)
5.03.49

1999-03-20: Puerto MonttOsorno (137.4 km)Edit

Place Stage 1
Name Time
3:00.52
2.   Bert Grabsch (GER)
+0.04
3.   Gonzalo Garrido (CHI)
+0.06

1999-03-21: OsornoValdivia (137.4 km)Edit

Place Stage 1
Name Time
1.   Richard Rodríguez (CHI)

1999-03-22: ValdiviaTemuco (172.6 km)Edit

Place Stage 3
Name Time
1.   Rodrigo Galvan (ARG)
4:11.12
2.   Olaf Pollack (GER)
+0.04
3.   Marcel Wüst (GER)
+0.06

1999-03-23: TemucoLos Angeles (201.2 km)Edit

Place Stage 4
Name Time
1.   Danilo Hondo (GER)
4:26.01
2.   Hernández Quadri (BRA)
+0.04
3.   Rodrigo Galvan (ARG)
+0.06

1999-03-24: Los AngelesConcepción (143.6 km)Edit

Place Stage 5
Name Time
1.   Ángel Pérez (CHI)
3:04.58
2.   Marcel Wüst (GER)
+0.04
3.   Luciano Pagliarini (BRA)
+0.06

1999-03-25: ConcepciónChillán (164.6 km)Edit

Place Stage 6
Name Time
1.   Marcel Wüst (GER)
4:04.23
2.   Olaf Pollack (GER)
+0.04
3.   Ángel Pérez (CHI)
+0.05

1999-03-26: ChillánTalca (161.6 km)Edit

Place Stage 7
Name Time
1.   Rodrigo Galvan (ARG)
3:36.11
2.   Ángel Pérez (CHI)
+0.04
3.   Víctor Garrido (CHI)
+0.06

1999-03-27: San ClementeCuricó (100.7 km)Edit

Place Stage 8-A
Name Time
1.   Marcel Wüst (GER)
1:52.03
2.   Danilo Hondo (GER)
+0.02
3.   Luciano Pagliarini (BRA)
+0.04

1999-03-27: ComalléCuricó (15.3 km)Edit

Place Stage 8-B
Name Time
1.   Luis Fernando Sepúlveda (CHI)
20.10
2.   Gustavo Figueredo (URU)
3.   Márcio May (BRA)
+0.02

1999-03-28: CuricóRancagua (188 km)Edit

Place Stage 9
Name Time
1.   Marcel Wüst (GER)

1998-03-29: Santiago (Circuito "Providencia") (71.4 km)Edit

Place Stage 10
Name Time
1.   Rodrigo Galvan (ARG)
1:38.21
2.   Danilo Hondo (GER)
+0.04
3.   José Ramón Uriarte (ESP)
+0.06

Final ClassificationEdit

RANK CYCLIST TEAM TIME
1.   José Ramón Uriarte (ESP) Festina-Lotus 33:42.18
2.   Andrei Kivilev (KAZ) Festina-Lotus +0.15
3.   Marcel Wüst (GER) Festina-Lotus +0.44
4.   Thierry Laurent (FRA) Festina-Lotus ??
5.   Laurent Lefèvre (FRA) Festina-Lotus ??
6.   Rodrigo Galvan (ARG) Giant ??
7.   Hernández Cuadri (BRA) Caloí ??
8.   Glauber Souza (BRA) Caloí ??
9.   Bert Grabsch (GER) Agro - Adler ??
10.   Sebastián Medan (FRA) Festina-Lotus ??

ReferencesEdit