1998 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship

The 1998 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship was the 14th F3000 season. It consisted of 12 rounds. Juan Pablo Montoya won the Drivers’ Championship.

1998 Races
RoundCircuitDateWinnerTeamLapsRace Time
1Motorsport Arena Oschersleben11 April 1998Stéphane SarrazinApomatox561:24:52.384
2Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari26 April 1998Jason WattSuper Nova Racing421:16:38.513
3Circuit de Catalunya9 May 1998Juan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing441:12:50.057
4Silverstone Circuit16 May 1998Juan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing401:10:08.886
5Circuit de Monaco23 May 1998Nick HeidfeldWest Competition Team501:18:04.955
6Circuit de Pau-Ville1 June 1998Juan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing751:33:10.179
7A1-Ring25 July 1998Soheil AyariDurango Racing Team481:11:04.222
8Hockenheimring1 August 1998Nick HeidfeldWest Competition Team311:12:57.599
9Hungaroring15 August 1998Nick HeidfeldWest Competition Team521:20:14.689
10Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps29 August 1998Gonzalo RodríguezTeam Astromega291:03:10.530
11Autodromo di Pergusa6 September 1998Juan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing411:04:29.540
12Nürburgring26 September 1998Gonzalo RodríguezTeam Astromega451:12:37.085
1998 Driver Standings
Pos.DriverDriver NationalityPoints
1Juan Pablo MontoyaColombia65
2Nick HeidfeldGermany58
3Gonzalo RodríguezUruguay33
4Jason WattDenmark30
5Soheil AyariFrance20
6Stéphane SarrazinFrance19
7Kurt MollekensBelgium19
8Gareth ReesGreat Britain10
9Max WilsonBrazil9
10Jamie DaviesGreat Britain8
11André CoutoPortugal7
12Boris DerichebourgFrance5
13Nicolas MinassianFrance5
14Thomas BiagiItaly3
14Dominik SchwagerGermany3
14Kevin McGarrityGreat Britain3
17Bruno JunqueiraBrazil3
17Oliver MartiniItaly3
19Cyrille SauvageFrance2
19Alex MüllerGermany2
21Gaston MazzacaneArgentina2
22Marcelo BattistuzziBrazil1
22Werner LupbergerSouth Africa1
22Tomas EngeCzech Republic1
1998 Team Standings
The Teams' Championship was not awarded until 1999   
1998 Fastest Laps
RoundCircuitEvent TitleDriverTeamTime
1Motorsport Arena OscherslebenOscherslebenJuan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing1:20.387
2Autodromo Enzo e Dino FerrariImolaGonzalo RodríguezTeam Astromega1:41.814
3Circuit de CatalunyaBarcelonaNick HeidfeldWest Competition Team1:37.267
4Silverstone CircuitSilverstoneJuan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing1:41.366
5Circuit de MonacoMonacoJuan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing1:31.602
6Circuit de Pau-VillePauJuan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing1:12.953
7A1-RingA1-RingSoheil AyariDurango Racing Team1:24.139
8HockenheimringHockenheimNick HeidfeldWest Competition Team2:01.464
9HungaroringHungaroringNick HeidfeldWest Competition Team1:31.174
10Circuit de Spa-FrancorchampsSpa-FrancorchampsSoheil AyariDurango Racing Team2:09.792
11Autodromo di PergusaMediterraneoJuan Pablo MontoyaSuper Nova Racing1:33.212
12NürburgringNürburgringGonzalo RodríguezTeam Astromega1:32.857

1998 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship