St. Petersburg (1997)
Racing in St. Petersburg (Credit: Car Memories)

1997 Trans-Am
Race Start* Finish Notes
St. Petersburg 3/1 1
Phoenix 1/1 1 Wire-to-wire win
Lime Rock 3/1 1 Won the DynoMax Turn On the Power Award
Detroit 1/1 1 Set fastest race lap which, along with his qualifying lap, were track records
Wire-to-wire win
Mid-Ohio 3/1 1 Set fastest race lap
Minneapolis 5/1 1
Cleveland 3/2 1
Trois Rivieres 3/1 1 Set course record with his qualifying lap
Watkins Glen 1/1 1 Breaks Mark Donohue’s record of 8 consecutive wins set in 1968
Road America 3/2 1 Clinched the Championship
Set fastest race lap
Mosport 5/1 1 Set fastest race lap
Pikes Peak 5/1 2 11 race win streak is broken despite a great battle with rookie Mike Borkowski for the lead
Reno 4/1 17 Set fastest race lap
Finished 10 laps down after sustaining damage early on

* The starting order of the top five was determined by a random drawing. The number before the slash is Kendall’s starting position, the number after it is where he qualified

Team: Roush Racing
Car: #11 All Sport Mustang
Championship Finish: 1st
Teammate: Jon Gooding