Facts from Tour de France 1998
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Stages:
21
Dist:
3728.10 km.
Average:
40,504 km/h.
Start:
189 riders.
Finish:
96 riders.
Restdays:
2
Ind. Time Trial:
2

Classifications
General classification
1ITAMarco PantaniMercatone Uno-Bianchi 92:49:46

2DDRJan UllrichTeam Deutsche Telekom 92:53:07

3USABobby JulichCofidis Credit Par Telephone 92:53:54

Team classification introduced in 1930.
1FRACofidis Credit Par TelephoneFrance 278:29:58

2FRACasino-Ag2rFrance 278:59:07

3USAUS Postal ServiceThe United States 279:11:38

Climbers classification introduced in 1933
1ESPChristophe RineroCofidis Credit Par Telephone 200 pt.

2ITAMarco PantaniMercatone Uno-Bianchi 175 pt.

3ITAAlberto ElliCasino-Ag2r 165 pt.

Sprinters classification introduced in 1953
1DDRErik ZabelTeam Deutsche Telekom 327 pt.

2AUSStuart O'GradyGan 230 pt.

3BELTom SteelsMapei-Bricobi 221 pt.

Combative classification introduced in 1953
1FRAJacky DurandCasino-Ag2r

Youth classification introduced in 1975
1DDRJan UllrichTeam Deutsche Telekom 92:53:07

2ESPChristophe RineroCofidis Credit Par Telephone 92:59:02

3ITAGiuseppe Di GrandeMapei-Bricobi 93:07:21