1980 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars

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Country
United States
Circuit
Round
5
Laps
65
Pole
1980 Season

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

3

Johnny Rutherford

4

Chaparral Racing

Chaparral 2K-Cosworth (Goodyear)

1h 48m 4.93s

300

2

4

Gordon Johncock

20

Patrick Racing

Phoenix 80-Cosworth (Goodyear)

1h 48m 27.98s

240

3

4

Bill Alsup

41

Alsup Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

64 laps

210

4

14

Roger Mears

86

Grant King Racers

King-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

63 laps

180

5

7

Vern Schuppan

34

Wysard Motor Co

Wildcat Mk2-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

61 laps

150

6

9

Tom Gloy

61

Penske Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth (Goodyear)

60 laps

120

7

2

Pancho Carter

10

Alex Foods Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

58 laps

90

8

9

Roger Rager

66

Roger Rager

Wildcat Mk3-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

57 laps

75

9

6

Rick Mears

1

Penske Racing

Penske PC9-Cosworth (Goodyear)

53 laps Accident

60

10

6

Rick Muther

82

Pacific Coast Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth (Goodyear)

46 laps Accident

45

11

3

Tom Sneva

9

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

McLaren M24-Cosworth (Goodyear)

42 laps Accident

30

12

8

Phil Caliva

47

Alsup Racing

McLaren M16C-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

32 laps Clutch

15

13

12

Al Unser

5

Longhorn Racing

Longhorn LR01-Cosworth (Goodyear)

27 laps Suspension

8

14

4

Howdy Holmes

43

Armstrong Mould Racing Team

Orbitor Mk1-Cosworth (Goodyear)

24 laps Stalled

8

15

13

Bobby Unser

11

Penske Racing

Penske PC9-Cosworth (Goodyear)

13 laps Valve

8

16

3

John Martin

36

J&J Enterprises

Wildcat Mk1-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

13 laps Oil pressure

8

17

6

Bill Tempero

65

Bill Tempero

Eagle-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

12 laps Fuel feed

6

18

4

Jerry Karl

38

William R Compton

McLaren M16E-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

10 laps Stalled

6

19

2

John Mahler

92

Intercomp Racing

Penske PC6-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

8 laps Cylinder block

6

20

4

Gary Bettenhausen

46

Armstrong Mould Racing Team

Wildcat Mk2-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

2 laps Engine

6

21

16

Danny Ongais

25

Interscope Racing

Parnelli VPJ6B-Cosworth (Goodyear)

Ignition

5

22

3

Tim Richmond

21

MACH 1 Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

Accident

5

23

John Wood

42

Mergard Racing

Eagle 80-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

Accident

5

24

2

Sheldon Kinser

24

Leader Card Racers

Watson-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

Engine

5

DNQ

Tony Bettenhausen jr

98

Grant King Racers

King-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

0

DNS

Larry Cannon

95

Kraco Racing

Wildcat Mk1-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

0

DNP

Joe Saldana

59

Hoffman Racing

Lightning-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

0

DNS

Dick Simon

8

Vollstedt Enterprises

Vollstedt-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

0

DNS

Tom Bagley

40

Patrick Racing

Phoenix 80-Cosworth (Goodyear)

0

DNS

Lee Kunzman

75

O'Hanlon Racing Team

McLaren M24-Cosworth (Goodyear)

0

Circuit - Mid-Ohio

Country

United States

Location

Lexington, Ohio

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.4 (Miles)

Record

Bobby Rahal (March 85C-Cosworth), 1m15.267, 114.791 mph, Champ Cars, 1985

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