1980 Ontario Champ Cars

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Country
United States
Circuit
Round
1
Laps
80
Pole
1980 Season

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Johnny Rutherford

4

Chaparral Racing

Chaparral 2K-Cosworth (Goodyear)

1h 14m 4s

400

2

3

Tom Sneva

7

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

McLaren M24-Cosworth (Goodyear)

79 laps

320

3

5

Gordon Johncock

20

Patrick Racing

Wildcat Mk4-Cosworth (Goodyear)

79 laps

280

4

5

Spike Gehlhausen

55

Fletcher Racing Team

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

78 laps

240

5

2

Tom Bagley

40

Patrick Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth (Goodyear)

77 laps

200

6

7

Gordon Smiley

60

Patrick Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth (Goodyear)

77 laps

160

7

7

Bill Alsup

41

Alsup Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

77 laps

120

8

8

Dick Ferguson

23

Sanett Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth (Goodyear)

75 laps

100

9

3

Roger Mears

72

Hodgson Racing

McLaren M24-Cosworth (Goodyear)

74 laps

80

10

13

Jan Sneva

50

BFM Enterprises

Antares-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

71 laps

60

11

11

Ron Shuman

75

Stanton Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth (Goodyear)

71 laps Spun

40

12

13

John Wood

42

Mergard Racing

Eagle 80-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

68 laps

20

13

6

Sheldon Kinser

24

Leader Card Racers

Watson-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

58 laps Overheating

10

14

7

Herm Johnson

28

Cliff-Menard Racing

Lightning-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

51 laps Engine

10

15

3

Phil Caliva

47

Alsup Racing

McLaren M16C-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

51 laps Ignition

10

16

13

Al Unser

5

Longhorn Racing

Longhorn LR01-Cosworth (Goodyear)

45 laps Transmission

10

17

Bill Tempero

15

Bill Tempero

Eagle-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

42 laps Fuel pump

8

18

12

Pancho Carter

10

Alex Foods Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

39 laps Fuel pump

8

19

8

Mike Mosley

48

All-American Racers

Eagle 80-Cosworth (Goodyear)

36 laps Cylinder head

8

20

Pete Halsmer

34

Wysard Motor Co

Wildcat Mk2-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

33 laps Engine

8

21

17

Rick Mears

1

Penske Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

24 laps Fire

6

22

2

Ross Davis

22

J&J Enterprises

Wildcat Mk1-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

19 laps Fuel

6

23

21

Bobby Unser

11

Penske Racing

Penske PC9-Cosworth (Goodyear)

14 laps Radiator

6

24

9

Rick Muther

38

Pacific Coast Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth (Goodyear)

14 laps Oil pressure

6

25

15

Joe Saldana

69

Hoffman Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

3 laps Turbocharger

4

DNS

AJ Foyt jr

14

Gilmore Racing Team

Parnelli VPJ6C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

0

Circuit - Ontario

Country

United States

Location

Ontario, California

Type

Paved oval

Length

2.5 (Miles)

Record

Pedro Rodriguez (BRM P160), 1m42.777, 111.852 mph, F1, 1971

First Race

1970 California 500

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