1980 Watkins Glen Champ Cars

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Country
United States
Circuit
Round
7
Laps
62
Pole
1980 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Bobby Unser

11

Penske Racing

Penske PC9-Cosworth (Goodyear)

1h 30m 51s

300

2

Rick Mears

1

Penske Racing

Penske PC9-Cosworth (Goodyear)

1h 30m 51.45s

240

3

4

Danny Ongais

25

Interscope Racing

Parnelli VPJ6B-Cosworth (Goodyear)

1h 30m 56s

210

4

17

Tom Sneva

9

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

McLaren M24-Cosworth (Goodyear)

62 laps

180

5

Johnny Rutherford

4

Chaparral Racing

Chaparral 2K-Cosworth (Goodyear)

62 laps

150

6

7

Tom Bagley

40

Patrick Racing

Phoenix 80-Cosworth (Goodyear)

62 laps

120

7

5

Pancho Carter

10

Alex Foods Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

62 laps

90

8

4

Bill Alsup

41

Alsup Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

61 laps

75

9

2

Jerry Karl

38

William R Compton

McLaren M16E-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

60 laps

60

10

4

Rick Muther

82

Pacific Coast Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

59 laps

45

11

8

Gary Bettenhausen

46

Armstrong Mould Racing Team

Wildcat Mk2-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

59 laps

30

12

6

Jim McElreath

26

McElreath Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

58 laps

15

13

7

Howdy Holmes

43

Armstrong Mould Racing Team

Orbitor Mk1-Cosworth (Goodyear)

55 laps Engine

8

14

2

John Mahler

92

Intercomp Racing

Penske PC6-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

54 laps Turbocharger

8

15

5

Bill Tempero

65

Bill Tempero

Eagle-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

50 laps

8

16

1

Roger Mears

97

Grant King Racers

King-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

47 laps Magneto

8

17

Dick Simon

8

Vollstedt Enterprises

Vollstedt-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

42 laps

6

18

9

Vern Schuppan

34

Wysard Motor Co

Wildcat Mk2-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

23 laps Engine

6

19

18

Al Unser

5

Longhorn Racing

Longhorn LR01-Cosworth (Goodyear)

21 laps Accident

6

20

Sheldon Kinser

24

Leader Card Racers

Watson-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

20 laps Magneto

6

21

13

Gordon Johncock

20

Patrick Racing

Phoenix 80-Cosworth (Goodyear)

2 laps Accident

5

DNS

Tony Bettenhausen jr

98

Grant King Racers

King-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

0

Circuit - Watkins Glen

Country

United States

Location

Watkins Glen, New York State

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.428 (Miles)

Record

Jeff Gordon (Chevrolet SS), 1m08.126, 129.678 mph, NASCAR, 2014

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