1982 Riverside Champ Cars

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Country
United States
Circuit
Round
8
Laps
95
Pole
1982 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

3

Rick Mears

1

Penske Racing

Penske PC10-Cosworth (Goodyear)

2h 42m 14s

63

2

11

Tom Sneva

7

Bignotti-Cotter Racing

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

2h 43m 20s

48

3

13

Johnny Rutherford

5

Chaparral Racing

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

93 laps

42

4

23

Roger Mears

31

Machinists Union Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

90 laps

36

5

5

Al Unser jr

33

Forsythe Racing

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

86 laps Fuel feed

30

6

15

Greg Leffler

64

Jet Engineering

Eagle 81-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

78 laps Valve

24

7

17

Dick Simon

22

Leader Card Racers

Watson-Cosworth (Goodyear)

66 laps Accident

18

8

20

Bill Alsup

2

Alsup Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

64 laps Engine

15

9

Michael Chandler

68

Bill Freeman Racing

Eagle 82-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

55 laps Engine

12

10

9

Kevin Cogan

4

Penske Racing

Penske PC10-Cosworth (Goodyear)

50 laps Engine

12

11

6

Chris Kneifel

47

Metametrix

Eagle 82-Cosworth (Goodyear)

50 laps Overheating

6

12

14

Jerry Karl

46

McCray Racing

Penske PC7-Cosworth (Goodyear)

46 laps Turbocharger

3

13

7

Josele Garza

55

Garza Racing

Penske PC9-Cosworth (Goodyear)

46 laps Engine

3

14

11

Bill Tempero

15

Bill Tempero

Longhorn LR01-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

41 laps Transmission

3

15

12

Bobby Rahal

19

Truesports

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

39 laps Cv joint

3

16

5

Howdy Holmes

30

Shierson Racing

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

39 laps Engine

3

17

10

Al Unser

10

Longhorn Racing

Longhorn LR03B-Cosworth (Goodyear)

39 laps Engine

3

18

1

Tony Bettenhausen jr

6

Bettenhausen Motorsports

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

26 laps Engine

3

19

1

Pancho Carter

3

Alex Foods Racing

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

25 laps Engine

3

20

6

Hector Rebaque

32

Forsythe Racing

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

22 laps Accident

3

21

2

Dick Ferguson

89

Joe Hunt

Eagle 74-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

22 laps Transmission

0

22

7

Herm Johnson

28

Team Menard

Eagle 82-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

15 laps Overheating

0

23

21

Mario Andretti

40

Patrick Racing

Wildcat Mk8B-Cosworth (Goodyear)

11 laps Transmission

0

24

16

Pete Halsmer

66

Arciero Racing

Eagle 82-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

10 laps Engine

0

25

3

Johnny Parsons jr

34

Wysard Motor Co

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

8 laps Transmission

0

26

21

Gordon Johncock

20

Patrick Racing

Wildcat Mk8B-Cosworth (Goodyear)

7 laps Transmission

0

27

15

Vern Schuppan

99

Kraco Racing

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

6 laps Engine

0

28

22

Geoff Brabham

21

Bignotti-Cotter Racing

March 82C-Cosworth (Goodyear)

Engine

0

DNQ

Jim McElreath

23

McElreath Racing

Penske PC6-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Phil Caliva

38

Phil Caliva

Lightning-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Tom Frantz

77

Tom Frantz

Phantom-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Gary Bettenhausen

56

Gohr Racing

Penske PC7-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

0

Circuit - Riverside

Country

United States

Location

Riverside, California

Type

Permanent road course

Length

3.3 (Miles)

Record

Denny Hulme (McLaren M8F-Chevrolet), 1m34.33, 125.941 mph, Can-Am, 1971

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