1983 Escort 300 Budweiser Trans-Am Championship.jpg
Held on May 15, 1983 at Summit Point International Raceway in Summit Point, WV
50 L, 100 M, 160.95 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 29 David Hobbs Budweiser Camaro 50 50 running 20
2 3 8 Tom Gloy Motorcraft Capri 50 0 running 16
3 5 33 Paul Newman Diet Coke Datsun 280ZX 50 0 running 14
4 7 99 Phil Currin Currin Racing Corvette 49 0 running 12
5 10 36 Paul Miller Herman Miller Porsche-Audi Porsche 924 49 0 running 11
6 11 37 Dave Watson Old Style Firebird 49 0 running 10
7 6 6 Greg Pickett Pickett Racing Corvette 49 0 running 9
8 8 18 Lyn St. James Motorcraft Capri 48 0 running 8
9 17 41 Bill Craine BC Auto Body Corvette 48 0 running 7
10 15 0 Frank Search On Track Engineering Corvette 47 0 running 6
11 24 93 Michael Oleyar Jet Syn Oil Corvette 47 0 running 5
12 23 45 Jim Derhaag Derhaag Racing Firebird 47 0 running 4
13 21 85 R.J. Valentine MBA Companies Firebird 47 0 running 3
14 18 73 Dan Furey Quaker Manufacturing Corvette 46 0 running 2
15 32 72 George Hulse Foreign Car Repair Porsche 911SC 46 0 running 1
16 26 71 Ron Boelts Specialties Racing Corvette 46 0 running 0
17 36 38 Brad Murphey Lane Sports Racing Mustang 45 0 running 0
18 29 67 Tony DiLorenzo Radial Tire Company Camaro 45 0 running 0
19 25 5 Tom Aquilante Aquilante Racing Corvette 45 0 running 0
20 33 15 Joe Gonzalez Centurion Racing Camaro 42 0 running 0
21 1 28 Willy T. Ribbs Budweiser Camaro 34 0 accident 2
22 12 7 Ludwig Heimrath, Sr. STP Porsche 930 33 0 running 0
23 19 74 Peter Dus Corvette 24 0 suspension 0
24 20 68 Craig Shafer Shafer Racing Camaro 21 0 suspension 0
25 27 23 Claude Saffer Cub Run Fairmont 19 0 gasket 0
26 14 60 John Brandt, Jr. Brandt Racing Corvette 13 0 out 0
27 4 4 Gene Felton Bondo Trans Am 12 0 engine 0
28 31 98 Bob Lee Bob's Speed Products Skyhawk 11 0 engine 0
29 32 51 Richard Reynolds Pit Stop Racing Trans Am 9 0 out 0
30 28 31 Gary Schons Coast Citrus, SignArt Firebird 8 0 accident 0
31 22 20 Doug Mills Penn's Camaro 5 0 out 0
32 9 2 Paul Fassler Oftedahl Racing Firebird 2 0 engine 0
33 13 11 Darin Brassfield Pacific Summit Motorsports Corvette 0 0 accident 0
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Vern Smith, Chip Boatright, Frank Leary
Time of Race: 1:08:37
Fast Qualifier: Willy T. Ribbs - 76.192 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 20.369 seconds
Average Speed: 87.449 mph
Cautions: 1 for 5 laps - lap 35-39
Lead Changes: 0 among 1 drivers - David Hobbs 1-50
STATISTICALLY SPEAKING
The fastest qualifier overall was Tom Gloy at 76.040 sec in second round qualifying.