1983 Nissan Caesars Palace Grand Prix Budweiser Trans-Am Championship.jpg
Held on October 8, 1983 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV
89 L, 100.125 M, 161.179 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 1 28 Willy T. Ribbs Budweiser Camaro 89 89 running 22
2 4 37 Dave Watson Old Style Firebird 89 0 running 16
3 2 8 Tom Gloy Motorcrft Capri 89 0 running 14
4 5 29 David Hobbs Budweiser, Union Bay Camaro 89 0 running 12
5 8 4 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. Oftedahl Racing Trans Am 89 0 running 11
6 6 30 Jerry Brassfield Budweiser Camaro 89 0 running 10
7 11 40 Jim Derhaag yrotect, Gold Coast Auto Louvers Firebird 89 0 running 9
8 16 56 Craig Carter Peerless Racing Enterprises Camaro 88 0 running 8
9 15 5 Andy Porterfield Harry Mann Chevrolet Camaro 88 0 running 7
10 12 48 Frank Leary Peterson Tractor Firebird 87 0 running 6
11 20 18 Lyn St. James Motorcraft Capri 87 0 running 5
12 7 1 Elliott Forbes-Robinson STP Son of a Gun! Trans-Am 87 0 running 4
13 26 79 Larry Park Park Performance, Merritt Tire, Corvette City Corvette 86 0 running 3
14 24 78 Rob McFarlin Kontrolle Shocks, Newslink Mustang 85 0 running 2
15 27 0 Frank Search On Track Engineering, The Racer's Battery Corvette 85 0 running 1
16 22 9 Roger Penske, Jr. Pickett Racing Corvette 85 0 running 0
17 18 60 John Brandt, Jr. Brandt Racing Corvette 83 0 running 0
18 3 33 Paul Newman Diet Coke Datsun 280ZX 82 0 running 0
19 25 58 Rick Borlase Coin Operated Racing Porsche 930 77 0 running 0
20 29 35 Ken Yeo T&S Racing Corvette 74 0 transmission 0
21 21 3 Bruce Jenner Kraco, Dynapulse T-Bird 73 0 oil leak 0
22 9 36 Paul Miller Herman Miller Porsche-Audi Porsche 924 66 0 damage 0
23 17 80 Les Lindley Barnard Engineering Camaro 56 0 spin 0
24 14 16 George Follmer Follmer Racing Corvette 40 0 overheating 0
25 10 6 Darin Brassfield Pickett Racing Corvette 36 0 engine 0
26 31 72 Bob Nelson Nelson Racing Camaro 34 0 out of fuel 0
27 19 2 Chris Gleason Oftedahl Racing Trans Am 28 0 brakes 0
28 28 31 Gary Schons Coast Citrus, SignArt Firebird 22 0 overheating 0
29 13 82 Richard Wall Camaro 19 0 accident 0
30 30 52 Rick Ware Cobra Racing Camaro 11 0 overheating 0
31 23 12 Steve Saleen Escort Trans Am 4 0 radiator 0
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: 1:12:53
Fast Qualifier: Willy T. Ribbs - 40.912 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 3 seconds
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: 3 for 13 laps - lap 21-24; lap 30-32; lap 60-65
Lead Changes: 0 among 1 drivers - Willy T. Ribbs 1-89