1983 Red Roof Inns Weekend Budweiser Trans-Am Championship.jpg
Held on July 17, 1983 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, OH
42 L, 100.8 M, 162.204 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 28 Willy T. Ribbs Budweiser Camaro 42 35 running 20
2 4 29 David Hobbs Budweiser, Union Bay Camaro 42 0 running 16
3 3 8 Tom Gloy Motorcraft Capri 42 0 running 14
4 7 6 Darin Brassfield Pickett Racing Corvette 42 0 running 12
5 1 1 Elliott Forbes-Robinson STP Son of a Gun! Trans Am 42 7 running 13
6 10 12 Steve Saleen Escort Trans Am 42 0 running 10
7 11 33 Paul Newman Diet Coke Datsun 280ZX 41 0 running 9
8 13 39 Paul DePirro U.S. Electric Camaro 41 0 running 8
9 16 40 Jim Derhaag Racers Exchange Firebird 40 0 running 7
10 19 68 Craig Shafer Shafer Racing Camaro 39 0 running 6
11 21 35 Jim Sanborn JS Racing Corvette 39 0 running 5
12 6 36 Paul Miller Herman Miller Porsche-Audi Porsche 924 38 0 running 4
13 32 87 Bill Morrison Western Ave. Auto Parts Corvette 38 0 running 3
14 17 70 Murray Edwards Cavendish Farms Corvette 38 0 running 2
15 33 42 Peter Deman Deman Racing Team Corvette 38 0 running 1
16 22 60 John Brandt, Jr. Brandt Racing Corvette 38 0 running 0
17 25 90 John Klug Porsche 930 38 0 running 0
18 30 93 Michael Oleyar Jet Syn Oil Corvette 37 0 running 0
19 23 74 Dennis Cuppy Corvette 36 0 running 0
20 29 15 Joe Gonzalez Centurion Racing Camaro 36 0 running 0
21 8 77 Vern Smith Motorcraft, Trans-Lease Capri 34 0 mechanical 0
22 12 48 Frank Leary Peterson Tractor Trans Am 29 0 mechanical 0
23 5 2 Gene Felton Red Roof Inns Trans Am 24 0 gearbox 0
24 31 31 Gary Schons Coast Citrus, SignArt Firebird 22 0 out 0
25 18 91 Bob Hagestad Bob Hagestad Porsche-Audi Porsche 924 19 0 suspension 0
26 27 81 Gordon Hunt SHR Engineering Monza 19 0 out 0
27 20 20 Doug Mills Penns Woods Racing Camaro 19 0 out 0
28 26 73 Dan Furey Quaker Manufacturing Corvette 14 0 out 0
29 9 18 Lyn St. James Motorcraft Capri 7 0 power steering 0
30 15 78 Rob McFarlin Kontrolle Shocks, Newslink Mustang 6 0 mechanical 0
31 34 4 James Kidd Kidd Racing Corvette 4 0 suspension 0
32 24 25 Jon Gray APS, Gray Racing Corvette 4 0 mechanical 0
33 14 99 Phil Currin Currin Racing Corvette 1 0 accident 0
34 28 51 Richard Reynolds Pit Stop Racing Trans Am 1 0 oil pressure 0
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: R.J. Valentine, Wayne Harper
Time of Race: 1:09:06
Fast Qualifier: Elliott Forbes-Robinson - 93.056 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 12.4 seconds
Average Speed: 87.518 mph
Cautions: for laps -
Lead Changes: 1 among 2 drivers - Elliott Forbes-Robinson 1-7; Willy T. Ribbs 8-42