1986 Merkur Summer Classic Bendix Trans-Am Championship.jpg
Held on June 14, 1986 at Portland International Raceway in Portland, OR
53 L, 104.251 M, 167.798 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 2 4 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. Protofab Racing Camaro 53 42 running 21
2 3 28 Jim Miller Protofab, MTI Vacations Camaro 53 9 running 16
3 4 2 Chris Kneifel Motorcraft, Mac Tools Capri 53 0 running 14
4 5 6 Elliott Forbes-Robinson Goodwrench Performance Parts Somerset 53 0 running 12
5 11 80 Les Lindley F.S.I. Camaro 52 0 running 11
6 8 40 Jim Derhaag Derhaag Motorsports Trans Am 52 0 running 10
7 12 54 David Schroeder Double Eagle Motorsports Motorsports Corvette 52 0 running 9
8 9 66 John Schneider Goodwrench Performance Parts Somerset 52 0 running 8
9 10 79 Larry Park Park Racing Corvette 52 0 running 7
10 15 64 Mike Miller Budget Rent-A-Car Capri 51 0 running 6
11 14 53 Bill Doyle Peterson Tractor Trans Am 51 0 running 5
12 18 10 Jerry Miller Armour Foods Camaro 51 0 running 4
13 20 24 Hershel McGriff J.R. Racing Camaro 51 0 running 3
14 27 21 Pete Brallier Senor Pepe's Restaurant Trans Am 50 0 running 2
15 34 31 Dave Lemon Spina Bifida, Sign Art Firebird 50 0 running 1
16 13 43 Peter Baljet Bristol Properties Camaro 50 0 running 0
17 17 5 Andy Porterfield Coca-Cola Camaro 50 0 running 0
18 21 41 Bill Craine BC Body & Paint Corvette 50 0 running 0
19 22 18 Glenn Fox Phillips 66 Corvette 50 0 running 0
20 28 78 Jim Land Lennox Trans Am 49 0 running 0
21 23 27 Rich Sloma Automotive Enterprise Corvette 49 0 running 0
22 30 51 Vance Swifts Condo Racing RX-7 49 0 running 0
23 35 72 Bruce Jenner Bruce Jenner Racing Trans Am 49 0 running 0
24 31 82 Earl Pearson Pearson Racing Corvette 44 0 running 0
25 26 67 Frank Pool Digital Mailing System Corvette 36 0 accident 0
26 24 68 Bruce Sanders Pool Motorsports Camaro 31 0 mechancial 0
27 25 57 Monte Shelton Monte's Motors Porsche 911 29 0 suspension 0
28 19 44 Bob Sobey Kawasaki, Harley-Davidson Trans Am 18 0 mechanical 0
29 16 99 Mark Pielsticker Performance Plus Camaro 14 0 engine 0
30 29 17 Rick Stark Rick Stark Enterprises Corvette 13 0 ignition 0
31 33 32 Gary Held Bay View Trailer Trans Am 10 0 loverheating 0
32 6 0 Scott Pruett Motorcraft, Mac Tools Merkur XR4Ti 6 0 camshaft 0
33 7 38 Jim Fitzgerald Newman-Sharp Racing Nissan 300ZX 5 0 oil leak 0
34 1 3 Pete Halsmer Motorcraft, Mac Tools Merkur XR4Ti 3 2 turbo 1
35 32 89 Walt Benson Views Land Co. Trans Am 2 0 accident 0
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Margie Smith-Haas, Paul Newman, Dick Bech, Karl Durkheimer
Time of Race: 1:06:00
Fast Qualifier: Pete Halsmer - 70.14 sec.
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Margin of Victory: 2.78 seconds
Average Speed: 92.264 mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: 3 among 3 drivers - Pete Halsmer 1-2; Wally Dallenbach Jr. 3-8; Jim Miller 9-17; Dallenbach Jr. 18-53