1980 Milwaukee Champ Cars Race 2 in CART at the Milwaukee circuit. Full information

1980 Milwaukee Champ Cars

1980 Milwaukee Champ Cars is 21st CART race. Passed at the Milwaukee circuit. Johnny Rutherford won the pole position and this race. This was his 7th victory. Rick Mears and Bobby Unser also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (332 km).

Previous race: 1980 Watkins Glen Champ Cars
Next race: 1980 California 500

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1980 Milwaukee Champ Cars

6th victory for the Chaparral Racing team
7th victory for the Johnny Rutherford
12th podium for the Johnny Rutherford
10th podium for the Rick Mears
14th podium for the Bobby Unser

Chaparral 2K - 1980 Milwaukee Champ Cars winner

Chaparral 2K - 1980 Milwaukee Champ Cars winner

1980 Milwaukee Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Johnny Rutherford 400 1h 54m 13s 0 Chaparral Racing
2 Rick Mears 320 199 laps 0 Penske Racing
3 Bobby Unser 280 197 laps 0 Penske Racing
4 Tom Bagley 240 197 laps 0 Patrick Racing
5 Spike Gehlhausen 200 194 laps 0 Fletcher Racing Team
6 Bill Tempero 160 192 laps 0 Bill Tempero
7 Dick Simon 120 191 laps 0 Vollstedt Enterprises
8 Roger Rager 100 188 laps 0 Roger Rager
9 Jim McElreath 80 188 laps 0 McElreath Racing
10 Billy Engelhart 60 187 laps 0 Beaudoin Racing
11 Herm Johnson 40 186 laps 0 Cliff-Menard Racing
12 Joe Saldana 20 184 laps 0 Hoffman Racing
13 Al Unser 10 165 laps Upright 0 Longhorn Racing
14 Tom Bigelow 10 159 laps 0 Armstrong Mould Racing Team
15 John Martin 10 146 laps Piston 0 J&J Enterprises
16 Tom Sneva 10 137 laps Accident 0 Sugaripe Prune Racing Team
17 Sheldon Kinser 8 133 laps Oil pressure 0 Leader Card Racers
18 John Mahler 8 112 laps Cylinder head 0 Intercomp Racing
19 Billy Vukovich 8 68 laps Transmission 0 Leader Card Racers
20 Mike Mosley 8 64 laps Accident 0 MACH 1 Racing
21 Bill Alsup 6 63 laps Engine 0 Alsup Racing
22 Pancho Carter 6 58 laps Engine 0 Alex Foods Racing
23 Gordon Johncock 6 32 laps Piston 0 Patrick Racing
24 Jerry Karl 6 29 laps Engine 0 William R Compton
25 Jerry Sneva 4 24 laps Piston 0 Armstrong Mould Racing Team
26 Roger Mears 4 3 laps Engine 0 Grant King Racers

List of all cars for the 1980 Milwaukee Champ Cars on the Milwaukee circuit

Eagle 80

Offenhauser

Wildcat Mk1

Offenhauser

King ? 1980

Chevrolet

Wildcat Mk2

Offenhauser

Wildcat ? 1980

Offenhauser

Vollstedt ? 1980

Offenhauser

Eagle ? 1980

Chevrolet

Watson ? 1980

Offenhauser

IAM 001

Chevrolet

Lola T500

Cosworth TC

McLaren M24

Cosworth

Eagle ? 1980

Offenhauser

Wildcat Mk3

Chevrolet

Penske PC9

Cosworth

Lightning ? 1980

Offenhauser

Penske PC7

Cosworth

Penske PC6

Offenhauser

Chaparral 2K

Cosworth

Watson ? 1980

Cosworth

Phoenix 80

Cosworth

McLaren M16E

Chevrolet

Longhorn LR01

Cosworth