1981 Milwaukee Champ Cars Race 2 in CART at the Milwaukee circuit. Full information

1981 Milwaukee Champ Cars

1981 Milwaukee Champ Cars is 33rd CART race. Passed at the Milwaukee circuit. Johnny Rutherford won the pole position, Tom Sneva won this race. This was his 2nd victory. Rick Mears and Bobby Unser also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (332 km).

Previous race: 1981 Riverside Champ Cars
Next race: 1981 Michigan Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1981 Milwaukee Champ Cars

1st victory for the Bignotti-Cotter Racing team
2nd victory for the Tom Sneva
10th podium for the Tom Sneva
18th podium for the Rick Mears
20th podium for the Bobby Unser

March 81C - 1981 Milwaukee Champ Cars winner

March 81C - 1981 Milwaukee Champ Cars winner

1981 Milwaukee Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Tom Sneva 42 1h 41m 41s 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
2 Rick Mears 32 1h 41m 45s 0 Penske Racing
3 Bobby Unser 28 199 laps 0 Penske Racing
4 Johnny Rutherford 26 198 laps 0 Chaparral Racing
5 Al Unser 20 197 laps 0 Longhorn Racing
6 Gordon Johncock 16 197 laps 0 Patrick Racing
7 Steve Krisiloff 12 194 laps 0 Patrick Racing
8 Josele Garza 10 193 laps 0 Psachie-Garza Racing
9 Billy Engelhart 6 191 laps 0 Beaudoin Racing
10 Pancho Carter 4 190 laps Accident 0 Alex Foods Racing
11 Bill Alsup 2 190 laps 0 Penske Racing
12 Larry Dickson 2 189 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
13 Herm Johnson 2 186 laps 0 Team Menard
14 Tony Bettenhausen jr 2 186 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
15 Steve Chassey 2 185 laps 0 Jet Engineering
16 Bob Lazier 2 182 laps Accident 0 Fletcher Racing Team
17 Bill Tempero 2 178 laps 0 Bill Tempero
18 Roger Rager 2 149 laps Brakes 0 Roger Rager
19 Gary Bettenhausen 2 127 laps Turbocharger 0 Rhoades Racing
20 John Mahler 2 117 laps Timing gears 0 Duke Racing
21 Scott Brayton 0 91 laps Timing gears 0 Forsythe Racing
22 Dick Simon 0 80 laps Turbocharger 0 Leader Card Racers
23 Kevin Cogan 0 36 laps Accident 0 Jerry O'Connell Racing
24 Tom Bigelow 0 33 laps Accident 0 Gohr Racing
25 Jerry Karl 0 1 laps Ignition 0 Jerry Karl

List of all cars for the 1981 Milwaukee Champ Cars on the Milwaukee circuit

Eagle ? 1981

Chevrolet

Penske PC6

Offenhauser

Penske PC9

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Chaparral 2K

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Wildcat ? 1981

Chevrolet

Longhorn LR02

Cosworth

Penske PC9B

Cosworth

McLaren M16E

Chevrolet

Penske PC7

Cosworth

Watson ? 1981

Offenhauser

Penske PC7

Chevrolet

Wildcat Mk8

Cosworth

Phoenix 80

Cosworth

Longhorn LR01

Cosworth

McLaren M24

Cosworth

March 81C

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