1982 Michigan Champ Cars in CART at the Michigan circuit. Full information

1982 Michigan Champ Cars

1982 Michigan Champ Cars is 48th CART race. Passed at the Michigan circuit. Rick Mears won the pole position, Bobby Rahal won this race. Mario Andretti and Geoff Brabham also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 75 laps (241 km).

Previous race: 1982 Road America Champ Cars
Next race: 1982 Phoenix Champ Cars
Race Start: 26th September 1982

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1982 Michigan Champ Cars

2nd victory for the Truesports team
2nd victory for the Bobby Rahal
6th podium for the Bobby Rahal
13th podium for the Mario Andretti
1st podium for the Geoff Brabham

March 82C - 1982 Michigan Champ Cars winner

March 82C #19 - 1982 Michigan Champ Cars winner

1982 Michigan Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Bobby Rahal March 82C, #19 21 1h 4m 3s 0 Truesports
2 Mario Andretti Wildcat Mk8B, #40 16 1h 4m 16s 0 Patrick Racing
3 Geoff Brabham March 82C, #21 14 74 laps 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
4 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 82C, #6 12 74 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
5 Howdy Holmes March 82C, #30 10 74 laps 0 Shierson Racing
6 Bill Alsup Penske PC9C, #2 8 74 laps 0 Alsup Racing
7 Mike Mosley March 82C, #18 6 73 laps 0 Kraco Racing
8 Roger Mears Penske PC7, #31 5 73 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
9 Josele Garza Penske PC9, #55 4 72 laps 0 Garza Racing
10 Scott Brayton Wildcat Mk8, #36 3 71 laps 0 Brayton Racing
11 Phil Krueger King ? 1982, #65 2 69 laps 0 Luxury Racers
12 Pancho Carter March 82C, #3 1 68 laps Engine 0 Alex Foods Racing
13 Dick Simon Watson ? 1982, #22 1 68 laps 0 Leader Card Racers
14 Jerry Sneva March 81C, #69 1 66 laps 0 Hoffman Racing
15 Gordon Johncock Wildcat Mk8B, #20 1 64 laps Turbocharger 0 Patrick Racing
16 Chip Ganassi Wildcat Mk8, #12 1 58 laps 0 Rhoades Racing
17 Gary Bettenhausen Penske PC7, #56 1 49 laps Gasket 0 Gohr Racing
18 Al Unser Longhorn LR03B, #10 1 43 laps Piston 0 Longhorn Racing
19 Tom Sneva March 82C, #7 1 43 laps Engine 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
20 Tom Bigelow Eagle 81, #72 1 30 laps Wheel bearing 0 HBK Racing
21 Dick Ferguson Rattlesnake 82, #11 0 25 laps Engine 0 Rattlesnake Racing
22 Kevin Cogan Penske PC10, #4 0 8 laps Accident 0 Penske Racing
23 AJ Foyt jr March 82C, #14 0 8 laps Accident 0 Gilmore Racing Team
24 Greg Leffler Eagle 81, #64 0 7 laps Bodywork 0 Jet Engineering
25 Rick Mears Penske PC10, #1 1 1 laps Engine 0 Penske Racing
0 Johnny Parsons jr March 82C, #34 0 0 Wysard Motor Co

Qualifying Results for the 1982 Michigan Champ Cars on the Michigan circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Rick Mears Penske PC10, #1 34.881s Penske Racing
2 Kevin Cogan Penske PC10, #4 35.494s Penske Racing
3 AJ Foyt jr March 82C, #14 35.595s Gilmore Racing Team
4 Gordon Johncock Wildcat Mk8B, #20 35.635s Patrick Racing
5 Bobby Rahal March 82C, #19 35.751s Truesports
6 Pancho Carter March 82C, #3 35.855s Alex Foods Racing
7 Mike Mosley March 82C, #18 36.312s Kraco Racing
8 Tom Sneva March 82C, #7 36.484s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
9 Al Unser Longhorn LR03B, #10 36.517s Longhorn Racing
10 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 82C, #6 36.944s Bettenhausen Motorsports
11 Scott Brayton Wildcat Mk8, #36 37.21s Brayton Racing
12 Josele Garza Penske PC9, #55 37.212s Garza Racing
13 Roger Mears Penske PC7, #31 37.638s Machinists Union Racing
14 Bill Alsup Penske PC9C, #2 37.908s Alsup Racing
15 Jerry Sneva March 81C, #69 38.208s Hoffman Racing
16 Tom Bigelow Eagle 81, #72 38.431s HBK Racing
17 Chip Ganassi Wildcat Mk8, #12 38.514s Rhoades Racing
18 Dick Ferguson Rattlesnake 82, #11 38.616s Rattlesnake Racing
19 Gary Bettenhausen Penske PC7, #56 38.803s Gohr Racing
20 Dick Simon Watson ? 1982, #22 39.555s Leader Card Racers
21 Greg Leffler Eagle 81, #64 39.993s Jet Engineering
22 Johnny Parsons jr March 82C, #34 40.704s Wysard Motor Co
23 Howdy Holmes March 82C, #30 40.872s Shierson Racing
24 Phil Krueger King ? 1982, #65 41.129s Luxury Racers
25 Mario Andretti Wildcat Mk8B, #40 Patrick Racing
26 Geoff Brabham March 82C, #21 Bignotti-Cotter Racing

List of all cars for the 1982 Michigan Champ Cars on the Michigan circuit

Penske PC7

Cosworth

Penske PC9

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk8

Cosworth

Eagle 81

Chevrolet

Penske PC7

Chevrolet

March 81C

Cosworth

Penske PC10

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk8B

Cosworth

March 82C

Cosworth

Penske PC9C

Cosworth

Watson ? 1982

Cosworth

King ? 1982

Chevrolet

Longhorn LR03B

Cosworth

Rattlesnake 82

Cosworth