1982 Phoenix Champ Cars Race 1 in CART at the Phoenix circuit. Full information

1982 Phoenix Champ Cars

1982 Phoenix Champ Cars is 38th CART race. Passed at the Phoenix circuit. Rick Mears won the pole position and this race. This was his 10th victory. Mario Andretti and Kevin Cogan also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 150 laps (241 km).

Previous race: 1981 Phoenix Champ Cars
Next race: 1982 Atlanta Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1982 Phoenix Champ Cars

22nd victory for the Penske Racing team
10th victory for the Rick Mears
22nd podium for the Rick Mears
9th podium for the Mario Andretti
2nd podium for the Kevin Cogan

Penske PC10 - 1982 Phoenix Champ Cars winner

Penske PC10 - 1982 Phoenix Champ Cars winner

1982 Phoenix Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Rick Mears 22 1h 15m 48.231s 0 Penske Racing
2 Mario Andretti 16 1h 15m 52.431s 0 Patrick Racing
3 Kevin Cogan 14 149 laps 0 Penske Racing
4 Johnny Rutherford 12 149 laps 0 Chaparral Racing
5 Gordon Johncock 10 147 laps 0 Patrick Racing
6 Pancho Carter 8 147 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
7 Tom Sneva 6 144 laps 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
8 Roger Mears 5 140 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
9 Chip Mead 4 139 laps 0 Jamieson Racing
10 Hurley Haywood 3 138 laps 0 Wysard Motor Co
11 Bill Alsup 2 134 laps 0 Alsup Racing
12 Tony Bettenhausen jr 1 132 laps Out of fuel 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
13 Josele Garza 1 128 laps Oil leak 0 Garza Racing
14 Scott Brayton 1 128 laps Vibration 0 Brayton Racing
15 Geoff Brabham 1 126 laps Driver ill 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
16 Howdy Holmes 1 75 laps Engine 0 Shierson Racing
17 Dick Ferguson 1 41 laps Accident 0 Kraco Racing
18 Bobby Rahal 1 35 laps Fire 0 Truesports
19 Herm Johnson 1 20 laps Engine 0 Team Menard
20 Dennis Firestone 1 17 laps Piston 0 BCV Racing
21 Al Unser 0 16 laps Engine 0 Longhorn Racing
22 Chip Ganassi 0 Camshaft 0 Rhoades Racing

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

Penske PC9B

Cosworth

Eagle ? 1982

Chevrolet

Coyote ? 1982

Chevrolet

Longhorn LR03

Cosworth

March 82C

Cosworth

Eagle 81

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk8

Cosworth

King ? 1982

Chevrolet

Chaparral 2K

Cosworth

Eagle ? 1982

Offenhauser

Longhorn LR01

Chevrolet

Penske PC9C

Cosworth

Penske PC10

Cosworth

Eagle 81

Chevrolet

Penske PC7

Cosworth

Penske PC5

Chevrolet

Watson ? 1982

Cosworth

Eagle 82

Chevrolet

Wildcat Mk8B

Cosworth

March 81C

Cosworth