1982 Pocono 500 in CART at the Pocono circuit. Full information

1982 Pocono 500

1982 Pocono 500 is 45th CART race. Passed at the Pocono circuit. Rick Mears won the pole position and this race. This was his 12th victory. Kevin Cogan and Bobby Rahal also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1982 Milwaukee Champ Cars
Next race: 1982 Riverside Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1982 Pocono 500

24th victory for the Penske Racing team
12th victory for the Rick Mears
26th podium for the Rick Mears
3rd podium for the Kevin Cogan
4th podium for the Bobby Rahal

Penske PC10 - 1982 Pocono 500 winner

Penske PC10 - 1982 Pocono 500 winner

1982 Pocono 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Rick Mears 66 3h 25m 39s 0 Penske Racing
2 Kevin Cogan 48 3h 25m 41s 0 Penske Racing
3 Bobby Rahal 42 197 laps 0 Truesports
4 Geoff Brabham 36 197 laps 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
5 Tony Bettenhausen jr 30 195 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
6 Gordon Johncock 24 193 laps Gearbox 0 Patrick Racing
7 Johnny Parsons jr 18 191 laps 0 Wysard Motor Co
8 Gary Bettenhausen 15 188 laps 0 Gohr Racing
9 Roger Mears 12 181 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
10 Jerry Karl 9 161 laps Engine 0 McCray Racing
11 Phil Krueger 6 149 laps 0 Luxury Racers
12 Johnny Rutherford 3 137 laps Accident 0 Chaparral Racing
13 Bill Alsup 3 129 laps Engine 0 Alsup Racing
14 Mario Andretti 3 114 laps Gearbox 0 Patrick Racing
15 Josele Garza 3 106 laps Transmission 0 Garza Racing
16 Mike Mosley 3 100 laps Engine 0 Kraco Racing
17 Chip Ganassi 3 98 laps Engine 0 Rhoades Racing
18 Jim McElreath 3 76 laps Clutch 0 McElreath Racing
19 Tom Sneva 3 70 laps Ignition 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
20 AJ Foyt jr 3 70 laps Suspension 0 Gilmore Racing Team
21 George Snider 0 64 laps Engine 0 Fletcher Racing Team
22 Dick Simon 0 59 laps Engine 0 Leader Card Racers
23 Al Unser 0 45 laps Electrics 0 Longhorn Racing
24 Scott Brayton 0 39 laps Engine 0 Brayton Racing
25 Tom Bigelow 0 38 laps Engine 0 HBK Racing
26 Al Loquasto 0 37 laps Fuel pressure 0 GTS Racing
27 Howdy Holmes 0 26 laps Engine 0 Shierson Racing
28 Pancho Carter 0 19 laps Engine 0 Alex Foods Racing
29 Billy Vukovich 0 17 laps Oil cooler 0 Leader Card Racers
30 Spike Gehlhausen 0 3 laps Magneto 0 Alsup Racing

List of all cars for the 1982 Pocono 500 on the Pocono circuit

Wildcat Mk8

Cosworth

Longhorn LR03B

Cosworth

Watson ? 1982

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk8B

Cosworth

Eagle 81

Chevrolet

Penske PC7

Cosworth

Eagle ? 1982

Offenhauser

March 82C

Cosworth

Penske PC7

Chevrolet

Penske PC9

Cosworth

King ? 1982

Chevrolet

Penske PC9C

Cosworth

Penske PC10

Cosworth