1983 Michigan Champ Cars in CART at the Michigan circuit. Full information

1983 Michigan Champ Cars

1983 Michigan Champ Cars is 59th CART race. Passed at the Michigan circuit. Bobby Rahal won the pole position, Rick Mears won this race. This was his 14th victory. Bobby Rahal and Teo Fabi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 100 laps (322 km).

Previous race: 1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars
Next race: 1983 Las Vegas Grand Prix

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1983 Michigan Champ Cars

27th victory for the Penske Racing team
14th victory for the Rick Mears
32nd podium for the Rick Mears
9th podium for the Bobby Rahal
5th podium for the Teo Fabi

Penske PC10B - 1983 Michigan Champ Cars winner

Penske PC10B - 1983 Michigan Champ Cars winner

1983 Michigan Champ Cars results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Rick Mears 21 1h 5m 49s 0 Penske Racing
2 Bobby Rahal 17 1h 5m 57s 0 Truesports
3 Teo Fabi 14 99 laps 0 Forsythe Racing
4 Mario Andretti 12 99 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
5 Al Unser 10 98 laps 0 Penske Racing
6 Chip Ganassi 8 98 laps 0 Patrick Racing
7 John Paul jr 6 98 laps 0 Racing Team VDS
8 Howdy Holmes 5 97 laps 0 Shierson Racing
9 Tony Bettenhausen jr 4 97 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
10 Al Unser jr 3 96 laps 0 Galles Racing
11 Mike Mosley 2 96 laps 0 Kraco Racing
12 Geoff Brabham 1 96 laps 0 Kraco Racing
13 Scott Brayton 0 95 laps 0 Brayton Racing
14 Pete Halsmer 0 94 laps 0 Arciero Racing
15 Pancho Carter 0 94 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
16 Roger Mears 0 93 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
17 Josele Garza 0 92 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
18 Chet Fillip 0 87 laps 0 Circle Bar Auto Racing
19 Dick Simon 0 85 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
20 Kevin Cogan 0 49 laps Engine 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
21 Tom Sneva 0 46 laps Oil leak 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
22 Bill Alsup 0 27 laps Electrics 0 Alsup Racing
23 Johnny Rutherford 0 11 laps Overheating 0 Patrick Racing
24 Chris Kneifel 0 7 laps Electrics 0 Primus Racing
25 Chip Mead 0 3 laps Wheel bearing 0 Leader Card Racers

List of all cars for the 1983 Michigan Champ Cars on the Michigan circuit

Primus LR03

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Lola T700

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Wildcat Mk8

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Penske PC10B

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Eagle 83

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Penske PC10

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Watson ? 1983

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March 83C

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March 82C

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Wildcat Mk9B

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