1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars in CART at the Mid-Ohio circuit. Full information

1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars

1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars is 58th CART race. Passed at the Mid-Ohio circuit. Bobby Rahal won the pole position, Teo Fabi won this race. This was his 2nd victory. Mario Andretti and Bobby Rahal also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 84 laps (324 km).

Previous race: 1983 Riverside Champ Cars
Next race: 1983 Michigan Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars

3rd victory for the Forsythe Racing team
2nd victory for the Teo Fabi
4th podium for the Teo Fabi
17th podium for the Mario Andretti
8th podium for the Bobby Rahal

March 83C - 1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars winner

March 83C #33 - 1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars winner

1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Teo Fabi March 83C, #33 21 2h 1m 49s 0 Forsythe Racing
2 Mario Andretti Lola T700, #3 16 2h 2m 15s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
3 Bobby Rahal March 83C, #2 15 2h 2m 28s 0 Truesports
4 Al Unser Penske PC10B, #7 12 83 laps 0 Penske Racing
5 Danny Ongais March 83C, #20 10 83 laps 0 Patrick Racing
6 Kevin Cogan Theodore T83, #6 8 83 laps 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
7 Tom Sneva March 83C, #5 6 83 laps 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
8 Howdy Holmes March 83C, #30 5 82 laps 0 Shierson Racing
9 Rick Mears Penske PC10B, #1 4 81 laps Accident 0 Penske Racing
10 Pancho Carter March 82C, #21 3 80 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
11 Greg Leffler Eagle 82, #64 2 78 laps 0 Jet Engineering
12 Roger Mears Penske PC10, #9 1 78 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
13 Chris Kneifel Primus LR03, #72 0 78 laps 0 Primus Racing
14 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 83C, #10 0 77 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
15 Dick Simon Eagle 83, #22 0 76 laps 0 Dick Simon Racing
16 Desiré Wilson March 83C, #34 0 52 laps Suspension 0 Wysard Motor Co
17 Herm Johnson Spirit 83, #28 0 50 laps Fuel pump 0 H&R Racing
18 Al Unser jr Eagle 83, #17 0 47 laps Engine 0 Galles Racing
19 Bill Alsup March 83C, #11 0 41 laps Accident 0 Alsup Racing
20 John Paul jr Penske PC10, #12 0 30 laps Gearbox 0 Racing Team VDS
21 Bill Tempero Longhorn LR01, #15 0 29 laps Overheating 0 Bill Tempero
22 Derek Daly March 83C, #90 0 27 laps Ignition 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
23 Josele Garza Penske PC10, #55 0 15 laps Accident 0 Machinists Union Racing
24 Pete Halsmer Penske PC10, #66 0 13 laps Cv joint 0 Arciero Racing
25 Chip Ganassi Wildcat Mk9, #60 0 8 laps Gear linkage 0 Patrick Racing
26 Chip Mead Watson ? 1983, #24 0 6 laps Engine 0 Leader Card Racers
27 Phil Krueger Eagle 82, #46 0 5 laps Fuel pump 0 McCray Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars on the Mid-Ohio circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Bobby Rahal March 83C, #2 1m 21.364s Truesports
2 Teo Fabi March 83C, #33 1m 21.629s Forsythe Racing
3 John Paul jr Penske PC10, #12 1m 22.233s Racing Team VDS
4 Mario Andretti Lola T700, #3 1m 22.725s Newman-Haas Racing
5 Derek Daly March 83C, #90 1m 23s Bettenhausen Motorsports
6 Al Unser jr Eagle 83, #17 1m 23.512s Galles Racing
7 Chip Ganassi Wildcat Mk9, #60 1m 23.662s Patrick Racing
8 Chris Kneifel Primus LR03, #72 1m 23.935s Primus Racing
9 Pete Halsmer Penske PC10, #66 1m 23.936s Arciero Racing
10 Al Unser Penske PC10B, #7 1m 24.009s Penske Racing
11 Rick Mears Penske PC10B, #1 1m 24.282s Penske Racing
12 Danny Ongais March 83C, #20 1m 24.63s Patrick Racing
13 Howdy Holmes March 83C, #30 1m 24.756s Shierson Racing
14 Josele Garza Penske PC10, #55 1m 24.858s Machinists Union Racing
15 Kevin Cogan Theodore T83, #6 1m 25.646s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
16 Desiré Wilson March 83C, #34 1m 26.011s Wysard Motor Co
17 Tom Sneva March 83C, #5 1m 26.69s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
18 Roger Mears Penske PC10, #9 1m 26.7s Machinists Union Racing
19 Pancho Carter March 82C, #21 1m 26.861s Alex Foods Racing
20 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 83C, #10 1m 27.235s Bettenhausen Motorsports
21 Chip Mead Watson ? 1983, #24 1m 27.259s Leader Card Racers
22 Bill Alsup March 83C, #11 1m 27.916s Alsup Racing
23 Dick Simon Eagle 83, #22 1m 28.083s Dick Simon Racing
24 Bill Tempero Longhorn LR01, #15 1m 29.221s Bill Tempero
25 Phil Krueger Eagle 82, #46 1m 31.802s McCray Racing
26 Herm Johnson Spirit 83, #28 1m 32.015s H&R Racing
27 Greg Leffler Eagle 82, #64 1m 32.033s Jet Engineering

List of all cars for the 1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars on the Mid-Ohio circuit

Watson ? 1983

Cosworth

Primus LR03

Cosworth

Lola T700

Cosworth

Eagle 82

Chevrolet

Theodore T83

Cosworth

Penske PC10B

Cosworth

Eagle 83

Cosworth

Longhorn LR01

Chevrolet

Penske PC10

Cosworth

March 83C

Chevrolet

Spirit 83

Chevrolet

March 83C

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk9

Cosworth

March 82C

Cosworth