1983 Monterey Grand Prix in CART at the Laguna Seca circuit. Full information

1983 Monterey Grand Prix

1983 Monterey Grand Prix is 61st CART race. Passed at the Laguna Seca circuit. Teo Fabi won the pole position and this race. This was his 3rd victory. Mario Andretti and Chip Ganassi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 98 laps (300 km).

Previous race: 1983 Las Vegas Grand Prix
Next race: 1983 Phoenix Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1983 Monterey Grand Prix

4th victory for the Forsythe Racing team
3rd victory for the Teo Fabi
6th podium for the Teo Fabi
19th podium for the Mario Andretti
2nd podium for the Chip Ganassi

March 83C - 1983 Monterey Grand Prix winner

March 83C #33 - 1983 Monterey Grand Prix winner

1983 Monterey Grand Prix results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Teo Fabi March 83C, #33 22 1h 44m 28s 0 Forsythe Racing
2 Mario Andretti Lola T700, #3 16 1h 44m 50s 0 Newman-Haas Racing
3 Chip Ganassi Wildcat Mk9B, #60 14 1h 44m 54s 0 Patrick Racing
4 Al Unser jr Eagle 83, #17 12 1h 45m 21s 0 Galles Racing
5 Howdy Holmes March 83C, #30 10 96 laps 0 Shierson Racing
6 Roger Mears Penske PC10, #9 8 94 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
7 Bobby Rahal March 83C, #2 6 93 laps 0 Truesports
8 Jeff Wood Eagle 83, #48 5 92 laps 0 All-American Racers
9 Chris Kneifel Primus LR03, #72 4 91 laps Accident 0 Primus Racing
10 Steve Chassey Eagle 82, #56 3 88 laps 0 Gohr Racing
11 Al Unser Penske PC10B, #7 2 87 laps Half shaft 0 Penske Racing
12 Josele Garza Penske PC10, #55 1 85 laps Fire 0 Machinists Union Racing
13 Randy Lewis Watson ? 1983, #27 0 76 laps Black flagged 0 Randy Lewis
14 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 83C, #10 0 74 laps Engine 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
15 Jorge Koechlin Eagle 83, #22 0 64 laps Gearbox 0 Dick Simon Racing
16 Geoff Brabham March 83C, #18 0 60 laps Engine 0 Kraco Racing
17 Tom Bigelow Eagle 82, #64 0 59 laps Valve 0 Jet Engineering
18 Tom Sneva March 83C, #5 0 52 laps Engine 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
19 Desiré Wilson March 83C, #34 0 49 laps Gearbox 0 Wysard Motor Co
20 Pete Halsmer Penske PC10, #66 0 46 laps Transmission 0 Arciero Racing
21 Rick Mears Penske PC10B, #1 0 42 laps Gearbox 0 Penske Racing
22 Kevin Cogan March 83C, #6 0 41 laps Handling 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
23 Derek Daly March 83C, #90 0 28 laps Accident 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
24 Michael Andretti March 83C, #99 0 20 laps Header 0 Kraco Racing
25 Pancho Carter March 82C, #21 0 15 laps Accident 0 Alex Foods Racing
26 John Paul jr Penske PC10, #12 0 10 laps Gear linkage 0 Racing Team VDS
27 Bill Alsup March 83C, #11 0 7 laps Half shaft 0 Alsup Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1983 Monterey Grand Prix on the Laguna Seca circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Teo Fabi March 83C, #33 56.92s Forsythe Racing
2 Derek Daly March 83C, #90 57.456s Bettenhausen Motorsports
3 Chip Ganassi Wildcat Mk9B, #60 57.602s Patrick Racing
4 Bobby Rahal March 83C, #2 57.65s Truesports
5 John Paul jr Penske PC10, #12 57.695s Racing Team VDS
6 Mario Andretti Lola T700, #3 58.032s Newman-Haas Racing
7 Geoff Brabham March 83C, #18 58.191s Kraco Racing
8 Kevin Cogan March 83C, #6 58.538s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
9 Al Unser Penske PC10B, #7 58.556s Penske Racing
10 Michael Andretti March 83C, #99 58.809s Kraco Racing
11 Pete Halsmer Penske PC10, #66 58.978s Arciero Racing
12 Al Unser jr Eagle 83, #17 59.01s Galles Racing
13 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 83C, #10 59.273s Bettenhausen Motorsports
14 Rick Mears Penske PC10B, #1 59.43s Penske Racing
15 Steve Chassey Eagle 82, #56 59.78s Gohr Racing
16 Roger Mears Penske PC10, #9 59.801s Machinists Union Racing
17 Howdy Holmes March 83C, #30 59.816s Shierson Racing
18 Tom Sneva March 83C, #5 59.816s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
19 Chris Kneifel Primus LR03, #72 59.884s Primus Racing
20 Josele Garza Penske PC10, #55 59.907s Machinists Union Racing
21 Pancho Carter March 82C, #21 1m 0.072s Alex Foods Racing
22 Desiré Wilson March 83C, #34 1m 0.134s Wysard Motor Co
23 Bill Alsup March 83C, #11 1m 0.588s Alsup Racing
24 Tom Bigelow Eagle 82, #64 1m 1.382s Jet Engineering
25 Jeff Wood Eagle 83, #48 1m 1.59s All-American Racers
26 Jorge Koechlin Eagle 83, #22 1m 1.715s Dick Simon Racing
27 Randy Lewis Watson ? 1983, #27 1m 3.44s Randy Lewis

List of all cars for the 1983 Monterey Grand Prix on the Laguna Seca circuit

Eagle 82

Chevrolet

Wildcat Mk9B

Cosworth

Primus LR03

Cosworth

Lola T700

Cosworth

Penske PC10

Cosworth

March 83C

Chevrolet

Penske PC10B

Cosworth

Eagle 83

Cosworth

March 82C

Cosworth

Watson ? 1983

Cosworth

March 83C

Cosworth