1983 Pocono 500 in CART at the Pocono circuit. Full information

1983 Pocono 500

1983 Pocono 500 is 56th CART race. Passed at the Pocono circuit. Tom Sneva won the pole position, Teo Fabi won this race. This was his 1st victory. Al Unser jr and Rick Mears also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 200 laps (805 km).

Previous race: 1983 Road America Champ Cars
Next race: 1983 Riverside Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1983 Pocono 500

2nd victory for the Forsythe Racing team
1st victory for the Teo Fabi
2nd podium for the Teo Fabi
2nd podium for the Al Unser jr
31st podium for the Rick Mears

March 83C - 1983 Pocono 500 winner

March 83C - 1983 Pocono 500 winner

1983 Pocono 500 results

Position Name Points Result Lap Team
1 Teo Fabi 21 3h 42m 28s 0 Forsythe Racing
2 Al Unser jr 16 3h 42m 32s 0 Galles Racing
3 Rick Mears 14 3h 42m 51s 0 Penske Racing
4 Mike Mosley 12 199 laps 0 Kraco Racing
5 Bobby Rahal 10 199 laps 0 Truesports
6 Pancho Carter 8 198 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
7 Mario Andretti 6 197 laps 0 Newman-Haas Racing
8 Chris Kneifel 5 196 laps 0 Primus Racing
9 Josele Garza 4 195 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
10 Tony Bettenhausen jr 3 194 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
11 Al Unser 2 191 laps 0 Penske Racing
12 Tom Sneva 2 153 laps Transmission 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
13 Howdy Holmes 0 153 laps Engine 0 Shierson Racing
14 Pete Halsmer 0 152 laps Accident 0 Arciero Racing
15 Kevin Cogan 0 149 laps Gearbox 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
16 Roger Mears 0 143 laps Engine 0 Machinists Union Racing
17 Pat Bedard 0 123 laps Engine 0 Brayton Racing
18 Al Loquasto 0 115 laps Engine 0 GTS Racing
19 Bill Whittington 0 109 laps Engine mountings 0 Whittington Racing
20 Bill Alsup 0 109 laps Oil pressure 0 Alsup Racing
21 Johnny Rutherford 0 91 laps Accident 0 Patrick Racing
22 Dick Ferguson 0 84 laps Handling 0 Rattlesnake Racing
23 Jim McElreath 0 84 laps Suspension 0 McElreath Racing
24 Danny Ongais 0 70 laps Electrics 0 Patrick Racing
25 Steve Chassey 0 67 laps Valve 0 Gohr Racing
26 Chip Ganassi 0 56 laps Exhaust header 0 Patrick Racing
27 Gary Bettenhausen 0 40 laps Engine 0 H&R Racing
28 Scott Brayton 0 39 laps Fuel leak 0 Brayton Racing
29 John Paul jr 0 38 laps Accident 0 Racing Team VDS
30 Chuck Ciprich 0 38 laps Transmission 0 BC Pace Racing
31 Desiré Wilson 0 37 laps Accident 0 Wysard Motor Co
32 Jerry Karl 0 27 laps Oil leak 0 Rhoades Racing
33 Don Whittington 0 11 laps Accident 0 Whittington Racing
34 Tom Bagley 0 5 laps Fuel line 0 Leader Card Racers

List of all cars for the 1983 Pocono 500 on the Pocono circuit

Penske PC10

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk9B

Cosworth

Spirit 83

Chevrolet

March 83C

Cosworth

Wildcat Mk9

Cosworth

March 82C

Cosworth

Penske PC9B

Cosworth

Finley ? 1983

Chevrolet

Primus LR03

Cosworth

Penske PC11

Cosworth

Penske PC9C

Cosworth

March 81C

Cosworth

Watson ? 1983

Cosworth

Penske PC10B

Cosworth

Lola T700

Cosworth

Eagle 82

Chevrolet