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

1983 Riverside Champ Cars

1983 Riverside Champ Cars is 57th CART race. Passed at the Riverside circuit. Teo Fabi won the pole position, Bobby Rahal won this race. This was his 3rd victory. Teo Fabi and John Paul jr also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 95 laps (505 km).

Previous race: 1983 Pocono 500
Next race: 1983 Mid-Ohio Champ Cars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1983 Riverside Champ Cars

3rd victory for the Truesports team
3rd victory for the Bobby Rahal
7th podium for the Bobby Rahal
3rd podium for the Teo Fabi
3rd podium for the John Paul jr

March 83C - 1983 Riverside Champ Cars winner

March 83C #2 - 1983 Riverside Champ Cars winner

1983 Riverside Champ Cars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Bobby Rahal March 83C, #2 20 2h 45m 28s 0 Truesports
2 Teo Fabi March 83C, #33 17 2h 45m 56s 0 Forsythe Racing
3 John Paul jr Penske PC10, #12 14 2h 46m 28s 0 Racing Team VDS
4 Al Unser jr Eagle 83, #17 13 94 laps 0 Galles Racing
5 Tom Sneva March 83C, #5 10 93 laps 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
6 Tom Klausler Schkee DB6, #48 8 90 laps 0 Douglas Schulz
7 Pancho Carter March 82C, #21 6 89 laps 0 Alex Foods Racing
8 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 83C, #10 5 88 laps 0 Bettenhausen Motorsports
9 Roger Mears Penske PC10, #9 4 84 laps 0 Machinists Union Racing
10 Danny Ongais March 83C, #20 3 76 laps Engine 0 Patrick Racing
11 Al Unser Penske PC11, #7 2 75 laps Transmission 0 Penske Racing
12 Jerry Karl Penske PC9, #46 1 74 laps 0 McCray Racing
13 Howdy Holmes March 83C, #30 0 68 laps Header 0 Shierson Racing
14 Desiré Wilson March 82C, #34 0 66 laps Transmission 0 Wysard Motor Co
15 Greg Leffler Eagle 82, #64 0 57 laps Suspension 0 Jet Engineering
16 Mario Andretti Lola T700, #3 0 57 laps Transmission 0 Newman-Haas Racing
17 Steve Chassey Eagle 82, #56 0 57 laps Upright 0 Gohr Racing
18 Geoff Brabham March 83C, #99 0 49 laps Turbocharger 0 Kraco Racing
19 Rick Mears Penske PC10B, #1 0 41 laps Transmission 0 Penske Racing
20 Josele Garza Penske PC10, #55 0 33 laps Suspension 0 Machinists Union Racing
21 Kevin Cogan March 83C, #6 0 33 laps Transmission 0 Bignotti-Cotter Racing
22 Chris Kneifel Primus LR03, #72 0 23 laps Transmission 0 Primus Racing
23 Phil Caliva McLaren ? 1983, #38 0 21 laps Refuelling 0 Phil Caliva
24 Mike Mosley March 83C, #18 0 18 laps Clutch 0 Kraco Racing
25 Dick Simon Eagle 83, #22 0 11 laps Accident 0 Dick Simon Racing
26 Bob Ward Eagle 82, #47 0 7 laps Transmission 0 Bob Ward
27 Pete Halsmer Penske PC10, #66 0 6 laps Engine 0 Arciero Racing

Qualifying Results for the 1983 Riverside Champ Cars on the Riverside circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Teo Fabi March 83C, #33 1m 30.887s Forsythe Racing
2 Al Unser jr Eagle 83, #17 1m 31.707s Galles Racing
3 Mario Andretti Lola T700, #3 1m 31.757s Newman-Haas Racing
4 Bobby Rahal March 83C, #2 1m 32.059s Truesports
5 Geoff Brabham March 83C, #99 1m 32.794s Kraco Racing
6 Pete Halsmer Penske PC10, #66 1m 33.383s Arciero Racing
7 Kevin Cogan March 83C, #6 1m 33.387s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
8 John Paul jr Penske PC10, #12 1m 33.575s Racing Team VDS
9 Rick Mears Penske PC10B, #1 1m 33.615s Penske Racing
10 Josele Garza Penske PC10, #55 1m 33.62s Machinists Union Racing
11 Roger Mears Penske PC10, #9 1m 34.132s Machinists Union Racing
12 Howdy Holmes March 83C, #30 1m 34.61s Shierson Racing
13 Danny Ongais March 83C, #20 1m 34.989s Patrick Racing
14 Tom Sneva March 83C, #5 1m 35.553s Bignotti-Cotter Racing
15 Chris Kneifel Primus LR03, #72 1m 35.672s Primus Racing
16 Al Unser Penske PC11, #7 1m 35.928s Penske Racing
17 Tony Bettenhausen jr March 83C, #10 1m 36.454s Bettenhausen Motorsports
18 Mike Mosley March 83C, #18 1m 37.474s Kraco Racing
19 Pancho Carter March 82C, #21 1m 38.091s Alex Foods Racing
20 Dick Simon Eagle 83, #22 1m 38.905s Dick Simon Racing
21 Greg Leffler Eagle 82, #64 1m 39.353s Jet Engineering
22 Steve Chassey Eagle 82, #56 1m 39.959s Gohr Racing
23 Bob Ward Eagle 82, #47 1m 40.571s Bob Ward
24 Desiré Wilson March 82C, #34 1m 41.146s Wysard Motor Co
25 Phil Caliva McLaren ? 1983, #38 1m 46.196s Phil Caliva
26 Jerry Karl Penske PC9, #46 2m 8.468s McCray Racing
27 Tom Klausler Schkee DB6, #48 Douglas Schulz

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

Lola T700

Cosworth

Eagle 82

Chevrolet

Penske PC9

Cosworth

Penske PC10B

Cosworth

Eagle 83

Cosworth

Eagle 82

Cosworth

Penske PC10

Cosworth

Schkee DB6

Chevrolet

March 83C

Cosworth

Penske PC11

Cosworth

March 82C

Cosworth

McLaren ? 1983

Chevrolet

Primus LR03

Cosworth