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Event: Castrol 1000 KyalamiDate: 10.12.1983
Track: Kyalami (South Africa), 4.104 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Kyalami 1000 Kilometres

Weather:mostly dry, brief rain, dark at end
Start time:unknown
Grid:2-2-2, PP left
Distance:1000 kilometres
Attendance:30000
Entered:42
Practiced:40
Qualified:40
Started:40
Finished:20
Classified:18
Classes:PractStartClass
Group C15158
Group C Junior551
Group B774
Group 1 - Touring Series662
SASCC Modified - Saloon Cars773
Pre-race sessions:
1 non-qualifying practice session held on 7/12
2 qualifying sessions held on 8/12
Winners:
Overall:2Porsche 956Bellof / Bell
Group C Junior:64Alba AR2 GianniniFinotto / Facetti / Faraci
Group B:72BMW M1Winther / Jensen
Group 1 - Touring Series:83Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV6Pickering / Bianco
SASCC Modified - Saloon Cars:91BMW 535iViana / Moni
Leaders:
laps 1-244:2Porsche 956Bell, Bellof
Fastest Laps:
Overall:2Porsche 956Stefan Bellof (D)1:15.590195.454 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:2Porsche 956Stefan Bellof (D)1:10.880208.442 km/h
Group C Junior:64Alba AR2 GianniniFinotto / Facetti / Faraci1:21.970
Group B:70BMW M1Dören / Gall1:31.520
Group 1 - Touring Series:81Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV6Fontes / D'Oliviera1:38.010
SASCC Modified - Saloon Cars:94Nissan Skylinevan der Linde / Santana1:35.660
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (16), BMW (5), Lancia (4), Alfa Romeo (4), Nissan (3)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (16), BMW (5), Alfa Romeo (4), Mazda (4), Nissan (3)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 956 (9), Porsche 930 (5), Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV6 (4)
Driver nationalities:ZA (38), D (16), I (14), GB (5), S (3), CH (3), F (3), DK (2), B (2), NL (2)
Team nationalities:ZA (15), D (10), I (6), GB (4)
Most used colours:white (43%), red (16%), blue (14%), green (9%), yellow (5%), black (5%)
Engine positions:mid-engined (59%), front-engined (27%), rear-engined (14%)
Average engine size:2615 cc (with regard to 53% turbocharged cars and 10% cars with rotary engine an applicable size is 3485 cc)
Oldest known drivers:Martino Finotto (50), Paddy Driver (49), Carlo Facetti (48)
Youngest known drivers:George Fouché (18), Wayne Taylor (23), Alessandro Nannini (24)
Woman drivers:Desiré Wilson

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