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Event: Silverstone World Championship 6 HoursDate: 11.5.1980
Track: Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit (United Kingdom), 4.719 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Silverstone 6 Hours

Weather:warm, dry
Start time:12:00
Grid:unknown
Distance:6 hours
Attendance:unknown
Entered:40
Practiced:31
Qualified:29
Started:26
Finished:11
Classified:11
Classes:PractStartClass
Group 6 - Sports +2000432
Group 6 - Sports 2000330
Group 51393
Group 4 - Grand Touring442
Group 3 - GT Series000
Group 2 - Touring111
IMSA GTX/GTP443
Le Mans GTP220
Pre-race sessions:
2 qualifying sessions held for a total of 180 minutes on 10/5
Winners:
Overall:8De Cadenet Lola LM FordDe Cadenet / Wilson
Group 5:54Lancia Beta Montecarlo TurboRöhrl / Alboreto
Group 4 - Grand Touring:29Porsche 934Cleare / Dron
Group 2 - Touring:58BMW 320iCalderari / Vanoli
IMSA GTX/GTP:18Porsche 935 JLP-2Paul / Redman
Fastest Laps:
Overall:19Porsche 935 K3/80John Fitzpatrick (GB)1:25.530198.607 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:19Porsche 935 K3/80John Fitzpatrick (GB)1:22.090206.931 km/h
Group 6 - Sports +2000:1ACR 80 FordGaillard / Chevalley / Trisconi1:24.490
Group 6 - Sports 2000:41Osella PA8 BMWLombardi / Brambilla1:25.550
Group 4 - Grand Touring:30Porsche 934Zbinden / Kofel1:36.170
Group 2 - Touring:58BMW 320iCalderari / Vanoli1:45.020
IMSA GTX/GTP:18Porsche 935 JLP-2Paul / Redman1:26.560
Le Mans GTP:10Aston Martin AM V8Hamilton / Bell1:40.100
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Porsche (11), Lancia (3), BMW (2)
Top engines by numbers:Porsche (11), Ford (4), Lancia (3), BMW (3), Aston Martin (2)
Top car types by numbers:Porsche 935 (5), Lancia Beta Montecarlo Turbo (3), Porsche 934 (3)
Driver nationalities:GB (30), D (10), CH (6), I (6), USA (4), F (4)
Team nationalities:GB (9), I (4), D (4), CH (3), USA (2)
Most used colours:white (41%), blue (16%), red (13%), green (12%), yellow (5%), orange (4%)
Engine positions:mid-engined (46%), rear-engined (38%), front-engined (16%)
Average engine size:2917 cc (with regard to 42% turbocharged cars and 3% cars with rotary engine an applicable size is 3509 cc)
Oldest known drivers:Martino Finotto (47), Carlo Facetti (45), Brian Redman (43)
Youngest known drivers:Eddie Cheever (21), Michele Alboreto (24), Riccardo Patrese (26)
Woman drivers:Lella Lombardi, Desiré Wilson

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
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