Event: World Championship 6-Hours including The Trans-Am and The Can-Am for the SCCA Citicorp Can-Am Challenge, The GlenDate: 8.7.1978
Track: Watkins Glen Grand Prix Circuit (United States), 5.435 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Watkins Glen 6 Hours

World Championship for Makes (round 7)
Trans-Am (round 5)

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonPos.Gr.Pos.Div.
1st30Hezemans / Fitzpatrick / GreggPorsche 935/77AGeLo Racing146793.474 kms131.5481stGr.5Div.2
2nd90Stommelen / Schurti / BarbourPorsche 935/77ADick Barbour Performance1462ndGr.5Div.2
3rd10Quester / StuckBMW 320BMW Faltz Essen1383rdGr.5Div.1
4th13Shaw, Jr. / SheltonPorsche 935Hal Shaw Racing1364thGr.51stTA-II/Div.2
5th19Cord / AdamsChevrolet Monza 350Chris Cord Racing132-2ndTA-II
6th71Thomas / ChandlerPorsche 935Otis Chandler1325thGr.53rdTA-II/Div.2
7th44Fuerstenau / TulliusJaguar XJSGroup 44130-1stTA-I
8th3Guthrie / Redman / HaywoodPorsche 935Vasek Polak Racing1286thGr.54thTA-II/Div.2
9th97Frank / SchrammPorsche Carrera RSRFramm Promotions127-5thTA-II
10th32Griswold / AkinPorsche Carrera RSREarle & Akin Racing Assoc.1257thGr.56thTA-II/Div.2
11th25Migault / GuittenyFerrari 365 GT4/BBGrand Competition Cars, Inc.124-7thTA-II
12th29Overbagh / HaganChevrolet Monza 350Billy J. Hagan1221stGT8thTA-II/Div.2
13th77Jennings / O'SteenPorsche 911 SBruce Jennings122-2ndTA-I 2.5
14th9Huber / HeadleyChevrolet Corvette 427Apple Valley Racing120-3rdTA-I
15th7Heimrath / MillerPorsche 935Heimrath Racing1198thGr.59thTA-II/Div.2
16th79Callas / PapkePorsche Carrera RSRRennsport Porsche Works1189thGr.510thTA-II/Div.2
17th43Joyce / BothelloChevrolet Corvette 427Phantom Racing118-4thTA-I
18th17Pallavicini / CalderariPorsche 934Pallvano Corse1102ndGT11thTA-II/Div.2
19th91Roberts / SchulteChevrolet Corvette 350Tom's Mechanical Emporium108-5thTA-I
20th98Rynone / OleyarChevrolet Corvette 427Rynone Industries101-6thTA-I
21st16Kassel / FranklinChevrolet Camaro 302Kassel Auto Parts of Syracuse100-7thTA-I
22nd94Whittington / WhittingtonPorsche 935/77AWhittington Borthers98Radiator10thGr.5Div.2
23rd60Brandt / CallasChevrolet Corvette 350John J. Brandt98Oil leak-8thTA-I
24th6Pickett / GloyChevrolet Corvette 427Pickett Racing96-12thTA-II
25th0Ongais / FieldPorsche 935/77AInterscope Racing95Transmission11thGr.5Div.2
26th1Follmer / IckxPorsche 935Vasek Polak Racing92Engine12thGr.5Div.2
27th11Heinz / Forbes-RobinsonChevrolet Monza 350Budweiser Racing Team91-13thTA-II
28th24Frank / LevenPorsche Carrera RSRExecutive Industries85Accident-14thTA-II
29th51Aquilante / WhiteChevrolet Corvette 350Thomas Aquilante78-9thTA-I
30th22StephensPorsche Carrera RSRJeffrey Stephens76Electrical-15thTA-II
31st20Höttinger / GrohsBMW 320BMW Faltz Essen76Stopped on course13thGr.5Div.1
32nd92Orr / JobeChevrolet Corvette 454E. F. Miller & Co. and Sherill ARCO76Fuel pressure-10thTA-I
33rd4Haywood / GunnPorsche 935Vasek Polak Racing72Oil leak14thGr.516thTA-II/Div.2
34th88Hamilton / Collins / WadePorsche 911 SHamilton House Racing72Accident-17thTA-II 2.5
35th53Schuler / SchulerDatsun 280ZFred Schuler70Engine-11thTA-I
36th18Kicak / YoungChevrolet Corvette 360Free Spirit Racing38Engine-12thTA-I
37th80EngelsChevrolet Corvette 454Nagel Racing Enterprises36Broken left rear axle-13thTA-I
38th64Carter / BaechleChevrolet Corvette 427Endurance Racing Enterprises, Inc./Auto Parts30Broken drive train-14thTA-I
39th74ScottPorsche 911 SZ & W Enterprises18Accident3rdGT15thTA-I/Div.2
40th82SolomoneChevrolet Camaro Turbo 302Solomone Racing11Engine-18thTA-II
41st12PetersonBMW 320i TurboMcLaren North America10Off course15thGr.5Div.2
42nd81MortonPontiac Firebird Trans-AmAdams Associates8Engine-19thTA-II
43rd62ThomasPorsche Carrera RSRLancer2Mechanical-20thTA-II
44th2HobbsBMW 320i TurboMcLaren North America1Engine16thGr.5Div.2

Did not start:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
08Haywood / PaulPorsche 935/77AJLP RacingEngine in warm-upGr.5TA-II/Div.2
57Frostrom / WoodPorsche Carrera RSRRobert Frostrom Racing-TA-II
75Ridgely / CookPorsche Carrera RSRNorman Ridgely-TA-II

Did not qualify:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
52Slodowick / McCandlessPorsche 914/6McCandless Automotive-TA-I 2.5
15Mancuso / CoykendallChevrolet Greenwood Corvette 355Motion Marketing-TA-I
69Fiscus / LancasterChevrolet Corvette 350Old Gold Racing-TA-I
41Arutunoff / MarinaLancia StratosAutomotive International-TA-II 2.5

Did not practice:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
93Porsche 934/5Whittington BorthersGr.5Div.2

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
00Ongais / FieldPorsche 935/77AInterscope RacingGr.5Div.2
5Bill AdamChevrolet Corvette 427D. B. Racing-TA-I
12Woods / InsoloChevrolet Monza Turbo 350Roy Woods Racing-TA-II
23Orr / Jobe / MillerChevrolet Corvette 350E. F. Miller & Co. and Sherill ARCO-
28Minter / KearnsPorsche 935Desperado Racing-
39Bytzek / BartlingPorsche Carrera RSRBytzek Automotive-TA-II
50Bienvenue / TalbotPorsche 911Jacques Bienvenue-
61Cosentino / FisherMazda RX-3Faza Squadra-
66Joe SheeckelChevrolet CorvetteAll West Side Racing-
70Rutherford / WallaceOldsmobile CutlassChesrown Oldsmobile-
99Currin / GottlobChevrolet Corvette 350The Tune-Up Shop-
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