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Event: Canon RAC Tourist TrophyDate: 11.9.1983
Track: Silverstone Circuit (United Kingdom), 4.719 kmsOrganiser: unknown

Tourist Trophy

Weather:unknown
Start time:14:50
Grid:2-2-2, PP right
Distance:500 kilometres
Attendance:8500
Entered:64
Practiced:unknown
Started:44
Finished:unknown
Classified:27
Classes:PractStartClass
Group A - Division 3272518
Group A - Division 215136
Group A - Division 11263
Winners:
Overall:20Rover VitesseSoper / Metge
Group A - Division 2:41Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV6Drovandi / Zapico
Group A - Division 1:82Ford Escort RS 1600iGreenslade / Longman
Fastest Laps:
Overall:20Rover VitesseSoper / Metge1:40.190169.540 km/h
Group A - Division 2:42Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV6Naddeo / Lombardi1:43.340
Group A - Division 1:73VW SciroccoMorris / Williams1:48.280
Pole Positions:
Overall:6Jaguar XJSNicholson / Walkinshaw1:39.050
Group A - Division 2:59MG Metro TurboWatts / Pond1:42.260
Group A - Division 1:73VW SciroccoMorris / Williams1:47.180
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:BMW (13), Alfa Romeo (10), Rover (4), Ford (4), VW (3), Volvo (3)
Top engines by numbers:BMW (13), Alfa Romeo (10), Rover (4), Ford (4), VW (3), Volvo (3)
Top car types by numbers:BMW 635 CSi (12), Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV6 (10), Rover Vitesse (4)
Driver nationalities:GB (39), D (14), I (13), S (6), B (5), CH (5), CS (3), A (3), AUS (2), F (2)
Most used colours:white (34%), red (24%), blue (11%), yellow (11%), black (10%), green (5%)
Engine positions:front-engined (100%)
Average engine size:2861 cc (with regard to 9% turbocharged cars and 2% cars with rotary engine an applicable size is 3022 cc)
Oldest known drivers:John Brindley (48), Tony Lanfranchi (48), Vince Woodman (46)
Youngest known drivers:Frank Jelinski (25), James Weaver (28), Christian Danner (30)
Female drivers:Lella Lombardi

Official Race Programme:

CoverEntry ListScheduleTrack Map
Programme Cover - Tourist Trophy 1983Entry List - Tourist Trophy 1983Schedule of events is not available.Track map is not available.
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