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Event: Fuji 500 Mile RaceDate: 23.7.1989
Track: Fuji International Speedway (J), 4.470 kmsDistance: 500 milesAttendance: 58500

Fuji 500 Miles

Start time: 12:00; Grid: 2-2-2; Weather: sunny, dry

Entered: 19

Practiced: 17

Started: 17

Classified: 8

Group C1 (C1) : P:15, ST:15, CL:6

IMSA GTP (GTP) : P:2, ST:2, CL:2

Entry List
Entry List - Fuji 500 Miles 1989
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 13/08/2007 Last photo update on this page: 10/12/2016
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77 - Porsche 962 C #005BM (Thompson) - The Alpha Racing Team with BrunPorsche 962 C #005BM (Thompson) - Porsche Typ 935/82 F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
The Alpha Racing Team with Brun (CH)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Oscar Larrauri (RA)/Maurizio Sandro Sala (BR)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 11th (1:20.758)
Colours: black/red
Tyres: Yokohama
Photo updated: 13/08/2007Photo by courtesy of: Kuni's Photo Gallery
1616 - Porsche 962 CK6 #CK6/89-1 (Thompson) - Leyton House Racing TeamPorsche 962 CK6 #CK6/89-1 (Thompson) - Porsche Typ 935/82 F6 4xOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Leyton House Racing Team (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Hideki Okada (J)/Masanori Sekiya (J)Result: winner - (176.145 kph) - margin: 52s115
Grid: 8th (1:20.311)
Colours: light blue
Tyres: Bridgestone
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Kuni's Photo Gallery and Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり
2222 - Porsche 962 CK6 #114 - Alpha Cubic Racing TeamPorsche 962 C #114 - Porsche Typ 935/82 F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Alpha Cubic Racing Team (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chiyomi Totani (J)/Naoki Nagasaka (J)Result: 5th (7 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 6th (1:20.051)
Colours: white/red
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 13/08/2007Photo by courtesy of: Kuni's Photo Gallery
2323 - Nissan R89C #02 (Lola) - Nissan MotorsportsNissan R89C #02 (Lola) - Nissan VRH35Z V8/90° 4v DOHC 3496 cc 2xIHIC1
Nissan Motorsports (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Kazuyoshi Hoshino (J)/Toshio Suzuki (J)Result: did not finish (Electrics)
Grid: 3rd (1:19.256)
Colours: blue/white/red
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり and Kuni's Photo Gallery
2424 - Nissan R89C #03 (Lola) - Nissan MotorsportsNissan R89C #03 (Lola) - Nissan VRH35Z V8/90° 4v DOHC 3496 cc 2xIHIC1
Nissan Motorsports (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Masahiro Hasemi (J)/Anders Olofsson (S)Result: did not finish (Tyre)
Grid: 1st (1:18.168)
Colours: blue/white/red
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Kuni's Photo Gallery and Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり
2525 - Porsche 962 C #134 - Advan Alpha NovaPorsche 962 C #134 - Porsche Typ 935/82 F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Advan Alpha Nova (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Kunimitsu Takahashi (J)/Stanley Dickens (S)Result: 4th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 12th (1:20.996)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Yokohama
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり
2727 - Porsche 962 C #132 - From A RacingPorsche 962 C #132 - Porsche Typ 935/82 F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
From A Racing (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: /Akihiko Nakaya (J)/Harald Grohs (D)Result: did not finish (Out of course)
Grid: 10th (1:20.382)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Bridgestone
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり and Kuni's Photo Gallery
3636 - Toyota 89C-V - Toyota Team Tom'sToyota 89C-V # - Toyota R32V V8/90° 4v DOHC 3169 cc 2xToyota CT26-RTC1
Toyota Team Tom's (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Geoff Lees (GB)/Ross Cheever (USA)Result: did not finish (Drive shaft)
Grid: 4th (1:19.276)
Colours: blue/white
Tyres: Bridgestone
Photo updated: 13/08/2007Photo by courtesy of: Kuni's Photo Gallery
3838 - Toyota 89C-V - Toyota Team Tom'sToyota 89C-V # - Toyota R32V V8/90° 4v DOHC 3169 cc 2xToyota CT26-RTC1
Toyota Team Tom's (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Hitoshi Ogawa (J)/Paolo Barilla (I)Result: 3rd (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 13th (1:21.586)
Colours: red/white
Tyres: Bridgestone
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり and Kuni's Photo Gallery
5050 - Toyota 89C-V #04 - Tenoras Toyota SARD Racing TeamToyota 89C-V #04 - Toyota R32V V8/90° 4v DOHC 3169 cc 2xToyota CT26-RTC1
Tenoras Toyota SARD Racing Team (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Roland Ratzenberger (A)/Keiichi Suzuki (J)Result: did not finish (Drive shaft)
Grid: 2nd (1:19.143)
Colours: black/silver (+white)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり and Kuni's Photo Gallery
5555 - Porsche 962 C #008 - Omron Racing TeamPorsche 962 C #008 - Porsche Typ 935/82 F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Omron Racing Team (AUS)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Vern Schuppan (AUS)/Eje Elgh (S)
listed, never drove:
Keiji Matsumoto (J)
Result: did not finish (Clutch)
Grid: 9th (1:20.333)
Colours: blue/white
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり and Kuni's Photo Gallery
100100 - Porsche 962 C GTi #106B (RLR) - Trust Racing TeamPorsche 962 C GTi #106B (RLR) - Porsche Typ 935/82 F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Trust Racing Team (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: George Fouché (ZA)/Steven Andskar (S)Result: 2nd (52s115 behind the winner)
Grid: 5th (1:19.869)
Colours: white (+blue/black/red)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Kuni's Photo Gallery
202202 - Mazda 767B #002 - MazdaspeedMazda 767 B #002 - Mazda 13J Racing 4R 2616 cc RotaryGTP
Mazdaspeed (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Yoshimi Katayama (J)/Youjirou Terada (J)/Takashi Yorino (J)Result: 7th (38 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 14th (1:21.829)
Colours: red/green (+black)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 10/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Kuni's Photo Gallery
No photos available:
26The car is not available on a photoPorsche 962 C #126 - Porsche Typ 935K F6 4v DOHC 2869 cc 2xKKKC1
Advan Alpha Tomei (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Kazuo Mogi (J)/Kenji Takahashi (J)Result: did not finish (Clutch)
Grid: 15th (1:23.053)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Yokohama
85The car is not available on a photoMarch 88S #87G-1=>88G-1 (March-LM) - Nissan VG30 V6/60° 2v SOHC 3000 cc 2xGarrett TO3C1
Cabin Racing Team with Team Le Mans (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Takao Wada (J)/Akio Morimoto (J)
listed, never drove:
Kouji Satou (J)
Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 7th (1:20.259)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Yokohama
88The car is not available on a photoBritish Barn BB89R # (Tom's) - Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3500 cc N/AC1
British Barn Racing Team (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jirou Yoneyama (J)/Hideo Fukuyama (J)
listed, never drove:
Kiyoshi Misaki (J)
Result: 8th (40 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 16th (1:25.496)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Dunlop
230The car is not available on a photoMazda 757 #003=>103 - Mazda 13G Racing 3R 1962 cc RotaryGTP
Shizumatsu Racing (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tetsuji Shiratori (J)/Syuuji Fujii (J)/Seisaku Suzuki (J)Result: 6th 1st in GTP (18 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 17th (1:29.187)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Dunlop
If you have a picture of any car that is missing in the gallery or you might have a better photo, please, do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
Entered cars that did not arrive:
36TThe car did not arriveToyota 89C-V - Toyota R32V V8/90° 4v DOHC 3169 cc 2xToyota CT26-RTC1
Toyota Team Tom's (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Geoff Lees (GB)/Ross Cheever (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Bridgestone
100TThe car did not arrivePorsche 962 C # - Porsche Typ 935/82 F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Trust Racing Team (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: George Fouché (ZA)/Steven Andskar (S)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Dunlop
More photos from this race:
Photos by: Kuni's Photo Gallery (6) and Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり (1)
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