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Programme Cover - Mid-Ohio 500 Kilometres 1981
Event: The Lumbermens 500, third annual North American Sports Car Championship Mid-OhioDate: 30.8.1981
Track: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course (USA), unknown lengthDistance: 500 kilometresAttendance: unknown

Mid-Ohio 500 Kilometres

Non championship race
Start time: 13:00; Grid: unknown; Weather: unknown

Entered: 67

Practiced: unknown

Started: 41

Finished: unknown

Group 8 (Gr.8) : P:2, ST:2

Group 6 (Gr.6) : P:6, ST:6

Group 5 (Gr.5) : P:9, ST:9

Group 4 (Gr.4) : P:24, ST:24

Entry List
Entry List - Mid-Ohio 500 Kilometres 1981
Photos by courtesy of: Mark Sterling (17)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 25/04/2006 Last photo update on this page: 04/10/2007
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11 - Porsche 935 K3/80 #000 00011 (Kremer) - Fitzpatrick RacingPorsche 935 K3/80 #000 00011 (Kremer) - Porsche F6 TurboGr.5
Fitzpatrick Racing (GB)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: John Fitzpatrick (GB)/Jim Busby (USA)Result: 2nd (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 7th
Colours: white (+blue)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 04/10/2007Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
33 - Porsche 935 M16 #930 890 0013 (AIR) - Andial RacingPorsche 935 M16 #930 890 0013 (AIR) - Porsche 930/79/Andial F6 3200 cc TurboGr.5
Andial Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Rolf Stommelen (D)/Derek Bell (GB)Result: winner - (149.349 kph) - margin: 1 lap
Grid: 5th
Colours: white (+yellow/red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
55 - Porsche 935 K3/80 #000 00013 (Kremer) - Akin Motor RacingPorsche 935 K3/80 #000 00013 (Kremer) - Porsche F6 TurboGr.5
Akin Motor Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bob Akin (USA)/Skeeter McKitterick (USA)Result: 13th (16 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
1212 - Porsche 924 Carrera GTR #003 - Holbert RacingPorsche 924 Carrera GTR #003 - Porsche 924 t/c L4 KKKGr.4
Holbert Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Doc Bundy (USA)/Al Holbert (USA)
listed, never drove:
John Bauer (USA)
Result: 6th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 14th
Colours: blue (+yellow/red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
1818 - Porsche 935 JLP-2 #009 00043 (Kremer) - JLP RacingPorsche 935 JLP-2 #009 00043 (Kremer) - Porsche F6 TurboGr.5
JLP Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Ray Ratcliff (USA)/M. L. Speer (USA)Result: 9th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 29th
Colours: light blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
1919 - Lola T600 Chevrolet #HU5 - Chris Cord RacingLola T600 #HU5 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGr.5
Chris Cord Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chris Cord (USA)/Jim Adams (USA)Result: 32nd - did not finish
Grid: 8th
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 04/10/2007Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
2525 - Ralt RT2 Hart #153 - Red Roof InnsRalt RT2 #153 - Hart 420R L4 2000 cc N/AGr.6
Red Roof Inns (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jim Trueman (USA)/Bobby Rahal (USA)Result: 5th - did not finish
Grid: 2nd (1:25.429)
Colours: white (+red/black)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
2626 - Porsche 911 Carrera #911 230 0030 - Roe/Selby RacingPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 230 0030 - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
Roe/Selby RacingClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Earl Roe (USA)/Tim Selby (USA)Result: 14th (17 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 27th
Colours: yellow (+dark blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
6767 - BMW M1 #WBS59910004301195 - Crevier RacingBMW M1 #WBS59910004301195 - BMW L6 4v 3500 cc N/AGr.4
Crevier Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Joe Crevier (USA)/Koll
listed, never drove:
Al Unser, Jr. (USA)
Result: 21st (23 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 55th
Colours: red (+blue/white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
6868 - Cicale-March (March) - Elite RacingMarguey # (March) - Ford L4 Gr.6
Elite RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Richard Guider (USA)/Bertil Roos (S)Result: 3rd 1st in Gr.6 (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd
Colours: blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
7070 - Datsun 280ZX - Morgan PerformanceDatsun 280ZX - Datsun Gr.4
Morgan Performance (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Charles Morgan (USA)/Jim Miller (USA)Result: 20th (22 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 26th
Colours: silver
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
7474 - Chevron GTP BuickChevron GTP # - Buick Gr.5
Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Del Russo Taylor (USA)/Janis Taylor (USA)Result: 29th (48 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 15th
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
7979 - Porsche 924 Carrera GTR #WP0ZZZ93ZBS720006 - Promotion Ltd.Porsche 924 Carrera GTR #WP0ZZZ93ZBS720006 - Porsche 924 t/c L4 2000 cc KKKGr.4
Promotion Ltd. (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Tom Winters (USA)/Bob Bergstrom (USA)Result: 8th (13 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 17th
Colours: white (+orange)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
9191 - Porsche 934 #930 670 0167 - ElectrodynePorsche 934 #930 670 0167 - Porsche F6 TurboGr.4
Electrodyne (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Chester Vincentz (USA)/Jeff Wood (USA)Result: 7th (13 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 57th
Colours: red (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
111111 - BMW M1 #WBS59910004301065 - Charles KendallBMW M1 #WBS59910004301065 - BMW M88 L6 4v 3500 cc N/AGr.4
Charles Kendall (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Dennis Aase (USA)/Jim Cook (USA)Result: 4th 1st in Gr.4 (6 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 11th (1:32.617)
Colours: white/blue/yellow/red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Mark Sterling
No photos available:
03The car is not available on a photoPorsche 934 #930 670 0162? - Porsche F6 TurboGr.4
Toyota Village (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Werner Frank (USA)/Rudy Bartling (CDN)Result: 19th (21 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 21st
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
07The car is not available on a photoPorsche 924 Carrera GTR #005 - Porsche 924 t/c L4 KKKGr.4
Heimrath Racing (CDN)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Ludwig Heimrath (CDN)/Ludwig Heimrath, Jr. (CDN)Result: 24th - did not finish
Grid: 22nd
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
2The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 Gr.4
Cam 2 Corvette-
Front-engined
Driven by: Joe Scheckel (USA)/Jerry Lancaster (USA)Result: 33rd - did not finish
Grid: 36th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
6The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 N/AGr.4
Kerry Hitt-
Front-engined
Driven by: Kerry Hitt (USA)/Nick Engels (USA)Result: 27th (41 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 40th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
8The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 460 0035 - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
Bob BeasleyClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bob Beasley (USA)/George Stone (USA)Result: 10th (15 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 31st
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
9The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 360 0601 - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
Bob CopemanClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Bob Copeman (USA)/Lawrence Farmer (USA)
listed, never drove:
Tom Alan Marx (USA)
Result: 16th (20 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 32nd
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
10The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet Gr.4
Climax Racing-
Front-engined
Driven by: Paul Chunta (USA)/Mark Voegele (USA)Result: 25th (33 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 35th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
16The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 433 V8 N/AGr.4
Mason Racing/Yenko SportscarsClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Kim Mason (USA)/Don Yenko (USA)Result: 17th (20 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 28th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
23The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Monza - Chevrolet Gr.5
-
-
Driven by: Tracy Wolf (USA)/Dan Darnell (USA)Result: 41st - did not finish
Grid: 43rd
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
28The car is not available on a photoMcRae GM9 # - Chevrolet V8 5000 cc N/AGr.8
Dan FureyOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Graham McRae (NZ)/Dan Furey (USA)Result: 37th - did not finish
Grid: 6th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
31The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 454 V8 N/AGr.4
Chesrown Olds-GMC (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Larry Trotter (USA)/Larry Voit (USA)Result: 15th (18 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
39The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 # - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
Foreign Exchange-
Rear-engined
Driven by: John Higgins (USA)/Larry Connor (USA)Result: 23rd (26 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 37th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
40The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera # - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
Southard Motor RacingClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Steve Southard (USA)/Mark Altman (USA)Result: 11th (15 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 24th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
43The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 350 V8 N/AGr.4
Dynasales (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: John Carusso (USA)/Phil Currin (USA)Result: 34th - did not finish
Grid: 13th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
44The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8 Gr.5
StratagraphClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Billy Hagan (USA)/Terry Labonte (USA)Result: 12th (16 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 18th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
49The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 N/AGr.4
James Moyer-
Front-engined
Driven by: Jim Moyer (USA)/Phil Pate (USA)Result: 30th - did not finish
Grid: 51st
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
51The car is not available on a photoMazda RX-7 # - Mazda RotaryGr.4
Red Roof Inns (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Doug Carmean (USA)/Willy T. Ribbs (USA)Result: car not used (Rear axlu hub)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
61The car is not available on a photoMarch 73S/77S #73S-14 - BMW M12 L4 4v 1991 cc N/AGr.6
S.O.D.E.S. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: E. B. Lunken (USA)/John O'Steen (USA)Result: 28th (43 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
71The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet Gr.4
Keirn Garage-
Front-engined
Driven by: Philip Keirn (USA)/Gail Engle (USA)Result: 22nd (26 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 56th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
72The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera # - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
ElectrodyneClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jay Kjoller (USA)/Jean Kjoller (USA)Result: 18th (21 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 34th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
73The car is not available on a photoChevron B26/31 #Gr.6
Systems-MechanicalOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Joe Salyer (USA)/Larry Wood (USA)Result: 26th (36 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 16th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
75The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet Gr.4
North Bay Contracting-
Front-engined
Driven by: Dale Kreider (USA)/Peter Knab (USA)
listed, never drove:
Bill Nelson (USA)
Result: 31st (68 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 25th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
78The car is not available on a photoLola T600 #HU4 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGr.5
JLP Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Paul (USA)/John Paul, Jr. (USA)Result: 36th - did not finish
Grid: 4th (1:26.475)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
81The car is not available on a photoFrissbee # (Lola) - Chevrolet V8 5000 cc N/AGr.8
U. S. Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tom Klausler (USA)/John Morton (USA)Result: 35th 1st in Gr.8 - did not finish
Grid: 1st (1:24.477)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
85The car is not available on a photoLola T240 #Gr.6
Lynn Hanover (USA)-
-
Driven by: Terry Whitlock (USA)/Michael Canan (USA)Result: 39th - did not finish
Grid: 33rd
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
93The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #006 00024 - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
R & H Racing (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Rainer Brezinka (CDN)/Gary Hirsch (CDN)Result: 40th - did not finish
Grid: 30th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
99The car is not available on a photoChevron B23 #Gr.6
G. C. Jeppesen (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jake Jeppesen (USA)/SmithResult: 38th - did not finish
Grid: 12th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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:
0The car did not arrivePorsche 935 K3/80 #000 00010 (Kremer) - Porsche F6 TurboGr.5
Interscope Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Ted Field (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
00The car did not arrivePorsche 935 K3/80 #000 00027 (Kremer) - Porsche 930/80 F6 TurboGr.5
Interscope Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Ted Field (USA)Result: did not arrive (Raced in Suzuka)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
01The car did not arriveBMW 320 i # - BMW L4 N/AGr.4
Roehrig Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Drivers listed: J. Kurt Roehrig (USA)/Dave White (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
3The car did not arriveLola T530 #HU4 - Chevrolet V8 5000 cc N/AGr.8
Racing Team V.D.S.Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Geoff Brabham (AUS)/Al Holbert (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
4The car did not arriveLola T530 #HU8 - Chevrolet V8 5000 cc N/AGr.8
Garvin Brown Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Danny Sullivan (USA)/Al Holbert (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
11The car did not arriveMarch 77B #Gr.6
David Locke (USA)-
-
Drivers listed: David Locke (USA)/Pat Garmyn (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
14The car did not arriveFord Capri RS 2600 # - Ford Gr.4
Dopke RacingClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Clayton Dopke (USA)/Bob Lengel (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
20The car did not arriveLola T294 #T292-HU40 - Ford L4 N/AGr.6
(USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Steven Payne-Herbert (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
22The car did not arrivePorsche 914/4 # (Araki) - VW 411E F4 OHV N/AGr.4
Personalized Autohaus (USA)-
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Wayne Baker (USA)/Robert Overby (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
23The car did not arrivePorsche 911 # - Porsche Gr.4
-
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Stephen Lax (CDN)/Herman Lausberg (CDN)Result: did not arrive (Accident in Mosport)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
29The car did not arrivePorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
Van Every Racing, Inc. (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Lance Van Every (USA)/Ash Tisdelle (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
30The car did not arrivePorsche 935/78-81 #JR-001 (Joest) - Porsche 930/79 F6 TurboGr.5
Momo/Penthouse (I)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Gianpiero Moretti (I)/Bobby Rahal (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: red (+yellow)
Tyres: Goodyear
32The car did not arriveChevron B28 # - Chevrolet V8 5000 cc N/AGr.8
EKR RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Duane Eitel (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
34The car did not arrivePorsche 924 Carrera GTR # - Porsche 924 t/c L4 KKKGr.4
Drolsom Racing (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: George Drolsom (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
36The car did not arrivePorsche 924 Carrera GTR # - Porsche 924 t/c L4 KKKGr.4
Herman & Miller P/A-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Paul Miller (USA)/Pat Bedard (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
38The car did not arrivePorsche 911 Carrera # - Porsche F6 N/AGr.4
Al BaconClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Al Bacon (USA)/John Ashford (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
41The car did not arriveBMW M1 #WBS59910004301225 - BMW L6 4v 3500 cc N/AGr.4
Deacon RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: David Deacon (CDN)/Rudy Bartling (CDN)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
42The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet Gr.5
Cotrone Racing-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Joe Cotrone (USA)/Emory Donaldson (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
48The car did not arriveMSL 19 - Ford N/AGr.5
William G. MurphyOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
50The car did not arriveBazeley Mk III # - V8 N/AGr.8
Andrew Bazeley-
-
Drivers listed: Andrew Bazeley (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
52The car did not arrivePorsche 911 # - Porsche Gr.4
-
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: Fred Snow (USA)/Tom Cripe (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
52The car did not arriveWilliams FW07B B Can-Am #FW07/06 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/AGr.8
Pete Lovely VWOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Gary Gove (USA)/Pete Lovely (USA)Result: did not arrive (Accident)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
57The car did not arrivePorsche 924 - Porsche Gr.4
Personalized Autohaus-
-
Drivers listed: Wayne Baker (USA)/Robert Overby (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
58The car did not arrivePorsche 911 - Porsche Gr.4
John Hulen-
Rear-engined
Drivers listed: John Hulen (USA)/Ron Coupland (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
88The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet Gr.4
Woodson Brothers-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Peter Minogue (USA)/Gene Felton (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
97The car did not arriveChevron B21/23 # - Hart N/AGr.6
Genoa Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Jay Jacobs (USA)/John Cordell (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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Photos by: Mark Sterling (2)
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