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Programme Cover - Trans-Am Mosport 1979
Event: The Molson Canadian Trans-Am/Atlantic Weekend, An Event In The Molson Summer of RacingDate: 19.8.1979
Track: Mosport Park (CDN), 3.957 kmsDistance: 40 lapsAttendance: 15000

Trans-Am Mosport

Trans-Am (round 7)
Start time: 15:00; Grid: unknown; Weather: sunny

Entered: 32

Practiced: 28

Started: 24

Finished: unknown

Category I (Cat.I) : P:19, ST:16, CL:16

Category II (Cat.II) : P:9, ST:8, CL:8

Entry List
Entry List - Trans-Am Mosport 1979
Photos by courtesy of: Mark Windecker (19), Ron Kielbiski (9), Jan Hettler (6) and Wayne Ellwood (2)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 29/05/2002 Last photo update on this page: 23/01/2005
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00 - Chevrolet Camaro - Oftedahl RacingChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.I
Oftedahl Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Miguel Muniz (MEX)Result: 19th - did not finish (Head gasket)
Grid: 10th
Colours: orange (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
0000 - Chevrolet Camaro - Oftedahl RacingChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.I
Oftedahl Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Carl Shafer (USA)
listed, never drove:
Daniel Muniz (MEX)
Result: 21st - did not finish (Overheating)
Grid: 18th
Colours: orange (+blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
0909 - Porsche 935/77A #930 890 0021 - Bayside RacingPorsche 935/77A #930 890 0021 - Porsche F6 TurboCat.II
Bayside Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Preston Henn (USA)Result: 5th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 4th
Colours: white/orange (+black)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 29/05/2002Photo by courtesy of: Ron Kielbiski
55 - Chevrolet Corvette - Dead Bear RacingChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 Cat.I
Dead Bear Racing (CDN)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Bill Adam (CDN)Result: 18th - did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 7th
Colours: white/blue (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
77 - Porsche 935 #930 770 0958 - Ludwig HeimrathPorsche 935 #930 770 0958 - Porsche F6 TurboCat.II
Ludwig Heimrath (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Ludwig Heimrath (CDN)Result: 24th - did not finish (Oil pump)
Grid: 2nd
Colours: white
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker and Ron Kielbiski
1515 - Chevrolet Corvette 355 Roadster #Greenwood 010Chevrolet Corvette #Greenwood 010 - Chevrolet 355 V8 5817 cc N/ACat.II
(USA)Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: James Mancuso (USA)Result: did not start
Grid: 27th
Colours: purple (+pink/silver)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
1616 - Chevrolet Camaro 350 - -Chevrolet Camaro - Chevrolet 350 V8 5735 cc N/ACat.I
-Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Tom Roberts (USA)Result: 15th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 22nd
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 12/08/2002Photo by courtesy of: Jan Hettler
1818 - Porsche 935 JLP-1 #930 890 0037=>JLP-1 - J.L.P. RacingPorsche 935 JLP-1 #930 890 0037=>JLP-1 - Porsche F6 TurboCat.II
J.L.P. Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: John Paul (USA)Result: winner - (159.489 kph) - margin: 42s990
Grid: 1st (1:22.583)
Colours: light blue (+yellow)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/01/2005Photo by courtesy of: Ron Kielbiski and Wayne Ellwood
2222 - Chevrolet Corvette 350 - Ray's CorvetteChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet 350 V8 5735 cc N/ACat.I
Ray's CorvetteOpen bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Ray Williams (USA)Result: 12th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 23rd
Colours: white/red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
2323 - Porsche 914/6 #473 29 24107 - Metal Craft RacingPorsche 914/6 #473 29 24107 - Porsche F6 OHC N/ACat.I
Metal Craft Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bob Zulkowski (USA)Result: 22nd - did not finish (Spin, stalled)
Grid: 20th
Colours: dark blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 12/08/2002Photo by courtesy of: Jan Hettler
2424 - Chevrolet Camaro - Performance CarsChevrolet Camaro - Chevrolet V8 Cat.I
Performance CarsClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Cam Champion (CDN)Result: did not start
Grid: 14th
Colours: black
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
2525 - Ford Mustang Boss 302 - Maier Racing Inc.Ford Mustang Boss 302 # - Ford Boss 302 V8 OHV N/ACat.I
Maier Racing Inc. (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: William Maier (USA)Result: 13th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 17th
Colours: white/blue/red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
3434 - Chevrolet Corvette - Sanborn RacingChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 Cat.I
Sanborn RacingOpen bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Jim Sanborn (USA)Result: 6th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 15th
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
4040 - Chevrolet Monza #DeKon 1016Chevrolet Monza #DeKon 1016 - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.I
Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Keith Feldott (USA)Result: did not start
Grid: 12th
Colours: white (+yellow/black)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Ron Kielbiski and Mark Windecker
4343 - Chevrolet Corvette 454 - Phantom RacingChevrolet Corvette C3 # - Chevrolet 454 V8 7440 cc N/ACat.I
Phantom RacingClosed hardtop bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Frank Joyce (USA)Result: 8th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 6th (1:29.848)
Colours: dark blue (+yellow/orange/green)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
5050 - Porsche 911 S - R & H RacingPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 N/ACat.II
R & H Racing (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Fritz Hochreuter (CDN)Result: 9th (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th
Colours: red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 12/08/2002Photo by courtesy of: Jan Hettler
6969 - Porsche Carrera RSR - Bytzek AutomotivePorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/ACat.II
Bytzek Automotive (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Klaus Bytzek (CDN)Result: 23rd - did not finish (Mechanical)
Grid: 8th
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
7070 - Chevrolet CorvetteChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet V8 Cat.I
Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Charles West (USA)Result: 7th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 16th
Colours: yellow/red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
8080 - Chevrolet Camaro (Descon) - Mo Carter RacingChevrolet Camaro # (Descon) - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.II
Mo Carter Racing (CDN)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Maurice Carter (CDN)Result: 2nd (42s990 behind the winner)
Grid: 5th
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
8282 - Chevrolet Corvette - A.O. Fick Rotary GrindingChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.I
A.O. Fick Rotary Grinding (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Warren Fairbanks (USA)Result: 10th (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 25th
Colours: orange/black
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
8585 - Porsche Carrera RS - Bienvenue PorschePorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC Cat.II
Bienvenue Porsche (CDN)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jacques Bienvenue (CDN)Result: 3rd (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 11th
Colours: red (+yellow)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Jan Hettler and Mark Windecker
8787 - Chevrolet Camaro - PRO-Pulse RacingChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.I
PRO-Pulse Racing (CDN)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Al Ratcliff (CDN)Result: 11th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 28th
Colours: silver
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
8888 - Chevrolet Monza (DeKon) - Lancer StoresChevrolet Monza # (DeKon) - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.II
Lancer StoresClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Tuck Thomas (USA)Result: 20th - did not finish (Overheating)
Grid: 3rd
Colours: yellow (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 29/05/2002Photo by courtesy of: Ron Kielbiski
9191 - Chevrolet Corvette - FEMSA/Kennedy RacingChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.I
FEMSA/Kennedy RacingOpen bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Gene Bothello (USA)Result: 4th 1st in Cat.I (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th
Colours: white/red/blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
9292 - Chevrolet Corvette - Vera B. CarlenChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 Cat.I
Vera B. CarlenOpen bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Gary Carlen (USA)Result: did not start
Grid: 13th
Colours: yellow/green
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 12/08/2002Photo by courtesy of: Jan Hettler
9393 - Chevrolet Corvette 454 #Greenwood 011 (Greenwood) - E. F. Miller Co.Chevrolet Corvette #Greenwood 011 (Greenwood) - Chevrolet 454 V8 7440 cc N/ACat.I
E. F. Miller Co.Open bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Michael Oleyar (USA)Result: 16th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 24th
Colours: black
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 14/06/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
9898 - Porsche 914/6 #914 043 0188 - Dave DeconPorsche 914/6 #914 043 0188 - Porsche F6 OHC N/ACat.I
Dave Decon (CDN)Closed hardtop bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: David Deacon (CDN)Result: 14th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 21st
Colours: dark red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 12/08/2002Photo by courtesy of: Jan Hettler
No photos available:
17The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet V8 Cat.I
Arthur Treacher'sOpen bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Paul Canary (USA)Result: 17th (18 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 26th
Colours: white
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:
8The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette # - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.I
-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Nick Engels (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
31The car did not arriveChevrolet Monza - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.I
James Kersey-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: James Kersey (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
61The car did not arriveChevrolet Corvette - Chevrolet V8 Cat.I
-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Dick Danielson (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
77The car did not arriveChevrolet Monza # - Chevrolet V8 N/ACat.II
Bruce Waller (USA)-
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Bruce Waller (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
More photos from this race:
Photos by: Ron Kielbiski (2) and Wayne Ellwood (1)
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