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Programme Cover - Watkins Glen 500 Kilometres 1986
Event: Kodak Copier 500 at Watkins GlenDate: 21.9.1986
Track: Watkins Glen International Circuit (USA), unknown lengthDistance: 500 kilometresAttendance: unknown

Watkins Glen 500 Kilometres

Start time: unknown; Grid: unknown; Weather: unknown

Entered: 33

Practiced: 31

Started: 31

Finished: unknown

IMSA GTP (GTP) : P:15, ST:15

IMSA GTP Lights (Lights) : P:16, ST:16

Entry List
Entry List - Watkins Glen 500 Kilometres 1986
Photos by courtesy of: Gene Bird (18), Mike Birch (14) and Marshall Tremblay (7)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 11/03/2005 Last photo update on this page: 24/05/2017
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0404 - Jaguar XJR-7 #002 (Group 44) - Group 44Jaguar XJR-7 #002 (Group 44) - Jaguar V12/60° 2v SOHC 6500 cc N/AGTP
Group 44 (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brian Redman (GB)/Hurley Haywood (USA)Result: 5th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 14th (1:41.630)
Colours: white (+green)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird and Mike Birch
0707 - Ford Mustang Probe (Zakspeed) - Zakspeed/Ford ElectronicFord Mustang Probe # (Zakspeed) - Ford DFP L4 4v 2100 cc TurboGTP
Zakspeed/Ford Electronic (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pete Halsmer (USA)/Tom Gloy (USA)Result: 18th (18 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 6th (1:39.920)
Colours: white/red/blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird and Marshall Tremblay
11 - Porsche 962 #HR1 (Holbert) - Holbert RacingPorsche 962 #HR1 (Holbert) - Porsche Type 962/71 F6 2v SOHC 3164 cc TurboGTP
Holbert Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Al Holbert (USA)/Derek Bell (GB)Result: 2nd (24s109 behind the winner)
Grid: 4th (1:39.700)
Colours: white/dark blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch
55 - Porsche 962 #113 - Bob Akin Motor RacingPorsche 962 #113 - Porsche Type 962/71 F6 2v SOHC 3164 cc TurboGTP
Bob Akin Motor Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bob Akin (USA)/James Weaver (GB)Result: 9th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 5th (1:39.800)
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: Yokohama
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird and Mike Birch
77 - Ford Mustang Probe (Zakspeed) - Zakspeed/7-ElevenFord Mustang Probe # (Zakspeed) - Ford DFP L4 4v 2100 cc TurboGTP
Zakspeed/7-Eleven (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Scott Pruett (USA)
listed, never drove:
Pete Halsmer (USA), Lyn St. James (USA)
Result: 30th - did not finish
Grid: 12th (1:41.100)
Colours: white/dark blue (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Marshall Tremblay and Gene Bird
1010 - Porsche 962 #F01 (HR3F) (Fabcar) - Hotchkis RacingPorsche 962 #F01 (HR3F) (Fabcar) - Porsche Type 962/71 F6 2v SOHC 3164 cc TurboGTP
Hotchkis Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Hotchkis (USA)/Jim Adams (USA)Result: 6th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 10th (1:40.770)
Colours: dark blue/pink/white (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch
1616 - Porsche 962 #120 - Dyson RacingPorsche 962 #120 - Porsche Type 962/71 F6 2v SOHC 3164 cc TurboGTP
Dyson Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Rob Dyson (USA)/Price Cobb (USA)Result: 3rd (0 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 13th (1:41.340)
Colours: white/red/yellow
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch
1818 - BMW GTP #86G-1 (March) - BMW North AmericaBMW GTP #86G-1 (March) - BMW M12/14 L4 4v DOHC 2000 cc 1xGarrettGTP
BMW North AmericaClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Davy Jones (USA)/John Andretti (USA)Result: winner - (179.500 kph) - margin: 24s109
Grid: 1st (1:37.658)
Colours: white (+blue/red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird
1919 - BMW GTP (March) - BMW North AmericaBMW GTP # (March) - BMW M12/14 L4 4v DOHC 2000 cc 1xGarrettGTP
BMW North America (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Watson (GB)/David Hobbs (GB)Result: 21st - did not finish
Grid: 2nd (1:38.640)
Colours: white (+blue/red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird
2424 - Spice SE86CL Pontiac Fiero GTP #PSGTPL1 - Spice EngineeringSpice SE86CL #PSGTPL1 - Pontiac L4 3000 cc N/ALights
Spice Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chip Ganassi (USA)/Bob Earl (USA)Result: 7th 1st in Lights (7 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 16th (1:44.660)
Colours: white
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird
3636 - Badger BB Mazda - Erie ScientificBadger BB # - Mazda 13B 2R 1308 cc RotaryLights
Erie Scientific-
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Driven by: Frank Jellinek (USA)/John Grooms (USA)Result: 15th (13 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 29th
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch
4242 - Fabcar CL Porsche #FGTP-701=>FEP-001 - White/AllenFabcar CL #FGTP-701=>FEP-001 - Porsche Type 901 F6 2v SOHC 2993 cc N/ALights
White/AllenClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Higgins (USA)/John O'Steen (USA)
listed, never drove:
Chip Mead (USA)
Result: 20th (23 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 27th
Colours: red/white
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird
4444 - Jaguar XJR-7 #003 (Group 44) - Group 44Jaguar XJR-7 #003 (Group 44) - Jaguar V12/60° 2v SOHC 6500 cc N/AGTP
Group 44 (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bob Tullius (USA)/Chip Robinson (USA)Result: 14th (11 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th (1:40.240)
Colours: white (+green)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch and Marshall Tremblay
5252 - Chevrolet Corvette GTP #T8610-HU01 (Lola) - Hendrick MotorsportsChevrolet Corvette GTP #T8610-HU01 (Lola) - Chevrolet 209 V6 2v 3400 cc TurboGTP
Hendrick Motorsports (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Sarel van der Merwe (ZA)/Doc Bundy (USA)Result: 4th (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 15th (1:46.820)
Colours: black/white/silver (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird
6262 - Argo JM19 Buick - The Racer's EdgeArgo JM19 # - Buick Lights
The Racer's EdgeClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ken Knott (USA)/Todd Brayton (USA)Result: 23rd - did not finish
Grid: 28th
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch
6363 - Argo JM19 Mazda #107 - Certified BrakesArgo JM19 #107 - Mazda 13B Racing 2R 1308 cc RotaryLights
Certified Brakes (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jim Downing (USA)/John Maffucci (USA)Result: 11th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 18th
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird
6666 - Royale RP40 Mazda #JM16/097 (Argo) - STS/Penthouse/MMRRoyale RP40 #JM16/097 (Argo) - Mazda 13B Racing 2R 1308 cc RotaryLights
STS/Penthouse/MMRClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jim Rothbarth (USA)/Mike Meyer (USA)Result: 13th (11 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 23rd
Colours: yellow/white
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 04/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird
6767 - Porsche 962 #106 - BF GoodrichPorsche 962 #106 - Porsche Type 962/71 F6 2v SOHC 3164 cc TurboGTP
BF Goodrich (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jochen Mass (D)
listed, never drove:
Jim Busby (USA)
Result: 29th - did not finish
Grid: 7th (1:40.120)
Colours: white (+black/red/blue)
Tyres: BF Goodrich
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch
6868 - Porsche 962 #119 - BF GoodrichPorsche 962 #119 - Porsche F6 2v SOHC TurboGTP
BF Goodrich (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Darin Brassfield (USA)/John Morton (USA)Result: 25th - did not finish
Grid: 11th
Colours: white (+black/red/blue)
Tyres: BF Goodrich
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch and Marshall Tremblay
7373 - Tiga GT286 Chevrolet #322 - AMF RacingTiga GT286 #322 - Chevrolet V6 3000 cc N/ALights
AMF RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Steve Phillips (USA)/Howard Katz (USA)Result: 28th - did not finish
Grid: 19th
Colours: red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Marshall Tremblay
7979 - Alba AR5 Oldsmobile #006 - Whitehall RocketsportsAlba AR5 #006 - Oldsmobile 3000 cc N/ALights
Whitehall RocketsportsClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Skeeter McKitterick (USA)/Tim Coconis (USA)Result: 10th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 26th
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: Firestone
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch
8080 - Alba AR6 Ferrari - Gaston Andrey RacingAlba AR6 # - Ferrari 308 V8 3000 cc N/ALights
Gaston Andrey RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Martino Finotto (I)/Ruggero Melgrati (I)
listed, never drove:
Carlo Facetti (I)
Result: 22nd - did not finish
Grid: 17th
Colours: red
Tyres: Bridgestone
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Mike Birch and Marshall Tremblay
8383 - Nissan GTP ZX-T #T710-3 (Lola) - Electramotive EngineeringNissan GTP ZX-T #T710-3 (Lola) - Nissan VG30 GTP/Electramotive V6/60° 2v 3000 cc 1xGarret TO3GTP
Electramotive Engineering (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Elliot Forbes-Robinson (USA)/Jan Lammers (NL)Result: 24th (33 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 3rd (1:39.240)
Colours: blue/red (+white)
Tyres: Bridgestone
Photo updated: 24/05/2017Photo by courtesy of: Gene Bird and Mike Birch
No photos available:
09The car is not available on a photoTiga GT285 #287 - Mazda 13B 2R 1308 cc RotaryLights
Ball Bros. RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Steve Durst (USA)
listed, never drove:
Mike Brockman (USA)
Result: 31st - did not finish
Grid: 20th
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
6The car is not available on a photoTiga GT286 #321 - Buick V6 3000 cc N/ALights
Morgan Performance (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Charles Morgan (USA)
listed, never drove:
Logan Blackburn (USA)
Result: 27th - did not finish
Grid: 21st
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
14The car is not available on a photoPorsche 962 #103 - Porsche Type 962/71 F6 2v SOHC TurboGTP
Holbert Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Al Unser (USA)
listed, never drove:
Al Holbert (USA), Derek Bell (GB)
Result: 16th - did not finish
Grid: 8th
Colours: white/dark blue
Tyres: Goodyear
22The car is not available on a photoRoyale RP40 #JM16/104 (Argo) - Mazda 13B Racing 2R 1308 cc RotaryLights
Sherry Cup Team 22 (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Paul Corazzo (USA)/Tom Hessert (USA)Result: 17th (17 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 31st
Colours: red (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
29The car is not available on a photoTiga GT285 # - Mazda 13B 2R 1308 cc RotaryLights
Le Cafe/Ares SportsClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ron Canizares (USA)/Mike Strawbridge (USA)Result: 19th - did not finish
Grid: 25th
Colours: blue
Tyres: unknown
61The car is not available on a photoArgo JM19 #113 - Buick Lights
Deco Sales-Perf Tech (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brent O'Neill (USA)/John Lloyd (USA)Result: 12th (11 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 22nd
Colours: black (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
70The car is not available on a photoDenali Speedcar # - Mazda 13B Racing/JLC Engineering 2R 1308 cc RotaryLights
Z&W Motorsports (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: David Loring (USA)
listed, never drove:
Pierre Honegger (USA)
Result: 8th (8 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 30th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
93The car is not available on a photoTiga GT286 #330 - Mazda 13B 2R 1308 cc RotaryLights
Rusty Jones, Mid-O (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Kelly Marsh (USA)
listed, never drove:
Don Marsh (USA)
Result: 26th - did not finish
Grid: 24th
Colours: white/blue (+red)
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:
9The car did not arriveTiga # - Mazda 1300 cc RotaryLights
Wolff Racing-
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Drivers listed: Bill Wolff (USA)/Tom Dalrymple (USA)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
25The car did not arriveTiga GT286 #341 - Ferrari 308 V8 3000 cc N/ALights
Gaston Andrey Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Ruggero Melgrati (I)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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