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Event: Radio 210 Racing ThruxtonDate: 27.8.1979
Track: Thruxton Circuit (United Kingdom), unknown lengthOrganiser: BARC

MN GT Thruxton

Weather:sunny, dry
Start time:17:03
Grid:unknown
Distance:10 laps
Attendance:unknown
Entered:30
Practiced:27
Qualified:27
Started:20
Finished:16
Classified:16
Classes:PractStartClass
Class A - Over 2500 cc765
Class B - 1501-2500 cc1074
Class C - 1001-1500 cc544
Class D - Under 1000 cc533
Pre-race sessions:
1 qualifying session held for a total of 15 minutes on 27/8
Winners:
Overall:24Škoda 130 RS Chevrolet (Taylors 24)Mick Hill
Class B - 1501-2500 cc:32Škoda CoupeTony Sugden
Class C - 1001-1500 cc:51MiniPeter Baldwin
Class D - Under 1000 cc:72Sunbeam StilettoDavid Enderby
Fastest Laps:
Overall:4DFVW FordWalter Robertson (GB)1:22.100166.261 km/h
:24Škoda 130 RS Chevrolet (Taylors 24)Mick Hill (GB)1:22.100166.261 km/h
Class B - 1501-2500 cc:36Škoda 130 RSTony Dickinson (GB)1:23.500163.477 km/h
Class C - 1001-1500 cc:51MiniPeter Baldwin (GB)1:26.600157.619 km/h
Class D - Under 1000 cc:70Davrian Mk.7 ImpJohn Digby (GB)1:33.200146.450 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:24Škoda 130 RS Chevrolet (Taylors 24)Mick Hill1:22.500
Class B - 1501-2500 cc:32Škoda CoupeTony Sugden1:24.000
Class C - 1001-1500 cc:51MiniPeter Baldwin1:28.200
Class D - Under 1000 cc:75Hillman ImpJohn Schneider1:32.500
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Škoda (5), Porsche (2), Davrian (2), Sunbeam (2), Ford (2)
Top engines by numbers:Ford (7), Imp (3), Hart (2), Porsche (2)
Top car types by numbers:Škoda 110 R (3), Škoda 130 RS (2), Porsche 911 Carrera (2), Davrian Mk.7 (2), Sunbeam Stiletto (2), Ford Escort (2)
Driver nationalities:GB (20)
Team nationalities:GB (20)
Average engine size:2179 cc
Oldest known drivers:Dudley Wood (33)
Youngest known drivers:Dudley Wood (33)

Official Race Programme:

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