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Adelaide '100'

Adelaide International, 8 Feb 1976

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Ken Smith Lola T330 [HU8] - Chevrolet V8
#11 La Valise Travel
68 1.14.49.4
2 Vern Schuppan Lola T332 [HU37] - Chevrolet V8
#64 Theodore Racing
68 1.14.53.4
3 John Leffler Lola T400 [HU15] - Chevrolet V8
#7 Grace Bros Race Team
68 1.15.01.2
4 Chris Milton McLaren M18/M22 [500-01] - Chevrolet V8
#10 John Martins
66
5 Kevin Bartlett Lola T400 [HU1] - Chevrolet V8
#5 Kevin Bartlett/Shell Sport
64
6 John McCormack Elfin MR6 [6741] - Repco Holden V8
#1 Ansett Elfin Team
62
7 Keith Poole Gardos OR2 - Repco Holden V8
#21 C & C Autos
61
8 Graeme Lawrence Lola T332 [HU28] - Chevrolet V8
Singapore Airlines
60
9 Johnnie Walker Lola T332 [T330 HU23(B)] - Repco Holden V8
#25
59
10 Ken Shirvington Lola T400 [HU4] - Chevrolet V8
#19
56
11 Jon Davison Matich A50 [004] - Repco Holden V8
#4 Southern Comfort Racing
55
12 Gil Cameron McLaren M10B [400-02] - Chevrolet V8
#39 V.Y.I.'s
55
13 John Cannon March 73A/751 ["75AM"] - Chevrolet V8
#9 Anglo American Racing
42
R John Goss Matich A51 [005] - Repco Holden V8
#2
Crash
R David Purley Lola T330 [HU17] - Chevrolet V8
#3
28 Crash
R Terry Hook Lola T332 ['071-084'] - Chevrolet V8
Sharp Corporation of Aust
Crash
R Max Stewart Lola T400 [HU3] - Chevrolet V8
#6 Sharp Corporation of Aust
6 flat tyre/broken rear suspension
DNS Baron Robertson Elfin MR5 [5722] - Repco Holden V8
Did not start
(Seized oil pump)
DNS Stephen Fraser Cicada [4] - Chevrolet V8
Did not start
(Engine)
DNS Paul Bernasconi Lola T400 [HU3] - Chevrolet V8
#16 Sharp Corporation of Aust
Did not start
T Max Stewart Lola T400 [HU2] - Chevrolet V8
#6 Sharp Corporation of Aust
(Only used in practice)
DNP Peter Roach Matich A50 [001 as '002'] - Repco Holden V8
Did not take part in official practice
DNA Bruce Allison Lola T332 [T330 HU22-3] - Chevrolet V8
Did not arrive
DNA Garrie Cooper Elfin MR8-C [8761] - Chevrolet V8
Did not arrive
DNA Glen Nichols Elfin MR5 [5711] - Ford V8
Did not arrive
DNA John Edmonds Elfin MR5-B [5723] - Repco Holden V8
Did not arrive
DNA Ian Adams Lola T330 [HU1] - Chevrolet V8
Did not arrive

All cars are 5-litre F5000 unless noted.

Qualifying
1 Ken Smith (F5000) 5-litre Lola T330 [HU8] - Chevrolet V8 00.49.3
2 Johnnie Walker (F5000) 5-litre Lola T332 [T330 HU23(B)] - Repco Holden V8 00.49.7
3 John Cannon (F5000) 5-litre March 73A/751 ["75AM"] - Chevrolet V8 00.49.7
4 Graeme Lawrence (F5000) 5-litre Lola T332 [HU28] - Chevrolet V8 00.49.7
5 Vern Schuppan (F5000) 5-litre Lola T332 [HU37] - Chevrolet V8 00.49.7
6 John Goss (F5000) 5-litre Matich A51 [005] - Repco Holden V8 00.49.8
7 Kevin Bartlett (F5000) 5-litre Lola T400 [HU1] - Chevrolet V8 00.50.8
8 Max Stewart(T) (F5000) 5-litre Lola T400 [HU2] - Chevrolet V8 00.51.0
8 Max Stewart (F5000) 5-litre Lola T400 [HU3] - Chevrolet V8 00.51.0
9 Keith Poole (F5000) 5-litre Gardos OR2 - Repco Holden V8 00.51.2
10 John Leffler (F5000) 5-litre Lola T400 [HU15] - Chevrolet V8 00.51.4
11 John McCormack (F5000) 5-litre Elfin MR6 [6741] - Repco Holden V8 00.51.6
12 Terry Hook (F5000) 5-litre Lola T332 ['071-084'] - Chevrolet V8 00.51.9
13 David Purley (F5000) 5-litre Lola T330 [HU17] - Chevrolet V8 00.52.8
14 Chris Milton (F5000) 5-litre McLaren M18/M22 [500-01] - Chevrolet V8 00.52.8
15 Paul Bernasconi * (F5000) 5-litre Lola T400 [HU3] - Chevrolet V8 00.52.9
16 Ken Shirvington (F5000) 5-litre Lola T400 [HU4] - Chevrolet V8 00.53.2
17 Stephen Fraser * (F5000) 5-litre Cicada [4] - Chevrolet V8 00.58.4
18 Baron Robertson * (F5000) 5-litre Elfin MR5 [5722] - Repco Holden V8 00.58.6
19 Gil Cameron (F5000) 5-litre McLaren M10B [400-02] - Chevrolet V8 00.59.4
20 Jon Davison (F5000) 5-litre Matich A50 [004] - Repco Holden V8 DNP
 
* Did not start

Sources

The identification of individual cars in these results is based on the material presented elsewhere in this site and may in some cases contradict the organisers' orginal results.

Rothmans series results have been collated and checked by Glenn Moulds from the widest possible range of sources: Racing Car News, Australian Auto Action, Car & Driver Australia, Chequered Flag, Motor Sport Reporter and Australian Competition Yearbook. Elfin material has been checked against "Australia’s Elfin Sports and Racing Cars".

All comments, clarifications, corrections and additions are most welcome. Please email Allen if you can add anything.

Individual sources for this event

Glenn Moulds' sources include the original race program and entry list plus race reports in Racing Car News, Australian Auto Action, Chequered Flag and Australian Competition Yearbook (although they did not publish any results tables at all). In addition, the Surfers programme had a full results table of the previous rounds.