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Marlboro British Formula 3 Championship Race

Silverstone, 21 Jul 1985

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Gerrit van Kouwen Ralt RT30 [547] - VW  
#10 Pegasus Racing
15 0.22.09.50
119.08 mph
2 Dave Scott Ralt RT30 [567] - VW  
15 0.22.12.78
3 Mauricio Gugelmin Ralt RT30 [516] - VW  
West Surrey Racing
15 0.22.13.11
4 Ross Cheever Ralt RT30 [579] - VW  
Valour Racing
15 0.22.13.89
5 Phil Kempe Ralt RT30 [518] - VW  
Intersport Racing-Autoklenz
15 0.22.25.18
6 Tim Davies Reynard 853 [017] - Alfa Romeo
#4 Anglo American Racing
15 0.22.26.55
7 Russell Spence Reynard 853 [023] - VW  
Team Warmastyle
15 0.22.30.36
8 Keith Fine Ralt RT30 [587] - VW  
Intersport Racing
15 0.22.31.92
9 Graham de Zille Ralt RT30 [537] - VW  
Pegasus Racing
15 0.22.32.08
10 Mark Galvin Ralt RT30 [519] - VW  
Docking Spitzley
15 0.22.34.92
11 Cathy Muller Reynard 853 [013] - VW  
Dave Price Racing
15 0.22.38.08
12 Gary Evans Ralt RT30 - VW  
Murray Taylor Racing
15 0.22.40.84
13 Harald Huysman Ralt RT30 [513] - VW  
Eddie Jordan Racing
15 0.22.41.93
14 Andy Wallace Reynard 853 - VW  
Swallow Racing
15 0.22.42.23
15 Steve Harrington Ralt RT30 [525] - VW  
Eddie Jordan Racing
15 0.22.50.35
16 Paul Belmondo Reynard 853 [011] - VW  
Dave Price Racing
15 0.22.59.43
17 Giles Butterfield Ralt RT3/84 - Toyota 2T-G
#68 Alan Docking Racing
15 0.23.08.04
18 Ross Hockenhull Ralt RT3/84 - VW  
Richard Dutton Racing
15 0.23.09.46
19 Sean Walker Ralt RT3/84 - VW  
Valour Racing
15 0.23.10.49
20 Dick Parsons Ralt RT3/83 - Toyota 2T-G
Solar Racing
15 0.23.17.74
21 Steve Kempton Ralt RT3/84 [461] - Toyota 2T-G
15 0.23.20.87
22 Carlton Tingling Ralt RT3/83 [370] - VW  
15 0.23.23.62
23 Godfrey Hall Ralt RT3/84 [470] - Toyota 2T-G
15 0.23.24.52
24 Bill Coombs Anson SA4B - Toyota 2T-G
14
25 Jari Koiranen Magnum 853 [002] - VW  
14
26 David Hunt Reynard 853 - VW  
Swallow Racing
14
27 Julian Bailey Reynard 853 [014] - VW  
Dave Price Racing
12 Throttle cable
28 "Anton Soubriquet" Ralt RT3/84 [443] - Toyota 2T-G
11 Accident
29 Joe Foster Ralt RT30 - VW  
Murray Taylor Racing
9 Accident
30 Mike Wright Ralt RT3/84 [475B] - Toyota 2T-G
Jupiter Racing
9 Accident
31 Andrew Gilbert-Scott Ralt RT30 [578] - VW  
8 Steering
32 Anthony Reid Reynard 853 - Saab
5 Misfire
33 Maurizio Sandro Sala Reynard 853 - Saab
4 Engine
34 Jeff Ward Anson SA4 - Toyota 2T-G
2 Accident
35 Ray Stover Ralt RT3/84 - VW  
Anglo American Racing
0 Accident
DNS Mark Goddard Ralt RT3/84 - Toyota 2T-G
Did not start
(Driveshaft)
DNQ Ronnie Grant Ralt RT3/84 [82-323] - VW  
(see note 1)
Did not qualify
DNQ Barrie Pusey Ralt RT3/83 [383] - Toyota 2T-G
Did not qualify
DNQ James Tolerton Ralt RT3/84 [445] - Toyota 2T-G
Did not qualify
DNQ Jim Yardley Beagle Mk5 - Toyota 2T-G
Did not qualify

All cars are 2-litre F3 unless noted.

Qualifying
1 Mauricio Gugelmin (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [516] - VW   1.27.68
2 Gerrit van Kouwen (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [547] - VW   1.27.48
3 Julian Bailey (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 [014] - VW   1.27.76
4 Phil Kempe (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [518] - VW   1.27.76
5 Ross Cheever (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [579] - VW   1.27.79
6 Dave Scott (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [567] - VW   1.27.82
7 David Hunt (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 - VW   1.28.05
8 Mark Galvin (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [519] - VW   1.28.02
9 Tim Davies (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 [017] - Alfa Romeo 1.28.05
10 Andrew Gilbert-Scott (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [578] - VW   1.28.06
11 Andy Wallace (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 - VW   1.28.09
12 Cathy Muller (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 [013] - VW   1.28.50
13 Graham de Zille (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [537] - VW   1.28.51
14 Keith Fine (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [587] - VW   1.28.70
15 Gary Evans (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 - VW   1.28.79
16 Russell Spence (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 [023] - VW   1.28.70
17 Harald Huysman (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [513] - VW   1.28.95
18 Maurizio Sandro Sala (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 - Saab 1.29.18
19 Anthony Reid (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 - Saab 1.29.22
20 Steve Harrington (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 [525] - VW   1.29.23
21 Joe Foster (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT30 - VW   1.29.26
22 Ross Hockenhull (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 - VW   1.30.29
23 Paul Belmondo (F3) 2-litre Reynard 853 [011] - VW   1.30.35
24 Giles Butterfield (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 - Toyota 2T-G 1.30.41
25 Carlton Tingling (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/83 [370] - VW   1.30.42
26 Mark Goddard * (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 - Toyota 2T-G 1.30.45
27 Jari Koiranen (F3) 2-litre Magnum 853 [002] - VW   1.30.49
28 Ray Stover (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 - VW   1.30.69
29 Steve Kempton (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 [461] - Toyota 2T-G 1.30.76
30 Sean Walker (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 - VW   1.30.76
31 Dick Parsons (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/83 - Toyota 2T-G 1.30.85
32 Mike Wright (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 [475B] - Toyota 2T-G 1.31.11
33 Godfrey Hall (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 [470] - Toyota 2T-G 1.31.21
34 "Anton Soubriquet" (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 [443] - Toyota 2T-G 1.31.73
35 Jeff Ward (F3) 2-litre Anson SA4 - Toyota 2T-G 1.32.19
36 Bill Coombs (F3) 2-litre Anson SA4B - Toyota 2T-G 1.32.66
37 Ronnie Grant * (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 [82-323] - VW   1.31.92
38 James Tolerton * (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/84 [445] - Toyota 2T-G 1.34.63
39 Jim Yardley * (F3) 2-litre Beagle Mk5 - Toyota 2T-G 1.35.50
40 Barrie Pusey * (F3) 2-litre Ralt RT3/83 [383] - Toyota 2T-G 1.36.31
 
* Did not start

Notes on the cars:

  1. Ralt RT3/84 [82-323] (Ronnie Grant): Sold to Dave Price Racing in May 1982 and debuted by Jean-Louis Schlesser at Monaco (Autosport 3 Jun 1982 p17). Chassis number given in Autosort 7 Oct 1982. Used by Brundle from Silverstone 31 May onwards after damage to 294 at Dijon. Sold to Ronnie Grant, 1983 and retained 1984.

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.

These British Formula 3 results have been compiled by Chris Townsend using the main British magazines Autosport and Motoring News but also the US magazine On Track which carried surprisingly good coverage of the British series.

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