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WCAR Formula Atlantic Championship Round

Portland International Speedway, 24 Aug 1986

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Ted Prappas Ralt RT4/86 [593] - Ford BDD
#55 Team Tui
33 38m 28.00s
98.555 mph
2 Roberto Quintanilla Ralt RT4/85 [509] - Ford BDD
#11 Rick Shea
33 38m 35.80s
3 Dan Marvin Ralt RT4/82 [317] - Ford BDD
#2 Norman Racing
33 38m 39.70s
4 Rod Bennett Ralt RT4/82 [308] - Ford BDD
#15
33 38m 52.02s
5 Sandy Dells Ralt RT4/82 [306] - Ford BDD
#70
33 38m 52.70s
6 Glen Smith Ralt RT4/83 ["4.199.86"] - Ford BDD Hasselgren
#4 Phillips Motorsport/Curry Auto Leasing
33 38m 53.50s
7 Billy Kennelly Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD
#71 Kennelly Keys
33 38m 54.20s
8 Charles Nearburg Ralt RT4/83 [403] - Ford BDD
#72 Norman Racing
33 38m 55.00s
9 Joe Sposato Ralt RT4/86 [655] - Ford BDD
#28
33
10 Jim Blackwell Argo JM11 [065-FA] - Ford BDD
#17
33
11 Ron Householder Ralt RT4/83 ["4.359.86"] - Ford BDD
33
12 Frank Allers Johnston JM6e - Ford BDD
#86
33
13 Tom Phillips Ralt RT4/82 [319] - Ford BDD Hasselgren
#5 Phillips Motorsport
32
14 Mike Buckenham Ralt RT4/83 [309] - Ford BDD
#16 Stuttgart West
32
15 Jerry Kehoe March 80A [15] - Ford BDD
31
16 Tom LaFortune Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD
#25
18 Accident
17 John Wink Ralt RT1/79 - Ford BDD
#41
10 Accident
18 Ron Lampley Ralt RT4/81 - Ford BDD
#9
10 Accident
18 Donald Peterson Ralt RT4/86 [596] - Ford BDD
#3 McNeill Motorsports
9 Accident
19 Martin Pang Ralt RT1/78 [142] - Ford BDD
8 Engine
20 Marty Knoll Argo JM9 [056-FA] - Ford BDD
(see note 1)
4 Overheating
21 Phil Simon Ralt RT4/81 [210] - Ford BDD
#77
0 Clutch
DNS Chris Bender Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD
#7
Did not start
(Engine in warm up)

All cars are 1.6-litre F/Atl unless noted.

Qualifying
1 Tom Phillips (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [319] - Ford BDD Hasselgren 1.03.91
2 Ted Prappas (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/86 [593] - Ford BDD 1.04.72
3 Dan Marvin (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [317] - Ford BDD 1.05.23
4 Glen Smith (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 ["4.199.86"] - Ford BDD Hasselgren 1.05.55
5 Roberto Quintanilla (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/85 [509] - Ford BDD 1.05.65
6 Charles Nearburg (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 [403] - Ford BDD 1.05.70
7 Chris Bender * (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD 1.05.94
8 Sandy Dells (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [306] - Ford BDD 1.06.04
9 Rod Bennett (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [308] - Ford BDD 1.06.42
10 Mike Buckenham (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 [309] - Ford BDD 1.06.56
11 Joe Sposato (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/86 [655] - Ford BDD 1.06.72
12 Jim Blackwell (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Argo JM11 [065-FA] - Ford BDD 1.06.77
13 Ron Householder (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 ["4.359.86"] - Ford BDD 1.07.03
14 Donald Peterson (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/86 [596] - Ford BDD 1.07.44
15 Billy Kennelly (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD 1.07.47
16 Frank Allers (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Johnston JM6e - Ford BDD 1.07.61
17 Ron Lampley (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/81 - Ford BDD 1.07.69
18 Tom LaFortune (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD 1.08.10
19 John Wink (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/79 - Ford BDD 1.08.45
20 Jerry Kehoe (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 80A [15] - Ford BDD 1.12.35
21 Phil Simon (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/81 [210] - Ford BDD 1.14.08
22 Marty Knoll (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Argo JM9 [056-FA] - Ford BDD No time
23 Martin Pang (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/78 [142] - Ford BDD No time
 
* Did not start

Notes on the cars:

  1. Argo JM9 [056-FA] (Marty Knoll): New to Tyrrell Arnold to race in the 1981 Irish Atlantic series, then to Jim Blackwell (Seattle, WA) in 1982 and raced in WCAR events in 1984 and 1985, then Marty Knoll (North Vancouver, BC) who raced it in WCAR in 1986 and 1987. Then to Terry Edwards in 1987-88 and from him to Gary Milligan (Richmond, British Columbia) who used it as the basis of the Buick-engined Lotus Europa with which he won the National Autocross Championship in 1994.

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' original results.

North American Formula Atlantic race results have been compiled by Chris Townsend based on material in On Track and Sports Car, plus results sheets where available.

All comments, clarifications, corrections and additions are most welcome. Please email Allen (allen@oldracingcars.com) if you can help in any way with our research.