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WCAR Formula Atlantic Championship Round

Westwood, 20 Jul 1986

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Ted Prappas Ralt RT4/86 [593] - Ford BDD
#55 Team Tui

2 Roberto Quintanilla Ralt RT4/85 [509] - Ford BDD
#11 Rick Shea

3 Rod Bennett Ralt RT4/82 [308] - Ford BDD
#15

4 Sandy Dells Ralt RT4/82 [306] - Ford BDD
#70

5 Charles Nearburg Ralt RT4/83 [403] - Ford BDD
#72 Norman Racing

6 Tom Phillips Ralt RT4/82 [319] - Ford BDD Hasselgren
#5 Phillips Motorsport

7 Bob McGregor March 78B [13] - Ford BDD

8 Chris Bender Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD
#7

9 John Wink Ralt RT1/79 - Ford BDD
#41

10 Mike Buckenham Ralt RT4/83 [309] - Ford BDD
#16 Stuttgart West

11 Phil Simon Ralt RT4/81 [210] - Ford BDD
#77

12 Billy Kennelly Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD
#71 Kennelly Keys

13 Glen Smith Ralt RT4/83 ["4.199.86"] - Ford BDD Hasselgren
#4 Phillips Motorsport/Curry Auto Leasing

14 Jim Blackwell Argo JM11 [065-FA] - Ford BDD
#17

15 Harold Kaesbauer March 78B [7] - Ford BDD

16 Riley Hopkins Ralt RT4/83 [270] - Ford BDD

17 Bob Young Ralt RT4/83 [355] - Ford BDD
#98 Red Roof Inns

18 Martin Pang Ralt RT1/78 [142] - Ford BDD

19 Ron Householder Ralt RT4/83 ["4.359.86"] - Ford BDD

20 Dan Marvin Ralt RT4/82 [317] - Ford BDD
#2 Norman Racing

21 Marty Knoll Argo JM9 [056-FA] - Ford BDD
(see note 1)

22 Donald Peterson Ralt RT4/86 [596] - Ford BDD
#3 McNeill Motorsports

23 Gary Gove Ralt RT4/80 - Ford BDD
#50 Steve Boley

24 Frank Allers Johnston JM6e - Ford BDD
#86

25 Wayne Gross Ralt RT4/81 - Ford BDD
#79

26 Colin Tuckey Magnum 81A [01] - Ford BDD

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

Heat 1 Laps Time Speed
Jim Blackwell12Accident
Gary Gove2Spun off
Wayne GrossDNS (clutch)
Tom Phillips23Clutch
Glen Smith5Accident damage
Bob Young2Ignition
Ron Householder10Accident
Donald Peterson23Spun, stalled
Colin Tuckey15Oil leak
Frank Allers17Not known
Heat 2 Laps Time Speed
1Tom Phillips25
2Ted Prappas25
3Rod Bennett25
4Roberto Quintanilla25
5Sandy Dells25
6Glen Smith25
7Chris Bender25
8Bob Young25
9Jim Blackwell25
10Charles Nearburg25
11Ron Householder24
12Gary Gove24
13Phil Simon24
14John Wink24
15Bob McGregor24
16Billy Kennelly24
17Martin Pang24
18Marty Knoll23
19Donald Peterson16CWP
20Wayne Gross15Not known
21Harold Kaesbauer3Not known
22Mike Buckenham2Accident
23Dan Marvin2Accident
24Riley Hopkins2Accident
25Frank Allers0Not known
Colin TuckeyDNS (oil leak)
Qualifying
1 Tom Phillips (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [319] - Ford BDD Hasselgren 1.00.333
2 Ted Prappas (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/86 [593] - Ford BDD 1.01.248
3 Glen Smith (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 ["4.199.86"] - Ford BDD Hasselgren 1.01.384
4 Dan Marvin (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [317] - Ford BDD 1.01.400
5 Riley Hopkins (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 [270] - Ford BDD 1.01.670
6 Chris Bender (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD 1.01.762
7 Rod Bennett (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [308] - Ford BDD 1.01.920
8 Jim Blackwell (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Argo JM11 [065-FA] - Ford BDD 1.01.959
9 Roberto Quintanilla (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/85 [509] - Ford BDD 1.01.999
10 Sandy Dells (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [306] - Ford BDD 1.02.123
11 Mike Buckenham (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 [309] - Ford BDD 1.02.189
12 Ron Householder (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 ["4.359.86"] - Ford BDD 1.02.329
13 Donald Peterson (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/86 [596] - Ford BDD 1.02.490
14 Phil Simon (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/81 [210] - Ford BDD 1.02.594
15 Bob Young (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 [355] - Ford BDD 1.02.701
16 Charles Nearburg (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 [403] - Ford BDD 1.02.938
17 Gary Gove (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/80 - Ford BDD 1.03.045
18 John Wink (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/79 - Ford BDD 1.03.205
19 Bob McGregor (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 78B [13] - Ford BDD 1.04.397
20 Frank Allers (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Johnston JM6e - Ford BDD 1.04.438
21 Harold Kaesbauer (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 78B [7] - Ford BDD 1.05.032
22 Billy Kennelly (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/83 - Ford BDD 1.05.304
23 Martin Pang (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/78 [142] - Ford BDD 1.05.317
24 Marty Knoll (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Argo JM9 [056-FA] - Ford BDD 1.05.371
25 Wayne Gross (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/81 - Ford BDD 1.05.834
26 Colin Tuckey (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Magnum 81A [01] - Ford BDD 1.07.299

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.