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Australian National F1 Championship Race

Winton, 29 Jun 1986

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Ken Smith Ralt RT4/86 [592] - Ford BDD Jennings
#8 Ralt Australian-Pye

2 Graham Watson Ralt RT4/86 [591] - Ford BDD Edgell
#9 Ralt Australian-Ignis

3 Peter Hopwood Ralt RT4/85 [507] - Ford BDD
#22 Menage Motorsport

4 Brian Sampson Ralt RT4/82 [331] - Ford BDD

5 Peter Boylan Ralt RT4/81 [280?] - Ford BDD
#7 Menage Motorsport [Steve Webb]

6 Peter Macrow Cheetah Mk8 [81-3] - Ford BDD
(see note 1)

UNK Chris Hocking Ralt RT4/84 [479] - Ford BDD

UNK Peter Larner Ralt RT4/82 [292] - Ford BDD

UNK John Wise (ANF2) 1.6-litre Cheetah Mk7 - Volkswagen Golf single cam

UNK Grahame Blee (ANF2) 1.6-litre Cheetah Mk6GE - Toyota single cam

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

Qualifying
1 Graham Watson (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/86 [591] - Ford BDD Edgell 53.9s
2 Ken Smith (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/86 [592] - Ford BDD Jennings 54.1s
3 Chris Hocking (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/84 [479] - Ford BDD 54.5s
4 Peter Hopwood (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/85 [507] - Ford BDD 54.6s
5 Peter Macrow (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Cheetah Mk8 [81-3] - Ford BDD 54.9s
6 Brian Sampson (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [331] - Ford BDD 55.9s
7 Peter Boylan (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/81 [280?] - Ford BDD 56.0s
8 John Wise (ANF2) 1.6-litre Cheetah Mk7 - Volkswagen Golf single cam 56.9s
9 Peter Larner (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/82 [292] - Ford BDD 56.9s
10 Grahame Blee (ANF2) 1.6-litre Cheetah Mk6GE - Toyota single cam 57.5s

Notes on the cars:

  1. Cheetah Mk8 [81-3] (Peter Macrow): Built to Formula Pacific (AF1) specification and delivered to Peter Macrow in February 1983. Macrow raced the car in Formula Pacific in 1983, 1984, 1985 and 1986. It was sold to Graham (Graeme?) Smith in 1986, then to Rod Anderson in 1989. The next owner is reported to be a James Sears in 1995. It was next owned by Geoff Turner in 1996, and then to Geoff Wiseman in 1998.

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.

The Australian race results have been provided by Chris Townsend based on material in Autosport and Motoring News reports plus the information supplied by a wide range of contributors.

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.