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JAF Formula Pacific Series Race

Suzuka, 31 Oct 1981

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Masahiro Hasemi March 81A - Nissan LZ14
#11 Hasemi Motorsports
20 39m 14.19s
183.6 kph
2 Satoru Nakajima March 81A - Toyota 2T-G Tom's
#37 I&I Racing Development
20 39m 14.68s
3 Osamu Nakako Hayashi 220P - Nissan LZ14 Tomei
#21 Hayashi Racing
20 39m 31.79s
4 Keiji Matsumoto March 782/79B - Nissan LZ14 Tomei
#8 Tomei Jidousha
20 39m 34.87s
5 Kenji Takahashi March 79B - Nissan LZ14 Tomei
#24 Tomei Jidousha
20 39m 50.80s
6 Naohiro Fujita March 81A - Toyota 2T-G Tom's
#5 Speed Star Wheel Racing Team
20 39m 51.72s
7 Bob Earl Hayashi 220P - Toyota 2T-G Tom's
#1 Arizona Racing
20 39m 58.12s
8 Toshio Suzuki Ralt RT1 - Toyota 2T-G TRD
#2
20 40m 29.40s
9 John David Briggs March 81A - Ford BDD
#15 John Briggs Racing
20 40m 29.72s
10 Masatomo Shimizu March 81A - Nissan LZ14 Central 20
#33 Central 20 Racing Team
20 41m 23.46s
R Kazuyoshi Hoshino March 79B - Nissan LZ14
#3 Hoshino Racing
10
R Takeshi Iida Falcon 82P - Ford BDD Tomei
#7 Falcon Racing Team
9
R Fumio Muto March 782/79B - Nissan LZ14
#10 Victory Circle Club
2
R Toshio Motohashi March 782/79B - Nissan LZ14 Tomei
#20 Central 20 Racing Team
2
DNS Tom Phillips March 81A [5] - Ford BDA
#16
Did not start
DNS Tommy Grunnah March 81A [8] - Ford BDD
#17
Did not start
DNS Isao Hanasato Chevron B42 [42-78-20?] - Nissan LZ14
#25 Isao Hanasato
Did not start
DNA Fumiyasu Sato Chevron B40 - Toyota 2T-G
#6 Fumiyasu Sato
Did not arrive

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

Qualifying
1 Satoru Nakajima (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 81A - Toyota 2T-G Tom's 1.55.49
2 Kazuyoshi Hoshino (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 79B - Nissan LZ14 1.55.94
3 Masahiro Hasemi (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 81A - Nissan LZ14 1.56.12
4 Keiji Matsumoto (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 782/79B - Nissan LZ14 Tomei 1.56.51
5 Kenji Takahashi (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 79B - Nissan LZ14 Tomei 1.57.96
6 Osamu Nakako (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Hayashi 220P - Nissan LZ14 Tomei 1.58.32
7 Naohiro Fujita (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 81A - Toyota 2T-G Tom's 1.58.66
8 Bob Earl (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Hayashi 220P - Toyota 2T-G Tom's 1.59.46
9 Tom Phillips * (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 81A [5] - Ford BDA 1.59.67
10 Takeshi Iida (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Falcon 82P - Ford BDD Tomei 2.00.15
11 Toshio Suzuki (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1 - Toyota 2T-G TRD 2.01.05
12 Fumio Muto (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 782/79B - Nissan LZ14 2.01.27
13 Toshio Motohashi (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 782/79B - Nissan LZ14 Tomei 2.01.35
14 Masatomo Shimizu (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 81A - Nissan LZ14 Central 20 2.01.45
15 John David Briggs (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 81A - Ford BDD 2.01.47
16 Tommy Grunnah * (F/Pac) 1.6-litre March 81A [8] - Ford BDD 2.02.10
17 Isao Hanasato * (F/Pac) 1.6-litre Chevron B42 [42-78-20?] - Nissan LZ14 2.07.84
 
* 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' original results.

Japanese race results have been provided by Michael Ferner. His main sources have been the "Japan Automobile Federation" website (www.jaf.or.jp) and Tooru Kitajima's "Formula Nippon Data Center" (http://isweb34.infoseek.co.jp/motor/fndc/).

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.