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British Formula Atlantic Championship Race

Mallory Park, 5 Apr 1981

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Ray Mallock Ralt RT4/81 [218] - Ford BDA Swindon
#6 Cliff Smith Racing/Chemtex
40 0.28.35.48
2 Alo Lawler Ralt RT4/80 [199] - Ford BDA Smith
#1 L&B Excavations
40 0.28.49.85
3 Phil Dowsett March 81A [15] - Ford BDA Nicholson
#5 Pinch Plant
40 0.29.15.68
4 Richard Hawkins Ralt RT1 [9] - Ford BDA Nicholson
#22 The Lep Group of Companies
39
5 Geoff Byman Lola T760 [HU1] - Ford BDA Smith
#9
38
6 Tony Westwood March 79B - Ford BDA Swindon
#2 Datamatic Ltd
38
R Ian Flux Ehrlich RP5B - Ford BDA Ehrlich
#15
32 Airbox
R Malcolm Hull March 782 - Ford BDA Richardson
#18 Neil Fletcher Racing
Not known
R Ian Taylor Tiga FA81 [164] - Ford BDA Nelson
#3 Queensgate Racing
14 Engine
R Colin Lees Argo JM9 [057-FA] - Ford BDA Smith
#7 Goodwin Racing
7 Suspension
DNA Mike Catlow Ralt RT1 [71?] - Ford BDA Hart
#17
Did not arrive
DNA Carlos Ulibarri March 80A [18] - Ford BDA Swindon
#19 Neil Edwards Racing
Did not arrive
DNA David Duffield Ralt RT4/80 [185] - Ford BDA Swindon
#20 Caledon Coal Company
Did not arrive
DNA Mark Thatcher Ehrlich RP5A - Ford BDA Ehrlich
#16
Did not arrive

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

Qualifying
1 Ray Mallock (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/81 [218] - Ford BDA Swindon 0.48.14
2 Alo Lawler (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/80 [199] - Ford BDA Smith 0.48.27
3 Ian Flux (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ehrlich RP5B - Ford BDA Ehrlich
4 Ian Taylor (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Tiga FA81 [164] - Ford BDA Nelson
5 Colin Lees (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Argo JM9 [057-FA] - Ford BDA Smith
6 Richard Hawkins (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1 [9] - Ford BDA Nicholson
7 Phil Dowsett (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 81A [15] - Ford BDA Nicholson
8 Malcolm Hull (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 782 - Ford BDA Richardson
9 Geoff Byman (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Lola T760 [HU1] - Ford BDA Smith
10 Tony Westwood (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDA Swindon

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 British race results have been compiled by Chris Townsend based on material in Autosport and Motoring News reports in the UK 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.