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British Formula Atlantic Championship Race

Oulton Park, 14 Aug 1982

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Alo Lawler Ralt RT4/80 [199] - Ford BDD Smith
#1 LEP Group/Mackinnon Haulage (Prestwick) Ltd
25 0.24.39.2
100.63
2 Mike Catlow Ralt RT1 [71?] - Ford BDD Racing Fabrications
#7
25 0.25.04.3
3 Ian Flux Ehrlich RP5B - Ford BDD
#15
25 0.25.07.1
4 Duncan Bain March 78B - Ford BDD Nicholson
#8 Abdex Engineering
24
5 Masanori Sekiya Ehrlich RP5A - Ford BDD Swindon
#10 Team Sanada
24
6 Dave Hoban March 782 [6] - Ford BDD Wadworth
#4 (see note 1)
24
R John Sheldon Tiga FA81/82 [164] - Ford BDD Nicholson
#2
Drive shaft
R Neil Crang Tiga FA82 [200] - Ford BDD Nicholson
#3
Engine

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

Qualifying
1 Alo Lawler (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT4/80 [199] - Ford BDD Smith
2 Ian Flux (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ehrlich RP5B - Ford BDD plus 0.5
3 John Sheldon (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Tiga FA81/82 [164] - Ford BDD Nicholson
4 Mike Catlow (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1 [71?] - Ford BDD Racing Fabrications
5 Masanori Sekiya (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ehrlich RP5A - Ford BDD Swindon
6 Duncan Bain (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 78B - Ford BDD Nicholson
7 Dave Hoban (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 782 [6] - Ford BDD Wadworth
8 Neil Crang (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Tiga FA82 [200] - Ford BDD Nicholson

Notes on the cars:

  1. March 782 [6] (Dave Hoban): Alex Ribeiro's Hart-engined car at Thruxton 27 Mar 1978 and presumably all season. Hired by Wolfgang Locher for Hockenheim 26 Sep. To Phil Dowsett for Formula Atlantic in 1979 and converted to 79B spec. To Dave Hoban in 1982 and retained until 1984.

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.

Individual sources for this event

Autosport 19 Aug 1982 p55, Motoring News 19 Aug 1982 p56, Prog (AF).