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CASC North American Formula Atlantic Series Race

Bridgehampton, 16 Sep 1979

ResultsLapsTime/Speed
1 Jeff Wood March 79B [17] - Ford BDD
#2 Great Plains
35 0.52.22.110
114.29
2 Tom Gloy Ralt RT1/79 [147] - Ford BDD Jennings
#38 Lane Sports
35
3 Howdy Holmes March 79B - Ford BDD
#8 Jiffy Mixes-Doug Shierson Racing
35
4 Bob Earl Ralt RT1/78 [142] - Ford BDD
#19 NTS Racing
35
5 Rick Koehler March 79B [9] - Ford BDD
#51 Ecurie Excalibur
35
6 John Mortensen March 79B - Ford BDD
#9 Transcendental Meditation-DSR
34
7 John Paul Jr Ralt RT1/79 [96] - Ford BDD
#18 Hilton
34
8 Kevin Cogan Ralt RT1/79 [132?] - Ford BDD
#33 Ralt American Arciero/K&K Investments/Quaker State
34 30' penalty jump start
9 Jon Norman March 79B - Ford BDD
#58 Squash-Marvin-Clegg Racing
34
10 Joe Sposato March 79B [13] - Ford BDD
#28 Fat Cola Racing
34
11 Larry Bergman Ralt RT1 - Ford BDD
#87 Briggs Racing
34
12 Mark McCaig Chevron B45 [45-78-03] - Ford BDD
#11 Rick Shea Racing
34
13 Ralph Manaker March 79B [6] - Ford BDD
#23 RM Racing/Site Hill Farms
33
14 Marco Tolama Chevron B45 [45.78.02] - Ford BDD
#5 Valvoline-Fred Opert Racing
31
15 Dan Marvin March 79B - Ford BDD
#59 Hang Ten
24
16 John Connolly Ralt RT1 - Ford BDD
#56 Connolly Enterprises
22
17 John David Briggs March 79B - Ford BDD Pacific
#79 Tropicana Hotels
21
18 Skeeter McKitterick Ralt RT1/78 [136] - Ford BDD Jennings
#12 Cam Two - AME Racing
19 Accident
19 Ken Briggs March 79B - Ford BDD Pacific
#30 Tropicana Hotels
12 Engine
20 Jacques Villeneuve Sr March 78B [13] - Ford BDD
#7 Bill Brack Racing
11 Accident
21 Robert Silvestro March 78B [12] - Ford BDD Stimola
#99 BTG Investments
11 Accident
22 Tim Coconis Ralt RT1/78 [96] - Ford BDD
#48 Hilton
9 Not known
23 Bobby Brown March 79B - Ford BDD
#49 Lang Racing
4 Engine
24 Don Breidenbach March 79B - Ford BDD Pacific
#50 Tropicana Hotels
2 Engine
UNK Bruce MacInnes Ralt RT1 - Ford BDD
#57 Connolly Enterprises

UNKP Bruce MacInnes Ralt RT1 - Ford BDD
#57 Connolly Enterprises
Unknown (practiced)
DNS Terry Knight Ralt RT1/79 - Ford BDD Stimola
#88 Normans Cay Bahamas
Did not start
(Multiple accident on pace lap)
DNS Rick Bell Ralt RT1/78 [127] - Ford BDD
#78 Bell Racing
Did not start
(Collision with Bell and McCaig)
DNA Alec Donachy March 78B - Ford BDD
#98
Did not arrive
DNA Gary Yott March 78B - Ford BDD
#37 Yott Courier Services
Did not arrive
DNA Rejean Vincent March 78B - Ford BDD
#6
Did not arrive
DNA Jean-Pierre Alamy Ralt RT1/79 [148] - Ford BDD
#13
Did not arrive
DNA Frank Bramante March 78B [4] - Ford BDD
#44 Diversified Properties-Newport Beach
Did not arrive
DNA Tommy Grunnah March 79B - Ford BDD
#53 Reliance Elevator/Relco Racing
Did not arrive
DNA Mike Follett Ralt RT1/78 [128] - Ford BDD
#21 Follett's Mountain Sports
Did not arrive
DNA Carl Liebich Lola T560 [460-HU18] - Ford BDD
#54
Did not arrive
DNA Chris Gleason Ralt RT1/78 [135] - Ford BDD
#75 Gleason Racing
Did not arrive
DNA Ken Duclos Ralt RT1/78 [119] - Ford BDD
#34 Kay-Dee Automotive
Did not arrive

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

Qualifying
1 Howdy Holmes (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDD 1.27.370
2 Kevin Cogan (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/79 [132?] - Ford BDD
3 Jeff Wood (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B [17] - Ford BDD
4 Jacques Villeneuve Sr (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 78B [13] - Ford BDD
5 Tom Gloy (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/79 [147] - Ford BDD Jennings
6 Bob Earl (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/78 [142] - Ford BDD
7 Rick Koehler (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B [9] - Ford BDD
8 Don Breidenbach (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDD Pacific
9 Tim Coconis (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/78 [96] - Ford BDD
10 Joe Sposato (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B [13] - Ford BDD
11 Dan Marvin (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDD
12 John David Briggs (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDD Pacific
13 John Mortensen (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDD
14 Ralph Manaker (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B [6] - Ford BDD
15 Bruce MacInnes * (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1 - Ford BDD
15 Bruce MacInnes (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1 - Ford BDD
16 Ken Briggs (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDD Pacific
17 Skeeter McKitterick (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/78 [136] - Ford BDD Jennings
18 John Paul Jr (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/79 [96] - Ford BDD
19 Terry Knight * (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/79 - Ford BDD Stimola
20 Mark McCaig (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Chevron B45 [45-78-03] - Ford BDD
21 Bobby Brown (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDD
22 Rick Bell * (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1/78 [127] - Ford BDD
23 Larry Bergman (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1 - Ford BDD
24 Jon Norman (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 79B - Ford BDD
25 John Connolly (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Ralt RT1 - Ford BDD
26 Robert Silvestro (F/Atl) 1.6-litre March 78B [12] - Ford BDD Stimola
27 Marco Tolama (F/Atl) 1.6-litre Chevron B45 [45.78.02] - Ford BDD
 
* 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.

North American Formula Atlantic race results have been compiled by Chris Townsend based on material in Formula and On Track, information drawn from Canadian newspapers and results sheets where available.

All comments, clarifications, corrections and additions are most welcome. Please email Allen if you can add anything.