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International Motor Sport Association 1989


Round Date Race State Practiced Started Classified
1 5.2.1989 24 h Daytona USA 69 67  
2 5.3.1989 3 h Miami USA   25  
2 5.3.1989 45 min Miami [GT] USA   43  
3 18.3.1989 12 h Sebring USA 60 53  
4 2.4.1989 500 km Road Atlanta USA   16  
5 23.4.1989 West Palm Beach USA   21  
6 21.5.1989 2 h 30 min Summit Point [GT] USA   34  
7 29.5.1989 150 lap Lime Rock USA   23  
8 4.6.1989 500 km Mid-Ohio USA   22  
8 4.6.1989 200 km Mid-Ohio [GT] USA   29  
9 25.6.1989 500 km Mosport [GT] CDN   22  
10 2.7.1989 500 km Watkins Glen USA 20 19  
11 16.7.1989 500 km Road America USA 54 48  
12 30.7.1989 300 km Portland USA   24  
12 30.7.1989 1 h 30 min Portland USA   27  
13 12.8.1989 2 h Topeka [GT] USA   21  
13 13.8.1989 300 km Topeka USA   19 19
14 3.9.1989 2 h San Antonio     26  
14 3.9.1989 1 h San Antonio [GT]     24  
15 10.9.1989 200 km Sears Point [GT] USA   31  
15 10.9.1989 300 km Sears Point USA   26  
16 24.9.1989 500 km Watkins Glen [GT] USA   36  
17 1.10.1989 360 km Tampa USA   24  
18 1.10.1989 2 h Lime Rock [GT] USA   33  
19 15.10.1989 1 h Laguna Seca [GT] USA   29  
20 22.10.1989 1 h Del Mar [GT] USA   30  
20 22.10.1989 2 h Del Mar USA   22 15

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IMSA Round: 1

24 h Daytona

The 27th Annual SunBank 24 at Daytona, Daytona International Speedway Date: 5.2.1989

Practiced:69(GTP - 22, Lights - 17, GTO - 18, GTU - 12)
Started:67(GTP - 21, Lights - 17, GTO - 18, GTU - 12)

Circuit length: 5,729 km Race distance: 3557,873 km Winner's average speed: 148,074 km/h Attendance: 45000

Fastest lap:Jan LammersNo. 60Jaguar XJR-9 D1:42,342201,533 km/h(lap 3)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 67 Bob Wollek (F)
Derek Bell (GB)
John Andretti (USA)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Miller High Life/BF Goodrich 962 621 24:01:39,925 1. GTP 12. 1:42,944
2. 61 Price Cobb (USA)
John Nielsen (DK)
Andy Wallace (GB)
Jan Lammers (NL)
Jaguar XJR-9 D TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 621 24:03:06,594 2. GTP 7. 1:40,803
3. 3 Oscar Larrauri (RA)
Walter Brun (CH)
Hans-Joachim Stuck (D)
DNS - Doc Bundy (USA)
Porsche 962C 002BM Brun Motorsports/Kalagian Racing 603 3. GTP 4. 1:39,937
4. 86 James Weaver (GB)
Klaus Ludwig (D)
Sarel van der Merwe (ZA)
Porsche 962 139 Texaco Havoline Star Bayside Motorsports 600 4. GTP 5. 1:39,969
5. 77 Yoshimi Katayama (J)
Takashi Yorino (J)
Elliot Forbes-Robinson (USA)
Mazda 767B 001 Mazda Motors of America 559 5. GTP 10. 1:41,937
6. 16 Pete Halsmer (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Mark Martin (USA)
Paul Stewart (GB)
Lincoln Mercury Cougar XR-7 Stroh's Light Cougar 554 1. GTO 22. 1:49,192
7. 11 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA)
Dorsey Schroeder (USA)
Mark Martin (USA)
Lincoln Mercury Cougar XR-7 Stroh's Light Cougar 534 2. GTO 25. 1:52,389
8. 9 Charles Morgan (USA)
John Morrison (GB)
Tom Hessert (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 530 1. Lights 28. 1:54,322
9. 92 Bob Zeeb (USA)
Jeff Purner (USA)
Bobby Akin (USA)
Lincoln Mercury Capri Motorcraft 530 3. GTO 33. 1:56,080
10. 90 Andy Petery (USA)
Les Delano (USA)
Craig Carter (USA)
Lincoln Mercury Capri Road Circuit Technology 528 4. GTO 30. 1:55,328
11. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA)
Kelly Marsh (USA)
Brian Redman (GB)
DNS - Gary Drummond (USA)
Mazda RX 7 Mandeville Auto Tech 528 5. GTO 39. 1:58,033
12. 17 Al Bacon (USA)
Bob Reed (USA)
Rod Millen (NZ)
Mazda RX-7 Al Bacon Performance 526 1. GTU 47. 2:01,248
13. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA)
Chuck Kurtz (USA)
Butch Leitzinger (USA)
Nissan 240SX Fastcolor Images 517 Timing Belt 2. GTU 53. 2:02,551
14. 71 Amos Johnson (USA)
Dennis Shaw (USA)
Bob Lazier (USA)
DNS - Dan Robson (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 516 3. GTU 54. 2:02,602
15. 8 Tim McAdam (USA)
Bill Adam (CDN)
Chip Mead (USA)
DNS - Dan Pastorini (USA)
Fabcar GTP Chevrolet 001 Fabcar American Racing 515 6. GTP 19. 1:46,903
16. 89 Jack Refenning (USA)
Rusty Scott (USA)
Freddy Baker (USA)
Peter Uria (USA)
Porsche 911 Carrera RSR 901 Racing 511 4. GTU 60. 2:05,239
17. 03 Tom Kendall (USA)
Max Jones (USA)
Buz McCall (USA)
Jack Baldwin (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 498 6. GTO 26. 1:52,735
18. 64 Bernard Jourdain (MEX)
Oscar Manautou (MEX)
Allen Berg (CDN)
Andres Contreras (MEX)
Porsche 962 HR2 Bernard Jourdain 485 Fan belt 7. GTP 11. 1:42,715
19. 62 Terry Wolters (USA)
Chris Kraft (USA)
Rusty Bond (USA)
Alex Job (USA)
Porsche 911 Alex Job 485 5. GTU 64. 2:11,097
20. 10 John Hotchkis (USA)
Jim Adams (USA)
John Hotchkis, Jr. (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Hotchkis Racing 483 Gearbox 8. GTP 21. 9:03,594
21. 82 Dick Greer (USA)
Mike Mees (USA)
John Finger (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Aspen Inn 478 6. GTU 62. 2:06,500
22. 40 Martino Finotto (I)
Paolo Guatamacchi (I)
Uli Bieri (CDN)
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Bieri Racing 475 2. Lights 32. 1:55,902
23. 55 Dan Marvin (USA)
Alan Freed (USA)
Mike Allison (USA)
Scott Liebler (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 471 3. Lights 31. 1:55,637
24. 5 Jean-Pierre Frey (CH)
Marty Roth (CDN)
Albert Naon, Jr. (USA)
DNS - Lyn St. James (USA)
Ford Mustang Probe Tom Milner Racing 465 9. GTP 20. no time
25. 26 Dave Cowart (USA)
Scott Brayton (USA)
Mike Meyer (USA)
Jim Fowells (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 106 MSB Racing 460 4. Lights 40. 1:58,249
26. 4 Linda Ludemann (USA)
Scott Schubot (USA)
John Williams (GB)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 Buick/Quaker State 456 Engine 5. Lights 23. 1:49,758
27. 83 Arie Luyendyk (NL)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Michael Roe (IRL)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 453 Engine 10. GTP 1. 1:39,182
28. 33 Costas Los (GR)
Dieter Quester (A)
Jeff Kline (USA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird GTP 001 Old Spice Pontiac 427 Engine 11. GTP 6. 1:40,525
29. 09 Steve Durst (USA)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Mike Brockman (USA)
Tony Belcher (USA)
DNS - Mark Abel (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Ball Bros. Racing 426 Differential 12. GTP 17. 1:44,629
30. 63 Howard Katz (USA)
Jim Downing (USA)
John O'Steen (USA)
John Maffucci (USA)
DNS - Don Nickerson (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Mazda 412 Engine 6. Lights 29. 1:54,737
31. 43 John Higgins (USA)
Lorenzo Lamas (USA)
Buddy Lazier (USA)
Justus Reid (USA)
Fabcar CL Porsche FEP-002 Motorsports Marketing 395 Engine 7. Lights 46. 1:59,843
32. 75 Max Schmidt (USA)
Todd Brayton (USA)
Rusty Schmidt (USA)
Jack Engelhardt (USA)
Lola-Badger BB Mazda Jack Engelhardt 391 8. Lights 50. 2:01,847
33. 35 Craig Rubright (USA)
Jean-Paul Libert (B)
Kermit Upton (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Budweiser Racing 360 Valve 7. GTO 45. 1:59,045
34. 04 Gary Auberlen (USA)
Bill Auberlen (USA)
Cary Eisenlohr (USA)
Monte Shelton (USA)
Porsche 911 Carrera SP Racing 351 Engine 7. GTU 59. 2:03,680
35. 05 Tato Ferrer (PR)
Rolando Falgueras (PR)
Manuel Villa (PR)
Mandy Gonzalez (PR)
Royale RP40 Porsche 1 Diman Racing 349 Engine 9. Lights 48. 2:01,360
36. 85 Bruce Leven (USA)
Rob Dyson (USA)
Dominic Dobson (USA)
John Paul, Jr. (USA)
Porsche 962 121 Texaco Havoline Star Bayside Motorsports 347 Piston 13. GTP 15. 1:43,405
37. 0 Frank Jelinski (D)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Jean-Louis Ricci (F)
Porsche 962C 129 Joest Racing 346 Accident 14. GTP 16. 1:44,623
38. 87 Lance Stewart (USA)
Ron Cortez (USA)
Jeff Alkazian (USA)
Chet Fillip (USA)
DNS - John Overton (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 344 Mechanical 8. GTU 61. 2:05,918
39. 51 Jack Boxstrom (CDN)
Dale Kreider (USA)
Mark Porcaro (USA)
Carson Hurley (USA)
DNS - Roy Newsome (USA)
Buick Somerset Caribbean Sol 341 8. GTO 52. 2:02,468
40. 32 Ric Moore (CDN)
Pieter L. Baljet (CDN)
Randy McDonald (CDN)
Buick Somerset Oftedahl Racing 335 9. GTO 34. 1:56,416
41. 74 George Robinson (USA)
Bart Kendall (USA)
Johnny Unser (USA)
Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 323 Valve 9. GTU 51. 2:01,945
42. 91 David LaCroix (USA)
David Seabroke (CDN)
Buzzy Smith (USA)
Tommy Johnson (USA)
Tiga GT285 Mazda G.T. Motorsport 310 Engine 10. Lights 49. 2:01,521
43. 60 Jan Lammers (NL)
Davy Jones (USA)
Raul Boesel (BR)
Jaguar XJR-9 D TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing 288 Engine 15. GTP 2. 1:39,855
44. 53 Richard McDill (USA)
Robert Whitaker (USA)
Bill McDill (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Chateau Souverain 287 Differential 10. GTO 43. 1:58,976
45. 94 Steve Burgner (USA)
Ken Bupp (USA)
Henry Brosnaham (USA)
Robert Peters (CDN)
Mark Montgomery (USA)
DNS - Richard Valentine (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Spirit of Brandon 269 11. GTO 58. 2:03,337
46. 28 Tony Adamowicz (USA)
Albert Rocca (USA)
Tomas Lopez (MEX)
Aurelio Lopez (MEX)
Tiga GT286 Mazda Far Western Bank Canada Shoes 266 Cooling 11. Lights 55. 2:02,857
47. 68 Mario Andretti (USA)
Michael Andretti (USA)
Porsche 962 HR7 Busby Racing 237 Brakes 16. GTP 9. 1:41,381
48. 02 Parker Johnstone (USA)
Frank Everett (USA)
Ron Nelson (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird PSGTPL1 Taymay Inc. 229 Engine 12. Lights 38. 1:57,270
49. 31 Wayne Akers (USA)
Kent Painter (USA)
Anthony Puleo (USA)
David Donner (USA)
DNS - Mark Montgomery (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro A & R Auto Electric 217 Differential 12. GTO 56. 2:02,908
50. 98 Drake Olson (USA)
Chris Cord (USA)
Steve Bren (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 180 Cooling 17. GTP 13. 1:43,076
51. 88 Tom Phillips (USA)
Steve Johnson (USA)
Bob Lesnett (USA)
Argo JM19B Ferrari 118 Transact, Inc. 165 CV joint 13. Lights 41. 1:58,257
52. 46 Daniel Urrutia (USA)
Gene Whipp (USA)
Gary Smith (USA)
Jack Swanson (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Gultwind Marine 160 Differential 13. GTO 44. 1:58,996
53. 07 Tommy Riggins (USA)
Joe Varde (USA)
Kal Showket (USA)
DNS - Terry Earwood (USA)
Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 156 Engine 10. GTU 57. 2:03,324
54. 57 Reed Kryder (USA)
Zoltan Polony (USA)
Brian Goodwin (USA)
Craig Shafer (USA)
Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 142 Engine 11. GTU 63. 2:09,561
55. 6 Tom Pumpelly (USA)
Ruggero Melgrati (I)
Jack Baldwin (USA)
DNS - David Loring (USA)
Ford Mustang Probe Tom Milner Racing 117 Electrics 18. GTP 18. 1:44,870
56. 36 John Grooms (USA)
John Fergus (USA)
Frank Jellinek (USA)
Charles Monk (CDN) - DND
Argo JM16 Mazda Erie Scientific 111 Accident 14. Lights 35. 1:56,764
57. 47 Jim Burt (USA)
Nort Northam (USA)
Chaunce Wallace (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Chaunce Wallace 111 Electrics 14. GTO 67. no time
58. 27 Scott Pruett (USA)
Jerry Clinton (USA)
Les Lindley (USA)
Paul Gentilozzi (USA) - DND
Oldsmobile Cutlass Rocketsports 101 Engine 15. GTO 24. 1:51,984
59. 20 Fred Phillips (USA)
Ron McKay (USA)
Randy Pobst (USA) - DND
Tiga GT285 Mazda Kennedy Groves 92 Fuel cell 15. Lights 37. 1:57,242
60. 30 Massimo Sigala (I)
Mauro Baldi (I)
Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Stanley Dickens (S) - DND
Porsche 962 003BM Torno-Momo 80 Accident 19. GTP 14. 1:43,400
61. 84 Michael Roe (IRL)
Geoff Brabham (AUS) - DND
Chip Robinson (USA) - DND
Arie Luyendyk (NL) - DND
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-03 Electramotive Engineering 51 Withdrawn 20. GTP 3. 1:39,908
62. 12 Ken Bupp (USA)
Robert Peters (CDN)
Del Russo Taylor (USA) - DND
Mark Montgomery (USA) - DND
Paul Goral (USA) - DND
DNS - Flip Groggins (USA)
Pontiac Firebird Del Russo Taylor 50 Differential 16. GTO 36. 1:56,927
63. 29 Oma Kimbrough (USA)
Robert Kahn (USA)
Hoyt Overbagh (USA)
Robert Siegal (USA) - DND
Robert Peters (CDN) - DND
Chevrolet Camaro Overbagh Motor Racing 31 Crankshaft 17. GTO 66. no time
64. 58 Bill Bean (USA)
Michael Dow (USA)
Gary Wonzer (USA)
DNS - Jim Pace (USA)
DNS - Bob Reed (USA)
DNS - Bruce Westcott (USA)
Lola T616 Mazda Gary Wonzer Racing 19 Engine 16. Lights 68. no time
65. 96 Paul Reisman (USA)
Bob Hebert (USA) - DND
Tom Gaffney (USA) - DND
Doug Mills (CDN) - DND
Chevrolet Camaro Paul Reisman 4 Engine 18. GTO 42. 1:58,821
66. 72 Jay Kjoller (USA)
Patrick Mooney (USA) - DND
Robin Boone (USA) - DND
Bob Dotson (USA) - DND
Porsche 911 Jay Kjoller 2 Clutch 12. GTU 65. 2:11,325
67. 66 Derek Daly (IRL)
Martin Donnelly (GB) - DND
Patrick Tambay (F) - DND
Jaguar XJR-9 D TWR-J12C-188 Castrol Jaguar Racing 1 Accident 21. GTP 8. 1:40,884
Did not start:
7 Lyn St. James (USA)
David Loring (USA)
Marty Roth (CDN)
Ford Mustang Probe Tom Milner Racing Accident GTP 1:43,548
79 Jim Rothbarth (USA)
Mike Ciasulli (USA)
Kenper Miller (USA)
Gene Felton (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports Fuel pump during pace lap Lights 27. 1:53,783
In entry list:
00 Kal Showket (USA)
Neil Hanneman (USA)
P. J. Jones (USA)
Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing GTU
01 Don Bell (USA)
George Wilkie (USA)
Hendrik ten Cate (NL)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird GTP L 001 Racecraft International Lights
69 xxx Jaguar XJR-9 Castrol Jaguar Racing GTP
99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Rocky Moran (USA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers GTP

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IMSA Round: 2

3 h Miami

Nissan Grand Prix of Miami Presented by Xtra (3-Hour Nissan Grand Prix of Miami Camel Grand Prix), Miami Grand Prix Circuit Date: 5.3.1989

Started:25

Circuit length: 3,014 km Race distance: 394,874 km Winner's average speed: 130,933 km/h Attendance: 45000

Fastest lap:Geoff BrabhamNo. 83Nissan GTP ZX-T1:12,425149,830 km/h(lap 16)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 131 3:00:57,100 1. GTP 1. 1:10,496
2. 61 Price Cobb (USA)
John Nielsen (DK)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 131 3:01:04,893 2. GTP 5. 1:12,806
3. 10 Albert Naon, Jr. (USA)
Jeff Kline (USA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 130 3. GTP 6. 1:12,690
4. 98 Chris Cord (USA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 128 4. GTP 8. 1:13,666
5. 67 John Andretti (USA)
Bob Wollek (F)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 126 5. GTP 2. 1:10,914
6. 09 Steve Durst (USA)
Mike Brockman (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Ball Bros. Racing 125 6. GTP 13. 1:17,327
7. 0 Jean-Louis Ricci (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Frank Jelinski (D)
Porsche 962C 129 Joest Racing 125 7. GTP 12. 1:16,534
8. 86 James Weaver (GB)
Klaus Ludwig (D)
Porsche 962C 139 Bayside Racing/Bruce Leven 123 8. GTP 4. 1:12,629
9. 4 Scott Schubot (USA) Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 122 1. Lights 19. 1:20,303
10. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 120 2. Lights 18. 1:19,924
11. 25 Brent O'Neill (USA)
Steve Shelton (USA)
Argo JM19 Buick 113 Brent O'Neill 120 3. Lights 14. 1:17,682
12. 42 Chip Mead (USA)
Howard Cherry (USA)
Fabcar CL Porsche FGTP-701=>FEP-001 118 4. Lights 22. 1:21,794
13. 12 Albert Rocca (USA)
Tomas Lopez (MEX)
Tiga GT286 Mazda 342 Carlos Bobeda Racing 114 5. Lights 24. 1:26,340
14. 55 Dan Marvin (USA) Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 107 CV joint 6. Lights 20. 1:20,503
15. 40 Uli Bieri (CDN)
Martino Finotto (I)
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Bieri Racing 101 7. Lights 23. 1:23,117
16. 62 Tom Shelton (USA)
Derek Bell (GB)
Porsche 962 GTi 202=>DR-1 97 Accident 9. GTP 9. 1:14,309
17. 39 John Gunn (USA)
Jon Lewis (USA)
John Paul, Jr. (USA) - DNP
Phoenix JG2 Chevrolet Phoenix Race Cars 75 10. GTP 21. 1:21,189
18. 99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 72 Timing belt 11. GTP 10. 1:15,406
19. 60 Jan Lammers (NL)
DNS - Davy Jones (USA)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing 44 Accident 12. GTP 3. 1:11,787
20. 33 Bob Earl (USA)
Costas Los (GR)
DNS - Albert Naon, Jr. (USA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 002 Spice Engineering 43 Engine 13. GTP 7. 1:13,510
21. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
DNS - Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 41 Accident 8. Lights 16. 1:17,948
22. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
DNS - David Loring (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 40 Engine 14. GTP 11. 1:16,050
23. 31 Gary Robinson (USA)
Jan Thoelke (D)
DNS - Gebhardt
Gebhardt JC853 BMW Gebhardt Racing 38 Transmission 9. Lights 25. no time
24. 30 Massimo Sigala (I)
DNS - Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 6 Accident 15. GTP 17. 1:18,006
25. 79 Kenper Miller (USA)
DNS - John Paul, Jr. (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 5 Engine 10. Lights 15. 1:17,689
Did not start:
3 Oscar Larrauri (RA) Porsche 962 Brun Motorsport Accident in practice GTP
76 Jack Baldwin (USA)
Tom Pumpelly (USA)
Chevrolet Corvette GTP T8811-HU01 Peerless Racing Accident in practice GTP no time
84 Brabham
Robinson
Don Devendorf (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T Electramotive Engineering GTP 1:11,107
Running in practice:
66 Davy Jones (USA) Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-188 Castrol Jaguar Racing T-car GTP

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IMSA Round: 2

45 min Miami [GT]

Nissan Grand Prix of Miami Presented by Xtra (45 min. Xtra Super Food Centers IMSA GT Race), Miami Date: 5.3.1989

Started:43

Circuit length: 3,014 km Race distance: 87,415 km Winner's average speed: 116,600 km/h

Fastest lap:Pete HalsmerNo. 6Mercury Cougar XR-71:20,363135,030 km/h(lap 4)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 29 0:44:58,895 1. GTO 1. 1:20,112
2. 03 Tom Kendall (USA) Chevrolet Beretta Skoal Bandit Racing 29 0:45:00,576 2. GTO 3.
3. 18 "Fomfor" (ES) Chevrolet Camaro 29 3. GTO 12.
4. 65 Gonzalez Chevrolet Camaro 29 4. GTO 6.
5. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 29 5. GTO 4.
6. 72 John Finger (USA) Mazda RX-7 29 1. GTU 11.
7. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 29 2. GTU 24.
8. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 29 3. GTU 14.
9. 23 Javier Garcia (USA) Chevrolet Corvette 29 6. GTO 16.
10. 34 Kikos Fonseca (CR) Porsche 934 930 670 0161-2 28 7. GTO 42.
11. 06 Bill Wink (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 28 8. GTO 15.
12. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda RX-7 Al Bacon Perf 28 4. GTU 18.
13. 46 Adriano Abreu (DR) Nissan 280Z Servicenter Abreu 28 5. GTU 17.
14. 47 Chaunce Wallace (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Lion Rampant Racing 28 9. GTO 25.
15. 31 Anthony Puleo (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Puleo Racing 28 10. GTO 40.
16. 28 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 28 6. GTU 26.
17. 32 Chuck Kurtz (USA) Nissan 300ZX Alderman 28 7. GTU 32.
18. 05 Ken Hendrick (USA) Oldsmobile Toronado Ken Hendrick Racing 28 1. AC 41.
19. 57 Todd Morici (USA) Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 28 8. GTU 29.
20. 51 Carson Hurley (USA) Buick Skylark 28 2. AC 28.
21. 54 Richard Valentine (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 27 11. GTO 21.
22. 27 Jeff Alkazian (USA) Mazda RX-7 27 9. GTU 27.
23. 82 Dick Greer (USA) Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 27 10. GTU 31.
24. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 27 11. GTU 30.
25. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Cunningham Racing 27 12. GTO 43.
26. 68 Luis Mendez (DR) Porsche 911 Luis Mendez 27 12. GTU 36.
27. 48 Mike Graham (USA) BMW 325 Red Line Racing 27 13. GTU 20.
28. 47 Juan Negron (PR) Mazda RX-7 27 14. GTU 3.
29. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 26 Accident 15. GTU 9. 1:26,395
30. 49 Carlos Lopez (USA) Porsche 911 26 16. GTU 37.
31. 80 Gary Smith (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 26 13. GTO 39.
32. 76 Sam Range (USA) Buick Somerset 25 3. AC 38.
33. 07 Joe Varde (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 24 Accident 17. GTU 10.
34. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 19 Gearbox 14. GTO 2.
35. 77 Paul Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 19 Mechanical 18. GTU 33.
36. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 11 Accident 15. GTO 5.
37. 10 Clay Young (USA) Pontiac Grand Prix Clay Young Racing 11 Suspension 4. AC 13. 1:27,179
38. 11 Mark Porcaro (USA) Chevrolet Beretta 10 Accident 5. AC 19.
39. 87 Harry Gershenson (USA) Nissan 300ZX 9 Mechanical 19. GTU 35.
40. 81 Wayne Akers (USA) Ford Mustang 6 Mechanical 16. GTO 22.
41. 12 Del Russo Taylor (USA) Pontiac Firebird 4 Mechanical 17. GTO 8.
42. 20 Dan Osterholt (USA) Chevrolet Beretta Osterholt Racing 1 Rear end 6. AC 23.
43. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda RX-7 Mandeville Auto Tech 0 Engine 18. GTO 7.

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IMSA Round: 3

12 h Sebring

The 37th Running of the 12 Hours of Sebring International Grand Prix of Endurance, Sebring International Raceway Date: 18.3.1989

Practiced:60(GTP - 14, Lights - 10, GTO - 15, GTU - 17)
Started:53(GTP - 13, Lights - 10, GTO - 14, GTU - 16)

Circuit length: 6,614 km Race distance: 2182,753 km Winner's average speed: 181,441 km/h Attendance: 30000

Fastest lap:Arie LuyendykNo. 84Nissan GTP ZX-T1:59,776198,802 km/h(lap 3)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 83 Chip Robinson (USA)
Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Arie Luyendyk (NL)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 330 12:01:48,381 1. GTP 1. 1:55,822
2. 61 John Nielsen (DK)
Price Cobb (USA)
Jaguar XJR-9 D TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 328 12:02:56,887 2. GTP 3. 1:58,044
3. 86 James Weaver (GB)
DNS - Klaus Ludwig (D)
Dominic Dobson (USA)
Porsche 962 139 Bayside Racing/Bruce Leven 320 3. GTP 6. 2:00,046
4. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Massimo Sigala (I)
Michael Roe (IRL)
Derek Bell (GB)
Porsche 962 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 317 4. GTP 10. 2:03,404
5. 0 Frank Jelinski (D)
Jean-Louis Ricci (F)
Bob Wollek (F)
Porsche 962C 129 Joest Racing 315 5. GTP 7. 2:00,474
6. 10 Jim Adams (USA)
John Hotchkis (USA)
John Hotchkis, Jr. (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Hotchkis Racing 300 6. GTP 9. 2:03,067
7. 55 Bob Lesnett (USA)
Dan Marvin (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 292 1. Lights 19. 2:14,645
8. 11 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA)
Dorsey Schroeder (USA)
Lincoln Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 292 1. GTO 17. 2:13,190
9. 9 Charles Morgan (USA)
Tom Hessert (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 290 2. Lights 18. 2:14,089
10. 16 Pete Halsmer (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Lincoln Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 288 2. GTO 15. 2:11,784
11. 33 Costas Los (GR)
Jeff Kline (USA)
DNS - Dieter Quester (A)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird GTP 002 Spice Engineering USA 285 7. GTP 8. 2:02,061
12. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA)
Kelly Marsh (USA)
DNS - Gary Drummond (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Mandeville Auto Tech 284 3. GTO 25. 2:17,683
13. 90 Les Delano (USA)
Andy Petery (USA)
Craig Carter (USA)
Lincoln Mercury Capri Road Circuit Technology 282 4. GTO 26. 2:18,612
14. 60 Davy Jones (USA)
Jan Lammers (NL)
Jaguar XJR-9 D TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing 281 8. GTP 4. 1:58,824
15. 74 George Robinson (USA)
Bart Kendall (USA)
Johnny Unser (USA)
Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 278 1. GTU 38. 2:25,741
16. 82 Dick Greer (USA)
Mike Mees (USA)
John Finger (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 273 2. GTU 46. 2:30,932
17. 71 Amos Johnson (USA)
Dennis Shaw (USA)
Paul Lewis (USA)
DNS - Dan Robson (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 272 3. GTU 36. 2:25,076
18. 19 Reggie Smith (USA)
Michael Dow (USA)
Monte Shalett (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 270 3. Lights 30. 2:22,320
19. 89 Peter Uria (USA)
Jack Refenning (USA)
Freddy Baker (USA)
Porsche 911 Carrera RSR 901 Racing 268 4. GTU 42. 2:28,191
20. 09 Steve Durst (USA)
Mike Brockman (USA)
Jay Cochran (USA)
DNS - Tony Belcher (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Ball Bros. Racing 263 Fed up 9. GTP 12. 2:06,716
21. 43 Charles Monk (CDN)
Lorenzo Lamas (USA)
John Higgins (USA)
Chip Mead (USA)
Fabcar CL Porsche FEP-002 John Higgins 254 4. Lights 27. 2:20,038
22. 72 Jay Kjoller (USA)
Patrick Mooney (USA)
Steve Volk (USA)
Porsche 911 Jay Kjoller 248 5. GTU 48. 2:34,801
23. 03 Max Jones (USA)
Buz McCall (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 246 5. GTO 23. 2:16,697
24. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
John O'Steen (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 246 5. Lights 21. 2:16,438
25. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Tom Blackaller (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 245 6. Lights 13. 2:10,181
26. 57 Reed Kryder (USA)
John Gimble (USA)
Frank Del Vecchio (USA)
Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 245 6. GTU 47. 2:31,534
27. 18 Ken Bupp (USA)
Robert Peters (CDN)
Chevrolet Camaro Ken Bupp 244 6. GTO 31. 2:22,632
28. 87 Lance Stewart (USA)
Ron Cortez (USA)
DNS - Jeff Alkazian (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 243 7. GTU 34. 2:24,674
29. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA)
Butch Leitzinger (USA)
Chuck Kurtz (USA)
Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 228 8. GTU 39. 2:25,917
30. 62 Alex Job (USA)
Chris Kraft (USA)
Rusty Bond (USA)
Porsche 911 Alex Job Racing 225 9. GTU 51. 2:36,400
31. 12 Tomas Lopez (MEX)
Albert Rocca (USA)
Carlos Bobeda (USA)
Tiga GT286 Mazda 342 Carlos Bobeda Racing 225 7. Lights 29. 2:21,924
32. 17 Al Bacon (USA)
Bob Reed (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Al Bacon Perf 216 10. GTU 41. 2:27,457
33. 75 John Morton (USA)
Steve Millen (NZ)
Nissan 300ZX Cunningham Racing 215 Valve 7. GTO 16. 2:12,182
34. 40 Martino Finotto (I)
Paolo Guatamacchi (I)
Uli Bieri (CDN)
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Bieri Racing 193 Suspension 8. Lights 22. 2:16,470
35. 47 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Luis Sereix (USA)
Chaunce Wallace (USA)
Hervé Regout (B)
Chevrolet Camaro Lion Rampant Racing 189 8. GTO 40. 2:27,105
36. 48 Mike Graham (USA)
Dave Russell (USA)
Alan Crouch (USA)
BMW 325 Red Line Racing 187 Mechanical 11. GTU 52. 2:37,173
37. 67 Bob Wollek (F)
Derek Bell (GB)
John Andretti (USA)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 184 Suspension 10. GTP 5. 1:58,945
38. 44 Tim Morgan (USA)
Marcus Opie (USA)
Peter Morgan (USA)
Charles Bair (USA)
Chevrolet Corvette Thomas Sapp 171 Electrics 9. GTO 43. 2:28,477
39. 98 Chris Cord (USA)
Steve Bren (USA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 149 Engine 11. GTP 11. 2:03,550
40. 53 Richard McDill (USA)
Bill McDill (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Bill McDill 146 Gearbox 10. GTO 44. 2:30,182
41. 22 Guy Church (USA)
E. J. Generotti (USA)
Louis D'Agostino (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Guy Church 141 Engine 12. GTU 50. 2:35,885
42. 25 Brent O'Neill (USA)
Steve Shelton (USA)
Don Courtney (USA) - DND
DNS - George Wilkie (USA)
Argo JM19 Buick 113 Brent O'Neill 137 Electrics 9. Lights 24. 2:17,609
43. 2 John Jones (CDN)
Hunter Jones (CDN)
Richard Andison (CDN)
Chevrolet Corvette Powell Equipment 116 Gearbox 11. GTO 20. 2:15,044
44. 50 Rudy Bartling (CDN)
Rainer Brezinka (CDN)
Fritz Hochreuter (CDN)
Porsche 911 Fritz Hochreuter 115 Electrics 13. GTU 45. 2:30,220
45. 68 Luis Mendez (DR)
Mandy Gonzalez (PR)
Tato Ferrer (PR)
Porsche 911 Carrera Luis Mendez 101 Gearbox 14. GTU 32. 2:24,141
46. 45 Charles Slater (USA)
Kenneth Brady (USA)
Norm Dupont (USA)
Porsche 911 Charles Slater 93 Engine 15. GTU 53. 2:37,861
47. 05 Ken Hendrick (USA)
Dan Gallant (USA) - DND
Oldsmobile Toronado Ken Hendrick Racing 90 Electrics 12. GTO 28. 2:21,634
48. 7 Juan Negron (PR)
Chiqui Soldevilla (PR)
Luis Gordillo (PR)
Mazda RX-7 Juan Carlos Negron 72 Electrics 16. GTU 49. 2:35,613
49. 42 Del Russo Taylor (USA)
Mark Montgomery (USA)
Pontiac Firebird Bobs Speed Products 58 Accident 13. GTO 37. 2:25,216
50. 46 Daniel Urrutia (USA)
Gene Whipp (USA) - DND
Gary Smith (USA) - DND
Chevrolet Camaro Team Gulfwind 20 Cooling 14. GTO 33. 2:24,146
51. 58 Bill Bean (USA)
Nort Northam (USA) - DND
Gary Wonzer (USA) - DND
Bruce Westcott (USA) - DND
DNS - Michael Dow (USA)
Lola T616 Mazda Gary Wonzer Racing 19 Fire 10. Lights 35. 2:25,044
52. 84 Arie Luyendyk (NL)
Chip Robinson (USA) - DND
Geoff Brabham (AUS) - DND
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-03 Electramotive Engineering 14 Wheel 12. GTP 2. 1:55,977
53. 39 John Gunn (USA)
Chip Mead (USA) - DND
Gary Belcher (USA) - DND
Phoenix JG2 Chevrolet Phoenix Race Cars 10 Engine 13. GTP 14. 2:10,662
Did not start:
00 Kal Showket (USA)
Neil Hanneman (USA)
Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing Accident GTU 2:28,182
23 Raul Garcia (USA) Pontiac Firebird Raul Garcia GTO no time
99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers Suspension GTP 2:02,844
Running in practice:
4T Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick S & L Racing T-car Lights no time
30T Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Massimo Sigala (I)
Porsche 962C Momo/Gebhardt Racing T-car GTP no time
45T Bob Lesnett (USA)
Charles Slater (USA)
Kenneth Brady (USA)
Norm Dupont (USA)
Porsche 911 Charles Slater T-car GTU no time
47T Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Luis Sereix (USA)
Chaunce Wallace (USA)
Hervé Regout (B)
Chevrolet Camaro Chaunce Wallace T-car GTO no time
66 xxx Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-188 Castrol Jaguar Racing T-car GTP
In entry list:
- Tommy Johnson (USA)
Buzzy Smith (USA)
Tiga GT285 Mazda Tommy Johnson Lights
01 Michael Dow (USA)
George Wilkie (USA)
Andrew Gilbert-Scott (GB)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird GTP L 001 Racecraft International Lights
07 Joe Varde (USA)
Tommy Riggins (USA)
Dodge Daytona Joe Varde GTU
31 Anthony Puleo (USA)
Richard Valentine (USA)
Phil Currin (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Anthony Puleo GTO
46 Adriano Abreu (DR) Nissan 280Z Adriano Abreu GTU
70 Tom Blackaller (USA)
Jim Downing (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda Downing/Atlanta Lights
76 Jack Baldwin (USA)
Tom Pumpelly (USA)
Chevrolet Corvette GTP T8811-HU01 Hendrick Motorsports GTP
79 xxx Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Roy Roach Lights

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IMSA Round: 4

500 km Road Atlanta

500 km Nissan Camel Grand Prix of Road Atlanta, Road Atlanta Date: 2.4.1989

Started:16

Circuit length: 4,056 km Race distance: 502,888 km Winner's average speed: 191,203 km/h Attendance: 30000

Fastest lap:Geoff BrabhamNo. 83Nissan GTP ZX-T1:12,46201,490 km/h(lap 5)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 124 2:37:48,459 1. GTP 3. 1:11,186
2. 61 Price Cobb (USA)
John Nielsen (DK)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 124 2:38:22,805 2. GTP 2. 1:11,081
3. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Stanley Dickens (S)
DNS - Frank Jelinski (D)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 119 3. GTP 9. 1:16,802
4. 10 John Hotchkis (USA)
Jim Adams (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Hotchkis Racing 118 4. GTP 8. 1:14,904
5. 4 Scott Schubot (USA) Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 114 1. Lights 10. 1:18,112
6. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 112 2. Lights 14. 1:20,932
7. 55 Dan Marvin (USA)
DNS - Liebler
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 112 3. Lights 13. 1:20,838
8. 79 John Paul, Jr. (USA)
Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 112 4. Lights 11. 1:19,599
9. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 111 5. Lights 12. 1:20,540
10. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 109 Engine 5. GTP 7. 1:13,794
11. 19 Michael Dow (USA)
Jeff Purner (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 106 6. Lights 16. 1:25,013
12. 40 Uli Bieri (CDN)
Martino Finotto (I)
DNS - Leutwiler
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Bieri Racing 106 7. Lights 15. 1:22,818
13. 33 Costas Los (GR)
Jeff Kline (USA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 102 Engine 6. GTP 6. 1:13,223
14. 98 Drake Olson (USA)
Chris Cord (USA)
DNS - Bren
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 62 Turbo 7. GTP 1. 1:10,979
15. 67 Bob Wollek (F)
John Andretti (USA)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 60 Engine 8. GTP 5. 1:12,199
16. 60 Jan Lammers (NL)
DNS - Davy Jones (USA)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing 25 Valve 9. GTP 4. 1:11,815
Did not start:
76 Jack Baldwin (USA) Chevrolet Corvette GTP T8811-HU01 Peerless Racing Accident in practice GTP no time
84 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T Electramotive Engineering GTP 17. no time
In entry list:
66 Davy Jones (USA) Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-188 Castrol Jaguar Racing Testing accident GTP

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IMSA Round: 5

West Palm Beach

Pontiac Grand Prix of Palm Beach, South Florida Fairgrounds Date: 23.4.1989

Started:21

Circuit length: 2,607 km Race distance: 422,356 km Winner's average speed: 140,137 km/h Attendance: 30000

Fastest lap:Bob WollekNo. 67Porsche 9620:59,023159,016 km/h(lap 150)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 67 John Andretti (USA)
Bob Wollek (F)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 162 3:00:49,972 1. GTP 5. 0:59,013
2. 61 Price Cobb (USA)
John Nielsen (DK)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 162 3:00:50,753 2. GTP 6. 0:59,230
3. 98 Chris Cord (USA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 161 3. GTP 2. 0:58,079
4. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 160 4. GTP 7. 0:59,143
5. 33 Costas Los (GR)
Jean-Louis Ricci (F)
DNS - Jeff Kline (USA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 002 Spice Engineering 158 5. GTP 3. 0:58,530
6. 84 Geoff Brabham (AUS) - DNP
Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-03 Electramotive Engineering 155 6. GTP 21. no time
7. 10 John Hotchkis (USA)
Jim Adams (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Hotchkis Racing 155 7. GTP 12. 1:02,143
8. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 153 1. Lights 11. 1:02,139
9. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 151 2. Lights 13. 1:02,201
10. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 149 3. Lights 17. 1:05,249
11. 40 Uli Bieri (CDN)
Martino Finotto (I)
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Bieri Racing 148 4. Lights 18. 1:05,297
12. 79 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 147 5. Lights 15. 1:04,065
13. 25 Brent O'Neill (USA)
Rob Stevens (USA)
Argo JM19 Buick 113 Brent O'Neill 146 6. Lights 14. 1:03,097
14. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Derek Bell (GB)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 143 8. GTP 8. 0:59,676
15. 55 Dan Marvin (USA) Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 87 Engine 7. Lights 10. 1:02,101
16. 19 Justus Reid (USA)
Michael Dow (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 57 Engine 8. Lights 19. 1:07,699
17. 76 Jacques Villeneuve, Sr. (CDN)
DNS - Scott Goodyear (CDN)
Chevrolet Corvette GTP T8811-HU01 Peerless Racing 44 Engine 9. GTP 9. 1:00,886
18. 01 Ken Knott (USA) Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 001 Racecraft International 24 Electrical 9. Lights 20. 1:07,808
19. 60 Jan Lammers (NL) Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing 22 Transmission 10. GTP 4. 0:58,623
20. 39 John Gunn (USA) Phoenix JG2 Chevrolet Phoenix Race Cars 5 Accident 11. GTP 16. 1:04,370
21. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 4 Engine 12. GTP 1. 0:57,790
Did not start:
99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Dennis Aase (USA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers Fuel leak GTP 22. no time

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IMSA Round: 6

2 h 30 min Summit Point [GT]

Summit Point Grand Prix, Summit Point Raceway Date: 21.5.1989

Started:34

Circuit length: Race distance: 302,557 km Winner's average speed: 150,639 km/h

Fastest lap:Pete HalsmerNo. 6Mercury Cougar XR-71:12,24160,399 km/h(lap 24)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 94 2:00:30,525 1. GTO 2.
2. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 94 2:00:34,515 2. GTO 4.
3. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 94 3. GTO 1. 1:11,032
4. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 93 4. GTO 5.
5. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda RX-7 Mandeville Auto Tech 90 5. GTO 8.
6. 0 Jerry Kuhn (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 88 6. GTO 9.
7. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Robinson Racing 88 1. GTU 17.
8. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 88 2. GTU 14.
9. 10 Clay Young (USA)
Chris Young (USA)
Pontiac Grand Prix Clay Young Racing 87 1. AC 23.
10. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 86 3. GTU 24.
11. 28 Lance Stewart (USA)
Jeff Alkazian (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 85 4. GTU 22.
12. 73 Sam Range (USA)
Tommy Riggins (USA)
Buick Somerset 84 2. AC 13. 1:17,978
13. 93 Helmut Silberberger (USA) Mazda RX-7 Tyrolean Racing 84 5. GTU 27.
14. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX Cunningham Racing 83 Mechanical 7. GTO 6.
15. 20 Dan Osterholt (USA) Chevrolet Beretta Osterholt Racing 83 3. AC 26.
16. 18 David Yarmoluk (USA)
Jeremy Dale (CDN)
Mazda RX-7 Tara Motorsports 83 6. GTU 20.
17. 82 Dick Greer (USA)
Mike Mees (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 83 7. GTU 28.
18. 77 Paul Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 82 8. GTU 25.
19. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Cunningham Racing 82 8. GTO 3.
20. 44 Ron Fariss (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 81 9. GTO 11.
21. 42 Chuck Coffey (USA)
Glenn Smith (USA)
Mazda RX-7 79 Mechanical 9. GTU 29.
22. 37 Robert Borders (USA)
Alan Wells (USA)
Chevrolet Beretta 79 4. AC 30.
23. 72 Jay Kjoller (USA)
Patrick Mooney (USA)
Porsche 911 Jay Kjoller 79 10. GTU 33.
24. 23 Linda Sharp (USA)
Dick Starita (USA)
Oldsmobile Ciera 77 5. AC 32.
25. 91 Chester Vincentz (USA)
Mark Hutchins (USA)
Porsche 944 Turbo Electrodyne Inc. 64 Steering 10. GTO 7.
26. 46 Adriano Abreu (DR) Nissan 280ZX Servicenter Abreu 58 11. GTU 31.
27. 11 Mark Porcaro (USA) Chevrolet Beretta 53 Mechanical 6. AC 19.
28. 32 Butch Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 300ZX Alderman 50 Rear end 12. GTU 18.
29. 27 John Overton (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 37 Mechanical 13. GTU 16.
30. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda RX-7 Al Bacon Perf 23 Gearbox 14. GTU 21.
31. 07 Joe Varde (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 14 Mechanical 15. GTU 12. 1:17,737
32. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 12 Suspension 16. GTU 15.
33. 03 Buz McCall (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 12 Mechanical 11. GTO 10.
34. 89 Ray Hendricks (USA) Porsche 911 Dynamic Air Cond. 8 Mechanical 17. GTU 34.

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IMSA Round: 7

150 lap Lime Rock

Lime Rock Toyota Trucks Camel Grand Prix, Lime Rock Park Date: 29.5.1989

Started:23

Circuit length: 2,478 km Race distance: 371,759 km Winner's average speed: 168,378 km/h

Fastest lap:Drake OlsonNo. 98Toyota 88C0:48,52183,887 km/h(lap 114)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 84 Geoff Brabham (AUS) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-03 Electramotive Engineering 150 2:12:28,373 1. GTP 7. 1:07,273
2. 60 Jan Lammers (NL) Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 150 2:12:36,890 2. GTP 2. 0:50,080
3. 61 Price Cobb (USA)
John Nielsen (DK)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 150 3. GTP 8. 1:07,978
4. 83 Chip Robinson (USA) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 148 4. GTP 9. 1:08,402
5. 33 Costas Los (GR)
DNS - Jeff Kline (USA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 147 5. GTP 4. 0:51,460
6. 16 Rob Dyson (USA)
John Paul, Jr. (USA)
Porsche 962 120 Dyson Racing 145 6. GTP 6. 0:52,067
7. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Frank Jelinski (D)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 143 7. GTP 3. 0:51,138
8. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 142 8. GTP 12. 1:03,949
9. 10 John Hotchkis (USA)
Jim Adams (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Hotchkis Racing 141 9. GTP 10. 1:08,437
10. 9 Charles Morgan (USA)
Jeff Purner (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 137 1. Lights 17. 1:06,675
11. 19 Tom Hessert (USA)
Jeff Purner (USA)
Tiga GT286 Buick Essex Racing 136 2. Lights 15. 1:06,035
12. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 135 3. Lights 16. 1:06,455
13. 98 Drake Olson (USA) Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 134 Engine 10. GTP 1. 0:48,721
14. 79 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 134 4. Lights 13. 1:04,452
15. 36 John Grooms (USA)
Frank Jellinek (USA)
Argo JM16 Mazda Ecurie Scientific 133 5. Lights 18. 1:06,652
16. 01 Hendrik ten Cate (NL)
Ken Knott (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 001 Racecraft International 130 6. Lights 22. 1:10,156
17. 24 Jim Briody (USA)
Bruce MacInnes (USA)
March 84G Chevrolet 2 Briody Racing 123 11. GTP 23. 1:12,639
18. 99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 118 Spin 12. GTP 5. 0:51,450
19. 67 John Andretti (USA)
Bob Wollek (F)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 114 Lost wheel 13. GTP 11. 1:10,709
20. 75 Dennis Kazmerowski (USA)
Peter Dawe (USA)
Fabcar CL Porsche FEP-002 Promotion Motorsports 99 Electrical 7. Lights 20. 1:09,505
21. 40 Uli Bieri (CDN)
Niki Leutwiler (CH)
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Bieri Racing 98 8. Lights 19. 1:08,402
22. 97 Michael Dow (USA)
Justin Bell (GB)
Spice SE88P Pontiac Firebird 004 Whitehall Motorsports 42 Accident 9. Lights 21. 1:09,994
23. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 7 Engine 10. Lights 14. 1:04,718

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IMSA Round: 8

500 km Mid-Ohio

Nissan Camel Grand Prix of Ohio, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Date: 4.6.1989

Started:22

Circuit length: 3,862 km Race distance: 498,253 km Winner's average speed: 155,234 km/h

Fastest lap:Jan LammersNo. 60Jaguar XJR-101:20,92171,833 km/h(lap 75)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 129 3:12:34,906 1. GTP 1. 1:18,926
2. 61 Price Cobb (USA)
John Nielsen (DK)
Davy Jones (USA)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 129 3:12:40,353 2. GTP 4. 1:19,541
3. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Stanley Dickens (S)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 126 3. GTP 8. 1:21,538
4. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 121 1. Lights 13. 1:26,474
5. 99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 120 4. GTP 6. 1:20,651
6. 67 John Andretti (USA)
Bob Wollek (F)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 119 Transmission 5. GTP 5. 1:20,463
7. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 119 2. Lights 16. 1:28,354
8. 79 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 119 3. Lights 14. 1:27,634
9. 42 John Higgins (USA)
Tim McAdam (USA)
Fabcar CL Porsche FGTP-701=>FEP-001 113 4. Lights 22. 1:33,928
10. 33 Costas Los (GR)
Jeff Kline (USA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 109 Engine 6. GTP 7. 1:21,245
11. 4 Scott Schubot (USA) Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 105 5. Lights 12. 1:25,192
12. 19 Michael Dow (USA)
Jan Tingdal (S)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 101 6. Lights 19. 1:31,114
13. 38 Tommy Miller (USA)
Dick Rose (USA)
Tiga GT285 Mazda Spectra Motorsports 97 7. Lights 21. 1:33,860
14. 98 Chris Cord (USA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 85 Fire 7. GTP 3. 1:19,356
15. 02 Frank Everett (USA)
Ron Nelson (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird PSGTPL1 Empire Motorsports 84 Engine 8. Lights 17. 1:28,934
16. 60 Jan Lammers (NL)
Davy Jones (USA)
Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 82 Cooling 8. GTP 2. 1:18,977
17. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 70 CV joint 9. GTP 9. 1:21,837
18. 01 Ken Knott (USA)
Hendrik ten Cate (NL)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 001 Racecraft International 40 Electrical 9. Lights 20. 1:31,258
19. 10 John Hotchkis (USA)
Jim Adams (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Hotchkis Racing 37 Suspension 10. GTP 11. 1:24,768
20. 76 Jacques Villeneuve, Sr. (CDN) Chevrolet Corvette GTP T8811-HU01 Peerless Racing 27 Engine 11. GTP 10. 1:22,909
21. 40 Niki Leutwiler (CH)
Uli Bieri (CDN)
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Bieri Racing 22 Mechanical 10. Lights 18. 1:29,482
22. 80 Almo Coppelli (I) Spice SE89P Ferrari Bieri Racing 21 Electrical 11. Lights 15. 1:27,708

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IMSA Round: 8

200 km Mid-Ohio [GT]

200 km IMSA GT, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Date: 4.6.1989

Started:29

Circuit length: 3,862 km Race distance: 200,846 km Winner's average speed: 143,568 km/h

Fastest lap:Wally Dallenbach, Jr.No. 9Mercury Cougar XR-71:27,6158,730 km/h(lap 46)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 52 1:23:56,251 1. GTO 3.
2. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 52 1:24:11,288 2. GTO 5.
3. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX Cunningham Racing 52 3. GTO 4.
4. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 51 4. GTO 1. 1:26,152
5. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 51 5. GTO 6.
6. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda RX-7 Mandeville Auto Tech 50 6. GTO 9.
7. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 GT Team Highball 50 1. GTU 12.
8. 45 John Hogdal (USA) Mazda RX-7 Redbird Racing 50 2. GTU 15.
9. 07 Joe Varde (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 50 3. GTU 10. 1:33,266
10. 90 Andy Petery (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Road Circuit Tech. 50 7. GTO 16.
11. 18 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Mazda RX-7 Tara Motorsports 50 4. GTU 17.
12. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Robinson Racing 49 5. GTU 19.
13. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 48 6. GTU 14.
14. 10 Clay Young (USA) Pontiac Grand Prix Clay Young Racing 48 1. AC 18.
15. 57 Reed Kryder (USA) Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 48 7. GTU 24.
16. 77 Paul Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 48 8. GTU 25.
17. 91 Chester Vincentz (USA) Porsche 944 Turbo Electrodyne Inc. 47 8. GTO 8.
18. 72 Jay Kjoller (USA) Porsche 911 Jay Kjoller 47 9. GTU 27.
19. 28 John Overton (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 47 10. GTU 26.
20. 42 Glenn Smith (USA) Mazda RX-7 46 11. GTU 28.
21. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 GT Al Bacon Perf 46 12. GTU 23.
22. 11 Mark Porcaro (USA) Chevrolet Beretta 46 2. AC 21.
23. 82 Dick Greer (USA)
Mike Mees (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 46 13. GTU 22.
24. 03 Jack Baldwin (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 45 Mechanical 9. GTO 7.
25. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Cunningham Racing 41 Engine 10. GTO 2.
26. 26 Matt Mnich (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 41 Mechanical 14. GTU 20.
27. 27 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 34 Electrical 15. GTU 11.
28. 89 Bruce Jones (USA) Porsche 911 Dynamic Air Cond. 18 Engine 16. GTU 29.
29. 73 Sam Range (USA) Buick Somerset 7 Accident 3. AC 13. 1:34,617

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IMSA Round: 9

500 km Mosport [GT]

Audi quattro IMSA Weekend, Mosport Date: 25.6.1989

Started:22

Circuit length: 3,957 km Race distance: 498,630 km Winner's average speed: 160,590 km/h

Fastest lap:Wally Dallenbach, Jr.No. 9Mercury Cougar XR-71:20,329177,351 km/h

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 126 3:06:17,976 1. GTO 1. 1:18,732
2. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 125 3:07:57,028/Accident 2. GTO 2.
3. 00 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 116 1. GTU 8.
4. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 116 2. GTU 7. 1:27,463
5. 71 Amos Johnson (USA)
Dan Robson (USA)
Mazda MX-6 GT Team Highball 114 3. GTU 10.
6. 11 Mark Porcaro (USA)
Clay Young (USA)
Chevrolet Beretta 113 1. AC 12. 1:28,685
7. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA)
Kelly Marsh (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Mandeville Auto Tech 113 3. GTO 6.
8. 57 Reed Kryder (USA)
Alistair Oag (USA)
Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 112 4. GTU 16.
9. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA)
Scott Goodyear (CDN)
Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 109 Oil leak 4. GTO 4.
10. 20 Dan Osterholt (USA) Chevrolet Beretta Osterholt Racing 107 2. AC 19.
11. 28 Jeff Alkazian (USA)
Peter Cramer (D)
Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 107 5. GTU 14.
12. 03 Buz McCall (USA)
Jack Baldwin (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 99 Mechanical 5. GTO 5.
13. 37 Robert Borders (USA)
Alan Wells (USA)
Chevrolet Beretta 93 Mechanical 3. AC 18.
14. 27 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 87 Mechanical 6. GTU 11.
15. 77 Paul Lewis (USA)
Juan Negron (PR)
Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 81 Engine 7. GTU 15.
16. 49 Clint Welding (USA)
John Cleveland (USA)
Pontiac Grand Prix 54 Mechanical 4. AC 20.
17. 07 Joe Varde (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 35 Mechanical 8. GTU 9.
18. 82 Dick Greer (USA) Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 29 Oil leak 9. GTU 17.
19. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 GT Al Bacon Perf 27 Accident 10. GTU 21.
20. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 20 Steering 6. GTO 3.
21. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Robinson Racing 13 Engine 11. GTU 13.
22. 72 Patrick Mooney (USA) Porsche 911 Jay Kjoller 1 Mechanical 12. GTU 22.

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IMSA Round: 10

500 km Watkins Glen

Sixth Annual Camel Continental (500-kilometer Camel GTP Prototype), Watkins Glen International Date: 2.7.1989

Practiced:20(GTP - 11, Lights - 9)
Started:19(GTP - 10, Lights - 9)

Circuit length: 5,435 km Race distance: 499,997 km Winner's average speed: 168,899 km/h

Fastest lap:Drake OlsonNo. 98Toyota 88C1:37,13201,432 km/h(lap 6)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 84 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-03 Electramotive Engineering 92 2:57:37,192 1. GTP 1. 1:35,878
2. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 MTI Vacations 92 2:58:48,673 2. GTP 4. 1:37,606
3. 98 Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 92 3. GTP 3. 1:36,818
4. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Frank Jelinski (D)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo 91 4. GTP 8. 1:39,434
5. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Mazda 86 1. Lights 13. 1:48,561
6. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 86 2. Lights 17. 1:51,303
7. 02 Frank Everett (USA)
Ron Nelson (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird PSGTPL1 Taymar Inc. 86 3. Lights 19. no time
8. 40 Uli Bieri (CDN)
Niki Leutwiler (CH)
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Swatch Watches 84 4. Lights 18. 1:53,924
9. 80 Martino Finotto (I)
David Loring (USA)
Spice SE89P Ferrari Bieri Racing 83 5. Lights 12. 1:48,056
10. 19 Jan Tingdal (S)
Jim Martin (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 82 6. Lights 15. 1:49,368
11. 76 Jacques Villeneuve, Sr. (CDN)
Scott Goodyear (CDN)
Chevrolet Corvette GTP T8811-HU01 Peerless Automotive 81 Puncture 5. GTP 10. 1:40,685
12. 33 Costas Los (GR)
Jeff Kline (USA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Minolta 79 6. GTP 7. 1:39,311
13. 67 John Andretti (USA)
Bob Wollek (F)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Miller High Life/BFG 69 Engine 7. GTP 5. 1:37,730
14. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S&L Racing 61 Engine 7. Lights 11. 1:47,787
15. 99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Rocky Moran (USA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 45 Accident 8. GTP 9. 1:39,721
16. 60 Jan Lammers (NL) Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 32 Puncture 9. GTP 2. 1:36,360
17. 79 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 26 Fire 8. Lights 14. 1:48,722
18. 61 Davy Jones (USA) Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 6 Engine 10. GTP 6. 1:38,123
19. 97 Ken Knott (USA) Spice SE88P Pontiac Firebird 004 ASI Manufacturing/Whitehall 1 Electrical 9. Lights 16. 1:49,858
Did not start:
83 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering GTP
In entry list:
10 John Hotchkis (USA)
Jim Adams (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Wynn's GTP
75 Dennis Kazmerowski (USA)
Peter Dawe (USA)
Fabcar CL Porsche FEP-002 Promotion Motorsports Lights

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IMSA Round: 11

500 km Road America

Miller High Life 500, Road America, Elkhart Lake Date: 16.7.1989

Practiced:54(GTP - 13, Lights - 12, GTO - 10, GTU - 14, AC - 5)
Started:48(GTP - 11, Lights - 11, GTO - 9, GTU - 12, AC - 5)

Circuit length: 6,437 km Race distance: 502,115 km Winner's average speed: 181,907 km/h

Fastest lap:Geoff BrabhamNo. 83Nissan GTP ZX-T1:58,379195,765 km/h(lap 72)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 78 2:45:36,988 1. GTP 3. 1:56,287
2. 60 Jan Lammers (NL)
Price Cobb (USA)
Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 78 2:45:45,984 2. GTP 2. 1:55,970
3. 61 John Nielsen (DK)
Davy Jones (USA)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 78 3. GTP 1. 1:55,819
4. 68 John Andretti (USA)
Bob Wollek (F)
Porsche 962C 119 Busby Racing 77 4. GTP 5. 2:01,370
5. 98 Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 77 5. GTP 4. 1:58,759
6. 33 Costas Los (GR) Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 76 6. GTP 7. 2:02,989
7. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Jean-Louis Ricci (F)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 74 7. GTP 9. 2:04,467
8. 10 John Hotchkis (USA)
Jim Adams (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Hotchkis Racing 74 8. GTP 11. no time
9. 67 Derek Bell (GB)
Steve Bren (USA)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 73 9. GTP 10. 2:04,842
10. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 73 10. GTP 8. 2:03,559
11. 7 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 72 1. GTO 12. 2:09,777
12. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA)
Scott Goodyear (CDN)
Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 72 2. GTO 14. 2:11,110
13. 4 Scott Schubot (USA) Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 69 1. Lights 15. 2:11,608
14. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 70 2. Lights 24. 2:16,779
15. 11 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Lincoln Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 70 3. GTO 27. 2:18,821
16. 02 Frank Everett (USA)
Parker Johnstone (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird PSGTPL1 Empire Motorsports 69 3. Lights 17. 2:13,883
17. 79 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 69 4. Lights 20. 2:15,717
18. 36 John O'Steen (USA)
John Grooms (USA)
Argo JM16 Mazda Erie Scientific Racing 69 5. Lights 19. 2:15,497
19. 90 Andy Petery (USA)
Craig Carter (USA)
Lincoln Mercury Capri Road Circuit Technology 67 4. GTO 21. 2:15,798
20. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 GT Team Highball 67 1. GTU 30. 2:22,777
21. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA)
Chuck Kurtz (USA)
Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 67 2. GTU 32. 2:23,608
22. 40 Uli Bieri (CDN)
David Tennyson (CDN)
Tiga GT286 Ferrari 341 Bieri Racing 67 6. Lights 28. 2:21,288
23. 27 Lance Stewart (USA)
John Overton (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 67 3. GTU 34. 2:24,487
24. 45 John Hogdal (USA)
John Finger (USA)
Mazda RX-7 65 4. GTU 35. 2:24,501
25. 24 Max Schmidt (USA)
Jim Briody (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 106 63 7. Lights 48. 2:50,163
26. 72 Jay Kjoller (USA)
Patrick Mooney (USA)
Porsche 911 Jay Kjoller 63 5. GTU 44. 2:32,887
27. 82 Dick Greer (USA)
Mike Mees (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 63 6. GTU 43. 2:31,075
28. 57 Reed Kryder (USA) Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 63 7. GTU 42. 2:30,908
29. 28 Jeff Alkazian (USA)
Ron Cortez (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 61 8. GTU 39. 2:27,304
30. 16 Pete Halsmer (USA) Lincoln Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 60 5. GTO 16. 2:12,167
31. 20 Dan Osterholt (USA) Chevrolet Beretta Osterholt Racing 60 1. AC 45. 2:34,374
32. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA)
Kelly Marsh (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Mandeville Auto Tech 59 Mechanical 6. GTO 26. 2:18,591
33. 37 Robert Borders (USA)
Alan Wells (USA)
Carson Hurley (USA)
Chevrolet Beretta Track Racing Services 55 Mechanical 2. AC 40. 2:27,765
34. 19 Bill Wolff (USA)
Jim Martin (USA)
Tiga GT286 Buick 322 Essex Racing 53 Electrics 8. Lights 25. 2:16,908
35. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 53 Engine 9. Lights 23. 2:16,612
36. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 53 9. GTU 31. 2:23,085
37. 39 Jack Buchinger (USA)
Michael Guffey (USA)
Mazda RX-7 47 10. GTU 46. 2:34,549
38. 97 Ken Knott (USA)
Hendrik ten Cate (NL)
Spice SE88P Pontiac Firebird 004 Whitehall Motorsports 43 Engine 10. Lights 22. 2:18,122
39. 23 Linda Sharp (USA)
Dick Danielson (USA)
Oldsmobile Ciera 38 Transmission 3. AC 47. 2:38,404
40. 92 Mike Gagliardo (USA)
Tony Kester (USA)
Lola T616 Mazda 35 Mechanical 11. Lights 29. 2:21,288
41. 29 Oma Kimbrough (USA)
John Vosburgh (USA)
Del Russo Taylor (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Overbagh Racing 29 Mechanical 7. GTO 37. 2:25,076
42. 18 Clay Young (USA) Pontiac Grand Prix Clay Young Racing 22 Engine 4. AC 36. 2:24,532
43. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 22 Piston 11. GTU 33. 2:24,999
44. 77 Paul Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 20 Engine 12. GTU 41. 2:29,669
45. 04 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D)
Walter Röhrl (D)
Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 18 Accident 8. GTO 13. 2:10,295
46. 41 Mark Porcaro (USA) Chevrolet Beretta 17 Mechanical 5. AC 38. 2:26,708
47. 99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Rocky Moran (USA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 15 Mechanical 11. GTP 6. 2:02,478
48. 03 Buz McCall (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 1 Accident 9. GTO 18. 2:14,423
Did not start:
17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf GTU
75 Steve Millen (NZ)
John Morton (USA)
Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing GTO
84 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Don Devendorf (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T Electramotive Engineering GTP
Did not qualify:
74 George Robinson (USA)
Bart Kendall (USA)
Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing Accident GTU no time
76 Jacques Villeneuve, Sr. (CDN)
Elliot Forbes-Robinson (USA)
Chevrolet Corvette GTP T8811-HU01 Peerless Racing Engine GTP 50. no time
80 Martino Finotto (I)
David Loring (USA)
Spice SE88P Ferrari Bieri Racing Accident Lights no time

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IMSA Round: 12

300 km Portland

G.I. Joe's Camel Grand Prix, Portland International Raceway Date: 30.7.1989

Started:24(GTP - 14, Lights - 10)

Circuit length: 3,082 km Race distance: 289,698 km Winner's average speed: 184,550 km/h Attendance: 25000

Fastest lap:Davy JonesNo. 61Jaguar XJR-90:58,35190,142 km/h(lap 54)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 60 Jan Lammers (NL)
Price Cobb (USA)
Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 94 1:34:11,110 1. GTP 1. 0:56,450
2. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 94 1:34:12,690 2. GTP 2. 0:56,476
3. 84 Chip Robinson (USA) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-03 Electramotive Engineering 94 3. GTP 6. 0:57,304
4. 61 John Nielsen (DK)
Davy Jones (USA)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 94 4. GTP 3. 0:57,481
5. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 93 5. GTP 9. 0:57,980
6. 67 John Andretti (USA)
Bob Wollek (F)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 92 6. GTP 7. 0:57,338
7. 99 Rocky Moran (USA)
Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 92 7. GTP 4. 0:57,617
8. 86 Jochen Mass (D)
DNS - Dominic Dobson (USA)
Porsche 962C 139 Bayside Racing/Bruce Leven 92 8. GTP 10. 0:58,359
9. 10 Jim Adams (USA)
DNS - John Hotchkis (USA)
Porsche 962 HR5/F02 Hotchkis Racing 91 9. GTP 12. 0:59,034
10. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I) Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 91 10. GTP 11. 0:58,737
11. 98 Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 91 11. GTP 5. 0:57,766
12. 85 Bruce Leven (USA) Porsche 962 121 Bayside Racing/Bruce Leven 88 12. GTP 13. no time
13. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 84 1. Lights 20. 1:05,382
14. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 84 2. Lights 15. 1:03,498
15. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE87P Buick Essex Racing 84 3. Lights 16. 1:04,325
16. 79 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 84 4. Lights 17. 1:04,585
17. 55 David Rocha (USA)
Niki Leutwiler (CH)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 82 5. Lights 21. 1:05,590
18. 97 Ken Knott (USA)
Hendrik ten Cate (NL)
Spice SE88P Pontiac Firebird 004 Whitehall Motorsports 81 6. Lights 22. 1:05,826
19. 02 Frank Everett (USA)
Parker Johnstone (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird PSGTPL1 Empire Motorsports 81 7. Lights 19. 1:04,755
20. 33 Costas Los (GR) Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 76 Engine 13. GTP 8. 0:57,636
21. 01 Don Bell (USA)
George Sutcliffe (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 001 Racecraft International 59 Mechanical 8. Lights 23. 1:07,248
22. 19 Jan Tingdal (S) Tiga GT286 Buick Essex Racing 55 Elecrical 9. Lights 18. 1:04,710
23. 66 Davy Jones (USA) Jaguar XJR-10 489 Castrol Jaguar Racing 10 Mechanical 14. GTP 14. no time
24. 12 Albert Rocca (USA)
DNS - Tomas Lopez (MEX)
Tiga GT287 Chevrolet 342 Carlos Bobeda Racing 6 Elecrics 10. Lights 24. 1:10,627

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IMSA Round: 12

1 h 30 min Portland

Purolator IMSA GT, Portland Date: 30.7.1989

Started:27

Circuit length: 3,082 km Race distance: 252,715 km Winner's average speed: 167,607 km/h

Fastest lap:Pete HalsmerNo. 6Mercury Cougar XR-71:4,43172,198 km/h(lap 9)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 82 1:30:28,052 1. GTO 1. 1:02,863
2. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 82 1:30:29,756 2. GTO 5.
3. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 82 3. GTO 2.
4. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 81 4. GTO 6.
5. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 80 5. GTO 4.
6. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 77 1. GTU 14.
7. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf 77 2. GTU 18.
8. 27 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 77 3. GTU 20.
9. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 76 4. GTU 15.
10. 57 Monte Shelton (USA) Porsche 911 75 5. GTU 17.
11. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 74 6. GTU 13.
12. 28 Jeff Alkazian (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 74 7. GTU 26.
13. 77 Paul Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 73 8. GTU 22.
14. 04 Casey Mollett (USA) Ford Mustang 73 6. GTO 9.
15. 48 Doug Barnhold (USA) Nissan 300ZX 71 9. GTU 25.
16. 97 Walter Benson (USA) Pontiac Firebird 69 7. GTO 24.
17. 78 John Daley (USA) Mazda RX-7 66 10. GTU 27.
18. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda RX-7 Mandeville Auto Tech 62 8. GTO 10.
19. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 58 Steering 11. GTU 12. 1:08,127
20. 2 Steve Dymand (USA) Chevrolet Corvette 57 Mechanical 9. GTO 11.
21. 09 Barry Allan (USA) Mazda RX-7 47 Mechanical 12. GTU 23.
22. 83 Vic Manuelli (USA) Mercury Capri Fantasy Racing 47 Mechanical 10. GTO 19.
23. 45 Brian Wold (USA) Pontiac Firebird 43 Mechanical 11. GTO 21.
24. 7 Richard Gottlieb (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 40 Mechanical 12. GTO 7.
25. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 33 Mechanical 13. GTO 3.
26. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 30 Mechanical 13. GTU 16.
27. 40 Tom Moody (USA) Chevrolet Corvette 5 Mechanical 14. GTO 8.

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IMSA Round: 13

2 h Topeka [GT]

Camel Grand Prix of Heartland Park (2 Hour IMSA GT), Heartland Park Topeka Date: 12.8.1989

Started:21

Circuit length: 4,023 km Race distance: 257,495 km Winner's average speed: 127,243 km/h

Fastest lap:Hurley HaywoodNo. 5Audi 90 quattro1:41,6142,559 km/h(lap 52)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 64 2:01:25,175 1. GTO 2.
2. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 64 2:01:28,817 2. GTO 3.
3. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 64 3. GTO 5.
4. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 64 4. GTO 8.
5. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 63 5. GTO 4.
6. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 62 1. GTU 9. 1:47,180
7. 27 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 61 2. GTU 10.
8. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf 61 3. GTU 12.
9. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 61 4. GTU 14.
10. 99 Tommy Riggins (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 61 5. GTU 13.
11. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 60 6. GTU 16.
12. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 60 7. GTU 15.
13. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda RX-7 Mandeville Auto Tech 59 6. GTO 7.
14. 75 Steve Millen (NZ)
Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 58 Engine 7. GTO 1. 1:40,668
15. 57 Reed Kryder (USA) Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 58 8. GTU 18.
16. 15 Eduardo Pellerano (DR) Mazda RX-7 58 9. GTU 21.
17. 82 Dick Greer (USA) Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 57 10. GTU 19.
18. 72 Jay Kjoller (USA)
Patrick Mooney (USA)
Porsche 911 Jay Kjoller 55 11. GTU 20.
19. 28 Peter Cramer (D) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 32 12. GTU 17.
20. 03 Jack Baldwin (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 20 Broken axle 8. GTO 6.
21. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 18 Mechanical 13. GTU 11.

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IMSA Round: 13

300 km Topeka

300 km Camel Grand Prix of Heartland Park, Heartland Park Topeka Date: 13.8.1989

Started:19
Classified:19

Circuit length: 4,023 km Race distance: 301,752 km Winner's average speed: 152,218 km/h Attendance: 10000

Fastest lap:Jan LammersNo. 61Jaguar XJR-101:32,3156,924 km/h(lap 74)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 75 1:58:56,521 1. GTP 3. 1:32,921
2. 84 Chip Robinson (USA) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-04 Electramotive Engineering 75 1:59:19,544 2. GTP 1. 1:31,293
3. 61 Price Cobb (USA)
Jan Lammers (NL)
Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 75 3. GTP 5. 1:33,626
4. 98 Drake Olson (USA) Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 75 4. GTP 9. 1:34,019
5. 60 Davy Jones (USA)
John Nielsen (DK)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 75 5. GTP 2. 1:34,456
6. 33 Costas Los (GR) Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 74 6. GTP 8. 1:34,010
7. 67 Bob Wollek (F)
John Andretti (USA)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 74 7. GTP 6. 1:35,089
8. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 73 8. GTP 7. 1:33,865
9. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Frank Jelinski (D)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo 72 9. GTP 10. 1:34,697
10. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 69 1. Lights 11. 1:40,299
11. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 69 2. Lights 13. 1:42,237
12. 55 Niki Leutwiler (CH)
Dan Marvin (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 68 3. Lights 14. 1:42,752
13. 97 Ken Knott (USA)
Andy Swett (USA)
Spice SE88P Pontiac Firebird 004 Whitehall Motorsports 67 4. Lights 17. 1:45,088
14. 19 Charles Morgan (USA)
Monte Shalett (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 67 5. Lights 15. 1:43,704
15. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 67 6. Lights 16. 1:44,178
16. 79 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 64 7. Lights 12. 1:42,229
17. 26 Max Schmidt (USA)
Jim Briody (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 106 59 8. Lights 18. 1:48,607
18. 99 Rocky Moran (USA)
Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 58 10. GTP 4. 1:33,011
19. 01 George Sutcliffe (USA)
Jorge Mendoza (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 001 Racecraft International 54 9. Lights 19. 1:51,480
Running in practice:
66 Price Cobb (USA)
Jan Lammers (NL)
Jaguar XJR-10 489 Castrol Jaguar Racing T-car GTP
66T Michel Ferté (F)
Davy Jones (USA)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing T-car GTP

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IMSA Round: 14

2 h San Antonio

2-Hour Nissan Camel Grand Prix Of San Antonio, San Antonio Street Circuit Date: 3.9.1989

Started:26

Circuit length: 2,688 km Race distance: 252,635 km Winner's average speed: 125,268 km/h Attendance: 20000

Fastest lap:Chip RobinsonNo. 84Nissan GTP ZX-T1:4,233150,623 km/h(lap 4)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 84 Chip Robinson (USA) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-04 Electramotive Engineering 94 2:01:00,270 1. GTP 2. 1:01,529
2. 98 Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 94 2:01:19,888 2. GTP 8. 1:03,516
3. 68 John Andretti (USA) Porsche 962C 119 Busby Racing 94 3. GTP 9. 1:03,622
4. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
John Paul, Jr. (USA)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 93 4. GTP 11. 1:05,159
5. 67 Jeff Kline (USA) Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 90 5. GTP 12. 1:06,483
6. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 90 1. Lights 20. 1:10,743
7. 55 Niki Leutwiler (CH)
David Rocha (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 89 2. Lights 15. 1:09,847
8. 34 Scott Atchison (USA)
Bernard Santal (CH)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird GTP 002 Spice Engineering 89 6. GTP 13. no time
9. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
David Loring (USA)
Kudzu DG-1 Mazda 001 Downing/Atlanta 89 3. Lights 19. 1:10,447
10. 33 Costas Los (GR) Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 88 7. GTP 6. 1:03,092
11. 19 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 88 4. Lights 16. 1:09,875
12. 25 Brent O'Neill (USA)
Jean De La Moussaye (F)
Argo JM19 Buick 113 Brent O'Neill 86 5. Lights 17. 1:09,901
13. 12 Tomas Lopez (MEX)
Albert Rocca (USA)
Tiga GT287 Chevrolet 342 Carlos Bobeda Racing 86 6. Lights 22. 1:14,582
14. 79 Ken Knott (USA)
Bob Lesnett (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 83 7. Lights 18. 1:10,138
15. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 82 Engine 8. GTP 1. 1:00,766
16. 42 John Higgins (USA)
Howard Cherry (USA)
Fabcar CL Porsche FGTP-701=>FEP-001 82 8. Lights 21. 1:14,420
17. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick Essex Racing 81 Accident 9. Lights 14. 1:08,798
18. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 76 Electrical 9. GTP 10. 1:04,132
19. 7 Don Bell (USA)
Hendrik ten Cate (NL)
Spice SE88P Pontiac Firebird 004 Whitehall Motorsports 70 Engine 10. Lights 26. no time
20. 99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA) Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 41 Turbocharger 10. GTP 5. 1:02,763
21. 5 Fabrizio Giovanardi (I)
Emanuele Naspetti (I)
Alba AR9 Buick DeBlasi Racing 37 Engine 11. GTP 23. 1:15,193
22. 60 Michel Ferté (F)
DNS - John Nielsen (DK)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-388 Castrol Jaguar Racing 28 Accident 12. GTP 4. 1:02,656
23. 86 James Weaver (GB) Porsche 962C 139 Bayside Racing/Bruce Leven 28 Accident 13. GTP 7. 1:03,099
24. 97 Charles Vehle (USA) Tiga GT287 Mazda 26 Mechanical 11. Lights 24. 1:17,915
25. 61 Davy Jones (USA)
DNS - Price Cobb (USA)
Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 20 Engine 14. GTP 3. 1:02,644
26. 3 Howard Katz (USA) Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 5 Accident 12. Lights 25. no time
Did not start:
- xxx Porsche 962 Alucraft Racing Accident in practice GTP
Running in practice:
66T Michel Ferté (F)
Davy Jones (USA)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing T-car GTP

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IMSA Round: 14

1 h San Antonio [GT]

1-Hour IMSA GT, San Antonio Grand Prix Circuit Date: 3.9.1989

Started:24

Circuit length: Race distance: 102,129 km Winner's average speed: 101,403 km/h

Fastest lap:Hans-Joachim StuckNo. 4Audi 90 quattro1:9,97140,081 km/h(lap 1)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 38 1:00:25,742 1. GTO 4.
2. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 38 1:00:27,060 2. GTO 2.
3. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 38 3. GTO 3.
4. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 38 4. GTO 5.
5. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 38 5. GTO 6.
6. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 38 1. GTU 8.
7. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 38 2. GTU 12.
8. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf 38 3. GTU 15.
9. 27 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 38 4. GTU 7. 1:13,630
10. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 38 5. GTU 13.
11. 98 Phil Currin (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 37 6. GTO 24.
12. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 37 6. GTU 10.
13. 13 Mike Sheehan (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 37 7. GTO 20.
14. 57 Reed Kryder (USA) Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 37 7. GTU 18.
15. 99 Jack Baldwin (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 36 8. GTU 11.
16. 82 Dick Greer (USA) Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 36 9. GTU 19.
17. 36 Jeff Elghanayan (USA) Ford RS200 27 Accident 8. GTO 16.
18. 03 Buz McCall (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 26 Mechanical 9. GTO 21.
19. 12 Del Russo Taylor (USA) Pontiac Firebird 20 Mechanical 10. GTO 23.
20. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 14 Mechanical 10. GTU 9.
21. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 13 Engine 11. GTO 1. 1:07,507
22. 31 Anthony Puleo (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Puleo Racing 13 Mechanical 12. GTO 17.
23. 14 Jim Pallas (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 11 Mechanical 13. GTO 14.
24. 7 Troy Waldron (USA) Buick Skylark 1 Accident 14. GTO 22.

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IMSA Round: 15

200 km Sears Point [GT]

200 km Sears Point International Raceway Date: 10.9.1989

Started:31

Circuit length: Race distance: 203,019 km Winner's average speed: 136,099 km/h

Fastest lap:Hans-Joachim StuckNo. 4Audi 90 quattro1:35,514153,037 km/h(lap 42)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 50 1:29:30,123 1. GTO 1. 1:33,985
2. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 50 1:29:34,125 2. GTO 2.
3. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 50 3. GTO 4.
4. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 50 4. GTO 3.
5. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 49 1. GTU 7. 1:37,880
6. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 49 5. GTO 6.
7. 08 Dominic Dobson (USA) Pontiac Fiero 49 6. GTO 8.
8. 27 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 48 2. GTU 19.
9. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 48 3. GTU 15.
10. 32 Steve Anderson (USA) Pontiac Trans-Am 48 7. GTO 14.
11. 96 Butch Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 300ZX Leitzinger Racing 48 4. GTU 16.
12. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf 48 5. GTU 17.
13. 45 Brian Wold (USA) Pontiac Firebird 48 8. GTO 30.
14. 48 Frank Honsowetz (USA) Nissan 300ZX 48 6. GTU 22.
15. 40 Tom Moody (USA) Chevrolet Corvette 47 9. GTO 21.
16. 77 Paul Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 47 7. GTU 24.
17. 13 Mike Sheehan (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 47 10. GTO 25.
18. 24 Troy Rowland (USA) Mercury Merkur 45 8. GTU 28.
19. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 41 Mechanical 9. GTU 20.
20. 20 Bill Lester (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 38 11. GTO 9.
21. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 37 Mechanical 10. GTU 12.
22. 28 Sean Scott (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 36 11. GTU 29.
23. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 30 Accident 12. GTU 11.
24. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 29 Steering 12. GTO 5.
25. 44 Chuck McConnell (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 21 Mechanical 13. GTO 23.
26. 97 Walter Benson (USA) Pontiac Firebird 17 Mechanical 14. GTO 27.
27. 87 Steven Petty (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 7 Accident 15. GTO 10.
28. 99 Jack Baldwin (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 7 Engine 13. GTU 13.
29. 92 Rick Weldon (USA) Mazda RX-7 5 Mechanical 14. GTU 26.
30. 2 Steve Dymand (USA) Chevrolet Corvette 0 Mechanical 16. GTO 18.
Disqualified:
41 Mat Lowrance (USA) Porsche 911 Mat Lowrance Racing GTU

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IMSA Round: 15

300 km Sears Point

Lincoln-Mercury California Grand Prix, Sears Point International Raceway Date: 10.9.1989

Started:26

Circuit length: 4,060 km Race distance: 304,528 km Winner's average speed: 159,592 km/h

Fastest lap:Geoff BrabhamNo. 83Nissan GTP ZX-T1:26,356169,268 km/h(lap 8)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 75 1:54:29,366 1. GTP 2. 1:23,721
2. 84 Chip Robinson (USA) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-04 Electramotive Engineering 75 1:54:29,688 2. GTP 3. 1:24,251
3. 60 Davy Jones (USA)
John Nielsen (DK)
Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing 75 4. GTP 5. 1:24,382
4. 61 Price Cobb (USA)
Jan Lammers (NL)
Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 75 3. GTP 1. 1:23,453
5. 98 Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 75 5. GTP 12. 1:28,387
6. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 75 6. GTP 9. 1:24,866
7. 86 Jochen Mass (D) Porsche 962 121 Bayside Racing/Bruce Leven 75 7. GTP 4. 1:24,309
8. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
Frank Jelinski (D)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 74 8. GTP 11. 1:26,070
9. 67 Bob Wollek (F)
Derek Bell (GB)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 74 9. GTP 10. 1:24,909
10. 68 Bob Wollek (F)
John Andretti (USA)
Porsche 962C 119 Busby Racing 73 10. GTP 6. 1:24,501
11. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 71 1. Lights 15. 1:30,668
12. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Kudzu DG-1 Mazda 001 Downing/Atlanta 71 2. Lights 16. 1:31,269
13. 55 David Rocha (USA)
Niki Leutwiler (CH)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 70 3. Lights 19. 1:33,408
14. 2 René Herzog (CH)
Mario Hytten (CH)
Porsche 962 C06 Alucraft Racing 70 11. GTP 14. 1:30,511
15. 6 Bruce Canepa (USA)
Greg Pickett (USA)
Porsche 962 HR2 Canepa Motorsports 69 12. GTP 13. 1:28,655
16. 79 Don Bell (USA)
Hendrik ten Cate (NL)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 69 4. Lights 20. 1:34,185
17. 19 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 69 5. Lights 22. 1:35,627
18. 33 Costas Los (GR)
Wayne Taylor (ZA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 68 Overheating 13. GTP 8. 1:24,816
19. 5 Amato Ferrari (I)
Stefano Livio (I)
Alba AR9 Buick DeBlasi Racing 66 14. GTP 21. 1:35,147
20. 02 Frank Everett (USA)
Parker Johnstone (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird PSGTPL1 Empire Motorsports 65 Engine 6. Lights 17. 1:32,901
21. 01 George Sutcliffe (USA)
Michael Dow (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 001 Racecraft International 65 7. Lights 24. 1:38,137
22. 99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA) Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 64 15. GTP 7. 1:24,354
23. 12 Tomas Lopez (MEX)
Albert Rocca (USA)
Tiga GT287 Chevrolet 342 Carlos Bobeda Racing 63 8. Lights 25. 1:39,120
24. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE87P Buick Essex Racing 63 9. Lights 18. 1:33,270
25. 34 Scott Atchison (USA)
Bernard Santal (CH)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird GTP 002 Spice Engineering 51 Engine 16. GTP 26. no time
26. 3 Russell Dotson (USA)
Rex Ramsey (USA)
Dean Hall (USA)
Alba AR4 Mazda AR3-001 Tom Rust Racing 50 Gearbox 10. Lights 23. 1:37,014

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IMSA Round: 16

500 km Watkins Glen [GT]

500 km Kodak Copier, Watkins Glen International Date: 24.9.1989

Started:36

Circuit length: 5,435 km Race distance: 499,997 km Winner's average speed: 173,402 km/h

Fastest lap:Hans-Joachim StuckNo. 4Audi 90 quattro1:47,15182,595 km/h(lap 48)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D)
Walter Röhrl (D)
Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 92 2:53:00,474 1. GTO 1. 2:00,712
2. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 92 2:53:20,881 2. GTO 3.
3. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX-Turbo Cunningham Racing 91 3. GTO 5.
4. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 90 4. GTO 4.
5. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 88 5. GTO 2.
6. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf 84 1. GTU 21.
7. 77 Peter Uria (USA)
Amos Johnson (USA)
Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 83 2. GTU 10.
8. 93 Helmut Silberberger (USA) Mazda RX-7 Tyrolean Racing 82 3. GTU 18.
9. 91 Chester Vincentz (USA)
John Wood (USA)
Porsche 944 Turbo Electrodyne Inc. 81 6. GTO 14.
10. 82 Dick Greer (USA) Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 79 4. GTU 28.
11. 81 Ken Bupp (USA)
Robert Peters (CDN)
Chevrolet Camaro 78 7. GTO 22.
12. 3 Robert Borders (USA)
Tom Ciccone (USA)
Chevrolet Beretta 77 1. AC 26.
13. 57 Reed Kryder (USA)
Henry Camferdam (USA)
Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 77 5. GTU 19.
14. 49 Clint Welding (USA)
Phil Kelly (USA)
Pontiac Grand Prix 76 2. AC 25.
15. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 73 6. GTU 9. 2:18,638
16. 74 George Robinson (USA)
Johnny Unser (USA)
Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 72 7. GTU 11.
17. 84 Kim Mason (USA)
Jerry Thompson (USA)
Chevrolet Corvette Mason Racing 72 8. GTO 36.
18. 58 Tom Forgione (USA) Oldsmobile Toronado Tom Forgione 72 3. AC 35.
19. 70 Bill Weston (USA)
Norm Dupont (USA)
Mazda RX-7 71 8. GTU 20.
20. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 67 Mechanical 9. GTU 12.
21. 31 Anthony Puleo (USA) Chevrolet Camaro Puleo Racing 66 9. GTO 33.
22. 03 Buz McCall (USA)
Jack Baldwin (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Skoal Bandit Racing 65 Transmission 10. GTO 17.
23. 10 Clay Young (USA) Pontiac Grand Prix Clay Young Racing 63 4. AC 24.
24. 25 Dale Kreider (USA)
Jack Boxstrom (CDN)
Buick Somerset 59 5. AC 31.
25. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda MX-6 Mazda Motorsports 41 Mechanical 10. GTU 30.
26. 29 Robert Kahn (USA)
Oma Kimbrough (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro Overbagh Motor Racing 40 Mechanical 11. GTO 32.
27. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 37 Ignition 11. GTU 16.
28. 20 Dan Osterholt (USA) Chevrolet Beretta Osterholt Racing 30 Mechanical 6. AC 15. 2:25,089
29. 11 Mark Porcaro (USA) Chevrolet Beretta 25 Engine 7. AC 27.
30. 89 Ray Hendricks (USA) Porsche 911 Dynamic Air 21 Suspension 12. GTU 29.
31. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX-Turbo Cunningham Racing 19 Mechanical 12. GTO 7.
32. 42 Chuck Coffey (USA) Mazda RX-7 17 Mechanical 13. GTU 23.
33. 90 Andy Petery (USA) Mercury Cougar Road Circuit Tech. 11 Mechanical 13. GTO 6.
34. 48 David Yarmoluk (USA) Mazda RX-7 Tara Motorsports 10 Mechanical 14. GTU 34.
35. 71 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 1 Mechanical 15. GTU 13.
36. 39 Elliot Forbes-Robinson (USA) Mazda RX-7 Mazda Motorsports 0 Accident 14. GTO 8.

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IMSA Round: 17

360 km Tampa

GTE World Challenge of Tampa, Florida State Fairgrounds, Tampa Date: 1.10.1989

Started:24

Circuit length: 3,058 km Race distance: 357,757 km Winner's average speed: 128,448 km/h

Fastest lap:Geoff BrabhamNo. 83Nissan GTP ZX-T1:6,787164,821 km/h(lap 99)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 60 Price Cobb (USA) Jaguar XJR-9 TWR-J12C-288 Castrol Jaguar Racing 117 2:47:06,873 1. GTP 6. 1:08,988
2. 64 Jim Miller (USA)
Bob Earl (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 117 2:47:07,154 2. GTP 5. 1:08,598
3. 68 Bob Wollek (F)
John Andretti (USA)
Porsche 962C 119 Busby Racing 117 3. GTP 9. 1:09,229
4. 84 Chip Robinson (USA) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-04 Electramotive Engineering 117 4. GTP 4. 1:08,530
5. 30 Gianpiero Moretti (I)
John Paul, Jr. (USA)
Porsche 962C 001GS Momo/Gebhardt Racing 112 5. GTP 12. 1:11,536
6. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS) Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 112 6. GTP 1. 1:06,709
7. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
Spice SE87P Buick Essex Racing 111 1. Lights 16. 1:15,392
8. 2 Mario Hytten (CH)
René Herzog (CH)
Porsche 962 C06 Alucraft Racing 111 7. GTP 14. 1:14,685
9. 61 Jan Lammers (NL) Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 111 Accident 8. GTP 2. 1:06,902
10. 00 "John Winter" (D) Porsche 962C 129 Joest Racing 110 9. GTP 11. 1:10,373
11. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Kudzu DG-1 Mazda 001 Downing/Atlanta 110 2. Lights 15. 1:15,297
12. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 109 3. Lights 13. 1:14,615
13. 19 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 109 4. Lights 20. 1:17,031
14. 3 Jim Downing (USA)
David Loring (USA)
Argo JM19 Mazda 107 Downing/Atlanta 108 5. Lights 21. 1:18,295
15. 80 Martino Finotto (I)
Gianni Giudici (I)
Spice SE89P Ferrari Bieri Racing 88 Accident 6. Lights 17. 1:15,602
16. 01 George Sutcliffe (USA)
Michael Dow (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 001 Racecraft International 86 7. Lights 22. 1:20,651
17. 34 Scott Atchison (USA)
Wayne Taylor (ZA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird GTP 002 Spice Engineering 82 Engine 10. GTP 3. 1:08,206
18. 33 Costas Los (GR) Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 76 Accident 11. GTP 7. 1:09,094
19. 79 Ken Knott (USA)
Rob Wilson (NZ)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 70 Engine 8. Lights 19. 1:16,988
20. 99 Rocky Moran (USA)
Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 60 Accident 12. GTP 8. 1:09,108
21. 55 Dan Marvin (USA)
Niki Leutwiler (CH)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 56 Accident 9. Lights 18. 1:16,618
22. 5 Claudio Langes (I)
Marzio Romano (CH)
Alba AR9 Buick DeBlasi Racing 56 Electrical 13. GTP 25. no time
23. 98 Juan-Manuel Fangio II (RA)
Drake Olson (USA)
Toyota 88C 87C-007 All American Racers 50 Accident 14. GTP 10. 1:09,980
24. 7 Ronald Parks (USA)
DNS - Sidney Smith (USA)
Tiga GT285 Mazda G T Motorsports Racing 20 Accident 10. Lights 23. 1:23,997
Did not start:
75 Dennis Kazmerowski (USA)
Peter Dawe (USA)
Fabcar CL Porsche FEP-002 Promotion Motorsports Lights 1:23,273

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IMSA Round: 18

2 h Lime Rock [GT]

2-Hour Lime Rock IMSA GT, Lime Rock Park Date: 1.10.1989

Started:33

Circuit length: 2,478 km Race distance: 322,561 km Winner's average speed: 160,741 km/h

Fastest lap:Hans-Joachim StuckNo. 4Audi 90 quattro0:51,34172,657 km/h(lap 85)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 131 2:00:24,132 1. GTO 2.
2. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 131 2:00:34,092 2. GTO 1. 0:50,889
3. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 131 3. GTO 4.
4. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 131 4. GTO 3.
5. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX-Turbo Cunningham Racing 129 5. GTO 6.
6. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX-Turbo Cunningham Racing 129 6. GTO 5.
7. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 125 1. GTU 10.
8. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 125 2. GTU 9.
9. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 125 3. GTU 16.
10. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda MX-6 Mazda Motorsports 124 4. GTU 11.
11. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 123 5. GTU 8. 0:54,000
12. 19 Peter Andrighetti (USA)
Bob Hebert (USA)
Chevrolet Corvette 123 7. GTO 12.
13. 77 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 123 6. GTU 14.
14. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 121 7. GTU 20.
15. 10 Clay Young (USA) Pontiac Grand Prix Clay Young Racing 120 1. AC 19. 0:57,510
16. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf 120 8. GTU 17.
17. 87 Peter Dus (USA)
Kermit Upton (USA)
Chevrolet Camaro 120 8. GTO 32.
18. 93 Helmut Silberberger (USA) Mazda RX-7 Tyrolean Racing 118 9. GTU 33.
19. 25 Dale Kreider (USA)
Jack Boxstrom (CDN)
Buick Somerset 112 2. AC 28.
20. 58 Tom Forgione (USA) Oldsmobile Toronado Tom Forgione 111 3. AC 29.
21. 18 David Yarmoluk (USA) Mazda RX-7 Tara Motorsports 107 Mechanical 10. GTU 22.
22. 42 Chuck Coffey (USA)
Glenn Smith (USA)
Mazda RX-7 105 11. GTU 30.
23. 57 Reed Kryder (USA) Nissan 300ZX Kryderacing 102 Mechanical 12. GTU 21.
24. 20 Dan Osterholt (USA) Chevrolet Beretta Osterholt Racing 92 Electrical 4. AC 31.
25. 70 Norm Dupont (USA)
Mick Robinson (USA)
Mazda RX-7 67 Mechanical 13. GTU 27.
26. 32 George Alderman (USA)
Paul Alderman (USA)
Nissan 300ZX Alderman 50 Engine 14. GTU 25.
27. 90 Andy Petery (USA) Mercury Cougar Road Circuit Tech. 39 Engine 9. GTO 13.
28. 15 Eduardo Pellerano (DR) Mazda RX-7 32 Suspension 15. GTU 18.
29. 91 Chester Vincentz (USA) Porsche 944 Turbo Electrodyne Inc. 31 Mechanical 10. GTO 7.
30. 11 Mark Porcaro (USA) Chevrolet Beretta 15 Transmission 5. AC 23.
31. 89 Ray Hendricks (USA) Porsche 911 Dynamic Air 6 Mechanical 16. GTU 26.
32. 3 Robert Borders (USA) Chevrolet Beretta 6 Mechanical 6. AC 24.
33. 99 Tommy Riggins (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 0 Accident 17. GTU 15.

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IMSA Round: 19

1 h Laguna Seca [GT]

32nd Toyota Monterey Grand Prix Featuring The Champion Spark Plug 300 (1-Hour IMSA GTO-GTU), Laguna Seca Raceway Date: 15.10.1989

Started:29

Circuit length: Race distance: 146,087 km Winner's average speed: 143,961 km/h

Fastest lap:Hans-Joachim StuckNo. 4Audi 90 quattro1:26,529148,240 km/h(lap 12)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 41 1:00:53,181 1. GTO 1. 1:24,844
2. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 41 1:00:53,950 2. GTO 7.
3. 60 Jean Alesi (F) Ferrari F40-LM 79890 Ferrari France, Jean Sage 41 3. GTO 2.
4. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 41 4. GTO 4.
5. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 41 5. GTO 3.
6. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 41 6. GTO 6.
7. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 39 1. GTU 8. 1:30,874
8. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 39 2. GTU 9.
9. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 39 3. GTU 15.
10. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf 39 4. GTU 12.
11. 27 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 39 5. GTU 10.
12. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda MX-6 Mazda Motorsports 39 6. GTU 13.
13. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 38 Mechanical 7. GTO 5.
14. 2 Steve Dymand (USA) Chevrolet Corvette 38 8. GTO 18.
15. 28 Michael Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 38 7. GTU 17.
16. 48 Doug Barnhold (USA) Nissan 300ZX 37 8. GTU 20.
17. 77 Paul Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 36 9. GTU 21.
18. 82 Dick Greer (USA) Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 36 10. GTU 24.
19. 3 Jon Longmire (USA) Porsche 911 36 11. GTU 23.
20. 97 Walter Benson (USA) Pontiac Firebird 35 9. GTO 29.
21. 0 Andrew McDowell (AUS) Chevrolet Camaro 34 10. GTO 26.
22. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 27 12. GTU 14.
23. 85 Don Reynolds (USA) Nissan 240SX 24 13. GTU 19.
24. 78 John Daley (USA) Mazda RX-7 10 Mechanical 14. GTU 25.
25. 34 Dan Gallant (USA) Pontiac Firebird 7 Mechanical 11. GTO 22.
26. 88 Mike Henderson (USA) Mazda RX-7 6 Cooling 15. GTU 27.
27. 13 Mike Sheehan (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 5 Suspension 12. GTO 16.
28. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 3 Suspension 16. GTU 11.
29. 83 Vic Manuelli (USA) Mercury Capri Fantasy Racing 1 Mechanical 13. GTO 28.
In entry list:
04 Casey Mollett (USA) Ford Mustang GTO
09 Barry Allan (USA) Mazda RX-7 GTU
7 Richard Gottlieb (USA) Chevrolet Camaro GTO
10 Clay Young (USA) Pontiac Grand Prix Clay Young Racing GTO
13 Mike Sheehan (USA) Nissan 300ZX GTO
15 Eduardo Pellerano (DR) Mazda RX-7 GTU
17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda RX-7 Al Bacon Perf. GTU
20 Bill Lester (USA) Chevrolet Camaro GTO
24 Troy Rowland (USA) Mercury Merkur GTU
32 Steve Anderson (USA) Pontiac Trans-Am GTO
32 George Alderman (USA) Nissan 300ZX Alderman Nissan GTU
40 Tom Moody (USA) Chevrolet Corvette GTO
41 Mat Lowrance (USA) Porsche 911 Mat Lowrance Racing GTU
45 Brian Wold (USA) Pontiac Firebird GTO
87 Steven Petty (USA) Chevrolet Camaro GTO
92 Rick Weldon (USA) Mazda RX-7 GTU
96 Butch Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX GTU
99 Jack Baldwin (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing GTU

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IMSA Round: 20

1 h Del Mar [GT]

1-Hour Chevron IMSA GTO/GTU, Del Mar Fairgrounds Date: 22.10.1989

Started:30

Circuit length: Race distance: 128,748 km Winner's average speed: 127,396 km/h

Fastest lap:Wally Dallenbach, Jr.No. 9Mercury Cougar XR-71:10,77130,985 km/h(lap 15)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 9 Wally Dallenbach, Jr. (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 50 1:38:19,700 1. GTO 2.
2. 6 Pete Halsmer (USA) Mercury Cougar XR-7 Roush Racing 50 1:38:29,789 2. GTO 4.
3. 75 Steve Millen (NZ) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 50 3. GTO 3.
4. 76 John Morton (USA) Nissan 300ZX Turbo Cunningham Racing 50 4. GTO 6.
5. 07 Jeremy Dale (CDN) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 48 1. GTU 8. 1:13,923
6. 00 Kal Showket (USA) Dodge Daytona Full Time Racing 47 2. GTU 10.
7. 17 Al Bacon (USA) Mazda MX-6 Al Bacon Perf 47 3. GTU 9.
8. 38 Roger Mandeville (USA) Mazda MX-6 Mazda Motorsports 47 4. GTU 14.
9. 71 Amos Johnson (USA) Mazda MX-6 Team Highball 47 5. GTU 12.
10. 27 Lance Stewart (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 46 6. GTU 15.
11. 85 Don Reynolds (USA) Nissan 240SX 46 7. GTU 16.
12. 2 Steve Dymand (USA) Chevrolet Corvette 45 5. GTO 28.
13. 13 Mike Sheehan (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 45 6. GTO 18.
14. 96 Chuck Kendall (USA) Mercury Capri Kendall Racing 45 7. GTO 21.
15. 48 Frank Honsowetz (USA) Nissan 300ZX 45 8. GTU 17.
16. 77 Paul Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Team Highball 43 9. GTU 20.
17. 49 Greg Helms (USA) Chevrolet Camaro 43 8. GTO 27.
18. 28 Michael Lewis (USA) Mazda RX-7 Overton Autosport 42 10. GTU 19.
19. 82 Dick Greer (USA) Mazda RX-7 Dick Greer Racing 40 11. GTU 26.
20. 83 Vic Manuelli (USA) Mercury Capri Fantasy Racing 38 9. GTO 30.
21. 97 Walter Benson (USA) Pontiac Firebird 35 Accident 10. GTO 24.
22. 74 George Robinson (USA) Pontiac Fiero Huffaker Racing 34 Accident 12. GTU 13.
23. 0 Andrew McDowell (AUS) Chevrolet Camaro 33 11. GTO 25.
24. 95 Bob Leitzinger (USA) Nissan 240SX Leitzinger Racing 30 Accident 13. GTU 11.
25. 78 John Daley (USA) Mazda RX-7 28 Mechanical 14. GTU 23.
26. 4 Hans-Joachim Stuck (D) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 25 Engine 12. GTO 1. 1:08,835
27. 5 Hurley Haywood (USA) Audi 90 quattro Audi of America 24 Mechanical 13. GTO 5.
28. 60 Jean-Pierre Jabouille (F) Ferrari F40-LM 79890 Ferrari France 18 Mechanical 14. GTO 7.
29. 40 Bob Patch (USA) Chevrolet Corvette 4 Mechanical 15. GTO 29.
30. 88 Mike Henderson (USA) Mazda RX-7 3 Mechanical 15. GTU 22.

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IMSA Round: 20

2 h Del Mar

Nissan presents The Camel Grand Prix of Southern California (2-Hour Nissan Grand Prix), Del Mar Fairgrounds Date: 22.10.1989

Started:22(GTP - 14, Lights - 8)
Classified:15(GTP - 14, Lights - 8)

Circuit length: 2,575 km Race distance: 218,871 km Winner's average speed: 108,780 km/h

Fastest lap:Wayne TaylorNo. 34Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird GTP1:4,789,026 km/h(lap 7)

Pos.No.Driver / NationalityCarEntrantLapsTime/retiredPos.GroupPos.Practice
1. 60 Jan Lammers (NL) Jaguar XJR-10 389 Castrol Jaguar Racing 85 2:00:43,407 1. GTP 7. 1:05,405
2. 83 Geoff Brabham (AUS)
DNS - Chip Robinson (USA)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-01 Electramotive Engineering 85 2:00:46,936 2. GTP 3. 1:03,897
3. 64 Bob Earl (USA)
DNS - Jim Miller (USA)
Spice SE89P Chevrolet 003 Jim Miller Racing 85 3. GTP 2. 1:03,620
4. 99 Willy T. Ribbs (USA)
DNS - Rocky Moran (USA)
Eagle HF89 Toyota All American Racers 85 4. GTP 5. 1:04,919
5. 86 Jochen Mass (D)
DNS - Dominic Dobson (USA)
Porsche 962C 121 Bayside Racing/Bruce Leven 85 5. GTP 8. 1:05,757
6. 0 Jean-Louis Ricci (F)
Henri Pescarolo (F)
Porsche 962C 004=>104C Joest Racing 84 6. GTP 12. 1:06,707
7. 61 Price Cobb (USA) Jaguar XJR-10 589 Castrol Jaguar Racing 82 7. GTP 4. 1:04,095
8. 5 Stefano Livio (I)
Enrico de Benedetti (I)
Alba AR9 Buick DeBlasi Racing 81 8. GTP 13.
9. 4 Scott Schubot (USA)
Linda Ludemann (USA)
Spice SE88P Buick 002 S & L Racing 81 1. Lights 19. 1:11,573
10. 19 Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Jay Cochran (USA)
DNS - Charles Morgan (USA)
Tiga GT288 Buick 367 Essex Racing 81 2. Lights 17.
11. 9 Tom Hessert (USA)
Charles Morgan (USA)
DNS - Jay Cochran (USA)
DNS - Ferdinand de Lesseps (F)
Spice SE87P Buick Essex Racing 81 3. Lights 15. 1:09,131
12. 63 Jim Downing (USA)
Howard Katz (USA)
Kudzu DG-1 Mazda 001 Downing/Atlanta 81 4. Lights 16.
13. 67 Bob Wollek (F)
John Andretti (USA)
Porsche 962 108C/C02 Busby Racing 78 9. GTP 14. no time
14. 79 Ken Knott (USA)
Don Bell (USA)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 003 Whitehall Motorsports 71 5. Lights 22.
15. 33 Costas Los (GR) Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird 001 Spice Engineering 69 Accident 10. GTP 10. 1:05,839
16. 62 Jeff Kline (USA)
DNS - Bill Koll (USA)
DNS - Skeeter McKitterick (USA)
Spice SE88P Pontiac Firebird ex-works Koll Motorsports 62 11. GTP 11.
17. 84 Chip Robinson (USA)
DNS - Geoff Brabham (AUS)
Nissan GTP ZX-T 88-04 Electramotive Engineering 59 Drive shaft 12. GTP 6. 1:05,271
18. 34 Scott Atchison (USA)
Wayne Taylor (ZA)
Spice SE89P Pontiac Firebird GTP 002 Spice Engineering 53 Engine 13. GTP 1. 1:03,414
19. 55 Niki Leutwiler (CH)
David Rocha (USA)
DNS - Dan Marvin (USA)
Spice SE86CL Pontiac Firebird GTP PSGTPL2 Huffaker Racing 48 Accident 6. Lights 18.
20. 00 Frank Jelinski (D)
DNS - "John Winter" (D)
Porsche 962C 007 Joest Racing 37 Accident 14. GTP 9. 1:05,824
21. 12 Albert Rocca (USA)
DNS - Tomas Lopez (MEX)
Tiga GT287 Chevrolet 342 Carlos Bobeda Racing 18 Accident 7. Lights 20.
22. 01 George Sutcliffe (USA)
DNS - Michael Dow (USA)
DNS - Richard Williams (GB)
Spice SE87L Pontiac Firebird 001 Racecraft International 3 Engine 8. Lights 21.

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