1983 Trimoco RAC British Saloon Car Championship

1 AprOulton Park
4 AprThruxton


April 1 - Oulton Park: Round 2, 20 laps, 33.08 miles


 1 Jeff Allam           3.5 Rover Vitesse V8            23m15.70, 86.32mph
 2 Peter Lovett         3.5 Rover Vitesse V8            23m15.89
 3 Steve Soper          3.5 Rover Vitesse V8            23m16.26
 4 Jon Dooley           2.5 Alfa Romeo GTV6             23m46.97
 5 Tony Lanfranchi      3.0 Opel Monza                  23m54.52
 6 Hamish Irvine        2.3 Mazda RX-7                  24m09.22
 7 Pete Hall            2.5 Alfa Romeo GTV6             24m09.96
 8 John Morris          1.6 VW Scirocco GTI             24m21.74
 9 Richard Longman      1.6 Ford Escort RS1600i         19 laps
10 Rob Hall             1.6 Ford Escort RS1600i         19 laps

Fastest Laps:
        2501-3600cc:    Allam, 1m08.29 (87.27mph)
        1601-2500cc:    Dooley, 1m10.19 (84.83mph)
        up to 1600cc:   Morris, 1m11.51 (83.27mph)



Qualifying
 1 Steve Soper                  Rover Vitesse           1m08.03
 2 Peter Lovett                 Rover Vitesse           1m08.20
 3 Jeff Allam                   Rover Vitesse           1m08.22
 4 Charles Sawyer-Hoare         Rover Vitesse           1m08.80
 5 Tony Lanfranchi              Opel Monza              1m09.95
 6 Mike Newman                  Ford Capri              1m10.63
 7 Hamish Irvine                Mazda RX-7              1m10.75
 8 Pete Hall                    Alfa Romeo GTV6         1m10.96
 9 Jon Dooley                   Alfa Romeo GTV6         1m11.03
10 John Morris                  VW Scirocco GTI         1m11.65
11 Rob Hall                     Ford Escort RS1600i     1m12.14
12 Richard Longman              Ford Escort RS1600i     1m12.48
13 Alan Curnow                  Ford Escort RS1600i     1m13.20
14 Alan Greenhalgh              VW Golf GTI             1m13.65
15 Alan Minshaw                 VW Golf GTI             1m13.67
16 Ron Kirby                    Alfa Romeo Alfasud TI   1m13.82
17 Chris Hodgetts               Ford Escort RS1600i     1m14.23
18 Andrew Thorpe                Alfa Romeo Alfasud TI   1m14.92
19 Patrick Watts                MG Metro                1m15.60
20 Lionel Abbott                Ford Escort RS1600i     1m16.32
21 Jock Robertson               Ford Fiesta XR2         1m19.46



April 4 - Thruxton: Round 3, 20 laps, 47.12 miles



 1 Peter Lovett         3.5 Rover Vitesse V8            30m31.85, 96.60mph
 2 Jeff Allam           3.5 Rover Vitesse V8            30m32.04
 3 Charles Sawyer-Hoare 3.5 Rover Vitesse V8            31m06.57
 4 Jon Dooley           2.5 Alfa Romeo GTV6             31m12.56
 5 Hamish Irvine        2.3 Mazda RX-7                  31m17.92
 6 Tony Lanfranchi      3.0 Opel Monza                  31m25.75
 7 Steve Soper          3.5 Rover Vitesse V8            31m32.95
 8 Pete Hall            2.5 Alfa Romeo GTV6             31m53.42
 9 Alan Greenhalgh      1.6 Volkswagen Golf GTI         19 laps
10 Ron Kirby            1.5 Alfa Romeo Alfasud TI       19 laps

Fastest Laps:
        2501-3600cc:    Soper, 1m28.18 (96.19mph)
        1601-2500cc:    Irvine, 1m31.65 (92.54mph)
        up to 1600cc:   Longman, 1m34.31 (89.93mph)



Qualifying
 1 Steve Soper                  Rover Vitesse           1m27.10
 2 Peter Lovett                 Rover Vitesse           1m27.16
 3 Jeff Allam                   Rover Vitesse           1m27.29
 4 Charles Sawyer-Hoare         Rover Vitesse           1m30.78
 5 Jon Dooley                   Alfa Romeo GTV6         1m31.69
 6 Hamish Irvine                Mazda RX-7              1m32.48
 7 Richard Longman              Ford Escort RS1600i     1m32.64
 8 Alan Curnow                  Ford Escort RS1600i     1m33.44
 9 Pete Hall                    Alfa Romeo GTV6         1m33.54
10 John Morris                  VW Scirocco GTI         1m33.62
11 Rob Hall                     Ford Escort RS1600i     1m34.62
12 Alan Minshaw                 VW Golf GTI             1m35.17
13 Alan Greenhalgh              VW Golf GTI             1m35.74
14 Ron Kirby                    Alfa Romeo Alfasud TI   1m35.74
15 Patrick Watts                MG Metro                1m36.10
16 Chris Hodgetts               Ford Escort RS1600i     1m36.90
17 Andrew Thorpe                Alfa Romeo Alfasud TI   1m37.02
18 Tony Lanfranchi              Opel Monza              1m37.29
19 Lionel Abbott                Ford Escort RS1600i     1m37.79
20 Jock Robertson               Ford Fiesta XR2         1m38.14
21 Andy Driver                  Toyota Corolla          1m38.25



Sources:
Automobile Sport, April 1983