1983 All Japan Endurance Championship season

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1983 JSPC season
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The 1983 All Japan Endurance Championship season was the inaugural season of the All Japan Sports Prototype Championship. The series champion was the #1 Trust Racing Team Porsche 956 driven by Australian Vern Schuppan, who earlier in the year had won the 1983 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Schedule[edit]

All races were held in Japan.

Round Race Circuit Date
1 International Suzuka 500 km Suzuka Circuit 3 April
2 International Suzuka 1000 km Suzuka Circuit 28 August
3 WEC-Japan Fuji Speedway 2 October

Season results[edit]

Season results are as follows:[1]

Round Circuit Winning Team
Winning Drivers
1 Suzuka Circuit #1 Trust Racing Team Porsche 956
Australia Vern Schuppan
Japan Naohiro Fujita
2 Suzuka Circuit
Report
#1 Trust Racing Team Porsche 956
Australia Vern Schuppan
Japan Naohiro Fujita
3 Mt. Fuji
Report
#2 Rothmans Porsche 956
United Kingdom Derek Bell
Germany Stefan Bellof

Point Ranking[edit]

Drivers[edit]

Rank Drivers Number/Team Points Wins
1 Australia Vern Schuppan #1 Trust Racing Team Porsche 956
#6 Trust Racing Team Porsche 956
52 2
2 Japan Naohiro Fujita 52 2
3 Japan Taku Akaike #7 Alpha Racing Team MCS Guppy-Mazda
#62 Alpha Racing Team Mazda 83C
24 0
4 Germany Stefan Bellof #2 Rothmans Porsche 956 20 1
5 United Kingdom Derek Bell 20 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JSPC 1983". Archived from the original on 15 November 2009. 

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