1983 Trans-Am season

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1983 Trans-Am season
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The 1983 Trans-Am Series season was the eighteenth running of the Sports Car Club of America's premier series. The race at Summit Point used split classes, with the GTU race being won by Volkswagen and the GTO race being won by Chevrolet.

Results[1][edit]

Round Event date Circuit Winning driver Winning vehicle
1 May 1 Moroso[2] United StatesGene Felton Pontiac Trans Am
2 May 15 Summit Point United KingdomDavid Hobbs Chevrolet Camaro
3 May 15 Summit Point United StatesPeter Schwartzott Volkswagen Rabbit
4 June 5 Sears Point United KingdomDavid Hobbs Chevrolet Camaro
5 June 12 Portland United StatesWilly Ribbs Chevrolet Camaro
6 June 26 Seattle United StatesElliott Forbes-Robinson Pontiac Trans Am
7 July 17 Mid Ohio United StatesWilly Ribbs Chevrolet Camaro
8 July 31 Road America United KingdomDavid Hobbs Chevrolet Camaro
9 August 8 Brainerd United StatesWilly Ribbs Chevrolet Camaro
10 September 4 Tros-Rivieres United StatesJohn Paul Jr. Chevrolet Camaro
11 September 18 Sears Point United StatesWilly Ribbs Chevrolet Camaro
12 September 25 Riverside United KingdomDavid Hobbs Chevrolet Camaro
13 October 8 Caesars Palace United StatesWilly Ribbs Chevrolet Camaro

Championships[edit]

Drivers[edit]

  1. David Hobbs – 158 points
  2. Willy T Ribbs – 148 points
  3. Tom Gloy – 143 points
  4. Elliott Forbes-Robinson – 102 points
  5. Frank Leary – 79 points

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