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1980 Gould Grand Prix


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CART race number 10 of 12
Monday, October 20, 1980 at Michigan International Speedway, Brooklyn, MI
75 laps on a 2.000 mile paved track (150.0 miles)

Time of race: 0:53:44
Average Speed: 167.494 mph
Pole Speed: 195.812 mph
Cautions: 2 for 13 laps
Margin of Victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 9

Glossary    1980 CART results   /   1980 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Chassis / Engine Laps Money Status Led Points
1 112   Mario Andretti AB Dick / Pacemaker   (Roger Penske)Penske / Cosworth7514,350running53300
2 211   Bobby Unser Norton Spirit   (Roger Penske)Penske / Cosworth7510,200running9240
3 41   Rick Mears Gould Charge   (Roger Penske)Penske / Cosworth756,350running1210
4 34   Johnny Rutherford Pennzoil   (Chaparral Racing)Chaparral / Cosworth755,000running11180
5 55   Al Unser Longhorn Racing   (Bobby Hillin)Longhorn / Cosworth734,400running0150
6 79   Tom Sneva Sugaripe Prunes   (Jerry O'Connell)Phoenix / Cosworth733,700running0120
7 610   Pancho Carter Alex Foods   (Alex Morales)Penske / Cosworth733,300running090
81440   Tom Bagley Kent Oil   (Pat Patrick)Wildcat / Cosworth712,800running075
91561   Tom Gloy Lane Sports   (Roger Penske)Penske / Cosworth712,500running060
10 841   Bill Alsup Alsup Racing   (Bill Alsup)Penske / Cosworth712,250running045
111243   Danny Ongais Armstrong Moulding / Interscope   (Sherman Armstrong)Orbiter / Cosworth702,000running030
122581   Jerry Sneva Hugger's Beverage HoldersMcLaren / Cosworth701,900running015
131728   Herm Johnson Menard Lumber   (Cliff-Menard)Lightning / Offy691,800running08
141924   Sheldon Kinser Genesee Beer   (Leader Card)Watson / Cosworth681,700running08
151844   Greg Leffler Armstrong Moulding   (Sherman Armstrong)Lola / Cosworth681,600running08
162665   Bill Tempero Zamboni Electric   (Bill Tempero)Eagle / Chevrolet661,500running08
172469   Bob Frey Hoffman RacingEagle / Offy651,500running06
182177   Salt Walther Walmotor   (Walmotors)Penske / Cosworth641,500running06
191646   Gary Bettenhausen Armstrong Moulding   (Sherman Armstrong)Wildcat / DGS411,500oil cooler06
20 935   Gordon Smiley Red Roof Inns   (Fletcher Racing)Penske / Cosworth401,500crash06
212259   Joe Saldana Dynamics, Inc.   (Hoffman Racing)Lightning / Offy341,500connecting rod05
222395   Larry Cannon Kraco Stereo   (Larry Cannon)Wildcat / DGS301,500oil pressure05
231115   Johnny Parsons Hopkins Racing   (Lindsey Hopkins)Lightning / Chevrolet261,500engine05
241020   Gordon Johncock North American Van Lines   (Pat Patrick)Phoenix / Cosworth101,500engine05
25132   Billy Vukovich, Jr. Leader Card   (Leader Card)Watson / Offy81,500engine03
262018   Dennis Firestone Scientific Drilling   (Jack L. Rhoades)Penske / Cosworth01,500did not start03

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Mario Andretti111
  Bobby Unser221
  Mario Andretti32927
  Bobby Unser30356
  Johnny Rutherford37415
  Mario Andretti42421
  Bobby Unser43442
  Johnny Rutherford45506
  Rick Mears51511
  Mario Andretti527524

Points standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   Johnny Rutherford 4670    
2   Bobby Unser 3474   -1196  
3   Rick Mears 2476   -2194  
4   Tom Sneva 2450   -2220  
5   Pancho Carter 1844   -2826  
6   Gordon Johncock 1561   -3109  
7   Bill Alsup 1201   -3469  
8   Al Unser 935   -3735  
9   Gary Bettenhausen 847   -3823  
10   Vern Schuppan 806   -3864  
11   Tom Bagley 780   -3890  
12   Tom Gloy 680   -3990  
13   Danny Ongais 596   -4074  
14   Spike Gehlhausen 470   -4200  
15   Dennis Firestone 443   -4227  
16   Sheldon Kinser 427   -4243  
17   Rick Muther 356   -4314  
18   Mario Andretti 340   -4330  
19   Dick Ferguson 315   -4355  
20   Howdy Holmes 314   -4356