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PPG Indy Car World Series 1980 standings

Championship points standings for the PPG Indy Car World Series 1980

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Johnny RutherfordChaparral Cars Inc.Chaparral 2KCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
4723
2.Flag Bobby UnserPenske RacingPenske PC-9Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
3714
3.Flag Tom SnevaJerry O'Connell RacingPhoenix 80
McLaren M24
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
2930
4.Flag Rick MearsPenske RacingPenske PC-7
Penske PC-9
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
2866
5.Flag Pancho CarterAlex Morales MotorsportsPenske PC-7
Lightning 77
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
1855
6.Flag Gordon JohncockPatrick RacingPenske PC-6
Wildcat Mk. VI
Phoenix 80
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
1572
7.Flag Bill AlsupAlsup RacingPenske PC-7Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
1214
8.Flag Al UnserLonghorn RacingLonghorn LR-01Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
1153
9.Flag Gary BettenhausenAMI RacingWildcat Mk. II
Wildcat Mk. II
Orbiter Mk. 2
DGS 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
1057
10.Flag Vern SchuppanJerry O'Connell Racing, Wysard RacingWildcat Mk. II
McLaren M24
McLaren M24B
DGS 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
806
11.Flag Tom BagleyPatrick RacingWildcat Mk. VI
Penske PC-6
Phoenix 80
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
794
12.Flag Dennis FirestoneRhoades CompetitionPenske PC-6Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
743
13.Flag Sheldon KinserLeader Card RacingWatson 78
Watson 77
Watson 79
Watson 77
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
697
14.Flag Tom GloyPenske RacingPenske PC-6
Penske PC-7
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
680
15.Flag Danny OngaisInterscope RacingParnelli VPJ6C
Orbiter Mk. 1
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
601
16.Flag Mario AndrettiPenske RacingPenske PC-9Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
580
17.Flag Spike GehlhausenBob Fletcher Racing, O'Hanlon RacingPenske PC-7
Penske PC-7
McLaren M24B
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
473
18.Flag Roger RagerRager RacingWildcat Mk. IVChevrolet 5.8Goodyear
381
19.Flag Rick MutherPacific Coast RacingPenske PC-6
Penske PC-7
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
356
20.Flag Bill TemperoTempero RacingEagle 74Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
331
21.Flag Dick FergusonSanett Racing, BFM Enterprises, Woodward RacingAntares 72
Penske PC-6
McLaren M24
McLaren M24B
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Chevrolet 5.8
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
315
22.Flag Howdy HolmesAMI RacingLola T500B
Orbiter Mk. 1
Orbiter Mk. 2
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
314
23.Flag Larry CannonCannon RacingWildcat Mk. I
Wildcat Mk. I
Wildcat Mk. II
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
DGS 2.6 turbo
DGS 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
299
24.Flag Herm JohnsonMenard RacingLightning 77Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
272
24.Flag Roger MearsHodgdon Racing, Grant King RacingMcLaren M24
Kingfish 73
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Chevrolet 5.8
Goodyear
Goodyear
272
26.Flag Tom BigelowAMI RacingLola T500BCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
260
27.Flag Billy EngelhartBeaudoin RacingMcLaren M24BCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
246
28.Flag Jim McElreathMcElreath Racing, Grant King RacingKingfish 73
Penske PC-7
Eagle 74
Chevrolet 5.8
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
240
29.Flag Jerry KarlKarl RacingMcLaren M16C/DChevrolet 5.8Goodyear
215
30.Flag Tim RichmondMach I RacingPenske PC-7Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
209
31.Flag Dick SimonVollstedt EnterprisesVollstedt 77Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
185
32.Flag Greg LefflerAMI RacingLola T500BCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
184
33.Flag Gordon SmileyPatrick Racing, Bob Fletcher RacingPhoenix 80
Penske PC-6
Penske PC-7
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
176
34.Flag Lee KunzmanHoffman Racing, O'Hanlon RacingLightning 77
McLaren M24B
March 73A
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
150
35.Flag Jerry SnevaAMI Racing, O'Hanlon RacingOrbiter Mk. 1
Lola T500B
McLaren M24B
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
149
36.Flag Pete HalsmerWysard RacingWildcat Mk. II
McLaren M24B
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
128
37.Flag Bill Vukovich IILeader Card RacingWatson 77
Watson 78
Watson 79
Eagle 78
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
96
38.Flag Cliff HuculO'Hanlon RacingMcLaren M24BCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
90
39.Flag Phil CalivaAlsup RacingMcLaren M16C/DOffenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
70
40.Flag Jan SnevaBFM Enterprises, WalmotorAntares 72
Penske PC-6
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
60
41.Flag John MartinDavis Racing, J & J EnterprisesWildcat Mk. I
Wildcat Mk. I
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
DGS 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
56
41.Flag Mike MosleyAll American Racers, Mach I RacingEagle 80
Eagle 80
Penske PC-7
Chevrolet 5.8
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
56
43.Flag Joe SaldanaHoffman RacingPenske PC-7
Lightning 77
Eagle 72
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
50
44.Flag A. J. FoytA. J. Foyt EnterprisesParnelli VPJ6CTCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
45
45.Flag Ron ShumanStanton RacingPenske PC-6Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
40
46.Flag Johnny Parsons, Jr.Lindsey Hopkins RacingLightning 80
Lightning 80
Lightning 79
Lightning 79
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Chevrolet 3.4 turbo
Chevrolet 5.8
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
36
47.Flag John MahlerIntercomp RacingFinley PC-6
Eagle 72
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
35
48.Flag Michael ChandlerHodgdon RacingMcLaren M24Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
25
48.Flag George SniderA. J. Foyt EnterprisesParnelli VPJ6CTCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
25
48.Flag Don WhittingtonWhittington Brothers RacingPenske PC-7Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
25
48.Flag John WoodMergard RacingEagle 72Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
25
52.Flag Hurley HaywoodLindsey Hopkins RacingLightning 79Chevrolet 3.4 turboGoodyear
20
53.Flag Phil ThreshieMachinists Union RacingIAM 001
IAM 001
Donovan 5.7
DGS 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
15
54.Flag Larry DicksonMachinists Union RacingIAM 001Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
10
55.Flag Jerry MillerGrant King RacingKingfish 73Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
8
55.Flag Daniel MuñizPatrick RacingPenske PC-6Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
8
57.Flag Juan Carlos BolañosIntercomp RacingEagle 72Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
6
57.Flag Ross DavisDavis RacingWildcatOffenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
6
57.Flag Bob FreyHoffman RacingEagle 72Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
6
57.Flag Billie HarveyGrant King RacingKingfish 73Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
6
57.Flag Michel Jourdain Sr.Shade Tree RacingEagle 74Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
6
57.Flag Salt WaltherWalmotorPenske PC-7
Penske PC-6
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
6
63.Flag Tony Bettenhausen, Jr.Medlin Racing, Grant King RacingEagle 74
Kingfish 73
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Chevrolet 5.8
Goodyear
Goodyear
5
63.Flag Jeff HeywoodPacific Coast Racing Lightning 77Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
5
63.Flag Al LoquastoO'Hanlon Racing, Pacific Coast RacingMcLaren M24B
Lightning 77
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
5
63.Flag Chip MeadIntercomp RacingEagle 72Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
5
63.Flag Bill WhittingtonWhittington Brothers RacingParnelli VPJ6CTCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
5
Flag Buddie BoysRasmussen RacingRascar Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Dana CarterRhoades CompetitionMcLaren M16Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Tom FrantzFrantz RacingMcLaren M24Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Josele GarzaGarza RacingPenske PC-7Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Female Janet GuthrieLindsey Hopkins RacingLightning 80
Lightning 80
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Bob HarkeyRasmussen Racing, Grant King Racing, J & J RacingRascar 72
Kingfish 73
Wildcat Mk. I
Chevrolet 5.8
Chevrolet 5.8
DGS 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Milt HarperBFM EnterprisesAntares 72Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Bruce HillO'Hanlon RacingMarch 73AChevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Jim HurtubiseHurtubise RacingMallardOffenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Bill PuterbaughO'Hanlon RacingMarch 73AChevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Larry RiceRhoades CompetitionEagle 74Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Dean VetrockVetrock RacingEagle 69Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Rich VoglerBFM EnterprisesAntares 72Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Frank WeissRasmussen RacingMcLaren M16C/DOffenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Johnny Rutherford
5
Most pole positionsFlag Bobby Unser
4
Most podium positionsFlag Johnny Rutherford
8
Flag Bobby Unser
8
Most podium positions without a winFlag Gordon Johncock
3

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
91.4%U.S.A.Flag George Snider, Al Unser, Mario Andretti, Rick Mears, Gordon Johncock, Tom Sneva, Roger Mears, Tony Bettenhausen, Jr., Bill Alsup, Pancho Carter, Johnny Rutherford, Bobby Unser, Bill Vukovich II, Gary Bettenhausen, Tom Bagley, Dennis Firestone, Sheldon Kinser, Spike Gehlhausen, Roger Rager, Rick Muther, Tom Gloy, Danny Ongais, Bill Tempero, Dick Ferguson, Howdy Holmes, Larry Cannon, Herm Johnson, Tom Bigelow, Billy Engelhart, Jim McElreath, Jerry Karl, Tim Richmond, Dick Simon, Greg Leffler, Gordon Smiley, Lee Kunzman, Jerry Sneva, Pete Halsmer, Phil Caliva, Jan Sneva, John Martin, Mike Mosley, Joe Saldana, A. J. Foyt, Ron Shuman, Johnny Parsons, Jr., John Mahler, John Wood, Don Whittington, Michael Chandler, Hurley Haywood, Phil Threshie, Larry Dickson, Jerry Miller, Bob Frey, Salt Walther, Billie Harvey, Ross Davis, Chip Mead, Bill Whittington, Al Loquasto, Jeff Heywood, Buddie Boys, Dana Carter, Tom Frantz, Janet Guthrie, Bob Harkey, Milt Harper, Bruce Hill, Jim Hurtubise, Bill Puterbaugh, Larry Rice, Dean Vetrock, Rich Vogler74
4.9%MexicoFlag Michel Jourdain Sr., Daniel Muñiz, Juan Carlos Bolaños, Josele Garza4
2.5%CanadaFlag Cliff Hucul, Frank Weiss2
1.2%AustraliaFlag Vern Schuppan1

Individual driver statistics for the 1980 PPG Indy Car World Series

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Alsup, BillFlag 41 y/o11010
Andretti, MarioFlag 40 y/o4122
Bagley, TomFlag 40 y/o11000
Bettenhausen, GaryFlag 38 y/o9020
Bettenhausen, Jr., TonyFlag 28 y/o1000
Bigelow, TomFlag 40 y/o2000
Bolaños, Juan CarlosFlag 33 y/o1000
Boys, BuddieFlag 47 y/o00000
Caliva, PhilFlag 35 y/o5000
Cannon, LarryFlag 43 y/o7000
Carter, DanaFlag 27 y/o00000
Carter, PanchoFlag 30 y/o12010
Chandler, MichaelFlag 22 y/o1000
Davis, RossFlag 30 y/o1000
Dickson, LarryFlag 41 y/o2000
Engelhart, BillyFlag 38 y/o6000
Ferguson, DickFlag 31 y/o4000
Firestone, DennisFlag 35 y/o6000
Foyt, A. J.Flag 45 y/o2000
Frantz, TomFlag 36 y/o00000
Frey, BobFlag 29 y/o1000
Garza, JoseleFlag 18 y/o00000
Gehlhausen, SpikeFlag 25 y/o6000
Gloy, TomFlag 33 y/o3000
Guthrie, JanetFlag 42 y/o00000
Halsmer, PeteFlag 36 y/o2000
Harkey, BobFlag 50 y/o00000
Harper, MiltFlag n/a00000
Harvey, BillieFlag 29 y/o1000
Haywood, HurleyFlag 32 y/o1000
Heywood, JeffFlag 28 y/o1000
Hill, BruceFlag 30 y/o00000
Holmes, HowdyFlag 32 y/o5000
Hucul, CliffFlag 31 y/o1000
Hurtubise, JimFlag 47 y/o00000
Johncock, GordonFlag 43 y/o11031
Johnson, HermFlag 27 y/o8000
Jourdain Sr., MichelFlag 32 y/o1000
Karl, JerryFlag 39 y/o10000
Kinser, SheldonFlag 37 y/o11000
Kunzman, LeeFlag 35 y/o1000
Leffler, GregFlag 28 y/o4000
Loquasto, AlFlag 40 y/o1000
Mahler, JohnFlag 43 y/o5000
Martin, JohnFlag 41 y/o5000
McElreath, JimFlag 52 y/o5000
Mead, ChipFlag 30 y/o1000
Mears, RickFlag 28 y/o12150
Mears, RogerFlag 33 y/o4000
Miller, JerryFlag 37 y/o1000
Mosley, MikeFlag 33 y/o5000
Muñiz, DanielFlag 33 y/o1000
Muther, RickFlag 44 y/o6000
Ongais, DannyFlag 38 y/o9010
Parsons, Jr., JohnnyFlag 35 y/o4000
Puterbaugh, BillFlag 44 y/o00000
Rager, RogerFlag 31 y/o8000
Rice, LarryFlag 34 y/o00000
Richmond, TimFlag 25 y/o3000
Rutherford, JohnnyFlag 42 y/o12583
Saldana, JoeFlag 35 y/o5000
Schuppan, VernFlag 37 y/o4000
Shuman, RonFlag 27 y/o1000
Simon, DickFlag 46 y/o9000
Smiley, GordonFlag 34 y/o3000
Sneva, JanFlag 26 y/o1000
Sneva, JerryFlag 31 y/o7000
Sneva, TomFlag 32 y/o12140
Snider, GeorgeFlag 39 y/o1000
Tempero, BillFlag 36 y/o10000
Threshie, PhilFlag 27 y/o2000
Unser, AlFlag 41 y/o12012
Unser, BobbyFlag 46 y/o11484
Vetrock, DeanFlag 25 y/o00000
Vogler, RichFlag 29 y/o00000
Vukovich II, BillFlag 36 y/o7000
Walther, SaltFlag 32 y/o1000
Weiss, FrankFlag 35 y/o00000
Whittington, BillFlag 30 y/o1000
Whittington, DonFlag 34 y/o1000
Wood, JohnFlag 28 y/o2000
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