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PPG Indy Car World Series 1983 standings

Championship points standings for the PPG Indy Car World Series 1983

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Al UnserTeam PenskePenske PC-11
Penske PC-10B
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
151
2.Flag Teo FabiForsythe RacingMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
146
3.Flag Mario AndrettiNewman/Haas RacingLola T700Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
133
4.Flag Tom SnevaBignotti-Cotter RacingMarch 83C
Theodore 83
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
96
5.Flag Bobby RahalTruesportsMarch 83C
March 83C
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Chevrolet 5.8
Goodyear
Goodyear
94
6.Flag Rick MearsTeam PenskePenske PC-10
Penske PC-11
Penske PC-10B
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
92
7.Flag Al Unser, Jr.Galles RacingMarch 83C
Eagle 83
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
89
8.Flag John Paul, Jr.Racing Team VDSPenske PC-10Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
84
9.Flag Chip GanassiPatrick RacingWildcat Mk. IXBCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
56
10.Flag Pancho CarterAlex Morales MotorsportsMarch 82CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
53
11.Flag Pete HalsmerArciero RacingPenske PC-10Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
48
12.Flag Roger MearsMachinists Union RacingPenske PC-10Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
43
13.Flag Howdy HolmesDoug Shierson RacingMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
39
14.Flag Mike MosleyKraco RacingMarch 83C
March 83P
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
36
15.Flag Kevin CoganBignotti-Cotter RacingMarch 83C
Theodore T83
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
26
16.Flag Gordon JohncockPatrick RacingWildcat Mk. IX
March 83C
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
20
17.Flag Tony Bettenhausen, Jr.Bettenhausen RacingMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
19
17.Flag Chris KneifelPrimus RacingPrimus LR-03Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
19
19.Flag Steve ChasseyGohr RacingEagle 81Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
17
20.Flag Danny OngaisInterscope Racing, Patrick RacingMarch 83C
Wildcat Mk. IX
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
14
21.Flag Geoff BrabhamRacing Team VDS, Wysard Racing, Kraco RacingMarch 83C
Penske PC-10
March 83P
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
13
22.Flag Josele GarzaMachinists Union RacingPenske PC-10Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
9
23.Flag Tom KlauslerSchulz-SckreeSchkee DB-6Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
8
24.Flag Jeff WoodAll American RacersEagle 83
Eagle 83
Chevrolet 5.8
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
5
25.Flag Scott BraytonBrayton RacingMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
5
26.Flag Derek DalyWysard Racing, Bettenhausen RacingMarch 82C
March 83C
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
4
27.Flag Michael AndrettiKraco RacingMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
4
28.Flag Female Desiré WilsonWysard RacingMarch 82C
March 83C
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
3
29.Flag Dick FergusonHoffman Racing, Rattlesnake RacingMarch 81CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
2
29.Flag Phil KruegerMcCray RacingPenske PC-7
Penske PC-9
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
2
29.Flag Greg LefflerJet EngineeringEagle 82Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
2
29.Flag Jim McElreathMcElreath RacingKingfish PC-7Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
2
29.Flag Dick SimonDick Simon RacingMarch 83C
Eagle 83
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
2
34.Flag Gary BettenhausenH & R Racing, Bettenhausen RacingMarch 82C
Lightning 80
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Chevrolet 3.3 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
1
34.Flag Doug HeveronRhoades RacingWildcat Mk. VIIICosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
1
34.Flag Jerry KarlKarl-Nadeau RacingWildcat Mk. VIIICosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
1
Flag Mark AldersonVollstedt RacingVollstedt 77Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Bill AlsupAlsup RacingArgo JM15
Penske PC-9B
March 83C
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Tom BagleyLeader Card RacingWatson 82Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Patrick BedardBrayton RacingMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Tom BigelowHBK Racing, Jet EngineeringEagle 81Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Jim BuickBuick RacingPenske PC-7Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Phil CalivaDonald Mergard Racing, Circle Bar Auto RacingMarch 82C
McLaren/Lightning
Chevrolet 5.8
Chevrolet 5.8
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Larry CannonVollstedt RacingVollstedt 77Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Michael ChandlerRattlesnake RacingRattlesnake 83Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Chuck CiprichPace RacingFinley 82Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Chet FillipCircle Bar Auto RacingWildcat Mk. VIII
Eagle 83
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Dennis FirestoneBettenhausen RacingMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag A. J. FoytA. J. Foyt EnterprisesMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Spike GehlhausenJamieson RacingEagle 82Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Bob HarkeyC & H RacingCoyote 81Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Richard HubbardHubbard EnterprisesPenske PC-6Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Herm JohnsonDonald Mergard Racing, Rattlesnake Racing, Menard, H & R RacingLightning 80
Eagle 81
March 82C
Rattlesnake 82
March 82C
Eagle 81
Chevrolet 5.8
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Chevrolet 5.8
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Chevrolet 5.8
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Sheldon KinserDonald Mergard RacingMarch 82CChevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Jorge KoechlinDick Simon RacingEagle 83Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Steve KrisiloffArmstrong Mould Racing TeamLola T700Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Randy LewisLeader Card RacingWatson 82Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Al LoquastoGTS RacingPenske PC-9BCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Harry MacDonaldArmstrong Mould Racing TeamLola T700Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag John MahlerIntercomp RacingSwingler Lion S2Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Chip MeadLeader Card RacingWatson 82Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag John Morton
0
Flag Drake OlsonGTS RacingPenske PC-9BCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Johnny ParsonsArciero Racing, Leader Card RacingPenske PC-10B
Watson 82
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Teddy PiletteDonald Mergard RacingMarch 82C
March 82C
Chevrolet 5.8
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Roger RagerTimberwood RacersLightning 77Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Barry RubleLuxury RacersKingfish 73Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Johnny RutherfordPatrick RacingWildcat Mk. IX
Wildcat Mk. IXB
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Ken SchraderPurcell RacingMarch 82CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Jerry SnevaHoffman RacingMarch 81CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag George SniderA. J. Foyt EnterprisesMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Bill TemperoTempero RacingLonghorn LR-01Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Rich VoglerLeader Card RacingWatson 82Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Bill Vukovich IIJet EngineeringEagle 81Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear
0
Flag Bob WardJamieson RacingEagle 82Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Flag Bill WhittingtonWhittington Brothers RacingMarch 82C
March 83C
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo
Goodyear
Goodyear
0
Flag Don WhittingtonWhittington Brothers RacingMarch 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Teo Fabi
4
Most pole positionsFlag Teo Fabi
6
Most podium positionsFlag Teo Fabi
7
Most podium positions without a winFlag Al Unser, Jr.
2
Flag Chip Ganassi
2
Most fastest race lapsFlag Teo Fabi
4
Youngest driverFlag Michael Andretti
20 y/o
Oldest driverFlag Jim McElreath
55 y/o

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
90.9%U.S.A.Flag Al Unser, Mario Andretti, Mark Alderson, Bill Alsup, Michael Andretti, Tom Bagley, Patrick Bedard, Gary Bettenhausen, Tony Bettenhausen, Jr., Tom Bigelow, Scott Brayton, Tom Sneva, Bobby Rahal, Rick Mears, Al Unser, Jr., John Paul, Jr., Chip Ganassi, Pancho Carter, Pete Halsmer, Roger Mears, Howdy Holmes, Mike Mosley, Kevin Cogan, Gordon Johncock, Chris Kneifel, Steve Chassey, Danny Ongais, A. J. Foyt, Johnny Rutherford, Jim Buick, Phil Caliva, Larry Cannon, Michael Chandler, Chuck Ciprich, Dick Ferguson, Chet Fillip, Tom Klausler, Jeff Wood, Dick Simon, Phil Krueger, Greg Leffler, Jim McElreath, Jerry Karl, Doug Heveron, Chip Mead, Bill Tempero, Johnny Parsons, Don Whittington, George Snider, Bill Whittington, Al Loquasto, Steve Krisiloff, Randy Lewis, Herm Johnson, Drake Olson, Dennis Firestone, Bob Ward, Spike Gehlhausen, Bob Harkey, Richard Hubbard, Sheldon Kinser, Harry MacDonald, John Mahler, John Morton, Roger Rager, Barry Ruble, Ken Schrader, Jerry Sneva, Rich Vogler, Bill Vukovich II70
1.3%AustraliaFlag Geoff Brabham1
1.3%ItalyFlag Teo Fabi1
1.3%MexicoFlag Josele Garza1
1.3%IrelandFlag Derek Daly1
1.3%South AfricaFlag Desiré Wilson1
1.3%PeruFlag Jorge Koechlin1
1.3%BelgiumFlag Teddy Pilette1

Individual driver statistics for the 1983 PPG Indy Car World Series

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Alderson, MarkFlag 27 y/o00000
Alsup, BillFlag 44 y/o80000
Andretti, MarioFlag 43 y/o132622
Andretti, MichaelFlag 20 y/o30000
Bagley, TomFlag 43 y/o10000
Bedard, PatrickFlag 41 y/o30000
Bettenhausen, GaryFlag 41 y/o30000
Bettenhausen, Jr., TonyFlag 31 y/o130000
Bigelow, TomFlag 43 y/o30000
Brabham, GeoffFlag 31 y/o60000
Brayton, ScottFlag 24 y/o60000
Buick, JimFlag 42 y/o00000
Caliva, PhilFlag 38 y/o10000
Cannon, LarryFlag 46 y/o00000
Carter, PanchoFlag 33 y/o130000
Chandler, MichaelFlag 25 y/o20000
Chassey, SteveFlag 38 y/o110000
Ciprich, ChuckFlag 41 y/o10000
Cogan, KevinFlag 27 y/o130000
Daly, DerekFlag 30 y/o70000
Fabi, TeoFlag 28 y/o134764
Ferguson, DickFlag 34 y/o20000
Fillip, ChetFlag 26 y/o30000
Firestone, DennisFlag 38 y/o10000
Foyt, A. J.Flag 48 y/o10000
Ganassi, ChipFlag 25 y/o100200
Garza, JoseleFlag 21 y/o100000
Gehlhausen, SpikeFlag 28 y/o00000
Halsmer, PeteFlag 39 y/o120100
Harkey, BobFlag 53 y/o00000
Heveron, DougFlag 22 y/o10000
Holmes, HowdyFlag 35 y/o130000
Hubbard, RichardFlag 36 y/o00000
Johncock, GordonFlag 46 y/o51101
Johnson, HermFlag 30 y/o30000
Karl, JerryFlag 42 y/o40000
Kinser, SheldonFlag 40 y/o00000
Klausler, TomFlag 37 y/o20000
Kneifel, ChrisFlag 22 y/o110000
Koechlin, JorgeFlag 33 y/o10000
Krisiloff, SteveFlag 36 y/o10000
Krueger, PhilFlag 32 y/o30000
Leffler, GregFlag 31 y/o30000
Lewis, RandyFlag 37 y/o10000
Loquasto, AlFlag 43 y/o10000
MacDonald, HarryFlag 42 y/o00000
Mahler, JohnFlag 46 y/o00000
McElreath, JimFlag 55 y/o30000
Mead, ChipFlag 33 y/o20000
Mears, RickFlag 31 y/o131411
Mears, RogerFlag 36 y/o120000
Morton, JohnFlag 41 y/o00000
Mosley, MikeFlag 36 y/o100000
Olson, DrakeFlag 28 y/o10000
Ongais, DannyFlag 41 y/o80000
Parsons, JohnnyFlag 38 y/o20000
Paul, Jr., JohnFlag 23 y/o111411
Pilette, TeddyFlag 40 y/o00000
Rager, RogerFlag 34 y/o00000
Rahal, BobbyFlag 30 y/o121321
Ruble, BarryFlag 31 y/o00000
Rutherford, JohnnyFlag 45 y/o50000
Schrader, KenFlag 28 y/o00000
Simon, DickFlag 49 y/o90000
Sneva, JerryFlag 34 y/o00000
Sneva, TomFlag 35 y/o132312
Snider, GeorgeFlag 42 y/o10000
Tempero, BillFlag 39 y/o20000
Unser, AlFlag 44 y/o131601
Unser, Jr., AlFlag 21 y/o130200
Vogler, RichFlag 32 y/o00000
Vukovich II, BillFlag 39 y/o00000
Ward, BobFlag 35 y/o10000
Whittington, BillFlag 33 y/o30000
Whittington, DonFlag 37 y/o30000
Wilson, DesiréFlag 29 y/o80000
Wood, JeffFlag 26 y/o20000
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