formula atlantic 1981

Originally posted by fines Ken Smith ran a Leyton House Formula One for demonstration laps during one of the early 1993 New Zealand FPacific meetings. He also out qualified a slew of March 81’s and Ralt RT-4’s. After being prepared to Formula Pacific/Atlantic specs, the car was sent to California for Pro Formula Super Vee driver/engineer Bob Earl to test and set up.

Some completion came from Atlantic regular Alo Lawler, returning with his Ralt RT4/80, who took three pole positions in the early races before splitting from expert preparer Peter Harris and losing some of his competitiveness. Despite it being March's championship, Ralts were now numerically dominant. Does he own the car? In 1984 Shuji Hyoudo won yet another Japanese Formula 3 Championship for Hayashi.

More help is needed - if you owned one of these cars or raced in the series, please get in touch. The Ralt RT1 was still, in Gordon Kirby's view, "the mainstay of Formula Atlantic", but only really because the March 80A proved difficult to set up and the new Ralt RT4 lacked straight line speed. Log book and COD. Thereafter Hayashi’s wheel business fortunes began to fade, and by 1986 they were no longer in the racing business. Could this per chance be Peruvian Ernesto Jochamowitz, ex-F3/SudAm racer? Edited by Allen Brown, 26 May 2019 - 14:12.

He finished fourth. North American Formula Atlantic 1981. We'd appreciate any comments, additions, suggestions, corrections, etc. The car offered here is the 220P, the upgraded Hayashi 320 in Formula Pacific/Atlantic trim, which included the more powerful 1600cc Toyota engine.

2000-2020. The other five comprised an Argo JM5, a Chevron B45, the Hayashi 220A, the Johnston Jm3 and a Magnum FA81A. © MOTORSPORT NETWORK 2020. The Toyota motor was replaced with a Hasselgren-built Cosworth BDD. The 1979 North American Formula Atlantic season consisted of ten events starting at Long Beach in early April and ending at Montreal as a support race for the Canadian Grand Prix. For 1982, Hayashi went on to win its second Japanese Formula Three Championship with their 321 model, an evolution of the 320. All died of "unnatural" causes, none of them in a racing car, though.If anyone is interested, I can post the points tables for the 1976 and 1977 championships. Home > Atlantics > Results > Canadian Formula Atlantic > Road America 26 Jul 1981 CASC North American Formula Atlantic Series Race Road America, 26 Jul 1981. Originally posted by David McKinney Couple of points, Michael:There were separate championships in Ireland most years - if RIAC stands for Royal Irish Automobile Club (which is a guess on my part) it should surely be GB (for Northern Ireland) not IRL (for Eire)? This time Nakako drove the 320 all the way to capture the Japanese Formula 3 Championship. To see a video of Nakako on his way to the F3 Championship, please see the YouTube video at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ynhTmaxE1gE. You currently have javascript disabled. And if, which one is it?And also, is he the "R. K. Smith" who won several races in the North American FAtlantic Championship in the late eighties?

This time Nakako drove the 320 all the way to capture the Japanese Formula 3 Championship.

It also reclaimed its 1979 champion, Ray Mallock, who had suffered a fairly disastrous season of British F1 in 1980 and returned to Formula Atlantic for 1981 with a new Ralt RT4/81. Also in a brand new car was 1980 runner up Phil Dowsett but his March 81A did not work out of the box like the Ralts. Please get in touch if you have any additional details from these races. The car comes with a log gook from this period. The numbering systems of the twin Ehrlichs, the Lebacq and the veteran Wimhurst are not known. He dominated the first half of the season beaten only by a guest appearance from Can-Am star Geoff Brabham … In 1985, this Hayashi 220P was sold to an American wheel manufacturing company and shipped to the USA. He finished eighth in Formula Ford driving a Van Diemen RF81. Hayashi had now won a Formula 3 Championship, and the Macau Grand Prix, in a single season. Please email Allen (allen@oldracingcars.com) For more information on the 320 and the 220P Hayashi cars please check out: http://www.motorsportmagazine.com/archive/article/may-2003/64/fifteen-minutes-fame-latent-orient. Veteran engineer Charlie Agapiou got Jeff Wood's RT4 going well and Wood won at Bridgehampton, giving Ralt an important boost for the 1981 season. It was … Results Laps Time/Speed; 1: Whitney Ganz: Ralt RT4/81 [228] - Ford BDD #17 Karges Sport: 25: 0.55.52.06 107.397 mph: 2: Tommy Grunnah: if you have any additions, corrections or comments. Their first effort brought them to third in the Japanese Championship with Osamu Nakako behind the wheel. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality. Most of the cars to appear in the championship over the period were from the production lines of March, Chevron, Lola, Brabham and Ralt but surviving production records usually only give the name of the agent. For 1981, Masakazu Hayashi, his cousin Minoru (founder of the Dome racing car company), and Masao Ono, designer of the Kojoima Formula 1 racing car, joined together to build the Hayashi 320 Formula 3 car. The roll bar has been changed, however, likely to meet later SCCA roll bar requirements. This Hayashi is an important example of successful Japanese race car engineering, and a rare piece that is destined to be welcomed at historic racing venues world wide. Copyright © Allen Brown You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. 1977-Phillips International FA Championship-pts 9-5-4-3-2-1 R1-15 Jan- Roy Hesketh Circuit Ist Ian Scheckter March 77B Nicholson 2nd Tony Martin Chevron B39-Nicholson 3rd Gilles Villeneuve Chevron B39 Swindon 4th Len Booysen March 76B Nichilson 5th Nols Nieman Wheatcroft … In 1982, he did much better qualifying on the Formula Ford pole in a Lola T 640 and finished third. For 1981, Masakazu Hayashi, his cousin Minoru (founder of the Dome racing car company), and Masao Ono, designer of the Kojoima Formula 1 racing car, joined together to build the Hayashi 320 Formula 3 car. Originally posted by fines Who then was R. K. Smith? You currently have javascript disabled. New ignition system, new S/S muffler. Page 1 of 20 - Formula Atlantic (merged) - posted in The Nostalgia Forum: Where is there a good site to read about this series. There was still work to be done to get the car competitive. Grid positions are known for about half the races but we have very few qualifying times. The final race winner was David Duffield who led home a field of just five cars at the Ingliston race. Earl would be its driver. 1981 Formula Atlantic series film. RALT RT4 - Formula Atlantic / Formula Tasman The 1981 RALT RT4 driven by Nelson Piquet to second place at the Australian Grand Prix, . Who was the last successful/famous driver to … MCD British Formula Atlantic Championship 1981 standings Championship points standings for the MCD British Formula Atlantic Championship 1981. With the F1 series suspended, Formula Atlantic grew back slightly in 1981, gaining an extra round and grid sizes rose slightly to an average of just under 12. Allen. 05 Jul 1981 > International Formula Atlantic Race at Donington Park, 26 Jul 1981 > The Akai Atlantic Challenge Race at Ingliston, MCD British Formula Atlantic Championship events shown in bold. The formula quickly spread to Canada and then to Britain in 1971, acquiring the name Formula Atlantic in the process. Points table; Statistics; Calendar; Go to 1982; Go to 1980 Chassis identification is largely from Chevron, Lola and Ralt production records, chassis plate observations by Adam Ferrington and others, details of previous owners of second-hand cars (typically F2 cars which have been identified from F2 reports) plus some fragments of March production records. The engine can also be changed back to the original Toyota type 4AGE if desired. Hasselgren 1600cc Cosworth BDD engine. It also reclaimed its 1979 champion, Ray Mallock, who had suffered a fairly disastrous season of British F1 in 1980 and returned to Formula Atlantic for 1981 with a new Ralt RT4/81. The 220P has not competed since 1999. Community Forum Software by IP.Board, This is not recommended for shared computers. The engine has 20 hours on it and is currently in running condition.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. Email Allen (allen@oldracingcars.com) with any further additions, corrections or comments. Also needed is the Fastest Lap for the races at Brands Hatch on 3 May 1981 and 25 May 1981. Originally posted by Hieronymus If anyone is interested, I can post the points tables for the 1976 and 1977 championships.

The Formula Atlantic research project has finally started to catch up with this thread. Rodney Gibbs BDA engine.

Originally posted by fines 1996 mystery solved, it was Ted Sahley who finished 14th at Homestead.Another question (for the South Americans perhaps): In 1995 one Neto Jochamonitz is credited with 16th place at Miami. Grid sheets or details of qualifying are needed for all races except Brands Hatch 15 Mar 1981. 06 Sep 1981 > Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières.

2000-2020. Just three years later he would complete in the CART Indy Car series and win the championship in 1991. Privacy policy. Privacy policy. The 1981 RALT RT4 driven by Nelson Piquet to second place at the Australian Grand Prix, . Was this the final chapter in March's long dominance of Formula Atlantic? Several functions may not work. Earl made a number of suggestions for modifications to improve the car, and it was sent back to Japan to be made ready for the Macau Grand Prix.

Perhaps the RIAC was 'all Ireland' (Republic + NI? The points table has been constructed from the results but fastest laps are known for only 14 of the 16 races; eight for Mallock, three for Lawler, two for Dowsett and one for David Duffield at Ingliston. The Hayashi would also have sponsorship from Vessel Tools. Points table; Statistics; Calendar; Go to 1982; Go to 1980 All rights reserved. The results here have been compiled by Chris Townsend using Autosport and Motoring News. All rights reserved.

Mallock won all ten of the races that he finished, retiring in two others and skipping the other four rounds. Nobody offered any concerted opposition but Rogelio Rodriguez in the Lane Sports Ralt amassed enough points from top six finishes to pip Witney Ganz' Terry Karges-run Ralt for third in the title race. Hayashi monocoque chassis. The original roll hoop was aluminum, as seen in the period photos. Full results sheets or details of non-starters are also needed for Oulton Park 18 Apr 1981, Brands Hatch 3 May 1981, Silverstone 4 May 1981, Brands Hatch 25 May 1981, Ingliston (Scotcircuit) 26 Jul 1981, Snetterton 9 Aug 1981 and Thruxton 20 Sep 1981. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Originally posted by Hieronymus Going through the results it is sad to see how many of these drivers have left us over the years. Where possible, chassis identities have been worked out by Chris with the help of former owners and some surviving team documentation. Several functions may not work.

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