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1981 CART Results

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8 races on paved tracks
3 races on road courses

8 superspeedway races

Glossary   View expanded 1981 driver standings  

#
Date
Site
Cars
Winner(s)
St
Chassis/Engine
Len
Sfc
Miles
Purse
Pole
Cau
Laps
Speed
LC
03/22/81
22
3
Chaparral / Cosworth
1.000
P
150
161,642
143.055
5
28
116.681
6
06/07/81
26
25
Eagle / Chevrolet
1.000
P
150
153,780
134.700
4
21
113.838
9
06/28/81
23
7
Penske / Cosworth
1.522
P
126
128,694
200.512
4
22
147.220
6
06/28/81
22
1
Penske / Cosworth
1.522
P
126
127,664
NTT
1
12
167.073
2
07/25/81
37
4
Penske / Cosworth
2.000
P
500
486,315
201.359
12
72
132.890
15
08/30/81
28
3
Penske / Cosworth
3.300
R
314
220,062
129.559
2
12
108.300
2
09/05/81
25
3
March / Cosworth
1.000
P
200
177,580
135.890
2
13
118.013
6
09/20/81
26
1
Penske / Cosworth
2.000
P
148
157,455
200.111
4
24
125.957
10
10/04/81
24
3
Penske / Cosworth
3.377
R
203
355,412
104.653
1
4
108.273
5
10/18/81
27
6
Penske / Cosworth
2.500
R
148
290,810
125.807
1
10
104.363
4
10/31/81
24
5
March / Cosworth
1.000
P
150
181,180
148.693
5
25
112.266
5

NTT = No Time Trials; DFP = Drew For Pole; MQ = Metric Qualifying