1981 Bendigo Jem Trial

The Bendigo Jem Trial, sponsored by Chris Wall Auto Sales and organised by the Light Car Club of Australia (Bendigo branch), was held on 7 November.

1981 VTC – Bendigo Jem Trial

Geoff Portman and Ross Runnalls completed a dominant year, and a dominant run in the inaugural Victorian Trials Championship, notching up their fifth win from six rounds entered. The event sponsor also the driver of Car 1, but unfortunately did not finish after hitting a stump.

Bill Bennett and Stuart Lister finished off the season with a second place, securing second in the championship.

1981 Jem Trial Cover
1981 Jem Trial Cover

Results and entry list

Entry List

PlaceDriverNavigatorCarPointsGrade 2Clubman
1Geoff PortmanRoss RunnallsDatsun 160097
2Bill BennettStuart ListerGalant103
3Dave CochraneNick WrightPeugeot14311
4Bill JohnstonChris ManiatakisMazda RX41472
5Barry FarnellPhil GallagherLancer15532
6Rob DyerGraham WallisPeugeot 4041664
7John BirrellDavid McKenzieGalant2075
8Rob DevenishPhil WylieDatsun 160022663
9Janiene KilfoyleWarwick SmithLancer228
10Barry ThompsonKeith SilerDatsun 16002754
11Barry HaywoodHelen McGintyDatsun 16003045
12M. McKenzieBarry CollinsMazda RX33256

Detailed Results


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