1986 Akademos

The Akademos Rally, organised by the Melbourne University Car Club and directed by Peter Otzen, was held on 24 May.

Victorian Rally Championship Round 3

 The winners were Andrew and Philip Martin in their Galant, with Alan Friend/Horton Poulter second and Geoff Portman/Peter Gale an unusual third. Portman had lead the event until the second last stage when the lights failed. Holding a two minute lead they waited for the next car and then followed them. dropping only two places!


Results and entry list

PlaceDriverNavigatorCarTimeState RecognisedClubmanPRC
1Andrew MartinPhilip MartinMitsubishi Galant2:09:431
2Alan FriendHorton PoulterDatsun 120Y2:10:082
3Geoff PortmanPeter GaleDatsun 16002:10:34
4Keith MorlingMichael SherlockFord Escort MkII2:12:423
5Glen CugleyKayleen SlaterDatsun 16002:13:024
6John ReynoldsGordon ReynoldsFord Escort2:14:235
7David GreigDavid VearsDatsun 16002:15:396
8Grant WalkerDenis O’BrienFord Escort2:16:287
9Steve McLaughlanRick ThorpeNissan Bluebird2:16:3581
10Craig MorrisMichael MorrisFord Escort2:17:1092
11Rowan QuillPaul PatersonSubaru 4WD turbo2:18:14101
12Brendan McCashneyGrant WaddingtonNissan Stanza2:18:323
13Eric PietilaMike RebbechiDatsun 16002:18:474
14Andrew McCathieIan SwenserFord Escort2:19:2752
15Anthony MorrowDaryl AdamsDatsun 16002:20:43
16Geoffrey MaguireMartin WarnekeFord Escort2:21:053
17Gerry JustusBill JohnstonToyota Corolla2:23:596
18Andrew BarnesGraeme CarsonDatsun 16002:26:147
19Peter R. ThompsonDave JamesToyota Sprinter2:26:274
20Kevin WilsonJohn WilsonHolden Gemini2:32:098
21Mark ShedleyThomas RobertsonMitsubishi Galant2:32:269
22Edgar HainsAhmet UzunogluFord Cortina1:32:4010
23Jeff LangerwayPaul TirantDatsun 16002:33:52
24Mark TylerJackie CarneyFord Escort1:36:00
25Mal BolchMalcolm OwenToyota Corolla1:53:17

Detailed Results


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