Last name
Akin
First names
Robert Macomber
Nickname
Bob
Nationality
United States of America United States of America
Born the
06/03/1936 - North Tarrytown (New York - USA)
Dead the
29/04/2002 - Atlanta (Géorgie - USA)
Comment
Pilotant le plus souvent pour sa propre écurie des Porsche dans la série IMSA, il passe par la suite aux courses de VEC. Accident mortel à Road Atlanta en testant une Nissan GTP ZX
Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Dist
Avg.
Best Lap
Retired
1978 Retired
91 See car Dick Barbour Racing (USA) PORSCHE 935/77A Turbo Porsche 930/78
2992 F6 Bi-turbo
Goodyear
IMSA 'Bob' Garretson (USA)
Steven Earle (USA)
'Bob' Akin (USA)

4:06.900 

Sortie de piste (15eme heure)

1979 Retired
71 See car Dick Barbour Racing (USA) PORSCHE 935 Porsche 930/78
2994 F6 Turbo
Goodyear
IMSA 'Bob' Akin (USA)
Roy Woods (USA)
'Rob' McFarlin (USA)

4:01.800
'Bob' Akin (USA) 

joint de culasse (7eme heure)

1980 Retired
69 See car Racing Associates Inc (USA) PORSCHE 935 K3 Porsche
2992 F6 Turbo
Goodyear
IMSA 'Bob' Akin (USA)
Ralph Cooke (USA)
Paul Miller (USA)
237 laps
3229.360 km

3:57.100
Paul Miller (USA) 

Couple conique (18eme heure)

1981 Retired
43 See car Bob Akin Motor Racing (USA) PORSCHE 935 K3 Porsche
2993 F6 Turbo
Goodyear
IMSA-GTX 'Bob' Akin (USA)
Paul Miller (USA)
Craig Siebert (USA)
320 laps
4360.320 km

3:48.400
Paul Miller (USA) 

circuit électrique (24eme heure)

1982 Retired
76 No photo available Bob Akin Motor Racing (USA) PORSCHE 935 Porsche
2670 F6 Turbo
Goodyear
IGTX 'Bob' Akin (USA)
David Cowart (USA)
Kenper Miller (USA)
15 laps
204.390 km

4:00.000
'Bob' Akin (USA) 

Panne d'essence (3eme heure)

1984 4th 9 See car Brun Motorsport (CH) PORSCHE 956 B Porsche 935/76
2649 F6 Bi-turbo
Dunlop
Gr C
(4th)
Walter Brun (CH)
Leopold Von Bayern (D)
'Bob' Akin (USA)
339 laps
4628.060 km

192.830 km/h
3:39.900
Walter Brun (CH) 


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