The 1978 Australian Sports Sedan Championship was a CAMS sanctioned national motor racing title for drivers of Group B Sports Sedans. It was the third Australian Sports Sedan Championship title to be awarded by CAMS.
1978 Australian Sports Sedan Championship Wikipedia
The championship was contested over a seven round series.Round 1, Surfers Paradise International Raceway, Queensland, 21 May
Round 2, The Advertiser Trophy, Adelaide International Raceway, South Australia, 11 June
Round 3, Wanneroo Park, Western Australia, 18 June
Round 4, Sandown Park, Victoria, 2 July
Round 5, Lakeside, Queensland, 17 July
Round 6, Calder, Victoria, 6 August
Round 7, Symmons Plains, Tasmania, 17 September
All rounds were contested over two heats except for the Calder round which was staged as a single race.
Championship points were awarded on a 9-6-4-3-2-1 basis for the first six places at each round. Points from the six best round results could be retained by each driver.
Where a round was contested over more than one heat, round points were awarded on a 20-16-13-11-10-9-8-7-6-5-4-3-2-1 basis to the first 14 placegetters in each heat. These points were then aggregated to determine the placings for the round. Where more than one driver attained the same total, the relevant round placing was awarded to the driver with the highest placing in the last heat.