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1978 USAC Champ Car Series Results


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15 races on paved tracks
3 races on road courses

0 short track races
15 superspeedway races

Glossary     View expanded 1978 driver standings        

# Date Site Cars Winner(s) St Chassis / Engine Len Sfc Miles Purse Pole Cau Laps Speed LC
304/15/78College Station21Danny Ongais 1Parnelli / Cosworth2.000P200106,817211.88918173.5949
907/16/78Michigan22Johnny Rutherford 2McLaren / Cosworth2.000P200115,910211.392316159.9417
1108/06/78College Station21A.J. Foyt 2Coyote / Foyt2.000P20083,973210.773316159.0609
1409/16/78Michigan20Danny Ongais20Parnelli / Cosworth2.000P15090,300205.187413146.2469
1007/23/78Atlanta22Rick Mears 3Penske / Cosworth1.522P15281,754202.475320141.21511
203/26/78Ontario24Danny Ongais 4Parnelli / Cosworth2.500P200112,700202.38439162.8109
505/28/78Indianapolis33Al Unser 5Lola / Cosworth2.500P5001,135,887202.156623161.36310
1309/03/78Ontario31Al Unser 7Chaparral / Cosworth2.500P500311,820199.933730145.15811
806/25/78Pocono33Al Unser10Chaparral / Cosworth2.500P500353,593190.335862142.26123
404/23/78Trenton22Gordon Johncock 4Wildcat / DGS1.500P20186,895172.249627129.0337
1509/23/78Trenton20Mario Andretti 3Penske / Cosworth1.500P15082,325171.920626120.0807
1810/28/78Phoenix22Johnny Rutherford 3McLaren / Cosworth1.000P15081,304145.513213120.9746
103/18/78Phoenix22Gordon Johncock 2Wildcat / DGS1.000P15074,792145.396523116.7579
1208/20/78Milwaukee22Danny Ongais 1Parnelli / Cosworth1.000P20097,845134.933628108.3699
706/18/78Milwaukee22Rick Mears 3Penske / Cosworth1.000P150106,214134.76113120.6778
1610/01/78Silverstone16A.J. Foyt10Coyote / Foyt2.932R111178,250128.429611104.3615
606/11/78Bowmanville19Danny Ongais 1Parnelli / Cosworth2.459R187135,229121.98351987.1643
1710/07/78Brands Hatch16Rick Mears 2Penske / Cosworth1.200R120195,896105.8111595.7882
NTT = No Time Trials; DFP = Drew For Pole