Chuck Rodee won the USAC Midget race at the Baer Field Speedway, Fort Wayne,IN.
Dave Lundy won the Sprint Car race over Bobbie Adamson, Lou Blaney, Jerry Matus and Dick Bailey at the Greater Pittsburgh Speedway, Pittsburgh,PA.
Jim Moughan won the IMCA Sprint Car race over Tom Bigelow, Don Brown, Jerry Blundy and Gordon Woolley at the Knox County Fairgrounds, Knoxville,IL.
Mitch Smith won the Super Modified race at the Williams Grove Speedway, Williams Grove,PA. Ray Tilley was second followed by Willie Musselman, Lynn Paxton and Johnny Crawford. ( Click here for the race report. )
Don Meacham won the USAC Midget race at the Allentown Fairgrounds, Allentown,PA.
Steve Troxell won the Sprint Car race at the Englewood Speedway, Denver,CO.
Dean Knittel won the Sprint Car race at the K-C Raceway, Chillicothe, OH.
Jay Woodside won the Sprint Car race over Jerry Blundy, Roy Hibbard, Bill Utz and Kenny Weld at the Knoxville Raceway, Knoxville,IA.
Jerry Richert won the IMCA Sprint Car race over Jim Moughan, Bill Puterbaugh, Dean Elliott and Gordon Woolley at the Knox County Fairgrounds, Knoxville,IL.
Lynn Paxton won the Super Modified race at the Lincoln Speedway, Hanover,PA.
Ralph Quarterson won the Sprint Car race at the Mercer Raceway Park, Mercer, PA.
Nolan Swift won the Supermodified race at the Oswego Speedway, Oswego,NY.
Bobbie Adamson won the Sprint Car race at the Skyline Speedway, Stewart,OH.
Roger McCluskey won the USAC Sprint Car race over Don Branson, Mario Andretti, Bobby Unser and Larry Dickson at the Reading Fairgrounds, Reading,PA.
Mike Mosley won the CRA Sprint Car race over Don Thomas, Frank Secrist, Norm Wiles and Hal Minyard at the Whiteman Stadium, Pacoima,CA.
Mel Kenyon won the Hut Hundred USAC Midget race at the Terre Haute Action Track , Terre Haute,IN. Bob Wente was second followed by Mike McGreevy, Tommy Copp and Mike Mosley.
Mario Andretti won twin 100 mile Indy Car races at the Circuit Mt. Tremblant, St Jovite, Canada. A.J. Foyt finished second in both races.
A.J. Foyt won the 200 mile Texas Grand Prix USAC Indy Car race at the 2 mile paved oval Texas World Speedway, College Station, TX. Johnny Rutherford was second followed by Steve Krisiloff , Wally Dallenbach and Tom Sneva.
Lennie Pond won the NASCAR Winston Cup Talladega 500 over Donnie Allison as Oldsmobiles took the top 4 spots followed by a Mercury at the Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, AL.
Jeff Gordon won the first running of the NASCAR Winston Cup Brickyard 400 over Brett Bodine at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, IN.
Jim Crawford... Died ... USAC/CART driver 1984 to 1995. Ran the Indy 500 eight times with a best finish of 6th in 1988.
Jimmie Johnson won the NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Allstate 400 at the Brickyard over Matt Kenseth at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, IN.