USAC.. The United States Auto Club (USAC) sanctioned it's first race, a Midget race indoors on a 1/10 mile oval on the concrete floor of the Allen County Coliseum Ft. Wayne, Indiana. The race was won by Indy 500 veteran Gene Hartley.
Gene Force won the 100 lap USAC Midget race at the Memorial Coliseum, Ft Wayne, IN.
Bobby Allen won the 50 lap Georgia-Florida Championship Supermodified race on the 1/2 mile clay Jacksonville Speedway, Jacksonville, FL. Herman Wise was second followed by Cliff Cochran, Dave Scarborough and Doug Meeler.
Nick Rescino won the 25-lap Bay Cities Racing Assn. indoor midget race at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds 1/10 mile paved oval in Santa Rosa, Calif.. Chuck Gurney was second followed by Jack Walker, Floyd Alvis and Hank Butcher.
Wayne Shugart won the 40-lap NASCAR Late Model Sportsman race over Eddie MacDonald Sr., Bill Mishoe, Eddie MacDonald Jr., and Eldon Yarbrough at the Jacksonville Speedway, Jacksonville FL.