Peter DePaolo won the AAA 250 Mile Spring Classic on the 1.25 mile board oval Altoona Speedway, Altoona, PA
Mark Light won the AAA Eastern Sprint Car race at the Metrolina Speedway,Charlotte, NC
Ted Horn won the AAA Sprint Car race at the Dayton Speedway,Dayton, OH
Art Cross won the AAA Midget race at the Rockford Speedway, Rockford,IL
Art Cross won the AAA Midget race at Blue Island, Chicago, IL
Don Branson won the IMCA Sprint Car race at Aurora Downs (1/2d), Chicago, IL
Wally Campbell won the AAA Eastern Sprint Car race at the Williams Grove Speedway, Mechanicsburg, PA
Ed Elisian won the AAA Sprint Car race at the Terre Haute Action Track, Terre Haute, IN
Eddie Sachs won the USAC Midget race at the South Bend Motor Speedway, South Bend,IN
Jim McWithey won the USAC Sprint Car race at the Williams Grove Speedway, Williams Grove,PA
Chuck Hulse won the CRA Sprint Car race at the Manzanita Speedway, Phoenix, AZ
Tommy Copp won the 50 lap USAC Midget race at the Flat Rock Speedway, Flat Rock,MI.
Davey Hamilton ... Born ... Hamilton had been proficient in supermodified racing, as a frequent winner in various supermodified races, usually held in the northern areas of the United States. Driver in the CART, USAC and IRL series. He has made 49 series starts and while never winning a race, finished second 3 times. He placed second in series points in the 1996-1997 season and again in 1998. He retired from the cockpit in 2001 after a serious crash at Texas Motor Speedway. Hamilton has undergone 21 operations to reconstruct his feet. He began standing after five months, and spent one year in a wheelchair. Hamilton became the color commentator for Indianapolis Motor Speedway Radio Network broadcasts. He later began driving the 2-seater IndyCar, which gives rides to VIPs and celebrities at IndyCar Series races. Hamilton returned to IndyCars for the 2007 Indianapolis 500, driving for Vision Racing. Qualifying 20th, Hamilton placed 9th after the race was ended early on lap 166 due to rain. For 2008, Hamilton again signed with Vision Racing to run in the 92nd Indianapolis 500 and finished 14th.
Tommy Copp won the USAC Midget race at the Flat Rock Speedway, Flatrock, MI.
Len Duncan won the ARDC Midget race at the Orange County Fair Speedway, Middletown,NY
Sammy Sessions won the Super Modified race at the Oswego Speedway, Oswego,NY
Gene Goodling won the Super Modified race at the Lincoln Speedway, New Oxford, PA
Bob Wente won the USAC Midget race at the Eldora Speedway, Rossburg,OH
Allen Heath won the 50 lap USAC Midget race at the Ascot Park Speedway, Gardena,CA.
Johnny Rutherford won the USAC Sprint Car race over Jud Larson and A.J. Foyt at the Terre Haute Action Track , Terre Haute, IN