Nick Fornoro won the URC Sprint Car race at the Canandaigua Speedway, Canandaigua, NY.
Bob Sweikert won the AAA Sprint Car race at the Hawkeye Downs Speedway, Cedar Rapids, IA.
Mike Nazaruk won the AAA Midget race at the Terre Haute Action Track , Terre Haute, IN.
Kenny Wallace ... Born ... NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and Nationwide Series driver. He has two brothers who are also NASCAR drivers: Rusty Wallace and Mike Wallace, a nephew Steve Wallace, and a niece Chrissy Wallace.
Steve Park ... Born ... Park began racing not in an entry-level class, but in NASCAR Modifieds on Long Island as the son of longtime National Modified Championship contender Bob Park. After establishing himself in weekly Modified racing at Riverhead Raceway, he advanced to the NASCAR Featherlite Modified Series. He won several races and became a championship contender before moving on to the Busch and Cup Series.
Al Unser won the USAC sanctioned Tony Bettenhausen 200 on the Milwaukee Mile in West Allis, WI. Roger McCluskey finished second followed by Mel Kenyon, Bentley Warren and Mike Mosley.
Pete Hamilton drove a Petty Plymouth Superbird to victory in the NASCAR Grand National race at Talladega.
Cale Yarborough won the NASCAR Winston Cup Busch Volunteer 500 over Dale Earnhardt at the Bristol Motor Speedway, Bristol, TN.