Roger McCluskey won the USAC Sprint Car race at the Eldora Speedway, Rossburg, OH. Chuck Engel was second followed by Allen Crowe, Don Davis and Bobby Marvin.
Don Gillette and Jim Maguire were co-winners in a dead heat URC Sprint Car race at the Tioga Motorsports Park, Owego, NY.
Joe Leonard won the USAC Indy Car Pocono 500 race at the 2.5 mile paved tri oval Pocono International Raceway, Long Pond, PA. Johnny Rutherford was second followed by Al Unser, Billy Vukovich and Sam Posey.
Richard Petty won the USAC Stock Car ACME 500 race at the 2.5 mile paved tri oval Pocono International Raceway, Long Pond, PA. Butch Hartman was second followed by Roger McCluskey, Ramo Scott and Bay Darnell.
Dale Earnhardt won the NASCAR Winston Cup Talladega 500 over Buddy Baker at the Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, AL.