1971 California 500 - Round 10

Race Winner
Country
United States
Circuit
Round
10
Laps
200
Pole
1971 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

10

Joe Leonard

15

Vel's Parnelli Jones Racing

Colt 71-Ford (Firestone)

3h 16m 54.515s

1000

2

11

Art Pollard

8

Gilmore Champion Racing

Scorpion 70-Ford (Goodyear)

199 laps

800

3

24

Gary Bettenhausen

16

Don Gerhardt

Gerhardt-Offenhauser

198 laps

700

4

10

Lloyd Ruby

12

Gene White Co

Mongoose 70-Ford

198 laps

600

5

10

Steve Krisiloff

20

Andy Granatelli

King-Ford

196 laps

500

6

12

Jim Malloy

92

Shelby-Dowd

Eagle-Ford

187 laps

400

7

4

Peter Revson

86

Team McLaren

McLaren M16-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

183 laps

300

8

4

Jim McElreath

3

Patrick Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser

183 laps

250

9

24

John Mahler

75

John Mahler

McLaren M15-Offenhauser

179 laps

200

10

15

Billy Vukovich

32

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

Brabham BT25-Offenhauser

173 laps

150

11

20

George Eaton

70

Fejer Racing Team

Colt-Ford

169 laps

100

12

8

Swede Savage

42

All-American Racers

Eagle 70-Offenhauser

166 laps Accident

50

13

13

Larry Dickson

40

Grant King Racers

King-Offenhauser

165 laps

0

14

16

Cale Yarborough

21

Gene White Co

Mongoose 70-Ford (Firestone)

162 laps Clutch

0

15

9

Al Unser

1

Vel's Parnelli Jones Racing

Colt 71-Offenhauser (Firestone)

160 laps Gearbox

0

16

7

AJ Foyt jr

9

AJ Foyt Enterprises

Coyote 71-Ford (Goodyear)

157 laps Upright

0

17

5

Bud Tingelstad

58

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

Brabham BT32-Offenhauser

156 laps Spun

0

18

17

Mark Donohue

66

US Racing

McLaren M16-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

123 laps Valve

0

19

3

Jimmy Caruthers

46

Don Gerhardt

Gerhardt-Offenhauser

122 laps Cylinder block

0

20

1

Denny Zimmerman

7

Vollstedt Enterprises

McLaren-Offenhauser

119 laps

0

21

19

Bobby Unser

2

All-American Racers

Eagle 71-Offenhauser

117 laps Accident

0

22

6

Dick Simon

10

Dick Simon Racing

Lola-Ford

89 laps Piston

0

23

6

Wally Dallenbach

22

Lindsey Hopkins Racing

Kuzma-Offenhauser

71 laps Gearbox

0

24

5

Donnie Allison

84

Foyt-Greer Racing

Coyote 71-Ford

64 laps Valve

0

25

15

Mel Kenyon

23

Lindsey Hopkins Racing

Kuzma-Ford

59 laps Valve

0

26

21

Johnny Rutherford

18

Patrick Racing

Brabham-Offenhauser

54 laps Fire

0

27

20

Gordon Johncock

85

Team McLaren

McLaren M16-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

51 laps Turbocharger

0

28

7

Roger McCluskey

6

Lindsey Hopkins Racing

Kuzma-Ford

40 laps Valve

0

29

3

Bruce Walkup

37

Caves Buick

Gerhardt-Offenhauser

28 laps Fuel leak

0

30

7

Greg Weld

31

Federal Engineering

Gerhardt-Offenhauser

27 laps Accident

0

31

7

Carl Williams

95

Vatis Enterprises

Eagle-Offenhauser

15 laps Piston

0

32

12

George Snider

4

Leader Card Racers

Eagle 68-Offenhauser

5 laps Accident

0

33

25

Mario Andretti

5

Andy Granatelli

McNamara T500-Ford

Electrics

0

Circuit - Ontario

Country

United States

Location

Ontario, California

Type

Paved oval

Length

2.5 (Miles)

Record

Rick Mears (Penske PC7-Cosworth), 44.325s, 203.046 mph, Champ Cars, 1979

First Race

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