1974 California 500 - Round 3

Race Winner
Country
United States
Circuit
Round
3
Laps
200
Pole
1974 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Bobby Unser

48

All-American Racers

Eagle 74-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

3h 11m 3.71s

1000

2

6

Al Unser

15

Vel's Parnelli Jones Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser (Firestone)

3h 11m 42.9s

800

3

14

Jerry Grant

55

Fletcher Racing Team

Eagle-Offenhauser (Firestone)

199 laps

700

4

Jimmy Caruthers

21

Fletcher Racing Team

Eagle-Offenhauser (Firestone)

198 laps

600

5

1

Lloyd Ruby

9

Unlimited Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser

197 laps

500

6

4

Wally Dallenbach

2

Patrick Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

196 laps

400

7

13

Mike Mosley

98

Leader Card Racers

Eagle-Offenhauser

195 laps

300

8

1

Roger McCluskey

1

Lindsey Hopkins Racing

McLaren M16B-Offenhauser

193 laps

250

9

12

John Martin

89

Automotive Technology

McLaren M16B-Offenhauser

193 laps

200

10

12

Tom Bigelow

27

Vollstedt Enterprises

Vollstedt-Offenhauser

192 laps

150

11

12

George Snider

82

Gilmore Racing Team

Coyote-Ford

192 laps

100

12

13

Tom Sneva

24

Grant King Racers

King-Offenhauser

192 laps

50

13

11

Bentley Warren

94

Vatis Enterprises

Finley-Offenhauser

187 laps

0

14

12

Bill Simpson

92

Bill Simpson

Brabham-Offenhauser

180 laps

0

15

8

Jim McElreath

45

Don Gerhardt

Eagle-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

173 laps Water pipe

0

16

13

John Cannon

53

Pat O'Reilly

Atlanta-Ford (Firestone)

173 laps

0

17

14

Bob Harkey

93

Cicada Racing

Cicada-Offenhauser

154 laps Gearbox

0

18

14

Al Loquasto

86

Loquasto Racing

McLaren-Chevrolet

152 laps Timing gears

0

19

Joe Leonard

16

Vel's Parnelli Jones Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser (Firestone)

146 laps Accident

0

20

4

Gary Bettenhausen

8

Penske Racing

McLaren M16C-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

146 laps

0

21

6

Billy Vukovich

4

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

Eagle-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

141 laps Piston

0

22

9

Salt Walther

77

Dayton-Walther

McLaren M16C-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

128 laps Engine

0

23

4

Rick Muther

76

Webster Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser

121 laps Engine

0

24

19

Steve Krisiloff

18

American Kids Racers

Eagle-Offenhauser (Firestone)

93 laps Fire

0

25

11

Mario Andretti

5

Vel's Parnelli Jones Racing

Parnelli-Offenhauser

91 laps Engine

0

26

8

Gordon Johncock

7

Patrick Racing

Eagle 74-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

71 laps Accident

0

27

25

Johnny Rutherford

3

Team McLaren

McLaren M16C/D-Offenhauser (Goodyear)

49 laps Valve

0

28

16

Dick Simon

44

Dick Simon Racing

Eagle-Ford

38 laps Piston

0

29

18

Jerry Karl

42

Lindsey Hopkins Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser

32 laps Accident

0

30

29

AJ Foyt jr

14

Gilmore Racing Team

Coyote-Ford (Goodyear)

23 laps Oil line

0

31

3

Mike Hiss

28

Eisenhour-Brayton Racing

Eagle-Offenhauser

17 laps Accident

0

32

2

Skip Barber

23

Crower Engineering

Eagle-Offenhauser

8 laps Overheating

0

33

Johnny Parsons jr

97

Leader Card Racers

Eagle-Offenhauser

Gearbox

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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