1978 Brands Hatch Indycars

Race Winner
Country
Britain
Circuit
Round
17
Laps
100
Pole
Fastest Lap
Ongais, 41.40s
1978 Season

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Rick Mears

7

Penske Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth (Goodyear)

1h 15m 23.45s

240

2

3

Tom Sneva

1

Penske Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth

1h 15m 52.22s

192

3

4

Johnny Rutherford

4

Team McLaren

McLaren M24B-Cosworth

99 laps

168

4

5

AJ Foyt jr

14

Gilmore Racing Team

Coyote-Ford

98 laps

144

5

8

Wally Dallenbach

6

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

McLaren M24-Cosworth

95 laps

120

6

8

Salt Walther

77

Dayton-Walther

McLaren M24-Cosworth

94 laps

96

7

4

Dick Simon

17

Vollstedt Enterprises

Vollstedt-Offenhauser

86 laps

72

8

8

George Snider

84

Gilmore Racing Team

Coyote-Ford

85 laps

60

9

6

Danny Ongais

25

Interscope Racing

Parnelli VPJ6B-Cosworth

83 laps Gearbox

48

10

5

Joe Saldana

69

Hoffman Racing

Eagle 73-Offenhauser

71 laps

36

11

7

Gordon Johncock

20

Patrick Racing

Wildcat Mk2-Offenhauser

33 laps Header

24

12

2

Spike Gehlhausen

19

Carl Gehlhausen

Eagle 74-Offenhauser

23 laps Valve

12

13

7

Bobby Unser

48

All-American Racers

Eagle-Cosworth

20 laps Gearbox

6

14

6

Tom Bagley

22

Leader Card Racers

Watson-Offenhauser

10 laps Engine

6

15

14

Al Unser

2

Chaparral Racing

Lola T500-Cosworth

Clutch

6

Circuit - Brands Hatch

Country

Britain

Location

Fawkham, Kent

Type

Permanent road course

Length

1.204 (Miles)

3,169

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