1978 Michigan Indycars - Round 9

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Country
United States
Circuit
Round
9
Laps
100
Pole
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Johnny Rutherford

4

Team McLaren

McLaren M24B-Cosworth (Goodyear)

1h 15m 1.66s

400

2

1

Tom Sneva

1

Penske Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth

99 laps

320

3

5

Wally Dallenbach

6

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

McLaren M24-Cosworth

98 laps

280

4

5

Johnny Parsons jr

16

Lindsey Hopkins Racing

Lightning-Chevrolet

98 laps

240

5

2

Bobby Unser

48

All-American Racers

Eagle-Cosworth

96 laps Out of fuel

200

6

2

Danny Ongais

25

Interscope Racing

Parnelli VPJ6B-Cosworth

95 laps Out of fuel

160

7

13

Jim McElreath

26

McElreath Racing

Eagle 74-Offenhauser

95 laps

120

8

11

Tom Bigelow

43

Armstrong Mould Racing Team

Wildcat-Offenhauser

94 laps Out of fuel

100

9

9

Joe Saldana

69

Hoffman Racing

Eagle 73-Offenhauser

93 laps

80

10

12

Al Loquasto

92

Vatis Enterprises

McLaren M16B-Offenhauser

92 laps

60

11

Larry Dickson

80

RP Racing

Penske PC5-Cosworth

91 laps Engine

40

12

5

Tom Bagley

22

Leader Card Racers

Watson-Offenhauser

91 laps

20

13

1

Dick Simon

17

Vollstedt Enterprises

Vollstedt-Offenhauser

82 laps

10

14

1

Steve Krisiloff

40

Patrick Racing

Wildcat Mk2-Offenhauser

75 laps Engine

10

15

1

George Snider

84

Gilmore Racing Team

Coyote-Ford

65 laps Accident

10

16

11

AJ Foyt jr

14

Gilmore Racing Team

Coyote-Ford

62 laps Handling

10

17

7

Al Unser

2

Chaparral Racing

Lola T500-Cosworth

51 laps Engine

8

18

4

Salt Walther

77

Dayton-Walther

McLaren M24-Cosworth

49 laps Gearbox

8

19

13

Gordon Johncock

20

Patrick Racing

Wildcat Mk2-Offenhauser

15 laps Piston

8

20

5

Spike Gehlhausen

19

Carl Gehlhausen

Eagle 74-Offenhauser

10 laps Accident

8

21

Phil Threshie

87

Fiore Racing

Lightning-Offenhauser

10 laps Accident

6

22

19

Rick Mears

7

Penske Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth

1 laps Valve

6

Circuit - Michigan

Country

United States

Location

Cambridge Township, Michigan

Type

Paved oval

Length

2 (Miles)

Record

Adrian Fernandez (Lola T96/00-Honda), 30.767s, 234.019 mph, Champ Cars, 1996

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