1978 Texas Indycars

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Country
United States
Circuit
Round
3
Laps
100
Pole
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Danny Ongais

25

Interscope Racing

Parnelli VPJ6B-Cosworth

1h 9m 7.62s

400

2

2

Tom Sneva

1

Penske Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth

100 laps

320

3

5

Gordon Johncock

20

Patrick Racing

Wildcat Mk1-Offenhauser

99 laps

280

4

3

Wally Dallenbach

6

Sugaripe Prune Racing Team

McLaren M24-Cosworth

99 laps

240

5

3

Mario Andretti

7

Penske Racing

Penske PC6-Cosworth

98 laps

200

6

13

Jim McElreath

26

McElreath Racing

Eagle 74-Offenhauser

95 laps

160

7

9

Salt Walther

77

Dayton-Walther

McLaren M24-Offenhauser

93 laps

120

8

4

Steve Krisiloff

40

Patrick Racing

Wildcat Mk1-Offenhauser

93 laps

100

9

6

Bobby Olivero

78

Alex Foods Racing

Lightning-Offenhauser

91 laps

80

10

7

Tom Bagley

22

Leader Card Racers

Eagle-Offenhauser

90 laps

60

11

2

Johnny Parsons jr

16

Lindsey Hopkins Racing

Lightning-Offenhauser

90 laps Suspension

40

12

1

Tom Bigelow

43

Armstrong Mould Racing Team

Wildcat-Offenhauser

90 laps Out of fuel

20

13

7

Bobby Unser

48

All-American Racers

Lightning-Cosworth

81 laps Transmission

10

14

3

Larry Dickson

80

RP Racing

McLaren-Cosworth

79 laps Fuel pump

10

15

3

Sheldon Kinser

24

Leader Card Racers

Watson-Offenhauser

63 laps Broken hub

10

16

5

Spike Gehlhausen

19

Carl Gehlhausen

Eagle 74-Offenhauser

48 laps Suspension

10

17

14

AJ Foyt jr

14

Gilmore Racing Team

Coyote-Ford

38 laps Steering

8

18

4

Vern Schuppan

8

Fletcher Racing Team

Lightning-Cosworth

28 laps Header

8

19

14

Johnny Rutherford

4

Team McLaren

McLaren M24B-Cosworth

18 laps Accident

8

20

10

Roger McCluskey

74

Hodgson Racing

Eagle 76-AMC

13 laps Vibration

8

21

1

Jerry Karl

87

Fiore Racing

Rascar-Offenhauser

10 laps Valve

6

Circuit - Texas World Speedway

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United States

Location

College Station, Texas

Type

Paved oval

Length

2 (Miles)

First Race

1969 Texas Can-Am

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