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1978 Daily Mail Indy Trophy


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USAC Champ Car Series race number 17 of 18
Saturday, October 7, 1978 at Brands Hatch, Longfield, England
100 laps on a 1.200 mile road course (120.0 miles)

Time of race: 1:15:23
Average Speed: 95.788 mph
Pole Speed: 105.811 mph
Cautions: 1 for 5 laps
Margin of Victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 2

Glossary    1978 USAC Champ Car Series results   /   1978 standings

Fin St # Driver Sponsor / Owner Chassis / Engine Laps Money Status Led Points
1 27   Rick Mears Gould Charge   (Roger Penske)Penske / Cosworth10033,701running17240
2 51   Tom Sneva Norton Spirit   (Roger Penske)Penske / Cosworth10024,406running0192
3 74   Johnny Rutherford 1st National City Travelers Checks   (Bruce McLaren)McLaren / Cosworth9917,171running0168
4 914   A.J. Foyt Gilmore / Citicorp   (A.J. Foyt)Coyote / Foyt9814,606running0144
5126   Wally Dallenbach Sugaripe Prune   (Jerry O'Connell)McLaren / Cosworth9512,096running0120
61377   Salt Walther Dayton-Walther   (George Walther)McLaren / Cosworth9410,591running096
71117   Dick Simon La Machine   (Rolla Vollstedt)Vollstedt / Offy869,986running072
81584   George Snider Gilmore / Citicorp   (A.J. Foyt)Coyote / Foyt859,386running060
9 325   Danny Ongais Interscope Racing   (Ted Field)Parnelli / Cosworth839,781gearbox8348
101469   Joe Saldana Team 69   (Richard Hoffman)Eagle / Offy718,181running036
11 420   Gordon Johncock North American Van Lines   (Pat Patrick)Wildcat / DGS338,376header024
121019   Spike Gehlhausen Pieton   (Carl Gehlhausen)Eagle / Offy237,576valve012
13 648   Bobby Unser ARCO Graphite   (Dan Gurney)Eagle / Cosworth207,876gearbox06
14 822   Tom Bagley Kent Oil   (Ralph Wilke)Watson / Offy107,471engine06
15 12   Al Unser 1st National City Travelers Checks   (Jim Hall)Chaparral / Cosworth09,371clutch06
161240   Steve Krisiloff Foreman Industries   (Pat Patrick)Wildcat / Offy06,371did not start06

Failed to qualify or withdrew:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Steve Krisiloff40Foreman Industries

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
Reason'Lucky
Dog'
122  
375   #22 spun turn 4 
810093  
  Percent of race run under caution: 5.0%             Average green flag run: 47.5 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Danny Ongais18383
  Rick Mears8410017