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1959 Ted Horn Memorial

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USAC Champ Car Series race number 8 of 13
Monday, September 7, 1959 at DuQuoin State Fairgrounds, DuQuoin, IL
100 laps on a 1.000 mile dirt track (100.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:04:20
Average speed: 93.267 mph
Pole speed: 101.038 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 1

Glossary    1959 USAC Champ Car Series results   /   1959 standings

1 25   Rodger Ward Leader Card Duo   (Bob Wilke)Watson / Offy1005450running100200
2 19   Don Branson Bob EstesPhillips / Offy1003846running0160
3111   Tony Bettenhausen John Zink Heater   (John Zink)Watson / Offy1002300running0140
4 781   Len Sutton Central Excavating   (Pete Salemi)Kuzma / Offy1001403running0120
5 416   Bobby Grim Lindsey HopkinsKuzma / Offy991292running0100
6 678   Jack Turner Stearly Motor Freight   (Doug Stearly)Lesovsky / Offy99990running080
71321   Al Keller HOW   (Mari Hulman George)Watson / Offy99788running060
8 817   Bob Veith Tiz-So   (Fred Sclavi)Silnes / Offy99733running050
9 98   Jim McWithey Wolcott Memorial Racing TeamLesovsky / Offy98677running040
101218   Bill Cheesbourg Braund Plywood   (D.A. Caruthers)Kuzma / Offy98623running030
111672   Chuck Weyant Wyandotte Tool   (Milan Bursac)Kurtis / Offy98566running020
121748   Dick Rathmann Sumar   (Chapman Root)Kuzma / Offy97465running010
131846   Lloyd Ruby Texas Racing Club   (Ebb Rose)Turner / Offy97409running0 
141439   Wayne Weiler Fike Plumbing   (Hart Fullerton)Kurtis / Offy96364running0 
15 54   Don Freeland Bowes Seal Fast   (George Bignotti)Lesovsky / Offy71318engine0 
16 33   Johnny Thomson Racing AssociatesKuzma / Offy67273tire0 
171534   Shorty Templeman Federal EngineeringKurtis / Offy53182crash0 
18107   Eddie Sachs Competition Engineering   (Walter Meskowski)Meskowski / Offy45182engine0 

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
A.J. Foyt10Dean Van Lines
Jim Packard22Glessner
Lee Drollinger38Shaheen
Leon Clum54Bill Forbes Racing
Gene Force64Shannon Brothers
Russ Congdon71Hall-Mar
Chuck Weyant72Wyandotte Tool
Cotton Farmer76Leitenberger
Bill Homeier94Tassi Vatis

Lap leader breakdown:
# Of
  Rodger Ward1100100