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1966 Trenton 150


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USAC Champ Car Series race number 2 of 16
Sunday, April 24, 1966 at Trenton Speedway, Trenton, NJ
150 laps* on a 1.000 mile paved track (150.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:01:16
Average speed: 99.904 mph
Pole speed: 115.718 mph
Cautions: n/a
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 16353
Lead changes: 3

Glossary    1966 USAC Champ Car Series results   /   1966 standings

PosSt#DriverChass./Eng.LapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 824   Rodger Ward American Red Ball   (John Mecom)Lola / Offy1025617running16300
2 594   Gordon Johncock Weinberger Homes   (Fred Gerhardt)Gerhardt / Offy1023370running0240
3 33   Jim McElreath John ZinkBrabham / Ford1022247running0210
4 11   Mario Andretti Dean Van Lines   (Al Dean)Brawner / Ford1011629running64180
51040   Bud Tingelstad Federal Engineering   (Federal Automotive Associates)Trevis / Offy1011348running0150
61155   Ron Lux Barnett BrothersKuzma / Offy991123running0120
71995   Bobby Grim Bob WilkeWatson / Offy99898running090
81836   Bob Hurt Viking Racing TeamGerhardt / Offy99786running075
91722   Sammy Sessions Federal Engineering   (Federal Automotive Associates)Meskowski / Offy98730running060
10 64   Don Branson Bob WilkeGerhardt / Ford98674running045
111424   Larry Dickson Kenny BrennMeskowski / Offy98617running030
122287   Red Riegel California Speed Shop   (Joe Barzda)Halibrand / Offy98561running015
13 954   Gary Congdon Tassi VatisHuffaker / Offy95505running0 
141225   Carl Williams Dayton Steel Wheel   (George Walther)Watson / Offy94449running0 
15 482   A.J. Foyt Sheraton / Thompson   (Ansted-Thompson Racing)Lotus / Ford85393rear end22 
161381   Ronnie Duman Central Excavating   (Pete Salemi)Dunlop / Offy48337oil leak0 
172142   John Hollansworth John HollansworthEpperly / Offy47280oil line0 
18157   Bobby Unser Vita Fresh Orange Juice   (Gordon Van Liew)Meskowski / Offy32224oil line0 
192020   Arnie Knepper S & D   (Louis Seymour)Meskowski / Chevy32112engine0 
20 778   Roger McCluskey G.C. Murphy   (Lindsey Hopkins)Gerhardt / Ford29112spun out0 
21 229   Lloyd Ruby All American / Bardahl   (Dan Gurney)Eagle / Ford23112engine0 
22169   Billy Foster J. Frank HarrisonEisert / Chevy1112suspension0 
* Race shortened to 102 laps due to rain.

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Chuck Hulse12Wynn's
Bob King36Stahl Brothers
Gary Bettenhausen61American Eagle

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Mario Andretti11717
  A.J. Foyt183922
  Mario Andretti408647
  Rodger Ward8710216