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1970 Trenton 200


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USAC Champ Car Series race number 3 of 18
Sunday, April 26, 1970 at Trenton Speedway, Trenton, NJ
134 laps on a 1.500 mile paved track (201.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:28:42
Average speed: 135.967 mph
Pole speed: 154.67 mph
Cautions: 2 for 17 laps
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: 28200
Lead changes: 6

Glossary    1970 USAC Champ Car Series results   /   1970 standings

PosSt#DriverChass./Eng.LapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 212   Lloyd Ruby Daniels Cablevision   (Gene White)Laycock / Offy13414315running36400
2 31   Mario Andretti STP Oil Treatment   (Andy Granatelli)Brawner / Ford1348670running23320
3 12   Al Unser Johnny Lightning 500   (Vel Miletich)Colt / Ford1344215running49280
4 43   Bobby Unser Wagner Lockheed   (Ralph Wilke)Eagle / Ford1332905running0240
5 89   Mike Mosley G.C. Murphy   (Ralph Wilke)Watson / Offy1332525running0200
6 57   A.J. Foyt Sheraton / Thompson   (A.J. Foyt)Coyote / Ford1292335running0160
71474   Jim McElreath Caves Buick   (Myron Caves)Gerhardt / Offy1282145running0120
82094   Bentley Warren Vatis Enterprises   (Tassi Vatis)Finley / Offy1212050running0100
91844   Dick Simon Racing InternationalVollstedt / Chevy1211955running080
101692   Steve Krisiloff VTM Finishing   (American Racing Associates)Gerhardt / Ford1211860running060
111373   Karl Busson Southwest Lift Truck   (Bob Cavanaugh)Halibrand / Chevy1211765running040
121116   Gary Bettenhausen Thermo King   (Don Gerhardt)Gerhardt / Offy1211670running020
131752   Jerry Karl Trackstar Helmet   (Jerry Karl)Gerhardt / Chevy1191575running0 
141962   Darrell Dockery Manzanita Speedway   (Darrell Dockery)Gerhardt / Chevy951480crash0 
15 75   Gordon Johncock Gilmore Broadcasting   (Gordon Johncock)Gerhardt / Offy891385engine0 
1621100   John Mahler Bob Erikson Chevy   (John Mahler)Eagle / Chevy771290engine0 
17 622   Wally Dallenbach Sprite   (Lindsey Hopkins)Eagle / Offy591195wheel26 
181093   Greg Weld Pollard Car Wash   (Race Go Corp.)Gerhardt / Offy481100engine0 
191528   Bill Simpson Dewan Racing Jacket   (Bill Simpson)Cheetah / Chevy471005engine0 
20 918   Johnny Rutherford Patrick Petroleum   (Walt Michner)Eagle / Offy351005fuel system0 
211210   Art Pollard Pollard Car Wash   (Race Go Corp.)King / Offy221005ignition0 
222261   Max Dudley Dudley Trucking   (Max Dudley)Gerhardt / Chevy161005engine0 
232355   Ludwig Heimrath Heimrath Porsche   (Ludwig Heimrath)Eisert / Chevy121005engine0 
242459   Al Loquasto Atamian Ford   (Gig Stephens)Halibrand / Ford61005engine0 

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
Roger McCluskey11Sid CollinsHayhoe Racing EnterprisesScorpion / Ford
Al Loquasto37Curtis Auto CenterCurtis / Chevy
Larry Cannon47Need-A-SponsorRichard BlackerPhillipp / Chevy
Jim Reynard75Eastside RacersFinley / Chevy
WDBilly Vukovich, Jr.98Wynn's SpitfireAgajanian-Faas RacingEdmind / Offy

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
15959  
606910   #22 accident turn 3 
709526  
961027   #62 accident turn 2 
10313432  
  Percent of race run under caution: 12.7%             Average green flag run: 39.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Al Unser13333
  Wally Dallenbach345926
  Lloyd Ruby60645
  Mario Andretti657511
  Al Unser769116
  Mario Andretti9210312
  Lloyd Ruby10413431