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USAC Champ Car Series race number 9 of 13
Sunday, July 20, 1975 at Michigan International Speedway, Brooklyn, MI
100 laps on a 2.000 mile paved track (200.000 miles)

Time of race: 1:15:31
Average speed: 158.907 mph
Pole speed: 193.809 mph
Cautions: 5 for 16 laps
Margin of victory: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Lead changes: 13

Glossary    1975 USAC Champ Car Series results   /   1975 standings

PosSt#DriverChass./Eng.LapsMoneyStatusLedPts
1 114   A.J. Foyt Gilmore Racing   (A.J. Foyt)Coyote / Foyt10015562running52400
2 668   Tom Sneva Norton Spirit   (Roger Penske)McLaren / Offy10010156running11320
3 86   Billy Vukovich, Jr. Cobre Tire   (Robert Fletcher)Eagle / Offy996266running0280
41711   Pancho Carter Cobre Tire   (Robert Fletcher)Eagle / Offy984181running0240
5 348   Bobby Unser Jorgensen Steel   (Earle Jorgensen)Eagle / Offy984313running0200
6 72   Johnny Rutherford Gatorade   (Bruce McLaren)McLaren / Offy972969running0160
71078   Jimmy Caruthers Alex Foods   (Alex Morales)Eagle / Offy972672running0120
81210   Steve Krisiloff Lodestar   (Ralph Wilke)Eagle / Offy962375running0100
91344   Dick Simon Bruce Cogle Ford   (Dick Simon)Eagle / Foyt952078running080
102238   Spike Gehlhausen Midwest Manufacturing Sunflower   (Carl Gehlhausen)King / Offy931781running060
11 220   Gordon Johncock Sinmast   (Pat Patrick)Wildcat / DGS901633engine2640
121415   Roger McCluskey Silver Floss Sauerkraut   (Lindsey Hopkins)Riley / Offy791484suspension020
131112   Mike Mosley Sugaripe Prune   (Jerry O'Connell)Eagle / Offy771336crash11 
141986   Al Loquasto Frostie Root Beer   (Al Loquasto)McLaren / Offy731187valve0 
15 993   Johnny Parsons Ayr-Way / WNAP   (Tassi Vatis)Eagle / Offy461039engine0 
162117   Tom Bigelow Bryant Heating & Air Conditioning   (Rolla Vollstedt)Vollstedt / Offy44950header0 
171516   Bobby Allison CAM2 Motor Oil   (Roger Penske)McLaren / Offy37891engine0 
18 573   Jerry Grant Spirit of Orange County   (Fred Carrillo)Eagle / Offy24831engine0 
19 440   Wally Dallenbach Sinmast   (Pat Patrick)Wildcat / DGS12772piston0 
202063   Larry McCoy Shurfine Foods   (James Bidwell)Rascar / Offy9713oil pressure0 
211889   John Martin Automotive TechnologyMcLaren / Offy6683valve0 
221645   George Snider Thermo King   (Don Gerhardt)Eagle / Offy4653engine0 

Failed to qualify, withdrew, or driver changes:
PosNameNbrSponsorOwnerCar
DCGary Bettenhausen45Thermo KingDon GerhardtEagle / Offy

Caution flag breakdown:
ConditionFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
ReasonFree
Pass
177  
8103   oil on track 
113828  
39413   #16 engine 
42498  
50523   #93 stalled on track 
536513  
66683   #12 slowed 
698214  
83864   #12 spun turn 4 
8710014  
  Percent of race run under caution: 16.0%             Average green flag run: 14.0 laps

Lap leader breakdown:
LeaderFrom
Lap
To
Lap
# Of
Laps
  Gordon Johncock133
  A.J. Foyt4118
  Gordon Johncock12154
  A.J. Foyt163015
  Tom Sneva31399
  Gordon Johncock405112
  A.J. Foyt52521
  Mike Mosley536311
  A.J. Foyt64685
  Gordon Johncock69757
  A.J. Foyt768510
  Tom Sneva86872
  A.J. Foyt8810013

Points Standings after this race:
RankDriverPointsDiff
1   A.J. Foyt 4210    
2   Johnny Rutherford 2350   -1860  
3   Bobby Unser 2270   -1940  
4   Wally Dallenbach 1850   -2360  
5   Billy Vukovich, Jr. 1770   -2440  
6   Steve Krisiloff 1430   -2780  
7   Roger McCluskey 1365   -2845  
8   Pancho Carter 1195   -3015  
9   Tom Sneva 1010   -3200  
10   John Martin 960   -3250  
11   Lee Kunzman 740   -3470  
12   Gary Bettenhausen 625   -3585  
13   Mike Mosley 620   -3590  
14   Bill Puterbaugh 500   -3710  
15   Jimmy Caruthers 470   -3740  
16   Gordon Johncock 440   -3770  
17   George Snider 400   -3810  
18   Al Loquasto 380   -3830  
19   Salt Walther 260   -3950  
19   Eldon Rasmussen 260   -3950  
21   Dick Simon 180   -4030