1963 Springfield Indycars in USAC at the Springfield circuit. Full information

1963 Springfield Indycars

1963 Springfield Indycars is 88th USAC race. Passed at the Springfield circuit. AJ Foyt jr won the pole position, Rodger Ward won this race. This was his 19th victory. AJ Foyt jr and Don Branson also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 100 laps (161 km).

Previous race: 1963 Trenton Indycars
Next race: 1963 Milwaukee Indycars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1963 Springfield Indycars

14th victory for the Leader Card Racers team
19th victory for the Rodger Ward
32nd podium for the Rodger Ward
31st podium for the AJ Foyt jr
11th podium for the Don Branson

Watson D - 1963 Springfield Indycars winner

Watson D #1 - 1963 Springfield Indycars winner

1963 Springfield Indycars results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Rodger Ward Watson D, #1 200 1h 2m 47.37s 0 Leader Card Racers
2 AJ Foyt jr Meskowski D, #2 160 100 laps 0 Ansted-Thompson Racing
3 Don Branson Watson D, #4 140 100 laps 0 Leader Card Racers
4 Roger McCluskey Phillips D, #14 120 100 laps 0 Bruce Homeyer
5 Johnny Rutherford Turner D, #46 100 100 laps 0 Racing Associates
6 Jim McElreath Meskowski D, #8 80 100 laps 0 Bill Forbes Racing
7 Johnny White Meskowski D, #21 60 100 laps 0 John Pfrommer
8 Parnelli Jones Lesovsky D, #98 50 100 laps 0 JC Agajanian
9 Lloyd Ruby Meskowski D, #29 40 99 laps 0 Gordon van Liew
10 Arnie Knepper Kuzma D, #31 30 99 laps 0 Lysle Greenman
11 Bud Tingelstad Meskowski D, #27 20 97 laps 0 Dayton-Walther
12 Len Sutton Vollstedt D, #37 10 93 laps 0 Ed Kostenuk
13 Bob Harkey Kuzma D, #51 0 78 laps Out of fuel 0 Harlan Fike
14 Ralph Liguori Kuzma D, #3 0 71 laps Mechanical 0 Ollie Prather
15 Bobby Marshman Kuzma D, #5 0 58 laps Magneto 0 Lindsey Hopkins Racing
16 Ronnie Duman Kuzma D, #81 0 51 laps Mechanical 0 Pete Salemi
17 Jim Hurtubise Lesovsky D, #42 0 39 laps Accident 0 Doug Stearly
18 Bobby Unser Kurtis Kraft 4000D, #75 0 34 laps Mechanical 0 Novi Racing

List of all cars for the 1963 Springfield Indycars on the Springfield circuit

Meskowski D

Offenhauser

Kuzma D

Offenhauser

Kuzma D

Offenhauser

Phillips D

Offenhauser

Kuzma D

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Meskowski D

Offenhauser

Turner D

Chevrolet

Meskowski D

Offenhauser

Watson D

Offenhauser

Kurtis Kraft 4000D

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Kuzma D

Offenhauser

Watson D

Offenhauser

Vollstedt D

Offenhauser

Lesovsky D

Offenhauser

Meskowski D

Offenhauser

Lesovsky D

Offenhauser L4 4.5