1965 Pikes Peak in USAC at the Pikes Peak circuit. Full information

1965 Pikes Peak

1965 Pikes Peak is 113th USAC race. Passed at the Pikes Peak circuit. Al Unser won the pole position and this race. This was his 1st victory. Bobby Unser and Charles Louderman also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 1 lap (20 km).

Previous race: 1965 Langhorne Indycars
Next race: 1965 Trenton Indycars

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1965 Pikes Peak

1st victory for the J Frank Harrison team
1st victory for the Al Unser
1st podium for the Al Unser
1st podium for the Bobby Unser
1st podium for the Charles Louderman

Lotus 34 - 1965 Pikes Peak winner

Lotus 34 #96 - 1965 Pikes Peak winner

1965 Pikes Peak results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Al Unser Lotus 34, #96 100 12m 54.3s 0 J Frank Harrison
2 Bobby Unser Lotus 18, #92 80 12m 58.8s 0 Jerry Unser
3 Charles Louderman Conze D, #78 70 13m 8.5s 0 Viking Racing
4 Wes Vandervoort Chevrolet Special, #3 60 13m 16.6s 0 Wes Vandervoort
5 Paul Kleinschmidt Cadillac ? 1965, #4 50 13m 17.6s 0 Paul Kleinschmidt
6 Jack Hahn ? ? 1965, #31 40 13m 20.5s 0 Jack Hahn
7 Roy Walker ? ? 1965, #37 30 13m 39.5s 0 Roy McKay
8 Orville Nance ? ? 1965, #75 25 13m 44.4s 0 Burt Blanot
9 Loren Roberts Unser D, #9 20 13m 46.9s 0 Sproul Homes
10 Grier Manning ? ? 1965, #42 15 14m 3.3s 0 Eugene Podall
11 Malcolm Brazier Oldsmobile Special, #67 10 14m 19.6s 0 Larchmont Homes
12 Louis Unser ? ? 1965, #24 5 14m 20s 0 Don McCormack
13 Vern Root ? ? 1965, #52 0 14m 21.5s 0 CR Crone Excavating
14 Thurel Novotny ? ? 1965, #15 0 14m 25.1s 0 Dayt Transmission/Auto Hospital
15 Bob Daly ? ? 1965, #76 0 14m 29.4s 0 Bob Daly
16 Bob McLees ? ? 1965, #98 0 14m 35.5s 0 Burien Alignment
17 Rick Vermillion Chevrolet Special, #47 0 15m 6.6s 0 Western Sporting Goods
18 Bob Werner ? ? 1965, #28 0 15m 11.9s 0 Western Sporting Goods
19 Clark Yowell ? ? 1965, #34 0 15m 48.4s 0 Western Sporting Goods
20 Hank Davis ? ? 1965, #69 0 16m 34.8s 0 Chambon Sales
21 Dan Morgan ? ? 1965, #6 0 Mechanical 0 Burt Blanot
22 Ted Foltz ? ? 1965, #27 0 Mechanical 0 Raybestos
23 Clyde McFarlin ? ? 1965, #21 0 Mechanical 0 Abrahamson Lumber
24 Walt Miller ? ? 1965, #74 0 Mechanical 0 Western Sporting Goods
25 Danny Collins ? ? 1965, #77 0 Mechanical 0 Luby II

List of all cars for the 1965 Pikes Peak on the Pikes Peak circuit

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Chevrolet

Lotus 18

Chevrolet

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Offenhauser

Conze D

Offenhauser

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Ford

Lotus 34

Ford

Unser D

Chevrolet

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Oldsmobile