1966 Pikes Peak in USAC at the Pikes Peak circuit. Full information

1966 Pikes Peak

1966 Pikes Peak is 132nd USAC race. Passed at the Pikes Peak circuit. Bobby Unser won the pole position and this race. Wes Vandervoort and Paul Kleinschmidt also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 1 lap (20 km).

Previous race: 1966 Atlanta Indycars
Next race: 1966 Indianapolis Raceway Park Indycars
Race Start: 4th July 1966

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1966 Pikes Peak

1st victory for the Bobby Unser team
1st victory for the Bobby Unser
4th podium for the Bobby Unser
1st podium for the Wes Vandervoort
1st podium for the Paul Kleinschmidt

1966 Pikes Peak results

Position Name Car Points Result Lap Team
1 Bobby Unser Unser D, #92 100 12m 23.8s 0 Bobby Unser
2 Wes Vandervoort Chevrolet Special, #22 80 12m 58.1s 0 Wes Vandervoort
3 Paul Kleinschmidt Cadillac ? 1966, #4 70 13m 4.4s 0 Paul Kleinschmidt
4 Ted Foltz ? ? 1966, #76 60 13m 14.8s 0 Burt Blanot
5 Orville Nance Nance ? 1966, #75 50 13m 25.3s 0 Burt Blanot
6 Clyde McFarlin ? ? 1966, #21 40 13m 29.1s 0 Adams Excavating
7 Grier Manning Salih ?? 1960, #42 30 13m 39.4s 0 Eugene Podall
8 Jack Hahn Kurtis Kraft 4000D, #37 25 13m 48.1s 0 Roy McKay
9 Rick Vermillion Chevrolet Special, #47 20 13m 58.6s 0 Rick Vermillion
10 Don Anderson ? ? 1966, #41 15 14m 13.5s 0 Wayne Strobridge
11 Bob Lacey ? ? 1966, #15 10 15m 18.9s 0 Novotny Brothers
12 Clark Yowell ? ? 1966, #34 5 15m 22.3s 0 Gilbert Ligon
14 John Hollansworth, Bob Daly ? ? 1966, #0 0 Mechanical 0 Bob Daly
15 Butch Hamilton ? ? 1966, #16 0 Mechanical 0
16 Malcolm Brazier Oldsmobile Special, #66 0 Mechanical 0
17 Bob Werner ? ? 1966, #28 0 Mechanical 0 Cooper
18 Paul Wigton, Walt Miller ? ? 1966, #77 0 Mechanical 0

List of all cars for the 1966 Pikes Peak on the Pikes Peak circuit

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Chevrolet

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Ford

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Lincoln

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Oldsmobile

Salih ?? 1960

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Nance ? 1966

Chevrolet

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Offenhauser

Kurtis Kraft 4000D

Offenhauser L4 4.5

Unser D

Chevrolet

Epperly ? 1966

Offenhauser