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1978 USAC Championship Car season

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Joe Leonard wins USAC Championship Car Series 1972

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FORMULA 2 1978 The Records Year

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1978 Sprints Salem, IN

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1978 USAC Texas 200 part 5 of 5

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1976 USAC Phoenix Bobby Ball 150

The 1978 USAC Championship Car season consisted of 18 races, beginning at Phoenix on March 18 and concluding at the same location on October 28. The USAC National Champion was Tom Sneva and the Indianapolis 500 winner was Al Unser. This was the last year before the first USAC/CART "Split". By winning the Indianapolis 500, Pocono 500, and California 500, Al Unser swept the Indy car "Triple Crown", the only driver in history to do so.
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