7/28/1988: USAC Sprints at IRP

USAC NATIONAL SPRINT RACE RESULTS: July 28, 1988 – Indianapolis Raceway Park – Clermont, Indiana – “Hardee’s Racing Series”

QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Gene Lee Gibson, 3, Leyba-21.900; 2. Steve Butler, 1, Stoops-21.941; 3. Bob Frey, 20, Niebel-22.080; 4. Jeff Bloom, 7s, Roberts-22.360; 5. Kevin Huntley, 69, Dynamics-22.380; 6. Greg Staab, 44, BUF-22.461; 7. Billy Vukovich III, 21, Capels-22.558; 8. Mark Alderson, 52, Wright-22.668; 9. Leon Thickstun, 7, Atkinson-22.726; 10. Rich Vogler, 2, Vance-22.819; 11. Charlie Fisher, 48, Nott-23.024; 12. Jerry Nemire, 16, Nemire-23.026; 13. Jim Moulis, 30m, Moulis-23.057; 14. Bruce Field, 88, Venena-23.092; 15. Jim Childers, 66, Nowling-23.145; 16. Bill Tyler, 25, Batista-23.160; 17. Bob Cicconi, 59, Cicconi-23.169; 18. Mack McClellan, 73, Yahn-23.203; 19. David Harrison, 44H, Harrison-23.226; 20. Tray House, 23, Murphy-23.282; 21. Frank Weiss, 72, Victor-23.378; 22. Tony Elliott, 57, Hazen-23.481; 23. Mike Blake, 81, Blake-23.527; 24. Benny Rapp, 14R, Rapp-23.535; 25. Jim Whiteside, 67, Whiteside-23.563; 26. Paul Stender, 16T, Stender-23.797; 27. Blake Hollingsworth, 93, Hollingsworth-23.825; 28. Tim Champlin, 8, Becker-23.826; 29. Larry Fritz, 8v, Fritz-24.030; 30. George Wilkins, 71, Benson-24.258; 31. Roger Bible, 8B, Payne-24.590; 32. Brent Whited, 38, Hodson-24.596; 33. Rick Becker, 56B, Becker-25.234; 34. Bob Seelman, 74, Seelman-NT; 35. Bruce Robey, 65, Miller-NT. (Times for Gibson & Butler not applicable for track record purposes due to clock irregularity.)

FIRST HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Huntley, 2. Gibson, 3. Whiteside, 4. Moulis, 5. Cicconi, 6. Thickstun, 7. Becker, 8. Weiss, 9. Fritz. NT

SECOND HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Staab, 2. Butler, 3. Field, 4. Elliott, 5. Stender, 6. Vogler, 7. McClellan, 8. Seelman, 9. Wilkins. 3:04.79

THIRD HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Childers, 2. Harrison, 3. Frey, 4. Vukovich, 5. Blake, 6. Fisher, 7. Bible, 8. Hollingsworth. 3:05.72

FOURTH HEAT: (8 laps) 1. House, 2. Alderson, 3. Champlin, 4. Tyler, 5. Bloom, 6. Whited, 7. Nemire, 8. Rapp. 3:05.69

TRUE VALUE MASTER MECHANIC TOOLS “LAST CHANCE” SEMI: (10 laps) 1. Bloom, 2. Thickstun, 3. Nemire, 4. Vogler, 5. Fisher, 6. Cicconi, 7. McClellan, 8. Seelman, 9. Stender, 10. Wilkins, 11. Becker, 12. Rapp, 13. Whited, 14. Hollingsworth, 15. Fritz, 16. Bible, 17. Blake. NT

FEATURE: (30 laps) 1. Staab, 2. Huntley, 3. Butler, 4. Bloom, 5. Vukovich, 6. Vogler, 7. Gibson, 8. Childers, 9. Nemire, 10. Champlin, 11. Thickstun, 12. Tyler, 13. Alderson, 14. Harrison, 15. Whiteside, 16. House, 17. Frey, 18. Field, 19. Elliott, 20. Moulis. NT
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FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-5 Huntley, Laps 6-19 Butler, Laps 20-26 Huntley, Laps 27-30 Staab.

Category: USAC Classic