1979 Hoosier Hundred USAC National Dirt Championship.jpgHoosier Hundred.jpg
Held on September 8, 1979 at Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, IN
100 L, 100 M, 160.9 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 17 30 Bobby Olivero 100 3 running
2 3 28 Billy Engelhart 100 28 running
3 2 1 Pancho Carter 100 0 running
4 4 2 Gary Bettenhausen 100 0 running
5 18 56 Sheldon Kinser 100 0 running
6 1 15 Steve Chassey 100 69 running
7 6 59 Larry Rice 100 0 running
8 8 49 Bubby Jones 100 0 running
9 16 71 Butch Wilkerson 99 0 running
10 9 51 Bobby Adkins 99 0 running
11 5 42 Gary Irvin 99 0 running
12 22 55 Sleepy Tripp 99 0 running
13 19 23 Jim McElreath 98 0 running
14 26 83 Chris Cumberworth 98 0 running
15 27 16 Paul Pitzer 98 0 running
16 15 43 Tom Bigelow 97 0 running
17 23 65 Jerry Miller 97 0 running
18 25 10 Larry Cannon 79 0 gears
19 7 2 Bill Vukovich, Jr. 66 0 ignition
20 24 8 Larry Dickson 57 0 brakes
21 20 67 Junior Parkinson 28 0 fuel pump
22 28 33 Roger Rager 24 0 throttle
23 13 21 Joe Saldana 19 0 ring gear
24 14 48 Chuck Gurney 16 0 engine
25 11 53 Rich Vogler 14 0 accident
26 12 24 Bill Puterbaugh 14 0 accident
27 21 19 Bob East 14 0 disqualified
28 10 29 Billy Cassella 2 0 brakes
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify:
Time of Race: ???
Fast Qualifier:
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Margin of Victory:
Average Speed: ??? mph
Cautions: ?? for ?? laps - not available
Lead Changes: ?? among ?? drivers - not available