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USAC National Championship 1957 standings

Championship points standings for the USAC National Championship 1957

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag Jimmy BryanDean Van LinesKuzma (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)


1650
2.Flag Jim RathmannHopkins Racing, CrawfordEpperly (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)


1470
3.Flag George AmickHopkins RacingLesovsky (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky D (Offenhauser)


1400
4.Flag Pat O'ConnorChapman RootKuzma D (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)




1250
5.Flag Charles Water LarsonJohn ZinkWatson (Offenhauser)
Watson D (Offenhauser)


1170
6.Flag Andy LindenKalamazoo SportsKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
Turner (Offenhauser)
Turner D (Offenhauser)




1130
7.Flag Johnny ThomsonD-A Lubricant Racing Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)


1110
8.Flag Johnny BoydBignottiKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
1040
9.Flag Sam HanksGeorge SalihSalih (Offenhauser)
1000
10.Flag Elmer GeorgeErnest Ruiz, HOWKurtis 500B (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)
Watson D (Offenhauser)




830
11.Flag Rodger WardRoger Wolcott RacingLesovsky (Offenhauser)
740
12.Flag Bob VeithBob Estes Phillips (Offenhauser)
Phillips D (Offenhauser)


650
13.Flag Paul RussoNovi RacingKurtis 500F (Novi SC)
600
14.Flag Jimmy ReeceHoyt Machine, Henry Alllen Chapman, John Zink, Sam Traylor, Holynski, DobryKurtis 2000 (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)
Russo/Nichels D (Offenhauser)
Russo/Nichels (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500 C (Offenhauser)










550
15.Flag Ed ElisianKalamazoo Sports, Ernest Ruiz, Lutes Truck Parts, Hart FullertonKurtis 500C (Offenhauser)
Shilala (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)






340
16.Flag Len SuttonPete SalemiKuzma D (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)


300
17.Flag Billy GarrettFederal Engineering, BrommeKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Snowberger (Offenhauser)
Bromme (Offenhauser)




300
18.Flag Marshall TeagueChapman RootKurtis 500C (Offenhauser)
300
19.Flag Don BransonRay Brady, Leitenberger, Henry Allen Chapman, Chapman RootKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)
Silnes/Sherman (Offenhauser)
Russo/Nichels (Offenhauser)
Blough (Offenhauser)
Blough D (Offenhauser)










280
20.Flag Art BischWhittington, Ernest RuizKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Shilala (Offenhauser)


260
21.Flag Gene HartleyMassaglia Hotels, Hart FullertonLesovsky (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)


210
22.Flag Jack TurnerPat Clancy, Hart FullertonKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 D (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500G (Offenhauser)




200
23.Flag Johnnie TolanGreenman-Casale Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)


190
24.Flag Don FreelandAnsted Rotary, Pete Salemi, Glessner, Hoyt MachineKuzma (Offenhauser),Hillegass (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500D (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500C (Offenhauser)




190
25.Flag Eddie SachsPeter SchmidtKuzma (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)


160
26.Flag A.J. FoytHoover Motor ExpressTempleton (Offenhauser)
Templeton D (Offenhauser)


160
27.Flag Johnnie ParsonsChapman Root, Las Vegas ClubKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
120
28.Flag Ralph LiguoriRay BradySchroeder D (Offenhauser)
Schroeder (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)




110
29.Flag Tony BettenhausenNovi Racing, Morcroft, Federal Engineering, Las Vegas ClubPankratz D (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500F (Novi)
Pankratz (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Snowberger (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500G (Offenhauser)










80
30.Flag Bud RandallKarl HallEwing (Offenhauser)
Ewing D (Offenhauser)


80
31.Flag Bill CheesbourgDonaldson, Las Vegas ClubKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
70
32.Flag Jim McWitheyFederal EngineeringKurtis 500E (Offenhauser)
40
32.Flag Earl MotterHart FullertonKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
40
34.Flag Don EdmundsRoy McKay, Malamud, Glessner, Braund PlywoodHillegass (Offenhauser)
Scopa (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)








40
35.Flag Van JohnsonSam TraylorKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
30
36.Flag Troy RuttmanJohn ZinkWatson (Offenhauser)
30
37.Flag Chuck WeyantPete Salemi, Mel WiggersKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500C (Offenhauser)


20
38.Flag Al HermanDunn Engineering Dunn (Offenhauser)
10
39.Flag Dick RathmannHenry Allen ChapmanRusso/Nichels D (Offenhauser)
Russo/Nichels (Offenhauser)


10
40.Flag Al KellerPat Clancy, Sam TraylorKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)


10
41.Flag Ken GottschalkGlessnerHillegass (Offenhauser)
10
Flag Fred AgabashianBignottiKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Keith AndrewsFarinaKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Chuck Arnold
0
Flag Tony Bonadies
0
Flag Bob ChristieJones & MaleyKurtis 500C (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Bud ClemonsBob SorensonLesovsky (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Ray Crawford
0
Flag Jimmy Davies
0
Flag Jimmy DaywaltH.H. Johnson, DonaldsonKurtis 500C (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500G (Offenhauser)


0
Flag Rex EastonShannon BrothersWatts R (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Gene ForceShannon BrothersWatts (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Cliff Griffith
0
Flag Jim HemmingsHoover Motor ExpressTempleton (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Bill Homeier
0
Flag Eddie JohnsonHenry Allen ChapmanKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Danny Kladis
0
Flag Mike MagillDayton-WaltherKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)


0
Flag Charles MusselmanMalamudScopa (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Cal Niday
0
Flag Chuck RodeePete WalesKurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Eddie RussoSclavi & AmosKurtis 500C (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Bob Tattersall
0
Flag Shorty (Clark) TemplemanPete Wales, Hardwood DoorKurtis 4000 D (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Leroy Warriner
0
Flag Dempsey Wilson
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag Rodger Ward
3
Most pole positionsFlag Jimmy Bryan
2
Flag Johnny Thomson
2
Flag George Amick
2
Flag Rodger Ward
2
Flag Charles Water Larson
2
Most podium positionsFlag Jimmy Bryan
5
Flag Johnny Thomson
5
Flag George Amick
5
Flag Charles Water Larson
5
Most podium positions without a winFlag Andy Linden
2
Flag Johnny Boyd
2

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
100%U.S.A.Flag Tony Bettenhausen, Paul Russo, Jimmy Bryan, Johnny Thomson, Andy Linden, Pat O'Connor, George Amick, Al Herman, Bob Veith, Johnny Boyd, Don Freeland, Rodger Ward, Jimmy Daywalt, Mike Magill, Jimmy Reece, Ed Elisian, Johnnie Tolan, Elmer George, Johnnie Parsons, Shorty (Clark) Templeman, Gene Hartley, Chuck Weyant, Eddie Sachs, Jack Turner, Eddie Johnson, Charles Musselman, Earl Motter, Jim Rathmann, Al Keller, Rex Easton, Len Sutton, Sam Hanks, Fred Agabashian, Dick Rathmann, Charles Water Larson, Billy Garrett, Jim McWithey, Don Branson, Art Bisch, Bill Cheesbourg, Bob Christie, Ken Gottschalk, Van Johnson, Troy Ruttman, A.J. Foyt, Marshall Teague, Ralph Liguori, Bud Randall, Don Edmunds, Jim Hemmings, Bud Clemons, Chuck Rodee, Bob Tattersall, Keith Andrews, Chuck Arnold, Tony Bonadies, Ray Crawford, Jimmy Davies, Gene Force, Cliff Griffith, Bill Homeier, Danny Kladis, Cal Niday, Eddie Russo, Leroy Warriner, Dempsey Wilson66

Individual driver statistics for the 1957 USAC National Championship

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Agabashian, FredFlag 43 y/o2000
Amick, GeorgeFlag 32 y/o12152
Andrews, KeithFlag 37 y/o00000
Arnold, ChuckFlag 31 y/o00000
Bettenhausen, TonyFlag 40 y/o6000
Bisch, ArtFlag 30 y/o3010
Bonadies, TonyFlag 40 y/o00000
Boyd, JohnnyFlag 30 y/o10020
Branson, DonFlag 37 y/o8000
Bryan, JimmyFlag 31 y/o12252
Cheesbourg, BillFlag 30 y/o4000
Christie, BobFlag 33 y/o1000
Clemons, BudFlag 38 y/o1000
Crawford, RayFlag 41 y/o00000
Davies, JimmyFlag 27 y/o00000
Daywalt, JimmyFlag 32 y/o3000
Easton, RexFlag 43 y/o1000
Edmunds, DonFlag 26 y/o8000
Elisian, EdFlag 30 y/o11000
Force, GeneFlag 41 y/o00000
Foyt, A.J.Flag 22 y/o5000
Freeland, DonFlag 32 y/o9000
Garrett, BillyFlag 24 y/o6000
George, ElmerFlag 28 y/o12111
Gottschalk, KenFlag n/a1000
Griffith, CliffFlag 41 y/o00000
Hanks, SamFlag 42 y/o1110
Hartley, GeneFlag 31 y/o4000
Hemmings, JimFlag 23 y/o1000
Herman, AlFlag 30 y/o3000
Homeier, BillFlag 38 y/o00000
Johnson, EddieFlag 38 y/o1000
Johnson, VanFlag 30 y/o3000
Keller, AlFlag 37 y/o2000
Kladis, DannyFlag 40 y/o00000
Larson, Charles WaterFlag 34 y/o11252
Liguori, RalphFlag 30 y/o5000
Linden, AndyFlag 35 y/o11021
Magill, MikeFlag 37 y/o3000
McWithey, JimFlag 29 y/o1000
Motter, EarlFlag 38 y/o1000
Musselman, CharlesFlag 29 y/o1000
Niday, CalFlag 43 y/o00000
O'Connor, PatFlag 28 y/o9141
Parsons, JohnnieFlag 38 y/o2000
Randall, BudFlag n/a5000
Rathmann, DickFlag 31 y/o3000
Rathmann, JimFlag 28 y/o6120
Reece, JimmyFlag 27 y/o10010
Rodee, ChuckFlag 29 y/o1000
Russo, EddieFlag 31 y/o10000
Russo, PaulFlag 43 y/o1000
Ruttman, TroyFlag 27 y/o3000
Sachs, EddieFlag 30 y/o3010
Sutton, LenFlag 31 y/o6000
Tattersall, BobFlag 32 y/o00000
Teague, MarshallFlag 36 y/o1000
Templeman, Shorty (Clark)Flag 37 y/o2000
Thomson, JohnnyFlag 35 y/o12152
Tolan, JohnnieFlag 39 y/o6000
Turner, JackFlag 37 y/o5000
Veith, BobFlag 32 y/o11000
Ward, RodgerFlag 36 y/o12342
Warriner, LeroyFlag 38 y/o00000
Weyant, ChuckFlag 34 y/o2000
Wilson, DempseyFlag 30 y/o00000
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