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USAC National Championship 1960 standings

Championship points standings for the USAC National Championship 1960

PositionDriverTeamCarEngineTyresPoints
1.Flag A.J. FoytBignottiKurtis D (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500J (Offenhauser)
Meskowski (Offenhauser)




1680
2.Flag Rodger WardLeader CardWatson D (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)


1390
3.Flag Don BransonBob EstesPhilipp (Offenhauser)
Philipp D (Offenhauser)


1220
4.Flag Jim RathmannKen-PaulWatson (Offenhauser)
1000
5.Flag Tony BettenhausenHopkins RacingWatson (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)




940
6.Flag Gene ForceTiz-So, Roy McKayKurtis 500J (Offenhauser)
Silnes (Offenhauser)
Silnes D (Offenhauser)




830
7.Flag Johnny ThomsonRacing Associates, Hoover Motor ExpressLesovsky (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Epperly (Offenhauser)






800
8.Flag Len SuttonCentral Excavating, Salemi & Rini Racing EnterprisesKuzma D (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)




780
9.Flag Lloyd RubyAgajanian, John Zink HeaterWatson (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky D (Offenhauser)




710
10.Flag Jim (James R) PackardStearly Motor Freight, VargoLesovsky (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)


700
11.Flag Paul GoldsmithNorm DemlerEpperly (Offenhauser)
700
12.Flag Eddie SachsDean Van LinesEwing (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)




650
13.Flag Wayne WeilerHOW, Ansted Rotary, Fike Plumbing, John Zink Heater, Stearly Motor Freight, BignottiWatson (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky (Offenhauser)
Epperly (Offenhauser)






500
14.Flag Bobby GrimBill Forbes RacingMeskowski D (Offenhauser)
Meskowski (Offenhauser)


480
15.Flag Eddie JohnsonJim Robbins, Central Excavating, Peter SchmidtTrevis (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)


440
16.Flag Jim HurtubiseArt Koopman, Ernest Ruiz, Peter Schmidt, Bernco EngineeringShilala (Offenhauser)
Christensen (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky D (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)










420
17.Flag Dick RathmannJim Robbins, Braund PlywoodWatson (Offenhauser)
Epperly (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)




370
18.Flag Rufus Parnell JonesFike Plumbing, Detroiter Mobile HomesKuzma D (Offenhauser)
Epperly (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)




333
19.Flag Roger McCluskeyArt Koopman, Fike PlumbingLesovsky (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)




320
20.Flag Alvin FarmerGlessnerSilnes D (Offenhauser)
Silnes (Offenhauser)


300
21.Flag Elmer GeorgeHOWWatson (Offenhauser)
270
22.Flag Ernie KochJewett-CameronVollstedt (Offenhauser)
Vollstedt D (Offenhauser)


250
23.Flag Bob VeithPeter Schmidt, Roy McKayMeskowski (Offenhauser)
Kurtis (Offenhauser)


250
24.Flag Don FreelandVargo, Racing Associates, John Zink HeaterKurtis 550H (Offenhauer)
Kurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)




240
25.Flag Bud (Melvin Joseph) TingelstadJim Robbins, Donaldson, Ernest RuizTrevis (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
Shilala D (Offenhauser)




210
26.Flag Jim McWitheyHoover Motor Express, Wyandotte Tool, Hart Fullerton, Federal EngineeringKuzma D (Offenhauser)
Epperly (Offenhauser)
Meskowski (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)








160
27.Flag Shorty (Clark) TemplemanFederal EngineeringKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
157
28.Flag Bob ChristieFederal EngineeringKurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)
150
29.Flag Chuck StevensonLeader Card, Hall, Peter SchmidtWatson (Offenhauser)
Philipp (Offenhauser)
Watson D (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)






130
30.Flag Dempsey WilsonDonaldson, Greenman-CasaleKuzma (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)




100
31.Flag Richard AmickIddings, Leonard FaasEpperly (Offenhauser)
Meyer (Offenhauser)


100
32.Flag Jack RoundsHart FullertonKurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
80
33.Flag Chuck HulseErnest Ruiz, Vatis EnterprisesShilala D (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)


70
34.Flag Jack TurnerLeonard FaasEpperly (Offenhauser)
50
35.Flag Bruce JacobiBlum EngineeringBlum (Offenhauser)
50
35.Flag Alvin Junior ShepherdPeter SchmidtKuzma (Offenhauser)
50
37.Flag Bill HomeierHall, Vatis EnterprisesKuzma (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)


50
38.Flag Duane CarterEnsley & MurphyKuzma (Offenhauser)
50
39.Flag Johnny BoydBignottiEpperly (Offenhauser)
40
40.Flag Don DavisArt KoopmanLesovsky (Offenhauser)
40
40.Flag Leonard StephensHall-MarCurtis (Offenhauser)
40
42.Flag Lee (Leo) DrollingerWyandotte ToolMeskowski D (Offenhauser)
40
43.Flag Jiggs (Fred) PetersHarden, Art KoopmanRusso/Nichels (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky D (Offenhauser)


10
44.Flag Bill CheesbourgGreenman-CasaleKuzma (Offenhauser)
10
44.Flag Bob ClebergSorensenKuzma FE (Offenhauser)
10
Flag Chuck ArnoldHardwood DoorKurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Jimmy BryanGeorge Salih, Leader Card Epperly (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)


0
Flag Len DuncanHardenRusso/Nichels D (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Gene HartleyChapman RootKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)


0
Flag Al HermanRay Brady, Joe Hunt MagnetoKurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)
Ewing (Offenhauser


0
Flag Bill (William) HydeScovellKurtis 2000 (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Danny JonesJoe Hunt MagnetoLesovsky (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Harold LeepPeter SchmidtKuzma (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Ralph LiguoriFederal EngineeringKurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Chuck RodeeDunn Engineering, Ernest RuizDunn (Offenhauser)
Shilala D (Offenhauser)


0
Flag Eddie RussoOlli PratherKurtis 500G (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Troy RuttmanJohn Zink HeaterWatson (Offenhauser)
0
Flag Nelson StacyDayton-WaltherSutton (Offenhauser)
0
Driver
Number
Most race winsFlag A.J. Foyt
4
Most pole positionsFlag Don Branson
5
Most podium positionsFlag A.J. Foyt
8
Most podium positions without a winFlag Tony Bettenhausen
4

Nationality of participating drivers

%CountryDriversNumber
100%U.S.A.Flag Tony Bettenhausen, Jimmy Bryan, Johnny Thomson, Al Herman, Bob Veith, Johnny Boyd, Don Freeland, Rodger Ward, Eddie Russo, Duane Carter, Jiggs (Fred) Peters, Elmer George, Bill Homeier, Shorty (Clark) Templeman, Gene Hartley, Eddie Sachs, Jack Turner, Len Duncan, Eddie Johnson, Jim Rathmann, Len Sutton, Dick Rathmann, Jim McWithey, Don Branson, Bill Cheesbourg, Dempsey Wilson, Bob Christie, Troy Ruttman, Gene Force, Chuck Stevenson, A.J. Foyt, Roger McCluskey, Lloyd Ruby, Jim (James R) Packard, Paul Goldsmith, Bobby Grim, Wayne Weiler, Jim Hurtubise, Rufus Parnell Jones, Alvin Farmer, Ernie Koch, Bud (Melvin Joseph) Tingelstad, Richard Amick, Jack Rounds, Chuck Hulse, Bruce Jacobi, Alvin Junior Shepherd, Don Davis, Leonard Stephens, Lee (Leo) Drollinger, Bob Cleberg, Ralph Liguori, Chuck Rodee, Chuck Arnold, Bill (William) Hyde, Danny Jones, Harold Leep, Nelson Stacy58

Individual driver statistics for the 1960 USAC National Championship

DriverAgeRacesWinsPodiumsPolesFastest laps
Amick, RichardFlag 31 y/o2000
Arnold, ChuckFlag 34 y/o1000
Bettenhausen, TonyFlag 43 y/o11040
Boyd, JohnnyFlag 33 y/o3000
Branson, DonFlag 40 y/o12015
Bryan, JimmyFlag 34 y/o2000
Carter, DuaneFlag 47 y/o1000
Cheesbourg, BillFlag 33 y/o1000
Christie, BobFlag 36 y/o1000
Cleberg, BobFlag 31 y/o1000
Davis, DonFlag 26 y/o1000
Drollinger, Lee (Leo)Flag 33 y/o4000
Duncan, LenFlag 48 y/o1000
Farmer, AlvinFlag 31 y/o7010
Force, GeneFlag 44 y/o11020
Foyt, A.J.Flag 25 y/o12480
Freeland, DonFlag 35 y/o3000
George, ElmerFlag 31 y/o5010
Goldsmith, PaulFlag 34 y/o1010
Grim, BobbyFlag 35 y/o10110
Hartley, GeneFlag 34 y/o2000
Herman, AlFlag 33 y/o2000
Homeier, BillFlag 41 y/o3000
Hulse, ChuckFlag 32 y/o5000
Hurtubise, JimFlag 27 y/o12120
Hyde, Bill (William)Flag n/a1000
Jacobi, BruceFlag 25 y/o1000
Johnson, EddieFlag 41 y/o3000
Jones, DannyFlag 25 y/o2000
Jones, Rufus ParnellFlag 26 y/o8010
Koch, ErnieFlag 36 y/o5000
Leep, HaroldFlag 27 y/o1000
Liguori, RalphFlag 33 y/o1000
McCluskey, RogerFlag 29 y/o6000
McWithey, JimFlag 32 y/o5010
Packard, Jim (James R)Flag 28 y/o8120
Peters, Jiggs (Fred)Flag 39 y/o2000
Rathmann, DickFlag 34 y/o5010
Rathmann, JimFlag 31 y/o3110
Rodee, ChuckFlag 32 y/o2000
Rounds, JackFlag 29 y/o3000
Ruby, LloydFlag 32 y/o9001
Russo, EddieFlag 34 y/o1000
Ruttman, TroyFlag 30 y/o1000
Sachs, EddieFlag 33 y/o10121
Shepherd, Alvin JuniorFlag 34 y/o1000
Stacy, NelsonFlag 38 y/o1000
Stephens, LeonardFlag 34 y/o1000
Stevenson, ChuckFlag 40 y/o6000
Sutton, LenFlag 34 y/o8120
Templeman, Shorty (Clark)Flag 40 y/o6000
Thomson, JohnnyFlag 38 y/o8002
Tingelstad, Bud (Melvin Joseph)Flag 32 y/o3000
Turner, JackFlag 40 y/o2000
Veith, BobFlag 35 y/o2000
Ward, RodgerFlag 39 y/o10242
Weiler, WayneFlag 25 y/o9010
Wilson, DempseyFlag 33 y/o4000
#DateCircuitWinnerSecondThirdPoleFL
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