SWEEPSTAKES RACE

Date Winner
1974 Bruce Walkup
1973 Jan Opperman
1972 Lee Kunzman
1971 Mitch Smith
1970 Ralph Liguori
1963 AJ Foyt
1962 Cotton Farmer
1961 Parnelli Jones
1960 AJ Foyt
1959 Tommy Hinnershitz
1958 Eddie Sachs
1957 Dale Van Johnson
1956 Dale Van Johnson
1955 Duane Carter
1954 Mike Nazaruk
1953 Ernie McCoy
1952 Duane Carter
1951 Jimmy Bryan
1950 Duane Carter
1949 Johnny Mantz
1948 Tommy Mattson
1947 Ted Horn
1946 Bill Holland
1945 Jimmy Wilburn
1941 Joie Chitwood
1940 Duke Nalon
1939 Vic Nauman


Sanctioning Bodies:
-AAA in '39-'41, '46-'55
-CSRA in '45
-USAC East in '56-'60

-USAC (National Sprint Championship) in '61-'74



Race Name Changes:
-1939-41 - "Sweepstakes Race"
-1945 - "National Championship War Victory Race"
-1946-47 - "National Championship Race"
-1948-52 - "Ted Horn Memorial Race"
-1953-74 - "Ted Horn/Bill Schindler Memorial Race"




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