1962 USAC Championship Car season
The 1962 USAC Championship Car season consisted of 13 races, beginning in Trenton, New Jersey on April 8 and concluding in Phoenix, Arizona on November 18. There was also one non-championship event at Pikes Peak, Colorado. The USAC National Champion and Indianapolis 500 winner was Rodger Ward. Hugh Randall was killed in the Langhorne 100 at Langhorne Speedway; he was 29 years old.
|1962 USAC Championship Car season|
|USAC National Championship Trail|
|Start date||April 8|
|End date||November 18|
|National champion||Rodger Ward|
|Indianapolis 500 winner||Rodger Ward|
Schedule and resultsEdit
- ^A No pole is awarded for the Pikes Peak Hill Climb, in this schedule on the pole is the driver who started first. No lap led was awarded for the Pikes Peak Hill Climb, however, a lap was awarded to the drivers that completed the climb.
Final points standingsEdit
- Åberg, Andreas. "USAC National Championship 1962". Driver Database. Archived from the original on 2011-01-01. Retrieved 2010-12-31.
- "1962 USAC National Championship Trail". ChampCarStats.com. Archived from the original on 2011-01-01. Retrieved 2010-12-31.
- http://media.indycar.com/pdf/2011/IICS_2011_Historical_Record_Book_INT6.pdf (p. 270-271)