1965 USAC Championship Car season
The 1965 USAC Championship Car season consisted of 18 races, beginning in Avondale, Arizona on March 28 and concluding at the same location on November 21. This season was notable for the Hoosier Grand Prix, the first ever road course race for this series. The USAC National Champion was Mario Andretti and the Indianapolis 500 winner was Jim Clark.
|1965 USAC Championship Car season|
|USAC National Championship Trail|
|Start date||March 28|
|End date||November 21|
|National champion||Mario Andretti|
|Indianapolis 500 winner||Jim Clark|
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
Note: Bobby Johns not eligible for points.
- Åberg, Andreas. "USAC National Championship 1965". Driver Database. Archived from the original on 2010-12-31. Retrieved 2010-12-31.
- "1965 USAC National Championship Trail". ChampCarStats.com. Archived from the original on 2010-12-31. Retrieved 2010-12-31.
- http://media.indycar.com/pdf/2011/IICS_2011_Historical_Record_Book_INT6.pdf (p. 260-265)