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Race #14 of 14 in the 1977 USAC Champ Car Series Season
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1977 Bobby Ball 150 USAC Champ Car Series.jpg
Held on October 29, 1977 at Phoenix International Raceway in Avondale, AZ
150 L, 150 M, 241.35 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 6 20 Gordon Johncock STP Double Oil Filter Wildcat / DGS 150 64 running 300
2 4 21 Al Unser American Racing Wheels Parnelli / Cosworth 150 47 running 240
3 13 15 Pancho Carter Alex Foods Lightning / Offy 149 0 running 210
4 5 9 Mario Andretti CAM2 Motor Oil McLaren / Cosworth 149 0 running 180
5 7 11 Roger McCluskey 1st National City Travelers Checks Lightning / Offy 149 0 running 150
6 11 40 Wally Dallenbach STP Oil Treatment Wildcat / DGS 148 0 running 120
7 10 19 Spike Gehlhausen PV Corp Eagle / Offy 147 0 accident 90
8 1 6 Bobby Unser Cobre Tire Lightning / Offy 145 38 out of fuel 75
9 20 85 Larry Cannon That's My Car Wildcat / DGS 141 0 running 60
10 17 18 George Snider Longhorn Racing Wildcat / DGS 137 0 running 45
11 8 17 Dick Simon Payne Air Conditioning Lightning / Offy 136 0 out of fuel 30
12 2 25 Danny Ongais Interscope Racing Parnelli / Cosworth 124 1 accident 15
13 22 77 Salt Walther Dayton-Walther McLaren / DGS 124 0 running 0
14 14 98 Gary Bettenhausen Agajanian King / Offy 118 0 ring / pinion 0
15 21 27 Tom Gloy Rolla Vollstedt Vollstedt / Offy 111 0 oil in radiator 0
16 19 86 Al Loquasto Frostie Root Beer McLaren / Offy 83 0 lost power 0
17 9 8 Tom Sneva Norton Spirit McLaren / Offy 80 0 accident 0
18 18 80 Larry Dickson WKYG Radio McLaren / Offy 44 0 gearbox 0
19 16 24 Tom Bigelow Leader Card Eagle / Offy 43 0 engine 0
20 12 93 Johnny Parsons McIntire Centre Eagle / Offy 32 0 engine 0
21 15 78 Bobby Olivero Alex Foods Lightning / Offy 29 0 engine 0
22 3 2 Johnny Rutherford 1st National City Travelers Checks McLaren / Cosworth 3 0 accident 0
RACE DATA
Did not start:

Did not qualify: Mike Mosley; Cliff Hucul; Bertil Roos; Jerry Karl; Lee Kunzman; Ed Finley; Bubby Jones

Time of Race: 1h:22:53
Starting Lineup Set By: Time Trials
Fast Qualifier: Bobby Unser
Preliminary Feature Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{PrelimWinners}}}|{{{PrelimWinners}}}]]
Heat Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{HeatWinners}}}|{{{HeatWinners}}}]]
Qualifier Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{QualWinners}}}|{{{QualWinners}}}]]
Dash Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{DashWinners}}}|{{{DashWinners}}}]]
Scramble Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ScrambleWinners}}}|{{{ScrambleWinners}}}]]
Consi Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{ConsiWinners}}}|{{{ConsiWinners}}}]]
Non-Qualifiers Race Winners: [[Special:FormEdit/Driver/{{{NonQualWinners}}}|{{{NonQualWinners}}}]]
Margin of Victory: Race Ended Under Yellow
Average Speed: 108.597 mph
Cautions: 5 for 38 laps - Laps 4-10 #2 accident turn 2, Laps 82-92 #8 accident turn 4, Laps 110-117 debris, Laps 128-137 #25 accident turn 3, Laps 149-150 #19 accident frontstretch
Lead Changes: 8 among 4 drivers - Bobby Unser 1-9, Danny Ongais 10, Gordon Johncock 11-25, B. Unser 26-54, Johncock 55-68, Al Unser 69-81, Johncock 82-83, A. Unser 84-117, Johncock 118-150
Fastest Lap: Unknown/Unentered