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1928 American Championship Car season
Series  : AAA Championship Car
Champion : USAflagsmall Louis Meyer
Previous: 1927 Next: 1929

The 1928 AAA Championship Car season consisted of seven races, beginning in Speedway, Indiana on May 30 and concluding in Salem, New Hampshire on October 12. There were also three non-championship races. The AAA National Champion and Indianapolis 500 winner was Louis Meyer.

Schedule and resultsEdit

All races running on Dirt/Brick/Board Oval.

Rnd Date Race Name Length Track Location Type Pole Position Winning Driver
1 May 30 USAflagsmall International 500 Mile Sweepstakes 500 miles
(805 km)
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Speedway, Indiana Brick USAflagsmall Leon Duray USAflagsmall Louis Meyer
2 June 10 USAflagsmall Detroit Race 100 miles
(161 km)
Michigan State Fairgrounds Speedway Detroit, Michigan Dirt USAflagsmall Ray Keech USAflagsmall Ray Keech
3 July 4 USAflagsmall Rockingham Preliminary 15 miles
(24 km)
Rockingham Park Salem, New Hampshire Board USAflagsmall Leon Duray USAflagsmall Leon Duray
4 USAflagsmall Rockingham Race 185 miles
(298 km)
USAflagsmall Leon Duray USAflagsmall Ray Keech
NC July 4 USAflagsmall Atlantic City 100 100 miles
(161 km)
Atlantic City Speedway Hammonton, New Jersey Board USAflagsmall Fred Winnai
NC July 15 USAflagsmall Detroit 100 100 miles
(161 km)
Michigan State Fairgrounds Speedway Detroit, Michigan Dirt USAflagsmall Howard Taylor
5 August 19 USAflagsmall Altoona Race 200 miles
(322 km)
Altoona Speedway Tyrone, Pennsylvania Board USAflagsmall Leon Duray USAflagsmall Louis Meyer
6 September 1 USAflagsmall Syracuse Race 100 miles
(161 km)
New York State Fairgrounds Syracuse, New York Dirt USAflagsmall Cliff Woodbury USAflagsmall Ray Keech
NC September 16 USAflagsmall Atlantic City 100 100 miles
(161 km)
Atlantic City Speedway Hammonton, New Jersey Board USAflagsmall Ray Keech
7 October 12 USAflagsmall International Motor Classic 62.5 miles
(101 km) A
Rockingham Park Salem, New Hampshire Board USAflagsmall Bob McDonogh USAflagsmall Cliff Woodbury

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A Scheduled for 200 miles, stopped due to track breaking up.

Leading National Championship standingsEdit

 #  Driver Car Points
1 Louis Meyer Miller 1596
2 Ray Keech Miller 915
3 Lou Moore Miller 406
4 George Souders Miller 270
5 Bob McDonogh Miller 248

ReferencesEdit

from the original on 2011-04-24. http://www.driverdb.com/standings/1140-1928/. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 


from the original on 2011-04-24. http://www.champcarstats.com/year/1928.htm. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 


from the original on 2011-04-24. http://old.motorsport.com/stats/champ/data/1928sum.pdf. Retrieved 2011-04-24. 


See alsoEdit

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