1975  ยป Daytona 500








































































The 1975 Daytona 500 was only five laps old when a large pileup occurred, involving nearly a dozen cars. The incident began when Jim Vandiver (#99) lost control and drove up the track between Turns 3 and 4, directly into the path of Dick Trickle (#75). Vandiver was hit by Trickle, then hit again drivers side first by Joe Mihalic (#60). Most drivers escaped serious injury with the exception of J.D. McDuffie (#70), who suffered a fractured sternum.
1975
Stock Cars
NASCAR Cup Series
Dodge Charger
Chevrolet Laguna
Chevrolet Chevelle
Mercury Montego
Ford Torino
United States
Oval (Paved)
Daytona International Speedway
Daytona 500
No
Bryant McMurray; Florida Racing History; Daytona Beach News-Journal; NCMarrk (Twitter)

All photos and information displayed on this website is the property of the original copyright holders. We do not claim ownership of, nor seek profit from, any data held on this site.

Images displayed on this site are reproduced under the Fair Use policy for archival purposes only. Publication of any images hosted on this site is not permitted without express consent of the original copyright holders.

Please file copyright claims or credit requests to: webmaster@the-fastlane.co.uk