Tom Sneva

United States

Auto Racing

B: June 1, 1948

1983 Indianapolis 500 champion.

The U.S.A.C. Indy Car champion in 1977 and '78, Sneva was the first man to qualify at over 200 M.P.H. at Indianapolis in 1978. He won the pole in 1977, '78 and '84, and after three runner-up finished finally won the race in 1983. Sneva was also sventh in the 1983 Daytona 500. He was inducted into the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America in 2005.

SUPERSTARS RECORD
EVENT
PLACE POINTS MONEY
EVENT WINS
1978 Preliminary 1
4
25
$2,500
Golf
1978 Final
12
5
$1,500
None
TOTALS
30
$4,000
1

PERSONAL BESTS

Swimming - 50 Yards
33.30
1978 Final
Rowing
40.11
1978 Final
Golf - closest to the pin
18' 3"
1978 Final
Points Scored
25
1978 Preliminary 1


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