1968 Dixie Cup
Miss Eagle ElectricWins At Guntersville
Veteran Warner Gardner drove Dave Heerensperger's Miss Eagle Electric to a straight-heat victory in the season's opening unlimited race at Guntersville, Ala., on June 2. Bill Muncey, at the wheel of Miss U.S., chalked up a new lap record of 115.38 m.p.h.
Final standings-Miss Eagle Electric 1,200; Miss U.S. 900; My Gypsy, Tommy Fults 850; Miss Bardahl, Billy Schumacher 800; Atlas Van Lines, Jim McCormick 694; Notre Dame, Jack Regas 650; Smirnoff, Dean Chenoweth 638; Miss Madison, Ed O'Halloran 554; Savair's Mist, Walter Kade 544; Miss Budweiser, Bill Sterrett 400; Parco O Ring Miss, Fred Alter 300; Harrah's Club, Burnett Bartley 169.
(Reprinted from Yachting, July 1968, p.180)
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