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August 7, 1926 - Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis, Indiana

Winner: Charlie Wiggins – Wiggins Special – Avg. Speed = 66.7 mph

Second Place: Ben Carter – Fronty Ford

Entrant City Car (Type)
Barney Anderson Detroit, MI S&A Special
Hugo Barnes Indianapolis, IN Butcher Special
Bill Bottoms Chicago, IL Frontenac Special
William Buckner Indianapolis, IN Buckner Duesenberg
Sam Buford Chicago, IL Fronty Ford
Bill Carson Chicago, IL Boyle Valve Special
Ben Carter Indianapolis, IN Fronty Ford
Lawrence Dawson Indianapolis, IN Fronty Ford
Eddie Dice Chicago, IL Fronty Ford
Russell Garrett Boston, MA Garrett Special
Malcolm Hannon Indianapolis, IN Bowers Special
“Wild Bill” Jeffries Chicago, IL Fronty Ford
Bill Johnson Chicago, IL Frontenac
George Palmer Columbus, OH Hudson Special
Robert Porter New York City, NY Hoff Special
Ernie Stevens Chicago, IL Stevens Special
W.H. Valentine Indianapolis, IN “Partner” Duesenberg
Bobby Wallace Indianapolis, IN Fronty Ford
“Doc” White Keokuk, IA Buick Special
Charlie Wiggins Indianapolis, IN Wiggins Special
W.W. Woods North Manchester, IN Foster Special

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