Wayne Weiler  United States

  • Full name Wayne Weiler
  • Birth date December 9, 1934
  • Birthplace Phoenix, Arizona, United States
  • Date of death October 13, 2005 (70 years 308 days)
  • Place of death Phoenix, Arizona, United States
  • Teams Epperly
World Championship Career
Year Car Race Start Won Pod Class Best Pole Front Best Lap Hat Pts Pos
1960 Epperly 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 15 0 0 0 -
Total 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 0 0
Race Circuit Date
Only race Indianapolis 500 Indianapolis May 30, 1960 [race_results]
Profile

Wayne Weiler started as a dirt track driver in Arizona in 1951. He drove in the USAC Championship Car series from 1958 to 1961 with 19 starts. He finished in the top ten 10 times, with his best finish in 3rd position, in 1960 at Phoenix. He competed in the Indianapolis 500 race in 1960 and 1961, with a best finish of 15th in 1961.He retired from USAC driving following a severe accident in a sprint car race in Terre Haute, Indiana on June 11, 1961. He remained active as an owner and manager in auto racing up until his death.

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