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USAC National Silver Crown Series

Driver Information

nationality
American
birthday
6 Jun 1936
hometown
Indianapolis, Indiana
died
9 Oct 2017
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Driver Information

nationality
American
birthday
6 Jun 1936
hometown
Indianapolis, Indiana
died
9 Oct 2017
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1980
O'Hanlon Racing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
March 73A
Chevrolet 5.8
Goodyear
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
3
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Cicada 75
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
3
0
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Cicada (Offenhauser TC)
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
16
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Vollstedt 73
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Eagle 73
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
50
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
3
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1976
McNamara Motor Express
375
17th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Eagle 73
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
3
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
375
year
series
team
points
position
1975
Bill Behling
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Chevrolet
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1975
McNamara Motor Express, Alex Morales Motorsports
560
16th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Eagle 73
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Eagle 72
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
3
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
560
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1974
Midwest Manufacturing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Kingfish 72
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
4
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
34
3
3
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
34
3
3
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
2
0
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1972
Steed, Smith Speed Shop, Dick Simon Racing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Curtis 72
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Eagle 68
Chevrolet 3.4 turbo
Lola T152
Foyt 2.6 turbo
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1970 Chevrolet Chevelle
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1971
Conklin, Spaudling
0
10th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
4
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1971
David LeFevre, Ray Smith
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
(Chevrolet)
6
1
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
1
1
0
year
series
team
points
position
1971
Dudley Higginson, Leader Card Racing, MVS
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Gerhardt 67
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Watson 68
Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Morris 69
Ford 2.6 turbo
3
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1968 Ford Mustang
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
22
0
4
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
22
0
4
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
King O'Lawn Special
1
0
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ward (Offenhauser)
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1969
Federal Engineering
120
42nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Gerhardt (Offenhauser)
Meskowski (Offenhauser)
6
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
0
0
0
120
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
27
1
7
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
27
1
7
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
13
0
2
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
13
0
2
0
year
series
team
points
position
1968
Dayton Steel Wheel, Midwest Manufacturing, Kenny Brenn
265
31st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Kurtis 4000D (Offenhauser)
Silnes (Offenhauser)
Gerhardt (Ford)
Meskowski D (Offenhauser)
7
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
7
0
0
0
265
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
15
0
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
15
0
1
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lesovsky (Offenhauser)
3
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1965
John Comer
0
21st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
1982
Racing
2
0
0
0
?
1981
Racing
1
0
0
0
?
1980
Racing
3
0
0
0
0
1979
Racing
5
0
1
0
0
1978
Racing
2
0
0
0
?
1977
Racing
4
0
0
0
?
1976
Racing
3
0
0
0
?
1975
Racing
6
0
0
0
0
1974
Racing
39
3
3
0
0
1973
Racing
2
0
1
0
?
1972
Racing
3
0
0
0
0
1971
Racing
14
1
1
0
0
1970
Racing
28
0
5
0
0
1969
Racing
33
1
7
0
?
1968
Racing
20
0
2
0
?
1967
Racing
18
0
1
0
?
1966
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1965
Racing
1
0
0
0
0

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
FIA Formula One World Championship
2204.55
+2
02
FIA Formula One World Championship
2130.8
-3.4
03
FIA Formula One World Championship
2034.25
+2.8
04
FIA Formula One World Championship
2023.45
+3
05
British GT Championship - GT3
1999.6
-5.4
06
FIA Formula One World Championship
1992.25
+1.8
07
IMSA SportsCar Championship - GTD
1990.25
-
08
ARCA Series
1956.65
-6.3
09
Intercontinental GT Challenge
1946.35
-
10
FIA Formula One World Championship
1946.1
+1.3
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