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Flag of U.S.A. Sonny (Charles) Ates

nationality American born March 28, 1935 hometown Sellersburg, Indiana died October 25, 2010 place of death Phoenix, Arizona

Career summary

Helmet of Sonny (Charles) Ates
Races entered49
Wins3
Podiums0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps
Race win percentage6.1%
Podium percentage0%

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Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

19701 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
19695 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
19689 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
196734 races3 wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Sonny (Charles) Ates

1970USAC National Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Motor Racing Developments
Car: Brabham (Offenhauser)
196948thUSAC National Championship
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
3-K Racing
Car: Brabham (Offenhauser)
196825thUSAC National Championship
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Boyce Holt Racing, Federal Engineering, California Speed/Sport
Cars: Halibrand (Offenhauser), Turner D (Chevrolet), Gerhardt (Offenhauser TC), Gerhardt (Chevrolet)
1967USAC National Sprint Car Series
34 races. 3 wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.

Karting details – the karting career of Sonny (Charles) Ates

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