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Helmet of Barney Oldfield

Flag of U.S.A. Barney Oldfield

nationality American born June 3, 1878 hometown Wauseon, Ohio died October 4, 1946 place of death Beverly Hills, California

Racing highlights

19051stAAA National Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered50
Wins8
Podiums17
Pole positions4
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage16%
Podium percentage34%

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

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.

1918Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1917Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1916Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1915Racing15 races2 wins5 podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
1914Racing7 races0 wins3 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1913Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1912Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1910Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1909Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1905Racing7 races6 wins7 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Barney Oldfield

1918 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th45Golden Submarine/Miller
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Miller
Oldfield

1917 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Delage, Golden Submarine/Miller
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage
Miller

1916 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th80Delage
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage

1915 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th1410Maxwell, Peugeot, Delage, Fiat
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15253?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat
Maxwell
Peugeot
Delage

1914 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th990Mercer, Stutz, Maxwell
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7031?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Stutz (Wisconsin)
Mercer T35-C
Maxwell

1913 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th520Mercer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercer T35-C

1912 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
42nd25Fiat
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat

1912 Grand Prize Milwaukee

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat

1910 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
45th15Knox
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Knox

1909 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
62nd35National
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
National

1905 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st26Peerless
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7670?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peerless
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