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Helmet of Bill Simpson

Flag of U.S.A. Bill Simpson

nationality American age 78 years old born March 14, 1940 hometown Hermosa Beach, California

Racing career summary

Races entered63
Wins0
Podiums0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage0%

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.

1978Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1977Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1976Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1975Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1972Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1970Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1968Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Bill Simpson

1978 USAC Mini-Indy Series

PositionPointsTeam
41st30
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1977 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
34th80Theodore Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Offenhauser)

1976 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th190Nikon, Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Offenahuser)
McLaren (Offenhauser)

1975 SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Berta BA3 (Chevrolet)

1974 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd105Bill Simpson, American Kids Racer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham (Offenhauser)
Eagle (Offenhauser)

1973 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Joe Hunt Magneto
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Offenhauser)

1972 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
27th200Bill Simpson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Offenhauser TC)

1971 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
44th15Agajanian
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Offenhauser TC)

1970 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
11th3Bill Simpson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle Mk5 (Chevrolet V8)

1970 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
33rd295Bill Simpson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cheetah (Chevrolet)
Eagle (Chevrolet)
Brabham (Chevrolet)

1969 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
30th320Simpson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cheetah (Chevrolet)

1969 US Formula A/F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gilbert 68 (Chevrolet V8)

1968 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Bill Simpson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cheetah (Ford)

1968 Formula A Continental Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT21 (1.6L Ford TC)

1968 US Formula A/F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT21A (1.6L Ford TC)
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