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Helmet of Bill Whittington

Flag of U.S.A. Bill Whittington

nationality American age 69 years old born September 11, 1949 hometown Lubbock, Texas

Racing highlights

19842ndIMSA Camel GT Championship
19792ndLumbermens 500 North American Sports Car Championship
19791stLe Mans 24 Hours
19782ndIMSA Camel GT Challenge - GTU

Racing career summary

Races entered52
Wins7
Podiums15
Pole positions7
Fastest laps7
Race win percentage13.5%
Podium percentage28.8%

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.

1985Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing17 races5 wins9 podiums6 pole position4 fastest race laps
1983Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1982Racing4 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing7 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1980Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing3 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Bill Whittington

1985 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
22nd15Arciero Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T900 (Cosworth)
Lola T800 (Cosworth)
March 85C (Cosworth)

1985 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th25Arciero Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85C (Cosworth)

1985 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
59th4Leon Bros Racing, Blue Thunder Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85G (Porsche)
March 84G (Chevrolet)

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd168Marty Hinze Racing, Motorsport Marketing, Blue Thunder Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
175964
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83G (Chevrolet)
March 84G (Chevrolet)

1983 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Whittington Brothers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 81C (Cosworth TC)
March 82C (Cosworth TC)
March 83C (Cosworth TC)

1983 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
26th20Whittington Brothers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 81C (Cosworth TC)

1983 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
39th15Interscope Racing, Henn's Swap Shop, Pepe Romero, Motorsport Marketing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40102
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T600 (Chevrolet)
Porsche 935 K3
March 83G (Chevrolet)

1981-82 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st40
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March (Cosworth TC)
March 81C (Cosworth)

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kremer-Porsche CK5

1982 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0H B K Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Chevrolet)

1981 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Whittington Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March (Cosworth TC)

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
21st53Whittington Brothers, Marty Hinze, Kremer Racing, Interscope Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1980 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
63rd5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Parnelli (Cosworth)

1980 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
55th5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Parnelli (Cosworth)

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Whittington Brothers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Whittington Brothers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3 Turbo

1979 SCCA/CART Indy Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Parnelli (Cosworth TC)

1979 Lumbermens 500 North American Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1979 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Porsche Kremer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3 (Gr.5+2.0)3.0L F6 TurboDunlop

1978 IMSA Camel GT Challenge - GTU

PositionPointsTeam
2nd108
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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