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Helmet of Bob Earl

Flag of U.S.A. Bob Earl

nationality American age 72 years old born January 13, 1950 hometown Great Bend, Kansas

Racing highlights

19873rdIMSA Camel GTO
19813rdFormula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship
19811stMacau Grand Prix
19731stSCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

Racing career summary

Races entered148
Wins25
Podiums49
Pole positions29
Fastest laps17
Race win percentage16.9%
Podium percentage33.1%

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.

1993Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing3 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1991Racing5 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing9 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing15 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing11 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing16 races3 wins6 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1986Racing26 races7 wins10 podiums16 pole position10 fastest race laps
1985Racing11 races6 wins6 podiums8 pole position5 fastest race laps
1983Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1981Racing11 races2 wins4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1980Racing11 races3 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing11 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1978Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1976Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing1 race1 win1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Bob Earl

1993 24 Hours of Daytona - GTP Lights

PositionPointsTeam
0Brix Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice AK93 (Honda Acura)

1992 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Performance Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R90C
Nissan NPT91A

1991 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th28Nissan Performance Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R90CK
Nissan NPT90

1990 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
17th0Nissan Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R 90CK

1990 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th55Nissan Performance Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GTP ZX-T
Nissan NPT90

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th83Spice Engineering USA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Pontiac)
Spice SE89P (Chevrolet)

1989 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
9th45Roush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercury Cougar XR-7

1988 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th49Ball Bros. Racing, Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE86L (Pontiac)
Spice SE88P (Pontiac)

1987 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
3rd145Dingman Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
152500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Fiero

1987 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
22nd25Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE86CL (Pontiac)

1986 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
5th100Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
113484
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE86CL (Pontiac)

1986 IMSA GTU Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th118Huffaker Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
154686
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Fiero

1985 IMSA GTU Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th130Huffaker Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
116685
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Fiero

1983 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th21Viking Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Anson SA4
Van Diemen RF83

1982 CASC North American Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Masakuzu
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hayashi HR230A (Ford BDD)
NARC FA-001 (Ford BDN)

1982 JAF Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Earl
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 79B (Toyota 2T-G)

1981 CASC North American Formula Altantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Fortner Lucini Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1 (Ford BDN Jennings)

1981 Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Hayashi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hayashi 220P (Toyota 2T-G)

1981 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd56Galles Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT5 (Volkswagen)

1981 JAF Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Arizona Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hayashi 220P (Toyota 2T-G)

1980 CASC North American Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th55Earl Motor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralr RT1/78 (Ford BDD)

1980 XXVII Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Flying Tigers Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1

1980 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th28
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
222??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1 (Volkswagen)
Ralt RT5 (Volkswagen)

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0NTS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Datsun 240Z
Click to show race results for World Challenge for Endurance Drivers 1980.

1979 CASC/SCCA Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th127NTS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10141?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1/78 (Ford BDD)

1979 XXVI Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Dunhill/Flying Tigers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1 (Ford BDA)

1978 Formula Atlantic Labatts Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th19Tourte Racing, Fred Opert Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B34 (BDN)
Chevron B45 (Ford BDN)

1978 Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B34 (Ford BDN Cosworth)

1976 SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Proformula Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T330 (Chevrolet)

1975 SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th3T.P. Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T330 (Chevrolet)

1974 SCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Royale

1973 SCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1111?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ADF

1973 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Muller Motors Corp.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
KMW SP20Porsche 2.6
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1973.
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