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Helmet of Bob Forbes

Flag of Australia Bob Forbes

nationality Australian

Racing highlights

19742ndHardie-Ferodo 1000

Racing career summary

Races entered29
Wins0
Podiums1
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage3.4%

Driver relations

Father of Rodney Forbes.

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.

2010Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1976Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1969Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1963Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Bob Forbes

2009-10 SRA Eureka Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
174
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007-08 SRA Eureka Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
180
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006-07 SRA Eureka Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004-05 Eureka Garages & Sheds SRA Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 James Hardie 1000

PositionPointsTeam
13th0Nine Network Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro Z28Chevrolet 5.7

1980 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Nine Network Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro Z28Chevrolet 5.7

1979 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Nine Network Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro Z28Chevrolet 5.7

1978 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0Garry & Warren Smith
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LX Torana SS 5000 A9XHolden 5.0

1977 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Bob Forbes Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LX Torana SS 5000 A9XHolden 5.0

1976 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Bob Forbes Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LH Torana SL/R 5000 L34Holden 5.0

1976 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
27th5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LH Torana SL/R 5000 L34

1975 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
20th0Bob Forbes Automotive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LH Torana SL/R 5000 L34Holden 5.0

1975 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th8
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LH Torana L34

1975 Sandown 250

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LH Torana SL/R 5000 L34

1974 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Bob Forbes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LH Torana SL/R 5000 L34Holden 5.0

1974 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
24th2
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LJ Torana XU-1

1974 Sandown 250

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LJ Torana GTR XU-1

1973 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Nixdorf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LJ Torana GTR XU-1Holden 3.3

1972 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
6th0R. Forbes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LJ Torana GTR XU-1Holden 3.3

1971 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Bardahl International Oil Corp
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler VH Valiant Charger R/T E38Chrysler 4.3

1971 Sandown 250

PositionPointsTeam
8th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat 124 Coupe

1971 Phillip Island 500

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat 124S

1970 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
39th0Grenville Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat 128Fiat 1.1

1969 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Grenville Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat 125Fiat 1.6

1963 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden 48-215
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