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Helmet of Bob Garretson

Flag of U.S.A. Bob Garretson

nationality American age 85 years old born September 8, 1933 hometown Sunnyville, California

Racing highlights

19811stWorld Championship for Drivers and Makes

Racing career summary

Races entered20
Wins1
Podiums8
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage5%
Podium percentage40%

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.

1983Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing8 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing8 races0 wins3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1979Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Bob Garretson

1983 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
55th10Personalised Autohaus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 934

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Garretson Development
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1982 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
37th12Garretson Development
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
1st127Garretson Developments, Cooke-Woods Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1981 IMSA Camel GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
13th46
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
4th84Dick Barbour Racing, Electrodyne Racing, Joe Varde
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935
Porsche 935 K3
Porsche 934
Mazda RX-3

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Dick Barbour Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 Turbo

1979 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Dick Barbour
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 (IMSA+2.5)3.0L F6 TurboGoodyear
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