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Helmet of Bobby Ball

Flag of U.S.A. Bobby Ball

nationality American born August 26, 1925 hometown Phoenix, Arizona died February 27, 1954 place of death Phoenix, Arizona

Racing career summary

Races entered20
Wins1
Podiums4
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage5%
Podium percentage20%

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.

1952Racing11 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1951Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1950Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Bobby Ball

1952 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Rotary Engineering Corp
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Stevens (Offenhauser 4.5 L4)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1952.

1952 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th820Rotary Engineering, John McDaniel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10140?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Stevens (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)

1951 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
15th2John L. McDaniel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Schroeder (Offenhauser 4.5 L4)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1951.

1951 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th620John McDaniel, Hart Fullerton
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Schroeder (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)

1951 AAA Midget

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1950 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
49th15Emmett Malloy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pankratz (Offenhauser)
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