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Helmet of Buddy Shuman

Flag of U.S.A. Buddy Shuman

nationality American born September 8, 1915 hometown Charlotte, North Carolina died November 13, 1955 place of death Hickory, North Carolina

Racing career summary

Races entered42
Wins3
Podiums8
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage7.1%
Podium percentage19%

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.

1955Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1953Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1952Racing15 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1949Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1948Racing10 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1947Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1946Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Buddy Shuman

1955 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
138th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Oldsmobile

1953 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
28th713
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hudson
Oldsmobile

1952 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
10th2483
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Oldsmobile
Hudson
Plymouth

1951 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
6th1368.75R.H. Yandell
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Plymouth

1949 NASCAR National Modified

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

1948 NASCAR National Modified

PositionPointsTeam
5th1350
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10250?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1947 AAA Eastern Division - Sprint Cars

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

1946 AAA Eastern Division - Sprint Cars

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