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Helmet of Cal Niday

Flag of U.S.A. Cal Niday

nationality American born April 29, 1914 hometown Turlock, Califoria died February 14, 1988 place of death Lancaster, California

Racing career summary

Races entered25
Wins0
Podiums1
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage4%

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.

1957Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1955Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1954Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1953Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1950Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1949Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Cal Niday

1957 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1955 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0D-A Lubricants Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis 500B (Offenhauser)

1954 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th390Jim Robbins, Martin Brothers, J.C. Agajanian
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Silnes (Offenhauser)
Stevens D (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)

1953 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th310.4Belanger Motors, Ricketts, Henry Allen Chapman
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis D (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky (Offenhauser)
Kurtis (Offenhauser)
Russo/Nichels (Offenhauser)

1951 AAA Pacific Division - Sprint Cars

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

1951 AAA Midget

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

1950 AAA Pacific Division - Sprint Cars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1949 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
41st60Leo Dobry
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis 2000 (Offenhauser)
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