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Helmet of Chip Ganassi

Flag of U.S.A. Chip Ganassi

nationality American age 60 years old born May 24, 1958 hometown Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Racing career summary

Races entered40
Wins1
Podiums6
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage2.5%
Podium percentage15%

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.

1987Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing5 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing9 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing10 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Chip Ganassi

1987 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Sauber
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Sauber C9 (Mercedes)

1986 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Machinists Union Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86C (Cosworth)

1986 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Conte Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85G (Buick)

1986 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
35th15Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE86CL (Pontiac)

1985 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Machinists Union Racing, A.J. Foyt Enterprises
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85C (Chevrolet)

1984 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
20th24Patrick Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Wildcat Mk.X (Cosworth)
Wildcat Mk. IXB (Cosworth)
March 84C (Cosworth)

1983-84 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd10Old Milwaukee
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 84C (Cosworth)

1983 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th56
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
34th10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981-82 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
37th25First Commercial Corp.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Wildcat (Cosworth)

1981 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th38
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 79/80SV (Volkswagen)
Ralt RT5 (Volkswagen)
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