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Helmet of Chuck Gurney

Flag of U.S.A. Chuck Gurney

full name Charles Edward Gurney nationality American age 73 years old born April 20, 1949 hometown Hayward, California

Racing highlights

19963rdUSAC National Silver Crown
19942ndUSAC National Silver Crown
19933rdUSAC National Silver Crown
19903rdUSAC National Silver Crown
19891stUSAC National Silver Crown
19891st12th Annual Belleville Midget Nationals
19853rdUSAC National Silver Crown
19843rdUSAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series
19833rdUSAC National Silver Crown
19712ndBay Cities Racing Association Outdoor Midget Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered179
Wins29
Podiums53
Pole positions10
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage16.2%
Podium percentage29.6%

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.

2009KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2008KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2007KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1999Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1997Racing11 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1996Racing12 races2 wins4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1995Racing14 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing10 races3 wins5 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1993Racing8 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1992Racing6 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing10 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing11 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1989Racing10 races4 wins6 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1988Racing10 races2 wins3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1987Racing? races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing5 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1985Racing5 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1984Racing15 races1 win2 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing10 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing8 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1979Racing5 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1978Racing4 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1977Racing4 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1976Racing6 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1975Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1974Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing2 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing? races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Chuck Gurney

2009 Kart Racers of America - TaG USA Senior

PositionPointsTeam
14th42

2008 Kart Racers of America - TaG USA Senior

PositionPointsTeam
15th110

2007 Mazda Robo Pong 200 presented by Bridgestone

PositionPointsTeam
47th0Nearly Famous
KartEngineTyres
Arrow (Parilla)

1999 USAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series

PositionPointsTeam
45
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
68
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
10th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1996 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
3rd1000
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11241?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1996 USAC National Midget Series

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

1995 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
8th532Fresno Roofing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1995 USAC National Midget Series

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

1995 Golden State Challenge King of California Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9242?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Nine Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
3rd628
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Kurtz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Nine Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 14th Annual Belleville Midget Nationals

PositionPointsTeam
21st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Nine Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 Loctite USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

1991 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Watson (Chevorlet)

1990 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9141?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Watson (Chevorlet)

1990 13th Annual Belleville Nationals

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 USAC National Midget Series

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

1990 Crestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

1989 12th Annual Belleville Midget Nationals

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Larry Howard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ellis (Arias)

1989 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6232?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1989 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1989 Crestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Capels
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988 11th Annual Belleville Midget Nationals

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Cosworth)

1988 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4121?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 Golden State King of the West Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th230
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1986 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4021?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1986 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Howard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Polnau
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 USAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5122?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983-84 USAC Gold Crown Championship

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

1984 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
3rd560Kurtz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4230?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0G & R Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Gingerich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Kurtz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981-82 USAC Gold Crown Championship

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

1982 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 USAC National Midget Series

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

1982 Knoxville Nationals - 410 Nationals - Race of States

PositionPointsTeam
17th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Bill Schwister
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Granada

1978 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Delrose
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 USAC National Championship Citicorp Cup

PositionPointsTeam
45th6Crower Cam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 74Crower 2.6 turbo

1977 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1977 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Brown, Kurtz/DiGeronimo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1977 USAC National Championship Trail

PositionPointsTeam
0Crower Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 72Crower 2.6 turbo

1976 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1976 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Ben Leyba
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1975 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Crower Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 72Chevrolet 3.3 turbo
Eagle 72Chevrolet 5.2

1975 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1974 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1973 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2220?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1971 Bay Cities Racing Association Outdoor Midget Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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