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Helmet of Chuck Parsons

Flag of U.S.A. Chuck Parsons

full name Charles W Parsons nationality American born February 6, 1924 hometown Bruin, Kentucky died January 3, 1999 place of death Walnut, California

Racing highlights

19703rdLe Mans 24h - S 3.0
19693rdCanadian-American Challenge Cup
19691st24 Hours of Daytona
19683rdUnited States Road Racing Championship
19661stUnited States Road Racing Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered82
Wins3
Podiums19
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage3.7%
Podium percentage23.2%

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.

1972Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing11 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing12 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1968Racing13 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing16 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1966Racing14 races1 win7 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1961Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1960Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Chuck Parsons

1972 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
26th3Overhauser Racing, Roger McCaig Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T160/163Chevrolet 7.0
McLaren M8FPChevrolet 7.6
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1972.

1972 L & M F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Chevrolet V8)

1971 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
8th30A.G. Dean, World Racing, Motschenbacher Racing Enterprises
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T160/3Chevrolet 7.0
McLaren M8DChevrolet 7.6
McLaren M8E/DChevrolet 8.1
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1971.

1970 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
14th19Wilson Racing, Douglas Shierson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T163Chevrolet 7.0
Lola T160/T163Chevrolet 6.0
Lola T160/T163Chevrolet 7.6
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1970.

1970 Le Mans 24h - S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0North American Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 312P Coupe

1970 US Formula A/F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd12Carl A Haas Racing, Hogan Starr Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M10B (Chevrolet V8)
Lola T190 (Chevrolet V8)

1970 38th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class P 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0North American Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 312P CoupéFerrari 3.0Goodyear

1969 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
3rd81Carl A. Haas Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T162Chevrolet 7.0
Lola T163Chevrolet 7.0
Lola T163BChevrolet 7.0
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1969.

1969 24 Hours of Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Roger Penske Sunoco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70 Mk.3BChevroletGood Year

1968 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
9th5Carl A. Haas Racing Teams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T160Chevrolet 7.0
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1968.

1968 United States Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd34Carl Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70 Mk 3Chevrolet
Click to show race results for United States Road Racing Championship 1968.

1967 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
16th1Carl A. Hass Automobiles
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M1CChevrolet 5.9
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1967.

1967 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Leader Card Racers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Watson (Ford)

1967 35th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class P 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0North American Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 365 P2Ferrari 4.4

1967 United States Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Parsons Racing, Carl Haas, Jerry Hansen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren Elva Mk II, Mclaren Elva Mk IIIChevroletGoodyear

1966 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
8th6Hilton Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M1BChevrolet 6.6
McLaren M1BChevrolet 5.4
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1966.

1966 United States Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st35Hilton Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81600
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Genie Mk 10Chevrolet V8
Click to show race results for United States Road Racing Championship 1966.

1961 USAC Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Charles W Parsons
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati Tipo 61

1960 USAC Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Charles W Parsons
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 15 (Ferrari)
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