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Helmet of Dick Barbour

Flag of U.S.A. Dick Barbour

nationality American age 82 years old born July 3, 1940 hometown San Diego, California

Racing highlights

19803rdWorld Challenge for Endurance Drivers
19801st12 Hours of Sebring
19792ndWorld Challenge for Endurance Drivers
19792ndLe Mans 24 Hours
19792ndWorld Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours
19782ndWorld Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

Racing career summary

Races entered34
Wins4
Podiums12
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage11.8%
Podium percentage35.3%

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.

1980Racing9 races3 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing11 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing7 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1968Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Dick Barbour

1980 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Ron Dickson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro Z28Chevrolet 5.7

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
3rd110Dick Barbour Racing, Downing/Maffucci
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
72400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3
Mazda RX-3
Click to show race results for World Challenge for Endurance Drivers 1980.

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Dick Barbour Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3 Turbo

1980 12 Hours of Sebring

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1980 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Dick Barbour
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3/80 (IMSA)3.2L F6 TurboGoodyear

1979 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Dick Barbour
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 (IMSA+2.5)3.0L F6 TurboGoodyear

1979 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
2nd98Dick Barbour Racing, Amos Johnson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935/77A
AMC Spirit
Ford Escort RS2000

1979 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0AWA-Thorn Consumer Products
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro Z28Chevrolet 5.7

1979 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Dick Barbour Performance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935Porsche 3.0 turboGoodyear

1978 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
4th66Dick Barbour Racing, Amos Johnson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935/77A
AMC Pacer

1978 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Dick Barbour Performance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935/77APorsche 3.0 turboGoodyear

1977 24 Hours of Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
30th0Ramsey Ferrari/Modena
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 365 GTB/4Ferrari 4.4

1977 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Dick Barbour Performance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 934/5Porsche 3.0 turbo

1977 SCCA Trans-Am Championship FIA/Special

PositionPointsTeam
16th30Dick Barbour Performance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 934/5Porsche 3.0 turbo
Click to show race results for SCCA Trans-Am Championship FIA/Special 1977.

1971 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Dick Barbour Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/02Porsche 3.0
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1971.

1968 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Sports Racing Pacific
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70 Mk. IIChevrolet 6.2
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1968.
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