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Helmet of Drake Olson

Flag of U.S.A. Drake Olson

nationality American age 64 years old born April 5, 1955 hometown Bridgewater, Connecticut

Racing career summary

Races entered64
Wins4
Podiums16
Pole positions6
Fastest laps8
Race win percentage6.3%
Podium percentage25%

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.

1990Racing13 races0 wins3 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
1989Racing14 races0 wins3 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1986Racing9 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1985Racing12 races3 wins6 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1984Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing10 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Drake Olson

1990 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th70All American Racers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130333
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle HF89 (Toyota)

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th76All American Racers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140322
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota 88C

1986 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
50th8Brun Motorsport, Rothmans Porsche
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1986 SCCA/Escort Endurance Championship - SS

PositionPointsTeam
0Carlsen Porsche Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 944T

1986 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th41Dyson Racing, Henn's Swap Shop
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1985 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th117Dyson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
103602
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1985 IMSA GTU Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Simms-Romano
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Viscount Downe-Aston Martin
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nimrod-Aston Martin C2B

1984 Can-Am

PositionPointsTeam
24th15
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Frissbee GR3 (Chevrolet)

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
93rd1Ray Mallock Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nimrod NRA/C2B (Aston Martin)

1983 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-9B (Cosworth TC)

1983 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
60th8Nimrod Racing, Holly Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nimrod NRA C2 (Aston Martin)
Phoenix JG1 (Chevrolet)

1983 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
36th15Fomfor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M1

1983 IMSA GTU Championship

PositionPointsTeam
47th12Kryderracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Datsun 280 ZX
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