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Helmet of Ed Samples

Flag of U.S.A. Ed Samples

nationality American born January 31, 1921 died June 10, 1991

Racing career summary

Races entered18
Wins0
Podiums2
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage11.1%

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.

1954Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1952Racing8 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1949Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1948Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ed Samples

1954 NASCAR Grand National

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

1952 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
30th827Claude Alexander
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile

1951 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
61st164.25Sam Knox, Ed Samples
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lincoln
Oldsmobile

1949 NASCAR National Modified

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

1948 NASCAR National Modified

PositionPointsTeam
21st320.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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