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Helmet of Ernie McCoy

Flag of U.S.A. Ernie McCoy

nationality American born February 19, 1921 hometown Reading, Pennsylvania died February 4, 2001 place of death Port Orange, Florida

Racing highlights

19522ndAAA Eastern Division - Sprint Cars

Racing career summary

Races entered71
Wins8
Podiums30
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage11.3%
Podium percentage42.3%

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.

1971Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1965Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1963Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1962Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1960Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1959Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1958Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1957Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1956Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1954Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1953Racing13 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1952Racing? races? wins? podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing3 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1950Racing3 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1949Racing10 races3 wins8 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1948Racing11 races0 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1947Racing10 races2 wins8 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ernie McCoy

1971 USAC National Midget Series

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

1967 USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

1966 USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

1965 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Joe Barzda
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevrolet)

1963 USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

1962 USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

1960 USAC Eastern Sprint Car Series

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

1959 USAC Eastern Sprint Car Series

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

1958 USAC Eastern Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1957 USAC Eastern Sprint Car Series

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

1956 USAC Eastern Sprint Car Series

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

1954 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
47th20.4Ray Crawford, Ed Walsh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis 500B (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)

1954 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Crawford
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis KK500BOffenhauser 4.5Firestone

1953 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th401Henry Allen Chapman
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Russo/Nichels (Offenhauser)

1953 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0H Allen Chapman
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
NichelsOffenhauser 4.5Firestone

1953 AAA Eastern Division - Sprint Cars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7250?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1953 ARDC Midgets

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

1952 AAA Eastern Division - Sprint Cars

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
???0?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1951 AAA Eastern Division - Sprint Cars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Offenhauser)

1951 ARDC Midgets

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

1950 Dorney Park Speedway PA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1950 AAA Eastern Division - Sprint Cars

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

1948-49 Kingsbridge Armory NY - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0Vargo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Ford)

1949 Hinchcliffe Stadium NJ - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3230?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1949 Princess Anne Speedway VA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1949 Dorney Park Speedway PA - Midgets

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

1949 ARDC Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947-48 Kingsbridge Armory NY - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0Wheeler
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Offenhauser)

1948 Hinchcliffe Stadium NJ - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1948 West Springfield Speedway MA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1948 Princess Anne Speedway VA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1948 ARDC Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1948 Yellow Jacket Speedway PA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1946-47 Kingsbridge Armory NY - Midgets

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

1947 Hinchcliffe Stadium NJ - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Ford)

1947 Yellow Jacket Speedway PA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947 ARDC Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947 Dorney Park Speedway PA - Midgets

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