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Helmet of Fred Gibson

Flag of Australia Fred Gibson

nationality Australian age 81 years old born January 16, 1941 hometown Sydney

Racing highlights

19833rdBetter Brakes AMSCAR Series
19823rdAustralian Endurance Championship
19823rdBetter Brakes Touring Car Series
19753rdAustralian Sports Car Championship
19722ndSandown 250
19723rdPhillip Island 500
19711stToby Lee Series
19701stToby Lee Series
19693rdDatsun Three Hour
19671stGallaher 500
19662ndGallaher 500

Racing career summary

Races entered74
Wins3
Podiums15
Pole positions2
Fastest laps2
Race win percentage4.1%
Podium percentage20.3%

Driver relations

Husband of Christine Gibson.

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.

1983Racing16 races2 wins5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing13 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing11 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing4 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1968Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing4 races1 win1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1966Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1963Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1962Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Fred Gibson

1983 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th27Nissan Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird TurboNissan 1.8 turbo

1983 James Hardie 1000

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0Nissan Motor Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird turbo

1983 Better Brakes AMSCAR Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd59Nissan Motorsport Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82520
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird turbo

1983 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motorsport Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird turbo

1982 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th4Nissan Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird turbo

1982 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd24Nissan Motorsport Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird turbo

1982 Better Brakes Touring Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd49Nissan Motorsport Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird turbo

1982 Perrier Gold Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motorsport Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird turbo

1981 James Hardie 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motor Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan Bluebird TurboNissan 1.8 turbo

1980 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0King George Tavern
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD FalconFord 5.8

1979 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0King George Tavern
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LX Torana SL/R 5000 A9XHolden 5.0

1979 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LX Torana SS A9X

1978 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Moffat Ford Dealers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XC Falcon CobraFord 5.8

1977 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Pioneer Electronics
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XB Falcon GTFord 5.8

1975 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Alfa Romeo Dealers Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo GTV 2000Alfa Romeo 2.0

1975 Australian Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo T33

1975 Sandown 250

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo GTV 2000

1975 Phillip Island 500

PositionPointsTeam
5th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 2000 GTV

1974 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
30th1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XB Falcon GT Coupe

1973 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XA Falcon GTFord 5.8

1973 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th19
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XY Falcon GTHO Phase III

1973 Sandown 250

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Ford Motor Co of Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XA Falcon GT Hardtop

1973 Phillip Island 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Motor Co of Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XA Falcon GT

1972 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th4Road & Track
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XY Falcon GTHO Phase III

1972 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Motor Co of Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XY Falcon GT-HO Phase IIIFord 5.8

1972 Sandown 250

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ford Motor Company of Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XY Falcon GTHO Phase III

1972 Phillip Island 500

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Ford Motor Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XY Falcon GTHO Phase III

1971 Toby Lee Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Road & Track
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon GTHO Phase II

1971 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Road & Track Auto Services
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XY Falcon GT-HO Phase IIIFord 5.8

1970 Toby Lee Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Road & Track
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon GTHO Phase I

1970 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Motor Co of Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XW Falcon GT-HO Phase IIFord 5.8

1970 Sandown Three Hour 250

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Ford Motor Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XW Falcon GTHO Phase II

1970 Tasman Touring Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon GT

1969 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XW Falcon GT-HOFord 5.8

1969 Datsun Three Hour

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Ford Motor Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XW Falcon GTHO

1968 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1968 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th4N. E. Allen Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT16Coventry Climax 2.5
McLaren M4ACosworth FVA 1.6

1968 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Fred Gibson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT16Coventry Climax 2.5

1968 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
31st0Ford Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XT Falcon GTFord 5.0

1967 Gallaher 500

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Ford Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XR Falcon GTFord 4.7

1967 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0N E Allen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT16Coventry Climax 2.5

1966 Gallaher 500

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Vaughan & Lane
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Morris Cooper SBMC 1.3

1966 Rothmans 12 Hour International

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda S600

1963 Armstrong 500 - Class A

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Vaughan & Lane
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Morris 850BMC 0.8

1962 Bathurst Six Hour Classic - Division F

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
MGA
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