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Helmet of Garry Rush

Flag of Australia Garry Rush

nationality Australian age 74 years old hometown Camden

Racing highlights

19982nd36th Australian Sprintcar Championship
19973rd40th NSW Sprintcar Championship
19963rd36th Australian Sprintcar Championship
19962nd39th NSW Sprintcar Championship
19953rdWorld Series Sprintcars Quit Championship
19953rd33rd Australian Sprintcar Championship
19943rdWorld Series Sprintcars
19941stAvalon Speedway - Presidents Cup - Sprintcar
19932nd36th NSW Sprintcar Championship
19921st30th Australian Sprintcar Championship
19903rdWorld Series Sprintcars
19901st18th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic
19901stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19901st33rd NSW Sprintcar Championship
19891stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19891st32nd NSW Sprintcar Championship
19883rdWinfield ASC Series
19882ndAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19881st31st NSW Sprintcar Championship
19871stWorld Sprintcar Championship
19873rdAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19873rd30th NSW Sprintcar Championship
19873rdYokohama/Bob Jane T-Marts 300
19861stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19851stQueensland Sprintcar Championship
19841stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19842nd27th NSW Sprintcar Championship
19831stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19831st26th NSW Sprintcar Championship
19821stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19822nd25th NSW Sprintcar Championship
19811stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19811st24th NSW Sprintcar Championship
19801st8th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic
19791st7th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic
19792nd23rd NSW Sprintcar Championship
19781stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19771st5th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic
19771stAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19761st4th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic
19753rdAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19713rdTAA Formula Ford Driver to Europe Series
19703rdAustralian Formula Ford Series
19672ndAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19663rdAustralian Sprintcar Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered204
Wins38
Podiums83
Pole positions0
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage18.6%
Podium percentage40.7%

Driver relations

Father of Warren Rush. Grandfather of Josh Hunter.

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.

2006Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2005Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing14 races0 wins6 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1997Racing11 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1996Racing17 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1995Racing18 races2 wins7 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1994Racing16 races5 wins5 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1993Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing13 races3 wins5 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1991Racing16 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1990Racing13 races5 wins7 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing10 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1988Racing12 races3 wins6 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1987Racing8 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1985Racing2 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1984Racing2 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1983Racing4 races3 wins3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1982Racing2 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1981Racing2 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1980Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1979Racing3 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1978Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1977Racing2 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1976Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1975Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1966Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Garry Rush

2005-06 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Garry Rush
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004-05 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

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

2003-04 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

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

2003-04 Adrad Radiators 47th Annual NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd0Garry Rush Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002-03 World Series Sprintcars

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

2002-03 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

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

2001-02 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2001-02 Parramatta Raceway $50,000 to win Preliminary Night

PositionPointsTeam
20th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001-02 Parramatta Raceway World Sprintcar Derby

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

2001-02 Parramatta Raceway Valvoline Australian Sprintcar Grand Prix

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

2001 29th Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic Qualifying Night 1

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

2001 Borderline Speedway Mt Gambier - Kings Challenge - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
14th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000-01 Parramatta Raceway Valvoline Australian Sprintcar Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
16th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999-00 World Series Sprintcars

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

1997-98 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
6th4610
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13050?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

1998 36th Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

1997-98 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1996-97 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
11th2315
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

1997 40th NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1995-96 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
4th3780
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15140?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1996 36th Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1996 39th NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994-95 World Series Sprintcars Quit Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd5190
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
16260?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

1995 33rd Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

1994-95 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Garry Rush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993-94 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
3rd5550
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15440?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994 Avalon Speedway - Presidents Cup - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

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

1993 36th NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991-92 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
4th3640
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12240?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 30th Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990-91 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
7th2990
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
16030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1989-90 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
3rd3100
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8240?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Ray Lintott
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra RS500

1990 18th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Garry Rush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1989-90 NASR Australian Sprintcar Masters

PositionPointsTeam
0Winfield Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 33rd NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988-89 Winfield ASC Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th2200
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
High Bar Gambler

1989 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gambler

1989 32nd NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987-88 Winfield ASC Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd32
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10240?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988 31st NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 World Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gambler

1987 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Kalari Transport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VK Commodore SS Group A

1987 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Kalari Transport Services
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VK Commodore SS Group A

1987 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 Yokohama/Bob Jane T-Marts 300

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Kalari Transport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VK Commodore SS Group A

1987 30th NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1986 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

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

1985 Queensland Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983-84 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

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

1984 27th NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Jack Maggs
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Murphy (Chevrolet)

1982-83 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 26th NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 25th NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 24th NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980-81 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 8th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 7th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 23rd NSW Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

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

1978 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1977 5th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1977 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1976 4th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1975 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1971 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Baldwin Ford
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon XY GTHO Phase III

1971 TAA Formula Ford Driver to Europe Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?11??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Elfin 600Ford Kent 1.6

1970 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Byrt Ford Pty Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon XW GTHO Phase II

1970 Australian Formula Ford Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd30
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Bowin P4AFord Kent 1.6

1970 Sandown Three Hour 250

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XW Falcon GTHO Phase II

1967 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1966 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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