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Helmet of Gwyn Staley

Flag of U.S.A. Gwyn Staley

nationality American born July 6, 1927 hometown Wilkes County, North Carolina died March 23, 1958 place of death Richmond, Virginia

Racing career summary

Races entered116
Wins5
Podiums14
Pole positions2
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage4.3%
Podium percentage12.1%

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.

1958Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1957Racing35 races4 wins4 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1956Racing44 races1 win7 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1955Racing24 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1954Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1953Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1952Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Gwyn Staley

1958 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
55th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1958 NASCAR Convertible Series

PositionPointsTeam
42nd560Julian Petty
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1957 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
151st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13342?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1957 NASCAR Convertible Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th5056Hubert Westmoreland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
221?00
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
'57 Plymouth
'57 Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Convertible Series 1957.

1956 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
14th3550
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Ford

1956 NASCAR Convertible Series

PositionPointsTeam
13th4564Hubert Westmoreland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
221700
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
'56 Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Convertible Series 1956.

1955 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
10th4360
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
24020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Cadillac

1954 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
29th1088
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac

1953 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
144th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile

1952 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
166th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1951 NASCAR Grand National

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