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Formula 1

Driver Information

nationality
American
birthday
14 Jun 1913
hometown
Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom
died
18 Dec 1994
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Driver Information

nationality
American
birthday
14 Jun 1913
hometown
Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom
died
18 Dec 1994
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
1952
Lindsey Hopkins Racing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lesovsky
Offenhauser 4.5
Firestone
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1952
Hopkins Racing
700
10th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lesovsky (Offenhauser)
10
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
0
0
0
700
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Moore
Offenhauser 4.5
Firestone
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1951
Hopkins Blue Crown
1856
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Moore (Offenhauser)
14
0
4
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
0
4
1
1856
year
series
team
points
position
1950
Indianapolis Race Cars
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Maserati 8CM
Offenhauser 2.9 s/c
Firestone
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1950
Indianapolis Race Cars, Lou Moore
1390
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Maserati (Offenhauser SC)
Moore (Offenhauser)
10
1
5
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
1
5
0
1390
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Stevens (Fageol)
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Miller FD (Offenhauser)
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Snowberger FD (Offenhauser)
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1941
0
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
4
1
4
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
1
4
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Alfa Romeo
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
6
5
6
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
5
6
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Weil (Duray)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
38.5
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Miller (Voelker)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
5
3
5
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
3
5
0
year
series
team
points
position
1937
Henry J. Topping, Kimmel
14
32nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Viglioni (Miller)
Kimmel (Offenhauser)
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
14
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Miller
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1935
Michel DeBaets
20
26th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Rigling (Miller)
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
20
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
1952
Racing
11
0
0
0
0
1951
Racing
15
0
4
1
0
1950
Racing
11
1
5
0
0
1949
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1948
Racing
1
0
0
0
?
1947
Racing
1
0
0
0
?
1946
Racing
1
0
0
0
?
1941
Racing
4
1
4
0
?
1940
Racing
1
0
0
0
?
1939
Racing
7
5
6
0
0
1938
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1937
Racing
7
3
5
0
0
1936
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1935
Racing
2
0
0
0
0

Racing Highlights

year
series
position
1951
AAA National Championship - Indy Car
2nd
1950
AAA National Championship - Indy Car
1st
1941
ARDC Midgets
1st

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
Formula 1
2204.55
+2
02
Formula 1
2130.8
-3.4
03
Formula 1
2034.25
+2.8
04
Formula 1
2023.45
+3
05
British GT Championship - GT3
1999.6
-5.4
06
Formula 1
1992.25
+1.8
07
Porsche Carrera Cup Germany
1990.25
-
08
ARCA Series
1956.65
-6.3
09
Intercontinental GT Challenge
1946.35
-
10
Formula 1
1946.1
+1.3
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