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Helmet of Jerry Karl

Flag of U.S.A. Jerry Karl

nationality American born April 29, 1941 hometown Jamaica, New York died February 16, 2008 place of death Baltimore, Maryland

Racing career summary

Races entered83
Wins0
Podiums0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage0%

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.

1985Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1981Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1980Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1978Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1977Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1976Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1975Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1972Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jerry Karl

1985 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Purcell Racing, Karl-Nadeau Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 82C (Coswoth)
March 83C (Cosworth)

1984 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Theodore Racing, McCray Racing, Karl-Nadeau Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Theodore T83 (Cosworth)
Penske PC-10/82 (Cosworth)
Wildcat Mk.VIII (Cosworth)
March 83C (Cosworth)

1983 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
34th1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Wildcat MKVIII (Cosworth)
Wildcat MKIX (Cosworth)
Penske PC9 (Cosworth)

1982 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
31st17
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-7 (Cosworth)

1981-82 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
37th25Tonco Trailer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren/Karl (Chevrolet)

1981 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
28th13Tonco Trailer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Chevrolet)
Karl (Chevrolet)

1980 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd54Tonco Trailer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gerhardt (Chevrolet)
McLaren (Chevrolet)

1980 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
29th215Tonco Trailer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Chevrolet)
Gerhardt (Chevrolet)
Karl (Chevrolet)

1979 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
22nd113Tonco Trailer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Offenhauser TC)

1978 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
33rd104Machinists Union, Vollstedt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Rascar (Offenhauser TC)
Vollstedt (Offenhauser TC)
McLaren (Offenhauser TC)

1977 SCCA Molson Diamond Citicorp Can-Am Challenge Can-Am Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T333S (Chevrolet)

1976 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Offenhauser TC)
Eagle (Chevrolet)

1975 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
37th40Jose Johnson, Hopkins Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
King (Offenhauser TC)
Eagle (Chevrolet)

1975 SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th7James La Bar
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T332 (Chevrolet)

1974 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
33rd75Hopkins Racing, Webster Racing, Labar Enterprises
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T332 (Chevrolet V8)
Eagle (Offenhauser TC)

1974 SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T332 (Chevrolet)

1973 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st40Fiore Racing, Smokey Yunick, Cicada
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Chevrolet)
Vollstedt (Offenhauser TC)
Cicada (Offenhauser TC)

1972 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Automotive Technology, Smokey Yunick
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gilbert (Offenhauser TC)
Eagle (Chevrolet)

1972 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1971 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
38th60Winters Transmission, Emrich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gerhardt (Chevrolet)

1971 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1971 USAC National Midget Series

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

1970 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
47th65Trackstar
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gerhardt (Chevrolet)

1970 USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

1969 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
53rd60Trackstar
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gerhardt (Chevrolet)
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