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Helmet of Jim Busby

Flag of U.S.A. Jim Busby

nationality American age 76 years old born June 14, 1942 hometown Rancho Santa Fe, California

Racing career summary

Races entered63
Wins1
Podiums8
Pole positions0
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage1.6%
Podium percentage12.7%

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.

2009KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2008KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1987Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing16 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1985Racing17 races0 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing6 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jim Busby

2009 SKUSA SuperNationals XIII - TaG Master

PositionPointsTeam
36th0

2008 SKUSA SuperNationals XII - TaG Master

PositionPointsTeam
4th0

1987 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0BF Goodrich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1986 American Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
21st11
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86A (Buick)

1986 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th45BF Goodrich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1985 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th98BF Goodrich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
68th5BF Goodrich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola-Mazda T616

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
41st17BF Goodrich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T616 (Mazda)

1983 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
0Herman & Miller
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 924 Carrera

1983 IMSA GTU Championship

PositionPointsTeam
98th3Herman & Miller
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 924 Carrera

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0BF Goodrich
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 924 Carrera GTR

1982 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 Turbo

1982 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
88th5Brumos Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 924 Carrera

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
9th81John Fitzpatrick Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3/80

1981 IMSA Camel GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
14th40
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
218th6Jim Busby, Gianpiero Moretti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March M1 (Chevrolet)
BMW M1
Porsche 935J

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Jim Busby
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March M1 (BMW)

1970 US Formula A/F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Jim Busby Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle Mk 5 (Chevrolet V8)
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