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Helmet of Jimmy Murphy

Flag of U.S.A. Jimmy Murphy

nationality American born September 12, 1894 hometown San Franciso, California died September 15, 1924 place of death Syracuse, New York

Racing highlights

19241stAAA National Championship
19232ndAAA National Championship
19233rdItalian Grand Prix
19221stAAA National Championship
19211stXV Grand Prix de l'A.C.F., 26 July
19203rdAAA National Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered53
Wins17
Podiums33
Pole positions7
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage32.1%
Podium percentage62.3%

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.

1924Racing6 races3 wins4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1923Racing7 races2 wins6 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1922Racing17 races7 wins14 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
1921Racing17 races4 wins7 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1920Racing5 races1 win2 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1919Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jimmy Murphy

1924 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st1595Jimmy Murphy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63410
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Miller

1923 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd1350Cliff Durant
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
62510
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Miller

1923 Italian Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Miller
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat 805s

1922 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st3420Duesenberg, Jimmy Murphy, Cliff Durant
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1771430
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Duesenberg
Duesenberg (Miller)
Miller

1921 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th1215Duesenberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
174700
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Duesenberg

1921 XV Grand Prix de l'A.C.F., 26 July

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Duesenberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Duesenberg

1920 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd885Duesenberg Brothers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51220
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Duesenberg

1919 AAA National Championship

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