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Helmet of Joseph Weatherly

Flag of U.S.A. Joseph Weatherly

additional name Joe (nickname) nationality American born May 29, 1922 hometown Oak Grove, Virginia died January 19, 1964 place of death Riverside, California

Racing highlights

19631stNASCAR Grand National
19621stNASCAR Grand National
19623rdDaytona Continental 3 Hour Grand Touring and Sports Car Race - S +5.0 class
19583rdNASCAR Convertible Series
19572ndNASCAR Convertible Series

Racing career summary

Races entered326
Wins36
Podiums104
Pole positions30
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage11%
Podium percentage31.9%

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.

1964Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1963Racing53 races3 wins13 podiums6 pole position? fastest race laps
1962Racing53 races9 wins32 podiums7 pole position? fastest race laps
1961Racing25 races9 wins12 podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
1960Racing24 races3 wins5 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1959Racing27 races2 wins7 podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
1958Racing27 races2 wins7 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1957Racing51 races5 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1956Racing53 races3 wins21 podiums10 pole position0 fastest race laps
1955Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1954Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1952Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Joseph Weatherly

1964 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
48th3132
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercury
Pontiac
Ford

1963 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
1st33398
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
533136?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercury
Plymouth
Chrysler
Pontiac

1962 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
1st30836
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
529317?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Ford

1962 Daytona Continental 3 Hour Grand Touring and Sports Car Race - S +5.0 class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Bill Frick
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lister CostinChevrolet

1961 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
4th17894
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
259123?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Ford

1960 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
20th6380
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
24350?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Valiant
T-Bird

1959 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
18th3404
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
17020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
T-Bird
Chevrolet
Ford

1959 NASCAR Convertible Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th4276
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10253?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford T-Bird
Ford
Chevrolet

1958 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
28th2032
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15121?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Oldsmobile
Ford

1958 NASCAR Convertible Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd4784Holman-Moody,Bob Walden,Dick Beaty,Buck Brigance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12150?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Chevrolet

1957 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
50th776
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
14040?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1957 NASCAR Convertible Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd9112Pete DePaolo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
375200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
'57 Ford
'56 Ford
Click to show race results for NASCAR Convertible Series 1957.

1956 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
16th3084
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
17021?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1956 NASCAR Convertible Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th7608Pete DePaolo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3631990
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
'56 Ford
Click to show race results for NASCAR Convertible Series 1956.

1955 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
47th724
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1954 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
102nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile

1952 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
51st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hudson
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