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Helmet of Skip Barber

Flag of U.S.A. Skip Barber

full name John Barber III nationality American age 85 years old born November 16, 1936 hometown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Racing highlights

19743rdMexico 1000 kilometers
19701stSCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F
19693rdSCCA Continental Championship for Formula B
19691stSCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

Racing career summary

Races entered52
Wins5
Podiums14
Pole positions1
Fastest laps3
Race win percentage9.6%
Podium percentage26.9%

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.

1974Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing13 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
1971Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing4 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing7 races3 wins4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1968Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing9 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Skip Barber

1974 SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Talon MR1 (Chevrolet)

1974 Mexico 1000 kilometers

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Bob Hagestad
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSR

1974 USAC National Championship

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

1974 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Robert Hagestad
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0

1973 L&M F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th2Gene Mason Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 73A-2 (Chevrolet V8)

1972 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Gene Mason Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 711Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1972 L & M F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th44Gene Mason Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111312
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 711 (3.0L Cosworth DFV V8)

1971 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Gene Mason Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 711Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1971 Formula 1 Jochen Rindt Gedachtnisrennen Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 711 (Cosworth)

1971 L & M F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th18Gene Mason Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 701 (3.0L Cosworth DFV V8)
March 711 (3.0L Cosworth DFV V8)

1970 SCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tecno

1970 Formula B SCCA Continental

PositionPointsTeam
0Gene Mason Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tecno FB70

1969 SCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula F

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Caldwell D9

1969 SCCA Continental Championship for Formula B

PositionPointsTeam
3rd22RPM Racing Promotions
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6230?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tecno 69FB (Ford)

1968 Trans-American Sedan Championship - Over 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet CamaroChevrolet 5.0
Click to show race results for Trans-American Sedan Championship - Over 2.0 1968.

1967 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Skip Barber Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M1BChevrolet 6.0
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1967.

1967 United States Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Barber Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren Elva Mk II, Mclaren Elva Mk IIIChevroletFirestone

1966 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Skip Barber Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT8Coventry Climax 2.0

1966 Trans-American Sedan Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford MustangFord 4.7
Click to show race results for Trans-American Sedan Championship 1966.

1966 United States Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT8Climax
Click to show race results for United States Road Racing Championship 1966.
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