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Helmet of John Buffum

Flag of U.S.A. John Buffum

nationality American age 79 years old born October 4, 1943 hometown Wallingford, Connecticut

Racing career summary

Races entered20
Wins0
Podiums1
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage5%

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.

1974Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of John Buffum

1974 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Hurtig Team Libra
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 3.0 CSLBMW 3.0

1974 SCCA Trans-American Championship - Over 2 Liter

PositionPointsTeam
0Hurtig Team Libra
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 3.0 CSLBMW 3.0
Click to show race results for SCCA Trans-American Championship - Over 2 Liter 1974.

1973 SCCA Trans-American Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th18Bobcor Performance Corporation
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort RS1600Ford 2.0
Click to show race results for SCCA Trans-American Championship 1973.

1973 World Championship for Makes 24 Hours of Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
0John Buffum
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort RS1600 Mk. IFord 1.6

1973 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Professional Racing Associates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B23Cosworth FVC 1.9

1972 Trans-American Sedan Championship - Under 2.5

PositionPointsTeam
15th16Libra International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort RSFord 1.6
Click to show race results for Trans-American Sedan Championship - Under 2.5 1972.

1972 World Championship for Makes Daytona 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Libra International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort RS1600 Mk. ICosworth BDA 1.8

1972 World Championship for Makes 12 Hours of Endurance Sebring

PositionPointsTeam
27th0Libra International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort RS1600 Mk. ICosworth BDA 1.8

1972 World Championship for Makes 6 Hours of The Glen

PositionPointsTeam
0Libre International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B21Cosworth DBA 1.8

1971 Trans-American Sedan Championship - Under 2.5

PositionPointsTeam
0Libra International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort Twin CamFord 1.6
Click to show race results for Trans-American Sedan Championship - Under 2.5 1971.

1971 International Championship for Makes 24 Hours of Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Ralph Meaney
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 914/6Porsche 2.0

1971 International Championship for Makes 12 Hours of Sebring

PositionPointsTeam
0Ralph Meaney
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 914/6Porsche 2.0
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