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Helmet of Johnny Benson, Jr

Flag of U.S.A. Johnny Benson, Jr

nationality American age 59 years old born June 27, 1963 hometown Grand Rapids, Michigan

Racing highlights

20123rdInternational SuperModified Association
20092ndToyota Pro/Celebrity Race - Pro
20081stNASCAR Craftsman Truck Series
20073rdNASCAR Truck Series
20062ndNASCAR Truck Series
19963rdInternational Race Of Champions
19951stNASCAR Busch Series
19891stBerlin Raceway Late Models

Racing career summary

Races entered562
Wins22
Podiums71
Pole positions10
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage3.9%
Podium percentage12.6%

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.

2017Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing14 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2011Racing12 races2 wins4 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2010Racing14 races2 wins5 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2009Racing11 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing29 races5 wins12 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing33 races4 wins9 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing26 races5 wins6 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2005Racing32 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2004Racing28 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
2003Racing36 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2002Racing33 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing36 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2000Racing33 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1999Racing47 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing34 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1997Racing33 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1996Racing39 races0 wins3 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1995Racing33 races2 wins10 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1994Racing28 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1993Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1989Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Johnny Benson, Jr

2017 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
42nd79
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2014 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
47th105
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2013 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
22nd445
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
3rd1571
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
14040?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2011 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
9th1315
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12240?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
38th735Billy Ballew Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota
Click to show race results for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2010.

2010 Coors Light Late Models

PositionPointsTeam
15th646
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 CRA Super Series

PositionPointsTeam
18th388 Kyle Busch Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 Great Lakes Outlaw Late Model Series

PositionPointsTeam
38th149
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
1018Brad Lichty
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2009 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
32nd1047Red Horse Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota
Click to show race results for NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2009.

2009 Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Scion tC Sports Coupe

2009 Coors Light Late Models

PositionPointsTeam
27th208
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2009 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
0Johnny Benson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st3725Bill Davis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2551230
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Tundra
Click to show race results for NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series 2008.

2008 Coors Light Late Model Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th463Johnny Benson Enterprises Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Benson (KaTech)

2008 Hoosier Tire SuperModifeds

PositionPointsTeam
40Brad Lichty, Johnny Benson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd3557Bill Davis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
254900
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota
Click to show race results for NASCAR Truck Series 2007.

2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup

PositionPointsTeam
59th159Jeff Wyler Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nextel Cup 2007.

2007 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
115th138Phoenix Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Busch Series 2007.

2007 Coors Light Late Model Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st315
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
265
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd3539Bill Davis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
25561?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota

2006 International SuperModified Association

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 NASCAR Nextel Cup

PositionPointsTeam
64th150Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nextel Cup 2005.

2005 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th3076Bill Davis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
25040?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota

2005 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
88th237Smith Brothers Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Busch Series 2005.

2005 Coors Light Late Model Championship

PositionPointsTeam
34th500
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004 NASCAR Nextel Cup

PositionPointsTeam
57th271Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nextel Cup 2004.

2004 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
25th1818Bill Davis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota

2004 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
39th1136Roush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Ford
Click to show race results for NASCAR Busch Series 2004.

2004 Coors Light Late Model Championship

PositionPointsTeam
37th492
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
24th3448Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
36000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Click to show race results for NASCAR Winston Cup 2003.

2003 Coors Light Late Model Championship

PositionPointsTeam
42nd283
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
29th3132Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Click to show race results for NASCAR Winston Cup 2002.

2002 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
123rd34Roush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Busch Series 2002.

2002 CASCAR Super Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Valvoline
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Grand Prix
Click to show race results for CASCAR Super Series 2002.

2002 Coors Light Late Model Championship

PositionPointsTeam
41st157
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
11th4152Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
36030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Click to show race results for NASCAR Winston Cup 2001.

2001 Berlin Raceway Late Models

PositionPointsTeam
43rd165
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
13th3716Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
33020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Click to show race results for NASCAR Winston Cup 2000.

1999 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
28th3012Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
34000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1999 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
46th1173Roush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1998 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
20th3160Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1998 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
86th146Roush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1997 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
130th61Bill Davis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge

1997 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
11th3575Michael Waltrip Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1996 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
38th616Bill Davis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4011?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1996 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
21st3004
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1996 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
107th37
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1996 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
3rd50
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
Click to show race results for International Race Of Champions 1996.

1995 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
26th1049Bill Davis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1995 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st3688Roush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
26280?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1994 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th3303Roush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
28130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1993 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
60th331Roush Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1989 Berlin Raceway Late Models

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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