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Helmet of Johnny Ritter

Flag of U.S.A. Johnny Ritter

nationality American born August 27, 1911 hometown Austria died October 12, 1948 place of death Medford Bowl, MA

Racing career summary

Races entered71
Wins19
Podiums65
Pole positions0
Fastest laps
Race win percentage26.8%
Podium percentage91.5%

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.

1948Racing19 races5 wins15 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1947Racing28 races7 wins27 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1946Racing20 races7 wins20 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1940Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1939Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1938Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Johnny Ritter

1947-48 Kingsbridge Armory NY - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0Ritter Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8350?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Offenhauser)

1948 Yellow Jacket Speedway PA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1948 ARDC Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5140?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1948 Riverside Park Speedway MA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1948 Dorney Park Speedway PA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1946-47 Kingsbridge Armory NY - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947 Hinchcliffe Stadium NJ - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9290?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947 Dracut Speedway MA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947 Pines Speedway MA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947 Yellow Jacket Speedway PA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947 West Springfield Speedway MA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1947 ARDC Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
113110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1946 Yellow Jacket Speedway PA - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6160?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1946 Hinchcliffe Stadium NJ - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
106100?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1946 ARDC Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4040?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1940 AAA Midget

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1939 AAA Midget

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1938 Newfield Park CT - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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