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Helmet of Junior Johnson

Flag of U.S.A. Junior Johnson

full name Robert Glenn Johnson Jr. nationality American born June 28, 1931 hometown Ingle Hollow, North Carolina died December 20, 2019 place of death Charlotte, North Carolina

Racing career summary

Races entered315
Wins50
Podiums91
Pole positions46
Fastest laps
Race win percentage15.9%
Podium percentage28.9%

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.

1966Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
1965Racing36 races13 wins15 podiums9 pole position? fastest race laps
1964Racing29 races3 wins9 podiums5 pole position? fastest race laps
1963Racing33 races7 wins11 podiums9 pole position? fastest race laps
1962Racing23 races1 win5 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1961Racing41 races7 wins12 podiums10 pole position? fastest race laps
1960Racing34 races3 wins9 podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
1959Racing30 races5 wins10 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1958Racing27 races6 wins11 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1957Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1956Racing13 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1955Racing36 races5 wins8 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1954Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1953Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Junior Johnson

1966 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
49th3750
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7003?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1965 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
12th18486
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3613159?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1964 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
14th17066
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
29395?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Dodge
Ford

1963 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
12th17720
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
337119?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Plymouth
Mercury

1962 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
20th11140
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
23152?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Chrysler

1961 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
6th17178
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4171210?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1960 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
7th9932
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
34393?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Chevrolet
Ford
Pontiac

1959 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
11th4864
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
28591?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Dodge

1959 NASCAR Convertible Series

PositionPointsTeam
58th192Wood Brothers Racing, Paul Spaulding
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1958 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
8th6380
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
276110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1957 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
154th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1956 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
37th1372
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13011?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Ford
Chevrolet

1955 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
6th4810
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
36582?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac
Oldsmobile
Chrysler
Chevrolet

1954 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
55th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hudson
Cadillac

1953 NASCAR Grand National

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile
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