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Helmet of Karl Busson

Flag of U.S.A. Karl Busson

nationality American age 81 years old

Racing highlights

19681st20th Little 500
19671stIMCA Sprint Car Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered96
Wins2
Podiums12
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage2.1%
Podium percentage12.5%

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.

1981Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1980Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1978Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1972Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing15 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1970Racing31 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1969Racing14 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1968Racing14 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1967Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1966Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1965Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Karl Busson

1981 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1978 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1974 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1974 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th140Fiore Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40?0?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Vollstedt (Offenhauer)

1973 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1972 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1971 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
33rd100Cavanaugh-Tomlinson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gerhardt (Chevrolet)

1971 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Hart
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1971 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Bernie Cedoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevrolet)

1970 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Bernie Cedoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
24160?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1970 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
43rd100Seymour Enterprises, Southwest Lift Truck, Ron Hart
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Halibrand (Chevrolet)
Gerhardt (Chevrolet)
Cedoz (Chevrolet)

1969 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Cedoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1968 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Bernie Cedoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1968 20th Little 500

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Bernie Cedoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1967 IMCA Sprint Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1967 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1966 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Bernie Cedoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevrolet)

1966 18th Little 500

PositionPointsTeam
13th0Bernie Cedoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1965 17th Little 500

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Bernie Cedoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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