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Helmet of Larry Dickson

Flag of U.S.A. Larry Dickson

full name Larry G. Dickson nationality American age 84 years old born September 8, 1938 hometown Marietta, Ohio

Racing highlights

19751stUSAC National Sprint Car Series
19741st26th Little 500
19712ndUSAC National Sprint Car Series
19701stUSAC National Sprint Car Series
19692ndUSAC National Sprint Car Series
19681stUSAC National Sprint Car Series
19651stURC Sprints

Racing career summary

Races entered480
Wins58
Podiums104
Pole positions4
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage12.1%
Podium percentage21.7%

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.

1998Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1992Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1983Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1982Racing9 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1981Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1980Racing12 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing9 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing11 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1976Racing57 races3 wins4 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1975Racing38 races5 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1974Racing3 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing4 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1972Racing36 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing26 races5 wins11 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1970Racing37 races10 wins21 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1969Racing31 races3 wins10 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1968Racing45 races12 wins24 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1967Racing37 races2 wins6 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1966Racing32 races5 wins9 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1965Racing28 races5 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Larry Dickson

1998 United Expressline ASCS National Tour

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

1993 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Tomax
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1989 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Delrose-Holt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1986 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Conroy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Ensign
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983-84 USAC Gold Crown Championship

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

1984 USAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Dowker
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0JO-OL Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
King (Chevrolet)

1983 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Conroy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
17th42Peterson/Niebel, Vance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981-82 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd32Machinist Union, JO-OL Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-7 (Cosworth TC)

1982 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Conroy, Roberts
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
14th49Machinists Union Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-7Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1981 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Conroy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
54th10Machinists Union Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
IAM 001Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear

1980 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Ben Leyba
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5220?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Hammond, McClure
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

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

1979 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th1225Thunder Racing, Russell Polak Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Offenhauser TC)
Penske PC-5 (Cosworth TC)
Penske PC-6 (Cosworth TC)

1979 SCCA/CART Indy Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0RP Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-5Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo

1979 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Polak
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 USAC National Championship Citicorp Cup

PositionPointsTeam
13th1121Polak Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-5Cosworth DFX 2.6 turbo

1978 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Polak
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1977 USAC National Championship Trail

PositionPointsTeam
16th740Polak Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M16EOffenhauser 2.6 turbo

1977 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Polak, Flynn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1976 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th240S&M Electric, Dick Simon Racing, Polak Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 72Foyt 2.6 turbo
Eagle 72Offenhauser 2.6 turbo
Eagle 70Chevrolet 5.0
McLaren M16EOffenhauser 2.6 turbo

1976 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
44330?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1976 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Polak
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1975 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Patrick Santello
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 70Chevrolet 5.0

1975 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Ernie Ensign
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
345?0?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1975 All Star Super Sprints Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1975 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1974 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1974 26th Little 500

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Ernie Ensign
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1973 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Midwest Manufacturing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
King (Offenhauser TC)

1973 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1973 USAC National Midget Series

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

1972 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1972 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1972 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Richard Giachetti
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1971 Ford

1972 USAC National Midget Series

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

1971 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st160Grant King Racers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
King (Offenhauser TC)

1971 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ben Leyba
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
14480?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevrolet)

1971 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Granatelli
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1971 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Bettenhausen Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1970 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
30th310STP Oil Treatment, Lombard Lightning
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4021?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kuzma (Offenhauser)
Vollstedt (Ford TC)

1970 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Kenny Lay
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010190?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1970 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Stan Lee
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1969 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
22nd510Vollstedt Racing, Weinberger Homes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Offenhauser TC)
Vollstedt (Ford TC)
Blum (Offenhauser)

1969 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ken Lay
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
233100?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1968 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th890Dayton Steel Wheel, Andretti Racing Team, Two Jacks, Weinberger Homes, Vollstedt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Vollstedt (Ford TC)
Blum (Offenhauser)
Lola (Ford)
Brawner (Ford)
Gerhardt (Ford)

1968 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Ray Smith, Steve Stapp
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3312230?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevrolet)

1967 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th425Gordon van Liew
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
17001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus (Ford)
Meskowski D (Offenhauser)
Meskowski (Offenhauser)

1967 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Nesler-Venezia Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20260?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1966 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
24th320Ken Brenn, Michner Petroleum, Mecom Racing, Gordon van Liew
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gerhardt (Offenhauser)
Lola T90 (Ford)
Meskowski D (Offenhauser)
Gerhardt (Ford)

1966 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0George Nesler
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
19360?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevrolet)

1966 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2220?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1965 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Ken Brenn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Meskowski (Offenhauser)
Meskowski D (Offenhauser)

1965 URC Sprints

PositionPointsTeam
1st0George Nesler
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22560?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
TrevisCraft

1965 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0George Nesler
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1965 USAC National Midget Series

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