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Helmet of Larry Dickson

Flag of U.S.A. Larry Dickson

nationality American age 80 years old 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 entered450
Wins54
Podiums99
Pole positions2
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage12%
Podium percentage22%

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.

1993Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1992Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1985Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1984Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 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
1980Racing11 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1979Racing9 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? 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
1973Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1972Racing35 races1 win0 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
1966Racing30 races3 wins7 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1965Racing27 races5 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Larry Dickson

1993 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* 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.

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
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Ensign
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* 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
?????
* 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
14th49Machinist Union
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-7 (Cosworth TC)

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
54th10I. A. M./Machinist Union
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
IAM (Chevrolet)

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
0Hammond, McClure
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* 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
0Polak Construction
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-5 (Cosworth TC)

1979 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1978 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th1121Polak Construction
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Cosworth TC)
Penske PC-5 (Cosworth TC)

1978 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1977 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th740Polak Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Offenhauser TC)

1977 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Polak, Flynn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1976 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th240R. Polak Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Foyt)
Eagle (Offenhauser TC)
Eagle (Chevrolet)
McLaren (Offenhauser TC)

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
0City of Syracuse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Chevrolet)

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.

1972 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
311???
* 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

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
0Granatelli
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)

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.
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