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Helmet of Leo Geoghegan

Flag of Australia Leo Geoghegan

nationality Australian born May 16, 1936 died March 2, 2015

Racing highlights

19741stAustralian Formula 2 Championship
19733rdHardie-Ferodo 1000
19731stAustralian Formula 2 Championship
19701stFormula 1 Australia
19692ndFormula 1 Australia
19672ndGallaher 500
19652ndAustralian 1½ Litre Championship
19631stAustralian Formula Junior Championship
19621stBathurst Six Hour Classic - Division F
19623rdAustralian Formula Junior Championship
19601stAustralian GT Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered97
Wins17
Podiums36
Pole positions7
Fastest laps8
Race win percentage17.5%
Podium percentage37.1%

Driver relations

Brother of Ian Geoghegan. Uncle of Michael Geoghegan.

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.

1987Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing8 races3 wins5 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing13 races6 wins9 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
1972Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing11 races2 wins4 podiums1 pole positions4 fastest race laps
1969Racing12 races0 wins4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1968Racing9 races1 win2 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1967Racing8 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1965Racing8 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1964Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1963Racing3 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1962Racing2 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1961Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1960Racing2 races1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Leo Geoghegan

1987 Australian Production Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Starion TurboMitsubishi 2.0 turbo

1974 Australian Formula 2 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st41
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
835??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Birrana 274Ford

1973 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Holden Dealer Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden LJ Torana GTR XU-1Holden 3.3

1973 Formula 1 Australia

PositionPointsTeam
5th6Grace Bros Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Birrana 273 (1.6L Ford 4)

1973 Singapore Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Grace Bros Race Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Birrana 273 (Hart TC)

1973 Australian Formula 2 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st54
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7673?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Birrana 273Ford
Birrana 272Ford

1973 XX Grande Premio de Macau

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Birrana

1973 Malaysian Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Birrana 273

1972 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Geoghegan Sporty Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler VH Valiant Charger R/T E49Chrysler 4.3

1972 Formula 1 Australia

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Birrana 272 (1.6L Ford 4)

1972 Singapore Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT30
Brabham BT30

1972 Repco Birthday Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Birrana 272

1972 Malaysian Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Graeme Lawrence Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT30

1971 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
15th1Geoghegan Sporty Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 59BWaggott 2.0

1971 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Geoghegan's Sporty Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler VH Valiant Charger R/T E38Chrysler 4.3

1971 Phillip Island 500

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Valiant Charger

1970 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39Repco 2.5

1970 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Geoghegan's Sporty Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler VG Valiant Pacer 2 BarrelChrysler 4.1

1970 Formula 1 Australia

PositionPointsTeam
1st33Geoghegans Sporty Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
62414
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39 (Repco)
Lotus 59B (Waggott)

1970 Australian Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 59 (Waggott)

1970 Sandown Three Hour 250

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler VG Valiant Pacer 2 Barrel

1969 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Ford Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XW Falcon GT-HOFord 5.8

1969 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th11Geoghegan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39Repco 2.5

1969 Formula 1 Australia

PositionPointsTeam
2nd20Geoghegan Racing Division
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39 (Repco)

1968 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
11th3Geoghegan Racing Division
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39Repco 2.5

1968 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th15Geoghegan Racing Division
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51222
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39Repco 2.5

1968 Hardie-Ferodo 500

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Ford Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XT Falcon GTFord 5.0

1967 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th8
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39Coventry Climax 2.5

1967 Gallaher 500

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ford Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XR Falcon GTFord 4.7

1967 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th9Geoghegan Racing Division
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39Repco 2.5

1966 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
11th2Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 32Ford 1.5

1966 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th6Geoghegan Racing Division
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 39Coventry Climax 2.5

1965 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
14th1Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 32Ford 1.5

1965 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th15Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 32Ford 1.5

1965 Australian 1½ Litre Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 32

1965 Lakeside International

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 32 (Ford)

1965 Armstrong 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Motor Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Cortina GT500 Mk IFord 1.5

1964 Tasman Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 27Ford 1.5

1964 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th9Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 27Ford 1.5
Lotus 32Ford 1.5

1964 Armstrong 500 - Class C

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Ford Motor Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Cortina Mk.I GTFord 1.5

1964 Australian Formula 2 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 27

1964 Australian 1½ Litre Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
000??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 27

1964 Australian Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 27 (Ford)

1963 Australian Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th2Team Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 20BFord 1.5

1963 Armstrong 500 - Class C

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Motor Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Cortina Mk.I GTFord 1.5

1963 Australian Formula Junior Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Total Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 22 (Ford)

1963 Australian Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Team Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 20B (Ford)

1962 Bathurst Six Hour Classic - Division F

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Daimler SP250

1962 Australian Formula Junior Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Geoghegan Motors Liverpool
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 22 (Ford)

1962 Warwick Farm 100

PositionPointsTeam
0Geoghegan Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 20 (Ford)

1961 Australian GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Elite (Climax)

1960 Australian GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Geoghegan Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Elite (Climax)

1960 Armstrong 500 - Class B

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Ecurie Dauphine
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault DauphineRenault 0.8
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