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Helmet of Leo Leonard

Flag of New Zealand Leo Leonard

nationality New Zealander age 82 years old born February 18, 1940

Racing highlights

19811stBenson & Hedges 500
19771stBenson & Hedges 1000 KM Race
19753rdBank of New South Wales NZ Saloon Car Championship 0-6000cc
19751stBenson & Hedges 1000 KM Race
19722ndBenson & Hedges 500 Mile Race
19711stBenson & Hedges 500 Mile Race
19701stBenson & Hedges 500 Mile Race
19691stBenson & Hedges 500 Mile Race
19681stBenson & Hedges 500 Mile Race

Racing career summary

Races entered67
Wins20
Podiums28
Pole positions11
Fastest laps9
Race win percentage29.9%
Podium percentage41.8%

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.

1986Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing1 race? wins1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
1983Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1979Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing14 races10 wins10 podiums6 pole position8 fastest race laps
1976Racing17 races3 wins8 podiums4 pole position? fastest race laps
1975Racing11 races2 wins2 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1974Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1970Racing1 race1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
1969Racing1 race1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
1968Racing1 race1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
1965Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Leo Leonard

1986 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Mark Petch Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4Ti

1986 Nissan Mobil 500 Wellington

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

1984-85 ANZ Bank NZ National Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Dealer Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1?1??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon XD

1983 James Hardie 1000

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Team Toshiba
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VH Commodore

1983 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
35th13Team Toshiba
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VH Commodore SS

1982 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Alf Grant
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1981 James Hardie 1000

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0John Sands Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD FalconFord 5.8

1981 Benson & Hedges 500

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

1980 Hang Ten 400

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1979 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Denmac Ford P/L
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XC Falcon GS500Ford 5.8

1978 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Norm G. Smith Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XC Falcon GS500Ford 5.8

1977 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Rusty French
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XC Falcon GS500Ford 5.8

1976-77 NZ Saloon Car Championship - Unlimited class

PositionPointsTeam
0PDL Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
119968
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1977 Ready Plan Insurance Phillip Island 500K

PositionPointsTeam
24th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XC Falcon

1977 Benson & Hedges 1000 KM Race

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

1975-76 NZ Saloon Car Championship - Unlimited class

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
16384?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1976 Benson & Hedges 1000 KM Race

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10?0?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Charger

1974-75 Bank of New South Wales NZ Saloon Car Championship 0-6000cc

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0PDL Motor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1975 Benson & Hedges 1000 KM Race

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Charger

1974 Benson & Hedges 500 Mile Race

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

1972-73 Castrol GTX Production Car Championship Group 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Wakefield Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1?1??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Valiant Charger E49

1973 Hardie-Ferodo 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler VH Valiant Charger R/T E49Chrysler 4.3

1971-72 Castrol GTX Production Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Leo Leonard Motors Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Charger

1972 Benson & Hedges 500 Mile Race

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Charger 770

1971 Benson & Hedges 500 Mile Race

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Valiant V8

1970 Benson & Hedges 500 Mile Race

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Team Chrysler
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Valiant V8

1969 Benson & Hedges 500 Mile Race

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

1968 Benson & Hedges 500 Mile Race

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

1965 Wills Six Hour Saloon Car Race

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