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Helmet of Lloyd Ruby

Flag of U.S.A. Lloyd Ruby

nationality American hometown Wichita Falls,Texas place of death Wichita Falls, Texas

Racing highlights

19643rdUSAC National Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered215
Wins11
Podiums38
Pole positions11
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage5.1%
Podium percentage17.7%

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.

1977Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1976Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1974Racing10 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing11 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1972Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing12 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1970Racing10 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1969Racing10 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1968Racing24 races3 wins8 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1967Racing17 races2 wins5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1965Racing13 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1964Racing26 races1 win5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1963Racing16 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1962Racing14 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1961Racing10 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1960Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1959Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1958Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1957Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Lloyd Ruby

1977 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Hopkins Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lightning (Offenhauser)

1976 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st100Michael Devin, Carrillo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Offenhauser)
Eagle (AMC)

1976 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1974 Dodge

1975 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
36th45McLaren Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Offenhauser)

1974 SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Unlimited/Firestone Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 72 (Offenhauser)

1974 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th1580Unlimited Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Offenhauser)

1973 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th1610Slater
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 73 (Offenhauser TC)

1972 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th490Gene White Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Atlanta (Foyt TC)
Lola (Foyt TC)

1971 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th1830Gene White Firestone
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12021?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mongoose 70 (Ford)

1970 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th790Gene White Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9121?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Laycock (Offenhauser)
Mongoose (Offenhauser)

1970 USAC National Midget Series

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

1970 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1969 Chevrolet Camaro

1969 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th1190Gene White Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10040?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Laycock (Offenhauser)
Laycock (Chevrolet)

1968 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th2799Gene White Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
23270?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mongoose (Offenhauser)
Mongoose (Ford)

1968 NASCAR Grand Touring

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1111?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1967 NASCAR Grand National

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

1967 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th2080Gene White Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15252?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mongoose (Offenhauser)
Mongosse (Ford)

1967 Le Mans 24h - P+5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Holman & Moody
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mk IV

1966 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd355All American Racers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Halibrand (Ford)
Lotus 38 (Ford)
Eagle (Ford)

1965 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th850McManus Racing, Jim Robbins, All American Racers, Dreyer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Halibrand (Ford)
Vollstedt (Offenhauser)
Turner (Chevrolet)

1964-65 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Norm Nelson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1964 Plymouth

1965 USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

1964 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd1752Bill Forbes Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Meskowski (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)
Halibrand (Offenhauser)

1964 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Norm Nelson
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12022?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1964 Plymouth Belvedere

1964 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Babe Stapp
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevrolet)

1963 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th320Harrison, John Zink Trackburner, Gordon van Liew, Salemi & Rini, Ken-ette, Racing Associates, Dayton
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus (Climax)
Watson (Offenhauser)
Meskowski (Offenhauser)
Trevis (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)
Porter 61 (Offenhauser)
Silnes (Offenhauser)
Meskowski (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)

1963 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Ray Nichels
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1963 Pontiac

1962 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th700Ansted Racing, Racing Associates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Watson (Offenhauser)
Turner (Chevrolet)

1962 USAC Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0J Frank Harrison
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 18 (Climax)
Lotus 19 (Climax)

1961 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0J Frank Harrison
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 18 (Climax)

1961 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th670Hopkins Racing, John Zink Trackburner, Osborn, Central Excavating, Salemi & Rini Racing Enterprises
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Epperly (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)
Kuzma (Offenhauser)

1961 USAC Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0J Frank Harrison
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati 450S

1960 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th710Agajanian, John Zink Heater
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Watson (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky (Offenhauser)
Lesovsky D (Offenhauser)

1960 USAC Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati 450S

1959 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Texas Racing Club, John Zink Heater
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Turner (Offenhauser)
Watson (Offenhauser)

1959 USAC Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati 300S (Chevrolet)

1958 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Hardwood Door
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)

1958 USAC Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd60
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati 300S (Corvette)

1957 USAC National Midget Series

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