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Helmet of Ludwig Heimrath Jr.

Flag of Canada Ludwig Heimrath Jr.

nationality Canadian age 62 years old born September 9, 1956 hometown Scarborough, Ontario

Racing career summary

Races entered79
Wins4
Podiums8
Pole positions5
Fastest laps7
Race win percentage5.1%
Podium percentage10.1%

Driver relations

Husband of Kathy Rude.

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.

1989Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing16 races3 wins4 podiums3 pole position4 fastest race laps
1983Racing15 races1 win4 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
1982Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ludwig Heimrath Jr.

1989 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
26th4Hemelgarn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
LolaJudd

1988 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
28th7Hemelgarn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
34th5Arciero Racing, Dick Simon Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1986 CASC Rothmans Porsche Challenge Series

PositionPointsTeam
22nd14
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 944

1986 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Electramotive Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GTP ZX-T

1985 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Truesports Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85C (Cosworth)

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
36th10Porsche-Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1985 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th18Truesports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alba AR05 (Ford Cosworth)

1984 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Canadian Tire Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83C (Cosworth)

1984 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th111
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
123434
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT5 (Volkswagen)

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
93rd1Heimrath Racing, Toyota Village
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 930
Porsche 935

1984 IMSA GTU Championship

PositionPointsTeam
92nd1Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 924 Carrera

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Brun Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Sehcar C6 (Cosworth)

1983 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th115Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111423
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT5/83Volkswagen

1983 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
70th8Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 934

1982 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
75th6Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 924 Carrera

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
157th16Ludwig Heimrath
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Climax Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Climax Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera
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