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Helmet of Ludwig Heimrath

Flag of Canada Ludwig Heimrath

nationality Canadian born August 11, 1934 hometown Scarborough died March 18, 2021

Racing highlights

19971stCanada GT Challenge Cup - GT2
19771stMolson Diamond 6 Hour Trans-Am and World Manufacturers Championship
19671stBEMC Indian Summer Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered106
Wins2
Podiums3
Pole positions0
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage1.9%
Podium percentage2.8%

Driver relations

Father of Ludwig Heimrath Jr..

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.

Driver comparisons

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Ludwig Heimrath vs. Ludwig Heimrath Jr.

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.

1997Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1989Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1988Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1986Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1985Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1982Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1976Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1970Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1968Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1967Racing4 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1962Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ludwig Heimrath

1997 Canada GT Challenge Cup - GT2

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

1989 CASC Rothmans Porsche Turbo Cup

PositionPointsTeam
8th113Heimrath Porsche
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 944 Turbo

1988 CASC Rothmans Porsche Turbo Cup

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Heimrath Porsche
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 944 Turbo
Porsche 944 Turbo

1986 CASC Rothmans Porsche Challenge Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th85Heimrath Porsche
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 944

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
36th10Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956Porsche 2.6 turboGoodyear

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 930

1984 IMSA GTU Championship

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

1983 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
26th23Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50101
* 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
123rd13Ludwig Heimrath
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935
Click to show race results for World Challenge for Endurance Drivers 1980.

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Ludwig Heimrath
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1980 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1979 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
24th0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935Porsche 3.0 turboGoodyear

1978 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1978 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935Porsche 3.0 turboGoodyear

1977 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 934/5Porsche 3.0 turbo

1977 Molson Diamond 6 Hour Trans-Am and World Manufacturers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 934/5Porsche 3.0 turboGoodyear

1976 World Championship for Makes 6 Hours of Watkins Glen

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0

1975 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0

1974 Mexico 1000 kilometers

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Ludwig Heimrath
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSR

1974 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Heimrath Turbo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0

1973 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
12th16Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 STPorsche 2.5
Click to show race results for Trans-Am - TA 1973.

1972 L & M F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 66 (Chevrolet V8)

1971 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
37th60Ludwig Heimrath
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eisert (Chevrolet)

1970 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
48th60Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eisert (Chevrolet)

1970 Canadian Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th19Ludwig Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M10A (Chevrolet V8)

1970 US Formula A/F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Ludwig Heimrath
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M10A (Chevrolet V8)

1969 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
47th65Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eisert (Chevrolet)

1968 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M1CChevrolet 5.9
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1968.

1968 United States Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th4Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren Elva Mk IIChevrolet
Click to show race results for United States Road Racing Championship 1968.

1967 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Heimrath Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M1BChevrolet 5.2
McLaren M1BChevrolet 5.9
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1967.

1967 BEMC Indian Summer Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren (Chevrolet)

1966 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Ludwig Heimrath
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren M1AFord 6.9
McLaren M1AFord 5.4
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1966.

1966 United States Road Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren Elva Mk IIFord
Click to show race results for United States Road Racing Championship 1966.

1962 Formula 1, XXII Grand Prix de Pau, France

PositionPointsTeam
0Dr. Ing. HC Ferdinand Porsche KG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 718
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