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Helmet of Peter Murphy

Flag of Australia Peter Murphy

nationality Australian

Racing highlights

20131stNew Zealand Sprint Car Championship
20113rdAce Concrete Cutting New Zealand Sprint Car Championship
20073rdBevelite Glass $50,000 to win Classic
19981stAvalon Speedway - Presidents Cup - Sprintcar
19973rdAustralian Sprintcar Championship
19963rdWorld Series Sprintcars

Racing career summary

Races entered450
Wins16
Podiums41
Pole positions0
Fastest laps5
Race win percentage3.6%
Podium percentage9.1%

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.

2013Racing24 races2 wins6 podiums0 pole position3 fastest race laps
2012Racing29 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing19 races3 wins7 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2010Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing13 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing9 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing33 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing11 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing40 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing43 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing42 races3 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing32 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing40 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing31 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing29 races2 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing15 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Peter Murphy

2012-13 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41402
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012-13 Western Springs Speedway - International Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012-13 New Zealand Sprint Car Grand Prix

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

2012-13 New Zealand Sprint Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2013 King of the West 410 Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
15th1575
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2013 Silver Dollar Speedway 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
20th132
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2013 California Sprint Car Civil War Series

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

2011-12 Western Springs Speedway - International Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th37Daltons Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 Avalon Speedway - Presidents Cup - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
30th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 Borderline Speedway Mt Gambier - Kings Challenge - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
24th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 40th Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic

PositionPointsTeam
67th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 Fuchs 50th Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 Cancen Oil King of the West Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th2343
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 Silver Dollar Speedway 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
39th41
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
191st225
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2012 40th Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic Qualifying Night 1

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

2010-11 Porter Hire/Hydraulink International Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Daltons
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010-11 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

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

2010-11 Ace Concrete Cutting New Zealand Sprint Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Daltons
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2011 ASCS Southern California Regional Series

PositionPointsTeam
14th362
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2011 Golden State King of the West Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
20th1075
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2011 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
222nd150
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2011 AMSOil USAC National Sprint Car Series

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

2011 Silver Dollar Speedway 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
24th85
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 California Sprint Car Civil War Series

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

2010 Ocean Sprints presented by Taco Bravo

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

2009 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
117th357Murphy Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2009 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Tarlton
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2009 Silver Dollar Speedway 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
39th46
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2009 16th Annual Trophy Cup Final

PositionPointsTeam
23rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008 Golden State King of the West Sprint Car Series

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

2006-07 Bevelite Glass $50,000 to win Classic

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006-07 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 California Sprint Car Civil War Series

PositionPointsTeam
78th64
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Tarlton Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 National Sprint Tour

PositionPointsTeam
85th112Peter Murphy Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2006 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
307th85
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005-06 Parramatta Raceway - $50,000 to win Classic - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
24th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005-06 Parramatta City Raceway - Sprintcars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Peter Murphy
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 California Sprint Car Civil War Series

PositionPointsTeam
18th411
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 Golden State King of the West Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
11th866
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 13th Annual Trophy Cup Final

PositionPointsTeam
12th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
46th946
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle
Maxim

2005 Golden State King of the West Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
43rd239
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
153rd216
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004 Valvoline USAC National Sprint Car Series championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Willis
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004 Golden State King of the West Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
89th55
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
118th289
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 31st Australian Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic

PositionPointsTeam
27th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 Australian Sprintcar Championship

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

2003 Borderline Speedway Mt Gambier - Kings Challenge - Sprintcar

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

2003 31st Grand Annual Sprintcar Classic Qualifying Night 1

PositionPointsTeam
29th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 Golden State King of the West Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
45th178
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
36th1030Murphy Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Knoxville Raceway - Kele World Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
17th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

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

2002 Golden State Challenge King of California Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th1207
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22220?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 California Sprint Car Civil War Series

PositionPointsTeam
64th94
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
38th744
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 Knoxville Raceway - Kele World Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 All Star Circuit of Champions - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 Golden State Challenge King of California Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
12th940
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
18020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 Silver Dollar Speedway 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000-01 Parramatta Raceway Valvoline Australian Sprintcar Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
5th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 Knoxville Raceway - Kele World Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
8th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

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

2000 Golden State Challenge King of California Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th519
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 Silver Dollar Speedway 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3330?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 California Sprint Car Civil War Series

PositionPointsTeam
83rd55
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999-00 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2000 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 World of Outlaws Gumout Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999 USAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series

PositionPointsTeam
11
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

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

1999 All Star Circuit of Champions - Sprintcars

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

1999 Silver Dollar Speedway 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999 Southern Iowa Speedway - Front Row Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
10th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999 Golden State Challenge King of California Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70?0?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997-98 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

1998 Knoxville Raceway - Australian/American Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

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

1998 Avalon Speedway - Presidents Cup - Sprintcar

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

1998 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
19020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 Southern Iowa Speedway - Front Row Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
8th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 Golden State Challenge King of California Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0Williams Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
240000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997 Knoxville Raceway - Kele & Associates Australian/American Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997 Australian Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1995-96 World Series Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
3rd4495
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15240?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1996 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1996 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1995 33rd Australian Sprintcar Championship

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

1994 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 Knoxville Raceway 360 Sprint Series

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

1993 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

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

1992 Knoxville Raceway Championship Cup 410 Sprint Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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