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Helmet of Rich Vogler

Flag of U.S.A. Rich Vogler

full name Richard Frank Vogler nationality American born July 26, 1950 hometown Chicago, Illinois died July 21, 1990 place of death Salem, Indiana

Racing highlights

19893rdUSAC National Silver Crown
19891stCrestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series
19891st3rd Annual Chili Bowl Midget Nationals - Friday Preliminary
19881stUSAC National Midget Series
19872ndCrestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series
19871stOriginal Chili Bowl Indoor Midget Nationals
19861stUSAC National Midget Series
19852ndUSAC Jolly Rancher National Midget Series
19843rdUSAC Jolly Rancher National Midget Series
19831stUSAC National Midget Series
19822ndUSAC National Sprint Car Series
19812ndUSAC National Silver Crown
19803rdUSAC National Silver Crown
19801stUSAC National Sprint Car Series
19801stUSAC National Midget Series
19792ndUSAC National Sprint Car Series
19781stUSAC National Midget Series

Racing career summary

Races entered532
Wins144
Podiums198
Pole positions7
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage27.1%
Podium percentage37.2%

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.

1990Racing18 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing37 races12 wins18 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing46 races18 wins21 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1987Racing33 races8 wins11 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1986Racing42 races10 wins16 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing50 races11 wins16 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1984Racing24 races7 wins10 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1983Racing38 races9 wins12 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing50 races9 wins21 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing36 races12 wins13 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1980Racing36 races12 wins15 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing46 races9 wins11 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1978Racing56 races16 wins17 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing8 races6 wins6 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1976Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1975Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1974Racing? races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing5 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1972Racing2 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Rich Vogler

1990 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Arciero Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-17Buick 3.4 turboGoodyear

1990 Crestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th1066Hoffman Auto Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13140?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 4th Annual Chili Bowl Midget Nationals

PositionPointsTeam
5th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
16th105
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Arciero Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Penske PC-17Buick 3.4 turboGoodyear

1989 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
25th5A. J. Foyt Enterprises, Machinists Union Racing, Arciero Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 88CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
Penske PC-17Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1989 Crestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st1525Hoffman Auto Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
19580?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hoffman (Buick V6)
(Chevrolet V8)

1989 3rd Annual Chili Bowl Midget Nationals

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1989 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Wilke Racers, Kenneth Jarrett
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7143?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1989 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5550?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1989 3rd Annual Chili Bowl Midget Nationals - Friday Preliminary

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

1989 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

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

1989 Eldora Speedway - Kings Royal

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

1989 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th250Euromotorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 88CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1988 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
32nd2Machinists Union Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear
March 88CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1988 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2517170?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Cosworth)

1988 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th238Vance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11140?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Mark Wilke
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988 Eldora Speedway - Kings Royal

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

1988 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1988 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th20Machinists Union Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1987 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Hemelgarn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87CBuick 3.4 turboGoodyear

1987 Crestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd305Vance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13350?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 Original Chili Bowl Indoor Midget Nationals

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

1987 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Johnny Vance Racing, Ben Leyba, Allan Nott
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4440?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 All Star Circuit of Champions - Sprintcars

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

1987 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 Interstate Racing Association - Outlaw Sprintcars

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

1987 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th20Hemelgarn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
0000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87CBuick 3.4 turboGoodyear

1986 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Alex Morales Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1986 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st359Jonathan Bryd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
227100?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(VW)

1986 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Fortune, Jones, Seymour
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1986 Crestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th210Fortune Racing Team, Vance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11340?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevrolet)

1986 Eldora Speedway - Kings Royal

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

1986 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th10Alex Morales Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1985 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Leader Card Racing, Patrick Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1985 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

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

1985 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 USAC Jolly Rancher National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd486Lowe
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2011140?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 Crestliner Vans USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th184Nickles
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 Eldora Speedway - Kings Royal

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

1985 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd15Patrick Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1984 All Star Circuit of Champions - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
6th1195
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2220?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 USAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983-84 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th40
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 USAC Jolly Rancher National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd323Lowe
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10580?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Toney, King/Powers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

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

1984 Eldora Speedway - Kings Royal

PositionPointsTeam
18th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
29th12
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6660?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Trost, Peterson/Niebel, Bob Hampshire
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12230?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1983 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Leader Card Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Watson 82Cosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1983 6th Annual Belleville Midget Nationals

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

1983 All Star Circuit of Champions - Sprintcars

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

1983 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Striecher Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT5/82

1983 World of Outlaws - Sprintcar

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th279
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12450?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd424Farno, Randy Gosnell, Powers/King
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
244100?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd19
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT5 (Volkswagen)Volkswagen

1982 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Seymour
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9040?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1982 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Luxury Racers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kingfish 73Chevrolet 5.8Goodyear

1981-82 USAC Gold Crown Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th760
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Johnny Vance Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21440?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Vance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5230?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10660?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Don Siebert
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
24670?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5550?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Don Siebert
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Grant King (Chevrolet)

1980 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0BFM Enterprises
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Antares 72Offenhauser 2.6 turboGoodyear

1979 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1880?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
39110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 USAC Mini-Indy Series

PositionPointsTeam
13th242
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1979 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Slack
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1211110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40550?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 USAC Mini-Indy Series

PositionPointsTeam
39th33
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Slack
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1977 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6660?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1977 USAC National Silver Crown

PositionPointsTeam
0Smith
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1976 USAC National Midget Series

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

1975 USAC National Silver Crown

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

1975 USAC National Midget Series

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

1974 USAC National Midget Series

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

1973 NAMARS National Midget Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1972 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2220?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1971 USAC National Midget Series

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

1969 Badger Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Don Vogler
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
(Chevy II)
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