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Helmet of Richard Melville

Flag of Jamaica Richard Melville

nationality Jamaican

Racing career summary

Races entered58
Wins1
Podiums11
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage1.7%
Podium percentage19%

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.

1978Racing17 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1977Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1976Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing11 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing12 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Richard Melville

1978 Peter Stuyvesant International Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 76B (Ford BDA Hooker)

1977-78 Union Travel Formula Pacific Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8141?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 76B (Ford BDA Swindon)

1977 Peter Stuyvesant International Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th6Doug Shierson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 76B (Ford BDA Swindon)

1976 CASC Player's Challenge Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Wilbur Bunce Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T460 HU 7 (Ford BDA CRW)

1976 Formula Atlantic IMSA

PositionPointsTeam
23rd4Wilbur Bunce Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T360 (Ford BDA)
Lola T460 (Ford BDA)

1975 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th82Ray Heppenstall
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Royale RP18 (Volkswagen)
Lola T324 (Volkswagen)

1975 CASC Player's Challenge Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Doug Shierson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 75B (Ford BDA Cosworth)

1974 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th60
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Royale RP18 (Volkswagen)

1974 Players (Canadian) Formula Atlantic Series

PositionPointsTeam
24th12Fred Opert Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B27 (Ford BDA Hart)

1973 Formula Super Vee USA Robert Bosch/Valvoline Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th19
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Royale RP18 (Volkswagen)
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