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Helmet of Ronnie Bucknum

Flag of U.S.A. Ronnie Bucknum

nationality American born April 5, 1936 hometown Alhambra, California died April 23, 1992 place of death San Luis Obispo, California

Racing highlights

19703rdLe Mans 24h - S 5.0
19663rdLe Mans 24h - P+5.0

Racing career summary

Races entered56
Wins1
Podiums9
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage1.8%
Podium percentage16.1%

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.

1983Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1968Racing15 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1967Racing15 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1965Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1964Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ronnie Bucknum

1983 IMSA Camel GTO

PositionPointsTeam
0MRKS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1971 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Vollstedt Enterprises
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Vollstedt (Ford TC)

1971 L & M F5000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T190 (Chevrolet V8)

1970 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
49th60MVS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Morris (Ford)
Cecil (Ford)

1970 Le Mans 24h - S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0North American Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 512S

1969 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Weinberger Homes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle (Offenhauser)
Eagle (Chevrolet)

1969 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Jefferies-Robbins Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T163 (Chevrolet)

1968 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Agapiou Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70 Mk 3B SL75/124 (Ford)

1968 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th1200Weinberger Homes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12131?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 68 (Offenhauser)
Eagle 68 (Ford)

1967 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
803??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1967 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Shelby-American Inc
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford GT40 Mk IIB

1967 USAC National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd330Gordon van Liew
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Gerhardt (Ford)
Lotus (Ford)

1967 Le Mans 24h - P+5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Shelby American Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mk IIB

1966 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Honda R&D Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda RA273

1966 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Haskell Automotive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T70 Mk.2 SL70/15 (Ford)
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1966.

1966 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Holman & Moody/Essex Wire Corp
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford GT40 Mk II

1966 Le Mans 24h - P+5.0

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Holman & Moody Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford GT40 Mk II

1965 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
14th2Honda R&D Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda RA272

1964 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Honda R&D Co.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda RA271
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