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Helmet of Rusty Wallace

Flag of U.S.A. Rusty Wallace

nationality American age 62 years old hometown Fenton, Missouri

Racing highlights

19943rdInternational Race Of Champions
19943rdNASCAR Winston Cup
19932ndNASCAR Winston Cup
19911stInternational Race Of Champions
19893rdInternational Race Of Champions
19891stNASCAR Winston Cup
19882ndNASCAR Winston Cup
19802ndUSAC Stock Car Series
19793rdUSAC Stock Car Series

Racing career summary

Races entered821
Wins67
Podiums163
Pole positions39
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage8.2%
Podium percentage19.9%

Driver relations

Brother of Mike Wallace. Brother of Kenny Wallace. Father of Steve Wallace. Uncle of Chrissy Wallace.

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

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Rusty Wallace.

Rusty Wallace vs. Jamie Whincup

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.

2016Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
2006Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing44 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing40 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2003Racing36 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
2002Racing36 races0 wins5 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
2001Racing36 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2000Racing38 races4 wins6 podiums9 pole position? fastest race laps
1999Racing38 races1 win4 podiums4 pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing33 races1 win8 podiums4 pole position? fastest race laps
1997Racing33 races1 win6 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1996Racing36 races5 wins6 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1995Racing35 races2 wins12 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1994Racing35 races8 wins14 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1993Racing32 races10 wins16 podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
1992Racing33 races1 win6 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1991Racing33 races5 wins8 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1990Racing32 races2 wins7 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1989Racing40 races7 wins14 podiums4 pole position? fastest race laps
1988Racing35 races6 wins15 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1987Racing41 races2 wins8 podiums2 pole position? fastest race laps
1986Racing32 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1985Racing32 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1984Racing30 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1982Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1981Racing5 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1980Racing14 races3 wins8 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1979Racing14 races4 wins5 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Rusty Wallace

2016 Ferrari Challenge North America - Trofeo Pirelli

PositionPointsTeam
0Ferrari of Houston
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Challenge EVOPirelli
Click to show race results for Ferrari Challenge North America - Trofeo Pirelli 2016.

2016 Ferrari Challenge World Final - Trofeo Pirelli - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Ferrari of Houston
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Challenge EVOPirelli

2015 Speed Energy Stadium Super Trucks Presented by Traxxas

PositionPointsTeam
33rd8
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SSTChevrolet LS3 6.0Toyo

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
106th7Howard Boss Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Crawford

2005 NASCAR Nextel Cup

PositionPointsTeam
8th6140Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
36020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nextel Cup 2005.

2005 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
61st650Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Busch Series 2005.

2005 NASCAR Budweiser Shootout

PositionPointsTeam
14th0Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge

2005 NASCAR Nextel All-Star Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nextel All-Star Challenge 2005.

2004 NASCAR Nextel Cup

PositionPointsTeam
16th3960Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
36120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nextel Cup 2004.

2004 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
76th296Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Busch Series 2004.

2004 NASCAR Budweiser Shootout

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge

2004 NASCAR Nextel All-Star Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
9th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nextel All-Star Challenge 2004.

2003 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
14th3950Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
36010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Click to show race results for NASCAR Winston Cup 2003.

2002 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
7th4574Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
36051?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Click to show race results for NASCAR Winston Cup 2002.

2001 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
7th4481Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
36130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Click to show race results for NASCAR Winston Cup 2001.

2000 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
8th31
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
Click to show race results for International Race Of Champions 2000.

2000 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
7th4544Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
34469?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Click to show race results for NASCAR Winston Cup 2000.

1999 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
4th50
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
Click to show race results for International Race Of Champions 1999.

1999 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
8th4155Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
34124?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1998 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
4th4501Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
33184?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1997 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
9th3598Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32161?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1997 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
124th0Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1996 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
7th3717
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31560?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1996 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
11th26
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
Click to show race results for International Race Of Champions 1996.

1996 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
89th138
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1995 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
5th4240
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
312120?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1995 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
9th32
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Avenger
Click to show race results for International Race Of Champions 1995.

1994 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
3rd4207
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
318122?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

1994 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
3rd56
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Avenger

1993 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
2nd4446
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010163?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1993 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
118th64Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1993 International Race Of Champions

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

1992 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
13th3556
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
29141?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1992 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
4th47
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Daytona

1991 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
10th3582
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
29252?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1991 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
1st86
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4330?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Daytona

1990 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
6th3676
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
29272?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1990 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
8th26
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Daytona

1989 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
1st4176
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
296104?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1989 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
56th430Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1989 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
3rd58
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4130?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro

1988 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
2nd4464
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
296152?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1988 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
54th297Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Buick

1987 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
5th3818
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
29271?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1987 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
32nd1208Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12011?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1986 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
6th3757
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
29220?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1986 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
62nd193Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1985 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
19th2867
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
28000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1985 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
40th550Rusty Wallace Inc.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4021?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile
Pontiac

1984 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
14th3316
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

1982 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
65th186
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Buick

1981 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
64th323
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
Buick

1981 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0John P Childs
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Ventura

1980 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
57th291
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

1980 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0John P Childs
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12370?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1978 Pontiac Firebird

1979 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0John Childs
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
14450?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1979 Pontiac Trans Am


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Rusty Wallace over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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