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Helmet of Ryan O'Connor

Flag of New Zealand Ryan O'Connor

nationality New Zealander age 32 years old born May 15, 1990

Racing highlights

20221stKing Country Sprintcar Championship
20213rdBT Memorial Midget Series
20132ndHarrisville Speedway Winged Thunder 5 - Sprintcars
20132ndWestern Springs Speedway - Sprintcars
20123rdNZ North Island Sprintcar Championships
20121stHarrisville Speedway Winged Thunder 4 - Sprintcars
20113rdNZ North Island Sprintcar Championships
20112ndWestern Springs Speedway - Sprintcars
20102ndNZ International Sprintcar Series
20101stManawatu Sprintcar Championship
20101stHarrisville Speedway Winged Thunder 3
20071stNew Zealand TQ Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered147
Wins8
Podiums38
Pole positions0
Fastest laps9
Race win percentage5.4%
Podium percentage25.9%

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.

2023Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2022Racing14 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2021Racing24 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2020Racing15 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing10 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing14 races0 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing12 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2011Racing15 races0 wins8 podiums0 pole position3 fastest race laps
2010Racing12 races2 wins8 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2009Racing15 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing7 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap

Career details – the racing career of Ryan O'Connor

2023 New Zealand Sprint Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2021-22 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2021-22 Western Springs Speedway - Midgets

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

2021-22 Baypark Speedway - Sprintcars

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

2021-22 Palmerston North Speedway - Sprintcars

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

2022 Harrisville Speedway Winged Thunder 11 - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
7th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2022 Manawatu Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2022 King Country Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2020-21 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hoosier

2020-21 Western Springs Speedway - Midgets

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

2020-21 New Zealand Sprint Car Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
5th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hoosier

2020-21 BT Memorial Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd82HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aggressor

2020-21 Western Springs - Midget Grand Slam Series

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

2020-21 Daltons New Zealand Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hoosier

2020-21 79th New Zealand Midget Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AggressorEsslinger

2020-21 Kihikihi Speedway - Andrew Edwards Sprintcar Memorial

PositionPointsTeam
6th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2020-21 NZ North Island Midget Championships

PositionPointsTeam
18th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2019-20 NZ North Island Midget Championships

PositionPointsTeam
7th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AggressorEsslinger

2019-20 Kihikihi Speedway - Rosetown Midget Feature

PositionPointsTeam
14th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aggressor

2019-20 Western Springs Speedway - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
10th45HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AggressorEsslinger

2019-20 United Truck Parts International Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
16th36HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AggressorEsslinger

2019-20 New Zealand Sprint Car Grand Prix

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

2019-20 78th New Zealand Midget Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th0HLR Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Esslinger

2014-15 Western Springs Speedway - Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
CSR

2014-15 POWRi World Midget Series

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

2014-15 73rd New Zealand Midget Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012-13 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
2nd162Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9040?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012-13 Western Springs Speedway - International Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2012-13 New Zealand Sprint Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2012-13 Harris Contracting Manawatu Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2013 Harrisville Speedway Winged Thunder 5 - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2011-12 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
4th144Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim (Kriner)

2011-12 Western Springs Speedway - International Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th49Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2011-12 Redpaths Electrical NZ Sprintcar Championship

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

2011-12 NZ North Island Sprintcar Championships

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2012 Harrisville Speedway Winged Thunder 4 - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2010-11 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
2nd264Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90602
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010-11 Porter Hire/Hydraulink International Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010-11 Ace Concrete Cutting New Zealand Sprint Car Championship

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

2010-11 Lone Star NZ Sprint Car Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010-11 NZ North Island Sprintcar Championships

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2011 Huntly Speedway Speedfest - Sprintcar

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

2009-10 NZ International Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd52Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim (Kriner)

2009-10 New Zealand Sprint Car Grand Prix

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

2009-10 40th New Zealand Sprint Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2009-10 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2009-10 NZ North Island Sprintcar Championships

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Salter Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2009-10 Manawatu Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2010 Harrisville Speedway Winged Thunder 3

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2008-09 Thunder Down Under Sprintcar Series

PositionPointsTeam
15th24Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2008-09 NZ North Island Sprintcar Championships

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008-09 Ginza Bargins New Zealand Sprintcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maxim

2008-09 Western Springs Speedway - Sprintcars

PositionPointsTeam
0Salter Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007-08 Western Springs Speedway - TQ Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006-07 New Zealand TQ Championship

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

2006-07 Western Springs Speedway - TQ Midgets

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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