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Helmet of Tony Ave

Flag of U.S.A. Tony Ave

nationality American age 50 years old hometown Hurley, Wisconsin

Racing highlights

20123rdTrans Am Championship
20111stSCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series
20101stSCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series
20092ndMuscle Milk SCCA Trans-Am Series
20071stSCCA National Championship Runoffs GT1

Racing career summary

Races entered197
Wins24
Podiums50
Pole positions33
Fastest laps29
Race win percentage12.2%
Podium percentage25.4%

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.

2019Racing3 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing3 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2017Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing12 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2014Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing7 races1 win3 podiums3 pole position4 fastest race laps
2012Racing13 races3 wins4 podiums8 pole position4 fastest race laps
2011Racing9 races6 wins7 podiums8 pole position7 fastest race laps
2010Racing13 races6 wins9 podiums7 pole position5 fastest race laps
2009Racing9 races0 wins2 podiums4 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing1 race1 win1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2006Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2003Racing5 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing20 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing25 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2000Racing14 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1997Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1996Racing9 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing2 races1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
1994Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1991Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap

Career details – the racing career of Tony Ave

2019 Chase for the Trigon Trophy TA2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th79BC Race Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro
Click to show race results for Chase for the Trigon Trophy TA2 Series 2019.

2018 Chase for the Trigon Trophy TA2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
35th31BC Race Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet CamaroPirelli
Click to show race results for Chase for the Trigon Trophy TA2 Series 2018.

2018 Chase for the Trigon Trophy Trans Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
23rd26Tony Ave Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10011
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet CorvettePirelli
Click to show race results for Chase for the Trigon Trophy Trans Am Series 2018.

2017 Trans-Am - TA2

PositionPointsTeam
0Tony Ave Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet CamaroPirelli
Click to show race results for Trans-Am - TA2 2017.

2017 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
33rd18Tony Ave Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet CorvettePirelli
Click to show race results for Trans-Am - TA 2017.

2017 IMSA Prototype Challenge - LMP3

PositionPointsTeam
13th32Ave Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ave-Riley AR2LMP3 5.0L V8Continental
Click to show race results for IMSA Prototype Challenge - LMP3 2017.

2016 European Le Mans Series - LMP3

PositionPointsTeam
37th0MurphyP3-3Dimensional.com
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#14 GinettaNissanMichelin
Click to show race results for European Le Mans Series - LMP3 2016.

2016 Trans-Am - TA2 Powered By AEM

PositionPointsTeam
14th89Roehrig Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro
Click to show race results for Trans-Am - TA2 Powered By AEM 2016.

2015 Trans-Am - TA2

PositionPointsTeam
10th134
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
112202
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang
Click to show race results for Trans-Am - TA2 2015.

2015 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac CTS-V
Click to show race results for Trans-Am - TA 2015.

2014 United Sports Car Championship - GTD

PositionPointsTeam
85th19
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Continental
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - GTD 2014.

2014 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
24th25Tony Ave Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette
Click to show race results for Trans-Am - TA 2014.

2013 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
0Vehicle Technologies
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Viper CC8.3L V10 NAContinental

2013 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
5th79Lamers Motor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51334
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette
Click to show race results for Trans-Am - TA 2013.

2013 IMSA Sports Car Challenge - Grand Sport

PositionPointsTeam
68th3Vehicle Technologies
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Challenger6.1L V8 NAContinental

2013 WeatherTech Chicago Region SCCA June Sprints® - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang
Click to show race results for WeatherTech Chicago Region SCCA June Sprints® - GT2 2013.

2012 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
55th30Racers Edge Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge ViperContinental
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - GT 2012.

2012 Trans Am Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd249Lamers Motor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
103484
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette
Click to show race results for Trans Am Championship 2012.

2011 SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st1122Lamers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
96787
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette
Ford Mustang
Click to show race results for SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series 2011.

2010 NASCAR Nationwide Series

PositionPointsTeam
87th281Tri Star Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nationwide Series 2010.

2010 SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st1280Tony Ave Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
106975
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette
Click to show race results for SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series 2010.

2009 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series

PositionPointsTeam
67th34M&J Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series 2009.

2009 NASCAR Nationwide Series

PositionPointsTeam
145th46Means Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nationwide Series 2009.

2009 Muscle Milk SCCA Trans-Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd154Tony Ave Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70241
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang
Chevrolet Corvette

2008 ARCA Series

PositionPointsTeam
141st75McMahon Group
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for ARCA Series 2008.

2008 SCCA Southeast Division National GT1

PositionPointsTeam
10th12
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette

2007 ARCA Series

PositionPointsTeam
185th25Tony Ave Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet

2007 SCCA National Championship Runoffs GT1

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
52nd74 CyberSpeed Racing, Doran Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley
Pontiac Doran

2006 ARCA Series

PositionPointsTeam
141st110Lamers Motor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
117th20TPC Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup3.6L F6 NAHoosier

2005 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
60th32Tuttle Team Racing/SAMAX
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac-Riley5.0L V8 NAHoosier

2004 NASCAR Nextel Cup

PositionPointsTeam
82nd70Hover Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nextel Cup 2004.

2003 Toyota Atlantic Championship Presented by Yokohama

PositionPointsTeam
21st6P-1 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 014.a (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Toyota Atlantic Championship Presented by Yokohama 2003.

2003 IRL Infinity Pro

PositionPointsTeam
22nd35Hemelgarn Johnson Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IPS (Infiniti)
Click to show race results for IRL Infinity Pro 2003.

2003 ARCA RE/MAX Series

PositionPointsTeam
75th360Lamers Motor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

2003 USAC National Sprint Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
58th17
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
6th229
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
28th160Steele
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Weld Racing USAC Silver Crown Series

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

2002 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
28th31Jim Matthews Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott Mk III C (Elan)

2001 CART Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th81P-1 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 008.a (Toyota)

2001 USAC National Midget Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Myers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 USAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series

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

2001 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
61st19Swedish Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-71.3L R2 Turbo

2000 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro

2000 USAC Stoops Freightliner Sprint Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
24th360Frontier
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 USAC National Midget Series

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

2000 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
0Banshee Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Banshee WSC (Ford)

2000 Grand American Sports Car Series - GTU

PositionPointsTeam
127th21Swedish Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-7

1999 KOOL Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th9Olsson Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 008.a (Toyota)

1999 BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999 MCI Worldcom USAC National Midget Series

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

1999 Stoops Freightliner USAC Sprint Car Series

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

1999 NAMARS National Midget Championship

PositionPointsTeam
73rd57
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997 KOOL Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th53Olsson Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT41 (Toyota)

1996 SCCA Central Division National Formula Atlantic

PositionPointsTeam
5th27
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4?4??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift DB4

1996 Player's Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th31
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT41 (Toyota)

1996 Trans-Am - TA

PositionPointsTeam
53rd10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1995 SCCA Central Division National Formula Atlantic

PositionPointsTeam
10th12
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
211??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift DB4

1994 SCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula Atlantic

PositionPointsTeam
10th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
XFR GS

1994 SCCA National Championship Runoffs Formula Continental

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen (Ford)

1993 Player's Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd15
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift DB4 (Toyota)

1993 Firestone Indy Lights Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T93/20 (Buick Holden)

1991 SCCA National Championship Runoffs S2000

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T87/90


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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