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Helmet of Walt Faulkner

Flag of U.S.A. Walt Faulkner

nationality American born February 16, 1918 hometown Tell, Texas died April 22, 1956 place of death Vallejo, California

Racing highlights

19513rdAAA National Championship
19502ndAAA National Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered43
Wins3
Podiums7
Pole positions1
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage7%
Podium percentage16.3%

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.

1956Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1955Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1954Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1953Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1952Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing12 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1950Racing11 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Walt Faulkner

1956 USAC Stock Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1956 Pontiac

1955 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th447.5Merz Engineering, Kalamazoo Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis 500C (Offenhauser)
Kurtis/Wetteroth D (Offenhauser)

1955 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
22nd1Merz Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis KK500COffenhauser 4.5Firestone
Click to show race results for World Championship of Drivers 1955.

1954 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
38th78.5J.C. Agajanian, Henry Allen Chapman
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Russo/Nichels (Offenhauser)
Kuzma D (Offenhauser)

1954 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Agajanian
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
KuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone

1953 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th158.4Eugene Casaroll, Hart Fullerton
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis 500A (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)

1953 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Eugene A Casaroll
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis Kraft 500AOffenhauser 4.5Firestone

1952 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd87Sid Street, Lutes Truck Parts
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pankratz (Offenhauser)
Kurtis 4000 (Offenhauser)

1951 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd1513.6Agajanian Grant
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9250?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kuzma (Offenhauser)

1951 AAA Midget

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

1951 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0J.C. Agajanian
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
KuzmaOffenhauser 4.5Firestone

1950 AAA National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd1317J.C. Agajanian
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10121?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis Kraft 2000 (Offenhauser)

1950 World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0JC Agajanian
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kurtis Kraft 2000Offenhauser 4.5Firestone
Click to show race results for World Championship for Drivers 1950.

1950 AAA Midget

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