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Johnny Rutherford

Full name
John Sherman Rutherford III
Born
12th March 1938 (Age 82) - Coffeyville, Kansas
Nationality
American
American
Years Raced
29
Recent Race
Starts
319 (8)
Wins
28
Poles
23
Podiums
63

Championship Seasons

Season Name Starts Poles Podiums Wins Position Points Results

1992

PPG Indycar World Series

Walker Motorsport

0 (1)

0

0

0

U

0

1990

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Stoops Racing

0 (1)

0

0

0

U

0

1989

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Gilmore Racing Team

Machinists Union Racing

2 (3)

0

0

0

27

3

1988

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

AJ Foyt Enterprises

King Racing

2

0

0

0

U

0

1987

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Alex Foods Racing

15

0

0

0

17

23

1986

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Alex Foods Racing

17

0

1

1 - 6% win rate

11

78

1985

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Alex Foods Racing

14 (1)

0

1

1 - 8% win rate

11

51

1984

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

AJ Foyt Enterprises

Gilmore Racing Team

6

1

0

0

22

20

1983

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Patrick Racing

5

0

0

0

U

0

1982

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Chaparral Racing

9 (1)

0

1

0

12

62

1981

World Endurance Championship

Garretson Enterprises

1

0

1

0

123

19

1981

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Chaparral Racing

11

2

4

1 - 10% win rate

5

120

1980

World Championship of Makes

Heimrath Racing

0

0

0

0

U

0

1980

CART/PPG Indycar World Series

Chaparral Racing

12

3

8

5 - 42% win rate

1

4723

1979

World Championship of Makes

Charles Mendez

Whittington Racing

0

0

0

0

U

0

1979

USAC National Championship

Team McLaren

1

0

0

0

U

0

1979

SCCA/CART Indycar Championship

Team McLaren

13

2

5

2 - 16% win rate

4

2163

1978

World Championship of Makes

Dick Barbour Racing

1

0

1

0

U

0

1978

USAC Citicorp Cup National Championship

Team McLaren

18

1

7

2 - 12% win rate

4

3067

1977

World Championship of Makes

Dick Barbour Racing

1

0

0

0

U

0

1977

USAC Citicorp Cup National Championship

Team McLaren

14

5

6

4 - 29% win rate

3

2840

1976

USAC Citicorp Cup National Championship

Team McLaren

13

2

7

3 - 24% win rate

2

4220

1975

USAC National Championship

Team McLaren

12

1

7

1 - 9% win rate

2

2900

1974

USAC National Championship

Team McLaren

13

2

4

4 - 31% win rate

2

3650

1974

SCCA/USAC F5000 Championship

Hogan Racing

0 (1)

0

0

0

22

4

1973

World Championship of Makes

John Greenwood Racing

0

0

0

0

U

0

1973

USAC National Championship

Team McLaren

13

2

5

2 - 16% win rate

3

2595

1972

USAC National Championship

Don Gerhardt

Patrick Racing

9

0

2

0

7

1620

1971

USAC National Championship

Patrick Racing

Vollstedt Enterprises

10

0

0

0

19

570

1970

USAC National Championship

Patrick Racing

14

0

1

0

13

960

1969

USAC National Championship

Delrose

Leader Card Racers

13

0

0

0

11

1130

1968

USAC National Championship

Alan Green

Don Gerhardt

17

0

0

0

18

890

1967

USAC National Championship

Weinberger & Welseck Enterprises

16

0

0

0

24

315

1966

USAC National Championship

Leader Card Racers

1

0

0

0

U

0

1965

USAC National Championship

J Frank Harrison

Leader Card Racers

15

0

1

1 - 7% win rate

12

993

1964

USAC National Championship

Gordon van Liew

Racing Associates

12

1

0

0

21

270

1963

USAC National Championship

Dayton-Walther

Ed Kostenuk

12

1

0

0

10

640

1963

NASCAR Grand National

Smokey Yunick

1

0

1

1 - 100% win rate

U

0

1962

USAC National Championship

Federal Engineering

Fred Sclavi

4

0

0

0

25

80

Non Championship Races

Title Date Circuit Laps Position

1982 Indianapolis 500

29/05/1982

Indianapolis

200

8

1981 Indianapolis 500

24/05/1981

Indianapolis

200

32

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