Sam Hanks info & statistics

Name Sam Hanks
Country United States United States
Place of Birth Columbus, Ohio
Date of Birth Jul 13th 1914
Date of Death Jun 27th 1994 - 79 years old
Number of Seasons 8
First Race 1950 Indianapolis 500
Last Race 1957 Indianapolis 500
Best Qualifying 5th - 1952 Indianapolis 500
First Win 1957 Indianapolis 500
Last Win 1957 Indianapolis 500
First Podium 1952 Indianapolis 500
Last Podium 1957 Indianapolis 500

Sam Hanks F1 Stats

Race Starts 8
Race Wins 1 (12,5%)
Pole Positions 0
Fastest Laps 0
Podiums 4 (50,0%)
Points Finishes 4 (50,0%)
Retirements 4 (50,0%)
Total Points 20
Total Laps 1.502



Seasons

 

Sam Hanks Final Championship Results

19501951195219531954195519561957
71th75th12th13th91th81th7th8th

 

Sam Hanks F1 Seasons Summary

Year Team Engine GP 1st 2nd 3rd Pod Pole Laps FL Avg Pts Points
1957 United States Epperly Offenhauser 1 1 0 0 1 0 200 0 8.00 8
1956 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 1 0 1 0 1 0 200 0 6.00 6
1955 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 134 0 0.00 0
1954 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2 0 0 0 0 0 391 0 0.00 0
1953 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 1 0 0 1 1 0 200 0 2.00 2
1952 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 1 0 0 1 1 0 200 0 4.00 4
1951 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 135 0 0.00 0
1950 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 42 0 0.00 0

Races

 

Sam Hanks F1 GP Race Classifications

1th1 Time
2th1 Time
3th2 Times
11th1 Time
12th1 Time
19th1 Time
20th1 Time
30th1 Time

 

Sam Hanks F1 GP Race Results

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
9 1957 1957 Indianapolis 500 9 Epperly Offenhauser 13 1 8
8 1956 1956 Indianapolis 500 4 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 13 2 6
7 1955 1955 Indianapolis 500 8 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 6 19 Transmission 0
6 1954 1954 Indianapolis 500 45 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 27 11 0
5 1954 1954 Indianapolis 500 1 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 10 20 Spun Off 0
4 1953 1953 Indianapolis 500 3 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 9 3 2
3 1952 1952 Indianapolis 500 18 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 5 3 4
2 1951 1951 Indianapolis 500 25 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 12 12 Engine 0
1 1950 1950 Indianapolis 500 23 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 25 30 Oil Pressure 0

Podiums

 

Sam Hanks F1 Podium Finishes

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
4 1957 1957 Indianapolis 500 9 Epperly Offenhauser 13 1 8
3 1956 1956 Indianapolis 500 4 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 13 2 6
2 1953 1953 Indianapolis 500 3 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 9 3 2
1 1952 1952 Indianapolis 500 18 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 5 3 4

Comparison

 

Sam Hanks Teammate Comparison

SeasonTeamTeam MateBest PosPointsWinsPolesPositionQualifying
1950Kurtis KraftCecil Green3040300000101
Duke Dinsmore30330000001001
Fred Agabashian30280000000101
Jack McGrath30140000000101
Jerry Hoyt30210000000101
Jimmy Jackson30290000000110
Johnnie Parsons3010901000101
Johnny McDowell30180000000110
Joie Chitwood3050100000101
Mack Hellings30130000000110
Pat Flaherty30100000000101
Tony Bettenhausen3050100000101
Walt Brown30190000000101
Walt Faulkner3070000010101
1951Kurtis KraftBill Schindler12130000001010
Carl Forberg1270000000110
Carl Scarborough12180000001010
Cecil Green12220000001001
Chet Miller12250000001010
Cliff Griffith12280000001010
Duke Nalon12100000010101
Fred Agabashian12170000001001
Gene Force12110000000110
Jack McGrath1230200000101
Johnnie Parsons12210000001001
Lee Wallard1210901000101
Manny Ayulo1230200000101
Mike Nazaruk1220600000101
Troy Ruttman12230000001001
Walt Brown12260000001010
1952Kurtis KraftAndy Linden3334000001001
Art Cross354200001010
Bill Vukovich3174100001010
Bob Scott3294000001010
Bob Sweikert3264000001010
Chet Miller3304000001010
Chuck Stevenson3184000001010
Cliff Griffith394000001010
Duke Nalon3254000001001
Fred Agabashian3274000011001
Gene Hartley3284000001010
George Connor384000001010
Jack McGrath3114000001001
Jim Rathmann324600000110
Jimmy Bryan364000001010
Jimmy Reece374000001010
Joe James3134000001010
Johnnie Parsons3104000001010
Johnny McDowell3214000001010
Rodger Ward3234000001010
1953Kurtis KraftAndy Linden3164000002011
Art Cross322600000110
Bill Holland3152000001010
Bill Vukovich312901010101
Bob Scott3122000001010
Cal Niday3302000001010
Carl Scarborough3122000001010
Chuck Stevenson3232000001001
Duane Carter332200000000
Duke Dinsmore3162000001010
Duke Nalon3112000001010
Eddie Johnson372000001010
Fred Agabashian3421.500001001
Gene Hartley3282000001010
Jack McGrath352200001001
Jackie Holmes3192000001010
Jerry Hoyt3232000001001
Jim Rathmann374000002020
Jimmy Davies3102000001010
Jimmy Daywalt362000001010
Johnnie Parsons3262000001001
Johnny Mantz3172000001010
Johnny Thomson3192000001010
Marshall Teague3182000001010
Paul Russo3441.500002011
Rodger Ward3162000001010
Spider Webb3192000001010
Walt Faulkner3172000001010
1954Kurtis KraftAndy Linden11110000000110
Art Cross11110000000110
Bill Homeier11330000002011
Bill Vukovich11101602000211
Bob Sweikert11140000001102
Duane Carter1140300001313
Ernie McCoy11160000001111
Frank Armi11190000001120
Fred Agabashian1160000000211
Gene Hartley11230000002011
George Fonder11190000001120
Jack McGrath11301000020202
Jerry Hoyt1180000002240
Jim Rathmann11200000003021
Jimmy Davies11110000001111
Jimmy Daywalt11270000002002
Jimmy Jackson11150000001102
Johnnie Parsons11110000002121
Larry Crockett1190000000211
Marshall Teague11150000003113
Mike Nazaruk1150400000211
Pat Flaherty11280000002020
Pat O'Connor11210000002011
Paul Russo1180000000220
Tony Bettenhausen11150000003113
Troy Ruttman1140300000211
1955Kurtis KraftAl Herman1970000000110
Al Keller19270000001010
Andy Linden1960000000110
Art Cross19170000000110
Bill Homeier1950100000110
Bill Vukovich19250100001001
Bob Sweikert1910801000110
Cal Niday19160000000110
Chuck Weyant19120000000110
Ed Elisian19300000001010
Fred Agabashian19320000001001
Jack McGrath19260000001001
Jimmy Davies1930400000110
Jimmy Daywalt1990000000110
Johnnie Parsons19210000001010
Johnny Boyd19290000001010
Pat Flaherty19100000000110
Pat O'Connor1980000000110
Paul Russo1920300000101
Ray Crawford19230000001010
Tony Bettenhausen1920300000101
Walt Faulkner1950100000110
1956Kurtis KraftAl Herman2286000001010
Al Keller2146000001010
Andy Linden2276000001001
Bob Christie2136000001010
Bob Veith276000001010
Dick Rathmann256200001001
Duke Dinsmore2176000001010
Ed Elisian2236000001010
Eddie Russo2236000001010
Fred Agabashian2126000001001
Jack Turner2256000001010
Jim Rathmann2206000001001
Jimmy Daywalt2246000001010
Johnnie Parsons246300001001
Johnnie Tolan2216000001010
Johnny Boyd2306000001001
Keith Andrews2266000001010
Pat O'Connor2186000001001
Paul Russo2336100001001
Ray Crawford2296000001010
Rodger Ward286000001010
Tony Bettenhausen2226000001001
Troy Ruttman2316000001001
1957EpperlyJim Rathmann128710001010

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