Tony Bettenhausen info & statistics

Name Tony Bettenhausen
Country United States United States
Place of Birth Tinley Park, Illinois
Date of Birth Sep 12th 1916
Date of Death May 12th 1961 - 44 years old
Number of Seasons 11
First Race 1950 Indianapolis 500
Last Race 1960 Indianapolis 500
Best Qualifying 2th - 1955 Indianapolis 500
Best Result 2th - 1955 Indianapolis 500
First Podium 1955 Indianapolis 500
Last Podium 1955 Indianapolis 500

Tony Bettenhausen F1 Stats

Race Starts 11
Race Wins 0
Pole Positions 0
Fastest Laps 1 (9,1%)
Podiums 1 (9,1%)
Points Finishes 4 (36,4%)
Retirements 7 (63,6%)
Front Row Starts 1
Total Points 11
Total Laps 2.014



Seasons

 

Tony Bettenhausen Final Championship Results

1950195119521953195419551956195719581959
20th63th73th75th72th16th55th48th16th15th
1960         
50th         

 

Tony Bettenhausen F1 Seasons Summary

Year Team Engine GP 1st 2nd 3rd Pod Pole Laps FL Avg Pts Points
1960 United States Watson Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 125 0 0.00 0
1959 United States Epperly Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 200 0 3.00 3
1958 United States Epperly Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 200 1 4.00 4
1957 United States Kurtis Kraft Novi 1 0 0 0 0 0 195 0 0.00 0
1956 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 160 0 0.00 0
1955 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 1 0 1 0 1 0 200 0 3.00 3
1954 United States Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2 0 0 0 0 0 301 0 0.00 0
1953 United States Kuzma Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 196 0 0.00 0
1952 United States Deidt Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 93 0 0.00 0
1951 United States Deidt Offenhauser 1 0 0 0 0 0 178 0 0.00 0
1950 United States Deidt
United States Kurtis Kraft
Offenhauser
Offenhauser
2 0 0 0 0 0 166 0 0.50 1

Races

 

Tony Bettenhausen F1 GP Race Classifications

2th1 Time
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22th1 Time
23th1 Time
24th1 Time
29th1 Time
31th1 Time

 

Tony Bettenhausen F1 GP Race Results

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
13 1960 1960 Indianapolis 500 2 Watson Offenhauser 18 23 Engine 0
12 1959 1959 Indianapolis 500 1 Epperly Offenhauser 15 4 3
11 1958 1958 Indianapolis 500 33 Epperly Offenhauser 9 4 4
10 1957 1957 Indianapolis 500 27 Kurtis Kraft Novi 22 15 0
9 1956 1956 Indianapolis 500 99 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 5 22 Accident 0
8 1955 1955 Indianapolis 500 10 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2 2 3
7 1954 1954 Indianapolis 500 10 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 21 29 Wheel Bearing 0
6 1954 1954 Indianapolis 500 16 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 8 15 0
5 1953 1953 Indianapolis 500 98 Kuzma Offenhauser 6 9 Accident 0
4 1952 1952 Indianapolis 500 27 Deidt Offenhauser 30 24 Oil Pressure 0
3 1951 1951 Indianapolis 500 5 Deidt Offenhauser 9 9 Spun Off 0
2 1950 1950 Indianapolis 500 17 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 9 5 1
1 1950 1950 Indianapolis 500 14 Deidt Offenhauser 8 31 Wheel Bearing 0

Podiums

 

Tony Bettenhausen F1 Podium Finishes

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
1 1955 1955 Indianapolis 500 10 Kurtis Kraft Offenhauser 2 2 3

Comparison

 

Tony Bettenhausen Teammate Comparison

SeasonTeamTeam MateBest PosPointsWinsPolesPositionQualifying
1950DeidtBill Holland3120600000110
Mauri Rose3130400000101
Kurtis KraftCecil Green541300000110
Duke Dinsmore5331000001001
Fred Agabashian5281000001001
Jack McGrath5141000001001
Jerry Hoyt5211000001010
Jimmy Jackson5291000001010
Johnnie Parsons511901000101
Johnny McDowell5181000001010
Joie Chitwood551100000000
Mack Hellings5131000001010
Pat Flaherty5101000001010
Sam Hanks5301000001010
Walt Brown5191000001010
Walt Faulkner571000011001
1951DeidtDuane Carter980000000101
Mack Hellings9310000001010
Mauri Rose9140000001001
1953KuzmaBob Sweikert9200000001010
Chuck Stevenson990000001010
Gene Hartley990000000000
Manny Ayulo9130000001001
Pat Flaherty9220000001010
1954Kurtis KraftAndy Linden15110000000220
Art Cross15110000000220
Bill Homeier15330000002011
Bill Vukovich15101602000211
Bob Sweikert15140000000211
Duane Carter1540300000312
Ernie McCoy15160000001111
Frank Armi15190000001120
Fred Agabashian1560000000220
Gene Hartley15230000001111
George Fonder15190000001120
Jack McGrath15301000020202
Jerry Hoyt1580000001340
Jim Rathmann15200000002231
Jimmy Davies15110000001331
Jimmy Daywalt15270000001102
Jimmy Jackson15150000000101
Johnnie Parsons15110000002231
Larry Crockett1590000000220
Marshall Teague15150000001212
Mike Nazaruk1550400000211
Pat Flaherty15280000001120
Pat O'Connor15210000001111
Paul Russo1580000000220
Sam Hanks15110000001331
Troy Ruttman1540300000211
1955Kurtis KraftAl Herman273000001010
Al Keller2273000001010
Andy Linden263000001010
Art Cross2173000001010
Bill Homeier253100001010
Bill Vukovich2253100001010
Bob Sweikert213801000110
Cal Niday2163000001010
Chuck Weyant2123000001010
Ed Elisian2303000001010
Fred Agabashian2323000001010
Jack McGrath2263000001010
Jimmy Davies233400001010
Jimmy Daywalt293000001010
Johnnie Parsons2213000001010
Johnny Boyd2293000001010
Pat Flaherty2103000001010
Pat O'Connor283000001010
Paul Russo223300000000
Ray Crawford2233000001010
Sam Hanks2193000001010
Walt Faulkner253100001010
1956Kurtis KraftAl Herman22280000001010
Al Keller22140000000110
Andy Linden22270000001010
Bob Christie22130000000110
Bob Veith2270000000110
Dick Rathmann2250200000101
Duke Dinsmore22170000000110
Ed Elisian22230000001010
Eddie Russo22230000001010
Fred Agabashian22120000000110
Jack Turner22250000001010
Jim Rathmann22200000000101
Jimmy Daywalt22240000001010
Johnnie Parsons2240300000110
Johnnie Tolan22210000000110
Johnny Boyd22300000001010
Keith Andrews22260000001010
Pat O'Connor22180000000101
Paul Russo22330100001010
Ray Crawford22290000001010
Rodger Ward2280000000110
Sam Hanks2220600000110
Troy Ruttman22310000001010
1957Kurtis KraftAl Keller15270000001001
Andy Linden1550200000101
Bill Cheesbourg15260000001010
Bob Christie15130000000110
Don Edmunds15190000001010
Don Freeland15170000001001
Ed Elisian15290000001001
Eddie Johnson15250000001001
Eddie Russo15320000001010
Elmer George15330000001001
Fred Agabashian15220000001001
Jack Turner15110000000101
Jimmy Daywalt15280000001010
Jimmy Reece15180000001001
Johnnie Parsons15160000001001
Johnnie Tolan15200000001010
Johnny Boyd1560000000101
Marshall Teague1570000000110
Mike Magill15240000001001
Pat O'Connor1580000010101
Paul Russo1540300000101
1958EpperlyGeorge Amick424600000110
Jim Rathmann454200001010
Jimmy Bryan414801000101
1959EpperlyJimmy Bryan4333000001010
Johnny Boyd463000001001
Paul Goldsmith453200001010
1960WatsonChuck Stevenson23150000000101
Dick Rathmann23310000001001
Jim Rathmann2310801000101
Len Sutton23300000001001
Lloyd Ruby2370000000101
Rodger Ward2320600000101
Troy Ruttman23200000000101

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