Race car Kurtis Kraft 500B (Offenhauser L4 4.5) in motorsport. Full information

Kurtis Kraft 500B

The Kurtis Kraft 500B is a racing car that competed in motorsport from 1953 to 1957.
Powered by a Offenhauser L4 4.5 engine.
During performances he took part in 16 races, won 1 victory and won 0 pole positions.

List of all Kurtis Kraft 500B racers

Driver Best Race Position Best position in qualification Total Races
Jim Rathmann 7 29 3
Eddie Johnson 7 1
Dempsey Wilson 2
Jack Turner 25 24 1
Bill Homeier 1
Eddie Russo 1
Al Herman 28 27 1
Paul Russo 4 2
Rex Easton 17 18 1
Jimmy Davies 3 2
Ray Crawford 23 17 2
Pat Flaherty 1 2 4
Jimmy Reece 2 13 1
Elmer George 33 9 1
Johnnie Parsons 26 2
Fred Agabashian 4 1
Cliff Griffith 1
Keith Andrews 12 15 2
Johnny Fedricks 14 2 4
Andy Linden 17 18 1
Cal Niday 16 1
Ernie Mccoy 16 1
Bob Scott 18 22 1
Bill Holland 15 1

All the years when Kurtis Kraft 500B took part in competitions

Formula 1

Year Points Wins Poles
1953 3 0 0

AAA National Motor Car Championship

Year Points Wins Poles
1953 3 0 0

Formula 1

Year Points Wins Poles
1954 0 0 0

AAA National Motor Car Championship

Year Points Wins Poles
1954 20 0 0

Formula 1

Year Points Wins Poles
1955 4 0 0

AAA National Motor Car Championship

Year Points Wins Poles
1955 644 1 0

Formula 1

Year Points Wins Poles
1956 0 0 0

USAC

Year Points Wins Poles
1956 410 0 0

Formula 1

Year Points Wins Poles
1957 0 0 0

USAC

Year Points Wins Poles
1957 0 0 0

List of tracks where Kurtis Kraft 500B raced

Track Best Race Position Best position in qualification Total Races
Indianapolis 3 9 5
Syracuse 15 17 1
Michigan Fairgrounds 18 2 1
Springfield 14 15 2
Milwaukee 1 2 6
Darlington 27 29 1

List of all victories Kurtis Kraft 500B

Year Winner Race
1955 Pat Flaherty Milwaukee 250

List of races in which Kurtis Kraft 500B was in the lead

Year Grand Prix Driver Leading laps
1953 Indianapolis 500 Fred Agabashian 1
1953 Indianapolis 500 Jim Rathmann 1

List of fastest laps in the race, set by the Kurtis Kraft 500B

Kurtis Kraft 500B has not set any fastest lap in race