Danny Ongais from United States in Motorsport. Full information

Danny Ongais: Find out all the information about the race driver. And also his results, team and cars in each race!

Danny Ongais is race driver from United States. Born 21st May 1942, 82 years old. Participant of USAC. Participant of Indy 500. Participant of Formula 1. Participant of CART. Participant of Le Mans 24 Hours. Participant of IRL. During the performances, he earned 5802 points.

First race: 1976 California 500
First win: 1977 Michigan Indycars
Last win: 1978 Michigan Indycars
Last race: 1997 Disney World Indycars

Top 5 main opponents on the track:

Bobby Unser
Al Unser
Mike Mosley
Dick Simon
Tom Sneva

All the years that Danny Ongais took part in Motorsport

USAC

Year Points Position Wins Poles
1976 0 - 0 0

Formula 1

Year Points Position Wins Poles
1977 0 - 0 0

USAC

Year Points Position Wins Poles
1977 935 12 1 3

Formula 1

Year Points Position Wins Poles
1978 0 - 0 0

USAC

Year Points Position Wins Poles
1978 2662 8 5 8
1979 0 - 0 0

CART

Year Points Position Wins Poles
1979 1473 6 0 0
1980 601 15 0 0
1981 0 - 0 0
1982 0 - 0 0
1983 14 20 0 0
1984 53 10 0 0
1985 14 23 0 0
1986 0 - 0 0
1987 0 - 0 0

IRL

Year Points Position Wins Poles
1996 28 29 0 0
1997 22 42 0 0

List of tracks where Danny Ongais raced

Track Best Race Position Best position in qualification Total Races
Buenos Aires 21 1
Jacarepagua 23 1
Silverstone 15 1 1
Brands Hatch 9 3 1
Mosport Park 1 1 3
Le Mans 8 3
Indianapolis 4 2 12
Caesars Palace 17 18 1
Mexico City 24 3 1
Zandvoort 32 1
Phoenix 4 1 9
Watkins Glen 3 3 3
Riverside 10 13 1
Long Beach 29 3
Milwaukee 1 1 7
Trenton 4 2 5
Atlanta 6 2 4
Nazareth 26 1
Michigan 1 1 15
Ontario 1 3 7
Pocono 5 1 7
Texas World Speedway 1 1 3
Mid-Ohio 5 5 2
Cleveland 28 22 2
Elkhart Lake 18 17 1
Laguna Seca 21 18 1
Portland 11 21 1
Meadowlands 18 23 1
Sanair 23 19 1
Tamiami Park 6 19 2
Disney World 13 16 1

List of teams Danny Ongais was a part of

Team Best Race Position Best position in qualification Total Races
Ensign 21 2
Shadow 29 2
Penske 7 22 2
Patrick Racing 5 7 7
Armstrong Mould Racing Team 11 12 1
Interscope Racing 1 1 82
Team Menard 7 33 1
Team ASC 23 16 1
Chitwood Motorsports 13 16 1
Porsche Kremer Racing 8 2
Italya Sport Team Le Mans 25 1

List of all the cars Danny Ongais drove

Parnelli VPJ6B

Cosworth TC

Best Race Position: 1
Best position in qualification: 1
Total Races: 10

Penske PC4

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Best Race Position: 7
Best position in qualification: 22
Total Races: 2

Ensign N177

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Best Race Position:
Best position in qualification: 21
Total Races: 2

Parnelli VPJ6C

VPJ Cosworth

Best Race Position: 1
Best position in qualification: 1
Total Races: 2

Shadow DN9

Ford Cosworth DFV V8 3.0

Best Race Position:
Best position in qualification: 29
Total Races: 2

Parnelli VPJ6B

VPJ Cosworth

Best Race Position: 1
Best position in qualification: 1
Total Races: 8

Parnelli VPJ6C

Cosworth TC

Best Race Position: 4
Best position in qualification: 27
Total Races: 1

Porsche 935 K3/80

Porsche

Best Race Position:
Best position in qualification: 8
Total Races: 1

Orbitor Mk1

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 11
Best position in qualification: 12
Total Races: 1

Parnelli VPJ6B

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 1
Best position in qualification: 1
Total Races: 33

Interscope 022

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 27
Best position in qualification: 21
Total Races: 1

Interscope 003

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 22
Best position in qualification: 9
Total Races: 1

Porsche CK5

Porsche

Best Race Position:
Best position in qualification: 8
Total Races: 1

Wildcat Mk9

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 12
Best position in qualification: 7
Total Races: 1

March 83C

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 5
Best position in qualification: 12
Total Races: 7

March 84C

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 3
Best position in qualification: 6
Total Races: 14

March 85C

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 6
Best position in qualification: 13
Total Races: 7

March 86C

Buick

Best Race Position: 23
Best position in qualification: 16
Total Races: 1

Penske PC16

Chevrolet

Best Race Position:
Best position in qualification:
Total Races: 1

March 87C

Cosworth

Best Race Position: 17
Best position in qualification: 21
Total Races: 3

March 88S

Nissan

Best Race Position:
Best position in qualification: 25
Total Races: 1

Lola T95/00

Buick/Menard

Best Race Position: 7
Best position in qualification: 33
Total Races: 1

Dallara IR7

Aurora

Best Race Position: 13
Best position in qualification: 16
Total Races: 1