Randy Lewis (racing driver)

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John Ranson Lewis III (born July 18, 1945 in Charlotte, North Carolina), better known as Randy Lewis is a five-time starter of the Indianapolis 500 USA automobile race. His best starting position was 11th in 1988 and 1989. His best finish was 14th in 1990 and 1991. His last race at Indy was the 1991 Indianapolis 500. In his 81 CART starts his best finish was an 8th in 1987. He started his career in Formula Three in Europe and gradually moved up to the Formula 5000, then the Can-Am series.[1]

Motorsports career results[edit]

American open–wheel results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position)

CART/Indy Car[edit]

Year Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Rank Points
1983 Sequential Circuits/AGFA United States
ATL
United States
IND
United States
MIL
United States
CLE
United States
MIS1
United States
ROA
United States
POC
United States
RIV
United States
MDO
United States
MIS2
United States
LVG
United States
LAG
13
United States
PHX
37th 0
1984 Machinists Union Racing United States
LBG
United States
PHX1
United States
IND
United States
MIL
United States
POR
United States
MEA
DNQ
United States
CLE
26
United States
MIS1
United States
ROA
DNQ
United States
POC
United States
MDO
United States
SAN
United States
MIS2
United States
PHX2
52nd 0
Wysard Motor Co. United States
LAG
19
United States
LVG
23
1986 Buckner Racing United States
PHX
United States
LBG
10
United States
IND
United States
MIL
United States
POR
United States
MEA
10
United States
CLE
20
Canada
TOR
11
United States
MIS
United States
POC
United States
MDO
15
Canada
SAN
United States
MCH
United States
ROA
24
United States
LAG
18
United States
PHX
United States
MIA
14
25th 8
1987 Leader Card Racing United States
LBG
8
United States
PHX
19
United States
IND
32
United States
MIL
19
United States
POR
8
United States
MEA
23
United States
CLE
12
Canada
TOR
9
United States
MIS
15
United States
POC
16
United States
ROA
13
United States
MDO
22
United States
NAZ
DNQ
United States
LAG
19
United States
MIA
19
21st 15
1988 Leader Card Racing United States
PHX
17
United States
LBG
21
United States
IND
15
United States
MIL
21
United States
POR
22
United States
CLE
21
Canada
TOR
21
United States
MEA
13
United States
MIS
14
United States
POC
20
United States
MDO
21
United States
ROA
9
United States
NAZ
United States
LAG
15
United States
MIA
10
29th 7
1989 Dick Simon Racing United States
PHX
13
United States
LBG
15
United States
IND
29
United States
MIL
15
United States
DET
16
United States
POR
16
United States
CLE
23
United States
MEA
16
Canada
TOR
15
United States
MIS
27
United States
POC
18
United States
MDO
17
United States
ROA
14
United States
NAZ
United States
LAG
16
35th 0
1990 Arciero Racing United States
PHX
21
United States
LBG
22
United States
IND
14
United States
MIL
14
United States
DET
12
United States
POR
16
Canada
CLE
21
United States
MEA
22
United States
TOR
17
United States
MIS
12
United States
DEN
16
Canada
VAN
17
United States
MDO
28
United States
ROA
21
United States
NAZ
20
United States
LAG
22
28th 2
1991 Dale Coyne Racing Australia
SUR
13
United States
LBG
15
United States
PHX
19
United States
IND
14
United States
MIL
United States
DET
United States
POR
United States
CLE
United States
MEA
14
Canada
TOR
12
United States
MIS
16
United States
DEN
17
Canada
VAN
United States
MDO
15
United States
ROA
22
United States
NAZ
United States
LAG
26
29th 1

Series Summary

Years Teams Starts Points Poles Wins Podiums
(Non-win)
Top 10s
(Non-podium)
Championships
8 8 81 33 0 0 0 7 0

Indy 500 results[edit]

Year Chassis Engine Start Finish
1987 March 87C Cosworth 23rd 32nd
1988 Lola T8800 Cosworth 11th 15th
1989 Lola T8900 Cosworth 11th 29th
1990 Penske PC-17 Buick 12th 14th
1991 Lola T9000 Cosworth DFS 31st 14th

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Murphy, Linda (2005-04-21). Athletes and wine. San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved on 2010-05-20.