IMCA / UMCA / MVCC

Black Panther Performance History

1948 – 1970

 

 

1948 IMCA Season (Incomplete)

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

February 3, 1948 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

2

27.56

1

-

-

-

-

1

3

  

February 7, 1948 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

-

unk

2

-

-

-

-

2

3

  

February 14, 1948 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

-

Unk.

1

-

-

2

-

-

9

 

February 22, 1948 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

-

unk.

1

-

-

-

3*

-

-**

*This particular race was a match race rather than a consolation race. 

**Frank Luptow dropped out while leading the main event when his rear end let go on the last lap.

  

April 18, 1948 – NSI – Alabama State Fairgrounds Speedway – Birmingham, Alabama – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

2

28.23

1

-

-

-

-

-

6

 

May 30, 1948 – Hawkeye Downs – Cedar Rapids, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

4

26.59

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

June 6, 1948 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

-

unk.

2

-

-

1

-

-

2

 

June 13, 1948 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

1

27.33

1

-

-

-

-

-

2

 

June 20, 1948 – Chippewa Falls Fairgrounds Speedway – Chippewa Falls, WI – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

2

29.22

3

-

-

1

-

-

3

 

July 3, 1948 – Fayette County Raceway – West Union, Iowa – 5/8 mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

-

unk.

1

-

-

-

-

-

2

 

July 5, 1948 – Aurora Downs – Chicago, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

3

28.11

-

-

-

-

-

-

6

 

July 18, 1948 – NSI – Lebanon Raceway – Lebanon, Ohio – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

-

unk.

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 14, 1948 – Ionia County Fairgrounds – Ionia, Michigan – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

-

unk.

-

-

-

-

-

-

2

 

August 15, 1948 – Wisconsin Valley Fairgrounds – Wausau, Wisconsin – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

3

27.67

2

-

-

2

-

-

2

 

August 18, 1948 – Lyons County Fairgrounds – Rock Rapids, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

2

29.66

2

-

-

1

-

-

2

 

August 21, 1948 – Audrain County Fairgrounds – Mexico, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

2

29.10

2

-

-

2

-

-

2

 

August 29, 1948 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

7

29.58

-

3

-

-

-

-

-

 

August 31, 1948 – Howard County Fairgrounds – Cresco, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

2

29.10

2

-

-

-

-

-

2

 

September 3, 1948 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

-

unk.

-

2

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 8, 1948 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

3

27.40

1

-

-

-

-

-

3

 

September 10, 1948 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

4

27.63

-

2

-

1

-

-

3

 

September 11, 1948 – Bethany Fairgrounds Speedway – Bethany, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

5

28.97

4

-

-

-

-

-

3

  

September 25, 1948 – NSI - Fairgrounds Speedway – Nashville, Tennessee – 1 mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

1

40.33

-

1

-

1

-

-

1

 

November 1948 – Speedway Park – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Luptow Hal

Frank Luptow

1

27.93

2

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

1949 IMCA Season

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

February 1, 1949 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

unk.

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

February 5, 1949 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from February 1st were also used for these races.

 

February 6, 1949 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

3

The qualifying times from February 1st were also used for these races.

 

February 10, 1949 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

2

-

-

1

-

-

2

The qualifying time from February 1st was also used for these races.

 

April 3, 1949 – NSI - Columbus Speedway – Columbus, Georgia – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

16

Unk.

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

Frank Luptow also attempted to qualify a car #82 setting the 13th quickest time in time trials in that car.

 

April 10, 1949 – NSI - Alabama State Fairgrounds Speedway – Birmingham, Alabama – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

4

27.29

-

1

-

-

-

-

2

 

April 17, 1949 – NSI – Macon Fairgrounds Speedway – Macon, Georgia – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.56

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

May 8, 1949 – NSI – Danville Fairgrounds Speedway – Danville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

26.88

-

1

-

1

-

-

2

 

May 22, 1949 – NSI – Audrain County Fairgrounds Speedway – Mexico, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

27.05

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

 

May 29, 1949 – NSI – Mower County Fairgrounds Speedway – Austin, Minnesota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.20

1

-

-

2

-

-

1

 

June 12, 1949 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.32

2

-

-

1

-

-

9

 

July 3, 1949 – NSI - Mid-America Fairgrounds Speedway – Topeka, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

27.01

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

 

July 4, 1949 – NSI – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.35

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

July 31, 1949 – Danville Fairgrounds Speedway – Danville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.61

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 7, 1949 – NSI – Aurora Downs – Chicago, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.60

1

-

-

4

-

-

1

 

August 8, 1949 – Cresco Speedway – Cresco, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

27.48

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 10, 1949 – Benton County Speedway – Vinton, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

27.40

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 12, 1949 – Mower County Fairgrounds Speedway – Austin, Minnesota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.17

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 13, 1949 – Mower County Fairgrounds Speedway – Austin, Minnesota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

2

The qualifying times from August 12th were also used for these races.

 

August 14, 1949 – Wisconsin Valley Fairgrounds Speedway – Wausau, Wisconsin – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.09

1

-

-

2

-

-

1

 

August 17, 1949 – Rapid Speedway – Rock Rapids, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.62

1

-

-

2

-

-

1

 

August 21, 1949 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.67

1

-

-

1

-

-

1

 

August 26, 1949 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.75

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 27, 1949 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

The qualifying times from August 21st were also used for these races.

 

August 28, 1949 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

The qualifying times from August 26th were also used for these races.

 

September 1, 1949 – Mason City Fairgrounds Speedway – Mason City, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.70

-

-

1

-

-

-

1

 

September 3, 1949 – Mason City Fairgrounds Speedway – Mason City, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

2

The qualifying times from September 1st were also used for these races.

 

September 4, 1949 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.30

-

1

-

2

-

-

1

 

September 5, 1949 – Bethany Fairgrounds Speedway – Bethany, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.81

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 6, 1949 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

Time trials and the feature race were rained out.

 

September 7, 1949 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.47

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 8, 1949 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.12

1

-

-

2

-

-

1

 

September 24, 1949 – Fairgrounds Speedway – Nashville, Tennessee – 1 mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

39.72

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

October 7, 1949 – Alabama State Fairgrounds Speedway – Birmingham, Alabama – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.12

1

-

-

1

-

-

1

 

October 8, 1949 – Alabama State Fairgrounds Speedway – Birmingham, Alabama – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from October 8th were also used for these races.

 

October 22, 1949 – Louisiana State Fair Speedway – Shreveport, Louisiana – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.57

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

October 23, 1949 – Louisiana State Fair Speedway – Shreveport, Louisiana – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.57

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

The qualifying times from October 22nd were also used for these races.

 

1950 IMCA Season

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

January 15, 1950 – Pompano Beach Speedway – Pompano, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

N.T.

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

January 31, 1950 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.91

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

February 4, 1950 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from January 31st were also used for these races.

 

February 11, 1950 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from January 31st were also used for these races.

 

May 7, 1950 – Danville Fairgrounds Speedway – Danville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.23

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

May 14, 1950 – Peoria Fairgrounds Speedway – Peoria, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

1

-

-

1

 

May 28, 1950 – Aurora Downs – Chicago, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

3

26.15

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

May 30, 1950 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.61

2

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

June 11, 1950 – Jacksonville Raceway – Jacksonville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.20

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

July 4, 1950 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

4

27.99

-

1

-

-

-

-

2

 

July 22, 1950 – Harrisburg Speedway – Harrisburg, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

27.82

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

 

July 29, 1950 – Scotland County Raceway – Memphis, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.31

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

July 30, 1950 – Danville Fairgrounds Speedway – Danville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

24.73

-

1

-

-

-

-

2

 

August 10, 1950 – Wisconsin Valley Fairgrounds Speedway – Wausau, Wisconsin – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.70

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 12, 1950 – Fond du Lac Speedway – Fond du Lac, Wisconsin – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

29.07

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 13, 1950 – Ozark Empire Fairgrounds Speedway – Springfield, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.33

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 16, 1950 – Rapid Speedway – Rock Rapids, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

27.33

-

1

-

-

-

-

2

 

August 18, 1950 – DePere Speedway – DePere, Wisconsin – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.75

1

-

-

1

-

-

1

 

August 19, 1950 – Algona Raceway – Algona, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

25.54

-

1

-

-

-

-

2

 

August 20, 1950 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.38

1

-

-

1

-

-

1

 

August 24, 1950 – Eldon Raceway – Eldon, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.67

1

-

-

-

-

1

1

 

August 25, 1950 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

24.72

-

1

-

-

-

-

2

 

August 26, 1950 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from August 20th were also used for these races.

 

August 28, 1950 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from August 26th were also used for these races.

 

August 31, 1950 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

3

The qualifying times from August 26th were also used for these races.

 

September 1, 1950 – Peoria Fairgrounds Speedway – Peoria, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

3

27.54

1

-

-

-

-

-

2

 

September 3, 1950 – Bethany Fairgrounds Speedway – Bethany, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

26.65

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 3, 1950 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.12

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 5, 1950 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

25.46

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 6, 1950 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from September 5th were also used for these races.

 

September 7, 1950 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

1

-

-

1

The qualifying times from September 3rd were also used for these races.

 

September 23, 1950 – Fairgrounds Speedway – Nashville, Tennessee – 1 mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

38.05

-

-

-

-

1

-

1

 

September 24, 1950 – Jacksonville Raceway – Jacksonville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.11

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

October 6, 1950 – Alabama State Fairgrounds Speedway – Birmingham, Alabama – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

2

 

October 7, 1950 – Alabama State Fairgrounds Speedway – Birmingham, Alabama – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

October 21, 1950 – Louisiana State Fair Speedway – Shreveport, Louisiana – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

October 22, 1950 – Louisiana State Fair Speedway – Shreveport, Louisiana – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

1951 IMCA Season

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

January 30, 1951 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.78

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

February 3, 1951 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from January 30th were also used for these races.

 

February 10, 1951 – Plant Field – Tampa, Florida – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from January 30th were also used for these races.

 

May 13, 1951 – Jacksonville Raceway – Jacksonville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

23.98

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

May 20, 1951 – Peoria Fairgrounds Speedway – Peoria, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.24

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

May 27, 1951 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

3

26.23

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

June 3, 1951 – Riverside Stadium – Kansas City, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.63

2

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

June 10, 1951 – Hal-Pack – Webster City, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.71

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

June 24, 1951 – Aurora Downs – Chicago, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

3

 

July 1, 1951 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

20.14

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

July 4, 1951 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

July 27, 1951 – Scotland County Raceway – Memphis, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

July 29, 1951 – Danville Fairgrounds Speedway – Danville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.77

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

August 9, 1951 – Wisconsin Valley Fairgrounds Speedway – Wausau, Wisconsin – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.91

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 10, 1951 – Mower County Fairgrounds Speedway – Austin, Minnesota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 11, 1951 – Fond du Lac Speedway – Fond du Lac, Wisconsin – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.01

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 12, 1951 – Ozark Empire Fairgrounds Speedway – Springfield, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.55

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 15, 1951 – Algona Raceway – Algona, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.01

1

-

-

-

-

-

7

 

August 17, 1951 – Jackson Speedway – Jackson, Minnesota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

26.70

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 19, 1951 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

There were no time trials for these races due to rain.

 

August 23, 1951 – Eldon Raceway – Eldon, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.64

-

-

1

-

-

-

2

 

August 25, 1951 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri – 1 mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

40.11

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

 

August 26, 1951 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

2

 

August 28, 1951 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

2

20.73

-

1

-

1*

-

1**

1

*Luptow’s time for the 3-lap dash of 1:06.24 was claimed by IMCA to have been a “world record” for that distance.

**This particular race was a match race rather than an Australian Pursuit.  Luptow’s time of 2:33.26 for the 7 laps was claimed by IMCA to have been a “world record” for that distance.

 

August 30, 1951 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

20.78

3

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

August 31, 1951 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.30

2

-

-

-

-

-

3

 

September 1, 1951 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

The qualifying times from August 31st were also used for these races.

 

September 2, 1951 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.30

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 3, 1951 – Bethany Fairgrounds Speedway – Bethany, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

There were no time trials for these races due to rain.

 

September 4, 1951 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.30

-

-

1

-

-

-

1

 

September 5, 1951 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from September 4th were also used for these races.

 

September 6, 1951 – Dakota State Fair Speedway – Huron, South Dakota – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from September 4th were also used for these races.

 

September 7, 1951 – Hal-Pack – Webster City, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 11, 1951 – Clay County Fairgrounds Racetrack – Spencer, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

25.41

2

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 15, 1951 – Clay County Fairgrounds Racetrack – Spencer, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

The qualifying times from September 11th were also used for these races.

 

September 22, 1951 – Fairgrounds Speedway – Nashville, Tennessee – 1 mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 25, 1951 – Oklahoma State Fairgrounds Speedway – Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

1

24.91

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 26, 1951 – Oklahoma State Fairgrounds Speedway – Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

-

The qualifying times from September 25th were also used for these races.

 

October 5, 1951 – Alabama State Fairgrounds Speedway – Birmingham, Alabama – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

3

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

October 6, 1951 – Alabama State Fairgrounds Speedway – Birmingham, Alabama – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

2

 

October 20, 1951 – Louisiana State Fair Speedway – Shreveport, Louisiana – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

3

25.69

2

-

-

-

-

-

2

 

October 21, 1951 – Louisiana State Fair Speedway – Shreveport, Louisiana – ½ mile

9

Frank Luptow

Black Panther

Frank Luptow

-

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

1

 

1952 UMCA Season.

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

June 8, 1952 – Cloud County Fairgrounds – Concordia, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Larry Crist

Black Panther

Larry Crist

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

Crist crashed into the outside fence while leading the 2nd heat race.

 

July 19, 1952 – Sportsman Park – Oakley, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Larry Crist

Black Panther

Larry Crist

-

-

-

-

-

1

-

-

-

 

July 20, 1952 – Decatur County Fairgrounds – Oberlin, Kansas – 5/8 mile

9

Larry Crist

Black Panther

Larry Crist

-

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

 

1953 UMCA Season

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

July 26, 1953 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Don Brown

Harkness Hal

Keith Harkness

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

A blown head gasket kept the car from finishing.

  

September 6, 1953 – Cheyenne Speedway – Hoisington, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Don Brown

Harkness Hal

Keith Harkness

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

October 4, 1953 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Hal

Keith Harkness

12

29.87

1

-

-

-

-

-

5

 

1954 UMCA Season

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

May 2, 1954 – Dickenson County Fairgrounds – Abilene, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Hal

Keith Harkness

5

26.50

-

-

-

-

-

-

DNS

Did not start the feature due to a broken oil line.

  

September 1, 1954 – Seward County Speedway – Liberal, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

1

27.28

-

-

2

-

-

-

1

 

1954 IMCA Season

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

May 30, 1954 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Hal

Keith Harkness

15

25.49

-

-

-

-

-

4

-

 

May 31, 1954 – Robbins Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Hal

Keith Harkness

5

25.02

4

-

3

-

-

-

-

A “Match Race” replaced the 3rd heat race.

 

June 6, 1954 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Hal

Keith Harkness

17

28.14

-

-

7

-

-

-

-

A “Match Race” replaced the 3rd heat race.

 

July 4, 1954 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

13

25.96

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

A “Match Race” replaced the 3rd heat race.

 

August 11, 1954 – Fort William Expo – Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

7

29.34

2

-

-

-

3

-

5

 

August 12, 1954 – Fort William Expo – Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

4

28.80

-

3

1

-

-

-

3

A “Match Race” replaced the 3rd heat race.

 

August 15, 1954 – Saint Louis County Fairgrounds – Hibbing, Minnesota – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

3

27.01

3

-

-

-

-

3

4

 

August 19, 1954 – Wausau Fairgrounds – Wausau, Wisconsin – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

7

28.07

5

-

1

-

-

-

6

A “Match Race” replaced the 3rd heat race.

 

August 21, 1954 – Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds – Davenport, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

10

28.80

-

1

-

-

-

-

7

 

August 22, 1954 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

10

28.49

-

4

-

-

-

-

-

 

August 29, 1954 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

12

28.02

-

3

-

-

-

-

8

 

September 2, 1954 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

9

22.75

2

-

-

-

-

-

6

 

September 3, 1954 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

17

28.02

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

The qualifying times from August 29th were also used for these races.

 

September 4, 1954 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

17

28.02

-

4

-

-

4

-

-

The qualifying times from August 29th were also used for these races.

 

September 5, 1954 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

15

28.80

-

-

-

-

-

3

-

 

September 6, 1954 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

10

28.02

-

-

2

-

-

2

7

The qualifying times from August 29th were also used for these races.

 

September 9, 1954 – Nebraska State Fairgrounds Speedway – Lincoln, Nebraska – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

-

28.80

-

-

-

-

-

3

-

The qualifying times from September 5th were also used for these races.

 

September 12, 1954 – Mid-America Fairgrounds Speedway - Topeka, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

13

28.12

4

-

-

-

1

-

-

 

September 14, 1954 – Mid-America Fairgrounds Speedway - Topeka, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

13

28.12

3

-

-

-

-

1

-

The qualifying times from September 12th were also used for these races.

 

October 6, 1954 – Tulsa Fairgrounds Speedway – Tulsa, Oklahoma – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

4

27.45

2

-

-

-

-

-

3

 

October 7, 1954 – Tulsa Fairgrounds Speedway – Tulsa, Oklahoma – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

3

27.45

1

-

-

-

-

-

9

The qualifying times from October 6th were also used for these races.

 

October 30, 1954 – Shreveport Fairgrounds – Shreveport, Louisiana – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

10

26.53

-

5

7

-

-

-

-

 

1955 IMCA Season

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

August 21, 1955 – Missouri State Fairgrounds – Sedalia, Missouri – 1 mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Harkness Offy

Keith Harkness

-

-

3

-

-

-

-

-

3

 

1956 UMCA & IMCA Season (Incomplete)

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

 

August 10, 1956 – Buchanan County Fairgrounds – Independence, Iowa – 1/3 mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Wheat State Special

Emmett Taylor

-

Unk.

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

August 28, 1956 – Seward County Speedway – Liberal, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Wheat State Special

Emmett Taylor

1

Unk.

1

-

1

-

-

-

1

 

August 29, 1956 – Seward County Speedway – Liberal, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Wheat State Special

Emmett Taylor

-

Unk.

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

1957  – The car was raced by driver Charlie Lutkie on the IMCA, UMCA, and USA  circuits

 

1958 IMCA Season (Incomplete)

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

September 17, 1958 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

-

-

-

8

-

-

 

1959 IMCA & USA Season (Incomplete) – also won the USA sprint car title in 1959.

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

June 7, 1959 – Iowa State Fairgrounds Speedway – Des Moines, Iowa – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

June 14, 1959 – Morgan County Fairgrounds – Jacksonville, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

-

1

-

-

-

1

 

July 5, 1959 – Bureau County Fairgrounds – Princeton, Illinois – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

1

-

-

-

-

1

 

September 19, 1959 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

-

-

-

4

-

10

 

September 22, 1959 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

-

1

-

-

-

4

 

1961 IMCA Season (Incomplete)

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

July 28, 1961 – Lakeside Speedway - Kansas City, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

A crash involving Jerry Shumaker ended Lutkie’s day.

 

August 19, 1961 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

2

-

-

-

-

12

 

August 26, 1961 – Sedalia State Fair Speedway – Sedalia, Missouri – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

-

-

-

3

-

-

 

September 9, 1961 – Mid America Fairgrounds – Topeka, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

7

-

-

2

-

Unk.

Crashed with Harold Leep in the Main event but contained on in the race

 

September 20, 1961 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

-

7

-

-

2

-

9

 

1962 MVCC Season (Incomplete)

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

May 30, 1962 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

3

22.73

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

1962 IMCA Season (Incomplete)

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

September 19, 1962 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

Unk.

4

-

-

-

-

-

9

 

1963 – Performance history has not been located.

 

1964 MVCC Season (Incomplete)

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

August 29, 1964 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

9

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

1

22.15

2

-

-

1

-

-

1

 

1965 – Performance history has not been located.

 

1966 BCRA Season (Incomplete)

May 29, 1966 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

1

22.01

-

-

-

2

2

-

2

 

September 17, 1966 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

September 19, 1966 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

September 20, 1966 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

 

1966 Non-Sanctioned Super Modified Season

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

 

May 8, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

4

20.818

-

1

-

-

-

-

-

 

May 15, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

NT

NT

-

-

-

-

-

-

8

 

May 29, 1966 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

1

22.01

-

-

-

2

2

-

2

 

May 29, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

6

21.149

1

-

-

-

-

-

8

 

May 30, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

June 4, 1966 – Air Capital Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

6

 

June 18, 1966 – Air Capital Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

7

23.07

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

June 19, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

10

21.25

1

-

-

-

-

-

7

 

June 26, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

4

 

June 27, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

3

19.97

-

-

-

-

-

-

4

 

July 3, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

6

20.43

-

1

-

-

-

-

2

 

July 4, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

3

20.09

-

-

-

-

-

-

3

 

July 9, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

1

-

3

-

-

2

 

July 10, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

3

20.60

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

July 17, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

2

20.20

-

-

-

1

-

-

3

 

July 24, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

8

21.01

1

-

-

-

-

-

6

 

September 3, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

-

-

2

-

-

1

 

September 4, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

2

19.88

-

-

-

1

2

-

-

 

September 5, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

7

 

September 6, 1966 – 81 Speedway – Wichita, Kansas – 3/8 mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

7

19.93

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

1967 BCRA Season (Incomplete)

July 15, 1967 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

10

23.53

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

August 25, 1967 – Belleville High Banks – Belleville, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

9

23.13

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

1968 BCRA Season (Incomplete)

September 16, 1968 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

2

-

-

-

-

-

 

September 17, 1968 – Kansas State Fairgrounds – Hutchinson, Kansas – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Bob Garner

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

 

1969 –Performance history has not been located.

 

1970 IMCA Season (Incomplete)

 

Car #

Driver

Car Name

Car Owner

Qual.

Pos.

Qual.

Time

1st

Heat

2nd

Heat

3rd

Heat

Dash

Consi.

Pursuit

Main

Event

  

October 3, 1970 – Oklahoma State Fairgrounds Speedway – Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – ½ mile

15

Mike Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

-

NT

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

 

October 4, 1970 – Oklahoma State Fairgrounds Speedway – Oklahoma City, Oklahoma – ½ mile

15

Charlie Lutkie

Black Panther

Charlie Lutkie

20

24.66

-

-

7

-

-

-

-

An accident while leading a Semi-Final race ended Lutkie’s day.

 

 

 

 

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