My Formula 5000

John Gimbel started all the Trans-American Championship races last
year with fifth place at Watkins Glen at his best finish, and was ranked
13th in the year-end standings. Racing since 1969, Gimbel started six
Trans-Am sedan events in 1971 but was plagued by a variety of
problems and only finished one event. In 1970 he placed second in
class at the Daytona 24 Hours. Gimbel, a machinist, holds a B.A. in
History from the University of Pennsylvania.
Date
Event
#
Car
Finish
1973
Riverside
13
Matich A50
 
1973
Mid-Ohio
13
Matich A50
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
John Gimbel
Profile 1973
Residents, Oyster Bay, NY
Born 1947