Dempsey Cothrin Wilson (March 11, 1927 – April 23, 1971) was a race driver from the United States. He entered the five Indianapolis 500 races of 1956 through 1960, but only qualified for the race in 1958 (finishing 15th) and 1960 (finished last after an early breakdown). He also ran in the race in 1961 and 1963. Wilson died in 1971 after a long battle with mesothelioma.

Formula One Statistical Overview[edit | edit source]

Formula One Record[edit | edit source]

Year Entrant Team WDC Points WDC Pos.
1956 Martin Brothers Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0 NC
Marquette Tool Silnes-Offenhauser
1957 Martin Brothers Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0 NC
1958 Bob Sorenson Kuzma-Offenhauser 0 NC
1959 Novi Racing Kurtis Kraft-Novi 0 NC
Central Excavating/Pete Salemi Kuzma-Offenhauser
1960 Bryant Heating Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser 0 NC

Career Results[edit | edit source]

Complete Formula One results
Year 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Pts Pos
1956 Flag of Argentina.svg Flag of Monaco.svg 48-star U S flag.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Italy.svg 0 NC
DNQ
1957 Flag of Argentina.svg Flag of Monaco.svg 48-star U S flag.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Abruzzo bandiera.svg Flag of Italy.svg 0 NC
DNQ
1958 Flag of Argentina.svg Flag of Monaco.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg 48-star U S flag.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Portugal.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of Morocco.svg 0 NC
15th
1959 Flag of Monaco.svg 48-star U S flag.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Germany.svg Flag of Portugal.svg Flag of Italy.svg US flag 49 stars.svg 0 NC
DNQ
1960 Flag of Argentina.svg Flag of Monaco.svg US flag 49 stars.svg Flag of the Netherlands.svg Flag of Belgium.svg Flag of France.svg Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Flag of Portugal.svg Flag of Italy.svg Flag of the United States.svg 0 NC
33rd


Key
Symbol Meaning Symbol Meaning
1st Winner Ret Retired
2nd Podium finish DSQ Disqualified
3rd DNQ Did not qualify
5th Points finish DNPQ Did not pre-qualify
14th Non-points finish TD Test driver
NC Non-classified finish (<90% race distance) DNS Did not start
Italics Scored point(s) for Fastest Lap [+] More Symbols
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