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Red Hamilton

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Red Hamilton, 21st October 2010. Copyright Sherry Martin, 2010. Used with permission.

Red Hamilton, 21st October 2010. Copyright Sherry Martin, 2010. Used with permission.

Born:

10 Jun 1926
Pana, Illinois

Nationality:

United States

Grands Prix:

0 (1953)

Indy 500s:

0 (1953)

Dirt track driver who also raced midget and stockcars in the late 1940's and the 1950's. He was the 1948 St. Louis Auto Racing Association Midget Championship winner. Still alive, now living in an assisted living facility in Victorville, California, where he moved to from Hesperia after the death of his wife in 2010. Although frail, he's still in good health. He loves old cars and still follows the sport. Red's real name is Robert.

Biography last updated 28 Dec 2015