William "Bill" Holland (born December 18 1907 in Philadelphia, died May 20 1984 in Tucson) was an American racing driver. An AAA championship driver from 1938 to 1951, then again from 1953 to 1954, he scored 20 victories, including 17 in the 77-race 1946 season, scoring three top-five championship finishing positions, the best being second place in 1947.
He competed in the Indianapolis 500 five times, including three while it was a Formula One championship race, winning the race in 1949 and finishing second the two previous years as well as the following year.
Formula One Statistical OverviewEdit
Formula One RecordEdit
|Year||Entrant||Team||WDC Points||WDC Pos.|
|1950||Blue Crown Spark Plug/Moore||Deidt-Offenhauser||6||7th|
|1951||Ray Crawford Slick Racers*||Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser||0||NC|
|1954||Bardahl/Ed Walsh||Kurtis Kraft-Offenhauser||0||NC|
|Complete Formula One results|
|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|
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