Cheever Jr, Eddie McKay (USA)

b 10/1/1958 (Phoenix)


1971 - Drove first Kart race as Pista d'Oro, Rome
1973 - Won International 100cc European and Italian Kart Championships.
1974 - Won Italian and European Kart championships. F.Ford.
1975 - UK F3 (Team Modus), 4 wins
1976 - F2 (Project-4), 3 wins
1977 - F2 (Ralt-BMW), 2nd, 40 points. 1 win, Rouen. German Touring cars.
       Ferrari test drive
1978 - 3 F1 attempts (2 Theodore, 1 Hesketh), DNQ=2. F2: 2nd at Rouen, Enna
1979 - F2 (Osella), 3 wins (Silverstone, Pau, Zandvoort)
1980 - 14 F1 attempts (Osella), DNQ=4, ret=9, 12th Italy. Sportscars for
       Lancia. Won round of World Championship of Makes with Patrese, 2nd at
       Brands Hatch and Watkins Glen with Alboreto
1981 - 15 F1 attempts (Tyrrell), DNQ=2, 10 points, J11th. (4th GB GP)
1982 - 15 F1 attempts (Ligier), DNQ=1, 15 points, 12th (2nd US GP)
1983 - 15 F1 attempts (Renault), 22 points, J6th (2nd Canada)
1984 - 16 F1 attempts (Benetton), 3 points, J16th. DNQ Monaco. 4th Brazil
1985 - 16 F1 attempts (Benetton), 0 points
1986 - 1 F1 attempts (Team Haas), retired (US GP). Drove TWR Jaguar in
       endurance racing, winning at Silverstone. Indycar debut at Miami
       (Frank Arciero) - Q11, crashed 2nd lap
1987 - 16 F1 attempts (Arrows), 7 points. (4th Belgium, Mexico)
1988 - 16 F1 attempts (Arrows), 6 points. (3rd Italy)
1989 - 16 F1 attempts (Arrows), 6 points. (3rd US GP, 5th Italy)
1990 - Indycars, Rookie of the Year. (3rd at Detroit, Toronto, 4th Michigan)
1991 - Indycars, 9th (3rd Long Beach)
1992 - Indycars (Ganassi), 2nd Phoenix, 4th Indy 500
1993 - Indycars (Turley Motorsports), 6th at Elkhart Lake for Dick Simon
1994 - 8th in Indy 500 for Team Menard, did final 7 races for A.J.Foyt.
1995 - Indycars (Foyt - Lola Ford), (4th Long Beach, 5th Nazareth)
1996 - IRL, 4th Indy 500.
1997 - IRL (Team Cheever G-Force Aurora), 4th, 230 pts
       May 27  Indianapolis 500        ret, time chain, 84 laps (Q11)
       Jun 7   Texas Motor Speedway    6th, -2 laps
       Jun 29  Pikes Peak Raceway      4th, 200 laps
       Jul 27  Charlotte               6th, -2 laps
       Aug 17  New Hampshire           9th, -2 laps
       Oct 11  Las Vegas               >10th
1998 - IRL (Dallara Oldsmobile)
       Jan 24  Disney World            >10th
       Mar 22  Phoenix                 10th, -4 laps
       May 24  Indy 500                        1st, 3:26:40.52
       Jun 6   Texas Motor Speedway    accident
       Jun 28  New Hampshire           9th, -2 laps
       Jul 19  Dover Downs             accident
       Jul 26  Charlotte               >10th
       Aug 16  Pikes Peak              8th, 199 laps
       Aug 29  Atlanta                 3rd, 208 laps
       Sep 20  Texas Motor Speedway    >10th
       Oct 4   Las Vegas               5th, 207 laps
1999 - IRL (Dallara Aurora)
       Jan 24  Walt Disney World       1st, 1:41:14.800
       Mar 28  Phoenix                 ret/127 laps/accident
       May 30  Indianapolis 500        ret/139 laps/engine
       Jun 12  Texas Motor Speedway    >10th
       Jun 27  Pikes Peak              4th
       Jul 17  Atlanta                 6th, -1 lap
       Aug 1   Dover Downs             accident
       Aug 29  Pikes Peak              11th
       Sep 26  Las Vegas               ret/engine
       Oct 17  Texas Motor Speedway    4th
       IROC, 7th: accident Daytona, 8th Talladega, 3rd Indianapolis.
2000 - IRL (Riley & Scott Aurora): 3rd, 257 pts
       Jan 29   Disney World Speedway           3rd
       Mar 19   Phoenix                         10th, -1 lap
       Apr 23   Las Vegas MS                    11th, -7 laps
       Team Cheever Dallara-Infiniti
       May 28   Indianapolis                    5th, 2h59m18.157
       Jun 11   Texas Motor Speedway            9th, -1 lap
       Jun 18   Pikes Peak                      1st, 1h28m44.257
       Jul 15   Atlanta                         ret/engine
       Aug 27   Kentucky Speedway               4th, 1h49m44.358
       Oct 15   Texas Motor Speedway            2nd, 1h43m36.066
       IROC, 5th, 46 pts (1st Michigan).
2001 - IRL (Team Cheever Dallara-Infiniti): 8th, 261 pts
       Mar 18   Phoenix                         19th/ret
       Apr 8    Homestead                       9th, 199 laps
       Apr 28   Atlanta                         ret/34 laps/engine
       May 27   Indy 500                        ret/108 laps/electrical
       Jun 9    Texas Motor Speedway            12th, 195 laps, accident
       Jun 30   Richmond                        13th, 213 laps, accident
       Jul 8    Kansas Speedway                 1st, 200 laps
       Jul 22   Nashville                       15th, 98 laps, accident
       Aug 12   Kentucky Speedway               ret/105 laps/clutch
       Aug 26   Gateway Park                    4th, +4.0551s
       Sep 2    Chicagoland                     3rd, +2.6879
       Oct 7    Texas Motor Speedway            ret/91 laps/electrics
       IROC: 4th, 47 pts
2002 - IRL (Cheever Racing Dallara-Infiniti): 10th, 280 pts
       Mar 2    Homestead                       25th/2 laps/accident
       Mar 17   Phoenix                         15th/103 laps/accident
       Mar 24   Fontana                         20th/190 laps/engine
       Apr 21   Nazareth                        7th, 2h14m48.3751
       May 26   Indy 500                        5th, 3h00m13.3263
       Jun 8    Texas Motor Speedway            19th/126 laps/accident
       Jun 16   Pikes Peak                      8th, 1h51m24.521
       Jun 29   Richmond                        14th/180 laps/accident
       Jul 7    Kansas                          16th/190 laps
       Jul 28   Michigan                        22nd/165 laps/accident
       Aug 11   Kentucky                        11th, 1h59m18.1289
       Aug 25   Gateway                         10th, -2 laps
       Sep 8    Chicagoland                     5th, 2h04m39.6426
       Sep 15   Texas Motor Speedway            8th, -1 laps
2005  GP Masters: Kyalami, 7th, 51m19.272
2006  Grand-Am (Cheever Racing Crawford-Lexus DP03): 39th, 153 pts
       Jan 28-29 Daytona 24 Hrs			17th, 669 laps	   with C.Fittipaldi, P.Carpentier
       Mar 4	Mexico City			6th, 2h39m13.559	C.Fittipaldi
       Mar 25	Homestead			2nd, 2h45m39.815	C.Fittipaldi, L.Luhr
       Apr 7	Long Beach			24th, 11 laps		C.Fittipaldi
       Apr 23	Virginia IR			7th, 2h45m50.689	C.Fittipaldi
       May 7	Laguna Seca			43rd, 27 laps		C.Fittipaldi
       May 13	Houston				10th, 2h46m12.296	C.Fittipaldi, S.Johansson
       Jun 3	Watkins Glen 6 Hrs		13th, 152 laps		C.Fittipaldi, H.Orsi
       Jun 29	Daytona				9th, 2h14m15.824	C.Fittipaldi
       Aug 27	Sears Point			12th, 2h46m42.640	C.Fittipaldi
       Sep 2	Miller Motorsports Park		11th, 190 laps		C.Fittipaldi, H.Orsi
       IRL (Cheever Racing Dallara-Honda)
       Mar 26	Homestead			10th, -4 laps
       Apr 2	St Petersburg			11th, -1 lap
       May 28	Indy 500			13th, -2 laps
       Jun 4	Watkins Glen			ret/37 laps/accident
       Jun 10	Texas MS			17th, -3 laps
       Jun 24	Richmond			14th, -4 laps
       Jul 2	Kansas Speedway			14th, -4 laps
       GP Masters
       Apr 29	Losail, QR			4th, 52m09.016
       Aug 13	Silverstone			1st, 1h01m08.625
2007  Grand-Am (Cheever Racing Crawford-Porsche DP03): with C.Fittipaldi
       Jan 27-28 Daytona 24 Hrs			24th, 24h02m11.385	(& E.Collard, S.Maassen)
       Mar 3	Mexico City			35th, 51 laps		(& H.Brix)
2010  Spa 24 Hrs (United Autosports Audi R8 LMS GT3): 9th, 503 laps, with R.Dean, 
       Z.Brown, M.Blundell.
2011 - Spa 24 Hrs (United Autosports Audi R8 LMS): ret/112 laps/engine, with M.Bell, 
       M.Patterson, M.Blundell.