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Flag of Finland J.J. Lehto

full name Jyrki Järvilehto nationality Finnish age 48 years old born January 31, 1966 hometown Espoo

Career summary

Helmet of J.J. Lehto
Races entered264
Wins47
Podiums96
Pole positions19
Fastest laps29
Race win percentage17.8%
Podium percentage36.4%
National ranking43rd

Racing highlights

20051stLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
20053rdAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP1
20043rdLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
20041stAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP1
20033rdAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP900
20033rdLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
20012ndAmerican Le Mans Series - GT
19972ndFIA GT - GT1
19951stLe Mans 24h - GT1 class
19881stFormula 3 Britain
19871stFormula Ford 2000 Great Britain
19871stFormula Ford 2000 Europe
19861stFinnish Formula Ford Championship
19861stFormula Ford 1600 Europe

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Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

20086 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20071 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200511 races4 wins8 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
200410 races6 wins10 podiums1 pole positions6 fastest race laps
200310 races4 wins9 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
20027 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200110 races4 wins7 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
200011 races2 wins8 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
19997 races4 wins6 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
199819 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199712 races4 wins8 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
199628 races1 win7 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
199526 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19948 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199316 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199215 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199117 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19906 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
198911 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
198819 races8 wins14 podiums6 pole position11 fastest race laps
19877 races6 wins6 podiums? pole position4 fastest race laps
19867 races3 wins3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1985? races? wins3 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of J.J. Lehto

200816thSpeedcar Series
6 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Speedcar Team
Car: Speedcar V8
200766thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Krohn Racing
Car: Pontiac Riley
20053rdAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP1
10 races. 3 wins. 7 podiums. 0 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Champion Racing
Car: Audi R8
1stLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
ADT Champion Racing
Car: Audi R8
20043rdLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
ADT/Champion Racing
Car: Audi R8 (LMP1/900)
1stAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP1
9 races. 6 wins. 9 podiums. 1 pole position. 6 fastest race laps.
Champion Racing
Car: Audi R8
20033rdLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Champion Racing
Car: Audi R8
3rdAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP900
9 races. 4 wins. 8 podiums. 2 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Champion Racing
Car: Audi R8
2002DTM
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Euroteam
Car: Opel Astra Coupe
11thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Team Cadillac
Car: Cadillac Northstar LMP-02
13thAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP900
5 races. 0 wins. 4 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Cadillac
Car: Cadillac Northstar LMP02
20012ndAmerican Le Mans Series - GT
10 races. 4 wins. 7 podiums. 2 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Schnitzer Motorsport
Cars: BMW M3, BMW M3 GTR
20006thAmerican Le Mans Series - Prototype
11 races. 2 wins. 8 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
BMW Motorsport, Schnitzer Motorsport
Car: BMW V12 LMR
1999Le Mans 24h - LMP class
Team BMW Motorsport
Car: BMW V12 LMR
4thAmerican Le Mans Series - Prototype
6 races. 4 wins. 6 podiums. 3 pole positions. 3 fastest race laps.
BMW Motorsport
Car: BMW V12 LMR
199820thCART FedEx Champ Car World Series
19 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Hogan Racing
Car: Reynard 98i (Mercedes-Benz)
19972ndFIA GT - GT1
11 races. 4 wins. 8 podiums. 3 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Schnitzer BMW
Car: McLaren F1 GTR
Le Mans 24h - GT1 class
Team BMW Motorsport,
Car: McLaren F1 GTR (BMW)
19965thFIA International Touring Car Championship
25 races. 0 wins. 5 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Opel Team Rosberg
Car: Opel Calibra V6
7thLe Mans 24h - GT1 class
Gulf Racing / GTC Racing
Car: McLaren F1 GTR LM (BMW)
32ndGlobal GT Championship
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
GTC Motorsport
Car: McLaren F1 GTR
199511thInternational Touring Car Championship
10 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Opel Team Joest
Car: Opel Calibra V6
13thDeutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft
14 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Opel Team Joest
Car: Opel Calibra V6
1stLe Mans 24h - GT1 class
Kokusai Kaihatsu UK Racing
Car: McLaren F1 GTR (BMW)
Global GT Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Toyota Team Tom's
Car: Toyota Supra GT LM
199424thFormula 1
8 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Mild Seven Benetton Ford, Broker Sauber Mercedes
Cars: Benetton B194 (Ford), Sauber C13 (Mercedes)
199313thFormula 1
16 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Sauber
Car: Sauber C12
1992Formula 1 - Test driver
Ferrari
Formula 1
15 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dallara
Car: Dallara BMS-192 - Ferrari
199112thFormula 1
16 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dallara
Car: Dallara BMS-191 - Judd
Sportscar World Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Porsche Kremer Racing
Car: Porsche 962 CK6
1990Formula 1
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Onyx
Car: Onyx ORE-1, ORE-2 - Ford
Le Mans 24h - C1 class
Italya Sport / Richard Lloyd Racing
Car: Porsche 962 GTI
1989Formula 1 - Test driver
Ferrari
Formula 1
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Moneytron Onyx Formula One
Car: Onyx ORE-1 (Ford)
13thFormula 3000 International
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pacific Racing
Car: Reynard 89D (Mugen)
19881stFormula 3 Britain
18 races. 8 wins. 14 podiums. 6 pole positions. 11 fastest race laps.
Pacific Racing Team
Car: Reynard 883 (Tom's Toyota)
Formula 3 Macau GP
Pacific Racing
Car: Reynard 883 (Toyota)
19871stFormula Ford 2000 Great Britain
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Pacific Racing Team
1stFormula Ford 2000 Europe
7 races. 6 wins. 6 podiums. ? pole positions. 4 fastest race laps.
Pacific Racing Team
Car: Reynard 87SF (Ford)
5thFormula Ford 2000 Netherlands
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
1986Formula Ford Festival
1stEFDA Bridgestone EuroCup Formula Ford 1600
5 races. 3 wins. 3 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
1stFinnish Formula Ford Championship
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Formula Ford Finland
Car: Reynard 86
6thFormula Ford 1600 - Ford Race of Champions
19854thFinnish Formula Ford Championship
? races. ? wins. 3 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Car: Reynard 85

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