Karun Chandhok | Racing career profile | Driver Database
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Flag of India Karun Chandhok

nationality Indian age 30 years old born January 19, 1984 hometown Chennai

Career summary

Helmet of Karun Chandhok
Races entered217
Wins31
Podiums66
Pole positions21
Fastest laps12
Race win percentage14.3%
Podium percentage30.4%
National ranking2nd

Racing highlights

20061stFormula Renault V6 Asia
20033rdFormula 3 Britain National Class
20011stFormula 2000 Asia
20013rdMacau Asian Formula 2000 Challenge
20001stFormula Maruti

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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.

20141 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
201311 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
20129 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20111 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
201010 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200922 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
200829 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200721 races1 win1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
200615 races7 wins9 podiums4 pole position4 fastest race laps
20055 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200419 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200324 races7 wins20 podiums7 pole position2 fastest race laps
200225 races0 wins7 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
200115 races8 wins14 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200010 races7 wins10 podiums10 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Karun Chandhok

20148thEuropean Le Mans Series - LMP2
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Murphy Prototypes
Car: Oreca 03 (Nissan)
201313thFIA GT Series - Pro
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
SMS Seyffarth Motorsport, BMW Sports Trophy Team Germany
Cars: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3, BMW Z4 GT3
6thLe Mans 24h - LMP2 class
Murphy Prototypes
Car: Oreca 03 (Nissan)
FIA World Endurance Championship Trophy for LMP2 Drivers
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Murphy Prototypes
Car: Oreca 03 (Nissan)
2012FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1
8 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
JRM
Car: HPD ARX 03a (Honda)
10thFIA World Endurance Championship
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
JRM
Car: HPD ARX-03a (Honda)
6thLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
JRM Racing
Car: HPD ARX-03A
2011Formula 1 - Test and reserve drivers
Team Lotus
28thFIA Formula 1 World Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Lotus
Car: Lotus T128 (Renault)
201022ndFIA Formula 1 World Championship
10 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
HRT F1 Team
Car: HRT F110 (Cosworth)
200918thGP2 Series
20 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Ocean Racing Technology
Car: Dallara GP2-08 (Renault)
GP2 Asia Series – 2008-09
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Ocean Racing Technology
Car: Dallara GP2/05 (Renault)
200810thGP2 Series
19 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
iSport International
Car: Dallara GP2-08 (Renault)
13thGP2 Asia Series
10 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
iSport International
Car: Dallara GP2/05 (Renault)
Formula 1 - Test driver
Red Bull Racing
200715thGP2 Series
21 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Durango
Car: Dallara GP2 (Renault)
Formula 1 - Test driver
Red Bull Racing
2006A1GP – 2005-06
3 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
India
Car: Lola B05/52 (Zytek)
1stFormula Renault V6 Asia
12 races. 7 wins. 9 podiums. 4 pole positions. 4 fastest race laps.
Team E-Rain
Car: Renault FRV6
2005Formula Renault 3.5 Series
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
RC Motorsport
Car: Dallara T02 (Renault)
200416thWorld Series by Nissan
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
RC Motorsport
Car: Dallara SN01 (Nissan)
14thBritish Formula 3 Championship
17 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
T-Sport
Car: Dallara F304 - Mugen Honda
20033rdFormula 3 Britain National Class
24 races. 7 wins. 20 podiums. 7 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
T-Sport
Car: Dallara F301 (Mugen Honda)
20026thFormula 3 Britain National Class
25 races. 0 wins. 7 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
T-Sport
Car: Dallara F301 (Mugen Honda)
20011stFormula 2000 Asia
14 races. 8 wins. 13 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
SMR Team India
3rdMacau Asian Formula 2000 Challenge
20001stFormula Maruti
10 races. 7 wins. 10 podiums. 10 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.

Karting details – the karting career of Karun Chandhok

2011ERDF Masters Kart - Stars
Kart: Sodi ST32 (Sodi STX)
201015thVan der Drift Fundraiser
KC and the Sunshine Band


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Karun Chandhok over time since January 1st 2014. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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