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Flag of Denmark Michel Nykjær

nationality Danish age 34 years old born September 17, 1979

Career summary

Helmet of Michel Nykjær
Races entered233
Wins38
Podiums82
Pole positions21
Fastest laps40
Race win percentage16.3%
Podium percentage35.2%
World ranking172nd
National ranking4th

Racing highlights

20133rdWorld Touring Car Championship - Independent's Trophy
20123rdScandinavian Touring Car Championship
20102ndEuropean Touring Car Cup - S2000
20091stDanish Touringcar Championship
20081stEuropean Touring Car Cup - S2000
20071stEuropean Touring Car Cup - S2000
20071stDanish Touringcar Championship
20021stYokohama Cup 2000 Denmark
20012ndYokohama Cup 2000 Denmark

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

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.

201319 races6 wins12 podiums3 pole position6 fastest race laps
201218 races6 wins9 podiums6 pole position4 fastest race laps
201130 races1 win7 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
201026 races4 wins4 podiums0 pole position5 fastest race laps
200924 races4 wins12 podiums3 pole position5 fastest race laps
200825 races3 wins10 podiums1 pole positions4 fastest race laps
200726 races7 wins14 podiums3 pole position4 fastest race laps
200616 races2 wins4 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
200520 races1 win4 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
200416 races3 wins5 podiums0 pole position5 fastest race laps
200313 races1 win1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2002? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2001? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2000? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1999? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1998? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Michel Nykjær

2013 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th180Nika Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
183611
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship 2013.

2013 World Touring Car Championship - Independent's Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd134Nika Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1861236
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T
Click to show race results for World Touring Car Championship - Independent's Trophy 2013.

2013 Auto-G Danish Thundersport Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang
Click to show race results for Auto-G Danish Thundersport Championship 2013.

2012 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd231Chevrolet Motorsport Sweden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
165753
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet CruzeYokohama
Click to show race results for Scandinavian Touring Car Championship 2012.

2012 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th20Bamboo Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship 2012.

2012 FIA World Touring Car Championship - Yokohama Drivers Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
12th20Bamboo Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship - Yokohama Drivers Trophy 2012.

2011 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th86SUNRED Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
240100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon 2.0 TDI
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship 2011.

2011 FIA World Touring Car Championship - Yokohama Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
6th61SUNRED Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141611
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon 2.0 TDI
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship - Yokohama Trophy 2011.

2011 FIA European Touring Car Cup - S2000

PositionPointsTeam
-0Chevrolet Motorsport Sweden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze LT
Click to show race results for FIA European Touring Car Cup - S2000 2011.

2011 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th22Chevrolet Team Sweden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze
Click to show race results for Scandinavian Touring Car Championship 2011.

2010 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th66SUNRED Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
220001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon 2.0 TDI
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship 2010.

2010 FIA European Touring Car Cup - S2000

PositionPointsTeam
2nd40SUNRED Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
44404
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon 2.0 TDI
Click to show race results for FIA European Touring Car Cup - S2000 2010.

2009 Danish Touringcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st254Chevrolet Motorsport Danmark
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2041235
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Lacetti
Click to show race results for Danish Touringcar Championship 2009.

2009 European Touring Car Cup - S2000

PositionPointsTeam
7th5Perfection Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Lacetti
Click to show race results for European Touring Car Cup - S2000 2009.

2009 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0Perfection Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Lacetti
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship 2009.

2009 World Touring Car Championship - Independent's Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
25th2Perfection Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Lacetti 2.0 L4
Click to show race results for World Touring Car Championship - Independent's Trophy 2009.

2008 Danish Touringcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th253Poulsen Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
232803
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si E90
Click to show race results for Danish Touringcar Championship 2008.

2008 European Touring Car Cup - S2000

PositionPointsTeam
1st18Chevrolet Motorsport Danmark
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Lacetti
Click to show race results for European Touring Car Cup - S2000 2008.

2007 Danish Touringcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st300SEAT Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2461234
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon
Click to show race results for Danish Touringcar Championship 2007.

2007 European Touring Car Cup - S2000

PositionPointsTeam
1st18GR Asia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon
Click to show race results for European Touring Car Cup - S2000 2007.

2006 Danish Touringcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th212SEAT Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
162422
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Toledo Cupra
SEAT Leon

2005 European Touring Car Cup - S2000

PositionPointsTeam
-0SEAT Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Toledo Cupra
Click to show race results for European Touring Car Cup - S2000 2005.

2005 Danish Touringcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th170SEAT Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
181422
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Toledo Cupra

2004 Danish Touringcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th165SEAT Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
163505
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Toledo Cupra
Click to show race results for Danish Touringcar Championship 2004.

2003 Danish Touringcar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th81Valvoline - SEAT Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
131101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Toledo Cupra

2002 Yokohama Cup 2000 Denmark

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Ibiza

2001 Yokohama Cup 2000 Denmark

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 Yokohama Cup 2000 Denmark

PositionPointsTeam
8th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1999 Yokohama Cup Denmark

PositionPointsTeam
26th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 Danish Touring Cars Group N National

PositionPointsTeam
18th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

Karting details – the karting career of Michel Nykjær



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