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Flag of Brazil Niko Palhares

nationality Brazilian age 48 years old born February 24, 1966

Career summary

Helmet of Niko Palhares
Races entered62
Wins10
Podiums15
Pole positions5
Fastest laps3
Race win percentage16.1%
Podium percentage24.2%

Racing highlights

19922ndFormula 3 Italy
19891stFormula Ford Festival
19891stFormula Ford 1600 BRDC
19891stFormula Ford 1600 Britain Esso

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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.

19954 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
19934 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199215 races2 wins4 podiums4 pole position0 fastest race laps
199113 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
19907 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
198916 races8 wins10 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
19881 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
19871 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19861 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Niko Palhares

199520thPPG/Firestone Indy Lights Championship
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
PacWest Lights
Car: Lola T93/20 (Buick)
199312thFormula 3 Japan
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dallara Automobile Japan
Cars: Dallara F393 (Mugen), Dallara F393 (Fiat)
199214thMasters of Formula 3
Tatuus
Car: Dallara 392 (Mugen)
2ndFormula 3 Italy
12 races. 2 wins. 4 podiums. 3 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Tatuus
Car: Dallara 392 (Mugen)
Formula 3 Japan
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Super Nova Co. Ltd.
Car: Dallara F392 (Honda)
Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix
Started from pole position.
Team Tatuus
Car: Dallara F392 (Mugen Honda)
199116thFormula 3 Monaco Grand Prix
Tatuus
Car: Dallara F391 (Volkswagen)
11thFormula 3 Italy
12 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Tatuus
Car: Dallara 391 (Volkswagen)
1990Formula Ford Festival
Car: Van Diemen-Scholar RF90
Formula 3 Britain
6 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Hubbard Racing
Cars: Ralt RT34 (Opel)), Ralt RT34 (Alfa Romeo), Reynard 903 (Opel
19891stFormula Ford Festival
Car: Van Diemen-Scholar RF89
1stFormula Ford 1600 BRDC
15 races. 7 wins. 9 podiums. ? pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
Car: Van Diemen RF89 (Ford)
LUK RAC British FF1600 Championship
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Duckhams Van Diemen
Car: Van Diemen RF89
1stFormula Ford 1600 Britain Esso
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Duckhams Van Diemen
Car: Van Diemen RF89
1988Formula Ford Festival
Car: Van Diemen-Scholar RF88
Formula Ford 1600 France
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
1987Formula Ford Festival
Car: Van Diemen-Minister RF87
198610thFormula Ford Festival
Car: VD-Scholar RF86

Karting details – the karting career of Niko Palhares

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