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Flag of Sweden Rickard Rydell

nationality Swedish age 46 years old born September 22, 1967 hometown Vallentuna

Career summary

Helmet of Rickard Rydell
Races entered475
Wins49
Podiums163
Pole positions70
Fastest laps52
Race win percentage10.3%
Podium percentage34.3%
World ranking141st
National ranking5th

Racing highlights

20122ndScandinavian Touring Car Championship
20111stScandinavian Touring Car Championship
20071stLe Mans 24h - GT1 class
20043rdLe Mans 24h - GTS class
20003rdBritish Touring Car Championship
19993rdBritish Touring Car Championship
19981stBritish Touring Car Championship
19981stBathurst 1000
19963rdBritish Touring Car Championship
19953rdBritish Touring Car Championship
19932ndFormula 3 Japan
19923rdFormula 3 Japan
19921stFormula 3 Macau GP
19893rdFormula 3 Monaco Grand Prix
19882ndFormula 3 Sweden
19872ndFormula 3 Sweden

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.

20132 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
201218 races2 wins11 podiums3 pole position4 fastest race laps
201118 races3 wins6 podiums3 pole position4 fastest race laps
200923 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
200824 races2 wins7 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
20075 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200620 races0 wins5 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
200520 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200422 races2 wins4 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
200320 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200222 races0 wins8 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
20017 races2 wins4 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
200024 races3 wins11 podiums5 pole position3 fastest race laps
199926 races4 wins11 podiums5 pole position6 fastest race laps
199827 races6 wins18 podiums9 pole position4 fastest race laps
199725 races1 win6 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
199626 races4 wins10 podiums5 pole position5 fastest race laps
199526 races4 wins11 podiums13 pole position4 fastest race laps
199421 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position4 fastest race laps
19938 races1 win7 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
199215 races3 wins5 podiums3 pole position2 fastest race laps
199118 races1 win6 podiums3 pole position2 fastest race laps
199016 races1 win3 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
198917 races1 win5 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
198810 races3 wins4 podiums5 pole position4 fastest race laps
19879 races2 wins6 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
19866 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Karting. Detailed race statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1980Karting. Detailed race statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1979Karting. Detailed race statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Rickard Rydell

2013 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0Nika Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze
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2012 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th14Chevrolet Motorsport Sweden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze 1.6T
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2012 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd258Chevrolet Motorsport Sweden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1621133
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet CruzeYokohama
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2011 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st229Chevrolet Team Sweden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
183634
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Cruze
Click to show race results for Scandinavian Touring Car Championship 2011.

2009 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th64SEAT Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
231602
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon 2.0 TDI
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2008 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th77SEAT Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
242711
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon TDI
Click to show race results for FIA World Touring Car Championship 2008.

2007 Le Mans 24h - GT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Aston Martin Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DBR9

2007 World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th13Chevrolet, SEAT Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Lacetti
SEAT Leon
Click to show race results for World Touring Car Championship 2007.

2006 World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th54SEAT Sport Sweden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200521
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon
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2005 World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th56Seat Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Seat Toledo Cupra
Seat Leon
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2004 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th29SEAT Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
181210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Toledo Cupra
Click to show race results for European Touring Car Championship 2004.

2004 Swedish Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th26SEAT Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Toledo Cupra
Click to show race results for Swedish Touring Car Championship 2004.

2004 Le Mans 24h - GTS class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Prodrive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 Maranello

2004 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
-0Honda Racing Petrobras
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic
Click to show race results for TC2000 Argentina 2004.

2003 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th18Art Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo S60
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2003 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
39th168Briggs Motorsport, Triple Eight Race Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BA

2002 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th56Prodrive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200812
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo S60
Click to show race results for European Touring Car Championship 2002.

2002 Le Mans 24h - GTS class

PositionPointsTeam
-0Prodrive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 Maranello

2002 American Le Mans Series - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
30th19Prodrive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 Maranello

2001 Swedish Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th20Volvo S40 Team Sweden - Flash Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo S40

2001 FIA GT

PositionPointsTeam
9th24Prodrive Allstars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
42320
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 Maranello

2001 American Le Mans Series - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
-0Prodrive Allstars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 GTS Maranello

2000 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd178Ford Team Mondeo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2431153
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mondeo

1999 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd192Volvo S40 Racing - TWR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2641156
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo S40

1998 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st254Volvo S40 Racing - TWR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2651783
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo S40

1998 Bathurst 1000

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Volvo S40 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo S40

1997 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th137Volvo S40 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
241611
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo S40

1997 Bathurst 1000

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Volvo Dealer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 850

1996 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd194Volvo 850 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2641055
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 850 Glt

1995 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd255Volvo 850 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
24411134
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 850 Glt

1995 FIA Touring Car World Cup

PositionPointsTeam
15th11Volvo 850 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 850 GLT

1994 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th27Volvo 850 Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210004
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 850 GLT Estate

1993 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd39Navi Connection Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71700
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tom's 033F (Toyota)

1993 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
-0Navi Connection
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
TOM's 033F (Toyota)

1992 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
18th1Racing Team Cerumo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Takasu Clinic Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tom's 032F (Toyota)

1992 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
3rd27Takasu Clinic Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
112422
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tom's 032F (Toyota)

1991 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tom's 031F (Toyota)

1991 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
6th41TOM's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161622
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
TOM's 031F (TOM's Toyota)

1991 Formula 3 Fuji Cup

PositionPointsTeam
11th0TOM's Company
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
TOM's 031F (Toyota)

1990 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Volkswagen Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT34 (Volkswagen)

1990 Formula 3000 Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
4th21AJS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81331
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 89D (Cosworth)

1990 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
-0Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT34 (Toyota)

1990 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Takefuji-Team Schuppan
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1990 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th10Takefuji Schuppan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1989 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
-0Eddie Jordan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 89D (Mugen)

1989 Lucas British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th35Eddie Jordan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
151421
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 893 (Volkswagen)

1989 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Talkland Eddie Jordan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 893 (Volkswagen)

1989 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
-0Eddie Jordan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 893 (Volkswagen)

1988 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
16th1Picko Troberg Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 883 (Volkswagen)

1988 Formula 3 Sweden

PositionPointsTeam
2nd75Picko Troberg Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
73454
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 883 (Volkswagen)

1988 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
-0Picko Troberg Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 883 (Volkswagen)

1987 Formula 3 Sweden

PositionPointsTeam
2nd97Picko Troberg Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7262?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 873 (Volkswagen)

1987 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
21st0Picko Troberg Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 873 (Volkswagen)

1987 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
-0Picko Troberg Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 873 (Volkswagen)

1986 Formula 3 Sweden

PositionPointsTeam
13th13Picko Troberg Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 853 (Volkswagen)

Karting details – the karting career of Rickard Rydell

1985 Nordic Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
8th0

1980 Junior Kart Races Series Formula Mini

PositionPointsTeam
4th80

1979 Lappland Cup Formula Mini

PositionPointsTeam
5th27


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