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Flag of France Sébastien Bourdais

nationality French age 35 years old born February 28, 1979 hometown Le Mans

Career summary

Helmet of Sébastien Bourdais
© Superleague Formula
Races entered352
Wins64
Podiums125
Pole positions57
Fastest laps56
Race win percentage18.2%
Podium percentage35.5%
National ranking28th

Racing highlights

20112ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
20092ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
20071stChamp Car World Series
20072ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
20061stChamp Car World Series
20051stChamp Car World Series
20041stChamp Car World Series
20032nd1000 km Le Mans - LMP900
20021stFormula 3000 International
19991stFormula 3 France
19972ndFormula Renault France

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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.

20144 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
201326 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
201219 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
201122 races6 wins9 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
201016 races2 wins3 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
200921 races2 wins9 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
200818 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200715 races8 wins10 podiums6 pole position6 fastest race laps
200618 races8 wins14 podiums6 pole position9 fastest race laps
200520 races7 wins8 podiums7 pole position7 fastest race laps
200415 races7 wins10 podiums8 pole position6 fastest race laps
200319 races3 wins8 podiums5 pole position4 fastest race laps
200218 races6 wins12 podiums7 pole position3 fastest race laps
200119 races1 win4 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
200012 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
199922 races8 wins11 podiums3 pole position7 fastest race laps
199825 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199718 races3 wins10 podiums5 pole position1 fastest race lap
199615 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
199510 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Sébastien Bourdais

201416thIndyCar Series
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
KVSH Racing
Car: Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
1stUnited Sports Car Championship - Prototype
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Action Express Racing
Car: Corvette DP (Chevrolet)
201318thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Starworks with Alex Popow, 8 Star Motorsports
Cars: Riley (Ford), Corvette DP
12thIZOD IndyCar Series
19 races. 0 wins. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Dragon Racing
Car: Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
201225thIZOD IndyCar Series
11 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dragon Racing
Cars: Dallara DW12 (Lotus), Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
86thFIA World Endurance Championship
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Team
Car: Dome S102.5 (Judd)
FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Team
Car: Dome S102.5 (Judd)
17thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
3 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Starworks Motorsport
Car: Riley (Ford)
International V8 Supercars Championship
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Triple Eight Race Engineering
Car: Holden VE Commodore
Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Pescarolo Team
Car: Dome 102.55 (Judd)
201123rdIZOD IndyCar Series
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Dale Coyne Racing
Car: Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Le Mans Series - LMP1
3 races. 2 wins. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Peugeot Sport Total
Car: Peugeot 908
Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1
6 races. 3 wins. 4 podiums. 3 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Peugeot Sport Total
Car: Peugeot 908
2ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Team Peugeot Total
Car: Peugeot 908
American Le Mans Series - LMP1
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Peugeot Sport Total
Car: Peugeot 908
39thInternational V8 Supercars Championship
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Triple Eight Race Engineering
Car: Holden VE Commodore
201069thGrand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Crown Royal / NPN Racing
Car: Riley (BMW)
18thSuperleague Formula
10 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Olympique Lyonnais
Car: Panoz DP09B (Menard)
Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Started from pole position.
Peugeot Sport Total
Car: Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
14thLe Mans Series - LMP1
1 race. 1 win. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Peugeot Total
Car: Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
V8 Supercar Championship Series
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dick Johnson Racing
Car: Ford FG Falcon
American Le Mans Series - LMP
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Peugeot Total
Car: Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
200919thFIA Formula 1 World Championship
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Toro Rosso
Car: Toro Rosso STR4 (Ferrari)
14thAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP1
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Team Peugeot Total
Car: Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
2ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Team Peugeot Total
Car: Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
9thSuperleague Formula by Sonangol
8 races. 2 wins. 6 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Sevilla FC
Car: Panoz Superleague DP09B (Menard)
French GT Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
Car: Saleen S7-R
200817thFIA Formula 1 World Championship
18 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Toro Rosso
Car: Toro Rosso STR2B (Ferrari)
20071stChamp Car World Series
14 races. 8 wins. 9 podiums. 6 pole positions. 6 fastest race laps.
Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing
Car: Panoz DP01 (Ford Cosworth)
Formula 1 - Test driver
Scuderia Toro Rosso
2ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Team Peugeot Total
Car: Peugeot 908
20061stBridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford
14 races. 7 wins. 12 podiums. 6 pole positions. 9 fastest race laps.
Newman/Haas
Car: Lola B03/00 (Cosworth)
Formula 1 - Test driver
Scuderia Toro Rosso
80thGrand-Am Cup GS
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Multimatic Motorsports
Car: Ford Mustang
14thAmerican Le Mans Series - GT2
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz
Car: Panoz Esperante GT-LM (Ford)
108thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Doran Racing
Car: Ford Doran
20051stBridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford
13 races. 6 wins. 7 podiums. 5 pole positions. 7 fastest race laps.
Newman/Haas
Car: Lola B03/00 (Cosworth)
American Le Mans Series - GT1
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
Car: Ferrari 550 Maranello
28thIndyCar Series
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Newman/Haas Racing
Car: Panoz GF09B (Honda)
89thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Silverstone Racing
Car: Ford Crawford
5thInternational Race Of Champions
4 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 2 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Car: Pontiac
20041stBridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford
14 races. 7 wins. 10 podiums. 8 pole positions. 6 fastest race laps.
Newman/Haas Racing
Car: Lola B02/00 (Ford)
Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Pescarolo-Courage - Judd
20034thBridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford
18 races. 3 wins. 7 podiums. 5 pole positions. 4 fastest race laps.
Newman/Haas Racing
Car: Lola B02/00 (Ford)
2nd1000 km Le Mans - LMP900
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Courage C60 (Peugeot)
20021stFormula 3000 International
12 races. 3 wins. 8 podiums. 6 pole positions. 3 fastest race laps.
Super Nova
Car: Lola B2/50 (Zytek)
Formula 1 - Test driver
Arrows, Renault
10thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Courage C60 - Peugeot
4thFIA Sportscar Championship - SR1
3 races. 2 wins. 3 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Courage C60 (Peugeot)
14thFIA GT
2 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
Car: Chrysler Viper GTS-R
20014thFormula 3000 International
12 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
DAMS
Car: Lola T99/50 - Zytek
FIA Sportscar Championship - SR1
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Courage C60 (Peugeot)
4thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Courage C60 (Peugeot)
17thFIA GT
2 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
Car: Chrysler Viper GTS-R
42ndFrench GT Championship - GT Cup
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
Car: Porsche 996 GT3 Cup
31stAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP900
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Courage C60 (Peugeot)
20009thFormula 3000 International
10 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Prost Junior Team
Car: Lola T99/50 - Zytek
4thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Courage C52 (Peugeot)
53rdAmerican Le Mans Series - Prototype
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Sport
Car: Courage C52 (Peugeot)
199910thMasters of Formula 3
La Filiere
Car: Martini MK79 (Opel)
Formula 3 Macau GP
Equipe de France
Car: Martini MK79 (Opel Spiess)
1stFormula 3 France
18 races. 8 wins. 11 podiums. 3 pole positions. 7 fastest race laps.
La Filiere Elf
Car: Martini MK79 (Opel Spiess)
Le Mans 24h - GTS class
Larbre Compétition
Car: Porsche 911 GT2
Formula 3 European Cup
La Filiere
Car: Martini MK79 (Opel)
199820thMasters of Formula 3
La Filiere
Car: Martini MK73 (Opel)
Formula 3 Macau GP
Equipe de France
Car: Martini MK73 (Opel Spiess)
Formula 3 Britain
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
La Filiere
Car: Martini MK73 (Opel)
6thFormula 3 France
22 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
La Filière Elf
Car: Martini MK73 (Opel)
19972ndChampionnat de France Formule Renault
18 races. 3 wins. 10 podiums. 5 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Elf La Filière
Car: Martini MK76 (Renault)
10thFormula Renault Europe
? races. 0 wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Elf La Filière
Car: Martini MK76 (Renault F3R)
19967thChampionnat de France Formule Renault
15 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Elf La Filière
Car: Martini MK71 (Renault)
19959thFormula Renault Campus France
10 races. 0 wins. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.

Karting details – the karting career of Sébastien Bourdais

201311thSKUSA SuperNats XVII - Rotax DD2 by FalconeGP
201111thERDF Masters Kart - Stars
Kart: Sodi ST32 (Sodi STX)


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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