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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 entered362
Wins64
Podiums125
Pole positions57
Fastest laps56
Race win percentage17.7%
Podium percentage34.5%
National ranking30th

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

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.

201414 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

201412thVerizon IndyCar Series
12 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
KVSH Racing
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12ChevroletFirestone
Click to show race results for Verizon IndyCar Series 2014.
201420thUnited Sports Car Championship - Prototype
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Action Express Racing
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DP (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2014.
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
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Ford)
Corvette DP
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2013.
201312thIZOD IndyCar Series
19 races. 0 wins. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Dragon Racing
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2013.
201225thIZOD IndyCar Series
11 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dragon Racing
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12 (Lotus)
Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2012.
201286thFIA World Endurance Championship
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Team
CarEngineTyres
Dome S102.5 (Judd)
2012FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Team
CarEngineTyres
Dome S102.5 (Judd)
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2012.
201217thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
3 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Starworks Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2012.
2012International V8 Supercars Championship
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Triple Eight Race Engineering
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2012.
2012Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Pescarolo Team
CarEngineTyres
Dome 102.55 (Judd)
201123rdIZOD IndyCar Series
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Dale Coyne Racing
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2011.
2011Le Mans Series - LMP1
3 races. 2 wins. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Peugeot Sport Total
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908
2011Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1
6 races. 3 wins. 4 podiums. 3 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Peugeot Sport Total
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908
Click to show race results for Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1 2011.
20112ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Team Peugeot Total
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908
2011American Le Mans Series - LMP1
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Peugeot Sport Total
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908
201139thInternational V8 Supercars Championship
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Triple Eight Race Engineering
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2011.
201069thGrand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Crown Royal / NPN Racing
CarEngineTyres
Riley (BMW)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2010.
201018thSuperleague Formula
10 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Olympique Lyonnais
CarEngineTyres
Panoz DP09B (Menard)
Click to show race results for Superleague Formula 2010.
2010Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Started from pole position.
Peugeot Sport Total
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2010.
201014thLe Mans Series - LMP1
1 race. 1 win. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Peugeot Total
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2010.
2010V8 Supercar Championship Series
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Dick Johnson Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG Falcon
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2010.
2010American Le Mans Series - LMP
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Peugeot Total
CarEngineTyres
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
CarEngineTyres
Toro Rosso STR4 (Ferrari)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2009.
200914thAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP1
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Team Peugeot Total
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.
20092ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Team Peugeot Total
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2009.
20099thSuperleague Formula by Sonangol
8 races. 2 wins. 6 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Sevilla FC
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Superleague DP09B (Menard)
Click to show race results for Superleague Formula by Sonangol 2009.
2009French GT Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
CarEngineTyres
Saleen S7-R
200817thFIA Formula 1 World Championship
18 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Toro Rosso
CarEngineTyres
Toro Rosso STR2B (Ferrari)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2008.
20071stChamp Car World Series
14 races. 8 wins. 9 podiums. 6 pole positions. 6 fastest race laps.
Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing
CarEngineTyres
Panoz DP01 (Ford Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Champ Car World Series 2007.
2007Formula 1 - Test driver
Scuderia Toro Rosso
20072ndLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Team Peugeot Total
CarEngineTyres
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
CarEngineTyres
Lola B03/00 (Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2006.
2006Formula 1 - Test driver
Scuderia Toro Rosso
200680thGrand-Am Cup GS
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Multimatic Motorsports
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang
200614thAmerican Le Mans Series - GT2
2 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Esperante GT-LM (Ford)
2006108thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Doran Racing
CarEngineTyres
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
CarEngineTyres
Lola B03/00 (Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2005.
2005American Le Mans Series - GT1
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 Maranello
200528thIndyCar Series
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Newman/Haas Racing
CarEngineTyres
Panoz GF09B (Honda)
Click to show race results for IndyCar Series 2005.
200589thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Silverstone Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ford Crawford
20055thInternational Race Of Champions
4 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 2 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
CarEngineTyres
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
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/00 (Ford)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2004.
2004Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
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
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/00 (Ford)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2003.
20032nd1000 km Le Mans - LMP900
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)
20021stFormula 3000 International
12 races. 3 wins. 8 podiums. 6 pole positions. 3 fastest race laps.
Super Nova
CarEngineTyres
Lola B2/50 (Zytek)
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 International 2002.
2002Formula 1 - Test driver
Arrows, Renault
200210thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 - Peugeot
20024thFIA Sportscar Championship - SR1
3 races. 2 wins. 3 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)
200214thFIA GT
2 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Viper GTS-R
20014thFormula 3000 International
12 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
DAMS
CarEngineTyres
Lola T99/50 - Zytek
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 International 2001.
2001FIA Sportscar Championship - SR1
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)
20014thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)
200117thFIA GT
2 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Viper GTS-R
200142ndFrench GT Championship - GT Cup
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
Larbre Compétition
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup
200131stAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP900
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)
20009thFormula 3000 International
10 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Prost Junior Team
CarEngineTyres
Lola T99/50 - Zytek
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 International 2000.
20004thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
Courage C52 (Peugeot)
200053rdAmerican Le Mans Series - Prototype
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Pescarolo Sport
CarEngineTyres
Courage C52 (Peugeot)
199910thMasters of Formula 3
La Filiere
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK79 (Opel)
1999Formula 3 Macau GP
Equipe de France
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK79 (Opel Spiess)
19991stFormula 3 France
18 races. 8 wins. 11 podiums. 3 pole positions. 7 fastest race laps.
La Filiere Elf
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK79 (Opel Spiess)
1999Le Mans 24h - GTS class
Larbre Compétition
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT2
1999Formula 3 European Cup
La Filiere
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK79 (Opel)
199820thMasters of Formula 3
La Filiere
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK73 (Opel)
1998Formula 3 Macau GP
Equipe de France
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK73 (Opel Spiess)
1998Formula 3 Britain
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
La Filiere
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK73 (Opel)
19986thFormula 3 France
22 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
La Filière Elf
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK73 (Opel)
19972ndChampionnat de France Formule Renault
18 races. 3 wins. 10 podiums. 5 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Elf La Filière
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK76 (Renault)
199710thFormula Renault Europe
? races. 0 wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
Elf La Filière
CarEngineTyres
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
CarEngineTyres
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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