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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 entered366
Wins65
Podiums127
Pole positions59
Fastest laps56
Race win percentage17.8%
Podium percentage34.7%
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

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.

Driver comparisons

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Sébastien Bourdais vs. Will Power

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.

201418 races2 wins4 podiums3 pole position1 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

2014 Verizon IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th418KVSH Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161220
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12ChevroletFirestone
Click to show race results for Verizon IndyCar Series 2014.

2014 United Sports Car Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
23rd67Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DP (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2014.

2013 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
18th160Starworks with Alex Popow, 8 Star Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Ford)
Corvette DP
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2013.

2013 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
12th370Dragon Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2013.

2012 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
25th173Dragon Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12 (Lotus)
Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2012.

2012 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
86th0.5Pescarolo Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome S102.5 (Judd)

2012 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
-0Pescarolo Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome S102.5 (Judd)
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2012.

2012 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
17th97Starworks Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2012.

2012 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0Triple Eight Race Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2012.

2012 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
-0Pescarolo Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dome 102.55 (Judd)

2011 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
23rd188Dale Coyne Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2011.

2011 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
-0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908

2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
-0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63431
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908
Click to show race results for Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1 2011.

2011 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908

2011 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
-0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908

2011 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
39th288Triple Eight Race Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2011.

2010 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
69th0Crown Royal / NPN Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (BMW)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2010.

2010 Superleague Formula

PositionPointsTeam
18th235Olympique Lyonnais
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz DP09B (Menard)
Click to show race results for Superleague Formula 2010.

2010 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
-0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2010.

2010 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
14th18Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2010.

2010 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
-0Dick Johnson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG Falcon
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2010.

2010 American Le Mans Series - LMP

PositionPointsTeam
-0Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP

2009 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th2Scuderia Toro Rosso
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toro Rosso STR4 (Ferrari)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2009.

2009 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
14th26Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2009 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2009.

2009 Superleague Formula by Sonangol

PositionPointsTeam
9th253Sevilla FC
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82611
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Superleague DP09B (Menard)
Click to show race results for Superleague Formula by Sonangol 2009.

2009 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0Larbre Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Saleen S7-R

2008 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th4Scuderia Toro Rosso
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toro Rosso STR2B (Ferrari)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2008.

2007 Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st364Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
148966
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz DP01 (Ford Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Champ Car World Series 2007.

2007 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
-0Scuderia Toro Rosso
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908

2006 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
1st387Newman/Haas
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1471269
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B03/00 (Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2006.

2006 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
-0Scuderia Toro Rosso
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 Grand-Am Cup GS

PositionPointsTeam
80th24Multimatic Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

2006 American Le Mans Series - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
14th45Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Esperante GT-LM (Ford)

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
108th3Doran Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Doran

2005 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
1st348Newman/Haas
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
136757
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B03/00 (Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2005.

2005 American Le Mans Series - GT1

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

2005 IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
28th18Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz GF09B (Honda)
Click to show race results for IndyCar Series 2005.

2005 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
89th6Silverstone Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Crawford

2005 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
5th46
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4112?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

2004 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
1st369Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1471086
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/00 (Ford)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2004.

2004 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
-0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo-Courage - Judd

2003 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
4th159Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
183754
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/00 (Ford)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2003.

2003 1000 km Le Mans - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)

2002 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
1st56Super Nova
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
123863
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B2/50 (Zytek)
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 International 2002.

2002 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
-0Arrows, Renault
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 - Peugeot

2002 FIA Sportscar Championship - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
4th55Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)

2002 FIA GT

PositionPointsTeam
14th20Larbre Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Viper GTS-R

2001 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
4th26DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T99/50 - Zytek
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 International 2001.

2001 FIA Sportscar Championship - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
-0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)

2001 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)

2001 FIA GT

PositionPointsTeam
17th12Larbre Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Viper GTS-R

2001 French GT Championship - GT Cup

PositionPointsTeam
42nd13Larbre Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10011
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup

2001 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
31st18Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Peugeot)

2000 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
9th9Prost Junior Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T99/50 - Zytek
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 International 2000.

2000 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C52 (Peugeot)

2000 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
53rd13Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C52 (Peugeot)

1999 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
10th0La Filiere
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK79 (Opel)

1999 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
-0Equipe de France
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK79 (Opel Spiess)

1999 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
1st229La Filiere Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1881137
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK79 (Opel Spiess)

1999 Le Mans 24h - GTS class

PositionPointsTeam
-0Larbre Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT2

1999 Formula 3 European Cup

PositionPointsTeam
-0La Filiere
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK79 (Opel)

1998 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
20th0La Filiere
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK73 (Opel)

1998 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
-0Equipe de France
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK73 (Opel Spiess)

1998 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
-0La Filiere
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK73 (Opel)

1998 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
6th98La Filière Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2202??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK73 (Opel)

1997 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
2nd172Elf La Filière
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1831051
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK76 (Renault)

1997 Formula Renault Europe

PositionPointsTeam
10th26Elf La Filière
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK76 (Renault F3R)

1996 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
7th66Elf La Filière
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK71 (Renault)

1995 Formula Renault Campus France

PositionPointsTeam
9th194
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10030?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

Karting details – the karting career of Sébastien Bourdais

2013 SKUSA SuperNats XVII - Rotax DD2 by FalconeGP

PositionPointsTeam
11th0

2011 ERDF Masters Kart - Stars

PositionPointsTeam
11th0
KartEngineTyres
Sodi ST32 (Sodi STX)


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