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Flag of South Africa Wayne Taylor

nationality South African age 58 years old born July 15, 1956 hometown Port Elizabeth

Career summary

Helmet of Wayne Taylor
Races entered187
Wins19
Podiums64
Pole positions11
Fastest laps12
Race win percentage10.2%
Podium percentage34.2%
National ranking10th

Racing highlights

20051stGrand American Rolex Series - DP
20042ndGrand American Rolex Series - DP
19981stLe Mans 24h - P1 class
19982ndIMSA World Sports Car Championship
19961stIMSA World Sports Car Championship
19941stIMSA World Sports Car Championship
19861stFormula 2 South Africa

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.

20142 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20110 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20101 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20091 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20081 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20077 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200610 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
200513 races4 wins9 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
200412 races3 wins7 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
20022 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20016 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20006 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19999 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199810 races3 wins8 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
199712 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199611 races4 wins8 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
199511 races2 wins6 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
19949 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19931 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199211 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199115 races1 win5 podiums4 pole position4 fastest race laps
199017 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
198910 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19888 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19871 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19860 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19831 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Wayne Taylor

2014 United Sports Car Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
36th33Wayne Taylor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DP (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2014.

2011 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
-0SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DP01 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2011.

2010 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
69th0SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2010.

2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
38th28SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2009.

2008 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
48th26SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Technologies (Pontiac)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2008.

2007 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
44th60 SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley

2006 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
9th30
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
33rd199SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley

2005 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
1st439SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1451010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley

2004 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
2nd352 SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
123701
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley

2002 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP-02

2002 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
49th14Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP02

2001 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Motorola DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

2001 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
11th82Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP01

2000 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

2000 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
22nd62Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

2000 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
38th41Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

1999 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
12th82Doyle-Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1999 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
59th20Doyle-Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1998 Le Mans 24h - P1 class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Doyle-Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1998 International Sports Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
30th12Doyle / Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1998 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd166Doyle-Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82631
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1997 Le Mans 24h - GT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
-0Nissan Motorsports (NISMO)/TWR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R390 GT1

1997 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th164Doyle Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott MkIII (Oldsmobile)

1996 Le Mans 24h - WSC/IMSA class

PositionPointsTeam
-0Riley & Scott Cars Inc
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott Mk III (Oldsmobile)

1996 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st260Doyle Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
104810
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott MkIII (Oldsmobile)

1995 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th232Momo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
112624
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1994 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st190Downing/Atlanta
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kudzu DG3 (Mazda)

1993 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962 CK6

1992 Sportscar World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0British Racing Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRM P351

1992 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th23Tom Milner Racing, David Tennyson Racing, British Racing Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Chevrolet)
Intrepid RM-1 (Chevrolet)
Spice SE92P (Chevrolet)
BRM P351

1992 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
12th46Comptech Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE91P (Acura)

1991 Sportscar World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0Euro Racing, Team Schuppan
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90C (Ford)
Porsche 962C

1991 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th117MTI Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
131544
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Intrepid RM1 (Chevrolet)
Porsche 962

1990 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
36th2Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90C (Ford)

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 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th54Jim Miller Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Chevrolet)
Spice SE90P (Chevrolet)

1989 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
22nd18Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89C (Ford)

1989 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
-0Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89C (Ford Cosworth)

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
65th1Spice Engineering USA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Pontiac)

1988 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
48th16Charles Ivey Racing, GP Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tiga GC287 (Porsche)
Spice SE87C (Ford)

1988 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0ADA Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ADA 03 (Ford Cosworth)

1987 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1986 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
-0Onyx
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86B (Cosworth)

1986 Formula 2 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT4 (Mazda)

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
-0Tiga Cars South Africa
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tiga SC83 (Mazda)

Karting details – the karting career of Wayne Taylor

2006 Snap-on All-Stars Karting Classic - Masters

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Suntrust/Firstkart.com
KartEngineTyres
First Kart


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