Wayne Taylor | Racing career profile | Driver Database
Driver Database logo

This site uses cookies. Our cookies are friendly and don't collect personal information but helps to improve the user experience. Read more here. Continued use of this site indicates that you accept this policy. This message will only be shown once.


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 entered186
Wins19
Podiums64
Pole positions11
Fastest laps12
Race win percentage10.2%
Podium percentage34.4%
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.

20141 race0 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

201432ndUnited Sports Car Championship - Prototype
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Wayne Taylor Racing
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DP (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2014.
2011Grand American Rolex Series - DP
0 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
SunTrust Racing
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DP01 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2011.
201069thGrand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
SunTrust Racing
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2010.
200938thGrand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
SunTrust Racing
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2009.
200848thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
SunTrust Racing
CarEngineTyres
Riley Technologies (Pontiac)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2008.
200744thGrand American Rolex Series - DP
7 races. 1 win. 5 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
SunTrust Racing
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley
20069thInternational Race Of Champions
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
200633rdGrand American Rolex Series - DP
8 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
SunTrust Racing
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley
20051stGrand American Rolex Series - DP
14 races. 5 wins. 10 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
SunTrust Racing
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley
20042ndGrand American Rolex Series - DP
12 races. 3 wins. 7 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
SunTrust Racing
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley
20029thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Team Cadillac
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP-02
200249thAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP900
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Cadillac
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP02
20015thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Motorola DAMS
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP
200111thAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP900
5 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Cadillac
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP01
200012thLe Mans 24h - LMP 900 class
Team Cadillac
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP
200022ndAmerican Le Mans Series - Prototype
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Cadillac
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP
200038thGrand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Team Cadillac
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP
199912thAmerican Le Mans Series - Prototype
8 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Doyle-Risi Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP
199959thGrand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Doyle-Risi Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP
19981stLe Mans 24h - P1 class
Doyle-Risi Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP
199830thInternational Sports Racing Series
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Doyle / Risi Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP
19982ndIMSA World Sports Car Championship
8 races. 2 wins. 6 podiums. 3 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Doyle-Risi Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP
1997Le Mans 24h - GT1 class
Nissan Motorsports (NISMO)/TWR
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R390 GT1
19977thIMSA World Sports Car Championship
11 races. 0 wins. 4 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Doyle Racing
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott MkIII (Oldsmobile)
1996Le Mans 24h - WSC/IMSA class
Riley & Scott Cars Inc
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott Mk III (Oldsmobile)
19961stIMSA World Sports Car Championship
10 races. 4 wins. 8 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
Doyle Racing
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott MkIII (Oldsmobile)
19954thIMSA World Sports Car Championship
11 races. 2 wins. 6 podiums. 2 pole positions. 4 fastest race laps.
Momo
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP
19941stIMSA World Sports Car Championship
9 races. 0 wins. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Downing/Atlanta
CarEngineTyres
Kudzu DG3 (Mazda)
199312thLe Mans 24h - C1 class
Porsche Kremer Racing
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962 CK6
1992Sportscar World Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
British Racing Motors
CarEngineTyres
BRM P351
199217thIMSA Camel GTP Championship
6 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Tom Milner Racing, David Tennyson Racing, British Racing Motors
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Chevrolet)
Intrepid RM-1 (Chevrolet)
Spice SE92P (Chevrolet)
BRM P351
199212thIMSA Camel Lights
4 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Comptech Racing
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE91P (Acura)
1991Sportscar World Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Euro Racing, Team Schuppan
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90C (Ford)
Porsche 962C
19914thIMSA Camel GTP Championship
13 races. 1 win. 5 podiums. 4 pole positions. 4 fastest race laps.
MTI Racing
CarEngineTyres
Intrepid RM1 (Chevrolet)
Porsche 962
199036thWorld Sports-Prototype Championship
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Spice Engineering
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90C (Ford)
199012thLe Mans 24h - C1 class
Takefuji-Team Schuppan
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C
199013thIMSA Camel GTP Championship
12 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Jim Miller Racing
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Chevrolet)
Spice SE90P (Chevrolet)
198922ndWorld Sports-Prototype Championship
6 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Spice Engineering
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89C (Ford)
1989Le Mans 24h - C1 class
Spice Engineering
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89C (Ford Cosworth)
198965thIMSA Camel GTP Championship
3 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Spice Engineering USA
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Pontiac)
198848thWorld Sports-Prototype Championship
7 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Charles Ivey Racing, GP Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Tiga GC287 (Porsche)
Spice SE87C (Ford)
1988IMSA Camel GTP Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
ADA Engineering
CarEngineTyres
ADA 03 (Ford Cosworth)
1987World Sports-Prototype Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Porsche Kremer Racing
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C
1986Formula 3000 International
0 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Onyx
CarEngineTyres
March 86B (Cosworth)
19861stFormula 2 South Africa
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT4 (Mazda)
1983FIA World Endurance Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Tiga Cars South Africa
CarEngineTyres
Tiga SC83 (Mazda)

Karting details – the karting career of Wayne Taylor

20065thSnap-on All-Stars Karting Classic - Masters
Suntrust/Firstkart.com
Kart: First Kart


DriverDB Rating graph

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

© DriverDB AB