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Helmet of Alexander Wurz
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Flag of Austria Alexander Wurz

nationality Austrian age 45 years old born February 15, 1974 hometown Waithofen-an-der Thaya

Racing highlights

20123rdFIA World Endurance Championship
20091stLe Mans 24h - LMP1 class
19961stLe Mans 24h - P1 class
19942ndFormula 3 Germany
19931stFormula 3 Austria
19921stFormula Ford 1600 Germany

Racing career summary

Races entered212
Wins20
Podiums49
Pole positions15
Fastest laps10
Race win percentage9.4%
Podium percentage23.1%

Driver relations

Father of Charlie Wurz. Father of Oscar Wurz.

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

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Alexander Wurz.

Alexander Wurz vs. Ralf Schumacher | Alexander Wurz vs. Nick Yelloly | Alexander Wurz vs. Jean-Eric Vergne | Alexander Wurz vs. Fernando Alonso

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.

2016Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing9 races1 win5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing7 races1 win2 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing6 races3 wins4 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing8 races4 wins4 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2010Racing4 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2007Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1997Racing11 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1996Racing21 races1 win1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1995Racing19 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing22 races3 wins12 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
1993Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing10 races5 wins9 podiums5 pole position3 fastest race laps
1991Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Alexander Wurz

2016 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
27th27Ford-Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#01 Ford Ecoboost Riley DP3.5L V6 T/CContinental
Click to show race results for WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - Prototype 2016.

2015 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
6th79Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS040 - HybridToyota 3.7 L V8Michelin
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2015.

2015 FIA World Endurance Driver's Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th79Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS040 HybridToyota 3.7Michelin

2014 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81510
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS 040 Hybrid
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2014.

2014 FIA World Endurance Driver's Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th116Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS040 HybridToyota 3.7Michelin

2014 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS040 Hybrid
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2014.

2013 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61230
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS030 Hybrid
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2013.

2013 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th69.5Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS030 Hybrid

2013 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS030 - Hybrid

2012 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63420
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS 030 Hybrid
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2012.

2012 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd96Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS030 Hybrid

2012 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TS030 Hybrid

2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
42201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908
Click to show race results for Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1 2011.

2011 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908

2011 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908

2011 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908

2010 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* 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
20th11Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2010.

2010 American Le Mans Series - LMP

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP5.5L V12D Bi-Turbo

2009 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2009 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Peugeot Sport Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2009.

2008 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2008.

2008 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Panasonic Toyota Racing, Honda Racing F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Team Peugeot Total
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1001?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2008.

2007 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th13AT&T Williams Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW29 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2007.

2006 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0WilliamsF1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th6West McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren MP4-20 (Mercedes 3.0 V10)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2005.

2004 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0West McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0West McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0West McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0West McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th2Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Benetton B200 (Playlife)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2000.

1999 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
13th3Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Benetton B199 (Playlife)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1999.

1998 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
8th17Mild Seven Benetton Playlife
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Benetton B198 (Playlife)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1998.

1997 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Mild Seven Benetton Renault
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
14th4Mild Seven Benetton Renault
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Benetton B197Renault
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1997.

1997 FIA GT - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
10th25AMG Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AMG Mercedes CLK-GTR
Click to show race results for FIA GT - GT1 1997.

1996 FIA International Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th43Opel Team Joest
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Opel Calibra V6
Click to show race results for FIA International Touring Car Championship 1996.

1996 Le Mans 24h - P1 class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Joest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
TWR Porsche WSC 95
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - P1 class 1996.

1995 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
0G+M Escom Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F395 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 1995.

1995 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
21st4G+M Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F395Opel Spiess
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Britain 1995.

1995 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
7th0G+M Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 1995.

1995 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
6th74G+M Escom Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F395 (Opel)

1995 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
6th0G+M Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F395 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix 1995.

1994 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
0G&M Escom
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 394 (Opel)

1994 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
2nd219G+M Escom Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1931213
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F394 (Opel)

1994 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
15th0G+M Escom Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F394 (Opel)

1994 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
10th0G+M Escom Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F394 (Opel)

1993 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
17th0RSM Marko
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 393 (Fiat)

1993 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
13th27Marko RSM
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F393 (Fiat)

1993 Formula 3 Austria

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 Formula Ford 1600 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
1st170Walter Lechner Racing School
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
95953
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen (Ford)

1992 Formula Opel Lotus Nations Cup

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Team Austria
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 Formula Opel Lotus Euroseries

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 Formula Ford 1600 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen (Ford)


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