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Helmet of Axel Plankenhorn

Flag of Germany Axel Plankenhorn

nationality German age 66 years old born December 16, 1951 hometown Spaichingen

Racing highlights

19772ndFormula Super Vee Europe

Racing career summary

Races entered34
Wins4
Podiums15
Pole positions3
Fastest laps6
Race win percentage11.8%
Podium percentage44.1%

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.

1984Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing6 races0 wins2 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1979Racing12 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1977Racing? races4 wins8 podiums? pole position5 fastest race laps
1976Racing? races0 wins3 podiums? pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Axel Plankenhorn

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Obermaier Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 European Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th66Obermaier Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th42Obermaier Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1982 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
0Siegfried Brunn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/3 Turbo

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
0Jan Lundgardh
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Whittington Brothers, Porsche Kremer Racing, J. P. Willeme
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3
Porsche 935/79
Ford Capri

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Whittington Brothers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935/79

1980 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
16th33Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50221
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1979 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
5th95Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935
Porsche 935 K3

1979 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
13th0Porsche Kremer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3 (Gr.5+2.0)3.0L F6 TurboDunlop

1978 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Manfred Cassani
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1 (BMW)

1978 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
14th8KWS Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B38 (Toyota)

1978 Formula Super Vee Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen

1977 Formula Super Vee Europe

PositionPointsTeam
2nd136
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?48?5
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1976 Formula Super Vee Europe

PositionPointsTeam
5th48
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?03?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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