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Helmet of Ben Collins

Flag of Great Britain Ben Collins

additional name The Stig (Top Gear 2003-2010) nationality British age 43 years old born February 13, 1975 hometown Bristol

Racing highlights

20031stASCAR
20002ndMarlboro Masters of Formula 3
19953rdFormula Vauxhall Junior

Racing career summary

Races entered146
Wins12
Podiums27
Pole positions4
Fastest laps2
Race win percentage8.2%
Podium percentage18.5%

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.

2015Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing6 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2006Racing5 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2005Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing15 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2003Racing6 races6 wins6 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2002Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing13 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing21 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1999Racing12 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing19 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing17 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1995Racing14 races2 wins8 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ben Collins

2015 Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hour - Class A GT3 Pro-Am

PositionPointsTeam
0Maranello Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Italia GT3Ferrari 4.5
Click to show race results for Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hour - Class A GT3 Pro-Am 2015.

2014 FIA Endurance Trophy for GT AM drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Ram Racing, Krohn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Italia
Ferrari F458 Italia
Click to show race results for FIA Endurance Trophy for GT AM drivers 2014.

2014 FIA World Endurance Championship Cup for GT Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Ram Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Italia GT2

2014 Le Mans 24h - GTE Am

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Krohn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Italia
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - GTE Am 2014.

2011 Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
15th17RML
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HPD ARX-01d (Honda)

2011 Le Mans 24h - LMP2 class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0RML
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Performance Dev. ARX-01d

2010 Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
12th26RML
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola HPD
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP2 2010.

2010 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Airwaves BMW
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si E90Dunlop
Click to show race results for Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship 2010.

2009 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
59th90Kelly Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE CommodoreDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2009.

2008 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0ECO Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Radical R10 (AER ECO)

2007 FIA GT3 European Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th3Team Berlanga
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ascari KZ1R

2006 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
18th1Pro Tran Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Protran RS06/H

2006 FIA GT3 European Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th9Damax
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ascari KZ1R

2005 British GT Championship - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
6th68Embassy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 FIA GT - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
14th17.5Embassy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR

2004 FIA GT NGT

PositionPointsTeam
0RJN Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RS

2004 British GT Championship NGT

PositionPointsTeam
27th12Embassy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette C5

2004 Days of Thunder Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th1610
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121212
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 ASCAR

PositionPointsTeam
1st2299
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
666??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Ascari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ascari KZR1 - Judd

2002 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
38th20Team Ascari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ascari KZR-1 (Judd)

2002 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
68th15Team Ascari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ascari KZR-1 (Judd)

2001 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
20th3Alan Menu Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F301 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Britain 2001.

2001 FIA Sportscar Championship - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
6th71Team Ascari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ascari A410 (Judd)

2001 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Ascari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ascari A410 (Judd)

2001 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Ascari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ascari A410 (Judd)

2001 European Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Ascari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 Marlboro Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen-Honda)
Click to show race results for Marlboro Masters of Formula 3 2000.

2000 Green Flag British F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th67Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Green Flag British F3 Championship 2000.

2000 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
7th0RC Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 2000.

2000 Formula 3 Korea Super Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0RC Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Opel)

2000 Formula 3 European Cup

PositionPointsTeam
13th0Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen Honda)

2000 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
0Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen Honda)

2000 Sports Racing World Cup - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
0Harrier Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Harrier LR10 (Porsche)

1999 Indy Lights

PositionPointsTeam
13th50Johansson Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T97/20 (Buick)
Click to show race results for Indy Lights 1999.

1998 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
13th0Intersport Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F398 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 1998.

1998 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
11th44Intersport Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 398 (Opel)

1998 International Sports Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Simpson Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Matrix XP (Nissan)

1997 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
20th0Fortec Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F397 (Mitsubishi)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 1997.

1997 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Fortec Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 1997.

1997 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
8th64Fortec Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F397 (Mitsubishi HKS)

1997 FIA GT - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
0Konrad Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT2

1996 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F394 (Honda Mugen)

1995 Formula Vauxhall Junior

PositionPointsTeam
3rd118Paston Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1428??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Ben Collins over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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