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Helmet of Dario Franchitti

Flag of Great Britain Dario Franchitti

full name George Dario Marino Franchitti nationality British age 49 years old born May 19, 1973 hometown Edinburgh, Scotland

Racing highlights

20213rdGurney Cup
20111stIZOD IndyCar Series
20101stIZOD IndyCar Series
20091stIndyCar Series
20081st24 Hours of Daytona
20071stIRL IndyCar Series
19992ndCART FedEx Champ Car World Series
19983rdCART FedEx Champ Car World Series
19953rdInternational Touring Car Championship
19931stFormula Vauxhall
19911stFormula Vauxhall Junior

Racing career summary

Races entered414
Wins47
Podiums127
Pole positions43
Fastest laps32
Race win percentage11.4%
Podium percentage30.7%

Esports career summary

(work in progress)

Races entered21
Wins1
Podiums6
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage4.8%
Podium percentage28.6%

Driver relations

Brother of Marino Franchitti. Cousin of Paul Di Resta. Cousin of Stefan Di Resta.

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 Dario Franchitti.

Dario Franchitti vs. Will Power | Dario Franchitti vs. Mario Andretti | Dario Franchitti vs. Marino Franchitti

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.

2021Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2020Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2020Esports21 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2019Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing20 races0 wins5 podiums4 pole position1 fastest race lap
2012Racing17 races1 win5 podiums5 pole position1 fastest race lap
2011Racing18 races4 wins10 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
2010Racing20 races3 wins10 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2009Racing20 races5 wins9 podiums5 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing29 races2 wins2 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2007Racing25 races5 wins12 podiums5 pole position4 fastest race laps
2006Racing14 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2005Racing18 races2 wins6 podiums1 pole positions4 fastest race laps
2004Racing16 races2 wins4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2003Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing20 races3 wins7 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2001Racing20 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2000Racing19 races0 wins4 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1999Racing20 races3 wins11 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1998Racing19 races3 wins6 podiums5 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
1996Racing25 races1 win8 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1995Racing20 races1 win8 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1994Racing20 races1 win7 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
1993Racing14 races6 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing? races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing12 races4 wins5 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Dario Franchitti

2021 Pierpoint Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford MustangFord 4.7
Click to show race results for Pierpoint Cup 2021.

2021 Gurney Cup

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford GT40Ford 4.7
Click to show race results for Gurney Cup 2021.

2020 The Race Legends Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2020 The Race All-Star Series powered by ROKiT Phones - Legends Trophy - Season 2

PositionPointsTeam
9th224Big Machine Vodka
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2020 BRDC ESport Championship with iZone

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2020 Group C Racing Classe 1

PositionPointsTeam
10th2
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XJR-10Rover 3.5 turbo
Click to show race results for Group C Racing Classe 1 2020.

2020 Gerry Marshall Trophy presented by Sure

PositionPointsTeam
9th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro Z28Chevrolet 5.7
Click to show race results for Gerry Marshall Trophy presented by Sure 2020.

2020 Royal Automobile Club TT Celebration

PositionPointsTeam
9th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AC CobraFord 4.7
Click to show race results for Royal Automobile Club TT Celebration 2020.

2020 Stirling Moss Memorial Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 250 GT SWB/CFerrari 3.0
Click to show race results for Stirling Moss Memorial Trophy 2020.

2020 Heritage Touring Cup TC2 class

PositionPointsTeam
35th7
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10011
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri RS3100Ford 3.1
Click to show race results for Heritage Touring Cup TC2 class 2020.

2019 Kinrara Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
8th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 250 GT SWB/CFerrari 3.0

2019 RAC Tourist Trophy Celebration

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AC CobraFord 4.7

2013 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
27th50Chip Ganassi / Felix Sabates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (BMW)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2013.

2013 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th418Target Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180441
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12HondaFirestone
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2013.

2012 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th363Target Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
151451
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12Honda 2.2 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2012.

2012 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
29th28Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (BMW)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2012.

2012 American Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
8th20Level 5 Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HPD ARX-03b (Honda)
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - LMP2 2012.

2011 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
24th32Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Mk XX (BMW)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2011.

2011 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st573Target Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
174923
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2011.

2011 The Dan Wheldon Memorial Kart Race

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Team Franchitti - DW Legends

2010 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
65th16Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (BMW)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2010.

2010 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st602Target Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1731021
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2010.

2010 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Dick Johnson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG FalconDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2010.

2009 IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st616Target Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
175951
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IndyCar Series 2009.

2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
40th26Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Lexus)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2009.

2009 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
12th34Patrón Highcroft Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Acura ARX-02a
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2008 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
42nd35Chip Ganassi with Felix Sabates
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Technologies (Lexus)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2008.

2008 NASCAR Cup Series

PositionPointsTeam
49th606Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Cup Series 2008.

2008 ARCA Series

PositionPointsTeam
103rd180Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for ARCA Series 2008.

2008 NASCAR Nationwide Series

PositionPointsTeam
35th1571Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Nationwide Series 2008.

2008 American Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Patrón Highcroft Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Acura ARX-01b
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - LMP2 2008.

2008 Nikon Indy 300

PositionPointsTeam
16th0Target Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Click to show race results for Nikon Indy 300 2008.

2008 24 Hours of Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Telmex Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Mk.XILexusPirelli

2007 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st637Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1741143
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2007.

2007 American Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
11th32Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Acura ARX-01a

2007 ARCA Series

PositionPointsTeam
135th145Cunningham Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge

2007 NASCAR Truck Series

PositionPointsTeam
104th64Cunningham Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Truck Series 2007.

2007 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
95th277Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Busch Series 2007.

2006 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th311Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.0Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2006.

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
91st23CITGO Racing by SAMAX
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley

2005 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th501Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
172614
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.0Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2005.

2005 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
79th15Howard-Boss Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac-Crawford5.0L V8 NAHoosier

2004 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th409Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
162411
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-03Honda 3.0Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2004.

2003 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
25th72Andretti Green Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-03Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2003.

2002 CART FedEx Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th148Team Kool Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
193711
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/00Honda 2.6 turboBridgestone
Reynard 02iHonda 2.6 turboBridgestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Championship Series 2002.

2002 Indy Racing League

PositionPointsTeam
44th11Team Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-00Chevrolet 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for Indy Racing League 2002.

2001 CART FedEx Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th105Team Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201402
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 2KiHonda 2.6 turboFirestone
Reynard 01iHonda 2.6 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Championship Series 2001.

2000 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
13th92Team Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190421
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 2KiHonda 2.6 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 2000.

1999 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd212Team Kool Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2031122
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 99iHonda 2.6 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 1999.

1998 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd160Team Kool Green
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
193650
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 98iHonda 2.6 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 1998.

1997 CART FedEx Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
20th10Hogan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160012
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 97iMercedes-Benz 2.6 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for CART FedEx Champ Car World Series 1997.

1996 FIA International Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th171D2 Privat Team AMG Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
251802
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AMG-Mercedes C-Klasse
Click to show race results for FIA International Touring Car Championship 1996.

1995 International Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd80AMG-Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AMG-Mercedes C-Klasse
Click to show race results for International Touring Car Championship 1995.

1995 Deutsche Tourenwagen Meisterschaft

PositionPointsTeam
5th74AMG-Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120421
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AMG-Mercedes C-Klasse2.5L V6 NAMichelin

1994 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Paul Stewart Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 394 (Mugen)

1994 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Mobil 1 Paul Stewart Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 394 (Mugen)

1994 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
4th133Paul Stewart Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
181713
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 394 (Mugen Honda)

1993 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
15th2Paul Stewart Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 933 (Mugen Honda)

1993 Formula Vauxhall

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Paul Stewart Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
136???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 Formula Opel Lotus Euroseries

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 Formula Vauxhall

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

1991 Formula Vauxhall Junior

PositionPointsTeam
1st0David Leslie Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12451?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen FVJ Mk. 1 (Vauxhall)


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