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Helmet of Desiré Wilson

Flag of South Africa Desiré Wilson

full name Desiré Randall Wilson nationality South African age 68 years old born November 26, 1953 hometown Brakpan

Racing highlights

19803rdWorld Championship for Makes Brands Hatch 6 Hours

Racing career summary

Races entered78
Wins3
Podiums11
Pole positions0
Fastest laps3
Race win percentage3.8%
Podium percentage14.1%

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.

2013Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing18 races3 wins6 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1979Racing16 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1978Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Desiré Wilson

2013 Goodwood Revival St. Marys Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
17th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Rover 100 P4

1999 Speedvision World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
0Speedvision/Vortech
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z3M Coupe3.2L I6 NABFGoodrich

1997 North American Super Touring Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th18Schader Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda Xedos 6

1993 IMSA Exxon Supreme GT Series - GTS-1

PositionPointsTeam
0Tom Gloy Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

1991 Firestone Indy Lights Championship

PositionPointsTeam
24th1Leading Edge Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86A (Buick)

1991 Sportscar World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0AO Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90CCosworth DFZ 3.5Dunlop

1989 Formula 3000 Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
12th3GA Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T88/50 (Cosworth)

1989 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Davey
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962CPorsche 3.0 turboDunlop

1989 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Davey
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1986 American Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
24th8
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86A (Buick)

1986 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Machinists Union Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1984 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Wysard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83CCosworth DFX 2.6 turboGoodyear

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
44th10Kremer-Porsche Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956Porsche 2.6 turboGoodyear

1983 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
28th3
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
63rd4Obermaier Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 European Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
59th4Obermaier Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Momo Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83G (Porsche)

1983 Formula Mondial North America

PositionPointsTeam
0Theodore Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT4

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
46th10Grid Racing, Ford Werke AG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Grid S1 (Ford)
Ford C100

1981 South African Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Tyrrell Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tyrrell 010Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
187th14T-Bird Swap Shop
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 MCD British Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th3Goodwin Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Argo JM9 (Ford BDA)

1980 World Championship of F1 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Brands Hatch Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW07Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear

1980 Aurora F1 Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th21Theodore Racing, Colin Bennett Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61302
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Wolf WR4Cosworth DFV 3.0
Wolf WR3Cosworth DFV 3.0
Lotus 78Cosworth DFV 3.0

1980 Aurora AFX New Zealand International Formula Pacific Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 77B (Ford BDA Nicholson)

1980 XXVII Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Susie Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT1

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
41st30Alain de Cadenet
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
De Cadenet Lola LMFord
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1980 World Championship for Makes Brands Hatch 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Alain de Cadenet
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
De Cadenet Lola LMCosworth DFV 3.0

1979 Formula 1 Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Melchester Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tyrrell 008Cosworth DFV 3.0

1979 Aurora F1 Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th28Melchester Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150401
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tyrrell 008 (Cosworth)

1978 Shellsport F1 Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th34Mario Deliotti Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ensign N175Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear

1978 USAC Mini-Indy Series

PositionPointsTeam
69th2
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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