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Helmet of Gary Paffett

Flag of Great Britain Gary Paffett

nationality British age 41 years old born March 24, 1981 hometown Bromley, London height 175 cm (5' 9")

Racing highlights

20181stDTM
20122ndDTM
20102ndDTM
20092ndDTM
20051stDTM
20042ndDTM
20021stFormula 3 Germany
20001stFormula 3 Britain National Class
19991stFormula Vauxhall
19981stFormula Vauxhall Junior class B

Racing career summary

Races entered279
Wins60
Podiums88
Pole positions53
Fastest laps33
Race win percentage21.5%
Podium percentage31.5%

Esports career summary

(work in progress)

Races entered5
Wins0
Podiums0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage0%

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 Gary Paffett.

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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.

2020Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2020Esports5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2019Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing23 races3 wins10 podiums5 pole position3 fastest race laps
2017Racing18 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing20 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2015Racing18 races0 wins3 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2014Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing10 races1 win1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2012Racing10 races2 wins6 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
2011Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing11 races3 wins5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing10 races4 wins4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing10 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing11 races5 wins9 podiums4 pole position4 fastest race laps
2004Racing11 races4 wins6 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2003Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing17 races7 wins8 podiums6 pole position6 fastest race laps
2001Racing19 races1 win5 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2000Racing14 races12 wins13 podiums13 pole position13 fastest race laps
1999Racing? races4 wins? podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing16 races13 wins14 podiums13 pole position? fastest race laps
1997Racing1 race0 wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Gary Paffett

2020 DTM Esports Classic Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* 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.

2019 ABB FIA Formula E Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th9HWA Racelab
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spark SRT05eVenturi VFE05Michelin
Click to show race results for ABB FIA Formula E Championship 2019.

2019 Liqui-moly Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class A - GT3 Pro-Pro

PositionPointsTeam
0Craft Bamboo Black Falcon
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Liqui-moly Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class A - GT3 Pro-Pro 2019.

2019 Intercontinental GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
35th2Craft Bamboo Black Falcon, Strakka Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Intercontinental GT Challenge 2019.

2019 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
0Mercedes-AMG Team Strakka Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro 2019.

2018 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
1st255Mercedes-AMG DTM Team HWA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2031053
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTMMercedes-Benz 4.0Hankook
Click to show race results for DTM 2018.

2018 Total 24 Hours of Spa - Pro Class

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Mercedes-AMG Team Mann-Filter
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2
Click to show race results for Total 24 Hours of Spa - Pro Class 2018.

2018 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
0Mercedes-AMG Team MANNFILTER
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro 2018.

2018 Intercontinental GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
21st8HTP Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Intercontinental GT Challenge 2018.

2017 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
10th102Mercedes-AMG Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz C 63 DTMHankook
Click to show race results for DTM 2017.

2016 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
11th73EURONICS/FREE MEN'S WORLD Mercedes-AMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#2 Mercedes C63 DTMMercedes V8Hankook
Click to show race results for DTM 2016.

2016 Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Overall

PositionPointsTeam
29th12AMG - Team HTP Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz AMG GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Overall 2016.

2016 Intercontinental GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
12th12Team HTP Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG GT3Mercedes-Benz 6.2
Click to show race results for Intercontinental GT Challenge 2016.

2015 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
9th89DTM Team Art
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes AMG C63 DTMHankook
Click to show race results for DTM 2015.

2014 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
22nd5EURONICS Mercedes AMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes AMG C-CoupéMercedes V8Hankook
Click to show race results for DTM 2014.

2013 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
6th69HWA Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
DTM AMG Mercedes C-Coupé
Click to show race results for DTM 2013.

2012 Formula 1 - Test and reserve drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Vodafone McLaren Mercedes, Sahara Force India
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2012 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
2nd145HWA Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102622
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes AMG C-Coupe DTM
Click to show race results for DTM 2012.

2011 Formula 1 - Test and reserve drivers

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

2011 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
7th25HWA Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AMG Mercedes C-Class 2009
Click to show race results for DTM 2011.

2011 ERDF Masters Kart - Stars

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
KartEngineTyres
Sodi ST32 (Sodi STX)

2010 Formula 1 - Test and reserve drivers

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

2010 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
2nd67HWA Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
113520
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AMG-Mercedes C-Klasse 09
Click to show race results for DTM 2010.

2009 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
2nd59HWA Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
104401
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes C-Class 09
Click to show race results for DTM 2009.

2009 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Vodafone McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren MP-24 (Mercedes)

2008 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2008 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
9th13Persson Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes C-class -07
Click to show race results for DTM 2008.

2007 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2007 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
9th20.5Laureus AMG Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes C-class 06
Click to show race results for DTM 2007.

2006 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2005 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
1st84DaimlerChrysler Bank AMG-Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
115944
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
AMG-Mercedes C-Klasse
Click to show race results for DTM 2005.

2005 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2004 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
2nd57HWA AMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
114621
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes C-Class
Click to show race results for DTM 2004.

2003 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Brand Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B2/50Zytek 3.0Avon
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 3000 International Championship 2003.

2003 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
11th4Team Rosberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes CLK (2002)
Click to show race results for DTM 2003.

2003 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2002 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
1st83Team Rosberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
177866
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Germany 2002.

2001 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
6th123Team Rosberg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
191512
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F301 (Renault)
Dallara F301 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Germany 2001.

2000 Formula 3 Britain National Class

PositionPointsTeam
1st268Fred Goddard Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1412131313
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F398 (Renault)

1999 Formula Vauxhall

PositionPointsTeam
1st129Team Young Guns
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?4?3?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard FVL (Vauxhall)

1998 Formula Palmer Audi Winter Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th68
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
301??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 Formula Vauxhall Junior class B

PositionPointsTeam
1st267
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
13131313?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard FVL (Vauxhall)

1998 Formula Vauxhall Junior

PositionPointsTeam
7th59
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1997 Formula Vauxhall Junior Winter Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard FVL (Vauxhall)

1997 Super 1 National Formula A Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th205


DriverDB Rating graph

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