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Helmet of Greg Thornton
© Ross Karlsson

Flag of Great Britain Greg Thornton

full name Gregory Thornton nationality British

Racing highlights

20181stFIA Masters Historic Formula One Pre-1978 Championship - Fittipaldi and Stewart Classes
20173rdFIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship - Fittipaldi/Stewart classes
20163rdFIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship - Head/Lauda classes
20153rdMSC New Zealand F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series
20093rdHSCC Lloyds TSB Derek Bell Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered261
Wins18
Podiums59
Pole positions7
Fastest laps27
Race win percentage6.9%
Podium percentage22.6%

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.

2019Racing9 races0 wins7 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2018Racing36 races5 wins13 podiums2 pole position8 fastest race laps
2017Racing21 races4 wins11 podiums1 pole positions4 fastest race laps
2016Racing35 races2 wins10 podiums1 pole positions4 fastest race laps
2015Racing36 races3 wins7 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
2014Racing24 races1 win5 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2013Racing35 races3 wins5 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2012Racing14 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing18 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2010Racing25 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Greg Thornton

2018-19 SAS Autoparts MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90701
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B24

2017-18 SAS Autoparts F5000 Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
17th121
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 75A (3.4L Ford Cosworth),Chevron B32 (Chevrolet),Lotus 70 (Ford)

2018 11e Grand Prix de Monaco Historique Serie F: Voitures de Grand Prix F1 (1973 - 1976)

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 77Cosworth DFV 3.0
Click to show race results for 11e Grand Prix de Monaco Historique Serie F: Voitures de Grand Prix F1 (1973 - 1976) 2018.

2018 FIA Masters Historic Formula One Pre-1978 Championship - Fittipaldi and Stewart Classes

PositionPointsTeam
1st102
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1451128
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 77Cosworth DFV 3.0
Click to show race results for FIA Masters Historic Formula One Pre-1978 Championship - Fittipaldi and Stewart Classes 2018.

2018 FIA Masters Historic Sports Cars Post-66 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th13
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B8BMW 2.0
Click to show race results for FIA Masters Historic Sports Cars Post-66 Championship 2018.

2018 Masters Pre-66 Touring Cars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford MustangFord 4.7
Click to show race results for Masters Pre-66 Touring Cars Championship 2018.

2018 FIA Lurani Trophy for Formula Junior Cars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 20Ford 1.1
Click to show race results for FIA Lurani Trophy for Formula Junior Cars 2018.

2018 Masters USA

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 91Cosworth DFV 3.0
Click to show race results for Masters USA 2018.

2016-17 SAS Autoparts MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1973 Chevron B24-03

2017 Race of Champions Revival F1 v F5000

PositionPointsTeam
17th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1973 Chevron B24-03 (Chevrolet)

2017 FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship - Head/Lauda classes

PositionPointsTeam
14th9
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 91Cosworth DFV 3.0Avon
Click to show race results for FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship - Head/Lauda classes 2017.

2017 FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship - Fittipaldi/Stewart classes

PositionPointsTeam
3rd63
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
113914
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 77Cosworth DFV 3.0Avon
Click to show race results for FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship - Fittipaldi/Stewart classes 2017.

2015-16 MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1973 Chevron B24-03
1975 March 75A (Cosworth 3.4L V6)

2016 Phillip Island Classic Formula 5000

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1973 Chevron B24-03
1975 March 75A (Cosworth 3.4L V6)

2016 Phillip Island Classic Groups Q & R Racing & Invited

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Titan Mk.10

2016 FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship - Head/Lauda classes

PositionPointsTeam
3rd45
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
162914
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 91Cosworth DFV 3.0Avon
Click to show race results for FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship - Head/Lauda classes 2016.

2016 FIA Masters Historic Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B8
Click to show race results for FIA Masters Historic Sports Car Championship 2016.

2016 FIA Lurani Trophy for Formula Junior Cars

PositionPointsTeam
60th1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 22
Click to show race results for FIA Lurani Trophy for Formula Junior Cars 2016.

2016 Can Am 50 Interserie Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B8BMW 2.0

2014-15 MSC New Zealand F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd429
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 75A (3.4L Quad Cam V6 Ford)
1973 Chevron B24-03
1971 Surtees TS11-04
Click to show race results for MSC New Zealand F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series 2014-15.

2015 Phillip Island Classic Groups Q & R Racing & Formula 5000

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Titan Mk.10

2015 Phillip Island Classic Groups M & O Sports & Racing

PositionPointsTeam
13th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Elfin Formula Junior

2015 FIA Masters Historic Formula One champion - Head/Lauda classes

PositionPointsTeam
5th22
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
93414
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 91Cosworth DFV 3.0
Click to show race results for FIA Masters Historic Formula One champion - Head/Lauda classes 2015.

2015 FIA Lurani Trophy for Formula Junior Cars

PositionPointsTeam
62nd2
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 22Dunlop
Click to show race results for FIA Lurani Trophy for Formula Junior Cars 2015.

2013-14 MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
18th80
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 75A-1 (3.4L Quad Cam V6 Ford)
Click to show race results for MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series 2013-14.

2014 FIA Masters Historic Formula One champion - Head/Lauda classes

PositionPointsTeam
5th17
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121411
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 91Cosworth DFV 3.0

2014 Phillip Island Classic Groups Q & R Racing & Formula 5000

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 75AFord 3.4

2014 Tasman Revival Groups Q&R Sports & Racing

PositionPointsTeam
5th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Titan Mk.10Ford 1.6

2012-13 MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th355
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
162402
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McRae GM1
Click to show race results for MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series 2012-13.

2013 NZFMR Formula Junior & F3

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1960 Cooper T52 FJ (BMC 1100)

2013 Skope Classic - Formula Junior

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1960 Cooper T52

2013 ENZED Southern Classic - Formula Junior

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1962 Cooper T52 FJ (BMC)

2011-12 MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th412Titan Historic Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B24
Click to show race results for MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series 2011-12.

2010-11 MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
19th26
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110002
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B24 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series 2010-11.

2011 HSCC Derek Bell Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B24
Surtees TS11

2011 HMR Championship - Class D

PositionPointsTeam
16th14
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Titan

2009-10 MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series

PositionPointsTeam
12th93
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS11-04
Click to show race results for MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series 2009-10.

2010 BOSS GP - Masters class

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B24 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for BOSS GP - Masters class 2010.

2010 HSCC Historic Formula Ford

PositionPointsTeam
13th26
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
700??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Titan Mk.4

2010 HSCC Derek Bell Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
10th18
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B24 (Chevrolet)

2009 HSCC Lloyds TSB Derek Bell Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
3rd42
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS11


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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