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Hunter
McElrea
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United Sports Car Championship - Le Mans Prototype 2

Driver Information

nationality
New Zealander
age
24
birthday
21 Nov 1999
hometown
Gold Coast, Australia
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Driver Information

nationality
New Zealander
age
24
birthday
21 Nov 1999
hometown
Gold Coast, Australia
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Driver Stats

races started
172
races entered
173
wins
46
podiums
94
pole positions
29
fastest laps
33
race win percentage
26.7%
podium percentage
54.7%
driverdb score
1,702

DriverDB Score History

DRIVERDB SCORE
1,702
2019/01/06
Hunter McElrea
1606.3

Recent Results

date
series
circuit
nation
grid
position
points
28
Jan '24
IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - LMP2
Daytona
flag
DNF
10
Sep '23
Firestone Indy NXT Series
Laguna Seca
flag
2
2
09
Sep '23
Firestone Indy NXT Series
Laguna Seca
flag
1
1
03
Sep '23
Firestone Indy NXT Series
Portland
flag
2
15
27
Aug '23
Firestone Indy NXT Series
Gateway
flag
3
11
Aug '23
Firestone Indy NXT Series
Indianapolis
flag
1
1

Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Oreca 07
Gibson 4.2
Michelin
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2023
Andretti Autosport
474
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dallara IL-15
Mazda 2.0
Firestone
14
2
6
2
5
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
2
6
2
5
474
year
series
team
points
position
2022
Andretti Autosport
460
4th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dallara IL-15
Mazda 2.0 turbo
Cooper
14
2
7
3
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
2
7
3
1
460
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus PM-18
Mazda 2.0
Cooper
18
3
7
5
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
18
3
7
5
1
362
year
series
team
points
position
2020
Pabst Racing
320
5th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus PM-18
Mazda 2.0
Cooper
17
1
6
0
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
17
1
6
0
2
320
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Pabst Racing Services
356
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus USF-17
Mazda MZR 2.0
Cooper
14
4
12
5
4
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
4
12
5
4
356
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mygale SJ10A
Ford Duratec 1.6
4
1
3
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
1
3
1
0
121
year
series
team
points
position
2018
Sonic Motor Racing Services
145
9th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mygale SJ10A
Ford Duratec 1.6
Yokohama
6
4
4
2
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
4
4
2
1
145
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mygale SJ10A
Ford Duratec 1.6
Yokohama
6
2
3
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
2
3
1
1
132
year
series
team
points
position
2018
Sonic Motor Racing Services
321
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mygale SJ10A
Ford Duratec 1.6
Yokohama
21
13
16
3
7
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
21
13
16
3
7
321
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mygale SJ10A
Ford Duratec 1.6
Yokohama
5
1
3
2
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
1
3
2
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mygale SJ10A
Ford Duratec 1.6
Yokohama
6
0
1
0
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
0
1
0
2
98
year
series
team
points
position
2017
Tandersport
189
4th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mygale SJ10A
Ford Duratec 1.6
Yokohama
17
2
9
2
3
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
17
2
9
2
3
189
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen RF06
Ford Duratec 1.6
3
0
3
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
3
0
0
75
year
series
team
points
position
2016
McElrea Racing
117
5th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen RF91
Ford Kent 1.6
Yokohama
8
6
8
1
3
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
6
8
1
3
117
year
series
team
points
position
2016
McElrea Racing
78
9th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mygale SJ09
Ford Duratec 1.6
Yokohama
12
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
12
0
0
0
0
78
year
series
team
points
position
2016
McElrea Racing
187
4th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen RF91
Ford Kent 1.6
Yokohama
6
6
6
2
5
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
6
6
2
5
187
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen RF91
Ford Kent 1.6
Avon
3
2
3
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
2
3
1
0
83
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
2024
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
2023
Racing
14
2
6
2
5
2022
Racing
14
2
7
3
1
2021
Racing
18
3
7
5
1
2020
Racing
17
1
6
0
2
2019
Racing
14
4
12
5
4
2018
Racing
37
20
26
7
9
2017
Racing
28
3
13
4
5
2016
Racing
26
9
14
2
6
2015
Racing
3
2
3
1
0

Racing Highlights

year
series
position
2023
Firestone Indy NXT Series
2nd
2021
Indy Pro 2000 presented by Cooper Tires
3rd
2019
Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship
2nd
2018
Australian Formula Ford Series
1st

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
Formula 1
2198.45
-
02
Formula 1
2135.95
-
03
Formula 1
2028.35
-
04
Formula 1
2014.4
-
05
Intercontinental GT Challenge
2007.9
-
06
NASCAR Xfinity Series
1994.3
-
07
United Sports Car Championship - GTD
1989.65
-
08
Formula 1
1988.75
-
09
Intercontinental GT Challenge
1948.45
-
10
IndyCar
1944.1
-
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