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IMSA SportsCar Championship - GTD

Driver Information

nationality
British
age
49
birthday
22 Jul 1974
hometown
Epsom, Surrey
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Driver Information

nationality
British
age
49
birthday
22 Jul 1974
hometown
Epsom, Surrey
helmet

Driver Stats

races started
318
races entered
319
wins
36
podiums
82
pole positions
10
fastest laps
9
race win percentage
11.3%
podium percentage
25.8%
driverdb score
1,646

DriverDB Score History

DRIVERDB SCORE
1,646
2019/01/06
Ian James
1595.25

Recent Results

date
series
circuit
nation
grid
position
points
11
May '24
FIA Endurance Trophy - LMGT3
Spa-Francorchamps
flag
5
11
21
Apr '24
FIA Endurance Trophy - LMGT3
Imola
flag
2
5
16
Mar '24
IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - GTD
Sebring
flag
15
4
02
Mar '24
FIA Endurance Trophy - LMGT3
Losail
flag
5
2
18
Feb '24
Intercontinental GT Challenge
Mount Panorama
flag
10
28
Jan '24
IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - GTD
Daytona
flag
DNF

Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
2024
Heart of Racing Team
27
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT3 Evo
Mercedes-Benz 4.0 turbo
Goodyear
3
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
1
0
0
27
year
series
team
points
position
2024
Heart of Racing by SPS
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mercedes-AMG GT3 Evo
Mercedes-Benz 6.2
Pirelli
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2024
Heart of Racing Team
395
33rd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT3 Evo
Mercedes-Benz 4.0 turbo
Michelin
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
395
year
series
team
points
position
2023
Northwest AMR
51
9th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR
Mercedes-Benz 4.0 turbo
Michelin
4
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
1
0
0
51
year
series
team
points
position
2023
Heart of Racing Team
830
24th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT3
Mercedes-Benz 4.0 turbo
Michelin
4
1
1
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
1
1
1
0
830
year
series
team
points
position
2022
Heart of Racing Team
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT4
Mercedes-Benz 4.0 turbo
Hankook
1
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2022
Heart of Racing Team
1048
25th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT3
Mercedes-Benz 4.0 turbo
Michelin
4
1
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
1
1
0
0
1048
year
series
team
points
position
2021
Heart Of Racing Team
1949
12th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT3
Mercedes-Benz 4.0 turbo
Michelin
8
1
3
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
1
3
0
0
1949
year
series
team
points
position
2020
Heart of Racing Team
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT3
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2020
Heart Of Racing Team
199
15th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT3
Mercedes-Benz 4.0 turbo
Michelin
8
0
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
0
2
0
0
199
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Team Panoz Racing
211
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Panoz Avezzano GT4 
Pirelli
15
4
8
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
15
4
8
0
1
211
year
series
team
points
position
2019
WRT Speedstar Audi Sport
30
47th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Audi R8 LMS GT3
Audi 5.2
Continental
1
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
0
30
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Panoz Avezzano GT4
Chevrolet 6.2
Pirelli
10
3
5
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
3
5
0
0
158
year
series
team
points
position
2018
Team Panoz Racing
138
4th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Panoz Avezzano GT4
Chevrolet 6.2
Pirelli
8
3
4
3
3
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
3
4
3
3
138
year
series
team
points
position
2018
Brookspeed International Motorsport
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2017
Team Panoz Racing
303
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Panoz Avezzano GT
Pirelli
18
6
10
4
3
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
18
6
10
4
3
303
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lexus RC F GT3
Toyota 5.0
Continental
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
38
year
series
team
points
position
2017
Rotek Racing
12
10th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
12
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
#7 Porsche Cayman
2.9L F6 NA
Conti
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
6
year
series
team
points
position
2016
Alex Job Racing
50
32nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 991 GT3 R
Porsche 4.0
Continental
4
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
1
0
0
50
year
series
team
points
position
2015
Team Seattle/AJR
267
4th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
#23 Porsche 911 GT America
4.0L F6 NA
Continental
10
2
4
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
2
4
0
0
267
year
series
team
points
position
2014
Multimatic Motorsports
240
8th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
#158 Ford Mustang Boss 302R
5.0L V8 NA
Continental
12
1
3
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
12
1
3
0
0
240
year
series
team
points
position
2014
Team Seattle/Alex Job Racing
234
15th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 911 GT America
4.0L F6 NA
Continental
11
0
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
0
2
0
0
234
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Mustang Boss 302R
5.0L V8 NA
Continental
11
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
0
0
0
0
218
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Riley Mk. XXVI
BMW 4.9
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
19
year
series
team
points
position
2012
Dempsey Racing
16
68th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mazda RX-8 GT
2.0L R3 NA
Continental
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
16
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dodge Challenger
6.1L V8 NA
Continental
10
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
0
0
0
0
128
year
series
team
points
position
2011
Panoz Racing, JaguarRSR
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Panoz Abruzzi (Chevrolet)
Jaguar XKR GT
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dodge Challenger
6.1L V8 NA
Continental
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2011
Dempsey Racing
39
38th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mazda RX-8 GT
2.0L R3 NA
Continental
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
39
year
series
team
points
position
2010
Blackforest Racing
6
88th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dodge Challenger
6.1L V8 NA
Continental
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
6
year
series
team
points
position
2010
Starworks Motorsport
38
36th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Riley (BMW)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
38
year
series
team
points
position
2009
Blackforest Motorsports
5
78th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dodge Challenger
6.1L V8 NA
Hoosier
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
5
year
series
team
points
position
2009
Panoz Team PTG
95
5th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Panoz Esperante GTLM
10
0
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
0
2
0
0
95
year
series
team
points
position
2009
Michael Shank Racing
31
37th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Riley (Ford)
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
31
year
series
team
points
position
2008
Marcos Racing International
0
5th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
BMW 320d
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2008
Michael Shank Racing
315
9th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Riley Technologies (Ford)
14
1
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
1
2
0
0
315
year
series
team
points
position
2007
Blackforest Motorsports
95
38th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Mustang GT
5.0L V8 NA
Hoosier
6
2
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
2
2
95
year
series
team
points
position
2007
JLowe Racing/TRG
28
72nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup
3.8L F6 NA
Hoosier
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
28
year
series
team
points
position
2007
Michael Shank Racing
307
10th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lexus Riley
14
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
0
0
0
0
307
year
series
team
points
position
2007
Tafel Racing
14
36th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 997 GT3-RSR
3.8L F6 NA
Michelin
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
14
year
series
team
points
position
2006
Blackforest Motorsports
120
26th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Mustang FR500C
5.0L V8 NA
Hoosier
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
120
year
series
team
points
position
2006
Blackforest Motorsports, CITGO Racing by SAMAX
20
95th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Crawford
Pontiac Crawford
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
20
year
series
team
points
position
2006
BMW Team PTG
8
29th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
BMW M3 GTR
5.0L V8 NA
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
8
year
series
team
points
position
2006
Tafel Racing
295
16th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup
3.6L F6 NA
Hoosier
8
0
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
0
2
0
0
295
year
series
team
points
position
2006
Miracle Motorsports
0
3rd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Courage C65
AER 2.0 turbo
Kumho
1
0
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2005
BMW Team PTG
282
13th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
BMW M3 GT
3.2L I6 NA
Hoosier
12
1
4
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
12
1
4
0
282
year
series
team
points
position
2005
Blackforest Motorsports
232
5th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Mustang GT
4.6L V8 NA
Hoosier
10
2
4
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
2
4
232
year
series
team
points
position
2005
Miracle Motorsports
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Courage C65
AER 2.0 turbo
Kumho
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2005
Miracle Motorsports
26
8th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Courage C65 (AER)
1
1
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
1
1
0
0
26
year
series
team
points
position
2004
Team Lexus
211
11th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lexus IS300
3.0L I6 NA
Hoosier
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
211
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2004
The Racer's Group
328
4th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 996 GT3-RS
3.6L F6 NA
Dunlop
12
0
6
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
12
0
6
0
328
year
series
team
points
position
2004
Miracle Motorsports
143
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lola B2K/40
Nissan 3.0
Pirelli
Lola B2K/40
Nissan 3.0
Yokohama
Courage C65
AER 2.0 turbo
Yokohama
9
3
7
2
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
9
3
7
2
1
143
year
series
team
points
position
2003
Florida Racing Team
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Norma M2000
Ford 6.0
Dunlop
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2002
Team Lexus
221
7th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Lexus IS300
3.0L I6 NA
Hoosier
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
221
year
series
team
points
position
2002
Boston Motorsports Group
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Mosler MT900R
5.7L V8 NA
Dunlop
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2002
Jacobs Motorsports, Blackforest Motorsports Group, Miracle Motorsports
67
20th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Riley & Scott Mk III (Ford)
3
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
1
0
0
67
year
series
team
points
position
2001
Motorsport Technologies
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 993 GT2
3.6L F6 Bi-Turbo
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2001
Blackforest Motorsports Group
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Riley & Scott Mk III (Ford)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
49
year
series
team
points
position
2000
Michael Colucci Racing
27
39th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 993 Carrera RSR
Porsche 3.8
Pirelli
Porsche 996 GT3-R
Porsche 3.6
Pirelli
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
27
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen
Audi 1.8 lit
11
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
0
0
68
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
1
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
1
1
1
21
year
series
team
points
position
1997
Rowan RAcing
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dallara 395/6 (Toyota)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1997
Lindell Motorsports
0
44th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Spec Racer Ford
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1994
RPM Motorsport
120
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
15
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
15
1
1
120
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
61
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
2024
Racing
6
0
1
0
0
2023
Racing
8
1
2
1
0
2022
Racing
5
1
2
0
0
2021
Racing
8
1
3
0
0
2020
Racing
9
0
2
0
0
2019
Racing
16
4
9
0
1
2018
Racing
20
6
9
3
3
2017
Racing
23
6
10
4
3
2016
Racing
5
0
1
0
0
2015
Racing
10
2
4
0
0
2014
Racing
23
1
5
0
0
2013
Racing
12
0
0
0
0
2012
Racing
11
0
0
0
0
2011
Racing
8
0
0
0
0
2010
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
2009
Racing
13
0
2
0
0
2008
Racing
14
1
2
0
0
2007
Racing
22
2
2
0
0
2006
Racing
14
0
3
0
0
2005
Racing
24
4
9
0
0
2004
Racing
22
3
13
2
1
2003
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
2002
Racing
6
0
1
0
0
2001
Racing
4
0
0
0
0
2000
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1998
Racing
11
0
0
?
?
1997
Racing
4
1
1
0
1
1994
Racing
15
1
1
?
?
1993
Racing
?
2
?
?
?

Racing Highlights

year
series
position
2024
FIA Endurance Trophy - LMGT3
2nd
2019
Pirelli GT4 America Sprint - Pro
1st
2018
Pirelli World Challenge - SprintX - GTS ProAm
3rd
2017
Pirelli World Challenge - GTS Pro
2nd
2006
24 Hours of Le Mans - LMP2
3rd
2004
American Le Mans Series - LMP2
1st
1997
British Formula 3 - National Class
3rd
1994
Formula Vauxhall Junior
2nd

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
Formula 1
2204.55
-
02
Formula 1
2130.8
-
03
Formula 1
2034.25
-
04
Formula 1
2023.45
-
05
British GT Championship - GT3
2007.35
+7.8
06
Formula 1
1992.25
-
07
Porsche Carrera Cup Germany
1990.25
-
+1
08
Intercontinental GT Challenge
1946.35
-
+1
09
Formula 1
1946.1
-
-2
10
ARCA Series
1943.3
-13.4
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