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Helmet of Jacques Villeneuve Sr

Flag of Canada Jacques Villeneuve Sr

nationality Canadian age 65 years old born November 4, 1953 hometown St. Jean-sur-Richelieu

Racing highlights

19831stCan-Am
19811stCASC North American Formula Altantic Championship
19801stCASC North American Formula Atlantic Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered88
Wins13
Podiums22
Pole positions13
Fastest laps7
Race win percentage14.8%
Podium percentage25%

Driver relations

Brother of Gilles Villeneuve. Uncle of Jacques Villeneuve.

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.

1998Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1993Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1992Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1990Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing11 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1984Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1983Racing7 races3 wins5 podiums4 pole position5 fastest race laps
1982Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing9 races4 wins6 podiums5 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing10 races4 wins6 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
1979Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jacques Villeneuve Sr

1998 KOOL Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Agip
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT41 (Toyota)

1998 International Sports Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Centenari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Centenari M1 (Alfa Romeo)

1994 Player's Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd4
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 Player's Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
21st16
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift DB4 (Toyota)

1992 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Arciero Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 SCCA Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st12
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 SCCA Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
22nd20
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift DB4 (Toyota)

1990 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
46th4Busby Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan GTP ZX-T

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
48th8Peerless Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T88/10 (Chevrolet)

1987 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
0Genoa Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 87B (Cosworth)

1986 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
15th38Hemelgarn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th54Canadian Tire Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 85C (Cosworth)

1984 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
16th30Canadian Tire Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 83C (Cosworth)

1983 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0RAM Racing Team March
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
RAM 01 - Ford

1983 Can-Am

PositionPointsTeam
1st96Canadian Tire Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63545
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Frissbee GR2 (Chevrolet)
Frissbee GR3 (Chevrolet)

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Brun Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Sehcar C6 (Chevrolet)

1982 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
44th1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eagle 81 (Cosworth)

1982 Budweiser/7-Eleven Can-Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
12th43Church Storrie Racing, Canadian Tire Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T296 (Ford)
Osella PA9 (BMW)

1981 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Arrows
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Arrows A3 - Ford

1981 CASC North American Formula Altantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st166Doug Shierson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9465?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 81A (Ford BDN)

1980 CASC North American Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st178Doug Shierson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
104631
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 80A (Ford BDD)

1979 CASC/SCCA Formula Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th42Bill Brack Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 78B (Ford BDD)
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