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Helmet of James Courtney

Flag of Australia James Courtney

nationality Australian age 38 years old hometown Penrith

Racing highlights

20101stV8 Supercar Championship Series
20031stFormula 3 Japan
20022ndFormula 3 Britain
20023rdFormula 3 European Cup
20001stFormula Ford Great Britain
19992ndFormula Ford Festival

Racing career summary

Races entered588
Wins42
Podiums131
Pole positions42
Fastest laps58
Race win percentage7.1%
Podium percentage22.3%

Karting highlights

19971stWorld Championship Formula A
19972ndWorld Cup Formula A
19951stFive Continents Cup Junior A

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 James Courtney.

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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.

2019Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2018Racing31 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position4 fastest race laps
2017Racing30 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2016Racing34 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2015Racing35 races2 wins7 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing43 races2 wins9 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing37 races1 win7 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing35 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position3 fastest race laps
2011Racing32 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing30 races6 wins12 podiums1 pole positions5 fastest race laps
2009Racing32 races2 wins6 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing41 races1 win8 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2007Racing36 races0 wins7 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2006Racing37 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2005Racing10 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing26 races13 wins17 podiums12 pole position14 fastest race laps
2002Racing28 races5 wins12 podiums12 pole position12 fastest race laps
2001Racing27 races1 win9 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2000Racing17 races7 wins14 podiums6 pole position5 fastest race laps
1999Racing3 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1998KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1997KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1996KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1995KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of James Courtney

2019 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th991Walkinshaw Andretti United
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160002
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden ZB CommodoreChevrolet 5.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for Virgin Australia Supercars Championship 2019.

2018 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th2073Walkinshaw Andretti United
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
310304
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden ZB CommodoreChevrolet 5.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for Virgin Australia Supercars Championship 2018.

2017 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
21st1431Walkinshaw Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
260101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF CommodoreChevrolet 5.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for Virgin Australia Supercars Championship 2017.

2017 Coates Hire Supercars Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
7th175Walkinshaw Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF CommodoreChevrolet 5.0Dunlop
Click to show race results for Coates Hire Supercars Challenge 2017.

2016 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th2162Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
301402
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF CommodoreDunlop
Click to show race results for Virgin Australia Supercars Championship 2016.

2016 Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
7th201Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF CommodoreDunlop
Click to show race results for Coates Hire V8 Supercars Challenge 2016.

2015 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th2135Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
312630
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF Commodore5.0L V8 NADunlop
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2015.

2015 MSS Security V8 Supercars Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
4th244Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF CommodoreDunlop
Click to show race results for MSS Security V8 Supercars Challenge 2015.

2014 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th2489Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
392920
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF Commodore5.0L V8 NADunlop
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2014.

2014 MSS Security V8 Supercars Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
9th172Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF CommodoreDunlop
Click to show race results for MSS Security V8 Supercars Challenge 2014.

2014 Pirtek Enduro Cup

PositionPointsTeam
10th447Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF Commodore

2013 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th1909Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
331720
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF Commodore5.0L V8 NADunlop
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2013.

2013 MSS Security V8 Supercars Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
10th138Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF Commodore

2013 Pirtek Enduro Cup

PositionPointsTeam
25th222Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VF Commodore

2012 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th2153Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
310203
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore5.0L V8 NADunlop
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2012.

2012 V8 Supercars Albert Park Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
22nd76Holden Dealer Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore

2011 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th1869Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
291200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore5.0L V8 NADunlop
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2011.

2011 Albert Park 400

PositionPointsTeam
19th142Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore

2010 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st3055Dick Johnson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2751014
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG FalconDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2010.

2010 BRC Impco V8 Supercars GP Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
7th186Dick Johnson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG Falcon
Click to show race results for BRC Impco V8 Supercars GP Challenge 2010.

2009 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th2192Dick Johnson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
292601
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG FalconDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2009.

2009 Sprint Gas V8 Supercar Manufacturers Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
22nd70Dick Johnson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG Falcon

2008 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th2446Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
381812
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BFDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2008.

2008 Sprint Gas V8 Supercars Manufacturers Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
13th128Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford BF Falcon

2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th359Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
360713
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BFDunlop

2006 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
11th2347Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
340401
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BADunlop

2006 Panasonic V8 Supercars GP 100

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford BA Falcon

2005 Super GT Japan - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
7th60Tom's Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra

2005 Supercars Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
47th152Holden Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore VZDunlop

2004 All-Japan GT Championship GT500

PositionPointsTeam
6th44Toyota Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra

2004 JGTC All-Star USA 200 - GT500

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Toyota Team Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Supra

2003 Formula Nippon

PositionPointsTeam
13th3Team 5Zigen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B3/51 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon 2003.

2003 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
1st336TOMs
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2013171213
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Toyota)

2003 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
0Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 2003.

2003 Formula 3 Korea Super Prix

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Tom's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Korea Super Prix 2003.

2002 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Mugen-Honda)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 2002.

2002 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
2nd269Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
245111212
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Britain 2002.

2002 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2002 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
0Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 2002.

2002 Formula 3 Korea Super Prix

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Mugen-Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Korea Super Prix 2002.

2002 Formula 3 European Cup

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 European Cup 2002.

2001 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Jaguar Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen-Honda)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 2001.

2001 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
4th227Jaguar Junior Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
261921
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F301 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Britain 2001.

2000 Formula Ford Festival

PositionPointsTeam
13th0Duckhams with Van Diemen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF00

2000 Formula Ford Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
1st169Van Diemen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1461264
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF00
Click to show race results for Formula Ford Great Britain 2000.

2000 Formula Ford Festival - Heats/Semi

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF00

1999 Formula Ford Slick 50 British Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th63Duckhams Van Diemen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF99

1999 Formula Ford Festival

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Duckhams Van Diemen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF99

1999 European Formula Ford Championship

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

1999 Formula Ford Festival - Heats/Semi

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
202?1
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 World Championship Formula Super A

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0

1998 World Cup Formula Super A

PositionPointsTeam
9th0

1997 World Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

1997 World Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

1997 Andrea Margutti Trophy - Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
12th0

1996 World Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
4th0

1996 World Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
5th0
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

1995 Five Continents Cup Junior A

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)


DriverDB Rating graph

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