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Helmet of James Penrose

Flag of New Zealand James Penrose

nationality New Zealander age 26 years old born December 11, 1995 hometown Rangiora

Karting highlights

20142ndKartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light class
20131stKartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light class
20131stKartsport NZ Schools Championship - Rotax Light
20131stKartsport NZ Schools Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light
20121stKartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light class
20111stKartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha class
20111stCIK Trophy of New Zealand Challenge Cup - Junior Yamaha
20112ndKartsport NZ Schools Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light
20101stKartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha class
20101stKartsport NZ South Island Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha
20093rdHawkes Bay Kart Club - 42nd Annual Blossom Sprint Meeting - Junior 100cc Yamaha GP
20091stChristchurch Kart Club Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha
20091stChristchurch Kart Club - Big Ben Pies Enduro - 100cc Junior Yamaha
20081stKartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Restricted Yamaha class
20082ndChristchurch Kart Club - Big Ben Pies Enduro - Junior
20053rdKartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - Cadet class

Racing highlights

20211stNZ Formula Ford Championship
20211stFormula Ford New Zealand South Island Series
20203rdFormula Ford New Zealand
20193rdFormula Ford New Zealand South Island Series

Racing career summary

Races entered72
Wins27
Podiums50
Pole positions8
Fastest laps19
Race win percentage37.5%
Podium percentage69.4%

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.

2022Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2021Racing24 races20 wins24 podiums6 pole position11 fastest race laps
2020Racing21 races5 wins12 podiums1 pole positions5 fastest race laps
2019Racing24 races2 wins13 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2014KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2013KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2012KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2011KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2010KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2009KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2008KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2006KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2005KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of James Penrose

2021-22 Formula Ford New Zealand South Island Series

PositionPointsTeam
17th202
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ray GR20FordYokohama

2020-21 Formula Ford New Zealand South Island Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st1362
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
181818610
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen Stealth

2021 NZ Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st645
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
62601
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen StealthFord
Click to show race results for NZ Formula Ford Championship 2021.

2020-21 Giltrap Group North Island Formula Ford Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
62601
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen Stealth

2019-20 Formula Ford New Zealand

PositionPointsTeam
3rd898
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
152811
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula Ford New Zealand 2019-20.

2019-20 Formula Ford New Zealand South Island Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
63404
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2018-19 New Zealand Formula 1600 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th382
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
151612
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen Stealth
Click to show race results for New Zealand Formula 1600 Championship 2018-19.

2018-19 Formula Ford New Zealand South Island Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd400
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1821213
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen Stealth

2014 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - Rotax Max Light class

PositionPointsTeam
7th0

2014 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
KartEngineTyres
Arrow (Yamaha KT100SE)

2013 Rotax Max Challenge NZ - Platinum Glass Senior Light class

PositionPointsTeam
0
KartEngineTyres
Arrow (Rotax)

2013 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

2013 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - Rotax Max Light class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
KartEngineTyres
Arrow (Rotax)

2013 Kartsport NZ Schools Championship - Rotax Light

PositionPointsTeam
1st4

2013 Kartsport NZ Schools Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light

PositionPointsTeam
1st4

2012 Rotax Max Challenge New Zealand - Senior Light class

PositionPointsTeam
5th388
KartEngineTyres
Arrow (Rotax)

2012 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - Rotax Max Light class

PositionPointsTeam
23rd0

2012 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

2012 Kartsport NZ Schools Championship - Rotax Light

PositionPointsTeam
5th19

2011 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

2011 Kartsport NZ Schools Championship - Rotax Light

PositionPointsTeam
5th18

2011 Kartsport NZ Schools Championship - 100cc Yamaha Light

PositionPointsTeam
2nd13

2011 CIK Trophy of New Zealand Challenge Cup - Junior Yamaha

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

2010 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
KartEngineTyres
Arrow (Yamaha KT100SE)

2010 Gen-I Rotax Max Challenge New Zealand - Arai Junior class

PositionPointsTeam
0
KartEngineTyres
Arrow

2010 Kartsport NZ South Island Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

2009 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
KartEngineTyres
Arrow

2009 Hawkes Bay Kart Club - 42nd Annual Blossom Sprint Meeting - Junior 100cc Yamaha GP

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0

2009 Christchurch Kart Club - Big Ben Pies Enduro - 100cc Junior Yamaha

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

2009 Kartsport NZ Schools Championship - Formula Junior

PositionPointsTeam
4th21

2009 Christchurch Kart Club Championship - 100cc Junior Yamaha

PositionPointsTeam
1st17

2008 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - 100cc Junior Restricted Yamaha class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

2008 Christchurch Kart Club - Big Ben Pies Enduro - Junior

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0

2006 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - Cadet class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0

2005 Kartsport NZ National Sprint Championship - Cadet class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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