Driver Database logo

This site uses cookies. Our cookies are friendly and don't collect personal information but helps to improve the user experience. Read more here. Continued use of this site indicates that you accept this policy. This message will only be shown once.

Helmet of James Sofronas

Flag of U.S.A. James Sofronas

full name James F. Sofronas nationality American age 50 years old born September 9, 1968 hometown Villa Park, California

Racing highlights

20181stPirelli World Challenge - GTS Sprint
20181stPirelli World Challenge - SprintX - GTS ProAm
20171stPirelli World Challenge GT Sprint - GTA
20171stPirelli World Challenge - SprintX - GT ProAm
20132ndPirelli World Challenge - GT
20103rdSCCA World Challenge - GT
20092ndSCCA World Challenge - GT

Racing career summary

Races entered261
Wins16
Podiums54
Pole positions9
Fastest laps9
Race win percentage6.1%
Podium percentage20.7%

Driver relations

Brother of Brad Sofronas.

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 Sofronas.

James Sofronas vs. Yuki Harata

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.

2019Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing19 races2 wins6 podiums0 pole position3 fastest race laps
2017Racing20 races6 wins8 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
2016Racing10 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing14 races3 wins9 podiums3 pole position2 fastest race laps
2012Racing15 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing18 races0 wins6 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2010Racing17 races1 win9 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2009Racing13 races2 wins4 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing14 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing20 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing11 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2003Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2002Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1995Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1994Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of James Sofronas

2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge America - Am

PositionPointsTeam
0GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT World Challenge America - Am 2019.

2019 Pirelli GT4 America Sprint - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
0GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS GT4
Click to show race results for Pirelli GT4 America Sprint - Pro 2019.

2018 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge - GS

PositionPointsTeam
71st7GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8Continental
Click to show race results for IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge - GS 2018.

2018 Pirelli World Challenge - GTS Sprint

PositionPointsTeam
1st162GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80302
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS GT4Audi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - GTS Sprint 2018.

2018 Pirelli World Challenge - SprintX - GTS ProAm

PositionPointsTeam
1st176GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS GT4Audi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - SprintX - GTS ProAm 2018.

2017 IMSA Sports Car Challenge - GS

PositionPointsTeam
36th14GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#11 Porsche Cayman GT4 MR3.8L F6 NAContinental
Click to show race results for IMSA Sports Car Challenge - GS 2017.

2017 Pirelli World Challenge GT Sprint - GTA

PositionPointsTeam
1st211GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
96800
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RPirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge GT Sprint - GTA 2017.

2017 Pirelli World Challenge - SprintX - GT ProAm

PositionPointsTeam
1st227GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
95812
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RPirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - SprintX - GT ProAm 2017.

2017 Pirelli World Challenge - GT Sprint Overall

PositionPointsTeam
10th82GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R

2017 Pirelli World Challenge - GT SprintX Overall

PositionPointsTeam
15th92GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2016 Pirelli World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
17th263GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 GT3R4.0L F6 NAPirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - GT 2016.

2016 Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America - Pro-Am

PositionPointsTeam
8th27GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lamborghini Huracán LP620-2
Click to show race results for Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America - Pro-Am 2016.

2016 Pirelli World Challenge - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
39th51GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Clubsport GT43.8L F6 NAPirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - GTS 2016.

2015 Pirelli World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
20th600GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra5.2L V10 NAPirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - GT 2015.

2014 United Sports Car Championship - GTD

PositionPointsTeam
79th22GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS5.2L V10 NAContinental
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - GTD 2014.

2014 Pirelli World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
6th1062GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra5.2L V10 NAPirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - GT 2014.

2013 Pirelli World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
2nd1444GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
143932
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS5.2L V10 NAPirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - GT 2013.

2012 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
64th20Orbit/GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 CupContinental
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - GT 2012.

2012 American Le Mans Series - GTC

PositionPointsTeam
9th49GMC Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup 997
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - GTC 2012.

2012 Pirelli World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
9th723GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS5.2L V10 NAPirelli
Click to show race results for Pirelli World Challenge - GT 2012.

2011 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
57th16TRG/BSR/GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup3.8L F6 NAContinental
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - GT 2011.

2011 American Le Mans Series - GTC

PositionPointsTeam
15th36GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup3.8L F6 NAMichelin

2011 Pirelli World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
4th1112GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120611
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup3.8L F6 NAPirelli

2010 American Le Mans Series - GTC

PositionPointsTeam
10th60GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - GTC 2010.

2010 SCCA World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
3rd1052GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111710
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup3.8L F6 NAToyo
Click to show race results for SCCA World Challenge - GT 2010.

2009 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
62nd24Farnbacher Loles Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - GT 2009.

2009 SCCA World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
2nd931GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102421
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup3.8L F6 NAToyo
Click to show race results for SCCA World Challenge - GT 2009.

2009 American Le Mans Series - Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
7th13GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup

2008 SPEED World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
4th750GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup3.8L F6 NAToyo
Click to show race results for SPEED World Challenge - GT 2008.

2008 SCCA World Challenge - TC

PositionPointsTeam
17th219Tecmark Corporation/GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 325Ci2.5L I6 NAToyo
Click to show race results for SCCA World Challenge - TC 2008.

2008 Grand-Am Koni Challenge GS

PositionPointsTeam
73rd17BGB Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 9973.8L F6 NAHoosier

2007 SCCA World Challenge - TC

PositionPointsTeam
7th205Tecmark Autosport/GMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 325Ci2.5L I6 NAToyo
Click to show race results for SCCA World Challenge - TC 2007.

2007 SPEED World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
11th103GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT33.6L F6 NAToyo
Click to show race results for SPEED World Challenge - GT 2007.

2006 SPEED World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
8th156GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup3.6L F6 NAToyo

2006 Grand-Am Cup - GS

PositionPointsTeam
111th18
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hoosier

2005 SPEED World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
15th102GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup3.6L F6 NAToyo
Click to show race results for SPEED World Challenge - GT 2005.

2005 Grand-Am Cup - GS

PositionPointsTeam
54th78Anchor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M33.2L I6 NAHoosier

2004 SPEED World Challenge - Touring Car

PositionPointsTeam
4th196Tecmark Corp/GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 325Ci2.5L I6 NAToyo

2004 Grand-Am Cup ST

PositionPointsTeam
0DF Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 328i2.8L I6 NAHoosier

2004 Grand-Am Cup - GS

PositionPointsTeam
44th75Anchor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M33.2L I6 NAHoosier

2003 SPEED World Challenge - Touring Car

PositionPointsTeam
27th42Tecmark Autosport/Lectric Air
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 325Ci2.5L I6 NAToyo

2002 SPEED World Challenge - Touring Car

PositionPointsTeam
24th53SSF Imported Parts/GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 325is2.5L I6 NAToyo

2001 Speedvision World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
14th76SSF Parts/TC Kline
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M33.2L I6 NAToyo

2000 Speedvision World Challenge - Touring Car

PositionPointsTeam
45th11Peppa Seed Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 328is2.8L I6 NABFGoodrich

2000 Speedvision World Challenge - GT

PositionPointsTeam
0SSF/GMG Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M33.2L I6 NABFGoodrich

1999 Speedvision World Challenge - Touring Car

PositionPointsTeam
34th20Peppa Seed Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 328is2.8L I6 NABFGoodrich

1998 SCCA World Challenge - T2

PositionPointsTeam
31st15Greek Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile Achieva2.3L I4 NABFGoodrich

1997 SCCA World Challenge - T2

PositionPointsTeam
27th25Greek Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Prelude Si2.3L I4 NA

1996 SCCA World Challenge - T2

PositionPointsTeam
18th42Greek Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile Calais 4422.3L I4 NA

1996 SCCA World Challenge - T1

PositionPointsTeam
36th17Greek Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M53.4L I6 NA

1995 SCCA World Challenge - Super Production

PositionPointsTeam
14th131Greek Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
6000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile Calais2.3L I4 NA

1994 SCCA World Challenge - Super Production

PositionPointsTeam
32nd17National Wheels & Tires
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile Achieva2.3L I4 NA


DriverDB Rating graph

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

© DriverDB AB