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James
Wharton
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Italian Formula 4 Championship

Driver Information

nationality
Australian
age
17
birthday
8 Jul 2006
hometown
Bundoora
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Driver Information

nationality
Australian
age
17
birthday
8 Jul 2006
hometown
Bundoora
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Driver Stats

races started
96
races entered
97
wins
14
podiums
38
pole positions
9
fastest laps
14
race win percentage
14.6%
podium percentage
39.6%
driverdb score
1,699

DriverDB Score History

DRIVERDB SCORE
1,699
2022/01/23
James Wharton
1507.2

Recent Results

date
series
circuit
nation
grid
position
points
22
Oct '23
Euro 4 Championship
Catalunya
flag
5
22
Oct '23
Euro 4 Championship
Catalunya
flag
1
21
Oct '23
Euro 4 Championship
Catalunya
flag
1
15
Oct '23
Italian Formula 4 Championship certified by FIA
Vallelunga
flag
4
14
Oct '23
Italian Formula 4 Championship certified by FIA
Vallelunga
flag
5
14
Oct '23
Italian Formula 4 Championship certified by FIA
Vallelunga
flag
6

Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
2023
Prema Racing
169
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus F4 T421
Abarth - Autotecnica 1.4
Pirelli
9
3
6
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
9
3
6
0
1
169
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus F4 T421
Abarth - Autotecnica 1.4
Pirelli
21
2
8
3
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
21
2
8
3
2
207.5
year
series
team
points
position
2023
Mumbai Falcons Racing Limited
232
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus F4 T421 GEN2
Fiat Abarth F413T Turbocharged 1.4 cc. 160 hp
15
4
11
4
5
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
15
4
11
4
5
232
year
series
team
points
position
2022
Prema Racing
166
5th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus F.4-T421
Autotecnica 1.4 Fire Turbo
Pirelli
20
0
5
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
20
0
5
0
0
166
year
series
team
points
position
2022
Prema Racing
146
5th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus F4 Gen II
Abarth 1.4 turbo
Pirelli
15
1
3
0
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
15
1
3
0
2
146
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tatuus F4
Abarth
Hankook
16
4
5
2
4
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
16
4
5
2
4
168
year
series
team
points
position
2021
Parolin Motorsport Srl
7
23rd
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM Racing
MG Tires
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
7
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
90
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM
MG
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
15
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
7
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
9
year
series
team
points
position
2021
Parolin Motorsport
0
33rd
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM
LeCont
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2020
Parolin Racing Kart Srl
0
17th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM Racing
LeCont
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
99
year
series
team
points
position
2020
Parolin Racing Kart Srl
4
20th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM Racing
LeCont
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
year
series
team
points
position
2020
Parolin Racing Srl
0
11th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM Racing
Bridgestone
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2020
Parolin Racing Kart
41
18th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM Racing
Bridg
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
41
year
series
team
points
position
2020
Parolin Racing Kart
0
31st
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM
Bridgestone
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Parolin Racing Kart
0
7th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM Racing
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Parolin Racing Kart
44
13th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM Racing
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
44
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
110
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
PAROLIN
IAME
KOMET
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Piers Sexton Racing
40
49th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
IAME
MG
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
40
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
IAME KA100
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
IAME X30
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Ricky Flynn Motorsport
45
12th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
Vortex
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
45
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Parolin Racing Kart
0
4th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Ricky Flynn Motorsport
34
9th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
Vortex
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
34
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Parolin Racing Kart
0
31st
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Ricky Flynn Motorsport
134
9th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
Vortex
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
134
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Ricky Flynn Motorsport
0
5th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
Vortex
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Ricky Flynn Motorsport
130
9th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
Vortex
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
130
year
series
team
points
position
2019
Ricky Flynn Motorsport
0
2nd
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA
Vortex
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
IAME KA100
Bridgestone
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
126
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Vortex Rok DVS
Dunlop
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
192
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
140
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
113
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Parolin
TM
Vega
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
104
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2018
KartSport North America
0
18th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
IAME X30
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2018
Parolin Racing Kart
0
32nd
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2017
Parolin Racing Team
0
7th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
338
year
series
team
points
position
2017
Int Karting Distributors
0
3rd
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
BirelART
Rotax MAX
Mojo
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
215
year
series
team
points
position
2016
Kartsport North America
0
26th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Tony Kart
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
2016
International Karting Distribution
0
15th
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
series
team
points
position
kart
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
FA Kart
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
2023
Racing
45
9
25
7
8
2022
Racing
51
5
13
2
6
2021
Karting
2020
Karting
2019
Karting
2018
Karting
2017
Karting
2016
Karting
2015
Karting

Karting Highlights

year
series
position
2019
SKUSA SuperNationals XXIII - X30 Junior
1st
2019
24° South Garda Winter Cup - OKJ
2nd
2019
SKUSA SuperNationals XXIII - KA100 Junior
3rd
2018
Rotax Max Challenge Euro Trophy - Junior
2nd
2018
SP Tools Australian Kart Championship - KA2
3rd
2018
SKUSA SuperNationals XXII - KA100 Junior class by RLV
1st
2018
Victorian Kart Championship - KA3 Junior
2nd
2017
Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals - Mini MAX
3rd
2017
Australian Kart Championship - Cadet 12
1st

Racing Highlights

year
series
position
2023
F4 United Arab Emirates Championship
1st
2023
Euro 4 Championship
2nd

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
Formula 1
2182.25
+5.6
02
Formula 1
2145.75
-2.9
03
Formula 1
2016.75
+0.8
04
Formula 1
2002
-5.6
05
British GT Championship - GT3
1999.95
+2.8
06
Supercars Championship Series
1990.4
-0.4
07
Porsche Carrera Cup Germany
1987.4
+2.1
08
Formula 1
1983.85
-0.1
09
Supercars Championship Series
1948.45
-
10
IndyCar
1939.1
-
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