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Helmet of João Barbosa
© Grand-Am

Flag of Portugal João Barbosa

nationality Portugese age 43 years old born March 11, 1975 hometown Porto

Racing highlights

20173rdIMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship - Prototype
20162ndWeatherTech SportsCar Championship - Prototype
20151stUnited Sports Car Championship - Prototype
20141stUnited Sports Car Championship - Prototype
20113rdAmerican Le Mans Series - LMP2
20113rdLe Mans 24h - LMP2 class
20083rdGrand American Rolex Series - DP
20062ndRadical Challenge Portugal
20033rdGrand American Rolex Series - GTS
19962ndFormula 3 Italy
19951stFormula Europa Boxer

Racing career summary

Races entered233
Wins23
Podiums70
Pole positions10
Fastest laps16
Race win percentage9.9%
Podium percentage30%

Karting highlights

19913rdWorld Championship Formula 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.

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.

2018Racing6 races2 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing10 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2016Racing11 races1 win7 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing11 races2 wins6 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2014Racing11 races3 wins8 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2013Racing12 races2 wins4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2012Racing14 races3 wins3 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2011Racing17 races2 wins4 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2010Racing15 races1 win1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2009Racing14 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing19 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2007Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing10 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2005Racing10 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing15 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing10 races3 wins8 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2002Racing10 races1 win4 podiums6 pole position? fastest race laps
2001Racing3 races0 wins1 podium2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing12 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing11 races1 win8 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
1995Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1993KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1991KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of João Barbosa

2018 IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
18th168Mustang Sampling Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
62200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara P217 Cadillac DPiCadillac 5.5Continental
Click to show race results for IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship - Prototype 2018.

2017 IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
3rd284Mustang Sampling Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101410
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac DPiContinental
Click to show race results for IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship - Prototype 2017.

2016 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
2nd311Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101700
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#10 Chevrolet Corvette DP5.5L V8 NAContinental
Click to show race results for WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - Prototype 2016.

2016 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Krohn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#40 Ligier JS P2NissanMichelin
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 2016.

2015 United Sports Car Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
1st309Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102602
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DPChevrolet 5.5Continental
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2015.

2015 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Krohn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS P2 (Judd 3.6 V8)
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 2015.

2015 FIA World Endurance Driver's Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Krohn Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS P2Judd 3.6Michelin

2014 United Sports Car Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
1st349Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
113801
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DPChevrolet LS9 5.5Continental
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2014.

2013 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
6th306Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
122401
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DP
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2013.

2012 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
7th342Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
132202
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DP
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2012.

2012 American Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
7th24Level 5 Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HPD ARX-03b (Honda)
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - LMP2 2012.

2011 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
5th314Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121202
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Mk XI (Porsche)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2011.

2011 American Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
3rd56Level 5 Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B08/80 (Honda)

2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Level 5 Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola (Honda)
Click to show race results for Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP2 2011.

2011 Le Mans 24h - LMP2 class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Level 5 Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola Coupe (Honda)

2010 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
20th260Action Express Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Porsche)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2010.

2010 American Le Mans Series - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
21st27Extreme Speed Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F430 GTC4.0L V8 NA
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - GT2 2010.

2010 NASCAR K&N Pro Series - West

PositionPointsTeam
70th94iRacing.com
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet
Click to show race results for NASCAR K&N Pro Series - West 2010.

2010 Superstars International Series

PositionPointsTeam
0N.Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Panamera S

2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
9th266Brumos Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Porsche)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2009.

2009 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
18th3Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2009 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2009.

2008 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
3rd340Brumos Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140002
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Technologies (Porsche)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2008.

2008 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
18th3Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2008.

2008 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2008.

2007 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
6th19Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)

2007 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)

2007 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
49th43Brumos Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Riley

2005-06 A1GP

PositionPointsTeam
0Portugal
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B05/52ZytekCooper

2006 Le Mans 24h - LMP2 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Radical SR9 (Judd)

2006 FIA GT - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
0Balfe Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Saleen S7R

2006 Radical Challenge Portugal

PositionPointsTeam
2nd86
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
15th6Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Radical SR9 (Judd)

2006 Grand-Am Cup - GS

PositionPointsTeam
88th30Automatic Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M33.2L I6 NAHoosier

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
88th25Brumos Racing, CITGO Racing by SAMAX
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Fabcar
Pontiac Riley

2006 Le Mans Series - LMGT2

PositionPointsTeam
23rd3Thierry Perrier
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsch 911 GT3 RSR

2005 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SP1 (Nissan)

2005 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara LMP (Judd)

2005 Le Mans Endurance Series LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
7th19Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Nissan)
Dallara LMP 2002 (Judd)

2005 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
62nd53
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hoosier

2004 FIA GT

PositionPointsTeam
69th1Ray Mallock Limited
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Saleen S7-R

2004 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara - Judd

2004 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
12th16Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SP1 (Judd)

2004 Le Mans Endurance Series LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
16th8Rollcentre Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara LMP (Judd)

2004 American Le Mans Series - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
11th16ACEMCO Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Saleen S7-R (Ford)

2004 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
16th152Scuderia Ferrari of WA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati Trofeo Light4.2L V8 NADunlop

2003 Grand American Rolex Series - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
3rd311Perspective Racing, Mosler Automotive, Heritage Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
103801
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mosler MT900R (Chevrolet)
Ford Mustang

2002 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
4th271Perspective Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10146?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mosler MT900R5.7L V8 NADunlop

2001 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
39th52Morrison/Mosler Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30120
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mosler MT900R5.7L V8 NADunlop

2000 American Le Mans Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
39th27Michael Colucci Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSR3.6L F6 NA

1998 International Sports Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
65th1Team Centenari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Centenari M1 (Alfa Romeo)

1997 KOOL Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th94RDS Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT41 (Toyota)

1996 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
16th0Prema Powerteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F395 (Alfa Romeo)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix 1996.

1996 Formula 3 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd126Prema Powerteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101813
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 395/96 (Alfa Romeo)

1995 Formula Europa Boxer

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Lucidi Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 World Championship Formula Super A

PositionPointsTeam
23rd0

1991 World Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
KartEngineTyres
Merlin (Atomik)

1991 Junior World Cup

PositionPointsTeam
28th0


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