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Helmet of John English

Flag of Australia John English

nationality Australian age 71 years old

Racing highlights

20181stAustralian Trans Am Racing Championship
20163rdMuscle Car Masters Trans-Am Challenge
20142ndPayce Australian Trans-Am Challenge
20131stAustralian Trans Am Racing Championship
20132ndNZFMR - Pre 1978 Saloon & GT & Historic Muscle Cars
20121stAustralian Trans Am Racing Championship
20022ndQueensland Historic Touring Car Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered261
Wins47
Podiums117
Pole positions10
Fastest laps50
Race win percentage18%
Podium percentage44.8%

Driver relations

Father of Sean English.

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.

2018Racing23 races9 wins20 podiums1 pole positions9 fastest race laps
2017Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing23 races0 wins11 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing24 races2 wins7 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2014Racing29 races1 win14 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2013Racing30 races11 wins20 podiums3 pole position16 fastest race laps
2012Racing31 races19 wins25 podiums4 pole position14 fastest race laps
2011Racing17 races4 wins11 podiums1 pole positions4 fastest race laps
2010Racing12 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2009Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing7 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2003Racing2 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2002Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1997Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1993Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of John English

2018 Australian Trans Am Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st474
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2392019
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier
Click to show race results for Australian Trans Am Racing Championship 2018.

2017 Performance Wheels Trans Am Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier

2016 Palmer Steel Industries Australian Trans Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th317English Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190700
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford MustangFord 5.8Hoosier
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier

2016 Muscle Car Masters Trans-Am Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
3rd79English Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier
Click to show race results for Muscle Car Masters Trans-Am Challenge 2016.

2015 Loaders R Us Australian Trans Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th178English Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
212702
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier
Ford MustangFord 5.8Hoosier

2015 Muscle Car Masters Trans-Am Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
11th16English Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier

2014 Tenkate Plant Hire Australian Trans Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th330
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2611200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

2014 Payce Australian Trans-Am Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
2nd53
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

2013 NZFMR - Pre 1978 Saloon & GT & Historic Muscle Cars

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
94615
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1972 Chevrolet Camaro Z28

2013 Australian Trans Am Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st372Fataz Competition Engines
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
17714211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro
Pontiac Firebird
Ford Mustang

2013 Australian Heritage Touring Cars Group A Championship

PositionPointsTeam
21st2ART Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica Supra

2012 NZFMR - Pre 1978 Saloon & GT & Historic Muscle Cars

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
83512
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
1972 Chevrolet Camaro

2012 Australian Trans Am Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st425Fataz Race Engines
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
231620312
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro

2011 Australian Trans Am Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th189KB Racing, Fataz Competition Engines
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1341014
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang
Chevrolet Camaro

2011 K-Mac Touring Car Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
12th37
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Camaro

2010 Australian Trans Am Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th36
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120402
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

2009 Australian Trans Am Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th35
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang

2008 Porsche Centre Gold Coast 500

PositionPointsTeam
0Elite Fleet
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VZ Monaro GTS

2008 AASA Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th324
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Magna (Holden)

2007 Queensland 500 Club Enduro

PositionPointsTeam
0Elite Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden V2 Monaro GTS

2007 AMRS Touring Car Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
22nd257
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Magna (Holden)
Holden VZ Monaro

2007 Australian Super Tin Tops

PositionPointsTeam
32nd187
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VZ Monaro

2006 Queensland 500 Club Enduro

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Hornibrook Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Subaru Impreza WRX

2004 Queensland Historic Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th11
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Valiant Charger

2003 Queensland Historic Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th17
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Valiant Charger

2002 Queensland Historic Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd18
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Valiant Charger E49

1997 Primus 1000 Classic

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Palmer Promotions
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore VS

1994 Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class B

PositionPointsTeam
0Volvo Cars Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 850 GLT

1993 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0John English
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VL Commodore SS Group A SV

1993 Tooheys 1000

PositionPointsTeam
21st0Wayne Douglass Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VL Commodore SS Group A SV

1992 Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class C

PositionPointsTeam
0Palmer Productions
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VP Commodore S

1992 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
22nd14Wayne Douglass Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VL Commodore SS Group A SV

1992 Tooheys 1000

PositionPointsTeam
0Wayne Douglass Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VL Commodore SS Group A SV

1991 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Ray Lintott
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra RS500

1990 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Alcair Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VL Commodore SS Group A SV

1989 Pepsi 300

PositionPointsTeam
0Terry Finnigan
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VL Commodore SS Group A SV

1986 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Anderson Brothers, John English
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mustang
BMW 635CSi

1985 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Erle McRae Motor Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 635CSi

1984 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th15
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1984 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
45th9
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1983 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1983 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1982 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1982 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0John English
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1982 Better Brakes Touring Car Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1982 Perrier Gold Cup

PositionPointsTeam
8th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1981 James Hardie 1000

PositionPointsTeam
10th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon XD

1981 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1981 Australian Sports Sedan Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th5Bryan Byrt Ford
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort Mk.I (Mazda)

1981 Oran Park 250

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford XD Falcon

1980 Australian Sports Sedan Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Bryan Byrt Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort Mk 1

1974 Australian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th4
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort Mk.I Twin Cam


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