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 Johnny Cecotto

Flag of Venezuela Johnny Cecotto

nationality Venezuelan age 63 years old born January 25, 1956 hometown Caracas

Racing highlights

20021stV8Star Germany
20011stV8Star Germany
19981stGerman Supertouring Championship
19973rdGerman Supertouring Championship
19971stMil Milhas Brasileiras
19972nd24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps
19962ndItalian Super Touring Car Championship
19941stTelekom D1 ONS ADAC Tourenwagen Cup
19931stADAC GT Cup class 1
19902ndDTM
19901stNissan Mobil 500 Wellington
19891stItalian Super Touring Car Championship
19891stItalian Touring Car Championship
19822ndFormula 2 Europe

Racing career summary

Races entered343
Wins55
Podiums125
Pole positions26
Fastest laps34
Race win percentage16%
Podium percentage36.4%

Driver relations

Father of Johnny Cecotto Jr.. Father of Jonathan Cecotto.

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.

2017Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2004Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing12 races3 wins7 podiums1 pole positions5 fastest race laps
2001Racing11 races5 wins7 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2000Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing21 races5 wins9 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
1997Racing23 races4 wins13 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
1996Racing26 races5 wins15 podiums5 pole position8 fastest race laps
1995Racing27 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1994Racing26 races4 wins9 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
1993Racing10 races8 wins14 podiums5 pole position2 fastest race laps
1992Racing25 races2 wins7 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1991Racing20 races3 wins5 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1990Racing34 races5 wins15 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
1989Racing15 races2 wins7 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1988Racing21 races3 wins5 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1987Racing17 races3 wins3 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1985Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing13 races3 wins8 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1981Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1980Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Johnny Cecotto

2017 Audi Sport TT Cup

PositionPointsTeam
Guest driver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi TT CupAudi TFSI 310 hpHankook
Click to show race results for Audi Sport TT Cup 2017.

2011 Volkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Scirocco
Click to show race results for Volkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany 2011.

2007 WSK International Series - KF3

PositionPointsTeam
0th0

2004 BTCC Masters

PositionPointsTeam
0Seat Sport UK
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Seat Toledo

2003 American Le Mans Series - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Olive Garden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 Maranello6.0L V12 NAPirelli

2002 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
0Euroteam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Opel Astra Coupe
Click to show race results for DTM 2002.

2002 V8Star Germany

PositionPointsTeam
1st290Irmscher Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
103715
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002 American Le Mans Series - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Olive Garden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 Maranello

2001 V8Star Germany

PositionPointsTeam
1st217Irmscher Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
94613
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 FIA GT NGT

PositionPointsTeam
18th11Redolfi Orlando
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R

2000 European Super Touring Cup

PositionPointsTeam
13th14Team Isert
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i E36

1998 German Supertouring Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st595BMW Team Schnitzer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
205913
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i

1998 Le Mans 24h - P1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team BMW Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW V12 Le Mans
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - P1 class 1998.

1997 German Supertouring Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd571BMW Team Bigazzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2031120
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i

1997 Belgian Procar

PositionPointsTeam
18th6BMW Fina Bastos Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i

1997 Mil Milhas Brasileiras

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Bigazzi Team SRL
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren F1 GTR (BMW)

1997 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0BMW Fina Bastos Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW

1996 Italian Super Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd244BMW Italia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1951446
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i

1996 Le Mans 24h - GT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Team Bigazzi SRL
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren F1 GTR LM (BMW)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - GT1 class 1996.

1996 German Supertouring Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th116BMW Team Bigazzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60112
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i

1995 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
12th49BMW Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
250001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is2.0L I4 NADunlop

1995 FIA Touring Car World Cup

PositionPointsTeam
5th35BMW Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1994 Italian Super Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th112Team Bigazzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1994 Telekom D1 ONS ADAC Tourenwagen Cup

PositionPointsTeam
1st107BMW Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
84622
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1994 FIA Touring Car World Cup

PositionPointsTeam
6th15BMW Motorsport Team Bigazzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318i

1994 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

PositionPointsTeam
4th0BMW Fina Bastos Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1993 Italian Super Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th159 Bigazzi M Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?280?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318i

1993 ADAC GT Cup class 1

PositionPointsTeam
1st130Warthofer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
86652
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3 GTR

1993 FIA Touring Car Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
20th8BMW Motorsport Team Bigazzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318i

1992 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
4th185FINA Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
242711
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3 Sport Evolution

1992 Tooheys 1000

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Tony Longhurst Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3 Evolution

1991 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
4th147BMW M Team Schnitzer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
203522
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3 Sport Evolution

1990 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
2nd177BMW M Team Schnitzer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
223702
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3 Sport Evolution

1990 Italian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th114BMW Italia Schnitzer M Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101700
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3 Sport Evo

1990 Nissan-Mobil 500 Pukekohe

PositionPointsTeam
0Schnitzer Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW E30 M3 Sport Evolution

1990 Nissan Mobil 500 Wellington

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Schnitzer Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW E30 M3 Sport Evolution

1989 Italian Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st131.7Team Schnitzer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1989 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
7th206BMW M Team Schnitzer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
152711
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1989 Italian Super Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1988 DTM

PositionPointsTeam
6th204AMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
203510
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes 190E 2.3-16

1988 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0CiBiEmme Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 75 V6

1987 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th158CiBiEmme Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1987 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
80CiBiEmme Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
62220
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1986 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th144RAS Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 240 Turbo

1985 Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th23Schnitzer Team BMW
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 635CSi

1984 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Toleman
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toleman TG183B (Hart)
Toleman TG184 (Hart)

1983 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
19th1Theodore Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Theodore N183 (Ford)

1982 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
2nd56March Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
133801
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 822 (BMW)

1981 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
14th6Horag Hotz Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 812 (BMW)

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
309th6BMW Italia/ORECA, B.M.W. Italie-France
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M1

1980 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Mike Earle Racing with March
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 802 (BMW)

1980 Procar BMW M1

PositionPointsTeam
23rd3BMW Italia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M1


DriverDB Rating graph

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

© DriverDB AB