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Helmet of Karun Chandhok

Flag of India Karun Chandhok

nationality Indian age 35 years old born January 19, 1984 hometown Chennai

Racing highlights

20061stFormula Renault V6 Asia
20033rdFormula 3 Britain National Class
20011stFormula 2000 Asia
20013rdMacau Asian Formula 2000 Challenge
20001stFormula Maruti

Racing career summary

Races entered236
Wins31
Podiums67
Pole positions21
Fastest laps12
Race win percentage13.1%
Podium percentage28.4%

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 Karun Chandhok.

Karun Chandhok vs. Rio Haryanto | Karun Chandhok vs. Samin Gomez | Karun Chandhok vs. Óscar Tunjo | Karun Chandhok vs. Yuji Kunimoto

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.

2017Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2013Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2012Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing22 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing29 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing21 races1 win1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2006Racing15 races7 wins9 podiums4 pole position4 fastest race laps
2005Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing19 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing24 races7 wins20 podiums7 pole position2 fastest race laps
2002Racing25 races0 wins7 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2001Racing15 races8 wins14 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing10 races7 wins10 podiums10 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Karun Chandhok

2017 Henderson Insurance Brokers LMP3 Cup Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th27T-Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS P3Nissan 5.0 V8Pirelli
Click to show race results for Henderson Insurance Brokers LMP3 Cup Championship 2017.

2017 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Tockwith Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JSP 217GibsonDunlop
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 2017.

2016 European Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Murphy Prototypes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#48 Oreca 03RNissan 4.5 V8Dunlop
Click to show race results for European Le Mans Series - LMP2 2016.

2014-15 FIA Formula E Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th18Mahindra Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spark-Renault SRT-01EMcLaren MGUMichelin
Click to show race results for FIA Formula E Championship 2014-15.

2015 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Murphy Prototypes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03R (Nissan 4.5 V8)
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 2015.

2015 FIA World Endurance Driver's Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Murphy Prototypes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03RNissan 4.5Dunlop

2014 European Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
25th4Murphy Prototypes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03 (Nissan)
Click to show race results for European Le Mans Series - LMP2 2014.

2014 Le Mans 24h - LMP2 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Murphy Prototypes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03R (Nissan)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP2 class 2014.

2013 FIA GT Series - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
13th32SMS Seyffarth Motorsport, BMW Sports Trophy Team Germany
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3
BMW Z4 GT3
Click to show race results for FIA GT Series - Pro 2013.

2013 Le Mans 24h - LMP2 class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Murphy Prototypes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03 (Nissan)

2013 FIA World Endurance Championship Trophy for LMP2 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Murphy Prototypes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03 (Nissan)
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship Trophy for LMP2 Drivers 2013.

2012 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0JRM
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HPD ARX 03a (Honda)
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2012.

2012 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th50.5JRM
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HPD ARX-03a (Honda)

2012 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0JRM Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HPD ARX-03A

2011 Formula 1 - Test and reserve drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2011 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus T128Renault RS27-2011Pirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2011.

2011 ERDF Masters Kart - Stars

PositionPointsTeam
0
KartEngineTyres
Sodi ST32 (Sodi STX)

2010 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0HRT F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
HRT F110Cosworth CA2010Bridgestone
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2010.

2010 Van der Drift Fundraiser

PositionPointsTeam
15th0KC and the Sunshine Band

2009 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
18th10Ocean Racing Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2-08RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2009.

2008-09 GP2 Asia Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Ocean Racing Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05 (Renault)
Click to show race results for GP2 Asia Series 2008-09.

2008 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th31iSport International
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
191300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2-08RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2008.

2008 GP2 Asia Series

PositionPointsTeam
13th7iSport International
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05 (Renault)
Click to show race results for GP2 Asia Series 2008.

2008 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Red Bull Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2007 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
15th16Durango
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
211102
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2007.

2007 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Red Bull Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005-06 A1GP

PositionPointsTeam
0India
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B05/52ZytekCooper
Click to show race results for A1GP 2005-06.

2006 Formula Renault V6 Asia

PositionPointsTeam
1st131Team E-Rain
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
127944
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault FRV6
Click to show race results for Formula Renault V6 Asia 2006.

2005 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
0RC Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara T02 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2005.

2004 World Series by Nissan

PositionPointsTeam
16th11RC Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara SN01 (Nissan)
Click to show race results for World Series by Nissan 2004.

2004 British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th37T-Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F304 - Mugen Honda
Click to show race results for British Formula 3 Championship 2004.

2003 Formula 3 Britain National Class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd314.5T-Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2472072
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F301 (Mugen Honda)

2002 Formula 3 Britain National Class

PositionPointsTeam
6th156T-Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
250701
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F301 (Mugen Honda)

2001 Formula 2000 Asia

PositionPointsTeam
1st246SMR Team India
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
14813??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2001 Macau Asian Formula 2000 Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2000 Formula Maruti

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1071010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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