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Helmet of Kelvin van der Linde

Flag of South Africa Kelvin van der Linde

nationality South African age 22 years old born June 20, 1996 hometown Johannesburg

Racing highlights

20182ndADAC GT Masters
20183rdTotal 24 Hours of Spa - Pro Class
20183rdSuzuka 10 Hours - Pro class
20171st24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3
20141stADAC GT Masters
20131stVolkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany
20121stVolkswagen Cup South Africa
20113rdEngen Volkswagen Cup
20111stVolkswagen Challenge South Africa

Racing career summary

Races entered166
Wins34
Podiums63
Pole positions24
Fastest laps29
Race win percentage20.5%
Podium percentage38%

Karting highlights

20102ndSouth African National Rotax Max Challenge Karting Championship - Junior Max

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 Kelvin van der Linde.

Kelvin van der Linde vs. Jeffrey Schmidt

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.

2018Racing30 races2 wins10 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2017Racing32 races4 wins8 podiums4 pole position8 fastest race laps
2016Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing19 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing18 races3 wins9 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2013Racing9 races5 wins6 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
2012Racing20 races7 wins15 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2011Racing26 races12 wins13 podiums16 pole position15 fastest race laps
2010KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2009KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2007KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Kelvin van der Linde

2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - GTD

PositionPointsTeam
53rd24Montaplast by Land-Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS GT3Audi 5.2Continental
Click to show race results for IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - GTD 2018.

2018 Liqui-moly Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class A - GT3 Pro-Pro

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Jamec Pem Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Liqui-moly Bathurst 12 Hour Race - Class A - GT3 Pro-Pro 2018.

2018 Liqui-moly Bathurst 12 Hour

PositionPointsTeam
28th0Audi Sport Customer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSAudi 5.2Pirelli

2018 Stock Car Brasil

PositionPointsTeam
0Blau Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ChevroletPirelli
Click to show race results for Stock Car Brasil 2018.

2018 VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9 Pro

PositionPointsTeam
43rd8.25Audi Sport Team Land
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9 Pro 2018.

2018 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
0Attempto Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup - Overall 2018.

2018 ADAC GT Masters

PositionPointsTeam
2nd136Montaplast by Land-Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141600
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSPirelli
Click to show race results for ADAC GT Masters 2018.

2018 ADAC Zurich 24h Nürburgring Race - SP9 Class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Audi Sport Team Land, Audi Sport Team WRT
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for ADAC Zurich 24h Nürburgring Race - SP9 Class 2018.

2018 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
0Attempto Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro 2018.

2018 Total 24 Hours of Spa - Pro Class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Montaplast by Land-Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSAudi 5.2
Click to show race results for Total 24 Hours of Spa - Pro Class 2018.

2018 Suzuka 10 Hours - Pro class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Audi Sport Team Absolute Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSAudi 5.2
Click to show race results for Suzuka 10 Hours - Pro class 2018.

2017 Australian GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
Guest driverJamec Pem Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102437
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for Australian GT Championship 2017.

2017 24H Series - A6

PositionPointsTeam
6Car Collection Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for 24H Series - A6 2017.

2017 VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0BMW Team Schnitzer
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M6 GT3
Click to show race results for VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9 2017.

2017 ADAC Qualifikationsrennen 24h-Rennen - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0Audi Sport Team Land
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#28 Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for ADAC Qualifikationsrennen 24h-Rennen - SP9 2017.

2017 ADAC GT Masters

PositionPointsTeam
5th107Aust Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for ADAC GT Masters 2017.

2017 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Audi Sport Team Land / Land-Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3 2017.

2017 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
25th5Audi Sport Team ISR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSPirelli
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro 2017.

2017 CAMS Australian Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th188Jamec Pem Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMSAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for CAMS Australian Endurance Championship 2017.

2016 ADAC GT Masters

PositionPointsTeam
54th1Car Collection Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#34 Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for ADAC GT Masters 2016.

2016 24h Nürburgring - SP6

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2016 VLN Endurance - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0Car Collection Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for VLN Endurance - SP9 2016.

2015 Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Pro Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Belgian Audi Club Team WRT
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra
Click to show race results for Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Pro Cup 2015.

2015 ADAC GT Masters

PositionPointsTeam
14th81C. Abt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS ultraAudi 5.2Pirelli
Click to show race results for ADAC GT Masters 2015.

2015 TCR International Series

PositionPointsTeam
19th13Liqui Moly Team Engstler
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi TTMichelin
Click to show race results for TCR International Series 2015.

2014 ADAC GT Masters

PositionPointsTeam
1st214Prosperia C. Abt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
163921
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra
Click to show race results for ADAC GT Masters 2014.

2014 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
0Prosperia Abt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup - Overall 2014.

2013 Volkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany

PositionPointsTeam
1st348
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
95624
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Scirocco
Click to show race results for Volkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany 2013.

2012 Volkswagen Cup South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
1st429
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20715??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2011 Volkswagen Challenge South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
1st152Ferodo Racing/Autoquip
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1612121615
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Golf

2011 Engen Volkswagen Cup

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Ferodo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
VW Polo Vivo

2010 South African National Rotax Max Challenge Karting Championship - Junior Max

PositionPointsTeam
2nd613.7
KartEngineTyres
Birel

2010 South African Championship - Junior ROK

PositionPointsTeam
0th0
KartEngineTyres
Birel

2009 Rotax Max Challenge South Africa - Junior

PositionPointsTeam
9th222.8

2007 Northern Regions Karting Championship - Mini Max

PositionPointsTeam
4th546


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Kelvin van der Linde over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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