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Helmet of Manuel Gião

Flag of Portugal Manuel Gião

full name Manuel António Martins Lopes Gião nationality Portugese age 47 years old born June 28, 1971 hometown Lisbon

Racing highlights

20162ndPortuguese Touring Car Championship - TCR
20142ndSEAT Leon Eurocup
20113rdSpanish GT Championship - Super GT
20102ndSpanish GT Championship
20101stSpanish GT Championship - Super GT
20083rdInternational GT Open GTA
20083rdInternational GT Open
20072ndSpanish GT Championship
20072ndSpanish GT Championship - GTA
20071stSpanish GT Championship - Super GT
20062ndSpanish GT Championship
20063rdSpanish GT Championship - GTA
20053rdSpanish GT Championship - GTA
20042ndFormula 3 Spain
19992ndEuro Open Movistar By Nissan
19983rdOpen Fortuna by Nissan
19971stSuperformula Golden Cup Italy
19952ndFormula Opel Euroseries
19951stFormula Opel Lotus Nations Cup
19922ndFormula Opel Lotus Nations Cup

Racing career summary

Races entered269
Wins44
Podiums121
Pole positions23
Fastest laps15
Race win percentage16.4%
Podium percentage45%

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.

2018Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing10 races0 wins6 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2015Racing14 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2014Racing12 races2 wins5 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2013Racing8 races1 win1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2012Racing13 races3 wins6 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2011Racing10 races3 wins4 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2010Racing12 races6 wins10 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2009Racing12 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing16 races0 wins8 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2007Racing24 races7 wins19 podiums1 pole positions? fastest race laps
2006Racing2 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing10 races4 wins6 podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
2004Racing15 races3 wins10 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
2002Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing12 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing16 races2 wins9 podiums4 pole position3 fastest race laps
1998Racing14 races2 wins6 podiums4 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing? races6 wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1996Racing17 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing16 races4 wins12 podiums? pole position1 fastest race lap
1994Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing1 race0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Manuel Gião

2018 Portuguese Touring Car Championship - TCR

PositionPointsTeam
5th84
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kia Cee´d TCR
Click to show race results for Portuguese Touring Car Championship - TCR 2018.

2017 TCR Iberico

PositionPointsTeam
5th46Vettra Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT León TCRHankook
Click to show race results for TCR Iberico 2017.

2017 TCR Spanish Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th36Vettra Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Seat León TCR

2016 Portuguese Touring Car Championship - TCR

PositionPointsTeam
2nd70Team Novadriver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100611
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR
Click to show race results for Portuguese Touring Car Championship - TCR 2016.

2015 SEAT Leon Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
13th14Baporo Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon Cup Racer MK3
Click to show race results for SEAT Leon Eurocup 2015.

2014 Spanish GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Novadriver-Novaplus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra

2014 SEAT Leon Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
2nd61Baporo Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
122511
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Leon Cup Racer MK3
Click to show race results for SEAT Leon Eurocup 2014.

2013 Spanish GT Championship - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Team Novadriver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra
Click to show race results for Spanish GT Championship - GTS 2013.

2013 Spanish GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th29Team Novadriver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra

2013 International GT Open - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Novadriver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra
Click to show race results for International GT Open - GTS 2013.

2013 Campeonato de Portugal de GT

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Novadriver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra

2012 Copa de España de Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
5th54Team Novadriver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
113612
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS
Click to show race results for Copa de España de Super GT 2012.

2012 International GT Open

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Novadriver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8 LMS Ultra

2011 Spanish GT Championship - Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
3rd108Drivex School
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
83421
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR
Click to show race results for Spanish GT Championship - Super GT 2011.

2011 International GT Open

PositionPointsTeam
0Drivex School
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR
Click to show race results for International GT Open 2011.

2010 International GT Open - Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
11th9ART
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2
Click to show race results for International GT Open - Super GT 2010.

2010 International GT Open

PositionPointsTeam
28th21ART
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2

2010 Spanish GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd194
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 Spanish GT Championship - Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
1st98ART
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1261121
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2
Click to show race results for Spanish GT Championship - Super GT 2010.

2009 International GT Open - Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
4th55Autorlando Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 RSR
Click to show race results for International GT Open - Super GT 2009.

2009 International GT Open

PositionPointsTeam
4th132Autorlando Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 RSR

2008 International GT Open GTA

PositionPointsTeam
3rd66Scuderia Playteam SaraFree
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160810
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2
Click to show race results for International GT Open GTA 2008.

2008 International GT Open

PositionPointsTeam
3rd161Scuderia Playteam SaraFree
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2

2007 Spanish GT Championship - GTA

PositionPointsTeam
2nd69GPC Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12081?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2

2007 Spanish GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd164GPC Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2

2007 Spanish GT Championship - Super GT

PositionPointsTeam
1st98GPC Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
12711??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2

2006 Italian GT Championship - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
10th24Playteam Sara Free
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena

2006 Spanish GT Championship - GTA

PositionPointsTeam
3rd48
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena

2006 International GT Open GTA

PositionPointsTeam
8th35Sun RED
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
SEAT Cupra GT

2006 Spanish GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd123
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 360 Modena

2005 Spanish GT Championship - GTA

PositionPointsTeam
3rd65GTA Motor Competición
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10463?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mosler MT900R

2005 Spanish GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th180
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mosler MT900 R

2004 Formula 3 Spain

PositionPointsTeam
2nd131GTA Motor Competicion
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1431033
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Spain 2004.

2004 Grand American Rolex Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
123rd9ASM Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3-RS3.6L F6 NADunlop

2002 Formula Novis Portugal

PositionPointsTeam
4th75
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mygale (Ford)

2002 FIA Sportscar Championship class SR2

PositionPointsTeam
26th6PiR Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Debora LMP299 (Nissan)

2001 World Series by Nissan

PositionPointsTeam
7th66Scuderia Fama
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Coloni CN1/98 (Nissan)

2000 Formula 3000 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
8th10Monaco Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T96/50 - Zytek

1999 Euro Open Movistar By Nissan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd163Scuderia Famà
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
162943
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Coloni CN1/98 (Nissan)

1998 Open Fortuna by Nissan

PositionPointsTeam
3rd118Scuderia Famà
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
142640
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Coloni CN1/98 (Nissan)

1997 Superformula Golden Cup Italy

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Scuderia Famà
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?6???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1996 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
0Shannon Opel Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F396 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Masters of Formula 3 1996.

1996 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
5th92Opel Team GM Motorsport, Shannon Opel Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F396 (Opel)

1996 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
17th0Opel Team GM Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F396 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix 1996.

1995 Formula Opel Euroseries

PositionPointsTeam
2nd185
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15311?1
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1995 Formula Opel Lotus Nations Cup

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Team Brasil
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1994 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
19th7Team Sical
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F394 (Opel)

1993 Formula Opel Lotus Nations Cup

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Team Portual
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1993 Formula Opel Germany

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 Formula Opel Lotus Nations Cup

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Team Portugal
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1992 Formula Opel Lotus Euroseries

PositionPointsTeam
11th44Draco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard (Opel Lotus)


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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