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Helmet of Martin Donnelly

Flag of Ireland Martin Donnelly

full name Hugh Peter Martin Donnelly nationality Irish age 58 years old born March 26, 1964 hometown Belfast, Northern Ireland

Racing highlights

19883rdFormula 3000 International Championship
19873rdFormula 3 Britain
19871stFormula 3 Macau GP
19871stFormula 3 Scotland Superprix
19863rdFormula 3 Britain
19853rdFormula Ford 2000 Europe
19841stBBC TV Grandstand Formula Ford 2000 Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered123
Wins15
Podiums33
Pole positions11
Fastest laps9
Race win percentage12.2%
Podium percentage26.8%

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.

2018Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing15 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2010Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2007Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2004Racing1 race? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
2000Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing15 races2 wins3 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
1988Racing23 races5 wins11 podiums5 pole position4 fastest race laps
1987Racing21 races4 wins11 podiums4 pole position2 fastest race laps
1986Racing19 races4 wins7 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1985Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1984Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1983Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Martin Donnelly

2018 Gentlemen Drivers Pre-66 GT Cars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Elan 26RFord 1.6
Click to show race results for Gentlemen Drivers Pre-66 GT Cars Championship 2018.

2017 Stena Line Gentlemen Drivers Pre-66 GT Cars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus ElanFord 1.6Dunlop
Click to show race results for Stena Line Gentlemen Drivers Pre-66 GT Cars Championship 2017.

2017 Lotus Cup Europe

PositionPointsTeam
31st207ES Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Elise S1Rover 1.8

2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
36th0Infiniti Support Our Paras Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Infiniti Q50Dunlop
Click to show race results for Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship 2015.

2015 MSA Lotus Cup UK Production Championship

PositionPointsTeam
20th32
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Elise S2 111R

2013 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 2013.

2013 Goodwood Revival St. Marys Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
27th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Sunbeam Rapier

2013 Scirocco R China Masters Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
19th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Scirocco R-Cup
Click to show race results for Scirocco R China Masters Challenge 2013.

2012 Volkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Scirocco R
Click to show race results for Volkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany 2012.

2011 Lotus Cup UK - Evora

PositionPointsTeam
4th24
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Evora GT4

2010 Ginetta G50 Cup Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
0Ginetta Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ginetta G50
Click to show race results for Ginetta G50 Cup Great Britain 2010.

2008 Lotus On Track - Elise Trophy Class B

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

2007 Lotus On Track - Elise Trophy Class A

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Elise Sport 160 S1

2004 Britcar Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda RX-8

2000 Autobytel Lotus Sport Elise

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1990 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Camel Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 102Lamborghini 3.5Goodyear

1990 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motorsport Europe
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R 90CK

1989 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

1989 FIA Formula One World Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0US F&G Arrows
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Arrows A11Cosworth DFR 3.5Goodyear

1989 International Formula 3000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th13Eddie Jordan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 89DMugen 3.0Avon

1989 Formula 3000 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Kygnus Tonen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 89D (Mugen)

1989 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motorsport Europe
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R 89C

1989 All Japan Sports Prototype Car Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
29th6Takefuji Schuppan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1989 SAT 1 Supercup

PositionPointsTeam
8th12NISMO
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R89C

1988 International Formula 3000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd30Eddie Jordan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
52412
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 88DCosworth DFV 3.0Avon

1988 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Intersport Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT31 (Toyota)

1988 B.A.R.C. / B.R.D.C. Lucas British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th54Intersport Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
123742
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT31 (Toyota)

1988 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
0Eddie Jordan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 883 (Volkswagen)

1988 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
59th8Richard Lloyd Racing, SARD
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C GTiPorsche 3.0 turboGoodyear
SARD MC88SToyota 2.1 turboDunlop

1988 Formula 3 Scotland Superprix

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1987 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Toyota Tom's Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT31 (Toyota)

1987 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
3rd61Swallow Racing, Intersport Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
182821
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 873 (Volkswagen)
Ralt RT31 (Toyota)

1987 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th24Intersport Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT31 (Toyota)

1987 Formula 3 Scotland Superprix

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Cellnet Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT31TOM's Toyota

1986 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
3rd59Swallow Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
174711
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT30 (Volkswagen)

1986 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Swallow Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT30 (Volkswagen)

1986 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
0Swallow Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT30 (Volkswagen)

1985 BBC Grandstand FF2000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift DB3

1985 Formula Ford 2000 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
3rd79
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 Formula Ford 2000 Great Britain - Grandstand Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
5th13
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 BBC TV Grandstand Formula Ford 2000 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Frank Nolan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1983 Marlboro British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Eddie Jordan Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT3 (Toyota)


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