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Helmet of Michael Valiante
© Ross Karlsson

Flag of Canada Michael Valiante

nationality Canadian age 39 years old hometown New Westminster

Racing highlights

20152ndUnited Sports Car Championship - Prototype
20143rdUnited Sports Car Championship - Prototype
20033rdToyota Atlantic Championship Presented by Yokohama
20022ndCART Toyota Atlantic Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered196
Wins15
Podiums47
Pole positions6
Fastest laps13
Race win percentage7.7%
Podium percentage24%

Karting highlights

20103rdSKUSA SuperNationals XIV - TaG Senior
20071stAll-Stars Karting Classic - Masters

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.

2016Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2015Racing10 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing22 races2 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing20 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2012Racing17 races3 wins7 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2011Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing12 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing12 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2008Racing14 races1 win4 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing14 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2006Racing14 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2005Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2004Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing11 races3 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing12 races3 wins4 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2001Racing5 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2000Racing12 races1 win2 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing11 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1997KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1996KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Michael Valiante

2016 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge - ST

PositionPointsTeam
42nd56HART
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#93 Honda Civic Si2.4L I4 NAConti
Click to show race results for Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge - ST 2016.

2015 United Sports Car Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
2nd306VisitFlorida.com Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DPChevrolet 5.5Continental
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2015.

2014 United Sports Car Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
3rd318Spirit of Daytona
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DPChevrolet LS9 5.5Continental
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2014.

2014 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge - ST

PositionPointsTeam
21st172HART
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic Si2.4L I4 NAContinental

2013 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
15th233Michael Shank Racing, 8 Star Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Ford)
Corvette DP
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2013.

2013 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge - ST

PositionPointsTeam
16th159HART
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic Si2.4L I4 NAContinental

2012 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
19th82Starworks Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2012.

2012 American Le Mans Series - GTC

PositionPointsTeam
6th68JDX Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup 997
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - GTC 2012.

2012 MG Tires SKUSA SuperNationals XVI - TaG Senior presented by Mir Racewear

PositionPointsTeam
32nd0Italian Motors
KartEngineTyres
Italkart (Leopard)

2012 Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge - ST

PositionPointsTeam
37th83HART
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
72301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic Si2.4L I4 NAContinental

2011 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
21st46Michael Shank Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Mk XX (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2011.

2010 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
14th287Michael Shank Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2010.

2010 SKUSA SuperNationals XIV - TaG Senior

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Italian Motors
KartEngineTyres
Italkart (Leopard)

2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
7th279Michael Shank Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120202
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2009.

2009 SKUSA NorCal Pro Kart Challenge - S1

PositionPointsTeam
15th40

2009 SKUSA SuperNationals XIII - TaG Senior

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
KartEngineTyres
Italkart

2008 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
11th304SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141430
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Technologies (Pontiac)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2008.

2008 SKUSA SuperNationals XII - TaG Senior

PositionPointsTeam
4th0

2008 All-Stars Karting Classic - Masters

PositionPointsTeam
16th0Italian Motors

2007 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
16th259Finlay Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130102
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Crawford

2007 NASCAR Busch Series

PositionPointsTeam
140th61Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for NASCAR Busch Series 2007.

2007 All-Stars Karting Classic - Masters

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Italian Motors
KartEngineTyres
Italkart (Parilla)

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
9th362Finlay Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford (Crawford)

2006 SKUSA SuperNationals X - SuperPro

PositionPointsTeam
9th0

2005 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
25th10Dale Coyne Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola (Ford-Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2005.

2005 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
38th81Ten Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW-Riley5.0L V8 NAHoosier

2004 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
23rd7Walker Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 02i (Ford)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2004.

2003 Toyota Atlantic Championship Presented by Yokohama

PositionPointsTeam
3rd161Lynx Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
113600
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 014.a (Toyota)
Click to show race results for Toyota Atlantic Championship Presented by Yokohama 2003.

2002 CART Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd150Lynx Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
123413
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 014.a (Toyota)
Click to show race results for CART Toyota Atlantic Championship 2002.

2001 CART Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th64Lynx Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 008.a (Toyota)

2000 Barber Dodge Pro Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th97
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121220
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 98E (Dodge)
Click to show race results for Barber Dodge Pro Series 2000.

1999 Barber Dodge Pro Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th79
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 98E (Dodge)

1999 SKUSA ProMoto Tour - S1

PositionPointsTeam
31st80

1998 WKA Constructors Championship - Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
4th49

1997 World Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
15th0

1997 World Championship Formula C

PositionPointsTeam
24th0

1996 World Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
28th0


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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