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Helmet of Michael Whelden

Flag of U.S.A. Michael Whelden

nationality American age 30 years old hometown Sausalito, CA

Racing highlights

20163rdIMSA Mazda Prototype Lites - L1
20121stFormula Car Challenge National Championship - Formulaspeed 2.0

Racing career summary

Races entered30
Wins8
Podiums14
Pole positions3
Fastest laps8
Race win percentage26.7%
Podium percentage46.7%

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 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing14 races1 win6 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2015Racing8 races5 wins5 podiums1 pole positions4 fastest race laps
2014Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums? pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing2 races2 wins2 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Michael Whelden

2018 IMSA Prototype Challenge - LMP3

PositionPointsTeam
21st58Extreme Speed Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS P3Nissan 5.0
Click to show race results for IMSA Prototype Challenge - LMP3 2018.

2016 IMSA Mazda Prototype Lites - L1

PositionPointsTeam
3rd189World Speed Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141602
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Élan DP02Mazda MZRCooper Tires
Click to show race results for IMSA Mazda Prototype Lites - L1 2016.

2015 Formula Car Challenge Presented by Good Year - West Coast Region - FormulaSPEED2.0

PositionPointsTeam
5th58
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mazda Formula Speed Gen 2Mazdaspeed MZRGood Year
Click to show race results for Formula Car Challenge Presented by Good Year - West Coast Region - FormulaSPEED2.0 2015.

2015 U.S. Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th545Life's Good Racing!
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
633?3
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Lancer RS Evolution X
BMW M3

2014 U.S. Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th72Hawk Performance
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus IS300

2013 Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires

PositionPointsTeam
0World Speed Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Star Pro (Mazda)
Click to show race results for Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires 2013.

2012 Formula Car Challenge National Championship - Formulaspeed 2.0

PositionPointsTeam
1st61Michael Whelden Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22222
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
FormulaSPEED2.0 (Mazda)
Click to show race results for Formula Car Challenge National Championship - Formulaspeed 2.0 2012.


DriverDB Rating graph

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

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