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full name Nicolas Hülkenberg nationality German age 31 years old born August 19, 1987 hometown Emmerich height 184 cm (6' 0")

Racing highlights

20091stGP2 Series
20081stFormula 3 Euro Series
20082ndRTL GP Masters of Formula 3
20073rdFormula 3 Euro Series
20071stZandvoort Masters of F3 @ Zolder
20071stA1GP
20051stFormula BMW ADAC
20053rdFormula BMW World Final

Racing career summary

Races entered287
Wins38
Podiums67
Pole positions32
Fastest laps34
Race win percentage13.2%
Podium percentage23.3%

Karting highlights

20042ndGerman Kart Championship
20031stGerman Kart Championship
20021stItalian Open Masters ICA Junior
20021stGerman Junior Kart Championship
20011stItalian Open Masters ICA Junior
20012ndGreen Helmet Trophy Cadets

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 Nico Hülkenberg.

Nico Hülkenberg vs. Nick Heidfeld | Nico Hülkenberg vs. Agustín Canapino | Nico Hülkenberg vs. Sébastien Buemi | Nico Hülkenberg vs. Paul Di Resta

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.

2019Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing21 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing21 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2015Racing20 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing19 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2011Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing19 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2009Racing24 races6 wins12 podiums5 pole position5 fastest race laps
2008Racing21 races7 wins9 podiums7 pole position7 fastest race laps
2007Racing42 races14 wins23 podiums5 pole position8 fastest race laps
2006Racing20 races2 wins7 podiums5 pole position5 fastest race laps
2005Racing21 races8 wins15 podiums9 pole position7 fastest race laps
2004KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2003KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2002KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2001KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2000KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Nico Hülkenberg

2019 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th6Renault F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault R.S. 19RenaultPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2019.

2018 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th69Renault Sport Formula One Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault R.S. 18RenaultPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2018.

2017 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th43Renault Sport Formula One Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault R.S.17RenaultPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2017.

2016 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th72Sahara Force India F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Qualifying avg.Race finish avg.+/- avg.Fastest lap average
8.069.06 1102.15% of fastest lap time
CarEngineTyres
Force India VJM09MercedesPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2016.

2015 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th58Sahara Force India F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Force India VJM08MercedesPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2015.

2015 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
9th58Porsche Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 919 HybridPorsche 2.0 L V4Michelin
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP1 2015.

2015 FIA World Endurance Driver's Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th58Porsche Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 919 HybridPorsche 2.0 turboMichelin

2014 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th96Sahara Force India F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Force India VJM07MercedesPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2014.

2013 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th51Sauber F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Sauber C32FerrariPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2013.

2012 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th63Sahara Force India
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Force India VJM05Mercedes FO 108ZPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2012.

2011 Formula 1 - Test and reserve drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Force India F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th22AT&T Williams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW33Cosworth CA2010Bridgestone
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2010.

2009 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st100ART Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2051035
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2-08RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2009.

2009 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0AT&T Williams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008-09 GP2 Asia Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th27ART Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41220
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05 (Renault)
Click to show race results for GP2 Asia Series 2008-09.

2008 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0AT&T WilliamsF1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW30 (Toyota)

2008 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st87ART Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
207867
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Mercedes HWA)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Euro Series 2008.

2008 RTL GP Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0ART Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F308 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for RTL GP Masters of Formula 3 2008.

2006-07 A1GP

PositionPointsTeam
1st128Team Germany
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2091435
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B05/52ZytekCooper
Click to show race results for A1GP 2006-07.

2007 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd72ASM Formule 3
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
204823
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F305 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Euro Series 2007.

2007 Zandvoort Masters of F3 @ Zolder

PositionPointsTeam
1st0ASM Formule 3
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F305 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for Zandvoort Masters of F3 @ Zolder 2007.

2007 Polytec Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
23rd0ASM Formule 3
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F306 (Mercedes)
Click to show race results for Polytec Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix 2007.

2007 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0AT&T WilliamsF1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 Recaro Formel 3 Cup

PositionPointsTeam
5th78Josef Kaufmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
181635
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F305 (Opel)
Ligier JS47 (Opel)
Click to show race results for Recaro Formel 3 Cup 2006.

2006 V de V Challenge Endurance Moderne - Proto

PositionPointsTeam
17th50Griffith's
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2112?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS 49

2005 Formula BMW ADAC

PositionPointsTeam
1st287Josef Kaufmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2081496
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mygale FB02 (BMW K1200RS)
Click to show race results for Formula BMW ADAC 2005.

2005 Formula BMW World Final

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Josef Kaufmann Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mygale FB02 (BMW K1200RS)
Click to show race results for Formula BMW World Final 2005.

2004 Italian Open Masters Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
8th28

2004 South Garda Winter Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
28th0

2004 German Kart Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd103CRG Holland

2003 CIK-FIA World Karting Championship

PositionPointsTeam
32nd0CRG Holland
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Maxter)

2003 CIK-FIA European Formula A Championship

PositionPointsTeam
41st2CRG Holland
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Maxter)

2003 German Kart Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st139CRG Holland
KartEngineTyres
CRGMaxter

2003 Italian Open Masters Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
5th50

2003 Andrea Margutti Trophy - Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
33rd0CRG Holland
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Maxter)

2003 South Garda Winter Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
7th0

2002 German Junior Kart Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st200CRG Holland
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Maxter)

2002 European Championship ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
8th0CRG Holland
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Maxter)

2002 Italian Open Masters ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
1st96

2002 South Garda Winter Cup ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
24th0

2001 German Junior Kart Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th25CRG NL
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Maxter)

2001 Italian Open Masters ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
1st221.6

2001 Green Helmet Trophy Cadets

PositionPointsTeam
2nd61CRG Holland
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Maxter)

2001 South Garda Winter Cup ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
5th0

2000 Green Helmet Trophy Cadets

PositionPointsTeam
11th12

2000 Italian Open Masters ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
14th15

2000 11° Trofeo Andrea Margutti - 100 Junior

PositionPointsTeam
17th0


DriverDB Rating graph

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