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Helmet of Nigel Mansell
© Williams

Flag of Great Britain Nigel Mansell

nationality British age 64 years old born August 8, 1953 hometown Upton-on-Severn, Worcesterhire

Racing highlights

20062ndGP Masters
19931stPPG Indy Car World Series
19921stFormula 1
19912ndFormula 1
19872ndFormula 1
19862ndFormula 1
19792ndJohn Player International F3 Trophy
19771stFormula Ford 1600 BRDC

Racing career summary

Races entered286
Wins44
Podiums77
Pole positions45
Fastest laps36
Race win percentage15.4%
Podium percentage26.9%

Driver relations

Father of Greg Mansell. Father of Leo Mansell.

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.

2010Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2006Racing2 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions? fastest race laps
2005Racing1 race1 win1 podium1 pole positions? fastest race laps
1998Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing20 races1 win4 podiums4 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing14 races5 wins9 podiums7 pole position5 fastest race laps
1992Racing16 races9 wins12 podiums14 pole position8 fastest race laps
1991Racing16 races5 wins9 podiums2 pole position6 fastest race laps
1990Racing16 races1 win5 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
1989Racing15 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position3 fastest race laps
1988Racing14 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1987Racing14 races6 wins7 podiums8 pole position3 fastest race laps
1986Racing16 races5 wins9 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
1985Racing15 races2 wins3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1984Racing16 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1983Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1982Racing13 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing14 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing14 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1979Racing17 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1978Racing5 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1977Racing20 races5 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Nigel Mansell

2010 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
19th12Beechdean Mansell
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ginetta-Zytek 09S
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2010.

2010 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Beechdean Mansell
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ginetta-Zytek 09S
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2010.

2009 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Team LNT
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ginetta-Zytek 09S
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2007 FIA GT - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
24th2Scuderia Ecosse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT2

2006 GP Masters

PositionPointsTeam
2nd10Team Altech
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2111?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delta (Cosworth)

2005 GP Masters

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Altech
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1111?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 Auto Trader British Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th7Ford Mondeo Racing - West Surrey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mondeo Ghia

1995 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
29th0Marlboro McLaren Mercedes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren MP4-10 (Mercedes 3.0 V10)
McLaren MP410B
MP410C (Mercedes 3.0 V10)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1995.

1994 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
9th13Rothmans Williams Renault
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW16 (Renault)
Williams FW16B (Renault)

1994 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th88Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160330
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T94/00 (Ford)

1993 PPG Indy Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st191Newman/Haas Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1551075
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T9306 (Ford)

1992 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
1st108Canon Williams Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
16912148
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW14B (Renault)

1991 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
2nd72Canon Williams Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
165926
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW14 (Renault)

1990 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
5th37Ferrari
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161533
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferraru F1-90, F1-90-2

1989 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
4th38Scuderia Ferrari SpA SEFAC
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
152503
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 640

1988 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
9th12Williams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW12 - Judd

1987 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
2nd61Canon Williams Honda Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
146783
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW11B (Honda)

1986 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
2nd70Williams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
165924
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW11 - Honda

1985 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
6th31Williams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
152311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW10 - Honda

1984 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
10th13Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 95T - Renault

1983 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
12th10John Player Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 92 - Ford, Lotus 94T - Renault

1983 Formula 1 Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 93T (Renault)

1982 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
14th7Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 87, 91 - Ford

1981 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
14th8Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 81, 87 - Ford

1981 Formula 1 South African Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 81 (Cosworth)

1980 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 81BCosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear

1980 Vandervell British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th15March Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 803 (Toyota 2T-G)

1980 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
12th8Ralt Cars Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT2 (Honda)

1979 Vandervell British F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th24Unipart Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
151200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 793 (Triumph)

1979 John Player International F3 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Unipart Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 783/93 (Triumph)

1979 B.A.R.C. TV-Race

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Unipart Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 783/793 (Triumph)

1979 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 79 (Cosworth)

1978 Formula 3 Britain BRDC Vandervell

PositionPointsTeam
15th15March Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 783 (Toyota)

1978 Formula 3 Britain BARC

PositionPointsTeam
19th3March Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 783 (Toyota)

1977 Formula Ford 1600 BRDC

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
155???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Crosslé 32F (Ford)

1977 BRDC Vandervell F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th10McKechnie Racing, Lola Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T570 (Toyota)
Puma 377 (Toyota)

1977 BARC BP Super Visco F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0McKechnie Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T570 (Toyota)

1977 Donington Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Alan McKechnie Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Puma 377 (Toyota)
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