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Helmet of Olivier Panis

Flag of France Olivier Panis

nationality French age 52 years old born September 2, 1966 hometown Oullins, Lyon

Racing highlights

20122ndFrench GT Championship
20093rdLe Mans Series - LMP1
20093rdFrench GT Championship
19931stFormula 3000 International
19912ndFormula 3 France
19891stChampionnat de France Formule Renault

Racing career summary

Races entered355
Wins25
Podiums66
Pole positions17
Fastest laps17
Race win percentage7%
Podium percentage18.6%

Driver relations

Father of Aurélien Panis.

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 Olivier Panis.

Olivier Panis vs. Eddie Irvine

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.

2015Racing14 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing14 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing17 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing15 races1 win9 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
2011Racing23 races2 wins4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2010Racing16 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing21 races7 wins11 podiums2 pole position5 fastest race laps
2008Racing8 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing15 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing10 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing14 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing17 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing9 races3 wins4 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1992Racing10 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing13 races5 wins6 podiums6 pole position1 fastest race lap
1990Racing14 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1989Racing13 races5 wins9 podiums4 pole position2 fastest race laps
1988Racing12 races0 wins4 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Olivier Panis

2015 Championnat de France FFSA GT

PositionPointsTeam
6th109Team AKKA ASP
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Italia
Click to show race results for Championnat de France FFSA GT 2015.

2014 Championnat de France FFSA GT

PositionPointsTeam
5th125SOFREV-ASP
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Italia
Click to show race results for Championnat de France FFSA GT 2014.

2013 Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Pro-Am Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Hexis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren MP4-12C
Click to show race results for Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Pro-Am Cup 2013.

2013 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th40Hexis Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren MP4-12C
Click to show race results for French GT Championship 2013.

2013 Mitjet 2L Supersport

PositionPointsTeam
0Vip Challenge
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Mitjet 2L Supersport 2013.

2012 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd182SOFREV - ASP
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141812
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F458 Italia
Click to show race results for French GT Championship 2012.

2012 Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Pro-Am Cup

PositionPointsTeam
25th15SOFREV-ASP
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 458 Italia
Click to show race results for Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Pro-Am Cup 2012.

2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Oreca Matmut
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi-FAP
Click to show race results for Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1 2011.

2011 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Oreca Matmut
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP

2011 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th75Graff Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-AMG SLS
Click to show race results for French GT Championship 2011.

2011 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Oreca-Matmut
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP

2011 1er Grand Prix Electrique

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Andros Car 03 - Evo 2 (Siemens)
Click to show race results for 1er Grand Prix Electrique 2011.

2011 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Team Oreca Matmut
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDI-FAP

2011 Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Pro-Am Cup

PositionPointsTeam
20th9Graff Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes SLS AMG
Click to show race results for Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Pro-Am Cup 2011.

2010 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
8th39Team Oreca Matmut
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2010.

2010 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th32DKR Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette Z 06
Click to show race results for French GT Championship 2010.

2010 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Oreca Matmut
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Peugeot 908 HDi FAP
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2010.

2010 FIA GT1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Matech Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford GT1Michelin
Click to show race results for FIA GT1 World Championship 2010.

2009 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
3rd22Team Oreca Matmut - AIM
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage-Oreca LC70 (AIM)
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2009 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Team Oreca Matmut - AIM
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 01 (AIM)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2009.

2009 FIA GT - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
23rd2Solution F
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 550 GTS Maranello
Click to show race results for FIA GT - GT1 2009.

2009 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 01 (AIM)
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2009 Bioracing Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22222
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tork BRS 4.0

2009 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd243DKR Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
124803
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette C6.R Z06

2008 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
12th6Oreca - Matmut
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage-Oreca LC70 (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2008.

2008 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team ORECA Matmut
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage-ORECA (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2008.

2008 Porsche Matmut Carrera Cup France

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche France
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup3.8L F6 NAMichelin
Click to show race results for Porsche Matmut Carrera Cup France 2008.

2006 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Panasonic Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Panasonic Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th6Panasonic Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TF104
Toyota TF104B
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2004.

2003 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th6Panasonic Toyota Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota TF103
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2003.

2002 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th3Lucky Strike BAR Honda
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BAR 004 (Honda)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2002.

2001 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th5Lucky Strike BAR Honda
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BAR 003 (Honda)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2001.

2000 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

1999 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
15th2Gauloises Prost Peugeot
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Prost AP02 (Peugeot)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1999.

1998 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Gauloises Prost Peugeot
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Prost AP01 (Peugeot 3.0 V10)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1998.

1997 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
9th16Prost Gauloises Blondes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Prost JS45Mugen Honda
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1997.

1996 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th13Ligier Gauloises Blondes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS43 (Mugen-Honda 3.0 V10)
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 1996.

1995 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
8th16Ligier Gitanes Blondes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS41 (Mugen-Honda 3.0 V10)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1995.

1995 Elf Master Karting

PositionPointsTeam
0

1994 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
11th9Ligier Gitanes Blondes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS39B (Renault)

1993 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
1st32DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
93422
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 93D (Cosworth)

1992 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
10th10Apomatox
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T92/50 (Cosworth)

1991 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
2nd103La Filière Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
125661
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F391 (Alfa Romeo)

1991 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0La Filière Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT35 (Alfa Romeo)

1990 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Elf Gitanes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F390 (Alfa Romeo)

1990 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
4th70Elf Gitanes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120401
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 390 (Alfa Romeo)

1990 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
12th0KTR Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 903 (Volkswagen)

1989 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
1st127Ecurie Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
135942
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK57 (Renault F2N)

1988 Championnat de France Formule Renault Turbo

PositionPointsTeam
4th87Ecurie Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120413
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK 54 (Renault)


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