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Helmet of Pastor Maldonado
© Lotus F1 Team

Flag of Venezuela Pastor Maldonado

nationality Venezuelan age 32 years old born March 9, 1985 hometown Maracay height 173 cm (5' 8")

Racing highlights

20101stGP2 Series
20063rdFormula Renault 3.5 Series
20041stFormula Renault 2.0 Italy
20031stFormula Renault 2.0 Italy Winter series

Racing career summary

Races entered266
Wins28
Podiums48
Pole positions18
Fastest laps30
Race win percentage10.5%
Podium percentage18%

Karting highlights

20023rdAndrea Margutti Trophy - Formula A

Driver relations

Cousin of Manuel Maldonado.

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 Pastor Maldonado.

Pastor Maldonado vs. Jean-Eric Vergne | Pastor Maldonado vs. Jules Bianchi | Pastor Maldonado vs. Esteban Ocon | Pastor Maldonado vs. Craig Lowndes

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.

2015Racing19 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing19 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing20 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2011Racing21 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing20 races6 wins8 podiums0 pole position5 fastest race laps
2009Racing27 races3 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing23 races2 wins8 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
2007Racing14 races2 wins3 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
2006Racing17 races3 wins5 podiums5 pole position6 fastest race laps
2005Racing12 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2004Racing34 races10 wins15 podiums6 pole position12 fastest race laps
2003Racing22 races0 wins3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2002KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2001KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2000KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1999KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Pastor Maldonado

2015 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th27Lotus F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus E23 HybridMercedesPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2015.

2014 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th2Lotus F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus E22RenaultPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2014.

2013 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th1Williams F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW35RenaultPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2013.

2012 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th45Williams F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW34Renault RS27-2012Pirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2012.

2011 FIA Formula 1 World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th1AT&T Williams
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
190000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW33Cosworth CA2011KPirelli
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 1 World Championship 2011.

2011 Desafio Internacional das Estrelas

PositionPointsTeam
0

2010 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st87Rapax
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
206805
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2-08RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2010.

2010 Formula 1 - Test and reserve drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0AT&T Williams F1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008-09 GP2 Asia Series

PositionPointsTeam
15th7ART Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05 (Renault)
Click to show race results for GP2 Asia Series 2008-09.

2009 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
6th36ART Grand Prix
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
202200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2-08RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2009.

2009 PartyPoker Euroseries 3000

PositionPointsTeam
10th10Teamcraft Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B05/52 (Zytek)
Click to show race results for PartyPoker Euroseries 3000 2009.

2008 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th60Piquet Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
201623
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2-08RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2008.

2008 Euroseries 3000

PositionPointsTeam
12th11GP Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/50 (Zytek)
Click to show race results for Euroseries 3000 2008.

2008 International GT Open - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
22nd8Scuderia Latorre
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Viper Coupe GT3
Click to show race results for International GT Open - GTS 2008.

2008 International GT Open

PositionPointsTeam
32nd18Scuderia Latorre
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge Viper Coupé GT3

2007 GP2 Series

PositionPointsTeam
11th25Trident Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara GP2/05RenaultBridgestone
Click to show race results for GP2 Series 2007.

2007 Euroseries 3000

PositionPointsTeam
10th12G-Tec
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/50 (Zytek)
Click to show race results for Euroseries 3000 2007.

2007 Formula 3000 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
8th12G-Tec
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/50 (Zytek)

2006 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd103Draco Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
173556
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara FR35 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2006.

2005 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
25th4DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara T02 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2005.

2005 Formula 3000 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
9th14Sighinolfi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/50 (Zytek)

2004 Formula Renault V6 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
21st12Cram Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus Formula V6 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault V6 Eurocup 2004.

2004 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2004 Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
8th134Cram Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
152301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000Renault
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup 2004.

2004 Formula Renault 2.0 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
1st362Cram Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
17812611
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Italy 2004.

2003 Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
0Cram Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000Renault

2003 Formula Renault 2.0 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
43rd3Cram Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Germany 2003.

2003 Formula Renault 2.0 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
7th118Cram Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120311
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Italy 2003.

2003 Formula Renault 2.0 Italy Winter series

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Cram Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)

2002 World Championship Formula Super A

PositionPointsTeam
24th10Trulli Kart
KartEngineTyres
Trulli (Vortex)

2002 Italian Open Masters Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
42nd1

2002 Andrea Margutti Trophy - Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2002 South Garda Winter Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
30th0

2001 European Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
17th18Tony Kart Racing Team

2001 Andrea Margutti Trophy - Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
18th0Tony Kart Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Tony Kart (Vortex)

2001 South Garda Winter Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
28th0

2000 World Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
13th0
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Parilla)

2000 30° Torneo Industrie Open - Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
20th0

1999 European Championship ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
14th0
KartEngineTyres
CRG

1999 29° Torneo Industrie Open - ICA

PositionPointsTeam
40th10


DriverDB Rating graph

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