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Helmet of Perry McCarthy

Flag of Great Britain Perry McCarthy

additional name The Stig (Top Gear 2002-2003) nationality British age 61 years old born March 3, 1961 hometown Stepney, London

Racing career summary

Races entered84
Wins1
Podiums11
Pole positions2
Fastest laps3
Race win percentage1.2%
Podium percentage13.1%

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.

2012Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1999Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing12 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing6 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing5 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions2 fastest race laps
1990Racing5 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1989Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing19 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1986Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Perry McCarthy

2012 Volkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Scirocco R
Click to show race results for Volkswagen Scirocco R Cup Germany 2012.

2004 Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3

2003 71st 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Audi Sport UK
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8Audi 3.6 turboMichelin

2003 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
28th12Arena Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8Audi 3.6 turboMichelin

2002 70th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz LMP-1 Roadster-SElan 6.0Michelin

1999 67th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGTP class

PositionPointsTeam
0Audi Sport UK
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8CAudi 3.6 turboMichelin

1999 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
52nd20Audi Sport Team Joest
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Audi R8RAudi 3.6 turboMichelin

1999 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
29th33Dyson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott MkIII (Ford)

1997 FIA GT - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
23rd4David Price Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz GTR
Click to show race results for FIA GT - GT1 1997.

1997 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0David Price Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Esperante GTR-1Ford 6.0Goodyear
Click to show race results for 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1997.

1997 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
38th32URD Rennwagenbau
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
URD WSC96 (BMW)

1996 Venson British Formula 2 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th4DKS Prosperity Management
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 95D (Cosworth)

1996 64th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Societé Viper Team ORECA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Viper GTS-RChrysler 8.0Michelin
Click to show race results for 64th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1996.

1996 Global GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
59th24Lotus Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Esprit V8

1993 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

1992 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

1992 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Andrea Moda Formula
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Andrea Moda S921Judd 3.5Goodyear

1992 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Tom Milner Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Intrepid RM-1 (Chevrolet)

1991 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

1991 Formula 3000 Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
0GA Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 90D (Cosworth)

1991 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
24th24Hotchkis Racing, Spice Engineering USA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90P (Chevrolet)

1991 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
25th16Spice Engineering USA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spoce SE90P (Buick)

1990 FIA World Sports-Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Richard Lloyd Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C GTi Porsche 3.0 turboGoodyear

1990 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
46th4Spice Engineering USA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90P (Chevrolet)

1990 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
23rd20Spice Engineering USA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90P (Buick)

1989 Formula 3000 International Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Roger Cowman Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T89/50Cosworth DFV 3.0Avon

1989 Formula 3000 Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
8th6GA Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T88/50 (Cosworth)

1988 Formula 3000 International Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0GA Motorsport, Ralt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T88/50Cosworth DFV 3.0Avon
Ralt RT22Judd 3.0Avon

1988 B.A.R.C. / B.R.D.C. Lucas British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Concept 3, Madgwick Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 883 (Alfa Romeo)

1987 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
8th22Madgwick Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 873 (Volkswagen)

1987 Formula 3 European Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Madgwick Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 873 (Alfa Romeo)

1987 Formula 3 Euro Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Madgwick Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 873 (Alfa Romeo)

1986 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
12th11Madgwick Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 863 (Volkswagen)

1986 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
17th4Madgwick Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 863 (Volkswagen)

1985 Formula Ford Festival

PositionPointsTeam
18th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen-Minister RF85


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