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Helmet of Rolf Stommelen

Flag of Germany Rolf Stommelen

nationality German hometown Siegen place of death Riverside (USA)

Racing highlights

19822ndDRM (German Racing Championship)
19793rdInterserie Div. 1
19792ndLe Mans 24 Hours
19771stDRM (German Racing Championship)
19712nd12 H Paul Ricard
19703rdXXXIII Internationales ADAC-Eifelrennen
19702ndI Mantorp Park Formula 2 Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered152
Wins25
Podiums51
Pole positions23
Fastest laps12
Race win percentage16.4%
Podium percentage33.6%

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.

1983Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing15 races3 wins10 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
1981Racing5 races2 wins2 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing14 races5 wins7 podiums4 pole position3 fastest race laps
1979Racing15 races4 wins8 podiums4 pole position1 fastest race lap
1978Racing14 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing9 races5 wins9 podiums5 pole position3 fastest race laps
1976Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1975Racing9 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing10 races2 wins5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing6 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1972Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1971Racing15 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1970Racing20 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1967Racing2 races1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Rolf Stommelen

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th12Joest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 European Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th12Joest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
75th1John Fitzpatrick Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K4

1982 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
2nd125Porsche Kremer Racing, Kannacher GT Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102724
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche CK5
Porsche 936
URD C81 (BMW)

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th30Kremer Racing, Jean Rondeau, Martini Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3
Rondeau M382 (Ford)
Lancia LC1

1982 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
25th20JLP Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
16th60Andial Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
52230
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 K3

1981 IMSA Camel GT Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
9th67
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
31st40LM Jöst Racing, Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/4
Porsche 935J
Porsche 935 K3

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0LM Jöst Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935J T

1980 Interserie Div. 1

PositionPointsTeam
6th20Joest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/3

1980 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
11th64Liqui Moly Equipe (Gelo Racing), Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91322
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935J
Porsche 935 K3

1979 Interserie Div. 1

PositionPointsTeam
3rd70Liqui Moly Joest
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3332?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/3 Turbo

1979 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
9th83Liqui Moly Equipe
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110421
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935
Porsche 935J

1979 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Dick Barbour
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 (IMSA+2.5)3.0L F6 TurboGoodyear

1978 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Arrows
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 IMSA Camel GT Challenge - GTU

PositionPointsTeam
22nd20Brumos Porsche
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?11??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1978 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Deutschland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Celica Turbo

1977 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
1st160Gelo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
95953
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935

1976 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
19th1RAM Racing, Martini Racing, Hesketh Racing with Rizla Penthouse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT44B (Ford Cos. DFV 3.0 V8)
Brabham BT45 (Alfa Romeo 3.0 F12)
Hesketh 308D (Ford Cos. DFV 3.0 V8)

1976 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Rolf Stommelen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B35 (BMW)

1976 XXXIX Internationales ADAC-Eifelrennen

PositionPointsTeam
0Fred Opert Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10011
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B35 (BMW)

1975 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T370 (Ford Cos. DFV 3.0 V8)
Hill GH1 (Ford Cos. DFV 3.0 V8)

1975 Formula 1 Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T371 (Cosworth)

1975 Formula 1 Automobile Club de Suiss Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Hill GH1 (Cosworth)

1975 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th20
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?11??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 3.0 CSL

1975 Interserie

PositionPointsTeam
0Gelo Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917/10 TCPorsche

1974 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Embassy Racing with Graham Hill
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T370 (Ford Cos. DFV 3.0 V8)

1974 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Ecuador
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS15A (BMW)

1974 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
4th90Ford
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
62520
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri RS

1973 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Ceramica Pagnossin Team MRD
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT42 (Ford Cosworth)

1973 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0FINA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT40 (Ford BDA)

1973 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
19th20Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR

1972 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Eifelland Caravans
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 721 (Ford Cosworth)

1972 Formula 1 Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Team Eifelland Caravans
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Eiffeland 21 (Ford)

1972 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
12th40
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 2800CS

1972 Le Mans 24h - S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Autodelta SpA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 33 TT3

1971 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
19th3Team Surtees
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS7 (Ford Cosworth)
Surtees TS9 (Ford Cosworth)

1971 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Eifelland Wohwagenbau
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT36 (Cosworth)

1971 Gran Premio de la Republica Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Surtees
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS7 (Cosworth)

1971 Formula 1 Jochen Rindt Gedachtnisrennen Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS9 (Cosworth)

1971 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
31st6
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri RS

1971 12 H Paul Ricard

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ford Köln
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri RS 2600

1971 Interserie

PositionPointsTeam
0Autodelta SpA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo T33/3Alfa Romeo

1970 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
11th10Auto Motor und Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT33 (Ford Cosworth)

1970 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Eifelland Wohnwagenbau
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 702 (FVA)

1970 XXXIII Internationales ADAC-Eifelrennen

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Eifelland Wohnwagenbau
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT30 (Cosworth)

1970 VII Grote Prijs van Limborg

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Eifelland Wohnwagenbau
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT30 (Cosworth)

1970 GP Nürburgring

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Köln
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri 2300 GT

1970 I Mantorp Park Formula 2 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Eifelland Wohnwagenbau
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham B30 (Cosworth)

1970 British Saloon Car Championship class D

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Köln
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri 2300 GT

1970 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?01??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Capri 2300 GT

1969 European Touring Car Championship - Division 3

PositionPointsTeam
32nd2Georg Loos
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?00??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911

1969 Le Mans 24h - S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Porsche System Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917LH

1967 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche System Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
211??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 910/6K

1967 European Touring Car Championship - Division 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Siegfried Dau
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911
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