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Helmet of Shannon O'Brien

Flag of Australia Shannon O'Brien

nationality Australian age 43 years old born November 11, 1979

Racing highlights

20171stPerformance Wheels Trans Am Racing Championship
20171stAustralian Touring Car Masters - Trans Am Division
20162ndPalmer Steel Industries Australian Trans Am Series
20161stMuscle Car Masters Trans-Am Challenge
20051stNZ Formula Ford Championship
20042ndQueensland Formula Ford Championship
20032ndQueensland Formula Ford Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered218
Wins56
Podiums83
Pole positions13
Fastest laps68
Race win percentage25.7%
Podium percentage38.1%

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.

2017Racing27 races17 wins21 podiums6 pole position25 fastest race laps
2016Racing26 races11 wins18 podiums2 pole position17 fastest race laps
2015Racing4 races2 wins3 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2008Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing20 races3 wins5 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2006Racing39 races2 wins2 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2005Racing41 races17 wins23 podiums1 pole positions14 fastest race laps
2004Racing34 races4 wins10 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2003Racing19 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Shannon O'Brien

2017 Performance Wheels Trans Am Racing Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st453Fataz Competition Engines
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
241519522
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 6.0Hoosier

2017 Australian Touring Car Masters - Trans Am Division

PositionPointsTeam
1st94Fataz Competition Engines
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32213
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Firebird Trans-AmChevrolet 5.8Hoosier
Click to show race results for Australian Touring Car Masters - Trans Am Division 2017.

2016 Palmer Steel Industries Australian Trans Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd394O'Brien Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22714213
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier
Ford MustangFord 5.7Hoosier

2016 Muscle Car Masters Trans-Am Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
1st100O'Brien Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
44404
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier
Click to show race results for Muscle Car Masters Trans-Am Challenge 2016.

2015 Loaders R Us Australian Trans Am Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Fataz Competition Engines
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
42313
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet CamaroChevrolet 5.7Hoosier
Pontiac FirebirdChevrolet 5.7Hoosier

2008 Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series

PositionPointsTeam
30th245O'Brien Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BA
Click to show race results for Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series 2008.

2007 Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series

PositionPointsTeam
12th102Howard Racing, O'Brien Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BA

2007 Queensland Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th61
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3331?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03 (Ford)

2007 Queensland Racing Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th34
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
33313
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03 (Ford)

2006 Toyota Racing Series New Zealand

PositionPointsTeam
27th66
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus TT104ZZ (Toyota)

2006 Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series

PositionPointsTeam
27th615O'Brien Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BA

2005-06 Parker ENZED NZV8s Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th539Team Versatile
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden
Click to show race results for Parker ENZED NZV8s Championship 2005-06.

2006 Queensland Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th41
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2221?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03K (Ford)

2006 Queensland Racing Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th23
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
22212
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03 (Ford)

2005 Australian Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th168
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
196805
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03

2005 Australian Carrera Cup Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th12Greg Murphy Racing Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004-05 NZ Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st1267
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20111519
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2005 New Zealand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
18th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004 Australian Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th38
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
230100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03
Click to show race results for Australian Formula Ford Championship 2004.

2004 Queensland Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd73
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
42412
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03 (Ford)

2004 Queensland Racing Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th30
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03 (Ford)

2004 Victorian Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
33rd37
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03 (Ford)

2003 Australian Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03
Click to show race results for Australian Formula Ford Championship 2003.

2003 Queensland Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd98
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03 (Ford)

2003 Queensland Racing Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th21
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF03 (Ford)


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Shannon O'Brien over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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