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Helmet of Simon Richards

Flag of New Zealand Simon Richards

nationality New Zealander age 47 years old born January 30, 1975

Racing highlights

20043rdTalley's Formula Ford Championship
20043rdFormula Challenge New Zealand Winter Series
20033rdTalley's Formula Ford Championship
20033rdFormula Challenge New Zealand Winter Series

Racing career summary

Races entered215
Wins6
Podiums24
Pole positions2
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage2.8%
Podium percentage11.2%

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.

2016Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing3 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing12 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing21 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing20 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing24 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing21 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing21 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing21 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing19 races3 wins8 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2003Racing15 races2 wins7 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2002Racing17 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing20 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1999Racing? races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Simon Richards

2015-16 BNT NZ Touring Cars Class One championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Richards Team Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE CommodoreChevrolet 6.2Dunlop
Click to show race results for BNT NZ Touring Cars Class One championship 2015-16.

2014-15 New Zealand V8 Touring Car Championship - TLX class

PositionPointsTeam
7th127Concept Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore
Click to show race results for New Zealand V8 Touring Car Championship - TLX class 2014-15.

2011-12 BNT NZV8s

PositionPointsTeam
5th578Richards Team Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford BA Falcon

2010-11 BNT NZV8s

PositionPointsTeam
14th572Concept Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BA
Click to show race results for BNT NZV8s 2010-11.

2009-10 BNT V8s

PositionPointsTeam
14th478Concept Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BA
Click to show race results for BNT V8s 2009-10.

2010 NZV8s - Hamilton 400 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
23rd16
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

2008-09 BNT V8s Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th405
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon
Click to show race results for BNT V8s Championship 2008-09.

2009 NZV8s - Hamilton 400 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
15th63
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon
Click to show race results for NZV8s - Hamilton 400 Trophy 2009.

2007-08 NZ Truth V8s Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th310
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BA
Click to show race results for NZ Truth V8s Championship 2007-08.

2008 NZV8s - Hamilton 400 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
23rd38
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

2006-07 Parker ENZED NZV8s Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th428Ford Drivers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

2005-06 Parker ENZED NZV8s Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th376
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
210000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon
Click to show race results for Parker ENZED NZV8s Championship 2005-06.

2003-04 Talley's Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd309
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
193810
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2004 Formula Challenge New Zealand Winter Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd238
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2002-03 Talley's Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd295
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
142711
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Dieman RF01

2003 Formula Challenge New Zealand Winter Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd301
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2003 New Zealand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF02Ford Kent 1.6

2001-02 Talley's Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th258
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF01

2002 P&O Nedlloyd New Zealand Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
5th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF01Ford Kent 1.6

2000-01 Ford Racing New Zealand Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th277
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF92

1999-00 CRC Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th139
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998-99 Formula Ford New Zealand

PositionPointsTeam
9th47
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Simon Richards over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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