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Helmet of Tapio Virtanen

Flag of Finland Tapio Virtanen

nationality Finnish born May 5, 1959 hometown Turku died June 7, 2013

Racing highlights

19911stFiat Uno Turbo Trophy Finland
19901stFiat Uno Turbo Trophy Finland
19892ndFiat Uno Turbo Trophy Finland

Racing career summary

Races entered39
Wins0
Podiums4
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage0%
Podium percentage10.3%

Karting highlights

19933rdFinnish Championship - Formula 250

Driver relations

Father of Veera Virtanen.

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.

2000Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing9 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing10 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1991Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1990Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1989Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Tapio Virtanen

2000 Sport 2000 Tour

PositionPointsTeam
14th160Tapio Virtanen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i

1999 Sport 2000 Tour

PositionPointsTeam
22nd73Tapio Virtanen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Integra Type-R

1998 Sport 2000 Tour

PositionPointsTeam
8th205Tino's Garage
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i

1997 Sport 2000 Suomen Mestaruus

PositionPointsTeam
4th80Agency Virtanen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Golf GTi 16V

1993 Finnish Championship - Formula 250

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0

1991 Fiat Uno Turbo Trophy Finland

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat Uno Turbo i.e.

1990 Fiat Uno Turbo Trophy Finland

PositionPointsTeam
1st61
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat Uno Turbo i.e.

1989 Fiat Uno Turbo Trophy Finland

PositionPointsTeam
2nd53
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat Uno Turbo i.e.
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