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Helmet of Tomas Scheckter

Flag of South Africa Tomas Scheckter

nationality South African age 41 years old born September 21, 1980 hometown Monte Carlo, Monaco

Racing highlights

20012ndOpen Telefónica by Nissan
20002ndGreen Flag British F3 Championship
20003rdMarlboro Masters of Formula 3
19991stEFDA Euroseries
19983rdFormula Vauxhall Junior

Racing career summary

Races entered204
Wins17
Podiums29
Pole positions24
Fastest laps15
Race win percentage8.3%
Podium percentage14.2%

Driver relations

Brother of Toby Scheckter. Cousin of Jaki Scheckter. Nephew of Ian Scheckter. Son of Jody Scheckter.

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.

2011Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing18 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing18 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2005Racing17 races1 win3 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
2004Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2003Racing16 races0 wins1 podium2 pole position2 fastest race laps
2002Racing12 races1 win1 podium3 pole position6 fastest race laps
2001Racing14 races3 wins10 podiums4 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing25 races2 wins10 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
1999Racing22 races9 wins2 podiums9 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing20 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Tomas Scheckter

2011 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
32nd52KV Racing Technology - Lotus, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing, SH Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2011.

2010 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
29th89Dreyer & Reinbold Racing, Conquest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2010.

2009 IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
20th195Dale Coyne Racing, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IndyCar Series 2009.

2008 IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
31st66Luczo Dragon Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IndyCar Series 2008.

2008 Mazda Robo Pong 200 presented by Bridgestone

PositionPointsTeam
27th0Zanardi/KartKey/TKM Motorsports
KartEngineTyres
Zanardi (Parilla)

2007 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th357Vision Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2007.

2007 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
72nd14Vision Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Riley

2005-06 A1GP

PositionPointsTeam
17th20Team South Africa
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B05/52ZytekCooper
Click to show race results for A1GP 2005-06.

2006 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
10th298Vision Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Honda 3.0Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2006.

2006 Robopong.com 200

PositionPointsTeam
15th0BeST

2005 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
9th390Panther Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
171331
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-05Chevrolet 3.0Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2005.

2004 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
19th230Panther Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-03Chevrolet 3.0Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2004.

2003 IRL IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th356Target Chip Ganassi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160122
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
G-Force GF09Toyota 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for IRL IndyCar Series 2003.

2002 Indy Racing League

PositionPointsTeam
14th210Red Bull Cheever Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121136
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR-00Nissan 3.5Firestone
Click to show race results for Indy Racing League 2002.

2001 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0European Minardi F3000
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B99/50Zytek 3.0Avon
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 3000 International Championship 2001.

2001 Euro 3000

PositionPointsTeam
0Martello Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T96/50 - Zytek

2001 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2001 Open Telefónica by Nissan

PositionPointsTeam
2nd196Vergani Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1231040
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Coloni CN1/98Nissan
Click to show race results for Open Telefónica by Nissan 2001.

2000 Marlboro Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Stewart Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen-Honda)
Click to show race results for Marlboro Masters of Formula 3 2000.

2000 FIA Formula 3000 International Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th6mySAP.com Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B99/50Zytek 3.0Avon
Click to show race results for FIA Formula 3000 International Championship 2000.

2000 Formula 3000 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
10th6Da Vinci Team, ADM Competizione
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T96/50 - Zytek

2000 Green Flag British F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd161Stewart Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
142723
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Green Flag British F3 Championship 2000.

2000 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Swiss Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Macau GP 2000.

2000 Formula 3 Korea Super Prix

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Swiss Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F399 (Opel)

2000 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F300 (Mugen Honda)

1999 Euro Open Movistar By Nissan

PositionPointsTeam
12th35Vergani Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21220
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Coloni CN1/98NissanMichelin
Click to show race results for Euro Open Movistar By Nissan 1999.

1999 EFDA Euroseries

PositionPointsTeam
1st295AR Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
208?7?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1998 Formula Renault Great Britain Winter Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th44Martin Donnelly Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF98

1998 Formula Vauxhall Junior

PositionPointsTeam
3rd112John Village Automotive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
16111?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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