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Helmet of Wayne Taylor

Flag of South Africa Wayne Taylor

nationality South African age 66 years old born July 15, 1956 hometown Port Elizabeth

Racing highlights

20051stGrand American Rolex Series - DP
20051st24 Hours of Daytona
20042ndGrand American Rolex Series - DP
19981st66th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP1 class
19982ndIMSA World Sports Car Championship
19961stIMSA World Sports Car Championship
19961st24 Hours of Daytona
19941stIMSA World Sports Car Championship
19861stFormula 2 South Africa

Racing career summary

Races entered198
Wins21
Podiums67
Pole positions11
Fastest laps12
Race win percentage10.6%
Podium percentage33.8%

Driver relations

Father of Ricky Taylor. Father of Jordan Taylor.

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.

2014Racing3 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing7 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing10 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2005Racing14 races5 wins10 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2004Racing12 races3 wins7 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2002Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing10 races3 wins8 podiums3 pole position1 fastest race lap
1997Racing12 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing12 races5 wins9 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1995Racing11 races2 wins6 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
1994Racing9 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1992Racing11 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing15 races1 win5 podiums4 pole position4 fastest race laps
1990Racing17 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1989Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing16 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Wayne Taylor

2014 United Sports Car Championship - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
42nd33Wayne Taylor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Corvette DPChevrolet LS9 5.5Continental
Click to show race results for United Sports Car Championship - Prototype 2014.

2011 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
0SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DP01 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2011.

2010 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
69th0SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2010.

2009 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
38th28SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara (Ford)
Click to show race results for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series - DP 2009.

2008 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
48th26SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Technologies (Pontiac)
Click to show race results for Grand American Rolex Series - DP 2008.

2007 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
44th60 SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley

2006 International Race Of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
9th30
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Firebird Trans Am
Click to show race results for International Race Of Champions 2006.

2006 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
33rd199SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley

2006 Snap-on All-Stars Karting Classic - Masters

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Suntrust/Firstkart.com
KartEngineTyres
First Kart

2005 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
1st439SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1451010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac-Riley5.0L V8 NAHoosier

2005 24 Hours of Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Sun Trust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley Mk.XIPontiacHoosier

2004 Grand American Rolex Series - DP

PositionPointsTeam
2nd352 SunTrust Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
123701
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac Riley

2002 70th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP900 class

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP02Cadillac 4.0 turboMichelin

2002 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
49th14Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP02Cadillac 4.0 turboMichelin

2001 69th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP900 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Motorola DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP01Cadillac 4.0 turboMichelin

2001 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
11th82Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP01Cadillac 4.0 turboMichelin

2000 68th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP900 class

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMPCadillac 4.0 turboPirelli

2000 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
22nd62Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMPCadillac 4.0 turboPirelli

2000 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
38th41Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

1999 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
12th82Doyle-Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333 SPFerrari 4.0Pirelli

1999 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
59th20Doyle-Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1998 66th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Doyle-Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SPFerrari 4.0Pirelli
Click to show race results for 66th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP1 class 1998.

1998 International Sports Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
30th12Doyle / Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1998 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd166Doyle-Risi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82631
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1997 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Nissan Motorsports (NISMO)/TWR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan R390 GT1Nissan 3.5 turboBridgestone
Click to show race results for 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1997.

1997 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th164Doyle Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott MkIII (Oldsmobile)4.0L V8 NA

1996 64th 24 Hours of Le Mans WSC class

PositionPointsTeam
0Riley & Scott Cars Inc
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott Mk IIIOldsmobile 4.0Pirelli

1996 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st260Doyle Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
104810
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott MkIII (Oldsmobile)

1996 24 Hours of Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Doyle Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley&Scott Mk.IIIOldsmobileDunlop

1995 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th232Momo
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
112624
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 333SP

1994 IMSA World Sports Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st190Downing/Atlanta
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Kudzu DG3 (Mazda)

1993 61st 24 Hours of Le Mans Category 2

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962CK6Porsche 3.0 turboDunlop

1992 Sportscar World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0British Racing Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BRM P351BRM 3.5Goodyear

1992 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th23Tom Milner Racing, David Tennyson Racing, British Racing Motors
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Chevrolet)
Intrepid RM-1 (Chevrolet)
Spice SE92P (Chevrolet)
BRM P351

1992 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
12th46Comptech Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE91P (Acura)

1991 Sportscar World Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Euro Racing, Team Salamin Primagaz (Team Schuppan)
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962CPorsche 3.0 turboDunlop
Spice SE90CCosworth DFR 3.5Goodyear

1991 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th117MTI Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
131544
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Intrepid RM1 (Chevrolet)
Porsche 962

1990 FIA World Sports-Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
31st2Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE90CCosworth DFR 3.5Goodyear

1990 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Takefuji-Team Schuppan
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1990 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
13th54Jim Miller Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Chevrolet)
Spice SE90P (Chevrolet)

1989 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
22nd18Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89CCosworth DFZ 3.5Goodyear

1989 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Spice Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89C (Ford Cosworth)

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
65th1Spice Engineering USA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE89P (Pontiac)

1988 World Sports Prototype Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
48th16Charles Ivey Racing, GP Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tiga GC287Porsche 2.6 turboDunlop
Spice SE87CCosworth DFL 3.3Goodyear

1988 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0ADA Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
ADA 03 (Ford Cosworth)

1988 FIA Cup for C2 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
13th56Charles Ivey Racing, GP Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
801??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tiga GC287Porsche 2.6 turboDunlop
Spice SE87CCosworth DFL 3.3Goodyear

1987 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Porsche Kremer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962CPorsche 2.8 turboYokohama

1986 International Formula 3000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Onyx Race Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 86BCosworth DFV 3.0Avon

1986 Formula 2 South Africa

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT4 (Mazda)

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Tiga Cars South Africa
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tiga SC83 (Mazda)


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