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Helmet of Will Power
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Flag of Australia Will Power

nationality Australian age 39 years old born March 1, 1979 hometown Toowoomba, Queensland

Racing highlights

20183rdVerizon IndyCar Series
20162ndVerizon IndyCar Series
20153rdVerizon IndyCar Series
20141stVerizon IndyCar Series
20122ndIZOD IndyCar Series
20112ndIZOD IndyCar Series
20102ndIZOD IndyCar Series
20021stAustralian Drivers' Championship
20022ndAustralian Formula 3 Championship
20012ndAustralian Formula Ford Championship
20001stQueensland Formula Ford Championship

Racing career summary

Races entered343
Wins60
Podiums128
Pole positions73
Fastest laps37
Race win percentage17.5%
Podium percentage37.3%

Karting highlights

20142ndSKUSA SuperNationals XVIII - TaG Master

Driver relations

Son of Bob Power.

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.

Driver comparisons

The latest Head-to-Head comparisons generated for Will Power.

Will Power vs. Jamie Whincup | Will Power vs. Richie Stanaway | Will Power vs. Simon Pagenaud | Will Power vs. Helio Castroneves

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.

2018Racing17 races3 wins8 podiums4 pole position3 fastest race laps
2017Racing17 races3 wins7 podiums6 pole position2 fastest race laps
2016Racing15 races4 wins7 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
2015Racing16 races1 win3 podiums6 pole position2 fastest race laps
2014Racing18 races3 wins7 podiums4 pole position2 fastest race laps
2013Racing19 races3 wins4 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
2012Racing17 races3 wins8 podiums5 pole position3 fastest race laps
2011Racing17 races6 wins9 podiums8 pole position2 fastest race laps
2010Racing19 races5 wins9 podiums8 pole position4 fastest race laps
2009Racing6 races1 win3 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing18 races1 win1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2007Racing14 races2 wins5 podiums5 pole position1 fastest race lap
2006Racing16 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2005Racing15 races2 wins4 podiums3 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing25 races0 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing19 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing26 races13 wins21 podiums8 pole position4 fastest race laps
2001Racing15 races5 wins10 podiums4 pole position7 fastest race laps
2000Racing28 races5 wins14 podiums3 pole position? fastest race laps
1999Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing4 races0 wins? podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Will Power

2018 Verizon IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd582Team Penske
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
173843
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12ChevroletFirestone
Click to show race results for Verizon IndyCar Series 2018.

2017 Verizon IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th562Team Penske
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
173762
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12Chevrolet 2.2 turboFirestone
Click to show race results for Verizon IndyCar Series 2017.

2016 Verizon IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd532Team Penske
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
154722
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12ChevroletFirestone
Click to show race results for Verizon IndyCar Series 2016.

2015 Verizon IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
3rd493Team Penske
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161362
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12Chevrolet 2.2L TurboFirestone
Click to show race results for Verizon IndyCar Series 2015.

2014 Verizon IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
1st671Team Penske
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
183742
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12ChevroletFirestone
Click to show race results for Verizon IndyCar Series 2014.

2014 SKUSA SuperNationals XVIII - TaG Master

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Kartsport North America
KartEngineTyres
Deadly (Leopard)

2013 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th498Team Penske
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
193433
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2013.

2013 SuperNationals XVII - TaG Master sponsored by Italcorse America

PositionPointsTeam
30th0

2012 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd465Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
153653
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara DW12 (Chevrolet)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2012.

2012 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Performance Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG Falcon5.0L V8 NADunlop
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2012.

2011 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd555Team Penske
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
176982
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2011.

2010 IZOD IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
2nd597Team Penske
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
175984
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Click to show race results for IZOD IndyCar Series 2010.

2010 RoboPong 200 Presented by Bridgestone

PositionPointsTeam
4th0 Team IRS/Davey Hamilton Racing
KartEngineTyres
Kart Mini (IAME)

2010 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Ford Performance Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG FalconDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2010.

2009 IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
19th215Penske Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61320
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Click to show race results for IndyCar Series 2009.

2008 IndyCar Series

PositionPointsTeam
12th331KV Racing Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Click to show race results for IndyCar Series 2008.

2008 Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
0KV Racing Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz DP01 (Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Champ Car World Series 2008.

2008 Nikon Indy 300

PositionPointsTeam
0KV Racing Technology
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara IR4 (Honda)
Click to show race results for Nikon Indy 300 2008.

2008 All-Stars Karting Classic - Masters

PositionPointsTeam
24th0Firstkart.com

2008 Mazda Robo Pong 200 presented by Bridgestone

PositionPointsTeam
53rd0Team Indiana
KartEngineTyres
Birel (Parilla)

2007 Champ Car World Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th264Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
142551
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz DP01 (Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Champ Car World Series 2007.

2005-06 A1GP

PositionPointsTeam
13th51Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B05/52ZytekCooper
Click to show race results for A1GP 2005-06.

2006 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
6th213Team Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B03/00 (Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2006.

2005 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
7th64Carlin Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
132430
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara T02 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2005.

2005 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
22nd17Team Australia Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B02/00 (Ford-Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2005.

2004 Formula 1 - Test driver

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

2004 British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th111Alan Docking Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
240500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F304 - Mugen Honda
Click to show race results for British Formula 3 Championship 2004.

2004 Formula 3 European Cup

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Alan Docking Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F302 (Mugen Honda)

2003 British Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th40Diamond Racing, Fortec Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
180100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt F303 (Mugen Honda)
Dallara F303 (Renault)
Click to show race results for British Formula 3 Championship 2003.

2003 Bathurst 24 Hour Race - Class A

PositionPointsTeam
0Prancing Horse Racing Scuderia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3-RS

2002 Australian Drivers' Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st197Ralt Australia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
127112?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 94D (Holden)

2002 Australian Formula 3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd204Cooltemp Pty Ltd
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1261064
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F397 TOM's (Toyota)
Dallara F398 (Toyota)

2002 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
45th82Larkham Motor Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon AU5.0L V8 NABridgestone

2001 Australian Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
2nd210
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1551047
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF95

2000 Australian Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th94Robert Power
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
16020?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spectrum 07

2000 Queensland Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st210
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
125123?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SC92F (Ford)

1999 Australian Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
18th8Robert Power
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SC92F

1998 Australian Formula Ford Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th15Robert Power
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40?0?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift SC92F


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