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Helmet of Wolfgang Seidel

Flag of Germany Wolfgang Seidel

nationality German born July 4, 1926 hometown Dresden died March 1, 1987 place of death Munich

Racing highlights

19591st43^ Targia Florio, 24th of May
19552ndLe Mans 24h - S 1.5
19533rdFormula 2 Germany

Racing career summary

Races entered27
Wins1
Podiums2
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage3.7%
Podium percentage7.4%

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.

1962Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1961Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1960Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1959Racing1 race1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
1958Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1956Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1955Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1953Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Wolfgang Seidel

1962 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Ecurie Maarsbergen, Autosport Team Wolfgang Seidel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Emeryson (Climax)
Lotus 24 (BRM)

1961 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Scuderia Colonia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 18 (Climax)

1961 XI Gran Premio di Siracusa

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Scuderia Colonia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 18 (Climax S4)

1960 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Wolfgang Seidel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T45 (Climax)

1960 Formula 2 Paris Prix

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Scuderia Colonia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T43 (Climax)

1960 Formula 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Scuderia Colonia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T43 (Climax), Cooper T45 (Climax)

1960 Formula 2 Frontières Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Scuderia Colonia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T43 (Climax)

1960 Formula 2 Solitude Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
19th0Scuderia Colonia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T45 (Climax)

1960 Formula 2 Modena Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Scuderia Colonia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T45 (Climax)

1960 Formula 2 Tirol Prix

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Österreicher A.S. Clun
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cooper T45 (Climax)

1959 43^ Targia Florio, 24th of May

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 718 RSK

1958 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0R R C Walker Racing Team, Scuderia Centro Sud
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati 250F
Cooper T43 (Climax)
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1958.

1958 VIII Gran Premio di Siracusa

PositionPointsTeam
0Scuderia Centro Sud
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Maserati 250F

1956 World Sportscar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Wolfgang Seidel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1956 World Sportscar Championship - S1.5

PositionPointsTeam
0Wolfgang Seidel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 550 Spyder
Click to show race results for World Sportscar Championship - S1.5 1956.

1956 Sveriges Grand Prix, Kristianstad

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Wolfgang Seidel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 550 Spyder

1955 XXII Mille Miglia, Coppa Franco Mazzotti

PositionPointsTeam
8th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 550 Spyder

1955 XVIII Internationales ADAC-Eifel-Rennen, Nürburgring

PositionPointsTeam
11th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche

1955 Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Porsche KG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 550 Spyder

1955 24h Le Mans Grand Prix d'Endurance

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Equipe Nationale Belge
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 550/4 RS Spyder

1955 Le Mans 24h - S 1.5

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Equipe Nationale Belge
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 550/4 RS Spyder

1953 Formula 1

PositionPointsTeam
0Wolfgang Seidel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Veritas RS
Click to show race results for Formula 1 1953.

1953 Formula 2 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
3rd8
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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