James Hunt

PROFILE & CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Profile

NationalityGreat Britain
Date of Birth29-Aug-1947
Date of Death15-Jun-1993

Career Totals

GP Contested92
Poles14 (15.22 %)
Podiums23 (25.00 %)
Wins10 (10.87 %)
Points179
Best WC Rank1
WC Titles1
( '76)

Milestones

1st GP MCO  1973
First Pole BRA  1976
First Podium NLD  1973
First Win NLD  1975
First Point FRA  1973
First WC Title1976
Last GP MCO  1979
Last Pole USA  1977
Last Podium FRA  1978
Last Win JPN  1977
Last Point FRA  1978
Last WC Title1976

Season Results

Season Overview - 1976

  • 1976
    • 1979
    • 1978
    • 1977
    • 1976
    • 1975
    • 1974
    • 1973
RaceBRAZAFUSWESPBELMCOSWEFRAGBRGERAUTNLDITACANUSAJPN Totals
Grid113131481211225112-
Laps in Lead---44---46-14-64-721861319
Fastest Lap3
FinishDNF2DNF1DNFDNF51DSQ141DNF113-
Points060900290939099469

CAREER PROFILE

Annual Results

Year Constructors Cars TeamTeammatesPoles Wins Points Rank LIL RIL FL Pod. Dbl. Tpl. GS
1979 Wolf 20 Olympus Cameras Wolf Racing Rosberg, K. 00 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 McLaren 7 Marlboro Team McLaren Giacomelli, B.; Tambay, P. 00 8 13 5 1 0 1 0 0 0
1977 McLaren 1 Marlboro Team McLaren Giacomelli, B.; Mass, J.; Villeneuve, G. 63 40 5 222 10 3 5 2 1 0
1976 McLaren 11 Marlboro Team McLaren Mass, J. 86 69 1 319 7 3 8 5 1 0
1975 Hesketh 24 Hesketh Racing Lunger, B. 01 33 4 88 5 1 4 0 0 0
1974 Hesketh; March 24 Hesketh Racing 00 15 8 0 0 0 3 0 0 0
1973 March 27 Hesketh Racing 00 14 8 0 0 2 2 0 0 0
Totals - - - - 1410 179 - 634 23 9 23 7 2 0
LIL: Laps in Lead RIL: Races in Lead FL: Fastest Lap Double: Win + Pole Triple: Win + Pole + Fastest Lap Grand Slam: Win + Pole + Fastest Lap + Race in Lead

Race Completion Performance

Year Entries GP Pole Win 2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th DNQ DNS DNF DSQ In the Points Points Rank
1979 7 7 000000001 0 0 6 0 0 0
1978 16 16 000110111 0 0 9 1 3 8 13
1977 17 17 631110020 0 0 8 0 6 40 5
1976 16 16 861111000 0 0 5 1 10 69 1
1975 14 14 013021100 0 0 6 0 8 33 4
1974 15 15 000310000 0 0 9 0 4 15 8
1973 9 7 001110110 1 2 1 0 4 14 8
Totals 94 92 14106772342 1 2 44 2 35 179 -
DNQ: Did Not Qualify DNS: Did not start DNF: Did not finish DSQ: Disqualified