T

Tabaton, Fabrizio

b 16/05/1955

 

Tacchino, Gianfranco

b 04/11/1961

 

Tachi, Shingo (J)

b ??/??/1979 - d 11/03/1999

Son of TOM's boss Nobuhide Tachi 
 

1995 - Formula Vauxhall Junior (Rowan Racing) 
1996 - British F3 Class B (Dallara-Toyota), 2nd 
1997 - Japanese F3 
1998 - Japanese F3, 3rd 
1999 - Killed testing a Toyota Supra GT at Aida. Went off into tyre barriers, and died an hour later from chest injuries caused by the steering wheel. 


Tachikawa, Yuji (J)

b


2001 - Japanese GTs (Cerumo Toyota Supra): Champion, 58 pts, with H.Takeuchi. F.Nippon (Reynard-Mugen 01L): 3rd, 30 pts
2008 - F.Nippon (Cerumo/IngIng): 7th, 31 pts
2009 - F.Nippon: 12th, 9 pts


Tagliani, Alexandre (CDN)

b 18/10/1972 (Lachinaie, Quebec)


1987 - Won regional karting championship
1996 - Toyota Atlantic
1997 - Toyota Atlantic
1998 - Toyota Atlantic
1999 - Toyota Atlantic
2000 - Indycar (Forsythe Racing Reynard-Ford 2KI): 16th, 53 pts
2001 - Indycar (Forsythe Racing Reynard-Ford 01I): 11th, 80 pts
2002 - Indycar (Forsythe Racing Reynard-Ford 02I):  8th, 111 pts
2004 - Champ Cars (Rocketsports Racing Lola B2/00): 7th, 218 pts, 1 win (Elkhart Lake)
2005 - Champ Cars (Team Australia Lola B2/00): 7th, 207 pts
2006 - Champ Cars (Team Australia Lola B2/00): 8th, 205 pts
2007 - Champ Cars (Rocketsports Panoz-Cosworth DP01): 10th, 205 pts
2009 - IndyCar Series (Conquest Racing Dallara-Honda): 22nd, 114 pts
2011 - IndyCar Series (Sam Schmidt Motorsports): 15th, 296 pts
2012 - IndyCar Series (Bryan Herta Autosport Lotus/Honda): 17th. 272 pts


Tahincioglu, Jason (TKY)

b 29/10/1983 (Bristol, GB)


Also known as Jason Tahinci.

1995-1999 - Karting in Turkey and Europe.
2000 - Turkish F3: 2nd. Ended karting career after breaking collarbone in practice for the world championship.
2003 - UK F.Renault (Mark Burdett Motorsport): 21st
2004 - UK F.Renault (Team JLR): 27th
2005 - UK F.Renault (Team JLR & Team aka): 20th. Demonstrated a Jordan F1 car at the Turkish GP. 5th in Istanbul 1000 km (Team Jota Zytek).
2006 - GP2 (Fisichella Motorsport International): J29th, 0 pts


Takaboshi, Mitsunori (J)

b 24/01/1993 (Kanagawa)


2014 - Japanese F3 (B-MAX Racing Team with NDDP Dallara-Toyota F312): 3rd, 82 pts
2015 - Japanese F3 (B-MAX Racing Team with NDDP Dallara-Toyota F312): 3rd, 92 pts


Takahara, Noritake (J)

b 06/06/1951

 

Takahashi, Kenji (J)

b 18/5/1946


1985 - Japanese Sports Car Champion (with Kunimitsu Takashi - no relation!)
1986 - Japanese Sports Car Champion (with Kunimitsu Takashi)


Takahashi, Kunimitsu (J)

b 29/01/1940

 

Takamura, Kazuaki (J)

b 25/09/1966

 

Takeuchi, Hironori (J)

b


2001 - Japanese GTs (Cerumo Toyota Supra): Champion, 58 pts, with Y.Tachikawa


Tambay, Adrien (F)

b 25/02/1991 (Paris)


Son of Patrick Tambay.

2007 - German F.BMW: 4th, 573 pts
2008 - F.BMW Europe: 3rd, 260 pts
2010 - Auto GP (Charouz Racing): 6th, 29 pts
2011 - Auto GP (Campos Racing): 4th, 114 pts


Tamburini, Antonio (I)

b 15/9/1966 (Arezza)


1989 - Won Monaco F3 GP
1990 - F3000 (Reynard-Cosworth 90D): 13th, 6 pts (4th Donington Park, 4th Nogaro)
1991 - F3000 (Reynard-Mugen 91D): 4th, 22 pts (3rd Vallelunga, 4th Jerez, 4th Enna, 6th Hockenheim, 5th Brands Hatch, 1st Le Mans)


Tanaka, Shoichi (J)

b 1944


1966 - Joined Honda Motor Company.
1971 - Made Commercial Director of Honda Brazil.
1978 - Made Sales Manager of Honda Europe.
1982 - Made President of Honda France.
1987 - Made General Manager of Power Products for Honda Japan.
1988 - Made Senior Vice President of Honda America.
1996 - Made Head of Honda Indonesia.
1999 - Made President of Honda Racing Development Ltd.


Tanaka, Tetsuya (J)

b 16/12/1965

 

Tander, Garth (AUS)

b 31/03/1977 (Perth)


1997 - Australian F.Ford (Fastlane Racing): Champion
1998 - Australian V8 Supercars (Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden): 14th. Joined championship mid-way through season. Had been working as a mechanic for Fastlane Racing.
1999 - Australian V8 Supercars (Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden): 5th, 1 win.
2000 - Australian V8 Supercars (Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden): 2nd. 3 wins, including Bathurst 1000.
2001 - Australian V8 Supercars (Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden): 10th. Won a non-championship round.
2002 - Australian V8 Supercars (Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden): 10th. Won Bathurst 24 Hours (Holden Monaro).
2003 - Australian V8 Supercars (Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden): 12th.
2004 - Australian V8 Supercars (Garry Rogers Motorsport Holden): 11th.
2005 - Australian V8 Supercars (HSV Dealer Team Holden Commodore): 6th, 1 win.
2007 - Australian V8 Supercars (Toll HSV Dealer Team Holden Commodore VE): Champion, 625 pts
2008 - Australian V8 Supercars (Toll HSV Dealer Team Holden Commodore VE): 3rd, 3048 pts
2009 - Australian V8 Supercars (Toll HSV Dealer Team Holden Commodore VE): 3rd, 2916 pts


Tander, Leanne (AUS)

b


Wife of Garth Tander.

2007 - Australian F3 (Fleet Care Tandersport Dallara): 2nd, 206 pts


Tandt, Mike den

b


2000 - Benelux F.Ford (Van Diemen RF00): Champion, 140 pts.


Tandy, Joe (GB)

b


1996 - UK East Anglia Ministox Champion
1998 - Ministox World Champion and Open Points Champion
2003 - Mini Se7en
2004 - Mini Se7en Walter Hayes Memorial Champion. TVR Tuscan Challenge.
2005 - F.Palmer Audi: Champion, 6 wins


Tandy, Nick (GB)

b


2006 - UK F.Ford (Ray Sport Ray GRS06): 2nd, 365 pts
2007 - UK F.Ford (Joe Tandy Racing Ray GRS07): 3rd, 550 pts
2008 - British F3 (JTR Mygale-Mercedes Benz M08): 9th, 86 pts
2009 - British F3: 10th, 68 pts
2010 - Porsche Supercup: 2nd, 146 pts
2015 - Petit Le Mans (Porsche 911 RSR): 1st, with P.Pilet


Tang, Andrew (SGP)

b


2014 - NZ Toyota Race Series: Champion, 790 pts


Tappy, Duncan (GB)

b 1984


1997-1999 - Formula 6 Karting (1999 Southern Champion)
2000 - Karting: Rotax Max Rookie of the Year
2001 - Karting: Rotax Max. Inter-Nations Team Challange winner.
2002 - Karting: Intercontinental A: 2nd
2003 - Karting: Super 1 Formula A
2004 - UK F.Zip
2005 - UK F.Ford: 2nd. Won F.Ford Festival of Brands Hatch (Jamun Racing Mygale SJ04).
2007 - UK F.Renault (Fortec Motorsport): Champion, 512 pts
2010 - Auto GP (DAMS): 3rd, 37 pts


Tarancón, Javier (E)

b 23/11/1991 (Barcelona)


2011 - F.Renault ALPS (Tech 1 Racing): Champion, 344 pts, 3 wins  


Tarres, Marcel

b 21/06/1951

 

Tassin, Thierry (B)

b 11/1/1959


1982 - European F2 (Toleman-Hart DS1): 17th, 1 pt (6th Hockenheim)
1983 - European F2 (March-BMW 832): 7th, 11 pts (4th Thruxton, 6th Hockenheim, 6th Nurburgring, 4th Vallelunga, 4th Pau). Won Spa 24 Hrs (BMW 635 CSi) with H.Heyer & A.Hahne
1984 - European F2 (March-BMW 842): 6th, 18 pts (4th Silverstone, 5th Thruxton, 5th Mugello, 2nd Hockenheim, 4th Misano, 5th Donington)
1985 - F3000 (March-Cosworth 85B): 16th, 1 pt (6th Osterreichring)
1986 - Won Spa 24 Hrs (BMW 635 CSi) with D.Quester & A.Heger
1994 - Belgian Touring Car Champion. Won Spa 24 Hrs (BMW 318i) with R.Ravaglia & A.Burgstaller


Tauranac, Ron (AUS)

b 13/01/1925

 

Tavano, Salvatore (I)

b 13/03/1980


2001 - Euro F3000 (Sighinolfi): 4th, 20 pts


Taylor, Anthony (ZA)

b


1990 - South African Drivers' Champion


Taylor, Ian (GB)

b 28/1/1947 - d 7/6/1992 (Spa-Francorchamps, B)


1973 - Forward Trust British F3 Champion


Taylor, James

b 18/10/1955

 

Taylor, Jordan (USA)

b 10/05/1991 (Orlando)


2014 - United Sportscars (Wayne Taylor Racing Dallara-Corvette DP): 2nd, 330 pts, with R.Taylor


Taylor, Mark (GB)

b 16/12/1977


1985 - Started karting. 3rd in Cadet series.
1997 - British FF1600 Winter Series: Champion.
1998 - British FF1600 (Mackie Motorsport): 5th
1999 - British FF1600 (Mackie Motorsport): Champion.
2000 - British F.Ford (Mackie Motorsport Mygale): 2nd, 123 pts, 2 win
2001 - British F3 (Manor Motorsport Dallara-Mugen Honda F301): 9th, 91 pts
2002 - Silverstone F3 International Challenge (Manor Motorsport Dallara-Mugen Honda F302): 4th. British F3 (Manor Motorsport Dallara-Mugen Honda F302): 7th, 122 pts, 1 win
2003 - Infiniti Pro Series: Champion, 482 pts 
2004 - IRL (Panther Racing Dallara-Chevrolet/Access Motorsports G Force-Honda): 17th, 232 pts


Taylor, Ricky (USA)

b 08/03/1989 (Guildford, UK)


2006 - Skip Barber Southern Series: Champion, 6 wins
2007 - Skip Barber National Series: 2nd, 2 wins
2008 - IMSA Lites. Grand-Am.
2009 - Grand-Am (Beyer Racing).
2010 - Grand-Am (SunTrust Racing Dallara-Ford): 2nd, 332 pts, with M.Angelelli.
2011 - Grand-Am (SunTrust Racing Dallara-Ford): 2nd, 353 pts, with M.Angelelli.
2014 - United Sportscars (Wayne Taylor Racing Dallara-Corvette DP): 2nd, 330 pts, with J.Taylor


Taylor, Wayne (ZA/GB)

b 14/7/1960 (East London, ZA)


1986 - South African Drivers' Champion
1994 - IMSA World Sports Car Champion
2004 - Grand-Am (SunTrust Racing Riley-Pontiac Mk XI): 2nd, 352 pts
2005 - Grand-Am (SunTrust Racing Riley-Pontiac MkXI): won Daytona 24 Hrs, with M.Angelelli & E.Collard.


Taylor, William (USA)

b


1917 - Indycars (Newman-Stutz): 1 win (Uniontown Race 1)


Teague, Marshall (USA)

b 22/05/1921 - d 11/02/1959

 

Tegerdine, Michael

b 21/09/1963

 

Teixeira, Ricardo (P)

b 02/08/1983


2000 - Iberian F.BMW Junior Cup. Portuguese National Karting.
2003 - British ARP F3
2005 - British F3 National Championship
2006 - British F3 National Championship
2007 - British F3. ATS German Formula 3 Cup. Marlboro Masters of F3.
2008 - British F3.


Templeman, Shorty (USA)

b 12/08/1919 - d 24/08/1962

 

Terada, Yojiro (J)

b 26/03/1947

 

Terdich, Arthur (AUS)

b


1929 - Won Australian GP


Terrien, David (F)

b 27/10/1976


2000 - SportsRacing World Cup (JMB Giesse Ferrari 333SP): Champion, 127 pts, with C.Pescatori
2002 - FIA GT Championship (Larbre Competition Chrysler Viper GTS-R): 2nd, 48 pts, 1 win (Spa 24 Hrs), with C.Bouchut.


Terry, Len (GB)

b 1923 - d 26/08/2014


Race car designer. Left school at 14 to become an office boy for a theatrical agent in London. He soon handled the promotion side, but was draughted into the RAF. On leaving he became a draughtsman, and moved to a contract design company, working for Aston Martin and ERA. He moved to Lotus in 1958. He also built his own cars, known as Terrier's. Over time, he worked for Gilby, BRM, John Wyer, Surtees, Leda and Viking.


Terting, Peter (D)

b 19/02/1984


1995 - South Bavarian Karting Championship: 1st
1996 - South German Pop-Junior Karting Championship: 11th 
1997 - South German Pop-Junior Karting Championship: 4th
1998 - South German Pop-Junior Karting Championship: 1st
1999 - South German Pop-Junior Karting Championship: 1st
2000 - German BMW ADAC Formula Junior Cup: 5th, 1 race win
2002 - German ADAC Volkswagen Lupo Cup: 1st, 3 race wins
2003 - German DTM (Audi TT-R): 15th, best result 8th
2004 - German SEAT León Supercopa: 2nd, 4 race wins
2005 - World Touring Cars (SEAT Sport SEAT León): 12th, 30 pts


Tetu, Michel

b 06/08/1941

 

Tetzlaff, Teddy (USA)

b - d 1929 (California)


1912 - Indycars (Fiat): 3 wins (Santa Monica Race 3, Tacoma Races 3 and 4)


Theis, Marc (D)

b 08/11/1984 - d 06/05/2002 (Nürburgring)


1992 - Started Karting.
1993 - WAKC Bambini-Championship
1994 - WAKC Bambini-Championship
1995 - WAKC Bambini-Championship.  WAKC ICA 100 Juniors.
1996 - WAKC ICA 100 Juniors
1997 - WAKC ICA 100 Juniors
1998 - WAKC ICA 100 Juniors
1999 - WAKC ICA 100 Juniors
2000 - WAKC ICA 100 Seniors. Test drove an ADAC BMW Formel Junior 
2001 - Started formula racing with Team Kern Motorsport, coming 11th in the Formel König championship
2002 - Formel König with Team Kern Motorsport . Was 3rd in the championship before accident. Killed during testing when he slid into a gravel trap - the car rolled and hit the armco barrier head on.


Thelen, Mark

b 29/10/1973

 

Therier, Jean-Luc (F)

b 07/10/1945

 

Théry, Léon (F)

b 1878 - d 1909


1904 - Won Gordon Bennett Trophy (Richard-Brasier)
1905 - Won Gordon Bennett Trophy (Richard-Brasier)
1909 - Died of tuberculosis


Theunissen, Rocco (NL)

b 03/02/1973 - d 19/04/2003 (Malta)


1995 - Starting Dutch regional events (Nissan Sunny GTI-R) 
1996 - Dutch National Rally Championship (Subaru Impreza Gr.N): Champion
1997 - Dutch International Gr.N Rally Championship (Subaru Impreza Gr.N): Champion
1998 - Belgian Rally Championship (Subaru Impreza Gr.A): Division 2 Champion.
1999 - Dutch International Rally Championship (Toyota Corolla WRC): Champion (1st ELE Rally, 1st West Brabant Rally) 
2000 - West European Rally Championship (Toyota Corolla WRC): Champion. Dutch International Rally Championship (Toyota Corolla WRC): Champion (1st ELE Rally, 1st West Brabant Rally, 1st Golden Tulip Rally). Belgian Rally Championship (Toyota Corolla WRC): Champion (1st Circuit des Ardennes, 1st Bianchi Rally).
2001 - Ringmeister Rallysprint (Toyota Corolla WRC): Champion.
2002 - Belgian Rally Championship (Toyota Corolla WRC): Champion - won Bianchi Rally & Omloop van Vlaanderen
2003 - Boucles de Spa (Toyota Celica GT4): 4th. Suffered from a bad headache on the Boucles de Spa, and flew to Malta afterwards to get some rest. He died in hospital there of meningitis.


Theys, Didier (B)

b 19/10/1956 (Nivelles)


1984 - European F2 (Martini-BMW 002): 11th, 3 pts (6th Thruxton, 6th Vallelunga, 6th Mugello)
1986 - SCCA Super Vee Champion
1987 - American Racing Series Champion. Spa 24 Hrs (BMW M3): 1st, with J-M.Martin & E.van de Poele
2000 - GrandAm (Doran Lista Racing Doran-Judd): 2nd, 304 pts
2001 - GrandAm (Doran Lista Racing Dallara-Judd): 3rd, 363 pts
2002 - GrandAm (Doran Lista Racing Dallara-Judd): Champion, 320 pts
2004 - GrandAm (Doran Lista Racing Doran-Lexus JE-4): 8th, 294 pts


Thibaut, Pierre-Alain (B)

b


1992 - Belgian Touring Car Champion


Thierfelder, Guido

b 15/01/1970

 

Thiers, Kurt (B)

b


2001 - Belcar (Porsche 996): Champion, 251 pts, with P.Schreurs


Thiim, Kurt (DK)

b 3/8/1958 (Vojens)


1974 - Danish Kart Championship (Birel / Komet)
1975 - Danish Class-A Karts (Dino / Parilla): Champion
1976 - Danish, Scandinavian and World Kart Championships (Mach1 / Komet)
1977 - Danish, Scandinavian and World Kart Championships (Dino / Parilla). 8th place in World Championship. 
1978 - Danish F.Ford (Hawke 16): 3rd, 2 wins
1979 - Scandinavian F.Super V (Jac Nelleman Racing Chevron B50): Champion, 6 wins. European F.Super V (Jac Nelleman Racing Chevron B50): 8th, 1 win.
1980 - European F3 (Jac Nelleman Racing Chevron-Toyota B38): 7th 
1981 - British F3 (Bob Gerard Racing March-Toyora 813): 9th - only raced for the first half of the season. European F3 (EuroRacing March-Alfa Romeo 813): 8th - only raced second half of the season. Monaco F3 GP (EuroRacing March-Alfa Romeo 813): 4th.
1982 - European F3 (Jac Nelleman Racing March-Toyota 813): 13th in one off race at Knutstorp.
1983 - European F3 (Valli et Colombo Ralt-Alfa Romeo RT3): 21st - only raced second half of season
1984 - German F3 (Malte Bongers Motorsport Ralt-Alfa Romeo RT3): Champion, 5 wins. European F3 (Malte Bongers Motorsport Ralt-Alfa Romeo RT3): 20th in one-off race at the Nürburgring.
1985 - Didn't compete due to lack of funds.
1986 - German Touring Cars (Team Nickel Rover Vitesse): Champion, 3 wins. European Touring Car Championship (Toyota Castrol Team Denmark Toyota Corolla GT AE86): 5 races, 3 class wins. German Porsche 944 Turbo Cup (Kilian Tuning): 10th, only 4 races.
1987 - German Touring Cars (Team Nickel Alfa Romeo 75): 21st. Nürburgring 24 Hrs (Kissling Motorsport Opel Manta 400): retired, with Peter John & Christoph Esser.
1988 - German Touring Cars (MK Motorsport BMW M3/AMG Mercedes 190E): 1 win (for BMW).
1989 - German Touring Cars (AMG Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo): 4th. Nürburgring 24 Hrs (AMG Mercedes 500 SEC): retired, with Hans Heyer & Heiner Weiss.
1990 - German Touring Cars (AMG Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo 2): 3rd, 3 wins
1991 - German Touring Cars (AMG Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo 2): 8th, 1 win. Macau Guia Race (AMG Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo 2): 2nd. Le Mans 24 (Sauber-Mercedes C11): retired, with Jonathan Palmer & Stanley Dickens.
1992 - German Touring Cars (Zakspeed Mercedes 190E 2.5-16 Evo 2): 2nd, 2 wins
1993 - German Touring Cars (Zakspeed Mercedes 190E): 6th, 1 win
1994 - German Touring Cars (Zakspeed Mercedes C-Class): 5th, 3 wins
1995 - German Touring Cars (Zakspeed Mercedes C-Class): 4th, 3 wins. International Touring Cars (Zakspeed Mercedes C-Class): 8th
1996 - International Touring Cars (AMG Mercedes C-Class): 18th
1997 - German Super Touring (Zakspeed/SMS Opel Vectra): 18th. FIA GTs (Martin Veyhle Racing Lotus Elise GT1): 2 races, at Spa & A1-Ring with Sandy Grau.
1998 - German Touring Car Challenge (Brinkmann Motorsport BMW 320i): 16th after 4 races. German Langstreckenpokal (MK Motorsport BMW 325i & BMW M3): 4 class wins in 4 races, with Michael Krankenberh & Peter Oberndorfer. Nürburgring 24 Hrs (RSG Wolfsburg VW Golf Kit0car): 8th, with Florian Billen, Mario Merten and Michael Dernedde.
1999 - German Touring Car Challenge (Team Schirmer BMW 320i): 37th. German Langstreckenpokal (MK Motorsport BMW 325i), 4 races with Michael Krankenberg. Nürburgring 24 Hrs (RSG Braunschweig VW Golf Kit-car), retired, with Edgar Dören, Mario Merten and Michael Dernedde.
2000 - Special Touring Car Trophy Division II  (Mich Team Mercedes 190E Class 1): 1 win overall. German Langstreckenpokal (Scheid Motorsport BMW M3 GTRS): 4 races, 1 overall win, 2 class wins, with Johannes Scheid. Danish Touring Car Challenge (Volkswagen Beetle): 19th in two races. Nürburgring 24 Hrs (RSG Braunschweig VW Golf Kit-car), retired, with Jörg Seidel, Florian Billen and Michael Dernedde.
2001 - V8 Star Championship (Saar Sport Technik Opel Omega): 6th. Special Touring Car Trophy (Mich Team Mercedes 190 Class 1). Nürburgring 24 Hrs (GM-Sports Porsche 996 GT3-R): 2nd, with Gerhard Müller, Gerhard Mannsperger and Wolf Silvester.
2002 - V8 Star Championship (Saar Sport Technik Opel Omega): 9th. Danish Touring Car Championship (Toyota Castrol Team Denmark Toyota Corolla): 2nd, 273 pts, 2 wins. German Langstreckenpokal  (SST Mercedes 190E/Porsche 996 GT3-R): 2 races, with Dennis Rostek & Franjo Kovac and Wolfgang Kaufmann. Nürburgring 24 Hrs (Porsche 996 GT3-R): retired, with Franjo Kovak, Robert Carradine and Klaus Abbelen.


Thiim, Nicki (DK)

b 17/04/1989 (Sonderborg)


2013 - Porsche Supercup (attempto Racing): Champion, 140 pts


Thiry, Bruno (B)

b 8/10/1962

Made his WRC debut in 1989. Drove for the works Skoda team on the 1999 Rally GB, co-driven by Stephane Prevot. 

Thomas, Bryan (GB)

b 30/6/1957


An architectural technician as well as a rallying co-driver. He started in 1978 on night road rallies, starting special stage events in 1981 with Roger Chilman. They entered the British Rally Championship until Roger retired in 1985. In late 1986 Thomas paired up with privateer Phil Collins, and they contested the 1987 and 1988 British Open Championships. In 1991 Thomas paired up with Mika Sohlberg, winning Group N in the British championship. He also worked with Ford, making gravel notes for the world rally championship crews. 

He was asked to co-drive for Malcolm Wilson in 1992, and he signed a three year contract with Ford, winning the 1994 British Rally Championship. He joined up with Robbie Head in his Renault Megane for 1996 and 1997, and Mark Higgins in 1998.


Thomas, Herb (USA)

b 4/6/1923 (Harnett County, North Carolina)


1951 - NASCAR: Champion
1953 - NASCAR: Champion


Thomas, Joe (USA)

b - d 28/12/1965


1921 - Indycars (Duesenberg): 2 wins (Beverly Hills Race 8, Fresno Race 1)


Thomas, Parry (GB)

b 16/04/1885 - d 03/03/1927 (Pendine Sands)

 

Thomas, René (F)

b 7/3/1886 (Perigueux) - d 22/9/1975


1914 - Indycars (Delage): 1 win (Indy 500)


Thomaz, Marcello (BRZ)

b


2005 - SudAm F3 (Full Time Dallara-Berta F301): 3rd, 94 pts


Thompson, Bill (AUS)

b


1930 - Won Australian GP
1932 - Won Australian GP
1933 - Won Australian GP


Thompson, Dick (USA)

b


1967 - Sportscars (Mirage-Ford MK1): 1 win (Spa) with J.Ickx


Thompson, James (GB)

b 26/4/1974

1993 - National Saloon Car Cup Champion
1996 - British Touring Cars 
1997 - British Touring Cars (Honda Accord) 
1998 - British Touring Cars (Honda Accord), 3rd
1999 - British Touring Cars (West Surrey Racing Honda Accord) 
2000 - British Touring Cars (West Surrey Racing Honda Accord), 9th, 129 pts. DTM (Abt Audi TT) 
2001 - British Touring Cars (Egg Sport Vauxhall Astra Coupe): 3rd, 276 pts
2002 - British Touring Cars (Triple8 Vauxhall Astra Coupe): Champion, 183 pts, 6 wins
2003 - British Touring Cars (Triple8 Vauxhall Astra Coupe): 2nd, 199 pts
2004 - British Touring Cars (Triple8 Vauxhall Astra Coupe): Champion, 274 pts
2005 - World Touring Cars (Autodelta Alfa Romeo 156): 8th, 53 pts
2007 - World Touring Cars (N.Technology Alfa Romeo 156): 3rd, 79 pts
2009 - Danish Touring Cars (Honda Accord): 3rd, 239 pts. British Touring Cars (Team Dynamics Honda Civic-R): 9th, 114 pts. European Touring Car Cup (Hartmann Racing Honda Accord): Champion, 16 pts
2010 - European Touring Car Cup (Hartmann Racing Honda Accord): Champion, 44 pts

Thompson, Len (GB)

b 1940 - d 13/06/2004 (Cadwell Park)


Crashed on the first lap of a Scratch race for Vintage Sports Cars at Cadwell Park, hitting a marshals post in his Lagonda Rapier. He was pronounced dead on the way to the Princess Diana of Wales Hospital in Grimsby. Thompson was a toolmaker by profession,and joined the Rapier Register in 1964. He is survived by his wife Brenda, his son Leon and his daughter Simone.


Thompson, Steve (GB)

b


1973 - Tasman Cup: 1 win (Warwick Farm)


Thomson, Johnny (USA)

b 9/4/1922 - d 24/9/1960 (Allentown, Pennsylvania)


1955 - Indycars (Kuzma-Offenhauser): 1 win (Milwaukee Race 1)
1957 - Indycars (Kuzma-Offenhauser): 1 win (Langhorne)
1958 - Indycars (Kuzma-Offenhauser): 4 wins (Springfield, Du Quoin, Syracuse, Sacramento)
1959 - Indycars (Lesovsky-Offenhauser): 1 win (Milwaukee Race 1)


Thorner, Tina (S)

b


Experienced co-driver, who has sat alongside Louise Aitken-Walker, Isolde Holderied, Uwe Nittel and Jutta Kleinschmidt, the latter on Rally Raids. Co-drove Thomas Radstrom for 2001.


Thorpe, Moss

b 03/03/1973 - d 24/11/1993

 

Thyrring, Thorkild (DK)

b 24/10/1950

1995 - British GTs: Champion
1996 - British GTs: Champion

Tichy, Oliver (GB)

b 06/05/1975

 

Tiemann, Marcel (D)

b 19/03/1974


2000 - DTM (AMG Mercedes CLK): J9th, 53 pts
2001 - V8-Stars: J2nd, 203 pts. DTM (Eschmann-Stahl AMG Mercedes CLK): 12th, 26 pts


Tilanus, Bernard (ZA)

b


1981 - South African Drivers' Champion


Till, Brian (USA)

b 26/3/1960 (Houston, Texas)


1990 - Toyota Atlantic Champion


Tingelstad, Bud (USA)

b 4/4/1928 (Frazee, Minnesota) - d 30/7/1981 (Indianapolis)


1966 - Indycars (Meskowski-Offenhauser): 1 win (Du Quoin)


Tincknell, Harry (GB)

b 29/10/1991 (Exeter)


2012 - British F3 (Carlin Motorsport Dallara-VW F312): 5th, 226 pts
2013 - Euro F3 (Carlin Motorsport Dallara-VW F312): 5th, 227 pts


Tinseau, Christophe (F)

b 18/12/1969


2009 - Le Mans Series (Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo-Judd 01): 2nd, 26 pts, with J-C.Boullion.


Tirabassi, Brice (F)

b 14/06/1977

 

Titus, Jerry (USA)

b - d ?/8/1970


1967 - Trans-Am: Champion


Tobias, Tony

b 26/11/1972

 

Toccacelo, Enrico (I)

b 14/12/1978


2000 - German F3 (Prema Dallara-Opel F300): 7th, 125 pts
2001 - F3000 (Astromega): 0 pts (entered last four races). Russian F3.
2002 - F3000 (Coloni): J9th, 14 pts, 1 win (Hungaroring).
2004 - F3000 (BCN Competition): 2nd, 56 pts, 1 win (Nürburgring)


Todt, Jean (F)

b 25/02/1946

 

Toivonen, Harri (SF)

b 1/4/1961

 

Toivonen, Henri (SF)

b 25/8/1956 - d 2/5/1986 (Corsica)

1975 - Started rallying (Talbot Sunbeam) 
1980 - Joined factory Talbot team, and won RAC Rally. 
1985 - World Rally Championship (Lancia Delta S4): won the RAC rally.
1986 - World Rally Championship (Lancia Delta S4): won Monte Carlo rally. Crashed on the Corsican Rally, the fiery accident killing the driver and co-driver Sergio Cresto.

Toivonen, Juhani (SF)

b


Rally co-driver. Finished 3rd on the 1971 & 1972 1000 Lakes Rally with Markku Alén.


Toivonen, Pauli (SF)

b 22/08/1929 - d 14/02/2005

Father of Harri and Henri.

Competed on his first Monte Carlo Rally in 1961, winning it 1966, after all the Mini drivers were disqualified, driving a French Citroen. Toivonen won the European Rally Championships in 1968 behind the wheel of Porsche 911. 


Tomczyk, Martin (D)

b 07/12/1981


2004 - DTM (Abt Sportsline Audi A4): 5th, 39 pts
2006 - DTM (Team Abt Audi A4 DTM): 4th, 42 pts
2007 - DTM (Team Abt Audi A4 DTM): 3rd, 40 pts
2008 - DTM (Abt Sportsline Audi A4 DTM): 7th, 32 pts
2009 - DTM (Abt Sportsline Audi A4 2009): 6th, 35 pts
2011 - DTM (Phoenix Racing Audi A4 2008): Champion, 72 pts


Tomita, Tsutomu (J)

b 14/10/1943

 

Tomlinson, Allan (AUS)

b


1939 - Won Australian GP


Tongue, Reginald Ellis (GB)

b - d 1991

1933 - Alpine Rally (Aston Martin Speed Model)
1934 - Bought Dick Seaman's MG Magnette
1935 - Sold Magnette, bought a MG R-Type
1936 - Purchased ERA R11B. Gained two third places in a series of 5-lap races at Donington Park, won Cork 200 Mile race. Finished 17th overall and 4th in class in the French GP at Montlhery, driving a Riley 1.5L sportscar.
1937 - Finished 3rd at Turin in ERA.

Torph, Lars-Erik

b - d 23/01/1989

 

Tost, Franz

b 20/01/1956

 

Tracy, Paul (CDN)

b 17/12/1968 (Scarborough, Ontario)


1990 - Indy Lights: Champion
1991 - Indycars: 1 race with Dale Coyne Racing, then signed as Penske test driver. Did 3 races before crashing at Michigan and breaking leg. Returned for last two races.
1992 - Indycars (Team Penske)
1993 - Indycars (Team Penske Penske-Chevrolet PC22): 3rd, 5 wins (Long Beach, Cleveland, Toronto, Elkhart Lake, Laguna Seca)
1994 - Indycars (Team Penske Penske-Ilmor PC23): 3rd, 3 wins (Detroit, Nazareth, Laguna Seca)
1995 - Indycars (Newman Hass Lola Ford), 115 points, 6th, 2 wins (Milwaukee, Surfers Paradise)
1996 - Indycars (Team Penske)
1997 - Indycars (Team Penske): 5th, 3 wins
1998 - Indycars (Team Green): 13th. Was given a one-race ban for dangerous driving, taken in 1999.
1999 - Indycars (Team Green): 2 wins
2000 - Indycars (Team Green Reynard-Toyota 2KI): 4th, 134 pts.
2001 - Indycars (Team Green Reynard-Honda 01I): 14th, 73 pts
2002 - Indycars (Team Green Reynard-Honda 02I/Lola-Honda B2/00): 11th, 101 pts, 1 win (Milwaukee). Drove in Indy 500 for Team Green, but was controversially disqualified for "passing under yellow flag".
2004 - Champ Cars (Forsythe Racing Lola B2/00): 4th, 254 pts, 1 win (Long Beach)
2005 - Champ Cars (Forsythe Racing Lola B2/00): 4th, 246 pts, 2 wins (Milwaukee, Cleveland)
2006 - Champ Cars (Forsythe Racing Lola B2/00): 7th, 208 pts
2007 - Champ Cars (Forsythe Racing Panoz-Cosworth DP01): 11th, 171 pts
2009 - IndyCar Series (KV Racing Dallara-Honda): 23rd, 113 pts (6 races)


Tragardh, Bengt (S)

b


1981 - Swedish F3: Champion


Trana, Tom

b 29/11/1937

 

Traverso, Juan (RA)

b


1979 - European F2 (March-Hart 792): 18th, 3 pts (4th Misano)


Treadway, Rick (USA)

b


2002 - IRL (Treadway Racing Dallara-Infiniti): 28th, 76 pts


Trelles, Gustavo (RA)

b 15/11/1955

 

Tréluyer, Benoit (F)

b 07/12/1976


2000 - All-Japan F3: J5th, 24 pts
2001 - All-Japan F3 (Dallara-Mugen Honda F301): Champion, 345 pts. Macau F3 GP (Dome Project Dallara-Mugen Honda F301): 2nd. Korea F3 Super Prix (Dome Project Dallara-Mugen Honda F301): 3rd.
2003 - F.Nippon (Team Impul Lola-Mugen Honda B351): 2nd, 35 pts
2004 - F.Nippon (mobilecast Impul Lola-Mugen Honda B351): 4th, 30 pts
2006 - F.Nippon (mobilecast Impul Lola-Toyota FN04): Champion, 51 pts
2007 - F.Nippon (mobilecast Impul): 2nd, 45 pts
2008 - F.Nippon (Lawson Impul): 8th, 27 pts
2009 - F.Nippon (Impul): 2nd, 40 pts
2012 - FIA World Endurance Championship (Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro/TDI): Champion 172.5 pts, with A.Lotterer and M.Fassler (won Le Mans 24 Hrs)
2015 - FIA WEC (Audi Sport Team Joest Audi R18 e-Tron Quattro): 2nd, 138 pts, with A.Lotterer, M.Fassler


Trémoulet, Jean (F)

b - d


1938 - Won Le Mans 24 Hrs
Killed during World War II during a motorcycle accident while on a mission for the French resistance


Trickle, Dick (USA)

b 27/10/1941


1970 - NASCAR: 2 races
1973 - NASCAR: 1 race, finished in top 5
1974 - NASCAR: 3 races, finished in top 10 in each
1975 - NASCAR: 1 race
1976 - NASCAR: 1 race
1977 - NASCAR: 1 race
1978 - NASCAR: 1 race
1984 - NASCAR: 1 race
1985 - NASCAR: 3 races, 1 top 10 finish
1986 - NASCAR: 2 races
1989 - NASCAR: 6 top 5 finishes
1990 - NASCAR: 2 top 5 finishes
1991 - NASCAR
1992 - NASCAR: 3 top 5 finishes
1993 - NASCAR: 1 top 5 finish
1994 - NASCAR
1995 - NASCAR
1996 - NASCAR
1997 - NASCAR: 2 top 5 finishes
1999 - NASCAR: 9 races
2000 - NASCAR: 6 races


Trivero, Alberto (I)

b


1925 - Won Tripoli GP Race 1


Troberg, Picko (SF)

b


1965 - Swedish F3: Champion


Trollé, Michel (F)

b 23/6/1959


1987 - F3000 (Lola-Cosworth T87/50): 6th, 16.5 pts (2nd Silverstone, 1st Spa, 5th Donington, 3rd Le Mans-Bugatti)
1988 - F3000 (Lola-Cosworth T88/50): 11th, 9 pts (3rd Jerez, 6th Vallelunga, 3rd Enna)


Trossi, Carlo Felice (I)

b 1908 (Biella) - d 9/5/1949 (Milan)


1947 - Won Italian GP (Alfa Romeo 158)
1948 - Won Swiss GP (Alfa Romeo 158)
1949 - Died of cancer


Troubetsky, Igor (I)

b


1948 - Won Targa Florio (Ferrari) with C.Biondetti


Trucco, Patrick

b 07/01/1955

 

Trucco, Vincenzo (I)

b


1908 - Won Targa Florio (Isotta-Fraschini)


Truci, Carlo (I)

b


1970 - European Touring Car 1600cc Class Champion


Trueman, Colin

b 21/02/1966

 

Truex Jr, Martin (USA)

b


2005 - NASCAR Busch Series: Champion, 4937 pts, 6 wins


Truffo, Duilio (I)

b


1974 - European F2 (March-BMW 742): 16th, 2 pts (5th Enna)
1975 - European F2: 10th, 10 pts - 5th Estoril (March-BMW 742), 6th Thruxton, 6th Pau, 6th Hockenheim, 5th Mugello, 5th Enna (Osella-BMW FA2/75)


Tsukakoshi, Koudai (J)

b 20/11/1986 (Tochigi)


2008 - F3 Euroseries (Manor Motorsport Dallara-Mercedes Benz F308): 6th, 36 pts
2009 - F.Nippon: 7th, 20 pts
2011 - F.Nippon (Docomo Team Dandelion Racing): 4th, 26.5 pts


Tsuchiya, Keiichi (J)

b 30/01/1956

 

Tucker, Scott (USA)

b


2011 - ALMS (Level 5 Motorsports HPD ARX-01g): LMP2 class champion, 126 pts, with C.Bouchut.


Tullius, Bob (USA)

b 7/12/1936 (Rochester, New York)


1974 - SCCA East Sportscars (Group 44 Jaguar E-Type V12): Champion, 5 wins
1975 - SCCA National Sportscars (Group 44 Jaguar E-Type V12): Champion
1976 - SCCA Sportscars (Jaguar XJS)
1977 - Trans-Am (Jaguar XJS): Class 1 Champion 
1978 - Trans-Am (Jaguar XJS): Class 1 Champion


Tung, Ho-Pin (CHN)

b 04/12/1982


2005 - German Recaro F3 (JB Motorsport Dallara-Opel F304): 3rd, 88 pts
2006 - German Recaro F3 (JB Motorsport Lola-Opel B06/30): Champion, 145 pts, 9 wins
2007 - GP2 (BCN Competicion): 23rd, 4 pts
2008 - GP2 (Trident Racing): 18th, 7 pts
2010 - GP2 (DAMS/Racing Engineering): 28th, 0 pts


Tunmer, Guy

b 01/12/1948

 

Turizio, Cosimo (I)

b


1974 - European F2 (March-BMW 742): 22nd, 1 pt (6th Enna)


Turkington, Colin (GB)

b 21/03/1982 (Newry)


1993-1995 - Ulster Karting in Junior Intercontinental A and Cadet categories.
1996-1997 - Down Autograss: 2nd. Foyle Autograss: 2nd.
1998 - Northern Irish Metro Series: Champion
1999 - UK Ford Credit Fiesta Zetec Series.
2000 - UK Ford Credit Fiesta Zetec Series. Renault Clio Cup Winter Series (Mardi Gras Motorsport): 4th.
2001 - UK Ford Credit Fiesta Zetec Series: Champion
2002 - BTCC (Team Atomic Kitten MG ZS): 14th
2003 - BTCC (MG Sport MG ZS): 8th
2004 - BTCC (WSR MG ZS): 6th
2005 - BTCC (VX Racing Vauxhall Astra Sport Hatch): 6th
2006 - BTCC (Team RAC MG ZS): 3rd
2007 - BTCC (Team RAC BMW 320si E90): 5th, Independent Drivers Champion.
2008 - BTCC (Team RAC BMW 320si E90): 4th, 212 pts, Independent Drivers Champion.
2009 - BTCC (Team RAC BMW 320si): Champion, 275 pts
2013 - BTCC (WSR BMW 125i M Sport): 5th, 347 pts
2014 - BTCC (WSR BMW 125i M Sport): Champion, 434 pts
2015 - BTCC (Team BMR Volkswagen CC): 4th, 310 pts


Turner, Darren (GB)

b 13/4/1974 (Reading)

1992 - Attended Jim Russell Racing Drivers' School including the World Scholarship Final 
1993 - F.First Winter Series (Speedsport): Champion, 3 wins
1994 - F.Vauxhall (Speedsport)
1995 - British F.Renault Sport (Redgrave Racing Van Diemen): 4th, 1 win
1996 - British F.Renault Sport (Redgrave Racing Van Diemen): 2nd, 2 wins. Winner of the McLaren/Autosport/BRDC Young Driver of the Year Award
1997 - British F3 (Portman Racing/TOMS GB). Tested a McLaren (MP4-11) at Silverstone
1998 - F.Palmer Audi: 2nd, 3 wins. McLaren test driver and official driver of McLaren's MP4-98T two-seater F1 car.
1999 - Le Mans 24 Hrs (AMG Mercedes). Official driver of McLaren's MP4-98T two-seater F1 car. McLaren Test Driver. Italian F3000 (Redgrave Racing), selected races
2000 - DTM (Rosberg Mercedes): 14th, 19 pts. McLaren F1 test driver.
2001 - DTM (Rosberg Mercedes CLK): 15th, 15 pts. McLaren F1 test driver.
2002 - Days of Thunder Series: 7th. McLaren F1 test driver.
2003 - ALMS (Veloqx Motorsport Ferrari 360 Modena): 12th in GTS class, entered selected races. FIA GTs (Team Maranello Ferrari 360 Modena NGT): 8th.
2005 - Le Mans 24 Hrs (Prodrive Aston Martin DBR9): 3rd in GT1. FIA GTs (Prodrive Aston Martin DBR9), selected races. Also raced same car in selected ALMS races.
2006 - BTCC (SEAT Sport UK SEAT Leon): 14th. ALMS (Prodrive Aston Martin).
2007 - BTCC (SEAT Sport UK SEAT Leon): 6th. Le Mans 24 Hrs (Aston Martin): 6th.
2008 - BTCC (SEAT Sport UK SEAT Leon TDI): 8th, 133 pts.
2010 - FIA GT1 Championship (Young Guns Aston Martin DB9): 4th, 104 pts, with T.Enge.

Turner, Stuart (GB)

b 14/01/1933

 

Turvey, Oliver (GB)

b 01/04/1987 (Penrith)


1996-1999 - F.Cadet Karting
2000-2002 - TKM & Junior Rotax Max karting
2003 - Formula Zip: 4th. UK F.Renault Winter Series.
2004 - UK F.BMW: 7th, 1 win.
2005 - UK F.BMW: 8th
2006 - UK F.BMW: 2nd, 5 wins
2007 - F.Renault Eurocup: 8th
2008 - British F3 (Carlin Motorsport Dallara-Mercedes Benz F308): 2nd, 234 pts, 4 wins
2009 - Formula Renault 3.5 (Carlin Motorsport): 4th, 93 pts
2010 - GP2 Asia Series (iSport International): 6th, 17 pts. GP2 (iSport International): 6th, 47 pts.


Tuscher, Matheo (CH)

b 12/12/1996


2009 - Swiss KF3 Karting Champion
2010 - Bridgestone Cup KF3 karting champion
2011 - Formula Pilota China: Champion, 8 wins
2012 - F2: 2nd, 210 pts


Tweedie, Tom (AUS)

b


2010 - Australian F3 (Team Tom Supporters Club Dallara-Renault F304): 3rd, 208 pts


Tyrrell, Ken (GB)

b 3/5/1924 (West Horsley, Surrey) - d 25/8/2001 (West Horsley, Surrey)

Nicknamed Chopper due to his profession as a forestry contractor and wood merchant, before becoming universally known as Uncle Ken.

1952 - Entered first race at Snetterton, and became a leading competitor in F3.
1958 - Started first race team with Alan Brown and Cecil Libowitz, running a pair of F2 Cooper's.
1964 - Entered Jacky Stewart in British F3 championship. Later graduated to F2, running Matra's. 
1968 - Ran Matra International F1 team with Jacky Stewart. 
1969 - Won Drivers World Championship with Jacky Stewart. 
1970 - Entered first Tyrrell F1 car in the Canadian GP. 
1973 - Won Drivers World Championship with Jacky Stewart. 
1997 - Team sold to British American Racing.
2001 - Died at home from cancer.