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Gilles Villeneuve Formula 1 driver
F1 Gilles Villeneuve profile

Gilles Villeneuve Formula 1 driver

Gilles Villeneuve
NationalityCANADA
Hometown
Date of birth1950 January 14
Date of death1982 May 08
First Race Silverstone 1977
Last Race Zolder 1982
Year active1977 » 1982
Best championship position 2nd 1 time
1979
Grands Prix entered68
Teams2
Seasons6
Circuits23
Best race starting position 1 X 2
Best race finishing position 1 X 6
Victories6
Podiums13
Pole positions2
First row start8
Fastest lap8
Points finishes21
Points107.00

Championship position

Starting grid positions

Final race positions

Statistics by age

Average pole and final position by age

More statistics by age for Gilles Villeneuve


Gilles Villeneuve career chart profile.

Seasons: nr of season from first GP until the last.

Juan Manuel Fangio started in 1950 and had last race in 1958. But he skipped 1952 season.

#Grand Prix: nr of GrandPrix in all seasons.

100% for Kimi Raikkonen even he did not start in 2010 and 2011 but in those seasons there were no new GrandPrix except in the other seasons he started

not 100% for Damon Hill. At debut in 1982 did not start the first three GP. In that season was the last race GP Kyalami.

GP entered: total number of races from all seasons.

Not 100% if a driver did not start at least a race, or entered in all but skip a season

Victories, Podiums, Pole positions, Fastest laps, Finish in points: percentage from total race entrance

Points: percentage from total points he could get if win all races, and bonus if availabe(ex 1 point for fastest lap)


Gilles Villeneuve, F1 partners

SeasonChamp
Position
Points Partner(s)Race
entries
Vict.Poles PodiumsFastLap
1982 15th 6 Didier Pironi 5 1
1981 7th 25 Didier Pironi 15 2 1 3 1
1980 14th 6 Jody Scheckter 14
1979 2nd 47 Jody Scheckter 15 3 1 7 6
1978 9th 17 Carlos Reutemann 16 1 2 1
1977 Carlos Reutemann , James Hunt , Jochen Mass , Brett Lunger , Emilio de Villota 3