John Watson Formula 1 driver
F1 John Watson profile

John Watson Formula 1 driver

John Watson
NationalityIRELAND
Hometown
Date of birth1946 May 04
First Race Silverstone 1973
Last Race Brands Hatch 1985
Year active1973 » 1983, 1985
Best championship position 3rd one time
1982
Grands Prix entered154
Teams7
Seasons12
Circuits28
Best race starting position 1 X 2
Best race finishing position 1 X 5
Victories5
Podiums20
Pole positions2
First row start11
Fastest lap5
Points finishes47
Points169.00

Championship position

Starting grid positions

Final race positions

John Watson 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)

John Watson, F1 partners

SeasonChamp
Position
Points Partner(s)Race
entries
Vict.Poles PodiumsFastLap
1985 Alain Prost 1
1983 6th 22 Niki Lauda 15 1 3 1
1982 3rd 39 Niki Lauda 15 2 5 1
1981 6th 27 Andrea de Cesaris 15 1 4 1
1980 11th 6 Alain Prost, Stephen South 14
1979 9th 15 Patrick Tambay 15 1
1978 6th 25 Niki Lauda, Nelson Piquet 16 1 3
1977 13th 9 Carlos Pace, Hans-Joachim Stuck, Giorgio Francia 17 1 1 2
1976 7th 20 Boy Hayje 16 1 3
1975 Ronnie Peterson, Dave Morgan 13
1974 15th 6 15
1973 Andrea de Adamich, Carlos Reutemann, Wilson Fittipaldi 2