Niki Lauda Formula 1 driver
F1 Niki Lauda profile

Niki Lauda Formula 1 driver

Niki Lauda
NationalityAUSTRIA
Hometown
Date of birth1949 February 22
Date of death2019 May 20
First Race Osterreichring 1971
Last Race Adelaide 1985
Year active1971 » 1979, 1982 » 1985
Best championship position World Champion 3 times
1975, 1977, 1984
Grands Prix entered177
Teams5
Seasons13
Circuits32
Best race starting position 1 X 24
Best race finishing position 1 X 25
Victories25
Podiums54
Pole positions24
First row start31
Fastest lap24
Points finishes73
Points420.50

Championship position

Starting grid positions

Final race positions

Niki Lauda 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)

Niki Lauda, F1 partners

SeasonChamp
Position
Points Partner(s)Race
entries
Vict.Poles PodiumsFastLap
1985 10th 14 Alain Prost 15 1 1 1
1984 1st 72 Alain Prost 16 5 9 5
1983 10th 12 John Watson 15 2 1
1982 5th 30 John Watson 15 2 3 1
1979 14th 4 Nelson Piquet, Ricardo Zunino 14
1978 4th 44 John Watson, Nelson Piquet 16 2 1 7 4
1977 1st 72 Carlos Reutemann 15 3 2 10 3
1976 2nd 68 Clay Regazzoni, Carlos Reutemann 14 5 3 9 4
1975 1st 64.5 Clay Regazzoni 14 5 9 8 2
1974 4th 38 Clay Regazzoni 15 2 9 5 3
1973 17th 2 Jean-Pierre Beltoise, Peter Gethin, Clay Regazzoni 15
1972 Ronnie Peterson, Mike Beuttler 12
1971 Ronnie Peterson, Nanni Galli 1