Heikki Kovalainen info & statistics

Heikki Kovalainen: Wiki, Age, F1 Career Stats & Facts Profile
NameHeikki Kovalainen
CountryFinland Finland
Place of BirthSuomussalmi
Date of BirthOct 19th 1981 - 39 years old
First Race2007 Australian Grand Prix
Last Race2013 Brazilian Grand Prix
First Pole2008 British Grand Prix
Last Pole2008 British Grand Prix
First Win2008 Hungarian Grand Prix
Last Win2008 Hungarian Grand Prix
First Podium2007 Japanese Grand Prix
Last Podium2008 Italian Grand Prix

Heikki Kovalainen F1 Stats

Race Entries112
Race Starts111
Race Wins1 (0,9%)
Pole Positions1 (0,9%)
Fastest Laps2 (1,8%)
Podiums4 (3,6%)
Points Finishes29 (25,9%)
Retirements25 (22,3%)
Frontrow Starts5
Total Points105
Total Laps5.839



Seasons

 

Heikki Kovalainen Final Championship Results

2007200820092010201120122013
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Heikki Kovalainen F1 Seasons Summary

YearTeamEngineGP1st2nd3rdPodPoleLapsFLAvg PtsPoints
2013 United Kingdom Lotus F1 Renault20000012600.000
2012 United Kingdom Caterham Renault2000000101800.000
2011 United Kingdom Caterham Renault190000094700.000
2010 United Kingdom Caterham Cosworth180000092600.000
2009 United Kingdom McLaren Mercedes170000078801.2922
2008 United Kingdom McLaren Mercedes1811131101122.9453
2007 France Renault Renault1701010102301.7630

Races

 

Heikki Kovalainen F1 GP Race Classifications

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5th7 Times
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14th11 Times
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23rd1 Time
DNF19 Times
NC1 Time
DNS1 Time

 

Heikki Kovalainen F1 GP Race Results

YearRaceNoTeamEngineGridPosRetiredPts
11220132013 Brazilian Grand Prix result7Lotus F1Renault11140
11120132013 USA Grand Prix result7Lotus F1Renault8140
11020122012 Brazilian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault20140
10920122012 USA Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault22180
10820122012 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18130
10720122012 Indian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault20180
10620122012 Korean Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault20170
10520122012 Japanese Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault17150
10420122012 Singapore Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault20150
10320122012 Italian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18140
10220122012 Belgian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18170
10120122012 Hungarian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19170
10020122012 German Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault16190
9920122012 British Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19170
9820122012 European Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault16140
9720122012 Canadian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault17180
9620122012 Monaco Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault17130
9520122012 Spanish Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19160
9420122012 Bahrain Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault16170
9320122012 Chinese Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18230
9220122012 Malaysian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault24180
9120122012 Australian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18DNFSuspension0
9020112011 Brazilian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19160
8920112011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault17170
8820112011 Indian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18140
8720112011 Korean Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19140
8620112011 Japanese Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18180
8520112011 Singapore Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19160
8420112011 Italian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault20130
8320112011 Belgian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault16150
8220112011 Hungarian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18DNFWater leak0
8120112011 German Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18160
8020112011 British Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault17DNFGearbox0
7920112011 European Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19190
7820112011 Canadian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19DNFDriveshaft0
7720112011 Monaco Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault17140
7620112011 Spanish Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault15DNFAccident0
7520112011 Turkish Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault18190
7420112011 Chinese Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19160
7320112011 Malaysian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19150
7220112011 Australian Grand Prix result20CaterhamRenault19DNFWater leak0
7120102010 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth20170
7020102010 Brazilian Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth20180
6920102010 Korean Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth21130
6820102010 Japanese Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth20120
6720102010 Singapore Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth1916Fire0
6620102010 Italian Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth18180
6520102010 Belgian Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth13160
6420102010 Hungarian Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth19140
6320102010 German Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth20DNFCollision0
6220102010 British Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth18170
6120102010 European Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth20DNFCollision0
6020102010 Canadian Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth19160
5920102010 Turkish Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth20DNFHydraulics0
5820102010 Monaco Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth18DNFSteering0
5720102010 Spanish Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth0DNSGearbox0
5620102010 Chinese Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth21140
5520102010 Malaysian Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth15NCHydraulics0
5420102010 Australian Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth19130
5320102010 Bahrain Grand Prix result19CaterhamCosworth21150
5220092009 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes18110
5120092009 Brazilian Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes1612No Time0
5020092009 Japanese Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes11110
4920092009 Singapore Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes872
4820092009 Italian Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes463
4720092009 Belgian Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes1563
4620092009 European Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes245
4520092009 Hungarian Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes654
4420092009 German Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes681
4320092009 British Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes13DNFCollision damage0
4220092009 Turkish Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes14140
4120092009 Monaco Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes7DNFAccident0
4020092009 Spanish Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes18DNFGearbox0
3920092009 Bahrain Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes11120
3820092009 Chinese Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes1254
3720092009 Malaysian Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes14DNFSpun off0
3620092009 Australian Grand Prix result2McLarenMercedes12DNFCollision0
3520082008 Brazilian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes572
3420082008 Chinese Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes5DNFPneumatics0
3320082008 Japanese Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes3DNFEngine0
3220082008 Singapore Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes5100
3120082008 Italian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes228
3020082008 Belgian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes310Gearbox0
2920082008 European Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes545
2820082008 Hungarian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes2110
2720082008 German Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes354
2620082008 British Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes154
2520082008 French Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes1045
2420082008 Canadian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes790
2320082008 Monaco Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes481
2220082008 Turkish Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes2120
2120082008 Spanish Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes6DNFAccident0
2020082008 Bahrain Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes554
1920082008 Malaysian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes836
1820082008 Australian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes354
1720072007 Brazilian Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault17DNFAccident0
1620072007 Chinese Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault1390
1520072007 Japanese Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault1128
1420072007 Belgian Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault981
1320072007 Italian Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault772
1220072007 Turkish Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault763
1120072007 Hungarian Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault1181
1020072007 European Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault781
920072007 British Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault772
820072007 French Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault6150
720072007 USA Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault654
620072007 Canadian Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault2245
520072007 Monaco Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault1513Engine0
420072007 Spanish Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault872
320072007 Bahrain Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault1290
220072007 Malaysian Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault1181
120072007 Australian Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault13100

Podiums

 

Heikki Kovalainen F1 Podium Finishes

YearRaceNoTeamEngineGridPosRetiredPts
420082008 Italian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes228
320082008 Hungarian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes2110
220082008 Malaysian Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes836
120072007 Japanese Grand Prix result4RenaultRenault1128

Poles

 

Heikki Kovalainen F1 Pole Positions

YearRaceNoTeamEngineGridPosRetiredPts
120082008 British Grand Prix result23McLarenMercedes154

Comparison

 

Heikki Kovalainen Teammate Comparison

SeasonTeamTeam MateBest PosPointsWinsPolesPositionQualifying
2007RenaultGiancarlo Fisichella2430210000125107
2008McLarenLewis Hamilton1153981517612513
2009McLarenLewis Hamilton4122490204611512
2010CaterhamJarno Trulli1213000000145811
2011CaterhamJarno Trulli1313000000117162
Karun Chandhok16200000001010
2012CaterhamVitaly Petrov13110000001010128
2013Lotus F1Romain Grosjean14201800001102

News

 

Latest Heikki Kovalainen News



Heikki Kovalainen 2020 Beyond the Grid interview

This week Tom welcomes one-time Grand Prix winner Heikki Kovalainen onto the show to discuss his rollercoaster Grand Prix career, which began with Renault in 2007 and took in 111..

June 3, 2020 with 0 Comments

Kovalainen: Rosberg achievements are under estimated

The extent of Nico Rosberg's career achievements in Formula 1 is not fully appreciated. That is the view of Heikki Kovalainen, a former F1 driver who - like Rosberg - was once..

May 26, 2020 with 0 Comments

Mark Webber crash Valencia 2010

This is where Mark Webber crashes into the Caterham of Heikki

November 4, 2018 with 0 Comments

First win of Vettel & Toro Rosso 2008 Italian GP

 In 2008 the then 21 year + 72 days old Sebastian Vettel broke the records of youngest pole-sitter and race winner in F1 history. By winning the 2008 Italian F1 GP Vettel also..

August 31, 2018 with 0 Comments

Kovalainen made bid to replace Bottas

Jan.18 - Former F1 driver Heikki Kovalainen has admitted he made a bid to replace the Mercedes-bound Valtteri Bottas at Williams for 2017. Amid strong speculation that Bottas..

January 18, 2017 with 0 Comments

Kovalainen: 'No problems' in Bottas-Hamilton pairing

Jan.18 - Lewis Hamilton's former teammate says Valtteri Bottas should not have any trouble working with the triple world champion in 2017. "I have good memories with Lewis," said..

January 18, 2017 with 0 Comments

Bottas gets married in Helsinki

Sep.12 - Valtteri Bottas has enjoyed an exciting preparation for this weekend's Singapore grand prix. Turun Sanomat, a Finnish newspaper, reports that the 27-year-old Williams..

September 12, 2016 with 0 Comments

Kovalainen predicts 'difficult' start for Haas

Mar.16 - Heikki Kovalainen thinks F1's new American team Haas will have a "very difficult" debut season. Haas, however, has entered the sport with a lot of confidence. "Generally,..

March 16, 2016 with 0 Comments

Kovalainen: Bottas' career could stagnate at Williams

Oct.7 - Valtteri Bottas risks watching his F1 career stagnate at Williams, fellow Finn Heikki Kovalainen has warned. Earlier this year, the now 26-year-old Bottas was a strong..

October 7, 2015 with 0 Comments

Kovalainen to test DTM car

Heikki Kovalainen looks set to rebuild his motor racing career in the German touring car series DTM. According to the Finnish broadcaster MTV3, the German marque BMW has announced..

August 25, 2014

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