Patrick Depailler F1 stats & info

Patrick Depailler wiki info & stats

Name Patrick Depailler
Country France France
Height 1.74 meter / 5 feet 9 inch
Place of Birth Clermont-Ferrand
Date of Birth Aug 9th 1944
Date of Death Aug 1st 1980 - 35 years old
Season Entries 8
Car Number 22
First Race 1972 French F1 GP
Last Race 1980 British F1 GP
First Pole 1974 Swedish F1 GP
Last Pole 1974 Swedish F1 GP
First Win 1978 Monaco F1 GP
Last Win 1979 Spanish F1 GP

F1 Teams History Tyrrell (1972), (1974-1978)
Ligier (1979)
Alfa Romeo (1980)

Patrick Depailler F1 Stats

Grand Prix Entries 95
Grand Prix Starts 95
Total Points 141.00
Avg. Points per GP 1.48
Grand Prix Wins 2 (2,1%)
Pole Positions 1 (1,1%)
Front Row Starts 7 (7,4%)
Avg. GP Grid 9.3
GP Podiums 19 (20,0%)
GP Fastest Laps 4 (4,2%)
GP Points Finish 36 (37,9%)
Avg. GP Position 5.5
GP Retirements 43 (45,3%)
GP DNF's 39 (41,1%)
Total GP Laps 4.635



Biography

 

Patrick Depailler Biography


Tyrrell P34 driven by Patrick Depailler(FRA) Tyrrell , 4th place US GP West, Long Beach, 3 April 1977

Tyrrell P34 driven by Patrick Depailler(FRA) Tyrrell , 4th place US GP West, Long Beach, 3 April 1977

Patrick Depailler was a French Formula One driver who competed in the sport from 1972 until his untimely death in 1980. Known for his flamboyant style and fearless driving, Depailler was a true icon of the sport during his time on the track.

Born in Clermont-Ferrand, France in 1944, Depailler began his racing career in 1968, competing in Formula 3 events. He quickly gained a reputation for his speed and skill on the track, and was soon signed to drive for the prestigious Matra team.

Depailler's big break came in 1972, when he made his debut in Formula One, driving for the Tyrrell team. Although he struggled at first, he soon began to make his mark on the sport, winning his first Grand Prix at Monaco in 1978.

Over the course of his career, Depailler drove for a number of teams, including Ligier, Alfa Romeo, and Renault. He was known for his speed and aggression on the track, and was a favorite of fans and fellow drivers alike.

Despite his success, however, Depailler's career was cut tragically short when he was killed in a testing accident at Hockenheim in 1980. His death was a shock to the world of motorsport, and he is still remembered today as one of the sport's greatest drivers.

Throughout his career, Patrick Depailler left an indelible mark on the world of Formula One. His skill, his courage, and his dedication to the sport continue to inspire fans and drivers alike, and his legacy lives on to this day.

Seasons

 

Patrick Depailler Final Championship Results

19721974197519761977197819791980
24th9th9th4th8th5th6th23rd

 

Patrick Depailler F1 Seasons Summary

Year Team Engine GP 1st 2nd 3rd Pod Pole Laps FL Avg Pts Points
1980 Switzerland Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 8 0 0 0 0 0 312 0 0.00 0
1979 France Ligier Ford 7 1 1 0 2 0 373 1 3.14 22
1978 United Kingdom Tyrrell Ford 16 1 2 2 5 0 723 0 2.13 34
1977 United Kingdom Tyrrell Ford 17 0 1 2 3 0 788 0 1.18 20
1976 United Kingdom Tyrrell Ford 16 0 5 2 7 0 812 1 2.44 39
1975 United Kingdom Tyrrell Ford 14 0 0 1 1 0 661 1 0.86 12
1974 United Kingdom Tyrrell Ford 15 0 1 0 1 1 875 1 0.93 14
1972 United Kingdom Tyrrell Ford 2 0 0 0 0 0 91 0 0.00 0

Races

 

Patrick Depailler F1 GP Race Classifications

1st2 Times
2nd10 Times
3rd7 Times
4th6 Times
5th6 Times
6th5 Times
7th3 Times
8th4 Times
9th5 Times
11th3 Times
12th1 Time
13th1 Time
14th1 Time
DNF39 Times
NC2 Times

 

Patrick Depailler F1 GP Race Results

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
95 1980 1980 British F1 GP 22 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 8 DNF Engine 0
94 1980 1980 French F1 GP 22 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 10 DNF Handling 0
93 1980 1980 Monaco F1 GP 22 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 7 DNF Engine 0
92 1980 1980 Belgian F1 GP 22 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 10 DNF Exhaust 0
91 1980 1980 USA West F1 GP 22 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 3 DNF Suspension 0
90 1980 1980 South African F1 GP 22 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 7 NC Not Classified 0
89 1980 1980 Brazilian F1 GP 22 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 21 DNF Electrical 0
88 1980 1980 Argentine F1 GP 22 Alfa Romeo Alfa Romeo 23 DNF Engine 0
87 1979 1979 Monaco F1 GP 25 Ligier Ford 3 5 Engine 2
86 1979 1979 Belgian F1 GP 25 Ligier Ford 2 DNF Accident 0
85 1979 1979 Spanish F1 GP 25 Ligier Ford 2 1 9
84 1979 1979 USA West F1 GP 25 Ligier Ford 4 5 2
83 1979 1979 South African F1 GP 25 Ligier Ford 5 DNF Accident 0
82 1979 1979 Brazilian Grand F1 GP 25 Ligier Ford 2 2 6
81 1979 1979 Argentine F1 GP 25 Ligier Ford 2 4 3
80 1978 1978 Canadian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 5 2
79 1978 1978 USA F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 DNF Wheel 0
78 1978 1978 Italian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 16 11 0
77 1978 1978 Dutch F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 DNF Engine 0
76 1978 1978 Austrian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 14 2 6
75 1978 1978 German F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 DNF Accident 0
74 1978 1978 British F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 10 4 3
73 1978 1978 French F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 DNF Engine 0
72 1978 1978 Swedish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 DNF Suspension 0
71 1978 1978 Spanish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 DNF Engine 0
70 1978 1978 Belgian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 DNF Gearbox 0
69 1978 1978 Monaco F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 5 1 9
68 1978 1978 USA West F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 3 4
67 1978 1978 South African F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 11 2 6
66 1978 1978 Brazilian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 11 DNF Accident 0
65 1978 1978 Argentine F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 10 3 4
64 1977 1977 Japanese F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 15 3 4
63 1977 1977 Canadian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 6 2 6
62 1977 1977 USA F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 8 14 0
61 1977 1977 Italian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 DNF Engine 0
60 1977 1977 Dutch F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 11 DNF Engine 0
59 1977 1977 Austrian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 10 13 0
58 1977 1977 German F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 15 DNF Engine 0
57 1977 1977 British F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 18 DNF Brakes 0
56 1977 1977 French F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 DNF Accident 0
55 1977 1977 Swedish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 6 4 3
54 1977 1977 Belgian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 5 8 0
53 1977 1977 Monaco F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 8 DNF Gearbox 0
52 1977 1977 Spanish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 10 DNF Engine 0
51 1977 1977 USA West F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 4 3
50 1977 1977 South African F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 4 3 4
49 1977 1977 Brazilian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 6 DNF Accident 0
48 1977 1977 Argentine F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 3 DNF Overheating 0
47 1976 1976 Japanese F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 2 6
46 1976 1976 USA F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 7 DNF Fuel Pipe 0
45 1976 1976 Canadian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 4 2 6
44 1976 1976 Italian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 4 6 1
43 1976 1976 Dutch F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 14 7 0
42 1976 1976 Austrian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 DNF Suspension 0
41 1976 1976 German F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 3 DNF Accident 0
40 1976 1976 British F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 5 DNF Engine 0
39 1976 1976 French F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 3 2 6
38 1976 1976 Swedish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 4 2 6
37 1976 1976 Monaco F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 4 3 4
36 1976 1976 Belgian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 4 DNF Engine 0
35 1976 1976 Spanish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 3 DNF Accident 0
34 1976 1976 USA West F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 2 3 4
33 1976 1976 South African F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 6 9 0
32 1976 1976 Brazilian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 9 2 6
31 1975 1975 USA F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 8 DNF Accident 0
30 1975 1975 Italian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 7 0
29 1975 1975 Austrian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 7 11 0
28 1975 1975 German F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 4 9 0
27 1975 1975 British F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 17 9 Accident 0
26 1975 1975 French F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 6 1
25 1975 1975 Dutch F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 9 0
24 1975 1975 Swedish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 2 12 0
23 1975 1975 Belgian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 4 3
22 1975 1975 Monaco F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 12 5 2
21 1975 1975 Spanish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 7 DNF Accident 0
20 1975 1975 South African F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 5 3 4
19 1975 1975 Brazilian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 9 DNF Suspension 0
18 1975 1975 Argentine F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 8 5 2
17 1974 1974 USA F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 13 6 1
16 1974 1974 Canadian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 7 5 2
15 1974 1974 Italian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 10 11 0
14 1974 1974 Austrian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 14 DNF Collision 0
13 1974 1974 German F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 5 DNF Accident 0
12 1974 1974 British F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 10 DNF Engine 0
11 1974 1974 French F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 9 8 0
10 1974 1974 Dutch F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 8 6 1
9 1974 1974 Swedish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 1 2 6
8 1974 1974 Monaco F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 4 9 0
7 1974 1974 Belgian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 28 DNF Brakes 0
6 1974 1974 Spanish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 16 8 0
5 1974 1974 South African F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 15 4 3
4 1974 1974 Brazilian F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 16 8 0
3 1974 1974 Argentine F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 15 6 1
2 1972 1972 USA F1 GP 3 Tyrrell Ford 11 7 0
1 1972 1972 French F1 GP 8 Tyrrell Ford 16 NC Not Classified 0

Wins

 

Patrick Depaillier F1 Wins

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
2 1979 1979 Spanish F1 GP 25 Ligier Ford 2 1 9
1 1978 1978 Monaco F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 5 1 9

Poles

 

Patrick Depailler F1 Pole Positions

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
1 1974 1974 Swedish F1 GP 4 Tyrrell Ford 1 2 6

Comparison

 

Patrick Depailler Teammate Comparison

YearTeamTeam MateBest PosPointsWinsPolesPosQuali
1972TyrrellFrançois Cevert720900000202
Jackie Stewart7101802010202
1974TyrrellEddie Keizan4143000001010
Jody Scheckter211445021069312
1975TyrrellIan Scheckter3204000001010
Jean-Pierre Jabouille6121000001010
Jody Scheckter31122001007759
Michel Leclère21200000000110
1976TyrrellAlessandro Pesenti-Rossi6111000002240
Ian Scheckter9250000001010
Jody Scheckter2139490101610106
Kazuyoshi Hoshino2196000001010
Otto Stuppacher2277000003030
1977TyrrellKunimitsu Takahashi394000001010
Ronnie Peterson23207000011698
1978TyrrellDidier Pironi153471000106142
1979LigierJacques Laffite11222412043434
1980Alfa RomeoBruno Giacomelli850200003544

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