Patrick Tambay info & statistics

Patrick Tambay wiki info & stats
Name Patrick Tambay
Country France France
Place of Birth Paris
Date of Birth Jun 25th 1949 - 71 years old
Season Entries 9
First Race 1977 British Grand Prix
Last Race 1986 Australian Grand Prix
First Pole 1983 USA West Grand Prix
Last Pole 1984 French Grand Prix
First Win 1982 German Grand Prix
Last Win 1983 San Marino Grand Prix
First Podium 1982 British Grand Prix
Last Podium 1985 San Marino Grand Prix

Patrick Tambay F1 Stats

Race Entries 122
Race Starts 116
Race Wins 2 (1,6%)
Pole Positions 5 (4,1%)
Fastest Laps 2 (1,6%)
Podiums 11 (9,0%)
Points Finishes 32 (26,2%)
Retirements 72 (59,0%)
Front Row Starts 9
Total Points 103
Total Laps 4.980



Seasons

 

Patrick Tambay Final Championship Results

197719781979198119821983198419851986
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Patrick Tambay F1 Seasons Summary

Year Team Engine GP 1st 2nd 3rd Pod Pole Laps FL Avg Pts Points
1986 United Kingdom Lola
United Kingdom Lola
Ford
Hart
15 0 0 0 0 0 587 0 0.13 2
1985 France Renault Renault 15 0 0 2 2 0 574 0 0.73 11
1984 France Renault Renault 15 0 1 0 1 1 714 1 0.73 11
1983 Italy Ferrari Ferrari 15 1 2 2 5 4 743 1 2.67 40
1982 Italy Ferrari Ferrari 7 1 1 1 3 0 350 0 3.57 25
1981 France Ligier
Hong Kong Theodore
Matra
Ford
14 0 0 0 0 0 513 0 0.07 1
1979 United Kingdom McLaren Ford 13 0 0 0 0 0 429 0 0.00 0
1978 United Kingdom McLaren Ford 15 0 0 0 0 0 803 0 0.53 8
1977 United Kingdom Ensign Ford 7 0 0 0 0 0 267 0 0.71 5

Races

 

Patrick Tambay F1 GP Race Classifications

1th2 Times
2th4 Times
3th5 Times
4th6 Times
5th8 Times
6th7 Times
7th8 Times
8th5 Times
9th2 Times
10th5 Times
11th1 Time
12th2 Times
13th2 Times
DNF57 Times
NC2 Times
DNQ5 Times
DNS1 Time

 

Patrick Tambay F1 GP Race Results

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
122 1986 1986 Australian Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 17 NC Not Classified 0
121 1986 1986 Mexican Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 8 DNF Accident 0
120 1986 1986 Portuguese Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 14 NC Not Classified 0
119 1986 1986 Italian Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 15 DNF Accident 0
118 1986 1986 Austrian Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 13 5 2
117 1986 1986 Hungarian Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 6 7 0
116 1986 1986 German Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 13 8 0
115 1986 1986 British Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 17 DNF Gearbox 0
114 1986 1986 French Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 13 DNF Brakes 0
113 1986 1986 Canadian Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 14 DNF Accident 0
112 1986 1986 Belgian Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 10 DNF Accident 0
111 1986 1986 Monaco Grand Prix 16 Lola Ford 8 DNF Accident 0
110 1986 1986 San Marino Grand Prix 16 Lola Hart 11 DNF Engine 0
109 1986 1986 Spanish Grand Prix 16 Lola Hart 18 8 0
108 1986 1986 Brazilian Grand Prix 16 Lola Hart 13 DNF Battery 0
107 1985 1985 Australian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 8 DNF Transmission 0
106 1985 1985 European Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 17 12 0
105 1985 1985 Belgian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 13 DNF Gearbox 0
104 1985 1985 Italian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 8 7 0
103 1985 1985 Dutch Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 6 DNF Transmission 0
102 1985 1985 Austrian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 8 10 Engine 0
101 1985 1985 German Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 16 DNF Spun Off 0
100 1985 1985 British Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 13 DNF Spun Off 0
99 1985 1985 French Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 10 6 No Time 1
98 1985 1985 Detroit Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 15 DNF Accident 0
97 1985 1985 Canadian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 10 7 0
96 1985 1985 Monaco Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 17 DNF Accident 0
95 1985 1985 San Marino Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 11 3 4
94 1985 1985 Portuguese Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 12 3 4
93 1985 1985 Brazilian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 11 5 2
92 1984 1984 Portuguese Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 7 7 0
91 1984 1984 European Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 3 DNF Fuel system 0
90 1984 1984 Italian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 8 DNF Throttle 0
89 1984 1984 Dutch Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 5 6 1
88 1984 1984 Austrian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 5 DNF Engine 0
87 1984 1984 German Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 4 5 2
86 1984 1984 British Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 10 8 Turbo 0
85 1984 1984 Dallas Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 10 DNF Spun off 0
84 1984 1984 Detroit Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 9 DNF Transmission 0
83 1984 1984 Monaco Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 6 DNF collision 0
82 1984 1984 French Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 1 2 6
81 1984 1984 San Marino Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 14 DNF Collision 0
80 1984 1984 Belgian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 12 7 0
79 1984 1984 South African Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 4 DNF Out of Fuel 0
78 1984 1984 Brazilian Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 8 5 Out of fuel 2
77 1983 1983 South African Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 1 DNF Turbo 0
76 1983 1983 European Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 6 DNF Spun Off 0
75 1983 1983 Italian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 2 4 3
74 1983 1983 Dutch Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 2 2 6
73 1983 1983 Austrian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 1 DNF Ignition 0
72 1983 1983 German Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 1 DNF Engine 0
71 1983 1983 British Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 2 3 4
70 1983 1983 Canadian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 4 3 4
69 1983 1983 Detroit Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 3 DNF Engine 0
68 1983 1983 Belgian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 2 2 6
67 1983 1983 Monaco Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 4 4 3
66 1983 1983 San Marino Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 3 1 9
65 1983 1983 French Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 11 4 3
64 1983 1983 USA West Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 1 DNF Collision 0
63 1983 1983 Brazilian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 3 5 2
62 1982 1982 Caesars Palace Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 8 DNS Driver Unfit 0
61 1982 1982 Italian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 3 2 6
60 1982 1982 Swiss Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 10 DNF Injury 0
59 1982 1982 Austrian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 4 4 3
58 1982 1982 German Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 5 1 9
57 1982 1982 French Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 5 4 3
56 1982 1982 British Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 13 3 4
55 1982 1982 Dutch Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 6 8 0
54 1981 1981 Caesars Palace Grand Prix 25 Ligier Matra 7 DNF Accident 0
53 1981 1981 Canadian Grand Prix 25 Ligier Matra 17 DNF Spun Off 0
52 1981 1981 Italian Grand Prix 25 Ligier Matra 15 DNF Puncture 0
51 1981 1981 Dutch Grand Prix 25 Ligier Matra 11 DNF Collision 0
50 1981 1981 Austrian Grand Prix 25 Ligier Matra 17 DNF Engine 0
49 1981 1981 German Grand Prix 25 Ligier Matra 11 DNF Transmission 0
48 1981 1981 British Grand Prix 25 Ligier Matra 15 DNF Clutch 0
47 1981 1981 French Grand Prix 25 Ligier Matra 16 DNF Wheel Bearing 0
46 1981 1981 Spanish Grand Prix 33 Theodore Ford 16 13 0
45 1981 1981 Monaco Grand Prix 33 Theodore Ford 16 7 0
44 1981 1981 Belgian Grand Prix 33 Theodore Ford 0 DNQ No Time 0
43 1981 1981 San Marino Grand Prix 33 Theodore Ford 16 11 0
42 1981 1981 Argentine Grand Prix 33 Theodore Ford 14 DNF Oil Leak 0
41 1981 1981 Brazilian Grand Prix 33 Theodore Ford 19 10 0
40 1981 1981 USA West Grand Prix 33 Theodore Ford 17 6 1
39 1979 1979 USA Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 22 DNF Engine 0
38 1979 1979 Canadian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 20 DNF Engine 0
37 1979 1979 Italian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 14 DNF Engine 0
36 1979 1979 Dutch Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 14 DNF Engine 0
35 1979 1979 Austrian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 14 10 0
34 1979 1979 German Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 15 DNF Suspension 0
33 1979 1979 British Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 18 7 Out of Fuel 0
32 1979 1979 French Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 20 10 0
31 1979 1979 Monaco Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 0 DNQ No Time 0
30 1979 1979 Belgian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 0 DNQ No Time 0
29 1979 1979 Spanish Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 20 13 0
28 1979 1979 USA West Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 19 DNF Collision 0
27 1979 1979 South African Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 17 10 0
26 1979 1979 Brazilian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 18 DNF Collision 0
25 1979 1979 Argentine Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 9 DNF Collision 0
24 1978 1978 Canadian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 17 8 0
23 1978 1978 USA Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 18 6 1
22 1978 1978 Italian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 19 5 2
21 1978 1978 Dutch Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 14 9 0
20 1978 1978 Austrian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 14 DNF Accident 0
19 1978 1978 German Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 11 DNF Accident 0
18 1978 1978 British Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 20 6 1
17 1978 1978 French Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 6 9 0
16 1978 1978 Swedish Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 15 4 3
15 1978 1978 Spanish Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 14 DNF Spun Off 0
14 1978 1978 Monaco Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 11 7 0
13 1978 1978 USA West Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 11 12 Accident 0
12 1978 1978 South African Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 4 DNF Accident 0
11 1978 1978 Brazilian Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 5 DNF Spun Off 0
10 1978 1978 Argentine Grand Prix 8 McLaren Ford 9 6 1
9 1977 1977 Japanese Grand Prix 23 Ensign Ford 16 DNF Engine 0
8 1977 1977 Canadian Grand Prix 23 Ensign Ford 16 5 2
7 1977 1977 USA Grand Prix 23 Ensign Ford 0 DNQ No Time 0
6 1977 1977 Italian Grand Prix 23 Ensign Ford 21 DNF Engine 0
5 1977 1977 Dutch Grand Prix 23 Ensign Ford 12 5 Out of fuel 2
4 1977 1977 Austrian Grand Prix 23 Ensign Ford 7 DNF Engine 0
3 1977 1977 German Grand Prix 23 Ensign Ford 11 6 1
2 1977 1977 British Grand Prix 23 Ensign Ford 10 DNF Electrical 0
1 1977 1977 French Grand Prix 18 Surtees Ford 0 DNQ No Time 0

Podiums

 

Patrick Tambay F1 Podium Finishes

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
11 1985 1985 San Marino Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 11 3 4
10 1985 1985 Portuguese Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 12 3 4
9 1984 1984 French Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 1 2 6
8 1983 1983 Dutch Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 2 2 6
7 1983 1983 British Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 2 3 4
6 1983 1983 Canadian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 4 3 4
5 1983 1983 Belgian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 2 2 6
4 1983 1983 San Marino Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 3 1 9
3 1982 1982 Italian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 3 2 6
2 1982 1982 German Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 5 1 9
1 1982 1982 British Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 13 3 4

Poles

 

Patrick Tambay F1 Pole Positions

Year Race No Team Engine Grid Pos Retired Pts
5 1984 1984 French Grand Prix 15 Renault Renault 1 2 6
4 1983 1983 South African Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 1 DNF Turbo 0
3 1983 1983 Austrian Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 1 DNF Ignition 0
2 1983 1983 German Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 1 DNF Engine 0
1 1983 1983 USA West Grand Prix 27 Ferrari Ferrari 1 DNF Collision 0

Comparison

 

Patrick Tambay Teammate Comparison

SeasonTeamTeam MateBest PosPointsWinsPolesPositionQualifying
1977EnsignClay Regazzoni554400004325
SurteesLarry Perkins29270000000000
Vittorio Brambilla29130000000101
1978McLarenBrett Lunger48700000112130
Bruno Giacomelli573000004031
Emilio de Villota24270000001010
James Hunt43880000114114
Nelson Piquet592000003030
Tony Trimmer6301000001010
1979McLarenJohn Watson730150000312213
1981LigierJacques Laffite13102702001717
1982FerrariDidier Pironi11161911011304
Mario Andretti236400011102
1983FerrariRené Arnoux11404913447887
1984RenaultDerek Warwick22112300107869
Philippe Streiff7210000001010
1985RenaultDerek Warwick3511500008787
François Hesnault20240000001010
1986LolaAlan Jones5424000096114

News

 

Latest Patrick Tambay News



Patrick Tambay 2019 Beyond the Grid interview

He raced for some of Formula One’s top teams, including McLaren and Renault, but Patrick Tambay is probably best remembered as a Ferrari driver. Having arrived in F1 via the..

June 26, 2019 with 2 Comments

Horner defends Hamilton 'd******d' slur

Apr.9 - Sebastian Vettel and Christian Horner on Sunday defended Lewis Hamilton after the Bahrain grand prix. Following a clash with Max Verstappen, world champion Hamilton called..

April 9, 2018 with 1 Comment

Tambay: Hamilton 'not focused' on title

Apr.18 - A lack of focus could have put Lewis Hamilton's bid for a third consecutive world championship off the rails in 2016. That is the view of former F1 driver Patrick Tambay,..

April 18, 2016 with 0 Comments

'Small mistakes' led to Bianchi death

Jul.20 - F1 is pressing ahead with safety advances as the sport mourns the death of former Marussia driver Jules Bianchi. The 25-year-old Frenchman's death, following a nine month..

July 20, 2015 with 0 Comments

Rosberg vows to 'move on' after Hamilton run-in

Nico Rosberg has vowed to move on after his post-race run-in with teammate Lewis Hamilton in China. Addressing his fans in a video posted on social media from the Shanghai..

April 13, 2015 with 0 Comments

Marko won bet by gambling on Ferrari

Dr Helmut Marko left Sepang 400 euros richer -- by betting on a Ferrari. Germany's Sport Bild reports that, in an internal paddock bet, the Red Bull official put his money on his..

March 30, 2015 with 0 Comments

Electric shock theory will not go away

Now just days before the start of the season, the now-rampant doubts about Fernando Alonso's mysterious testing crash will not go away. Previously, suggestions there is more than..

March 9, 2015 with 1 Comment

Tambay: Doctors 'wise' to sideline Alonso

Fernando Alonso says he can "understand" why he has been sidelined for the Australian grand prix. McLaren on Tuesday announced that, on the advice of the Spaniard's doctors, the..

March 4, 2015 with 0 Comments

Tambay: FIA 'washes its hands' with Bianchi blame

Former F1 driver Patrick Tambay has hit out at the FIA for so squarely blaming Jules Bianchi for his life-threatening Suzuka crash. At Wednesday's meeting of the World Motor Sport..

December 4, 2014 with 0 Comments

Patrick Tambay: 'Be wary' of Ecclestone's Magny Cours comments

The F1 world should handle with caution Bernie Ecclestone's suggestion his sport could be heading back to Magny Cours. Amid reports Paul Ricard is leading France's bid to revive..

November 7, 2012 with 0 Comments

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