Mark Blundell Mark Blundell, 1994 Brazilian Grand Prix Blundell

Full Name: Mark Blundell
Nationality: British
Born: 8 April 1966, London (GBR)

First GP: 1991 United States Grand Prix
Last GP: 1995 Australian Grand Prix

Entries: 63 Grands Prix: 61 Non-starts: 2
Wins: 0 Podiums: 3 Best Grid: 4th
Fastest Laps: 0 Points: 32 Retirements: 32

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
1990 Le Mans 24 Hours, Nissan R90CK, youngest-ever pole-winner
  Formula 1, Williams, Test Driver
1991 Formula 1, Brabham Yamaha BT59Y/BT60Y, 16 entries, 2 DNQ, 14 races, 1 point, 18th overall
1992 Le Mans 24 Hours, Peugeot 905 EvoB, 1st overall
1993 Formula 1, Ligier Renault JS39, 16 races, 2 podiums, 10 points, 10th overall
1994 Formula 1, Tyrrell Yamaha 022, 16 races, 1 podium 8 points, 12th overall
1995 Formula 1, McLaren Mercedes MP4/10, 15 races, 13 points, 10th overall
  Le Mans 24 Hours, Gulf Racing McLaren F1 GTR, 3rd overall
1996 IndyCar, PacWest Racing, 13 races, 41 points, 16th overall
1997 CART World Series, PacWest Racing, 17 races, 3 wins, 5 podiums, 115 points, 6th overall
1998 CART World Series, PacWest Racing, 19 races, 36 points, 18th overall
1999 CART World Series, PacWest Racing, 12 races, 9 points, 23rd overall
2000 CART World Series, PacWest Racing, 20 races, 18 points, 21st overall
2003 Le Mans 24 Hours, Team Bentley Speed 8, 2nd overall

Mark Blundell


Mark Blundell finished on the podium three times in his 61-race career that spanned 1991 to 1995 with the Brabham, Ligier, Tyrrell and McLaren teams. One of his podium finishes occurred at the Circuit de Catalunya, when he finished third at the 1994 race in a Tyrrell Yamaha.

A winner of the Le Mans 24 Hours, Blundell moved to the CART scene in 1996 and won three races during his stint in North America, before later moving into a role as a pundit (and occasional commentator) with ITV’s coverage of Formula 1.

He still dabbles in the odd sports car race – teaming up with Martin Brundle to contest last year’s Daytona 24

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