Ho-Pin Tung

hopin-tung-2016-wec-champion-ship-le-mans-alpine-teamSurname: Tung
Given name: Ho-Pin
Date of birth: 4th December 1982
Lives: Beijing, Amsterdam
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 65 kg
Languages: Dutch, Chinese, English, German, French

 

1997-2000 Go-Karting: Dutch Cup CHAMPION 1999

2001 Formula Ford: 4th, rookie CHAMPION

2003 Formula BMW Asia: CHAMPION

Ten wins, one 2nd place and 12 pole positions out of 14 races
Formula 1 test BMW.WilliamsF1 Team

2004 German championship F3: 7th

Two 2nd and 2 3rd places out of 20 races

2005 German championship F3: 3rd

Two wins, 7 podium finishes and 2 pole positions out of
20 races

2006 German championship F3: CHAMPION

Nine wins, two 2nd places, 4 pole positions out of 20 races

2006-2007 A1GP Team China lead driver

3rd place at GP of Australia; First ever and only feature race podium finish for A1 Team China

2007-2008 GP2 Series: 2nd place Monaco GP 2008

BMW-Sauber F1 Team demo driver

2008-2009 A1 GP Team China lead driver

2009 Superleague Formula Team: One win, one 2nd place

Race of the Champions in Olympic Bird’s Nest Beijing: Winner of the Chinese Driver Challenge. Semi Final contestant in Nations Cup representing Team China
Formula 1 test Renault F1 Team at Young Driver Test in Jerez, Spain

2010 Renault F1 Team Official Third Driver

First ever Chinese to be an official driver in F1
GP2 Series

2011 Lotus Renault GP F1 Team Official Reserve Driver

First ever Chinese to compete at Indy500
First ever Chinese to qualify and race in IndyCar
FIA GT1 World Championship races with Team China

2012 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia

2013 Asian Le Mans Series

Team Champion; 2 wins

2013 Le Mans 24 Hours race

DNF; Team KCMG, first ever Chinese team to compete at the Le Mans 24 Hours

2013 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia

2014 Tudor United Sportscar Championship

2nd place Prototype class, 6 Hours of the Glenn – Watkins Glenn

2014 Asian Le Mans Series

Champion; 4 wins, 4 pole positions out of 4 races

2014 Le Mans 24 Hours race

7th place LMP2; Oak Racing Team Asia, first ever full Chinese driver line-up at Le Mans 24 Hours

2014 FIA Formula E

Team China Racing

2014 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia

2015 Asian Le Mans Series

2015 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia

2015 Le Mans 24 Hours race

2016 FIA World Endurance Championship