Mika Häkkinen

Mika Häkkinen is a Finnish F1 driver who raced in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship between 1999 and 2001. Nicknamed “The Flying Finn”, he won back-to-back championship titles with the McLaren Mercedes team in 1998 and 1999. Häkkinen won a total of 20 Formula 1 Grands Prix and claimed 26 pole positions.

PROFILE

Nationality: Finnish

Date of Birth: 28/09/1968

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 2

Race Wins: 20

Pole Positions: 26

Front Row Starts: 39

Fastest Laps: 25

Podiums: 51

Points: 420

Grands Prix Entered: 165

Grands Prix Started: 161

DNQs: 2

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 1st

10/03/1991

First F1 Event

14/10/2001

Last F1 Event

First F1 Pole

Last F1 Pole

26/10/1997

First F1 Win

30/09/2001

Last F1 Win

24/10/1993

First F1 Podium

30/09/2001

Last F1 Podium