Niki Lauda

Niki Lauda was an Austrian racing driver who won the Drivers’ Title three times in 1975, 1977 and 1984. He was famous for surviving a horrific fiery accident during the 1976 German Grand Prix.

PROFILE

Nationality: Austrian

Date of Birth: 22/02/1949

Place of Birth: Vienna

Died: 20/05/2019

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 3

Race Wins: 25

Pole Positions: 24

Front Row Starts: 31

Fastest Laps: 24

Podiums: 54

Points: 420.5

Grands Prix Entered: 177

Grands Prix Started: 171

DNQs: 1

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 1st