Max Chilton
Max  Chilton
Chip Ganassi Racing
Max Chilton
rank
00
Career stats
Verizon IndyCar Series
Championship
Indy 500 Wins
Total Poles
Race Wins
Birthday
Apr 21, 1991
8 Honda United Kingdom Road To Indy Graduate
Website maxchilton.com
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Hometown
Reigate, United Kingdom
Residence
Reigate, United Kingdom

ON TRACK

  • Joins Chip Ganassi Racing for his rookie season in Verizon IndyCar Series competition after competing in Indy Lights in 2015.
  • Fourth British driver in the last 25 years to move from to have driven full-time in Formula 1 prior to joining the Verizon IndyCar Series in same capacity.
  • Made 35 F1 starts for Marussia team from 2013-14, and became the first rookie to finish every race in his debut season.
  • Has competed in 24 Hours of Le Mans and won races in GP2 Series and British Formula 3 Championship.

OFF TRACK

  • Enjoys fitness training, golf and music.
  • Considers himself organized and tidy, which “is unusual for someone my age”
  • Older brother, Tom, is also a racing driver who currently competes in the World Touring Car Championship
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CAREER STATS
YEAR SERIES STARTS WINS POLES** TOP 5 TOP 10 LAPS LED RAF
2016 Verizon IndyCar Series 16 0 0 0 2 2 14
Total 16 0 0 0 2 2 14
YEAR SERIES STARTS WINS POLES** TOP 5 TOP 10 LAPS LED RAF
2015 Indy Lights 14 1 3 10 11 89 12

** Includes all poles, including those awarded based on entrant points

RAF = Running at Finish


Chip Ganassi Racing

Chip Ganassi has been a fixture in the auto racing industry for over 25 years and is considered one of the most successful as well as innovative owners the sport has anywhere in the world. Today his teams include four cars in the Verizon IndyCar Series, two cars in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, one car in the NASCAR XFINITY Series, two factory Ford GT’s in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, two factory Ford GT’s in the FIA World Endurance Championship and two Supercars in Red Bull Global Rallycross. Overall his teams have 18 championships and 170 victories, including four Indianapolis 500s, a Daytona 500, a Brickyard 400 and six Rolex 24 At Daytonas and the 12 Hours of Sebring. Ganassi boasts state-of-the-art race shop facilities in Indianapolis and Concord, N.C., with a corporate office in Pittsburgh, Penn.

Team Website chipganassiracing.com/

Max's Road To Indy

  • 2015
    • Finished fifth in Indy Lights for Carlin despite missing Toronto rounds due to conflict
    • Won from pole at Iowa Speedway and Laguna Seca
    • Competed in 24 Hours of Le Mans for Nissan in LMP 1 Class.
  • 2014
    • Competed in Formula 1.
  • 2013
    • Competed in Formula 1.
    • Completed every race in rookie season.
  • 2012
    • Finished fourth overall in GP2 Series.
    • Recorded 2 wins, 4 podiums, 2 pole positions, 1 fastest lap.
  • 2011
    • Competed in GP2 Series.
  • 2010
    • Competed in GP2 Series.
  • 2009
    • Finished fourth overall in British F3.
    • Recorded 1 win, 5 podiums, 4 pole positions, 2 fastest laps.
  • 2001
    • Began karting at the age of 10.