Marc Hynes

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Marc Hynes
Marc hynes doningtonpark2014.JPG
Nationality  British
Born (1978-02-26) 26 February 1978 (age 36)
Guildford (England)
2014 British Touring Car Championship
Debut season 2014
Current team Quantel Bifold Racing
Car no. 888
Starts 30
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 18th in 2014
Previous series
2008
2007
2005
2000, 2003
2000

1998–99

1997

1996
1995
V8 Supercars
Porsche Supercup
American Le Mans Series
International Formula 3000
German Formula Three Championship
British Formula Three Championship
British Formula Renault Championship
Formula Vauxhall
Formula Vauxhall Junior
Championship titles
1999

1997

1995
British Formula Three Championship
Formula 3 Masters
British Formula Renault Championship
Formula Vauxhall Junior

Marc Hynes (born 26 February 1978 in Guildford) is a British racing driver, currently driving for Quantel Bifold Racing.[1] with Triple Eight Race Engineering in the British Touring Car Championship.[2]

He won the 1995 British Formula Vauxhall Junior title and the 1997 British Formula Renault title.

He then stepped up to Formula 3 and won the 1999 British Formula Three Championship for Manor Motorsport beating Luciano Burti and Jenson Button into second and third places respectively. He competed in three rounds of the 2000 International Formula 3000 season for the WRT team. He has also tested for the Formula One team British American Racing.

He has also worked as a driver coach for his former team Manor Motorsport. He is now Head of Driver Development at Marussia F1, the Formula One team born out of Manor Motorsport.[3]


Racing record[edit]

Complete International Formula 3000 results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position; races in italics indicate fastest lap.)

Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 DC Points
2000 WRT IMO SIL CAT NUR
DNQ
MON
Ret
MAG
Ret
A1R HOC HUN SPA NC 0
2003 BCN F3000 IMO CAT A1R MON NUR MAG SIL
14
HOC HUN MNZ 28th 0

Complete Porsche Supercup results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 DC Points
2007 Team IRWIN SAS BHR
14
BHR
Ret
CAT
18
MON
21
MAG
6
SIL
16
NÜR
16
HUN
11
IST
12
MZA
10
SPA
12
11th 48

Complete British Touring Car Championship results[edit]

(key) Races in bold indicate pole position (1 point awarded – just in first race) Races in italics indicate fastest lap (1 point awarded) * signifies that driver lead race for at least one lap (1 point awarded)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 DC Pts
2014 Quantel Bifold Racing MG 6 BRH
1

Ret
BRH
2

DSQ
BRH
3

18
DON
1

11
DON
2

23
DON
3

Ret
THR
1

16
THR
2

13
THR
3

15
OUL
1

10
OUL
2

14
OUL
3

13
CRO
1

16
CRO
2

15
CRO
3

Ret
SNE
1

18
SNE
2

10
SNE
3

9
KNO
1

16
KNO
2

23
KNO
3

15
ROC
1

22
ROC
2

16
ROC
3

Ret
SIL
1

8
SIL
2

12
SIL
3

16
BRH
1

12
BRH
2

20
BRH
3

10
18th 54

* Season in progress.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Colin Quantel Bifold Racing (15 March 2014). "Marc Hynes Driver for the Quantel Bifold Racing Team". QuantelBifoldRacing.com. 
  2. ^ Kevin Turner and Ed Straw (4 December 2013). "Marc Hynes to make comeback in BTCC with Triple Eight MG". Autosport.com. Retrieved 11 January 2014. 
  3. ^ http://www.oldracingcars.com/driver/Marc_Hynes
Sporting positions
Preceded by
David Cook
British Formula Renault
UK series champion

1997
Succeeded by
Aluizio Coelho
Preceded by
Mario Haberfeld
British Formula Three
Champion

1999
Succeeded by
Antônio Pizzonia
Preceded by
David Saelens
Formula Three Masters
Winner

1999
Succeeded by
Jonathan Cochet