Nicki Thiim

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Nicki Thiim
Nationality  Danish
Born (1989-04-17) 17 April 1989 (age 25)
Sønderborg (Denmark)
Related to Kurt Thiim (father)
2014 Porsche Supercup
Debut season 2011
Current team Attempto Racing
Car no. 2
Former teams MRS Team
Starts 20
Wins 3
Poles 3
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 1st in 2013
Previous series
2009 Porsche Carrera Cup Germany

Nicki Thiim (born 17 April 1989 in Sønderborg, Denmark) is a professional Danish racecar driver.

After competing in karting, Thiim won the 2006 Danish Formula Ford Championship. In 2007 he switched to touring car racing, where he finished 5th in the Seat León Supercopa Germany and raced a BMW 3 Series in the Danish Touring Car Championship.[1] The driver won the 2008 Seat León Supercopa Germany with 8 wins in 16 races.

Thiim advanced to the Porsche Carrera Cup Germany in 2009, finishing 5th. He also won the SP3T class at the 24 Hours of Nürburgring driving a works Volkswagen Scirocco.[2]

Thiim finished 4th in the 2011 Porsche Carrera Cup Germany, collecting a win and four podiums.

In 2012, Thiim raced in the Porsche Supercup and Porsche Carrera Cup Germany, finishing 3rd in both. He also got three podiums in the ADAC GT Masters driving a Porsche 911. The driver continued in both the Porsche Supercup and Porsche Carrera Cup Germany in 2013.

After the tragic crash at the 24 Heures du Mans that claimed the life of Aston Martin Racing Young Driver team driver Allan Simonsen, Thiim was the replacement driver for the #95 car for the next three races in the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship season.

Racing record[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Car No. Races Poles Wins FLaps Points Position
2009 Porsche Carrera Cup Germany Attempto Racing Team 66 9 0 0 1 158 6th
2011 Porsche Supercup Attempto Racing 11 1 0 0 0 0 NC
SANITEC Aquiles MRS Team 8 2 0 0 0 0
2012 Porsche Supercup Hermes Attempto Racing 22 11 1 1 0 123 3rd
2013 Porsche Supercup Attempto Racing 2 9 3 4 1 140 1st

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
2011 Attempto Racing TUR
ESP
MON
NNS
Ret
GBR
NÜR
HUN
NC 0
SANITEC Aquiles MRS Team BEL
14
ITA
11
UAE
UAE
2012 Hermes Attempto Racing BHR
7
BHR
6
MON
Ret
VAL
4
GBR
8
GER
5
HUN
4
HUN
2
BEL
1
ITA
3
3rd 123
2013 Attempto Racing ESP
2
MON
8
GBR
1
GER
2
HUN
8
BEL
8
ITA
1
UAE
1
UAE
1
1st 140
2014 Lechner Racing Team ESP MON AUT GBR
20
GER
1
HUN
2
BEL
ITA
USA
USA
10th* 38*

24 Hours of Le Mans results[edit]

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
2014 United Kingdom Aston Martin Racing Denmark David Heinemeier Hansson
Denmark Kristian Poulsen
Aston Martin Vantage GTE GTE
Am
334 17th 1st

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kurt Thiim replaced by Nicki Thiim - Touring Car Times, 13 August 2007
  2. ^ Volkswagen Scirocco shows class at Nürburgring - Ausringers, 25 May 2009

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
René Rast
Porsche Supercup
Champion

2013
Succeeded by
Incumbent