Jakub Kornfeil

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Jakub Kornfeil
Jakub Kornfeil.jpg
Kornfeil at the 2010 Dutch TT
Nationality Czech Republic Czech
Born (1993-04-08) 8 April 1993 (age 24)
Kyjov, Czech Republic
Current team Peugeot MC Saxoprint
Bike number 84
Motorcycle racing career statistics
Moto3 World Championship
Active years 20122016
Manufacturers FTR Honda, Kalex KTM, KTM, Honda
Championships 0
2016 championship position 8th (112 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
89 0 3 0 2 437
125cc World Championship
Active years 20092011
Manufacturers Loncin, Aprilia
Championships 0
2011 championship position 12th (72 pts)
Starts Wins Podiums Poles F. laps Points
39 0 0 0 0 100

Jakub Kornfeil (born 8 April 1993) is a Grand Prix motorcycle racer from the Czech Republic. He currently competes in the Moto3 World Championship.

Career[edit]

Early career[edit]

Born in Kyjov, Kornfeil started racing competitively in supermoto from the age of eight years, winning the 65 cc championship in 2002.[1] Championships at national and European level in minibikes followed, as well as the Czech Republic 125GP Championship in 2007, before Kornfeil moved into the Red Bull Rookies Cup in 2008. Kornfeil finished eight of the season's ten races in the top ten places, as he finished ninth overall, tying on points with Daniel Ruiz.[2] His second season in the championship was more successful, with top-eight finishes in every race, with three wins in the final four races enabling him to overhaul Sturla Fagerhaug by just two points.[3] He also finished fourth in the Italian 125GP championship.

125cc World Championship (2009–2011)[edit]

After securing the Red Bull Rookies Cup, Kornfeil stepped up to Grand Prix level, making five appearances in the class towards the end of the season with the Loncin team, replacing Alexis Masbou.[4] Kornfeil finished four of the races with a best result of 19th at the Malaysian Grand Prix.

Kornfeil and Tomoyoshi Koyama both moved from the Loncin team to make up Racing Team Germany's lineup for the 2010 season.[5] Although Koyama outscored his much less experienced team-mate, Kornfeil amassed 28 points from nine points-scoring finishes to end up 17th in the final championship standings. His best result in the season was a fifth place finish at his home Grand Prix which was held in damp conditions.

Moto3 World Championship (2012–)[edit]

In 2015, Kornfeil achieved his best result with a second place finish in wet conditions at Silverstone. He added another podium finish at Valencia, as he finished twelfth in the final championship standings. In 2016, Kornfeil achieved his best result in championship with an 8th place, he added another podium finish in Malaysia.

Career statistics[edit]

Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup[edit]

(key)

Season 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pos. Pts
2008 ESP 1
8
ESP 2
9
POR
19
FRA
9
ITA
6
GBR
7
NED
10
GER
Ret
CZE 1
10
CZE 2
6
9th 63
2009 JER 1
8
JER 2
6
MUG
2
ASS
5
SAC
1
DON
1
BRN 1
8
BRN 2
1
1st 132

By season[edit]

Season Class Motorcycle Team Race Win Podium Pole FLap Pts Plcd
2009 125cc Loncin Loncin Racing 5 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2010 125cc Aprilia Racing Team Germany 17 0 0 0 0 28 17th
2011 125cc Aprilia Ongetta-Centro Seta 17 0 0 0 0 72 12th
2012 Moto3 FTR Honda Redox-Ongetta-Centro Seta 17 0 0 0 1 71 15th
2013 Moto3 Kalex KTM Redox-RW Racing GP 17 0 0 0 0 68 11th
2014 Moto3 KTM Calvo Team 18 0 0 0 1 97 12th
2015 Moto3 KTM Drive M7 SIC 18 0 2 0 0 89 12th
2016 Moto3 Honda Drive M7 SIC Racing Team 18 0 1 0 0 112 8th
2017 Moto3 Peugeot Peugeot MC Saxoprint 1 0 0 0 0 0* NC*
Total 128 0 3 0 2 537

* Season still in progress.

By class[edit]

Class Seasons 1st GP 1st Pod 1st Win Race Win Podiums Pole FLap Pts WChmp
125cc 2009–2011 2009 San Marino 39 0 0 0 0 100 0
Moto3 2012–2017 2012 Qatar 2015 Great Britain 89 0 3 0 2 437 0
Total 2009–2017 128 0 3 0 2 537 0

Races by year[edit]

(key)

Year Class Bike 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Pos. Pts
2009 125cc Loncin QAT JPN SPA FRA ITA CAT NED GER GBR CZE IND RSM
28
POR
25
AUS
23
MAL
19
VAL
Ret
NC 0
2010 125cc Aprilia QAT
19
SPA
14
FRA
19
ITA
17
GBR
20
NED
15
CAT
16
GER
17
CZE
5
IND
14
RSM
16
ARA
14
JPN
Ret
MAL
14
AUS
14
POR
11
VAL
15
17th 28
2011 125cc Aprilia QAT
23
SPA
7
POR
13
FRA
21
CAT
10
GBR
9
NED
16
ITA
10
GER
13
CZE
7
IND
10
RSM
12
ARA
13
JPN
11
AUS
13
MAL
8
VAL
24
12th 72
2012 Moto3 FTR Honda QAT
15
SPA
Ret
POR
10
FRA
Ret
CAT
11
GBR
11
NED
13
GER
10
ITA
8
IND
8
CZE
6
RSM
15
ARA
11
JPN
15
MAL
16
AUS
13
VAL
7
15th 71
2013 Moto3 Kalex KTM QAT
22
AME
10
SPA
5
FRA
6
ITA
Ret
CAT
Ret
NED
16
GER
11
IND
10
CZE
8
GBR
9
RSM
13
ARA
Ret
MAL
13
AUS
12
JPN
11
VAL
16
11th 68
2014 Moto3 KTM QAT
6
AME
5
ARG
20
SPA
6
FRA
10
ITA
Ret
CAT
15
NED
11
GER
11
IND
10
CZE
14
GBR
5
RSM
17
ARA
5
JPN
Ret
AUS
8
MAL
8
VAL
13
12th 97
2015 Moto3 KTM QAT
17
AME
11
ARG
14
SPA
Ret
FRA
6
ITA
16
CAT
Ret
NED
20
GER
14
IND
22
CZE
9
GBR
2
RSM
17
ARA
14
JPN
12
AUS
5
MAL
6
VAL
3
12th 89
2016 Moto3 Honda QAT
10
ARG
9
AME
11
SPA
5
FRA
9
ITA
17
CAT
10
NED
13
GER
4
AUT
19
CZE
6
GBR
15
RSM
5
ARA
Ret
JPN
13
AUS
Ret
MAL
2
VAL
7
8th 112
2017 Moto3 Peugeot QAT
20
NC* 0*

* Season still in progress.

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
J. D. Beach
Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup
Champion

2009
Succeeded by
Jacob Gagne