Michael Caine (racing driver)

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Michael Caine
Nationality  British
Born (1969-08-13) 13 August 1969 (age 45)
Cambridge (England)
British GT Championship career
Debut season 2001
Current team Oman Air Motorbase
Car no. 1
Starts 20
Wins 2
Poles 1
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 1st in 2012
Previous series
200611 Porsche Carrera Cup GB
Championship titles
2012 British GT Championship

Michael Caine (born 13 August 1969 in Cambridge) is a British auto racing racing driver. He currently competes in the British GT Championship and the British Touring Car Championship. He was the 2012 British GT champion along with Daniele Perfetti.

Racing career[edit]

British Touring Car Championship[edit]

He made his British Touring Car Championship debut for Airwaves Racing at Rockingham in 2011, where he competed for two rounds, scoring a point on his debut.[1]

Caine returned to the BTCC for the 2013 season, beginning with the fifth round of the championship at Croft where he would drive a Ford Focus Mk.III ST for Addison Lee Motorbase.[2]

British GT Championship[edit]

He has previously competed in series such as the Porsche Carrera Cup Great Britain and British GT Championship. For 2012 he returned to the British GT Championship with Motorbase in a Porsche 911 GT3R.[3]

Caine stayed in the championship for 2013, now paired with Ahmad Al Harthy.[4] Caine remained with Motorbase Performance for the 2014 season, now racing an Aston Martin Vantage GT3 alongside Al Harthy in the British GT Championship and with Al Harthy and Stephen Jelley in the Blancpain Endurance Series.[5]

Racing record[edit]

24 Hours of Le Mans results[edit]

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
2003 United Kingdom Dewalt Racesports Salisbury United Kingdom Mike Jordan
United Kingdom Tim Sugden
TVR Tuscan T400R GT 93 DNF DNF
2004 United Kingdom Chamberlain-Synergy Motorsport United Kingdom Bob Berridge
United Kingdom Chris Stockton
TVR Tuscan T400R GT 300 21st 8th

Complete British Touring Car Championship results[edit]

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

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
2011 Airwaves Racing Ford Focus ST BRH
1
BRH
2
BRH
3
DON
1
DON
2
DON
3
THR
1
THR
2
THR
3
OUL
1
OUL
2
OUL
3
CRO
1
CRO
2
CRO
3
SNE
1
SNE
2
SNE
3
KNO
1
KNO
2
KNO
3
ROC
1

10
ROC
2

Ret
ROC
3

20
BRH
1

12
BRH
2

12
BRH
3

12
SIL
1
SIL
2
SIL
3
23rd 1
2013 Addison Lee Motorbase Ford Focus ST Mk.III BRH
1
BRH
2
BRH
3
DON
1
DON
2
DON
3
THR
1
THR
2
THR
3
OUL
1
OUL
2
OUL
3
CRO
1

8
CRO
2

Ret
CRO
3

DNS
SNE
1
SNE
2
SNE
3
KNO
1
KNO
2
KNO
3
ROC
1
ROC
2
ROC
3
SIL
1
SIL
2
SIL
3
BRH
1
BRH
2
BRH
3
22nd 8

Partial British GT Championship results[edit]

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

Year Team Car Class 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 DC Points
2012 Motorbase Performance Porsche 997 GT3-R GT3 OUL
1

6
OUL
2

4
NUR
1

2
NUR
2

3
ROC
1

13
BRH
1

Ret
SNE
1

2
SNE
2

5
SIL
1

3
DON
1

4
1st 130.5
2013 Oman Air Motorbase Porsche 997 GT3-R GT3 OUL
1

4
OUL
2

9
ROC
1

6
SIL
1

8
SNE
1

1
SNE
2

8
BRH
1

7
ZAN
1

1
ZAN
2

9
DON
1

12
5th 97
2014 Oman Racing Team Aston Martin V12 Vantage GT3 GT3 OUL
1

1
OUL
2

7
ROC
1

10
SIL
1

1
SNE
1

8
SNE
2

12
SPA
1

2
SPA
2

10
BRH
1

2
DON
1

4
2nd 138

* Season in progress.

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