Richard Bradley (racing driver)

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Richard Bradley
NationalityBritish
Born (1991-08-17) 17 August 1991 (age 28)
Super Formula career
Debut season2013
Current teamKCMG
Car number18
Previous series
2012
201112
2010
FIA European F3 Championship
All-Japan Formula Three
Formula BMW Pacific
Championship titles
2010Formula BMW Pacific

Richard Bradley (born 17 August 1991) is a British racing driver. Bradley currently resides at Bangkok and raced under Singaporean racing license in Formula BMW Pacific and in the All-Japan Formula Three Championship.[1]

Career[edit]

Karting[edit]

Bradley began his racing career in karting at the age of eleven and raced in various international championships, progressing to KF1 category in 2008, finishing eighth in the CIK-FIA European Championship.[2]

Formula BMW Pacific[edit]

In 2010, Bradley graduated to single–seaters into the Formula BMW Pacific series in Asia, joining Eurasia Motorsport and racing under a Singaporean racing licence. He dominated from the opening round at Sepang and achieved seven wins on his way to both championship and Rookie titles.[3]

Formula Three[edit]

In 2011, Bradley graduated to the All-Japan Formula Three Championship with Petronas Team TOM'S.[4] He finished fifth with two podiums.[5] During the season he also appeared in the Pau and Macau rounds of the FIA Formula 3 International Trophy.[6][7]

For the next year Bradley continued in All-Japan Formula Three Championship with TOM'S. He scored six podiums and progressed to the fourth place in the championship standings.[8] Also he contested in the Spa round of the FIA European Formula 3 Championship. Bradley also contested the end of year Formula Nippon test for Petronas Team TOM'S.

Super Formula[edit]

Bradley will make his debut in the Super Formula in 2013 with KCMG.[9]

Racing record[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles FLaps Podiums Points Position
2010 Formula BMW Pacific Eurasia Motorsport 15 7 2 3 9 217 1st
2011 Japanese Formula 3 Championship Petronas Team TOM'S 14 0 0 0 2 36 5th
Macau Grand Prix 1 0 0 0 0 N/A 9th
FIA Formula 3 International Trophy 2 0 0 0 0 0 NC†
Carlin 1 0 0 0 0
2012 Japanese Formula 3 Championship Petronas Team TOM'S 15 0 0 1 6 52 4th
FIA Formula 3 European Championship Carlin 2 0 0 0 0 6 19th
2013 Super Formula KCMG 7 0 0 0 0 0 NC
Asian Le Mans Series 1 1 0 0 1 40 5th
Craft Racing 1 0 0 0 1
FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 KCMG 1 0 0 0 0 0 NC†
2014 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 KCMG 8 3 1 0 6 130 3rd
24 Hours of Le Mans - LMP2 1 0 0 0 0 N/A DNF
2015 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 KCMG 8 2 2 0 6 155 2nd
24 Hours of Le Mans - LMP2 1 1 1 0 1 N/A 1st
European Le Mans Series Eurasia Motorsport 1 0 0 0 0 0 21st
2016 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 Manor 8 0 1 0 1 33 17th
24 Hours of Le Mans - LMP2 KCMG 1 0 0 0 0 N/A DNF
WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - PC Starworks Motorsport 5 0 0 0 1 110 15th
2017 European Le Mans Series Graff 6 2 0 1 2 86 3rd
24 Hours of Le Mans - LMP2 1 0 0 0 0 N/A 5th
Michelin Le Mans Cup 1 0 0 0 0 5 31st
Win Motorsport 2 0 0 0 0
2017-18 Asian Le Mans Series - LMP3 WIN Motorsport 4 0 0 0 2 40 5th
2018 Super GT - GT300 Dijon Racing 5 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2019 European Le Mans Series Duqueine Engineering 5 0 0 0 1 45 8th*

† – As Bradley was a guest driver, he was ineligible for points. * Season still in progress.

Complete Super Formula Results[edit]

(Races in bold indicate pole position)

Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 DC Points
2013 KCMG SUZ
19
AUT
Ret
FUJ
Ret
MOT
14
SUG
Ret
SUZ
13
SUZ
18
21st 0

Complete FIA World Endurance Championship results[edit]

Year Entrant Class Car Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Rank Points
2013 KCMG LMP2 Morgan LMP2 Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8 SIL SPA LMS SÃO COA FUJ
6
SHA BHR NC† 0†
2014 KCMG LMP2 Oreca 03 Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8 SIL
2
SPA
2
3rd 130
Oreca 03R LMS
Ret
COA
1
FUJ
2
SHA
Ret
BHR
1
SÃO
1
2015 KCMG LMP2 Oreca 05 Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8 SIL
4
SPA
3
LMS
1
NÜR
1
COA
2
FUJ
Ret
SHA
3
BHR
2
2nd 155
2016 Manor LMP2 Oreca 05 Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8 SIL
6
SPA
3
LMS NÜR
Ret
MEX
Ret
COA
Ret
FUJ
7
SHA
9
BHR
10
17th 33

As Bradley was a guest driver, he was ineligible for points.

24 Hours of Le Mans results[edit]

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
2014 Hong Kong KCMG United Kingdom Matthew Howson
Switzerland Alexandre Imperatori
Oreca 03R-Nissan LMP2 87 DNF DNF
2015 Hong Kong KCMG United Kingdom Matthew Howson
France Nicolas Lapierre
Oreca 05-Nissan LMP2 358 9th 1st
2016 Hong Kong KCMG United Kingdom Matthew Howson
Japan Tsugio Matsuda
Oreca 05-Nissan LMP2 116 DNF DNF
2017 France Graff Australia James Allen
France Franck Matelli
Oreca 07-Gibson LMP2 361 6th 5th

Complete European Le Mans Series results[edit]

Year Entrant Class Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 Rank Points
2015 Eurasia Motorsport LMP2 Oreca 03R Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8 SIL IMO RBR LEC
Ret
EST 21st 0
2017 Graff LMP2 Oreca 07 Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8 SIL
4
MNZ
8
RBR
4
LEC
6
SPA
1
ALG
1
3rd 86
2019 Duqueine Engineering LMP2 Oreca 07 Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8 LEC
3
MNZ
6
CAT
4
SIL
Ret
SPA
5
ALG
8th* 45*

* Season still in progress.

Complete WeatherTech SportsCar Championship results[edit]

(key)(Races in bold indicate pole position, Results are overall/class)

Year Entrant Class Make Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Rank Points
2016 Starworks Motorsport PC Oreca FLM09 Chevrolet LS3 6.2 V8 DAY SEB LBH LAG DET WGL
3
MOS
7
LIM ROA
9†
COA
8
PET
4
15th 110

Bradley did not complete sufficient laps in order to score points.

Complete Super GT 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 Pos. Pts
2018 Dijon Racing Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 GT300 OKA FUJ
21
SUZ
22
CHA FUJ
18
SUG AUT
28
MOT
26
NC 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile". richardbradleymotorsport.com. Richard Bradley. Archived from the original on 15 November 2013. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  2. ^ "CIK-FIA European Championship – SKF & KF1 2009". drivedb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  3. ^ "Formula BMW Pacific 2010". Driver Database. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  4. ^ 開幕ラウンド占有走行 [Travel round the opening possession]. All-Japan Formula Three Championship (in Japanese). Japanese Formula 3 Association. 13 May 2011. Retrieved 14 June 2011.
  5. ^ "Japanese Formula 3 Championship – Championship Class 2011". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  6. ^ "Cars admitted" (PDF). Grand Prix de Pau. Alkamel Systems. Archived from the original (PDF) on 17 August 2011. Retrieved 21 May 2011.
  7. ^ "Formula 3 Macau Grand Prix Provisional Entry List". macau.grandprix.gov.mo. Macau Grand Prix. 6 October 2011. Archived from the original on 18 November 2011. Retrieved 6 October 2011.
  8. ^ "Japanese Formula 3 Championship – Championship Class 2012". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 13 March 2013.
  9. ^ "KCMG unveils Richard Bradley as Super Formula driver for 2013". KCMG. 25 February 2013. Retrieved 13 March 2013.

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Rio Haryanto
Formula BMW Pacific
Champion

2010
Succeeded by
Lucas Auer
(JK Racing Asia Series)