Dominik Kraihamer (born 29 November 1989 in Oberndorf) is an Austrian racing driver, who competes in the FIA World Endurance Championship for ByKolles Racing Team.

Career

Kraihamer's racing career began in 2004 in karting, where he found success in the Rotax Max Challenge in his native Austria. In 2008 he was runner-up in the Rotax Max Euro Challenge DD2, and fourth in the grand finals.[1] 2008 also saw the start of his car racing career, contesting the FIA GT3 European Championship in a Lamborghini Gallardo for S-Berg Racing.

In 2009 Kraihamer competed in Formula Le Mans, finishing 13th for Boutsen Energy Racing. The following year he improved to finish fifth in the standings. For 2011 he stepped up to LMP2 with the Boutsen team, finishing fifth in the Le Mans Series. He also made his 24 Hours of Le Mans debut driving an LMP2 Oreca.

In 2012 Kraihamer raced in the LMP1 category of the FIA World Endurance Championship, driving for OAK Racing.

Racing record

24 Hours of Le Mans results

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
2011 France Team Oreca-Matmut France Alexandre Prémat
France David Hallyday
Oreca 03-Nissan LMP2 200 DNF DNF
2012 France OAK Racing France Franck Montagny
Belgium Bertrand Baguette
OAK Pescarolo 01 Evo-Judd LMP1 219 DNF DNF
2013 Czech Republic Lotus Germany Thomas Holzer
Czech Republic Jan Charouz
Lotus T128-Praga LMP2 219 DNF DNF
2014 Switzerland Rebellion Racing Italy Andrea Belicchi
Switzerland Fabio Leimer
Rebellion R-One-Toyota LMP1-L 73 DNF DNF
2015 Switzerland Rebellion Racing Switzerland Alexandre Imperatori
Germany Daniel Abt
Rebellion R-One-AER LMP1 336 18th 9th
2016 Switzerland Rebellion Racing Switzerland Alexandre Imperatori
Switzerland Mathéo Tuscher
Rebellion R-One-AER LMP1 200 DNF DNF
2017 Austria ByKolles Racing Team United Kingdom Oliver Webb
Italy Marco Bonanomi
ENSO CLM P1/01-Nismo LMP1 7 DNF DNF
2018 Austria ByKolles Racing Team United Kingdom Oliver Webb
France Tom Dillmann
ENSO CLM P1/01-Nismo LMP1 65 DNF DNF

Complete FIA World Endurance Championship results

Year Entrant Class Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Rank Pts
2012 OAK Racing LMP1 OAK Pescarolo 01 Judd DB 3.4 L V8 SEB
25
SPA
Ret
LMS
Ret
71st 2
LMP2 Morgan LMP2 Nissan VK45DE 4.5 L V8 SIL
14
SÃO
Ret
BHR
Ret
LMP1 OAK Pescarolo 01 Honda LM-V8 3.4 L V8 FUJ
16
SHA
14
2013 Lotus LMP2 Lotus T128 Praga (Judd) 3.6 L V8 SIL
NC
SPA
6
LMS
Ret
SÃO
Ret
COA
3
FUJ
6
SHA
7
BHR
Ret
9th 37
2014 Rebellion Racing LMP1 Lola B12/60 Toyota RV8KLM 3.4 L V8 SIL
Ret
SPA
Ret
LMS
Ret
COA
Ret
FUJ
10
SHA
8
BHR
6
SÃO
7
17th 19
2015 Rebellion Racing LMP1 Rebellion R-One AER P60 2.4 L Turbo V6 SIL SPA LMS
17
NÜR
Ret
COA
14
FUJ
16
SHA
Ret
BHR
11
25th 2.5
2016 Rebellion Racing LMP1 Rebellion R-One AER P60 2.4 L Turbo V6 SIL
3
SPA
3
LMS
Ret
NÜR
7
MEX
5
COA
7
FUJ
6
SHA
17
BHR
7
7th 66.5
2017 ByKolles Racing Team LMP1 ENSO CLM P1/01 Nismo VRX30A 3.0 L Turbo V6 SIL
Ret
SPA
6
LMS
Ret
NÜR
14
MEX COA FUJ SHA BHR 30th 8.5
2018–19 ByKolles Racing Team LMP1 ENSO CLM P1/01 Nismo VRX30A 3.0 L Turbo V6 SPA
4
LMS
Ret
SIL FUJ SHA SEB SPA LMS 22nd 12

* Season still in progress.

References

  1. ^ "Dominik Kraihamer career statistics". driverdb.com. Retrieved 3 March 2012.

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