Oliver Turvey is a British professional racing driver who won the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race in the LMP2 category in 2014 and finished in 2nd place in the event in the following year. He had also finished as a runner-up in the 2006 Formula BMW UK series and the 2008 British Formula 3 Championship and stood in 3rd place in the 2013 European Le Mans Series. Oliver started competing in the all-electric Formula E championship from the 2014-15 season, the championship’s inaugural season. He has also participated as a test driver in the premier Formula One tier for more than a decade after first being selected for the role in 2009.

Sun Sign

Aries

Residence

He splits his time between Monaco and London, England, United Kingdom.

Car Number

3 – Formula E

Formula One Teams

Oliver has raced for McLaren Racing (2009-Present) (Test Driver).

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Affable smile
  • Clean-shaven look
  • Baby-faced
  • Short-cropped, tousled hair

Oliver Turvey Facts

  1. He began his racing career at the age of 8, in 1995, with karts and progressed to the British Cadet Championship in 1999 via which he was selected as a member of the English squad that went on to win that year’s Inter-Nation Karting Championship.
  2. In 2000, he won the Junior Yamaha National Championship after which he competed for a season in Junior TKM. He then won the Junior Rotax British Kart class title in 2002.
  3. When he finished 4th in the 2003 Zip Formula Great Britain series, he was the highest-placed rookie in that tournament.
  4. In 2006, he was honored with the ‘McLaren Autosport BRDC Young Driver of the Year’ award. In 2008, he won the ‘Sports Personality of the Year’ award at the Cumbria Sports Awards; the ‘Dunhill Future Champion Award’ at the Goodwood Festival of Speed; and the ‘British Racing Drivers’ Club National Racing Driver of the Year’ award.

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Facts of Oliver Jonathan Turvey

  • Gender Male
  • full nameOliver Jonathan Turvey
  • middle nameJonathan
  • nicknamesOliver
  • birthplacePenrith, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
  • Date of Birth April 01, 1987
  • Age 34 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Lucky Number 3
  • Lucky Stone Diamond
  • Lucky Color Red
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo
  • ethnicity / ethnic backgroundBritish
  • nationalityAmerican
  • net worth$100.000- $5 Million
  • professionProfessional Racing Driver
  • weight70 kg or 154.5 lbs
  • height5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
  • hair colorLight Brown
  • eye colorGreen
  • body type / buildAthletic
  • collegeFitzwilliam College
  • sistersLucie Turvey

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