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Nick Yelloly
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Driver Details
Nationality Flag of the United Kingdom British
P.o.B. Stafford, UK
D.o.B. 3 December 1990
Date of Death
Début Flag of Spain 2015 Catalunya Feature Race
Titles 0 (19th 2015)
GP2 Series Career
Entries 12 (0 Starts)
Wins Points Poles
0 12 0
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First Win
Teams Flag of Germany Hilmer Motorsport

Nicholas Jon Yelloly (born 3 December 1990) is a British racing driver, who competed in several races of the 2015 FIA GP2 Series with Hilmer Motorsport.[1] A BMW Motorsport factory driver, Yelloly would move into racing Porsches after failing to secure a full time seat in GP2, before moving into Endurance racing in 2018.[2]

Background

Yelloly began his racing career in karting at the age of fourteen, racing in various series until his eighteenth birthday.[2] The winter of 2008 saw the Brit move into the Formula Renault UK Winter Series, finishing his maiden season in fourteenth.[2] Yelloly duly switched to the full FR UK series in 2009, claiming nineteenth in that Championship.[2]

A Slow Burn

Yelloly remained in FR UK for 2010, having finished as runner-up in the Winter Series at the end of 2009.[2] Seventh in the full UK Series saw Yelloly secure a full season seat in the GP3 Series for 2011, although he would only manage one podium finish.[2] Instead, Yelloly would find more joy in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series that season, claiming fourteenth in the Championship despite only attending six races.[2]

Unsurprisingly Yelloly would stay in FR 3.5 for 2012, going on to claim fifth in the Championship with two wins.[2] A return to GP3 followed in 2013, with the Brit improving to seventh in the Championship to secure a third season in 2014.[2] 2014 saw Yelloly finally claim a race win in GP3, although a title bid failed to materialise to leave the Brit in sixth.[2]

GP2 Series History

Post GP2 Series Career

Yelloly secured a seat in the Porsche Carrera Cup Germany for 2016, finishing sixth in his first season in the series.[2] 2017 saw Yelloly challenge for the German title, ultimately finishing runner-up, a feat which he would repeat in 2018.[2] For 2019 Yelloly would sign a deal with BMW Motorsport to become one of their factory drivers, and was duly dispatched to the China GT Series to represent the Bavarian squad.[2]

Full GP2 Series Record

Shown below are a series of tables outlining Nick Yelloly's career in the GP2 Series in statistical form.

GP2 Series Entries

The list below includes all of the teams and cars, as well as overall finishing positions for Nick Yelloly during their GP2 career:

Nick Yelloly's Overall GP2 Series Record
Year Entrant No. Car Pos. Pts.
2015 Flag of Germany Hilmer Motorsport[1] 24 Dallara GP2/11 19th 19

Career Results

Below is a table showing Nick Yelloly's full GP2 Series record.

FIA GP2 Series Record
Year Rounds Pos. Pts.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22
2015 Flag of Bahrain Flag of Spain Flag of Monaco Flag of Austria Flag of the United Kingdom Flag of Hungary Flag of Belgium Flag of Italy Flag of Russia Flag of Bahrain Flag of the United Arab Emirates 19 {{{23}}}
F S F S F S F S F S F S F S F S F S F S F S
Ret 14th 10th 9th 8th Ret 7th 5th Ret 17th Ret 17th 19th CAN

References

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References:
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  2. 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 2.12 'Nick Yelloly', driverdb.com, (DriverDB AB, 2019), https://www.driverdb.com/drivers/nick-yelloly/, (Accessed 09/06/2019)

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