RACING DRIVER

Nigel Mansell

1953 - Today

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Nigel Ernest James Mansell, (; born 8 August 1953) is a British former racing driver who won both the Formula One World Championship (1992) and the CART Indy Car World Series (1993). Mansell was the reigning F1 champion when he moved over to CART, becoming the first person to win the CART title in his debut season, and making him the only person to hold both the World Drivers' Championship and the American open-wheel National Championship simultaneously. His career in Formula One spanned 15 seasons, with his final two full seasons of top-level racing being spent in the CART series. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nigel Mansell has received more than 1,779,447 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia. Nigel Mansell is the 25th most popular racing driver (down from 22nd in 2019), the 529th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 507th in 2019) and the 7th most popular British Racing Driver.

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Among RACING DRIVERS

Among racing drivers, Nigel Mansell ranks 25 out of 888. Before him are Graham Hill, Gilles Villeneuve, Jack Brabham, Nelson Piquet, Ronnie Peterson, and Clay Regazzoni. After him are Carlos Reutemann, Jacky Ickx, Giacomo Agostini, John Surtees, Mike Hawthorn, and Mario Andretti.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1953, Nigel Mansell ranks 23Before him are Mike Oldfield, Paul Allen, John Malkovich, Hulk Hogan, Teresa Teng, and Peter Stormare. After him are Malcolm Young, Benazir Bhutto, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, Cyndi Lauper, and Fatih Terim.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Nigel Mansell ranks 529 out of 6,924. Before him are Daphne du Maurier (1907), James II of Scotland (1430), John Franklin (1786), Princess Victoria of Hesse and by Rhine (1863), Richard Francis Burton (1821), and James Clark Ross (1800). After him are Gordon Banks (1937), James III of Scotland (1451), Edmund Ironside (993), A. S. Neill (1883), Bob Hoskins (1942), and Alice Liddell (1852).

Among RACING DRIVERS In United Kingdom

Among racing drivers born in United Kingdom, Nigel Mansell ranks 7Before him are James Hunt (1947), Ken Miles (1918), Jackie Stewart (1939), Jim Clark (1936), Stirling Moss (1929), and Graham Hill (1929). After him are John Surtees (1934), Mike Hawthorn (1929), Damon Hill (1960), Mike Hailwood (1940), Lewis Hamilton (1985), and Piers Courage (1942).

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