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Superman to New York cop - Coulthard's career in numbers 28 Oct 2008

David Coulthard (GBR) Red Bull Racing celebrates his third position.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 7, Monaco Grand Prix, Race, Monte-Carlo, Monaco, 28 May 2006 David Coulthard (GBR) Red Bull Racing RB4.
Formula One World Championship, Rd 6, Monaco Grand Prix, Qualifying Day, Monte-Carlo, Monaco, Saturday, 24 May 2008

This weekend will mark David Coulthard’s 246th and last Grand Prix start, as the Scottish veteran finally calls time on his competitive Formula One career after a staggering 15 seasons on the grid. To mark the occasion, current employers Red Bull have come up with a few interesting facts and figures about the man…

Prior to the Brazilian Grand Prix, David Coulthard’s:
- taken part in 245 Grands Prix
- had 13 wins, 62 podiums, 18 fastest laps, 12 pole positions
- best championship finish is 2nd in 2001
- scored 535 points
- driven for 3 teams
- started from the front row 37 times
- done 55,400 interviews
- worn 160 race suits, 140 helmets, 85 pairs of gloves, 1 space suit
- middle name is Marshall
- done 31,332 hours of fitness training
- the only man to wear a Superman costume on an F1 podium
- taken 1927 flights
- had 7 team mates
- got his own museum that sells DC ‘baby-grows’
- eaten 432 chickens for lunch
- done 22 fashion shows
- dressed up as a New York policeman once