BTCC pole positions - Drivers

  Note: Data valid for period between 21st Mar 1981 and 8th Oct 2022
Rank Driver Poles Sessions Percent
  Jason PLATO 50 305 16.4
  Andy ROUSE 46 152 30.3
  Rickard RYDELL 41 161 25.5
  Alain MENU 33 194 17.0
  James THOMPSON 28 224 12.5
  Colin TURKINGTON 27 188 14.4
  Yvan MULLER 19 150 12.7
  Anthony REID 17 147 11.6
  Matt NEAL 17 377 4.5
  David LESLIE 16 201 8.0
  Steve SOPER 14 94 14.9
  Robb GRAVETT 13 149 8.7
  Gordon SHEDDEN 12 136 8.8
  Joachim WINKELHOCK 12 52 23.1
  John CLELAND 12 200 6.0
  Win PERCY 11 54 20.4
  Laurent AÏELLO 10 26 38.5
  Tom CHILTON 10 167 6.0
  Dave BRODIE 8 53 15.1
  Frank BIELA 8 49 16.3
  Jeff ALLAM 8 101 7.9
  Andrew JORDAN 7 122 5.7
  Andy PRIAULX 7 31 22.6
  Ashley SUTTON 7 70 10.0
  Gabriele TARQUINI 7 76 9.2
  Sam TORDOFF 7 59 11.9
  Jack GOFF 6 89 6.7
  Tom INGRAM 6 90 6.7
  Mat JACKSON 5 117 4.3
  Peter LOVETT 5 31 16.1
  Rory BUTCHER 5 54 9.3
  Tom ONSLOW-COLE 5 66 7.6
  Vince WOODMAN 5 32 15.6
  Will HOY 5 173 2.9
  Dan CAMMISH 4 41 9.8
  Darren TURNER 4 25 16.0
  Paul RADISICH 4 121 3.3
  Chris HODGETTS 3 98 3.1
  Josh COOK 3 80 3.8
  Phil BENNETT 3 54 5.6
  Tim HARVEY 3 236 1.3
  Tom KRISTENSEN 3 24 12.5
  Alex MACDOWALL 2 20 10.0
  Daniel ROWBOTTOM 2 30 6.7
  Fabrizio GIOVANARDI 2 51 3.9
  Gareth HOWELL 2 52 3.8
  Giampiero SIMONI 2 27 7.4
  Gordon SPICE 2 27 7.4
  Jake HILL 2 67 3.0
  Mike O'BRIEN 2 43 4.7
  Peter HALL 2 39 5.1
  Rob AUSTIN 2 79 2.5
  Senna PROCTOR 2 49 4.1
  Tim SUGDEN 2 55 3.6
  Tony POND 2 14 14.3
  Warren HUGHES 2 36 5.6
  Adam MORGAN 1 110 0.9
  Aiden MOFFAT 1 93 1.1
  Alan MORRISON 1 58 1.7
  Barry SHEENE 1 14 7.1
  Brett SMITH 1 16 6.3
  Dan EAVES 1 83 1.2
  David NEWSHAM 1 61 1.6
  David SEARS 1 8 12.5
  Dennis LEECH 1 67 1.5
  Frank SYTNER 1 83 1.2
  Frank WRATHALL 1 30 3.3
  Hans-Joachim STUCK 1 3 33.3
  James COLE 1 51 2.0
  James WEAVER 1 30 3.3
  Jean-Louis SCHLESSER 1 4 25.0
  Jeff SMITH 1 54 1.9
  John BINTCLIFFE 1 74 1.4
  Jonathan PALMER 1 14 7.1
  Julian BAILEY 1 58 1.7
  Karl JONES 1 39 2.6
  Kieth O'DOR 1 51 2.0
  Martin BRUNDLE 1 12 8.3
  Matt SIMPSON 1 41 2.4
  Mike NEWMAN 1 78 1.3
  Mike SMITH 1 32 3.1
  Neil MCGRATH 1 37 2.7
  Patrick WATTS 1 140 0.7
  Rad DOUGALL 1 9 11.1
  Roberto RAVAGLIA 1 29 3.4
  Stephen JELLEY 1 80 1.3
  Stig BLOMQVIST 1 1 100.0
  Árón TAYLOR-SMITH 1 81 1.2