Nico Hülkenberg raced in Formula One in 2010 with the Williams team. Despite winning the first pole position for Williams in more than five years he was not retained for 2011, and joined Force India as a test and reserve driver. He was promoted to a race seat with the team for the 2012 season, joining Paul di Resta. In 2013 he drove for the Sauber team, with Mexican driver Esteban Gutiérrez as his team-mate. Hülkenberg returned to Force India for the 2014 season. In October 2016, it was confirmed that he will switch to Renault for the 2017 season with hopes of being more competitive. In 2015 he also contested in two rounds of the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship season for Porsche, winning the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans in his first attempt.
Hülkenberg testing for Williams in 2008.
Hülkenberg gained his first pole at the 2010 Brazilian GP
(Races in bold indicate pole position; races in italics indicate fastest lap)
* Season still in progress. † Driver failed to finish the race, but was classified as he had completed more than 90% of the race distance.