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Flag of Italy Alex Zanardi

full name Alessandro Zanardi nationality Italian age 47 years old born October 23, 1966 hometown Castel Maggiora

Career summary

Helmet of Alex Zanardi
Races entered302
Wins37
Podiums65
Pole positions27
Fastest laps33
Race win percentage12.3%
Podium percentage21.5%
National ranking59th

Racing highlights

20051stItalian Super Touring Car Championship
20053rdEuropean Touring Car Cup - S2000
19981stChamp Car World Series
19971stChamp Car World Series
19963rdChamp Car World Series
19912ndFormula 3000 International
19902ndFormula 3 Italy
19901stFormula 3 European Cup

Karting highlights

19871stEuropean Championship Formula Super A
19871stEuropean Championship Formula K
19872ndEuropean Championship 100cc
19861stItalian Championship 100 A National
19851stItalian Championship 100 A National

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

20144 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200923 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200824 races1 win3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
200721 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position2 fastest race laps
200626 races5 wins7 podiums5 pole position2 fastest race laps
200523 races10 wins12 podiums4 pole position6 fastest race laps
200417 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
20032 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
200115 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
199916 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199819 races7 wins15 podiums0 pole position5 fastest race laps
199720 races5 wins7 podiums4 pole position6 fastest race laps
199616 races3 wins6 podiums6 pole position6 fastest race laps
19952 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199410 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199311 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19922 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
199113 races2 wins6 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
199014 races3 wins5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
198915 races0 wins2 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
19889 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Karting. Detailed race statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1986Karting. Detailed race statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1985Karting. Detailed race statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Alex Zanardi

201412thBlancpain Sprint Series Cup
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
ROAL Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
BMW Z4 GT3
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200912thFIA World Touring Car Championship
23 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy/Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si E90
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200813thFIA World Touring Car Championship
24 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 1 pole position. 1 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy-Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si E90
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200715thWorld Touring Car Championship
21 races. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 2 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy-Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si E90
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200611thWorld Touring Car Championship
20 races. 1 win. 3 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy-Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si
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20067thEuropean Touring Car Cup - S2000
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy-Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si
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20065thItalian Super Touring Car Championship
4 races. 4 wins. 4 podiums. 4 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy-Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320si
200510thWorld Touring Car Championship
17 races. 1 win. 2 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy-Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i
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20053rdEuropean Touring Car Cup - S2000
2 races. 1 win. 1 podiums. 1 pole position. 0 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy-Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i
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20051stItalian Super Touring Car Championship
10 races. 8 wins. 9 podiums. 3 pole positions. 6 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i
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200414thEuropean Touring Car Championship
17 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
BMW Team Italy-Spain
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i
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2003European Touring Car Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Ravaglia
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i
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200123rdCART FedEx Championship Series
15 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Mo Nunn Racing
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 01i (Honda)
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1999Formula 1
16 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Winfield Williams
CarEngineTyres
Williams FW21 (Supertec)
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19981stCART FedEx Champ Car World Series
19 races. 7 wins. 15 podiums. 0 pole positions. 5 fastest race laps.
Chip Ganassi Racing
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 98i (Honda)
19971stCART FedEx Champ Car World Series
16 races. 5 wins. 7 podiums. 4 pole positions. 6 fastest race laps.
Target Chip Ganassi
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 97i (Honda)
199712thInternational Race Of Champions
4 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
CarEngineTyres
Pontiac
19963rdPPG Indy Car World Series
16 races. 3 wins. 6 podiums. 6 pole positions. 6 fastest race laps.
Chip Ganassi Racing
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 96i (Honda)
199563rdGlobal GT Championship
2 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Lotus Racing
CarEngineTyres
Lotus Esprit 300
1994Formula 1
10 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Lotus
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 107C, 109 - Mugen-Honda
1994Formula 1 - Test driver
Lotus
1993Formula 1 - Test driver
Benetton
199320thFormula 1
11 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Lotus
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 107B - Ford
1992Formula 1 - Test driver
Benetton
1992Formula 1
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Minardi
CarEngineTyres
Minardi M192 - Lamborghini
199221stItalian Super Touring Car Championship
? races. ? wins. ? podiums. ? pole positions. ? fastest race laps.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 155 GTA
1992Porsche Carrera Cup Germany
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Porsche AG
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera 2
1991Formula 1
3 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Jordan
CarEngineTyres
Jordan 191 - Ford
19912ndFormula 3000 International
10 races. 2 wins. 6 podiums. 3 pole positions. 3 fastest race laps.
Il Barone Rampante
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 91D (Mugen)
1991Formula 1 - Test driver
Footwork
19907thFormula 3 Macau GP
RC Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 390 (Volkswagen)
19902ndFormula 3 Italy
11 races. 2 wins. 4 podiums. 1 pole position. ? fastest race laps.
RC Motorsport Team
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F390 (Alfa Romeo)
19901stFormula 3 European Cup
RC Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F390 (Alfa Romeo)
1990Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix
Started from pole position.
RC Motorsport
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F390 (Alfa Romeo)
1989Formula 3000 International
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Automotive / BVM
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 89D (Judd)
19897thFormula 3 European Cup
Erre 3 Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT33 (Toyota)
1989Formula 3 Macau GP
Intersport Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT33 (Toyota)
19897thFormula 3 Italy
11 races. 0 wins. 2 podiums. 2 pole positions. 1 fastest race laps.
Erre 3 Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT33 (Toyota)
1989Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix
Erre 3 Racing
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT33 (Toyota)
198816thFormula 3 Italy
9 races. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Coperchini
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 388 (Alfa Romeo)


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