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Flag of Italy Franco Cortese

nationality Italian born February 10, 1903 hometown Oggebbio died November 13, 1986 place of death Milan

Career summary

Helmet of Franco Cortese
Races entered22
Wins1
Podiums5
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage4.5%
Podium percentage22.7%

Racing highlights

19502ndMille Miglia Italy, Group S2.0
19493rdFormula 2, X Gran Premio di Roma, Italy
19471stSehab Almaz Bey Trophy, Cairo
19402ndTarga Florio
19332ndMille Miglia Italy
19332ndMille Miglia Italy - S/TP+1.5

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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.

19562 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19551 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19531 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19511 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19502 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19492 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19472 races1 win1 podium? pole position? fastest race laps
19402 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19381 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19373 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19361 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19331 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19301 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19291 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
19271 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Franco Cortese

195611thIV Gran Premio Supercortemaggiore, Italy
Franco Cortese
Car: Ferrari 500 Mondial
195611thII Gran Premio Internacional de Venezuela
Franco Cortese
Car: Ferrari 500 Testa Rossa
195539a Targa Florio
Car: Ferrari 500 Mondial
1953I Gran Premio Supercortemaggiore, Italy
Car: Ferrari 166 MM/53
1951Formula 2, IV Gran Premio dell'Autodromo di Monza, Italy
Scuderia Ambrosiana
Car: Ferrari 166 F2
19502ndMille Miglia Italy, Group S2.0
Car: Frazer Nash Le Mans Replica
19505thFormula 1, IV Gran Premio di Bari Italy
Franco Cortese
Car: Ferrari 166 S
19493rdFormula 2, X Gran Premio di Roma, Italy
1 race. 0 wins. 1 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Ferrari
Car: Ferrari 166 SC
19495thFormula 2, II Gran Premio dell'Autodromo di Monza, Italy
Car: Ferrari 166 F2
19471stSehab Almaz Bey Trophy, Cairo
Car: Cisitalia D46
19405thXIV° Gran Premio di Tripoli
Officine A. Maserati
Car: Maserati 4CL 1.5L
19402ndXXXI° Targa Florio
Officine A. Maserati
Car: Maserati 4CL 1.5L
193814thAIACR European Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Ambrosiana
Car: Maserati
193730thAIACR European Championship
1 race. 0 wins. 0 podiums. 0 pole positions. 0 fastest race laps.
Scuderia Maremmana
Car: Maserati 6CM
193716thXI Gran Premio Di Tripoli
Scuderia Ambrosiana
Car: Maserati 6CM
19377thTunis Grand Prix
Car: Alfa Romeo 6C 2300
1936X° Gran Premio di Tripoli
Car: Alfa Romeo Tipo B/P3
19332ndMille Miglia Italy
Car: Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Monza
19332ndMille Miglia Italy - S/TP+1.5
Car: Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 Monza
19304thMille Miglia Italy
Car: Alfa Romeo 6C 1750GS Spider
19299thMille Miglia Italy
Car: Alfa Romeo 6C 1750SS Spider
19278thMille Miglia Italy
Car: Itala 61

Karting details – the karting career of Franco Cortese

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