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Helmet of Albert Costa Balboa
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Flag of Spain Albert Costa Balboa

nationality Spanish age 27 years old born May 2, 1990 hometown Barcelona height 172 cm (5' 8")

Racing highlights

20173rdInternational GT Open - GT3 PRO
20121stMégane Trophy Eurocup
20091stFormula Renault 2.0 Eurocup
20091stFormula Renault 2.0 WEC

Racing career summary

Races entered140
Wins24
Podiums48
Pole positions27
Fastest laps29
Race win percentage17.1%
Podium percentage34.3%

Karting highlights

20051stItalian Open Masters ICA Junior
20052ndSouth Garda Winter Cup ICA Junior

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.

2017Racing22 races4 wins7 podiums4 pole position5 fastest race laps
2016Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing14 races7 wins11 podiums8 pole position6 fastest race laps
2011Racing17 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2010Racing17 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing28 races12 wins19 podiums13 pole position16 fastest race laps
2008Racing29 races0 wins4 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2007Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2005KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
2004KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Albert Costa Balboa

2017 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro

PositionPointsTeam
28th1Emil Frey Jaguar Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Emil Frey Jaguar G3Pirelli
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup - Pro 2017.

2017 International GT Open - GT3 PRO

PositionPointsTeam
3rd98Emil Frey Lexus Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
144745
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC-F GT3
Click to show race results for International GT Open - GT3 PRO 2017.

2017 ADAC GT Masters

PositionPointsTeam
32nd14Callaway Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevrolet Corvette C7 GT3Pirelli
Click to show race results for ADAC GT Masters 2017.

2017 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup - Overall

PositionPointsTeam
0Emil Frey Lexus Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lexus RC F GT3
Click to show race results for Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup - Overall 2017.

2016 Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Overall

PositionPointsTeam
0Emil Frey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Emil Frey Jaguar G3
Click to show race results for Blancpain Endurance Series - GT3 Overall 2016.

2012 Mégane Trophy Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
1st251Oregon Team-1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1471186
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault Megane
Click to show race results for Mégane Trophy Eurocup 2012.

2011 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
4th151EPIC Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
171411
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara T08Nissan VQ35Michelin
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2011.

2010 Formula Renault 3.5 Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th78Epsilon Euskadi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
170300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara T08Nissan VQ35Michelin
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 3.5 Series 2010.

2009 Formula Renault 2.0 WEC

PositionPointsTeam
1st173Epsilon Euskadi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1489810
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 WEC 2009.

2009 Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
1st138Epsilon Euskadi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1441056
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000Renault
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup 2009.

2008 Formula Renault 2.0 WEC

PositionPointsTeam
5th85Epsilon Euskadi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150410
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000 (Renault)
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 WEC 2008.

2008 Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup

PositionPointsTeam
8th35Epsilon Euskadi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus FR2000Renault
Click to show race results for Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup 2008.

2007 Formula 3 Britain National Class

PositionPointsTeam
11th33Räikkönen Robertson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F304 (Mugen Honda)
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Britain National Class 2007.

2006 South Garda Winter Cup ICA

PositionPointsTeam
21st0

2006 Andrea Margutti Trophy - ICA

PositionPointsTeam
30th0

2006 CIK Asian-Pacific Championship ICA

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Genikart-LTP
KartEngineTyres
FA Kart (Vortex)

2006 Italian Open Masters ICA

PositionPointsTeam
17th28

2006 World Cup ICA

PositionPointsTeam
30th0DR Srl
KartEngineTyres
CRG (Maxter)

2006 36° Torneo Industrie - ICA

PositionPointsTeam
6th70

2005 European Championship ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
29th0Genikart-LTP
KartEngineTyres
Intrepid (Parilla)

2005 Italian Open Masters ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
1st67

2005 Andrea Margutti Trophy - ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
27th0MGM Racing

2005 Spanish Championship ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
7th123

2005 Copa Campeones Trophy ICA

PositionPointsTeam
7th0

2005 South Garda Winter Cup ICA Junior

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0

2004 Copa Campeones Trophy Junior

PositionPointsTeam
7th0


DriverDB Rating graph

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