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Helmet of Piercarlo Ghinzani

Flag of Italy Piercarlo Ghinzani

nationality Italian age 70 years old born January 16, 1952 hometown Riviera d'Adda, Bergamo

Racing highlights

19791stFormula 3 Italy
19772ndFormula 3 Italy
19771stFormula 3 Europe
19762ndFormula 3 Italy
19733rdFormula Italia

Racing career summary

Races entered168
Wins14
Podiums31
Pole positions3
Fastest laps4
Race win percentage8.3%
Podium percentage18.5%

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.

1989Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing15 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing19 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing14 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing14 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1982Racing7 races1 win1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1981Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing9 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing7 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1978Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1977Racing21 races5 wins14 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1976Racing6 races2 wins9 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing? races3 wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Piercarlo Ghinzani

1989 FIA Formula One World Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Osella Squadra Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Osella FA1M89Cosworth DFR 3.5Pirelli

1988 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0West Zakspeed Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Zakspeed 881Zakspeed 1.5 turboGoodyear

1987 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Ligier Loto
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS29BMegatron 1.5 turboGoodyear
Ligier JS29CMegatron 1.5 turboGoodyear

1987 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Joest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962CPorsche 2.8 turboGoodyear

1986 Formula 1 World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Osella Squadra Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Osella FA1FAlfa Romeo 1.5 turboPirelli
Osella FA1HAlfa Romeo 1.5 turboPirelli
Osella FA1GAlfa Romeo 1.5 turboPirelli

1986 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
23rd20Joest Racing, Luigi Taverna Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956Porsche 2.8 turboGoodyear
Alba AR3Cosworth DFL 3.3Avon
Porsche 956Porsche 2.6 turboGoodyear

1986 All Japan Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th20Joest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1986 FIA Cup for Group C2 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Techno Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alba AR3Cosworth DFL 3.3Avon

1985 Formula 1 World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Osella Squadra Corse, Toleman Group Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Osella FA1GAlfa Romeo 1.5 turboPirelli
Osella FA1FAlfa Romeo 1.5 turboPirelli
Toleman TG185Hart 1.5 turboPirelli

1984 Formula 1 World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
19th2Osella Squadra Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Osella FA1FAlfa Romeo 1.5 turboPirelli

1983 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Osella Squadra Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Osella FA1DCosworth DFV 3.0Michelin
Osella FA1EAlfa Romeo 3.0Michelin

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Martini Racing, Scuderia Mirabella
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia LC2

1983 European Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Martini Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia LC2

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th21Martini Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
71101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia LC1

1981 World Championship of F1 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Osella Squadra Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Osella FA1BCosworth DFV 3.0Michelin

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
262nd9Martini Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia Beta Montecarlo

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
47th27Lancia Corse Italia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia Beta Montecarlo
Click to show race results for World Challenge for Endurance Drivers 1980.

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Lancia Corse Italia
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia Beta Montecarlo

1980 DRM (German Racing Championship)

PositionPointsTeam
0GS Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia Beta Montecarlo Turbo

1980 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
50th0Scuderia Lancia Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia Beta MC (Gr.5)1.4L I4 Turbo

1980 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Jolly Club
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia Beta Montecarlo TurboLancia 1.4 turbo

1980 World Championship for Makes Vallelunga 6 hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Lancia Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lancia Beta Montecarlo TurboLancia 1.4 turbo

1979 Formula 3 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
1st63Euroracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 793 (Alfa Romeo)

1979 Formula 3 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
Guest driverEuroracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
72501
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 793Alfa Romeo

1978 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
16th3Team Euroracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 782 (BMW)

1978 Temporada Argentina de Formula 2 Europea

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Euroracing SpA
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 782

1978 Formula 2 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chevron B40 (BMW M12/7)

1978 World Championship for Makes 6 Hours of Vallelunga

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Jolly Club
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935Porsche 3.0 turbo

1977 Formula 3 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
1st61AFMP Euroracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
133911
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773Toyota

1977 BRDC Vandervell F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
17th10AFMP Euroracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota)

1977 BARC BP Super Visco F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th9AFMP Euroracing with March
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota)

1977 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Euroracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 772 (BMW)

1977 Formula 3 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd47AFMP Euroracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41401
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773 (Toyota)

1977 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
Guest driverAFMP Euroracing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 773Toyota

1976 Formula 3 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
6th11Piercalo Ghinzani
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 763Toyota

1976 Formula 3 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
2nd36
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?27??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 763 (Toyota)

1976 World Championship for Makes 6 Hours of Mugello

PositionPointsTeam
0Piercarlo Ghinzani
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 914/6Porsche 2.0

1975 BARC BP Super Visco F3 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th2Scuderia Allegrini
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
CRS 001 (Toyota 2T-G)

1975 Formula 3 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
20th2Scuderia Allegrini
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
CRS 001Toyota

1975 Formula 3 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
7th6Scuderia Angeleri
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
CRS 001 (Toyota 2T-G)

1974 Formula 3 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
0Scuderia Allegrini
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
March 743 (Ford)

1973 Formula Italia

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?3???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
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