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Helmet of Risto Virtanen

Flag of Finland Risto Virtanen

nationality Finnish age 46 years old born September 28, 1975

Racing highlights

19993rdFormula 3 Japan

Racing career summary

Races entered31
Wins1
Podiums2
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage3.2%
Podium percentage6.5%

Karting highlights

19942ndNordic Championship - Formula Super A
19933rdWorld Championship Formula A
19921stNordic Championship Formula Nordic
19913rdNordic Championship Junior A

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.

2021Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing9 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1993KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1992KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1991KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Risto Virtanen

2021 Spa Six Hours Classic GTS11 Class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911Porsche 2.0
Click to show race results for Spa Six Hours Classic GTS11 Class 2021.

2002 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Widi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Marcos LM600 (Chevrolet)

1999 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
3rd23Team 5Zigen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 399 (Toyota)

1998 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
13th3Tomei Sport, Now Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 398 (Toyota)
Dallara 396 (Toyota)

1997 Formula Nippon Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Team 5Zigen
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 95DJudd 3.0
Click to show race results for Formula Nippon Championship 1997.

1997 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
13th2Now Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 395 (Toyota)

1996 Formula 3 Britain

PositionPointsTeam
18th4Alan Docking Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F396 (Honda Mugen)

1996 Formula 3 Japan

PositionPointsTeam
11th2Now Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 395 (Toyota)

1994 World Championship Formula Super A

PositionPointsTeam
13th0

1994 Nordic Championship - Formula Super A

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0

1994 Andrea Margutti Trophy - Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
4th0

1993 World Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0

1993 Andrea Margutti Trophy - Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
16th0

1993 World Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
43rd0

1992 Nordic Championship Formula Nordic

PositionPointsTeam
1st0

1991 Nordic Championship Junior A

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
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