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Helmet of Sami Pensala

Flag of Finland Sami Pensala

nationality Finnish age 58 years old born April 11, 1964 hometown Helsinki

Racing highlights

19891stFormula Vee Suomen Mestaruus
19881stFormula Vee Suomen Mestaruus
19871stFormula VW Suomen Mestaruus
19862ndFormula 3 Finland
19851stFormula 3 Finland
19842ndFormula Vee Suomen Mestaruus

Racing career summary

Races entered17
Wins7
Podiums9
Pole positions6
Fastest laps5
Race win percentage41.2%
Podium percentage52.9%

Karting highlights

19771stFinnish Championship - G
19763rdFinnish Championship - F2

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.

1989Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1988Racing5 races5 wins5 podiums5 pole position5 fastest race laps
1987Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1986Racing8 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1985Racing4 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1980KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1977KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1976KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of Sami Pensala

1989 Formula Vee Suomen Mestaruus

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt

1988 Formula Vee Suomen Mestaruus

PositionPointsTeam
1st44
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
55555
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Niemax

1987 Formula VW Suomen Mestaruus

PositionPointsTeam
1st40
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
VeeMax

1986 Formula 3 Sweden

PositionPointsTeam
5th40Finlandia F-Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT30 (Volkswagen)

1986 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
0OY Finlandia Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT30 (Volkswagen)

1986 Formula 3 Finland

PositionPointsTeam
2nd22
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT3

1985 Formula 3 Finland

PositionPointsTeam
1st30
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
323??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt

1985 Formula 3 Sweden

PositionPointsTeam
0Kuomu Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT3Volkswagen
Click to show race results for Formula 3 Sweden 1985.

1984 Formula Vee Suomen Mestaruus

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Veemax

1980 World Championship 100cc

PositionPointsTeam
29th0
KartEngineTyres
DAP (PCR)

1977 Finnish Championship - G

PositionPointsTeam
1st31Electric Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Birel (McCulloch)

1976 Finnish Championship - F2

PositionPointsTeam
3rd25Electric Racing Team
KartEngineTyres
Birel (McCulloch)
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