G

Gaban, Jean-Pierre (B)

b


1967 - Won Spa 24 Hrs (Porsche 911) with "Pedro"


Gache, Philippe (F)

b 31/5/1962 (Avignon)


1991 - F3000 (Lola-Cosworth T89/50): 16th, 2 pts (5th Le Mans Bugatti)
2001 - Won Ice Race Series International (Toyota Corolla WRC) with J-P.Richelmi


Gachnang, Natacha (CH)

b 27/10/1987


2006 - STAR Mazda Series
2008 - German F3 Cup. Spanish F3 (Campos Racing Dallara F306): 3rd, 76 pts


Gagliardo, Michael (USA)

b 1955 - d 20/05/2001 (Mosport Park, Ontario, Canada)


US club racer who was in his fifth Trans-Am race in a Chevrolet Corvette when he spun and was T-boned by the following Panoz Esperante of Gary Longo. Longo was badly injured, but unfortunately Gagliardo was killed. He ran the family business of Columbus Foods, was was survived by his wife Margaret and his twin children Michael and Catherine.


Gaillardot, Vincent (F)

b 10/2/1964

1988  F3 with Oreca. 
1989  F3000 with Dams. 
1990/92  Engineer responsible for track tests at Renault Sport. Based in England with Williams team. 
1993/94  Engineer in charge for Renault Sport of Ligier race and test teams. 
1995  Engineer in charge of Schumacher for Renault Sport at Benetton. 
1996  Engineer in charge of Alesi for Renault Sport. 
1997  Engineer in charge of Damon Hill - TWR-Arrows. 
1998  Chief race engineer - Arrows. 
1999/2000  Chief track engineer - Prost Grand Prix. 

Gallagher, Fred (GB)

b 16/04/1952

 

Galmard, Luc

b 13/11/1947

 

Gamberini, Fabio (BRZ)

b 22/09/1992


2011 - Euro F3 Open (Team West-Tec): 3rd, 79 pts


Ganassi, Chip (USA)

b 24/05/1958

 

Gandolfi, Pietro (I)

b 21/04/1987


2005 - F.Renault 1600 Winter Series
2006 - Italian F.Renault
2007 - Swiss F.Renault
2008 - Swiss F.Renault


Gannon, Martin

b 21/11/1965

 

Gant, Harry (USA)

b 10/1/1940 (Taylorsville, North Carolina)


1985 - IROC: Champion


Garcia, Antonio (E)

b


2000 - F.Nissan (Adrian Campos Motorsport): Champion, 199 pts
2001 - F3000 (Red Bull Jr/Durango). Entered first four races for Red Bull, last three races for Durango.
2004 - European Touring Cars (Ravaglia Motorsport BMW 320i): 7th, 43 pts


García, Borja (E)

b


2004 - Spanish F3 (Racing Engineering Dallara-Toyota F300): Champion, 149 pts
2007 - GP2 (Durango Corse): 10th, 28 pts


Garcia Jr, Luiz (BRZ)

b 4/5/1971 (Brasilia)

1985 -Brazilian Karting
1990 - Brazilian F.Ford 1600
1991 - Brazilian F.Ford 1600: Champion
1992 - British F.Vauxhall
1993 - British F.Vauxhall: 2nd
1994 - British F3
1995 - British F3
1996 - F3000: 2nd
1997 - Indy Lights: Rookie of the Year
1998 - Indy Lights: 1 win (Cleveland)
1999 - Indycars (Payton-Coyne, 7 races - Hogan Racing, 4 races): 0 pts
2000 - Indycars (Fast Racing Reynard-Mercedes 2KI): 27th, 6 pts 

Garde, Giedo van der (NL)

b 25/04/1985 (Rhenen)


1998 - Karting - Dutch Mini Juniors (Team CRG Holland): Champion
2000 - Formula A Karting (Team CRG Holland): 6th, and 8th in European Championship.
2001 - Formula Super A Karting (Team CRG Holland): 5th.
2002 - Formula Super A Karting (Team CRG Holland): World Champion.
2003 - Dutch F.Renault (Van Amersfoort Racing): 4th
2004 - F3 Euroseries (Signature Dallara-Opel F302): 9th, 37 pts
2005 - F3 Euroseries (Team Rosberg Dallara-Opel F305): 9th, 34 pts
2006 - F3 Euroseries (ASM Formule 3 Dallara-Mercedes F305): 6th, 37 pts
2007 - Renault World Series (Victory Engineering): 6th, 67 pts
2008 - Formula Renault 3.5 (P1 Motorsport): Champion, 137 pts
2009 - GP2 (iSport International): 7th, 34 pts
2010 - GP2 (Barwa Addax Team): 7th, 39 pts
2011 - GP2 (Addax Team): 5th, 49 pts
2012 - GP2 (Caterham Racing): 6th, 160 pts


Gardel, Gabriele (CH)

b


2005 - FIA GT Championship (Larbre Competition Ferrari 550 Maranello): Champion, 75 pts
2006 - Le Mans Series (Aston Martin Larbre Aston Martin DBR9): GT1 Class Champion, 32 pts, with P.Lamy & V.Vosse.
2010 - Le Mans Series (Larbre Competition Saleen S7R): GT1 Class Champion, 97 pts, with P.Goueslard


Gardemeister, Toni (SF)

b 31/03/1975

Made his WRC debut in 1996. Drove for the works SEAT team in 1999, co-driven by Paavo Lukander.

2003 - World Rally Championship (Skoda Fabia RS): 12th, 9 pts
2005 - World Rally Championship (Ford Docus RS WRC04): 4th, 58 pts


Gardner, Wayne (AUS)

b 11/10/1959

 

Garretson, Bob (USA)

b


1978 - Sportscars: Won Sebring 12 Hrs
1981 - Sportscars (Porsche 935): Champion, 1 win (Daytona 24 Hrs) with B.Rahal and B.Redman


Gartzen, Jurgen von

b 11/02/1958

 

Gascoyne, Mike (GB)

b


1999 - Jordan designer
2000 - Jordan designer, but left mid-season to join Jaguar for 2001.
Left Jaguar for Toyota
2006 - Joined Midland F1 (later became Spyker).


Gatto, Salvatore (I)

b


2007 - International Formula Masters (Pro Motorsport): 4th, 50 pts


Gaugel, Jurgen

b 16/09/1968

 

Gautre, Stephane (F)

b


2000 - French F.Renault: 3rd, 54 pts


Gavin, Oliver (GB)

b 29/09/1972


2005 - ALMS (Pratt & Miller Chevrolet Corvette C6.R): GT1 Class Champion, 197 pts, with O.Beretta.
2007 - ALMS (Corvette Racing Chevrolet Corvette C6.R): GT1 Class Champion, 246 pts, with O.Beretta
2009 - ALMS (Corvette Racing Chevrolet Corvette C6.R): GT1 Class Champion, 46 pts, with O.Beretta


Gay, Jean

b 12/12/1946

 

Gay, Patrice (F)

b


2000 - F.Nissan (Adrian Campos Motorsport): 5th, 124 pts


Gaydon, Peter (GB)

b 6/5/1941


1970 - European F2 (Brabham-Ford BT30): 18th, 1 pt (7th Hockenheim)


Gebert, Jutta (A)

b 1968 - d 25/5/2002


Killed while co-driving for 19-yr old Beppo Harrach in a Mitsubishi Lancer Evo VI on the Austrian Bosch Rally. The car left the road on a fast left-hand bend, and hit a tree on the co-drivers side. Harrach escaped with minor injuries. Gebert had been involved in rallying since 1993.


Gebhardt, Gunther

b 23/07/1953

 

Gedlich, Markus (D)

b


2001 - German DTC (BMW 320i): Champion, 255 pts


Gehlhausen, Spike

b 19/11/1954

 

Geier, Hans (D)

b 25/02/1902 (Waldalgesheim) - d 1986

1920-1930 – Motorbike Racing
1930-1931 – Car Racing (Bugatti/Amilcar)
1932-1933 – Mercedes test driver and salesman
1934 – GP (Works Mercedes-Benz W25), reserve driver (5th German GP, NC in Swiss GP when took over Caracciola's car, 6th Czech GP replacing Henne).
1935 – GP (Works Mercedes-Benz W25), reserve driver (ret Avusrennen, 7th German GP, DNS Swiss GP after practice accident)
 

Geistdorfer, Christian

b 01/02/1953

 

Gelnaw, Frank (USA)

b


1910 - Indycars (Falcar): 1 win (Long Island Race 2)


Gené, Jordi (E)

b 5/12/1970 (Barcelona)


1992 - F3000 (Reynard-Mugen Honda 92D): 5th, 21 pts (1st Silverstone, 3rd Barcelona, 5th Hockenheim, 2nd Spa)
1994 - F3000 (Lola-Cosworth T94/50): 12th, 3 pts (4th Spa)
2004 - European Touring Cars (SEAT Sport SEAT Toledo Cupra): 8th, 39 pts
2005 - World Touring Cars (SEAT Sport SEAT León): 11th, 32 pts


Gentilozzi, Paul (USA)

b 6/2/1950


1994 - Won Daytona 24 Hrs (Nissan 300ZX) with S.Pruett, B.Leitzinger & S.Millen
2000 - TransAm (Jaguar XKR): 2nd, 249 pts
2001 - TransAm (Jaguar XKR): Champion, 287 pts
2002 - TransAm (Jaguar XKR): 3rd, 270 pts
2004 - TransAm (Jaguar XKR): Champion, 222 pts.


Geoghegan, Ian Anthony "Black Pete" (AUS)

b 26/04/1939 (Bankstown) - d 15/11/2003 (Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney)


1964 - Australian Touring Car Champion
1966 - Australian Touring Car Champion
1967 - Australian Touring Car Champion
1968 - Australian Touring Car Champion
1969 - Australian Touring Car Champion
1970 - Australian Gold Star Champion
1973 - Won Bathurst 1000


George, Elmer (USA)

b 15/7/1928 (Hockerville, Oklahoma) - d 30/5/1976 (Terre Haute, Indiana)


1957 - Indycars (Watson-Offenhauser): 1 win (Syracuse)


George, Tony (USA)

b 30/12/1959

 

Gérard, Louis (F)

b


1938 - Won Tourist Trophy (Delage)


Germain, David

b 20/06/1965

 

Ghersi, Pietro (I)

b 1899 - d 1972


1930 - Won Spa 24 Hrs (Alfa Romeo) with A.Marinoni


Ghidi, Ludwig (B)

b


2010 - F.Renault NEC (KEO Racing): Champion, 368 pts


Ghiotto, Luca (I)

b


2013 - F.Renault ALPS (Prema Powerteam): 2nd, 210 pts


Ghislimberti, Paolo (I)

b 1966 - d 10/9/2000 (Monza)


A fire marshal who was unfortunately killed after being hit by flying debris after the huge accident on the first lap at the Variante della Roggia. He was survived by a pregnant wife whom was supported by the F1 fraternity - the teams each donated $10,000, Bernie Ecclestone donated $40,000, and the drivers held an auction where they sold off their overalls used in the American GP.


Giacchino, Juan Carlos (RA)

b 7/12/1958


1988 - Sud-Am F3: Champion


Giaccone, Enrico

b - d 26/08/1923

 

Giaffone Neto, Affonso (BRZ)

b 06/04/1968


1991 - Sud-Am F3 Champion


Giaffone, Felipe (BRZ)

b 22/1/1975 (São Paulo)


1995 - Toyota Atlantic: Rookie of the Year.
1996 - Indylights (Autosport Racing Team): 17th, 20 pts (entered 9/12 races).
1997 - Raised sponsorship for 1998.
1998 - Indylights (Conquest Racing): 4th, 104 pts (2nd Milwaukee, Portland, Fontana)
1999 - Indylights (Conquest Racing): 6th, 78 pts (3rd Cleveland, Michigan)
2000 - Indylights (Conquest Racing): 4th, 118 pts. Test driver for CART team Mo Nunn Racing.
2001 - IRL (Treadway-Hubbard G-Force Oldsmobile): 6th, 304 pts
2002 - IRL (Mo Nunn Racing G-Force Chevrolet): 4th, 432 pts, 1 win (Kentucky)
2004 - IRL (Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Dallara-Chevrolet): 20th, 214 pts (missed first three races)


Giaffone, Zeca (BRZ)

b


1996 - Indylights (Autosport Racing Team)


Giammaria, Raffaele (I)

b 02/09/1977


2004 - F3000 (AEZ I.E. Engineering/Team Astromega): 8th, 27 pts


"Gianfranco" (I)

b


Real name Gianfranco Trombetti

1975 - European F2 (March-BMW 742): 19th, 4 pts (3rd Mugello)
1977 - European F2 (March-BMW 762): 20th, 1 pt (6th Enna)


Gião, Manuel (P)

b 28/06/1971 (Lisboa)


1983-1988 - Karting
1989 - Portuguese F.Ford
1990 - Portuguese F.Ford: 3rd
1991 - Portuguese F.Ford: Champion, 5 wins
1992 - F.Opel Euroseries
1993 - F.Opel Euroseries: 5th
1994 - German F3
1995 - F.Opel Euroseries: 2d
1996 - German F3: 5th
1997 - Superformula Coloni: Champion
1998 - F.Nissan: 3rd
1999 - F.Nissan: 2nd
2000 - Italian F3000: 8th, 10 pts
2001 - F.Nissan: 7th
2004 - Spanish F3 (GTA Motor Competicion Dallara-Toyota F300): 2nd, 131 pts
2009 - International GT Open (Autorlando): 4th, 132 pts


Gibbs, Joe

b 25/11/1940

 

Gibson, Fred (AUS)

b


1967 - Won Bathurst 1000


Gibson, Rob

b 17/03/1949

 

Gidley, Memo (USA)

b 29/09/1969


2000 - Indycars (Della Penna Racing Reynard-Toyota 2KI): 20th, 20 pts.
2001 - Indycars (Chip Ganassi Racing Lola-Toyota B1/00): 17th, 65 pts
2004 - Champ Cars (Rocketsports Racing Lola B2/00): 21st, 15 pts (limited number of races)


Giermaziak, Jakub "Kuba" (PL)

b 09/07/1990


2007 - F.Renault NEC: 10th
2008 - F.Renault NEC: 6th. F.Renault Eurocup: 18th.
2009 - F.Renault NEC: 14th. F.Renault Eurocup: 9th.
2010 - Porsche Supercup: 10th. ADAC GT Masters: 10th.
2011 - Porsche Supercup. F3 Euroseries (Star Racing Team).


Giffard, Pierre (F)

b - d


Organiser of the 1894 Paris-Rouen Trail.


Gilardi, Andrea (I)

b


1993 - F3000 (Reynard-Cosworth 92D): 17th, 2 pts (6th Enna, Hockenheim)


Gilbert-Scott, Andrew (GB)

b 11/6/1958 (Cookham Dene)

1989 - F3000 (Lola-Cosworth T89/50): 15th, 4 pts (3rd Dijon)

Gilboy, Stefan

b 1964 - d 01/09/2002 (Cadwell Park)


British club racer who was competing in the Sports Racing and GT Challenge in a replica Cobra-Chevrolet. At Cadwell Park, he touched the grass at Coppice Corner and collided with Tony Clinkard. Both cars speared into the tyre barrier, Gilboy being killed by the impact. He was survived by three children.


Gilmore, Chris (AUS)

b


2004 - Australian F3 (Gilmour Racing Dallara F301): 2nd, 235 pts


Gilmore, Matthew (GB)

b


2001 - British F3 Scholarship Class (Meritus Racing Dallara-Toyota F398): 2nd, 333 pts
2002 - British F3 (Promatecme Dallara-Renault F302/Avanti Dallara-Mugen Honda F302): 13th, 47 pts


Gilson, Jules

b 04/02/1971

 

"Gimax Jr" (Carlo Franchi Jr)

b 14/4/1957


Son of Gimax  (Carlo Franchi).

1991 - British F3000: Entered rounds 2-5 in a Terropol Lola T90/50-Cosworth/Mader, and rounds 1,6-10 in a CoBRa Motorsport Reynard 90D-Cosworth/Nicholson McLaren.

Also drove in Italian F3 in 1980's.


Gioia, Michele di (I)

b


1987 - Italian Touring Car Champion


Giorgio, Carlo (I)

b


1973 - Italian F3: Champion
1975 - European F2 (March-Ford 742): 22nd, 3 pts (4th Mugello)


Giovanardi, Fabrizio (I)

b 14/12/1966 (Sassuolo)


1986 - Won Italian and World Formula C Karting Championships
1988 - Italian F3: 3rd
1989 - F3000 (Leyton March-Judd 89B): 10th, 9 pts (1st Vallelunga)
1990 - F3000 (Reynard-Mugen Honda 90D): 10th, 10 pts (2nd Pau, 6th Jerez, 5th Birmingham)
1991 - F3000 (Lola-Cosworth T91/50): 11th, 6 pts (5th Pau, 6th Spa, 4th Nogaro). Italian Touring Cars (Peugeot).
1992 - Italian Super Touring (Peugeot 405 Mi 16): Champion
1993 - Italian Super Touring (Peugeot 405 Mi 16): 2nd.
1994 - Italian Super Touring (Peugeot 405 Mi 16): 3rd.
1995 - Italian Super Touring (Alfa Romeo 155 Ts): 3rd.
1996 - Spanish Touring Cars (Alfa Romeo 155 Ts): 6th. Italian Super Touring (Alfa Romeo 155 Ts): 5th.
1997 - Spanish Touring Cars (Alfa Romeo 155 Ts): Champion. Italian Super Touring (Alfa Romeo 155 Ts): 2nd.
1998 - Italian Super Touring (Alfa Romeo): Champion
1999 - Italian Super Touring (Alfa Romeo 156): Champion, 401 pts
2000 - European Super Touring Cup (Alfa Romeo): Champion
2000 - European Super Touring Cup (Alfa Romeo 156): Champion, 256 pts
2001 - European Super Touring Cars (Team Nordauto Alfa Romeo 156): Champion, 620 pts
2002 - European Touring Cars (Team Nordauto Alfa Romeo 156 GTA): Champion, 122 pts, 9 wins.
2003 - European Touring Cars (BMW 320i):
2004 - European Touring Cars (Autodelta Alfa Romeo 156): 5th, 63 pts
2005 - World Touring Cars (Autodelta Alfa Romeo 156): 3rd, 81 pts
2006 - British Touring Cars (Triple 8 Engineering Vauxhall Astra Sport Hatch)
2007 - British Touring Cars (Triple 8 Engineering Vauxhall Vectra): Champion, 300 pts
2008 - British Touring Cars (Triple 8 Engineering Vauxhall Vectra): Champion, 262 pts
2009 - British Touring Cars (Triple 8 Engineering Vauxhall Vectra): 3rd, 266 pts


Girardot, Léonce (F)

b 1864 - d 1922


1901 - Won Gordon Bennett Trophy (Panhard 40)


Giroix, Fabien (F)

b 17/9/1960 (St.Maur)


1987 - French Group A Touring Car Champion
1988 - F3000 (Lola-Cosworth T88/50): 17th, 3 pts (4th Jerez)
1990 - Won Spa 24 Hrs (BMW M3) with J.Cecotto & M.Östreich


Giudici, Gianni

b 10/03/1946

 

Giuppone, Cesare (I)

b - d 1910


1906 - 3rd in the Coupe de Voiturettes (Lion-Peugeot)
1910 - Killed in practice at Boulogne.


Gladdis, Tom (GB)

b 24/02/1991


2007 - UK F.BMW. Asian F.BMW. ADAC F.BMW.
2008 - Star Mazda


Gleason, Jimmy (USA)

b - d 12/9/1931 (Syracuse, NY)


1931 - Indycars (Duesenberg): 1 win (Altoona Race 2)


Glemser, Dieter (D)

b


1971 - European Touring Car over 2000cc Champion. Won Spa 24 Hrs (Ford Capri RS) with A.Soler-Roig
1972 - Won Tourist Trophy (Ford Capri RS2600) with J.Mass
1973 - German Racing Champion
1974 - German Racing Champion


Gloy, Tom (USA)

b 11/6/1947


1979 - North American F.Atlantic Champion
1984 - Trans-Am: Champion


Göransson, Richard (SWE)

b


2004 - Swedish Touring Cars (BMW 320i): Champion, 227 pts
2005 - Swedish Touring Cars (BMW 320i): Champion, 169 pts. FIA European Touring Car Cup (West Coast Racing BMW 320i): 1st (finished 2nd in both heats).
2006 - Swedish Touring Cars (BMW 320i): 2nd, 55 pts
2007 - Swedish Touring Cars (BMW 320si): 3rd, 48 pts
2008 - Swedish Touring Cars (BMW 320si): Champion, 67 pts
2009 - Swedish Touring Cars (West Coast Racing BMW 320si): 4th, 75 pts


Goeser, Anton

b 14/12/1950

 

Gohlke, Klaus

b 24/10/1949

 

Gollin, Fabrizio (I)

2000 - F3000 (Coloni): 10th, 7 pts
2001 - F3000 (Coloni): J18th, 1 pt (6th Interlagos)
2004 - FIA GT Championship (BMS Scuderia Italia Ferrari 550 Maranello): Champion, 85 pts, with L.Cappellari.

Gollop, Will (GB)

b16/05/1950

 

Gomes, Goncarlo

b 05/12/1975

 

Gomez, Guillaume (F)

b 25/7/1969 (Orléans)


1994 - F3000 (Reynard-Cosworth 94D): 7th, 12 pts (4th Spa, 3rd Estoril, Magny-Cours)


Gomide, Luciano (BRZ)

b


2000 - US F3 (Dallara-VW F300): 2nd, 147 pts


Gommendy, Tristan (F)

b


2001 - French F3 (Dallara-Renault F399): 5th, 95 pts
2002 - Marlboro Masters of F3 (ASM Dallara-Renault F302): 3rd. French F3 (ASM Dallara-Renault F302): Champion, 187 pts. Macau F3 GP: 1st. Korea F3 Super Prix: 17th.
2004 - World Series by Nissan (Saulnier Racing): 5th, 101 pts
2005 - World Series by Renault (KTR): 4th, 97 pts
2006 - GP2 (iSport International): 21st, 6 pts
2007 - Champ Cars (PKV Racing): 12th, 140 pts


González, Roberto (MEX)

b


2004 - Champ Cars (PKV Racing Lola B2/00): 15th, 236 pts


Gonzalez, Rodolfo (MEX)

b


2006 - British F3 (T-Sport Dallara-Mugen F304): National Class Champion, 355 pts
2010 - GP2 (Arden International): 21st, 4 pts
2012 - GP2 (Caterham Racing): 22nd, 6 pts


Gonzales, Victor

b 13/09/1960

 

Goode, Graham (GB)

b 24/02/1949

 

Goodwin, Chris (GB)

b 10/03/1967

 

Goodyear, Scott (CDN)

b 20/12/1959 (Toronto)

1986 - North American (Eastern Division) F.Atlantic: Champion
1992 - Indycar (Lola-Chevrolet T92/00): Won Michigan 500
1994 - Indycar (Lola-Ford T94/00): Won Michigan 500
2000 - IRL (Dallara-Oldsmobile): 2nd, 272 pts
2001 - IROC: 7th, 42 pts

Goosen, Leo (USA)

b - d 


Draughtsman who worked for Henry Miller in the early 1920's.


Goossens, Marc (B)

b 30/11/1969


1984 - British F.Ford
1994 - F3000 (Lola-Cosworth T94/50): 12th, 3 pts (5th Hockenheim, 6th Barcelona)
1995 - F3000 (Nordic Lola Cosworth): J3rd, 24 pts, 1 win (Hockenheim)
2000 - F3000 (Astromega): J11th, 6 pts
2001 - F3000 (Coloni): entered last three races, finishing 5th at Spa.


Goozee, Nick (GB)

b 01/09/1945

 

Gordini, Aldo

b 20/05/1921 - d 28/01/1995

 

Gordini, Amedee

b 23/06/1899 - d 25/05/1979

 

Gordon, Homer (USA)

b 1953 - d 25/10/2003 (New Smyrna Speedway, Florida)


Homer Gordon of Orlando, Florida died in his Chevrolet Monte Carlo during a race at New Smyrna Speedway. He hit the outer wall and was declared dead at the scene by paramedics. All remaining races in the day's program were canceled after the fatality.


Gordon, Jeff (USA)

b 4/8/1971 (Vallejo, California)


1989 - USAC Midget Rookie of the Year
1990 - USAC Midget Champion
1991 - NASCAR Busch Series
1992 - NASCAR: 1 race
1993 - NASCAR: 0 wins, 7 top 5 finishes.. Rookie of the Year.
1994 - NASCAR: 2 wins (World 600 & Brickyard 400)
1995 - NASCAR: Champion (Chevrolet Monte Carlo), 4614 points, 7 wins
1996 - NASCAR: 2nd, 10 wins
1997 - NASCAR: Champion, 10 wins
1998 - NASCAR: Champion (Chevrolet Monte Carlo), 13 wins
1999 - NASCAR: 7 wins
2000 - IROC, 6th, 37 pts. NASCAR Busch Series (Chevrolet Monte Carlo): Won at Homestead. NASCAR: 9th, 4361 pts, 3 wins
2001 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): Champion, 5112 pts, 6 wins
2002 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): 4th, 4607 pts
2003 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): 4th, 4785 pts, 3 wins
2004 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): 3rd, 6490 pts - would have won the championship under the previous points system.
2005 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): 11th, 4174 pts, 4 wins.
2006 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): 6th, 6256 pts, 2 wins
2008 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): 5th, 6381 pts, 0 wins
2009 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): 3rd, 6473 pts
2010 - NASCAR (Hendrick Chevrolet Monte Carlo): 9th, 6176 pts, 0 wins


Gordon, Robbie (USA)

b 2/1/1969


1990 - Daytona 24 Hrs - won GTO class
1991 - NASCAR: 2 races. IMSA: 2nd in GTO class.
1992 - Indycars
1993 - NASCAR: 1 race 
1994 - NASCAR: 1 race
1995 - Indycars (Walker-Reynard Ford), 119 points, 5th, 2 wins (Phoenix, Detroit)
1996 - NASCAR: 3 races
1998 - NASCAR
1999 - Indycars (Team Gordon)
2000 - NASCAR: 43rd, 1309 pts, 1 top 5 finish
2003 - NASCAR (Chevrolet): 16th, 3856 pts, 2 wins


Gorne, Rick (USA)

b 24/07/1954

 

Goss, John (AUS)

b 02/05/1943


1974 - Won Bathurst 1000
1975 - Tasman Series: 1 win (Sandown Park)
1976 - Won Australian GP
1985 - Won Bathurst 1000


Gosselin, Gustave "Taf" (B)

b


1964 - Won Spa 24 Hrs (Mercedes-Benz 300SE) with R.Crevits


Goth, Mike (USA)

b


1970 - European F2 (Brabham-Ford BT30): 16th, 2 pts (6th Imola)


Gotz, Maxi

b 04/02/1986

 

Goudy, Yan (F)

b


2001 - F3000 (KJR Monaco): 0 pts (18th in one-off race at Interlagos)


Goueslard, Patrice (F)

b 26/11/1965


2009 - Le Mans Series (Alphand Aventures Chevrolet Corvette C6.R): 1st GT1, 44 pts, with Y.Clairay
2010 - Le Mans Series (Larbre Competition Saleen S7R): GT1 Class Champion, 97 pts, with G.Gardel


Gould, David

b 05/02/1942

 

Gould, Sean

b 26/10/1963

 

Goux, Jules (F)

b 1878 - d 1965 (France)


1921 - Won the Italian GP (Ballot 3L)
1926 - Won the French and European GPs (Bugatti T39A)


Gow, Alan (AUS)

b 23/06/1955

 

Grace, David (GB)

b 08/09/1949

 

Graf, Klaus (D)

b 21/07/1969


2010 - ALMS (Team CytoSport Porsche RS Spyder): 2nd in LMP class, 162 pts.
2013 - ALMS (Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD-ARX 03b): Champion, 182 pts, with L.Luhr


Graf, Michael

b 04/09/1971

 

Graham, Stuart (GB)

b 09/01/1942


1974 - Won Tourist Trophy (Chevrolet Camaro Z28)
1975 - Won Tourist Trophy (Chevrolet Camaro Z28)


Grand, Jean-Philippe

b 25/09/1953

 

Grandsire, Henry (F)

b


1964 - French F3: Champion


Grano, Umberto (I)

b 13/04/1931


1978 - European Touring Car Champion
1980 - Won Tourist Trophy
1981 - European Touring Car Champion with R.Kelleners
1982 - European Touring Car Champion with R.Kelleners


Grant, Harry (US)

b - d ?/10/1915 (Sheepshead Bay, New York)


1909 - Indycars (Alco): 1 win (Vanderbilt Cup)
1910 - Indycars (Alco): 1 win (Vanderbilt Cup)


Grassotto, Matteo (I)

b


2004 - F3000 (AEZ IE Engineering): J15th, 1 pt


Grau, Sandy

b 17/02/1973

 

Graves, John (USA)

b


1977 - Won Daytona 24 Hrs (Porsche 911 Carrera RSR) with H.Haywood & D.Helmick


Gravett, Robb (GB)

b 2/5/1956 (London)


1990 - British Touring Car Champion


Gray, Harry (USA)

b


1952 - Won Sebring 12 Hrs (Frazer-Nash) with L.Kulok


Gray, Peter (GB)

b


2000 - British F.Ford (Works Van Diemen): 6th, 57 pts


Greco, Marco

b 01/12/1961

 

Green, Jamie (GB)

b 14/06/1982


1992 - British Ministox champion
1995 - Karts
1996 - British Junior TKM Karts: 2nd
1997 - British McLaren-Mercedes Champions of the Future Kart Series: 2nd
2001 - British Formula A Karts: 2nd. European Formula A Karts: 4th. British F.Renault Winter Series.
2002 - British F.Renault (Fortec Motorsport): 2nd, 279 pts, 2 wins. Korea F3 Super Prix (Carlin Motorsport Dallara-Mugen Honda F302): 9th. McLaren Autosport BRDC Young Driver of the Year.
2003 - Marlboro Masters of F3 (Carlin Motorsport Dallara-Mugen Honda F302): 5th. British F3 (Carlin Motorsport Dallara-Mugen Honda F302): 237 pts
2004 - Marlboro Masters of F3 (ASM Dallara-Mercedes Benz F303): 9th. F3 Euroseries (ASM Dallara-Mercedes Benz F303): Champion, 139 pts, 7 wins (R1 Adria, R1 Pau, R1 Magny-Cours, R2 Nurburgring, R2 Zandvoort, R1&2 Brno). Bahrain F3 Superprix (ASM Dallara-Mercedes Benz F303): 3rd.
2006 - DTM (AMG Mercedes C-Class): 5th, 31 pts
2007 - DTM (Salzgitter AMG Mercedes C-Class): 4th, 34 pts
2008 - DTM (HWA Mercedes C-Class): 4th, 52 pts
2009 - DTM (Persson Motorsport Mercedes C-Class 2008): 7th, 27 pts
2010 - DTM (Persson Motorsport Mercedes C-Class 2008): 6th, 32 pts
2011 - DTM (HWA Mercedes C-Class 2009): 5th, 35 pts
2012 - DTM (HWA Mercedes C-Class): 3rd, 121 pts


Green, Jeff (USA)

b 06/09/1962


20000 - NASCAR Busch Series (ppc Racing Chevrolet Monte Carlo): Champion, 5005 pts


Greensall, Nigel (GB)

b 20/11/1964

 

Greenwood, John (USA)

b


1975 - Trans-Am: Champion


Gregg, Deborah

b 27/10/1955

 

Gregg, Peter (USA)

b 4/5/1940 (New York) - d 15/12/1980 (Jacksonville)


1971 - IMSA GT Champion (with H.Haywood)
1973 - IMSA GT Champion. Trans-Am Champion. Won Daytona 24 Hrs (Porsche 911 Carrera RS) with H.Haywood.
1974 - IMSA GT Champion. Trans-Am Champion.
1975 - IMSA GT Champion. Won Daytona 24 Hrs (Porsche 911 Carrera RS) with H.Haywood.
1977 - Sportscars (Porsche 934): 1 win (Mosport) with R.Wollek
1978 - IMSA GT Champion. Sportscars: Won Daytona 24 Hrs (Porsche 935) with R.Stommelen & T.Hezemans, won Watkins Glen (Porsche 935) with T.Hezemans & J.Fitzpatrick.
1979 - IMSA GT Champion
1980 - Committed suicide


Gregg, Travis (USA)

b


2005 - Infiniti Pro Series (Sam Schmidt Motorsports): 3rd, 462 pts


Gregoire, Stephan (F)

b 14/5/1969 (Neufchateau)


2000 - IRL (Dick Simon)


Greuet, Guillaume

b 07/08/1977

 

Grice, Allan (AUS)

b 21/10/1942


1986 - Won Bathurst 1000
1990 - Won Bathurst 1000


Griffith, Pat (GB)

b 1924 - d 28/1/1980


1953 - Won Tourist Trophy (Aston Martin DB3S) with P.Collins


Griffiths, Kevin (GB)

b 1962 - d 30/06/2002 (nr Mallory Park)


Club racer whose Alfa Sud crashed heavily on the approach to the Esses on the third lap of the Powermods Alfa Romeo Championship at Mallory Park. He died of his injuries in the ambulance on the way to the Leicester Royal Infirmary.
He ran a sign-making business with his brother Simon in his hometown of Burnham, and started racing in the Alfa Romeo series in 1985. He moved to the Historic Car Club's Roadsport series, in which he raced an Alfa Romeo GTV. He took a break to concentrate on his business, before returning to racing in 2001 in the Le Mans AutoItalia series, Class B.


Griffiths, Martyn

b 18/04/1946

 

Grim, Bobby (USA)

b 4/9/1924 (Coal City, Indiana)


1960 - Indycars (Meskowski-Offenhauser): 1 win (Syracuse)


Grimaldi, Enrico (I)

b


1979 - Won Coppa Florio (Osella-BMW PA7) with L.Lombardi


Grissom, Steve (USA)

b 26/06/1963

 

Grist, Nicky (GB)

b 31/10/1961

 

Groff, Mike (USA)

b 16/11/1961 (Van Nuys, California)


1989 - American Racing Series Champion


Groff, Robert

b 31/01/1966

 

Grohs, Harald (D)

b 28/1/1944 (Essen)


1981 - Sportscars (Porsche 935): 3 wins - Silverstone (with D.Schornstein & W.Rohrl), Mosport Park & Elkhart Lake (with R.Stommelen)


Grönholm, Marcus (SF)

b 05/02/1968

1987 - Started rally (Ford Escort)
1988 - Finnish Junior Rally Champion
1989 - WRC debut in Finland 
1992 - Drove on 1000 Lakes Rally for Toyota 
1994 - Finnish Rally Champion
1996 - Finnish Rally Champion
1997 - Finnish Rally Champion
1998 - Finnish Rally Champion
1999 - World Rally Championship (Peugeot 306), co-driven by Timo Rautiainen. 
2000 - World Rally Championship (Peugeot 206): Champion, 65 pts, with Timo Rautiainen. 4 wins (Sweden, New Zealand, Finland, Australia)
2001 - World Rally Championship (Peugeot 206 WRC): 4th, 36 pts, with Timo Rautiainen. 3 wins (Finland, Australia, Great Britain)
2002 - World Rally Championship (Peugeot 206 WRC): Champion, 77 pts, with Timo Rautiainen.5 wins (Sweden, Cyprus, Finland, New Zealand, Australia).
2003 - World Rally Championship (Peugeot 206 WRC): 6th, 46 pts, 3 wins (Argentina, New Zealand, Sweden), with T.Rautiainen
2004 - World Rally Championship (Peugeot 307 WRC): 5th, 62 pts, 1 win (Finland), with T.Rautiainen
2005 - World Rally Championship (Peugeot 307 WRC): 3rd, 71 pts, 2 wins (Finland, Japan).
2006 - World Rally Championship (Ford Focus RS WRC06): 2nd, 111 pts, 7 wins (Monte Carlo, Sweden, Greece, Finland, Turkey, New Zealand, Great Britain)

Groodt, Stephane de (B)

b


2000 - Belgian Procars (Honda Integra): 3rd, 179 pts


Grosvenor, Lady Mary (GB)

b 1911 - d 2000


Daughter of the Duke of Westminster, she competed on rallies such as the RAC and RSAC in the 1930s. On purchasing two Riley Sprites, she competed on pre-war hillclimbs. From 1947, she competed with a Bugatti T35 and an Alta, and purchased a Frazer Nash Le Mans Replica with which she hill-climbed. She retired from motorsport in 1951 after her father's death, in order to manage her estates in South Africa, Kenya and Scotland.
 


Grubmuller, Walter (A)

b


2009 - British F3 (Hitech Racing Dallara-Mercedes Benz F308): 2nd, 188 pts


Gruen, Stig (S)

b


1986 - Swedish Touring Car Champion


Gschwender, Ernst

b 11/02/1956

 

Gubasta, Paul (CDN)

b 1964 - d 18/07/2004 (Shannonville)


Killed during a Formula 1200 race at Shannonville Motorsport Park. He was in the front group during the race when the lead driver spun. A following driver swerved in avoidance, but ran into the path of Gubasta, who hit him and barrel-rolled off the track. Police reported that Gubasta died after he was thrown half-way out of his car.


Gubelmann, Bill (USA)

b


1973 - European F2: 13th, 6 pts (8th Karlskoga, 6th Enna, 5th Salzburgring)


Gueiros, Marcos (BRZ)

b 11/5/1970


1991 - Brazilian F3: Champion.
1992 - Sud-Am F3: Champion. Brazilian F3: Champion.


Guerrero, Carlos (MEX)

b 20/11/1957


1990 - Mexican F3: Champion.
1991 - Mexican F2: Champion.
1992 - Mexican F2: Champion.
1993 - Mexican F3: Champion.
1994 - Mexican F3: Champion.


Guerrieri, Esteban (RA)

b

Raced on an Italian racing licence.

2003 - Italian F.Renault (Cram Competition): 2nd, 217 pts
2004 - F3000 (BCN Competition): J6th, 28 pts
2006 - F3 Euroseries (Manor Motorsport Dallara-Mercedes F305): 4th, 58 pts
2008 - Formula Renault 3.5 (Ultimate-Signature): 8th, 62 pts
2010 - Formula Renault 3.5 (ISR): 3rd, 123 pts
2011 - IndyLights (Sam Schmidt Motorsports): 2nd, 459 pts


Guibbert, Franck

b 08/01/1970

 

Guichet, Jean (F)

b 1927 (Marseille)


1964 - Sportscars (Ferrari 275P): Won Le Mans 24 Hrs with N.Vaccarella
1965 - Sportscars: 2 wins - Monza (Ferrari 275P2 with M.Parkes) & Reims (Ferrari 365P2 with P.Rodriguez)


Guidotti, Giovanni-Battista (I)

b 1904 (Bellagio)


1930 - Won Mille Miglia (Alfa Romeo 1700S) with T.Nuvolari


Guinness, Sir Algernon Lee (GB)

b - d


1922 - Won the Isle of Man 1500 Trophy (Talbot Darracq)


Guinness, Kenelm Lee (GB)

b - d 1937


1914 - Won Tourist Trophy (Sunbeam)


Guitteny, Lucien (F)

b 17/6/1944


1978 - French Supertouring Champion


Gunnarsson, Sten (S)

b


1973 - European F2 (GRD-Ford 273): 19th, 5 pts (8th Pau, 4th Kinnekulle)


Gurney, Alex (USA)

b 04/09/1974


1993 - Karts
1997 - Bachelors degree in Business Administartion from University of Colorado, Boulder. Skip Barber Formula Dodge Midwest Championship: 2nd, 10 wins. F3 test with Bertram Schafer Racing.
1998 - Barber Dodge Pro Series (KOOL): 10th. IndyLights test with PacWest.
1999 - Toyota Atlantic (Bill Fickling Racing Team): 12th (5th Montreal). F3 test with Benetton Jr at Hockenheim.
2000 - Toyota Atlantic (AAR Atlantic Team): 12th (pole at Cleveland, 3rd Trois Rivieres)
2001 - British F3 (Fortec Racing)
2002 - Toyota Atlantic (Dorricott Racing): 3rd, 131 pts
2008 - Grand-Am (GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Riley-Pontiac Mk XI): 3rd, 378 pts, with J.Fogarty
2009 - Grand-Am (GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Riley-Pontiac Mk XI): Champion, 337 pts, with J.Fogarty
2011 - Grand-Am (GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Riley-Chevrolet mk XI): 4th, 315 pts


Guthrie, Janet (USA)

b 07/03/1938

 

Guthrie, Malcolm (GB)

b


1969 - European F2 (Brabham-Ford BT23C): 15th, 2 pts (8th Nurburgring)


Guyot, Albert (F)

b (Orleans) - d 1933


1908 - Won GP des Voiturettes (Delage)
1923 - Won San Sebastian GP (Rolland-Pilain)