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Erik Comas

Erik Comas, 1994. Copyright LAT Photographic (www.latphoto.co.uk), 2010. Used with permission.

Erik Comas, 1994. Copyright LAT Photographic 2010. Used with permission.

Erik Comas, Angouleme, September 2011. Copyright Alan Cox, 2011. Used with permission.

Erik Comas, Angouleme, September 2011. Copyright Alan Cox, 2011. Used with permission.

Born:

28 Sep 1963
Romans-Sur-Isere, Valence

Nationality:

France

Grands Prix:

59 (1991-1994)

F3000 starts:

20 (1989-1990)

Still drives on occasion - in both rallies and historic racing - but now also runs both a eco-friendly automobile concern and a driver-manager and motorsports consultancy firm. Erik is boss to a number of drivers, including Benoit Treluyer, Stephane Sarrazin and Romain Dumas. His son is also racing, and on top of all this, Erik is also an occasional tester for Nissan. Comas won virtually every championship he competed in before Formula 1, winning Formula 3000, French Formula 3 and French Touring Cars and the French Formule Renault Turbo title in 1986.

Biography last updated 29 Mar 2015