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Franck Perera

Franck Perera, Formula Superleague event, Assen, Holland, 16th May 2010. Copyright LAT Photographic (www.latphoto.co.uk), 2010. Used with permission.

Franck Perera, Formula Superleague event, Assen, Holland, 16th May 2010. Copyright LAT Photographic 2010. Used with permission.

Born:

21 Mar 1984
Montpellier

Nationality:

France

CART/IRL years:

IRL (2008)

Former GP2 driver whose spell in the IRL was beset by funding problems, which meant a stop-start year, with testing and Indy Lights filling in his season. Then moved to Formula Superleague from 2008 to 2010 and the GP2 series again in 2009. Now racing in the European Le Mans series and the Blancpain Endurance Series, amongst other sportscar series (Michelin Le Mans Cup). Franck's early career rise was meteoric with early success in karting, followed by the 2003 Italian Formula Renault title but during his difficult spells, he almost left the sport and worked in a hotel for a while.

Biography last updated 22 Mar 2019