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Mika Salo

Mika Salo, 21 August 2001, Nurburgring. Copyright Jiri Inneman (http://inneman.noveranet.cz/ag.htm), 2009. Used with permission.

Mika Salo, 21 August 2001, Nurburgring. Copyright Jiri Inneman, 2009. Used with permission.

Mika Salo, Sebring, Florida, 19th March 2011. Copyright LAT Photographic (www.latphoto.co.uk), 2011. Used with permission.

Mika Salo, Sebring, Florida, 19th March 2011. Copyright LAT Photographic 2011. Used with permission.

Born:

30 Nov 1966
Helsinki

Nationality:

Finland

Grands Prix:

109 (1994-2002)

After Formula 1, Mika initially moved to the US to CART, with PK Racing, but after a Le Mans drive in 2003, aimed towards endurance racing, and for many years, raced in GT events, the World Endurance Championship and the InterContinental GT Challenge Series and previously also appeared in Italian touring cars. Mika occasionally drives rallies in Finland but is a driver manager, runs a kart track, and also commentates on TV as well as presenting his own motoring and motorsport programme in Finland. Now lives in Estonia and also likes to ride his motorbikes. Away from motoring, Mika helps the children's charity ice hockey team, Pietarinkadun Oilers, who are based in Helsinki. Mika also works as a sporting director for a motorsport team.

Biography last updated 2 Jul 2017