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Alfonso Celis Jr

Alfonso Celis Jr., 2013. Copyright, Stella-Marie Thomas, 2018. Used with Permission.

Alfonso Celis Jr., 2013. Copyright, Stella-Marie Thomas, 2018. Used with Permission.

Born:

18 Sep 1996
Mexico City

Nationality:

Mexico

CART/IRL years:

INDYCAR (2018)

Another ex-karting graduate, Alfonso moved up to LATAM befor a switch to Europe and the Formula BMW Series. He then moved to Formula Renault 2.0 before settling in GP3 for a couple of seasons. Celis then became a development driver for the Force India Formula 1 team, spending two years with them which included a couple of appearances in the free practice sessions at Grand Prix weekends. In 2018, he moved Stateside to try his luck in Indycar. After a spell away from racing, he returned to his homeland and now races in touring cars, winning the 24 Hours of Mexico touring car race in 2021. Alfonso's full name is Alfonso Celis Enecaiz.

Biography last updated 11 May 2021