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David Martinez

David Martinez, ALMS event, Sebring, Florida, 17th March 2007. Copyright LAT Photographic (www.latphoto.co.uk), 2010. Used with permission.

David Martinez, ALMS event, Sebring, Florida, 17th March 2007. Copyright LAT Photographic 2010. Used with permission.

Born:

08 Dec 1981
Tamaulipas

Nationality:

Mexico

CART/IRL years:

CCWS (2006-2007)

Champ Car Atlantic graduate, who had a one-off race in Champ Car in 2006 and then a couple of races in 2007. Now, after a spell in Atlantic, he then mainly made his name in sportscars, including Grand-Am and ALMS. Lost his drive at the end of 2012, and has since been in rallies in his homeland, and is a driver coach and advisor. Before reaching America, David had a long spell of single-seater racing in his homeland; this included Mexican Formula 3000, Formula 3 and Formula Renault. Martinez also works as an engineering (he has an engineering degree) as a consultant, including on vehicle systems.

Biography last updated 19 Mar 2017