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Gary Formato

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Born:

19 Nov 1974
Johannesburg

Nationality:

South Africa

F3000 starts:

8 (1995)

Carved a niche for himself in sportscars, but also as a competitive star of the South African touring car series, winning the title three years on the trot, from 1998-2000. After a brief break from the sport, he returned with his own team. Now is the race director of his Global Touring Car series, which, for now, is the main touring car series in South Africa. Gary hopes to expand it across Africa and then Worldwide. He still occasionally races and runs in a range of touring and production car series in South Africa and also has a sideline as a TV presenter. In 2012, he raced in Australia and New Zealand as well as his homeland. Formato also competes in hillclimb events.

Biography last updated 27 Jan 2018