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Giancarlo Fisichella

Giancarlo Fisichella, Barcelona, 18th January 2000. Copyright LAT Photographic (www.latphoto.co.uk), 2010. Used with permission.

Giancarlo Fisichella, Barcelona, 18th January 2000. Copyright LAT Photographic 2010. Used with permission.

Giancarlo Fisichella, Le Mans 2012. Copyright LAT Photographic (www.latphoto.co.uk), 2014. Used with Permission.

Giancarlo Fisichella, Le Mans 2012. Copyright LAT Photographic 2014. Used with Permission.

Born:

14 Jan 1973
Rome

Nationality:

Italy

Grands Prix:

225 (1996-2009)

Giancarlo joined with Ferrari's Formula 1 team, as one of their test and reserve drivers after a brief spell driving for them, which unfortunately rather than being a step to greater things, ended his long spell driving in Formula 1. Was also involved in running a GP2 team for a while. Now races in endurance events and took a Le Mans class win in 2014. He competed in the United Sports Car Championship in 2016 and in 2017, combined this with a full-time Blancpain endurance drive. In 2018, he raced in the World Endurance Championship and carried on in 2019. Won the Italian Formula 3 title in 1994. Fisichella's passion for cars came from his father, who ran a garage in Rome.

Biography last updated 8 Aug 2018