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Neel Jani

Neel Jani, 2007 A1 GP meeting, Brno, Czech Republic. Copyright Jiri Inneman (http://inneman.noveranet.cz/ag.htm), 2009. Used with permission.

Neel Jani, 2007 A1 GP meeting, Brno, Czech Republic. Copyright Jiri Inneman, 2009. Used with permission.

Neel Jani, Goodwood Revival, 18th September 2021. Copyright, Richard Jenkins, 2021.

Neel Jani, Goodwood Revival, 18th September 2021. Copyright, Richard Jenkins, 2021.

Born:

08 Dec 1983
Ronschach

Nationality:

Switzerland

CART/IRL years:

CCWS (2007)

Highly rated youngster who switched to Champ Cars in 2007, after a spell as a Formula 1 test driver for Scuderia Toro Rosso. In 2007, he moved to A1 GP series, where he raced for a few years, with real success, taking his nation to the title in 2007-2008. Now best known a long-time endurance driver, Neel is in endurance racing and was, for a long time, in Formula E. He won Le Mans in 2016. Jani is the son of a Gujarati Indian father and a Swiss mother.

Biography last updated 14 Dec 2020