Alessandro Nannini

Alessandro Nannini is an Italian ex-F1 driver who raced in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship between 1986 and 1990. He famously inherited victory in the 1989 Japanese Grand Prix after Ayrton Senna was disqualified but sadly his career was cut short after he sustained appalling arm injuries in a helicopter accident the following year.

Alessandro Nannini's F1 Wins
Win NumberGrand PrixCircuitDateRoundNo.TeamChassisTyreGridWinning MarginRace TimeSpeedDistance
11989 Japanese Grand PrixSuzuka International Racing Course22 October 198915/1619Benetton FordB189Goodyear611.9041:35:06.277195.906310.527

PROFILE

Nationality: Italian

Date of Birth: 07/07/1959

Place of Birth: Siena

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 0

Race Wins: 1

Pole Positions: 0

Front Row Starts: 0

Fastest Laps: 2

Podiums: 9

Points: 65

Grands Prix Entered: 78

Grands Prix Started: 76

DNQs: 1

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 3rd