Elio de Angelis

Often referred to as Formula One’s last true gentleman driver, Elio de Angelis was an Italian F1 driver who raced in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship between 1979 and 1986. He won 2 Grands Prix and claimed 3 pole positions during his career and famously won the 1982 Austrian Grand Prix for Lotus by mere yards from Keke Rosberg. He was tragically killed in an accident whilst testing for Brabham at the Paul Ricard circuit in France in May, 1986.

Elio De Angelis' F1 Wins
Win NumberGrand PrixCircuitDateRoundNo.TeamChassisTyreGridWinning MarginRace TimeSpeedDistance
11982 Austrian Grand PrixÖsterreichring15 August 198213/1611Lotus Ford91Goodyear70.0501:25:02.212222.219314.947
21985 San Marino Grand PrixAutodromo Dino Ferrari5 May 19853/1611Lotus Renault97TGoodyear31 lap1:34:35.955191.798302.40