Michele Alboreto

Michele Alboreto was an Italian F1 driver who raced in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship between 1981 and 1994. He won 5 F1 Grands Prix during this time and claimed 2 pole positions. He claimed the final victory for the Tyrrell team at the 1983 Detroit Grand Prix and in 1985 he finished runner-up in the Drivers World Championship with Ferrari. He was tragically killed while whilst testing for Audi at the Lausitzring in Germany in preparation for the 2001 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Michele Alboreto's F1 Wins
Win NumberGrand PrixCircuitDateRoundNo.TeamChassisTyreGridWinning MarginRace TimeSpeedDistance
11982 Las Vegas Grand PrixCaesars Palace25 September 198216/163Tyrrell Ford011Goodyear327.2921:41:56.888161.111273.750
21983 Detroit Grand PrixDetroit Street Circuit5 June 19837/153Tyrrell Ford011Goodyear67.7021:50:53.669130.611241.402
31984 Belgian Grand PrixCircuit Zolder29 April 19843/1627Ferrari126C4Goodyear142.3861:36:32.048185.430298.340
41985 Canadian Grand PrixCircuit Gilles Villeneuve16 June 19855/1627Ferrari156/85Goodyear31.9571:46:01.813174.686308.700
51985 German Grand PrixNürburgring4 August 19859/1627Ferrari156/85Goodyear811.6611:35:31.337191.147304.314

PROFILE

Nationality: Italian

Date of Birth: 23/12/1956

Place of Birth: Milan

Died: 25/04/2001

F1 Career Statistics

World Championship Titles: 0

Race Wins: 5

Pole Positions: 2

Front Row Starts: 4

Fastest Laps: 5

Podiums: 23

Points: 186.5

Grands Prix Entered: 215

Grands Prix Started: 194

DNQs: 21

Highest Race Finish: 1st

Highest Grid Position: 1st