Chico Landi

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Chico Landi
Born (1907-07-14)14 July 1907
São Paulo, Brazil
Died 7 June 1989(1989-06-07) (aged 81)
São Paulo, Brazil
Formula One World Championship career
Nationality Brazil Brazilian
Active years 19511953, 1956
Teams Maserati inc. as privateer; privateer Ferrari
Races 6
Championships 0
Wins 0
Podiums 0
Career points 1.5
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 0
First race 1951 Italian Grand Prix
Last race 1956 Argentine Grand Prix

Francisco Sacco Landi (July 14, 1907 – June 7, 1989), better known as Chico, was a racing driver from São Paulo, Brazil. He participated in six Formula One World Championship Grands Prix, debuting on September 16, 1951. He scored a total of 1.5 championship points, awarded for his fourth place finish in the 1956 Argentine Grand Prix, a drive he shared with Gerino Gerini.

Landi was the first Brazilian driver to win a Grand Prix race, taking a Ferrari to victory at the Bari Grand Prix in 1948.

Complete Formula One World Championship results[edit]

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 WDC Points
1951 Escuderia Bandeirantes Maserati 4CLT/48 Maserati Straight-4 SUI
500
BEL
FRA
GBR
GER
DNA
ESP
DNA
NC 0
Francisco Landi Ferrari 375/50 Ferrari V12 ITA
Ret
1952 Escuderia Bandeirantes Maserati A6GCM Maserati Straight-6 SUI
500
BEL
FRA
DNA
GBR
GER
NED
9*
ITA
8
NC 0
1953 Escuderia Bandeirantes Maserati A6GCM Maserati Straight-6 ARG
500
NED
BEL
FRA
GBR
GER
SUI
Ret
NC 0
Scuderia Milano ITA
Ret
1956 Officine Alfieri Maserati Maserati 250F Maserati Straight-6 ARG
4*
MON
500
BEL
FRA
GBR
GER
ITA
25th 1.5
* Indicates Shared Drive

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Catharino Andreatta
Berno Fornari
Winner of the Mil Milhas Brasil
1960 with:
Christian Heins
Succeeded by
Italo Bertão
Orlando Menegaz