Christopher Zanella

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Christopher Zanella
Christopher Zanella.jpg
Zanella in 2013.
Nationality   Swiss
Born (1989-10-21) 21 October 1989 (age 24)
Waldshut-Tiengen, Germany
2014 Formula Renault 3.5 Series
Debut season 2013
Current team ISR
Car no. 8
Starts 17
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 16th in 2013
Previous series
201112
2010
200910
2008
200708
FIA Formula Two Championship
Italian Formula Three
Formula 3 Euro Series
Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0
Formula Renault 2.0 Switzerland
Championship titles
2008 Formula Renault 2.0 Switzerland

Christopher Zanella (born 21 October 1989) is a Swiss racing driver, currently driving for ISR in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series.

Career[edit]

Formula Renault 2.0 Switzerland[edit]

Zanella, born in Waldshut-Tiengen, began competing in formula racing with Formula Renault 2.0 Switzerland in 2007. In 2008 he won the championship. He later competed in Formula Three Euroseries and the Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0.

Formula Two[edit]

In 2011, Zanella moved to the FIA Formula Two Championship. His season began well, and he led the championship after four races, having won both races in the Magny Cours round. He remained in Formula Two for 2012, winning twice during the year in Nürburgring and Autodromo Nazionale Monza who was also the last ever race for Formula Two.

Formula Renault 3.5 Series[edit]

After the FIA Formula Two Championship was disbanded in the end of 2012, He tested with various Formula Renault 3.5 teams during the 2012-13 off-season, He signed with Czech team ISR Racing partnering Russian driver Sergey Sirotkin, in his series debut in Monza he finished 3rd in the race, various months ago he won the last Formula Two race ever also in Monza coinciding with his podium in his debut, in Race 2 he finished 8th giving him 19 points during the weekend.

Racing record[edit]

Complete Formula Two results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Pos Points
2011 19 SIL
1

7
SIL
2

3
MAG
1

1
MAG
2

1
SPA
1

3
SPA
2

2
NÜR
1

2
NÜR
2

3
BRH
1

6
BRH
2

7
RBR
1

12
RBR
2

4
MNZ
1

5
MNZ
2

6
CAT
1

6
CAT
2

7
2nd 189
2012 19 SIL
1

2
SIL
2

8
ALG
1

6
ALG
2

4
NÜR
1

3
NÜR
2

1
SPA
1

5
SPA
2

4
BRH
1

6
BRH
2

2
LEC
1

8
LEC
2

3
HUN
1

5
HUN
2

6
MNZ
1

2
MNZ
2

1
3rd 196

Complete Formula Renault 3.5 Series results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Pos Points
2013 ISR MNZ
1

3
MNZ
2

8
ALC
1

7
ALC
2

Ret
MON
1

Ret
SPA
1

11
SPA
2

13
MSC
1

22
MSC
2

23
RBR
1

16
RBR
2

14
HUN
1

Ret
HUN
2

19
LEC
1

Ret
LEC
2

19
CAT
1

Ret
CAT
2

11
16th 25

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