Daniel Juncadella

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Daniel Juncadella
Nationality  Spanish
Born (1991-05-07) 7 May 1991 (age 23)
Barcelona (Spain)
Related to Luis Pérez-Sala (uncle)
2014 DTM
Debut season 2013
Current team Mücke Motorsport
Car no. 19
Starts 17
Championships 0
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Best champ.
finish
16th in 2013
Finished last season 16th (21 pts)
Previous series
2012

20102012
2010
20082009
2008
2007
2007
FIA European Formula 3 Championship
Formula 3 Euro Series
GP3 Series
Formula BMW Europe
Formula BMW Americas
Formula BMW ADAC
Master Junior Formula
Championship titles
2012
2012
Formula 3 Euro Series
FIA European F3 Championship

Daniel Juncadella Pérez-Sala (born 7 May 1991 in Barcelona) is a Spanish racing driver.

Career[edit]

Karting[edit]

Juncadella began his motorsport career in karting in 2004, finishing 21st in the Copa Campeones Trophy Junior. He also finished 32nd in the Andrea Margutti Trophy ICA Junior class.

Master Junior Formula[edit]

Juncadella began his formula racing career in the 2007 Master Junior Formula season. He finished as runner-up in the championship, with seven wins and 359 points; losing out to Isaac Lopez by nine points.

Formula BMW[edit]

After six races at the end of the 2007 Formula BMW ADAC season, the following season, Juncadella competed in the new-for-2008 Formula BMW Europe series for EuroInternational. He finished fourth in the standings, taking thirteen points-scoring positions in sixteen races, including two wins at the Hungaroring.[1] For 2009, Juncadella remained in the series, staying with EuroInternational. He finished as runner-up behind Brazilian team-mate Felipe Nasr in the championship with one win at Autodromo Nazionale Monza.[2] Juncadella finished every race in the points, but was not enough to keep his backing from the Red Bull Junior Team.

Formula Three[edit]

Juncadella competing at the second round of the 2010 Formula 3 Euro Series at Hockenheim.

Juncadella has stepped up to the Formula 3 Euro Series for the 2010 season, joining Nicolas Marroc at Prema Powerteam, supported by professional road bicycle racing team Astana. At his first event at Circuit Paul Ricard, Juncadella took his first pole position before finishing fourth in the first race.

DTM[edit]

For the 2013 season, Juncadella will race with Mercedes in the DTM. His best result so far is a third position.

Formula 1[edit]

He tested with Williams F1 during the Young Drivers test at Silverstone, setting the fifth best time on the first day.[3]

On 24 January 2014, Juncadella joined Sahara Force India as a reserve driver. He will attend all races and take part in Friday practice sessions.[4]

Racing record[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2007 Master Formula Junior Javier Juncadella 21 7 0 13 13 359 2nd
Formula BMW ADAC AM-Holzer Rennsport 6 0 0 0 0 86 23rd
2008 Formula BMW Europe EuroInternational 16 2 4 1 5 237 4th
Formula BMW World Final 1 0 0 0 0 N/A 4th
Formula BMW Americas Euro Junior Team 6 1 0 0 3 54 NC†
2009 Formula BMW Europe EuroInternational 16 1 0 0 7 288 2nd
2010 Formula 3 Euro Series Prema Powerteam 18 1 1 4 3 35 8th
GP3 Series Tech 1 Racing 10 0 0 0 1 10 14th
British Formula Three Prema Powerteam 3 1 0 2 2 N/A NC†
Masters of Formula 3 1 0 0 0 0 N/A 16th
Macau Grand Prix 1 0 0 0 0 N/A NC
2011 Formula 3 Euro Series Prema Powerteam 27 4 4 3 14 280 3rd
FIA Formula 3 International Trophy 8 1 0 0 2 72 3rd
Masters of Formula 3 1 0 0 0 0 N/A NC
Macau Grand Prix 1 1 0 0 1 N/A 1st
2012 Formula 3 Euro Series Prema Powerteam 24 5 5 6 6 240 1st
FIA European Formula 3 Championship 20 5 5 5 5 252 1st
Masters of Formula 3 1 1 1 1 1 N/A 1st
2013 Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters Mücke Motorsport 10 0 0 0 0 21 16th
Formula One Williams F1 Team Test driver
2014 Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters Mücke Motorsport 1 0 0 0 0 0* 19th*
Formula One Sahara Force India Formula One Team Test driver

* Season in progress.
† Juncadella was a guest driver, so he was ineligible for points.

Complete Formula 3 Euro Series results[edit]

(key)

Year Entrant Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 DC Points
2010 Prema Powerteam Mercedes LEC
1

4
LEC
2

7
HOC1
1

8
HOC1
2

2
VAL
1

9
VAL
2

9
NOR
1

10
NOR
2

6
NÜR
1

12
NÜR
2

10
ZAN
1

Ret
ZAN
2

9
BRH
1

6
BRH
2

3
OSC
1

4
OSC
2

6
HOC2
1

8
HOC2
2

1
8th 35
2011 Prema Powerteam Mercedes
LEC
1

3
LEC
2

3
LEC
3

1
HOC
1

6
HOC
2

1
HOC
3

4
ZAN
1

5
ZAN
2

7
ZAN
3

12
RBR
1

2
RBR
2

6
RBR
3

1
NOR
1

Ret
NOR
2

3
NOR
3

11
NÜR
1

2
NÜR
2

4
NÜR
3

1
SIL
1

3
SIL
2

2
SIL
3

8
VAL
1

4
VAL
2

3
VAL
3

2
HOC
1

7
HOC
2

6
HOC
3

3
3rd 280
2012 Prema Powerteam Mercedes
HOC
1

1
HOC
2

Ret
HOC
3

1
BRH
1

2
BRH
2

12
BRH
3

8
RBR
1

7
RBR
2

8
RBR
3

1
NOR
2

DSQ
NOR
2

11
NOR
3

2
NÜR
1

1
NÜR
2

8
NÜR
3

DSQ
ZAN
1

6
ZAN
2

2
ZAN
3

1
VAL
1

2
VAL
2

7
VAL
3

2
HOC
1

13
HOC
2

Ret
HOC
3

4
1st 240

Complete GP3 Series results[edit]

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

Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 DC Points
2010 Tech 1 Racing ESP
FEA

11
ESP
SPR

11
TUR
FEA

TUR
SPR

VAL
FEA

VAL
SPR

GBR
FEA

Ret
GBR
SPR

Ret
GER
FEA

8
GER
SPR

2
HUN
FEA

HUN
SPR

BEL
FEA

5
BEL
SPR

DSQ
ITA
FEA

22
ITA
SPR

Ret
14th 10

Complete DTM results[edit]

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

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pos Points
2013 Mücke Motorsport DTM AMG Mercedes C-Coupé HOC
12
BRH
20
SPL
13
LAU
6
NOR
4
MSC
18
NÜR
Ret
OSC
17
ZAN
17
HOC
10
16th 21
2014 Mücke Motorsport DTM AMG Mercedes C-Coupé HOC
19
OSC
Ret
HUN
16
NOR
13
MSC
15
SPL
15
NÜR
5
LAU
4
ZAN
HOC
18th* 22*

* Season in progress.

Complete Formula One participations[edit]

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

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 WDC Points
2014 Sahara Force India F1 Team Force India VJM07 Mercedes PU106A Hybrid 1.6 V6 t AUS
MAL
BHR
CHN
ESP
MON
CAN
AUT
GBR
TD
GER
HUN
BEL
ITA
TD
SIN
JPN
RUS
USA
BRA
ABU
–* –*

* Season in progress.

Personal life[edit]

Juncadella list his hobbies as cross-country skiing, padel tennis, golf, music, going out, while his favourite circuit is Autodromo Nazionale Monza, where he won once during the 2009 Formula BMW Europe season. His favourite drivers are Mika Häkkinen and Michael Schumacher.[5]

He is the nephew of Luis Pérez-Sala, who drove for the Minardi Formula One team in 1988 and 1989 and was team principal of the Spanish HRT F1 in 2012.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lehbrink, Ingo (2008-08-03). "Formula BMW Europe, 1- 3.8.08: Rounds 9 + 10, Budapest (HU).". BMW Motorsport (BMW). Retrieved 2009-12-23. 
  2. ^ Lehbrink, Ingo (2009-09-12). "Juncadella Wins In Slippery Monza.". BMW Motorsport (BMW). Retrieved 2009-12-23. 
  3. ^ "Silverstone day one — Magnussen on top for McLaren". Formula1.com. 17 July 2013. Retrieved 17 July 2013. 
  4. ^ "Daniel Juncadella joins Sahara Force India as a reserve driver". Sahara Force India. 24 January 2014. Retrieved 25 January 2014. 
  5. ^ "Daniel Juncadella". BMW Motorsport (BMW). Retrieved 2009-12-23. 
  6. ^ "Mortara takes pole in Spain". gpupdate.net (GPUpdate.net). 2010-05-21. Retrieved 2011-07-14. 

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Roberto Merhi
Formula 3 Euro Series
Champion

2012
Succeeded by
none
Preceded by
Ivan Capelli
FIA European Formula 3
Champion

2012
Succeeded by
Raffaele Marciello
Preceded by
Edoardo Mortara
Macau Grand Prix
Winner

2011
Succeeded by
António Félix da Costa
Preceded by
Felix Rosenqvist
Formula Three Masters
Winner

2012
Succeeded by
Felix Rosenqvist