Jimmy Eriksson

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Jimmy Eriksson
Nationality  Swedish
Born (1991-03-14) 14 March 1991 (age 23)
Tomelilla (Sweden)
2014 GP3 Series
Debut season 2013
Current team Koiranen GP
Car no. 8
Starts 0
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Previous series
2010, 12
2010-11
2009
2009
2009
2009
German Formula Three
Formula 3 Euro Series
Formula Renault 2.0 NEC
Formula Renault 2.0 NEZ
Formula Renault 2.0 Sweden
Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0
Championship titles
2012 German Formula Three

Jimmy Eriksson (born 14 March 1991 in Tomelilla) is a Swedish race car driver currently driving in the GP3 Series for Team Koiranen GP.

Career[edit]

Karting[edit]

Eriksson made his karting debut in 2005, at the age of fourteen. In 2008 he was champion of the Swedish Formula Yamaha Championship.

Formula Renault[edit]

Eriksson began his car racing career by driving in the Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup with Motopark Academy in 2009. He took a victory at Alastaro Circuit[1] along with fourteen point-scoring positions to finish sixteenth in championship.[2] Also he competed in some races of Formula Renault 2.0 NEZ, Formula Renault 2.0 Sweden and Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0, all with Motopark.

Formula Three[edit]

In 2010, Eriksson will step up to the German Formula Three Championship with the Motopark Academy team.[3] He will join Formula Renault team-mates Kevin Magnussen and Luís Felipe Derani at the team.

Racing career[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2009 Formula Renault 2.0 NEC Motopark Academy 16 1 1 1 1 113 15th
Formula Renault 2.0 NEZ 4 0 0 0 1 47 10th
Formula Renault 2.0 Sweden 4 0 0 0 1 16 9th
Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 2 0 0 0 0 N/A NC†
2010 German Formula Three Motopark Academy 17 1 0 0 3 43 6th
Formula 3 Euro Series Motopark Academy 2 0 0 0 0 N/A NC†
2011 Formula 3 Euro Series Motopark Academy 27 0 0 0 0 93 9th
2012 German Formula Three Lotus 27 8 8 9 17 408 1st
2013 GP3 Series Status Grand Prix 16 0 0 0 0 0 24th

† - As Eriksson was a guest driver, he was ineligible for points.

Complete Formula 3 Euro Series results[edit]

2010[edit]

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 DC Points
2010 Motopark Academy Dallara F305/045 Volkswagen LEC
1
LEC
2
HOC1
1

11
HOC1
2

Ret
VAL
1
VAL
2
NOR
1
NOR
2
NÜR
1
NÜR
2
ZAN
1
ZAN
2
BRH
1
BRH
2
OSC
1
OSC
2
HOC2
1
HOC2
2
NC† N/A

† - As Eriksson was a guest driver, he was ineligible for points.

2011[edit]

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Points DC
2011 Motopark Academy Dallara F308 VW LEC HOC ZAN RBR NOR NÜR SIL VAL HOC 93 9th
10 9 6 9 8 7 9 9 7 9 5 6 5 4 7 10 Ret 10 9 9 6 9 9 11 9 8 7

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 17 18 D.C. Points
2013 Status Grand Prix ESP
FEA

19
ESP
SPR

Ret
VAL
FEA

18
VAL
SPR

16
GBR
FEA

18
GBR
SPR

21†
GER
FEA

Ret
GER
SPR

18
HUN
FEA

13
HUN
SPR

12
BEL
FEA

17
BEL
SPR

15
ITA
FEA

13
ITA
SPR

Ret
ABU
FEA

23
ABU
SPR

26
24th 0
2014 Koiranen GP ESP
FEA

2
ESP
SPR

6
AUT
FEA

3
AUT
SPR

2
GBR
FEA

1
GBR
SPR

Ret
GER
FEA

7
GER
SPR

15
HUN
FEA

HUN
SPR

BEL
FEA

BEL
SPR

ITA
FEA

ITA
SPR

RUS
FEA

RUS
SPR

ABU
FEA

ABU
SPR

2nd* 84*

References[edit]

  1. ^ Heinonen, Jarmo (2009-06-13). "Alastaro Rata-SM Formula Renault NEC Race 1 Race". necup.com. Renault Sport. Retrieved 2010-02-16. 
  2. ^ "Formula Renault 2.0 NEC 2009". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 2010-02-06. 
  3. ^ "Time to say goodbye". motopark.com (Motopark Academy). Retrieved 18 June 2011. 

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Richie Stanaway
German Formula Three
Champion

2012
Succeeded by
Marvin Kirchhöfer