Jimmy Eriksson

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Jimmy Eriksson
Nationality Swedish
Born (1991-03-14) 14 March 1991 (age 24)
Tomelilla (Sweden)
GP3 Series career
Debut season 2013
Current team Koiranen GP
Car no. 10
Former teams Status Grand Prix
Starts 34
Wins 2
Poles 2
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 1st in 2014
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
2014 GP3 Series Koiranen GP 18 2 2 0 5 134 4th
European Le Mans Series Sebastien Loeb Racing 1 1 0 0 1 - -

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

  • season under progress

Complete Formula 3 Euro Series results[edit]

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis 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 Motopark Academy Dallara F305/045 Volkswagen LEC
1
LEC
2
HOC
1

11
HOC
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
HOC
1
HOC
2
NC† N/A
2011 Motopark Academy Dallara F308/099 Volkswagen LEC
1

10
LEC
2

9
LEC
3

6
HOC
1

9
HOC
2

8
HOC
3

7
ZAN
1

9
ZAN
2

9
ZAN
3

7
RBR
1

9
RBR
2

5
RBR
3

6
NOR
1

5
NOR
2

4
NOR
3

7
NÜR
1

10
NÜR
2

Ret
NÜR
3

10
SIL
1

9
SIL
2

9
SIL
3

6
VAL
1

9
VAL
2

9
VAL
3

11
HOC
1

9
HOC
2

8
HOC
3

7
9th 93

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

10
HUN
SPR

16
BEL
FEA

Ret
BEL
SPR

19
ITA
FEA

1
ITA
SPR

8
RUS
FEA

4
RUS
SPR

16
ABU
FEA

10
ABU
SPR

5
4th 134

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