Pekka Saarinen

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Pekka Saarinen
Nationality Finland Finnish
Born (1983-07-27) July 27, 1983 (age 31)
(Finland)
Championship titles
2007
2006, 2007
2005
2010-11
2012
2012
China F. Renault Challenge
Asian F. Renault Challenge
F. Renault 2.0 Germany
HRH Roadsport V8
Porsche Carrera Cup Asia
Audi R8 LMS Cup China

Pekka Saarinen (born July 27, 1983) is a Finnish racing driver and head of PS Racing.

Karts[edit]

He has won the Nordic ICA Junior championship in 1997 and placed second in the Finish Junior A in 1997 and ICA Viking Trophy in 1998. He has also competed in various European Fomula A and ICA championships with some success.

Formula Racing[edit]

He has competed for five years in Formula Renault 2.0 where he won the Formula Renault 2.0 Germany series in 2005 for SL Formula Racing and the Asian Formula Renault Challenge in both 2006 and 2007, accompanied by the China Challenge in 2007.

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2003 Formula Renault 2.0 Germany Koiranen Brothers Motorsport 14 0 0 0 0 58 19th
Formula Renault 2000 Masters 2 0 0 0 0 0 35th
2004 Formula Renault 2.0 Germany SL Formula Racing 14 1 1 0 3 151 8th
Formula Renault 2.0 Netherlands 4 0 0 0 0 49 12th
Formula Renault 2000 Eurocup 2 0 0 0 1 44 13th
2005 Formula Renault 2.0 Germany SL Formula Racing 16 2 1 0 10 309 1st
2006 Asian Formula Renault Challenge Shangsai FRD Team 12 7 2 6 9 263 1st
Chinese Formula Renault Challenge 12  ?  ?  ?  ? 145 3rd
2007 Asian Formula Renault Challenge PS Racing 14 9 2 10 10 307 1st
Chinese Formula Renault Challenge 14 9 2 10 10 307 1st
2010 Historic Race Finland Roadster V8 PS Racing 7 1  ?  ? 7 51 1st
2011 Historic Race Finland Roadster V8 PS Racing 2 0  ?  ? 1 8 9th
2012 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia PS Racing 2 0 0 0 0 21 16th
Audi R8 LMS Cup China J-Fly Racing Team 2 0 0 0 0 12 14th

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Scott Speed
Formula Renault 2.0 Germany
Drivers' Champion

2005
Succeeded by
Filipe Albuquerque
(NEC)