Roberto Bussinello

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Roberto Bussinello
Born (1927-10-04)4 October 1927
Pistoia, Italy
Died 24 August 1999(1999-08-24) (aged 71)
Vicenza, Italy
Formula One World Championship career
Nationality Italy Italian
Active years 1961, 1965
Teams De Tomaso and Scuderia Centro Sud
Races 3 (2 starts)
Championships 0
Wins 0
Podiums 0
Career points 0
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 0
First race 1961 Italian Grand Prix
Last race 1965 Italian Grand Prix

Roberto Bussinello (4 October 1927 in Pistoia – 24 August 1999 in Vicenza) was a racing driver from Italy. He participated in three Formula One World Championship Grands Prix, debuting on 10 September 1961. He scored no championship points. He also participated in several non-Championship Formula One races.

Bussinello travelled to Australia in 1964 for a production car race at the Sandown Park circuit in Melbourne. Teaming with Australian driver Ralph Sachs in an Alec Mildren Racing Alfa Romeo Giulia TI Super, Bussinello would win the 1964 Sandown 6 Hour International. The race was the forerunner of what would become the Sandown 500.

Complete Formula One World Championship results[edit]


Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 WDC Points
1961 Isobele de Tomaso De Tomaso F1 004 Alfa Romeo Straight-4 MON NED BEL FRA GBR GER ITA
1965 Scuderia Centro Sud BRM P57 BRM V8 RSA MON BEL FRA GBR NED GER