Sandro Zeller

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Sandro Zeller
Sandro Zeller.jpg
Nationality   Swiss
Born (1991-11-16) 16 November 1991 (age 23)
Uster (Switzerland)
Related to Jo Zeller (father)
FIA European Formula Three Championship career
Debut season 2012
Current team Jo Zeller Racing
Car no. 17
Starts 77
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 27th in 2013 & 2014
Previous series
2010-12
2010-11
2010
2008–09
Formula 3 Euro Series
German Formula Three
Austria Formula 3 Cup
Formula Lista Junior
Championship titles
2011 Austria Formula 3 Cup

Sandro Zeller (born 16 November 1991 in Uster) is a Swiss race car driver. He is son of the twelve-time Swiss Formula Three champion Jo Zeller who founded team Jo Zeller Racing.

Career[edit]

Karting[edit]

Zeller made his karting debut in 2006, at the age of fifteen. In first season of the Swiss Rotax Max Challenge Junior he was twelfth, improving to the third place on the next year.

Formula Lista Junior[edit]

Zeller began his car racing career by driving in the Formula Lista Junior with Jo Zeller Racing in 2008. He amassed seventeen points and scored one pol on the way to fourteenth place in the championship standings.[1]

He remained in series for 2009 and improved to fifth place. He took one win at Dijon-Prenois and scored eleven point-scoring positions.[2]

Formula Three[edit]

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

After two races in the final round at Motorsport Arena Oschersleben in 2009,[3] Zeller remained in German Formula Three Championship for 2010.[4] Also he competed in the Hockenheimring round of the Austria Formula 3 Cup and Formula 3 Euro Series.[5]

2011 saw his best season to date. He won the Austria Formula 3 Cup winning nine races and completed a part season in the German Formula Three Championship and also the Formula 3 Euro Series.

Racing career[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2008 Formula Lista Junior Jo Zeller Racing 12 0 1 0 0 17 14th
2009 Formula Lista Junior Jo Zeller Racing 12 1 1 1 4 115 5th
German Formula Three 2 0 0 0 0 N/A NC†
2010 German Formula Three Jo Zeller Racing 16 0 0 0 0 3 17th
Austria Formula 3 Cup 8 3 6 5 6 115 3rd
Formula 3 Euro Series 4 0 0 0 0 N/A NC†
2011 German Formula Three Jo Zeller Racing 6 0 0 0 0 5 15th
Austria Formula 3 Cup 12 9  ?  ? 12 225 1st
Formula 3 Euro Series 9 0 0 0 0 0 NC
2012 Austria Formula 3 Cup Jo Zeller Racing 10 7 7 7 10 185 2nd
Formula 3 Euro Series 24 0 0 0 0 23 12th
2013 FIA European Formula 3 Championship Jo Zeller Racing 30 0 0 0 0 0 27th
Masters of Formula 3 1 0 0 0 0 N/A 17th
2014 FIA European Formula 3 Championship Jo Zeller Racing 27 0 0 0 0 0 27th

† Guest driver – ineligible for points.

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 Jo Zeller Racing Dallara F306 Mercedes LEC
1
LEC
2
HOC1
1

15
HOC1
2

11
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

13
HOC2
2

10
NC 0 †
2011 Jo Zeller Racing Dallara F308 Mercedes LEC
1
LEC
2
LEC
3
HOC1
1

13
HOC1
2

15
HOC1
3

13
ZAN
1
ZAN
2
ZAN
3
RBR
1
RBR
2
RBR
3
NOR
1

Ret
NOR
2

9
NOR
3

9
NÜR
1
NÜR
2
NÜR
3
SIL
1
SIL
2
SIL
3
VAL
1
VAL
2
VAL
3
HOC2
1

11
HOC2
2

12
HOC2
3

10
NC 0 †
2012 Jo Zeller Racing Dallara F308 Mercedes HOC1
1

12
HOC1
2

15
HOC1
3

10
BSH
1

13
BSH
2

17
BSH
3

14
RBR
1

15
RBR
2

12
RBR
3

9
NOR
1

11
NOR
2

12
NOR
3

23
NÜR
1

16
NÜR
2

16
NÜR
3

9
ZAN
1

12
ZAN
2

10
ZAN
3

9
VAL
1

12
VAL
2

13
VAL
3

11
HOC2
1

15
HOC2
2

16
HOC2
3

14
12th 23

† – As Zeller was a guest driver, he was ineligible for points.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "LO Formel Lista Junior 2008". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 2010-05-23. 
  2. ^ "LO Formel Lista Junior 2009". driverdb.com. Driver Database. Retrieved 2010-05-23. 
  3. ^ "27 cars on the season-finale grid". formel3.de (ATS Formel 3). 2009-10-16. Retrieved 2009-10-22. 
  4. ^ "Nearly all race seats assigned". motorsport.com; formel3.de (German Formula Three Championship). 2010-02-08. Retrieved 2010-02-15. 
  5. ^ "A Hockenheim ci sono 17 iscritti". ItaliaRacing.net (in Italian) (Inpagina). 2010-04-20. Retrieved 2010-04-20. 

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Philippe Chuard
Austria Formula 3 Cup champion
2011
Succeeded by
Incumbent