Yann Cunha

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Yann Cunha
Yann Cunha.jpg
Cunha in 2013.
Nationality  Brazilian
Born (1991-01-22) 22 January 1991 (age 24)
Brasília (Brazil)
Formula Renault 3.5 Series career
Debut season 2012
Current team AV Formula
Car no. 28
Former teams Pons Racing
Starts 34
Wins 0
Poles 0
Fastest laps 0
Best finish 27th in 2013
Previous series
2011
2011
2008-10
European F3 Open Championship
British Formula Three
Formula 3 Sudamericana

Yann Cunha (born 22 January 1991 in Brasília) is a Brazilian racing driver.

Career[edit]

Karting[edit]

Yann Cunha began his career kart racing. In November 2010 Yann, teamed up with pilots Luiz Cordeiro and Lu Boesel, won the famous 500 miles kart race in Granja Viana, São Paulo, where celebrities such as Nelson Piquet, Jr. and Rubens Barrichello participated as well.

Formula Three Sudamericana[edit]

In 2008 he began competing in the fastest category of the continent, the South American Formula 3.

In his first season, Yann participated in only a few races, and started preparing for the 2009 season. 2009 was his first full year of racing. At 18, he worked with the team Razia Sports to develop the new Dallara F309, which now equips the cars of that class. Yann placed second in the opening round of the competition, held in Brasília. Yann raced a variety of circuits in 2009, he raced in his home town of Brasília but also the circuits of Curitiba, Rio de Janeiro, Santa Cruz do Sul, Buenos Aires (Argentina), Piriápolis (Uruguay), São Paulo and Campo Grande. Yann appeared on the podium for these races and was confirmed the best rookie in Formula 3.

Racing record[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Name Races Poles Wins Podiums F/Laps Points Final Placing
2008 Formula 3 Sudamericana Razia Sports 6 0 0 0 0 0 21st
2009 Formula 3 Sudamericana Razia Sports 18 0 0 8 1 75 5th
2010 Formula 3 Brazil Open Bassan Motorsport 1 0 0 1 0 N/A 3rd
Formula 3 Sudamericana 24 7 5 16 4 351 2nd
British Formula Three CF Racing with Manor Motorsport 3 0 0 0 0 0 21st
Formula Renault UK CRS Racing 2 0 0 0 0 10 31st
2011 Formula 3 Brazil Open Bassan Motorsport 1 0 0 1 0 N/A 2nd
British Formula Three T-Sport 30 0 0 0 0 -36 26th
European F3 Open Championship Hache Team 10 0 1 3 1 44 9th
2012 Formula Renault 3.5 Series Pons Racing 17 0 0 0 0 0 29th
2013 Formula Renault 3.5 Series AV Formula 17 0 0 0 0 0 27th

Complete Auto GP World Series results[edit]

(key)

Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Pos Points
2012 Ombra Racing MNZ
1
MNZ
2
VAL
1

13
VAL
2

Ret
MAR
1

9
MAR
2

6
HUN
1
HUN
2
ALG
1
ALG
2
CUR
1
CUR
2
SON
1
SON
2
18th 8

Complete Formula Renault 3.5 Series results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 Pos Points
2012 Pons Racing ALC
1

15
ALC
2

Ret
MON
1

Ret
SPA
1

17
SPA
2

11
NÜR
1

17
NÜR
2

Ret
MSC
1

19
MSC
2

Ret
SIL
1

Ret
SIL
2

Ret
HUN
1

22
HUN
2

21
LEC
1

21
LEC
2

19
CAT
1

23
CAT
2

21
29th 0
2013 AV Formula MNZ
1

Ret
MNZ
2

15
ALC
1

15
ALC
2

13
MON
1

18
SPA
1

Ret
SPA
2

Ret
MSC
1

19
MSC
2

Ret
RBR
1

15
RBR
2

12
HUN
1

Ret
HUN
2

21
LEC
1

Ret
LEC
2

Ret
CAT
1

Ret
CAT
2

19
27th 0

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