Alessandro Pesenti-Rossi

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Alessandro Pesenti-Rossi
Born (1942-08-31) 31 August 1942 (age 76)
Bergamo, Lombardy, Italy
Formula One World Championship career
NationalityItaly Italian
Active years1976
Teamsnon-works Tyrrell
Entries4 (3 starts)
Championships0
Wins0
Podiums0
Career points0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
First entry1976 German Grand Prix
Last entry1976 Italian Grand Prix

Alessandro Pesenti-Rossi (born 31 August 1942[1]) is a former racing driver from Italy, born in Bergamo.[1] He participated in four Formula One World Championship Grands Prix with a privately entered Tyrrell, debuting on 1 August 1976. He scored no championship points, but managed to finish every race that he started.

Prior to his brief time in Formula One, Pesenti-Rossi was a regular race winner in Italian Formula Three, narrowly missing the 1975 title when the final race was abandoned due to rain as he was leading it. He lost the title to Luciano Pavesi by a single point. He also fielded a private March 742 in Formula Two but with only moderate success, and it was to Formula Two that he returned in 1977.

Racing record[edit]

Complete European Formula Two Championship results[edit]

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

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 Pos. Pts
1974 Equipe Nationale March 732 BMW BAR HOC PAU SAL HOC MUG KAR PER HOC
6
20th 2
Beta Racing Team VAL
7
1975 Scuderia Citta del Mille March 742 BMW EST THR HOC
7
NÜR PAU HOC SAL ROU 9th 13
Scuderia Gulf Rondini MUG
2
PER
6
SIL ZOL NOG
5
VAL
4
1976 Scuderia Gulf Rondini March 742 BMW HOC
Ret
15th 2
March 762 THR
DNQ
VAL
5
SAL
8
PAU
DNQ
HOC ROU MUG PER EST NOG HOC
1977 AFMP Euroracing March 772 BMW SIL THR
NC
PAU
Ret
MUG
4
ROU
NC
NOG
Ret
PER
11
MIS
4
EST DON 9th 13
Hart HOC
4
NÜR
17
VAL
4
1978 Trivellato Racing Team Chevron B42 BMW THR HOC NÜR PAU MUG VAL ROU DON NOG PER MIS HOC
DNQ
NC 0

Complete Formula One results[edit]

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 WDC Pts
1976 Scuderia Gulf Rondini Tyrrell 007 Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0 V8 BRA RSA USW ESP BEL MON SWE FRA GBR GER
14
AUT
11
NED
DNQ
ITA
18
CAN USA JPN NC 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Jenkins, Richard. "The World Championship drivers - Where are they now?". OldRacingCars.com. Retrieved 2007-07-29.