Franco Forini

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Franco Forini
Born (1958-09-22) 22 September 1958 (age 58)
Muralto, Ticino, Switzerland
Formula One World Championship career
Nationality Switzerland Swiss
Active years 1987
Teams Osella
Entries 3 (2 starts)
Championships 0
Wins 0
Podiums 0
Career points 0
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 0
First entry 1987 Italian Grand Prix
Last entry 1987 Spanish Grand Prix

Franco Forini (born 22 September 1958 in Muralto) is a former racing driver from Switzerland. He competed in the Italian Formula Three Championship between 1981 and 1985, winning the title in his final year in a Dallara-Volkswagen with future Formula One team Forti Corse, and finishing as runner up in the Monaco Grand Prix Formula 3 support race in the same year. He moved up to Formula 3000 in 1986 with little success. He participated in three Formula One Grands Prix, debuting on 6 September 1987. He scored no championship points.

After his brief stint in Formula One, he returned to Formula 3 in 1988 and 1989 without any further success. He later ran a transportation and shipment company in Minusio.[1]

Complete Formula One results[edit]


Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 WDC Points
1987 Osella Squadra Corse Osella FA1I Alfa Romeo V8 BRA SMR BEL MON DET FRA GBR GER HUN AUT ITA


  1. ^ "Franco Forini". Retrieved 17 June 2012. 

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Alessandro Santin
Italian Formula Three Champion
Succeeded by
Nicola Larini