Juan Manuel Bordeu

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Juan Manuel Bordeu
Born (1934-01-28)28 January 1934
Balcarce, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died 24 November 1990(1990-11-24) (aged 56)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Formula One World Championship career
Nationality Argentina Argentine
Active years 1961
Teams UDT Laystall
Entries 1 (0 starts)
Championships 0
Wins 0
Podiums 0
Career points 0
Pole positions 0
Fastest laps 0
First entry 1961 French Grand Prix
Last entry 1961 French Grand Prix

Juan Manuel Bordeu (28 January 1934 – 24 November 1990) was a racing driver from Buenos Aires, Argentina. A protégé of Juan Manuel Fangio, Bordeu had a successful early career but a bad testing accident wrecked his chances in Formula One. His only World Championship Formula One entry was at the 1961 French Grand Prix in a Lotus run by the UDT Laystall team, but the car was eventually driven by Lucien Bianchi.

He raced on until his retirement in 1973, after which he represented his country as a delegate of FISA.

Complete Formula One results[edit]


Yr Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 WDC Points
1961 UDT Laystall Racing Team Lotus 18/21 Climax Straight-4 MON NED BEL FRA


Sporting positions
Preceded by
Dante Emiliozzi
Turismo Carretera champion
Succeeded by
Eduardo Copello