Pedro Nunes (racing driver)

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Pedro Henrique Nunes
Nationality Brazil Brazilian
Born (1988-08-22) 22 August 1988 (age 28)
São Paulo (Brazil)
Previous series
201011
2009
2009
2006–08
2007
2007
2006
GP3 Series
Formula 3 Euro Series
British Formula 3
Formula 3 Sudamericana
Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0
Formula Renault 2.0 NEC
Formula Renault 2.0 Brazil

Pedro Henrique Nunes, also known as Pedro Enrique (born 22 August 1988 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian racing driver.

Career[edit]

Formula Three Sudamericana[edit]

Nunes drove in the Formula Three Sudamericana championship from 2006 to 2008, finishing as runner-up in his final year in the category.

Formula Renault[edit]

In 2006, Nunes also drove at selected races in the Brazilian Formula Renault series. In 2007, he drove in twenty races overall in Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 and Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup for SL Formula Racing.

Formula Three Euroseries[edit]

For 2009 he moved to the Formula Three Euroseries for Manor Motorsport,[1] finishing 27th in the championship. He also appeared as a guest driver at the Autódromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimão in British Formula 3.

GP3 Series[edit]

2010 saw Nunes move to the GP3 Series, competing for ART Grand Prix. He joined Esteban Gutiérrez and Alexander Rossi at the team.[2]

He stayed in the series for 2011 alongside Valtteri Bottas and James Calado until he was replaced by Richie Stanaway at the Spa round due to poor performances throughout the season.

Racing record[edit]

Career summary[edit]

Season Series Team Races Wins Poles F/Laps Podiums Points Position
2006 Formula Renault 2.0 Brazil Piquet Sports 1 0 0 0 0 22 17th
Dragão Motorsport
Formula 3 Sudamericana Piquet Sports 14 0 0 0 0 10 28th
2007 Formula Renault 2.0 NEC SL Formula Racing 10 0 0 0 0 46 30th
Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 10 0 0 0 0 0 NC
Formula 3 Sudamericana Baumer Racing 4 0 0 0 0 1 21st
2008 Formula 3 Sudamericana Cesário Fórmula 17 5 3 4 11 112 2nd
2009 Formula 3 Euro Series Manor Motorsport 20 0 0 0 0 0 27th
British Formula 3 Championship 2 0 0 0 0 N/A NC†
Masters of Formula 3 1 0 0 0 0 N/A 20th
2010 GP3 Series ART Grand Prix 16 0 0 0 0 4 24th
2011 GP3 Series ART Grand Prix 12 0 0 0 0 0 32nd

† – As Nunes was a guest driver, he was ineligible to score points.

Complete GP3 Series results[edit]

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

Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 DC Points
2010 ART Grand Prix CAT
FEA

12
CAT
SPR

6
IST
FEA

Ret
IST
SPR

19
VAL
FEA

15
VAL
SPR

11
SIL
FEA

Ret
SIL
SPR

20
HOC
FEA

14
HOC
SPR

6
HUN
FEA

19
HUN
SPR

Ret
SPA
FEA

7
SPA
SPR

19
MNZ
FEA

24
MNZ
SPR

Ret
24th 4
2011 Lotus ART IST
FEA

22
IST
SPR

26†
CAT
FEA

25
CAT
SPR

26†
VAL
FEA

Ret
VAL
SPR

15
SIL
FEA

Ret
SIL
SPR

17
NÜR
FEA

23
NÜR
SPR

Ret
HUN
FEA

18
HUN
SPR

14
SPA
FEA
SPA
SPR
MNZ
FEA
MNZ
SPR
32nd 0

† Was classified despite not finishing the race.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Manor confirms Ramos and Nunes". gpupdate.net. GPUpdate. 11 February 2009. Retrieved 31 January 2011. 
  2. ^ "ART Grand Prix announces complete GP3 Series 2010 Line-up". gp2series.com. GP2 Series. 13 January 2010. Archived from the original on 16 January 2010. Retrieved 13 January 2010. 

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