Carlos Sainz Jr.

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Birthday
1, 1994
Birthplace
Madrid, Spain
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
1, 1994 (age 26)
Birthplace
Madrid, Spain

About

In 2011, representing the Koiranen Motorsport team, this Spanish Formula One driver placed first at the Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup. Three years later, racing for France's Driot Associes Motor Sport (DAMS) team, he became the champion of the Formula Renault 3.5 Series. In 2019, he signed with McLaren and in 2020, he signed with Ferrari.

Before Fame

Before becoming a race car driver, he won several karting championships, including the 2009 Junior Monaco Kart Cup and the 2008 Asia-Pacific KF3 event.

Trivia

Racing for the EuroInternational team, he placed fourth in the 2010 Formula BMW Europe. He earned his first podium in Formula 1 at the Brazilian Grand Prix in 2019, placing third.

Family Life

A native of Madrid, Spain, he is the son of two-time champion World Rally driver Carlos Sainz.

Associated With

In 2020, he joined the Scuderia Ferrari racing team as the racing partner of Charles Leclerc