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FABIO LEIMER

Like many of today's racing drivers, Fabio Leimer started his career in karting back in 2003, when he won the Swiss Junior Championship.

In 2006, Leimer graduated to single-seater racing, competing in the Formula BMW ADAC series in Germany. The following year, Leimer moved up to Formula Renault, racing in both the Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 and Italian Formula Renault 2.0 championships for Jenzer Motorsport.

In 2008, Leimer progressed to the International Formula Master series, once again racing with Jenzer Motorsport. In a very successful debut season, he finished second, taking three race wins at Estoril, Imola and Monza along with five other podium places. He also helped Jenzer Motorsport finish third in the teams' standings. Leimer continued in the series for 2009 and clinched the title.

In 2011, he moved to the Rapax team in GP2 Series and got his first win in the sprint race at the Catalunya circuit. In 2012, he joined Racing Engineering for the GP2 Championship and clinched the 7th place in the drivers championship with 6 podium finishes. He stays with Racing Engineering for GP2 2013 Championship.

 


ID CARD

  • Name : Fabio Leimer
  • Birth date : 1989-04-17
  • Birthplace : Rothrist, Switzerland
  • Nationality : Swiss
  • Age : 24 years
  • Team : Racing Engineering
  • Website : www.fabioleimer.ch
  • 2012 Results : 7th - GP2