Sérgio Jimenez

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Sérgio Jimenez
Sergio Jimenez 2015.jpg
Jimenez in 2015.
NationalityBrazilian
Born (1984-05-15) May 15, 1984 (age 35)
Piedade
Previous series
2018–19
2010
2007–08
2007
2006
2003
2002
Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy
FIA GT1 World Championship
A1 Grand Prix
GP2 Series
Spanish Formula 3
Formula Renault 2.0 UK
Formula Renault 2.0 Brazil
Championship titles
2018–19
2002
Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy
Formula Renault 2.0 Brazil

Sérgio Jimenez (born May 15, 1984, in Piedade, São Paulo State) is a Brazilian racecar driver.

Piedade, São Paulo Municipality in Southeast Brazil, Brazil

Piedade is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. It is part of the Metropolitan Region of Sorocaba. The population is 54,717 in an area of 746.87 km². The elevation is 781 m.

Brazil Federal republic in South America

Brazil, officially the Federative Republic of Brazil, is the largest country in both South America and Latin America. At 8.5 million square kilometers and with over 208 million people, Brazil is the world's fifth-largest country by area and the fifth most populous. Its capital is Brasília, and its most populated city is São Paulo. The federation is composed of the union of the 26 states, the Federal District, and the 5,570 municipalities. It is the largest country to have Portuguese as an official language and the only one in the Americas; it is also one of the most multicultural and ethnically diverse nations, due to over a century of mass immigration from around the world.

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Career

He started his career in 1994 with karting and in 2002 participated in the Formula Renault Brazilian Championship, which he won. In 2006 he participated in the Spanish Formula Three Championship. Jimenez drove five races for Racing Engineering in the 2007 GP2 Series season before being dropped in favor of Ernesto Viso after the 2007 Monaco Grand Prix. [1] He drove also for A1 Team Brazil in the 2007-08 A1 Grand Prix season.

Formula Renault race car class

Formula Renault is two classes of formula racing popular in Europe and elsewhere. Regarded as an entry-level series to motor racing, it was first founded in 1971, and is a respected series where drivers can learn advanced racecraft before moving on to higher formulas.

Racing Engineering is a Spanish racing team founded in 1999 by Alfonso de Orléans-Borbón that currently competes in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series. The team's headquarters are located in Sanlúcar de Barrameda, near Jerez, where all car preparation and race team organization is based. The team has won 12 championship in many categories including Spanish Formula 3, World Series by Nissan, and GP2 Series.

2007 Monaco Grand Prix Formula One motor race held in 2007

The 2007 Monaco Grand Prix was a Formula One motor race held on 27 May 2007 at the Circuit de Monaco. It was the fifth round of the 2007 Formula One season. The 78-lap race was won by Fernando Alonso for the McLaren team, from a pole position start. Lewis Hamilton finished second in the other McLaren car, with Felipe Massa third in a Ferrari car.

Racing record

Complete GP2 Series results

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

YearEntrant123456789101112131415161718192021DCPoints
2007 Racing Engineering BHR
FEA

19
BHR
SPR

Ret
CAT
FEA

7
CAT
SPR

5
MON
FEA

17
MAG
FEA
MAG
SPR
SIL
FEA
SIL
SPR
NÜR
FEA
NÜR
SPR
HUN
FEA
HUN
SPR
IST
FEA
IST
SPR
MNZ
FEA
MNZ
SPR
SPA
FEA
SPA
SPR
VAL
FEA
VAL
SPR
24th4

FIA GT competition results

GT1 World Championship results

YearTeamCar1234567891011121314151617181920PosPoints
2010 Mad-Croc Racing Corvette ABU
QR
ABU
CR
SIL
QR
SIL
CR
BRN
QR
BRN
CR
PRI
QR
PRI
CR
SPA
QR
SPA
CR
NÜR
QR
NÜR
CR
ALG
QR
ALG
CR
NAV
QR
NAV
CR
INT
QR

19
INT
CR

20
34th12
Reiter Lamborghini SAN
QR

5
SAN
CR

4
2011 Exim Bank Team China Corvette ABU
QR
ABU
CR
ZOL
QR
ZOL
CR
ALG
QR
ALG
CR
SAC
QR
SAC
CR
SIL
QR
SIL
CR
NAV
QR
NAV
CR
PRI
QR
PRI
CR
ORD
QR

15
ORD
CR

16
BEI
QR
BEI
CR
SAN
QR
SAN
CR
42nd0

FIA GT Series results

YearClassTeamCar123456789101112Pos.Points
2013 Pro BMW Sport Trophy Team Brasil BMW NOG
QR

8
NOG
CR

13
ZOL
QR
ZOL
CR
ZAN
QR
ZAN
QR
SVK
QR
SVK
CR
NAV
QR
NAV
CR
TBA
QR
TBA
CR
9th*3*

* Season still in progress.

Complete Stock Car Brasil results

YearTeamCar123456789101112131415161718192021RankPoints
2011 Crystal Racing Team Chevrolet Vectra CTB INT RBP VEL
22
CGD
18
RIO 32nd0
Scuderia 111 Peugeot 408 INT
22
SAL SCZ LON BSB VEL
2013 Voxx Racing Peugeot 408 INT
28
CUR
9
TAR
10
SAL
24
BRA
16
CAS
8
RBP
19
CAS
4
VEL
9
CUR
6
BRA
2
INT
Ret
9th107
2014 Voxx Racing Peugeot 408 INT
1
SCZ
1
SCZ
2
BRA
1
BRA
2
GOI
1
GOI
2
GOI
1
CAS
1
CAS
2
CUR
1
CUR
2
VEL
1
VEL
2
SAL
1
SAL
2
TAR
1
TAR
2
RBP
1
RBP
2
CUR
1
NCN/A

Complete Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy results

YearTeamCarClass12345678910D.C.Points
2018–19 Jaguar Brazil Racing Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY P ADR
22
MEX
33
HKG
33
SYX
44
RME
11
PAR
33
MCO
22
BER
22
NYC
11
NYC
11
1st149

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References

  1. "Viso stapt in bij Racing Engineering" (in Dutch). GPUpdate.net. 2007-06-28. Retrieved 2011-02-01.