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List of notable or famous racecar drivers from Austria, with bios and photos, including the top racecar drivers born in Austria and even some popular racecar drivers who immigrated to Austria. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Austrian racecar drivers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These racecar drivers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known racecar driver from Austria is included when available.

List includes Karl Wendlinger, Roland Ratzenberger, more.

This historic racecar drivers from Austria list can help answer the questions "Who are some Austrian racecar drivers of note?" and "Who are the most famous racecar drivers from Austria?" These prominent racecar drivers of Austria may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Austrian racecar drivers.

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Alexander Wurz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Austria
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Alexander Wurz is an Austrian professional racing driver, driver training expert and businessman. He competed in Formula One from 1997 until 2007, and is also a two-time winner of the Le Mans 24 Hours. He is currently under contract to race for the Toyota factory racing team in the WEC. He is linked to Formula 1 as consultant, expert for TV and media, Williams F1 Team's driver coach, member of FIA Institute safety group, FIA road safety ambassador, president to the GPDA, and works occasionally as F1 driver steward. Over the last 6 years he has established Test & Training International, a leading driver training and road safety expert group. He is the second son of former rallycross driver ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

Birthplace: Waidhofen an der Thaya, Austria

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Andreas Zuber is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Austria
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Andreas "Andi" Zuber is a motor racing driver. An Austrian by birth, he once raced under a licence issued by the United Arab Emirates. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 34

Birthplace: Judenburg, Austria

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August Auinger


August "Gustl" Auinger is a former Grand Prix motorcycle road racer from Austria. His best year was in 1985 when he finished in third place in the 125cc world championship, winning three Grand Prix races in the process. Auinger won a total of five Grand Prix races during his career. He is now a riders' coach for the Red Bull MotoGP Rookie Cup. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 62

Birthplace: Austria

Christian Klien is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Austria
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Christian Klien


Christian Klien is an Austrian former Formula One racing driver. In total he has scored 14 points in Formula One. Klien currently drives for NewBlood By Morand Racing in the ELMS. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 35

Birthplace: Hohenems, Austria