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List of notable or famous racecar drivers from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top racecar drivers born in Germany and even some popular racecar drivers who immigrated to Germany. If you're trying to find out the names of famous German 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 Germany is included when available.

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

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Adolf Brudes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Germany
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Adolf Brudes

Adolf Brudes was a Formula One driver from Germany. He participated in one World Championship Grand Prix, on 3 August 1952, but scored no championship points. He also participated in several non-Championship Formula One races. ...more

Age: Died at 87 (1899-1986)

Birthplace: Kotulin^! Silesian Voivodeship, Poland

Adrian Sutil is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Germany
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Adrian Sutil

Adrian Sutil is a German racing driver who most recently drove for Sauber in Formula One for the 2014 season. He is currently reserve driver for the Williams team for 2015. Sutil started karting at the age of 14 and moved into single seater racing in 2002 in the Swiss Formula Ford series where he won the title. He moved up into Formula Masters Austria and started 1 race before stepping into Formula BMW ADAC in 2003. Sutil then raced in the Formula 3 Euroseries where he was the runner-up to Lewis Hamilton in 2005. He went to Japan in 2006 to race in the All-Japan Formula Three Championship and also finished 3rd in the Macau Grand Prix. Having been involved in the Midland F1 test team, Sutil ...more

Age: 35

Birthplace: Starnberg, Germany

Alexandros Margaritis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Racecar Drivers from Germany
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Alexandros Margaritis Greek: Αλέξανδρος Μαργαρίτης; is a racing driver who is best known for competing in the German-based Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters touring car championship. Prior to that, his career had focused on formula single seater racing in Europe. Margaritis has dual nationality as a result of his place of birth and Greek parentage. ...more

Age: 33

Birthplace: Bonn, Germany

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André Ahrlé

Andre Ahrle is a racing driver born in Germany. In 2001 he drove in the FIA GT Championship for the Larbre Porsche team, on a Porsche 996 GT3-R. He also filled in for other drivers in various series in 1999, 2000 and 2002. Ahrle also took part in several 24 Hours of Le Mans from 1996 to 2002. ...more