List of notable or famous racecar drivers from Switzerland, with bios and photos, including the top racecar drivers born in Switzerland and even some popular racecar drivers who immigrated to Switzerland. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Swiss 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 Switzerland is included when available.
People on this list include Jo Siffert and Romain Grosjean.
This historic racecar drivers from Switzerland list can help answer the questions "Who are some Swiss racecar drivers of note?" and "Who are the most famous racecar drivers from Switzerland?" These prominent racecar drivers of Switzerland may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Swiss racecar drivers.Use this list of renowned Swiss racecar drivers to discover some new racecar drivers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (36 items)
Alain Menu is a Swiss racing driver who is currently working for Team BMR as a driving coach. He was one of the most successful touring car drivers of the 1990s, winning the prestigious British Touring Car Championship twice. He drove for Chevrolet in the World Touring Car Championship between 2005 and 2012 with a best finish of second in 2012. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Geneva, Switzerlandsee more on Alain Menu
Albert Scherrer was a racing driver from Switzerland. He participated in one Formula One World Championship Grand Prix, the 1953 Swiss Grand Prix. He finished 16 laps down and unclassified, scoring no championship points. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 78 (1908-1986)
Birthplace: Riehen, Switzerlandsee more on Albert Scherrer
Andrea Chiesa is a former Formula One driver from Switzerland. He participated in 10 Grands Prix, debuting on 1 March 1992. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Claude Beat Fehr was a racing driver from Switzerland, born in Zurich. He started racing in 1963, and raced several marques, including Alfa Romeo, Cooper, and De Tomaso, before buying a Brabham from fellow driver Jürg Dubler. Fehr was killed in an Italian Formula Three race at Caserta, the XVIII Coppa d'Oro Pasquale Amato, the same race that claimed the lives of "Geki" Russo and "Tiger" Perdomi. Fehr collided with the similar Brabham of Andrea Saltari and although neither driver was hurt, Fehr's car was left blocking the track. The next driver, Franco Foresti, skidded on oil from the accident and crashed, prompting Fehr to get out of his car and run down the track to warn oncoming ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 24 (1943-1967)
Birthplace: Wallisellen, Switzerlandsee more on Beat Fehr