Project Description

Professional Racing Driver

ROBERTO
MERHI

1991, Castell贸n, Spain.

Professional Racing Driver

ROBERTO
MERHI

1991, Castell贸n, Spain.

Roberto Merhi made it into Formula One without funding or sponsorship.

At five years old Roberto was already a regular member of the local karting; his father was an amateur racer with his mother supporting as mechanic. The smell of the hot racing tyres soon got into Roberto who did his first race in karts being 8 years old.

2019

FORMULA 1

Test and Development Driver for a Formula One Team.

2018

FORMULA 2

Main driver for the MP Motorsport Team scoring two podiums in Monaco and France. He did the last two races of the championship and scoring two podiums with Campos Racing Team.

2017 – 2016

WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP

2016. Race leader in the WEC 24 hours of Le Mans setting the track lap record for an LMP2 car.
2017.聽Three races for Rapax F2 Team after replacing the main driver.

2015

FORMULA 1

Main driver for the Manor F1 Team, the smallest team of the grid. Finished 14th聽in the Malaysian Grand Prix, his debut race, and 12th聽in the British Grand Prix, his best result in F1.

2014

WORLD SERIES BY RENAULT AND FORMULA ONE

Roberto debut in Formula 1 with Caterham F1 Team, in the Monza Circuit, completing the free practice one and being faster than his partner.

World Series by Renault聽with Zeta Corse Team, the smallest of the grid. Three race victories, three second places and nine top-five finishes out of 17 races. Best driver in the second half of the Championship.

2013 – 2012

DTM

2012. Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters聽with聽Mercedes-Benz Persson Motorsport.
2013. Mercedes Benz Official HWA team. Second place in the final race in Hockenheim, 7th in the urban circuit of Norisring and two 10th places.

2011

FORMULA 3 EUROSERIES

Champion of Formula 3 Euroseries, with Prema Power Team,聽in the penultimate race,聽with the biggest advantage between the first and second driver in the history of the F3.
That year, Roberto also wins the FIA F3.

2010 – 2009

GP3 SERIES AND FORMULA 3 EUROSERIES

2009. Manor Formula 3 Team, the youngest driver to score a podium. Finished 7th聽in the Championship.
2010. Atech GP3 Grand Prix.聽 2nd聽and 3rd聽places in his first two races.聽Mucke F3 Team. 5th in the overall standings.

2008

SPANISH FORMULA 3

GTA Motor Competition, 3rd聽in Valencia. TEC-Auto Scuderia, two poles and two race wins, with a huge advantage over his rivals.

2008 – 2006

FORMULA RENAULT 2.0

2006. Loox Racing, finishing 3rd in the Winter Series Championship. Three podiums and first Rookie.
2007. Epsilon Team. 4th聽place in overall standings. Three podiums, two poles positions and Race Winner at Spa. Youngest pole sitter and race winner in the Formula Renault 2.0.
2008. Runner-up Formula Renault y 4th聽place in Formula Renault Eurocup

2006 – 1998

INTERNATIONAL KARTING

1998 – 2001. Champion of the Valencian Regional Championship.
2000 – 2001. Champion of the Catalan Resistance Cup.
2001. Champions Cup runner-up.
2002.聽Yamaha. Spain champion. Champion of Catalonia.
2003 – 2005. Champion聽of the Winter Cup. Champion of the Industry Trophy. Runner-up of the Andrea Margutti Trophy. Pole position in the European Champion Grand Final.聽
2006. Second in the World Series Championship.

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