Aldo Gordini

Aldo Gordini (20 May 1921 – 28 January 1995) was a racing driver from France. Born in Bologna, Italy, he was the son of Amédée Gordini, owner of the French sports car manufacturer Gordini. Aldo worked for the family's racing team as a mechanic and occasionally drove in Grand Prix motor racing events and Formula Two races.

Aldo Gordini
Born(1921-05-20)20 May 1921
Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Died28 January 1995(1995-01-28) (aged 73)
Paris, France
Formula One World Championship career
NationalityFrance French
Active years1951
TeamsSimca-Gordini
Entries1
Championships0
Wins0
Podiums0
Career points0
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
First entry1951 French Grand Prix
Last entry1951 French Grand Prix

He participated in one Formula One World Championship race on 1 July 1951 as well as one non-Championship Formula One race.[1] That same year he also drove for the Gordini team at the 24 hours of Le Mans but fuel pump problems forced him out of the race.

Aldo Gordini died in Paris in 1995.

Complete Formula One World Championship resultsEdit

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 WDC Points
1951 Equipe Gordini Simca-Gordini T11 Gordini Straight-4 SUI 500 BEL FRA
Ret
GBR GER ITA ESP NC 0

Non-Championship Formula One resultsEdit

(key)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
1951 Equipe Gordini Simca-Gordini T15 Gordini Straight-4 SYR PAU RIC SRM BOR INT PAR
Ret
ULS SCO NED ALB PES BAR GOO

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "The Formula One Archives". Archived from the original on 9 August 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-04.