Alessandro Santin

Alessandro Santin (born 6 October 1958 in Venice, Italy) was an Italian race car driver.

Santin's main title was in the Italian Formula Three Championship in 1984, in which he drove a Ralt-Alfa to four wins. From 1985 to 1988, Santin drove in the European Formula 3000 championship for many teams (Sanremo in 1985; Coloni, Sanremo, Lola Sport, Eddie Jordan Racing and Formula Team in 1986; Genoa in 1987 and Eddie Jordan Racing in 1988), without great results. His better results were two sixth places in Silverstone and Vallelunga in 1986, driving a Lola T86/50. His best start position was in Mugello in 1986, when he started from the second position, also driving a Lola T86/50.

Santin has also raced in prototypes championships and drove in the 1989 Le Mans 24 Hours with Pascal Fabre. Nowadays, he attends historical Formula 3 events in Italy.

Racing recordEdit

Complete International Formula 3000 resultsEdit

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position; races in italics indicate fastest lap.)

Year Entrant Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Pos. Pts
1985 San Remo Racing March 85B Cosworth SIL
Ret
THR
9
EST
Ret
VAL
Ret
PAU SPA DIJ PER
7
ÖST
7
ZAN
7
DON
9
NC 0
1986 Lola Motorsport Lola T86/50 Cosworth SIL
6
VAL
6
PAU
Ret
SPA
10
MUG
Ret
19th 1.5
Formula Team Ltd IMO
7
Eddie Jordan Racing March 86B PER
8
Coloni Racing March 85B ÖST
17
BIR
12
San Remo Racing March 86B BUG
Ret
JAR
Ret
1987 Genoa Racing March 87B Cosworth SIL
DNQ
VAL SPA PAU DON PER BRH BIR IMO BUG JAR NC 0
1988 Eddie Jordan Racing Reynard 88D Cosworth JER VAL PAU SIL MNZ PER
11
BRH BIR BUG ZOL DIJ NC 0

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
Ivan Capelli
Italian Formula Three Champion
1984
Succeeded by
Franco Forini