Rahel Frey (born 23 February 1986 in Niederbipp, Canton of Bern) is a Swiss racing driver. She has competed in such series as Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0, International Formula Master and the German Formula Three Championship.

Rahel Frey
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Frey in 2008.
NationalitySwitzerland Swiss
Born (1986-02-23) 23 February 1986 (age 33)
Niederbipp (Switzerland)
Fastest laps0
Best finish19th in 2012
Previous series
200809
2007
2006
2006
2005
200405
ATS Formel 3 Cup
International Formula Master
Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0
Formula Renault 2.0 Italy
Formula Renault 2.0 Germany
Formula Renault Switzerland

Rahel competed in the LMGT1 category of 2010 24 Hours of Le Mans. She shared #61 Matech Competition Ford GT with fellow Swiss female drivers Natacha Gachnang and Cyndie Allemann. All three participating Fords were forced to retire from the race.

Rahel then joined the Audi DTM squad and replaced Katherine Legge in 2011. Then decided she did not wish to carry on with her DTM career and left at the start of the 2013 season.

Rahel Frey's 2015 Audi R8 LMS Cup race car

In 2019 she joined the all female Kessell team with Manuela Gostner and Michelle Gatting for European Le Mans Series.[1] They were the first all-woman team to finish since 1977 and they were 39th and 9th in their class.[2]

Racing recordEdit

Complete Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters resultsEdit

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

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Pos. Pts
2011 Team Phoenix Audi A4 DTM 2008 HOC
15
ZAN
17
SPL
17
LAU
15
NOR
17
NÜR
16
BRH
17
OSC
12
VAL
14
HOC
16
NC 0
2012 Audi Sport Team Abt Audi A5 DTM HOC
16
LAU
20
BRH
18
SPL
15
NOR
17
NÜR
14
ZAN
Ret
OSC
Ret
VAL
7
HOC
16
19th 6

Complete 24 Hours of Le Mans resultsEdit

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
2010   Matech Competition   Natacha Gachnang
  Cyndie Allemann
Ford GT1 GT1 59 DNF DNF
2019   Kessel Racing[2]   Michelle Gatting
  Manuela Gostner
Ferrari 488 GTE GTE
Am
330 39th[2] 9th[2]

Complete European Le Mans Series resultsEdit

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

Year Entrant Class Chassis Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 Rank Points
2019 Kessel Racing LMGTE Ferrari 488 GTE Ferrari F154CB 3.9 L Turbo V8 LEC
2
MNZ
6
4th 68
Ferrari 488 GTE Evo CAT
4
SIL
2
SPA
4
ALG
Ret

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Frey-Gostner-Gatting form team for 2019". formularapida.net. Retrieved 2019-12-03.
  2. ^ a b c d "Rahel Frey (Kessel Racing): "We're going to be even better"". lemans.org (in French). Retrieved 2019-12-03.

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