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Encyclopedia > Lorenzo Bandini
Lorenzo Bandini

Formula One Career
Nationality Italy Italian
Active years 1961 - 1967
Team(s) Scuderia Centro Sud,
Scuderia Ferrari
Grands Prix 42
Championships 0
Wins 1
Podium finishes    8
Pole positions 1
Fastest laps 2
First Grand Prix 1961 Belgian Grand Prix
First win 1964 Austrian Grand Prix
Last win 1964 Austrian Grand Prix
Last Grand Prix 1967 Monaco Grand Prix

Lorenzo Bandini (born 21 December 1935 - died 10 May 1967, Monaco) was an Italian motor racing driver who raced in Formula One for the Scuderia Centro Sud and Ferrari teams. Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (489x756, 97 KB) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Lorenzo Bandini ... Formula One - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... Scuderia Centro Sud was a privateer racing team founded by Guglielmo Mimmo Dei that entered various Formula 1 and sports car between 1956 and 1965. ... Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro is the name for the Gestione Sportiva, the division of the Ferrari automobile company concerned with racing. ... The Formula One World Drivers Championship (WDC) is awarded by the Fédération Internationale de lAutomobile (FIA) to the most successful Formula One race car driver over a season, as determined by a points system based on Grand Prix results. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Results from the 1961 Formula One Belgian Grand Prix held at Spa-Francorchamps on June 18, 1961 Classification Notes Fastest Lap: Richie Ginther 359. ... The Belgian Grand Prix is an automobile race, part of the Formula One World Championship. ... Results from the 1964 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix held at Zeltweg Airfield on August 23, 1964. ... The Austrian Grand Prix was a Formula One race. ... Results from the 1964 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix held at Zeltweg Airfield on August 23, 1964. ... The Austrian Grand Prix was a Formula One race. ... Results from the 1967 Formula One Monaco Grand Prix held at Monaco on May 7, 1967 Classification Notes Fastest Lap: Jim Clark 129. ... The Monaco Grand Prix (Grand Prix de Monaco) is a Formula One race held on the streets of the Principality of Monaco. ... December 21 is the 355th day of the year (356th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1935 (MCMXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will take you to calendar). ... May 10 is the 130th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (131st in leap years). ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... Auto racing (also known as automobile racing or autosport) is a sport involving racing automobiles. ... Formula One - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Scuderia Centro Sud was a privateer racing team founded by Guglielmo Mimmo Dei that entered various Formula 1 and sports car between 1956 and 1965. ... Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro is the name for the Gestione Sportiva, the division of the Ferrari automobile company concerned with racing. ...


Career

Born in Cyrenaica, Libya, he started racing in 1957, in a borrowed Fiat 1100 and finally got a class victory at the Mille Miglia in a Lancia Appia Zagato. He then raced in Formula Junior, until in 1961 he was invited to join Scuderia Centro Sud in Formula One, at a non-championship race, in which he finished third. After that he was hired by Ferrari for the 1962 and 1963 seasons, where he did fairly well. The Roman Empire ca. ... Fiat Punto FIAT Group, or Fiat S.p. ... The Mille Miglia (Thousand Miles) was an open-road endurance race which took place in Italy twenty-four times from 1927 to 1957 (thirteen before the war, eleven from 1947). ... Lancia (Lan-cha) is an Italian automobile manufacturer founded in 1906 by Vincenzo Lancia and which became part of the Fiat group in 1969. ... Zagato is a modern design consultancy and engineering services company situated just outside Milan, the hub of Italys world-famous fashion industry. ... Scuderia Centro Sud was a privateer racing team founded by Guglielmo Mimmo Dei that entered various Formula 1 and sports car between 1956 and 1965. ... Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro is the name for the Gestione Sportiva, the division of the Ferrari automobile company concerned with racing. ...


Between 1964 and 1966, Bandini won the Le Mans 24 Hours race, along with Ludovico Scarfiotti; he also returned to Scuderia Centro Sud, but Ferrari claimed him back, where he ended up as the number one driver, replacing John Surtees who left in mid-season of 1966. 24 hours of Le Mans (24 heures du Mans) is a famous sports car endurance race held at Circuit de la Sarthe near Le Mans, France, near river La Sarthe. ... Ludovico Scarfiotti (born in Turin, Italy, October 18, 1933 - dead in Rossfeld, Germany, June 8, 1968) was a Formula One driver from Italy. ... Scuderia Centro Sud was a privateer racing team founded by Guglielmo Mimmo Dei that entered various Formula 1 and sports car between 1956 and 1965. ... Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro is the name for the Gestione Sportiva, the division of the Ferrari automobile company concerned with racing. ... John Surtees (Ferrari) at the British Grand Prix 1964 John Surtees MBE (born February 11, 1934) is an English World Champion motorcycle racer and race car driver. ...


In 1964 Bandini won the first Austrian Grand Prix at the Zeltweg circuit, though it was to be his only GP win. He also achieved some victories for Ferrari in sportscar racing, notably the Targa Florio in 1965 and the Daytona 24 Hours in 1967. The Austrian Grand Prix was a Formula One race. ... GTP sports cars racing at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in 1991 Sports car racing is a form of circuit racing, with purpose-built cars that nevertheless have enclosed wheel wells and often have closed cockpits. ... The Targa Florio was an open road endurance automobile race held near Palermo, Sicily. ... The 24 Hours of Daytona is an automotive endurance race held annually at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida. ...


In May of that year, he was racing at the Monaco Grand Prix, running second to Denny Hulme, when he lost control of his car at the harbour chicane. The car impacted with the wall, rolled over and burst into flames, with Bandini trapped beneath it. It transpired that the fuel cell had become damaged in the accident and was then lit by sparks from the engine. Marshals flipped his car upright and pulled him out from the flaming Ferrari, although he was clearly unconscious. His burns were terrible and three days later he succumbed to his injuries. The Monaco Grand Prix (Grand Prix de Monaco) is a Formula One race held on the streets of the Principality of Monaco. ... A harbor (or harbour) or haven is a place where ships may shelter from the weather or are stored. ... The Ford chicane on Le Mans A chicane is a sequence of tight serpentine curves (usually an S-shape curve) in a roadway, used in auto racing and on city streets to slow cars. ... A fuel cell is an electrochemical device similar to a battery, but differing from the latter in that it is designed for continuous replenishment of the reactants consumed; i. ... Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro is the name for the Gestione Sportiva, the division of the Ferrari automobile company concerned with racing. ...

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Lorenzo Bandini driving Ferrari 312 at the Nürburgring in 1966


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Complete Formula One Results

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position)

Year Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Team WDC Points
1961 Scuderia Centro Sud MON
DUT
BEL
Ret
FRA
GBR
12
GER
Ret
ITA
8
USA
Scuderia Centro Sud - 0
1962 Ferrari DUT
MON
3
BEL
FRA
GBR
GER
Ret
ITA
8
USA
RSA
Ferrari 12th 4
1963 Scuderia Centro Sud MON
BEL
DUT
FRA
10
GBR
5
GER
Ret
ITA
Ret
USA
5
MEX
Ret
RSA
5
Ferrari 10th 6
1964 Ferrari MON
10
DUT
Ret
BEL
Ret
FRA
9
GBR
5
GER
3
AUT
1
ITA
3
USA
Ret
MEX
3
Ferrari 4th 23
1965 Ferrari RSA
15
MON
2
BEL
9
FRA
8
GBR
Ret
DUT
9
GER
6
ITA
4
USA
4
MEX
8
Ferrari 6th 13
1966 Ferrari MON
2
BEL
3
FRA
NC
GBR
DUT
6
GER
6
ITA
Ret
USA
Ret
MEX
Ferrari 9th 12
1967 Ferrari RSA
MON
Ret
DUT
BEL
FRA
GBR
GER
CAN
ITA
USA
MEX
Ferrari - 0
Preceded by
John Taylor
Formula One fatal accidents
May 10, 1967
Succeeded by
Bob Anderson

  Results from FactBites:
 
Lorenzo Bandini - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (261 words)
Lorenzo Bandini (born 21 December 1935 in Cyrenaica, Libya; died 10 May 1967) was an Italian Formula One driver who raced for the Scuderia Centro Sud and Ferrari teams.
He started racing in 1957, in a borrowed Fiat 1100 and finally got a class victory at the Mille Miglia in a Lancia Appia Zagato.
In may of that year, he was racing at Monaco, running second to Denny Hulme, when he lost control of his car at the chicane and crashed.
Original Lorenzo Bandini Death Notice / Obituary Card (147 words)
Lorenzo was Enzo Ferrari's "Golden Boy" in the 1960's and is even rumoured to be the cause of the break-up between Ferrari and John Surtees.
Lorenzo died after having suffered severe burns to his body during his horrible crash in the 1967 Monaco Grand Prix at the age of 31.
Lorenzo drove a Ferrari 312 when he lost control over the car in the chicane after which the car caught fire.
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