Pedro de la Rosa facts for kids
|Born||24 February 1971
|Formula One World Championship career|
|Active years||1999–2002, 2005–2006, 2010–2012|
|Teams||Arrows, Jaguar, McLaren, Sauber, HRT|
|Entries||107 (104 starts)|
|First entry||1999 Australian Grand Prix|
|Last entry||2012 Brazilian Grand Prix|
Pedro Martínez de la Rosa (born 24 February 1971) is a Spanish former Formula One driver who has participated in 107 Grands Prix for the Arrows, Jaguar, McLaren, Sauber and HRT F1 teams, debuting on 7 March 1999, becoming one of very few drivers to score a point at his first race. He has scored a total of 35 championship points, which includes a podium finish at the 2006 Hungarian Grand Prix.
On 21 November 2011, De la Rosa signed a two-year contract to drive for the HRT F1 team, but he only remained with the team for one season, after HRT withdrew from the 2013 team list, leaving him without a drive for the 2013 season.
On 16 January 2013, De la Rosa was announced as the Ferrari development driver for the 2013 Formula One season. De la Rosa, along with Michael Schumacher was the last F1 driver that had raced in the sport in the 1990s.
|1989||Spanish Formula Fiat||Ofensiva Uno – Meycom||7||2||?||?||5||?||1st|
|1990||Spanish Formula Ford||Racing for Spain||10||8||?||?||9||?||1st|
|British Formula Ford||6||0||?||?||2||0||NC|
|Formula Ford Festival||?||1||0||0||0||0||N/A||12th|
|1991||Spanish Formula Renault Championship||Racing for Spain||10||0||?||?||3||46||4th|
|1992||Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0||Racing for Spain||3||2||?||?||?||?||1st|
|Formula Renault Great Britain||12||3||0||?||7||153||1st|
|1993||British Formula Three||West Surrey Racing||14||0||0||0||0||18||6th|
|Macau Grand Prix||1||0||0||0||0||N/A||NC|
|Masters of Formula Three||1||0||0||0||0||N/A||9th|
|1994||British Formula Three||Racing for Spain||17||0||0||0||0||6||19th|
|1995||All-Japan Formula Three||TOM'S||9||8||8||4||9||54||1st|
|Macau Grand Prix||1||0||0||0||1||N/A||3rd|
|1996||Formula Nippon||Team Nova||10||0||0||0||1||13||8th|
|All-Japan GT Championship||TOM'S||6||0||?||?||2||38||13th|
|Macau Grand Prix||Paul Stewart Racing||1||0||0||0||0||N/A||7th|
|1997||Formula Nippon||Team Nova||10||6||4||3||10||82||1st|
|All-Japan GT Championship||TOM'S||6||2||?||?||4||64||1st|
|1999||Formula One||Repsol Arrows||16||0||0||0||0||1||18th|
|2000||Formula One||Arrows F1 Team||17||0||0||0||0||2||16th|
|2001||Formula One||Jaguar Racing||13||0||0||0||0||3||16th|
|2002||Formula One||Jaguar Racing||17||0||0||0||0||0||21st|
|2005||Formula One||West McLaren Mercedes||1||0||0||1||0||4||20th|
|2006||Formula One||Team McLaren Mercedes||8||0||0||0||1||19||11th|
|2010||Formula One||BMW Sauber F1 Team||14||0||0||0||0||6||17th|
|2011||Formula One||Sauber F1 Team||1||0||0||0||0||18th|}
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