compare


multiple possible
to


Charles Leclerc

Charles Leclerc

personalia

Monégasque, Monacan
16 October 1997 (20)
Tony Rolt (16 October 1918)
Peter Ashdown (16 October 1934)

statistics

0 (0%)
0 (0%)
0 (0%)
0 (0%)
6th (2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix)
8th (2018 French Grand Prix)
1
15
15
15 (1 points per race avg)
741
0 (0%)
0 (0%)
4 (26.7%)
2018 Australian Grand Prix
2018 Singapore Grand Prix

about Charles Leclerc

Charles Leclerc (French pronunciation: ?[?a?l l?kl??]; born 16 October 1997) is a Monégasque racing driver, currently driving for Sauber in the 2018 FIA Formula One World Championship. A member of the Ferrari Driver Academy, he won the GP3 Series championship in 2016 and the FIA Formula 2 Championship in 2017.


source: Wikipedia

seasons

2018,

finishing positions

grid positions

wins

# event constructor

pole positions

# event constructor

teams & teammates

season teammate
2018 Marcus Ericsson
Sauber compare 2018

news

While F1 rookie Leclerc has earned a swift graduation to Ferrari, Sauber veteran Ericsson is fighting to remain on the grid with Kimi Raikkonen already confirmed at the Swiss team and others in the frame to partner him.  Raikkonen is understood to have agreed an independent deal with Sauber after losing his Ferrari seat to Leclerc, which means Ferrari could still utilise its option on one of ... ...

read on

Sauber star Leclerc, who joins Sebastian Vettel at the Scuderia in 2019, completed 129 laps behind the wheel of the SF71H at the French Grand Prix venue. Vettel will drive the car tomorrow. It marked the first time Leclerc has driven for Ferrari since being announced as a race driver for next year.   The test is viewed as crucial for Pirelli, as the F1 tyre supplier approaches the ... ...

read on

It will mark the first time Leclerc is at the wheel of the Ferrari SF71H since having been announced as a race driver for the Maranello squad next year. The test, which will take place on Thursday and Friday, is key for Pirelli as the F1 tyre supplier approaches the conclusion of its 2019 development programme. Although a couple of sessions remain on Pirelli's schedule, this week's running ... ...

read on

Arrivabene revealed the parameters for an eventual move to a race seat with the Maranello team were included in Leclerc's original young driver contract. "I signed with Charles in November 2015 the first contract in the Ferrari Driver Academy," he said. "In that contract we already designed and committed and signed and wrote his future in F1, as we have done with [Antonio] Giovinazzi, the same ... ...

read on

Leclerc has been drafted in as Kimi Raikkonen's replacement for next year on the heels of a stellar rookie season with Sauber, and will become the second-youngest Ferrari F1 driver in history. The Monegasque says that Ferrari's current SF71H challenger is a title-calibre car, and insists he will want to fight for the drivers' championship in his first year with the Scuderia if its 2019 car is ... ...

read on

Leclerc is a Ferrari Driver Academy graduate and will become the first product of the programme to drive for the Italian team in F1. He will also be the second-youngest driver in history to race for Ferrari, older only than Ricardo Rodriguez. "Dreams do come true... I'll be driving for Scuderia Ferrari for the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship," said Leclerc on Twitter. "I will be eternally ... ...

read on

Although there are no firm conclusions yet about how serious the accident would have been had the halo not been a mandatory part of F1, it is clear that the cockpit safety device did its job in ensuring that the Sauber driver walking away was not down to a matter of luck. With the FIA having pursued the halo despite many critics suggesting it would ruin F1, FIA president Jean Todt and F1 ... ...

read on

As revealed by Motorsport.com earlier this year, Marchionne’s support of Leclerc meant the Monegasque had a serious chance of getting promoted to Ferrari after just one season of grand prix racing.  But such a move seemed to have cooled in the wake of Marchionne’s death, as his replacement as Ferrari CEO Louis Camilleri is a close friend of Raikkonen and wanted to see if the Finn’s ... ...

read on

The Swiss outfit has free choice over one of its cockpits but, as part of the team's title-sponsorship deal with Alfa Romeo, Ferrari has the right to nominate who takes its other seat. It is understood that a decision on this front only has to be made by October 15. Currently, Ferrari is finalising whether Kimi Raikkonen or Leclerc will be Sebastian Vettel's teammate next year. If it ... ...

read on

It has emerged in the build-up to this weekend's Italian Grand Prix that Ferrari completed 100km of running, the maximum allowed at so-called 'promotional events', at Monza in July with its SF71H. Current Sauber driver and Ferrari protege Leclerc, who has been linked to a promotion to a race seat in 2019, drove the car. Ferrari's first of two allowed filming days was used at Barcelona ... ...

read on

But he admits an investigation will be required in order to determine the role it played. After the accident, the halo and cockpit side of the Sauber showed clear signs of the impact with one of the McLaren's tyres after Alonso was sent flying over Leclerc. "We've already had a cursory examination of the parts, of course," said Whiting when asked by Motorsport.com what role the halo ... ...

read on

Alonso was rear-ended by Nico Hulkenberg under braking for La Source, sending the McLaren up and over Leclerc's car, making contact with Leclerc's halo device in the process. The halo was introduced this season, to mixed opinion, to improve driver safety. Leclerc said: "I don't know how it would have ended up without it, but looking at it, I'm happy it was there. "I've been lucky on this ... ...

read on

Leclerc and his teammate Marcus Ericsson started the season on the ninth row of the grid and failed to make it out of the first part of qualifying in the opening three races. However, Formula 2 champion Leclerc started 13th in Azerbaijan and went on to finish a shock sixth, which triggered a huge change in form. Leclerc has scored points four times since then and even made it to the Q3 in ... ...

read on

Only nine drivers set a laptime in FP3 after a period of over half an hour where no cars took to the circuit due to heavy rain.It was a Sauber 1-2 at the top of the timesheets as Marcus Ericsson set a lap 0.423s slower than his teammate.Sergey Sirotkin was third for Williams ahead of Sebastian Vettel's Ferrari, followed by the two Toro Rossos and Nico Hulkenberg. The Renault driver ...

read on

On the back of some impressive showings this season, Leclerc has emerged as the prime candidate to line up alongside Vettel in 2019 if Ferrari decides that Raikkonen is not worth keeping.Read Also:Why Leclerc is ready for FerrariSpeaking ahead of the German Grand Prix, Vettel said that he felt both men would be a good fit for Ferrari – but was clear that time was cle ...

read on

There's an old saying in sport particularly apposite to 20-year-old Sauber driver Charles Leclerc: if you're good enough, you're old enough.Since Ferrari's growing impatience with Kimi Raikkonen emerged last month and the prospects of Leclerc being promoted from the team's junior ranks to the frontline dramatically improved, questions have been asked about whether the Monegasque is ...

read on

Leclerc won the GP3 Series title in 2016 and followed that with the Formula 2 title last year, before earning a drive with Sauber this season.Russell won last year’s GP3 title, and took the F2 points’ lead in Austria last weekend with a win and a second place, making it four victories this season so far.“I think times are changing slightly, you have the likes of Verstappen, Ocon and ...

read on

The Sauber driver had looked set for another strong showing in qualifying at the Red Bull Ring, but was handed some bad news after final practice when it was discovered his gearbox had broken.With his car having stopped on track at the end of the session, Sauber discovered that the gearbox failure had been caused by a problem with the rear wishbones.Asked by Motorsport.com about ...

read on

Leclerc ground to a halt as he came out of the pitlane towards the end of final practice, a session in which he was classified 10th.As his car requires a fresh gearbox, he will take a five-place grid penalty because the unit being replaced has not done the six consecutive events required by the rules.Sauber team principal Frederic Vasseur expects the work to be completed in time for ...

read on

Ferrari is understood to be leaning towards replacing Raikkonen with Leclerc for 2019.Rumours emerged in the build-up to the Austrian GP suggesting Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne wants to fast-track that move with a seat swap between Leclerc and Raikkonen after the summer break.Vasseur said: "We have a contract until the end of the season and we didn't speak so far about the ...

read on

In this week's episode of the Inside Line F1 Podcast, Mithila and Kunal do some math and tell you why. Well, even if they could be evenly matched on talent, is maturity one key area where Leclerc scores higher? We know such stories create controversies, but they are still worth visiting.Also in this episode: we try and calculate how old Fernando Alonso would be if he takes a break to ...

read on

Leclerc followed up his recent run of good results by making Q3 and qualifying eighth at Paul Ricard, amid growing expectation he could replace Kimi Raikkonen at Ferrari next season.Although Leclerc is clearly a key element in Sauber’s current revival, Vasseur says he has no concerns about the Monesgasque’s potential departure.“It’s a problem for the rich at the end of the day,” Vas ...

read on

Leclerc made it into the final part of qualifying for the first time in his fledgling career and will start eighth, two places behind the man he could replace at Ferrari next season, Kimi Raikkonen.Four-time champions Hamilton and Vettel have previously ...

read on

Raikkonen, who turns 39 in October, earned a one-year contract extension with the Italian team last year.However, Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne said in December that the 2007 world champion needed more consistency and that "probably this [2018] is the last season to find the right key".Raikkonen enjoyed a strong start to 2018, scoring three podiums in the first four races and ...

read on

Leclerc recorded his third point-scoring finish of the season in Canada, as well as his fourth consecutive Q2 appearance.Ericsson says a lack of confidence in his qualifying set-up is restricting his potential, and he's ready to make major changes at Paul Ricard this weekend.When asked if he felt the pressure building from Leclerc's performances, Ericsson replied: "He's done a very ...

read on

Link to or share this page

share or save

Charles Leclerc

Social media


Copy link

just click on the link and then copy it so you can use it on another website.