About

It always seems impossible until it's done.

— Nelson Mandela

Alex Palou is a very talented professional driver who started his career at the young age of 6 with karting. During his karting career his most important achievement has been the Championship title in the WSK Euro Series in 2012.

In 2014 he made his debut in open-wheel racing competing in the Euroformula Open Championship for Campos Racing.

In 2015 he started the Formula 3 Series with Campos Racing. In 2016 Alex Palou scored a second place at the Silverstone Sprint Race for Campos Racing.

In 2017 Alex Palou moved to Japan to compete at the All-Japan Formula Three Championship. After racing again in Europe in Formula 3, in 2019 he started a successfull career in Super GT3000 for McLaren Customer Racing Japan and Super Formula for TCS Nakajima Racing.

In 2019 he won the Super Formula Championship Race in Fuji. It has been a highly competitive race due to heavy rain, but Alex Palou drove the best out of his car and got his highly deserved P1.

He is one of the few European professional drivers who made it to Japan; this might be because of his eccellent physical preparation, his tenacity and his precise attitude on track.

His hobbies are sports, outdoor activities, music.

Born

01 April 1997. Sant Antoni de Vilamajor. Spain

Languages

Spanish, English, Italian

Size — Weight

1.80m — 70kg

Team

McLaren

2018/2019

McLaren

McLaren Racing Limited is a British motor racing team, best known as a Formula One constructor, but also competes in the Indianapolis 500 and Super GT.

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Nakajima Racing

2018/2019

Nakajima Racing

Nakajima Racing is a Super Formula and Super GT team organized and founded by Satoru Nakajima in 1983. The organization races exclusively in Japan, although the drivers have different nationalities. Blanditiis quibusdam inventore ullam sed optio autem recusandae ad nam exercitationem vel harum possimus magni.

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Career

2006

Spanish Champion of Alevin Class

2011

And 012 Champion Class KF3

2013

Champion Class KZ2

2014

First time Euroformula Open for Campos Racing

2015

GP3 for Campos Racing

2016

Second year in GP3 for Campos Racing

2017

Transfer to Japan for Series All-Japan for Team Drago

2017

Formula 2 for Campos Racing

2018

Formula 3 for Hitech Bullfrog

2018

Macau Grand Prix for B-Max Racing

2019

Super GT - GT30 for McLaren Customer Racing Japan and Super Formula for TCS Nakajima Racing