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Marcus Ericsson

Marcus Ericsson Marcus Ericsson
Team Sauber
Nationality Swedish
Podiums 0
Points 0
Grands Prix entered 16
World Championships 0
Highest race finish 11 (x1)
Highest grid position 16 (x1)
Date of Birth 02/09/1990
Place of Birth Kumla
Marcus Ericsson (SWE) Caterham CT05.
Formula One World Championship, Rd6, Monaco Grand Prix, Practice, Monte-Carlo, Monaco, Thursday, 22 May 2014


Low-key rookie season with Caterham sees gradual improvement relative to benchmark team mate Kamui Kobayashi, with a best finish of 11th place in Monaco. Misses final three rounds when Caterham hit financial problems. Signs to race for Sauber in 2015.

Marcus Ericsson (SWE) DAMS. GP2 Series, Rd1, Sepang, Malaysia, 21-24 March 2013


A fourth successive year in GP2 yields one win, four other podium finishes and sixth place in the final standings. Lands an F1 drive with Caterham in early 2014.

Marcus Ericsson (SWE) iSport International celebrates race one victory in parc ferme. GP2 Series, Rd10, Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, 31 August - 2 September 2012.


Stays in GP2 for a third consecutive season and finishes the year in eighth place in the championship, having scored one win and four other podiums.

Marcus Ericsson (SWE) iSport International. GP2 Series, Rd 9, Practice and Qualifying, Monza, Italy, Friday 9 September 2011


Remains in GP2, placing 10th overall with two podiums in the main series and sixth overall with one win in the Asian series.

Race winner Marcus Ericsson (SWE) Super Nova Racing celebrates on the podium. GP2 Series, Rd 4, Race 2, Valencia, Spain, Sunday 27 June 2010.


Steps up to GP2 where he competes in both the main series and the Asian series. He finishes the main series in 11th position overall with one win.

Marcus Ericsson (SWE) Brawn GP, BGP001 Formula One Young Driver Testing, 1-3 December 2009, Jerez Circuit, Spain.


Stays in Formula Three, competing in both Britain and Japan. Races to the title in Japan with five victories, whilst adding two more wins in the British series. Handed an F1 test by world champions Brawn GP.

Marcus Ericsson (SWE) Fortec Motorsport. British Formula Three and GT Media Day, Silverstone, England, 6 March 2008


Graduates to British Formula Three, ending the year in fifth place overall with five podiums.

Marcus Ericsson (SWE) Fortec Motorsport celebrates his championship win. Formula BMW UK, Knockhill, Scotland, 02 September 2007


Makes a hugely successful transition to car racing, claiming the Formula BMW UK crown at his first attempt.

Marcus Ericsson

1999 - 2006

Competes in various karting championships, initially in his native Sweden and then in Europe.