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Turismo Carretera Argentina

Driver Information

nationality
Argentinian
birthday
27 Oct 1944
hometown
Arrecifes, Buenos Aires
died
30 Sep 2000
Carlos Tejedor, BA
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Driver Information

nationality
Argentinian
birthday
27 Oct 1944
hometown
Arrecifes, Buenos Aires
died
30 Sep 2000
Carlos Tejedor, BA
helmet

Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Falcon
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
3.5
year
series
team
points
position
1999
Di Palma
16
43rd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Falcon
7
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
7
0
0
0
0
16
year
series
team
points
position
1998
Di Palma
110
12th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Falcon
16
1
1
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
16
1
1
0
1
110
year
series
team
points
position
1997
Di Palma
100
3rd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Honda Prelude
15
0
3
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
15
0
3
1
1
100
year
series
team
points
position
1997
Di Palma
66
21st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Chevrolet Chevy
Ford Falcon
10
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
0
0
0
0
66
year
series
team
points
position
1996
Di Palma
82
16th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Chevrolet Chevy
12
1
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
12
1
1
0
0
82
year
series
team
points
position
1995
Di Palma
17.5
46th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Torino Coupe
Chevrolet Chevy
8
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
0
0
0
0
17.5
year
series
team
points
position
1990
Di Palma
44
10th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Renault 18 GTX
13
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
13
0
0
0
0
44
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dodge GTX
Torino Coupe
5
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
0
0
0
0
13
year
series
team
points
position
1989
Di Palma
13
16th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Renault 18 GTX
10
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
0
0
0
0
13
year
series
team
points
position
1988
Akel , Di Palma
30
12th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Sierra XR4
Renault 18 GTX
14
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
0
1
0
0
30
year
series
team
points
position
1987
Herceg , Carlos Akel
46
9th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Sierra XR4
12
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
12
0
0
0
0
46
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Dodge GTX
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
11.5
year
series
team
points
position
1986
Di Palma
23
13th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Volkswagen 1500
6
1
1
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
1
1
0
1
23
year
series
team
points
position
1985
Di Palma
47
9th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Volkswagen 1500
11
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
0
1
0
0
47
year
series
team
points
position
1984
Di Palma Competición
4
18th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta
Volkswagen
10
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
0
0
0
0
4
year
series
team
points
position
1984
Di Palma
62
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Volkswagen 1500
11
0
3
1
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
0
3
1
0
62
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Volkswagen)
11
1
3
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
1
3
0
1
23
year
series
team
points
position
1983
Di Palma Competición
145
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Volkswagen 1500
11
4
8
5
5
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
4
8
5
5
145
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Volkswagen 1500
11
4
6
7
5
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
4
6
7
5
122
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta Dodge
11
0
6
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
0
6
0
0
32
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Volkswagen 1500
11
4
4
7
4
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
4
4
7
4
104
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Dodge)
11
3
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
3
41
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Volkswagen 1500
8
2
2
2
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
2
2
2
2
54
year
series
team
points
position
1979
Pianetto Competición
9
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Pianetto (Dodge)
2
1
1
2
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
1
1
2
2
9
year
series
team
points
position
1978
Pianetto Competición
52.5
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Pianetto (Dodge)
8
2
7
2
4
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
2
7
2
4
52.5
year
series
team
points
position
1977
Di Palma Competicion
11
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Torino)
Torino
5
0
2
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
0
2
1
11
year
series
team
points
position
1977
Del Campo
25
10th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Falcon
7
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
7
0
1
0
0
25
year
series
team
points
position
1976
Di Palma Competicion
50
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Torino)
9
2
4
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
9
2
4
0
50
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford Falcon
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
1
35
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Torino Coupe
5
1
1
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
1
1
0
1
16
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta BA3 (Chevrolet)
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1974
Di Palma Competicion
171
1st
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Torino)
11
8
8
8
8
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
8
8
8
8
171
year
series
team
points
position
1973
North American Racing Team
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 365 GTB/4
Ferrari 4.4
Goodyear
1
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1973
North America Racing Team
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 365 GTB 4 (V12 4390 cm3)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1973
Jockey Club Competicion
154
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Torino)
Torino
11
4
9
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
4
9
2
154
year
series
team
points
position
1972
Berta Competicion
66
2nd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Torino)
10
2
4
3
4
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
2
4
3
4
66
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta Torino
11
6
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
6
0
year
series
team
points
position
1971
Berta Competicion
1
18th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Torino)
1
0
0
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
1
1
1
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta Torino
11
6
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
6
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Torino Coupe
16
4
6
0
3
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
16
4
6
0
3
51
year
series
team
points
position
1970
Berta Competicion
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Berta (Torino)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Torino Coupe
6
5
5
0
3
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
5
5
0
3
61
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Liebre Mk II Torino
6
2
2
0
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
2
2
0
2
6
year
series
team
points
position
1969
Joseph,Peña R.U.E.D.A.
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Benamo (Chevrolet),Bravi (Torino)
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Liebre II B Torino
6
1
1
1
2
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
6
1
1
1
2
3
year
series
team
points
position
1968
Peña San Justo
12
10th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Maserati (Torino)
1
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
0
12
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Torino
18
0
2
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
18
0
2
0
0
1
year
series
team
points
position
1967
Di Palma
15
10th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Torino 380W
Ford F100
26
1
3
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
26
1
3
0
0
15
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Valiant
22
1
3
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
22
1
3
0
0
11
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Chevrolet
Valiant
15
1
3
0
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
15
1
3
0
1
10
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Chevrolet
Ford V8
20
2
4
1
1
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
20
2
4
1
1
31
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ford V8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
2000
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1999
Racing
7
0
0
0
0
1998
Racing
16
1
1
0
1
1997
Racing
25
0
3
1
1
1996
Racing
12
1
1
0
0
1995
Racing
8
0
0
0
0
1990
Racing
13
0
0
0
0
1989
Racing
15
0
0
0
0
1988
Racing
14
0
1
0
0
1987
Racing
12
0
0
0
0
1986
Racing
8
1
1
0
1
1985
Racing
11
0
1
0
0
1984
Racing
21
0
3
1
0
1983
Racing
22
5
11
5
6
1982
Racing
11
4
6
7
5
1981
Racing
22
4
10
7
4
1980
Racing
19
5
2
2
2
1979
Racing
2
1
1
2
2
1978
Racing
8
2
7
2
4
1977
Racing
12
0
3
0
1
1976
Racing
12
2
4
0
0
1975
Racing
5
2
2
0
1
1974
Racing
11
8
8
8
8
1973
Racing
13
4
9
0
2
1972
Racing
21
8
4
3
4
1971
Racing
28
10
6
1
4
1970
Racing
13
7
7
0
5
1969
Racing
8
1
1
1
2
1968
Racing
19
0
3
0
0
1967
Racing
26
1
3
0
0
1966
Racing
22
1
3
0
0
1965
Racing
15
1
3
0
1
1964
Racing
20
2
4
1
1
1963
Racing
1
0
0
0
0

Racing Highlights

year
series
position
1997
Top Race Argentina
3rd
1983
TC2000 - 4º Campeonato Argentino
1st
1982
TC2000 - 3º Campeonato Argentino
2nd
1981
TC2000 - 2º Campeonato Argentino
2nd
1980
Mecanica Argentina Formula 2
2nd
1978
F1 Mecanica Argentina
1st
1976
F1 Mecanica Argentina
2nd
1975
F1 Mecanica Argentina
1st
1974
F1 Mecanica Argentina
1st
1973
F1 Mecanica Argentina
2nd
1972
F1 Mecanica Argentina
2nd
1972
Sport Prototypes Argentina
1st
1971
Turismo Carretera Argentina
1st
1971
Sport Prototypes Argentina
1st
1970
Turismo Carretera Argentina Formula A
1st

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
FIA Formula One World Championship
2204.55
+2
02
FIA Formula One World Championship
2130.8
-3.4
03
FIA Formula One World Championship
2034.25
+2.8
04
FIA Formula One World Championship
2023.45
+3
05
British GT Championship - GT3
1999.6
-5.4
06
FIA Formula One World Championship
1992.25
+1.8
07
IMSA SportsCar Championship - GTD
1990.25
-
08
ARCA Series
1956.65
-6.3
09
Intercontinental GT Challenge
1946.35
-
10
FIA Formula One World Championship
1946.1
+1.3
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