2010 Italian GT champion with Ferrari F430 – 2007 and 2008 International GT Open champion – 2011 International GT Open vice-champion with Ferrari 458 Italia- F3000 International vice-champion. A 25 years long brilliant career, full of great sporting and professional achievements, a triumphal way towards the future. Andrea Montermini began with single seaters, reaching the tops of the Italian Formula 3 Championship, then being vice-champion of Formula 3000 International.
Formula 1 years were a crucial part of his career, when he emerged despite non competitive cars. For his outstanding talent in testing, Montermini became test driver for Benetton, Ferrari and Lola F1. Always among top drivers in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and in the 24 Hours of Daytona, he also competed with IMSA prototypes and the challenging single seaters of American Formula Cart.
Andrea Montermini’s winning weapons are his strategic ability and his outstanding driving technical skills; combined with his excellent testing capabilities, they allow a perfect planning both in the championship and in the single race.
Not only a great driver, but also a professional instructor of racing and safe driving. Coordinating their racing activities, he personally and meticulously follows several drivers, who rely on the versatile champion to be sure of the correct and most efficient path to success. Tireless ambassador and instructor of several projects about road safety, Montermini explains to learners all the common and parallel safety elements of track and road driving.
All his features make Andrea Montermini a true leader under any aspects, to the team, to partners, to fans, to public and even to rivals, whom he always remains a true reference for.