Marcus Ericsson (born 2 September 1990 in Kumla, Kumla Municipality, Örebro County, Sweden) is a Swedish racing driver who drove for Sauber until the end of 2018. He made his début for the Caterham-Renault team at the 2014 Australian Grand Prix. He previously drove in the GP2 Series.
In 2019, Ericsson drives in the IndyCar Series.
Formula One CareerEdit
Ericsson started his second season at Sauber with an 8th place finish at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix. He scored furthermore points, and he finished his 2015 season in 18th with 9 points.
Driving Style Edit
Peter Windsor Edit
Windsor conducted a driving analysis of the different Formula One drivers' during February 2015's pre-season testing. Windsor watched the drivers' as they entered and exited the highly technical corners of turns two and three of the Circuit de Catalunya.
He noted that Ericsson had a "very wide entry into three, he is probably leaning on the left rear quite a lot." Windsor believing Ericsson's style meant he would be compromised further on in the lap. Ericsson was described as "fun to watch", however would likely encounter "differences" in approach from the other drivers'.
Formula One Statistical OverviewEdit
Formula One RecordEdit
|2009||Brawn GP F1 Team||Brawn-Mercedes||Young Driver Test|
|2010-2013: Did Not Compete|
|2014||Caterham F1 Team||Caterham-Renault||0||17th||Report|
|2015||Sauber F1 Team||Sauber-Ferrari||9||18th||Report|
|2016||Sauber F1 Team||Sauber-Ferrari||0||22nd||Report|
|2017||Sauber F1 Team||Sauber-Ferrari||0||20th||Report|
|2018||Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team||Sauber-Ferrari||9||17th||Report|
Correct as of the 2018 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying
|Front Row Starts||0|
|Distance Raced||24511 km (15230 mi)|
|Distance Led||0 km (0 mi)|
|Complete Formula One results|
|3rd||DNQ||Did not qualify|
|5th||Points finish||DNPQ||Did not pre-qualify|
|14th||Non-points finish||TD||Test driver|
|NC||Non-classified finish (<90% race distance)||DNS||Did not start|
|Italics||Scored point(s) for Fastest Lap||[+] More Symbols|
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 FORMULA 1. (2015, March 13). Analysis of Turns Two and Three in Barcelona. [Video file]. Retrieved from https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BvqVtbwx5JQ
|V T E||Caterham F1|
Marcus Ericsson · Kamui Kobayashi · André Lotterer · Will Stevens · Charles Pic · Giedo van der Garde · Heikki Kovalainen · Vitaly Petrov
Tony Fernandes · Collin Kolles · Manfredi Ravetto
CT01 · CT03 · CT05
|V T E||Sauber F1 Team|
Ericsson · Leclerc · Wehrlein · Nasr · Hülkenberg · Pérez · Kobayashi · Kubica · Heidfeld · Räikkönen · more
Frédéric Vasseur · Pascal Picci · Alex Sauber · Eric Gandelin · Timothée Guerin · Axel Kruse · Beat Zehnder
Ilmor (1993) · Mercedes (1994) · Ford (1995-96) · Petronas (1997-2005) · Ferrari (2010-2018)
C12 · C13 · C14 · C15 · C16 · C17 · C18 · C19 · C20 · C21 · C22 · C23 · C24 · C29 · C30 · C31 · C32 · C33 · C34 · C35 · C36 · C37
BMW Sauber · Alfa Romeo
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