Drivers

Guanyu Zhou

Guanyu Zhou

FIA Formula 2 Championship, UNI-Virtuosi Racing

Date of birth 30 May 1999
Place of birth Shanghai
Nationality Chinese
2019 statistics
Pole positions 1
Podiums 5
Fastest Laps 2
Points 140

Guanyu Zhou

Biography

Guanyu Zhou remains for a second season with the Renault Sport Academy after a successful debut campaign in the FIA Formula 2 Championship.
Zhou took the ‘Top Rookie’ honours after finishing the season seventh in the Drivers’ Championship courtesy of five podiums and a string of consistent points finishes. Standout performances for the Chinese driver included: third place in the Monaco Sprint Race, a dominant pole position at Silverstone and a fine Feature Race podium in Abu Dhabi at the final race weekend.
He began single-seater racing in 2015 after a solid karting career following his move to Europe to study in 2012. Zhou finished second in Italian F4, before spending three seasons in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

Previous Championships

2019 7th, FIA Formula 2 Championship
2018 8th, FIA Formula 3 European Championship
2017 8th, FIA Formula 3 European Championship
2016 13th, FIA Formula 3 European Championship, 6th Toyota Racing Series
2015 2nd, Italian F4 Championship