Larini, Nicola (I)

b 19/3/1964 (Lido di Camaiore)



1972 - 1978 - Karting
1979 - 1980 - Moto-Cross
1981 - 1982 - Karting
1983 - Formula Italia
1984 - Formula Fiat Abarth, 2 wins, 3rd
1985 - Italian F3, 6th, 2 wins (Varano, Monza)
1986 - Italian F3 Champion, 5 wins. 3rd in European F3
1987 - F3000 (Forti), 4 races. 2 F1 races (Coloni), DNQ=1
       Drove in World Touring Cars, Alfa
1988 - 16 F1 races (Osella), DNQ=5, Exclusion=1 (failed scrutineering)
1989 - 16 races (Osella), DNQ=7. DSQ=1 (Started from wrong grid position)
       Exclusion=1 (missed weight check)
1990 - 16 races (Ligier), 0 points
1991 - 16 races (Modena). DNQ=10. DSQ=1 (Rear wing height infringement)
       5th in Italian Touring Cars (Alfa Romeo)
1992 - F1 Ferrari test driver, 2 GPs (JAP/AUS), 0 points
       Italian Touring Car Champion, Alfa
1993 - F1 Ferrari test driver. FIA Touring Car Challenge at Monza (Alfa), 3rd 
       & 2nd. German Touring Car Champion (Alfa Romeo 155 V6 TI), Champion, 
       261 points, 11 wins:-
       Apr 4    Zolder          1st, 47:44.69
		Zolder          1st, 45:26.61/FL 1:51.93
       Apr 18   Hockenheim      9th, 41:45.20/FL 1:05.59
		Hockenheim      2nd, 42:26.01
       May 2    Nurburgring     1st, 39:27.09/FL 1:41.76
		Nurburgring     retired due to tyres
       May 16   Wunstorf        1st, 35:33.78/FL 1:45.12/Pole
		Wunstorf        engine/FL 1:44.62
       Jun 10   Nurburgring     1st, 35:32.30/FL 8:51.01
		Nurburgring     1st, 35:20.54/FL 8:47.71
       Jun 27   Norisring       1st, 39:55.25/FL 53.65s
		Norisring       1st, 37:50.60/FL 53.14s
       Jul 18   Donington Park  3rd, 40:50.57
		Donington Park  1st, 40:19.59/FL 1:35.48/Pole
       Aug 8    Nurburgring     10th, 41:15.21
		Nurburgring     1st, 33:54.28/FL 1:04.19
       Aug 29   Singen          1st, 47:38.46/Pole
		Singen          2nd, 47:47.36
       Sep 12   Avus            5th, 38:39.50/FL 57.24/Pole
		Avus            >10th
       Sep 19   Hockenheim      1st, 33:32.94
		Hockenheim      1st, 33:27.09
1994 - 2 F1 races (Ferrari - replacing injured Jean Alesi at Pacific               
       and Imola GPs). 6 points, 14th (2nd at Imola).
       German Touring Car Championship (Alfa Romeo 155 V6 TS), 3rd, 150 pts:-
       Apr 10   Zolder          electrics/Pole/FL 1:38.05
		Zolder          8th, 40:37.56
       Apr 24   Hockenheim      3rd, 41:41.10
		Hockenheim      NS - fuel pressure
       May 8    Nurburgring     4th, 43:43.22/FL 1:50.17
		Nurburgring     1st, 46:42.94
       Jun 2    Nurburgring     accident
		Nurburgring     >10th
       Jun 26   Norisring       1st, 39:03.70/FL 52.20s
		Norisring       2nd, 38:13.61/FL 51.76s
       Jul 17   Donington Park  3rd, 39:37.51
		Donington Park  NS - engine
       Jul 24   Diepholz        3rd, 39:06.06
		Diepholz        >10th
       Aug 21   Nurburgring     retired
		Nurburgring     >10th
       Sep 4    Avus            3rd, 30:26.84
		Avus            6th, 39:44.95
       Sep 18   Singen          1st, 48:36.87/FL 1:23.94
		Singen          1st, 48:48.23
       Oct 9    Hockenheim      electrics
		Hockenheim      electrics
1995 - DTM (Alfa Corse Alfa Romeo 155 V6 TI), 71 points, 6th:
       Apr 23   Hockenheim      10th, 41:50.19
		Hockenheim      >10th
       May 7    Avus            accident
       Jun 25   Norisring       8th, 40:59.23
		Norisring       10th, -4 laps (transmission)
       Jul 23   Diepholz        3rd, 37:55.41/FL 1:00.44
		Diepholz        2nd, 37:41.03
       Aug 20   Nurburgring     2nd, 39:20.61
		Nurburgring     3rd, 39:04.13
       Sep 17   Singen          3rd, 46:54.28
		Singen          engine
       Oct 15   Hockenheim      engine
		Hockenheim      broken wheel
       ITC (Alfa), 59 points, 4th, 1 win: 
       May 21   Mugello         2nd, 37:45.10
		Mugello         5th, 37:40.74
       Jun 4    Helsinki        7th, 52:55.86/FL 1:26.39
		Helsinki        1st, 55:56.31
       Jul 9    Donington Park  engine
		Donington Park  12th, 39:53.39
       Aug 6    Estoril         3rd, 40:35.19/Pole/FL 1:43.96
		Estoril         differential/FL 1:42.65
       Oct 8    Magny Cours     gearbox/Pole
		Magny Cours     >10th
1996 - ITC (Alfa Romeo), 11th, 95 points, 2 wins: 
       Apr 14   Hockenheim      11th, 41:07.28
		Hockenheim      12th, 40:58.18
       May 12   Nurburgring     accident
		Nurburgring     7th, 37:46.28
       May 26   Estoril         engine
		Estoril         accident
       Jun 9    Helsinki        hydraulics
		Helsinki        6th, 50:33.00
       Jun 23   Norisring       brakes
		Norisring       brakes
       Jul 7    Diepholz        clutch
		Diepholz        -
       Aug 18   Silverstone     3rd, 37:21.978
		Silverstone     accident
       Sep 1    Nurburgring     6th, 36:52.83
		Nurburgring     15th, 37:07.55
       Sep 15   Magny Cours     2nd, 39:00.05/Pole
		Magny Cours     engine
       Sep 29   Mugello         1st, 37:08.987/Pole/FL 1:50.31
		Mugello         accident
       Oct 13   Hockenheim      brakes
		Hockenheim      accident
       Oct 27   Sao Paulo       DNS - electrics
		Sao Paulo       1st, 43:26.99
       Nov 10   Suzuka          6th, 38:28.72
		Suzuka          6th, 38:11.68
1997 - F1 (Sauber-Petronas C16), 19th, 1 pt
       Date     Q       R       Venue           Reason/Time
       9/3      13      6       Australia       1:32:04.758
       30/3     19      11      Brazil          -1 lap
       13/4     14      -       Argentina       Spin
       27/4     12      7       Imola           -1 lap
       11/5     11      -       Monaco          accident
1998 - Italian Touring Cars (Alfa Romeo 156), 3rd, 331 pts, 3 wins.
       May 17  Binetto          5th, 26:24.23
       May 17  Binetto          3rd, 52:54.63
       May 31  Imola            4th, 21:52.42
       May 31  Imola            4th, 41:29.46
       Jun 28  Monza            1st, 15:14.51
       Jun 28  Monza            2nd, 34:14.59
       Jul 12  Varano           3rd, 17:24.81
       Jul 12  Varano           3rd, 46:54.37
       Jul 26  Vallelunga       4th, 20:34.63
       Jul 26  Vallelunga       accident
       Aug 2   Magione          2nd, 27:51.97
       Aug 2   Magione          10th
       Aug 30  Enna-Pergusa     3rd, 19:22.31
       Aug 30  Enna-Pergusa     2nd, 37:02.97
       Sep 13  Misano           2nd, 25:09.72
       Sep 13  Misano           DSQ
       Sep 27  Monza            2nd, 19:10.58
       Sep 27  Monza            3rd, 34:18.02
       Oct 4   Vallelunga       1st, 20:22.77
       Oct 4   Vallelunga       1st, 40:41.03
       German Super Touring (Nordauto Alfa Romeo 156)
       Jul 4   Norisring        >10th
       Jul 5   Norisring        >10th
1999 - Italian Super Touring (Alfa Romeo 156), 4th, 343pts, 3 wins.
       Apr 18  Misano           3rd, 17:18.337
       Apr 18  Misano           3rd, 32:21.286
       May 9   Binetto          5th, 18:01.454
       May 9   Binetto          5th, 36:23.307
       May 22  Imola            4th
       May 23  Imola            accident
       Jun 5   Enna-Pergusa     3rd, 17:29.005
       Jun 6   Enna-Pergusa     2nd, 31:41.934
       Jun 19  Magione          8th, 21:00.101
       Jun 20  Magione          3rd, 33:39.805
       Jul 11  Mugello          accident
       Jul 11  Mugello          2nd, 31:49.21
       Aug 1   Misano           1st, 17:45.636
       Aug 1   Misano           3rd, 32:25.647
       Sep 5   Varano           1st, 16:16.445
       Sep 5   Varano           3rd, 29:10.219
       Sep 26  Monza            2nd, 19:10.877
       Sep 26  Monza            2nd, 30:42.679
       Oct 10  Vallelunga       1st, 18:49.987
       Oct 10  Vallelunga       4th, 35:15.996
       German Super Touring (Alfa Romeo 156)
       Aug 8   Misano           3rd, 21:31.720
       Aug 8   Misano           accident
       SportsRacing World Cup (Target 24 Riley & Scott Judd):
       Jun 27  Enna-Pergusa     2nd, 2:32:26.803 (with A.de Lorenzi)
       Sep 19  Magny Cours      >7th/spin (with A.de Lorenzi)
       Nov 28  Kyalami          3rd, 1:31:37.42 (with A.Caffi)
2000 - European Super Touring Cup (Nordauto Alfa Romeo 156), 4th, 195 pts
       Apr 2   Mugello          2nd, 17m42.052
       Apr 2   Mugello          2nd, 17m42.553
       Apr 30  Enna-Pergusa     3rd, 17m37.26
       Apr 30  Enna-Pergusa     6th, 18m02.34
       May 14  A1-Ring          4th, 19m53.435
       May 14  A1-Ring          3rd, 21m19.725
       Jun 11  Monza            14th, 19m46.005
       Jun 11  Monza            ret/8 laps/accident
       Jul 2   Hungaroring      5th, 19m28.003
       Jul 2   Hungaroring      5th, 19m21.515
       Jul 9   Imola            5th, 19m44.245
       Jul 9   Imola            4th, 19m40.011
       Jul 23  Misano           5th, 19m39.757
       Jul 23  Misano           5th, 19m50.120
       Sep 17  Brno             3rd, 21m39.920
       Sep 17  Brno             6th, 21m12.244
       Sep 24  Vallelunga       2nd, 20m19.057
       Sep 24  Vallelunga       2nd, 16m28.113
       Oct 8   Novo Mesto       2nd, 28m43.171
       Oct 8   Novo Mesto       3rd, 29m09.680
       Nurburgring 24 Hrs (Alfa Romeo 156): ret, with C.Danner & S.Modena
2001 - FIA European Touring Cars (Alfa Romeo 156): 2nd, 604 pts
       Apr 1   Monza            1st, 17m34.735
       Apr 1   Monza            2nd, 17m47.143
       Apr 16  Brno             1st, 24m25.193
       Apr 16  Brno             2nd, 21m41.308
       May 1   Magny-Cours      2nd, 21m08.523
       May 1   Magny-Cours      2nd, 21m18.503
       May 13  Silverstone      5th, 19m38.673
       May 13  Silverstone      3rd, 19m46.738
       May 20  Zolder           ret/electrics
       May 20  Zolder           3rd, 21m26.785
       Jul 1   Hungaroring      last
       Jul 1   Hungaroring      2nd, 22m47.292
       Aug 26  A1-Ring          14th, 20m43.085/blown tyre
       Aug 26  A1-Ring          2nd, 19m52.048
       Sep 9   Nurburgring      1st, 21m56.814
       Sep 9   Nurburgring      5th, 19m57.879
       Sep 30  Jarama           4th, 22m59.815
       Sep 30  Jarama           5th, 21m44.273
       Oct 21  Estoril          4th, 21m14.787
       Oct 21  Estoril          4th, 21m30.855
       2nd in 24 Hrs of Sicily (Alfa Romeo 147) with F.Giovanardi, F.Massa & 
       G.Francia
2002 - European Touring Cars (GTA Racing Team Nordauto Alfa Romeo 156): 3rd, 86 pts
       Apr 21   Magny-Cours     2nd, 21m52.568
       Apr 21   Magny-Cours     2nd, 22m04.5
       May 5    Silverstone     1st, 20m43.162
       May 5    Silverstone     2nd, 20m35.606
       May 19   Brno            3rd, 22m43.269
       May 19   Brno            3rd, 22m34.832
       Jun 2    Jarama          2nd, 22m47.024
       Jun 2    Jarama          1st, 22m44.195
       Jun 30   Anderstorp      1st, 24m42.633
       Jun 30   Anderstorp      5th, 22m37.334
       Jul 14   Oschersleben    6th, 22m39.353
       Jul 14   Oschersleben    6th, 22m33.025
       Sep 22   Enna-Pergusa    2nd, 20m07.282
       Sep 22   Enna-Pergusa    4th, 20m17.231
       Oct 6    Donington Park  ret/1 lap/accident damage
       Oct 6    Donington Park  DNS
       Oct 20   Estoril         ret/0 laps/accident
       Oct 20   Estoril         6th, 22m31.380
       Macau Guia Race (Alfa Romeo 147): 2nd.
2003 - European Touring Car Championship (Autodelta Alfa Romeo 156 GTA): 4th, 92 pts
       Apr 6	Barcelona		7th, 21m44.574
       Apr 6	Barcelona		6th, 21m34.597
       Apr 27	Magny-Cours		2nd, 22m25.925
       Apr 27	Magny-Cours		2nd, 22m33.694
       May 11	Enna-Pergusa		7th, 20m00.053
       May 11	Enna-Pergusa		5th, 19m58.260
       May 25	Brno			13th, 23m08.143
       May 25	Brno			5th, 22m40.733
       Jun 29	Donington Park		2nd, 22m34.378
       Jun 29	Donington Park		4th, 22m32.912
       Jul 27	Spa-Francorchamps	4th, 20m39.962
       Jul 27	Spa-Francorchamps	2nd, 20m31.229
       Sep 7	Anderstorp		6th, 22m06.026
       Sep 7	Anderstorp		1st, 21m52.580
       Sep 21	Oschersleben		17th, -1 lap
       Sep 21	Oschersleben		8th, 20m51.811
       Oct 5	Estoril			2nd, 22m02.838
       Oct 5	Estoril			2nd, 22m00.871
       Oct 19	Monza			10th, -1 lap
       Oct 19	Monza			4th, 18m32.236
2004  Porsche Supercup: ret Imola
2005  FIA World Touring Cars (RML Chevrolet Lacetti)
       Apr 10	Monza			24th, 18m48.970
       Apr 10	Monza			15th, 18m47.451
       May 1	Magny-Cours		17th, 22m58.040
       May 1	Magny-Cours		13th, 22m47.501
       May 15	Silverstone		ret/0 laps/accident
       May 15	Silverstone		DNS/accident damage
       May 29	Imola			13th, 22m46.821
       May 29	Imola			11th, 22m33.182
       Jun 26	Puebla			10th, 26m31.291
       Jun 26	Puebla			7th, 26m27.916
       Jul 31	Spa-Francorchamps	17th, 23m22.914
       Jul 31	Spa-Francorchamps	18th, -1 lap
       Aug 28	Oschersleben		17th, 22m28.669
       Aug 28	Oschersleben		11th, 22m12.879
       Sep 18	Istanbul Park		ret/6 laps/accident damage
       Sep 18	Istanbul Park		ret/4 laps/accident damage
       Oct 2	Valencia		7th, 23m08.171
       Oct 2	Valencia		ret/2 laps/electrical
       Nov 20	Macau			4th, 42m15.800
       Nov 20	Macau			11th, 9 laps/accident
2006  WTCC (RML Chevrolet Lacetti): 12th, 24 pts
       Apr 2	Monza			27th, 9 laps
       Apr 2	Monza			7th, 18m45.333
       Apr 30	Magny-Cours		11th, 22m38.287
       Apr 30	Magny-Cours		8th, 22m36.607
       May 21	Brands Hatch GP		NC/3 laps/running
       May 21	Brands Hatch GP		12th, 30m22.588
       Jun 4	Oschersleben		14th, 22m35.251
       Jun 4	Oschersleben		21st, 22m49.475
       Jul 2	Curitiba		ret/10 laps/engine
       Jul 2	Curitiba		DNS
       Jul 30	Puebla			15th, 58m14.597
       Jul 30	Puebla			ret/7 laps/overheating
       Sep 3	Brno			11th, 22m57.896
       Sep 3	Brno			7th, 22m46.977
       Sep 24	Istanbul Park		7th, 21m36.540
       Sep 24	Istanbul Park		3rd, 23m14.263
       Oct 8	Valencia		3rd, 38m22.579
       Oct 8	Valencia		4th, 23m17.893
       Nov 19	Macau			22nd, -3 laps
       Nov 19	Macau			DNS
2007  WTCC (RML Chevrolet Lacetti): 5th, 71 pts
       Mar 11	Curitiba		ret/0 laps/accident
       Mar 11	Curitiba		10th, 20m38.573
       May 6	Zandvoort		2nd, 25m13.514
       May 6	Zandvoort		4th, 22m07.088
       May 20	Valencia		2nd, 29m39.952
       May 20	Valencia		5th, 23m17.636
       Jun 3	Pau			ret/12 laps/accident
       Jun 3	Pau			11th, 32m19.683
       Jun 17	Brno			5th, 27m05.756
       Jun 17	Brno			6th, 22m52.121
       Jul 8	Boavista		3rd, 34m09.471
       Jul 8	Boavista		20th, -1 lap/accident
       Jul 29	Anderstorp		7th, 24m17.529
       Jul 29	Anderstorp		2nd, 23m42.728
       Aug 26	Oschersleben		ret/1 lap/accident damage
       Aug 26	Oschersleben		21st, -1 lap
       Sep 23	Brands Hatch		ret/0 lap/accident
       Sep 23	Brands Hatch		12th, 28m21.712
       Oct 7	Monza			4th, 18m20.634
       Oct 7	Monza			2nd, 18m22.968
       Nov 18	Macau			7th, 23m24.774
       Nov 18	Macau			2nd, 23m20.091
2008  FIA WTCC (RML Chevrolet Lacetti): 11th, 48 pts
       Mar 2	Curitiba		ret/2 laps/accident damage
       Mar 2	Curitiba		12th, 20m24.478
       Apr 6	Puebla			3rd, 27m15.543
       Apr 6	Puebla			ret/10 laps/suspension
       May 18	Valencia		6th, 23m04.666
       May 18	Valencia		9th, 23m09.306
       Jun 1	Pau			7th, 52m42.952
       Jun 1	Pau			2nd, 36m05.934
       Jun 15	Brno			11th, 22m21.159
       Jun 15	Brno			11th, 22m21.927
       Jul 13	Estoril			2nd, 22m05.951
       Jul 13	Estoril			6th, 22m10.961
       Jul 27	Brands Hatch GP		23rd, -1 lap
       Jul 27	Brands Hatch GP		12th, 30m22.816
       Aug 31	Oschersleben		ret/0 laps/accident
       Aug 31	Oschersleben		11th, 23m15.447
       Sep 21	Imola			6th, 21m27.570
       Sep 21	Imola			4th, 30m23.960
       Oct 5	Monza			5th, 18m24.559
       Oct 5	Monza			3rd, 18m19.043
       Oct 26	Okayama			16th, 26m48.099
       Oct 26	Okayama			12th, 26m45.014
       Nov 16	Macau			9th, 23m23.112
       Nov 16	Macau			ret/2 laps/brakes
2009  WTCC (RML Chevrolet Cruze): 13th, 27 pts
       Mar 8	Curitiba		15th, 27m22.982
       Mar 8	Curitiba		15th, 28m12.343
       Mar 22	Puebla			8th, 27m03.522
       Mar 22	Puebla			10th, 26m57.607
       May 3	Marrakech		6th, 24m12.817
       May 3	Marrakech		1st, 27m29.960
       May 17	Pau			ret/2 laps
       May 17	Pau			9th, 52m44.841
       May 31	Valencia		11th, 23m30.136
       May 31	Valencia		13th, 23m39.214
       Jun 21	Brno			ret/0 laps/accident
       Jun 21	Brno			13th, 22m31.358
       Jul 5	Porto			5th, 1h04m27.564
       Jul 5	Porto			ret/5 laps/accident damage
       Jul 19	Brands Hatch		22nd, 15 laps/puncture
       Jul 19	Brands Hatch		17th, 28m33.973
       Sep 6	Oschersleben		15th, 23m45.049
       Sep 6	Oschersleben		6th, 23m12.126
       Sep 20	Imola			ret/3 laps/engine
       Sep 20	Imola			16th, 22m07.262
       Nov 1	Okayama			12th, 32m51.104
       Nov 1	Okayama			5th, 27m08.740
       Nov 22	Macau			12th, 23m21.103
       Nov 22	Macau			7th, 22m25.525
2011  VW Scirocco R-Cup: 3rd Hockenheim. Nurburgring 24 Hrs (Scuderia 
       Cameron Glickenhaus N.Technology P4/5 Competizione): 39th, with 
       L.Cappellari, M.Salo, F.Giovanardi
2012  VW Scirocco Cup: 3rd in one-off appearance at Norisring
2013  VW Scirocco R Cup: 1st Hockenheim
       Italian Superstars (Petri Corse Porsche Panamera S)
       Jun 24	Zolder			10th, 28m31.090
       Jun 24	Zolder			ret/1 lap