José María López

 

José María López joins for 2017 and will compete alongside WEC race winners Mike Conway and Kamui Kobayashi. José María, 33, competed in GP2 before moving to the World Touring Car Championship where he won the last three titles.

Driver Info
Born 26 April 1983, Rio Tercero, Argentina
Lives Mies, Switzerland
Status Engaged
Height 1.74m
Weight 69kg
Hobbies Simulator, flying planes
Pets
Favourite Food Fondue from Savoie
Favourite Track Nordschleife
Best Achievement Three-times world champion in WTCC
Career History
  • 2010 - 2019
    • 2016
      World Touring Car Championship (Citroen): 1st (8 wins)
    • 2015
      World Touring Car Championship (Citroen): 1st (10 wins)
    • 2014
      World Touring Car Championship (Citroen): 1st (10 wins)
    • 2013
      Turismo Competicion 2000 (Fiat): 4th
    •  
      World Touring Car Championship (BMW): 15th (2 races, 1 win)
    • 2012
      Turismo Competicion 2000 (Fiat): 1st (4 wins)
    • 2011
      Turismo Competicion 2000 (Fiat): 5th (1 win)
    • 2010
      Turismo Competicion 2000 (Honda): 4th (1 win)
  • 2000 - 2009
    • 2009
      Turismo Competicion 2000 (Honda): 1st (4 wins)
    •  
      Top Race V6 (Ford): 1st (4 wins)
    • 2008
      Turismo Competicion 2000 (Honda): 1st (4 wins)
    • 2007
      Turismo Competicion 2000 (Honda): 5th (3 wins)
    •  
      12 Hours of Sebring (Petersen Motorsport): DNF
    • 2006
      GP2 Series (Super Nova): 10th
    •  
      Formula 1 (Renault): Test driver
    • 2005
      GP2 Series (DAMS): 9th (1 win)
    •  
      Formula 1 (Renault): Test driver
    • 2004
      International Formula 3000 (CMS Performance): 6th
    •  
      Formula 1 (Renault): Driver development programme
    • 2003
      Formula Renault V6 Eurocup (DAMS): 1st
    • 2002
      Formula Renault 2000 Italy (Cram Competition): 1st
    •  
      Formula Renault 2000 Eurocup (Cram Competition): 4th
    • 2001
      Formula Renault 2000 Eurocup (Ludici): 17th