Romain Grosjean

MONTMELO, SPAIN - MARCH 02: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been created using digital filters) Romain Grosjean of France and Haas F1 poses for a portrait during day two of F1 winter testing at Circuit de Catalunya on March 2, 2016 in Montmelo, Spain. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

D.O.B: 18/10/94
Nationality: French
Height: 1.8 m
Weight: 68 kg
Team: HaasF1
GP’s contested: 102
GP wins: 0
Poles: 0
Podiums: 10
Fastest laps: 0
Career Points: 316
Championships: 0
Car number: 8


Up until Esteban Ocon came on the scene 18 months ago, Romain was the only French representative in the sport. Starting out with Renault in 2008 as a reserve driver, where he had his first taste of F1 power at the British Grand Prix. He graduated to a race seat at Renault in 09 however it only lasted the one season before he was replaced by Vitaly Petrov. After that he tried his hands in various disciplines such as sportscar racing, AutoGP and GP2 before returning to the pinnacle of Motorsports with Lotus for the 2012 season. He remained there until 2015 when it was confirmed that he would race for the all new American F12 team, HaasF1 in 2016. He scored all of the team’s 29 points for the season and as such retained his seat for the 2017 season where he plans on an even better.