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The 6 Mexican drivers who have raced in Formula 1

Motorsports is not something alien to Mexico, a country that despite being absent from Formula 1 for several decades, was part of a glorious era.


Motorsports is not something alien to Mexico, a country that despite being absent from Formula 1 for several decades, was part of a glorious era. Now the nation is appearing hand in hand with Sergio “Checo” Pérez in the fight for the 2022 championship.

Next, we present you the 6 Mexican runners who have managed to appear in Formula 1 throughout history.

Ricardo Rodríguez was seen as a potential F1 champion, but he died in an accident in 1962

Rodríguez is one of the great legends of Mexican motorsports, since beyond not being able to advance in his career due to his early death, he was the inspiration for several generations of drivers as the youngest driver to debut with Ferrari in F1, a brand that it remains to this day. He ran six valid races at the highest level, before dying in an accident in 1962.

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