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Profile Information

Full Name Charles Leclerc
Nickname Lord Perceval
Age 26 years old
Nationality Monégasque (Monaco)
Current Team Ferrari
F1 Debut 2018

Charles Leclerc is one of the most promising racing drivers in recent years. The Monegasque driver competes under the flag of Monaco with Ferrari. Born on 16th October 1997 to parents Hervé Leclerc and Pascale Leclerc, the racing hotshot is generally considered to be among the pack of ‘future world champions’.

When did Charles Leclerc join Formula 1?

Charles Leclerc had an illustrious career in motorsport before his bump up to F1. He finally got the call-up to Sauber where he competed for a year after getting promoted to Ferrari. Charles has gone on to impress many in the paddock with his impressive performances on the track. The Monegasque driver has won multiple races since he joined the Scuderia.

What are Charles Leclerc’s achievements?

Charles Leclerc won the GP3 series back in 2016 and furthermore went on to win the Formula 2 championship in 2017. After his promotion to F1, he shocked the paddock with his racing abilities. He won his first race at the 2019 Belgian Grand Prix. During the 2022 F1 season, Charles gave Max Verstappen a run for the title and went on to finish second in the championship standings. This is his best result in F1 to date.