Drivers

Tom Coronel

FIVE FACTS

Big in Japan: Coronel enjoyed a lengthy stint in Japan early in his career, winning the country’s Formula 3 and Formula Nippon titles and also achieving success in Super GT.

Eager for endurance: As well as contesting the Le Mans 24 Hours 10 times, Coronel took part on his fifth Dakar Rally in January 2018, reaching the finish in a buggy shared with twin brother Tim.

Social climber: Coronel has got social media activation down to a fine art in his efforts to raise his profile and keep existing and new partners on board.

Good teacher: Before his racing – and business – career took hold, Coronel worked as an instructor at Zandvoort, which helped him to gain an intimate knowledge of the seaside track and played a part in him winning in every category he raced at the famous venue.

Did you know? Coronel has raced touring cars since 2001 and took part in the WTCC from 2005-2017, twice winning the WTCC Trophy for independent racers.