The Graduates

JIM RUSSELL RACING SCHOOL PAST AND PRESENT GRADUATES

Producing race drivers, race winners and champions since 1957

Lance Stroll

2016 – European F3 Champion
2017 – Formula 1 (Williams)


The Jim Russell Racing School is proud to have another graduate (2012) racing at the top level of motorsports.

Alsup, Bill

1979-1984 CART Indycar Series
54 Career Starts

Allison, Davie

1987-1994 NASCAR
1993 NASCAR Champion

Bachelart, Eric

1992-1995 CART Indycar Series
24 Career Starts

Baron, Alex

1998-2001 CART Indycar Series
2001-2007 Indy Racing League

Beekhuis, Jan

1989-1992 CART Indycar Series
14 Career Starts

Bell, Derek

1968-1974 Formula 1 (Ferrari, McLaren, Surtees)
1975/1981/1982/1986/1987 Le Mans 24h Winner
1986 /1987 /1989 Daytona 24h Winner

Bettenhausen, Tony

1980-1993 CART Indycar Series
94 Career Starts

Bourbonnais, Claude

1994 CART Indycar Series
1997-1998 Indy 500

Buhl, Robbie

1993-1994 CART Indycar Series
1996-2004 Indy Racing League

Button, Jensen

2000-2016 Formula 1 (BAR, McLaren, Williams)
2009 Formula 1 World Champion (Brawn GP)
306 Career Starts

Couture, Jacques

National Formula B
Founder Jim Russell North America

Dumoulin, Jean-Francois

2002 / 2003 KONI Grand Am Champion
2004 / 2007 Daytona 24h Class Winner

 

Fabi, Bertrand

Firman Ralph Jr.

2003 Formula 1 (Jordan)
14 Career Starts

Fittipaldi, Emerson

1970-1981 Formula 1 (Lotus, McLaren, Fittipaldi)
1971 / 1974 Formula 1 World Champion
1982-1997 CART Indycar Series
1989 CART Indycar Series Champion
1994 Indy 500 Winner

Gidley, Memo

1999-2004 CART Indycar Series
2000-2002 Indy Racing League

Groff, Mike

1990-1995 CART Indycar Series
1996-1999 Indy Racing League

Guerrero, Roberto

1982-1983 Formula 1 (Ensign / Theodore)
1984-1995 CART Indycar
1996-2001 Indy Racing League

Hughes, Warren

2005 Le Mans (24h) Winner

Kane, Johnny

2010 Le Mans (24h) Class Winner

Kendall, Tommy

4 Time Trans-Am Champion

Krosnoff, Jeff

1994 Le Mans (24h) Winner
1996 CART Indycar Series

Mears, Roger

1978-1984 CART Indycar Series
30 Career Starts

Magnessen, Jan

1997-1998 Formula 1 (Stewart)
2004-2006/2009 Le Mans (24h) Class Winner

McCarthy, Perry

1992 – Formula 1 (Andrea Moda)

Moore, Greg

1996-1999 CART Indycar Series
72 Career Starts

O’Connell, Johnny

1996-1998 Indy Racing League
4 Time Le Mans (24h) Class Winner

Pruett, Scott

1988-1999 CART Indycar Series
5 Times Daytona (24h) Winner

Ribbs, Willy T.

1990-1994 CART Indycar Series
46 Career Starts

Robinson, Chip

1986-1987 CART Indycar Series
1987 Daytona (24h) Winner

Rutherford, Johnny

1979-1988 CART Indycar Series
1980 CART Indycar Series Champion
1974/1976/1980 Indy 500 Winner

Spenard, Richard

Formula Atlantic
Porsche Tubro Cup

Sullivan, Danny

1983 Formula 1 (Tyrrell)
1983-1995 CART Indycar Series
1988 CART Indycar Series Champion
1985 Indy 500 Winner

Vasser, Jimmy

1992-2006 CART Indycar Series
1996 CART Indycar Champion

Villeneuve, Gilles

1977-1982 Formula 1 (McLaren, Ferrari)
1976-1977 Formula Atlantic Champion

Villeneuve, Jacques

1996-2003 Formula 1 (Williams, BAR, Renault)
1997 Formula 1 World Champion (Williams)
1995 CART Indycar Champion
1995 Indy 500 Winner

Villeneuve, Jacques

1984-1986 CART Indycar Series
36 Career Starts

Vitalo, Denis

1988-1999 CART Indycar Series
36 Career Starts

Wallace, Andy

1988/ 2001/ 2002/ 2006 Le Mans (24h) Winner
1990/ 1997/ 1999 Daytona (24h) Winner