The Graduates

JIM RUSSELL RACING SCHOOL PAST AND PRESENT GRADUATES

Breading 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 Indycar Series
54 Career Starts

Allison, Davie

1987-1994 NASCAR
1993 NASCAR CHAMPION

Bachelart, Eric

1992 – 1995 CART Indycar Series

Baron, Alex

1998 – 2001 CART Indycar Series
2002 – 2007 Indy Racing League

Beekhuis, Jan

1989 & 1990 & 1992 Indycar Series
14 Career Starts

Bell, Derek

1968 – 1974 Formula 1
(1975/1981 / 82 / 1986 / 87 Le Mans 24h Winner
(1986 / 1987 / 1989 – Daytona 24h Winner

Bell, Justin

1998 – LeMans 24h Class Winner

Bettenhausen, Tony

1980-1993 Indycar Series
94 Career Starts

Bourbonnais, Claude

1994 Indycar Series
1997-1998 Indy 500

Buhl, Robbie

1993-1994 Indycar Series
1996-1998 Indy Racing League

Button, Jensen

2000 – 2017 Formula 1
2009 – Formula 1 World Champion

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)

Fittipaldi, Emerson

1970-1981 Formula 1
1971 & 1974 Formula 1 World Champion
1982-1997 Indycar Series
1989 Indycar Series Champion
1994 Indy 500 Winner

Gidley, Memo

1998 Formula Atlantic Champion
2002 CART Championship Driver

Groff, Mike

1990-1995 Indycar Series
1996-1998 Indy Racing League

Guerrero, Roberto

1982-1983 Formula 1
1984-1995 Indycar Series

Hughes, Warren

2005 LeMans 24h winner

Kane, Johnny

2010 – Le Mans Class Winner

Kendall, Tommy

4 Time Trans-Am Champion
Lemans / Sebring / Nascar / Daytona /

Krosnoff, Jeff

199- Japanesse Champion?
1996 Indycar Series

Mears, Roger

1982-1983 Indycar Series

Magnessen, Jan

1997 – 1998 Formula 1 (Stewart)

McCarthy, Perry

Lemans winner?

Moore, Greg

1995 Indylights Champion
1996-1999 Indycar Driver
(Lemans / Daytona / Sebring)

Needle, Tiff

1980 Formula 1

Noble, Richard

Thrust SSC Director – The sound barrier breaking car

O’Connell, Johnny

1996-1998 Indy Racing League

Prevost, Michel

198 National Formula Ford Champion

Pruett, Scott

1988-1998 Indycar Series
2003 Trans Am Series

Ribbs, Willy T.

1992-1993 Indycar Series

Robinson, Chip

1987 IMSA Camel GT Champion
1987 Daytona 24 hour Winner

Rutherford, Johnny

1979 – 1994 – CART Indycar Series
1974 / 1976 / 1980 – Indy 500 Winner

Schraeder, Ken

NASCAR

Schraenen, Didier

2 Time Formula Ford Champion

Spenard, Richard

Formula Atlantic
Porsche Tubro Cup

Sullivan, Danny

1983 Formula 1
1983-1995 Indycar
1988 Indycar Champion
1986 Indy 500 Winner

Turner, Darren

2004 / 2008 / 2017 Le Mans Class Winner

Vasser, Jimmy

1993-2003 Indycar Series
1996 Indycar Champion

Villeneuve, Gilles

1977-1982 Formula 1
1976-1977 Formula Atlantic Champion

Villeneuve, Jacques

1996-2003 Formula 1
1997 Formula 1 World Champion
1995 Indycar Champion
1995 Indy 500 Winner

Villeneuve, Jacques

1986 Indycar Series
1982 Formula Atlantic Champion

Vitalo, Denis

1988-1998 Indycar

Wallace, Andy

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

Weaver, James

1998 Spots Car Champion
(lemans / sebring / daytona)