Luis Pérez-Sala

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Luis Pérez-Sala Valls-Taberner (born 15 May 1959 in Barcelona) is a Spanish former racing driver who competed in Formula One, Formula 3, Formula 3000 and Touring Cars. He was also the team principal of HRT Formula 1 Team during the 2012 F1 season. Pérez-Sala started his racing career in karting before graduating to racing production-based cars in the early 1980s, initially competing in Renault 5s before competing internationally in the Alfa Romeo Alfasud Sprint Cup in 1983. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Luis Pérez-Sala has received more than 32,840 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Luis Pérez-Sala is the 457th most popular racing driver (down from 425th in 2019), the 1,471st most popular biography from Spain (down from 1,149th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Spanish Racing Driver.

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Among racing drivers, Luis Pérez-Sala ranks 457 out of 888Before him are Hiroshi Fushida, Ian Ashley, Jerry Unser Jr., Peter Hirt, Ingo Hoffmann, and Sete Gibernau. After him are Jesús Iglesias, Joachim Winkelhock, Vitantonio Liuzzi, Mikko Kozarowitzky, François Mazet, and Daniil Kvyat.

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Among people born in 1959, Luis Pérez-Sala ranks 282Before him are Brendan Perry, John Patitucci, José Carlos Somoza, Noureddine Bedoui, Yves Rossy, and Tracey Ullman. After him are Tom Arnold, Zeca Pagodinho, Mahammed Dionne, Panagiotis Giannakis, Toshihiko Okimune, and Stanislaw Tillich.

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Among people born in Spain, Luis Pérez-Sala ranks 1,471 out of 2,595Before him are José María Queipo de Llano, 7th Count of Toreno (1786), Joaquín Jovellar y Soler (1819), Pedro Artola (1948), José Manuel Caballero (1926), Sete Gibernau (1972), and Álvaro Soler (1991). After him are Salustiano de Olózaga y Almandoz (1805), Javi Gracia (1970), Juan Carlos Unzué (1967), Ismael Urzaiz (1971), María Teresa Fernández de la Vega (1949), and Dani (1951).


Among racing drivers born in Spain, Luis Pérez-Sala ranks 19Before him are Marc Gené (1974), Adrián Campos (1960), Emilio Zapico (1944), María de Villota (1980), Sito Pons (1959), and Sete Gibernau (1972). After him are Carlos Sainz Jr. (1994), Àlex Crivillé (1970), Carlos Checa (1972), Jaime Alguersuari (1990), Pol Espargaró (1991), and Toni Elías (1983).