Born: 27 October 1984
Place of birth: Forli, Italy
Lives: Forli, near Bologna, Italy
Family: Engaged to Valentina
Hobbies: Running and movies
Quick Facts: Grandfather was a rally driver, father raced and also competed in rallies
American Le Mans Series with Risi Competizione in a Ferrari 458 Italia with Matteo Malucelli. FIA World Endurance Championship with AF Corse in a F458
International GT Open – Super GT with Villois Racing in an Aston Martin Vantage – 3rd overall with 5 wins, 5 pole positions and 8 podium finishes.
Porsche Carrera Cup Italy – 5th overall with 2 wins, 3 pole positions and 6 podiums.
Italian GT Championship (GT3) – part season in a Porsche, 1 win, 1 podium
Italian GT Championship – GT Cup with Scuderia Baldini in a Ferrari 430 – 7th overall with 2 wins and 3 fastest laps.
Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli – 7 wins from 8 races
Superstars International Series, four races only in a Motorzone Chevrolet Lumina – 1 win, 2 podiums
FIA GT Championship with BMS Scuderia Italia in a Ferrari 430 GT – 10th .24 Hours of Le Mans with BMS in a Ferrari 430 GT – 2nd GT2 (Ruberti/Babini)
FIA GT Championship with BMS Scuderia Italia in a Ferrari 430 GT – 2nd overall with 1 win, 5 podiums. 24 Hours of Le Mans with BMS in a Ferrari 430 GT – 2nd GT2 (Ruberti/Babini)
FIA GT Championship with BMS Porsche 911 GT3 RSR (GT2) – 3rd overall with 1 win and 5 podiums. 24 Hours of Le Mans with Aston Martin Racing BMW (GT1) – 6th
FIA GT Championship (GT1) with BMS Scuderia Italia Aston Martin DBR9 and Spanish GT Open Championship with Aston Martin DBRS9 – best result 3rd place in Budapest
Italian GT Championship with BMS Scuderia Italia in a Ferrari 550 Maranello – Champion with 5 wins and 7 second places. Debut at 24 Hours of Le Mans with BMS, and one round of the LMES in a Ferrari 550
Debut in the FIA GT Championship in a Ferrari 575 Maranello with JMB Racing (2 races only due to budget restrictions). Further season of Ferrari Challenge – Champion. First race in a Ferrari 575 GTC was at Misano Adriatico Italian GT Championship – won both races. At Ferrari Challenge World Finals – 2nd overall
Italian Ferrari Challenge – 3rd overall with 3 victories and further good results. Participates at Bologna Motor Show, winning the Pirelli Ferrari Challenge Tournament
Part season in Italian Formula Renault 2.0 championship with BVM Minardi Junior team – best result 5th at Vallelunga. As soon as he turns 18 he begins testing with the Ferrari 360 Challenge car
Italian Formula Renault 2.0 Championship with Scuderia Veregra – 8 races.
Debut in open-wheel racing in a CSAI race aged 15 before entering, at 16, F Renault Italian Championship. Awarded the Formula Renault Trophy
Debut in Junior 100 category of karting, racing in national open and European championships. 1998 Italian Open championship runner up.
Began karting aged 10, winning regional championship and entering two national championships. Selected for Italian team championship.