Name: Patrick Tambay
DOB: Jun 25 1949
Place Of Birth: Paris
Most Races For: Renault - 30
No. Of Races: 114
- Patrick Tambay is currently the deputy mayor of Le Cannet, a suburb of Cannes.
- He is godfather to 1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve.
- His son Adrien is currently racing in the Formula BMW Eurocup.
- He is an avid and a talented skier.
- After retiring from racing, he took up the role of a commentator for a French television.
Martin Brundle talking about a race at Monaco:
"Patrick Tambay overtook me there once in 1986 and ended up driving over my head and nearly flying over the wall and landing two corners down on the racetrack."
Most successful drivers to have raced with Patrick Tambay