DRIVERS: LUIS BUENO

Name: Luis Bueno
Nationality: Brazil
Date of birth: January 1, 1939

At the end of 1971 when the European Formula 2 teams visited South America Luis Bueno raced the March factory car, making his debut at Porto Allegre where he qualified in the midfield but retired after only one lap with clutch failure. He finished fifth in the second race at Cordoba. At the end of March 1972 he rented a March 711 for the non-championship Brazilian GP and finished sixth out of six finishers. When F2 returned to Brazil that autumn he planned to race a March again but could not find the money.

His last major appearance was at the Brazilian GP in 1973 when he rented an old Surtees. He qualified last and finished last.

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