DRIVERS: ALEX SOLER-ROIG
Name: Alex Soler-Roig
Date of birth: October 29, 1932 - Barcelona
The semiprofessional racer son of a respected Barcelona surgeon who treated Jochen Rindt in the aftermath of his huge 1969 Spanish Grand Prix shunt at that city's Montjuich Park circuit. Soler-Roig has the resources to pay handsomely for his Formula 1 racing and both March and BRM could not resist his cash in 1971 and 1972. He retired at the end of 1972.