Jimmy Eriksson is a 29-year-old racing driver from Tomelilla, Sweden. In 2020, he drives a Mercedes-AMG GT3 for Team Zakspeed in Germany’s ADAC GT Masters championship.
The 2012 German Formula 3 champion, Jimmy Eriksson is a race winner in Formula Renault 2.0, F3, GP3 and the European Le Mans Series. In 2016, he contested the GP2 Series, the final rung on the single-seater ladder to Formula 1, before stepping across to GT racing in 2017. Jimmy is the older brother of fellow racing driver Joel Eriksson.
Born: March 14, 1991
Lives: Tomelilla, Sweden
Club: Kristianstad Karting Klubb
Championship: ADAC GT Masters
Team: Zakspeed BKK Mobil Oil Racing
Car: Mercedes-AMG GT3
Team-mate: Daniel Keilwitz (GER)
ADAC GT Masters
Ever-popular with the European racing fraternity, ADAC GT Masters is Germany’s top-tier GT championship. Set to boast a field of nearly 40 GT3-spec cars in 2020, premium manufacturers Mercedes, Lamborghini, Porsche, Audi, Chevrolet, BMW, Honda and Ferrari are making up the competitive grid.
1-2 August: Lausitzring (Germany)
14-16 August: Nürburgring (Germany)
18-20 September: Hockenheim (Germany)
2-4 October: Sachsenring (Germany)
16-18 October: Red Bull Ring (Austria)
30 October-1 November: Lausitzring (Germany)
6-8 November: Oschersleben (Germany)