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Christian Ledesma (born February 4, 1976 in Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires Province) is an Argentine racing driver. He has run in different series, with major success in Turismo Carretera (2007 champion) and TC2000 (2004 champion).

Career[edit]

Junior series[edit]

From 1987 to 1994, he took part of more than 100 races, being three times champion and four times vice-champion (Junior Category, Senior Category and Sudam Senior Series) and driving for his brother Jhonny Ledesma's team.

Formula Honda[edit]

He took part of 1994 Drivers' National Contest, Prodriver. He was the winner of the first contest among 40 participants and got the right of driving for Formula Honda's Prodriver team, managed by Guillermo Kissling.

He won the 1995 Argentine Champhionship by mid-season; he got 6 pole positions, 6 wins and 10 podiums in 10 races.

South American Formula 3[edit]

He took part of the 1996 championship becoming the best rookie of the season, at the wheel of a Tom's Toyota of Víctor Rosso's ProRacing team. He got a third place at Goiânia, Brazil, and finished 10th overall in the championship.

Formula Super Renault[edit]

He got the 1997 Argentine Formula Super Renault title driving a Reynard/Renault of Guillermo and Raúl Kissling's team - four wins, and eight podiums overall.

Formula 3000[edit]

He tested for F3000's Team Draco at Magione, Italy. He managed to score 1:06.500 - 0.3 seconds away from the fastest driver of the test's time.

TC 2000[edit]

Ledesma driving a Chevrolet at the opening round of the 2010 TC 2000 season in Punta del Este, Uruguay.

His debut in TC 2000 was in the second race of 2003 season. That first year he got two wins, Bahía Blanca and Río Cuarto, and one third place at Mar del Plata.

He crowned himself as 2004 champion, with four wins overall. It was the first time Chevrolet got a championship inside TC2000 series.

Ledesma fought the 2006 to 2008 championships, resulting 5th, 3rd and 4th respectively. After a poor 2009, he was 9th in 2010. In 2011 he continues racing for Chevrolet, now with a Chevrolet Cruze.

Turismo Carretera[edit]

In Turismo Carretera (TC), he started driving a Ford (1998–2000). As of 2001, he has been driving a Chevrolet.

He clinched the 2007 championship, with six wins and 294.5 points overall. In addition of that, he broke Juan María Traverso's 1995 pointscoring record (five wins and 272 points).

See also[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Gabriel Ponce de León
TC2000 champion
2004
Succeeded by
Gabriel Ponce de León
Preceded by
Norberto Fontana
Turismo Carretera champion
2007
Succeeded by
Guillermo Ortelli




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Terra Argentina
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 06:07:30 -0700

Christian Ledesma, con Chevrolet, se impuso hoy de punta a punta en la segunda serie clasificatoria de la competencia de Turismo Carretera, válida para la quinta fecha del calendario de la categoría, que se corrió en el autódromo de Toay, La Pampa.

Forza Italian Football

Forza Italian Football
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 09:07:30 -0700

fiorentina lazio david pizarro christian ledesma According to reports in Italy, Fiorentina are holding talks with David Pizarro's agent over the possibility of a contract extension. The Chilean midfielder, whose current contract with the La Viola that ...

0223 Diario digital de Mar del Plata

0223 Diario digital de Mar del Plata
Sun, 13 Apr 2014 16:37:30 -0700

No fue el fin de semana esperado por Christian Ledesma. El piloto del Equipo Fiat Petronas avanzó y llego 12º en la final de la segunda fecha de la temporada del Súper TC2000, que se disputó en el autódromo de Viedma, Río Negro, donde este domingo ...
 
Forza Italian Football
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 03:41:15 -0700

The home side were beaten 2-0 at Genoa and had Christian Ledesma sent off in the last minute of the game. Parma's long unbeaten run in Serie A came to end on Wednesday, as Roberto Donadoni's men lost 2-1 at the Juventus stadium. Torino take on ...
 
Calcio News 24
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0700

SERIE A LAZIO LEDESMA PROCURATORE - Christian Ledesma sembra intenzionato a non tradire la Lazio. Il procuratore del giocatore, infatti, è interventuo ai microfoni di "lalaziosiamonoi.it" ed ha assicurato che il mediano vorrebbe rimanere ancora a ...
 
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Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:08:35 -0700

Furibondo a fine partite il capitano della Lazio Christian Ledesma, che non ha per niente gradito la direzione arbitrale di Guida: “Avete le telecamere, vedete che l'arbitro stava per ammonire il loro calciatore e poi ha tolto la mano dal taschino ...

Mensajero Periódico Turístico

Mensajero Periódico Turístico
Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:18:45 -0700

... para acercarse y meterse en la pelea sin poder sacar provecho, pero no solo adelante era la pelea, atrás Josito Di Palma buscaba avanzar al tiempo que se defendía de los ataques de Christian Ledesma, quien venía de perder tres lugares en la largada.
 
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Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:26:15 -0700

Con los Chevrolet de Matías Rossi y Christian Ledesma en la primera fila, se largó la final, y rápidamente Rossi le ganó el pique a Ledesma, quien antes de culminar el primer giro perdió posiciones. Así, Ardusso, Alaux y Di Palma se encolumnaron detrás ...
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