13 Facts About Arjun Maini


Arjun Maini was born on 10 December 1997 and is an Indian professional racing driver, currently competing in the DTM.


Arjun Maini's brother Kush is a racer competing in the FIA Formula 3 Championship with MP Motorsport, and his father, Gautam, raced in the National Racing Championship in the late 1990s, at the Formula India Single Seater Maruti Engine.


In 2008 Arjun Maini became the youngest Indian to win a kart race abroad by winning the Malaysian Royal Kelatan Kart Prix held in 2008.


Arjun Maini was selected by the Red Rooster Racing Team in 2009.


Arjun Maini then took part in the Rotax Max Challenge India - Junior in 2010 and finished in 2nd place, with the highest number of fastest laps.


Arjun Maini finished second overall in the AKS Malaysian Championship 2011.


Arjun Maini finished in second place in Junior category in the Indonesia Kart Prix 2012 along with first place in the Junior max category in Rotax Invitational Karting Race held at Kuala Lumpur.


At the beginning of 2015 Arjun Maini showed remarkable pace in the Toyota Racing Series in New Zealand en route to a 4th overall in the championship with two wins, five podiums and 3 poles.


In 2016, Arjun Maini raced for Jenzer Motorsport in the GP3 series, he finished the season in 10th position in the championship despite missing the first 4 races.


Arjun Maini signed for Trident Racing in the 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship, partnering fellow Haas F1 Team development driver Santino Ferrucci.


Arjun Maini replaced Dorian Boccolacci at Campos Racing in the 2019 FIA Formula 2 Championship at Spielberg.


Arjun Maini competed in the prestigious 2019 24 Hours of Le Mans as well as competing in the Asian Le Mans Series where he won the first race at Shanghai International Circuit.


In 2021 Arjun Maini joined the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters driving for Mercedes-AMG Team GetSpeed.