Keke Rosberg

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Keke Rosberg
Anefo 932-2378 Keke Rosberg, Zandvoort, 03-07-1982.jpg
Rosberg at the 1982 Dutch Grand Prix
Nationality Finland Finnish
Formula One World Championship career
Active years 19781986
Teams Theodore, ATS, Wolf, Fittipaldi, Williams, McLaren
Races 128 (114 starts)
Championships 1 (1982)
Wins 5
Podiums 17
Career points 159.5
Pole positions 5
Fastest laps 3
First race 1978 South African Grand Prix
First win 1982 Swiss Grand Prix
Last win 1985 Australian Grand Prix
Last race 1986 Australian Grand Prix

Keijo Erik Rosberg (Loudspeaker.png pronunciation (info • help); born 6 December 1948), known as "Keke", is a Finnish former racing driver and winner of the 1982 Formula One World Championship.[1] He was the first Finnish driver to compete regularly in the series. Rosberg grew up in Oulu and Iisalmi, Finland. He is the father of retired Formula One driver and 2016 Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg.[2]

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