Top 10 Crazy Pre-F1 Careers

12 फेबृवारी, 2021
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For some, the road to F1 had some unexpected turns along the way - here's a look at some of the more unusual jobs drivers had before securing their places on the grid...
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  • Only the old ones!

    FelipeFelipe2 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • First generation of NASCAR drivers: Smugglers

    isaac gaming 21isaac gaming 213 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Now look at my brother he is a phone seller and is saving money for a simulator and being on some online touraments

    isaac gaming 21isaac gaming 213 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • asdwegfwes.... anyways formula video + listening to the music I like (Delta Parole, Metallica and other) make me feel the speed and excitement!

    formulafanformulafan5 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Wasn't Adrian Sutil or Timo Glock a bricklayer?

    Gerard JaleoGerard Jaleo6 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • How has no F1 driver become a drifter? I mean like Formula 1 to Formula Drift...

    Melchor Vincent AgotMelchor Vincent Agot6 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Slim Borgudd: First drumming, then F1. Lando 2021: the other way round :-)

    astroandyborglohastroandyborgloh6 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • 9:32 - "Results are the name of the game". I see what you did there. LOL

    John JonesJohn Jones7 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Wow. Banking. Crazy career.

    MiD.Life. CrisisMiD.Life. Crisis9 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • 1:16 It’s pronounced Ed-nim not Ed-nam

    Railway RamblerRailway Rambler10 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • bet nobody who works in that bank knows that one of their colleague is actually a F1 driver

    藍戰士Kit Kit Chan Isaac藍戰士Kit Kit Chan Isaac11 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Did not expect to see my step dad at number one 😄

    A LA L12 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Timo Glock - scaffolder. Finished his apprenticeship exam as the best in the State of Hesse that year

    Thomas RothThomas Roth12 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • missed opportunity... Murray Walker, THE voice of formula 1. A Tank commander during WW2, Captain Graeme Murray Walker. He then followed his fathers footsteps as a motorcycle racer. And of course entered broadcasting to which the rest is history.

    Icecream IncIcecream Inc13 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Sir Nigel looks incredibly like Sir Algernon Lee Guiness

    Arne HeeringaArne Heeringa13 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • 🙂🙂🙂🙂🙂

    dimych 555dimych 55514 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Hi mate, you were going too quick into that corner. Here’s a ticket. Mansell? Maybe...

    Jensen DiecastJensen Diecast15 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Medicine go brrr - Dr. Jonathan Palmer.

    Doctor KazDoctor Kaz15 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Kimi was a motivational speaker before he became an F1 driver.

    Aberama GoldAberama Gold16 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • ABBA's drummer, Slim Borgudd, was also an F1 driver? --> insert cheesy line from an ABBA song here. How did I not know this? Is it common knowledge and I'm just out of the loop? Is it not a well known fact? OR Does nobody care?

    Aberama GoldAberama Gold16 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Them guys are great drivers

    Kayden AddleyKayden Addley16 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • I miss Kamui Kobayashi. He was great! ... Drift King of F1

    Michelle Schu-blackaMichelle Schu-blacka16 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • I miss Kamui Kobayashi. He was great! ... Drift King of F1

    Michelle Schu-blackaMichelle Schu-blacka16 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Kvyat: Former Russian ICBM Missile

    GRiiZZGRiiZZ17 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • I am pre f1 career

    brodeur212brodeur21217 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Wait a second, Grosjean left F1 at the end of 2020?! I mean I don’t blame him for retiring after he escaped from the Bahrain fireball but to casually drop that into the narration..

    llama0wn3dllama0wn3d17 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • I can't picture Grosean working in a bank with that hair 😂

    Jacob MasseyJacob Massey17 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • "the Dentist" sounds like a serial killer

    Tommi WeckTommi Weck18 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • worst f1 'commentator', i can imagine her reading this from her lame ipod. She is lame and lacks any personality. No driver seems to like or respect her.

    andy chenandy chen18 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Jonathan Palmer has done more for motorsport in the UK than probably anybody else ever has, and has received little to no recognition for it. If you’ve ever been to an MSV track (Oulton, Brands, Cadwell, Snetterton) you’ll know they are some of the best tracks in the country. All this and he’s saved lives as a doctor, If anyone deserves a knighthood it’s him.

    paul jonespaul jones19 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Maybe it's not that clear from the video, but coachbuilding was such a business in the Farina family that Giuseppe's uncle founded Pininfarina

    Fabreeze_27Fabreeze_2719 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Sebastian Bourdais pre F1 career: 4 Champ Car World Series Champion

    Samuel SuenSamuel Suen19 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Mansell: "Excuse me sir, my moustache would like to have a word with you."

    Sam CarpenterSam Carpenter19 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • And what's your story, _Rosanna Tennant?_ ;-)

    y1521t21b5y1521t21b520 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Haha cool

    szewei1985szewei198520 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Wow

    Hammed TaiwoHammed Taiwo20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Grosjean really left f1 with a bang

    Ryan KingRyan King20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • What about Kimis military career?

    Reece KerstenReece Kersten20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Kobayashi deserved more in Formula One

    Funky FoxFunky Fox20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Kevin Magnussen?

    K.R. KoushikK.R. Koushik20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Fangio was just a mechanic in his natal Balcarce.

    Franco ViejoFranco Viejo20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • When the Speaker reads the Birth City of Heinz Harald Frenzen...

    svwolisvwoli20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • I always imagine that Clair Williams is doing the voiceover

    Chris A. NylanderChris A. Nylander20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Going from farmer to f1 racer. Havest at 10 km/u to racing at 300km/h wow

    Shaun Van de veldeShaun Van de velde20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Jim Clark is still the most gifted driver, the feel he had and his calmness in torrential conditions....Go watch any of his onboard cameras, when tracks like Spa had no rumble strips and Jim hits the apex 1mm from the grass bank!

    Bujf vjgBujf vjg20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Fascinating

    Tj930Tj93020 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • 5:40 what track is this

    RenraneRenrane20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Is that Rosanna Tennant commentating these?

    Samuel JiménezSamuel Jiménez20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • forgot Valtteri Bottas

    PRASANJEET UPADHYAYAPRASANJEET UPADHYAYA20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • So it’s pronounced AYERTON not ARTON?

    szatan nieprawdopodobnyszatan nieprawdopodobny20 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • I don’t remember Borgudd as a driver, but I definitely remember the ABBA name on the car when I was a kid.

    R KR K21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Why does the narrator pronounce Ayrton as "Ayarton"? First time I heard it said that way. It's like saying Arton or Erton, right?

    Reza MMReza MM21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • any1 know the song/ instramental????

    Mike PodMike Pod21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • After becominf F1 champ in 92, Mansell won US Indycar championship in 93, briefly holding both titles at the same time. Well done Nige.

    Brian LigatBrian Ligat21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • - 'Hey Doc, I'm about to deliver my baby!' - 'Well, I'm in the middle of the race!'

    Nawza RichterNawza Richter21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • I miss Jaime Alguersuari.

    DukemanDukeman21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Greatest Japanese driver also a comedian. Being replaced by Gutierrez was quite a joke.

    Adam PettenAdam Petten21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Can you imagine Kobi-crashy telling jokes... Would be interesting to see a video.

    Stephen TuthillStephen Tuthill21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Those ABBA puns hurt me.

    Tommy ParryTommy Parry21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • I always though Jim Clark was a former soldier.

    Senex AvisSenex Avis21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Awesome

    Maxi FMaxi F21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Soooo, we're just going to ignore the fact that Farina was a soldier for an army led by a fascist? 🤣

    Gregor3000Gregor300021 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Plot twist Roman stole money from the bank

    Assassin 4056Assassin 405621 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Denny Hulme gets a lot of face time in this.

    Matt ZegarskiMatt Zegarski21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Well regular people, not like now, sons of...

    MiguelMiguel21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • I don't think there is one entry on this list where I look and then think "Wait, WHAT?" and thats just the ones I know now. Can't wait to see the crazy paths that the others had prior to Formula 1. Also: wow, don't even reconize Romain Grojean being clean shaven and with all that hair. Wouldn't look out of place in the 70s.

    RACECARRACECAR21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Heinz Harald’s life was so scary.. imagine being a mortician.

    TundeTheManTundeTheMan21 दिवसापूर्वी
    • In a morbid way, its very ironic that being an F1 driver is what he ended up going after working for a funeral Home.

      RACECARRACECAR21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • That Lotus was a Fast car

    Sean KirkSean Kirk21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Okay I'll work for a bank and find a way to robbe it then spend the money on F1 career. SmArT

    Mouloud MeddiMouloud Meddi21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Imagine eating bread that Jim Clark harvested for

    sirbentelsirbentel21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Love the use of stock photos, just in case we didn't understand what some of the professions involved...

    Paul HayesPaul Hayes21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Imagine being max verstappen's driving instructor (he was in F1 before even having his regular driving license)

    Tom BuijsTom Buijs21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Damon Hill was a motorcycle dispatch rider before turning to cars

    dave41184dave4118421 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Rumor has it Dave Chappelle is racing for McLaren next year.

    Rice n BeansRice n Beans21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • "Took a chance on him"... See what you did there👀

    Mads SchäferMads Schäfer21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • I have never heard Kamui is stand up comedian. Although, he was born Amagasaki city as one of funniest city in Japan.

    Yoshi MillanYoshi Millan21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Max Verstappen: Child

    Connor MazeConnor Maze21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • "Enforcing speed limits on the Isle of man".......ilse of man has no speed limits

    Re-MecsRe-Mecs21 दिवसापूर्वी
    • Not outside town, but there are speedlimits in the towns and those are strictly enforced

      Thomas RothThomas Roth12 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Keke Rosberg worked at some gas station in Finland... Well Keke fuelled my grandpa's motorcycle once

    Mikke_13Mikke_1321 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Heinz-Harald

    R. ErdkampR. Erdkamp21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Tony Brooks: Qualifying at 14.00, root canal treatment at 17.00

    Theodor DinuTheodor Dinu21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • NGL, I appreciate Romain G a lot more now. Working hard to make it in modern F1 rather than relying on sponsorships or family with deep pockets

    themasqueradingcow91themasqueradingcow9121 दिवसापूर्वी
  • What about Timo "Gerüstebauer" Glock?

    King SamsonKing Samson21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Formula One's idea of a 'crazy' career: Farmer.

    Thomas KloosThomas Kloos21 दिवसापूर्वी
    • farmers are different breed brah

      Mike PodMike Pod21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • How about another early F1 driver, Johnny Claes? He is first, a member of a Jazz band, playing the trumpet. The he later led his own band, named "Clay Pigeons". In fact, his first contact with motorsport is when he served as an interpreter for the British drivers at the 1947 French GP!

    JC GabrielJC Gabriel21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Title: Pre-F1 Careers Video: F1 careers highlights

    Artur KinzelArtur Kinzel21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Lance Stroll: Billionaire's son

    Роман СычевРоман Сычев21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Romain should have stayed at the bank. He could have done even more damage.

    CiACiA21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • I learned so much in this video. I had no idea they had dentists in the UK 😁

    Armchair RacerArmchair Racer21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Wow, Kamui Comedian

    Jusmin #28Jusmin #2821 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Nigel Mansell is a true legend. He sold everything he had to get some races. He also won Indycar in 1993 in his debut year winning in his debut race and holding F1+Indycar titles at the time. Plus the guy raced LeMans 24h with a small team with his sons Greg and Leo in 2010 and he bought a Karting Track (i pressume where he started racing).

    Dani GonzalezDani Gonzalez21 दिवसापूर्वी
    • I got to high five him after he qualified on pole (just edging out Paul Tracy) at the 1993 Long Beach Grand Prix when he raced in CART.

      David O RodriguezDavid O Rodriguez12 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Just came for some interesting facts but got talked down to by the voice over lady

    Mike BMike B21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Am i the only one who saw Walter White in the thumbnail?

    Harmless GamingHarmless Gaming21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Frentzen aka “The undertaker”

    The AviatorThe Aviator21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Because it is freaking crazy expensive to break it in any racing scene, but one also has to have that enthusiasm as well to keep pursuing that given it's such a perilous career.

    l Sl S21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • What about Niki and his Airline gig?

    fdzaviationfdzaviation21 दिवसापूर्वी
  • Awesome content. Thank you F1 media team!

    Ömer Faruk ÇabukÖmer Faruk Çabuk22 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • 5:53 fella in the background looks like a very unimpressed knock-off Mr Bean

    ShibeShibe22 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Kamui's former occupation was comedian? I doubt it's true. Just he wanted to be.

    ShigeShige22 दिवसांपूर्वी
  • Kamui just wanted to become a stand-up comedian lol His local star “Down Town (Duo comedian)” is still popular in Japan!!

    Masato KubotaMasato Kubota22 दिवसांपूर्वी
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