Charles LeClerc’s Net Worth, Salary and Endorsements
Ferrari’s new recruit made his debut in 2018 for the rechristened Alfa Romeo-Sauber team. The Monegasque driver is the fourth driver from the principality since Olivier Beretta. Straightaway, he began to impress everyone.
In 2016, he forayed into Formula One as a test driver for the Haas F1 team and the Scuderia Ferrari team. A year later, he took on a test driver role with the Sauber F1 team.
Finally, the big Formula One debut came with the Alfa Romeo-Sauber team.
Most of LeClerc’s triumphs come in the junior classes where he won the 2016 GP3 Series and the 2017 Formula 2 championships. Many at Ferrari consider him a prodigy and he was even the man to pick for the late Sergio Marchionne.
In his debut season with Sauber, he managed to get the better of his more experienced teammate Marcus Ericsson. His best ever finish was at the 2018 Azerbaijan GP with 6th place.
The youngster has finished in the points in nearly half the races this season. He amassed 39 points this season to finish in 13th.
Charles LeClerc’s Endorsements
LeClerc is largely backed by Scuderia Ferrari and the Ferrari Driver’s Academy. Though he is still in the early stages of his career, his youth with give him a chance to earn more sponsors and backers.
LeClerc was also sponsored by Richard Mille in his junior days and the brand continues to back him.
Very recently, LeClerc became the brand ambassador for the Princess Charlene Foundation. Princess Charlene is the princess of Monaco and wife of Prince Albert II. The foundation aims to help children develop sporting values. Prior to her marriage to Prince Albert, she was an athlete herself. Recognising LeClerc’s talent, she made him the ambassador.
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