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Romain Grosjean Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Romain Grosjean Quick Info
Height 5 ft 11 in
Weight 74 kg
Date of Birth April 17, 1986
Zodiac Sign Aries
Spouse Marion Jollès

Romain Grosjean is a French-Swiss professional racing driver who had competed in the premier Formula One World Championship throughout the 2010s. Before earning his seat in F1, he had won several intermediate and feeder championships such as the Formula Lista Junior 1.6 (2003), the French Formula Renault Championship (2005), the Formula 3 Euro Series (2007), the GP2 Asia Series (2008), the Auto GP Series (2010), the GP2 Series (2011), and the GP2 Asia Series (2011).

Born Name

Romain Grosjean

Nick Name

The Phoenix

Romain Grosjean as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2020
Romain Grosjean as seen in an Instagram Post in October 2020 (Romain Grosjean / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Aries

Born Place

Geneva, Romandy, Switzerland

Residence

Geneva, Romandy, Switzerland

Nationality

FrenchSwiss

 

He holds dual nationality.

Occupation

Professional Racing Driver

Romain Grosjean as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2020
Romain Grosjean as seen in an Instagram Post in November 2020 (Romain Grosjean / Instagram)

Family

  • Father – Christian Grosjean
  • Mother – Marie-Hélène Brandt (Painter)
  • Siblings – Gaëlle Grosjean (Sister)
  • Others – Edgar Brandt (Maternal Great Grandfather) (Artist, Ironworker, Weapon Designer, Founder of  the French Home Equipment Manufacturing Company Brandt) (d. May 8, 1960), Fernand Grosjean (Paternal Grandfather) (Alpine Skier, Silver Medalist in Giant Slalom at the 1950 World Ski Championship) (d. August 19, 2015)

Car Number

8

Formula One Teams

Romain has raced for –

  • Renault F1 Team (2009)
  • Lotus Renault GP (2011) (Test Driver)
  • Lotus F1 Team (2012-2015)
  • Haas F1 Team (2016-2020)

Build

Slim

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm

Weight

74 kg or 163 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Romain has dated –

  1. Marion Jollès (2008-Present) – Romain had started dating French sports journalist and TV presenter Marion Jollès in 2008 and the couple got married on June 27, 2012, in a ceremony in Chamonix, France. They have 3 children together – 2 sons named Sacha Grosjean (b. July 29, 2013) and Simon Grosjean (b. May 16, 2015), and a daughter named Camille Grosjean (b. December 31, 2017).

Romain Grosjean and Marion Jollès, as seen in December 2020
Romain Grosjean and Marion Jollès, as seen in December 2020 (Romain Grosjean / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

White

He is of Swiss descent on his father’s side and French descent on his mother’s side.

Hair Color

Light Brown

Eye Color

Blue

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Toned physique
  • Short-cropped, side-parted hair
  • Often sports a rugged beard
  • Affable smile

Brand Endorsements

Romain has endorsed brands such as –

  • Christian Roth (Via DITA Eyewear)
  • Richard Mille
  • Bell Helmets
  • Seier Capital

He has been sponsored by –

  • SoccerCoin
  • iBanFirst
  • MindMaze
  • Praga Cars

Romain Grosjean as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2020
Romain Grosjean as seen in an Instagram Post in December 2020 (Romain Grosjean / Instagram)

Romain Grosjean Facts

  1. Romain, in his very first attempt, had completely dominated the French Formula Renault Championship (2005) to such an extent that he was immediately invited to join the renowned ‘Renault Young Driver’ program. He had clinched the championship by winning 10 out of the 16 races.
  2. He was the inaugural GP2 Asia Series champion in 2008. The following year, he had finished 4th in his very first attempt at the GP2 Series, despite missing the final 8 races due to his rookie year commitments in the Formula One World Championship.
  3. In 2010, his triumph at the Auto GP Series was also in his very first attempt. He had finished within ‘Top 3’ in each of the last 8 races of the season.
  4. In 2011, he had won the GP2 Asia Series as well as the GP2 Series, becoming the first driver to hold both titles simultaneously. He was also the first driver to win the GP2 Asia Series twice.
  5. At the 2012 Belgian Grand Prix, he had become the first driver since 1994 to be handed a race ban in F1. This was after he had caused a multi-car pile up.
  6. In 2014, he had been featured in popular French DJ David Guetta‘s music video titled Dangerous.
  7. In October 2017, he had co-authored a cookbook titled Cuisine et Confidences with his wife.

Featured Image by Romain Grosjean / Instagram

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