Felipe was born in Maringá, Brazil, on 23rd of May 2000.
He is a professional racing driver and his goal is to achieve the most important categories of motorsports in the world.
The Drugovich family has always been involved in motor racing and, from there, Felipe's passion for motor sport arises. He currently lives in Italy, which makes life more convenient to move and race along Europe.
Felipe started his career on go karts when he was 8 years old (2008) and kept racing in Brazil until 13 years old (2013). In 2013 he went to Europe to race go karts, and drove for great teams such as ART Grand Prix and Kosmic Racing where he got some great results in the most important international championships.
He debuted in race cars in ADAC Formula 4 championship in 2016. He also disputed the MRF Challenge 2016/17 in the Middle East, winning a race in Dubai.
In 2017 Felipe have proved himself and finished third in the ADAC Formula 4 championship as driver of Van Amersfoort Racing (VAR). He had a brilliant season winning 7 races and being the driver with most victories. He also competed in two races with Formula 3 cars: the last round of FIA F3 in Hockenheim as well as the last round of Euroformula Open in Barcelona which he debuted with pole position and a victory.
The year of 2018 could not be better. Drugovich is the champion of MRF Challenge 2017/18 with a brilliant performance: 10 victories during the competition. Still in the same year, in the Euroformula F3 Open joining RP Motorsport team, the driver not only got the champion title, but also broke the record, with 14 victories among 16 races, and two second places.
In 2019, Felipe Drugovich raced in the FIA Formula 3 championship. The year was highlighted by many troubles on the setup and adjustments of the car, making it very difficult for Felipe to show outstanding results. Even so, the driver achieved the highest score in Carlin Buzz Racing team.
Currently the Brazilian driver is competing in the FIA Formula 2 championship for the Dutch team MP Motorsport, and has achieving surprising results in his debut. At Spielberg, he became the first driver to win in his Formula 2 debut round since 2017, when Charles Leclerc (Ferrari's current Formula 1 driver) won in Bahrain. In the same month, Felipe earned his first pole position in the category, at Silverstone. The championship is just beginning and the driver is already considered a great highlight in F2.
Formula 2 rookie Felipe Drugovich’s sublime start to life in the top-tier of junior motorsport continued in Great Britain, as he took his, and MP Motorsport’s, first-ever pole position in the Championship. While in Formula 3, Logan Sargeant beat Red Bull junior Liam Lawson to pole by just four-hundredths of a second. In the four...
Formula 2 rookie Felipe Drugovich took a surprise first victory during Sunday morning’s sprint race, putting in a flawless drive from the reverse-grid pole position. MP Motorsport’s Drugovich made the most of his starting spot that he earned by finishing eighth during Saturday’s opener, taking an early lead from Louis Deletraz. From there, the Brazilian...
Felipe Drugovich will have dreamt up a thousand scenarios in his head of how his first Formula 2 weekend would go, but you can bet that none of them lived up to the reality, as the Brazilian got off to a fairy-tale start in Spielberg, winning the Sprint Race. Few, if any, would have had...