Christine Giampaoli Zonca

Racing Driver, Extreme E

Christine Giampaoli Zonca

Speaker Bio

Christine GZ made her full-time debut in 2014, winning her first title in the overall Championship of the Canaries. Two years later, she competed as part of an all-female rally team in the Rally Catalunya.

GZ boasts an impressive off-road résumé, notching a seventh-place finish at the infamous Baja 1000 and third in the T2 category of the Andalucía Road to Dakar Rally. In 2020, together with the Avatel Telecom and co-driver Edu Blanco, GZ raced in the Andalucía Rally where she came third.

In Extreme E’s first season, GZ raced with XITE ENERGY Racing alongside Oli Bennett. She made her debut at the 2021 Desert X-Prix in Al-'Ula, Saudi Arabia, where she finished 5th. Extreme E Season 2 saw GZ sign with Veloce Racing, competing in four of the five rounds with the British squad.