Pål Virik NIlsen

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Pål Virik Nilsen

Born: 20 december 1974
Live: Sandefjord, Norway
Hobby: Cross country skiing, Cycling,  running, 
Club: Outboardklubben, Oslo
Job: Offshore Throttleman & circuit racing driver.
Active in powerboating: 26 years

2018 Sponsors: Mazda; Gjermundsen Bil, Edox Swiss Watches, Goldfish, SIMRAD, Sailracing, VIKING

Participating in over 270 races, both circiut and offshore classes. Driving classes like: T-400, S-550, S-850, Formula 4, Formula 3, Formula 2, Formula 1, 3B, 3C & Class1, Class1 supercat. XCAT

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Team career: Formula 3 and 4 in Mare Magnum (Italy), Class 3 in Christian Jansson racing (Sweden), Formula 2 in Penzoil F2 racing team, Class 3 in team STIHL, Class1 in Rosciolli Hotels (Italy), Class1 in SeveneleveN (Italy), Class1 in Spirit of Norway, Class-1 in Maritimo (Australia), Class1 in Parsonage Racing (UK), Class1 in Victory team (UAE), Steni F2 world powerboat racing team, Class-1 in Sanya team (China) Formula 1 in Team Azerbaijan, XCAT in Dubai Duty Free, Altman Marine, Gold Coast and Team Australia.


Pål Virik Nilsen

 

Some of Pals best results so far:

- Awarded Norwegian motorsport personality 2009
- World Champion Formula 4, 1998
- Silver World Championship XCAT 2017
- Silver Pole Position World Championship XCAT 2017
- Australian Champion Class-1, 2008
- Australian Champion Class-1, 2009
- Australian Champion Class-1, 2010
- Nordic Champion S-550, 1996
- Norwegian champion F4, 1997
- Norwegian champion V-25, 2001
- Norwegian cup champion S-550, 1996
- # 1, European Formula 4, Paris 1998
- # 2, Nordic series, Formula 2, 2002
- # 2, European Ch, Offshore 3, 2001
- # 2, Norwegian Ch. Offshore 3, 2004
- # 2, Norwegian Ch. Offshore 3, 2005
- # 3, European championship Class-1, 09
- # 3, World championship Offshore C3, 02
- # 3, World championship, S-550, 1996
- # 4, European Championship S-550, 1995

 


Latest blogs

  • Stresa next!

    Stresa Next
    07.Jun 2018
    Its great to get back to Stresa racing. Its my third time there competing.  I raced both Class-1 and XCAT there before. I love the circuit and the city. But most of all the special passion among the Italian fans and spectators! 
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  • Nice bike session today

    Bike session
    07.Jun 2018
    On top of Norway`s oldest cities Tønsberg.
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  • Course day

    Course day
    03.Jun 2018
    Today i am out with some people doing boat drive training with my Goldfish 28 with 2X400 Mercury engines. 
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  • Just before the start

    Going on
    06.Apr 2018
    You can feel the tense & adrenaline just before the start...
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  • Ready for Fujairah!

    Fujairah Race 1 2018
    05.Apr 2018
    Feels great to start another season. My 25th season in a row!
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