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Here is information about F1 drivers who never qualified for Grand Prix events. Claudio Langes holds the record among the non-qualifying drivers.

Drivers Who Never Qualified

Since the inauguration of FIA Formula 1 World Championship race since 1950, a number of drivers have demonstrated their skills in the event. And many of them have been unable to even qualify for the race. Claudio Langes is the record holder in this section. He failed to qualify for all of the 14 consecutive Grand Prix events he entered with the EuroBrun team in 1990. The team packed after the 14th race of the 16-race season.

This information about the drivers who never qualified has been given in the order of descending decades.

Driver Races Year
Vincenzo Sospiri 1 1997
Giovanna Amati 3 1992
Michael Bartels 4 1991
Gary Brabham 2 1990
Pedro Chaves 13 1991
Naoki Hattori 2 1991
Perry McCarthy 7 1992
Enrico Bertaggia 6 1989
Kevin Cogan 2 1980-81
Giorgio Francia 2 1977-1981
Dave Kennedy 7 1980
Ricardo Londoño 1 1981
Stephen South 1 1980
Jacques Villeneuve Sr. 3 1981,83
Volker Weidler 10 1989
Desiré Wilson 1 1980
Joachim Winkelhock 7 1989
Gianfranco Brancatelli 3 1979
Jorge de Bagration 2 1968-1974
Bernard de Dryver 2 1977-78
Carlo Facetti 1 1974
William Ferguson 1 1972
Hiroshi Fushida 2 1975
Divina Galica 3 1976, 78
Gimax 1 1978
Hans Heyer 1 1977
Mikko Kozarowitzky 2 1977
Masami Kuwashima 1 1976
Brian McGuire 1 1977
Jac Nelleman 1 1976
Otto Stuppacher 3 1976
Andy Sutcliffe 1 1977
Tony Trimmer 6 1975-78
Peter Westbury 1 1970
Emilio Zapico 1 1976
Juan Manuel Bordeu 1 1961
Ernesto Brambilla 2 1963,69
Frank Dochnal 1 1963
Brian Gubby 1 1965
Brian Hart 1 1967
Gary Hocking 1 1962
Tom Jones 1 1967
Kurt Kuhnke 1 1963
Ernesto Prinoth 1 1962
Clive Puzey 1 1965
Alan Rollinson 1 1965
Jean-Claude Rudaz 1 1964
Günther Seiffert 1 1962
Alberto Crespo 1 1952
Alain de Changy 1 1959
Giovanni de Riu 1 1954
Piero Dusio 1 1952
Bernie Ecclestone 2 1958
Asdrúbal Fontes Bayardo 1 1959
Helm Glöckler 1 1953
Ken Kavanagh 2 1958
Bruce Kessler 1 1958
Jean Lucienbonnet 1 1959
Harry Merkel 1 1952
Bill Moss 1 1959
Alfredo Piàn 1 1950
Luigi Taramazzo 1 1958
Dennis Taylor 1 1959
André Testut 2 1958-59
Ted Whiteaway 1 1955