|With the money of the Barilla Pasta Corporation behind him, Paolo had an extensive sportscar career, including a win at the Le Mans 24hrs. In F1 with Minardi though, his performances started great but got worse, until he was eventually dumped.|
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|1976|| Italian 100cc karts, 1st overall.|
|1970s|| Italian F3 with Ravarotto.|
|1982|| European F2 in a Minardi M282.|
|1983|| European (and World) Sportscar Championship, =46th overall in the WSC, 6 points in a Scuderia Mirabella Lancia LC2.|
|1984|| World Sportscar Championship, 10th overall, 49 points in a works Lancia LC2-84 Ferrari.|
World Sportscar Championship, 7th overall, 1 win at Le Mans 24hrs with Ludwig and Winter, 52 points in a Joest Porsche 956.
Interseries Cup, 2 races, 2 wins in a Porsche 956.
World Sportscar Championship, 7th overall, 1 win, 44 points in a Joest Porsche 956.
Daytona 24hrs in a Joest Porsche 962 with Lanier and Moretti.
Daytona 3 hrs with Winter and Wollek.
IMSA, 19th overall, 42 points in a Bridgestone/Bayside Porsche 962.
F3000, 1 entry, 1 DNQ in a San Remo March 85B Cosworth.
F3000, 11 entries, 1 DNQ in a Pavesi Ralt RT21 Cosworth.
Japanese Sports Prototype Championship, 1 race in a Dome Toyota 87C.
F3000, 10 entries, =17th overall, 3 points, 2 DNQs driving for Cobra, Spirit and Eddie Jordan Racing.
Japanese Sports Prototype Championship, 15th overall, 21 points in a TOM'S Toyota 88C.
Sebring 12hrs, 2nd in a Joest Porsche 962 with Winter and Jelinski.
Nurburgring 1000kms, 3rd in for Joest with Wollek and Streiff.
Daytona 24hrs in a March 86G with Moretti and Roe.
Japanese Sports Prototype Championship, 12th overall, 1 win, 35 points in a TOM'S Toyota 89C-V.
Japanese F3000, =10th overall, 6 points.
|1989|| Minardi M189 Cosworth, 1 entry.|
|1990|| Minardi M189/M190 Cosworth, 14 entries, 6 DNQs.|
World Sportscar Championship, =45th overall, 3 points in a Courage Porsche 962C.
Daytona 24hrs in a Joest Porsche 962 with Wollek, Schneider and Sigala.
|1997|| Ferrari Challenge, 2nd at Mugello.|
|1999|| Became temporary CEO of the Barilla Pasta Corporation.|
|2000|| Vice-President of the Barilla Pasta Corporation.|
|2002|| Paris-Dakar Rally, 8th in truck category in a Mercedes Unimog with Marzotto and Ravarotto.|
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