Heimo Hietarinta was a regular in Formula 3 during the mid to late '50s,
always in a Cooper. he competed mainly in his native Finland with occasional
trips to Sweden
Our first record is a tenth place at Helsinki in May 1954, then not until May 1956 where he takes fifth place, again at Helsinki then second to Curt Lincoln at Turku a few days later and finally a win at Turku later in the year.
At Helsinki in May 1957 he finished third to Lincoln and André Loens. In August, he shared a Ferrari TR with Curt in the Swedish GP.
Heimo became Finnish Champion in 1958 and 1960.
Heimo at Helsinki, probably May 1960, after winning.
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