1996 BPR 4 Hours of Le Castellet

The 1996 BPR 4 Hours of Le Castellet was the first race of the 1996 BPR Global GT Series. It was run at the Circuit Paul Ricard on 3 March 1996.

Official resultsEdit

Class winners in bold. Cars failing to complete 75% of winner's distance marked as Not Classified (NC).

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Tyre Laps
Engine
1 GT1 2   Gulf Racing
  GTC Motorsport
  Ray Bellm
  James Weaver
McLaren F1 GTR M 121
BMW S70 6.1L V12
2 GT1 27   Ennea Igol   Anders Olofsson
  Luciano della Noce
Ferrari F40 GTE P 121
Ferrari 3.5L Turbo V8
3 GT1 28   Ennea Igol   Jean-Marc Gounon
  Éric Bernard
  Paul Belmondo
Ferrari F40 GTE P 121
Ferrari 3.5L Turbo V8
4 GT1 11   Konrad Motorsport   Franz Konrad
  Bob Wollek
Porsche 911 GT2 Evo M 119
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
5 GT1 49   Freisinger Motorsport   Wolfgang Kaufmann
  Stéphane Grégoire
  Mike Hezemans
Porsche 911 GT2 Evo G 117
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
6 GT2 56   Roock Racing   Bruno Eichmann
  Ralf Kelleners
  Gerd Ruch
Porsche 911 GT2 M 116
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
7 GT2 60   Oberbayern Motorsport   Jürgen von Gartzen
  Detlef Hübner
Porsche 911 GT2 P 116
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
8 GT2 55   Stadler Motorsport   Enzo Calderari
  Lilian Bryner
Porsche 911 GT2 P 115
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
9 GT2 96   Larbre Compétition   Patrice Goueslard
  Stéphane Ortelli
  André Ahrlé
Porsche 911 GT2 M 115
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
10 GT1 8   BBA Compétition   Jean-Luc Maury-Laribière
  Hans Hugenholtz
  Marc Sourd
McLaren F1 GTR D 115
BMW S70 6.1L V12
11 GT2 64   Lanzante Motorsport   Paul Burdell
  Soames Langton
  Stanley Dickens
Porsche 911 GT2 M 114
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
12 GT2 75   Agusta Racing Team   Almo Coppelli
  Sandro Munari
  Marco Spinelli
Callaway Corvette Supernatural D 114
Chevrolet LT1 6.2L V8
13 GT2 88   Konrad Motorsport   André Lara Resende
  Toni Seiler
Porsche 911 GT2 M 113
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
14 GT2 65   Roock Racing   François Lafon
  Lucien Guitteny
  David Smadja
Porsche 911 GT2 M 113
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
15 GT1 9   Franck Muller Watches
  Giroix Racing Team
  Fabien Giroix
  Jean-Denis Délétraz
  Didier Cottaz
McLaren F1 GTR M 113
BMW S70 6.1L V12
16 GT2 50   Stadler Motorsport   Uwe Sick
  Charles Margueron
Porsche 911 GT2 P 111
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
17 GT2 54   Bert Ploeg   Bert Ploeg
  François Birbeau
Porsche 911 GT2 ? 111
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
18 GT2 66   EMKA Racing   Steve O'Rourke
  Guy Holmes
Porsche 911 GT2 D 110
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
19 GT2 67   Simpson Engineering
  Promosport Italia
  Raffaele Sangiuolo
  Renato Mastropietro
  Vincenzo Polli
Porsche 911 GT2 P 109
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
20 GT1 12   Chardon des Dunes   Patrick Vuillaume
  Christian Pellieux
  Philippe De Craene
Porsche 911 GT2 Evo ? 109
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
21 GT2 74   Callaway Schweiz   Kurt Huber
  Hans Hauser
Callaway Corvette Supernatural ? 109
Chevrolet LT1 6.2L V8
22 GT2 70   Jean-François Véroux   Jean-François Véroux
  Jean-Yves Moine
  Stéphane Leloup
Porsche 911 GT2 ? 109
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
23 GT2 77   Seikel Motorsport   Manfred Jurasz
  Giuseppe Quargentan
  Pascal Dro
Porsche 911 GT2 P 109
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
24 GT2 90   Robert Sikkens Racing   Angelo Zadra
  Maurizio Monforte
Porsche 911 GT2 G 108
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
25 GT2 63   Roger Racing   Ruggero Grassi
  Mario Passerini
Porsche 993 Supercup ? 107
Porsche 3.8L Flat-6
26 GT2 59   Raymond Touroul   Didier Ortion
  Raymond Touroul
Porsche 911 GT2 ? 105
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
27 GT2 62   Leanston Racing   Luca Cattaneo
  Alberto Mondinelli
Porsche 964 Carrera RS ? 101
Porsche 3.6L Flat-6
28 GT2 73   Morgan Motor Company   Charles Morgan
  Bill Wykeham
Morgan Plus 8 GTR D 99
Rover 5.0L V8
29 GT2 99   Elf Haberthur Racing   Ferdinand de Lesseps
  Philippe Charriol
  Richard Balandras
Porsche 911 GT2 P 98
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
30 GT2 30   Quattro Pilotage   Thierry Guiod
  Patrick Pelissier
  Guy Martinolle
Porsche 911 Bi-Turbo ? 97
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
31
DNF
GT1 5   Eric Graham   Eric Graham
  Michel Faraut
  David Velay
Venturi 600 LM D 89
Renault PRV 3.0L Turbo V6
32
DNF
GT1 20   Venturi Team Lécuyer   Christophe Bouchut
  Laurent Lécuyer
  Philippe Favre
Venturi 600 SLM M 88
Renault PRV 3.0L Turbo V6
33
DNF
GT2 57   Freisinger Motorsport   Michel Quiniou
  Richard Flammang
  Michel Ligonnet
Porsche 911 GT2 G 85
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
34
DNF
GT2 53   Yellow Racing   Christian Heinkelé
  Jean Gay
  Tony Ring
Ferrari F355 GT M 78
Ferrari F131 3.5L V8
35
DNF
GT1 21   Lotus Racing Team   Jan Lammers
  Alexander Portman
Lotus Esprit V8 Turbo M 72
Lotus 3.5L Turbo V8
36
DNF
GT2 76   Agusta Racing Team   Riccardo Agusta
  Patrick Camus
  Marco Spinelli
Callaway Corvette Supernatural D 71
Chevrolet LT1 6.2L V8
37
DNF
GT2 52   Krauss Rennsporttechnik   Bernhard Müller
  Michael Trunk
Porsche 911 GT2 P 66
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
38
DNF
GT2 98   Michel Cottot   Michel Cottot
  Philippe Smaniotto
  Jean-Claude Barthe
Venturi 400 GTR ? 64
Renault PRV 3.0L Turbo V6
39
DNF
GT1 48   Freisinger Motorsport   Guy Broissiat
  Michel Mora
  Jean-Pierre Castel
911 Bi-Turbo G 47
Porsche 3.8L Turbo Flat-6
40
DNF
GT1 7   G-Force Racing   John Greasley
  John Morrison
Porsche 911 GT2 Evo P 45
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
41
DNF
GT1 1   West Competition
  David Price Racing
  John Nielsen
  Thomas Bscher
McLaren F1 GTR G 41
BMW S70 6.1L V12
42
DNF
GT1 6   Gulf Racing
  GTC Competition
  Lindsay Owen-Jones
  Pierre-Henri Raphanel
McLaren F1 GTR M 31
BMW S70 6.1L V12
43
DNF
GT1 3   Harrods Mach One Racing
  David Price Racing
  Andy Wallace
  Olivier Grouillard
McLaren F1 GTR G 24
BMW S70 6.1L V12
44
DNF
GT1 4   Roock Racing   Jean-Pierre Jarier
  Altfrid Heger
Porsche 911 GT2 Evo M 24
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
45
DNF
GT1 40   Pilot Pen Racing   Michel Ferté
  Olivier Thévenin
Ferrari F40 LM M 15
Ferrari 3.0L Turbo V8
46
DNF
GT2 97   Larbre Compétition   Jean-Luc Chéreau
  Jack Leconte
  Pierre Yver
Porsche 911 GT2 M 13
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
47
DNF
GT2 72   Legeay Sports   Benjamin Roy
  Patrick Legeay
Alpine A610 ? 11
Renault PRV 3.0L Turbo V6
48
DNF
GT2 83   Marcos Racing International   Cor Euser
  Thomas Erdos
  Gérard Bacle
Marcos LM600 D 9
Chevrolet 6.0L V8
DNS GT1 43   JCB Racing
  Raymond Touroul
  Jean-Claude Basso
  Henri Pescarolo
Venturi 600 SLM D -
Renault PRV 3.0L Turbo V6
DNS GT2 51   Proton Competition   Peter Erl
  Gerold Ried
Porsche 911 GT2 P -
Porsche 3.6L Turbo Flat-6
DNS GT2 68   VBM   Jean-François Metz
  Patrick Bornhauser
VBM 4000 GTC ? -
Renault PRV 3.0L Turbo V6

StatisticsEdit

  • Pole Position - #2 Gulf Racing - 1:53.915
  • Fastest Lap - #27 Ennea Igol - 1:52.653

External linksEdit


BPR Global GT Series
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1996 season Next race:
1996 BPR 4 Hours of Monza