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Emmanuel Collard (born 3 April 1971) is a French professional racing driver. He is a former member of the Porsche Junioren factory team, but also drives for other marques.

Emmanuel Collard
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Collard in 2011
NationalityFrench
Born (1971-04-03) 3 April 1971 (age 48)
24 Hours of Le Mans career
Years1995 -
TeamsLarbre Compétition, La Filière, Porsche AG, Toyota Motorsport (Toyota Team Europe), DAMS, Team Cadillac, Alex Job Racing, Pescarolo Sport, Team Essex, Corvette Racing
Best finish2nd (2005)
Class wins1 (2003, 2009)
Collard driving in the Porsche Supercup in 1995. His car's livery reflects his role as the Benetton Formula One team's test driver.

Born in Arpajon, Essonne, Collard is the winner of the Le Mans Series for Pescarolo Sport in 2005 and 2006 with Jean-Christophe Boullion and in 2011 for Pescarolo Team with Julien Jousse. He co-drove the overall winner of the 2008 12 Hours of Sebring.

He also was the Formula One test driver for Prost Grand Prix in 1997, Benetton in the late 1990s and Ligier-Ford in 1990.

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Racing recordEdit

24 Hours of Le Mans resultsEdit

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
1995   Larbre Compétition   Dominique Dupuy
  Stéphane Ortelli
Porsche 911 GT2 Evo GT1 82 DNF DNF
1996   La Filière Elf   Henri Pescarolo
  Franck Lagorce
Courage C36-Porsche LMP1 327 7th 2nd
1997   Porsche AG   Ralf Kelleners
  Yannick Dalmas
Porsche 911 GT1 GT1 327 DNF DNF
1998   Toyota Motorsports
  Toyota Team Europe
  Martin Brundle
  Éric Hélary
Toyota GT-One GT1 191 DNF DNF
1999   Toyota Motorsports
  Toyota Team Europe
  Martin Brundle
  Vincenzo Sospiri
Toyota GT-One LMGTP 90 DNF DNF
2000   Team DAMS   Éric Bernard
  Franck Montagny
Cadillac Northstar LMP LMP900 300 19th 9th
2001   DAMS   Éric Bernard
  Marc Goossens
Cadillac Northstar LMP01 LMP900 56 DNF DNF
2002   Team Cadillac   Éric Bernard
  JJ Lehto
Cadillac Northstar LMP02 LMP900 334 12th 10th
2003   Alex Job Racing
  Petersen Motorsports
  Sascha Maassen
  Lucas Luhr
Porsche 911 GT3-RS GT 320 14th 1st
2004   Pescarolo Sport   Sébastien Bourdais
  Nicolas Minassian
Pescarolo C60-Judd LMP1 282 DNF DNF
2005   Pescarolo Sport   Jean-Christophe Boullion
  Érik Comas
Pescarolo C60 Hybrid-Judd LMP1 368 2nd 2nd
2006   Pescarolo Sport   Érik Comas
  Nicolas Minassian
Pescarolo C60 Hybrid-Judd LMP1 352 5th 4th
2007   Pescarolo Sport   Jean-Christophe Boullion
  Romain Dumas
Pescarolo 01-Judd LMP1 358 3rd 3rd
2008   Pescarolo Sport   Jean-Christophe Boullion
  Romain Dumas
Pescarolo 01-Judd LMP1 238 DNF DNF
2009   Team Essex   Casper Elgaard
  Kristian Poulsen
Porsche RS Spyder Evo LMP2 357 10th 1st
2010   Corvette Racing   Oliver Gavin
  Olivier Beretta
Chevrolet Corvette C6.R GT2 255 DNF DNF
2011   Pescarolo Team   Christophe Tinseau
  Julien Jousse
Pescarolo 01-Judd LMP1 305 DNF DNF
2012   Pescarolo Team   Stuart Hall Pescarolo 03-Judd LMP1 20 DNF DNF
2013   Prospeed Competition   François Perrodo
  Sébastien Crubilé
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR GTE
Am
298 36th 9th
2014   Prospeed Competition   François Perrodo
  Markus Palttala
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR GTE
Am
194 DNF DNF
2015   AF Corse   Rui Águas
  François Perrodo
Ferrari 458 Italia GT2 GTE
Am
330 26th 4th
2016   AF Corse   Rui Águas
  François Perrodo
Ferrari 458 Italia GT2 GTE
Am
331 27th 2nd
2017   TDS Racing   François Perrodo
  Matthieu Vaxivière
Oreca 07-Gibson LMP2 213 DNF DNF

Complete FIA World Endurance Championship resultsEdit

Year Entrant Class Car Engine 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Rank Points
2012 Pescarolo Team LMP1 Pescarolo 01 Judd GV5 S2 5.0 L V10 SEB
5
SPA 29th 10
Pescarolo 03 Judd DB 3.4 L V8 LMS
Ret
SIL SÃO BHR FUJ SHA
2013 Prospeed Competition LMGTE Am Porsche 997 GT3-RSR Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6 SIL SPA LMS
9
SÃO COA FUJ SHA 22nd 15
AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia GT2 Ferrari 4.5 L V8 BHR
3
2014 Prospeed Competition LMGTE Am Porsche 997 GT3-RSR Porsche 4.0 L Flat-6 SIL
Ret
SPA
6
LMS
Ret
9th 58
Porsche 911 RSR COA
8
FUJ
3
SHA
4
BHR
7
SÃO
5
2015 AF Corse LMGTE Am Ferrari 458 Italia GT2 Ferrari 4.5 L V8 SIL
2
SPA
2
LMS
3
NÜR
3
COA
3
FUJ
3
SHA
1
BHR
4
2nd 148
2016 AF Corse LMGTE Am Ferrari 458 Italia GT2 Ferrari 4.5 L V8 SIL
1
SPA
2
LMS
1
NÜR
2
MEX
2
COA
6
FUJ
2
SHA
2
BHR
3
1st 188
2017 TDS Racing LMP2 Oreca 07 Gibson GK428 4.2 L V8 SIL
3
SPA
9
LMS
Ret
NÜR
8
MEX
7
COA
7
FUJ
4
SHA
6
BHR
9
14th 55

External linksEdit

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Olivier Panis
Championnat de France Formula Renault 2.0
Champion

1990
Succeeded by
Olivier Couvreur
Preceded by
Jean-Pierre Malcher
Porsche Supercup
Champion

1996
Succeeded by
Patrick Huisman
Preceded by
Inaugural
FIA Sportscar Championship
Champion

1998 and 1999
With: Vincenzo Sospiri
Succeeded by
Christian Pescatori
David Terrien
Preceded by
Johnny Herbert
Jamie Davies
Le Mans Series
Champion

2005 and 2006
With: Jean-Christophe Boullion
Succeeded by
Stéphane Sarrazin
Pedro Lamy
Preceded by
Stéphane Sarrazin
Le Mans Series
Champion

2011
With: Julien Jousse
Succeeded by
Mathias Beche
Pierre Thiriet
Preceded by
Andrea Bertolini
Aleksey Basov
Viktor Shaitar
FIA Endurance Trophy for LMGTE Am Drivers
2016
With: François Perrodo & Rui Águas
Succeeded by
Pedro Lamy
Mathias Lauda
Paul Dalla Lana