Anthony Beltoise

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Anthony Beltoise
Nationality French
Born 21 July 1971 (1971-07-21) (age 43)
Neuilly-sur-Seine, France
24 Hours of Le Mans career
Participating years 2000 - 2001, 2011
Teams Viper Team Oreca
SMG Compétition
Luxury Racing
Best finish 9th (2000)
Class wins 0

Anthony Beltoise (born 21 July 1971 in Neuilly-sur-Seine) is a French auto racing driver. He is the son of former Grand Prix motorcycle racer and Formula One driver Jean-Pierre Beltoise.

Career[edit]

Single-seaters[edit]

Beltoise began his career in the Championnat de France Formula Renault 2.0 in 1993, finishing tenth, and improving to seventh in 1994.[1] He competed in the French Formula Three Championship in 1995 and 1996, finishing eleventh in 1995 and runner-up to Soheil Ayari in 1996.[1] Beltoise competed in the 1997 International Formula 3000 season, although failed to score any points in seven races.[1]

After single-seaters[edit]

Beltoise competed in the 1998 International Sports Racing Series season, finishing the season tenth.[1] He then competed in the Renault Sport Clio Trophy between 1999 and 2002, finishing 4th, 11th, 3rd and 6th over the four years.[1] He made his first 24 Hours of Le Mans appearance in 2000, finishing second in the GTS class in an Oreca Chrysler Viper. He also drove for SMG in the LMP900 class in 2001.[1] Since 2004 he has competed in the Porsche Carrera Cup France, winning it in 2005, 2006 and 2008.[1] He has also regularly competed in the FFSA GT Championship.[1] In 2007 he made a one-off appearance for Exagon Engineering in the World Touring Car Championship at Pau. Since 2007 he has often raced in the Le Mans Series.[1]

Complete WTCC results[edit]

(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position) (Races in italics indicate fastest lap)

Year Team Car 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Position Points
2007 Exagon Engineering SEAT León CUR ZAN VAL PAU BRN POR AND OSC BRA MON MAC NC 0
15 14

24 Hours of Le Mans results[edit]

Year Team Co-Drivers Car Class Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
2000 France Viper Team Oreca United States David Donohue
Portugal Ni Amorim
Chrysler Viper GTS-R GTS 328 9th 2nd
2001 France SMG Compétition France Philippe Gache
France Jérôme Policand
Courage C60-Judd LMP900 51 DNF DNF
2011 France Luxury Racing France François Jakubowski
France Pierre Thiriet
Ferrari 458 Italia GTC GTE
Pro
136 DNF DNF

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i http://www.driverdb.com/drivers/602/career/ Career Statistics at Driver Database

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
James Ruffier
Porsche Carrera Cup France Champion
2005-2006
Succeeded by
Patrick Pilet
Preceded by
Patrick Pilet
Porsche Carrera Cup France Champion
2008
Succeeded by
Renaud Derlot