Cathy Muller

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Cathy Muller
Nationality France French
Born (1962-11-21) 21 November 1962 (age 52)
Alsace (France)
Related to Yvan Muller (brother)
Previous series
1981
1982-85
1984,1989
1984,87,91
1985
1986,1988
1987
1987
1989-90
1993-94
2010
Renault 5 Turbo Eurocup
European Formula 3
French Formula 3
World Sportscar Championship
British Formula 3
Formula 3000
German Formula 3
Italian Formula 3
Indy Lights
Peugeot 905 Spider Cup
SEAT Leon Supercopa

Cathy Muller (born 21 November 1962) is a French former racing driver[1] and older sister of racing driver Yvan Muller.[2]

Racing career[edit]

Junior formulae[edit]

Muller started racing in the Renault 5 Turbo series in the early 1980s. From there she graduated into the French Formula Renault Turbo Championship finishing fifth driving a Martini Mk36. She then moved to European Formula 3 driving for David Price Racing in 1983 and Pavesi Racing in 1984. In 1985 she raced in the British Formula Three Championship again driving for David Price Racing finishing ninth. After a few season's in Formula 3000 she returned to the French Formula Three Championship finishing tenth.

Formula 3000 / Indy Lights[edit]

In 1986 she raced in Formula 3000 for the first time, qualifying for four events. She returned in 1988 failing to qualify for the season opening race. In 1990 she moved to the American Indy Lights Championship after racing in one race in 1989 finishing sixteenth for the season.

Sportscars[edit]

She made her debut in the World Sportscar Championship at the 1984 Sandown 1000 driving for Gebhardt Motorsport. In 1987 she finished seventh in the 1000 km of Nürburgring and raced in the 1991 24 Hours of Le Mans where she did not finish.

In 1993 and 1994 she raced in the Peugeot 905 Spider Cup finishing fifth and second in the championship respectively.

Racing record[edit]

Complete International Formula 3000 results[edit]

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

Year Entrant 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 DC Points
1986 Hotz-Horag Racing/FTL SIL
VAL
PAU
DNQ
SPA
17
IMO
Ret
MUG
17
PER
DNQ
NC 0
Oreca Motorsport ZEL
DNQ
BIR JAR
Ret
Gethin Racing BUG
17
1988 Pavesi Racing JER
DNQ
VAL
PAU
SIL
MON
PER
BRH
BIR
BUG
ZOL
DIJ
NC 0

Complete Indy Lights Results[edit]

Year Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Rank Points
1989 McNeill Motorsports United States
PHX
United States
LBH
United States
DET
United States
POR
United States
NHM
Canada
TOR
United States
POC
United States
ROA
Canada
VAN
United States
MDO
United States
NZR
United States
LS
9
24th 4
1990 McNiell Racing United States
PHX
12
United States
LBH
7
16th 28
Stuart Moore Racing United States
MIL
17
United States
DET
16
United States
POR
15
United States
NHM
12
Canada
TOR
5
United States
DEN
5
Canada
VAN
United States
ROA
United States
MDO
United States
NZR
United States
LS

Complete 24 Hours of Le Mans results[edit]

Year Class No Tyres Car Team Co-Drivers Laps Pos. Class
Pos.
1991 C1 40 D Spice SE90C
Ford Cosworth DFZ 3.5L V8
Netherlands Euro Racing
Japan A.O. Racing
South Africa Desiré Wilson
United States Lyn St. James
47 DNF DNF

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile". driverdb.com. Retrieved 8 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Cathy Muller". Oldracingcars.com. Retrieved 6 August 2012.