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Helmet of Christophe Tinseau
© JM Lefebvre

Flag of France Christophe Tinseau

nationality French age 49 years old hometown Nouan-le-Fuzelier, near Orleans

Racing highlights

20122ndLe Mans 24h - LMP2 class
20092ndLe Mans Series - LMP1
20091stAsian Le Mans Series - LMP1
19942ndFormula 3 France
19912ndChampionnat de France Formule Renault

Racing career summary

Races entered202
Wins16
Podiums48
Pole positions10
Fastest laps12
Race win percentage7.9%
Podium percentage23.8%

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

2016Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2015Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing5 races2 wins4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing9 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing10 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing8 races2 wins5 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2008Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing7 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing16 races0 wins4 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2005Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
2002Racing6 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2001Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing5 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1998Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing13 races0 wins1 podium1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1996Racing10 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing13 races3 wins8 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
1993Racing13 races2 wins4 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1992Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing12 races2 wins5 podiums3 pole position2 fastest race laps
1990Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Christophe Tinseau

2016 Challenge Endurance LMP3 LMP2 V de V

PositionPointsTeam
0OAK Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Morgan LMP2Michelin
Click to show race results for Challenge Endurance LMP3 LMP2 V de V 2016.

2016 V de V Challenge Endurance Moderne - Proto

PositionPointsTeam
0SRT 41
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS53 Evo2Honda 2.0Michelin
Click to show race results for V de V Challenge Endurance Moderne - Proto 2016.

2015 V de V Challenge Endurance Proto - Scratch

PositionPointsTeam
0SRT 41
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS55
Click to show race results for V de V Challenge Endurance Proto - Scratch 2015.

2014 Le Mans Classic - Plateau 6

PositionPointsTeam
30th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935Porsche 3.0

2014 V de V Challenge Endurance Proto - Scratch

PositionPointsTeam
44th6Speedreams Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo 02
Click to show race results for V de V Challenge Endurance Proto - Scratch 2014.

2012 FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Thiriet by TDS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03 (Nissan)
Click to show race results for FIA World Endurance Championship - LMP2 2012.

2012 European Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
4th50Thiriet by TDS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03 (Nissan)

2012 American Le Mans Series - LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
0Thiriet by TDS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 03 (Nissan)
Click to show race results for American Le Mans Series - LMP2 2012.

2012 Le Mans 24h - LMP2 class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Thiriet by TDS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oreca 3 (Nissan)

2012 V de V Challenge Endurance Moderne - Proto

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo 02

2012 Trophee Proto - P5

PositionPointsTeam
6th125
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo 02

2011 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
4th35Pescarolo Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo 01 Evo (Judd)

2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
0Pescarolo Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Intercontinental Le Mans Cup - LMP1 2011.

2011 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Pescarolo Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)

2010 Sportscar Winter Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
0Expansion 5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 430 GT3

2010 NASCAR Whelen Euro Series - Elite

PositionPointsTeam
8th1796Tinseau Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10150?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2009 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
2nd26Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
51301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2009 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2009.

2009 Asian Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
1st18Sora Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
21200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Asian Le Mans Series - LMP1 2009.

2008 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
8th13Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans Series - LMP1 2008.

2008 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class 2008.

2007 Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
10th14Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
5010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)

2007 Le Mans 24h - LMP1 class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo (Judd)

2007 American Le Mans Series - LMP1

PositionPointsTeam
14th22Creation Autosportif
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Creation CA07 (Judd)

2006 Porsche Carrera Cup France

PositionPointsTeam
6th105Daniel Droit Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140402
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup3.8L F6Michelin

2006 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
35th1Red Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lister Storm

2005 American Le Mans Series - GT2

PositionPointsTeam
23rd8Panoz Motor Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Esperante GT-LM (Ford)3.6L F6 NA

2005 Le Mans Endurance Series LMP2

PositionPointsTeam
10th10Del Bello Noel
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C65 (Mecachrome V8)

2004 Le Mans Endurance Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
29th3T2M Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RS

2004 American Le Mans Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
0Panoz Motor Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Esperante GT-LM (Ford)

2003 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Riley & Scott Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley&Scott MK3C

2002 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP-02

2002 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
28th31Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP02

2002 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
14th111Scorp Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3 RS

2001 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Motorola DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

2001 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
10th83Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP01

2001 FIA GT NGT

PositionPointsTeam
0Freisinger Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R

2000 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Team DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

2000 Sports Racing World Cup - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
21st14DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

2000 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
32nd34Motorola DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

1999 Le Mans 24h - LMP class

PositionPointsTeam
0DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B98/10 (Judd)

1999 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
40th26DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B98/10 (Judd)

1999 Sports Racing World Cup - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
20th20DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B98/10 (Judd)

1998 Le Mans 24h - GT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Panoz Motorsports / DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Esperante GTR-1 (Ford)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - GT1 class 1998.

1998 FIA GT - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
24th2DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz GTR
Click to show race results for FIA GT - GT1 1998.

1997 CART PPG/Firestone Indy Lights Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th49Conquest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T97/20 (Buick)
Click to show race results for CART PPG/Firestone Indy Lights Championship 1997.

1996 FIA International Formula 3000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
6th18Apomatox
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T96/50 - Zytek
Click to show race results for FIA International Formula 3000 Championship 1996.

1995 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
16th1Mythos
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 95D (Judd)
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 International 1995.

1994 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Elf La Filière
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 393 (Opel)

1994 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
2nd113Promatecme
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
103833
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F393 (Opel)

1994 Formula 3 Germany

PositionPointsTeam
25th3Saulnier Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F393 (Opel)

1993 Masters of Formula 3

PositionPointsTeam
22nd0KTR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Bowman BC3 (Volkswagen)

1993 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Promatecme
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara 393 (Opel)

1993 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
4th66KTR
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
102421
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Bowman BC3 (Mugen Honda)
Bowman BC3 (Volkswagen)

1993 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Ecurie Motul Nogaro
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Bowman BC3 (Volkswagen)

1992 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
15th13ASM
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F392 (Volkswagen)

1991 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
2nd90Ecurie Motul Nogaro
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
122532
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Orion FR91 (Renault)

1990 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
11th25Ecurie Elf Gitanes
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK59 (Renault)


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