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Helmet of Claude Ballot-Léna

Flag of France Claude Ballot-Léna

nationality French born August 4, 1936 hometown Paris died November 9, 1999 place of death Paris

Racing highlights

19831st24 Hour Pepsi Challenge, Daytona
19813rdFrench Touring Car Championship
19731stLe Mans 24h - GTS
19713rdXVIe Tour de France Automobile
19691st24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

Racing career summary

Races entered76
Wins6
Podiums21
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage7.9%
Podium percentage27.6%

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.

1990Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing18 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1986Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing3 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1984Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1983Racing18 races2 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing1 race1 win7 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1980Racing4 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1979Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1978Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1974Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1973Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1971Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1969Racing1 race2 wins2 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Claude Ballot-Léna

1990 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
0Whitehall Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE87L (Pontiac)

1989 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
43rd4Joest Racing, France Prototeam
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C
Spice SE88C (Ford)

1989 Le Mans 24h - C1 class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Joest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1989 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Joest Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962C

1988 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
42nd19Chamberlain Engineering
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE88C (Ford)

1988 IMSA Camel Lights

PositionPointsTeam
40th10Whitehall Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
7010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Spice SE87L (Pontiac)
Spice SE88P (Pontiac)

1988 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Euromotor/Luigi Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth

1987 FIA World Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0JMS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1987 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0JMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1987 Porsche 944 Turbo Cup France

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 944 TurboPorscheMichelin

1986 World Sports-Prototype Championship

PositionPointsTeam
60th4Porsche AG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 961

1986 NOSCAR

PositionPointsTeam
9th104
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1986 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Group 44
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XJR-7

1985 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Group 44-Jaguar
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XJR-5

1985 French Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th88
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?02?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 635 CSi

1985 IMSA Camel GTP Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Group 44, Bayside Disposal Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XJR-5
Porsche 962

1984 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Group 44
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Jaguar XJR-5

1984 French Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
7th122
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
55th10Bayside Disposal Racing, Tide & Mosler Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935
Ferrrari 512 BB

1983 French Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
5th198
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1504??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 635 CSi

1983 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
92nd1Preston Henn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 European Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
82nd1Preston Henn
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 956

1983 24 Hour Pepsi Challenge, Daytona

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Henn's Swap Shop Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935L

1982 French Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
10th92
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 528

1982 FIA World Endurance Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Charles Pozzi Ferrari France
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 512BB LM

1981 World Championship for Drivers and Makes

PositionPointsTeam
143rd17Charles Pozzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1981 French Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd171
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?17??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 528

1980 World Challenge for Endurance Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
163rd9.5Condor Racing, JMS Racing Charles Pozzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 512 BB
Porsche 935
BMW 530i

1980 World Sportscar Championship - GTX

PositionPointsTeam
0Condor Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 935 Turbo

1979 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
133rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Oldsmobile

1979 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
26th0C.H. Pozzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 512 BBLM (IMSA+2.5)4.9L F12 NAMichelin

1978 NASCAR Winston Cup

PositionPointsTeam
114th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge

1974 European GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th43
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSR

1973 Le Mans 24h - GTS

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Automobiles Charles Pozzi
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari 365 GTB 4 (V12 4390 cm3)

1971 XVIe Tour de France Automobile

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Robert Buchet
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 S

1969 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1969 European Touring Car Championship - Division 3

PositionPointsTeam
9th9Ecurie Sonauto
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?11??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911
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