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Helmet of David Besnard

Flag of Australia David Besnard

nationality Australian age 42 years old hometown Sydney

Racing highlights

19981stUSF2000 National Championship
19961stFormula Ford Australia

Racing career summary

Races entered279
Wins27
Podiums49
Pole positions10
Fastest laps16
Race win percentage9.7%
Podium percentage17.6%

Karting highlights

19921stEuropean Championship Junior A

Driver relations

Son of Jeff Besnard.

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.

2012Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing11 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing24 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing26 races5 wins12 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing33 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing25 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing24 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing32 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position2 fastest race laps
2001Racing36 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing9 races4 wins6 podiums2 pole position6 fastest race laps
1999Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing14 races8 wins11 podiums8 pole position7 fastest race laps
1997Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1996Racing17 races7 wins10 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1995Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1993KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.
1992KartingDetailed karting statistics not covered by Driver Database.

Career details – the racing career of David Besnard

2012 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
49th181Brad Jones Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE Commodore5.0L V8 NADunlop
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2012.

2011 International V8 Supercars Championship

PositionPointsTeam
76th66Dick Johnson Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford FG Falcon5.0L V8 NADunlop
Click to show race results for International V8 Supercars Championship 2011.

2011 Auto One V8 Utes Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
45th52
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore SS VE Ute

2009-10 BNT V8s

PositionPointsTeam
24th137
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon
Click to show race results for BNT V8s 2009-10.

2010 QK Technologies Aussie Racing Cars

PositionPointsTeam
50th30
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2010 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
47th233Garry Rogers Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden VE CommodoreDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2010.

2010 Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series

PositionPointsTeam
30th162Peters Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford BF Falcon
Click to show race results for Fujitsu V8 Supercars Series 2010.

2008-09 BNT V8s Championship

PositionPointsTeam
28th88
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon
Click to show race results for BNT V8s Championship 2008-09.

2009 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
33rd306Garry Rogers Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Holden Commodore VEDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2009.

2009 Aussie Racing Cars Super Series

PositionPointsTeam
16th212Toyota Stars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
4010?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aurion (Yamaha)

2007-08 NZ Truth V8s Championship

PositionPointsTeam
9th525SCG Motorsport Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
181100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BA
Click to show race results for NZ Truth V8s Championship 2007-08.

2008 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
30th459Jeld-Wen Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BFDunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2008.

2008 NZV8s - Hamilton 400 Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
11th78
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
301??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

2006-07 Toyota Racing Series New Zealand

PositionPointsTeam
24th90
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tatuus TT104ZZ (Toyota)

2007 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
27th60Jeld-Wen Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BFDunlop

2006-07 Parker ENZED NZV8s Championship

PositionPointsTeam
4th917Ford Drivers
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
215110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

2006 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
45th220WPS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BADunlop

2005 Supercars Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
25th904WPS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
300000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BADunlop

2005 Aussie Racing Cars Super Series

PositionPointsTeam
0James Ward
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Falcon AU

2005 QANTAS V8 Supercars GP 100

PositionPointsTeam
32nd22WPS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford BA Falcon

2004 Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford

PositionPointsTeam
20th18Walker Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 02i (Ford)
Click to show race results for Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford 2004.

2004 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
30th790WPS Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
241100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BADunlop
Click to show race results for V8 Supercar Championship Series 2004.

2003 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
21st1059Ford Performance Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
220000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon BADunlop

2003 Netspace V8Supercar Showdown

PositionPointsTeam
10th0Ford Performance Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford AU Falcon

2002 V8 Supercar Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
8th988Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
291302
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon AU5.0L V8 NABridgestone

2002 Netspace V8Supercar Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
21st0Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
300??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford AU Falcon

2001 Shell Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
23rd1153Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
300200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon AUBridgestone
Click to show race results for Shell Championship Series 2001.

2001 Hot Wheels V8 Supercar Showdown

PositionPointsTeam
0Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
300??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford AU Falcon

2001 Cabcharge V8Supercar Challenge

PositionPointsTeam
11th118Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford AU Falcon

2000 Konica V8 Lites Series

PositionPointsTeam
5th108Stone Brothers Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
64626
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon EL

2000 Shell Championship Series

PositionPointsTeam
40th96Tony Longhurst Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford AU FalconBridgestone

2000 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
83rd22Dyson Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott Mk III (Ford)

1999 KOOL Toyota Atlantic Championship

PositionPointsTeam
15th16Hylton Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift 008.a (Toyota)

1999 Grand American Rolex Series - SportsRacing Prototypes

PositionPointsTeam
43rd26Transatlantic Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Riley & Scott MkIII (Ford)

1998 USF2000 National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
1st363Primus Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1481187
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF98

1997 USF2000 National Championship

PositionPointsTeam
19th51
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen

1996 Formula Ford Festival

PositionPointsTeam
14th0Manor Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF96

1996 Formula Ford Australia

PositionPointsTeam
1st230
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
16710??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF96

1995 Formula Ford Victoria

PositionPointsTeam
7th28
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF90

1995 Formula Ford Australia

PositionPointsTeam
26th4
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
2000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Van Diemen RF90

1993 World Championship Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
15th0

1993 4° Trofeo Andrea Margutti - ICA

PositionPointsTeam
13th0
KartEngineTyres
Tibi Kart (Sirio)

1993 World Cup Formula A

PositionPointsTeam
8th0

1992 Five Continents Cup Junior A

PositionPointsTeam
30th0

1992 European Championship Junior A

PositionPointsTeam
1st0


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