Driver Database logo

This site uses cookies. Our cookies are friendly and don't collect personal information but helps to improve the user experience. Read more here. Continued use of this site indicates that you accept this policy. This message will only be shown once.

Helmet of Didier Cottaz

Flag of France Didier Cottaz

nationality French age 52 years old hometown Bourgoin-Jallieu

Racing highlights

19972ndLe Mans 24h - P class
19931stFormula 3 France

Racing career summary

Races entered87
Wins5
Podiums18
Pole positions4
Fastest laps4
Race win percentage5.7%
Podium percentage20.7%

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.

2002Racing4 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1998Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing4 races1 win4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1996Racing4 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing8 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1994Racing8 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing11 races4 wins8 podiums3 pole position3 fastest race laps
1992Racing11 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing12 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1989Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Didier Cottaz

2002 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Courage Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 - Judd

2002 FIA Sportscar Championship - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
6th38Courage Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Judd)

2001 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Pescarolo Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Pescarolo C60 (Peugeot)

2000 Le Mans 24h - LMP 900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Speedy Mobil Gache
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Judd)

2000 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
0SMG
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C60 (Judd)

1999 Le Mans 24h - LMP class

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Nissan Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C52 (Nissan)

1998 Le Mans 24h - P1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Societé Courage Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C51 (Nissan)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - P1 class 1998.

1998 International Sports Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
38th10Courage Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C41 (Porsche)

1997 Le Mans 24h - P class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Sté Courage Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C41 (Porsche)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - P class 1997.

1997 International Sports Racing Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Courage Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31310
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C36 (Porsche)

1996 Le Mans 24h - P1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Courage Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C36 (Porsche)
Click to show race results for Le Mans 24h - P1 class 1996.

1996 Global GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
38th48Giroix Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
McLaren F1 GTR

1995 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
16th1Paul Stewart Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 95D (Cosworth)
Click to show race results for Formula 3000 International 1995.

1994 Formula 3000 International

PositionPointsTeam
5th13Paul Stewart Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 94D (Judd)

1993 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
1st105Formula Project
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
104833
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F393 (Fiat)

1993 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
16th0JVC Formula Project
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F393 (Fiat)

1992 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
8th36Geoscan Concept, Formula Project
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dallara F392 (Alfa Romeo)
Ralt RT35 (Volkswagen)

1991 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
0Ecurie Motul Nogaro
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alpa FR91 (Renault)

1990 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
6th52
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Swift FR90 (Renault)

1989 Championnat de France Formule Renault

PositionPointsTeam
18th10
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alpa FR89 (Renault)
Swift FR89 (Renault)
© DriverDB AB