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Helmet of Éric Bernard

Flag of France Éric Bernard

nationality French age 57 years old born August 24, 1964 hometown Martigues

Racing highlights

19992ndAmerican Le Mans Series - Prototype
19893rdFormula 3000 International Championship
19872ndFormula 3 France
19851stChampionnat de France Formule Renault Turbo

Racing career summary

Races entered179
Wins14
Podiums40
Pole positions12
Fastest laps22
Race win percentage7.8%
Podium percentage22.3%

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.

2002Racing7 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2000Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1999Racing14 races5 wins7 podiums2 pole position4 fastest race laps
1998Racing14 races0 wins4 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1997Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1996Racing11 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1995Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1994Racing14 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1993Racing0 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing16 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1989Racing12 races1 win3 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
1988Racing9 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing15 races2 wins9 podiums3 pole position7 fastest race laps
1986Racing11 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1985Racing12 races6 wins9 podiums4 pole position8 fastest race laps
1984Racing11 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Éric Bernard

2002 70th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP900 class

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP02Cadillac 4.0 turboMichelin

2002 American Le Mans Series - LMP900

PositionPointsTeam
18th78Team Cadillac
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP02Cadillac 4.0 turboMichelin

2001 69th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP900 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Motorola DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP01Cadillac 4.0 turboMichelin

2000 68th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP900 class

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Team DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMPCadillac 4.0 turboPirelli

2000 Sports Racing World Cup - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
37th3DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMP

2000 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
20th66Motorola DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Cadillac Northstar LMPCadillac 4.0 turboPirelli
Cadillac Northstar LMPCadillac 4.0 turboMichelin

1999 67th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP class

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Panoz Motorsports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz LMP-1 Roadster-SFord 6.0Michelin

1999 American Le Mans Series - Prototype

PositionPointsTeam
2nd135Panoz Motor Sports
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
82412
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz LMP-1 Roadster-SFord 6.0Michelin
Panoz Esperante GTR-1Ford 6.0Michelin

1999 Sports Racing World Cup - SR1

PositionPointsTeam
9th60DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
53312
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola B98/10 (Judd)

1998 FIA GT - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
11th15DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz GTR
Click to show race results for FIA GT - GT1 1998.

1998 66th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Panoz Motorsports / DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Esperante GTR-1Ford 6.0Michelin
Click to show race results for 66th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1998.

1998 United States Road Racing Championship - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
4th88Panoz-Visteon Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz GTR-16.0L V8 NAMichelin

1997 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Sté DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz Esperante GTR-1Ford 6.0Michelin
Click to show race results for 65th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1997.

1997 FIA GT - GT1

PositionPointsTeam
0DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Panoz GTR
Click to show race results for FIA GT - GT1 1997.

1996 Global GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th155Ennea
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F40GT-E

1996 64th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Ennea SRL Igol
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ferrari F40 GT EvoluzioneFerrari 3.5 turboPirelli
Click to show race results for 64th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMGT1 class 1996.

1995 63rd 24 Hours of Le Mans WSC class

PositionPointsTeam
0Courage Compétition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Courage C41Chevrolet 5.0Goodyear
Click to show race results for 63rd 24 Hours of Le Mans WSC class 1995.

1994 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
18th4Ligier Gitanes Blondes, Team Lotus
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lotus 109Mugen-Honda 3.5Goodyear
Ligier JS39BRenault 3.5Goodyear

1993 Formula 1 - Test driver

PositionPointsTeam
0Ligier
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1991 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
21st1Larrousse F1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
130000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola LC91Cosworth DFR 3.5Goodyear

1990 Formula One World Championship for Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
13th5ESPO Larrousse F1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola LC89BLamborghini 3.5Goodyear
Lola LC90Lamborghini 3.5Goodyear

1989 FIA Formula One World Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Equipe Larrousse F1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola LC89Lamborghini 3.5Goodyear

1989 International Formula 3000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
3rd25DAMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101323
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T89/50Mugen 3.0Avon

1988 International Formula 3000 Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th13Ralt Racing, Bromley Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Reynard 88DCosworth DFV 3.0Avon
Ralt RT22Judd 3.0Avon

1987 Formula 3 Macau GP

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Ecurie Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT31 (Alfa Romeo)

1987 Formula 3 Monaco Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
0Ecurie Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT31 (Alfa Romeo)

1987 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
2nd129Ecurie Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
132937
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ralt RT31 (Alfa Romeo)

1986 Formula 3 France

PositionPointsTeam
5th48Ecurie Elf Winfield
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK49 (Alfa Romeo)

1986 Formula 3 Italy

PositionPointsTeam
0Ecurie Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK49 (Volkswagen)

1985 Championnat de France Formule Renault Turbo

PositionPointsTeam
1st140Ecurie Elf
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
126948
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK 44 (Renault)

1984 Championnat de France Formule Renault Turbo

PositionPointsTeam
7th55
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Martini MK41 (Renault)
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