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Helmet of Ernesto Bessone
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Flag of Argentina Ernesto Bessone

nationality Argentinian age 60 years old born April 3, 1958 hometown Buenos Aires

Racing highlights

20041stTop Race Argentina
20031stTurismo Carretera Argentina
20031stTurismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3
20003rdTurismo Carretera Argentina
19961stTC2000 Argentina
19953rdTC2000 Argentina
19942ndTC2000 Argentina
19922ndTC2000 - 13º Campeonato Argentino
19873rdTC2000 Argentina

Racing career summary

Races entered571
Wins45
Podiums104
Pole positions39
Fastest laps42
Race win percentage7.9%
Podium percentage18.2%

Driver relations

Cousin of José Luis Bessone. Father of Juan Pablo Bessone. Father of Ernesto Bessone III. Son of Ernesto Bessone (p).

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.

2018Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing12 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing29 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing17 races0 wins2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing17 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2004Racing17 races3 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2003Racing25 races4 wins5 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
2002Racing15 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position1 fastest race lap
2001Racing17 races1 win2 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
2000Racing30 races3 wins7 podiums4 pole position1 fastest race lap
1999Racing44 races1 win5 podiums3 pole position5 fastest race laps
1998Racing39 races1 win4 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing41 races5 wins6 podiums2 pole position6 fastest race laps
1996Racing21 races5 wins9 podiums4 pole position2 fastest race laps
1995Racing16 races1 win8 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
1994Racing15 races1 win8 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1993Racing15 races3 wins6 podiums3 pole position6 fastest race laps
1992Racing14 races5 wins8 podiums2 pole position3 fastest race laps
1991Racing15 races3 wins4 podiums3 pole position2 fastest race laps
1990Racing19 races0 wins2 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
1989Racing11 races0 wins3 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing20 races3 wins4 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1987Racing12 races2 wins7 podiums2 pole position2 fastest race laps
1986Racing12 races1 win3 podiums3 pole position2 fastest race laps
1985Racing8 races2 wins3 podiums1 pole positions1 fastest race lap
1983Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1982Racing5 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1981Racing6 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Ernesto Bessone

2018 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
27th40Tito Bessone Carrera Toyota Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla
Click to show race results for Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3 2018.

2018 Turismo Carretera Mouras, Invitados, Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for Turismo Carretera Mouras, Invitados, Argentina 2018.

2018 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
Guest driver
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford
Click to show race results for Turismo Carretera Argentina 2018.

2017 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
22nd72GR Competición
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Lancer, Toyota Corolla
Click to show race results for Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3 2017.

2016 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
28th62
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Lancer
Click to show race results for Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3 2016.

2016 Turismo Carretera Invitados, Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
13th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford

2015 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
28th43DP1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Focus
Click to show race results for Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3 2015.

2014 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
25th51DP1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Focus
Click to show race results for Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3 2014.

2013 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
37th27DP1
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Focus
Click to show race results for Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3 2013.

2011 TC2000 - 32º Campeonato Argentino

PositionPointsTeam
0DP1 Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Focus
Click to show race results for TC2000 - 32º Campeonato Argentino 2011.

2010 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
61st4.5Bessone Competición
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for Turismo Carretera Argentina 2010.

2009 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0Cerro Sport Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

2009 TC2000 - 30º Campeonato Argentino

PositionPointsTeam
29th2Bainotti Factory Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda New Civic
Click to show race results for TC2000 - 30º Campeonato Argentino 2009.

2009 Top Race V6 Argentina, "Invitados"

PositionPointsTeam
30th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes (TRV6)

2009 TC2000 Argentina Campeonato Pilotos Privados

PositionPointsTeam
16th4Bainotti Factory Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
3????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda New Civic

2008 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
33rd37.5Bessone Motomel Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
140000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge
Click to show race results for Turismo Carretera Argentina 2008.

2008 TC2000 - 29º Campeonato Argentino

PositionPointsTeam
0Escudería Río de la Plata
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic
Click to show race results for TC2000 - 29º Campeonato Argentino 2008.

2008 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
37th17
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Focus
Click to show race results for Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3 2008.

2007 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0Malta Advanced Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Honda Civic
Click to show race results for TC2000 Argentina 2007.

2007 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
23rd65Bessone Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

2007 Top Race V6 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
17th49Palermo Holywood Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
9000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen Passat
Click to show race results for Top Race V6 Argentina 2007.

2007 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
32nd27
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Focus
Click to show race results for Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3 2007.

2006 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0RV Competicion
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Focus
Click to show race results for TC2000 Argentina 2006.

2006 Top Race V6 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
14th63
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0?0?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW (TRV6)
Click to show race results for Top Race V6 Argentina 2006.

2006 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
12th104.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Torino
Dodge GTX

2005 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0Toyota Team Argentina
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Toyota Corolla
Click to show race results for TC2000 Argentina 2005.

2005 Top Race V6 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
8th73.5Boca Juniors Top Race Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
00000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Mondeo

2005 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
13th103
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

2004 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
6th159
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161200
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

2004 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0Berta Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Focus
Click to show race results for TC2000 Argentina 2004.

2004 Top Race Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
1st245
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?2?1?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort

2003 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
1st192.5Bessone Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161502
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

2003 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 3

PositionPointsTeam
1st127
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
93?11
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort

2002 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
7th145
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
150301
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

2001 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
27th3Mitsubishi Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mitsubishi Lancer

2001 Top Race Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?0?1?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Neón

2001 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
7th137.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161201
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

2000 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
3rd191.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
161411
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

2000 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
11th55Chrysler Esso-Bessone Competicion
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Neon

2000 Top Race Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?1?3?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Neón

1999 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
11th87Chrysler Esso-Bessone Competicion
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
281202
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Neon

1999 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
6th143
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
160333
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

1998 TC2000 - 19º Campeonato Argentino

PositionPointsTeam
10th70Chrysler Esso-Bessone Competicion
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
280100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Neon

1998 South American Supertouring Championship

PositionPointsTeam
8th46Bessone Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Stratus

1998 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
29th34.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
31000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX

1997 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
6th186Esso Ultron-Bessone Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
284616
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort Ghia (Audi Engine)

1997 South American Supertouring Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0ProAs Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20010
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 318is

1997 Top Race Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?1???
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Nissan 300

1997 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
20th66.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

1996 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
1st146Esso Competition
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
124732
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort

1996 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
18th73
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
91210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

1995 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
3rd137Bessone Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141823
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort

1995 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
82nd4.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

1994 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
2nd140Bessone Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141822
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1994 Turismo Carretera Argentina

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

1993 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
95th1.75
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

1993 TC2000 - 14º Campeonato Argentino

PositionPointsTeam
4th124
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
143636
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1992 TC2000 - 13º Campeonato Argentino

PositionPointsTeam
2nd173
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
145823
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1991 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
5th97
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
143332
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1991 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
41st20.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

1990 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
8th54
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
120110
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1990 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
22nd53
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

1989 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
5th72
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110320
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1988 TC2000 - 9º Campeonato Argentino

PositionPointsTeam
7th58
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
141210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1988 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
21st66Deambrosi , Salgado
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
62211
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Dodge GTX
Ford Falcon

1987 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
3rd115
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
122722
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1986 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
5th69
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
121332
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra XR4

1985 TC2000 Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
10th33
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61210
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Renault Fuego

1985 Turismo Carretera Argentina

PositionPointsTeam
18th22.5
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Falcon

1985 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase 2

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo Sprint Veloce

1983 TC2000 - 4º Campeonato Argentino

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

1982 TC2000 - 3º Campeonato Argentino

PositionPointsTeam
9th28
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volkswagen 1500

1981 Turismo Nacional (TN) Argentina Clase D

PositionPointsTeam
6th62
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
61100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Fiat 125 SP


DriverDB Rating graph

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