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Helmet of Gijs van Lennep

Flag of Netherlands Gijs van Lennep

full name Jonkheer Gijsbert van Lennep nationality Dutch age 80 years old born March 16, 1942 hometown Bloemendaal

Racing highlights

19761st44th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Group 6 3.0
19751st43rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class GTS
19753rdWorld Championship for Makes 1000 km of Mugello
19742nd42nd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0
19742ndWorld Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours
19743rdWorld Championship for Makes Grand Prix de Spa
19731stTarga Florio - S 3.0
19721stFormula 5000 Great Britain
19712nd1000 km of Barcelona
19711st39th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0
19713rd12 H Paul Ricard
19702ndInterserie
19692ndDutch Touring Car Championship - Group 5 from 1600 to 2500cc
19693rdEuropean Touring Car Championship - Division 3
19683rdXVIII Skarpnäcksloppet
19671stFormula 3 Stockholmsloppet
19661stGrand Prix de Paris - S+P
19662ndFlugplatzrennen Trier - S+1.3
19663rdInternationales Flugplatzrennen Mainz-Finthen - S2.0
19663rdADAC Noris-Ring-Rennen International - P2.0/S2.0
19663rdTrophy of the Dunes
19661stDonaupokal-Rennen - S+1.6

Racing career summary

Races entered111
Wins17
Podiums47
Pole positions6
Fastest laps9
Race win percentage15.3%
Podium percentage42.3%

Driver relations

Brother of Hugo van Lennep.

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.

2016Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2014Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1976Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1975Racing8 races1 win2 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1974Racing10 races0 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1973Racing21 races1 win4 podiums2 pole position1 fastest race lap
1972Racing18 races2 wins9 podiums1 pole positions3 fastest race laps
1971Racing8 races1 win3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1970Racing12 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1969Racing5 races4 wins9 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1968Racing7 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position1 fastest race lap
1967Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1966Racing12 races5 wins9 podiums3 pole position4 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Gijs van Lennep

2016 Le Mans Classic - Plateau 5

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908 LHPorsche 3.0
Click to show race results for Le Mans Classic - Plateau 5 2016.

2016 Le Mans Classic - Plateau 6

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 RSRPorsche 3.0
Click to show race results for Le Mans Classic - Plateau 6 2016.

2014 Le Mans Classic - Plateau 6

PositionPointsTeam
43rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 RSR 2.8LPorsche 3.0

2009 Copenhagen Historic Grand Prix - Royal ProAm

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 2002

1976 44th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Group 6 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Martini Racing Porsche System
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 936Porsche 2.1 turboGoodyear

1976 World Championship for Makes ADAC 1000 km Rennen Nürburgring

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Kannacher GT Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 934/5Porsche 3.0 turbo

1975 World Championship of F1 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
19th1HB Bewaking Team Ensign
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ensign N174Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear
Ensign N175Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear

1975 43rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class GTS

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Gelo Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0Goodyear

1975 World Championship for Makes 1000 km of Mugello

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Team Dr. Dannesberger
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/3 TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1975 World Championship for Makes 800 km of Dijon

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Team Dr. Dannesberger
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/3 TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1975 World Championship for Makes 1000 km di Monza

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Dr. Dannesberger
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/3 TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1975 World Championship for Makes International ADAC 1000 km Nürburgring

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Gelo Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0

1974 World Championship of F1 Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Frank Williams Racing Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Iso Marlboro FWCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1974 World Championship for Makes Watkins Glen 6 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Martini Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1974 42nd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Martini Porsche
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSRPorsche 2.1 turboDunlop

1974 World Championship for Makes 1000 km Monza

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1974 World Championship for Makes Grand Prix de Spa

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1974 World Championship for Makes ADAC 1000 km Rennen Nürburgring

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Martini Racing Porsche System
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1974 World Championship for Makes 1000 km Imola

PositionPointsTeam
0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1974 World Championship for Makes 1000 km Österreichring

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1974 World Championship for Makes 1000 km Le Castellet

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1974 World Championship for Makes British Airways 1000 km

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR TurboPorsche 2.1 turbo

1973 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
19th1Frank Williams Racing Cars
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Iso Marlboro IRCosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1973 Targa Florio - S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Martini Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSR

1973 Formula 1 Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Shellsport Luxembourg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T330Chevrolet 5.0Goodyear

1973 Formula 1, XXV BRDC International Trophy, Silverstone

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Shellsport Luxembourg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T330 HU18 (Chevrolet)

1973 Formula 5000 Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
10th59ShellSPORT Luxembourg
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
110321
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T330 (Chevrolet)

1973 41st Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 Carrera RSRPorsche 2.8Dunlop

1973 World Championship for Makes 6 Hours of Vallelunga

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 2.8

1973 World Championship for Makes 1000 km of Dijon

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 2.8

1973 World Championship for Makes Monza 1000 Kilometres

PositionPointsTeam
0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche Carrera RSRPorsche 2.8

1972 Formula 1 Race of Champions

PositionPointsTeam
0Speed International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS11Chevrolet 5.0Firestone

1972 Formula 1 World Championship Victory Race

PositionPointsTeam
0Speed International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS11 (Chevrolet)

1972 Formula 5000 Great Britain

PositionPointsTeam
1st65Speed International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
132912
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS11 (Chevrolet)
McLaren M18 (Chevrolet)

1972 XIX International Gold Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Speed International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS11Chevrolet

1972 40th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Ecurie Bonnier Switzerland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10001
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T280Cosworth DFV 3.0Goodyear

1972 Rothmans 50,000

PositionPointsTeam
0Speed International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS11 (Chevrolet)

1971 World Championship of Drivers

PositionPointsTeam
0Stichting Autoraces Nederland, Team Surtees
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Surtees TS7Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone
Surtees TS9Cosworth DFV 3.0Firestone

1971 1000 km of Barcelona

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Gulf Wyer Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917K

1971 World Sportscar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Martini International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917K

1971 World Sportscar Championship - Sports

PositionPointsTeam
0Martini International Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917K

1971 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
31st2JW Automotive
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917KPorsche 5.0
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1971.

1971 European Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
11th18
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo GTAm

1971 39th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Martini Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917KPorsche 4.9Firestone

1971 12 H Paul Ricard

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Autodelta S.p.A.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Alfa Romeo 2000 GTAm

1971 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Lola T212

1970 Interserie

PositionPointsTeam
2nd45Racing Team AAW
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
41400
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917KPorscheGoodyear

1970 Canadian-American Challenge Cup

PositionPointsTeam
25th6Martini Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917 KPorsche 4.5
Click to show race results for Canadian-American Challenge Cup 1970.

1970 1000 km Buenos Aires

PositionPointsTeam
9th0Swedish Racing Team (?)
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/02

1970 Kanonloppet GP Sverige

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Antti-Arnio Wihuri Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917K

1970 European 2-litre Sports Car Championship for Makes

PositionPointsTeam
20th4Abarth Corse
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Abarth SP2000

1970 38th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 5.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Team AAW
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 917KPorsche 4.5Goodyear

1970 200 Millas de Buenos Aires

PositionPointsTeam
7th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/02

1970 Targa Florio

PositionPointsTeam
4th0AAW Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/02

1970 Springbok - Shell Drivers Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 908/01

1969 Dutch Touring Car Championship - Group 5 from 1600 to 2500cc

PositionPointsTeam
2nd25Dutch National Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
525??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911

1969 European Touring Car Championship - Division 3

PositionPointsTeam
3rd26
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?24??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911

1968 III Gran Premio de Barcelona

PositionPointsTeam
7th0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT21 (Ford)

1968 X Grand Prix de Monaco -Formule 3

PositionPointsTeam
8th0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT21 (Ford)

1968 Anderstorps Premiärtävling - 1-Timmesloppet

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT21 (Ford)

1968 XVII Kanonloppet / VIII Sveriges Grand Prix

PositionPointsTeam
11th0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT21 (Ford)

1968 XVIII Skarpnäcksloppet

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tecno 68 (Ford)

1968 XXIV Coupe du Salon

PositionPointsTeam
0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tecno 68 (Ford/Daf)

1968 Formula 3 - E.R. Hall Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
17th0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Tecno 68 (Ford/Daf)

1967 Formula 2 Europe

PositionPointsTeam
0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Brabham BT23 (Cosworth)

1967 Formula 3 Stockholmsloppet

PositionPointsTeam
1st0The Chequered Flag
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
DAF (Cosworth)

1966 Springbok Trophy Series

PositionPointsTeam
0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 Springbok - Group B

PositionPointsTeam
0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 World Sportscar Championship

PositionPointsTeam
0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
400??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1966 World Sportscar Championship - S2.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
422??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 Grand Prix de Paris - S+P

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 Flugplatzrennen Trier - S+1.3

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 Internationales Flugplatzrennen Mainz-Finthen - S2.0

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 ADAC Noris-Ring-Rennen International - P2.0/S2.0

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 AvD Rheinland-Pfalz Preis - S2.0

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 Trophy of the Dunes

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Racing Team Holland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10101
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906

1966 Donaupokal-Rennen - S+1.6

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
11111
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 906


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