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Helmet of Jean-Paul Colas

Flag of France Jean-Paul Colas

nationality French born March 4, 1911 hometown Neuilly-Sur-Seine died April 23, 2019 place of death Sainte Maxime

Racing highlights

19571st25th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

Racing career summary

Races entered6
Wins1
Podiums1
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage16.7%
Podium percentage16.7%

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.

1957Racing1 race1 win1 podium0 pole position? fastest race laps
1955Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1954Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position? fastest race laps
1952Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1951Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Jean-Paul Colas

1957 25th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
1st0Aston Martin Ltd.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1110?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DB3SLagonda 2.9

1955 24h Le Mans Grand Prix d'Endurance

PositionPointsTeam
0Jean Paul Colas
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Salmson 2300S Spyder

1955 23rd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Jean-Paul Colas
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Salmson 2300S CabrioletSalmson 2.3

1954 22nd Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
0Jean-Paul Colas
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Aston Martin DB2/4Lagonda 2.9

1952 20th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 0.75

PositionPointsTeam
0Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
DB CoachPanhard 0.7

1951 19th Grand Prix of Endurance 24 Hours of Le Mans Class S 0.75

PositionPointsTeam
5th0Auguste Lachaize
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Callista RAN D120Panhard 0.6
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