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Helmet of Klaus Abbelen

Flag of Germany Klaus Abbelen

nationality German age 61 years old born September 15, 1960 hometown Tönisvorst

Racing highlights

20213rdNürburgring Langstrecken Serie - VLN Specials SP9 Pro-Am GT3 FIA class
20152ndADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring SP7 class
20142ndNürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9
20092nd24h Nürburgring - SP7
20083rd24h Nürburgring - SP7
20023rdEuro GT Series - Class A
20011stEuro GT Series - Class A
19992ndFerrari Porsche Challenge - Class A

Racing career summary

Races entered178
Wins16
Podiums40
Pole positions9
Fastest laps1
Race win percentage9%
Podium percentage22.5%

Driver relations

Husband of Sabine Schmitz.

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.

2022Racing5 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2021Racing10 races2 wins6 podiums4 pole position1 fastest race lap
2020Racing5 races2 wins3 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2019Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2018Racing12 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2017Racing11 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2016Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2015Racing10 races1 win6 podiums1 pole positions0 fastest race laps
2014Racing10 races3 wins5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2013Racing11 races1 win5 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2012Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2011Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2010Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2009Racing11 races0 wins1 podium? pole position0 fastest race laps
2008Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2007Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2006Racing10 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2005Racing9 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2004Racing6 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2003Racing13 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2002Racing15 races2 wins6 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
2001Racing15 races5 wins7 podiums4 pole position? fastest race laps
1999Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Klaus Abbelen

2022 Michelin Le Mans Cup LMP3 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS P320Nissan 5.6Michelin
Click to show race results for Michelin Le Mans Cup LMP3 class 2022.

2022 ADAC TotalEnergies 24h Nürburgring - Cup 2

PositionPointsTeam
0Fricadell Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup (992)
Click to show race results for ADAC TotalEnergies 24h Nürburgring - Cup 2 2022.

2021 GT Winter Series - Proto

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
32321
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier LMP3
Click to show race results for GT Winter Series - Proto 2021.

2021 Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - VLN Specials SP9 Pro-Am GT3 FIA class

PositionPointsTeam
3rd28.01Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
30320
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RPorsche 4.0
Click to show race results for Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - VLN Specials SP9 Pro-Am GT3 FIA class 2021.

2021 Michelin Le Mans Cup LMP3 Drivers Championship

PositionPointsTeam
35th1.5Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ligier JS P320Nissan 5.6Michelin
Click to show race results for Michelin Le Mans Cup LMP3 Drivers Championship 2021.

2020 Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - VLN Specials SP9 Pro-Am GT3 FIA class

PositionPointsTeam
4th19.58Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
42300
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R (991 II)Porsche 4.0
Click to show race results for Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - VLN Specials SP9 Pro-Am GT3 FIA class 2020.

2020 ADAC Total 24 hours of Nürburgring - SP9 Pro-Am class

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RPorsche 4.0
Click to show race results for ADAC Total 24 hours of Nürburgring - SP9 Pro-Am class 2020.

2019 VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9 Pro

PositionPointsTeam
37th9.32Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9 Pro 2019.

2019 24h Nürburgring - Qualifying Race - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for 24h Nürburgring - Qualifying Race - SP9 2019.

2019 ADAC TOTAL 24h Nürburgring Race - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for ADAC TOTAL 24h Nürburgring Race - SP9 2019.

2019 ADAC GT Masters

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 RPorsche 4.0Pirelli
Click to show race results for ADAC GT Masters 2019.

2019 24H GT Series Championship of the Continents

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R (991 II)Porsche 4.0
Click to show race results for 24H GT Series Championship of the Continents 2019.

2019 24H GT Series - European Championship - A6

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 GT3 RPorsche 4.0
Click to show race results for 24H GT Series - European Championship - A6 2019.

2019 International GT Open - GT3 PROAM

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche GT3 RMichelin
Click to show race results for International GT Open - GT3 PROAM 2019.

2018 VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9 Pro

PositionPointsTeam
38th9.25Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
40000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R 991Dunlop
Click to show race results for VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9 Pro 2018.

2018 24h Nürburgring - Qualifying Race - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for 24h Nürburgring - Qualifying Race - SP9 2018.

2018 VLN Endurance

PositionPointsTeam
151st34.74Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R

2017 VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
90000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for VLN Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nürburgring - SP9 2017.

2017 ADAC Qualifikationsrennen 24h-Rennen - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#30 Porsche 991 GT3 R
Click to show race results for ADAC Qualifikationsrennen 24h-Rennen - SP9 2017.

2017 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3

PositionPointsTeam
15th0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3 2017.

2016 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - GTD

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadeli Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
#30 Porsche 991 GT3 R4.0L F6 NAContinental
Click to show race results for WeatherTech SportsCar Championship - GTD 2016.

2016 Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
60000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9 2016.

2016 24h Nürburgring - Qualifying Race - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
16th0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for 24h Nürburgring - Qualifying Race - SP9 2016.

2016 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3 2016.

2015 Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
108th14.76Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
81410
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9 2015.

2015 ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring SP7 class

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche GT Cup America
Click to show race results for ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring SP7 class 2015.

2015 Porsche Carrera Cup Germany - Class B

PositionPointsTeam
5th16Konrad Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 991 CupPorsche F6 3.8Michelin
Click to show race results for Porsche Carrera Cup Germany - Class B 2015.

2014 ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring SP9 class

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche GT3-R
Click to show race results for ADAC Zurich 24 Hours of Nürburgring SP9 class 2014.

2014 Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
2nd53.43Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
93500
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9 2014.

2013 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3

PositionPointsTeam
12th0Manthey Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 R

2013 Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9

PositionPointsTeam
0MSC Adenau e.V. im ADAC
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
815??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 R
Click to show race results for Nürburgring Langstrecken Serie - SP9 2013.

2013 Group C Racing Championship Class 1

PositionPointsTeam
20th4
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 962Porsche 3.2 turbo

2012 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 R

2011 24h Nürburgring - SP9 GT3

PositionPointsTeam
6th0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3 R

2011 Porsche Carrera Cup Germany

PositionPointsTeam
0Konrad Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup 997
Click to show race results for Porsche Carrera Cup Germany 2011.

2010 24h Nürburgring - SP7

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 RSR

2010 VLN Endurance

PositionPointsTeam
100th46.4
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2009 24h Nürburgring - SP7

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997

2009 VLN Endurance

PositionPointsTeam
75th51.73
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2008 24h Nürburgring - SP7

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0Sabine Schmitz
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997

2007 24h Nürburgring - SP7

PositionPointsTeam
0Manthey Racing GmbH
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 997 GT3Yokohama

2007 VLN Endurance

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

2006 Porsche Supercup

PositionPointsTeam
0Harders Plaza Racing PZ-E
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3
Click to show race results for Porsche Supercup 2006.

2006 VLN Endurance

PositionPointsTeam
105th39.68
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
8????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

2006 24h Nürburgring - SP7

PositionPointsTeam
0Frikadelli Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup (997)

2005 Porsche Supercup

PositionPointsTeam
13th43Konrad Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
80000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3 Cup

2005 24h Nürburgring - A7

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Destree / Jodexnis
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
100??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3-RS

2004 FIA GT

PositionPointsTeam
0Zwaan's Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
50000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Viper GTS-R
Chrysler Viper GTS

2004 Le Mans Endurance Series GTS

PositionPointsTeam
0Konrad Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Saleen S7-R

2003 Porsche Supercup

PositionPointsTeam
0DeWalt Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT3

2003 FIA GT

PositionPointsTeam
29th14Zwaan´s Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
70000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler Viper GTS-R

2003 French GT Championship

PositionPointsTeam
41st9Chateau Sport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 911 GT2

2003 Euro GT Series - GT

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
200??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche GT2

2003 Spa 24 Hours - FIA GT

PositionPointsTeam
0Zwaan´s Racing
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Chrysler ViperGT5-R

2002 Euro GT Series - Class A

PositionPointsTeam
3rd138Team W&A
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
14260?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 993 GT2

2002 24h Nürburgring - A7

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche 996 GT3

2001 Euro GT Series - Class A

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
15574?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche GT2

1999 Ferrari Porsche Challenge - Class A

PositionPointsTeam
2nd192
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Porsche GT2


DriverDB Rating graph

The following graph shows the change in the DriverDB Rating of Klaus Abbelen over time since January 1st 2013. The rolling average of the graph is 10 days.

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