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Helmet of Louis Gérard

Flag of France Louis Gérard

nationality French born April 16, 1899 hometown Arras died May 10, 2000 place of death St. Cyr-sur-Mer

Racing highlights

19502ndFormula 1 IV Grand Prix de Paris
19492ndLe Mans 24h - S 3.0
19392ndLe Mans 24 Hours
19381stTourist Trophy

Racing career summary

Races entered8
Wins1
Podiums4
Pole positions0
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage12.5%
Podium percentage50%

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.

1951Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1950Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1949Racing1 race0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1939Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1938Racing2 races1 win1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1937Racing1 race0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Louis Gérard

1951 Formula 1 V Grand Prix de Paris

PositionPointsTeam
8th0L.Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delahaye 3000

1950 Formula 1 IV Grand Prix de Paris

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Louis Gérard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage 3000

1949 Le Mans 24h - S 3.0

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0W.S. Watney
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage D6S-3LDelage 3.0

1939 AIACR European Championship

PositionPointsTeam
16th28L Gerard
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delahaye T135CS

1939 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0Ecurie Walter Watney
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage D6-3LDelage 3.0

1938 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
0Société R.V.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage D6-70Delage 3.0

1938 Tourist Trophy

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
111??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage D6-70

1937 Le Mans 24 Hours

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Société R.V.
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Delage D6-70 Delage 3.0
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