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profile
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Richard
Balandras
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V de V Challenge Endurance Moderne - GT

Driver Information

nationality
French
age
54
birthday
21 Oct 1969
hometown
Clermont-Ferrand
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Driver Information

nationality
French
age
54
birthday
21 Oct 1969
hometown
Clermont-Ferrand
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Competitors

Career Overview

year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 911 GT3 R
1
1
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
1
1
0
0
50
year
series
team
points
position
2010
IMSA Performance Matmut
0
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 911 GT3 RS (997)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2010
IMSA Performance MATMUT 2
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR 997
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2009
IMSA Performance - Matmut
29
17th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR
16
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
16
0
1
0
0
29
year
series
team
points
position
2009
IMSA Performance - Matmut
8
11th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 911 GT3 RSR
16
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
16
0
1
0
0
8
year
series
team
points
position
2008
IMSA Performance
66
14th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 997 GT3 RSR
8
6
7
5
3
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
6
7
5
3
66
year
series
team
points
position
2008
IMSA Performance - Matmut
5
19th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 997 GT3 RSR
5
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
5
0
0
0
0
5
year
series
team
points
position
2007
IMSA Performance Matmut
151
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 997 GT3 RSR
14
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
0
0
0
0
151
year
series
team
points
position
2006
Euroflash Autovitesse
36
19th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Chrysler Viper GTS-R
4
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
4
0
1
0
0
36
year
series
team
points
position
2006
Larbre Competition
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup
8
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
2006
IMSA Performance - Matmut
11
15th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 997 GT3 Cup
3.8L F6
Michelin
8
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
8
0
0
0
0
11
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup
14
1
7
2
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
14
1
7
2
0
241
year
series
team
points
position
2004
Wieth Racing
5
37th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Ferrari 550 Maranello
9
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
9
0
0
0
0
5
year
series
team
points
position
2003
Paris Londres
84.5
6th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 996 Cup
11
0
3
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
11
0
3
0
0
84.5
year
series
team
points
position
2003
Rachel Welter
0
3rd
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
WR LMP-01 (Peugeot)
1
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup
12
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
12
0
0
0
0
142
year
series
team
points
position
2001
Nourry Compétition
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 996 GT3 Cup
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
WR LMP
Peugeot 2.0 turbo
Michelin
1
0
1
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
1
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1999
Nourry Compétition
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 993 Carrera Cup
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
1996
Elf Haberthur Racing
6
126th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 993 GT2
Porsche 3.6 turbo
Pirelli
Porsche 993 GT2
Porsche 3.6 turbo
Dunlop
3
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
3
0
0
0
0
6
year
series
team
points
position
1995
Freisinger Motorsport, Elf Haberthur Racing
1
216th
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 993 Bi-Turbo
Porsche 3.6 turbo
Goodyear
Porsche 993 GT2
Porsche 3.6 turbo
Pirelli
2
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
1
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
WR LM94
Peugeot 2.0 turbo
Michelin
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 964 Carrera RSR 3.8
Porsche 3.8
2
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
2
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 964 Carrera RSR 3.8
Porsche 3.8
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 964 Bi-Turbo
Porsche 3.6 turbo
0
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Porsche 964 Bi-Turbo
Porsche 3.6 turbo
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Spice SE89C
Cosworth DFL 3.3
Goodyear
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen RF92 (Ford)
1
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
1
0
0
0
0
0
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen RF92 (Ford)
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
73
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
34
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Van Diemen (Ford)
10
0
0
0
0
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
10
0
0
0
0
18
year
series
team
points
position
car
engine
tyres
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest laps
Rondeau (Ford)
races
wins
podiums
pole pos
fastest laps
points
year
type
races
wins
podiums
pole positions
fastest lap
2013
Racing
1
1
1
0
0
2010
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
2009
Racing
16
0
1
0
0
2008
Racing
13
6
7
5
3
2007
Racing
14
0
0
0
0
2006
Racing
20
0
1
0
0
2005
Racing
14
1
7
2
0
2004
Racing
9
0
0
0
0
2003
Racing
12
0
4
0
0
2002
Racing
12
0
0
0
0
2001
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
2000
Racing
1
0
1
0
0
1999
Racing
2
0
0
0
0
1996
Racing
3
0
0
0
0
1995
Racing
3
0
0
0
0
1994
Racing
4
0
0
0
0
1993
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1992
Racing
1
0
0
0
0
1990
Racing
?
?
?
?
?
1989
Racing
10
0
0
0
0
1988
Racing
?
?
?
?
?

Racing Highlights

year
series
position
2005
French GT Championship - GT Cup
3rd
2003
1000 km Le Mans - LMP675
3rd
2000
68th 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP675 class
2nd

DriverDB Top 100

pos
driver
championship
points
change
01
Formula 1
2198.45
-
02
Formula 1
2135.95
-
03
Formula 1
2028.35
-
04
Formula 1
2014.4
-
05
Intercontinental GT Challenge
2007.9
-
06
NASCAR Xfinity Series
1994.3
-
07
United Sports Car Championship - GTD
1989.65
-
08
Formula 1
1988.75
-
09
Intercontinental GT Challenge
1948.45
-
10
IndyCar
1944.1
-
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