John Nielsen: Racedriver biography - career and success

Denmark John Nielsen
Speedsport Magazine Race Driver Database

John Nielsen - Career and Success:

Nation: Denmark
Date of Birth : 07 Feb 1956
Place of Birth: Varde

Season   Series / Class Standing Team / Car / Races  
2008 SP 24h LeMans, Class LMP2 (single race) 2.
GT 24h LeMans, Class GT2 (single race) 3.
SP LeMans Series (LMS), Class LMP2 3.
Team Essex , Porsche RS Spyder
5 of 5 races 1 Win

2006 SP 24h LeMans, Class LMP1 (single race) 5.
SP LeMans Series (LMS), Class LMP1 19.

2005 SP LeMans Endurance Series (LMES), Class LMP1 17.
Zytek Engineering , Zytek 04S
1 of 5 races 1 Win

  Danish Touringcars, 5. (BMW)
2004 SP LeMans Endurance Series (LMES), Class LMP1

SP 24h LeMans, Class LMP1 (single race) 10.
  Danish Touringcars, 7. (BMW)
2003 SP FIA Sportscar Championship, Class SR1 19.
SP American LeMans Series, Class LMP675
  Danish Touringcars, 3. (BMW)
2002 SP American LeMans Series, Class LMP675 56.
GT FIA GT Championship, Class N-GT 46.
  Danish Touringcars (BMW)
2001 SP FIA Sportscar Championship, Class SR1 2.
Team Goh , Dome S101 - Judd
8 of 8 races 2 Wins
2000 SP Sports Racing World Cup, Class SR 11.
1999 SP Sports Racing World Cup, Class SR1 18.
  American LeMans Series (Panoz)
1998   British GT Championship (Porsche)
1997 GT FIA GT Championship, Class GT1 18.
1996   BPR GT Series, 7. (McLaren)
  Japanese GT Series, Champion (McLaren)
1995   BPR GT Series, Champion (McLaren)
1994   BPR GT Series
1993   Maserati Barchetta Cup, Champion
1992   Maserati Barchetta Cup, Champion
1991   Maserati Barchetta Cup
1990   IMSA Series (Jaguar)
1989   IMSA Series, Champion (Jaguar)
1988   Sportscar World Championship, Champion (Jaguar)
1987   Formula 3 (83-84)
  europ. Formula Super V (79-81)
  Danish Formula Ford (74-75)
  Karting (72-74)
1986 F.2 FIA Formula 3000 Int. Championship 6.
1985 F.2 FIA Formula 3000 Int. Championship 4.
Ralt Racing , Ralt RT20 - Cosworth
11 of 11 races 1 Win


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Legend :

Intermediate standings during the current season.
Wins and Top-Positions in season standings are marked.
When racing in several series in a season the chronologically later participation is always on top.