David Hobbs
David Hobbs is een Engelse coureur die tegenwoordig al jaren in de Verenigde Staten woont. Hij reed in alles wat wielen had, van kleine Triumphs, tot dikke BMW toerwagens, CanAm, enkele races Formule 1 en de legendarische Porsche 917 en 956.

David Hobbs is a British racing driver who lives in the Unitd States since quite some time. He drove everything that had wheels and an engine. From little Triumphs to BMW touring cars, CanAm, some F1 races and the legendary Porsche 917 and 956.


June 9 juni 1939
Year#

Team & results

In mijn collectie / my collection

1989  15
race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
driver: Damon Hill (GB) / David Hobbs (GB) / Steven Andskar (S)
Team: Richard Lloyd Racing (GB)
car: Porsche 962 GTi
result: dnf / 228 laps

Spark S 1913
1988  7
race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
driver: David Hobbs (GB) / Didier Theys (B) / Franz Konrad (A)
Team: Joest Racing (D)
car: Porsche 962C
result: 5th / 380 laps

Spark S 0937
1986  19
race: IMSA - Portland 300km
drivers: David Hobbs (GB) / John Watson (GB)
team: BMW North America (D) / team MacLaren BMW (USA)
car: BMW GTP (March 86G)
result: 4th / 97 laps

Spark S 3571
1985  33
race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
drivers: David Hobbs (GB) / Guy Edwards (GB) / Jo Gartner (A)
team: John Fitzpatrick Racing (GB)
car: Porsche 956
result: 4th / 365 laps

Quartzo Q3076
1984  33  race: round 6 - 1000km Mosport
drivers: Rupert Keegan (GB) / David Hobbs (GB) / Franz Konrad (A)
team: John Fitzpatrick Racing (GB)
car: Porsche 956
result: 2nd / 245 laps

Quartzo Q3066
1983  11  race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
drivers: John Fitzpatrick (GB) / David Hobbs (GB) / Dieter Quester (A)
team:
John Fitzpatrick Racing (GB)
car: Porsche 956
result: dnf / 135 laps

Minichamps MC 430 836511
1982  79 
race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
drivers: John Fitzpatrick (GB) / David Hobbs (GB)
team: John Fitzpatrick Racing (GB)
car: Joest Porsche 935/78-81
result: 4th / 327 laps

Spark S 1925
1978  2  race: IMSA 100 mijl / mile Sears Point
drivers: David Hobbs (GB)
team: BMW North America / MacLaren BMW Team (USA)
car: BMW 320i
result: 1st / 40 laps

Quartzo Q 3037
1976  24  race: 24 uur / hours Daytona
drivers: David Hobbs (GB) / Benny Parsons (USA)
team: BMW North America (USA)
car: BMW 3.0 CSL
result: 10th / 481 laps

Spark TSM 114347
1976  1  race: ETCC - Tourist Trophy Silverstone
driver: Derek Bell (GB) / David Hobbs (GB)
team: British Leyland / Broadspeed (GB)
car: Jaguar XJ12C
result: dnf / 30 laps
  
including movie

Spark S 0779
1973  73 race: CanAm Championship - Watkins Glen
drivers: David Hobbs (GB)
team: Roy Woods Racing (USA)
car: Mclaren M20 - Chevrolet
result: 2nd / 60 laps

Spark S 1117
1971  6
race: 24 uur / hours Daytona
drivers: 
Mark Donohue (USA) / David Hobbs (GB)
team:
Penske Racing (USA)
car: Ferrari 512M
result: 3rd / 674 laps

Brumm R 229
1971  3
race: 1000km Brands Hatch
drivers:
David Hobbs (GB) / Josť Juncadella (E)
team:
Escuderia Montjuich
car: 
Ferrari 512M
result: 5th / 227 laps

Fabbri Ferrari Racing Collection 32
1970  22
race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
drivers: David Hobbs (GB) / Mike Hailwood (GB)
team: Gulf Racing - John Wyer Automotive Engineering (GB)
car: Porsche 917K
result: dnf / 49 laps

Spark S 1971
1969
 7
race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
drivers: David Hobbs (GB) / Mike Hailwood (GB)
team: Gulf Racing - John Wyer Automotive Engineering (GB)
car: Ford GT 40
result: 3rd / 369 laps


Jouef Evolution
1968  10
race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
drivers:
Paul Hawkins (AUS) / David Hobbs (GB)
team: Gulf Racing - John Wyer
Automotive Engineering (GB)
car: Ford GT 40
result: dnf / 107 laps
  
including movie

Bang 7073
1965  52  race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
drivers: David Hobbs (GB) / Rob Slotemaker (NL)
team: Triumph Standard (GB)
car: Triumph Spitfire
result: dnf / 71 laps
   
including movie

Spark S 1415
1962  44  race: 24 uur / hours Le Mans
drivers: David Hobbs (GB) / Frank Gardner (AUS)
team: Lotus Engineering (GB)
car: Lotus Elite
result: 8th / 286 laps

including movie

Ixo LMC 119