Last name
Van de Poele
First names
Eric Francis Edouard Ghislain Thérèse
Nickname
Nationality
Belgium Belgium
Born the
30/09/1961 - Verviers (Belgique)
Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Dist
Avg.
Best Lap
Retired
1992 Retired
31 See car Peugeot Talbot Sport (F) PEUGEOT 905B Evo 1 Bis LM Peugeot SA35-A2
3499 V10 à 80°
Michelin
C1 Karl Wendlinger (AUT)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
Alain Ferté (F)
208 laps
2828.800 km

3:40.891 

moteur (16eme heure)

1994 Retired
76 See car Clayton Cunningham Racing Inc. (USA) NISSAN 300 ZX Nissan
2960 V6 à 60° Bi-turbo
Yokohama
IMSA GTS Eric Van de Poele (B)
Paul Gentilozzi (USA)
Shunji Kasuya (J)
25 laps
340.000 km

4:09.780 

distribution (4eme heure)

1995 Not qualified 12 No photo available Courage Compétition (F) COURAGE C41 Chevrolet
5000 V8
LM WSC Eric Van de Poele (B)
Olivier Beretta (F-MCO)
Matiaz Tomlje (SVK)
 

Non qualifiés (Manque 12kg)

1996 Retired
17 See car Racing for Belgium / Team Scandia (B) FERRARI 333 SP LM Ferrari F310E
3997 V12 à 65°
Pirelli
IMSA-WSC Eric Van de Poele (B)
Marc Goossens (B)
Eric Bachelart (B)
208 laps
2828.800 km

3:46.958
Eric Van de Poele (B) 

Sortie de route (16eme heure)

1997 Retired
22 See car (NISMO) Nissan Motorsports (J / TWR (GB) NISSAN R390 GT1 Nissan VRH35
3496 V8 à 90° Bi-turbo
Bridgestone
LM GT1 Riccardo Patrese (I)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
Aguri Suzuki (J)
121 laps
1646.200 km

3:50.203 

Boite de vitesses (13eme heure)

1998 8th 12 See car Doyle-Risi Racing (USA) FERRARI 333 SP Ferrari F310E
3997 V12 à 65°
Pirelli
LMP1
(1st)
Wayne Taylor (USA-ZA)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
Fermin Velez (SP)
332 laps
4516.860 km

188.200 km/h
3:50.746 

1999 Not leaving 23 No photo available Nissan Motorsports (J) NISSAN R391 Nissan VRH50A
4997 V8 à 90°
Bridgestone
LM P Aguri Suzuki (J)
Masami Kageyama (J)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
 

Sortie de piste aux essais

2000 22th 2 See car Team Cadillac / Bill Riley (USA) CADILLAC Northstar LMP Northstar
3997 V8 à 90° Bi-Turbo
Pirelli
LM P900
(12th)
Wayne Taylor (USA-ZA)
'Max' Angelelli (I)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
287 laps
3903.200 km

162.630 km/h
3.44.852 

2001 3rd 8 No photo available Team Bentley (GB) BENTLEY EXP Speed 8 Audi
3596 V8 à 90° Bi-turbo
Dunlop
LM GTP
(1st)
'Andy' Wallace (GB)
'Butch' Leitzinger (USA)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
306 laps
4161.600 km

173.400 km/h
3:42:713 

2002 4th 8 No photo available Team Bentley (GB) BENTLEY EXP Speed 8 Bentley (Audi)
3995 V8 à 90° Bi-turbo
Dunlop
LM GTP
(1st)
'Andy' Wallace (GB)
'Butch' Leitzinger (USA)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
362 laps
4941.300 km

205.880 km/h
3:39.484 

2008 Retired
83 See car Risi Competizione (USA) FERRARI F430 GTC Ferrari
3996 V8 à 90°
Michelin
LM GT2 Tracy Krohn (USA)
'Nic' Jönsson (S)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
12 laps
163.540 km

195.890 km/h
4:06.199 

Sortie de piste (2eme heure)

2009 22th 83 See car Risi Competizione (USA) FERRARI F430 GTC Ferrari
3996 V8 à 90°
Michelin
LM GT2
(3rd)
Tracy Krohn (USA)
'Nic' Jönsson (S)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
323 laps
4402.160 km

182.870 km/h
4:09.352 

2010 Retired
83 See car Risi Competizione (USA) FERRARI F430 GTC Ferrari
3996 V8 à 90°
Michelin
LM GT2 Tracy Krohn (USA)
'Nic' Jönsson (S)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
197 laps
2684.910 km

176.510 km/h
4:03.036 

Moteur cassé (16 eme heure)


Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Avg.
Best Lap
1995 2nd 12 See car Courage Compétition (F) COURAGE C 41 Chevrolet
5000 V8
LM WSC Eric Van de Poele (B)
Olivier Beretta (F-MCO)
Patrick Lemarie (F)
3:50.650
212.270 km/h
Eric van de Poele (B) 
1996 1st 17 See car Racing for Belgium / Team Scandia (B) FERRARI 333 SP LM Ferrari F310E
3997 V12 à 65°
Pirelli
IMSA-WSC Eric Van de Poele (B)
Marc Goossens (B)
Eric Bachelart (B)
3:47.795
214.930 km/h  
1997 17th 22 See car (NISMO) Nissan Motorsports (J / TWR (GB) NISSAN R390 GT1 Nissan VRH35
3496 V8 à 90° Bi-turbo
Bridgestone
LM GT1 Riccardo Patrese (I)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
3:48.905
213.960 km/h
37 laps 
1998 19th 12 See car Doyle-Risi Racing (USA) FERRARI 333 SP Ferrari F310E
3997 V12 à 65°
Pirelli
LMP1 Wayne Taylor (USA-ZA)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
3:44.442
218.610 km/h  
1999 10th 22 See car Nissan Motorsports (J) NISSAN R391 Nissan VRH50A
4997 V8 à 90°
Bridgestone
LM P Michael Krumm (D)
Satoshi Motoyama (J)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
3:36.955
226.690 km/h
Satoshi Motoyama (J) 
1999 13th 23 No photo available Nissan Motorsports (J) NISSAN R391 Nissan VRH50A
4997 V8 à 90°
Bridgestone
LM P Satoshi Motoyama (J)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
3:38.000
224.670 km/h
Eric Van de Poele (B) 
2000 14th 2 See car Team Cadillac / Bill Riley (USA) CADILLAC Northstar LMP Northstar
3997 V8 à 90° Bi-Turbo
Pirelli
LM P900 Wayne Taylor (USA-ZA)
'Max' Angelelli (I)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
3:45.570
217.120 km/h  
2001 20th 36 No photo available Dick Barbour Racing (USA) REYNARD 01Q-LM Judd GV 675
3397 V8 à 90°
Goodyear
LM P675 Didier de Radigues (B)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
3:44.272
218.380 km/h
Eric Van de Poele (B) 
2002 6th 8 No photo available Team Bentley (GB) BENTLEY EXP Speed 8 Bentley (base Audi) 
3596 V8 à 90° bi-Turbo
Dunlop
LM GTP 'Andy' Wallace (GB)
'Butch' Leitzinger (USA)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
3:34.556
229.030 km/h
88 laps 
2008 49th 83 See car Risi Competizione (USA) FERRARI F430 GT Ferrari
3996 V8 à 90°
Michelin
LM GT2 Tracy Krohn (USA)
'Nic' Jönsson (S)
Eric Van de Poele (B)
4:17.177
190.780 km/h
20 laps 

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