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Programme Cover - World Sports Prototype Championship Spa 1989
Event: WSPC - Coupes de SpaDate: 17.9.1989
Track: Spa-Francorchamps (B), 6.940 kmsDistance: 480 kilometresAttendance: 15000

World Sports Prototype Championship Spa

Start time: 14:00; Grid: unknown; Weather: warm, dry

Entered: 42

Practiced: 39

Started: 38

Classified: 22

Group C1 (C1) : P:24, ST:24, CL:12

Group C2 (C2) : P:13, ST:13, CL:9

IMSA GTP (GTP) : P:1, ST:1, CL:1

Entry List
Entry List - World Sports Prototype Championship Spa 1989
Photos by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman (38), Yves Vandersmissen (23) and Jules Spitz (2)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 28/05/2005 Last photo update on this page: 24/03/2014
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11 - Jaguar XJR-11 #189 (Advanced) - Silk Cut JaguarJaguar XJR-11 #189 (Advanced) - Jaguar Sport JV6 V6 3500 cc TurboC1
Silk Cut Jaguar (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jan Lammers (NL)/Patrick Tambay (F)Result: did not finish (Turbocharger)
Grid: 2nd (2:07.484)
Colours: white/violet (+yellow)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
1T1T - Jaguar XJR-9 #TWR-J12C-588 (Advanced) - Silk Cut JaguarJaguar XJR-9 #TWR-J12C-588 (Advanced) - Jaguar TWR Jaguar V12/Alan Scott V12/60° 2v 6995.3 cc N/AC1
Silk Cut Jaguar (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Andy Wallace (GB)/John Nielsen (DK)Result: practiced only
Grid: T-car (no time)
Colours: white/violet (+yellow)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
22 - Jaguar XJR-11 #289 (Advanced) - Silk Cut JaguarJaguar XJR-11 #289 (Advanced) - Jaguar Sport JV6 V6 3500 cc TurboC1
Silk Cut Jaguar (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Nielsen (DK)/Andy Wallace (GB)Result: did not finish (Electrics)
Grid: 3rd (2:08.653)
Colours: white/violet (+yellow)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
55 - Porsche 962 C #003BM (Thompson) - Repsol Brun MotorsportPorsche 962 C #003BM (Thompson) - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Repsol Brun Motorsport (CH)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Harald Huysman (B)/Uwe Schäfer (D)Result: did not finish (DQ - illegal battery replacement)
Grid: 11th (2:14.631)
Colours: yellow/blue
Tyres: Yokohama
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
66 - Porsche 962 C #150 - Repsol Brun MotorsportPorsche 962 C #150 - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Repsol Brun Motorsport (CH)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Walter Brun (CH)/Jésus Pareja (E)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 16th (2:18.189)
Colours: dark blue/white/orange/red
Tyres: Yokohama
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen and Dan Morgan Mendaman
77 - Porsche 962 C #011 - Joest RacingPorsche 962 C #011 - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc Twin-TurboC1
Joest Racing (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bob Wollek (F)/Frank Jelinski (D)Result: 2nd (2m16s181 behind the winner)
Grid: 4th (2:08.941)
Colours: white (+blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen and Dan Morgan Mendaman
88 - Porsche 962 C #004=>104C - Joest RacingPorsche 962 C #004=>104C - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc 2xKKKC1
Joest Racing (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Henri Pescarolo (F)/Jean-Louis Ricci (F)Result: 6th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 19th (2:18.523)
Colours: white (+blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman and Yves Vandersmissen
1010 - Porsche 962 CK6 #CK6/02 (Kremer) - Porsche KremerPorsche 962 CK6 #CK6/02 (Kremer) - Porsche F6 4xOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Porsche Kremer (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: George Fouché (ZA)/Giovanni Lavaggi (I)Result: 10th (4 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 15th (2:17.260)
Colours: white
Tyres: Yokohama
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen
1313 - Cougar C22S Porsche #03 - Courage CompetitionCougar C22S #03 - Porsche Type 935/82 F6 2994 cc TurboC1
Courage Competition (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pascal Fabre (F)/Hervé Regout (B)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 18th (2:18.519)
Colours: blue/black
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman and Yves Vandersmissen
1414 - Porsche 962 C GTi #201 (RLR) - Richard Lloyd RacingPorsche 962 C #201 (RLR) - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Richard Lloyd Racing (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Tiff Needell (GB)/Steven Andskar (S)
listed, never drove:
Derek Bell (GB)
Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 10th (2:13.265)
Colours: black
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 28/05/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jules Spitz
1616 - Porsche 962 C #006BM (Thompson) - Repsol Brun MotorsportPorsche 962 C #006BM (Thompson) - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Repsol Brun Motorsport (CH)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Oscar Larrauri (RA)/Roland Ratzenberger (A)
listed, never drove:
Sarel van der Merwe (ZA)
Result: 4th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 9th (2:12.907)
Colours: orange
Tyres: Yokohama
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen and Jules Spitz
1818 - Aston Martin AMR1 #05 (Courtaulds) - Aston MartinAston Martin AMR1 #05 (Courtaulds) - Aston Martin RDP87/Callaway V8/90° 4v 6000 cc N/AC1
Aston Martin (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Stanley Dickens (S)/Brian Redman (GB)
listed, never drove:
David Leslie (GB)
Result: 7th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 32nd (2:29.769)
Colours: white/blue/red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen
1919 - Aston Martin AMR1 #04 (Courtaulds) - Aston MartinAston Martin AMR1 #04 (Courtaulds) - Aston Martin RDP87/Callaway V8/90° 4v 6000 cc N/AC1
Aston Martin (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: David Leslie (GB)/Michael Roe (IRL)
listed, never drove:
Stanley Dickens (S)
Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 13th (2:17.082)
Colours: white/blue/red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen and Dan Morgan Mendaman
2020 - Porsche 962 C #SH962/89-01 (Schuppan) - Team DaveyPorsche 962 C #SH962/89-01 (Schuppan) - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Team Davey (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Vern Schuppan (AUS)/Tim Lee-Davey (GB)
listed, never drove:
Tom Dodd-Noble (GB)
Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 24th (2:22.538)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
2121 - Spice SE89C Ford #004 - Spice EngineeringSpice SE89C #004 - Ford Cosworth DFZ V8/90° 4v DOHC 3500 cc N/AC1
Spice Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Eliseo Salazar (RCH)/Ray Bellm (GB)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 8th (2:11.067)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman and Yves Vandersmissen
2222 - Spice SE89C Ford #003 - Spice EngineeringSpice SE89C #003 - Ford Cosworth DFZ V8 3500 cc N/AC1
Spice Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Wayne Taylor (ZA)/Thorkild Thyrring (DK)Result: 5th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 14th (2:17.164)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
2323 - Nissan R89C #01 (Lola) - Nissan MotorsportsNissan R89C #01 (Lola) - Nissan VRH35Z V8/90° 4v DOHC 3496 cc 2xIHIC1
Nissan Motorsports (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Julian Bailey (GB)/Mark Blundell (GB)
DNS:
Andrew Gilbert-Scott (GB)
Result: 3rd (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid: 7th (2:10.445)
Colours: blue/white/red
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman and Yves Vandersmissen
3434 - Porsche 962 C #110CK-2 (Thompson) - Porsche AlmérasPorsche 962 C #110CK-2 (Thompson) - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Porsche Alméras (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacques Alméras (F)/Jean-Marie Alméras (F)Result: 21st (16 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 27th (2:24.631)
Colours: blue/white
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen and Dan Morgan Mendaman
3737 - Toyota 89C-V #07 - Toyota Tom'sToyota 89C-V #07 - Toyota R32V V8/90° 4v DOHC 3169 cc 2xToyota CT26-RTC1
Toyota Tom's (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Johnny Dumfries (GB)/Geoff Lees (GB)Result: 8th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 5th (2:09.085)
Colours: yellow/white (+black)
Tyres: Bridgestone
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman and Yves Vandersmissen
4040 - Porsche 962 C #131 - Swiss Team SalaminPorsche 962 C #131 - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Swiss Team Salamin (CH)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Antoine Salamin (CH)/Max Cohen-Olivar (MA)Result: 16th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 33rd (2:31.599)
Colours: white (+purple/light blue/black)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
6161 - Sauber-Mercedes C9/88 #88-C9-06 - Team SauberSauber C9/88 #88-C9-06 - Mercedes M119 V8/90° 4v 4973 cc 2xKKK K27C1
Team Sauber (CH/D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mauro Baldi (I)/Kenny Acheson (GB)Result: winner - (183.005 kph) - margin: 2m16s181
Grid: 1st (2:05.900)
Colours: silver
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman and Yves Vandersmissen
6262 - Sauber-Mercedes C9/88 #88-C9-05 - Team SauberSauber C9/88 #88-C9-05 - Mercedes M119 V8/90° 4v 4973 cc 2xKKK K27C1
Team Sauber (CH/D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jean-Louis Schlesser (F)/Jochen Mass (D)Result: did not finish (Fuel pump)
Grid: 6th (2:10.179)
Colours: silver
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen and Dan Morgan Mendaman
62T62T - Sauber-Mercedes C9/88 #88-C9-04? - Team SauberSauber C9/88 #88-C9-04? - Mercedes M119 V8/90° 4v 4973 cc 2xKKK K27C1
Team Sauber (CH/D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mauro Baldi (I)/Kenny Acheson (GB)Result: practiced only
Grid: T-car
Colours: silver
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
171171 - Spice SE88C Ford #003 - Team MakoSpice SE88C #003 - Ford Cosworth DFL/Mader V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
Team Mako (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Robbie Stirling (CDN)/James Shead (GB)Result: 11th 1st in C2 (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 17th (2:18.305)
Colours: dark blue (+blue/silver/red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 08/08/2010Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman
176176 - ALD 06 BMW #C2/06 - Louis DescartesALD 06 #C2/06 - BMW M88 L6 4v 3500 cc N/AC2
Louis Descartes (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: François Wettling (F)/Thierry Lecerf (F)Result: 22nd (20 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 38th (2:45.505)
Colours: blue
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Yves Vandersmissen
201201 - Mazda 767B #001 - MazdaspeedMazda 767B #001 - Mazda 13J Racing 4R 2616 cc RotaryGTP
Mazdaspeed (J)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: /David Kennedy (IRL)/Pierre Dieudonné (B)Result: 9th 1st in GTP (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 21st (2:19.610)
Colours: white
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Dan Morgan Mendaman and Yves Vandersmissen
No photos available:
15The car is not available on a photoPorsche 962 C #200 (RLR) - Porsche F6 4v DOHC TurboC1
Richard Lloyd Racing (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Steven Andskar (S)/James Weaver (GB)Result: car not used
Colours: red (+white)
Tyres: Goodyear
17The car is not available on a photoPorsche 962 C #141 - Porsche F6 4v DOHC 2994 cc TurboC1
Dauer Racing (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jochen Dauer (D)
listed, never drove:
Will Hoy (GB), Mike Baretta (I)
Result: did not finish (Withdrawn)
Grid: 34th (2:34.582)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
26The car is not available on a photoSpice SE88C #005 - Ford Cosworth DFZ V8/90° 4v DOHC N/AC1
France Prototeam (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Claude Ballot-Léna (F)/Bernard Thuner (CH)Result: car not used
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
29The car is not available on a photoLancia LC2/89 #0008 (Dallara) - Ferrari 308C V8/90° 4v DOHC 3000 cc 2xKKKC1
Mussato Action (I)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Franco Scapini (I)/Bruno Giacomelli (I)
listed, never drove:
Massimo Monti (I)
Result: did not finish (DQ - push start on grid)
Grid: 25th (2:22.677)
Colours: red (+turquoise)
Tyres: Dunlop
72The car is not available on a photoPorsche 962 C #130 - Porsche F6 4v DOHC TurboC1
Obermaier Primagaz (D)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jürgen Lässig (D)/Pierre Yver (F)Result: 12th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 29th (2:27.478)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
101The car is not available on a photoSpice SE89C #006 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8 3300 cc N/AC2
Chamberlain Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Fermin Velez (E)/Nick Adams (GB)Result: 13th (6 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 12th (2:16.831)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
102The car is not available on a photoSpice SE86C #002 - Hart 418T L4 4v DOHC 1873 cc 1xHolsetC2
Chamberlain Engineering (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Luigi Taverna (I)/Hendrik ten Cate (NL)
listed, never drove:
Richard Williams (GB)
Result: did not finish (Out of fuel)
Grid: 31st (2:28.611)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
103The car is not available on a photoSpice SE88C #002 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
France Prototeam (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Bernard Thuner (CH)/Claude Ballot-Léna (F)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 20th (2:19.516)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
105The car is not available on a photoTiga GC289 #336=>368 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
Porto Kaleo Team (Roy Baker Racing) (I)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jean-Pierre Frey (CH)/Stefano Sebastiani (I)
listed, never drove:
Vito Veninata (I)
Result: 19th (11 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 37th (2:43.237)
Colours: light blue
Tyres: Goodyear
106The car is not available on a photoTiga GC288 #365 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
Porto Kaleo Team (I)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pasquale Barberio (I)/Ranieri Randaccio (I)Result: 15th (6 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 30th (2:28.201)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
107The car is not available on a photoTiga GC289 #372 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
Tiga Race Team (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jari Nurminen (SF)Carlo Rossi (I)
listed, never drove:
Tony Trevor (GB)
Result: did not finish (Electrics)
Grid: 22nd (2:20.559)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
108The car is not available on a photoSpice SE87C #003 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
RBR GP Motorsport (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Philippe de Henning (F)
DNS:
Dudley Wood (GB)
Result: 18th (10 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 28th (2:25.207)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
111The car is not available on a photoSpice SE88C #001 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
PC Automotive (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Richard Piper (GB)/Olindo Iacobelli (USA)Result: 14th (6 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 23rd (2:22.290)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
151The car is not available on a photoSpice SE86C #001 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
Lombardi Racing (CH)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Pierre-Alain Lombardi (CH)/Bruno Sotty (F)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 26th (2:23.280)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
177The car is not available on a photoALD C289 #1 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8 3300 cc N/AC2
Louis Descartes (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Alain Serpaggi (F)/Marc Fontan (F)Result: 17th (9 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 35th (2:39.138)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Goodyear
178The car is not available on a photoTiga GC289 #373 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
Didier Bonnet (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Patrick Oudet (F)/Gérard Tremblay (F)
listed, never drove:
Joel Aulen (F)
Result: 20th (11 laps behind the winner)
Grid: 36th (2:43.232)
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
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Photos by: Dan Morgan Mendaman (3) and Yves Vandersmissen (1)
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