Complete Archive of Michael DeFontes

Pocono 500 MilesCamel GT 500 Grand Prix at Pocono11.9.1983
72The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGTO
The Foreign Car (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 13th
Grid: 37th (1:49.691) - 38th fastest qualifier
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Daytona 24 Hours22nd Annual SunBank 24 at Daytona Camel GT5.2.1984
0101 - Porsche Carrera RSR - THR Foreign CarPorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGTO
THR Foreign Car (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Pat Lott (USA)/Jerry Kennedy (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 33rd
Grid: 80th (2:22.092)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 27/01/2004Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
Road Atlanta 500 KilometresRoad Atlanta Camel GT8.4.1984
01The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGTO
THR Foreign Car (USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 27th
Grid: 50th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Charlotte 300 Kilometres IMSA GTOCamel GT Grand Prix of Charlotte18.5.1985
39The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGTO
(USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 14th
Grid: 25th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Watkins Glen 3 Hours - Grand TouringCamel Continental Watkins Glen6.7.1985
39The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGTO
(USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 20th
Grid: 28th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Pocono 500 KilometresCamel GT 500 Grand Prix at Pocono8.9.1985
34The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGTO
(USA)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 23rd
Grid: 39th (1:38.476)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Watkins Glen 6 HoursFirst Union Six Hours of the Glen Presented by Acxiom9.6.1996
19The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 # (GT Performance) - Porsche F6 N/AGTS-2
Sherwin Williams Racing-
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 30th - did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 27th (2:09.757) - 29th fastest qualifier
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Mosport 3 HoursChrysler Mosport 50025.8.1996
1919 - Porsche 911 (GT Performance) - Sherwin Williams RacingPorsche 911 # (GT Performance) - Porsche F6 N/AGTS-2
Sherwin Williams RacingClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 29th (1:38.590)
Colours: white (+blue)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 26/02/2003Photo by courtesy of: Chris Mann
3 h Daytona6.10.1996
19The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 # (GT Performance) - Porsche F6 N/AGTS-2
Sherwin Williams RacingClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: George Hulse (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 58th (2:13.898)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Sebring 12 HoursSuperflo 12 Hours presented by Chrysler15.3.1997
5757 - Nissan 240SX (Kryderacing) - KryderacingNissan 240SX # (Kryderacing) - Nissan V6 N/AGTS-3
Kryderacing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Luis Sereix (USA)/Reed Kryder (USA)/Frank Del Vecchio (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 56th
Grid: 60th (2:22.190)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 13/01/2014Photo by courtesy of: John Cody
Daytona Test11.1.1998
11The car is not available on a photoHawk MD3R # - Mazda N/ACA
Genesis RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Rick Fairbanks (USA)/Chuck Goldsborough (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)/Dan Lewis (USA)Result: 18th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Daytona 24 HoursRolex 24 at Daytona1.2.1998
11The car is not available on a photoHawk MD3R # - Mazda N/ACA
Genesis Racing National PaintballOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Rick Fairbanks (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)/Chuck Goldsborough (USA)/Dan Lewis (USA)/Mark Newhaus (USA)
listed, never drove:
Roger Mandeville (USA)
Result: 74th - did not finish (Mechanical)
Grid: 25th (1:51.467)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Sebring 12 HoursThe 46th Annual Superflo 12 Hours at Sebring22.3.1998
1212 - Hawk MD3R Mazda - Genesis RacingHawk MD3R # - Mazda N/AWSC
Genesis RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Chuck Goldsborough (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)/Mark Neuhaus (USA)/Rick Fairbanks (USA)
listed, never drove:
Dan Lewis (USA)
Result: 26th
Grid: 11th (2:06.972) - 12th fastest qualifier
Colours: silver (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 11/03/2005Photo by courtesy of: Michael O. Crews
Road Atlanta IMSASports Car Grand Prix at Road Atlanta21.6.1998
11The car is not available on a photoKudzu DG-2 WSC # - Buick N/AWSC
Genesis RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Mark Neuhaus (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)/Jeff Glenn (USA)Result: did not start
Grid: 20th (1:32.875) - 21st fastest qualifier
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Watkins Glen 6 HoursFirst Union 6 Hours Watkins Glen23.8.1998
78The car is not available on a photoMazda RX-7 - Mazda RotaryGT2
Mostly MazdaClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Brian Richards (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 23rd
Grid: 33rd (no time)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Daytona 24 HoursRolex 24 at Daytona31.1.1999
2424 - Ferrari 348 - Michael JacobsFerrari 348 - Ferrari Tipo F119 V8 4v DOHC 3405 cc N/AGT3
Michael Jacobs (USA)-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Michael Jacobs (USA)/George Biskup (USA)/John Steinmetz (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)/Frank Del Vecchio (USA)Result: 53rd - did not finish (Accident damage)
Grid: 78th (2:12.863)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Pirelli
Photo updated: 27/02/2015Photo by courtesy of: Henri Greuter
USRRC Lime RockDodge Dealers Grand Prix31.5.1999
17The car is not available on a photoCourage C41 #02 - Chevrolet N/ACA
Jacobs Motorsports Ltd. (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Michael Jacobs (USA)/Jacek Mucha (CDN)/Frank Del Vecchio (USA)
listed, never drove:
Michael DeFontes (GB)
Result: did not start (Gearbox/Engine)
Grid: 25th (3:03.153)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
USRRC Lime RockDodge Dealers Grand Prix31.5.1999
7171 - Chevrolet Camaro - Dura MotorsportsChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV N/AGT3
Dura MotorsportsClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Michael DeFontes (GB)/Chris Thompson (USA)
DNS:
Jerry Thompson (USA)
Result: 18th
Grid: 20th (1:02.436)
Colours: silver
Tyres: Hoosier
Photo updated: 11/06/2006Photo by courtesy of: Tom Hildreth Photography
USRRC Mid-OhioU.S. Road Racing Classic6.6.1999
17The car did not arriveCourage C41 #02 - Chevrolet N/ACA
Jacobs Motorsports Ltd./Orion Racing (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Michael Jacobs (USA)/Jacek Mucha (CDN)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
USRRC Mid-OhioU.S. Road Racing Classic6.6.1999
7171 - Chevrolet Camaro - Dura MotorsportsChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV N/AGT2
Dura MotorsportsClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Michael DeFontes (GB)/Chris Thompson (USA)/Jerry Thompson (USA)Result: 15th
Grid: 18th (1:35.999)
Colours: silver
Tyres: Hoosier
Photo updated: 20/05/2012Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
Daytona 24 HoursRolex 24 at Daytona6.2.2000
71The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Camaro Z28 # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 6300 cc N/AAGT
Dura - The Fitted GarageClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Jerry Thompson (USA)/Chris Thompson (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)
listed, never drove:
Kerry Hitt (USA)
Result: did not qualify
Grid: 89th (2:20.888)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
USRRC Lime Rock GT RaceDodge Dealers Grand Prix29.5.2000
71The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 6300 cc N/AAGT
Dura "Fitted Garage" MotorsportClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Doug Mills (CDN)/Joe Danaher (USA)/Chris Thompson (USA)
listed, never drove:
Michael DeFontes (GB)
Result: 18th - did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 12th (1:02.945)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Mid-Ohio 250 MilesU.S. Road Racing Classic4.6.2000
71The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 6300 cc N/AAGT
Dura "Fitted Garage" MotorsportClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Doug Mills (CDN)/Chris Thompson (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)
DNS:
Joe Danaher (USA)
Result: 34th - did not finish (Differential)
Grid: 39th (1:38.222)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Daytona 250 Miles Paul ReverePaul Revere 250 at Daytona29.6.2000
71The car did not arriveChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 6300 cc N/AAGT
Michael DeFontesClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Doug Mills (CDN)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Watkins Glen 6 HoursBosch Sports Car Summerfest17.8.2000
71The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 6300 cc N/AAGT
Dura "Fitted Garage" MotorsportClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Jerry Thompson (USA)/Chris Thompson (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: did not start (Engine)
Grid: (2:08.523) - 51st fastest qualifier
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Daytona Test6.1.2001
46The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette #046 (Eddins) - Chevrolet V8 N/AAGT
ACP Motorsports (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Kerry Hitt (USA)/Jerry Thompson (USA)/Chris Thompson (USA)/Jim Crist (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 54th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Daytona 24 HoursRolex 24 at Daytona4.2.2001
4646 - Chevrolet Corvette #046 (Eddins) - ACP MotorsportsChevrolet Corvette #046 (Eddins) - Chevrolet V8 5800 cc N/AAGT
ACP Motorsports (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Kerry Hitt (USA)
DNS:
Jerry Thompson (USA), Joe Nagle (USA), Rodger Bogusz (USA); preliminary session only: Chris Thompson (USA), Michael DeFontes (GB); listed, never drove: Jim Crist (USA)
Result: 65th
Grid: 64th (1:57.335)
Colours: dark blue/white (+brown/red)
Tyres: Hoosier
Photo updated: 26/02/2003Photo by courtesy of: Tropic Zone Racing
Mid-Ohio 250 MilesConAgra Foods 250 U.S. Road Racing Classic10.6.2001
1919 - Chevrolet Camaro - Tempur RacingChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 6300 cc N/AGTS
Tempur RacingClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: David Brown (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)/Chris Thompson (USA)Result: 26th
Grid: 38th (no time)
Colours: silver/green (+black)
Tyres: Hoosier
Photo updated: 19/05/2008Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
GP Trois Rivières - GT RaceLe Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières4.8.2001
44The car is not available on a photoSaleen Mustang SR #SAR 00-002 - Ford 5800 cc N/ASGS
TF RacingClosed bodywork
-
Driven by: Michael DeFontes (GB)/David Brown (USA)Result: 13th
Grid: 14th (1:12.853)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
GP Trois RivièresLe Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières5.8.2001
19The car did not arriveChevrolet Camaro # - Chevrolet V8/90° 2v OHV 6300 cc N/AGTS
Tempur RacingClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Frank Del Vecchio (USA)/Chris Thompson (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Daytona 24 HoursRolex 24 at Daytona3.2.2002
0606 - Riley & Scott Mk III Ford #011 - Jacobs MotorsportsRiley & Scott Mk III #011 - Ford V8/90° 2v OHV 6000 cc N/ASRP
Jacobs Motorsports (USA)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Ian James (USA)/Michael Jacobs (USA)/John Paul, Jr. (USA)/Travis Duder (USA)
DNS:
Michael DeFontes (GB); listed, never drove: Todd Snyder (USA)
Result: 74th - did not finish (Timing chain)
Grid: 12th (1:45.634)
Colours: yellow
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 09/05/2002Photo by courtesy of: Michael O. Crews
Daytona 24 HoursRolex 24 at Daytona3.2.2002
7171 - Chevrolet Corvette (Hitt) - ACP MotorsportsChevrolet Corvette (Hitt) - Chevrolet V8 5700 cc N/AAGT
ACP MotorsportsClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Chris Thompson (USA)/Jerry Thompson (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)/David Brown (USA)Result: did not qualify
Grid:
Colours: white (+red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 13/04/2007Photo by courtesy of: Nigel Dobbie
Mont-Tremblant 6 Hours6 Heures du Circuit Mont-Tremblant15.9.2002
47The car is not available on a photoSaleen Mustang SR #SAR 00-002 - Ford V8 5800 cc N/AGTS
TF RacingClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Michael DeFontes (GB)/Shane Lewis (USA)/John Kohler (USA)
DNS:
Gary R. Smith (USA)
Result: 18th - did not finish (Lost wheel => accident)
Grid: 18th (no time)
Colours: black (+orange/yellow)
Tyres: Goodyear
Daytona Test7.1.2006
48The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette #1G1YSS60X5126379 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT
WTF EngineeringClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Hans Hauser (CH)/Robert Dubler (CH)/Toni Seiler (CH)/DeFontesResult: 65th
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Daytona 24 HoursRolex 24 At Daytona29.1.2006
4848 - Chevrolet Corvette #1G1YSS60X5126379 - WTF EngineeringChevrolet Corvette #1G1YSS60X5126379 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT
WTF EngineeringClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Toni Seiler (CH)/Robert Dubler (CH)/Hans Hauser (CH)/Michael DeFontes (GB)/Kurt Thiel (DK)
listed, never drove:
Hans Egenter (CH)
Result: 53rd - did not finish (Piston)
Grid: 59th (2:00.865) - 61st fastest qualifier
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Michael O. Crews
Watkins Glen 6 HoursWatkins Glen Indy Grand Prix and Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen3.6.2006
4646 - Chevrolet Corvette #1G1YY22G2X5125945 - Michael Baughman RacingChevrolet Corvette #1G1YY22G2X5125945 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT
Michael Baughman Racing (USA)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Michael DeFontes (GB)/Michael Baughman (USA)/Mike Yeakle (USA)Result: 38th - did not finish
Grid: 41st (2:07.006) - 44th fastest qualifier
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Photo updated: 10/07/2008Photo by courtesy of: Mark Windecker
Daytona Test6.1.2007
48The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette #1G1YSS60X5126379 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT
WTF EngineeringClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Hans Hauser (CH)/Robert Dubler (CH)/Ed Magner (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 62nd
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Daytona 24 HoursRolex 24 at Daytona28.1.2007
4848 - Chevrolet Corvette #1G1YSS60X5126379 - WTF EngineeringChevrolet Corvette #1G1YSS60X5126379 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT
WTF EngineeringClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Hans Hauser (CH)/Robert Dubler (CH)/Ed Magner (USA)/Michael DeFontes (GB)Result: 67th - did not finish
Grid: 64th (1:58.864) - 63rd fastest qualifier
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Hoosier
Photo updated: 13/04/2007Photo by courtesy of: Michael O. Crews
Daytona 24 Hours50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona29.1.2012
3434 - Porsche 997 GT3 Cup #WP0ZZZ99Z7S798095 - Orbit/GMGPorsche 997 GT3 Cup #WP0ZZZ99Z7S798095 - Porsche F6 4v DOHC N/AGT
Orbit/GMGClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Michael DeFontes (GB)/Miro Konôpka (SK)/Phil Fogg (USA)/Jan Vonka (CZ)/Ronald Van De Laar (NL)Result: 48th - did not finish (Transmission)
Grid: 54th (1:54.402) - 53rd fastest qualifier
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Continental
Photo updated: 08/07/2020Photo by courtesy of: Michael O. Crews and Fred Lewis
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