Danner, Christian (D)

b 11/3/1953 (Munich)


1977 - German Renault R5 championship, 2nd. Also competed in European
       Renault R5 championship.
1980 - Raced a BMW M1 in German G4 championship, and two ProCar races
1981 - Signed by BMW for three years to March F2 team.
1982 - March F2
1983 - March F2. Pole at Nurburgring
1984 - F2 (Bob Sparshott team), 4th
1985 - F3000 (Bob Sparshott team) champion. 2 F1 races (Zakspeed), 0 points
       Raced Volvo in European Touring Car Championship
1986 - 16 attempts (6 Osella, 10 Arrows). DNQ=1 (Monaco), 1 point (6th Aut.)
       Drove in Le Mans 24hrs (Sauber Mercedes)
1987 - 16 attempts (Zakspeed). 0 points
1988 - German Touring Cars (Alpina), 2 wins
1989 - 13 attempts (Rial), 0 points. DNQ=9
1990 - Japanese F3000 (Leyton House - 3rd Fuji) & Indycars. German Touring
       Cars (BMW) - 2nd in Spa 24hrs
1991 - German Touring Cars (BMW), Champion
1992 - Touring Cars (BMW) - won 24hr races at Spa, Nurburgring. Indycar
       (Euromotorsport) - 7 races
1993 - 3 Indycar races (Euromotorsports), 2 pts. German Touring Car 
       Championship (Alfa Romeo 155 V6 TI), 5th, 161 points, 1 win:-
       Apr 4    Zolder          2nd, 47:57.85/FL 1:34.09
                Zolder          2nd, 45:28.04
       Apr 18   Hockenheim      8th, 41:40.59
                Hockenheim      6th, 42:38.39
       May 2    Nurburgring     6th, 39:57.00
                Nurburgring     retired, tyres
       May 16   Wunstorf        4th, 35:42.70
                Wunstorf        5th, 32:09.95
       Jun 10   Nurburgring     6th, 35:50.61
                Nurburgring     2nd, 35:22.00
       Jun 27   Norisring       3rd, 39:57.24
                Norisring       3rd, 38:03.27
       Jul 18   Donington Park  1st, 40:41.23/Pole
                Donington Park  2nd, 40:21.55
       Aug 8    Nurburgring     7th, 41:00.22
                Nurburgring     >10th
       Aug 29   Singen          6th, 48:12.28
                Singen          4th, 47:48.75/FL 1:13.28
       Sep 12   Avus            4th, 38:39.50
                Avus            2nd, 38:32.16
       Sep 19   Hockenheim      accident
                Hockenheim      5th, 33:47.65
1994 - 2 Indycar races (Project Indy - at Detroit & Road America), 2 pts, 30th
       German Touring Cars (Alfa Romeo 155 V6 TS), 9th, 88 points:-
       Apr 10   Zolder          10th, 41:14.81
                Zolder          9th, 40:49.18
       Apr 24   Hockenheim      6th, 41:47.64
                Hockenheim      5th, 41:37.80
       May 8    Nurburgring     2nd, 43:34.35
                Nurburgring     2nd, 46:43.33
       Jun 2    Nurburgring     4th, 39:45.97
                Nurburgring     8th, 39:25.27
       Jun 26   Norisring       >10th
                Norisring       >10th
       Jul 17   Donington Park  9th, 40:10.12
                Donington Park  DQ - not enough fuel for analysis
       Jul 24   Diepholz        7th, 39:35.24
                Diepholz        5th, 39:24.99
       Aug 21   Nurburgring     >10th
                Nurburgring     engine
       Sep 4    Avus            10th, 30:49.04
                Avus            >10th
       Sep 18   Singen          5th, 49:10.43
                Singen          >10th
       Oct 9    Hockenheim      10th, 33:17.89
                Hockenheim      6th, 33:06.74
1995 - Alfa (Team Schubel) in GTCC/DTM, 48 points, 9th, 1 win: 
       Apr 23   Hockenheim      >10th
                Hockenheim      9th, -1 lap
       May 7    Avus            8th, 32:19.30
       Jun 25   Norisring       1st, 40:24.08
                Norisring       6th, -1 lap
       Jul 23   Diepholz        8th, 38:40.80
                Diepholz        electrics
       Aug 20   Nurburgring     >10th
                Nurburgring     >10th
       Sep 17   Singen          7th, 47:20.99
                Singen          4th, 36:28.07
       Oct 15   Hockenheim      >10th
                Hockenheim      >10th
       ITC (Alfa Romeo), 22 points, 13th, 1 win:
       May 21   Mugello         >10th
                Mugello         12th, 38:41.11
       Jun 4    Helsinki        1st, 52:21.07
                Helsinki        accident - brakes
       Jul 9    Donington Park  12th, 42:31.66
                Donington Park  9th, 39:38.29
       Aug 6    Estoril         >10th
                Estoril         >10th
       Oct 8    Magny Cours     >10th
                Magny Cours     >10th
       Indycars (Project Indy), 7th Miami - 6 pts, 25th.
1996 - ITC (Fiat Corse Alfa Romeo 155 V6), 15th, 48 points: 
       Apr 14   Hockenheim      -
                Hockenheim      -
       May 12   Nurburgring     9th, 37:36.81
                Nurburgring     10th, 38:02.60
       May 26   Estoril         12th, 35:33.031
                Estoril         13th, 35:32.362
       Jun 9    Helsinki        8th, 48:31.18
                Helsinki        -
       Jun 23   Norisring       accident
                Norisring       -
       Jul 7    Diepholz        -
                Diepholz        -
       Aug 18   Silverstone     10th, 37:46.208
                Silverstone     13th, -1 lap
       Sep 1    Nurburgring     -
                Nurburgring     -
       Sep 15   Magny Cours     -
                Magny Cours     -
       Sep 29   Mugello         -
                Mugello         -
       Oct 13   Hockenheim      7th, 32:48.65
                Hockenheim      6th, 32:30.48
       Oct 27   Sao Paulo       3rd, 39:35.17/Pole
                Sao Paulo       -
       Nov 10   Suzuka          2nd, 38:25.63/Pole/FL 2:05.28
                Suzuka          7th, 38:19.47
1997 - Indycars (Payton-Coyne Lola-Ford T97/00): J29th, 1 pt
       Date     Q       R       Venue           Time/Reason
       8/6      21      12      Detroit         +12.772s
       22/6     26      27      Portland        ret/transmission/26 laps
       Payton-Coyne Reynard-Ford 97I
       31/8     23      23      Vancouver       ret/engine/41 laps
       German Touring Cars (Alfa Romeo 155)
       27/4     Hockenheim      17th, 19:21.070
       27/4     Hockenheim      23rd, -1 lap
       11/5     Zolder          23rd, 21:17.692
       11/5     Zolder          27th, -6 laps
       25/5     Nurburgring     17th, 20:10.302
       25/5     Nurburgring     22nd, ret
       29/6     Norisring       17th, 21:02.189
       29/6     Norisring       accident
       13/7     Wunstorf        18th, 15:01.224
       13/7     Wunstorf        ret
       10/8     Zweibrucken     24th, -1 lap
       10/8     Zweibrucken     21st, -1 lap
2000 - Nurburgring 24 Hrs (Alfa Romeo 156): ret, with N.Larini & S.Modena
2002 - German V8-Star (JAG), 5th Salzburgring.
2005  8th in one off Italian F3000 race (Durango Lola B02/50).
       GP Masters: Kyalami, 7th, 51m19.272
2006  GP Masters
       Apr 29	Losail, QR	2nd, 52m06.562
       Aug 13	Silverstone	3rd, 1h01m45.180
2008  Speedcar Series
       Mar 23	Sepang		13th
       Mar 23	Sepang		12th