Poele, Eric van de (B)

b 30/9/1961 (Verviers)


1984 - French Formula 3
1985 - Belgian Group N, Benelux FF1600
1986 - German F3
1987 - Touring cars (Zakspeed BMW Junior team). Won German Championship, won
       Spa 24 Hrs with Theys and Martin
1988 - Touring cars (Schnitzer BMW)
1989 - F3000 (GA Motorsports)
1990 - F3000 (GA Motorsports), 2nd. 3 wins (Pau, Birmingham, Nogaro)
1991 - 16 F1 attempts (Modena), 0 points. DNQ=15, 9th San Marino
1992 - 13 F1 attempts (10 Motor Racing Developments/Brabham, 3 Fondmetal), 0
       points. DNQ=9
1994 - British Touring Cars (Nissan)
1995 - Sportscars (Ferrari): 1st & 4th in Sebring 12hrs (Drove two cars)
       DNQ Courage-Chevrolet in Le Mans 24hrs.
       Spanish SuperTouring (Nissan Primera), 204 points, 3rd, 4 wins
       (R2 Barcelona, R1 Calafat, R1&2 Barcelona), (2nd R1 Jarama, R1
       Barcelona, R2 Estoril, 3rd R1 Albacete second visit, 4th R1 Estoril,
       R1&2 Jerez, 5th R2 Albacete first visit)
1996 - IMSA (R&S Oldsmobile), 1st Sebring. Le Mans 24hrs (Ferrari 333SP) with 
       M.Goossens & E.Bachelart - retired (accident). Transam (Rocketsports
       Chevrolet Camaro): 7th Minneapolis (one off appearance). Belgian
       Procar championship (Nissan Primera): 4th & 3rd at last Spa round.
       Spanish Touring Cars (Nissan Primera), 5th, 139pts: 5th & 1st Jarama,
       4th & 2nd Albacete, 4th R1 Barcelona, 4th R1 Calafat, 3rd & 2nd Jerez,
       1st R2 Barcelona.
1997 - IMSA (Doyle Racing Riley & Scott Oldsmobile MkIII): (with W.Taylor,
       S.Sharp & J.Pace)
       Feb 1    Daytona 24 Hrs          retired (427 laps), engine
       Apr 20   Road Atlanta            6th, -3 laps
       Aug 31   Mosport Park            3rd, 86 laps
       Sep 20   Las Vegas               2nd, 2h00m28.52
       Sep 28   Pikes Peak Raceway      2nd, 2h00m43.52
       Oct 26   Laguna Seca             3rd, 76 laps
       Le Mans 24 Hrs (NISMO-TWR Nissan R390 GT1), retired gearbox (with
       A.Suzuki & R.Patrese). FIA GT (Lister Storm): ret Sebring (accident),
       ret Laguna Seca (engine) with J.Bailey. Supreme Gts: 2nd Sebring
       (Panoz GTR1) with D.Brabham.
1998 - Daytona 24 Hrs (Doyle-Risi Ferrari 333SP), retired accident, with
       W.Taylor & F.Velez. Monza 1000km (Ferrari 333SP), 6th, 148m laps, with
       W.Taylor. Le Mans 24 Hrs (Doyle-Risi Ferrari 333SP), 8th, with W.Taylor 
       & F.Velez. Spa 24 Hrs (BMW 320i), 1st, with A.Cudini & M.Duez. Petit Le 
       Mans (Ferrari 333SP), 1st, with W.Taylor & E.Collard. ISRS (Ferrari
       333SP), 3rd, with W.Taylor. Professional Sportscar Series (Ferrari
       333SP) with W.Taylor
       Mar 21   Sebring         6th, 298 laps
       Apr 25   Las Vegas       1st, 3h45m52.75 (& F.Velez)
       Jun 21   Road Atlanta    4th, -4 laps
       Aug 9    Mosport Park    6th, 123 laps
       Oct 25   Laguna Seca     6th, -3 laps
1999 - American Le Mans Series (Team Rafanelli Riley & Scott Mk III Judd)
       Mar 20   Sebring         ret/185 laps/engine (with D.Saelens & T.Enge)
       Apr 18   Road Atlanta    1st, 2:46:08.594 (with D.Schiattarella)
       Sep 18   Road Atlanta    6th, -17 laps (D.Schiattarella & T.Enge)
       Oct 10   Laguna Seca     ret/69 laps/gearbox (with D.Schiattarella)
       Nov 7    Las Vegas MS    ret/14 laps/overheating (with D.Schiattarella)
       Le Mans 24 Hrs (Nissan R391): DNS - crashed in practice and broke 12th 
       vertebrae
2000 - Grand-Am (GM Cadillac Northstar LMP): J21st, 103 pts
       Feb 5-6  Daytona 24 Hrs          14th, 628 laps (W.Taylor, M.Angelelli)
       Jul 9    Road America 500        2nd, 4h30m46.89 (with D.Schiattarella)
       ALMS (GM Cadillac Northstar LMP): with W.Taylor & M.Angelelli
       Mar 18   Sebring                 6th, -29 laps   
       Sep 30   Road Atlanta            7th, -35 laps
       Le Mans 24 Hrs (GM Cadillac Northstar LMP): 23rd, with W.Taylor & 
       M.Angelelli
2001 - Daytona 24 Hrs (Risi Competizione Ferrari 333SP): ret/463 laps/engine, 
       with R.Kelleners, A.McNish & D.Brabham. Le Mans 24 Hrs (Team Bentley 
       Bentley EXP Speed 8): 3rd, with B.Leitzinger & A.Wallace. Grand-Am 
       (Riley & Scott-Judd Mk3): 4th Elkhart Lake, with J.Baldwin & G.Robinson. 
       FIA GT Championship (Team Rafanelli Ferrari 550M): ret/150 laps Spa 24 
       Hrs, with E.Naspetti, P.Steveny & M.Chouvel.
       ALMS (Dick Barbour Racing Reynard-Judd 01Q), with D.de Radigues
       Apr 14   Donington Park          ret/24 laps/clutch
       May 20   Jarama                  3rd, -6 laps
2002 - Daytona 24 Hrs (Risi Competizione Ferrari 333SP): ret/455 laps/accident,
       with D.Brabham & S.Johansson. Sebring 12 Hrs (Panoz Motorsports Panoz 
       LMP01): 46th/56 laps/engine, with J.Magnussen, D.Brabham. Le Mans 24 
       Hrs (Team Bentley Bentley EXP Speed 8): 4th, with A.Wallace & 
       B.Leitzinger. Spa 24 Hrs (Lister Storm Racing Lister Storm): DSQ - used 
       wrong pit entrance, with A.Wallace, J.Campbell-Walter & N.Springer
2003 - Daytona 24 Hrs (Risi Competizione Ferrari 360 Modena): 11th, 638 laps,
       with M.Baldi, J.Keen & R.Hampton. Spa 24 Hrs (Konrad Motorsport Saleen 
       S7R): ret/74 laps/gearbox, with F.Konrad, T.Seiler & W.Lechner Jr.
       ALMS (Doran Racing Dallara-Judd/MG):
       Mar 15	Sebring 12 Hrs		7th, 336 laps	D.Theys, F.Lienhard Sr
       Jun 29	Road Atlanta		5th, 125 laps	D.Theys
2004  Nurburgring 1000 km (A-Level Engineering Porsche 996 Turbo): DNS/Suspension,
       with W.Kaufmann. Spa 24 Hrs (Konrad Motorsport Saleen S7): ret/78 laps/fuel,
       with U.Alzen, M.Bartels, F.Konrad.
2005  Spa 24 Hrs (Vitaphone Racing Maserati MC12): 1st, 24h00m34.160, with 
       M.Bartels & T.Scheider. Nurburgring 1000 km (Horag Lista Racing Lola-Judd 
       B05/40): 7th, 184 laps, with D.Theys
2006  GP Masters
       Apr 29	Losail, QR		3rd, 52m07.174
       Aug 13	Silverstone		2nd, 1h01m25.302
       FIA GT Championship (Vitaphone Racing Maserati MC12): with M.Bartels & A.Bertolini
       Jul 30	Spa 24 Hrs		1st, 24h01m39.542	
       Nov 18	Dubai			11th, -4 laps
       Nurburging 24 Hrs (Maserati SPA Maserati Gransport GT3): ret/26 laps, with 
       A.Bertolini, M.Bartels & G.Giudici. Petit Le Mans (Lola-Judd B05/40): 12th, with 
       D.Theys & F.Lienhard Sr.
2007  ALMS (Horag Racing Lola-Judd B05/40): with D.Theys & F.Lienhard.
       Mar 17	Sebring 12 Hrs		19th, 307 laps/electrics
       LMS (Horag Racing Lola-Judd B05/40): with D.Theys & F.Lienhard.
       Apr 15	Monza 1000 km		6th, 165 laps
       May 6	Valencia 1000 km	ret/166 laps
       Jul 1	Nurburgring 1000 km	11th, 186 laps
       Aug 19	Spa 1000 km		7th, 136 laps
       Sep 16	Silverstone 1000 km	Excluded, 183 laps
       FIA GT Championship (Vitaphone Racing Team Maserati MC12)
       Jul 29	Spa 24 Hrs		2nd, 24h01m38.303 with M.Bartels/T.Biagi/P.Lamy
2008  Grand Am  (Krohn Racing Riley-Pontiac Mk XI): 27th, 241 pts, 
       Jan26-27	Daytona 24 Hrs		7th, 678 laps		O.Gavin, T.Krohn
       (Krohn Racing Lola-Pontiac)
       Mar 29	Homestead		22nd, 98 laps		T.Krohn, R.Moreno
       Apr 19	Mexico City		10th, 2:40:11.374	T.Krohn
       Apr 27	Virginia IR		12th, 76 laps		T.Krohn
       May 17	Laguna Seca		13th, 2:46:10.946	T.Krohn
       Jun 7	Watkins Glen		14th, 176 laps		T.Krohn
       Jun 22	Mid-Ohio		29th, 72 laps		T.Krohn
       Jul 3	Daytona			14th, 68 laps		T.Krohn
       Jul 20	Barber MP		35th, 70 laps		T.Krohn
       Aug 8	Watkins Glen		18th, 53 laps		T.Krohn
       Aug 23	Sears Point		11th, 101 laps		T.Krohn
       Aug 31	New Jersey MP		8th, 2:46:10.788	T.Krohn
       Sep 20	Miller MP		24th, 117 laps		T.Krohn, B.Said
       ALMS (Risi Competizione Ferrari 430 GT)
       Mar 15	Sebring 12 Hrs		14th, 308 laps		N.Jonsson, T.Krohn
       Oct 4	Petit Le Mans		17th, 346 laps		N.Jonsson, T.Krohn
       Le Mans 24 Hrs (Risi Competizione Ferrari 430 GT): ret/12 laps/accident, with 
       N.Jonsson, T.Krohn. Spa 24 Hrs (Vitaphone Racing Team Maserati MC12): 1st, 
       24h02m42.228, with A.Bertolini, S.Sarrazin, M.Bartels
2009  Grand-Am (Krohn Racing Lola-Ford)
       Jan 23/4	Daytona 24 Hrs		34th, 374 laps		O.Gavin, T.Krohn
       Jul 5	Daytona			9th, 70 laps		T.Krohn
       ALMS (Risi Competizione Ferrari 430 GT)
       Mar 21	Sebring 12 Hrs		13th, 325 laps		T.Krohn, N.Jonsson
       Le Mans 24 Hrs (Risi Competizione Ferrari 430 GT): 22nd (3rd GT2), with T.Krohn, 
       N.Jonsson. Spa 24 Hrs (Vitaphone Racing Team Maserati MC12): ret/419 laps/wheel, 
       with A.Muller, M.Ramos, P.Lamy
2010  ALMS (Risi Competizione Ferrari 430 GT):
       Mar 20	Sebring 12 Hrs		14th, 321 laps		N.Jonsson, T.Krohn
       Le Mans 24 Hrs (Risi Competizione Ferrari 430 GT): ret/197 laps/engine, with 
       N.Jonsson, T.Krohn. Spa 24 Hrs (AF Corse Ferrari 430 GT): ret/295 laps, with 
       B.Longin, G.Bruni, T.Vilander
2011 - Spa 24 Hrs (Vita4One Ferrari 458 GT3): ret/251 laps/gearbox, with N.Verdonck, 
       J-K.Vernay
2012  Spa 24 Hrs (Boutsen Ginion Racing McLaren MP4-12C GT3): ret/124 laps/accident, 
       with N.Verdonck, J.Clarke, E.Mondron.