Schneider, Bernd (D)

b 20/7/1964 (Saarbrücken)






1979 - German Junior Kart Champion
1980 - World & German Junior Kart Champion
1982 - European Kart Champion
1983 - African Kart Champion
1984 - German FF1600, 2nd
1986 - German F3 - 3rd
1987 - German F3 champion. Won seven of eight rounds contested
1988 - 16 F1 attempts (Zakspeed), DNQ=10
1989 - 16 F1 attempts (Zakspeed), DNPQ=14
1990 - 2 F1 attempts (Footwork), DNQ=1. Interserie racing in Kremer Porsche.
       Porsche Cup Champion
1991 - IMSA for Joest. Zakspeed Mercedes in German DTM.
1992 - Works AMG Mercedes in DTM, 3rd
1993 - Works AMG Mercedes 190E in DTM, 3rd, 172 points:-
       Apr 4    Zolder          >10th
		Zolder          9th, 46:43.38
       Apr 18   Hockenheim      1st, 40:35.28
		Hockenheim      1st, 42:13.00/FL 1:05.14
       May 2    Nurburgring     2nd, 39:27.51/Pole
		Nurburgring     2nd, 39:27.98/FL 1:41.47
       May 16   Wunstorf        7th, 35:52.12
		Wunstorf        6th, 32:18.19
       Jun 10   Nurburgring     5th, 35:42.86
		Nurburgring     6th, 35:40.87
       Jun 27   Norisring       >10th
		Norisring       retired, electrics
       Jul 18   Donington Park  4th, 40:51.97
		Donington Park  3rd, 40:34.20
       Aug 8    Nurburgring     2nd, 40:43.80/FL 1:04.63/Pole
		Nurburgring     6th, 34:10.22
       Aug 29   Singen          2nd, 47:39.74/FL 1:18.35
		Singen          1st, 47:36.30
       Sep 12   Avus            3rd, 38:39.30
		Avus            >10th
       Sep 19   Hockenheim      retired, engine
		Hockenheim      NS
1994 - Works AMG Mercedes C Class in DTM, 10th, 86 points:-
       Apr 10   Zolder          spin
		Zolder          >10th
       Apr 24   Hockenheim      engine/FL 1:03.58
		Hockenheim      transmission/FL 1:03.47
       May 8    Nurburgring     engine/Pole
		Nurburgring     >10th
       Jun 2    Nurburgring     3rd, 39:41.02/Pole
		Nurburgring     spin
       Jun 26   Norisring       engine/Pole
		Norisring       brakes
       Jul 17   Donington Park  2nd, 39:29.36
		Donington Park  DQ - not enough fuel for analysis
       Jul 24   Diepholz        >10th
		Diepholz        1st, 38:52.07
       Aug 21   Nurburgring     3rd, 38:44.28
		Nurburgring     >10th, FL 1:37.71
       Sep 4    Avus            >10th
		Avus            >10th
       Sep 18   Singen          >10th
		Singen          >10th
       Oct 9    Hockenheim      3rd, 32:46.02
		Hockenheim      1st, 32:42.98/FL 2:09.63
1995 - Works AMG Mercedes in DTM, champion, 138 points, 5 wins:- 
       Apr 23   Hockenheim      1st, 40:45.07/FL 1:02.86
		Hockenheim      1st, 40:36.94/FL 1:02.62
       May 7    Avus            gearbox
       Jun 25   Norisring       4th, 40:41.86/Pole/FL 51.46s
		Norisring       1st, 37:49.34/FL 50.96s
       Jul 23   Diepholz        7th, 38:19.51
		Diepholz        6th, 38:18.46
       Aug 20   Nurburgring     1st, 39:18.08/Pole
		Nurburgring     1st, 39:01.63
       Sep 17   Singen          6th, 47:07.72
		Singen          3rd, 36:21.23
       Oct 15   Hockenheim      oil leak
		Hockenheim      >10th
       ITC (AMG Mercedes C Class) Champion, 155 points:-
       May 21   Mugello         1st, 37:39.67/Pole/FL 1:50.47
		Mugello         3rd, 37:29.42
       Jun 4    Helsinki        5th, 52:36.84
		Helsinki        accident
       Jul 9    Donington Park  1st, 42:06.19/Pole/FL 1:32.93
		Donington Park  1st, 38:59.27/FL 1:32.03
       Aug 6    Estoril         1st, 40:30.52
		Estoril         2nd, 40:03.85
       Oct 8    Magny Cours     1st, 36:41.14/FL 1:38.08
		Magny Cours     1st, 39:41.71/FL 1:38.40
1996 - ITC (AMG Mercedes C Class), 2nd, 205 pts, 4 wins: 
       Apr 14   Hockenheim      4th, 40:27.14
		Hockenheim      2nd, 39:54.85
       May 12   Nurburgring     4th, 37:25.91
		Nurburgring     6th, 37:45.94
       May 26   Estoril         11th, 35:25.219
		Estoril         12th, 35:12.814
       Jun 9    Helsinki        16th, -1 lap
		Helsinki        driveshaft
       Jun 23   Norisring       9th, 37:50.732
		Norisring       6th, 37:11.238
       Jul 7    Diepholz        1st, 27:23.04/FL 57.850s
		Diepholz        1st, 36:08.29
       Aug 18   Silverstone     16th, 38:20.432/FL 1:50.173
		Silverstone     5th, 37:22.351
       Sep 1    Nurburgring     2nd, 36:38.20
		Nurburgring     2nd, 36:23.38
       Sep 15   Magny Cours     accident
		Magny Cours     8th, 39:07.52
       Sep 29   Mugello         2nd, 37:09.664
		Mugello         1st, 36:53.313/FL 1:49.80
       Oct 13   Hockenheim      14th, 30:54.50
		Hockenheim      brakes
       Oct 27   Sao Paulo       5th, 39:44.27
		Sao Paulo       14th, 43:37.84
       Nov 10   Suzuka          3rd, 38:26.05
		Suzuka          1st, 37:43.45/FL 2:03.87
1997 - FIA GT Championship (AMG Mercedes CLK-GTR), Champion, 72 pts
       Apr 13 Hockenheim        27th, 89 laps (Nannini & Tiemann)
       Apr 13 Hockenheim        ret, withdrawn/brakes 5 laps (with A.Wurz)
       May 11 Silverstone       2nd, 3:20:27.702 (with A.Wurz)
       May 25 Helsinki          8th, -6 laps (with A.Wurz)
       Jun 29 Nurburgring       1st, 4:00:11.517 (with K.Ludwig)
       Jul 20 Spa               2nd, 101 laps (with A.Wurz)
       Aug 3  A1-Ring           4th, 159 laps (with A.Wurz)
       Aug 3  A1-Ring           1st, 4:00:55.816 (with Ludwig & Maylander)
       Aug 25 Suzuka            1st, 5:59:31.003 (with Nannini & Tiemann)
       Aug 25 Suzuka            7th, -2 laps (with A.Wurz & A.Suzuki)
       Sep 14 Donington Park    1st, 4:00:01.691 (with A.Wurz)
       Sep 28 Mugello           ret, 70 laps, accident damage (with A.Wurz)
       Oct 18 Sebring           1st, 3:00:19.227 (with K.Ludwig)
       Oct 26 Laguna Seca       1st, 3:00:46.987 (with K.Ludwig)
1998 - FIA GTs (AMG Mercedes CLK-GTR/CLK-LM), J3rd, 69 pts, with M.Webber
       Apr 12 Oschersleben      3rd, -2 laps
       May 17 Silverstone       1st, 2:54:27.912
       Jun 28 Hockenheim        1st, 2:33:12.100
       Jul 12 Dijon             11th, -16 laps/accident
       Jul 19 Hungaroring       1st, 3:21:14.739
       Aug 23 Suzuka            1st, 5:46:58.452
       Sep 6  Donington Park    1st, 3:05:00.731
       Sep 20 A1-Ring           2nd, 2:48:07.029
       Oct 18 Homestead         4th, -1 lap
       Oct 25 Laguna Seca       2nd, 3:09:19.348
       Le Mans 24 Hrs (AMG Mercedes CLK-LM): retired/engine, with K.Ludwig &
       M.Webber
1999 - Le Mans 24 Hrs (AMG Mercedes CLR): ret/76 laps/withdrawn, with P.Lamy 
       & F.Lagorce
2000 - German Touring Car Masters (AMG Mercedes CLK-DTM): Champion, 221 pts
       May 28   Hockenheim      1st, 40m54.208
       May 28   Hockenheim      1st, 40m17.919
       Jun 18   Oschersleben    3rd, 41m31.568
       Jun 18   Oschersleben    12th, -3 laps
       Jul 9    Norisring       4th, 38m49.872
       Jul 9    Norisring       1st, 40m36.772
       Aug 6    Sachsenring     3rd, 40m38.293
       Aug 6    Sachsenring     3rd, 32m18.480
       Aug 20   Nürburgring     1st, 41m44.886
       Aug 20   Nürburgring     1st, 41m46.350
       Sep 24   Oschersleben    2nd, 36m40.867
       Sep 24   Oschersleben    1st, 40m59.364
       Oct 8    Nürburgring     2nd, 36m28.407
       Oct 8    Nürburgring     4th, 36m36.886
       Oct 29   Hockenheim      2nd, 32m57.919
       Oct 29   Hockenheim      ret/1 lap/accident
2001 - German Touring Car Masters (Team D2 AMG-Mercedes Mercedes CLK-DTM): 
       Champion, 161 pts
       Apr 22   Hockenheim short        1st, 13m24.416
       Apr 22   Hockenheim short        1st, 41m15.568
       May 6    Nurburgring             6th, 12m59.138
       May 6    Nurburgring             2nd, 36m54.250
       May 20   Oschersleben            3rd, 12m49.314
       May 20   Oschersleben            2nd, 40m20.927
       Jun 17   Sachsenring             4th, 14m32.615
       Jun 17   Sachsenring             1st, 42m30.866
       Jul 8    Norisring               1st, 12m51.298
       Jul 8    Norisring               2nd, 37m55.769
       Aug 12   Lausitzring             3rd, 13m55.979
       Aug 12   Lausitzring             2nd, 42m19.760
       Aug 26   Nurburgring             4th, 11m16.019
       Aug 26   Nurburgring             6th, 37m49.491
       Sep 9    A1-Ring                 1st, 12m02.162
       Sep 9    A1-Ring                 1st, 41m31.417
       Sep 23   Zandvoort               10th, 13m39.665
       Sep 23   Zandvoort               3rd, 43m57.992
       Oct 7    Hockenheim              ret/1 lap/accident
       Oct 7    Hockenheim              3rd, 32m50.999
2002 - DTM (AMG Mercedes): 2nd, 64 pts
       Apr 21   Hockenheim              11th, 13m14.378
       Apr 21   Hockenheim              4th, 39m22.325
       May 5    Zolder                  6th, 16m26.473
       May 5    Zolder                  3rd, 41m17.324
       May 19   Donington Park          8th, 15m18.703
       May 19   Donington Park          12th, 39m35.100
       Jun 2    Sachsenring             3rd, 12m21.229
       Jun 2    Sachsenring             2nd, 38m57.019
       Jun 30   Norisring               3rd, 15m48.582
       Jun 30   Norisring               2nd, 37m35.410
       Jul 14   Lausitzring             2nd, 12m02.110
       Jul 14   Lausitzring             1st, 39m19.277
       Aug 4    Nurburgring             3rd, 13m12.195
       Aug 4    Nurburgring             3rd, 41m14.396
       Sep 8    A1-Ring                 2nd, 11m58.586
       Sep 8    A1-Ring                 2nd, 36m45.728
       Sep 29   Zandvoort               6th, 13m26.206
       Sep 29   Zandvoort               2nd, 40m10.254
       Oct 6    Hockenheim              2nd, 13m10.214
       Oct 6    Hockenheim              1st, 41m53.672
2003 - DTM (AMG Mercedes 03): Champion, 68 pts
       Apr 27	Hockenheim		1st, 1h11m06.451
       May 11	Adria			5th, 58m11.837
       May 25	Nürburgring		4th, 1h01m53.584
       Jun 8	Lausitzring		1st, 59m49.631
       Jun 22	Norisring		3rd, 1h01m02.680
       Jul 27	Donington Park		2nd, 55m09.820
       Aug 17	Nürburgring		3rd, 1h00m16.813
       Sep 7	A1-Ring			2nd, 1h02m54.368
       Sep 21	Zandvoort		2nd, 59m46.177
       Oct 5	Hockenheim		6th, 1h01m00.579
2004 – DTM (AMG Mercedes C-Klasse): 8th, 15 pts
       Apr 18	Hockenheim		17th/33 laps/suspension
       May 2	Estoril			5th, 1h00m28.199
       May 16	Adria			11th, 57m57.254
       Jun 6	Lausitzring		3rd, 1h02m50.779
       Jun 27	Norisring		3rd, 1h01m05.397
       Jul 18	Shanghai (Non-champ)	2nd, 27m24.396
       Aug 1	Nurburgring		3rd, 59m33.555
       Aug 8	Oschersleben		21st/25 laps/accident damage
       Sep 5	Zandvoort		5th, 16m21.356
       Sep 19	Brno			10th, 1h00m07.737
       Oct 3	Hockenheim		1st, 1h00m48.586
2005 – DTM (AMG Mercedes C-class): 4th, 32 pts
       Apr 17	Hockenheim		3rd, 1h04m54.665
       May 1	Lausitzring		17th, 39 laps/lost power
       May 15	Spa-Francorchamps	17th, 22 laps/accident
       Jun 5	Brno			ret/0 laps/accident damage
       Jun 26	Oschersleben		4th, 1h01m39.841
       Jul 17	Norisring		10th, 1h06m54.274
       Aug 7	Nurburgring		5th, 1h05m19.750
       Aug 28	Zandvoort		8th, 1h02m30.342
       Sep 18	Lausitzring		ret/19 laps/puncture
       Oct 2	Istanbul Park		3rd, 1h05m31.379
       Oct 23	Hockenheim		1st, 1h02m12.480
2006 – DTM (AMG Mercedes C-Class): Champion, 71 pts
       Apr 9	Hockenheim		1st, 59m51.850
       Apr 30	Lausitzring		1st, 1h03m35.042
       May 21	Oschersleben		5th, 1h01m54.249
       Jul 2	Brands Hatch Indy	3rd, 1h03m45.666
       Jul 23	Norisring		2nd, 1h00m26.544
       Aug 20	Nurburgring		2nd, 1h06m39.439
       Sep 3	Zandvoort		2nd, 1h02m17.278
       Sep 24	Barcelona		2nd, 1h06m10.394
       Oct 15	Le Mans Bugatti		5th, 1h03m33.336
       Oct 29	Hockenheim		4th, 1h00m24.966
2007 – DTM (AMG Mercedes C-Class): 6th, 31.5 pts
       Apr 22	Hockenheim		7th, 1h10m30.184
       May 6	Oschersleben		6th, 1h03m50.806
       May 20	Lausitzring		4th, 1h09m18.933
       Jun 10	Brands Hatch Indy	1st, 1h05m10.090
       Jun 24	Norisring		2nd, 1h04m01.153
       Jul 15	Mugello			11th, 1h03m36.994
       Jul 29	Zandvoort		12th, 1h02m43.473
       Sep 2	Nurburgring		7th, 1h03m10.244
       Sep 23	Barcelona		ret/15 laps/brakes
       Oct 14	Hockenheim		5th, 1h00m31.027
2008 – DTM (HWA Mercedes C-Class): 6th, 32 pts
       Apr 13	Hockenheim		8th, 59m52.452
       Apr 20	Oschersleben		12th, 1h06m23.748
       May 4	Mugello			4th, 59m49.371
       May 18	Lausitzring		7th, 1h10m44.075
       Jun 29	Norisring		6th, 1h01m47.277
       Jul 13	Zandvoort		9th, 1h01m53.874
       Jul 27	Nurburgring		1st, 1h04m33.024
       Aug 31	Brands Hatch Indy	9th, -1 lap
       Sep 21	Barcelona		3rd, 1h07m54.635
       Oct 5	Le Mans Bugatti		5th, 1h10m28.303
       Oct 26	Hockenheim		6th, 59m16.590
       Nurburgring 24 Hrs (Seat Leon Supercopa): 28th, with M.Jäger, H.Hammel, 
       G-M.Schumacher
2012 – Nurburgring 24 Hrs (Team Heico Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3): ret/152 
       laps/radiator. Spa 24 Hrs (Team Pyro Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3): ret/73 
       laps/electrics, with D.Jones, G.Jones, M.Jordan. Baku City Challenge 
       (Mercedes SLS AMG GT3): 4th, with S.Afansiev. Australian GT (Erebus 
       Mercedes SLS AMG): 1st R1&2 on series debut at Homebush.
2013 – Dubai 24 Hrs (Black Falcon Racing Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3): 1st, with 
       S.Edwards, J.Bleekemolen, K.Al-Qubaisi. Bathurst 12 Hrs (Erebus Mercedes-Benz 
       SLS AMG GT3): 1st, with T.Jager, A.Roloff. Nurburgring 24 Hrs (Black Falcon 
       Racing Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3): 1st, with J.Bleekemolen, S.Edward, N.Thiim. 
       Spa 24 Hrs (HTP Motorsport Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3): 1st, with M.Buhk, 
       M.Gotz. Nurburgring 1000 km (HTP Motorsport Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3): 1st, 
       with M.Buhk, M.Gotz. Abu Dhabi Gulf 12 Hrs (Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG): 1st, 
       with J.Bleekemolen, K.Al Qubaisi.
2014 – Dubai 24 Hrs (Team Abu Dhabi by Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG GT3): 49th, 431 
       laps, with Al Qubaisi, Bleekemolen, Simonsen. Bathurst 12 Hrs (Erebus Motorsport 
       Mercedes SLS AMG GT3): 7th, 291 laps, with M.Engel, N.Bastian. Blancpain 
       Endurance Series (HTP Mercedes SLS AMG GT3): 6th Silverstone, 14th Nurburgring, 
       with H.Primat, N.Verdonck. Spa 24 Hrs (HTP Mercedes SLS AMG GT3): 9th, with 
       H.Primat, N.Verdonck. Gulf 12 Hrs (Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG GT3): 2nd,
       315 laps, with J.Bleekemolen, K.Al Qubaisi.
2015 – Dubai 24 Hrs (Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG GTS): ret/accident, with J.Bleekemolen, 
       A.Simonsen, K.Al Qubaisi. Nurburgring 24 Hrs (Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG GTS): 
       ret/31 laps, with Y.Buurman, A.Simonsen, A.Christodoulou. Zandvoort 12 Hrs (HP 
       Racing Mercedes SLS AMG GTS): 3rd, with H.Proczyk, R.Renger, C.Tilke. Spa 24 Hrs 
       Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG GTS): ret/226 laps/accident, with O.Morley, S.Johnston, 
       M.Engel. Barcelona 24 Hrs (HP Racing Mercedes SLS AMG GT3): 1st, with H.Proczyk, 
       R.Kofler, S.Johnston, R.Renger. ADAC GT Masters (HP Mercedes SLS AMG GTS).
       Blancpain Sprint Series (GT Russian Team Mercedes SLS AMG GT3): with A.Karachev
       Apr 6	Nogaro			11th, 1h02m19.448
       May 10	Brands Hatch		10th, 1h01m47.130
       Jun 6	Zolder			13th, 1h01m29.673
2016 – Bathurst 12 Hrs (Erebus Mercedes SLS AMG): ret/tyre failure/accident, with M.Engel, 
       A.Cindric. VLN (Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG): 3rd Round 1, with M.Engel, A.Christodoulou, 
       M.Metger. Nurburgring 24 Hrs (Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG): 1st, 24h07m46.500, with 
       M.Engel, A.Christodoulou, M.Metger. Paul Ricard 24 Hrs (HTP Motorsport Mercedes SLS AMG): 
       8th, -27 laps (driveshaft), with de Pundert, Bosi, Schmid. Barcelona 24 Hrs (HTP Motorsport 
       Mercedes SLS AMG):4th, -22 laps, with W.de Pundert, B.Bosi, M.Buhk.
       Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup (HTP Motorsport Mercedes SLS AMG): 4th, 59 pts, with J.Szymkowiak
       Apr 10	Misano				7th, 1h01m42.982
       May 8	Brands Hatch			2nd, 1h00m19.317
       Jul 3	Nurburgring short circuit	3rd, 1h01m37.296
       Aug 28	Hungaroring			5th, 1h01m11.552
       Oct 2	Barcelona			31st, -6 laps/puncture
       Blancpain Endurance Series (Black Falcon Mercedes SLS AMG): 
       Jun 25	Paul Ricard			35th, -15 laps	with A.Al Faisal, Y.Buurman
       Jul30-31	Spa 24 Hrs			20th, -8 laps	M.Engel, Y.Buurman