Last name
Nielsen
First names
John
Nickname
Nationality
Denmark Denmark
Born the
07/02/1956 - Varde (Danemark)
Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Dist
Avg.
Best Lap
Retired
1985 Not leaving 61 No photo available Sauber Racing (CH) SAUBER C8 Mercedes M117/Mader
4973 V8 90 Turbo
Dunlop
Gr C1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Max Welti (CH)
Dieter Quester (AUT)
 

Accident aux essais

1986 Retired
61 See car Kouros Racing Team (CH) SAUBER C8 Mercedes M117
4973 V8 90 Turbo
Goodyear
Gr C1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Mike Thackwell (NZ)
61 laps
825.200 km

3:26.300 

Moteur (5eme heure)

1987 Retired
6 No photo available Silk Cut Jaguar (GB) JAGUAR XJR-8 LM Jaguar
6900 V12 60
Dunlop
C1 Martin Brundle (GB)
John Nielsen (DNK)
Armin Hahne (D)
231 laps
3126.580 km

3:28.900 

joint de culasse (16eme heure)

1988 Retired
1 No photo available Silk Cut Jaguar (GB) JAGUAR XJR-9 LM Jaguar TWR
6995 V12 60
Dunlop
C1 Martin Brundle (GB)
John Nielsen (DNK)
306 laps
4141.710 km

3:24.780 

joint de culasse (19eme heure)

1989 Retired
2 No photo available Silk Cut Jaguar (GB) JAGUAR XJR-9 LM Jaguar TWR
6995,3 V12 60
Dunlop
C1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Andy Wallace (GB)
Price Cobb (USA)
215 laps
2910.020 km

3:23.150 

joint de culasse (13eme heure)

1990 1st 3 See car Silk Cut Jaguar (GB) JAGUAR XJR-12 Jaguar
6995,3 V12 60
Goodyear
C1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Price Cobb (USA)
Martin Brundle (GB)
359 laps
4882.400 km

203.430 km/h
3:41.000 

1991 4th 33 See car Silk Cut Jaguar (GB) JAGUAR XJR-12 Jaguar
7400 V12 60
Goodyear
Cat. 2 Derek Warwick (GB)
John Nielsen (DNK)
Andy Wallace (GB)
356 laps
4841.600 km

201.730 km/h
3:44.094 

1992 7th 51 See car Kremer Porsche Racing (D) PORSCHE 962 CK6 Porsche
2994 F6 Bi-turbo
Yokohama
C3 Manuel Reuter (D)
John Nielsen (DNK)
Giovanni Lavaggi (I)
334 laps
4542.400 km

189.260 km/h
3:46.026 

1993 Unclassified 50 See car TWR Jaguar Racing (GB) JAGUAR XJ220 C Jaguar JV6
3498 V6 90 Bi-turbo
Dunlop
Cat.4 John Nielsen (DNK)
David Brabham (AUS)
David Coulthard (GB)
306 laps
4161.600 km

173.400 km/h
4:12.930 

1994 Retired
58 See car Seikel Motorsport (D) PORSCHE 968 Turbo RS Porsche
3000 S4 Turbo
Yokohama
LM GT2 Thomas Bscher (D)
Lindsay Owen-Jones (GB)
John Nielsen (DNK)
84 laps
1142.400 km

4:36.250 

accident (9eme heure)

1995 Retired
49 No photo available West Competition (GB) (David Price Racing) McLAREN F1 GTR BMW S70/2
6064 V12 60
Goodyear
LM GT1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Jochen Mass (D)
Thomas Bscher (D)
131 laps
1781.600 km

4:02.460 

embrayage (13eme heure)

1996 4th 30 See car West Competition (GB) (David Price Racing) McLAREN F1 GTR LM BMW S70/2
6064 V12 60
Goodyear
LM GT1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Thomas Bscher (D)
Peter Kox (NL)
338 laps
4596.800 km

191.530 km/h
3:54.981 

1997 Not leaving 40 No photo available Gulf Team Davidoff / GTC Racing (GB) McLAREN F1 GTR BMW S70/3
5990 V12 60
Michelin
LM GT1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Thomas Bscher (D)
Chris Goodwin (GB)
 

Incendie durant les essais

1998 5th 30 See car Nissan Motorsports / TWR (J/GB) NISSAN R390 GT1 NissanVRH 35L
3496 V8 90 Bi-turbo
Bridgestone
LM GT1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Michael Krumm (D)
Franck Lagorce (F)
342 laps
4652.910 km

193.870 km/h
3:46.298 

2000 Unclassified 10 No photo available Team Den Bla Avis (DNK) PANOZ LMP-1 Roadster S Ford
5971 V8 90
Pirelli
LM P900 John Nielsen (DNK)
Mauro Baldi (I)
Klaus Graf (D)
205 laps
2789.020 km

116.200 km/h
3.43.181 

2001 Retired
10 No photo available Team Den Bla Avis / Team Goh (DK/J) DOME S101 Judd GV4
3997 V10 72
Goodyear
LM P900 John Nielsen (DNK)
Hiroki Katoh (J)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
66 laps
897.600 km
 

Moteur (Tr N 66 0h10)

2003 22th 26 No photo available RN Motorsport Ltd / John Nielsen (D) DBA4-03S Zytek Zytek
3396 V8 90
Dunlop
LM P675 Hayanari Shimoda (J)
John Nielsen (DNK)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
288 laps
3931.200 km

163.800 km/h
3:46.675 

2004 24th 20 No photo available Lister Racing (GB) LISTER STORM Chevrolet
5993 V8 90
Dunlop
LM P1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
Jens Reno Moller (DNK)
279 laps
3805.250 km

158.550 km/h
3:43.108 

2006 Unclassified 2 See car Zytek Motorsport (GB)/ Team Essex Invest (DNK) Zytek 06S Zytek ZG408
3977 V8 90
Michelin
LM P1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
Philip Andersen (DNK)
269 laps
3671.900 km

152.150 km/h
3:38.156 

moins de 285 tours ( 75%)

2008 12th 31 See car Team Essex (DNK) PORSCHE RS SPYDER Porsche MR6
3397 V8 90
Dunlop
LM P2 John Nielsen (DNK)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
Sascha Maassen (D)
347 laps
4729.260 km

196.270 km/h
3:36.562 


Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Avg.
Best Lap
1987 5th 6 No photo available Silk Cut Jaguar (GB) JAGUAR XJR-8 LM Jaguar
6900 V12 60
Dunlop
C1 John Nielsen (DNK) 3:29.010
233.120 km/h  
1994 34th 58 See car Seikel Motorsport (D) PORSCHE 968 Turbo RS Porsche
3000 S4 Turbo
Yokohama
LM GT2 Thomas Bscher (D)
Lindsay Owen-Jones (GB)
John Nielsen (DNK)
6:05.990
133.770 km/h  
1995 8th 49 See car West Competition (GB) (David Price Racing) McLAREN F1 GTR BMWS70/2
6064 V12 60
Goodyear
LM GT1 John Nielsen (DNK) 3:58.780
205.040 km/h
John Nielsen (DNK) 
1996 17th 30 No photo available West Competition (GB) (David Price Racing) McLAREN F1 GTR LM BMW S70/2
6064 V12 60
Goodyear
LM GT1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Thomas Bscher (D)
Peter Kox (NL)
3:53.171
209.970 km/h  
1997 15th 40 No photo available Gulf Team Davidoff / GTC Racing (GB) McLAREN F1 GTR BMWS70/3
5990 V12 60
Michelin
LM GT1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Thomas Bscher (D)
3:48.559
214.290 km/h
67 laps
John Nielsen (DNK) 
1998 7th 30 See car Nissan Motorsports / TWR (J/GB) NISSAN R390 GT1 NissanVRH 35L
3496 V8 90 Bi-turbo
Bridgestone
LM GT1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Franck Lagorce (F)
3:40.926
222.600 km/h
Franck Lagorce (F) 
2000 13th 10 No photo available Team Den Bla Avis (DK) PANOZ LMP-1 Roadster S Ford
5971 V8 90
Pirelli
LM P900 John Nielsen (DNK) 3:44.630
218.030 km/h
John Nielsen (DNK) 
2001 14th 10 No photo available Team Den Bla Avis / Team Goh (DK/J) DOME S101 Judd GV4
3998 V10 72
Goodyear
LM P900 John Nielsen (DNK)
Hiroki Katoh (J)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
3:41.611
221.000 km/h
John Nielsen (DNK) 
2003 14th 26 See car RN Motorsport Ltd / John Nielsen (D) DBA4-03S Zytek Zytek
3396 V6
Dunlop
LM P675 Hayanari Shimoda (J)
John Nielsen (DNK)
Johnny Dumfries (GB)
3:47.708
215.800 km/h  
2004 16th 20 See car Lister Racing (GB) LISTER STORM Chevrolet
5993 V8 90
Dunlop
LM P1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
Jens Reno Moller (DNK)
3:48.717
214.850 km/h
20 laps 
2006 7th 2 See car Zytek Motorsport (GB)/ Team Essex Invest (DNK) Zytek 06S Zytek ZG408
3977 V8
Michelin
LM P1 John Nielsen (DNK)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
Philip Andersen (DNK)
3:36.774
226.680 km/h
70 laps 
2008 15th 31 See car Team Essex (DNK) PORSCHE RS SPYDER Porsche
3397 V8 90
Dunlop
LM P2 John Nielsen (DNK)
Casper Elgaard (DNK)
Sascha Maassen (D)
3:43.736
219.290 km/h
39 laps 

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