Date of birth: 1 January 1963 Nationality: French

1989: French Formula 3 champion

1990-91: Formula 3000

1992: Formula 3000 with DAMS

1993: Minardi Formula 1 race driver (2 Grand Prix)

1994: Simtek Formula 1 race driver (7 Grand Prix)

1995-2008: 12 Le Mans 24 Hours participations

1997: Le Mans 24 Hours second overall, GT1 winner

1998-99: Mercedes works driver in FIA GT