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Driver
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Jean Behra

 
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Details
Full NameJean Marie Behra
Date of BirthWednesday 16 February 1921
Date of DeathSaturday 1 August 1959
Age of Death38 years, 5 months, 13 days
Born
Nice
France
F1 Career
Active Years1952 - 1959
Races Contested
53  
Wins0
2nd Places2
3rd Places7
4th Places2
5th Places4
6th Places6
Average ClassificationMedian: 5, Mean: 4.92, Standard deviation: 0.42
Retirements31
Disqualifications1
Failures to start1
Failures to qualify0
Pole Positions0
Highest Qualifying Position2nd
Average Qualifying PositionMedian: 7, Mean: 8.19, Standard deviation: 0.67
Fastest Laps1
Average Fastest Lap PositionMedian: 7.5, Mean: 6.75, Standard deviation: 2.19
Races Led8
Laps Led114
Race Distance Led466 km
Debut1952 Swiss GP
Last Race1959 German GP
Drivers' Championships
1952 - 11th   
(6 points)
1953 - Not Classified
1954 - 26th   
(0.1 point)
1955 - 10th   
(6 points)
  
1956 - 4th   
(22 points)
1957 - 11th   
(6 points)
1958 - 11th   
(9 points)
1959 - 17th   
(2 points)
Total Points Scored51.1
Records
Records Held TodayNone
Records Held At Retirement1. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
2. Most 4th Fastest Laps in a Season (1) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
3. Most 4th Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
4. Most 4th Place Qualifications (11) – set at 1959 Dutch GP,
5. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
6. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (4) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
7. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
8. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
9. Most 3rd Place Finishes (7) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
10. Most 6th Place Finishes (6) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
11. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
12. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1959 Monaco GP
Records Ever Broken1. Highest 3rd Place Finish Ratio (100.00%) – set at 1952 Swiss GP,
2. Highest 3rd Place Finish Ratio (50.00%) – set at 1952 Belgian GP,
3. Most 11th Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1952 Italian GP,
4. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1952 Italian GP,
5. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1953 Argentine GP,
6. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 Argentine GP,
7. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1953 ACF GP,
8. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 ACF GP,
9. Most 10th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1953 ACF GP,
10. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1953 British GP,
11. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1953 British GP,
12. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 British GP,
13. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 British GP,
14. Most 10th Place Finishes in a Season (1) – set at 1953 British GP,
15. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1953 German GP,
16. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1953 German GP,
17. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 German GP,
18. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 German GP,
19. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1953 Swiss GP,
20. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1953 Swiss GP,
21. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 Swiss GP,
22. Most 12th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1953 Swiss GP,
23. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1953 Swiss GP,
24. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1954 Argentine GP,
25. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1954 Argentine GP,
26. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Argentine GP,
27. Most 12th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 Argentine GP,
28. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Argentine GP,
29. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1954 Belgian GP,
30. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1954 Belgian GP,
31. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Belgian GP,
32. Most 12th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 Belgian GP,
33. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Belgian GP,
34. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1954 British GP,
35. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1954 British GP,
36. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 British GP,
37. Most 12th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 British GP,
38. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 British GP,
39. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1954 German GP,
40. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1954 German GP,
41. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 German GP,
42. Most 12th Place Qualifications in a Season (1) – set at 1954 German GP,
43. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 German GP,
44. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1954 Swiss GP,
45. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1954 Swiss GP,
46. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Swiss GP,
47. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Swiss GP,
48. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1954 Italian GP,
49. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1954 Italian GP,
50. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Italian GP,
51. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Italian GP,
52. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1954 Spanish GP,
53. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1954 Spanish GP,
54. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Spanish GP,
55. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1954 Spanish GP,
56. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1955 Monaco GP,
57. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1955 Monaco GP,
58. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Monaco GP,
59. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Monaco GP,
60. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1955 Monaco GP,
61. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1955 Monaco GP,
62. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Monaco GP,
63. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Monaco GP,
64. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1955 Italian GP,
65. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1955 Italian GP,
66. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Italian GP,
67. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Italian GP,
68. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1955 Italian GP,
69. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1955 Italian GP,
70. Most 11th Place Qualifications (3) – set at 1956 Argentine GP,
71. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1956 Argentine GP,
72. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Argentine GP,
73. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Argentine GP,
74. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1956 Argentine GP,
75. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Argentine GP,
76. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1956 Monaco GP,
77. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Monaco GP,
78. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Monaco GP,
79. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1956 Monaco GP,
80. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Monaco GP,
81. Most 4th Place Qualifications (5) – set at 1956 ACF GP,
82. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1956 ACF GP,
83. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1956 ACF GP,
84. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 ACF GP,
85. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 ACF GP,
86. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1956 ACF GP,
87. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1956 ACF GP,
88. Most 4th Place Qualifications (5) – set at 1956 British GP,
89. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1956 British GP,
90. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1956 British GP,
91. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 British GP,
92. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 British GP,
93. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1956 British GP,
94. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (3) – set at 1956 British GP,
95. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1956 British GP,
96. Most 4th Place Qualifications (5) – set at 1956 German GP,
97. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1956 German GP,
98. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1956 German GP,
99. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 German GP,
100. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 German GP,
101. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1956 German GP,
102. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1956 German GP,
103. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1956 German GP,
104. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1956 German GP,
105. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
106. Most 4th Place Qualifications (5) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
107. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
108. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
109. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
110. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
111. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
112. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
113. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
114. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
115. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
116. Most 4th Place Qualifications (5) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
117. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
118. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
119. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
120. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
121. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
122. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
123. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
124. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1956 Italian GP,
125. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
126. Most 4th Place Qualifications (5) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
127. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
128. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
129. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
130. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
131. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
132. Most 6th Place Finishes (4) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
133. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
134. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1957 Argentine GP,
135. Most 6th Place Finishes (5) – set at 1957 ACF GP,
136. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1957 British GP,
137. Most 4th Place Qualifications (5) – set at 1957 British GP,
138. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1957 British GP,
139. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1957 British GP,
140. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1957 British GP,
141. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1957 British GP,
142. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1957 British GP,
143. Most 6th Place Finishes (5) – set at 1957 British GP,
144. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1957 British GP,
145. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1957 British GP,
146. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1957 German GP,
147. Most 4th Place Qualifications (5) – set at 1957 German GP,
148. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1957 German GP,
149. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1957 German GP,
150. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1957 German GP,
151. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1957 German GP,
152. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1957 German GP,
153. Most 6th Place Finishes (6) – set at 1957 German GP,
154. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1957 German GP,
155. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1957 German GP,
156. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
157. Most 4th Place Qualifications (6) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
158. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
159. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
160. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
161. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
162. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
163. Most 6th Place Finishes (6) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
164. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
165. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1957 Italian GP,
166. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
167. Most 4th Place Qualifications (7) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
168. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
169. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
170. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
171. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
172. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
173. Most 6th Place Finishes (6) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
174. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
175. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1958 Argentine GP,
176. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
177. Most 4th Place Qualifications (7) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
178. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
179. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
180. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
181. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
182. Most 3rd Place Finishes (6) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
183. Most 6th Place Finishes (6) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
184. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
185. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1958 Monaco GP,
186. Most 4th Place Qualifications (8) – set at 1958 Dutch GP,
187. Most 3rd Place Finishes (7) – set at 1958 Dutch GP,
188. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1958 German GP,
189. Most 4th Place Qualifications (8) – set at 1958 German GP,
190. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1958 German GP,
191. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (3) – set at 1958 German GP,
192. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1958 German GP,
193. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1958 German GP,
194. Most 3rd Place Finishes (7) – set at 1958 German GP,
195. Most 6th Place Finishes (6) – set at 1958 German GP,
196. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1958 German GP,
197. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1958 German GP,
198. Most 4th Place Qualifications (9) – set at 1958 Portuguese GP,
199. Most 4th Place Qualifications (10) – set at 1958 Moroccan GP,
200. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (4) – set at 1958 Moroccan GP,
201. Most Consecutive 3rd Place Finishes (3) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
202. Most 4th Fastest Laps in a Season (1) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
203. Most 4th Fastest Laps (1) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
204. Most 4th Place Qualifications (10) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
205. Most 22nd Place Qualifications (2) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
206. Most 4th Place Qualifications in a Season (4) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
207. Most 11th Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
208. Most 22nd Place Qualifications in a Season (2) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
209. Most 3rd Place Finishes (7) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
210. Most 6th Place Finishes (6) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
211. Most 3rd Place Finishes in a Season (4) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
212. Most 6th Place Finishes in a Season (2) – set at 1959 Monaco GP,
213. Most 4th Place Qualifications (11) – set at 1959 Dutch GP

Partners
Team MateRacesYears
Robert Manzon
7
1952 - 1953
Prince Bira
3
1952
Johnny Claes
1
1952
Maurice Trintignant
11
1952 - 1953, 1958
Harry Schell
23
1953, 1955, 1957 - 1958
Carlos Menditéguy
8
1953, 1955 - 1957
Pablo Birger
1
1953
Fred Wacker
4
1953 - 1954
Roberto Mières
7
1953, 1955
Élie Bayol
1
1954
Roger Loyer
1
1954
Paul Frère
3
1954
André Pilette
3
1954
Jacques Pollet
2
1954
Clemar Bucci
5
1954 - 1955
Sergio Mantovani
2
1955
Luigi Musso
7
1955
Cesare Perdisa
8
1955 - 1956
André Simon
1
1955
Peter Collins
1
1955
Horace Gould
1
1955
Stirling Moss
10
1956 - 1957
Luigi Piotti
1
1956
Chico Landi
1
1956
Gerino Gerini
1
1956
José Froilan González
1
1956
Chico Godia
5
1956
Mike Hawthorn
1
1956
Piero Taruffi
1
1956
Umberto Maglioli
2
1956
Luigi Villoresi
1
1956
Jo Bonnier
3
1956, 1958
Juan Manuel Fangio
6
1957
Giorgio Scarlatti
3
1957
Ron Flockhart
2
1958
Phil Hill
3
1959
Tony Brooks
3
1959
Cliff Allison
2
1959
Olivier Gendebien
1
1959
Dan Gurney
1
1959
Team RacesYears
Equipe Gordini
20
1952 - 1954
Maserati
19
1955 - 1957
Ken Kavanagh
1
1958
BRM
9
1958
Ferrari
3
1959
Jean Behra
1
1959
Car ManufacturerRacesYears
Gordini
20
1952 - 1954
Maserati
20
1955 - 1958
BRM
9
1958
Ferrari
3
1959
Behra-Porsche
1
1959
Engine ManufacturerRacesYears
Gordini
20
1952 - 1954
Maserati
20
1955 - 1958
BRM
9
1958
Ferrari
3
1959
Porsche
1
1959
Tyre ManufacturerRacesYears
Englebert
1
1954
Pirelli
20
1955 - 1958
Dunlop
3
1959
Lubricant ManufacturerRacesYears
Shell
3
1959
EntrantRacesYears
Equipe Gordini
20
1952 - 1954
Officine Alfieri Maserati
19
1955 - 1957
Ken Kavanagh
1
1958
Owen Racing Organisation
9
1958
Scuderia Ferrari
3
1959
Jean Behra
1
1959
Chassis DesignerRacesYears
Amédée Gordini
20
1952 - 1954
Vittorio Bellentani
20
1955 - 1958
Gioacchino Colombo
20
1955 - 1958
Peter Berthon
9
1958
Vittorio Jano
2
1959
Carlo Chiti
3
1959
Valerio Colotti
1
1959
Car ModelRacesYears
Gordini T16
20
1952 - 1954
Maserati 250F
20
1955 - 1958
BRM P25
9
1958
Ferrari 256
2
1959
Ferrari Dino 156
1
1959
Behra-Porsche RSK
1
1959
Car NumberRacesYears
Car 6
7
1952 - 1953, 1956 - 1958
Car 16
3
1952 - 1953, 1955
Car 4
7
1952, 1956 - 1958
Car 108
1
1952
Car 8
5
1952, 1956, 1958
Car 30
4
1953, 1956, 1959
Car 2
3
1953, 1955, 1957
Car 9
2
1953 - 1954
Car 18
1
1954
Car 12
2
1954, 1959
Car 24
1
1954
Car 17
1
1954
Car 10
1
1954
Car 44
1
1954
Car 46
2
1954, 1959
Car 34
1
1955
Car 20
1
1955
Car 14
4
1955, 1958
Car 36
1
1955
Car 32
2
1956
Car 19
1
1958
Car 5
1
1958
Car 1
1
1959

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