Career Summary:

Marc Basseng

  • December 12, 1978
  • 38
  • Germany
  • Vln – Langstrecken Meisterschaft Nurburgring
  • 296
  • Konrad Motorsport, Rowe Racing
  • 38
  • 89
  • 12
  • 5
  • 12.84%
  • 30.07%

Marc Basseng is a German race driver born on 12th of December, 1978, in Engelskirchen. After competing in the lower ranks of cart championships, Basseng was given the opportunity to race in Porsche Carrera Cup Germany for the UPS Porsche Junior Team in 1998.

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Marc Basseng

Unbelievable results scored in 2004 VLN

In 2003, he raced in German Renault Clio Cup and he won. In 2004, his career started to take off since he was participating in FIA GT3 European Championship, FIA GT Championship, Le Mans Series, American Le Mans Series and ADAC GT Masters. When it comes to famous amateur professional series VLN, he managed to score 25 wins in one season (2004) which was an amazing achievement.

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Racing at Nurburgring is Marc's speciality

Marc Basseng was FIA GT1 champion

In 2010, Basseng began racing in FIA GT1 World Championship driving Lamborghini race car. His first two seasons in GT1 series were not so successful but in 2012, his third season in the series, he won the championship title driving a Mercedes. In that period he also managed to set the world record for production-type vehicles driving Pagani Zonda R on famous Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit.

Marc Basseng cup race series 2016

Marc Basseng was FIA GT1 champion

Try in the WTCC and Blancpain Series

In 2013, Basseng moved to World Touring Car Championship behind the wheel of Seat Leon WTCC race car and in 2014, he participated in Blancpain Sprint series with Phoenix Racing team driving Audi R8 LMS ultra.

Marc cup racing series

Marc Basseng raced in the WTCC too

Basseng is an accomplished racer with a lot of experience

Ever since he became a champion of VLN series and a record holder, Marc figured out how to overcome many obstacles during any race, which is why he is always considered as a potential winner in any championship.

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Marc Basseng wins ADAC GT Masters race

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