4/8/1928 - 26/2/2003
Goethals raced a Porsche Spyder in minor Continental events from the mid-fifties. He raced an F2 Cooper in 1958 with little success. Christian Goethals died 18 years ago, he was 75 , He would have been 93.
This amateur Belgian driver raced a Porsche Spyder in minor Continental events from the mid-fifties. With his brother, he took second place at Reims in 1956 in the up-to-1500 cc sports car race and won the same class at Forez the following year.
Goethals acquired an F2 Cooper for 1958, but gained little success, and soon returned to a Porsche RSK. In 1960 he finished fifth in the Buenos Aires 1000 Km and second in the GP de Spa, but after he crashed out of the Angola GP in Luanda later in the season, no more was seen of Goethals and his Porsche on the circuits.
1956 - 2nd at Reims in up to 1500cc sportscar race
1957 - Won up to 1500cc class at Forez
1958 - retired German GP (Ecurie Eperon d'Or - Cooper-Climax, F2)
1960 - 5th Buenos Aires 1000km, 3rd GP de Spa (Porsche RSK). Crashed in