• Project Manager
  • Design Engineer
  • Race Engineer
  • Team Manager

Since 1988

15 YEARS OF MOTORSPORT AND ENGINEERING
2007
JMB RACING
Development and race Engineer in FIA-GT Championship GT1/GT2/GT3
In charge of development and homologation of Ferrari 430 GT3
 
COURAGE COMPETITION
Development and race-engineer in Le Mans Series and for Le Mans 24 Hours
     
   
ASO (DAKAR RALLY)
   
Technical Consultant
   
   
2006
   
JMB RACING
   
Race Engineer in FIA-GT Championship,
Ferrari 430GT2
     
   
COURAGE COMPETITION
   
Race-engineer in Le Mans Series and for
Le Mans 24 Hours
     
   
SMG CHALLENGE
   
Design and team-management on Dakar Rally.
Gache 12th overall, 1st privateer

   
   
2005
   
JMB RACING
   
Race Engineer in FIA-GT Championship,
Maserati MC12.
Bertolini / Wendlinger championship leaders until last race of season
     
   
COURAGE COMPETITION
   
Race-engineer in some Le Mans Series events and for Le Mans 24 Hours

     
   
CURIOZ SA
   
Design of purpose build trailers, motorhome cells

     
   
NOEL DEL BELLO RACING
   
Team-manager on some Le Mans Series event.
Courage LMP2



     
   
SMG CHALLENGE
   
Design and development made on the Dakar buggy built in 2004


   
   
2004
   
JMB RACING FERRARI
   
Race Engineer for JMB Racing Ferrari with a F575GTC in FIA-GT and a F360GT in LMES (driver’s champion) and 24 Hours of Le Mans.
     
   
SMG CHALLENGE
   
Over 2003/04, design and manufacture of cross-country buggies with SMG Challenge, to race Dakar and FIA Cross-Country World Cup.

 

   
   
2003
   
NOEL DEL BELLO RACING - LMP 675
   
Class winner in Le Mans 24 Hours. Race engineer and Team Manager


     
   
JMB RACING
   
Race engineer in American Le Mans Series (Ferrari 360) and FIA-GT (Ferrari 550)
     
   
SMG CHALLENGE
   
Buggy manufacture
   
   
2002
   
SAM TECH
   
Hugues LARDY sets up Sam-tech Engineering in May 2002, a new design and project management consultancy, specialising in motorsport, composite design

Sam-tech Sarl is registered as a limited company in order to be able to manage any kind of project.

It also give the opportunity to expand the activity and employ some staff with short notice.

     
   
ROC AUTO AND NOEL DEL BELLO RACING
   
Le Mans 24 Hours 2002 with ROC Auto and Noêl Del Bello Racing, LMP 675 class winner. Team-Manager and Technical Director.
   
   
1996 to 2001
     
   

Technical Director ROC Auto

In addition to race-team management, in charge of manufacturing, including :

  • Peugeot 206 WRC rollcages manufacturing
  • Highly sophisticated machined components on 5-axis CNC
  • Carbon composites parts for motorsport or tooling industries
     
   
2000 & 2001
   
Development of a Lehmann-Volkswagen powered Le Mans LMP675 prototype.
5th overall and class winner in the 2001 Le Mans 24 Hours
     
   
1996 - 1998
   
Technical Director for the Audi Sport factory entry in the German and Spanish Touring Cars Championships.
German Champion in 1996 & 1997
Spanish Champion in 1996

     
   
1996
   
Ice racing
   
   
1995
   
RENAULT SPORT
   
Responsible for the Renault Megane Kitcar development team
   
   
1994
   
RENAULT UK
   
Race and Development Engineer in the British Touring Car Championship (2nd)
   
   
1991 to 1993
   
ROC COMPETITION
   
Design and Race Engineer in the French Super-Touring Championship.

French Champion in 1991 – 1992 – 1993
   
   
1988 to 1991
   
SPORTSCARS EXPERIENCE
   
Le Mans 91 : ROC-Ford
Le Mans 90 : Courage-Nissan
Le Mans 89 : Spice-Ford
   
   
EDUCATION
   
Diploma Ingénieur Arts & Métiers, graduated from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Métiers, Mechanical University in Paris.

French : Mother tongue
English : Fluent – 2 full years spent in the UK
German : well spoken

   
Sam-Tech - Tél./Fax : +33.450.35.91.63 - GSM : +33.671.63.39.09 - E-Mail : hlardy@sam-tech.net