The Frenchman was making his debut at the iconic sportscar race, teaming up with fellow countrymen Soheil Ayari and Anthony Pons in a Ferrari 458 Italia. The trio eventually came home ninth in the LMGTE Am class and 29th overall.
However Barthez was beaten by a fellow celebrity racer. Patrick Dempsey - who is best known for playing Dr. Derek Shepherd in medical drama Grey's Anatomy - came home fifth in the LMGTE Am class. The American was sharing a Porsche 911 with his fellow countrymen Joe Foster and Patrick Long.