Last name
Ballot-Léna
First names
Claude
Nickname
Nationality
France France
Born the
07/03/1936 - Paris
Dead the
05/12/1999 - Garches (Hauts-de-Seine)
Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Dist
Avg.
Best Lap
Retired
1965 Not qualified 56 No photo available Abarth France FIAT Abarth 1000 SP Fiat Abarth
998 S4
P Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Franck Ruata (F)
 

Non qualifié

1966 15th 50 No photo available Jean Louis Marnat & Cie (F) MINI MARCOS BMC
1287 S4
Dunlop
P Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Jean-Louis Marnat (F)
257 laps
3464.420 km

144.350 km/h
5:03.300 

1967 Retired
52 No photo available S.E.C. Automobiles C.D. (F) CD SP 66C Peugeot 204
1149 S4
P Dennis Dayan (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
25 laps
336.520 km

4:37.500 

moteur (5eme heure)

1968 Retired
44 No photo available Auguste Veuillet (F) PORSCHE 911 T Porsche
1991 F6
Dunlop
(Plaq.: 7065W75)
GT Guy Chasseuil (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
224 laps
3017.050 km
 

moteur (24eme heure)

1969 11th 40 No photo available Auguste Veuillet (F) PORSCHE 911 T Porsche
1991 F6
Dunlop
(Plaq.: 3852 VA 75)
GT Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Guy Chasseuil (F)
301 laps
4052.580 km

168.850 km/h  

1970 6th 40 See car Etablissement Sonauto (F) PORSCHE 914/6 GT Porsche
1991 F6
Dunlop
(Plaq.: 105BC92)
GTS Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Guy Chasseuil (F)
285 laps
3834.260 km

159.760 km/h
4:35.000 ? 

1971 Retired
28 See car Auguste Veuillet / Etablissement Sonauto (F) PORSCHE 908/02 Porsche 908
2997 F6
Dunlop
SP Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Guy Chasseuil (F)

3:46.400 

Accident à Maison blanche (13eme heure)

1972 5th 39 See car Charles Pozzi (F) FERRARI 365 GTB/4 Ferrari
4390 V12 à 60°
Michelin
GTS Jean-Claude Andruet (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
305 laps
4162.660 km

173.440 km/h
4:27.000 ? 

1973 6th 39 No photo available Automobiles Charles Pozzi (F) FERRARI Daytona (365 GTB/4) Ferrari
4390 V12 à 60°
Michelin
GTS Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
'Vic' (Victor) Elford (GB)
317 laps
4321.340 km

180.050 km/h
4:16.000 

1974 Retired
61 See car Robert Buchet (F) PORSCHE Carrera RSR Porsche
2993 F6
Dunlop
GTS Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
'Vic' (Victor) Elford (GB)

4:16.100 

Boîte de vitesses (11eme heure)

1975 8th 55 No photo available Ecurie Robert Buchet (F) PORSCHE Carrera RSR Porsche
2992 F6
Dunlop
GTS Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Jacques Bienvenue (CAN)
304 laps
4159.110 km

173.290 km/h
4:20.600 

1976 Retired
5 No photo available Ecurie TS (F) WM P76 Peugeot PRV ZNS4
2664 V6 à 90°
Michelin
GTP Guy Chasseuil (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)

4:27.200 

réservoir (16eme heure)

1977 3rd 40 No photo available JMS Racing / ASA Cachia (F) PORSCHE 935 Porsche
2857 F6 Turbo
Dunlop
V Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Peter Gregg (USA)
316 laps
4307.530 km

179.480 km/h
4:02.400 

1978 Retired
89 No photo available Pozzi Thomson JMS Racing (F) FERRARI 512 BB Ferrari
4942 F12
Michelin
IMSA Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Jean-Louis Lafosse (F)

4:07.000 

Transmission (18eme heure)

1979 Retired
63 No photo available Charles Pozzi / JMS Racing (F) FERRARI 512 BB Ferrari
4942 F12
Michelin
IMSA Michel Leclere (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Peter Gregg (USA)

3:59.200 

accident (19eme heure)

1980 Retired
77 See car JMS Racing / Charles Pozzi (F) FERRARI 512 BB LM Ferrari
4942 F12
Michelin
IMSA Jean-Claude Andruet (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)

3:57.600 

Distribution (12eme heure)

1981 5th 47 See car Charles Pozzi S.A. (F) FERRARI 512 BB LM Ferrari
4942 F12
Michelin
IMSA-GTX Jean-Claude Andruet (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Hervé Regout (B)
328 laps
4469.320 km

186.220 km/h
3:59.300 

1982 Retired
71 No photo available Charles Pozzi - Ferrari France (F) FERRARI 512 BB Ferrari
4942 F12
Michelin
IGTX Jean-Claude Andruet (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
57 laps
776.680 km

3:56.400 

Moteur (5eme heure)

1983 10th 47 See car Preston Henn Thunderbird Swap Shop (USA) PORSCHE 956 Porsche 935/76
2649 F6 Bi-turbo
Goodyear
Gr C Preston Henn (USA)
Jean-Louis Schlesser (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
328 laps
4463.470 km

185.970 km/h
3:33.800 

1984 Retired
40 See car Jaguar Group 44 (USA) JAGUAR XJR-5 Jaguar
5954 V12 à 60°
Goodyear
GTP 'Tony' (Antony) Adamowicz (USA)
John Watson (GB)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
212 laps
2888.710 km

3:39.000 

Fuite d'huile, suite sortie de piste (17eme heure)

1985 13th 44 See car Jaguar Group 44 (USA) JAGUAR XJR-5 Jaguar
5955 V12 à 60°
Goodyear
GTP Bob Tullius (USA)
Chip Robinson (USA)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
323 laps
4403.160 km

183.460 km/h
3:36.600 

1986 7th 180 See car Porsche KG (D) PORSCHE 961 (4x4) Porsche 935/82
2847 F6 Bi-turbo
Dunlop
GTX René Metge (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
320 laps
4335.980 km

180.660 km/h
3:47.000 

1988 Retired
107 No photo available Chamberlain Engineering (GB) SPICE Fiero SE88C Ford Cosworth DFL
3298 V8 à 90°
Avon
C2 Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Jean-Louis Ricci (F)
Jean-Claude Andruet (F)
17 laps
230.090 km

3:49.680 

moteur (5eme heure)

1989 6th 8 See car Joest Racing (D) PORSCHE 962 C Porsche 935/76
2998 F6 Bi-turbo
Goodyear
C1 Henri Pescarolo (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Jean-Louis Ricci (F)
371 laps
5021.480 km

209.220 km/h
3:29.330 


Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Avg.
Best Lap
1966 24th 50 No photo available Jean Louis Marnat & Cie (F) MINI MARCOS BMC
1287 S4
P Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Jean-Louis Marnat (F)
5:08.900
156.870 km/h
Jean-Louis Marnat (F) 
1967 27th 53 No photo available SEC Automobiles C.D. (F) CD SP 66C Peugeot 204
1149 S4
P Alain Bertaut (F)
Dennis Dayan (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
André Guilhaudin (F)
4:32.000
178.160 km/h
Alain Bertaut (F) 
1968 12th 46 No photo available Auguste Veuillet (F) PORSCHE 911 S Porsche
1991 F6
GT Guy Chasseuil (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Claude Laurent (F)
Philippe Farjon (F)
Robert Buchet (F)
4:37.300
174.750 km/h
Robert Buchet (F) 
1971 8th 27 No photo available Auguste Veuillet / Etablissement Sonauto (F) PORSCHE 908/02 Porsche 908
2997 F6
SP Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Guy Chasseuil (F)
3:50.400
210.320 km/h
Guy Chasseuil (F) 
1972 7th 39 See car Charles Pozzi (F) FERRARI 365 GTB/4 Ferrari
4390 V12 à 60°
(Plaq.: 459XQ75)
GTS Jean-Claude Andruet (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
4:19.400
189.290 km/h
Claude Ballot-Léna (F) 
1974 14th 36 See car Robert Buchet (F) PORSCHE Carrera RSR Porsche
2993 F6
Dunlop
GTS Claude Ballot-Léna (F) 04:19.100
189.510 km/h
Claude Ballot-Léna (F) 
1986 10th 180 See car Porsche KG (D) PORSCHE 961 (4x4) Porsche 935/82
2847 F6 Bi-turbo
Dunlop
GTX René Metge (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
3:47.120
214.420 km/h  
1994 30th 40 See car Rent-a-Car Racing Team (F) (Luigi Racing (B) DODGE VIPER R/T 10 Chrysler 356-T6
7996 V10 à 90°
Michelin
LM GT1 René Arnoux (F)
Claude Ballot-Léna (F)
Emmanuel Collard (F)
Justin Bell (GB)
4:45.230
171.650 km/h  

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