Date
25/26 Juin
Weather
Ensoleillé
Race Director
Charles FAROUX
Departure given by
Christian Pineau, Ministre des travaux Publics et des Transports
Track
13,492 km
Number of competitors
49
Pacecar
Best Lap
André Simon : 5'12''5 sur DELAHAYE (N° 4)
Moy. : 155,427 km/h
Class
5001-8000 cm3
3001 -5000 cm3
2001 - 3000 cm3
1501 - 2000 cm3
1101 - 1500 cm3
751 - 1100 cm3
501 - 750 cm3

Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Dist
Avg.
Best Lap
Qualif Pos
Best Lap
Avg.
Driver
Stand stops
Retired
1st 22 No photo Lord Selsdon (GB) FERRARI 166 MM Ferrari
1995 V12 à 60°
Englebert
1501-2000 Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Lord Selsdon (Hon Peter Mitchell-Thompson) (GB)
236 laps
3178.290 km
132.420 km/h
5:36.500 ? 

5:37.000
144.120 km/h  

2nd 15 No photo Henri Louveau (F) DELAGE D6-3L Delage
2991 S6
(Plaq.: 9780RP2)
2001-3000 Henri Louveau (F)
Juan Jover (SP)
234 laps
3162.570 km
131.770 km/h  
 

3rd 26 No photo Mrs P. Trevelyan (GB) FRAZER NASH High Speed Replica Le Mans - Bristol Bristol
1971 S4
(Plaq.: TMX545)
1501-2000 Harold John Aldington (GB)
Norman Culpan (GB)
225 laps
3033.420 km
126.390 km/h  
 

4th 14 No photo W.S. Watney (GB) DELAGE D6-3L Delage
2994 S6
(Plaq.: 9782RP2)
2001-3000 Louis Gérard (F)
Francisco 'Chico' Godia-Sales (SP)
213 laps
2871.730 km
119.650 km/h  
 

5th 11 No photo Pierre Meyrat (F ) DELAHAYE 135 CS Delahaye
3558 S6
3001-5000 Georges Grignard (F)
Robert Brunet (F)
211 laps
2844.810 km
118.530 km/h  
 

6th 6 No photo H.S.F. Hay (GB) BENTLEY 4½ Paulin 1939 Rolls Royce
4246 S6
(Plaq.: FXW6)
3001-5000 'Soltan' (Howard Soltan Fitzgerald) Hay (GB)
'Tom' (Tommy) Wisdom (GB)
211 laps
2841.380 km
118.390 km/h  
 

7th 27 No photo Arthur Jones (GB) ASTON MARTIN DB2 Aston Martin
1971 S6
(Plaq.: UMC65)
1501-2000 Arthur Wynn Jones (GB)
L.H. Nick Haines (AUS)
208 laps
2801.160 km
116.710 km/h  
 

8th 35 No photo Ecurie Lapin Blanche (GB) H.R.G. 1500 Lightweight Le Mans - Singer Singer
1496 S4
(Plaq.: NPB71)
1101-1500 Eric Thompson (GB)
Jack Fairman (GB)
203 laps
2736.180 km
114.000 km/h  
 

9th 12 No photo René Bouchard (F) DELAHAYE 135 MS Delahaye
3595 S6
3001-5000 'RAB' (René Bouchard) (F)
Pierre Larue (F)
201 laps
2711.460 km
112.970 km/h  
 

10th 9 No photo Henry Leblanc (F) DELAHAYE 135 CS Delahaye
3617 S6
(Plaq.: 6365RQ6)
3001-5000 Henry Leblanc (F)
Jean Brault (F)
194 laps
2619.820 km
109.150 km/h  
 

11th 29 No photo Robert Lawrie (GB) ASTON MARTIN DB1 Aston Martin
1971 S4
(Plaq.: UMD123)
1501-2000 Robert Lawrie (GB)
Robert W. Parker (GB)
194 laps
2616.710 km
109.020 km/h  
 

12th 44 No photo Monopole-Poissy (F) MONOPOLE Sport - Simca Simca
1098 S4
(Plaq.: 1078YD)
751-1100 Jean de Montrémy (F)
Eugène Dussous (F)
185 laps
2502.190 km
104.250 km/h  
 

13th 20 No photo Jack Bartlett (GB) HEALEY Coach Sport - Riley Healey
2443 S4
(Plaq.: JGO892)
2001-3000 Jack H. Bartlett (GB)
Nigel Mann (GB)
181 laps
2439.170 km
101.630 km/h  
 

14th 47 No photo N.J. Mahé / R. Crovetto (F) SIMCA Huit Simca
1092 S4
751-1100 Norbert Jean Mahé (F)
Roger Crovetto (F)
179 laps
2408.640 km
100.360 km/h  
 

15th 58 No photo Let-Aviation (CZE) AERO MINOR Sport 750 Aero
745 F2
501-750 'Frank' (Frantisek) Sutnar (CS)
Otto Krattner (CS)
177 laps
2391.930 km
99.660 km/h  
 

16th 41 No photo Auguste Lachaize (F) DB TANK - Citroën Citroen
1490 S4
(Plaq.: 6283YD1)
1101-1500 Auguste Lachaize (F)
Albert Debille (F)
177 laps
2387.280 km
99.470 km/h  
 

17th 52 No photo André Guillard (F) SIMCA Huit Simca
1082 S4
751-1100 André Guillard (F)
Théodore Martin (F)
156 laps
2111.430 km
87.970 km/h  
 

18th 60 No photo Ecurie Verte (F) SIMCA Six Simca
569 S4
(Plaq.: 3211FA6)
501-750 Emmanuel Baboin (F)
Pierre Gay (F)
156 laps
2111.110 km
87.960 km/h  
 

19th 59 No photo Jacques Poch (F) AERO MINOR Sport 750 Aero
745 F2
501-750 Ivan Hodac (CS)
Jacques Poch (F)
151 laps
2031.430 km
84.640 km/h  
 

Retired 1 No photo André Chambas / Ecurie Verte (F) TALBOT GS Coupé Talbot
4483 S6
3001-5000 André Morel (F)
André Chambas (F)
222 laps
2995.220 km 
 

moteur (24eme heure)

Retired 18 No photo Auguste Veuillet (F) DELAGE D6-3L Delage
2978 S6
(Plaq.: 9778RP2)
2001-3000 Auguste Veuillet (F)
Edmond Mouche (F)
208 laps
2806.330 km 
 

bielle coulée (23eme heure)

Retired 28 No photo Mrs R. P. Hichens (GB) ASTON MARTIN DB2 Coupé Aston Martin
1971 S6
(Plaq.: UMC64)
1501-2000 Pierre Marechal (F)
'Donald' (T.A.S.O.) Mathieson (GB)
192 laps
2590.460 km 
 

accident mortel de J.P. Maréchal (23eme heure)

Retired 5 No photo Ets. Delettrez (F) DELETTREZ Delettrez
4395 S6 Diesel
(Plaq.: 6410RQ7)
3001-5000 Jean Delettrez (F)
Jacques Delettrez (F)
123 laps
1659.510 km 
 

panne d'essence (20eme heure)

Retired 4 No photo Charles Pozzi (F) DELAHAYE 175S Delahaye
4464 S6
3001-5000 Pierre Flahault (F)
André Simon (F)
179 laps
2415.060 km
5:12.500 
 

moteur (19 eme heure)

Retired 42 No photo René Bonnet (F) DB 5 - Citroën Citroen
1490 S4 4x4
(Plaq.: 163RS)
1101-1500 René Bonnet (F)
Charles Deutsch (F)
175 laps
2361.100 km 
 

moteur

Retired 43 No photo G.E. Phillips (GB) MG TC Special body MG
1250 S
(Plaq.: MG7185)
1101-1500 George Phillips (GB)
Curly Dryden (GB)
134 laps
1807.920 km 
 

disqualifié (aide extérieure)

Retired 8 No photo Louis Villeneuve (F) DELAHAYE 135 CS Delahaye
3617 S6
(Plaq.: 6885RK3)
3001-5000 Marius Chanal (F)
Yves Giraud-Cabantous (F)
128 laps
1726.970 km 

5:02.000
160.830 km/h  

incendie

Retired 45 No photo Monopole-Poissy (F) MONOPOLE - Simca/Fiat Simca
1096 S4
(Plaq.: 1079YD)
751-1100 Jean Hémard (F)
Raymond Lienard (F)
120 laps
1619.040 km 
 

moteur

Retired 48 No photo Just-Emile Vernet (F) SIMCA Huit Simca
1091 S4
(Plaq.: 2723RQ9)
751-1100 Just-Emile Vernet (F)
Claude Batault (F)
118 laps
1592.050 km 
 

accident

Retired 56 No photo Jacques Savoye (F) SINGER Nine Savoye Simca
972 S4
751-1100 Jacques Savoye (F)
Marcel Renault (F)
97 laps
1308.720 km 
 

boite de vitesses

Retired 54 No photo Mme Viviane Elder (F) SIMCA Huit Simca
1090 S4
(Plaq.: 234YD)
751-1100 Viviane Elder (F)
René Camerano (F)
95 laps
1281.740 km 
 

arbre à cames/moteur

Retired 34 No photo Ecurie Lapin Blanche (GB) H.R.G. 1500 Lightweight Le Mans - Singer Singer
1496 S4
(Plaq.: HXR530)
1101-1500 'Jack' (John) Scott (GB)
Neville Gee (GB)
83 laps
1119.830 km 
 

moteur

Retired 46 No photo Robert Redge (F) SIMCA Dého Simca
1089 S4
(Plaq.: 54..RQ.)
751-1100 Félix Lecerf (F)
Robert Redge (F)
89 laps
1200.780 km 
 

vilebrequin

Retired 10 No photo R.R.C. Walker Racing Team (GB) DELAHAYE 135 CS Delahaye
3566 S6
(Plaq.: DUV870)
3001-5000 Tony Rolt (GB)
George Jason-Henry (GB)
126 laps
1699.990 km 
 

bielle coulée

Retired 50 No photo Amedée Gordini (F) SIMCA Gordini T8 Simca
1099 S4
(Plaq.: 4097RM6)
751-1100 Pierre Veyron (F)
José Scaron (B-F)
88 laps
1187.290 km 
 

embrayage

Retired 36 No photo Just-Emile Vernet (F) RILEY Lynx RMA Riley
1494 S4
1101-1500 Georges Trouis (F)
Roger Eckerlein (F)
40 laps
539.680 km 
 

circuit électrique

Retired 2 No photo Ecurie France (F) TALBOT MD Talbot
4483 S6
3001-5000 Paul Vallée (F)
Guy Mairesse (F)
95 laps
1281.740 km 

5:40.000
142.850 km/h  

bielle

Retired 3 No photo Charles Pozzi (F) DELAHAYE 175S Delahaye
4464 S6
3001-5000 Eugène Chaboud (F)
'Charles' Pozzi (F)
52 laps
701.580 km
5:16.400 

5:25.000
149.440 km/h  

incendies répétés

Retired 16 No photo Marc Versini (F) DELAGE D6-3L Delage
2985 S6
(Plaq.: 9779RP2)
2001-3000 Marc Versini (F)
Gaston Serraud (F)
58 laps
782.530 km 
 

piston crevé

Retired 30 No photo Peter Monkhouse (GB) ASTON MARTIN Speed Model (SM 36) Aston Martin
1955 S6
(Plaq.: DMX357)
1501-2000 Peter Monkhouse (GB)
Ernest Stapleton (GB)
45 laps
607.140 km 
 

Tête Cylindre

Retired 57 No photo Camille Hardy (F) RENAULT Berline 4 CV Renault
759 S4
(Plaq.: 9593FF4)
751-1100 Camille Hardy (F)
Maurice Roger (F)
21 laps
283.330 km
7:53.000 
 

soupapes

Retired 51 No photo Robert Tocheport (F) SIMCA Huit Simca
1089 S4
(Plaq.: 6042RQ7)
751-1100 Robert Tocheport (F)
Roger Caron (F)
45 laps
607.140 km
7:04.200 ? 
 

radiateur crevé

Retired 23 No photo J.A. Plisson (F) - Lugi Chinetti (I) FERRARI 166 MM Ferrari
1995 V12
1501-2000 Jean Lucas (F)
'Ferret' (Pierre Louis-Dreyfus) (F)
53 laps
715.070 km 
 

accident

Retired 7 No photo Ecurie Rosier (F) TALBOT Spéciale Talbot
4068 S6
(Plaq.: 8212NH6)
3001-5000 Louis Rosier (F)
'Jean-Louis' Rosier (F)
21 laps
283.330 km 
 

Problème de refroidissement

Retired 31 No photo Dudley C. Folland (GB) ASTON MARTIN Speed Model (SM 38) Aston Martin
1950 S6
(Plaq.: FGY409)
1501-2000 Anthony Heal (GB)
'Tim Davies' (Duddley Folland) (GB)
26 laps
350.790 km 
 

refroidissement

Retired 33 No photo Ecurie Lapin Blanche (GB) H.R.G. 1500 Lightweight Le Mans - Singer Singer
1496 S4
(Plaq.: HLO168)
1101-1500 Peter C.T. Clark (GB)
Mortimer Morris-Goodall (GB)
11 laps
148.410 km 
 

radiateur crevé

Retired 32 No photo Louis Eggen (B) ALVIS TA 14 Alvis
1892 S4
(Plaq.: 31.744)
1501-2000 Louis Eggen (B)
Egon Kraft de la Saulx (B)
6 laps
80.950 km 
 

bielle coulée

Retired 19 No photo Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd (GB) ASTON MARTIN DB2 Lagonda Coupé Lagonda
2580 S6
(Plaq.: UMC66)
2001-3000 Leslie Johnson (GB)
Charles Brackenbury (GB)
6 laps
80.950 km
5:23.000 ? 
 

pompe à eau

Retired 49 No photo Amedée Gordini (F) SIMCA Gordini TMM Simca
1099 S4
751-1100 Jean Trévoux (F)
Marcel Lesurque (F)
5 laps
67.460 km 
 

embrayage

Not leaving 17 ? No photo J. Gordon (GB) Lancia Astura Alfac
2443 S6 ?
2001-3000 John Stapleton Gordon (GB)    

Refusé à l'entréé du pesage (retard)

Not leaving 37 No photo Amedée Gordini (F) SIMCA Gordini T15S Simca
1491 S4
(Plaq.: 6323RS ?)
751-1100 Pierre Veyron (F)
Eugène Martin (F)
   

Retard

Not leaving 38 No photo Amedée Gordini (F) SIMCA Gordini T15S Simca
1491 S4
(Plaq.: 6324RS)
751-1100 José Scaron (B-F)
Yves Giraud-Cabantous (F)
   

Retiré

Not leaving 39 No photo Amedée Gordini (F) SIMCA Gordini T15S Simca
1491 S4
751-1100 Robert Manzon (F)
Maurice Trintignant (F)
   

Retiré


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