Driver of 24 heures du Mans : Walter Edwin Hansgen
Last name
Hansgen
First names
Walter Edwin
Nickname
Walt
Nationality
United States of America United States of America
Born the
28/10/1919 - Westfield (New Jersey / USA)
Dead the
07/04/1966 - Orléans (Loiret)
Comment
Accident mortel lors des essais préliminaires, suite à une sortie de piste dans l'échappatoire de la ligne droite des stands. Walter Hansgen décédera quelques jours plus tard.
Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Dist
Avg.
Best Lap
Retired
1959 Retired
2 No photo available Brian Lister (GB) LISTER Jaguar
2996 S6
Dunlop
S 'Walt' Hansgen (USA)
Peter Blond (GB)
52 laps
699.970 km

4:10.100
'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 

Piston (5eme heure)

1960 Retired
6 No photo available Briggs S. Cunningham (USA) JAGUAR Type-E 2A Jaguar
2996 S6
Dunlop
S 'Dan' Gurney (USA)
'Walt' Hansgen (USA)
89 laps
1198.020 km

4:10.300 

Piston (10eme heure)

1961 Retired
6 No photo available Briggs S. Cunningham (USA) MASERATI Tipo 63 Maserati
2989 V12 à 60°
Dunlop
S 'Walt' Hansgen (USA)
Bruce McLaren (NZ)
31 laps
417.290 km

4:02.600 

sortie route (3eme heure)

1962 Retired
2 No photo available Briggs S. Cunningham (USA) MASERATI Tipo 151/1 Coupé Maserati
3944 V8
Dunlop
EXP Bruce McLaren (NZ)
'Walt' Hansgen (USA)
177 laps
2382.590 km

3:59.000 

Transmission, piston crevé (13eme heure)

1963 Retired
14 No photo available Briggs S. Cunningham (USA) JAGUAR Type-E Lightweight Jaguar XK
3781 S6
Dunlop
(Plaq.: 5114WK)
GT 'Walt' Hansgen (USA)
'Augie' Pabst (USA)
8 laps
107.680 km

4:09.900 

boite de vitesse (1ere heure)


Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Avg.
Best Lap
1960 2nd 7 No photo available Briggs S. Cunningham (USA) JAGUAR Type-E 2A Jaguar 
2997 S6
(Plaq.: VKV752)
S 'Walt' Hansgen (USA)
Ed W. Crawford (USA)
Norman Dewis (GB)
4:08.000
195.400 km/h
'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 
1960 11th 8 No photo available Briggs S. Cunningham (USA) JAGUAR Type-E 2A ? Jaguar 
2997 S6
S 'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 5:18.600
151.910 km/h
'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 
1961 5th 19 No photo available Scuderia Serenissima (I) MASERATI Tipo 63 Maserati 
2900 S4
S 'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 4:05.500
197.390 km/h
'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 
1962 6th 3 No photo available Briggs Cunningham (USA) JAGUAR Type-E OTS (Open Two Seater) Jaguar 
3781 S6
(Plaq.: 606984)
GT Briggs Cunningham (USA)
'Walt' Hansgen (USA)
'Bill' Kimberly (USA)
4:24.000
183.550 km/h
'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 
1966 9th 3 No photo available Shelby American Inc. (USA) FORD GT40 MKII Ford 427
6982 V8 à 90°
Goodyear
P 'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 3:48.500
212.070 km/h
'Walt' Hansgen (USA) 

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