Driver of 24 heures du Mans : Luigi Chinetti
Last name
Chinetti
First names
Luigi
Nickname
Nationality
United States of America United States of America
Born the
17/07/1901 - Milano (Italie)
Dead the
17/08/1994 - Greenwic (Connecticut - USA)
Comment
Naturalisé Américain 1946
Pilote et propriétaire d'écurie
Family bond
Père de Luigi Chinetti Jr 'Coco'
Year Pos Number Photo Team Car Engine
Tires
Class Drivers Laps
Dist
Avg.
Best Lap
Retired
1932 1st 8 No photo available Raymond Sommer (F) ALFA ROMEO 8C 2300 Alfa Romeo
2349 Compr. S8
Englebert
(Plaq.: 2660RF7)
2001-3000
(1st)
Raymond Sommer (F)
Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
219 laps
2954.030 km

123.080 km/h
6:08 

1933 2nd 8 No photo available Soc. Anon. Alfa Romeo (I) / Luigi Chinetti (I) ALFA ROMEO 8C 2300 Alfa Romeo
2336 compr. S8
Englebert
2001-3000
(2nd)
Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Philippe Varent (de Gunsburg) (F)
233 laps
3143.630 km

130.980 km/h
5:39.0 

9 secondes de retard sur le premier

1934 1st 9 No photo available Luigi Chinetti / Philippe Etancelin (I) ALFA ROMEO 8C 2300 Alfa Romeo
2336 compr. S8
Englebert
2001-3000
(1st)
Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Philippe Etancelin (F)
214 laps
2886.930 km

120.280 km/h
5:41.000 

1935 Retired
11 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I) ALFA ROMEO 8C 2300 Alfa Romeo
2336 compr. S8
3001-4000 Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Jacques Gastaud (MCO-F)
116 laps
1565.070 km

5:55.000 

Moteur, pont

1936 Present on Racetrack 6 No photo available Talbot (F) TALBOT T150C Talbot
3988 S6
3001-5000 René Dreyfus (F-USA)
Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
 

1936 Present on Racetrack 9 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I) ALFA ROMEO 8C 2300 Alfa Romeo
2336 compr. S8
2001-3000 Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Raymond Sommer (F)
 

1937 Retired
21 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I) TALBOT T150C Talbot
3993 S6
3001-5000 Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Louis Chiron (MCO)
7 laps
94.440 km

5:24.000 

Moteur

1938 Retired
3 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I) TALBOT T150C Talbot
4495 S6
(Plaq.: 6850W1)
3001-5000 Philippe Etancelin (F)
Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
66 laps
890.470 km

5:14.800 ? 

Soupapes

1939 Retired
3 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I) TALBOT T26 SS Talbot
4483 S6
(Plaq.: 90202)
3001-5000 Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
'Donald' (T.A.S.O.) Mathieson (GB)
154 laps
2077.760 km

5:13.400 

Eclatement pneu, sortie de piste, Baterie déchargée (18eme heure)

1949 1st 22 See car Lord Selsdon (GB) FERRARI 166 MM Ferrari
1995 V12 à 60°
Englebert
1501-2000
(1st)
Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Lord Selsdon (Hon Peter Mitchell-Thomson) (GB)
236 laps
3178.290 km

132.420 km/h
5:36.500 ? 

1950 Retired
24 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I/USA) FERRARI 195 SB Ferrari
2380 V12
Englebert
2001-3000 Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
'Heldé' (Pierre Louis-Dreyfus) (F)
121 laps
1632.530 km

5:03.900 

Transmission, pont arrière cassé (19eme h)

1951 8th 15 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I/USA) FERRARI 340 AMERICA Ferrari
4102 V12
Dunlop
3001-5000
(5th)
Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Jean Lucas (F)
247 laps
3328.160 km

138.670 km/h
5:11.700 

1952 Retired
12 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I/USA) FERRARI 340 AMB Ferrari
4102 V12
Dunlop
(Plaq.: BO13547)
3001-5000 Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Jean Lucas (F)
133 laps
1794.430 km

4:44.700 

Disqualifié (ravitaillement trop tot) (13eme heure)

1953 Retired
16 No photo available Luigi Chinetti (I/USA) FERRARI 340 MM Vignal S Ferrari
4102 V12
Pirelli
(Plaq.: BO2370)
3001-5000 Luigi Chinetti (I-USA)
Tom Jr Cole (GB)
175 laps
2361.100 km

4:28.900 

accident mortel de Tom Cole (16eme heure)


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