Photos of Les Blackburn's cars

Spa 24 Hours24 H de Francorchamps22.7.1973
8080 - Vauxhall Firenza 2000SL - Denis ThorneVauxhall Firenza 2000 SL - Vauxhall L4 1945 cc N/ADiv.1
Denis ThorneClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Dennis Thorne (GB)/Les Blackburn (GB)Result: 23rd
Grid: 51st (5:05.600)
Colours: yellow/black
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
Spa 24 Hours24 H de Francorchamps27.7.1975
2020 - Ford Capri II 3.0 - Hermetite ProductsFord Capri II 3.0 - Ford V6 2993 cc N/A
Hermetite ProductsClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Mike Crabtree (GB)Result: 3rd
Grid: 6th (4:34.007)
Colours: white/brown (+red)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 29/11/2006Photo by courtesy of: Frans Oestlandt
Daytona 24 Hours24 Hours of Daytona Championship of Makes1.2.1976
2525 - BMW 3.5 CSL - BMW of North AmericaBMW 3.0 CSL - BMW L6 N/AGTO
BMW of North AmericaClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: John Fitzpatrick (GB)/Tom Walkinshaw (GB)
listed, never drove:
Les Blackburn (GB)
Result: 15th - did not finish
Grid: 3rd (1:58.436)
Colours: white (+blue/red)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 30/08/2009Photo by courtesy of: Fred Lewis
Silverstone 6 HoursThe World Championship For Manufacturers 6 Hours Silverstone9.5.1976
44 - BMW 3.5 CSL - Hermetite BMWBMW 3.5 CSL # - BMW M49/3 L6 4v N/AGr.5
Hermetite BMW (D)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: John Fitzpatrick (GB)/Tom Walkinshaw (GB)
listed, never drove:
Les Blackburn (GB)
Result: winner
Grid: 7th (1:33.360)
Colours: white/gold/orange (+black)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 24/03/2014Photo by courtesy of: Classic and Vintage BMW on Facebook and Chris Jennings
Le Mans 24 Hours24 Heures du Mans13.6.1976
4545 - BMW 3.0 CSL - Hermetite Products Ltd.BMW 3.5 CSL # - BMW M49/3 L6 4v 3498 cc N/AGr.5
Hermetite Products Ltd. (D)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Tom Walkinshaw (GB)/John Fitzpatrick (GB)
DNS:
Les Blackburn (GB)
Result: did not finish (Fire)
Grid: 21st (4:05.600)
Colours: white/gold/orange (+black)
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 23/11/2015Photo by courtesy of: Alain Jourdainne Photos 24H Le Mans and Gérard Rouxel
Spa 24 Hours24 Heures de Francorchamps25.7.1976
1717 - Ford Capri II 3.0 Gr.2 - Norman Reeves Ltd.Ford Capri II 3.0 - Ford V6 2994 cc N/ADiv.3
Norman Reeves Ltd.Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Mike Crabtree (GB)/René Tricot (B)Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid: 8th (4:31.000)
Colours: red/white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/04/2006Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman
Grand Prix BrnoMistrovství Evropy, Grand Prix Brno18.6.1978
1818 - Ford Capri II 3000 - AutosasFord Capri II 3.0 - Ford V6 2993 cc N/ADiv.4
Autosas (I)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: David Fargion (I)/Carlo Belli (I)/Les Blackburn (GB)Result: 19th
Grid: 23rd
Colours: unknown
Tyres: Pirelli
Photo updated: 04/07/2006Photo by courtesy of: Rudolf Fried
Spa 24 Hours24 Heures de Francorchamps23.7.1978
2828 - Ford Capri III 3.0S - Veedol TeamFord Capri III 3.0S - Ford V6 2993 cc N/AGr.1+2.5
Veedol TeamClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/John Fitzpatrick (GB)/Stuart Rolt (GB)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 6th
Colours: light/darker
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 28/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Thierry Périlleux
Tourist TrophyPentax Silverstone Tourist Trophy16.9.1979
1818 - Ford Capri - Voxson Car Sound SystemsFord Capri - Ford V6/60° 2v 1xOHC 2992 cc N/ADiv.4
Voxson Car Sound SystemsClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Gordon Bruce (GB)Result: did not start
Grid:
Colours: green (+blue/red)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 17/05/2016Photo by courtesy of: Richard Harman
Spa 24 Hours24 Heures de Francorchamps, Trophee Diners Club26.7.1981
2020 - Ford Capri III 3.0S - Holman BlackburnFord Capri III 3.0S - Ford V6 2993 cc N/AserT+2.5
Holman Blackburn (GB)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Bob Akin (USA)/John Morrison (GB)Result: 6th
Grid: 37th (2:59.870)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 21/06/2013Photo by courtesy of: Le Mans Models
Grand Prix BrnoMistrovství Evropy, Grand Prix Brno13.6.1982
3636 - Mazda RX-7 - Regards Motor Race ConsultantsMazda RX-7 # - Mazda 2R 1146 cc RotaryDiv.2
Regards Motor Race Consultants (GB)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/David Palmer (GB)Result: did not start (Brakes)
Grid:
Colours: white
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 11/06/2007Photo by courtesy of: Rudolf Fried
Spa 24 Hours24 Heures de Francorchamps1.8.1982
4949 - Mazda RX-7 - Mann’s GarageMazda RX-7 # - Mazda 2R 1146 cc RotaryDiv.2
Mann’s Garage (GB)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/David Palmer (GB)/Roy Baker (GB)Result: did not finish (Electrics)
Grid: 25th (3:00.170)
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 25/07/2013Photo by courtesy of: Le Mans Models
Brands Hatch 1000 KilometresShell Oils 1000 Kilometres17.10.1982
6060 - Mazda RX-7 - Manns GarageMazda RX-7 # - Mazda 2R 1146 cc RotaryIMSA GTU
Manns Garage (GB)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/David Palmer (GB)Result: did not finish (Spin)
Grid: 33rd (1:54.010)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/01/2017Photo by courtesy of: Jeff Davis
Monza 1000 KilometresTrofeo Filippo Caracciolo10.4.1983
5151 - Harrier RX83C Mazda - Manns RacingHarrier RX83C # - Mazda 13B 2R 1308 cc RotaryC Junior
Manns RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Roy Baker (GB)
listed, never drove:
David Palmer (GB)
Result: did not finish (Rotor)
Grid: 15th (2:00.490)
Colours: red (+blue/white)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 28/05/2005Photo by courtesy of: Faustino Mattei
Silverstone 1000 KilometresGrand Prix International 1000 Kms8.5.1983
6262 - Harrier RX83C Mazda - Manns RacingHarrier RX83C # - Mazda 13B 2R 1308 cc RotaryC Junior
Manns RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: David Palmer (GB)/Roy Baker (GB)
did not practice:
Les Blackburn (GB)
Result: did not start (Rotor seals)
Grid: 29th (1:43.960)
Colours: red
Tyres: Avon
Photo updated: 14/09/2004Photo by courtesy of: Jan Hettler
Le Mans 24 Hours24 Heures du Mans19.6.1983
6262 - Harrier RX83C Mazda - Manns RacingHarrier RX83C # - Mazda 13B 2R 1308 cc RotaryC Junior
Manns RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: David Palmer (GB)/Pierre Honegger (USA)/Roy Baker (GB)
listed, never drove:
Les Blackburn (GB)
Result: did not qualify
Grid: (4:33.300)
Colours: red
Tyres: Avon
Photo updated: 28/12/2007Photo by courtesy of: Alain Jourdainne Photos 24H Le Mans and hoslotfrance
Spa 1000 KilometresChampionnat du Monde d'Endurance Spa-Francorchamps4.9.1983
6262 - Harrier RX83C Mazda - Manns RacingHarrier RX83C # - Mazda 13B 2R 1308 cc RotaryC Junior
Manns RacingClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Roy Baker (GB)/David Palmer (GB)
listed, never drove:
Les Blackburn (GB)
Result: 14th 1st in C Junior
Grid: 22nd (2:43.120)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 22/06/2014Photo by courtesy of: Paul Kooyman, Bob Vandenholt and Thierry Périlleux
Monza 1000 KilometresTrofeo Filippo Caracciolo23.4.1984
132132 - Lyncar MS83 Hart #001 - Lyncar Motorsport Ltd.Lyncar MS83 #001 - Hart 420R/Swindon 1994 cc N/AIMSA GTP
Lyncar Motorsport Ltd.Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Costas Los (GR)Result: did not finish (Ignition)
Grid: 26th (1:58.350)
Colours: red
Tyres: Avon
Photo updated: 07/10/2002Photo by courtesy of: Umberto Cattani
Silverstone 1000 KilometresGrand Prix International 1000 kms13.5.1984
132132 - Lyncar MS83 Hart #001 - Lyncar Motorsport Ltd.Lyncar MS83 #001 - Hart 420R/Swindon 1994 cc N/AGTP
Lyncar Motorsport Ltd.Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Costas Los (GR)/Richard Down (GB)/Les Blackburn (GB)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 33rd (1:30.710)
Colours: red
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 31/03/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
Brands Hatch 1000 KilometresBritish Airways 100029.7.1984
8484 - Lyncar MS83 Ford #001 - Lyncar Motorsport Ltd.Lyncar MS83 #001 - Ford Cosworth DFV/Nicholson V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/AGTP
Lyncar Motorsport Ltd.Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Costas Los (GR)/John Nicholson (NZ)
listed, never drove:
Les Blackburn (GB)
Result: disqualified (Last lap too long)
Grid: 20th (1:33.880) - 22nd fastest qualifier
Colours: red
Tyres: Avon
Photo updated: 22/11/2004Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Banks
Donington 500 KilometresFIA Touring Car Championship, Donington 5006.4.1986
3131 - BMW 635 CSi #RA1/029 - Manns Racing - ChiddingfoldBMW 635 CSi #RA1/029 - BMW M30 L6 2v 1xOHC 3445 cc N/ADiv.3
Manns Racing - Chiddingfold (GB)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Barry Barnes (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 34th (1:57.340)
Colours: white/blue
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 23/12/2005Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
Thundersports Brands HatchShell Oils British Grand Prix13.7.1986
1111 - Chevron B60 Mazda - Manns Racing ChiddingfoldChevron B60 # - Mazda L4 2400 cc RotaryClass A
Manns Racing ChiddingfoldOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Nick Oatway (GB)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid: 17th (1:33.910)
Colours: black/white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 13/04/2007Photo by courtesy of: Duncan Curtis
Thundersports BirminghamHalfords Birmingham Super Prix25.8.1986
1111 - Chevron B60 Mazda - Manns Racing ChiddingfoldChevron B60 # - Mazda L4 2400 cc RotaryClass A
Manns Racing ChiddingfoldOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Les Blackburn (GB)/Nick Oatway (GB)Result: did not start
Grid: 22nd (1:42.290)
Colours: black/white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 02/06/2003Photo by courtesy of: Jeremy Jackson
Spa 1000 Kilometres1000 km Spa Kouros15.9.1986
9797 - Tiga GC285 Ford Turbo #294 - RBR TigaTiga GC285 #294 - Ford Cosworth BDT L4 4v DOHC 1820 cc 1xGarrettC2
RBR Tiga (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: John Sheldon (GB)/Max Cohen-Olivar (MA)/John Williams (GB)
listed, never drove:
Les Blackburn (GB), Roy Baker (GB)
Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid: 26th (2:30.560) - 28th fastest qualifier
Colours: orange
Tyres: Avon
Photo updated: 16/05/2004Photo by courtesy of: Le Mans Models
Spa 1000 Kilometres1000 km Spa Kouros15.9.1986
9999 - Tiga GC286 Ford Turbo #336 - RBR TigaTiga GC286 #336 - Ford Cosworth BDT L4 4v DOHC 1820 cc TurboC2
RBR Tiga (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Thorkild Thyrring (DK)/Les Blackburn (GB)
listed, never drove:
John Sheldon (GB)
Result: 22nd
Grid: 24th (2:25.760) - 26th fastest qualifier
Colours: white
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 16/05/2004Photo by courtesy of: Le Mans Models
Fuji 1000 KilometresWorld Sports-Prototype Car Championship WEC in Japan27.9.1987
198198 - Tiga GC286 Ford #336 - Roy Baker RacingTiga GC286 #336 - Ford Cosworth DFL V8/90° 4v DOHC 3298 cc N/AC2
Roy Baker Racing (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Patrick de Radigues (B)/David Andrews (GB)
listed, never drove:
Les Blackburn (GB)
Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid: 35th (1:39.416) - 36th fastest qualifier
Colours: green/brown (+white)
Tyres: Avon
Photo updated: 08/12/2016Photo by courtesy of: Hiro [8gatsuno HIKARI] 8月のひかり
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