Event: Date: 18.6.1939
Track: Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans (France), 13.492 kmsOrganiser: Automobile Club de l'Ouest

Le Mans 24 Hours

Non championship race

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.
1st1Wimille / VeyronBugatti T57CJean-Pierre Wimille3354.760 kms139.7811st8.0
2nd21Gérard / MonneretDelage D6-3LEcurie Walter Watney3312.222 kms138.0091st3.0
3rd5Dobson / BrackenburyLagonda V12Lagonda Ltd.3229.451 kms134.5601st5.0
4th6Selsdon / WaleranLagonda V12Lord Selsdon3219.481 kms134.1452nd5.0
5th26Wenscher / Schaumburg-LippeBMW 328 Touring CoupéBMW3188.450 kms132.8521st2.0
6th12Villeneuve / BiolayDelahaye 135CSLouis Villeneuve3180.287 kms132.5113rd5.0
7th27Roese / HeinemannBMW 328BMW3106.969 kms129.4572nd2.0
8th20Walker / ConnellDelahaye 135CSCount Heyden3025.799 kms126.0744th5.0
9th28Briem / ScholzBMW 328BMW2975.903 kms123.9953rd2.0
10th39Scaron / GordiniSimca HuitGordini2885.906 kms120.2461st1.1
11th14Chorard / SeylairDelahaye 135CSJoseph Chotard2733.409 kms113.8925th5.0
12th29Hitchens / Morris-GoodallAston Martin Speed ModelRobert Hitchens2688.148 kms112.0064th2.0
13th41Lapchin / PlantivauxSimca HuitGordini2640.811 kms110.0332nd1.1
14th32Clark / ChambersHRGEcurie Lapin Blanc2599.700 kms108.3211st1.5
15th37White / AnthonyMorgan 4/4Mrs. Marjorie Fawcett2493.292 kms103.8872nd1.1
16th34Vernet / de BodardRiley TT Sprite PourtoutJust Emile Vernet2434.625 kms101.4423rd1.5
17th38Camerano / LouveauSimca HuitVictor Camerano2212.264 kms92.1773rd1.1
18th45Jones / WilkinsSinger Le Mans ReplicaArthur Jones2000.423 kms87.1004th1.1
19th48Alin / AunSimca CinqGordini1999.472 kms83.3111st750
20th49Aimé / LeducSimca CinqGordini1987.249 kms82.8022nd750

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
25Sommer / "Bira"Alfa Romeo 6C 2500 SSRaymond Sommer1732334.116 kmsEngine3.0
18Contet / BrunetDelahaye 135CSEcurie Francia1712307.132 kmsSuspension5.0
31Polledry / RobertAston Martin 1 ½Victor Polledry1552091260.000 kmsDNF1.5
3Chinetti / MathiesonTalbot T26Luigi Chinetti1542077.768 kmsAccident5.0
22Hug / LoyerDelage D6-3LEcurie Walter Watney1522064.276 kmsAccident3.0
15Mazaud / MonginDelahaye 135CSRobert Mazaud1151551.580 kmsFire5.0
44Scott / WisdomSinger Le Mans ReplicaArchie Scott1051416.660 kmsDirty Fuel1.1
9Le Bègue / LeveghTalbot Lago SSLuigi Chinetti1021376.184 kmsIgnition5.0
19Chaboud / Giraud-CabantousDelahaye 135CSEcurie Francia991335.708 kmsDNF5.0
7Morel / BradleyTalbot T26Luigi Chinetti881187.296 kmsDNF5.0
8De Massa / MahéTalbot T150SS FigoniT.A.S.O. Mathieson881187.296 kmsDNF5.0
10Trémoulet / ForestierTalbot Lago SSJean Trémoulet68876.980 kmsDNF5.0
36Collier / WelchMG PAMichael Collier63849.996 kmsDNF1.1
16Paul / TrévouxDelahaye 135CSEcurie Francia62849.996 kmsDNF5.0
11Bellecroix / SerraudDelahaye 135CSAndré Bellecroix50674.600 kmsAccident5.0
43Cayeux / TramerSimca HuitJust Emile Vernet50674.600 kmsDNF1.1
4"Heldé" / "Nime"Talbot T26Luigi Chinetti45607.140 kmsDNF5.0
47Bonneau / MathieuMG PBClaude Bonneau40539.680 kmsCarburettor1.1
40Breillet / DebilleSimca HuitGordini29391.268 kmsAccident1.1
42Itier / LargeotSimca HuitMe. Anne-Rose Itier26350.792 kmsAccident1.1
30Löhr / von GuilleaumeAdler TrumpfAdler680.952 kmsPiston1.5
46Savoye / SavoyeSinger Savoye SpecialJacques Savoye453.968 kmsDNF1.1

Did not start:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
von Hanstein / KarkmannAdler

Practiced:

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonPos.Gr.
1TWimille / VeyronBugatti T37Jean-Pierre WimilleT-car

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
Delahaye 145Lucy O'Reilly Schell
Dodson / DavisBentley 4 ¼ PaulinAndré Embiricos
Atalanta
Robert ArbuthnotAlfa Romeo 8C 2900ARobert Arbuthnott
Bentley
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