Event: Les 24 Heures du MansDate: 15.6.1952
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.
1st21Lang / RiessMercedes-Benz 300 SLDaimler Benz AG2773733.800 kms155.5751stS3.0
2nd20Helfrich / NiedermayrMercedes-Benz 300 SLDaimler Benz AG2763720.260 kms155.0112ndS3.0
3rd10Johnson / WisdomNash-HealeyHealey2623534.030 kms147.2511stS5.0
4th1Cunningham / SpearCunningham C4-R ChryslerB. S. Cunningham2523399.030 kms141.6261stS8.0
5th14Simon / VincentFerrari 340 America Berlinetta VignaleLuigi Chinetti2503361.810 kms140.0782ndS5.0
6th39Valenzano / "Ippocampo"Lancia Aurelia B20Scuderia Lancia2483342.420 kms139.2681stS2.0
7th32Clark / KeenAston Martin DB2 CoupéPeter Clark2483335.780 kms138.9913rdS3.0
8th40Bonetto / AnselmiLancia Aurelia B20Scuderia Lancia2473320.440 kms138.3522ndS2.0
9th6Chambas / MorelTalbot Lago T26GS compr.André Chambas2353155.230 kms131.4681stSs/c
10th42Peacock / RuddockFrazer Nash Le Mans Replica Mk 2Me. P. Trevalyan2253021.530 kms125.8973rdS2.0
11th50Veuillet / MouchePorsche 356Porsche KG2202955.410 kms123.1421stS1.1
12th52Plantivaux / ChancelPanhard Dyna CoupéPanhard2172914.950 kms121.4562ndS1.1
13th45Becquart / WilkinsJowett Jupiter R1Marcel Becquart2102818.900 kms117.4441stS1.5
14th60Hémard / DussousMonopole Panhard X84Monopole2082802.190 kms116.7581stS750
15th68de Regibus / PortaRenault 4CV 1063Renault1952628.850 kms109.5352ndS750
16th61Gaillard / ChancelPanhard Dyna Sport X84Raymond Gaillard1862508.340 kms104.5143rdS750
17th67Rédélé / LapchinRenault 4CV 1063Renault1782388.050 kms99.5024thS750

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.
2Walters / CarterCunningham C4-RK ChryslerB. S. CunninghamEngineS8.0
3Fitch / RiceCunningham C4-R ChryslerB. S. CunninghamEngineS8.0
4Allard / FairmanAllard J2X ChryslerAllardFuel tankS8.0
5Curtis / Arkus DuntovAllard J2X ChryslerAllardBrakesS8.0
8LeveghTalbot Lago T26GS spiderPierre LeveghEngineS5.0
9Meyrat / MairesseTalbot Lago T26GSPierre MeyratOil pumpS5.0
11Veyron / Giraud-CabantousNash-HealeyHealeyGearboxS5.0
12Chinetti / LucasFerrari 340 America BLuigi ChinettiDisqualifiedS5.0
15Rosier / TrintignantFerrari 340 America Vignale SpiderEcurie RosierClutchS5.0
16"Heldé"Ferrari 340 America B (212)Luigi ChinettiClutchS5.0
17Moss / WalkerJaguar C-typePeter WalkerEngineS5.0
18Rolt / HamiltonJaguar C-typeJaguar Ltd.Head gasketS5.0
19Stewart / WhiteheadJaguar C-typeJaguar Ltd.Head gasketS5.0
22Kling / KlenkMercedes-Benz 300 SLDaimler Benz AGElectricalS3.0
25Macklin / CollinsAston Martin DB3 spiderAston Martin Ltd.AccidentS3.0
26Poore / GriffithAston Martin DB3 spiderAston Martin Ltd.Water pumpS3.0
27Parnell / ThompsonAston Martin DB3 coupéAston Martin Ltd.TransmissionS3.0
30"Pagnibon" / ColeFerrari 225 S Berlinetta VignaleScuderia FerrariIgnitionS3.0
31Mann / Morris-GoodallAston Martin DB2N. H. MannStarterS3.0
33Moran / CornacchiaFerrari 212 MM BerlinettaCharles MoranElectricalS3.0
34Behra / ManzonGordini T15SAutomobiles GordiniFront brakesS3.0
35Lawrie / IsherwoodMorgan Plus 4-Standard VanguardRobert LawrieWater pumpS3.0
41Stoop / WilsonFrazer Nash Mille MigliaFrazer NashTransmissionS2.0
43Constantin / PochPeugeot 203C ConstantinAlexis ConstantinAccidentS1.5
44Loyer / "Rinen"Gordini T15SAutomobiles GordiniClutchS1.5
46Hadley / WiseJowett Jupiter R1JowettOil leakS1.5
47Lachaize / MartinPorsche 356Auguste LachaizeAccidentS1.5
48Damonte / MartialOsca MT4 1100Automobili OscaClutchS1.5
49Mahé / ScaronSimca Gordini TMMNorbert Jean Mahé/MécanormaWater pumpS1.1
51von Hanstein / MüllerPorsche 356Porsche KGGearboxS1.1
53Lesur / BriatRenault 4CV 1063RenaultTransmissionS750
54Pons / MoserRenault 4CV 1063RenaultAccidentS750
55Lecat / SenftlebenRenault 4CV 1063Jacques LecatEngineS750
56Vernet / PairardRenault 4CV 1063Just Emile VernetIgnitionS750
57Bonnet / BayolD.B. Barquette PanhardD.B.TransmissionS750
58Colas / SchollmannD.B. Coupe PanhardD.B.FuelS750
59Savoye / LiénardPanhard Dyna Sport X84PanhardEngineS750
62Ascari / VilloresiFerrari 250 S Berlinetta VignaleScuderia FerrariClutchS3.0
64Gatsonides / van Zuylen van NijeveltJowett Jupiter R1Maurice GatsonidesEngineS1.5
65Chaboud / PozziTalbot Lago T26Eugene ChaboudAccidentS5.0

Practiced:

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonPos.Gr.
Allard J2X CadillacSpare car
Mercedes-Benz 300 SLDaimler Benz AGSpare carS3.0

Did not practice:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
22TRudolf CaracciolaMercedes-Benz 300 SLDaimler Benz AGNot enteredS3.0

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.
7Rosier / EstagerTalbot Lago T26GSTalbotS5.0
Renault 4CVReserve entry
Daetwyler / de GraffenriedAlfa Romeo
Fabregas / IglesiasPegaso Z102Pegaso
Bulto / Font LapalissePegaso Z102PegasoReserve entry
Charles FarouxBentley ContinentalACO
Renault 4CVReserve entry
Alfa Romeo 1900 GTS.P.A. Alfa Romeo
Fangio / Gonzalez / CorteseAlfa Romeo Disco VolanteS.P.A. Alfa RomeoReserve entry, withdrawn
Palacio Pover / JoverPegaso Z102Pegaso
Aston MartinAston Martin Ltd.
SiataReserve entry, withdrawn
Capelli / LuraniFiat
Farina / TaruffiFerrariScuderia Ferrari
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