Event: 24 H du Mans, Championnat du Monde de la Voiture de SportDate: 11.6.1961
Track: Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans (France), 13.461 kmsOrganiser: Automobile Club de l'Ouest

Le Mans 24 Hours

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.Pos.Div.
1st10Gendebien / HillFerrari 250 TRI/61SEFAC Ferrari3334476.580 kms186.5241stS3.01st2501-3000
2nd11Parkes / MairesseFerrari 250 TRI/61SEFAC Ferrari3304438.718 kms184.9472ndS3.0
3rd14Noblet / GuichetFerrari 250 GT SWBPierre Noblet3174258.009 kms177.4171stGT3.0
4th7Thompson / PabstMaserati Tipo 63Briggs Cunningham3114181.897 kms174.2463rdS3.0
5th33Holbert / GregoryPorsche 718 RS 61Porsche System Engineering3094154.460 kms173.1031stS2.01st1601-2000
6th20Grossman / PiletteFerrari 250 GT SWBEquipe Nationale Belge3094150.302 kms172.9292ndGT3.0
7th32Herrmann / BarthPorsche 718 RS 61 CoupePorsche System Engineering3064112.290 kms171.3452ndS2.0
8th24Cunningham / KimberlyMaserati Tipo 60Briggs Cunningham3034072.116 kms169.6723rdS2.0
9th27Bolton / BallisatTriumph TR4SStandard Triumph2843819.348 kms159.1654thS2.0
10th36Linge / PonPorsche 356B Carrera Abarth GTLPorsche System Engineering2843818.677 kms159.1121stGT1.61st1301-1600
11th26Leston / SlotemakerTriumph TR4SStandard Triumph2793753.254 kms156.3865thS2.0
12th38Allen / TaylorLotus EliteLotus Engineering2683596.757 kms149.8651stGT1.31st1151-1300
13th40Kosselek / MassenezLotus EliteEcurie Edger2673590.599 kms149.6082ndGT1.3
14th60Hulme / HyslopFiat-Abarth 850 SAbarth & Cie2633531.974 kms147.1661stS8501st701-850
15th25Becquart / RothschildTriumph TR4SStandard Triumph2623524.251 kms146.4446thS2.0
16th34Harper / ProcterSunbeam Alpine HarringtonSunbeam-Talbot2613511.709 kms146.3212ndGT1.6
17th28Alexandrovitch / MagneAC Ace BristolEquipe Chardonnet2613507.282 kms146.1371stGT2.0
18th53Laureau / BouhardeD.B. Barquette PanhardAutomobiles Deutsch & Bonnet2573457.172 kms144.0492ndS850
19th45Moynet / VidillesD.B. - PanhardAutomobiles Deutsch & Bonnet2433268.976 kms136.2073rdS850
20th48Guilhaudin / GrelleyD.B. HBR5 PanhardAutomobiles Deutsch & Bonnet2433268.860 kms136.2034thS850
21st47Rollin / BartholoniD.B. Coupe PanhardAutomobiles Deutsch & Bonnet2393215.100 kms133.9635thS850
22nd52TCaillaud / MouginD.B. HBR5 Super Rallye PanhardAutomobiles Deutsch & Bonnet2373188.348 kms132.8486thS850

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.Div.
17Rodriguez / RodriguezFerrari 250 TRI/61North American Racing Team305EngineS3.0
1"Franc" / KerguenAston Martin DB4 GT ZagatoJean Kerguen286ElectricsGT4.0
30Bonnier / GurneyPorsche 718 RS 61 CoupePorsche System Engineering262EngineS2.0
37Buchet / MonneretPorsche 356B Carrera Abarth GTLAuguste Veuillet261EngineGT1.6
55Condrillier / FoitekFiat-Abarth 700 SAbarth & Cie255Oil leakS850
21Stoop / BekaertAustin-Healey 3000Ecurie Chiltern254EngineGT3.0
4Salvadori / MaggsAston Martin DBR1/300Essex Racing Team243Fuel leakS3.0
23Ginther / von TripsFerrari Dino 246 SPSEFAC Ferrari231Out of fuelS2.5
54Masson / ArmagnacD.B. Barquette PanhardRoger Masson208EngineS850
39Wyllie / BuxtonLotus Elite ClimaxLotus Engineering193OverheatingGT1.3
12Tavano / BaghettiFerrari 250 GT SWB EXPSEFAC Ferrari163Borken pistonS3.0
16Trintignant / AbateFerrari 250 GT SWBScuderia Serenissima162DifferentialGT3.0
5Clark / FlockhartAston Martin DBR1/300Border Reivers132ClutchS3.0
35Hopkirk / JoppSunbeam AlpineSunbeam-Talbot130DQ: oil replenishmentGT1.6
43Cunningham / HugusOsca S1000North American Racing Team125ClutchS1.0
8Frescobaldi / CammarotaFiat-Abarth 700 SScuderia Serenissima124SuspensionS850
18Moss / HillFerrari 250 GT SWBNorth American Racing Team121Water leakGT3.0
29Wicky / BerneyAC Ace BristolEcurie Lausannoise115OverheatingGT2.0
56Bassi / RigamontiFiat-Abarth 700 SAbarth & Cie111DynamoS850
51Allison / McKeeLotus Elite ClimaxUDT/Laystall Racing Team102CarburettorS850
41Malle / CarnegieLotus Elite ClimaxEquipe Los Amigos86Split fuel tankGT1.3
50Laroche / DavisOsca S750Automobiles Osca85Cooling systemS850
19Reed / ArentsFerrari 250 GT SWBNorth American Racing Team76Short-circuitGT3.0
42Hawkins / ColgateAustin-Healey Sebring SpriteDonald Healey Motor Co. Ltd.64ValveS1.0
15Bianchi / BergerFerrari 250 GT SWBEcurie Francorchamps60ClutchGT3.0
9Scarfiotti / VaccarellaMaserati Tipo 63Scuderia Serenissima53Head gasketS3.0
46Sanderson / MacKayAustin-Healey Sebring SpriteEcurie Ecosse40AccidentS1.0
22Dickson / HalfordCooper Monaco T57 ClimaxEcurie Ecosse32AccidentS2.5
6Hansgen / McLarenMaserati Tipo 63Briggs Cunningham31AccidentS3.0
3Davison / StillwellAston Martin DB4 GT ZagatoEssex Racing Stable25Head gasketGT4.0
2Fairman / ConstenAston Martin DB4 GT ZagatoEssex Racing Stable22Head gasketGT4.0
49Vinatier / ZeccoliFiat Abarth 700 S SpiderAbarth & Cie15AccidentS850
58Lund / OlthoffMGATed Lund14EngineS2.0

Did not start:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
44Dubois / Langlois van OphemFiat-Abarth 1000 SEquipe Nationale BelgeEngineS1.0
57Delageneste / DumayFerrari 250 GT SWBRoger DelagenesteGT3.0
61Clark / TaylorAustin-Healey 3000Cambridge RacingGT3.0
62Porthault / DevosLotus EliteMaurice PorthaultGT1.3
63Faucher / PetitBMW 700 SChristian FaucherS850

Practiced:

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonPos.Gr.Pos.Div.
52Caillaud / MouginD.B. - PanhardAutomobiles Deutsch & BonnetAccident in practiceS850

Did not practice:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
Morgan 4/4MorganRejectedGT2.0

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
18Scarlatti / Abate / Balzarini / Vaccarella / HansgenMaserati Tipo 63Scuderia SerenissimaS3.0
31Taylor / ArundellLotus 19 ClimaxLotus EngineeringGT2.0
59Maurice MartinD.B. HBR PanhardMartinS1.0
Lloyd CasnerMaserati Tipo 61Camoradi USABroken chassis
McCowen / RileyAC Ace BristolLight BlueNot acceptedGT2.0
Alfa RomeoSquadra Virgilia ConreroGT
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