Event: 24 Heures du MansDate: 14.6.1981
Track: Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans (France), 13.626 kmsOrganiser: Automobile Club de l'Ouest

Le Mans 24 Hours

(Race Results)

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hPos.Gr.Pos.Div.
1st11Ickx / BellPorsche 936/81Porsche System3554825.348 kms201.0561stS+2.0
2nd8Haran / Schlesser / StreiffRondeau M379C FordJean Rondeau3414639.323 kms193.3051stGTP3.01stGTP
3rd7Migault / SpiceRondeau M379C FordJean Rondeau3364571.205 kms190.4662ndGTP3.02ndGTP
4th55Cooper / Wood / BourgoigniePorsche 935 K3Claude Bourgoignie3314507.520 kms187.8131stGr.51st+2000
5th47Andruet / Ballot-LénaFerrari 512 BB/LMCharles Pozzi S.A.3294469.433 kms186.2261stIMSA GTX
6th42Verney / Kent-Cooke / GarretsonPorsche 935 K3/80Cooke-Woods Racing3284466.362 kms186.0982ndIMSA GTX
7th1Barth / RöhrlPorsche 944 LMPorsche System3244404.594 kms183.6241stGTP+3.03rdGTP
8th65Cheever / Alboreto / FacettiLancia Beta Montecarlo TurboMartini Racing3234391.680 kms182.9862ndGr.51st-2000
9th46Xhenceval / Dieudonné / LibertFerrari 512 BB/LMRennod Racing3214370.941 kms182.1223rdIMSA GTX
10th60Schornstein / Grohs / von TschirnhausPorsche 935JVegla Racing Team3214370.685 kms182.1113rdGr.52nd+2000
11th36Schurti / RousePorsche 924 Carrera GTRPorsche System3164302.958 kms179.2091stIMSA GTO
12th12Mass / Schuppan / HaywoodPorsche 936/81Porsche System3134253.357 kms177.2232ndS+2.0
13th4Morin / Mendez / MathiotWM P79/80 PeugeotWM A.E.R.E.M.3084185.206 kms174.3832ndGTP+3.04thGTP
14th68Finotto / Schön / PiantaLancia Beta Montecarlo TurboJolly Club2933923.650 kms166.3304thGr.52nd-2000
15th18de Villota / Edwards / FernandezLola T600 FordTeam Lola2883923.650 kms163.4853rdS+2.0
16th51Darniche / Cecotto / AlliotBMW M1B.M.W. Italie-France2783785.240 kms157.7185thGr.53rd+2000
17th70Bertapelle / Perrier / SalamPorsche 934Thierry Perrier2753737.439 kms155.7261stGT4th+2000
18th31Grand / CourageLola T298 BMWJean-Philippe Grand2733714.743 kms154.7801stS2.0

Not classified:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.Div.
33Yver / Heuclin / DuboisLola T298 BMWCompagnie Primagaz2042774.474 kmsS2.0
32Descartes / BayardRenard Delmas D31 ROCEcurie Renard-Delmas1882559.611 kmsS2.0

Did not finish:

No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonGr.Div.
43Miller / Siebert / AkinPorsche 935 K3/80Bob Akin Motor Racing320Short-circuitIMSA GTX
57Haldi / Poulain / ThatcherPorsche 935/77AClaude Haldi260AccidentGr.5+2000
49Cudini / Gurdjian / MortonFerrari 512 BB/LMN.A.R.T.247AccidentIMSA GTX
53Hobbs / Jordan / O'RourkeBMW M1Emka Productions Ltd.236EngineGr.5+2000
72Rousselot / Servanin / FerrierBMW M1B.M.W. ZOL' Auto212Valve, clutch, gearboxGT+2000
20De Cadenet / Martin / MartinDe Cadenet Lola LM FordAlain de Cadenet210EngineS+2.0
52Quester / Surer / DeaconBMW M1 SauberWuerth-Lubrifilm Team Sauber207EngineGr.5+2000
66Patrese / Heyer / GhinzaniLancia Beta Montecarlo TurboMartini Racing186Cylinder headGr.5-2000
21Candy / Birrane / FaureDe Cadenet Lola LM FordDorset Racing Associates171Gearbox casingS+2.0
23Craft / EvansDome Zero RL81 FordDome Co Ltd.154ValvesS+2.0
40DeNarvaez / Miller / SteckkönigPorsche 935JJoest Racing152FireIMSA GTX
48Earle / Salmon / PhillipsFerrari 512 BB/LMSimon Phillips140ChassisIMSA GTX
45Violati / Truffo / FlamminiFerrari 512 BB/LMScuderia Supercar Bellancauto118ElectricsIMSA GTX
22Gaillard / Chevalley / SottyACR 80B FordAndré Chevalley Racing114ClutchS3.0
37Walkinshaw / Lovett / IkuzawaMazda RX-7 253iMazdaspeed107EngineIMSA GTO
30Cohen-Olivar / Lemerle / LeviéLola T298 BMWJean-Marie Lemerle104ElectricsS2.0
27Trimmer / NeedellIbec P6 FordIan Bracey95Head gasketS+2.0
10Wollek / Lapeyre / ChasseuilPorsche 917K/81Kremer Racing82Engine mountS+2.0
14Jöst / Niedzwiedz / WhittingtonPorsche 908/80 TurboJoest Racing60AccidentS+2.0
24Rondeau / JaussaudRondeau M379C FordJean Rondeau58HandlingS+2.0
59Field / Whittington / WhittingtonPorsche 935 K3/81Porsche Kremer Racing57EngineGr.5+2000
50Stuck / Jarier / HenzlerBMW M1 SauberBASF Cassetten Team GS Sport57Accident damageIMSA GTX+2000
83Mamers / Raulet / PignardWM P81 PeugeotWM A.E.R.E.M.50AccidentC
71Danner / von Bayern / OberndorferBMW M1Helmut Marko49Crankshaft damperGT+2000
69Lundgardh / Wilds / PlankenhornPorsche 935 L1Tuff-Kote Dinol Racing49EngineGr.5-2000
61Dören / Holup / LässigPorsche 935 K3Weralit Team48Out of fuelGr.5+2000
67Gabbiani / PirroLancia Beta Montecarlo TurboMartini Racing47AccidentGr.5-2000
5Fréquelin / DorchyWM P79/80 PeugeotWM A.E.R.E.M.46Engine, fireGTP+3.0GTP
41Henn / Chandler / MignotPorsche 935 K3Preston B. Henn45Crankshaft pulleyIMSA GTX
26Pescarolo / TambayRondeau M379C FordJean Rondeau41Fuel pumpS+2.0
73Alméras / AlmérasPorsche 924 Carrera GTREminence Racing Team30Engine => gearboxGT+2000
25Ragnotti / LafosseRondeau M379C FordJean Rondeau28Fatal accidentS+2.0
38Terada / Percy / FushidaMazda RX-7 253iMazdaspeed25Rear axleIMSA GTO
82Boutsen / Pignard / SaulnierWM P81 PeugeotWM A.E.R.E.M.15AccidentC
35Yarborough / Cooper / HaganChevrolet CamaroStratagraph Inc.13AccidentIMSA GTO

Did not qualify:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
62Guérin / "Segolen" / BussiPorsche 935"Segolen"Gr.5+2000
16Lateste / PerrierArdex S80 BMWMax SardouS+2.0
17Rahal / RedmanLola T600 Porsche TurboCooke-Woods RacingS+2.0
75Dron / LloydPorsche 924 Carrera GTRPorsche System CanonReserveGT+2000
39Vermeersch / Stiff / RatcliffMazda RX-7Z. & W. Enterprises Inc.ReserveIMSA GTU
74Bond / Brock / RichardsPorsche 924 Carrera GTRPorsche Cars AustraliaReserveGT+2000
90Regout / ElkoubiMcLaren M12 GT ChevroletZ & W Enterprises Inc.IMSA GTP

Practiced:

Pos.No.DriversCarEntrantLapsDistanceKm/hReasonPos.Gr.Pos.Div.
6Morin / MendezWM P79/80 PeugeotWM A.E.R.E.M.GTP+3.0GTP

Entered cars that did not arrive:

No.DriversCarEntrantReasonGr.Div.
19Alain De CadenetFord C100Alain de CadenetS+2.0
34Lacaud / GouhierLola T298 BMWDominique LacaudReserve entryS2.0
44Meister / StommelenPorsche 935 M16Andial Meister RacingIMSA GTX
56Porsche 935Gelo Racing TeamGr.5+2000
58Field / OngaisPorsche 935 K3/80Interscope-Kremer RacingGr.5+2000
Porsche 935 K3Charles Ivey RacingNot acceptedGr.5+2000
Richard ClearePorsche 934Richard Cleare RacingNot acceptedGT+2000
Facetti / FinottoFerrari 308 GTB TurboJolly ClubGr.5+2000
Siegfried BrunnPorsche 908/3 TurboSiegfried BrunnS+2.0
Reine WisellPorsche 935 K3/80John Fitzpatrick RacingIMSA GTX
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