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Event: Date: 1.4.1973
Track: Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans (F), 13.640 kmsDistance: 4 hoursAttendance: unknown

Le Mans 4 Hours

Non championship race
Start time: unknown; Grid: unknown; Weather: unknown

Entered: 46

Practiced: 30

Started: 25

Classified: 13

Sports 3000 (S3.0) : P:4, ST:3, CL:1
Sports 2000 (S2.0) : P:9, ST:7, CL:2
Grand Touring +5000 (GT+5.0) : P:2, ST:2, CL:1
Grand Touring 5000 (GT5.0) : P:5, ST:4, CL:4
Grand Touring 3000 (GT3.0) : P:3, ST:2, CL:1
Grand Touring 2500 (GT2.5) : P:5, ST:5, CL:3
Touring 3000 (T3.0) : P:1, ST:1
Touring 2500 (T2.5) : P:1, ST:1, CL:1
Entry List
Entry list is not available.
Photos by courtesy of: Rallye Racing (4), Gerard Larrousse (3), Michel Guilloux (3) and Archives Echappement (2)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 22/03/2015 Last photo update on this page: 29/11/2015
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44 - Porsche 908/02 #908-022=>908 02 018 - Guillermo Ortega - Ecuador MarlboroPorsche 908/02 K Flunder #908-022=>908 02 018 - Porsche 908 F8 2v DOHC 2997 cc N/AS3.0
Guillermo Ortega - Ecuador Marlboro (EC)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Guillermo Ortega (EC)/Fausto Merello (EC)Result: did not finish (Oil system)
Grid:
Colours: light blue (+yellow)
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 22/03/2015Photo by courtesy of: Archives Echappement
77 - Lola T292 Ford #HU46 - Archambeaud RacingLola T292 #HU46 - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/AS2.0
Archambeaud RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Gérard Larrousse (F)/Hervé Bayard (F)Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid:
Colours: yellow/green/red
Tyres: Goodyear
Photo updated: 20/05/2015Photo by courtesy of: Gerard Larrousse
1212 - Porsche 910 - Raymond TouroulPorsche 910 # - Porsche Typ 901 F6 1991 cc N/AS2.0
Raymond Touroul (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Raymond Touroul (F)/Jean-Pierre Rouget (F)Result: 2nd 1st in S2.0 (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: yellow
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 22/03/2015Photo by courtesy of: Archives Echappement
2525 - Chevrolet Corvette #194679S706401 - Greder Racing TeamChevrolet Corvette C3 #194679S706401 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT+5.0
Greder Racing Team (F)Closed hardtop bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Henri Greder (F)/"Marie-Claude Beaumont" (F)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: white/blue
Tyres: Michelin
Photo updated: 29/11/2015Photo by courtesy of: Michel Guilloux
3838 - Porsche 911 S - Louis MeznariePorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 N/AGT2.5
Louis Meznarie (F)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jean-Claude Boucher (F)/Didier Jaunet (F)/Jacques Guérin (F)Result: 12th (14 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: yellow (+red)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 29/11/2015Photo by courtesy of: Michel Guilloux
6161 - Porsche Carrera RSR #911 360 0588 R6 - Martini Racing TeamPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 360 0588 R6 - Porsche Type 911/83 F6 2v SOHC 2800 cc N/AGT3.0
Martini Racing Team (D)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Manfred Schurti (FL)/Helmuth Koinigg (A)
listed, never drove:
Herbert Müller (CH), Gijs van Lennep (NL)
Result: 4th 1st in GT3.0 (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 22/03/2015Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
6262 - Porsche Carrera RSR #911 360 0020 R2 - Martini Racing TeamPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 360 0020 R2 - Porsche F6 2v SOHC 3000 cc N/AS3.0
Martini Racing Team (D)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Gijs van Lennep (NL)/Herbert Müller (CH)
listed, never drove:
Helmuth Koinigg (A), Manfred Schurti (FL)
Result: winner - (193.157 kph) - margin: 1 lap
Grid: 1st (4:09.600)
Colours: silver (+blue/red/yellow)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 22/03/2015Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
No photos available:
3The car is not available on a photoPorsche 908/02 - Porsche 908 F8 2v DOHC 3000 cc N/AS3.0
Christian Poirot-
Mid-engined
Driven by: Christian Poirot (F)Result: did not finish (Oil leak)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
6The car is not available on a photoLigier JS2 # - Maserati V6/90° 2991 cc N/AS3.0
Automobiles Ligier (F)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Guy Ligier (F)/Claude Michy (F)Result: did not start
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
8The car is not available on a photoLola T212 # - Ford Cosworth N/AS2.0
Heinz SchulthessOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Heinz Schulthess (CH)Result: did not finish (Mechanical)
Grid:
Colours: light blue
Tyres: Firestone
10The car is not available on a photoGrac MT14 SS2.0
Michel Lateste-
-
Driven by: Michel Lateste (F)/Marcel Grue (F)
listed, never drove:
"Segolen" (F)
Result: did not start
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
15The car is not available on a photoChevron B21/23 # - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/AS2.0
Promoto Racing ServicesOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brian Robinson (GB)/Hervé LeGuellec (F)
listed, never drove:
José Uriarte (E)
Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
17The car is not available on a photoA.C.E. PB2 - Ford Cosworth S2.0
Michel Elkoubi-
-
Driven by: Massimo Martino (I)Result: did not start
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
18The car is not available on a photoLola T290 #HU14 - Ford Cosworth L4 N/AS2.0
Jacques HenryOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jacques Henry (F)/Fred Stalder (F)Result: did not finish (Accident)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
20The car is not available on a photoChevron B21/23 # - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/AS2.0
Paul Blancpain (F)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Roger Dubos (F)/Christine Beckers (B)Result: 7th (5 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
21The car is not available on a photoChevron B21/23 - Ford Cosworth S2.0
Escuderia Montjuich (E)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: José Juncadella (E)/Javier Juncadella (E)Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
26The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette C3 #194378S410300 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT+5.0
Ecurie Léopard (F)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Jean-Claude Aubriet (F)/"Depnic" (F)Result: 8th 1st in GT+5.0 (6 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
30The car is not available on a photoFerrari 365 GTB/4 #13141 - Ferrari V12 4390 cc N/AGT5.0
North American Racing Team-
Front-engined
Driven by: François Migault (F)
listed, never drove:
Jean-Pierre Jarier (F)
Result: did not start
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
31The car is not available on a photoFerrari 365 GTB/4 #15681 - Ferrari V12 4390 cc N/AGT5.0
J. C. Bamford Excavators Ltd. (GB)-
Front-engined
Driven by: Willie Green (GB)/Neil Corner (GB)
listed, never drove:
Graham Hill (GB)
Result: 6th (3 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
32The car is not available on a photoFerrari 365 GTB/4 #16363 - Ferrari V12 4390 cc N/AGT5.0
Automobiles Charles Pozzi-
Front-engined
Driven by: Jean-Claude Andruet (F)/Bob Wollek (F)Result: 3rd 1st in GT5.0 (1 lap behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
33The car is not available on a photoFerrari 365 GTB/4 #14889 - Ferrari V12 4390 cc N/AGT5.0
North American Racing Team (USA)-
Front-engined
Driven by: François Migault (F)/Lucien Guitteny (F)
DNS:
Jean-Pierre Bodin (F)
Result: 5th (2 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
34The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 360 0636 - Porsche Type 911/83 F6 2v SOHC N/AGT3.0
Max Moritz Racing Team (D)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Gerd Quist (D)/Jürgen Zink (D)
listed, never drove:
Dietrich Krumm (D)
Result: did not finish
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
35The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 N/AGT2.5
Rene Mazzia-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Marcel Mignot (F)/Pierre Mauroy (F)
René Mazzia (F)
Result: 11th (7 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
36The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 GT2.5
Heinz Schiller-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Jean Selz (CH)/Florian Vetsch (CH)Result: 10th 1st in GT2.5 (7 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
37The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RS - Porsche F6 GT3.0
Jean SageClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Peter Zbinden (CH)
listed, never drove:
Jean Sage (F), Bernard Chenevière (CH)
Result: did not start
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
39The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 GT2.5
André Wicky Racing Team-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Philippe Carron (CH)/Jean-Pierre Aeschlimann (CH)Result: did not finish (Gearbox)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
40The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 360 1196 - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGT2.5
Porsche Club RomandClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Pierre Greub (CH)/Jean Égreteaud (F)
listed, never drove:
Michel Gueissaz (CH)
Result: did not finish (Engine)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
46The car is not available on a photoFerrari 365 GTB/4 #14407 - Ferrari V12 4390 cc N/AGT5.0
Shark Racing-
Front-engined
Driven by: Jean-Claude Guérie (F)/Cyril Grandet (F)
listed, never drove:
Joël Bonnemaison (F)
Result: 9th (6 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
48The car is not available on a photoMazda R100 - Mazda R2 982 cc RotaryT2.5
"Agere"Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: "Agere" (F)/Claude Buchet (F)Result: 13th 1st in T2.5 (17 laps behind the winner)
Grid:
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
72The car is not available on a photoFord Capri RS 2600 # - Ford V6 N/AT3.0
Ford Motorenwerke (D)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Gerry Birrell (GB)/Hans Heyer (D)Result: did not finish (Oil system)
Grid: 2nd
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
If you have a picture of any car that is missing in the gallery or you might have a better photo, please, do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
Entered cars that did not arrive:
1The car did not arriveLola T280 #HU1 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/AS3.0
Daniel RouveyranOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Jean-Louis Lafosse (F)/Hughes de Fierlant (B)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
2The car did not arriveLola T282 # - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/AS3.0
GalliaOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: François Migault (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
5The car did not arrivePorsche 908/02 K Flunder #010 - Porsche 908 F8 2v DOHC 3000 cc N/AS3.0
André Wicky Racing Team (CH)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: André Wicky (CH)/Max Cohen-Olivar (MA)/Peter Mattli (CH)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
8The car did not arriveGrac MT14 SS2.0
Heinz Schulthess-
-
Drivers listed: Walter Brun (CH)/Peter Maron (CH)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
9The car did not arriveGrac MT14 S #S2.0
Heinz Schulthess-
-
Drivers listed: Heinz Schulthess (CH)/Guy Fréquelin (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
11The car did not arriveJidé 2000 - Renault 2000 cc S2.0
Jacques Durant-
-
Drivers listed: Jean-Louis Gama (F)/Jacques Morel (F)/RobiniResult: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
14The car did not arriveRawlson CR11 #CR11 - Ford Cosworth N/AS2.0
Promoto Racing ServicesOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Emile Elias (F)/Jean Bellec (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
16The car did not arriveChevron B23 - Ford Cosworth S2.0
Escuderia Montjuich (E)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Roger Clark (GB)/José Juncadella (E)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
19The car did not arriveLola T212 #HU27 - Ford Cosworth L4 N/AS2.0
Jean-Pierre AdatteOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Jean-Pierre Adatte (CH)/Georges Dumoing (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
27The car did not arriveDe Tomaso Pantera - Ford V8 OHV N/AGT+5.0
Franco-Britanic Auto Ltd.Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Jean Vinatier (F)/Guy Chasseuil (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
28The car did not arriveDe Tomaso Pantera #2343 - Ford V8 OHV N/AGT+5.0
Momo Racing Team (I)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Gianpiero Moretti (I)/Corrado Manfredini (I)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
29The car did not arriveDe Tomaso Pantera - Ford V8 OHV N/AGT+5.0
André Wicky Racing TeamClosed bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Max Cohen-Olivar (MA)/Pierre-François Rousselot (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
47The car did not arriveOpel Commodore - Opel L6 N/AT3.0
Maisons de Week-EndClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Drivers listed: Jean-Louis Ravenel (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car did not arriveMaserati Bora AM117 - Maserati GT5.0
Maserati-
-
Drivers listed: François Migault (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car did not arriveLola T292 - Ford Cosworth S3.0
Jolly Club (I)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
The car did not arriveLola T292 - Ford Cosworth N/AS2.0
Archambeaud RacingOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Drivers listed: Michel Guérin (F)/Christian Mons (F)Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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Photos by: Rallye Racing (1)
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