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

Le Mans Test

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

Entered: 41

Practiced: 34

Started: 34

Finished:

Sports 3000 (S3.0) : P:8, ST:8, CL:8
Sports 2000 (S2.0) : P:9, ST:9, CL:9
Grand Touring +5000 (GT+5.0) : P:2, ST:2, CL:2
Grand Touring 5000 (GT5.0) : P:5, ST:5, CL:5
Grand Touring 3000 (GT3.0) : P:4, ST:4, CL:4
Grand Touring 2500 (GT2.5) : P:3, ST:3, CL:3
Touring 3000 (T3.0) : P:3, ST:3, CL:3
Entry List
Entry list is not available.
Photos by courtesy of: Rallye Racing (4), Michel Guilloux (4), Gerard Larrousse (3) and Archives Echappement (2)
Race added to RSC Photo Gallery: 12/11/2014 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)Result: 17th (49s300 behind the winner)
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: 16th (46s700 behind the winner)
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)Result: 14th (45s000 behind the winner)
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 TeamClosed hardtop bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Henri Greder (F)Result: 7th 1st in GT+5.0 (40s400 behind the winner)
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: Jacques Guérin (F)/Jean-Claude Boucher (F)/Didier Jaunet (F)Result: 22nd 1st in GT2.5 (1m00s800 behind the winner)
Colours: yellow (+red)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 29/11/2015Photo by courtesy of: Michel Guilloux
5151 - Mirage M6 Coupe Ford-Weslake #603 - Gulf Research RacingMirage M6 Coupe #603 - Ford Weslake V12 2995 cc N/AS3.0
Gulf Research Racing (GB)Closed bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Derek Bell (GB)
listed, never drove:
Howden Ganley (NZ)
Result: 3rd (20s200 behind the winner)
Colours: light blue/orange
Tyres: unknown
Photo updated: 12/11/2014Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
5252 - Mirage M6 Ford #605 - Gulf Research RacingMirage M6 #605 - Ford Cosworth DFV V8/90° 4v DOHC 2993 cc N/AS3.0
Gulf Research Racing (GB)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Howden Ganley (NZ)Result: 2nd (4s400 behind the winner)
Colours: light blue/orange
Tyres: unknown
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 3000 cc N/AS3.0
Martini Racing TeamClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Herbert Müller (CH)Result: 4th (33s300 behind the winner)
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)Result: 5th (36s400 behind the winner)
Colours: silver (+blue/red/yellow)
Tyres: Dunlop
Photo updated: 22/03/2015Photo by courtesy of: Rallye Racing
No photos available:
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)/Jean-Pierre Jarier (F)Result: 6th (39s300 behind the winner)
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: 29th (1m20s700 behind the winner)
Colours: light blue
Tyres: Firestone
10The car is not available on a photoGrac MT14 SS2.0
Michel Lateste-
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Driven by: Michel Lateste (F)Result: 34th (13m24s000 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
15The car is not available on a photoChevron B21/23 # - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC S2.0
Promoto Racing ServicesOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Brian Robinson (GB)Result: 10th (43s400 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
17The car is not available on a photoA.C.E. PB2 - Ford Cosworth S2.0
Michel Elkoubi-
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Driven by: Massimo Martino (I)Result: 33rd (5m06s700 behind the winner)
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)Result: 20th (57s000 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
20The car is not available on a photoChevron B21/23 # - Ford Cosworth FVC L4 4v DOHC N/AS2.0
Blancpain Total Dinitrol (F)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Roger Dubos (F)Result: 13th (44s900 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
21The car is not available on a photoChevron B23 - Ford Cosworth S2.0
Escuderia Montjuich (E)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: José Juncadella (E)Result: 8th 1st in S2.0 (41s400 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
26The car is not available on a photoChevrolet Corvette C3 #194378S410300 - Chevrolet V8 N/AGT+5.0
Ecurie Léopard-
Front-engined
Driven by: "Depnic" (F)Result: 19th (52s600 behind the winner)
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)Result: 30th (1m31s600 behind the winner)
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)Result: 15th (46s400 behind the winner)
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: 11th 1st in GT5.0 (43s700 behind the winner)
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)Result: 12th (44s800 behind the winner)
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)/Dietrich Krumm (D)Result: 18th 1st in GT3.0 (51s900 behind the winner)
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)Result: 24th (1m07s000 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
36The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 GT3.0
Heinz Schiller-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Florian Vetsch (CH)/Jean Selz (CH)Result: 25th (1m08s100 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
37The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RSR - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGT3.0
Jean SageClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Peter Zbinden (CH)/Jean Sage (F)Result: 27th (1m12s100 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
39The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 S # - Porsche F6 GT2.5
Andre Wicky-
Rear-engined
Driven by: Philippe Carron (CH)Result: 28th (1m12s800 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
40The car is not available on a photoPorsche 911 Carrera RSR #911 360 1196 - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGT3.0
Jean EgreteaudClosed bodywork
Rear-engined
Driven by: Pierre Greub (CH)/Jean Égreteaud (F)Result: 21st (58s600 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
43The 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: 23rd (1m02s100 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
46The car is not available on a photoFerrari 365 GTB/4 #14407 - Ferrari V12 4390 cc N/AGT5.0
Shark Team-
Front-engined
Driven by: Jean-Claude Guérie (F)Result: 26th (1m08s100 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
49The car is not available on a photoFord Capri RS 2600 - Ford T3.0
Jean-Francois PiotClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Jacques Charles (F)/Jean-François Piot (F)Result: 32nd (1m37s300 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
53The car is not available on a photoMatra MS670B #01 - Matra MS72 V12 2993 cc N/AS3.0
Matra-Simca Shell (F)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Driven by: Jean-Pierre Beltoise (F)/Gérard Larrousse (F)Result: winner - (227.018 kph) - margin: 4s400
Colours: blue (+white)
Tyres: Goodyear
54The car is not available on a photoFord Capri RS - Ford T3.0
Ford MotorenwerkeClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Gerry Birrell (GB)Result: 9th 1st in T3.0 (43s000 behind the winner)
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
80The car is not available on a photoFord Capri RS 2600 - Ford T3.0
Shark RacingClosed bodywork
Front-engined
Driven by: Cyril Grandet (F)Result: 31st (1m33s400 behind the winner)
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:
54The car did not arriveFerrari 312 PB #0888 - Ferrari 312 F12 2991 cc N/AS3.0
Ferrari SEFAC SpA (I)Open bodywork
Mid-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: red (+yellow)
Tyres: Goodyear
55The car did not arriveChevron B23 - BMW L4 S2.0
Pierre MaublancOpen bodywork
Mid-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
60The car did not arriveFerrari 365 GTB/4 - Ferrari V12 4390 cc N/AGT5.0
Jean Mesagne-
Front-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
63The car did not arrivePorsche 911 S - Porsche F6 GT3.0
Claude Buchet-
Rear-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
64The car did not arrivePorsche 911 Carrera RSR # - Porsche F6 2v SOHC N/AGT3.0
Porsche Kremer Racing Team (D)Closed bodywork
Rear-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
70The car did not arriveBMW 3.0 CSL # - BMW L6 N/AT5.0
BMW Motorsport (D)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
71The car did not arriveBMW 3.0 CSL # - BMW L6 N/AT5.0
BMW Motorsport (D)Closed bodywork
Front-engined
Result: did not arrive
Colours: unknown
Tyres: unknown
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