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Event: 24 Heures du MansDate: 19.6.2005
Track: Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans (France), 13.650 kmsOrganiser: Automobile Club de l'Ouest

Le Mans 24 Hours

Non championship race
Weather:very hot, dry, humid
Start time:18/6 16:00
Grid:2-2-2. PP left
Distance:24 hours
Attendance:230000
Entered:79
Practiced:50
Qualified:49
Started:49
Finished:26
Classified:24
Classes:PractStartClass
Le Mans Prototype 113138
Le Mans Prototype 213134
Le Mans Grand Touring 1995
Le Mans Grand Touring 214147
Race notes:
2 full-course cautions for 43 minutes
Pre-race sessions:
4 qualifying sessions held for a total of 480 minutes on 15-16/6
45 minute pre-race warm-up held
Winners:
Overall:3Audi R8Lehto / Kristensen / Werner
Le Mans Prototype 2:25MG Lola EX264Erdos / Newton / Hughes
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:64Chevrolet Corvette C6.RGavin / Beretta / Magnussen
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:71Porsche 996 GT3-RSRRockenfeller / Lieb / Hindery
Fastest Laps:
Overall:16Pescarolo C60 Hybrid JuddJean-Christophe Boullion (F)3:34.968228.592 km/h
Le Mans Prototype 2:25MG Lola EX264Warren Hughes (GB)3:47.601215.904 km/h
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:59Aston Martin DBR9Darren Turner (GB)3:51.422212.339 km/h
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:71Porsche 996 GT3-RSRMike Rockenfeller (D)4:07.164198.815 km/h
Pole Positions:
Overall:16Pescarolo C60 Hybrid JuddEmmanuel Collard (F)3:34.715228.862 km/h
Le Mans Prototype 2:37Courage C65 FordDidier André (F)3:42.301221.052 km/h
Le Mans Grand Touring 1:58Aston Martin DBR9Tomáš Enge (CZ)3:48.576214.983 km/h
Le Mans Grand Touring 2:71Porsche 996 GT3-RSRMike Rockenfeller (D)4:05.326200.305 km/h
Notes of interest:
Top makes by numbers:Courage (9), Porsche (8), Ferrari (7), Audi (3), Pescarolo (2), Chevrolet (2), Dome (2), Aston Martin (2), Dallara (2), WR (2)
Top engines by numbers:Judd (9), Porsche (8), Ferrari (7), Audi (4), AER (4)
Top car types by numbers:Courage C65 (7), Porsche 996 GT3-RSR (6), Ferrari 550 Maranello (4)
Driver nationalities:F (38), GB (32), USA (16), D (9), J (7), NL (7), I (6), DK (5), CDN (4), CH (4), P (4)
Team nationalities:F (14), GB (12), USA (12), NL (2), I (2), J (2)
Engine positions:mid-engined (59%), front-engined (24%), rear-engined (17%)
Average engine size:4004 cc (with regard to 20% turbocharged cars an applicable size is 4324 cc)
Oldest known drivers:Horst Felbermayr (60), Yojiro Terada (58), Leo Hindery (58)
Youngest known drivers:Mike Rockenfeller (22), Nathan Kinch (23), Patrick Long (24)
Female drivers:Liz Halliday, Vanina Ickx

Official Race Programme:

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