1966 Le Mans 24 Hours

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
7
Laps
360
Pole
Fastest Lap
Gurney, 3m 30.6s
1966 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

3

Chris Amon

2

Shelby American

Ford GT40 Mk2 (Goodyear)

24h

9

 

Bruce McLaren

       

9

2

Denny Hulme

1

Shelby American

Ford GT40 Mk2 (Goodyear)

24h

6

 

Ken Miles

       

6

3

6

Ronnie Bucknum

5

Holman Moody Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2 (Goodyear)

348 laps

4

 

Dick Hutcherson

       

4

4

18

Colin Davis

30

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 906/6LH

339 laps

3

 

Jo Siffert

       

3

5

18

Herbert Linge

31

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 906/6LH

338 laps

2

 

Hans Herrmann

       

2

6

25

Peter de Klerk

32

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 906/6LH

337 laps

1

 

Udo Schutz

       

1

7

20

Gunther Klass

58

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 906/6

330 laps

0

 

Rolf Stommelen

       

0

8

29

Roy Pike

29

Maranello Concessionaires

Ferrari 275GTB

313 laps

0

 

Piers Courage

       

0

9

35

Henri Grandsire

62

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault

311 laps

0

 

Leo Cella

       

0

10

28

Pierre Noblet

57

Ecurie Francorchamps

Ferrari 275GTB

310 laps

0

 

Claude Dubois

       

0

11

34

Roger Delageneste

44

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

Alpine A210-Renault

307 laps

0

 

Jacques Cheinisse

       

0

12

31

Robert Bouharde

45

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault

307 laps

0

 

Guy Verrier

       

0

13

28

Jean Vinatier

46

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault

306 laps

0

 

Mauro Bianchi

       

0

14

36

Jean Kerguen

35

"Franc"

Porsche 911S

284 laps

0

 

Franc

       

0

15

40

Claude Ballot-Lena

50

JL Marnat

Marcos Mini-BMC

258 laps

0

 

Jean-Louis Marnat

       

0

DNS

Andre de Cortanze

56

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine M64-Renault

0

 

Henri Grandsire

       

0

DNS

Doc Wyllie

63

Scuderia Bear

Ford GT40

0

 

Dick Holqvist

       

0

DSQ

Sam Posey

11

Prototipi Bizzarrini

Bizzarrini P538 Super America-Chevrolet

38 laps Disqualified

0

 

Massimo Natili

       

0

R

Giampiero Biscaldi

26

Ed Hugus

Ferrari 275GTB

218 laps Clutch

0

 

Michel de Bourbon Parme

       

0

R

Andre Wicky

10

Prototipi Bizzarrini

Bizzarrini P538 Sport-Chevrolet

8 laps Steering

0

 

Edgar Berney

       

0

R

John Rhodes

48

Healey Motors

Austin Healey Sprite

134 laps Clutch

0

R

Andrew Hedges

49

Healey Motors

Austin Healey Sprite

237 laps Engine

0

 

Paddy Hopkirk

       

0

R

Clive Baker

48

Healey Motors

Austin Healey Sprite

134 laps Clutch

0

R

Eric de Keyn

28

Ecurie Nationale Belge

Ferrari 275LM

218 laps Engine

0

 

Gustave Gosselin

       

0

R

Sten Axelsson

33

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 906/6

321 laps Engine

0

 

Peter Gregg

       

0

R

Jerry Grant

3

Shelby American

Ford GT40 Mk2

257 laps Radiator

0

 

Dan Gurney

       

0

R

Bob Grossman

15

Ecurie Ford France

Ford GT40

205 laps Ignition

0

 

Guy Ligier

       

0

R

Dieter Spoerry

14

Ecurie Filipinetti

Ford GT40

233 laps Accident

0

R

Willy Mairesse

19

Ecurie Filipinetti

Ferrari 365P2

166 laps Gearbox

0

R

Peter Sutcliffe

14

Ecurie Filipinetti

Ford GT40

233 laps Accident

0

R

Herbert Muller

19

Ecurie Filipinetti

Ferrari 365P2

166 laps Gearbox

0

R

Pedro Rodriguez

27

North American Racing Team

Ferrari 330P2

151 laps Gearbox

0

R

Bob Bondurant

18

North American Racing Team

Ferrari 365P2

88 laps Transmission

0

R

Richie Ginther

27

North American Racing Team

Ferrari 330P2

151 laps Gearbox

0

R

Jimmy Mieusset

54

North American Racing Team

ASA RB613

50 laps Accident

0

R

George Follmer

38

North American Racing Team

Ferrari Dino 206S Coupe

9 laps Engine

0

R

Masten Gregory

18

North American Racing Team

Ferrari 365P2

88 laps Transmission

0

R

Francois Pasquier

54

North American Racing Team

ASA RB613

50 laps Accident

0

R

Nino Vaccarella

25

North American Racing Team

Ferrari Dino 206S Coupe

7 laps Water leak

0

 

Mario Casoni

       

0

R

Charlie Kolb

38

North American Racing Team

Ferrari Dino 206S Coupe

9 laps Engine

0

R

Frank Gardner

8

Alan Mann Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2 (Goodyear)

31 laps Clutch

0

R

Brian Muir

7

Alan Mann Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2

110 laps Suspension

0

R

John Whitmore

8

Alan Mann Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2 (Goodyear)

31 laps Clutch

0

R

Graham Hill

7

Alan Mann Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2

110 laps Suspension

0

R

Jean-Pierre Hanrioud

55

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault

118 laps Water pump

0

R

Pauli Toivonen

47

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault

217 laps Gearbox

0

R

Andre de Cortanze

55

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault

118 laps Water pump

0

R

Berndt Jansson

47

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault

217 laps Gearbox

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jaussaud

43

Matra Sports

Matra M620-BRM

38 laps Oil pump

0

 

Henri Pescarolo

       

0

R

Johnny Servoz-Gavin

41

Matra Sports

Matra M620-BRM

112 laps Gearbox

0

 

Jean-Pierre Beltoise

       

0

R

Jo Schlesser

42

Matra Sports

Matra M620-BRM

100 laps Accident

0

 

Alan Rees

       

0

R

Paul Hawkins

4

Holman Moody Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2

12 laps Differential

0

R

Mario Andretti

6

Holman Moody Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2

97 laps Engine

0

R

Mark Donohue

4

Holman Moody Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2

12 laps Differential

0

R

Lucien Bianchi

6

Holman Moody Racing

Ford GT40 Mk2

97 laps Engine

0

R

Phil Hill

9

Chaparral Cars

Chaparral 2D-Chevrolet

111 laps Battery

0

 

Jo Bonnier

       

0

R

Ignazio Giunti

61

Autocostruzione Soceta per Azione

ASA RB613

31 laps Transmission

0

 

Spartico Dini

       

0

R

David Piper

16

Maranello Concessionaires

Ferrari 365P2

33 laps Water pump

0

 

Richard Attwood

       

0

R

David Hobbs

36

Maranello Concessionaires

Ferrari Dino 206S Coupe

14 laps Rear axle

0

 

Mike Salmon

       

0

R

Jacky Ickx

60

Essex Wire Corporation

Ford GT40

154 laps Engine

0

R

Peter Revson

59

Essex Wire Corporation

Ford GT40

212 laps Engine

0

 

Skip Scott

       

0

R

Jochen Neerpasch

60

Essex Wire Corporation

Ford GT40

154 laps Engine

0

R

Beurlys

17

Ecurie Francorchamps

Ferrari 365P2

129 laps Engine

0

 

Pierre Dumay

       

0

R

Innes Ireland

12

Comstock Racing Team

Ford GT40

8 laps Engine

0

 

Jochen Rindt

       

0

R

Jean Guichet

21

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 330P3

226 laps Engine

0

 

Lorenzo Bandini

       

0

R

Ludovico Scarfiotti

20

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 330P3

123 laps Accident

0

 

Michael Parkes

       

0

R

Johnny Rives

53

SEC Automobiles CD

CD SP66-Peugeot

91 laps Accident

0

 

Georges Heligoin

       

0

R

Claude Laurent

51

SEC Automobiles CD

CD SP66-Peugeot

54 laps Accident

0

R

Alain Bertaut

52

SEC Automobiles CD

CD SP66-Peugeot

19 laps Clutch

0

 

Pierre Lelong

       

0

R

Jean-Claude Ogier

51

SEC Automobiles CD

CD SP66-Peugeot

54 laps Accident

0

R

Gerhard Koch

34

Auguste Veuillet

Porsche 906/6

110 laps Accident

0

 

Robert Buchet

       

0

R

Jean de Mortemart

24

Scuderia San Marco

Serenissima

40 laps Gearbox

0

 

Jean-Claude Sauer

       

0

Qualifying

Grid Driver Team Time

1

Jerry Grant

Shelby American

3m 30.6s

1

Dan Gurney

Shelby American

3m 30.6s

2

Ken Miles

Shelby American

3m 31.7s

2

Denny Hulme

Shelby American

3m 31.7s

3

Frank Gardner

Alan Mann Racing

3m 32.2s

3

John Whitmore

Alan Mann Racing

3m 32.2s

4

Bruce McLaren

Shelby American

3m 32.6s

4

Chris Amon

Shelby American

3m 32.6s

5

Richie Ginther

North American Racing Team

3m 33s

5

Pedro Rodriguez

North American Racing Team

3m 33s

6

Graham Hill

Alan Mann Racing

3m 33.2s

6

Brian Muir

Alan Mann Racing

3m 33.2s

7

Michael Parkes

Scuderia Ferrari

3m 34.3s

7

Ludovico Scarfiotti

Scuderia Ferrari

3m 34.3s

8

Jean Guichet

Scuderia Ferrari

3m 34.4s

8

Lorenzo Bandini

Scuderia Ferrari

3m 34.4s

9

Ronnie Bucknum

Holman Moody Racing

3m 34.6s

9

Dick Hutcherson

Holman Moody Racing

3m 34.6s

10

Phil Hill

Chaparral Cars

3m 35.1s

10

Jo Bonnier

Chaparral Cars

3m 35.1s

11

Paul Hawkins

Holman Moody Racing

3m 35.2s

11

Mark Donohue

Holman Moody Racing

3m 35.2s

12

Lucien Bianchi

Holman Moody Racing

3m 36.3s

12

Mario Andretti

Holman Moody Racing

3m 36.3s

13

Peter Revson

Essex Wire Corporation

3m 40.2s

13

Skip Scott

Essex Wire Corporation

3m 40.2s

14

Jochen Neerpasch

Essex Wire Corporation

3m 44.1s

14

Jacky Ickx

Essex Wire Corporation

3m 44.1s

15

Herbert Muller

Ecurie Filipinetti

3m 44.6s

15

Willy Mairesse

Ecurie Filipinetti

3m 44.6s

16

Masten Gregory

North American Racing Team

3m 45s

16

Bob Bondurant

North American Racing Team

3m 45s

17

Innes Ireland

Comstock Racing Team

3m 45.6s

17

Jochen Rindt

Comstock Racing Team

3m 45.6s

18

Beurlys

Ecurie Francorchamps

3m 46.3s

18

Pierre Dumay

Ecurie Francorchamps

3m 46.3s

19

Dieter Spoerry

Ecurie Filipinetti

3m 47.6s

19

Peter Sutcliffe

Ecurie Filipinetti

3m 47.6s

20

Guy Ligier

Ecurie Ford France

3m 47.8s

20

Bob Grossman

Ecurie Ford France

3m 47.8s

21

Richard Attwood

Maranello Concessionaires

3m 49s

21

David Piper

Maranello Concessionaires

3m 49s

22

Colin Davis

Porsche System Engineering

3m 51s

22

Jo Siffert

Porsche System Engineering

3m 51s

23

Hans Herrmann

Porsche System Engineering

3m 52.2s

23

Herbert Linge

Porsche System Engineering

3m 52.2s

24

Nino Vaccarella

North American Racing Team

3m 53.5s

24

Mario Casoni

North American Racing Team

3m 53.5s

25

Jo Schlesser

Matra Sports

3m 53.5s

25

Alan Rees

Matra Sports

3m 53.5s

26

Johnny Servoz-Gavin

Matra Sports

3m 54.9s

26

Jean-Pierre Beltoise

Matra Sports

3m 54.9s

27

Gunther Klass

Porsche System Engineering

3m 55.8s

27

Rolf Stommelen

Porsche System Engineering

3m 55.8s

28

Gustave Gosselin

Ecurie Nationale Belge

3m 56.1s

28

Eric de Keyn

Ecurie Nationale Belge

3m 56.1s

29

David Hobbs

Maranello Concessionaires

4m 0.5s

29

Mike Salmon

Maranello Concessionaires

4m 0.5s

30

Peter Gregg

Porsche System Engineering

4m 2.4s

30

Sten Axelsson

Porsche System Engineering

4m 2.4s

31

Udo Schutz

Porsche System Engineering

4m 2.5s

31

Peter de Klerk

Porsche System Engineering

4m 2.5s

32

Charlie Kolb

North American Racing Team

4m 2.7s

32

George Follmer

North American Racing Team

4m 2.7s

33

Robert Buchet

Auguste Veuillet

4m 3.7s

33

Gerhard Koch

Auguste Veuillet

4m 3.7s

34

Jean-Pierre Jaussaud

Matra Sports

4m 7.2s

34

Henri Pescarolo

Matra Sports

4m 7.2s

35

Giampiero Biscaldi

Ed Hugus

4m 11.3s

35

Michel de Bourbon Parme

Ed Hugus

4m 11.3s

36

Massimo Natili

Prototipi Bizzarrini

4m 14.3s

36

Sam Posey

Prototipi Bizzarrini

4m 14.3s

37

Roy Pike

Maranello Concessionaires

4m 15.5s

37

Piers Courage

Maranello Concessionaires

4m 15.5s

38

Pierre Noblet

Ecurie Francorchamps

4m 15.9s

38

Claude Dubois

Ecurie Francorchamps

4m 15.9s

39

Berndt Jansson

Automobiles Alpine

4m 20.1s

39

Pauli Toivonen

Automobiles Alpine

4m 20.1s

40

Edgar Berney

Prototipi Bizzarrini

4m 21.1s

40

Andre Wicky

Prototipi Bizzarrini

4m 21.1s

41

Mauro Bianchi

Automobiles Alpine

4m 21.9s

41

Jean Vinatier

Automobiles Alpine

4m 21.9s

42

Jean de Mortemart

Scuderia San Marco

4m 24.9s

42

Jean-Claude Sauer

Scuderia San Marco

4m 24.9s

43

Guy Verrier

Automobiles Alpine

4m 25.2s

43

Robert Bouharde

Automobiles Alpine

4m 25.2s

44

Henri Grandsire

Automobiles Alpine

4m 25.4s

44

Leo Cella

Automobiles Alpine

4m 25.4s

45

Roger Delageneste

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

4m 27.2s

45

Jacques Cheinisse

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

4m 27.2s

46

Claude Laurent

SEC Automobiles CD

4m 27.5s

46

Jean-Claude Ogier

SEC Automobiles CD

4m 27.5s

47

Alain Bertaut

SEC Automobiles CD

4m 30.1s

47

Pierre Lelong

SEC Automobiles CD

4m 30.1s

48

Andre de Cortanze

Automobiles Alpine

4m 37s

48

Jean-Pierre Hanrioud

Automobiles Alpine

4m 37s

49

Georges Heligoin

SEC Automobiles CD

4m 38.4s

49

Johnny Rives

SEC Automobiles CD

4m 38.4s

50

Jean Kerguen

"Franc"

4m 41s

50

Franc

"Franc"

4m 41s

51

John Rhodes

Healey Motors

4m 45.1s

51

Clive Baker

Healey Motors

4m 45.1s

52

Andrew Hedges

Healey Motors

4m 49.2s

52

Paddy Hopkirk

Healey Motors

4m 49.2s

53

Ignazio Giunti

Autocostruzione Soceta per Azione

4m 49.8s

53

Spartico Dini

Autocostruzione Soceta per Azione

4m 49.8s

54

Francois Pasquier

North American Racing Team

5m 2.3s

54

Jimmy Mieusset

North American Racing Team

5m 2.3s

55

Claude Ballot-Lena

JL Marnat

5m 9.9s

55

Jean-Louis Marnat

JL Marnat

5m 9.9s

Circuit - Le Mans

Country

France

Location

Le Mans, Pays de la Loire

Type

Temporary road course

Length

8.365 (Miles)

Record

Denny Hulme and Mario Andretti (both Ford GT40 Mk4), 3m23.6, 147.908 mph, Sports Cars, 1967

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