1968 Le Mans 24 Hours

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
10
Laps
331
Pole
Fastest Lap
Stommelen, 3m 38.1s
1968 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

3

Lucien Bianchi

9

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

Ford GT40 (Firestone)

24h

8

 

Pedro Rodriguez

       

8

2

20

Dieter Spoerry

66

Squadra Tartaruga

Porsche 907/8

326 laps

6

 

Rico Steinemann

       

6

3

1

Jochen Neerpasch

33

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 908/8 (Dunlop)

325 laps

4

 

Rolf Stommelen

       

4

4

13

Nanni Galli

39

Autodelta

Alfa Romeo T33/2

322 laps

3

 

Ignazio Giunti

       

3

5

16

Spartico Dini

38

Autodelta

Alfa Romeo T33/2

315 laps

2

 

Carlo Facetti

       

2

6

17

Giampiero Biscaldi

40

Autodelta

Alfa Romeo T33/2

305 laps

1

 

Mario Casoni

       

1

7

21

Richard Attwood

21

David Piper

Ferrari 275LM (Goodyear)

302 laps

0

 

David Piper

       

0

8

7

Jean Vinatier

30

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A220-Renault (Dunlop)

297 laps

0

 

Andre de Cortanze

       

0

9

30

Alain le Guellec

57

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

Alpine A210-Renault

289 laps

0

 

Alain Serpaggi

       

0

10

31

Jean-Luc Therier

52

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault (Dunlop)

288 laps

0

 

Bernard Tramont

       

0

11

31

Christian Ethuin

53

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault (Dunlop)

282 laps

0

 

Bob Wollek

       

0

12

31

Jean-Pierre Gaban

43

JP Gaban

Porsche 911T (Dunlop)

281 laps

0

 

Roger van der Schrick

       

0

13

9

Claude Laurent

64

Claude Laurent

Porsche 911T (Dunlop)

276 laps

0

 

Jean-Claude Ogier

       

0

14

37

Jean-Claude Andruet

55

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault (Dunlop)

272 laps

0

 

Jean-Pierre Nicolas

       

0

15

35

Alec Poole

50

Healey Motors

Austin Healey Sprite (Dunlop)

255 laps

0

 

Roger Enever

       

0

DSQ

Pierre Maublanc

42

Christian Poirot

Porsche 906 (Dunlop)

202 laps Engine

0

 

Christian Poirot

       

0

DNS

Giorgio Pianta

5

Scuderia Sant Ambroeus

Iso Rivolta GT-Chevrolet

0

 

Enrico Pinto

       

0

DSQ

Robert Buchet

67

Philippe Farjon

Porsche 907/8 (Dunlop)

102 laps Starter motor

0

 

Herbert Linge

       

0

DNQ

Patrick Champin

68

H Giraud

Hrubon-Renault

Starter motor

0

 

Philippe Marchesi

       

0

DNQ

Jem Marsh

48

Marcos Racing

Marcos GT-Volvo

0

 

John Quick

       

0

DSQ

Gerhard Mitter

32

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 908 (Dunlop)

111 laps Alternator

0

 

Vic Elford

       

0

DNQ

Bob Grossman

15

North American Racing Team

Ferrari 275GTB (Dunlop)

Engine

0

 

Edgar Berney

       

0

NC

Bob Tullius

23

Howmet Corporation

Howmet TX turbine

60 laps Not classified

0

 

Hugh Dibley

       

0

NC

Marcel Martin

46

Ecurie Fiat Abarth France

Fiat Dino

253 laps Not classified

0

 

Jean Mesange

       

0

NC

Bernard Collomb

51

Bernard Collomb

Alpine A110-Renault (Dunlop)

167 laps Not classified

0

 

Francois Lacarrau

       

0

NC

Joseph Bourdon

61

Ecurie Leopard

Alpine A110-Renault

215 laps Not classified

0

 

Maurice Nusbaumer

       

0

R

Jean-Francois Gerbault

56

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A210-Renault (Dunlop)

71 laps Ignition

0

 

Jean-Louis Marnat

       

0

R

Rene Ligonnet

54

A Moynet

Moynet XS-Simca (Firestone)

6 laps Oil pump

0

 

Jean Max

       

0

R

Sten Axelsson

7

Sports Cars Unlimited

Lola T70 Mk3-Chevrolet (Firestone)

15 laps Fuel tank

0

 

Ulf Norinder

       

0

R

Beurlys

8

Claude Dubois

Ford GT40 (Firestone)

Accident

0

 

Willy Mairesse

       

0

R

Serge Troesch

65

Racing Team VDS

Alfa Romeo T33/2

7 laps Engine

0

 

Karl von Wendt

       

0

R

Jackie Epstein

6

Jackie Epstein

Lola T70 Mk3-Chevrolet (Goodyear)

143 laps Transmission

0

 

Edward Nelson

       

0

R

Willy Meier

60

Wicky Racing Team

Porsche 911T (Goodyear)

30 laps Accident

0

 

Jean de Mortemart

       

0

R

Clive Baker

47

Healey Motors

Healey SR-Climax (Dunlop)

20 laps Clutch

0

 

Andrew Hedges

       

0

R

Chris Lawrence

49

Chris Lawrence

Deep Sanderson 302-Ford (Dunlop)

35 laps Fuel injection

0

 

John Wingfield

       

0

R

Claude Ballot-Lena

44

Auguste Veuillet

Porsche 911T (Dunlop)

224 laps Engine

0

 

Guy Chasseuil

       

0

R

Jean-Pierre Hanrioud

45

JP Hanrioud

Porsche 910

248 laps Suspension

0

 

Andre Wicky

       

0

R

Nino Vaccarella

41

Autodelta

Alfa Romeo T33/2

150 laps Fuel pump

0

 

Giancarlo Baghetti

       

0

R

Sylvain Garant

4

Ecurie Filipinetti

Chevrolet Corvette

157 laps Accident

0

 

Jean-Michel Giorgi

       

0

R

Scooter Patrick

34

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 908 (Dunlop)

115 laps Alternator

0

 

Joe Buzzetta

       

0

R

Rudi Lins

35

Alex Soler-Roig

Porsche 907/8 (Goodyear)

145 laps Oil leak

0

 

Alex Soler-Roig

       

0

R

Francois Chevalier

36

North American Racing Team

Ferrari Dino 206S Coupe

54 laps Engine

0

 

Bernard Lagier

       

0

R

Teddy Pilette

37

Racing Team VDS

Alfa Romeo T33/2 (Goodyear)

104 laps Driveshaft

0

 

Rob Slotemaker

       

0

R

Henri Pescarolo

24

Matra Sports

Matra-Simca MS630 (Dunlop)

283 laps Accident

0

 

Johnny Servoz-Gavin

       

0

R

Digby Martland

25

John Woolfe Racing

Chevron B12-Repco (Dunlop)

27 laps Engine

0

 

John Woolfe

       

0

R

Mauro Bianchi

27

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

Alpine A220-Renault

257 laps Accident

0

 

Patrick Depailler

       

0

R

Henri Grandsire

28

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A220-Renault (Dunlop)

59 laps Accident

0

 

Gerard Larrousse

       

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

29

Automobiles Alpine

Alpine A220-Renault

185 laps Electrics

0

 

Jean Guichet

       

0

R

Umberto Maglioli

3

Ecurie Filipinetti

Chevrolet Corvette

53 laps Engine

0

 

Henri Greder

       

0

R

Hans Herrmann

31

Porsche System Engineering

Porsche 908 (Dunlop)

59 laps Clutch

0

 

Jo Siffert

       

0

R

Ray Heppenstall

22

Howmet Corporation

Howmet TX turbine

84 laps Accident

0

 

Dick Thompson

       

0

R

Claude Haldi

17

Ecurie Filipinetti

Ferrari 275GTB (Goodyear)

78 laps Accident

0

 

Jacques Rey

       

0

R

Roy Pike

19

P Vestey

Ferrari 275LM

99 laps Gearbox

0

 

Paul Vestey

       

0

R

Jonathan Williams

20

Ecurie Filipinetti

Ferrari 275LM (Goodyear)

212 laps Wheel bearing

0

 

Herbert Muller

       

0

R

Paul Hawkins

10

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

Ford GT40 (Firestone)

107 laps Engine

0

 

David Hobbs

       

0

R

Brian Muir

11

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

Ford GT40 (Firestone)

15 laps Clutch

0

 

Jackie Oliver

       

0

R

Eric Liddell

12

Strathaven

Ford GT40 (Goodyear)

131 laps Gearbox

0

 

Mike Salmon

       

0

R

Masten Gregory

14

North American Racing Team

Ferrari 275LM

209 laps Accident

0

 

Charlie Kolb

       

0

Qualifying

Grid Driver Team Time

1

Hans Herrmann

Porsche System Engineering

3m 35.4s

1

Jo Siffert

Porsche System Engineering

3m 35.4s

2

Rolf Stommelen

Porsche System Engineering

3m 35.8s

2

Jochen Neerpasch

Porsche System Engineering

3m 35.8s

3

Vic Elford

Porsche System Engineering

3m 39.3s

3

Gerhard Mitter

Porsche System Engineering

3m 39.3s

4

Pedro Rodriguez

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

3m 39.8s

4

Claude Laurent

Claude Laurent

4m 49s

4

Jean-Claude Ogier

Claude Laurent

4m 49s

4

Lucien Bianchi

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

3m 39.8s

5

Henri Pescarolo

Matra Sports

3m 41.8s

5

Johnny Servoz-Gavin

Matra Sports

3m 41.8s

6

Paul Hawkins

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

3m 41.8s

6

David Hobbs

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

3m 41.8s

7

Joe Buzzetta

Porsche System Engineering

3m 43.2s

7

Scooter Patrick

Porsche System Engineering

3m 43.2s

8

Mauro Bianchi

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

3m 43.2s

8

Patrick Depailler

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

3m 43.2s

9

Brian Muir

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

3m 44.6s

9

Jackie Oliver

John Wyer Automotive Engineering

3m 44.6s

10

Beurlys

Claude Dubois

3m 49.8s

10

Willy Mairesse

Claude Dubois

3m 49.8s

11

Henri Grandsire

Automobiles Alpine

3m 50.4s

11

Gerard Larrousse

Automobiles Alpine

3m 50.4s

12

Sten Axelsson

Sports Cars Unlimited

3m 52s

12

Ulf Norinder

Sports Cars Unlimited

3m 52s

13

Rudi Lins

Alex Soler-Roig

3m 52.6s

13

Alex Soler-Roig

Alex Soler-Roig

3m 52.6s

14

Giancarlo Baghetti

Autodelta

3m 53.6s

14

Nino Vaccarella

Autodelta

3m 53.6s

15

Andre de Cortanze

Automobiles Alpine

3m 53.7s

15

Jean Vinatier

Automobiles Alpine

3m 53.7s

16

Jackie Epstein

Jackie Epstein

3m 54s

16

Edward Nelson

Jackie Epstein

3m 54s

17

Nanni Galli

Autodelta

3m 54.1s

17

Ignazio Giunti

Autodelta

3m 54.1s

18

Jean Guichet

Automobiles Alpine

3m 54.9s

18

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

Automobiles Alpine

3m 54.9s

19

Robert Buchet

Philippe Farjon

3m 55s

19

Herbert Linge

Philippe Farjon

3m 55s

20

Ray Heppenstall

Howmet Corporation

3m 56s

20

Dick Thompson

Howmet Corporation

3m 56s

21

Spartico Dini

Autodelta

3m 57s

21

Carlo Facetti

Autodelta

3m 57s

22

Dieter Spoerry

Squadra Tartaruga

3m 57.4s

22

Rico Steinemann

Squadra Tartaruga

3m 57.4s

23

Giampiero Biscaldi

Autodelta

3m 57.4s

23

Mario Casoni

Autodelta

3m 57.4s

24

Bob Tullius

Howmet Corporation

3m 58s

24

Hugh Dibley

Howmet Corporation

3m 58s

25

Eric Liddell

Strathaven

3m 58.1s

25

Mike Salmon

Strathaven

3m 58.1s

26

Henri Greder

Ecurie Filipinetti

3m 59.9s

26

Umberto Maglioli

Ecurie Filipinetti

3m 59.9s

27

Herbert Muller

Ecurie Filipinetti

4m 1.8s

27

Jonathan Williams

Ecurie Filipinetti

4m 1.8s

28

Richard Attwood

David Piper

4m 2s

28

David Piper

David Piper

4m 2s

29

Masten Gregory

North American Racing Team

4m 2.9s

29

Charlie Kolb

North American Racing Team

4m 2.9s

30

Sylvain Garant

Ecurie Filipinetti

4m 8.2s

30

Jean-Michel Giorgi

Ecurie Filipinetti

4m 8.2s

31

Digby Martland

John Woolfe Racing

4m 9.3s

31

John Woolfe

John Woolfe Racing

4m 9.3s

32

Roy Pike

P Vestey

4m 11.2s

32

Paul Vestey

P Vestey

4m 11.2s

33

Teddy Pilette

Racing Team VDS

4m 11.6s

33

Rob Slotemaker

Racing Team VDS

4m 11.6s

34

Jean-Pierre Hanrioud

JP Hanrioud

4m 13.8s

34

Andre Wicky

JP Hanrioud

4m 13.8s

35

Serge Troesch

Racing Team VDS

4m 15.2s

35

Karl von Wendt

Racing Team VDS

4m 15.2s

36

Pierre Maublanc

Christian Poirot

4m 18.6s

36

Christian Poirot

Christian Poirot

4m 18.6s

37

Clive Baker

Healey Motors

4m 22.1s

37

Andrew Hedges

Healey Motors

4m 22.1s

38

Jacques Rey

Ecurie Filipinetti

4m 22.6s

38

Claude Haldi

Ecurie Filipinetti

4m 22.6s

39

Alain le Guellec

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

4m 23.2s

39

Alain Serpaggi

Ecurie Savin-Calberson

4m 23.2s

40

Bernard Lagier

North American Racing Team

4m 25.1s

40

Francois Chevalier

North American Racing Team

4m 25.1s

41

Jean-Luc Therier

Automobiles Alpine

4m 34.2s

41

Bernard Tramont

Automobiles Alpine

4m 34.2s

42

Bob Wollek

Automobiles Alpine

4m 34.7s

42

Christian Ethuin

Automobiles Alpine

4m 34.7s

43

Jean-Pierre Gaban

JP Gaban

4m 35.2s

43

Roger van der Schrick

JP Gaban

4m 35.2s

44

Claude Ballot-Lena

Auguste Veuillet

4m 37.4s

44

Guy Chasseuil

Auguste Veuillet

4m 37.4s

45

Willy Meier

Wicky Racing Team

4m 38.8s

45

Jean de Mortemart

Wicky Racing Team

4m 38.8s

46

Marcel Martin

Ecurie Fiat Abarth France

4m 42.8s

46

Jean Mesange

Ecurie Fiat Abarth France

4m 42.8s

47

Chris Lawrence

Chris Lawrence

4m 47.3s

47

John Wingfield

Chris Lawrence

4m 47.3s

48

Rene Ligonnet

A Moynet

4m 48.7s

48

Jean Max

A Moynet

4m 48.7s

50

Alec Poole

Healey Motors

4m 53.7s

50

Roger Enever

Healey Motors

4m 53.7s

51

Jean-Claude Andruet

Automobiles Alpine

4m 55.7s

51

Jean-Pierre Nicolas

Automobiles Alpine

4m 55.7s

52

Jean-Louis Marnat

Automobiles Alpine

4m 56.7s

52

Jean-Francois Gerbault

Automobiles Alpine

4m 56.7s

53

Joseph Bourdon

Ecurie Leopard

4m 58.8s

53

Maurice Nusbaumer

Ecurie Leopard

4m 58.8s

54

Bernard Collomb

Bernard Collomb

5m 1.4s

54

Francois Lacarrau

Bernard Collomb

5m 1.4s

Circuit - Le Mans

Country

France

Location

Le Mans, Pays de la Loire

Type

Temporary road course

Length

8.369 (Miles)

Record

Jackie Oliver (Porsche 917L), 3m18.4, 151.857 mph, Sports Cars, 1971

3,168

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