1978 Le Mans 24 Hours

  • Saturday, June 10, 1978
  • 24 heures du Mans

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

4

Jean-Pierre Jaussaud

2

Equipe Renault Elf

Alpine A442B-Renault

24h 0m 0s

0

 

Didier Pironi

       

0

2

2

Jurgen Barth

6

Martini Racing Porsche System

Porsche 936

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Jacky Ickx

       

0

 

Bob Wollek

       

0

3

3

Reinhold Joest

7

Martini Racing Porsche System

Porsche 936

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Peter Gregg

       

0

 

Hurley Haywood

       

0

4

4

Jean Ragnotti

4

Equipe Renault Elf

Alpine A442A-Renault

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Jose Dolhem

       

0

 

Guy Frequelin

       

0

 

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

       

0

5

11

Dick Barbour

90

Dick Barbour Racing

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

John Paul

       

0

 

Brian Redman

       

0

6

8

Jim Busby

44

Porsche Kremer Racing

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Chris Cord

       

0

 

Rick Knoop

       

0

7

16

Mario Amaral

41

ASA Cachia Team Pace

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Paulo Gomes

       

0

 

Alfredo Guarana

       

0

8

5

Manfred Schurti

43

Martini Racing Porsche System

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Rolf Stommelen

       

0

9

31

Bernard Darniche

72

Jean Rondeau

Rondeau M378-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Jacky Haran

       

0

 

Jean Rondeau

       

0

10

1

Sam Posey

10

Grand Touring Cars

Mirage M9-Renault

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Vern Schuppan

       

0

 

Jacques Laffite

       

0

11

18

Laurent Ferrier

31

Racing Organisation Course

Chevron B36-Chrysler

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Michel Pignard

       

0

 

Lucien Rossiaud

       

0

12

39

Xavier Lapeyre

66

Anny-Charlotte Verney

Porsche 911 Carrera RSR

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Francois Servanin

       

0

 

Anny-Charlotte Verney

       

0

13

6

Andre Chevalley

71

Andre Chevalley Racing

Inaltera LM77-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Francois Trisconi

       

0

14

33

Larry Perkins

97

Charles Ivey Racing

Porsche 911 Carrera RS

0h 0m 0s

0

 

John Rulon-Miller

       

0

 

Gordon Spice

       

0

15

5

Chris Craft

8

Alain de Cadenet

De Cadenet LM-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Alain de Cadenet

       

0

16

33

Lucien Guitteny

86

Ecurie Grand Competition Cars

Ferrari 365 GTB4/BB

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Francois Migault

       

0

17

35

Jean-Claude Briavoine

62

"Segolen"

Porsche 934

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Christian Bussi

       

0

 

Segolen

       

0

DNQ

John C Cooper

9

Alain de Cadenet

De Cadenet Lola LM-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Bob Evans

       

0

 

Peter Lovett

       

0

DNQ

Hans Heyer

40

AMG Motorenbau

Mercedes-Benz 450SLC

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Clemens Schickentanz

       

0

DNQ

Marcel Mignot

73

Bernard Decure

Renault Alpine A310

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Guillaume de Saintpierre

       

0

DNQ

Guy Chasseuil

14

BP Racing/Jorg Obermoser

Toj SC303-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Jorg Obermoser

       

0

 

Hubert Striebig

       

0

DNQ

Rene Boubet

63

Christian Gouttepifre

Porsche 911 Carrera RS

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Christian Gouttepifre

       

0

 

Raymond Touroul

       

0

DNQ

Alain Cudini

96

Garage du Bac

BMW 3.0 CSL

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Depnic

       

0

 

Pierre Dieudonne

       

0

DNQ

Anna Cambiaghi

22

L'Agence Locomotiv

Lola T297-Chrysler

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Jean-Claude Guerie

       

0

 

Martine Renier

       

0

DNQ

Gerard Bleynie

60

Meccarillos Racing Team

Porsche 934

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Simon Delatour

       

0

 

Roland Ennequin

       

0

DNQ

Jean Belliard

98

Thierry Perrier

Porsche 911 Carrera RS

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Joel Mouetron

       

0

 

Thierry Perrier

       

0

NC

Philippe Gurdjian

45

Porsche Kremer Racing

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

NC

Harry Blumer

23

Sauber

Sauber C5-BMW

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Eugen Strahl

       

0

 

Marc Surer

       

0

NC

John Beasley

12

Simon Phillips Racing

De Cadenet Lola LM-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Nick Faure

       

0

 

Simon Phillips

       

0

 

Martin Raymond

       

0

NC

John Winter

45

Porsche Kremer Racing

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Dieter Schornstein

       

0

NC

Gerard Cuynet

25

Michel Elkoubi

Lola T296-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Jean-Claude Dutrey

       

0

 

Michel Elkoubi

       

0

 

Bruno Sotty

       

0

 

Philippe Streiff

       

0

 

Pierre Yver

       

0

NC

Alain-Michel Bernard

64

Georges Bourdillat

Porsche 911 Carrera RSR

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Georges Bourdillat

       

0

 

Jean-Luc Favresse

       

0

NC

Jean-Francois Auboiron

28

Dominique Lacaud

Lola T297-BMW

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Dominique Lacaud

       

0

 

Michel Lateste

       

0

NC

Jean-Daniel Grandjean

20

Cheetah Racing Cars

Cheetah G601-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Mario Luini

       

0

 

Sandro Plastina

       

0

R

Guy Chasseuil

61

Auto Daniel Urcun

Porsche 934

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Jean-Claude Lefevre

       

0

 

Marcel Mignot

       

0

R

Brad Frisselle

84

Brad Frisselle Racing

Chevrolet Monza

0h 0m 0s

0

 

John Hotchkis

       

0

 

Robert Kirby

       

0

R

Beurlys

85

"Beurlys"

Ferrari 512BB

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Nick Faure

       

0

 

Teddy Pilette

       

0

 

Raymond Touroul

       

0

R

Tony Birchenhough

32

Dorset Racing Associates

Lola T294-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Ian Harrower

       

0

 

Brian Joscelyne

       

0

 

Juliette Slaughter

       

0

 

Martin Birrane

       

0

 

Richard Down

       

0

 

Bob Evans

       

0

R

Bob Akin

91

Dick Barbour Racing

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Derek Bell

3

Equipe Renault Elf

Alpine A442A-Renault

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Patrick Depailler

1

Equipe Renault Elf

Alpine A443-Renault

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jarier

3

Equipe Renault Elf

Alpine A442A-Renault

0h 0m 0s

0

R

John Fitzpatrick

47

GELO Racing

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Toine Hezemans

       

0

 

Steve Earle

       

0

 

Bob Garretson

       

0

R

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

1

Equipe Renault Elf

Alpine A443-Renault

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Willy Braillard

69

Freres Ravenel

Porsche 934

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Philippe Dagoreau

       

0

 

Jacques Ravenel

       

0

 

Jean-Louis Ravenel

       

0

R

Frederic Alliot

27

Mogil Motors with Kores Racing

Chevron B31-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Tony Charnell

       

0

 

Richard Jones

       

0

 

Robin Smith

       

0

R

Jean-Pierre Delauney

87

North American Racing Team

Ferrari 512BB

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Jacques Guerin

       

0

 

Gregg Young

       

0

R

Steve

46

Porsche Kremer Racing

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Martin Raymond

       

0

 

Mike Franey

       

0

R

Jean-Claude Andruet

88

Pozzi Thompson JMS Racing

Ferrari 512BB

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Claude Ballot-Lena

       

0

 

Spartico Dini

       

0

 

Jean-Louis Lafosse

       

0

R

Max Cohen-Olivar

30

Racing Organisation Course

Chevron B36-Chrysler

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Michel Dubois

       

0

 

Albert Dufrene

       

0

 

Julien Sanchez

       

0

 

Daniel Gache

       

0

 

Jacques Henry

       

0

R

Claude Haldi

48

Meccarillos Racing Team

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Herbert Muller

       

0

 

Nico

       

0

R

Jochen Mass

5

Martini Racing Porsche System

Porsche 936

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Henri Pescarolo

       

0

R

Michel Leclere

11

Grand Touring Cars

Mirage M9-Renault

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Sam Posey

       

0

R

Jacky Ickx

5

Martini Racing Porsche System

Porsche 936

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Christian Blanc

26

GVEA

Lola T296-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Georges Morand

       

0

 

Eric Vaugnat

       

0

R

Edgar Doren

68

Herve Poulain

Porsche 934

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Romain Feitler

       

0

 

Gerhard Holup

       

0

 

Herve Poulain

       

0

R

Guy Edwards

19

Ibec Racing Developments

Ibec 308LM-Ford

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Ian Grob

       

0

R

Jean-Marie Lemerle

21

Jean-Marie Lemerle

Lola T294-Chrysler

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Alain Levie

       

0

 

Pierre-Francois Rousselot

       

0

R

Yves Courage

65

Joel Laplacette

Porsche 930

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Joel Laplacette

       

0

 

Antoine Salamin

       

0

 

Gerard Vial

       

0

R

Rad Dougall

34

Toleman Group Motorsport

Osella PA6-BMW

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Dieter Quester

       

0

 

Tom Walkinshaw

       

0

R

Franz Konrad

94

Whittington Racing

Porsche 935

0h 0m 0s

0

 

Bill Whittington

       

0

 

Don Whittington

       

0

R

Christine Dacremont

76

WM AEREM

WM P76-Peugeot

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Christian Debias

78

WM AEREM

WM P78-Peugeot

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Marianne Hoephner

76

WM AEREM

WM P76-Peugeot

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Max Mamers

77

WM AEREM

WM P77-Peugeot

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Xavier Mathiot

78

WM AEREM

WM P78-Peugeot

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Jean-Daniel Raulet

77

WM AEREM

WM P77-Peugeot

0h 0m 0s

0

R

Marc Sourd

78

WM AEREM

WM P78-Peugeot

0h 0m 0s

0

Qualifying

Grid Driver Team Time

1

Jochen Mass

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

1

Henri Pescarolo

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

1

Jacky Ickx

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

2

Patrick Depailler

Equipe Renault Elf

0h 0m 0s

2

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

Equipe Renault Elf

0h 0m 0s

3

Manfred Schurti

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

3

Rolf Stommelen

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

4

Bob Wollek

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

4

Jacky Ickx

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

4

Jurgen Barth

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

5

Jean-Pierre Jaussaud

Equipe Renault Elf

24h 0m 0s

5

Didier Pironi

Equipe Renault Elf

24h 0m 0s

6

Peter Gregg

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

6

Hurley Haywood

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

6

Reinhold Joest

Martini Racing Porsche System

0h 0m 0s

7

Jean-Pierre Jarier

Equipe Renault Elf

0h 0m 0s

7

Derek Bell

Equipe Renault Elf

0h 0m 0s

8

Jose Dolhem

Equipe Renault Elf

0h 0m 0s

8

Guy Frequelin

Equipe Renault Elf

0h 0m 0s

8

Jean Ragnotti

Equipe Renault Elf

0h 0m 0s

8

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

Equipe Renault Elf

0h 0m 0s

9

Jacques Laffite

Grand Touring Cars

0h 0m 0s

9

Sam Posey

Grand Touring Cars

0h 0m 0s

9

Vern Schuppan

Grand Touring Cars

0h 0m 0s

10

Alain de Cadenet

Alain de Cadenet

0h 0m 0s

10

Chris Craft

Alain de Cadenet

0h 0m 0s

11

John Fitzpatrick

GELO Racing

0h 0m 0s

11

Toine Hezemans

GELO Racing

0h 0m 0s

12

Michel Leclere

Grand Touring Cars

0h 0m 0s

12

Sam Posey

Grand Touring Cars

0h 0m 0s

13

Guy Edwards

Ibec Racing Developments

0h 0m 0s

13

Ian Grob

Ibec Racing Developments

0h 0m 0s

14

Jim Busby

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

14

Chris Cord

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

14

Rick Knoop

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

15

John Beasley

Simon Phillips Racing

0h 0m 0s

15

Nick Faure

Simon Phillips Racing

0h 0m 0s

15

Simon Phillips

Simon Phillips Racing

0h 0m 0s

15

Martin Raymond

Simon Phillips Racing

0h 0m 0s

16

Dick Barbour

Dick Barbour Racing

0h 0m 0s

16

John Paul

Dick Barbour Racing

0h 0m 0s

16

Brian Redman

Dick Barbour Racing

0h 0m 0s

17

Franz Konrad

Whittington Racing

0h 0m 0s

17

Bill Whittington

Whittington Racing

0h 0m 0s

17

Don Whittington

Whittington Racing

0h 0m 0s

18

Christian Debias

WM AEREM

0h 0m 0s

18

Xavier Mathiot

WM AEREM

0h 0m 0s

18

Marc Sourd

WM AEREM

0h 0m 0s

19

Andre Chevalley

Andre Chevalley Racing

0h 0m 0s

19

Francois Trisconi

Andre Chevalley Racing

0h 0m 0s

20

Martin Raymond

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

20

Steve

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

20

Mike Franey

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

21

Claude Haldi

Meccarillos Racing Team

0h 0m 0s

21

Herbert Muller

Meccarillos Racing Team

0h 0m 0s

21

Nico

Meccarillos Racing Team

0h 0m 0s

22

Rad Dougall

Toleman Group Motorsport

0h 0m 0s

22

Dieter Quester

Toleman Group Motorsport

0h 0m 0s

22

Tom Walkinshaw

Toleman Group Motorsport

0h 0m 0s

23

Mario Amaral

ASA Cachia Team Pace

0h 0m 0s

23

Paulo Gomes

ASA Cachia Team Pace

0h 0m 0s

23

Alfredo Guarana

ASA Cachia Team Pace

0h 0m 0s

24

Harry Blumer

Sauber

0h 0m 0s

24

Eugen Strahl

Sauber

0h 0m 0s

24

Marc Surer

Sauber

0h 0m 0s

25

Brad Frisselle

Brad Frisselle Racing

0h 0m 0s

25

John Hotchkis

Brad Frisselle Racing

0h 0m 0s

25

Robert Kirby

Brad Frisselle Racing

0h 0m 0s

27

Jean-Daniel Raulet

WM AEREM

0h 0m 0s

27

Max Mamers

WM AEREM

0h 0m 0s

28

Philippe Gurdjian

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

28

Frederic Alliot

Mogil Motors with Kores Racing

0h 0m 0s

28

Tony Charnell

Mogil Motors with Kores Racing

0h 0m 0s

28

Richard Jones

Mogil Motors with Kores Racing

0h 0m 0s

28

Robin Smith

Mogil Motors with Kores Racing

0h 0m 0s

28

John Winter

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

28

Dieter Schornstein

Porsche Kremer Racing

0h 0m 0s

29

Michel Pignard

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

29

Lucien Rossiaud

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

29

Laurent Ferrier

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

30

Jean-Francois Auboiron

Dominique Lacaud

0h 0m 0s

30

Dominique Lacaud

Dominique Lacaud

0h 0m 0s

30

Michel Lateste

Dominique Lacaud

0h 0m 0s

31

Steve Earle

Dick Barbour Racing

0h 0m 0s

31

Bob Garretson

Dick Barbour Racing

0h 0m 0s

31

Bob Akin

Dick Barbour Racing

0h 0m 0s

32

Edgar Doren

Herve Poulain

0h 0m 0s

32

Romain Feitler

Herve Poulain

0h 0m 0s

32

Gerhard Holup

Herve Poulain

0h 0m 0s

32

Herve Poulain

Herve Poulain

0h 0m 0s

33

Claude Ballot-Lena

Pozzi Thompson JMS Racing

0h 0m 0s

33

Jean-Louis Lafosse

Pozzi Thompson JMS Racing

0h 0m 0s

34

Spartico Dini

Pozzi Thompson JMS Racing

0h 0m 0s

34

Jean-Claude Andruet

Pozzi Thompson JMS Racing

0h 0m 0s

35

Daniel Gache

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

35

Michel Dubois

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

35

Julien Sanchez

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

36

Jean-Pierre Delauney

North American Racing Team

0h 0m 0s

36

Jacques Guerin

North American Racing Team

0h 0m 0s

36

Gregg Young

North American Racing Team

0h 0m 0s

37

Willy Braillard

Freres Ravenel

0h 0m 0s

37

Philippe Dagoreau

Freres Ravenel

0h 0m 0s

37

Jacques Ravenel

Freres Ravenel

0h 0m 0s

37

Jean-Louis Ravenel

Freres Ravenel

0h 0m 0s

38

Max Cohen-Olivar

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

38

Albert Dufrene

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

38

Jacques Henry

Racing Organisation Course

0h 0m 0s

39

Guy Chasseuil

Auto Daniel Urcun

0h 0m 0s

39

Jean-Claude Lefevre

Auto Daniel Urcun

0h 0m 0s

39

Marcel Mignot

Auto Daniel Urcun

0h 0m 0s

40

Bernard Darniche

Jean Rondeau

0h 0m 0s

40

Jacky Haran

Jean Rondeau

0h 0m 0s

40

Jean Rondeau

Jean Rondeau

0h 0m 0s

41

Tony Birchenhough

Dorset Racing Associates

0h 0m 0s

41

Ian Harrower

Dorset Racing Associates

0h 0m 0s

41

Brian Joscelyne

Dorset Racing Associates

0h 0m 0s

41

Juliette Slaughter

Dorset Racing Associates

0h 0m 0s

42

Beurlys

"Beurlys"

0h 0m 0s

42

Nick Faure

"Beurlys"

0h 0m 0s

42

Teddy Pilette

"Beurlys"

0h 0m 0s

42

Raymond Touroul

"Beurlys"

0h 0m 0s

43

Michel Elkoubi

Michel Elkoubi

0h 0m 0s

43

Philippe Streiff

Michel Elkoubi

0h 0m 0s

43

Pierre Yver

Michel Elkoubi

0h 0m 0s

44

Martin Birrane

Cloud Engineering

0h 0m 0s

44

Richard Down

Cloud Engineering

0h 0m 0s

44

Bob Evans

Cloud Engineering

0h 0m 0s

45

Christian Blanc

GVEA

0h 0m 0s

45

Georges Morand

GVEA

0h 0m 0s

45

Eric Vaugnat

GVEA

0h 0m 0s

46

Jean-Marie Lemerle

Jean-Marie Lemerle

0h 0m 0s

46

Alain Levie

Jean-Marie Lemerle

0h 0m 0s

46

Pierre-Francois Rousselot

Jean-Marie Lemerle

0h 0m 0s

47

Larry Perkins

Charles Ivey Racing

0h 0m 0s

47

John Rulon-Miller

Charles Ivey Racing

0h 0m 0s

47

Gordon Spice

Charles Ivey Racing

0h 0m 0s

48

Bruno Sotty

Michel Elkoubi

0h 0m 0s

48

Gerard Cuynet

Michel Elkoubi

0h 0m 0s

48

Jean-Claude Dutrey

Michel Elkoubi

0h 0m 0s

49

Lucien Guitteny

Ecurie Grand Competition Cars

0h 0m 0s

49

Francois Migault

Ecurie Grand Competition Cars

0h 0m 0s

50

Jean-Daniel Grandjean

Cheetah Racing Cars

0h 0m 0s

50

Mario Luini

Cheetah Racing Cars

0h 0m 0s

50

Sandro Plastina

Cheetah Racing Cars

0h 0m 0s

51

Xavier Lapeyre

Anny-Charlotte Verney

0h 0m 0s

51

Francois Servanin

Anny-Charlotte Verney

0h 0m 0s

51

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Jean-Claude Briavoine

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Christian Bussi

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Christine Dacremont

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Marianne Hoephner

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Yves Courage

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Antoine Salamin

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Circuit - Le Mans

Country

France

Location

Le Mans, Pays de la Loire

Type

Temporary road course

Length

8.476 (Miles)

Record

Jacky Ickx (Porsche 936), 3m27.6, 146.983 mph, Sports Cars, 1978

3,128

Championships

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12,833

Results

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15,933

Drivers

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8,248

Teams

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856

Circuits

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