1966
Le Mans 24 Hours

24 Heures du Mans
World Sportscar Championship, round 7
1966 June 18th-19th
Le Mans, 13,461 km

Pole Position : FORD MkII #3, D.Gurney / J.Grant, 3'30"600
Winner : FORD MkII #2, B.McLaren / Ch.Amon, 360 laps, at 201,795 km/h
Fastest lap : FORD MkII #3, D.Gurney, 3'30"600
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
4th 30 PORSCHE 906 LE Jo SIFFERT (CH) / Colin DAVIS (GB) Porsche System Engineering 21 laps behind 4th Proto,
winner P 2.0
22nd, 3'51"000
5th 31 PORSCHE 906 LE Hans HERRMANN (D) / Herbert LINGE (D) Porsche System Engineering 22 laps behind 5th Proto, 2nd P 2.0 23rd, 3'52"200
6th 32 PORSCHE 906 LE Udo SCHÜTZ (D) / Peter DE KLERK (ZA) Porsche System Engineering 23 laps behind 6th Proto, 3rd P 2.0 31st, 4'02"500
7th 58 PORSCHE 906 Günther KLASS (D) / Rolf STOMMELEN (D) Porsche System Engineering 30 laps behind Winner Sports,
winner S 2.0
27th, 3'55"800
14th 35 PORSCHE 911 S Jean KERGUEN (F) / "FRANC" (F) "Franc" 76 laps behind 3rd GT,
winner GT 2.0
50th, 4'41"900
DNF 33 PORSCHE 906 Peter GREGG (USA) / Sten AXELSSON (S) Porsche System Engineering 321 laps S 2.0 30th, 4'02"400
DNF 34 PORSCHE 906 Robert BUCHET (F) / Gerhard KOCH (D) Auguste Veuillet 110 laps S 2.0 33rd, 4'03"700

PICTURES

n° 30  -  4th  -  Winner P 2.0
Porsche System Engineering
J.Siffert / C.Davis
n° 31  -  5th  -  2nd P 2.0
Porsche System Engineering
H.Herrmann / H.Linge
n° 32  -  6th  -  3rd P 2.0
Porsche System Engineering
U.Schütz / P.de Klerk
n° 33  -  DNF
Porsche System Engineering
P.Gregg / S.Axelsson
   
  n° 34  -  DNF
Auguste Veuillet
R.Buchet / G.Koch
n° 35  -  14th  -  3rd GT  -  Winner GT 2.0
"Franc"
J.Kerguen - "Franc"
n° 58  -  7th  -  Winner Sports  -  Winner S 2.0
Porsche System Engineering
G.Klass / R.Stommelen