1973
Le Mans 24 Hours

24 Heures du Mans
World Championship for Makes, round 8
1973 June 9th-10th
Le Mans, 13,640 km

Pole Position : FERRARI 312 PB #16, A.Merzario / C.Pace, 3'37"500
Winner : MATRA-SIMCA MS670B #11, H.Pescarolo / G.Larrousse, 356 laps, at 202,247 km/h
Fastest lap : MATRA-SIMCA MS670B #10, F.Cevert, 3'39"6
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
4th 46 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Gijs VAN LENNEP (NL) / Herbert MÜLLER (CH) /
Claude HALDI (CH) DNS
Martini Racing Team 27 laps behind 4th Sports, 4th S 3.0 18th, 4'14"900
5th 3 PORSCHE 908/03 Juan FERNANDEZ (E) / Bernard CHENEVIERE (CH) /
Francisco TORREDEMER (E)
Escuderia Montjuich - Tergal 36 laps behind 5th Sports, 5th S 3.0 21st, 4'15"900
7th 4 PORSCHE 908/02 Guillermo ORTEGA (EC) / Fausto MERELLO (EC) Guillermo Ortega -
Ecuador Marlboro
39 laps behind 6th Sports, 6th S 3.0 33rd, 4'19"500
8th 45 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Paul KELLER (CH) / Erwin KREMER (D) /
Clemens SCHICKENTANZ (D)
Porsche Kremer
Racing Team
39 laps behind 2nd GT,
winner GT 3.0
38th, 4'21"600
10th 63 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Georg LOOS (D) / Jürgen BARTH (D) Gelo Racing Team 44 laps behind 4th GT, 2nd GT 3.0 32nd, 4'19"300
14th 48 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Peter GREGG (USA) / Guy CHASSEUIL (F) Porsche Sonauto BP Racing 57 laps behind 7th GT, 3rd GT 3.0 36th, 4'20"500
16th 41 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Jean SELZ (CH) / Florian VETSCH (CH) Schiller Racing Team 58 laps behind 8th GT, 4th GT 3.0 54th, 4'36"100
17th 42 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Pierre MAUROY (F) / Marcel MIGNOT (F) / René MAZZIA (F) DNS René Mazzia 65 laps behind 9th GT, 5th GT 3.0 52nd, 4'31"700
21st 52 PORSCHE 908/02 André WICKY (CH) / Max COHEN-OLIVAR (MA) /
Philippe CARRON (CH)
André Wicky Racing Team 85 laps behind 9th Sports, 9th S 3.0 46th, 4'27"200
DNF 22 PORSCHE 910 Raymond TOUROUL (F) / Jean-Pierre ROUGET (F) Raymond Touroul 142 laps S 2.0 53rd, 4'34"800
DNF 49 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Jean EGRETEAUD (F) / Jean-Claude LAGNIEZ (F) Jean Egreteaud 140 laps GT 3.0 45th, 4'26"900
DNF 44 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Jean-François PIOT (F) / Peter ZBINDEN (CH) Porsche Club Romand 110 laps GT 3.0 50th, 4'30"400
DNF 43 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Jürgen ZINK (D) / Gerd QUIST (D) / Manfred LAUB (D) Max Moritz Racing Team 103 laps GT 3.0 48th, 4'29"200
DNF 78 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Hervé BAYARD (F) / René LIGONNET (F) Jean Sage 95 laps GT 3.0 51st, 4'31"500
DNF 47 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Reinhold JÖST (D) / Claude HALDI (CH) /
Herbert MÜLLER (CH) DNS
Martini Racing Team 65 laps S 3.0 19th, 4'15"800
NQ 57 PORSCHE 908/02 Christian POIROT (F) / Jean RONDEAU (F) / Jürgen BARTH (D) Christian Poirot - S 3.0 4'31"000
NQ 75 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Pierre GREUB (CH) / Paul KELLER (CH) Porsche Club Romand - GT 3.0 4'54"600
NQ 84 PORSCHE Carrera RS Jean-Claude BOUCHER (F) / Daniel GUERIN (F) /
Didier JAUNET (F)
Louis Meznarie - GT 3.0 4'35"800

PICTURES

n° 3  -  5th
Escuderia Montjuich - Tergal
J.Fernandez / B.Chenevière / F.Torredemer
n° 4  -  7th
Guillermo Ortega / Ecuador Marlboro
G.Ortega / F.Merello
n° 22  -  DNF
Raymond Touroul
R.Touroul / J.P.Rouget
n° 41  -  16th
Schiller Racing Team
J.Selz / F.Vetsch
n° 42  -  17th
René Mazzia
P.Mauroy / M.Mignot
n° 43  -  DNF
Max Moritz Racing Team
J.Zink / G.Quist / M.Laub
n° 44  -  DNF
Porsche Club Romand
J.F.Piot / P.Zbinden
n° 45  -  8th  -  2nd GT  -  Winner GT 3.0
Porsche Kremer Racing Team
P.Keller / E.Kremer / C.Schickentanz
n° 46  -  4th
Martini Racing Team
Gijs van Lennep / Herbert Müller
n° 47  -  DNF
Martini Racing Team
R.Jöst / C.Haldi
n° 48  -  14th  -  3rd GT 3.0
Porsche Sonauto BP Racing
P.Gregg / G.Chasseuil
n° 49  -  DNF
Jean Egreteaud
J.Egreteaud / J.C.Lagniez
n° 52  -  21st
André Wicky Racing Team
A.Wicky / M.Cohen-Olivar / Ph.Carron
n° 57  -  NQ
Christian Poirot
Ch.Poirot / J.Rondeau / J.Barth
n° 63  -  10th  -  2nd GT 3.0
Gelo Racing Team
G.Loos / J.Barth
n° 75  -  NQ
Porsche Club Romand
P.Greub / P.Keller
   
  n° 78  -  DNF
Jean Sage
H.Bayard / R.Ligonnet
n° 84  -  NQ
Louis Meznarie
J.C.Boucher / D.Guérin / D.Jaunet