1975
Le Mans 24 Hours

24 Heures du Mans
Non Championship race
1975 June 14th-15th
Le Mans, 13,640 km

Pole Position : GULF GR8 Ford #11, D.Bell / J.Ickx, 3'49"900
Winner : GULF GR8 Ford #11, D.Bell / J.Ickx, 337 laps, at 191,482 km/h
Fastest lap : DE CADENET LOLA T380 Ford #4, Ch.Craft, 3'53"800
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
4th 15 PORSCHE 908/03 Reinhold Jst (D) / Mario CASONI (I) / Jrgen BARTH (D) Joest Racing Ovoro 11 laps behind 4th Sports, 4th S 3.0 4th, 3'55"100
5th 58 PORSCHE Carrera RSR John FITZPATRICK (GB) / Toine HEZEMANS (NL) /
Gijs VAN LENNEP (NL) / Manfred SCHURTI (FL) /
Georg LOOS (D)
Gelo Racing Team 21 laps behind Winner GT 20th, 4'18"400
6th 69 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Nick FAURE (GB) / "Jean BEURLYS" (B) / John COOPER (GB) Jean Beurlys 25 laps behind 2nd GT 30th, 4'21"900
7th 53 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Jacques BORRAS (F) / Pascal MOISSON (F) / Henri CACHIA (F) /
Denis RUA (F) DNS
ASA Cachia Bondy 27 laps behind 3rd GT 21st, 4'18"400
8th 55 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Claude BALLOT-LENA (F) / Jacques BIENVENUE (CDN) /
Bob WOLLEK (F) DNS
Ecurie Robert Buchet 32 laps behind 4th GT 14th, 4'16"000
9th 65 PORSCHE Carrera RSK Billy SPROWLS (USA) / Juan Carlos BOLANOS (MEX) /
Andres CONTRERAS (MEX)
Vaillant Kremer 32 laps behind 5th GT 26th, 4'19"500
10th 84 PORSCHE Carrera RS Gerhard MAURER (CH) / Christian BEEZ (D) /
Eugen STRHL (CH)
Gerhard Maurer 41 laps behind Winner Serie GT 49th, 4'34"300
11th 67 PORSCHE Carrera RS Anny-Charlotte VERNEY (F) / Corinne TARNAUD (F) /
Yvette FONTAINE (B)
Anny-Charlotte Verney 42 laps behind 2nd Serie GT 52nd, 4'36"200
15th 20 PORSCHE Carrera Turbo Bernard BEGUIN (F) / Peter ZBINDEN (CH) / Claude HALDI (CH) Porsche Club Romand 46 laps behind Winner GTX 42nd, 4'31"100
17th 77 PORSCHE Carrera RS Thierry SABINE (F) / Philippe DAGOREAU (F) /
Jean-Pierre AESCHLIMANN (CH)
Philippe Dagoreau 52 laps behind 3rd Serie GT 50th, 4'35"400
18th 80 PORSCHE Carrera RS Raymond TOUROUL (F) / Philippe HESNAULT (F) X Racing 53 laps behind 4th Serie GT 48th, 4'34"200
19th 63 PORSCHE Carrera RS Jean-Claude BERING (CH) / Horst GODEL (D) / Klaus UTZ (D) Porsche Club Romand 53 laps behind 5th Serie GT 47th, 4'33"200
20th 87 PORSCHE 911 S Robert BOUBET (F) / Philippe DERMAGNE (F) /
Raymond TOUROUL (F) DNS
/ Peter OCHS (D) DNS
X Racing 55 laps behind 6th Serie GT 51st, 4'41"300
23rd 61 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Christian BUSSI (F) / Patrick METRAL (F) Ecurie Armagnac Bogorre 71 laps behind 9th GT 43rd, 4'31"500
25th 71 PORSCHE Carrera RS Jol LAPLACETTE (F) / Claude PIGEON (F) / Alain LEROUX (F) Jol Laplacette 79 laps behind 10th GT 38th, 4'28"300
28th 50 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Hubert STRIEBIG (F) / Hughes KIRSCHOFFER (F) /
Pierre MAUROY (F)
Louis Meznarie 94 laps behind 12th GT 33rd, 4'23"100
DIS 78 PORSCHE Carrera RS Bob WOLLEK (F) / Cyril GRANDET (F) Ecurie Buchet - Cyril Grandet 294 laps Serie GT 39th, 4'28"900
DNF 3 PORSCHE 908/02 Christian POIROT (F) / Guillermo ORTEGA (EC) /
Grard CUYNET (F) / Jean-Claude LAGNIEZ (F) DNS
Christian Poirot 249 laps S 3.0 13th, 4'16"000
DNF 1 PORSCHE 908/02 Max COHEN-OLIVAR (MA) / Jol BRACHET /
Philippe CARRON (CH)
Wicky Racing Team 161 laps S 3.0 24th, 4'19"300
DNF 59 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Tim SCHENKEN (AUS) / Howden GANLEY (NZ) Gelo Racing Team 106 laps GT 28th, 4'20"000
DNF 52 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Rogezr DORCHY (F) / William VOLLERY (CH) /
Eric CHAPUIS (CH)
Ecurie du Nord 93 laps GT 31st, 4'22"400
DNF 68 PORSCHE Carrera RS Florian VETSCH (CH) / Guy VERRIER (CH) /
Jean-Robert CORTHAY (CH)
Guy Verrier 91 laps GT 45th, 4'36"200
DNF 96 PORSCHE Carrera RS Lucien NAGEOTTE (F) / Grard PICARD (F) /
Jol BONNEMAISON (F) DNS
/ Marc GEUDIN (F) DNS /
Daniel THIAW (SN) DNS
Bonnemaison - Thiaw 48 laps GT 36th, 4'28"000
DNF 16 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Clemens SCHICKENTANZ (D) / Hartwig BERTRAMS (D) /
Egon EVERTZ (D) DNS
Joest Racing 42 laps GT 16th, 4'16"700
DNF 60 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Manfred SCHURTI (FL) / Toine HEZEMANS (NL) /
Goerg LOOS (D) DNS
Gelo Racing Team 41 laps GT 25th, 4'19"400
DNF 57 PORSCHE Carrera RSR John RULON-MILLER (USA) / Tom WAUGH (USA) /
Serge GODARD (GB)
Gante Racing 16 laps GT 37th, 4'28"200
DNF 83 PORSCHE 911 SC "SEGOLEN" (F) / Jean-Yves GADAL (F) /
Philippe MONTELS (F) DNS
Jean-Yves Gadal 6 laps Serie GT 59th, 4'36"500
DNF 9 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Fausto MERELLO (EC) / MADERA DNS / LARREA DNS /
Guillermo ORTEGA (EC) DNS
Ecuador Marlboro Team 3 laps GT 4'40"900
DNS 62 PORSCHE Carrera RSR Claude HALDI (CH) / Juan FERNANDEZ (E) /
Francisco PEREZ (E) / CHIRIBIGA
Escuderia Montjuich - GT 17th, 4'17"200
NQ 2 PORSCHE 908/02 Lothar RANFT (EC) / Guillermo ORTEGA (EC) Ecuador Marlboro Team - S 3.0 4'25"200
NQ 33 G.L.D. Porsche Jean-Louis GAMA (F) / Franc LECLERCQ (F) / DENEULIN Jean-Louis Gama - S 2.0 5'55"900
NQ 54 PORSCHE Carrera RS Angelo PALLAVICINI (CH) / Marco VANOLI (CH) Angelo Pallavicini - Serie GT 4'36"700
NQ 70 PORSCHE Carrera RS Jean-Louis RAVENEL (F) / Jacky RAVENEL (F) /
Dany WAUTERS (B)
Les Maisons de Week-End - GT 4'37"200
NQ 73 PORSCHE 911 S Thierry PERRIER (F) / Jean BELLIARD (F) Thierry Perrier - GT 4'45"300

PICTURES

n 1  -  DNF
Wicky Racing Team
M.Cohen-Olivar / J.Brachet / Ph.Carron
n 2  -  NQ
Ecuador Marlboro Team
L.Ranft / G.Ortega
n 3  -  DNF
Christian Poirot
Ch.Poirot / G.Ortega / G.Cuynet
n 9  -  DNF
Ecuador Marlboro Team
F.Merello / Madera / Larrea / G.Ortega
n 15  -  4th
Joest Racing Ovoro
R.Jst / M.Casoni / J.Barth
n 16  -  DNF
Joest Racing
C.Schickentanz / H.Bertrams
n 20  -  15th  -  Winner GTX
Porsche Club Romand
B.Bguin / P.Zbinden / C.Haldi
n 33  -  NQ
Jean-Louis Gama
J.L.Gama / F.Leclercq / Deneulin
n 50  -  28th
Louis Meznarie
H.Striebig / H.Kirschoffer / P.Mauroy
n 52  -  DNF
Ecurie du Nord
R.Dorchy / W.Vollery / E.Chapuis
n 53  -  7th  -  3rd GT
ASA Cachia Bondy
J.Borras / P.Moisson / H.Cachia
n 54  -  NQ
Angelo Pallavicini
A.Pallavicini / M.Vanoli
n 55  -  8th
Ecurie Robert Buchet
C.Ballot-Lna / J.Bienvenue
n 57  -  DNF
Gante Racing
J.Rulon-Miller / T.Waugh / S.Godard
n 58  -  5th  -  Winner GT
Gelo Racing Team
J.Fitzpatrick / T.Hezemans / G.van Lennep / M.Schurti / G.Loos
n 59  -  DNF
Gelo Racing Team
T.Schenken / H.Ganley
n 60  -  DNF
Gelo Racing Team
M.Schurti / T.Hezemans
n 61  -  23rd
Ecurie Armagnac Bogorre
Ch.Bussi / P.Metral
n 62  -  DNS
Escuderia Montjuich
C.Haldi / J.Fernandez / F.Perez / Chiribiga
n 63  -  19th
Porsche Club Romand
J.C.Bring / H.Godel / K/Utz
n 65  -  9th
Vaillant Kremer
B.Sprowls / J.C.Bolanos / A.Contreras
n 67  -  11th  -  2nd Serie GT
Anny-Charlotte Verney
A.Ch.Verney / C.Tarnaud / Y.Fontaine
n 68  -  DNF
Guy Verrier
F.Vetsch / G.Verrier / J.R.Corthay
n 69  -  6th  -  2nd GT
Beurlys
N.Faure / "J.Beurlys" / J.Cooper
n 70  -  NQ
Les Maisons du Week-End
J.L.Ravenel / J.Ravenel / D.Wauters
n 71  -  25th
Jol Laplacette
J.Laplacette / C.Pigeon / A.Leroux
n 73  -  NQ
Thierry Perrier
Th.Perrier / J.Belliard
n 77  -  17th  -  3rd Serie GT
Philippe Dagoreau
Th.Sabine / Ph.Dagoreau / J.P.Aeschlimann
n 78  -  DIS
Ecurie Buchet - Cyril Grandet
B.Wollek / C.Grandet
n 80  -  18th
X Racing
R.Touroul / Ph.Hesnault
n 83  -  DNF
Jean-Yves Gadal
"Segolen" / J.Y.Gadal
n 84  -  10th  -  Winner Serie GT
Gerhard Maurer
G.Maurer / Ch.Beez / E.Strhl
   
  n 87  -  20th
X Racing
R.Boubet / Ph.Dermagne
n 96  -  DNF
Bonnemaison - Thiaw
L.Nageotte / G.Picard