2001
Le Mans 24 Hours

24 Heures du Mans
Non championship race
2001 June 16th-17th
Le Mans, 13,605 km

Pole Position : AUDI R8 #2, L.Aiello / R.Capello / Ch.Pescatori, 3'32"429
Winner : AUDI R8 #1, F.Biela / T.Kristensen / E.Pirro, 321 laps, at 180,949 km/h
Fastest lap : AUDI R8 #2, L.Aiello, 3'39"046
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
6th 83 PORSCHE 996 GT3 RS Luca DRUDI (I) / Gabrio ROSA (I) / Fabio BABINI (I) Seikel Motorsport 38 laps behind Winner GT 40th, 4'11"787
7th 77 PORSCHE 996 GT3 RS Romain DUMAS (F) / Philippe HAEZEBROECK (F) /
Gunnar JEANNETTE (USA)
Freisinger Motorsport 39 laps behind 2nd GT 42nd, 4'13"816
9th 75 PORSCHE 996 GT3 RS Thierry PERRIER (F) / Nigel SMITH (GB) /
Michel NEUGARTEN (B)
Perspective Racing 46 laps behind 3rd GT 47th, 4'20"667
10th 80 PORSCHE 996 GT3 RS Patrice GOUESLARD (F) / Jean-Luc CHEREAU (F) /
Sébastien DUMEZ (F)
Larbre Compétition 47 laps behind 4th GT 39th, 4'11"738
11th 72 PORSCHE 996 GT3 RS Hideo FUKUYAMA (J) / Atsushi YOGOU (J) /
Kazuyuki NISHIZAWA (J)
Team Taisan Advan 48 laps behind 5th GT 41st, 4'13"158
12th 82 PORSCHE 996 GT3 RS Tony BURGESS (CDN) / Max COHEN-OLIVAR (MA) /
Andrew BAGNALL (NZ)
Seikel Motorsport 49 laps behind 6th GT 46th, 4'19"445
16th 76 PORSCHE 996 GT3 RS Mike YOULES (GB) / David WARNOCK (GB) / Stephen DAY (GB) PK Sport Ltd. - Ricardo 56 laps behind 7th GT 44th, 4'18"625
17th 74 PORSCHE 996 GT3 R Luc ALPHAND (F) / Michel LIGONNET (F) / Luis MARQUES (F) Luc Alphand Aventure 56 laps behind 8th GT 45th, 4'18"926
NC 79 PORSCHE 996 GT3 R Sylvain NOËL (F) / Jean-Luc MAURY-LARIBIERE (F) /
Georges FORGEOIS (F)
Noël del Bello 193 laps GT 43rd, 4'18"573
DNF 71 PORSCHE 996 GT3 R Robin DONOVAN (GB) / Terry LINGNER (USA) /
Chris MacALLISTER (USA)
Racing Engineering 44 laps GT 48th, 4'24"840
NQ 78 PORSCHE 996 GT3 R Andrea GARBAGNATI (I) / Xavier POMPIDOU (F) Freisinger Motorsport - GT -
NQ 81 PORSCHE 996 GT3 R Pierre Yver (F) / Roland BERVILLE (F) /
Bernard SIMMENAUER (F)
Larbre Compétition - GT -

PICTURES

n° 71  -  DNF
Racing Engineering
R.Donovan / T.Lingner / Ch.MacAllister
n° 72  -  11th
Team Taisan Advan
H.Fukuyama / A.Yogou / K.Nishizawa
n° 74  -  17th
Luc Alphand Aventure
L.Alphand / M.Ligonnet / L.Marques
n° 75  -  9th  -  3rd GT
Perspective Racing
Th.Perrier / N.Smith / M.Neugarten
n° 76  -  16th
PK Sport Ltd. - Ricardo
M.Youles / D.Warnock / St.Day
n° 77  -  7th  -  2nd GT
Freisinger Motorsport
R.Dumas / Ph.Haezebroeck / G.Jeannette
n° 78  -  NQ
Freisinger Motorsport
A.Garbagnati / X.Pompidou
n° 79  -  NC
Noël del Bello
S.Noël / J.L.Maury-Laribière / G.Forgeois
n° 80  -  10th
Larbre Compétition
P.Goueslard / J.L.Chéreau / S.Dumez
n° 81  -  NQ
Larbre Compétition
P.Yver / R.Bervillé / B.Simmenauer
n° 82  -  12th
Seikel Motorsport
T.Burgess / M.Cohen-Olivar / A.Bagnall
n° 83  -  6th  -  Winner GT
Seikel Motorsport
L.Drudi / G.Rosa / F.Babini