2008
Le Mans 24 Hours

24 Heures du Mans
Non championship race
2008 June 14th-15th
Le Mans, 13,629 km

Pole Position : PEUGEOT 908 HDi FAP #8, P.Lamy / A.Wurz / S.Sarrazin, 3'18"513
Winner : AUDI R10 TDI #2, A.McNish / R.Capello / T.Kristensen, 381 laps, at 216,300 km/h
Fastest lap : PEUGEOT 908 HDi FAP #8, S.Sarrazin, 3'19"394
 

RESULTS

Pos. # Car Drivers Entrant Laps Group Practice
10th 34 PORSCHE RS Spyder Peter VAN MERKSTEIJN (NL) / Jos VERSTAPPEN (NL) /
Jeroen BLEEKEMOLEN (NL)
Van Merksteijn Motorsport 27 laps behind Winner LMP2 14th, 3'32"301
12th 31 PORSCHE RS Spyder John NIELSEN (DK) / Casper ELGAARD (DK) /
Sasca MAASSEN (D)
Team Essex 34 laps behind 2nd LMP2 16th, 3'33"441
27th 77 PORSCHE 997 GT3 RSR Alex DAVISON (AUS) / Wolf HENZLER (D) /
Horst Felbermayr (A)
Team Felbermayr Proton 72 laps behind 5th GT2 44th, 3'59"072
32nd 80 PORSCHE 997 GT3 RSR Jrg BERGMEISTER (D) / Seth NEIMAN (USA) /
Johannes VAN OVERBEEK (USA)
Flying Lizard Motorsports 92 laps behind 6th GT2 46th, 4'00"106
DNF 76 PORSCHE 997 GT3 RSR Patrick LONG (USA) / Richard LIETZ (A) / Raymond NARAC (F) IMSA Performance Matmut 26 laps GT2 43rd, 3'58"152

PICTURES

n 31  -  12th  -  2nd LMP2
Team Essex
Nielsen / Elgaard / Maassen
n 34  -  10th  -  Winner LMP2
Van Merksteijn Motorsport
Van Merksteijn / Verstappen / Bleekemolen
n 76  -  DNF
IMSA Performance Matmut
Long / Lietz / Narac
n 77  -  27th
Team Felbermayr Proton
Davison / Henzler / Felbermayr
       
    n 80  -  32nd
Flying Lizard Motorsports
Bergmeister / Neiman / Van Overbeek