XXXVIII Grand Prix d´Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans 1970
Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France

 

Date: June 13-14, rain Track Length (m): 13 469
Attendance:   Pole Position: Vic Elford, GB, Porsche 917, 3:19.08 = 242.685 km/h
Entries:   Fastest Lap: Vic Elford, GB, Porsche 917, 3:21.00 =241.235 km/h
Practiced:   Distance (km): 4607.810
Starters: 51 Average Speed (km/h): 191.992
Classified: 7    

 

Pos Cla. # Team / Entrant
Car - Engine / Tuner
Drivers, Nationality Engine
Vol
(cc)
Engine
Type
Tyres Group Laps
Km
Time (of ret)
Reason Out
1 1 23 Porsche KG Salzburg, A
Porsche 917 K - Porsche 912
Hans Herrmann, D
Richard Attwood, GB
DNS Vic Elford, GB
DNS Kurt Ahrens Jr, D
DNS Rudi Lins, A
4494 F12 GY S
5000
343  
2 2 3 Martini International Racing Team, D
Porsche 917 LH - Porsche 912
Gérard Larrousse, F
Willibert 'Willi' Kauhsen, D
DNS Richard Attwood, GB
DNS Reinhold Jöst, D
4494 F12 GY S
5000
338  
3 3 27 Martini International Racing Team, D
908/02 LH
Rudi Lins, A
Dr. Helmut Marko, A
DNS Hans-Dieter Dechent, D
2997 F8 GY P
3000
335  
4 4 11 North American Racing Team, USA
Ferrari 512 S
Ronnie Bucknum, USA
Sam Posey, USA
DNS Mark Donohue, USA
4993 V12   S
5000
313  
5 5 12 Ecurie Francorchamps, B
Ferrari 512 S
Baron Hughes de Fierlandt, B
Alistair Walker, GB
DNS "Beurlys" (Jean Blaton), B
4993 V12   S
5000
305  
6 6 40 Etablissement Sonauto, F
Porsche 914/6 GT
Claude Ballot-Léna, F
Guy Chasseuil, F
1991 F6   GT
2000
285  
7 7 47 Ecurie Luxembourg, LUX
Porsche 911 S
Erwin Kremer, D
Nicolas Koob, LUX
2253 F6   GT
2500
282  
                     
8 NC 2 Greder Racing, F
Chevrolet Corvette
Henri Greder, F
Jean-Pierre Rouget, F
DNS Bob Wollek, F
6998 V8   GT
+5000
286  
9 NC 29 Solar Productions, USA
Porsche 908/02 (Camera car)
Herbert Linge, D
Jonathan Williams, GB
DNS Rob Slotemaker, NL
DNS Mike Hailwood, GB
DNS Steve McQueen, USA
DNS Jackie Stewart, GB
2997 F8   P
3000
282  
10 NC 57 North American Racing Team, USA
Ferrari 312P Coupé
Tony Adamowicz, USA
Chuck Parsons, USA
2989 V12   P
3000
281  
11 NC 62 René Mazzia, F
Porsche 911 S
René Mazzia, F
Pierre Mauroy, F
DNS Jean-Pierre Bodin, F
2195 F6   GT
2500
275  
12 NC 42 Wicky Racing Team, CH
Porsche 911 TH
Sylvain Garant, F
Guy Verrier, F
DNS Jean-Pierre Hanrioud, F
1991 F6   GT
2000
271  
13 NC 67 Jacques Dechaumel, F
Porsche 911 S
Jean-Claude Parot, F
Jacques Dechaumel, F
2195 F6   GT
2500
271  
14 NC 45 Claude Laurent, F
Porsche 911 S
Claude Laurent, F
Jacques Marché, F
2195 F6   GT
2500
262  
15 NC 64 Claude Haldi / Hart Ski Racing, CH
Porsche 911 S
Jean Sage, F
Pierre Greub, CH
DNS Edgard Berney, CH
DNS Claude Haldi, CH
DNS Arthur Blank, CH
DNS Jacques Rey, CH
1991 F6   GT
2000
254  
16 NC 66 Raymond Touroul, F
Porsche 911 S
Jean-Claude Lagniez, F
Claude Swietlik, F
DNS Raymond Tourol, F
DNS Michel Nourry, F
1991 F6   GT
2000
231  
                     
17 DNF 34 Donald Healey Motor Co, GB
Healey SR XR37 - Repco 740
Roger Enever, GB
Andrew Hedges, GB
DNS Jeff/John Harris, GB
2995 V8   P
3000
264
24h
Ignition
18 DNF 25 Porsche KG Salzburg, A
Porsche 917 LH - Porsche 912
Vic Elford, GB
Kurt Ahrens Jnr, D
DNS Rico Steinemann, CH
4907 F12 GY S
5000
225
18h
Engine
19 DNF 36 Autodelta SpA, I
Alfa Romeo T33/3
Piers Courage, GB
Andrea de Adamich, I
2993 V8   P
3000
222
20h
Piston / electrics
20 DNF 49 Chevron Racing Team / Paul Watson Racing Organisation, GB
Chevron B16 - Ford Cosworth FVC
Ian Skailes, GB
John Hine, GB
1771 L4   P
2000
213
24h
Valve gear
21 DNF 44 Chevron Racing Team / Paul Watson Racing Organisation, GB
Chevron B16 - BMW M11
Clive Baker, GB
Digby Martland, GB
1992 L4   P
2000
187
20h
Valve spring
22 DNF 61 Wicky Racing Team, CH
Porsche 907
André Wicky, CH
Jean-Pierre Hanrioud, F
DNS Mario Cabral, P
DNS Daniel Rouveyran, F
2195 F6   P
2500
161
17h
Throttle
23 DNF 20 J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd, GB
Porsche 917 K - Porsche 912
Jo Siffert, CH
Brian Redman, GB
4907 F12   S
5000
156
12h
Engine
24 DNF 5 SpA Ferrari SEFAC, I
Ferrari 512 S
Jacky Ickx, B
Peter Schetty, CH
4993 V12 F S
5000
142
11h
Accident
25 DNF 63 Rey Racing, CH
Porsche 911 S
Jacques Rey, CH
Bernard Cheneviére, F
DNS Edgard Berney, CH
DNS André Guilhaudin, F
2253 F6   GT
2500
132
13h
Accident
26 DNF 9 Escuderia Montjuich, E
Ferrari 512 S
José Juncadella, E
Juan Fernandez, E
DNS Gordon Spice, GB
4993 V12   S
5000
130
11h
Accident
27 DNF 60 Guy Verrier, F
Porsche 910
Willi Meier, D
Daniel Rouveyran, F
1991 F6   P
2000
128
15h
Brakes
28 DNF 65 Claude Haldi / Hart Ski Racing, CH
Porsche 911 S
Claude Haldi, CH
Artur Blanck, CH
DNS Jacques Rey, CH
2246 F6   GT
2500
124
19h
Gearbox
29 DNF 46 Christian Poirot, F
Porsche 910
Christian Poirot, F
Ernst Kraus, D
1991 F6   P
2000
120
14h
Engine
30 DNF 18 David Piper Autorace, GB / AAW Racing Team, SF
Porsche 917 K
David Piper, GB
Gijs van Lennep, NL
DNS Richard Attwood, GB
DNS Chris Craft, GB
4494 F12   S
5000
112
11h
Puncture, accident
31 DNF 16 Scuderia Filipinetti , CH / Scuderia Picchio Rosso, I
Ferrari 512 S
Gianpiero Moretti, I
Corrado Manfredini, I
4993 V12   S
5000
111
13h
Driveshaft
32 DNF 4 Racing Team VDS, B
Lola T70 Mk III B - Chevrolet
Teddy Pilette, B
Gustave 'Taf' Gosselin, B
4940 V8   S
5000
109
10h
Gearbox
33 DNF 43 Jean-Pierre Gaban, B
Porsche 911 S
Jean-Pierre Gaban, B
Willy Braillard, B
DNS Jean Mesange, F
DNS Sylvain Garant, F
DNS Bernard Cheneviere, CH
2195 F6   GT
2500
109
11h
Gearbox
34 DNF 31 Equipe Matra Simca, F
Matra-Simca MS660 - Matra MS12
Jean-Pierre Beltoise, F
Henri Pescarolo, F
DNS Tim Schenken, AUS
2993 V12 GY P
3000
79
7h
Transmission
35 DNF 32 Equipe Matra Simca, F
Matra-Simca MS650 - Matra MS12
Jack Brabham, AUS
Francois Cevert, F
DNS Tim Schenken, AUS
2993 V12 GY P
3000
76
7h
Engine
36 DNF 59 Jean Egreteaud, F
Porsche 911 S
Jean Egreteaud, F
Jean Mésange, F
DNS Raymond Touroul, F
2247 F6   GT
2500
70
8h
Engine
37 DNF 30 Equipe Matra Simca, F
Matra-Simca MS650 - Matra MS12
Patrick Depailler, F
Jean-Pierre Jabouille, F
Tim Schenken, AUS
DNS Jack Brabham, AUS
DNS Johnny Servoz-Gavin, F
2993 V12 GY P
3000
70
7h
Engine
38 DNF 50 Ecurie Intersports SA / Automobiles Ligier, F
Ligier JS 1 - Ford Cosworth FVC
Guy Ligier, F
Jean-Claude Andruet, F
1786 L4   P
2000
54
7h
Distributor
39 DNF 10 Gelo Racing Team, D / North American Racing Team, USA
Ferrari 512 S
Helmut Kelleners, D
Georg Loos, D
4993 V12   S
5000
54
7h
Accident, handling
40 DNF 22 J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd, GB
Porsche 917 K - Porsche 912
David Hobbs, GB
Mike Hailwood, GB
4494 F12   S
5000
49
5h
Accident
41 DNF 38 Autodelta SpA, I
Alfa Romeo T33/3
Teodoro Zeccoli, I
Carlo Facetti, I
2993 V8   P
3000
43
5h
Accident
42 DNF 7 SpA Ferrari SEFAC, I
Ferrari 512 S
Derek Bell, GB
Ronnie Peterson, S
DNS Jean Guichet, F
4993 V12 F S
5000
39
4h
Valves
43 DNF 8 SpA Ferrari SEFAC, I
Ferrari 512 S
Arturo Merzario, I
Clay Regazzoni, CH
4993 V12 F S
5000
38
4h
Accident
44 DNF 15 Scuderia Filipinetti, CH
Ferrari 512 S
Mike Parkes, GB
Herbert Müller, CH
4993 V12   S
5000
37
4h
Accident
45 DNF 1 Ecurie Léopard, F
Chevrolet Corvette
Jacques Bourdon, F
Jean-Claude Aubriet, F
6998 V8   GT
+5000
37
5h
Accident
46 DNF 14 Scuderia Filipinetti, CH
Ferrari 512 S
Joakim Bonnier, S
Reine Wisell, S
4993 V12   S
5000
36
4h
Accident
47 DNF 21 J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd, GB
Porsche 917 K
Pedro Rodriguez, MEX
Leo Kinnunen, SF
4907 F12   S
5000
22
4h
Engine
48 DNF 48 Levi's International Racing Team, B
Chevron B16 - Mazda 10 A
Julian Vernaeve, B
Yves Deprez, B (DND)
1964 2R   P
2000
19
4h
Engine
49 DNF 6 SpA Ferrari SEFAC, I
Ferrari 512 S
Nino Vaccarella, I
Ignazio Giunti, I (DND)
4993 V12   S
5000
7
1h
Engine
50 DNF 37 Autodelta SpA, I
Alfa Romeo T33/3
Toine Hezemans, NL
Masten Gregory, USA (DND)
DNS Teodoro Zeccoli, I
2993 V8   P
3000
5
2h
Piston
                     
51 DQ 35 Autodelta SpA, I
Alfa Romeo T33/3
Giovanni 'Nanni' Galli, I
Rolf Stommelen, D
2993 V8   P
3000
213
18h
Push start
                     
52 DNS 24 Porsche KG Salzburg, A
Porsche 917 K
Rico Steineman, CH
Dieter Spoerry, CH
Vic Elford, GB
Kurt Ahrens Jnr, D
Hans Herrmann, D
Richard Attwood, GB
  F12   S
5000
  Withdrawn
52 DNS 28 Martini International Racing Team, D
Porsche 908/02
Dieter Spoerry, CH
André de Cortanze, F
Rudi Lins, A
Hans-Dieter Dechent, D
Gérard Larrousse, F
Gerhard Koch, D
2997 F8   P
3000
  Accident
53 DNS 39 North American Racing Team, USA
Ferrari 312 P Coupé
Tony Adamowicz, USA
Sam Posey, USA
Chuck Parsons, USA
2989 V12   P
3000
   
54 DNS 41 Wicky Racing Team, CH
Porsche 911 S
Sylvain Garant, F
Jean Mesange, F
Bernard Cheneviére, CH
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
                     
55 DNQ 17 Grand Bahama Racing, GB
Lola T70 Mk III B - Chevrolet
Robin Ormes, BS
David Prophet, GB
4940 V8   S
5000
   
56 DNQ 68 Roy Johnson, GB
Chevron B8 - BMW
Roy Johnson, GB
Erwin 'Barney' Barnes, USA
Yves Martin, F
2000 L4   S
2000
   
                     
57 DNA 13 Grand Bahama Racing, GB
Ferrari 512 S
Mike d'Udy, GB
Frank Gardner, AUS
4993 V12   S
5000
   
58 DNA 41 Escuderia Montjuich, E
Porsche 908/02
Jose Juncadella, E
Juan Fernandez, E
Gordon Spice, GB
2997 F8   S
3000
   
59 DNA 43 Donald Healey Motor Co., GB
Healey SR XR37 - Repco 740
-
-
2997 V8   P
3000
   
60 DNA 54 Guy Verrier, F
Porsche 907
Guy Verrier, F
Frederic Mural, F
2195 F6   P
2500
   
61 DNA 62 Hart Ski Racing Team, CH
Porsche 914/6
Arthur Blanck, CH
-
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
62 DNA 63 Wicky Racing Team, CH
Porsche 914/6
Willy Meier, D
Jean Mesange, F
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
63 DNA 64 Jean-Pierre Gaban, B
Porsche 911 S
Jean-Pierre Gaban, B
Roger van der Schrick, B
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
64 DNA 65 Paul Watson Race Organisation, GB
Chevron B16 - BMW
-
-
2000 L4   P
2000
   
65 DNA 71 Etablissement Sonauto, F
Porsche 911 S
Guy Chasseuil, F
Claude Ballot-Léna, F
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
66 DNA 72 Ecurie Luxembourg, LUX
Porsche 914/6
Nicolas Koob, LUX
Noel van Assche, B
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
67 DNA 76 Ecurie Armagnac, F
Chevron B16 - Ford Cosworth
Claude Larrieu, F
Juan Fernandez, E
  L4   P
2000
   
68 DNA 77 Paul Watson Race Organisation, GB
Chevron B16 - Ford Cosworth
-
-
  L4   P
2000
   
69 DNA 81 Jack Wheeler, GB
Ginetta G12
Jack Wheeler, GB
Martin Davidson, GB
  L4   P
1300
   
70 DNA 83 André Moynet, F
Moynet LM68 - Simca
Max Jean (aka "Jean Max"), F
René Ligonnet, F
André Moynet, F
  L4   P
1300
   
71 DNA 85 Mazda Auto Tokyo Co Ltd, J
Mazda M10A
-
-
  2R   P
2000
   
72 DNA 86 Mazda Auto Tokyo Co Ltd, J
Mazda M10A
-
-
  2R   P
2000
   
73 DNA 87 Mazda Auto Tokyo Co Ltd, J
Mazda M10A
-
-
  2R   P
2000
   
74 DNA   SpA Ferrari SEFAC, I
Ferrari 512 S
Mario Andretti, USA
Chris Amon, NZ
4993 V12   S
5000
   
75 DNA   SpA Ferrari SEFAC, I
Ferrari 512 S
John Surtees, GB
Jackie Oliver, GB
4993 V12   S
5000
   
76 DNA   Equipe Nationale Belge, B
Ferrari 512 S
Derek Bell, GB
-
4993 V12   S
5000
   
77 DNA   Arthur Blanck, CH
Chevron B16 - Opel
-
-
  L4   P
   
                     
78 NAC 9 Barracuda Racing, F
Ferrari 512 S
Jean Guichet, F
Régis Fraissinet, F
4993 V12   S
5000
   
79 NAC 18 Michel Martin, F
Ford GT40
Michel Martin, F
-
4727 V8   S
5000
   
80 NAC 20 Trevor Graham, GB
Ford GT40
Andrew Hedges, GB
Clive Baker, GB
4727 V8   S
5000
   
81 NAC 22 Escuderia Nacional C.S., E
Porsche 917 - Porsche 912
Alex Soler-Roig, E
Prince Jorge de Bagration (de Moukhrani), E
Dieter Quester, A
  F12   S
5000
   
82 NAC 26 J.W. Automotive Engineering Ltd, GB / Solar Productions, USA
Porsche 917 - Porsche 912
Steve McQueen, USA
Jackie Stewart, GB
  F12   S
5000
   
83 NAC 27 Jean-Pierre Hanrioud, F
Ferrari 275 GTB/C
Jean-Pierre Hanrioud, F
Alain Finkelstein, F
3285 V12   GT
5000
   
84 NAC 28 Equipe Matra Simca, F
Matra-Simca MS660 - Matra MS12
Francois Cévert, F
-
2993 V12   P
3000
   
85 NAC 30 Pierre Maublanc, F
Porsche 917 K - Porsche 912
Dominique Martin, F
Pierre Maublanc, F
  F12   S
3000
   
86 NAC 31 Jacques Foucteu, F
Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona
Jacques Foucteau, F
Patrice Compain, F
4390 V12   S
5000
   
87 NAC 32 North American Racing Team, USA
Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona
Robert 'Jimmy' Mieusset, F
-
4390 V12   S
5000
   
88 NAC 50 Philippe Farjon, F
Porsche 911 S
Philippe Farjon, S
-
2195 F6   GT
2500
   
89 NAC 51 Dieter Fröhlich, D
Porsche 911 S
Dieter Fröhlich, D
-
2195 F6   GT
2500
   
90 NAC 52 Automobile Club Ile de France, F
Porsche 911 S
Jean-Claude Lagniez, F
Raymond Touroul, F
2195 F6   GT
2500
   
91 NAC 60 Mark Konig, GB
Nomad Mk 2 - BRM P56
Mark Konig, GB
Paul Vestey, GB
1998 V8   P
2000
   
92 NAC 61 Michel Roussin
Chevron B8 - BMW
-
-
2000 L4   S
2000
   
93 NAC 73 Edgar Herrmann, KEN
Porsche 911 S
Edgar Herrmann, KEN
Eberhard Sindel, D
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
94 NAC 75 Joseph Beziau, F
Porsche 911 S
Lucien Guitteny, F
Daniel Guerin, F
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
95 NAC 79 Société Darnval, F
Lenham P70 - Ford Cosworth
Francois Libert, F
Ray Calcutt, GB
1600 L4   P
1600
   
96 NAC 80 Jack Wheeler, GB
Ginetta G12
-
-
1300 L4   P
1300
   
97 NAC 82 Scuderia Monzeglio, I
Monzeglio - Alfa Romeo
Maurizio Zanetti, I
Ugo Locatelli, I
1300 L4   P
1300
   
98 NAC 84 Aldo Crovella, I
Porsche 911 S
Jean-Pierre Ralli, F
-
1991 F6   GT
2000
   
99 NAC - Gesipa Racing Team, D
Porsche 917 K - Porsche 912
Helmut Kelleners, D
Jürgen Neuhaus, D
  F12   S
5000
   

 

Class Winners:

Index of Performance Rudi Lins, A / Helmut Marko, A Porsche 908/02
Index of Thermal Efficiency Gérard Larrousse, F / Willi Kauhsen, D Porsche 917 LH
Sportscars, up to 5000cc Hans Herrmann , D / Richard Attwood, GB Porsche 917 K
Sports-prototypes, up to 3000cc Rudi Lins, A / Helmut Marko, A Porsche 908
GT 2000 - 2500cc Erwin Kremer, D / Nicolas Koob, LUX Porsche 911 S
GT, up to 2000cc Guy Chasseuil , F / Claude Ballot-Léna, F Porsche 914/6

 

DNF Did Not Finish
DQ Disqualified
NC Not Classified
DNS Did Not Start
DNQ Did Not Qualified
DNA Did Not Arrive
DND Did Not Drive
REE Reserve Entry
NAC Not Accepted

 

Tyres: D=Dunlop, GY=GoodYear, F=Firestone

 

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