71émes Grand Prix d'Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans 2003
Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France

 

Date: June 14-15 Track Length: 13 880 m
Attendance: 220 000 Pole Position: Tom Kristensen, 3'32.843" = 230.874 kph
Entries: 50 + 6 reserves Fastest Lap: Johnny Herbert, 3'35.529" = 227.997 kph
Practiced: 50 Distance: 5146.05 kms
Starters: 49 Average Speed: 214.33 kph
Classified: 30    

 

Tyres: M = Michelin, GY = GoodYear, P = Pirelli, Y = Yokohama, D = Dunlop

 

Pos Clas-
sific.
# Team / Entrant
Car - Engine / Tuner
Drivers, Nationality Engine
Vol
(cc)
Engine
Type
Tyres Group Laps
Km
Time (of ret)
Reason Out
1 1 7 Team Bentley, GB
Bentley EXP Speed 8
Rinaldo Capello, I
Tom Kristensen, DK
Guy Smith, GB
3995
tc
V8 M LMP
900
377  
2 2 8 Team Bentley, GB
Bentley EXP Speed 8
Mark Blundell, GB
David Brabham, AUS
Johnny Herbert, GB
3995
tc
V8 M LMP
900
375  
3 3 6 Champion Racing / Dave Maraj, USA
Audi R8
J.J. Lehto, SF
Emanuele Pirro, I
Stefan Johansson, S
3596
tc
V8 M LMP
900
372  
4 4 5 Audi Sport Japan / Team Goh, J
Audi R8
Seiji Ara, J
Jan Magnussen, DK
Marco Werner, D
3596
tc
V8 M LMP
900
370  
5 5 11 JML Team Panoz, USA
Panoz Elan (LMP-01)
Olivier Beretta, MC
Gunnar Jeanette, USA
Max Papis, I
6000 V8 M LMP
900
360  
6 6 15 Racing for Holland, NL
Dome S101 - Judd
Jan Lammers, NL
John Bosch, NL
Andy Wallace, GB
3994 V10 M LMP
900
360  
7 7 13 Courage Compétition, F
Courage C60 - Judd
Jonathan Cochet, F
Stéphane Gregoire, F
Jean-Marc Gounon, F
Boris Derichebourg, F
Wim Eyckmans
3998 V10 M LMP
900
360  
8 8 17 Pescarolo Sport, F
Courage C60 - Peugeot
Jean Christophe Boullion, F
Franck Lagorce, F
Stéphane Sarrazin, F
3200
tc
V6 M LMP
900
356  
9 9 18 Pescarolo Sport, F
Courage C60 - Peugeot
Eric Hélary, F
Nicholas Minassian, F
Soheil Ayari, F
3200
tc
V6 M LMP
900
352  
10 10 88 Veloqx / Prodrive Racing, GB
Ferrari 550 Maranello
Tomas Enge, CZ
Peter Kox, NL/D
Jamie Davis, GB
5983 V12 M LM
GTS
336  
11 11 50 Corvette Racing / Gary Pratt, USA
Corvette C5-R
Oliver Gavin, GB
Kelly Collins, USA
Andy Pilgrim, USA
6991 V8 GY LM
GTS
326  
12 12 53 Corvette Racing / Gary Pratt, USA
Corvette C5-R
Ron Fellows, CDN
Johnny O'Connell, USA
Franck Fréon, F/USA
6991 V8 GY LM
GTS
326  
13 13 9 Kondo Racing, J
Dome S101 - Mugen
Masahiko Kondo, J
Ukyo Katayama, J
Ryo Fukuda, J
Francois Migault, F
4000 V8 Y LMP
900
322  
14 14 93 Alex Job Racing, USA
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Sascha Maassen, D
Emmanuel Collard, F
Lukas Luhr, D
Michael Petersen, USA
3598 F6 M LMGT 320  
15 15 29 Noël del Bello Racing, F
Reynard - Volkswagen/Lehmann 2KQ-LM
Jean-Luc Maury-Laribiere, F
Christophe Pillon, CH
Didier André, F
1998
tc
S4 M LMP
675
319  
16 16 86 Larbre Compétition, F
Chrysler Viper GTS-R
Patrice Goueslard, F
Christophe Bouchut, F
Steve Zacchia, CH
7986 V10 M LM
GTS
317  
17 17 87 Orbit Racing, USA
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Leo Hindery, USA
Peter Baron, USA
Marc Lieb, D
3598 F6 M LMGT 314  
18 18 75 Thierry Perrier, F
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Michel Neugarten, B/MC
Nigel Smith, GB
Ian Kahn, GB/MC
Thierry Perrier, F
3598 F6 P LMGT 305  
19 19 77 Team Taisan Advan, J
Porsch 911 GT3-RS
Atsushi Yogo, J
Akira Iida, J
Kazuyoshi Nishizawa, J
3598 F6 Y LMGT 304  
20 20 81 The Racers Group / Kevin A. Buckler, USA
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Kevin A. Buckler, USA
Timo Bernhard, D
Jörg Bergmeister, D
3598 F6 M LMGT 304  
21 21 72 Luc Alphand Aventures, F
Ferrari 550 Maranello
Luc Alphand, F
Jérome Policand, F
Frederic Dor, F

Alain Menu, CH
Rickard Rydell, S
5983 V12 M LM
GTS
298  
22 22 64 Graham Nash Motorsport, GB
Saleen S7-R
Pedro Chaves, P
Thomas Erdos, BR
Mike Newton, GB
Miguel Ramos, P
Ni Amorim, P
6848 V8 D LM
GTS
292  
23 23 26 RN Motorsport Ltd / John Nielsen, D
DBA4 03S - Zytek
John Nielsen, DK
Hayanara Shimoda, J
Casper Elsgaard, DK
Johnny Dumfries, GB
3396 V6 D LMP
675
288  
24 24 78 PK Sport Ltd, GB
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Robin Liddell, GB
David Warnock, GB
Piers Masarati, GB
3598 F6 P LMGT 285  
25 25 19 Automotive Durango Srl 82648, I
Durango MG - Judd
Sylvain Boulay, F
Michele Rugolo, I
Jean-Bernard Bouvet, F
4000 V10   LMP
900
277  
26 26 70 JMB Racing, F
Ferrari 360 Modena
David Terrien, F
Fabrizio de Simone, I
Fabio Babini, I
Christian Pescatori, I
Stéphane Gregoire, F
3586 V8 P LMGT 273  
27 27 94 Risi Competizione / Giuseppe Risi, USA
Ferrari 360 Modena
Anthony Lazzaro, USA
Ralph Kelleners, D
Terry Borcheller, USA
3586 V8 M LMGT 269  
28 28 84 T2M Motorsport, D
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Vanina Ickx, B
Roland Berville, F
Patrick Bourdais, F
George Forgeois, USA/F
3598 F6 M LMGT 264  
29 29 24 Rachel Welter, F
WR LMP-01 - Peugeot
Yojiro Terada, J
Olivier Porta, F
Gavin Pickering, GB
Stéphane Daoudi, F
1999
tc
S4 M LMP
675
235  
30 30 85 ST Team Orange Spyker, NL
Spyker C8 Double 12R
Norman Simon, D
Tom Coronel, NL
Hans Hugenholtz, NL
3998 V8 D LMGT 229  
                     
31 DNF 16 Racing for Holland, NL
Dome S101 - Judd
Filipe Ortiz, BOL
Beppe Gabbiani, I
Tristan Gommendy, F
3994 V10 M LMP
900
15:21
(15:45)
Accident
32 DNF 99 XL Racing, F
Ferrari 550 Maranello
Ange Barde, F
Michel Ferté, F
Gaël Lesoudier, F
Laurent Cazenave, F
5474 V12   LMGT 13:37 Fire
(Karting Virage)
33 DNF 68 Scorp Motorsport Communication, F
Chrysler Viper GTS-R
Luis Marques, F
Olivier Thévenin, F
Denis Dupuis, F
René Metge, F
Christian Lavieille, F

Chad McQueen, USA
8000 V10 D LM
GTS
10:50 Engine
34 DNF 25 Gerard Welter, F
WR LMP-02 - Peugeot
Bastien Brière, F
Jean-René de Fournoux, F
Stéphane Daoudi, F
Jean-Bernard Bouvet, F
Olivier Porta, F
2995 V6 M LMP
675
10:44 Engine
35 DNF 12 JML Team Panoz, USA
Panoz Elan (LMP-01)
Benjamin Leuenberger, CH
David Saelens, B
Scott Maxwell, CDN
6000 V8 M LMP
900
10:12 Accident
(Playstation Chicane)
36 DNF 14 Team Nasamax, GB
Reynard 01Q - Cosworth XDE
Romain Dumas, F
Robbie Stirling, CDN
Werner Lupberger, ZA
Bryan Herta, USA
2650
tc
V8 GY LMP
900
8:58 Fire
37 DNF 4 Riley & Scott Racing, USA
Riley & Scott Mk III C
Jim Matthews, USA
Marc Goosens, B
Christophe Tinseau, F
6000 V8 M LMP
900
7:29 Engine
38 DNF 80 Veloqx / Prodrive Racing, GB
Ferrari 550 Maranello
Anthony Davidson, GB
Kelvin Burt, GB
Darren Turner, GB
5983 V12 M LM
GTS
5:45 Accident
(Arnage)
39 DNF 83 Seikel Motorsport, D
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Tony Burgess, CDN
David Shep, CDN
Andrew Bagnall, NZ
John Lloyd, USA
3598 F6 Y LMGT 3:45 Transmission
40 DNF 95 Risi Competizione / Giuseppe Risi, USA
Ferrari 360 Modena
Shane Lewis, USA
Butch Leitzinger, USA
Johnny Mowlem, GB
3586 V8 Y LMGT 3:00 Engine
41 DNF 92 Dewalt Racesports Salisbury, GB
TVR Tuscan
Mike Jordan, GB
Michael Caine, GB
Tim Sugden, GB
3996 S6 D LMGT 2:40 Transmission
42 DNF 31 Courage Compétition, F
Courage-JPX C65
David Halliday, F
Philippe Alliot, F
Carl Rosenbland, S
3397 V6 M LMP
675
2:10 Piston
43 DNF 21 Edouard Seizonale, F
Norma M2000-2 - Ford
Patrice Roussel, F
Edouard Seizonale, F
Lucas Lasserre, F
5999 V8 D LMP
900
00:45 Engine
44 DNF 66 Konrad Motorsport, D
Saleen S7-R
Franz Konrad, A
Toni Seiler, CH
Walter Brun, CH
Robert Nearn, GB
6886 V8 D LM
GTS
23:50 Transmission
45 DNF 27 Intersport Racing, USA
MG Lola EX257
John Field, USA
Duncan Dayton, USA
Rick Sutherland, USA
1999
tc
S4 GY LMP
675
23:45 Engine
46 DNF 23 Team Bucknum Racing / Jeff Bucknum, USA
Pilbeam MP91 JPX-IES
Jeff Bucknum, USA
Bryan Willman, USA
Chris McMurry, USA
3997 V6 D LMP
675
22:20 Engine
47 DNF 91 Dewalt Racesports Salisbury, GB
TVR Tuscan
Rob Barff, GB
Richard Hay, GB
Richard Stanton, GB
3996 S6 D LMGT 19:35 Transmission (acc. at 16:57)
48 DNF 10 Audi Sport UK, GB
(Arena International)
Audi R8
Frank Biela, D
Perry McCarthy, GB
Mika Salo, SF
3596
tc
V8 M LMP
900
18:39 Fuel feed
49 DNF 61 Carsport America, USA
Pagani Zonda - Mercedes
Mike Hezemans, NL
Anthony Kumpen, B
David Hart, NL
6000 V12 P LM
GTS
17:40 Gearbox
                     
50 DNS 20 Lister Racing, GB
Lister Storm LMP - (Chevrolet)
Jamie Campbell-Walter, GB
Nathan Kinch, GB
Vincent Vosse, F
Anthony Reid, GB
Jean-Denis Deletraz, CH
5990 V8 D LMP
900
  Crash in 2nd Qual. session
                     
51 DNA 22 Taurus Sports Racing, GB
Lola B2K-10 - Judd
Justin Keen, GB
Christian Vann, GB
Phil Andrews, GB
4000 V10 D LMP
900
  First reserve
52 DNA 67 Konrad Motorsport, D
Saleen S7-R
Jean-Francois Yvon, F
Walter Brun, CH
Jesus Diez de Villaroel, E
6886 V8 D LM
GTS
  Second reserve
53 DNA 82 The Racers Group / Kevin A. Buckler, USA
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Paul Daniels, GB
Pierre Ehret, D
Werner Gröbl, A
3598 F6 M LMGT   Third reserve
54 DNA 65 Graham Nash Motorsport, GB
Saleen S7-R
Thomas Erdos, BR
Gavin Pickering, GB
Mike Newton, GB
Geoff Lister, GB
6848 V8 D LM
GTS
  Fourth reserve
55 DNA 79 PK Sport Ltd, GB
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
Bart Hayden, GB
Gregor Fisken, GB
Ian Donaldson, GB
3598 F6 P LMGT   Fifth reserve
56 DNA 74 Luc Alphand Aventures, F
Porsche 911 GT3-RS
James Ruffier, F
Olivier Thevenin, F
Marino Franchitti, GB
3598 F6 P LMGT   Sixth reserve

 

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