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1989 24 Hours of Le Mans

Exhibition or unclassified race
Sunday, June 11, 1989 at Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France
390 laps on a 8.410 mile road course (3279.9 miles)

Time of race: 23:56:00
Average Speed: 137.047 mph
Pole Speed: n/a
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 5 laps +
Attendance: 230,000
Lead changes: n/a

Glossary    Other Exhibition / Unclassified Races

Fin St Class # Driver Team Sponsor Car Laps Status Led
4 3C11   Jan Lammers
  Patrick Tambay
  Andrew Gilbert-Scott
Silk Cut JaguarSilk Cut / Jaguar France / CastrolJaguar XJR-9 LM380running 
2114C110   Kunimitsu Takahashi
  Bruno Giacomelli
  Giovanni Lavaggi
Porsche Kremer RacingKenwoodPorsche 962C303fire 
2341C2101   Fermin Velez
  Nick Adams
  Luigi Taverna
Chamberlain EngineeringRepsolSpice SE88C / Ford244valves 
4046C2102   John Hotchkis
  John Hotchkis, Jr.
  Richard Jones
Chamberlain EngineeringMarukatsu / Wynn'sSpice SE86C / Hart86oil leak 
3545C2103   Bernard Thuner
  Pierre de Thoisy
  Raymond Touroul
France PrototeamKofisa / Rexona / SGMSpice SE88C / Ford133chassis 
1937C2104   Jean-Philippe Grand
  Remy Pochauvin
  Jean-Luc Roy
Graff RacingTrilles / Mille Ladubay / Bouvet BrutSpice SE89C / Ford291running 
5254C2105   Jean-Claude Justice
  Noel del Bello
  Jean-Claude Ferrarin
Porto Kaleo / Noel del BelloGap Star / Olia FranceTiga GC289 / Ford36engine 
2951C2106   Stefano Sebastiani
  Vito Veninata
  Robin Smith
Porto Kaleo TeamLaurent Perrier / Camelot Barthropp / HobartTiga GC288 / Ford194electrical 
3650C2107   Max Cohen-Olivar
  John Sheldon
  Robin Donovan
Tiga Race TeamPrimagaz / Ashgrove / Henley Sports CarsTiga GC289 / Ford126drive shaft 
1749C2108   Dudley Wood
  Philippe de Henning
  Evan Clements
GP MotorsportDianetiqueSpice SE87C / Ford303running 
5110C111   Hideki Okada
  George Fouche
  Masanori Sekiya
Porsche Kremer RacingLeyton HousePorsche 962 CK642crash 
1448C2113   Jean-Claude Andruet
  Philippe Farjon
  Shunji Kasuya
Courage CompetitionSuper Evolution / Outiror / Laq'AluCougar C20B / Porsche312running 
3138C112   Patrick Gonin
  Bernard de Dryver
  Bernard Santal
Courage CompetitionSarthe / Faure / Veau RoyalCougar C22LM / Porsche168electrical 
1853C2126   Jean Messaoudi
  Pierre-Francois Rousselot
  Thierry Lecerf
France PrototeamSpeedy / Neptune-LavageArgo JM19C / Ford297running 
3829C113   Pascal Fabre
  Jean-Louis Bousquet
  Jiro Yoneyama
Courage CompetitionE LeClerc / Sarthe / Rom Tech JapanCougar C22LM / Porsche110engine 
2022C114   Derek Bell
  James Weaver
  Tiff Needell
Richard Lloyd RacingCabin / Porsche Cars Great BritainPorsche 962C Gti339fire 
2623C115   Steven Andskar
  David Hobbs
  Damon Hill
Richard Lloyd RacingRaika Group / Porsche Cars Great BritainPorsche 962C Gti228engine 
4842C2151   Pierre-Alain Lombardi
  Bruno Sotty
  Fabio Magnani
Pierre-Alain LombardiGDG / Jouet/Christine LaureSpice SE86C / Ford58tire 
1027C116   Harald Huysman
  Uwe Schafer
  Dominique Lacaud
Brun MotorsportHydro AluminiumPorsche 962C351running 
24 7C117   Oscar Larrauri
  Walter Brun
  Jesus Pareja
Brun MotorsportRepsolPorsche 962C242engine 
1647C2171   Robbie Stirling
  Ross Hyett
  Don Shead
Team MakoCurtain Dream PLCSpice SE88C / Ford307running 
5452C2175   Laurence Bristow
  Ian Harrower
  Colin Pool
ADA EngineeringCam Shipping / SH / Brittany FerriesADA 02B / Ford14electrical 
4455C2177   Alain Serpaggi
  Yves Hervalet
  Louis Descartes
Automobiles Louis DescartesLiqui Moly / Opus / Seine-Et-MarneALD C289 / Ford75radiator 
1132C118   Brian Redman
  Michael Roe
  Costas Los
Aston MartinMobil 1 / Aston MartinAston Martin AMR1340running 
3340C119   David Leslie
  Ray Mallock
  David Sears
Aston MartinMobil 1 / Aston MartinAston Martin AMR1153electrical 
28 8C12   John Nielsen
  Andy Wallace
  Price Cobb
Silk Cut JaguarSilk Cut / Jaguar France / CastrolJaguar XJR-9 LM215head gasket 
1543C120   Tim Lee-Davey
  Tom Dodd-Noble
  Katsunori Iketani
Team DaveyMarukatsu / Super CAD / RizlaPorsche 962C308running 
728GTP201   Dave Kennedy
  Pierre Diudonne
  Chris Hodgetts
Mazdaspeed Co. Ltd.Mazda Finish Line AccessoriesMazda 767B368running 
916GTP202   Takashi Yorino
  Herve Regout
  Elliott Forbes-Robinson
Mazdaspeed Co. Ltd.ChargeMazda 767B365running 
1234GTP203   Yojiro Terada
  Marc Duez
  Volker Weidler
Mazdaspeed Co. Ltd.ChargeMazda 767339running 
2531C121   Ray Bellm
  Gordon Spice
  Lyn St. James
Spice EngineeringSpice SuperCentres / Hawaiian TropicSpice SE89C / Ford229engine 
3436C122   Thorkild Thyrring
  Wayne Taylor
  Tim Harvey
Spice EngineeringFSI / Istel / BP Visco 2000 PlusSpice SE89C / Ford150valves 
3219C123   Masahiro Hasemi
  Kazuyoshi Hoshino
  Toshio Suzuki
Nissan MotorsportCalsonic / NissanNissan R89C167engine 
5512C124   Julian Bailey
  Mark Blundell
  Martin Donnelly
Nissan MotorsportYHP / Nissan / CalsonicNissan R89C5crash 
2215C125   Geoff Brabham
  Chip Robinson
  Arie Luyendyk
Nissan MotorsportNissanNissan R89C250oil loss 
4226C127   Franz Konrad
  Rudi Seher
  Andres Vilarino
Brun MotorsportRepsolPorsche 962C81turbocharger 
41 4C13   Davy Jones
  Derek Daly
  Jeff Kline
Silk Cut JaguarSilk Cut / Jaguar France / CastrolJaguar XJR-9 LM85engine 
2739C132   Takao Wada
  Akio Morimoto
  Anders Olofsson
Courage CompetitionCabin / NissanMarch 88S / Nissan221head gasket 
4522C233   Will Hoy
  Jean Alesi
  Dominic Dobson
Team SchuppanTakefujiPorsche 962C69fire 
3035C134   Jacques Almeras
  Jean-Marie Almeras
  Alain Ianetta
Equipe Almeras FreresVille de Montpellier / Mennecy PneusPorsche 962C188crash 
5024C136   Hitoshi Ogawa
  Paolo Barilla
  Ross Cheever
Toyota Team Tom'sMinolta / ToyotaToyota 89C-V45engine 
4717C137   Geoff Lees
  Johnny Dumfries
  John Watson
Toyota Team Tom'staka-Q / ToyotaToyota 89C-V58crash 
5325C138   Kaoru Hoshino
  Didier Artzet
  Keiichi Suzuki
Toyota Team Tom'sDenso / ToyotaToyota 88C20crash 
8 6C14   Alain Ferte
  Michel Ferte
  Eliseo Salazar
Silk Cut JaguarSilk Cut / Jaguar France / CastrolJaguar XJR-9 LM368running 
43 9C15   Harald Grohs
  Akihiko Nakaya
  Sarel van der Merwe
Brun MotorsportFrom A / STPPorsche 962C78gearbox 
5656C151   Roger Dorchy
  Michel Maisonneuve
WM SecatevaHeuliezWM P489 / Peugeot0did not start 
3944C152   Pascal Pessiot
  Jean-Daniel Raulet
  Philippe Gache
WM SecatevaHeuliezWM P489 / Peugeot110fire 
1318C155   Vern Schuppan
  Eje Elgh
  Gary Brabham
Team SchuppanOmronPorsche 962C321running 
4920C16   Maurizio Sandro Sala
  Walter Lechner
  Roland Ratzenberger
Brun MotorsportAlphaPorsche 962C58tire 
2 2C161   Mauro Baldi
  Kenny Acheson
  Gianfranco Brancatelli
Team Sauber MercedesMercedes-BenzSauber C9 / Mercedes-Benz384running 
5 1C162   Jean-Louis Schlesser
  Jean-Pierre Jabouille
  Alain Cudini
Team Sauber MercedesMercedes-BenzSauber C9 / Mercedes-Benz378running 
111C163   Jochen Mass
  Manuel Reuter
  Stanley Dickens
Team Sauber MercedesMercedes-BenzSauber C9 / Mercedes-Benz389running 
3713C17   Frank Jelinski
  Pierre-Henri Raphanel
  John Winter
Joest RacingBlaupunkt / SachsPorsche 962C124water leak 
4630C172   Jurgen Lassig
  Pierre Yver
  Paul Belmondo
Obermaier Racing / PrimagazPrimagazPorsche 962C61crash 
633C18   Henri Pescarolo
  Jean-Louis Ricci
  Claude Ballot-Lena
Joest RacingBlaupunkt / Primagaz / SachsPorsche 962C371running 
3 5C19   Bob Wollek
  Hans-Joachim Stuck
Joest RacingBlaupunkt / Yoshihara / SachsPorsche 962C382running