1989 24 Hours of Le Mans Results and Competitors

1989 24 Hours of Le Mans Results and Competitors

57èmes Grand Prix d'Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans 1989
Circuit de la Sarthe

 

Date: June 10-11 Track Length (m): 13 535 m
Attendance: 230 000 Pole Position: Jean-Louis Schlesser, Sauber Mercedes-Benz, 3:15.040 = 249.826 km/h
Entries:   Fastest Lap: Alain Ferté, Jaguar, 3:21.093 = 242. km/h
Practiced: 60 Distance (km): 5265.115
Starters: 55 Average Speed (km/h): 219.990
Classified: 19    

*Class Winner
 

Pos Clas-
sific.
# Team / Entrant
Car - Engine
Driver, Nationality Engine
Vol.
(cc)
Engine
Type
Group Laps
Km
Hour
Reason out
Notes
1 1* 63 Team Sauber - Mercedes, CH/D
Sauber C9 - Mercedes Benz
Jochen Mass, D
Manuel Reuter, D
Stanley Dickens, S
4973
tc
V8 C1 389
5265.115
 
2 2 61 Team Sauber - Mercedes, CH/D
Sauber C9 - Mercedes Benz
Mauro Baldi, I
Kenny Acheson, GB
Gianfranco Brancatelli, I
4973
tc
V8 C1 384
5197.440
 
3 3 9 Joest Racing, D
Porsche 962 C
Hans Joachim Stuck, D
Bob Wollek, F
2998
tc
F6 C1 382
5170.370
 
4 4 1 Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguar XJR-9 LM
Jan Lammers, NL
Patrick Tambay, F
Andrew Gilbert-Scott, GB
7000 V12 C1 380
5143.330
 
5 5 62 Team Sauber - Mercedes, CH/D
Sauber C9 - Mercedes Benz
Jean-Louis Schlesser, F
Jean-Pierre Jabouille, F
Alain Cudini, F
4973 V8 C1 378
5116.230
 
6 6 8 Joest Racing, D
Porsche 962 C
Henri Pescarolo, F
Claude Ballot-Léna, F
Jean-Louis Ricci, F
2998
tc
F6 C1 371
5021.485
 
7 7* 201 Mazdaspeed Co Ltd, J
Mazda 767 B
David Kennedy, IRL
Pierre Dieudonné, B
Chris Hodgetts, GB
DNS Katayama, J
4680 R4 GTP 368
4980.880
 
8 8 4 Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguar XJR-9 LM
Alain Ferté, F
Michel Ferté, F
Eliseo Salazar, RCH
7000 V12 C1 368
4980.880
 
9 9 202 Mazdaspeed Co Ltd, J
Mazda 767 B
Takashi Yorino, J
Hervé Regout, J
Elliott Forbes-Robinson, USA
DNS Marc Duez, B
4680 R4 GTP 365
4940.275
 
10 10 16 Repsol Brun Motorsport, CH
Porsche 962 C
Harald Huysman, N
Uwe Schäfer, D
Dominique Lacaud, F
2998 F6 C1 351
4785.885
 
11 11 18 Aston Martin (Ecurie Ecosse), GB
Aston Martin AMR 1
Brian Redman, GB
Michael Roe, IRL
Costas Los, GR
6000 V8 C1 340
4635.900
 
12 12 203 Mazdaspeed Co Ltd, J
Mazda 767
Yojiro Terada, J
Marc Duez, B
Volker Weidler, D
4680 R4 GTP 339
4588.365
 
13 13 55 Team Schuppan / Team Davey, AUS/GB
Porsche 962 C
Vern Schuppan, AUS
Eje Elgh, S
Gary Brabham, AUS
2998
tc
F6 C1 321
4344.735
 
14 14* 113 Courage Compétition, F
Cougar C20 LM - Porsche
Jean-Claude Andruet, F
Philippe Farjon, F
Shunji Kasuya, J
2800
tc
F6 C2 312
4222.920
 
15 15 20 Team Davey, GB
Porsche 962 C
Tim Lee-Davey, GB
Tom Dodd-Noble, GB
Katsunori Iketani, J
2998
tc
F6 C1 308
4168.780
 
16 16 171 Team MAKO, GB
Spice SE88C - Ford Cosworth
Robbie Stirling, GB
Ross Hyett, GB
Don Shead, GB
3300 V8 C2 307
4155.245
 
17 17 108 RBR / GP Motorsport, GB
Spice SE87C - Ford Cosworth
Dudley Wood, GB
Evan Clements, GB
Philippe de Henning, F
3300 V8 C2 303
4101.105
 
18 18 126 France Prototeam, F
Argo JM19C - Ford Cosworth
Jean Messaoudi, F
Pierre-Francois Rousselot, F
Thierry Lecerf, F
3300 V8 C2 297
4019.895
 
19 19 104 Graff Racing, F
Spice SE89C - Ford Cosworth
Jean-Philippe Grand, F
Remy Pochauvin, F
Jean-Luc Roy, F
3300 V8 C2 291
3938.685
 
                   
20 DNF 14 Richard Lloyd Racing, GB
Porsche 962 C GTi
Derek Bell, GB
James Weaver, GB
Tiff Needell, GB
2998
tc
F6 C1 339
21h
Fire
21 DNF 10 Porsche Kremer Racing, D
Porsche 962 C
Kunimitsu Takahashi, J
Bruno Giacomelli, I
Giovanni Lavaggi, I
2998
tc
F6 C1 303
20h
Fire
22 DNF 25 Nissan Motorsports International, J
Nissan R89C ("Lola 89/10")
Geoff Brabham, AUS
Chip Robinson, USA
Arie Luyendyk, NL
3500
tc
V8 C1 250
16h
Engine
Oil leak
23 DNF 101 Chamberlain Engineering, GB
Spice SE88C - Ford Cosworth DFL
Fermin Velez, E
Nick Adams, GB
Luigi Taverna, I
3300 V8 C2 244
16h
Engine
Valves
24 DNF 17 Repsol Brun Motorsport, CH
Porsche 962 C
Oscar 'Popi' Larrauri, RA
Walter Brun, CH
Jésus Pareja Mayo, E
2998
tc
F6 C1 242
15h
Engine
25 DNF 21 Spice Engineering, GB
Spice SE89C - Ford Cosworth DFZ
Ray Bellm, GB
Gordon Spice, GB
Lyn St James, USA
3500 V8 C1 229
15h
Engine
26 DNF 15 Richard Lloyd Racing, GB
Porsche 962 C GTi
Steven Andskär, S
David Hobbs, GB
Damon Hill, GB
2998
tc
F6 C1 228
14h
Engine
27 DNF 32 Courage Competition / Le Mans Co
Cougar - Nissan R88V
(March 88G-Nissan ?)
Takao Wada, J
Akio Morimoto, J
Anders Olofsson, S
3638
tc
V6 C1 221
15h
Head gasket
28 DNF 2 Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguar XJR-9 LM
John Nielsen, DK
Andy Wallace, GB
Price Cobb, USA
7000 V12 C1 215
13h
Head gasket
29 DNF 106 Porto Kaleo
Tiga GC288/9 - Ford Cosworth
Robin Smith, GB
Vito Veninata, I
"Stingbrace", I
3300 V8 C2 194
16h
Electrics
30 DNF 34 Alméras Fréres, F
Porsche 962 C
Jacques Alméras, F
Jean-Marie Alméras, F
Alain Ianetta, F
2998
tc
F6 C1 188
13h
Accident
31 DNF 12 Courage Compétition, F
Cougar C22LM - Porsche
Patrick Gonin, F
Bernard de Dryver, B
Bernard Santal, CH
DNS Jean-Denis Deletraz, F
2998
tc
F6 C1 168
13h
Electronics
32 DNF 23 Nissan Motorsports International, J
Nissan R89C
Masahiro Hasemi, J
Kazuyoshi Hoshino, J
Toshio Suzuki, J
3500
tc
V8 C1 167
10h
Engine
33 DNF 19 Aston Martin (Ecurie Ecosse), GB
Aston Martin AMR 1
David Leslie, GB
Ray Mallock, GB
David Sears, GB
DNS Bernard Santal, CH
6000 V8 C1 153
10h
Electrics
34 DNF 22 Spice Engineering, GB
Spice SE89C - Ford Cosworth DFZ
Thorkild Thyrring, DK
Wayne Taylor, ZA
Tim Harvey, GB
3500 V8 C1 150
15h
Engine
Valves
35 DNF 103 France Prototeam, F
Spice SE88C - Ford Cosworth
Bernard Thuner, CH
Philippe de Thoisy, F
Raymond Touroul, F
3300 V8 C2 133
12h
Chassis
36 DNF 107 Tiga Race Team, GB
Tiga GC289 - Ford Cosworth
Max Cohen-Olivar, MA
John Sheldon, GB
Robin Donovan, GB
3900 V8 C2 126
13h
Transmission
37 DNF 7 Joest Racing, D
Porsche 962 C
Frank Jelinski, D
Pierre-Henri Raphanel, F
"John Winter" (Louis Krages), D
2998
tc
F6 C1 124
7h
Engine
Water leak
38 DNF 52 WM Secateva, F
WM P489 - Peugeot
Pascal Pessiot, F
Jean-Daniel Raulet, F
Philippe Gache, F
2850?
tc
V6 C1 110
20h
Fire
39 DNF 13 Courage Compétition, F
Cougar C22LM - Porsche
Pascal Fabre, F
Jean-Louis Bousquet, F
Jiro Yoneyama, J
DNS Denis Morin, F
DNS Alessandro Santin,
2998
tc
F6 C1 110
8h
Engine
40 DNF 102 Chamberlain Engineering, GB
Spice SE86C - Hart 418T
John Hotchkis Sr, USA
John Hotchkis Jr, USA
Richard Jones, GB
1800
tc
4 C2 86
8h
Engine
Oil leak
41 DNF 3 Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguar XJR-9 LM
Davy Jones, USA
Derek Daly, IRL
DNS ? Jeff Kline, USA
7000 V12 C1 85
5h
Engine
42 DNF 27 Repsol Brun Motorsport, CH
Porsche 962 C
Rüdi Seher, D
Franz Konrad, A
Andres Vilarino, E
2998
tc
F6 C1 81
5h
Brakes
Turbo
43 DNF 5 Brun Motorsport, CH
Porsche 962 C
Harald Grohs, D
Akihiko Nakaya, J
Sarel van der Merwe, ZA
2998
tc
F6 C1 78
6h
Alternator
Gearbox
44 DNF 177 Automobiles Louis Descartes, F
ALD C289 - Ford Cosworth
Alain Serpaggi, F
Yves Hervalet, F
Louis Descartes, F
DNS Jacques Heuclin, F
3300 V8 C2 75
9h
Electrics
Fuel leak
45 DNF 33 Team Schuppan / Team Davey, AUS/GB
Porsche 962 C
Will Hoy, GB
Jean Alesi, F
Dominic Dobson, USA
2998
tc
F6 C1 69
4h
Fire
46 DNF 72 Obermaier Racing / Primagaz
Porsche 962 C
Jürgen Lässig, D
Pierre Yver, F
Paul Belmondo, F
2998
tc
F6 C1 61
4h
Accident
47 DNF 37 Toyota Team TOM's
Toyota 89C-V
Geoff Lees, GB
Johnny Dumfries (John Colum Crichton-Stuart, Earl of Dumfries), GB
John Watson, GB
3200
tc
V8 C1 58
5h
Accident
48 DNF 151 Pierre-Alain Lombardi, CH
Spice SE86C - Ford Cosworth
Pierre-Alain Lombardi, CH
Bruno Sotty, F
Fabio Magnani, I
3300 V8 C2 58
4h
Puncture damage
49 DNF 6 Repsol Brun Motorsport, CH
Porsche 962 C
Maurizio Sandro Sala, BR
Walter Lechner, A
Roland Ratzenberger, A
DNS Uwe Schäfer, D
2998
tc
F6 C1 58
3h
Puncture damage
50 DNF 36 Toyota Team TOM's
Toyota 89C-V
Hitoshi Ogawa, J
Paolo Barilla, I
Ross Cheever, USA
3200
tc
V8 C1 45
2h
Engine
51 DNF 11 Porsche Kremer Racing, D
Porsche 962 CK6
Hideki Okada, J
George Fouché, ZA
Masanori Sekiya, J
2998
tc
F6 C1 42
3h
Accident
52 DNF 105 Porto Kaleo
Tiga GC289 - Ford Cosworth
Jean-Claude Justice, F
Noël del Bello, F
Jean-Claude Ferrarin, F
3300 V8 C2 36
4h
Engine
53 DNF 38 Toyota Team TOM's
Toyota 88C
Kauro Hoshino, J
Didier Artzet, F
Keiichi Suzuki, J
2100
tc
4 C1 20
2h
Accident
54 DNF 175 ADA Engineering, GB
ADA 02B - Ford Cosworth
Ian Harrower, GB
Laurence Bristow, GB
Colin Pool, GB
3300 V8 C2 14
6h
Electrics
Engine
55 DNF 24 Nissan Motorsports International, J
Nissan R89C
Julian Bailey, GB
Mark Blundell, GB
Martin Donnelly, GB
3500
tc
V8 C1 5
1h
Suspension
Accident damage
                   
56 DNS 51 WM Secateva, F
WM P489 - Peugeot
Roger Dorchy, F
Michel Maisonneuve, F
Philippe Gache, F
2800
tc
V6 C1   Fire
                   
57 DNQ 178 Didier Bonnet, F
ALD 05 - BMW
Didier Bonnet, F
Gérard Tremblay, F
Gérard Cuynet, F
3500 6 C2    
58 DNQ 29 Mussato Action Car
Lancia LC2/89 - Ferrari
Almo Copelli, I
Franco Scapini, I
Ernst Franzmaier, A
3000
tc
V8 C1    
59 DNQ 176 Automobiles Louis Descartes, F
ALD 04 - BMW
Thierry Sefaty, F
Sylvain Boulay, F
Batmalle, F
3500 6 C2    
60 DNQ 179 Didier Bonnet, F
ALD 06 - BMW
Jean-Luc Colin, F
Francois Cardon, F
Bey-Rozet, F
3500 6 C2    
                   
61 DNA 37T Toyota Team TOM's
Toyota 89C-V
Geoff Lees, GB
John Watson, GB
Johnny Dumfries (Earl of Dumfries), GB
3200 V8 C1    
62 DNA   Team Sauber - Mercedes, CH/D
Sauber C9 - Mercedes Benz
Jean-Pierre Jabouille, F
-
  V8 C1    
63 DNA   Roy Baker Racing, GB
Tiga GC286 - Ford
Stephen Hynes, USA
Duncan Bain, GB
Max Cohen-Olivar, MOR
         
64 DNA   PC Automotive, GB
Spice SE88C - Ford
Richard Piper, GB
Olindo Iaccobelli, F
Alain Ianetta, F
         
65 DNA   Jochen Dauer, D
Porsche 962 C
      C1    
66 DNA   Swiss Team Salamin, CH
Porsche 962 C
Antoine Salamin, CH
Max Cohen-Olivar, MOR
    C1    
67 DNA   Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguar XJR-10
    V6 C1