1932_24_heures_du_mans_race_posters_memorabilia

1932 24 Hours of Le Mans Results and Competitors

10èmes Grand Prix d'Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans 1932
Circuit de la Sarthe
For Posters and Memorabilia relating to the 1932 Le Mans 24 Hours, please see HERE.

 

Date: June 18-19, hot & sunny Track Length (m): 13 492
Attendance:   Fastest Lap: Ferdinando Minoia, Alfa Romeo, 5'41" = 142.437 km/h
Entries:   Pole Position:  
Practiced: 26 Distance (km): 2954.038
Starters: 25 Average Speed (km/h): 123.084
Classified: 9   New circuit layout - 'Rue du circuit or 'Terte Rouge'

 

Pos Clas-
sific.
# Team / Entrant
Car - Engine
Driver, Nationality Engine
Vol
(cc)
Engine
Type
Group Laps
Km
Hour
Reason out / Notes
1 1 8 Raymond Sommer, F
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 LM
Raymond Sommer, F
Luigi Chinetti, I
2337
sc
8 3.0 2954.038  
2 2 11 Soc. An. Alfa Romeo, I
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 LM
Franco Cortese, I
Giovanni Battista Guidotti, I
2337
sc
8 3.0 2927.278  
3 3 6 Arthur W. Fox, GB
Talbot AV105 (GB)
Hon. Brian E. "Bug" Lewis (Lord Essendon), GB
Tim Rose-Richards, GB
2970 6 3.0 2441.606  
4 4 18 Mme Odette Siko, F
Alfa Romeo 6C 1750
Mme Odette Siko, F
"Jean Sabipa" (Louis Charaval), F
1746 6 2.0 2417.694  
5 5 20 Aston Martin Ltd, GB
Aston Martin 1½ LM
Sammy Newsome, GB
Henken Widengren, S
(Per-Wiktor Widengren, S ?)
1495 4 1.5 2348.842  
6 6 23 Jean Sébilleau, F
Bugatti T40
Jean Sébilleau, F
Georges Delaroche, F
1499 4 1.5 2327.030  
7 7 21 Aston Martin Ltd, GB
Aston Martin 1½ LM
A.C. (Augustus Cesare) 'Bert' Bertelli, GB
Pat Driscoll, GB
1495 4 1.5 2268.087  
8 8 29 Ecurie de l'Ours, F
Amilcar CO
Charles Auguste Martin, F
Auguste Bodoignet, F
1089 6 1.1 2043.077  
9 9 26 Roger Labric, F
Caban Spéciale
Roger Labric, F
Yves Giraud-Cabantous, F
1096 4 1.1 1981.262  
                   
10 DNF 16 Count Stanislaus Czaykowski, PL
Bugatti T55
Count Stanislaus Czaykowski, PL
Ernest Friederich, F
2260 8 3.0 180
2428.560
Piston
11 DNF 28 Juste-Emile Vernet, F
Salmson GS
Just-Emile Vernet, F
Fernand Vallon, F
1092 4 1.1 111
1497.612
Clutch
12 DNF 9 Lord Howe, GB
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 LM
Lord Howe (5th Earl Howe, Edward Richard Francis Assheton, Viscount Curzon), GB
Sir Henry 'Tim' Birkin, GB
2337
sc
8 3.0 110
1484.120
Head gasket
13 DNF 24 Charles Druck, F
Bugatti T40
Charles Druck, F
Lucien Virlouvet, F
1496 4 1.5 98
1322.216
Accident
14 DNF 32 Francis Samuelson, GB
MG Midget C
F.H.B. Samuelson (Sir Francis), GB
Norman Black, GB
746 4 750 57
769.044
Fuel tank
15 DNF 22 Aston Martin Ltd, GB
Aston Martin 1½ LM
Kenneth 'Kim' Peacock, GB
Jack Bezzant, GB
1495 4 1.5 53
716.076
Valve
16 DNF 12 "Heldé", F
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300
"Ano-Nyme" (a.k.a. "Heldé", Pierre-Louis Dreyfus), F
Mme "Hellé-Nice" (Helene Delangle), F
DNS Tony Schumann, F
2337
sc
8 3.0 25
337.300
Accident
17 DNF 15 Guy Bouriat, F
Bugatti T55
Guy Bouriat, F
Louis Chiron, MC
2260 8 3.0 23
1310.316
Fuel tank
18 DNF 10 Soc. An. Alfa Romeo, I
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300
Ferdinando 'Nando' Minoia, I
Carlo Canavesi, I
2337
sc
8 3.0 22
296.824
Accident
19 DNF 1 Henri Stoffel, F
Mercedes-Benz SSK
Marcel Foucret, F
Paul Foucret, F
7050 6 8.0 22
296.824
Piston
20 DNF 3 E.H. Brisson, F
Stutz DV 32
Édouard Brisson, F
Joseph (Guido?) "Papa" Cattaneo, I
5355 8 8.0 19
256.348
Accident
21 DNF 14 Prince Djordjadzé
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300
Attilio Marinoni, I
Angelo Guatta, I
2337
sc
8 3.0 14
188.888
Accident
22 DNF 27 Roger Labric, F
B.N.C.
Gustave Duverne, F
Georges Boréal, F
1093 4 1.1 9
121.428
Piston
23 DNF 30 John Ludovic Ford, GB
Alta
John Ludovic Ford, GB
Maurice Baumer, GB
1074 4 1.1 6
80.952
Clutch
24 DNF 25 Jean Danne, F
Rally N.C.P.
Jean Danne, F
Jacques Gergaud, F
1362   1.5 6
80.952
Ignition
25 DNF 5 Jean Trévoux,
Bentley C "Blower"
Jean Trévoux, F
"Mary", F
4398
sc
6 5.0 1
--
Accident
                   
26 DNS?
DNF?
19 Henri De la Sayette, F
Citroën
Henri De la Sayette, F
Charles Wolf, S
    2.0    
                   
27 DNS   Raymond Sommer, F
Chrysler
  4900        
                   
28 DNA? 6 Arthur W. Fox, GB
(R.I. Nicholl, GB ?)
Talbot AV105 (GB)
  2970       T-car ?
29 DNA 28? A. de Choquese, F
G.A.R.
  750        
30 DNA 31? Roger Labric, F
Unspecified
           
31 DNA   Hon. Mrs Chetwynd, GB
MG
Hon Mrs Chetwynd, GB
-
746        
31 DNA 2? Prince Djordjadzé,
Mercedes-Benz SSK
  7050        
32 DNA   De Tatarinoff,
Mercedes-Benz SSK
  7050        
33 DNA   Lebas
Ford
  3282        
34 DNS?
DNA?
  Prince Djordjazé,
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300
Prince Dmitri Djordjadzé,
Goffredo 'Freddie' Zehender, I
2337
sc
8     Not entered?

 

Class Winners:

Index of Performance R. Sommer / L. Chinetti Alfa Romeo
8th Biennial Coupe de AC de l'Ouest
(Rudge-Whitworth Cup ?)
A.C. Bertelli / L.P. Driscoll Aston Martin
2001 - 3000 cc R. Sommer / L. Chinetti Alfa Romeo
1501 - 2000 cc Mme Siko / J. Sabipa Alfa Romeo
1101 - 1500 cc S.H. Newsome / H. Widengren Aston Martin
751 - 1100 cc C.A Martin / A. Bodoignet Amilcar