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1978 24 Heures du Mans


Le Mans
369 laps
Average speed of winner: 210.188 kph
Fastest lap: Jean-Pierre Jabouille 3:34.20



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FinishStartClassClass RankDriversCar #TeamChassisEngineOwnerQualifying TimeLaps
15S +2.01Didier Pironi2Renault SportRenault Alpine A442BRenault 2.0L Turbo V6Renault3:35.7369
Jean-Pierre Jaussaud
24S +2.02Bob Wollek6Martini Racing Porsche SystemPorsche 936/78Porsche Type-935 2.1L Turbo Flat-6Martini3:35.2364
Jürgen Barth
Jacky Ickx
36S +2.03Hurley Haywood7Martini Racing Porsche SystemPorsche 936/77Porsche Type-935 2.1L Turbo Flat-6Martini3:37.3362
Peter Gregg
Reinhold Joest
48S +2.04Guy Fréquelin4Equipe Renault Elf Sport CalbersonRenault Alpine A442ARenault 2.0L Turbo V6Calberson3:42.7358
Jean Ragnotti
José Dolhem
516IMSA +2.51Brian Redman90Dick Barbour RacingPorsche 935/77Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Barbour3:52.6337
Dick Barbour
John Paul, Sr.
614Gr. 5 +2.01Jim Busby44Porsche Kremer RacingPorsche 935/77Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Kremer3:50.7336
Chris Cord
Rick Knoop
723Gr. 5 +2.02Alfredo Guarana41Mondelo ASA CachiaPorsche 935/77Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Pace3:59.5329
Paulo Gomes
Mario Amaral
83Gr. 5 +2.03Manfred Schurti43Martini Racing Porsche SystemPorsche 935/78Porsche 3.2L Turbo Flat-6Martini3:30.9326
Rolf Stommelen
940GTP 3.01Jean Rondeau72Jean RondeauRondeau M378Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8Rondeau4:09.4294
Bernard Darniche
Jacky Haran
109S +2.05Vern Schuppan10Grand Touring Cars Inc.Mirage M9Renault 2.0L Turbo V6GTC3:45.8293
Jacques Laffite
Sam Posey
1129S 2.01Michel Pignard31ROC La Pierre du NordChevron B36ROC-Chrysler 2.0L I4Course4:04.2284
Florian Vetsch
Roger Carmillet
1251GT 3.01Anny-Charlotte Verney66BP RacingPorsche 911 Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0L Flat-6Verney4:19.6279
Xavier Lapeyre
François Sérvanin
1319GTP 3.02André Chevalley71André Chevalley RacingInaltera LMFord Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8Chevalley3:53.9279
François Trisconi
1447IMSA +2.52Larry Perkins97Charles Ivey RacingPorsche 911 Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0L Flat-6Ivey4:14.7278
Gordon Spice
John Rulon-Miller
1510S +2.06Alain de Cadenet8Alain de CadenetDe Cadenet-Lola LMFord Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8de Cadenet3:46.2273
Chris Craft
1649IMSA +2.53François Migault86Écurie Grand Competition CarsFerrari 365 GT4/BBFerrari 4.9L Flat-12NART4:15.9262
Lucien Guitteny
1752GT +3.01Christian Bussi62SégolenPorsche 934Porsche 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Segolen4:21.6259
Jean-Claude Briavoine
Ségolen
1824S 2.02Marc Surer23Artos Francy Sauber PP AGSauber C5BMW 2.0L I4Sauber4:00.1257
Eugen Strähl
Harry Blumer
1950S 2.03Sandro Plastina20C.H. GraemingerCheetah G601Ford Cosworth BDG 2.0L I4Graeminger4:19.3250
Mario Luini
Jean-Daniel Grandjean
2055GT 3.02Georges Bourdillat64Georges BourdillatPorsche 911 Carrera RSRPorsche 3.0L Flat-6Bourdillat4:28.2241
Alain-Michel Bernhard
Jean-Luc Favresse
2148S 2.04Bruno Sotty25Team PronuptiaLola T294/6Ford Cosworth FVC 1.9L I4Pronuptia4:15.8238
Gérard Cuynet
Jean-Claude Dufrey
2243S 2.05Michel Elkoubi24Team PronuptiaLola T296Ford Cosworth FVC 1.9L I4Pronuptia4:11.7232
Pierre Yver
Philippe Streiff
2330S 2.06Michel Lateste28Dominique LacaudLola T297BMW 2.0L I4Lacaud4:04.5217
Jean-François Auboiron
Dominique Lacaud
2428Gr. 5 +2.04John Winter45Porsche Kremer RacingPorsche 935/77Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Kremer4:04.2182
Dieter Schornstein
Philippe Gurdjian
2526S 2.07Tony Charnell27Mogil Motors Ltd. with Kores RacingChevron B31Ford Cosworth BDG 2.0L I4Mogil4:03.3180
Robin Smith
Frédéric Alliot
262S +2.07Jean-Pierre Jabouille1Renault SportRenault Alpine A443Renault 2.0L Turbo V6Renault3:28.4279
Patrick Depailler
271S +2.08Jacky Ickx5Martini Racing Porsche SystemPorsche 936/78Porsche Type-935 2.1L Turbo Flat-6Martini3:27.6255
Henri Pescarolo
Jochen Mass
2834IMSA +2.54Jean-Claude Andruet88Pozzi-Thompson JMS RacingFerrari 512BBFerrari 4.9L Flat-12Pozzi4:07.3251
Spartaco Dini
2936IMSA +2.55Jacques Guérin87Luigi Chinetti, Sr.Ferrari 512BBFerrari 4.9L Flat-12Chinetti4:16.3232
Jean-Pierre Delaunay
Gregg Young
3033IMSA +2.56Claude Ballot-Léna89Pozzi-Thompson JMS RacingFerrari 512BBFerrari 4.9L Flat-12Pozzi4:07.1218
Jean-Louis Lafosse
3113S +2.09Guy Edwards19IBEC Racing Developments, Ltd.Ibec-Hesketh 308LMFord Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8IBEC3:50.2195
Ian Grob
3238S 2.08Jacques Henry30ROC La Pierre du NordChevron B36ROC-Chrysler 2.0L I4Course4:08.3195
Albert Dufrène
Max Cohen-Olivar
3318GTP +3.01Christian Debias78WM A.E.R.E.M./Team Esso AseptogylWM P78Peugeot PRV 2.7L Turbo V6WM3:52.9186
Xavier Mathiot
Marc Sourd
3453GTP 3.03Christine Dacremont76WM A.E.R.E.M./Team Esso AseptogylWM P76Peugeot PRV 2.7L V6WM4:22.8171
Marianne Hoepfner
3532GT +3.02Edgar Dören68Hervé PoulainPorsche 934Porsche 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Poulain4:07.0167
Gerhard Holup
Hervé Poulain
367S +2.010Derek Bell3Renault SportRenault Alpine A442ARenault 2.0L Turbo Flat-6Renault3:37.9162
Jean-Pierre Jarier
3731IMSA +2.57Bob Garretson91Dick Barbour RacingPorsche 935/77Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Barbour4:05.2159
Stephen Earle
Bob Akin
3835S 2.09Michel Dubois29ROC ModylookChevron B36ROC-Chrysler 2.0L I4Course4:07.8142
Daniel Gache
Julien Sanchez
3921Gr. 5 +2.05Herbert Müller25HaberthurPorsche 935/76Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Meccarillos3:55.8140
Claude Haldi
Nico
4045S 2.010Georges Morand26G.V.E.A.Lola T296Ford Cosworth BDG 2.0L I4GVEA4:12.2130
Eric Vuagnat
Charlie Blanton
4146S 2.011Jean-Marie Lemerle21Jean-Marie LemerleLola T294ROC-Chrysler 2.0L I4Lemerle4:13.7126
Alain Levié
Pierre-François Rousselot
4254GT 3.03Antoine Salamin65Joël LaplacettePorsche 930Porsche 3.3L Turbo Flat-6Laplacette4:25.0116
Gérard Vial
Yves Courage
4322S 2.012Dieter Quester34BMW Great BritainOsella PA6BMW 2.0L I4Toleman3:56.2113
Tom Walkinshaw
Rad Dougall
4415S +2.011Nick Faure12Simon Phillips RacingDe Cadenet-Lola T380Ford Cosworth DFV 3.0L V8BATCO3:51.999
John Beasley
Simon Phillips
4541S 2.013Ian Harrower32Dorset Racing Associates with Kelly GirlLola T294Ford Cosworth FVC 2.0L I4Dorset4:10.461
Tony Birchenhough
Miss Juliette Slaughter
4639GT +3.03Guy Chasseuil61Auto Daniel UrcunPorsche 934Porsche 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Urcun4:09.161
Jean-Claude Lefèvre
Marcel Mignot
4727GTP +3.02Jean-Daniel Raulet77WM A.E.R.E.M./Team Esso AseptogylWM P77Peugeot PRV 2.7L Turbo V6WM4:03.544
Max Mamers
4817Gr. 5 +2.06Don Whittington94Whittington Bros. RacingPorsche 935/77Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Whittington3:52.841
Bill Whittington
Franz Konrad
4942IMSA +2.58Teddy Pilette85Ecurie FrancorchampsFerrari 512BBFerrari 4.9L Flat-12Francorchamps4:10.939
Jean Blaton
Raymond Touroul
5037GT +3.04Willy Braillard69Ravenel FrèresPorsche 934Porsche 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Ravenel4:08.035
Philippe Dagoreau
Jean-Louis Ravenel
5120Gr. 5 +2.07Martin Raymond46Porsche Kremer RacingPorsche 935/77Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Kremer3:54.834
Steve
Mike Franey
5212S +2.012Sam Posey11Grand Touring Cars Inc.Mirage M9Renault 2.0L Turbo V6GTC3:48.333
Michel Leclère
5325IMSA +2.59Brad Frisselle84Wynn's BelgiumChevrolet MonzaChevrolet 5.7L V8Brad Frisselle4:02.330
Robert Kirby
John Hotchkis, Sr.
5444S 2.014Bob Evans33Dorset Racing Associates with Kelly GirlLola T294Ford Cosworth FVC 2.0L I4Cloud4:12.023
Martin Birrane
Richard Down
5511Gr. 5 +2.08John Fitzpatrick47Weisberg Gelo TeamPorsche 935/77Porsche Type-935 3.0L Turbo Flat-6Gelo3:46.519
Toine Hezemans