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1930 Le Mans 24 Hours

1930 Le Mans 24 Hours is 8th Le Mans 24 Hours race. Passed at the Le Mans circuit. Francis Samuelson, Freddy Kindell won the pole position, Glen Kidston, Woolf Barnato won this race. Dick Watney, Frank Clement and Brian Lewis, Hugh Eaton also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 179 laps (2,931 km).

Previous race: 1929 Le Mans 24 Hours
Next race: 1931 Le Mans 24 Hours
Race Start: 22nd June 1930

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours

1st victory for the Team Bentley team
1st victory for the Glen Kidston
3rd victory for the Woolf Barnato
2nd podium for the Glen Kidston
3rd podium for the Woolf Barnato
1st podium for the Dick Watney
2nd podium for the Frank Clement
1st podium for the Brian Lewis
1st podium for the Hugh Eaton

1930 Le Mans 24 Hours

1930 Le Mans 24 Hours

Bentley Speed Six - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Bentley Speed Six #4 - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: 8.0)

Bentley Blower - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Bentley Blower #8 - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: 5.0)

Talbot AO90 - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Talbot AO90 #15 - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: 3.0)

Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS #23 - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: 2.0)

Lea Francis Hyper S - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Lea Francis Hyper S #24 - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: 1.5)

Tracta A28 - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Tracta A28 #27 - 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: 1.1)

1930 Le Mans 24 Hours results

Position Name Car Result Lap Team Class Class position
1 Glen Kidston, Woolf Barnato Bentley Speed Six, #4 2930.663 kms 179 Team Bentley 8.0 1
2 Dick Watney, Frank Clement Bentley Speed Six, #2 2832.483 kms 173 Team Bentley 8.0 2
3 Brian Lewis, Hugh Eaton Talbot AO90, #15 2651.977 kms 162 Fox & Nichols 3.0 1
4 Johnny Hindmarsh, Tim Rose-Richards Talbot AO90, #16 2625.494 kms 160 Fox & Nichols 3.0 2
5 Earl Howe, Leslie Callingham Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS, #23 2607.661 kms 159 Lord E. Howe 2.0 1
6 Kenneth Peacock, Sammy Newsome Lea Francis Hyper S, #24 2291.886 kms 140 Automobiles Léa Francis 1.5 1
7 Mme Marguerite Mareuse, Mme Odette Siko Bugatti T40, #25 2164.701 kms 132 Mme Mareuse 1.5 2
8 Jean-Albert Grégoire, Fernand Vallon Tracta A28, #27 2102.879 kms 128 Automobiles Tracta 1.1 1
9 Roger Bourcier, Louis Debeugny Tracta A28, #26 2013.593 kms 123 Automobiles Tracta 1.1 2
DNF Dudley Benjafield, Guilio Ramponi Bentley Blower, #8 2355.840 kms 144 Team Honorable Miss D. Paget 5.0 1
DNF Henry Birkin, Jean Chassagne Bentley Blower, #9 2257.680 kms 138 Team Honorable Miss D. Paget 5.0 2
DNF Rudolf Caracciola, Christian Werner Mercedes-Benz SS, #1 1357.800 kms 85 R. Caracciola 8.0 3
DNF R. C. Murton-Neale, Jack Hicks MG Midget M-type, #28 1341.520 kms 82 Mrs. Huskinson et Fane 1.1 3
DNF Edmond Bourlier, Georges Philippe unknown Stutz DV 32, #6 687.120 kms 42 Parke 8.0 4
DNF Edouard Brisson, Louis Rigal unknown Stutz DV 32, #5 556.240 kms 34 E. Brisson 8.0 5
DNF Francis Samuelson, Freddy Kindell MG Midget M-type, #29 458.080 kms 28 F. Samuelson 1.1 4
DNF Sammy Davis, Clive Dunfee Bentley , #3 343.560 kms 21 Team Bentley 8.0 6
DNS Beris Harcourt Wood, Jack Dunfee Bentley Blower, #7 Fuel overheating 0 Team Honorable Miss D. Paget 5.0 3

List of all cars for the 1930 Le Mans 24 Hours on the Le Mans circuit

Bugatti T40

Bugatti

Talbot AO90

Talbot

Mercedes-Benz SS

Mercedes-Benz

Bentley

Bentley