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1986 Le Mans 24 Hours

1986 Le Mans 24 Hours is 54th Le Mans 24 Hours race. Passed at the Le Mans circuit. Bob Wollek, Jochen Mass, Vern Schuppan won the pole position, Hans-Joachim Stuck, Derek Bell, Al Holbert won this race. Oscar Larrauri, Jésus Pareja, Joël Gouhier and George Follmer, John Morton, Kenper Miller also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 368 laps (4,973 km).

Previous race: 1985 Le Mans 24 Hours
Next race: 1987 Le Mans 24 Hours
Race Start: 1st June 1986

Interesting facts and statistics about the 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours

2nd victory for the Rothmans Porsche team
1st victory for the Hans-Joachim Stuck
4th victory for the Derek Bell
2nd victory for the Al Holbert
2nd podium for the Hans-Joachim Stuck
6th podium for the Derek Bell
3rd podium for the Al Holbert
1st podium for the Oscar Larrauri
1st podium for the Jésus Pareja
1st podium for the Joël Gouhier
1st podium for the George Follmer
1st podium for the John Morton
1st podium for the Kenper Miller

1986 Le Mans 24 Hours

1986 Le Mans 24 Hours

Porsche 962 C - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Porsche 962 C #1 - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: C1)

BMW M1 - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

BMW M1 #111 - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: B)

Porsche 961 - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Porsche 961 #180 - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: GTX)

Gebhardt JC843 - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Gebhardt JC843 #75 - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: C2)

March 85G - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

March 85G #21 - 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: GTP)

1986 Le Mans 24 Hours results

Position Name Car Result Lap Team Class Class position
1 Hans-Joachim Stuck, Derek Bell, Al Holbert Porsche 962 C, #1 4972.731 kms 368 Rothmans Porsche C1 1
2 Oscar Larrauri, Jésus Pareja, Joël Gouhier Porsche 962 C, #17 4856.731 kms 360 Brun Motorsport C1 2
3 George Follmer, John Morton, Kenper Miller Porsche 956, #8 4796.734 kms 355 Joest Racing C1 3
4 Emilio De Villota, Fermin Velez, George Fouché Porsche 956 B, #33 4720.555 kms 349 Danone Porsche Espana C1 4
5 Jürgen Lässig, Fulvio Ballabio, Dudley Wood Porsche 956, #9 4658.297 kms 345 Obermaier Racing C1 5
6 Siegfried Brunn, Ernst Schuster, Rudi Seher Porsche 936C, #63 4641.672 kms 344 Ernst Schuster C1 6
7 Claude Ballot-Lena, René Metge Porsche 961, #180 4335.983 kms 321 Porsche A.G. GTX 1
8 Evan Clements, Tom Dodd-Noble, Ian Harrower Gebhardt JC843, #75 4295.236 kms 318 ADA Engineering C2 1
9 Mauro Baldi, Price Cobb, Rob Dyson Porsche 956, #14 4286.802 kms 318 Liqui Moly C1 7
10 Philippe Alliot, Paco Romero, Michel Trolle Porsche 962 C, #55 4220.321 kms 312 John Fitzpatrick Racing C1 8
11 David Mercer, Jens Winther, Lars-Viggo Jensen URD C83, #90 4186.799 kms 310 Jens Winther C2 2
12 Claude Haldi, Pascal Pessiot, Roger Dorchy WM P83 B, #100 4070.801 kms 301 WM Secateva C2 3
13 Marc Menant, Jean-Philippe Grand, Jacques Goudchaux Rondeau M482, #47 4043.613 kms 299 Graff Racing C1 9
14 Lionel Robert, Jack Newsum, Richard Cleare March 85G, #21 4040.834 kms 299 Richard Cleare Racing GTP 1
15 Les Delano, Andy Petery, John Hotchkis Ecosse C285, #78 3961.575 kms 293 Ecurie Ecosse C2 4
16 James Weaver, Masahiro Hasemi, Takao Wada, Aguri Suzuki Nissan R85V, #32 3850.511 kms 285 Nissan Motorsport C1 10
17 Noël del Bello, Bruno Sotty, Lucien Rossiaud Rondeau M379 C, #102 3751.832 kms 278 Lucien Rossiaud C2 5
18 Pierre-Henri Raphanel, Alain De Cadenet, Yves Courage Cougar C12, #13 3599.712 kms 267 Primagaz Team Cougar C1 11
19 Ray Bellm, Jean-Michel Martin, Gordon Spice Spice SE86C, #70 3485.328 kms 258 Spice Engineering C2 6
DNC Eje Elgh, Beppe Gabbiani, Toshio Suzuki Dome 86C, #38 Last lap too slow 296 Dome Co Ltd. C1 12
DNC Pascal Witmeur, Michael Krankenberg, Jean-Paul Libert BMW M1, #111 Last lap too slow 265 MK Motorsport B 1
DNF Derek Warwick, Eddie Cheever Jaguar XJR-6, #51 Puncture => suspension 239 Silk Cut Jaguar C1 13
DNC Nick Adams, Richard Jones, Robin Donovan Bardon DB1, #72 Not classified 211 Bartlett/Goodmans Sound C2 7
DNC Dominique Lacaud, Yvon Tapy, Roland Bassaler Sauber SHS C6, #95 Not classified 201 Roland Bassaler C2 8
DNF Klaus Ludwig, Paolo Barilla, John Winter Porsche 956 B, #7 Engine 196 Joest Racing C1 14
DNF David Leslie, Mike Wilds, Ray Mallock Ecosse C286, #79 DQ: filling water on track 181 Ecurie Ecosse C2 9
DNF Bob Wollek, Jochen Mass, Vern Schuppan Porsche 962 C, #2 Accident 180 Rothmans Porsche C1 15
DNF Jo Gartner, Sarel van der Merwe, Kunimitsu Takahashi Porsche 962 C, #10 Fatal accident 169 Porsche Kremer Racing C1 16
DNF Costas Los, Neil Crang, Raymond Touroul March 84G, #66 DQ: outside asistance 169 Cosmik Racing Promotions C1 17
DNF Pierre Yver, Max Cohen-Olivar, Hubert Striebig Porsche 956, #12 Withdrawn after Gartner's accident 160 Porsche Kremer Racing C1 18
DNF Gianfranco Brancatelli, Hurley Haywood Jaguar XJR-6 LM, #53 Drive shaft 154 Silk Cut Jaguar C1 19
DNF Pierre Dieudonne, Mark Galvin Mazda 757, #170 Gearbox 137 Mazdaspeed GTP 2
DNF François Migault, Jean-Daniel Raulet, Michel Pignard WM P86, #41 Engine 132 WM Secateva C1 20
DNF Nick Nicholson, John Sheldon, Thorkild Thyrring Tiga GC286, #99 Engine 125 Roy Baker Racing Tiga C2 10
DNF Jean-Claude Justice, Patrick Oudet Rondeau M382, #45 Oil pressure 110 Patrick Oudet C1 21
DNF Geoff Lees, Satoru Nakajima, Masanori Sekiya Tom's 86C, #36 Engine 105 Tom's Co. Ltd. C1 22
DNF Mike Allison, Val Musetti, Tom Frank Tiga GC285, #97 Piston 95 Roy Baker Racing Tiga C2 11
DNF Thierry Boutsen, Didier Theys, Alain Ferte Porsche 956, #19 Accident 89 Brun Motorsport C1 23
DNF Dieter Quester, Christian Danner Sauber C8, #62 Gearbox 86 Kouros Racing Team C1 24
DNF Massimo Sigala, Frank Jelinski Porsche 962 C, #18 Valves 75 Brun Motorsport C1 25
DNF Luigi Taverna, Tony Palma, Marco Vanoli Alba AR3, #83 Engine 74 Luigi Taverna C2 12
DNF Stanley Dickens, Pierre de Thoisy, Jean-François Yvon Gebhardt JC853, #74 Accident 68 Gebhardt Motorsport C2 13
DNF Kazuyoshi Hoshino, Keiji Matsumoto, Aguri Suzuki Nissan R86V, #23 Gearbox 64 Nissan Motorsport C1 26
DNF John Nielsen, Mike Thackwell Sauber C8, #61 Engine 61 Kouros Racing Team C1 27
DNF Takashi Yorino, Yojiro Terada, Yoshimi Katayama Mazda 757, #171 Gearbox 59 Mazdaspeed GTP 3
DNF Hans Heyer, Hurley Haywood, Brian Redman Jaguar XJR-6 LM, #52 Fuel pump 53 Silk Cut Jaguar C1 28
DNF Vern Schuppan, Drake Olson Porsche 962 C, #3 Gearbox 41 Rothmans Porsche C1 29
DNF Jacques Heuclin, Louis Descartes ALD 02, #92 Accident 41 Louis Descartes C2 14
DNF Martin Birrane, Martin Schanche, Torgye Kleppe Argo JM19, #89 Engine 1 Martin Schanche Racing C2 15
DNF David Andrews, Michael Hall, Duncan Bain Tiga GC286, #98 Drive shaft 1 Roy Baker Racing Tiga C2 16
DNQ Neil Crang, Tim Lee-Davey, John Gimbel Tiga GC86, #20 Did not qualify 0 Tiga Team C1 30
DNQ Kenneth Leim, Peter Fritsch, Lars Hellberg Strandell 85, #106 Did not qualify 0 Strandell C2 17

Qualifying Results for the 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours on the Le Mans circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Bob Wollek, Jochen Mass, Vern Schuppan Porsche 962 C, #2 3:15.990 Rothmans Porsche
2 Hans-Joachim Stuck, Derek Bell, Al Holbert Porsche 962 C, #1 3:16.600 Rothmans Porsche
3 Klaus Ludwig, Paolo Barilla, John Winter Porsche 956 B, #7 3:17.110 Joest Racing
4 Thierry Boutsen, Didier Theys, Alain Ferte Porsche 956, #19 3:20.100 Brun Motorsport
5 Derek Warwick, Eddie Cheever Jaguar XJR-6, #51 3:21.600 Silk Cut Jaguar
6 Oscar Larrauri, Jésus Pareja, Joël Gouhier Porsche 962 C, #17 3:23.470 Brun Motorsport
7 Hans Heyer, Hurley Haywood, Brian Redman Jaguar XJR-6 LM, #52 3:24.950 Silk Cut Jaguar
8 Vern Schuppan, Drake Olson Porsche 962 C, #3 3:25.340 Rothmans Porsche
9 Dieter Quester, Christian Danner Sauber C8, #62 3:26.690 Kouros Racing Team
10 Pierre-Henri Raphanel, Alain De Cadenet, Yves Courage Cougar C12, #13 3:26.980 Primagaz Team Cougar
11 George Follmer, John Morton, Kenper Miller Porsche 956, #8 3:27.370 Joest Racing
12 Massimo Sigala, Frank Jelinski Porsche 962 C, #18 3:28.050 Brun Motorsport
13 John Nielsen, Mike Thackwell Sauber C8, #61 3:29.220 Kouros Racing Team
14 Gianfranco Brancatelli, Hurley Haywood Jaguar XJR-6 LM, #53 3:29.240 Silk Cut Jaguar
15 Jo Gartner, Sarel van der Merwe, Kunimitsu Takahashi Porsche 962 C, #10 3:30.100 Porsche Kremer Racing
16 Mauro Baldi, Price Cobb, Rob Dyson Porsche 956, #14 3:30.310 Liqui Moly
17 Philippe Alliot, Paco Romero, Michel Trolle Porsche 962 C, #55 3:33.860 John Fitzpatrick Racing
18 François Migault, Jean-Daniel Raulet, Michel Pignard WM P86, #41 3:33.970 WM Secateva
19 Jürgen Lässig, Fulvio Ballabio, Dudley Wood Porsche 956, #9 3:35.270 Obermaier Racing
20 Emilio De Villota, Fermin Velez, George Fouché Porsche 956 B, #33 3:35.990 Danone Porsche Espana
21 Siegfried Brunn, Ernst Schuster, Rudi Seher Porsche 936C, #63 3:37.420 Ernst Schuster
22 Pierre Yver, Max Cohen-Olivar, Hubert Striebig Porsche 956, #12 3:39.560 Porsche Kremer Racing
23 Ray Bellm, Jean-Michel Martin, Gordon Spice Spice SE86C, #70 3:40.470 Spice Engineering
24 Kazuyoshi Hoshino, Keiji Matsumoto, Aguri Suzuki Nissan R86V, #23 3:41.490 Nissan Motorsport
25 Takashi Yorino, Yojiro Terada, Yoshimi Katayama Mazda 757, #171 3:43.310 Mazdaspeed
26 Claude Ballot-Lena, René Metge Porsche 961, #180 3:43.350 Porsche A.G.
27 Noël del Bello, Bruno Sotty, Lucien Rossiaud Rondeau M379 C, #102 3:43.740 Lucien Rossiaud
28 Stanley Dickens, Pierre de Thoisy, Jean-François Yvon Gebhardt JC853, #74 3:44.570 Gebhardt Motorsport
29 Pierre Dieudonne, Mark Galvin Mazda 757, #170 3:44.740 Mazdaspeed
30 Eje Elgh, Beppe Gabbiani, Toshio Suzuki Dome 86C, #38 3:45.250 Dome Co Ltd.
31 Marc Menant, Jean-Philippe Grand, Jacques Goudchaux Rondeau M482, #47 3:47.170 Graff Racing
32 Lionel Robert, Jack Newsum, Richard Cleare March 85G, #21 3:47.320 Richard Cleare Racing
33 James Weaver, Masahiro Hasemi, Takao Wada, Aguri Suzuki Nissan R85V, #32 3:47.350 Nissan Motorsport
34 Claude Haldi, Pascal Pessiot, Roger Dorchy WM P83 B, #100 3:48.550 WM Secateva
35 Jean-Claude Justice, Patrick Oudet Rondeau M382, #45 3:49.130 Patrick Oudet
36 Dominique Lacaud, Yvon Tapy, Roland Bassaler Sauber SHS C6, #95 3:53.270 Roland Bassaler
37 Martin Birrane, Martin Schanche, Torgye Kleppe Argo JM19, #89 3:53.490 Martin Schanche Racing
38 David Mercer, Jens Winther, Lars-Viggo Jensen URD C83, #90 3:53.850 Jens Winther
39 Luigi Taverna, Tony Palma, Marco Vanoli Alba AR3, #83 3:54.510 Luigi Taverna
40 Geoff Lees, Satoru Nakajima, Masanori Sekiya Tom's 86C, #36 3:54.850 Tom's Co. Ltd.
41 David Leslie, Mike Wilds, Ray Mallock Ecosse C286, #79 3:55.350 Ecurie Ecosse
42 Evan Clements, Tom Dodd-Noble, Ian Harrower Gebhardt JC843, #75 3:56.990 ADA Engineering
43 Nick Nicholson, John Sheldon, Thorkild Thyrring Tiga GC286, #99 3:57.360 Roy Baker Racing Tiga
44 Jacques Heuclin, Louis Descartes ALD 02, #92 3:57.590 Louis Descartes
45 Costas Los, Neil Crang, Raymond Touroul March 84G, #66 3:59.210 Cosmik Racing Promotions
46 Mike Allison, Val Musetti, Tom Frank Tiga GC285, #97 3:59.600 Roy Baker Racing Tiga
47 Nick Adams, Richard Jones, Robin Donovan Bardon DB1, #72 3:59.970 Bartlett/Goodmans Sound
48 David Andrews, Michael Hall, Duncan Bain Tiga GC286, #98 4:02.780 Roy Baker Racing Tiga
49 Les Delano, Andy Petery, John Hotchkis Ecosse C285, #78 4:03.980 Ecurie Ecosse
50 Pascal Witmeur, Michael Krankenberg, Jean-Paul Libert BMW M1, #111 4:08.680 MK Motorsport
51 Neil Crang, Tim Lee-Davey, John Gimbel Tiga GC86, #20 4:09.580 Tiga Team
52 Kenneth Leim, Peter Fritsch, Lars Hellberg Strandell 85, #106 4:19.320 Strandell

List of all cars for the 1986 Le Mans 24 Hours on the Le Mans circuit

March 84G

Porsche

WM P83 B

Peugeot

March 85G

Porsche

Nissan R85V

Nissan

Cougar C12

Porsche

Dome 86C

Toyota

Tom's 86C

Toyota

Argo JM19

Zakspeed

Strandell 85

Porsche

ALD 02

BMW

Mazda 757

Mazda

Sauber C8

Mercedes

BMW M1

BMW

Alba AR3

Ford

Porsche 961

Porsche

Nissan R86V

Nissan

WM P86

Peugeot

Porsche 956

Porsche

Porsche 936C

Porsche