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2000 Le Mans 24 Hours

2000 Le Mans 24 Hours is 68th Le Mans 24 Hours race. Passed at the Le Mans circuit. Allan Mcnish, Stéphane Ortelli, Laurent Aiello won the pole position, Frank Biela, Tom Kristensen won this race. Allan Mcnish, Stéphane Ortelli, Laurent Aiello and Michele Alboreto, Christian Abt, Rinaldo Capello also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 369 laps (5,008 km).

Previous race: 1999 Le Mans 24 Hours
Next race: 2001 Le Mans 24 Hours
Race Start: 18th June 2000

Interesting facts and statistics about the 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours

1st victory for the Audi Sport Team Joest team
1st victory for the Frank Biela
2nd victory for the Tom Kristensen
2nd podium for the Frank Biela
2nd podium for the Tom Kristensen
2nd podium for the Allan Mcnish
2nd podium for the Stéphane Ortelli
2nd podium for the Laurent Aiello
2nd podium for the Michele Alboreto
1st podium for the Christian Abt
1st podium for the Rinaldo Capello

2000 Le Mans 24 Hours

2000 Le Mans 24 Hours

Audi R8 - 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Audi R8 #8 - 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: LMP900)

Chrysler Viper GTS-R - 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Chrysler Viper GTS-R #51 - 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: GTS)

Porsche 996 GT3-R - 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Porsche 996 GT3-R #73 - 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: GT)

Lola B2K/40 - 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Lola B2K/40 #32 - 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: LMP675)

2000 Le Mans 24 Hours results

Position Name Car Result Lap Team Class Class position
1 Frank Biela, Tom Kristensen Audi R8, #8 5007.988 kms 369 Audi Sport Team Joest LMP900 1
2 Allan Mcnish, Stéphane Ortelli, Laurent Aiello Audi R8, #9 4994.374 kms 368 Audi Sport Team Joest LMP900 2
3 Michele Alboreto, Christian Abt, Rinaldo Capello Audi R8, #7 4967.160 kms 366 Audi Sport Team Joest LMP900 3
4 Emmanuel Clerico, Sébastien Bourdais, Olivier Grouillard Courage C52, #16 4684.273 kms 345 Pescarolo Sport LMP900 4
5 Hiroki Katou, Johnny O'Connell, Pierre-Henri Raphanel Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #12 4650.282 kms 343 Panoz Motorsports LMP900 5
6 Toshio Suzuki, Masahiko Kageyama, Masami Kageyama Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #23 4630.200 kms 341 TV Asahi Team Dragon LMP900 6
7 Karl Wendlinger, Olivier Beretta, Dominique Dupuy Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #51 4531.825 kms 334 Viper Team Oreca GTS 1
8 Keiichi Tsuchiya, Masahiko Kondou, Akira Iida Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #22 4494.105 kms 331 TV Asahi Team Dragon LMP900 7
9 Anthony Beltoise, Ni Amorim Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #53 4463.792 kms 329 Viper Team Oreca GTS 2
10 Kelly Collins, Andy Pilgrim, Franck Freon Chevrolet Corvette C5-R, #64 4441.382 kms 328 Corvette Racing-Gary Pratt GTS 3
11 Ron Fellows, Chris Kneifel, Justin Bell Chevrolet Corvette C5-R, #63 4433.531 kms 327 Corvette Racing-Gary Pratt GTS 4
12 Tommy Archer, Marc Duez, Patrick Huisman Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #52 4409.617 kms 325 Viper Team Oreca GTS 5
13 Mike Hezemans, Hans Hugenholtz, David Hart Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #57 4307.715 kms 318 Carsport Holland GTS 6
14 Jürgen von Gartzen, Charles Slater, Tom Kendall Porsche 993 GT2, #60 4306.594 kms 318 Konrad Motorsport GTS 7
15 Jan Magnussen, David Brabham, Mario Andretti Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #11 4291.468 kms 316 Panoz Motorsports LMP900 8
16 Hideo Fukuyama, Bruno Lambert, Atsushi Yogou Porsche 996 GT3-R, #73 4220.975 kms 311 Team Taisan Advan GT 1
17 David Murry, Sascha Maassen, Johnny Mowlem Porsche 996 GT3-R, #82 4138.542 kms 305 Skea Racing International GT 2
18 Michel Neugarten, Tony Burgess, Max Cohen-Olivar Porsche 996 GT3-R, #76 4106.595 kms 303 Seikel Motorsport GT 3
19 Emmanuel Collard, Eric Bernard, Franck Montagny Cadillac Northstar LMP, #3 4074.379 kms 301 DAMS LMP900 9
20 Didier Theys, Didier Andre, Jeffrey van Hooydonk Reynard 2KQ, #6 3973.320 kms 293 Mopar Team Oreca LMP900 10
21 Andy Wallace, Butch Leitzinger, Franck Lagorce Cadillac Northstar LMP, #1 3954.845 kms 292 Team Cadillac-Bill Riley LMP900 11
22 Wayne Taylor, Eric Van De Poele, Max Angelelli Cadillac Northstar LMP, #2 3900.400 kms 288 Team Cadillac-Bill Riley LMP900 12
23 Thierry Perrier, Jean-Louis Ricci, Romano Ricci Porsche 996 GT3-R, #79 3892.966 kms 287 Perspective Racing GT 4
24 Philip Verellen, Kurt Dujardyn, Rudi Penders Porsche 996 GT3-R, #80 3879.444 kms 286 M1 Club-Renstal Excelsior GT 5
25 Scott Maxwell, John Graham, Greg Wilkins Lola B2K/40, #32 3726.007 kms 275 Multimatic Motorsport LMP675 1
26 Richard Balandras, Sylvain Boulay, Yojiro Terada WR LMP, #36 3612.825 kms 267 Welter Rachel LMP675 2
27 Gunnar Jeannette, Michael Lauer, Mike Brockman Porsche 996 GT3-R, #75 3551.103 kms 262 Manthey Racing GT 6
DNF Wolfgang Kaufmann, Yukihiro Hane, Katsunori Iketani Porsche 993 GT2, #59 Suspension 313 Freisinger Motorsport GTS 8
DNF Michel Ligonnet, Fabio Babini, Gabrio Rosa Porsche 996 GT3-R, #81 Accident 310 Haberthur Racing GT 7
DNF Philippe Gache, Didier Cottaz, Gary Formato Courage C60, #17 Suspension 219 SMG LMP900 14
DNF Toni Seiler, Christian Gläsel Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #56 Tyre => accident 210 Team Goh GTS 9
DNC John Nielsen, Klaus Graf, Mauro Baldi Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #10 2789.025 kms 206 Team Den Bla Avis LMP900 13
DNF Thomas Bscher, Geoff Lees, Jean-Marc Gounon BMW V12 LM, #15 Accident, gearbox 180 Thomas Bscher Promotion LMP900 15
DNF Jean-Claude Lagniez, Boris Derichebourg, Guy Martinolle Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #54 Engine 180 Paul Belmondo Racing GTS 10
DNF Xavier Pompidou, Stéphane Daoudi, Jean-Bernard Bouvet WR LMP, #35 Engine 169 Welter Gérard LMP675 3
DNF Mimmo Schiattarella, Didier de Radigues, Emanuele Naspetti Lola B2K/10, #21 Engine 154 Team Rafanelli SRL LMP900 16
DNF Stefan Johansson, Guy Smith, Jim Matthews Reynard 2KQ, #24 Engine 133 Johansson Matthews Racing LMP900 17
DNF Tomas Saldaña, Jesús Diez de Villarroel, Giovanni Lavaggi Porsche 996 GT3-R, #72 Accident 78 Racing Engineering GT 8
DNF Jerome Policand, Jean-Christophe Boullion, Jordi Gene Reynard 2KQ, #34 Engine 72 ROC LMP675 4
DNF Ralf Kelleners, Jean-Denis Deletraz, David Terrien Reynard 2KQ, #33 Engine 44 ROC LMP675 5
DNF Peter Kox, Tom Coronel Lola B2K/10, #20 Lost wheel, DQ: left car 38 Konrad Motorsport LMP900 18
DNF Christophe Bouchut, Patrice Goueslard, Jean-Luc Chéreau Porsche 996 GT3-R, #77 Accident 34 Larbre Compétition GT 9
DNF Jean-Luc Maury-Laribiére, Angelo Zadra, Bernard Chauvin Porsche 996 GT3-R, #78 Accident 32 Maury-Laribiere Jean-Luc GT 10
DNF Patrick Lemarie, Yann Goudy, Jean-François Yvon Debora LMP2000, #30 Oil leak 24 Didier Bonnet LMP675 6
DNF Shane Lewis, Cort Wagner, Bob Mazzuoccola Porsche 996 GT3-R, #71 Accident 22 Michael Colucci GT 11
DNF Christophe Tinseau, Marc Goossens, Kristian Kolby Cadillac Northstar LMP, #4 Engine fire 4 DAMS LMP900 19
DNF Yannick Dalmas, Nicolas Minassian, Jean-Philippe Belloc Reynard 2KQ, #5 Oil pressure 1 Mopar Team Oreca LMP900 20

Qualifying Results for the 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours on the Le Mans circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Allan Mcnish, Stéphane Ortelli, Laurent Aiello Audi R8, #9 3:36.124 Audi Sport Team Joest
2 Frank Biela, Tom Kristensen Audi R8, #8 3:36.650 Audi Sport Team Joest
3 Michele Alboreto, Christian Abt, Rinaldo Capello Audi R8, #7 3:37.086 Audi Sport Team Joest
4 Jan Magnussen, David Brabham, Mario Andretti Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #11 3:39.156 Panoz Motorsports
5 Mimmo Schiattarella, Didier de Radigues, Emanuele Naspetti Lola B2K/10, #21 3:39.651 Team Rafanelli SRL
6 Philippe Gache, Didier Cottaz, Gary Formato Courage C60, #17 3:39.917 SMG
7 Stefan Johansson, Guy Smith, Jim Matthews Reynard 2KQ, #24 3:40.124 Johansson Matthews Racing
8 Hiroki Katou, Johnny O'Connell, Pierre-Henri Raphanel Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #12 3:41.359 Panoz Motorsports
9 Emmanuel Collard, Eric Bernard, Franck Montagny Cadillac Northstar LMP, #3 3:42.616 DAMS
10 Peter Kox, Tom Coronel Lola B2K/10, #20 3:43.188 Konrad Motorsport
11 Andy Wallace, Butch Leitzinger, Franck Lagorce Cadillac Northstar LMP, #1 3:43.598 Team Cadillac-Bill Riley
12 Toshio Suzuki, Masahiko Kageyama, Masami Kageyama Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #23 3:44.599 TV Asahi Team Dragon
13 Keiichi Tsuchiya, Masahiko Kondou, Akira Iida Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #22 3:44.627 TV Asahi Team Dragon
14 Yannick Dalmas, Nicolas Minassian, Jean-Philippe Belloc Reynard 2KQ, #5 3:44.807 Mopar Team Oreca
15 John Nielsen, Klaus Graf, Mauro Baldi Panoz LMP-1 Roadster S, #10 3:44.964 Team Den Bla Avis
16 Wayne Taylor, Eric Van De Poele, Max Angelelli Cadillac Northstar LMP, #2 3:45.655 Team Cadillac-Bill Riley
17 Emmanuel Clerico, Sébastien Bourdais, Olivier Grouillard Courage C52, #16 3:45.771 Pescarolo Sport
18 Jerome Policand, Jean-Christophe Boullion, Jordi Gene Reynard 2KQ, #34 3:46.202 ROC
19 Ralf Kelleners, Jean-Denis Deletraz, David Terrien Reynard 2KQ, #33 3:46.319 ROC
20 Christophe Tinseau, Marc Goossens, Kristian Kolby Cadillac Northstar LMP, #4 3:47.056 DAMS
21 Thomas Bscher, Geoff Lees, Jean-Marc Gounon BMW V12 LM, #15 3:47.493 Thomas Bscher Promotion
22 Didier Theys, Didier Andre, Jeffrey van Hooydonk Reynard 2KQ, #6 3:52.522 Mopar Team Oreca
23 Xavier Pompidou, Stéphane Daoudi, Jean-Bernard Bouvet WR LMP, #35 3:52.645 Welter Gérard
24 Karl Wendlinger, Olivier Beretta, Dominique Dupuy Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #51 3:56.327 Viper Team Oreca
25 Ron Fellows, Chris Kneifel, Justin Bell Chevrolet Corvette C5-R, #63 3:57.933 Corvette Racing-Gary Pratt
26 Kelly Collins, Andy Pilgrim, Franck Freon Chevrolet Corvette C5-R, #64 3:58.615 Corvette Racing-Gary Pratt
27 Tommy Archer, Marc Duez, Patrick Huisman Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #52 3:59.199 Viper Team Oreca
28 Anthony Beltoise, Ni Amorim Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #53 4:02.837 Viper Team Oreca
29 Scott Maxwell, John Graham, Greg Wilkins Lola B2K/40, #32 4:03.184 Multimatic Motorsport
30 Wolfgang Kaufmann, Yukihiro Hane, Katsunori Iketani Porsche 993 GT2, #59 4:03.825 Freisinger Motorsport
31 Toni Seiler, Christian Gläsel Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #56 4:04.058 Team Goh
32 Jean-Claude Lagniez, Boris Derichebourg, Guy Martinolle Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #54 4:04.312 Paul Belmondo Racing
33 Richard Balandras, Sylvain Boulay, Yojiro Terada WR LMP, #36 4:04.777 Welter Rachel
34 Mike Hezemans, Hans Hugenholtz, David Hart Chrysler Viper GTS-R, #57 4:05.643 Carsport Holland
35 Jürgen von Gartzen, Charles Slater, Tom Kendall Porsche 993 GT2, #60 4:08.706 Konrad Motorsport
36 Patrick Lemarie, Yann Goudy, Jean-François Yvon Debora LMP2000, #30 4:08.935 Didier Bonnet
37 Christophe Bouchut, Patrice Goueslard, Jean-Luc Chéreau Porsche 996 GT3-R, #77 4:09.712 Larbre Compétition
39 Michel Neugarten, Tony Burgess, Max Cohen-Olivar Porsche 996 GT3-R, #76 4:15.170 Seikel Motorsport
40 Shane Lewis, Cort Wagner, Bob Mazzuoccola Porsche 996 GT3-R, #71 4:15.652 Michael Colucci
41 Michel Ligonnet, Fabio Babini, Gabrio Rosa Porsche 996 GT3-R, #81 4:17.442 Haberthur Racing
42 David Murry, Sascha Maassen, Johnny Mowlem Porsche 996 GT3-R, #82 4:19.234 Skea Racing International
43 Tomas Saldaña, Jesús Diez de Villarroel, Giovanni Lavaggi Porsche 996 GT3-R, #72 4:19.329 Racing Engineering
44 Thierry Perrier, Jean-Louis Ricci, Romano Ricci Porsche 996 GT3-R, #79 4:20.046 Perspective Racing
45 Hideo Fukuyama, Bruno Lambert, Atsushi Yogou Porsche 996 GT3-R, #73 4:21.040 Team Taisan Advan
46 Philip Verellen, Kurt Dujardyn, Rudi Penders Porsche 996 GT3-R, #80 4:21.320 M1 Club-Renstal Excelsior
47 Gunnar Jeannette, Michael Lauer, Mike Brockman Porsche 996 GT3-R, #75 4:22.981 Manthey Racing
48 Jean-Luc Maury-Laribiére, Angelo Zadra, Bernard Chauvin Porsche 996 GT3-R, #78 4:25.078 Maury-Laribiere Jean-Luc

List of all cars for the 2000 Le Mans 24 Hours on the Le Mans circuit

Lola B2K/40

Nissan

WR LMP

Peugeot

Audi R8

Audi

Courage C52

Peugeot