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2012 Le Mans 24 Hours

2012 Le Mans 24 Hours is 80th Le Mans 24 Hours race. Passed at the Le Mans circuit. Marcel Fassler, André Lotterer, Benoit Treluyer won the pole position and this race. Rinaldo Capello, Tom Kristensen, Allan Mcnish and Oliver Jarvis, Mike Rockenfeller, Marco Bonanomi also climbed to the podium, in second and third place. Race distance 378 laps (5,152 km).

Previous race: 2011 Le Mans 24 Hours
Next race: 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours
Race Start: 17th June 2012

Interesting facts and statistics about the 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours

6th victory for the Audi Sport Team Joest team
2nd victory for the Marcel Fassler
2nd victory for the André Lotterer
2nd victory for the Benoit Treluyer
3rd podium for the Marcel Fassler
3rd podium for the André Lotterer
3rd podium for the Benoit Treluyer
10th podium for the Rinaldo Capello
12th podium for the Tom Kristensen
8th podium for the Allan Mcnish
1st podium for the Oliver Jarvis
2nd podium for the Mike Rockenfeller
1st podium for the Marco Bonanomi

2012 Le Mans 24 Hours

2012 Le Mans 24 Hours

Audi R18 e-tron quattro - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Audi R18 e-tron quattro #1 - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: LMP1)

DeltaWing LM12 - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

DeltaWing LM12 #0 - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: NewTech)

HPD ARX-03 b - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

HPD ARX-03 b #44 - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: LMP2)

Ferrari 458 Italia GTC - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Ferrari 458 Italia GTC #51 - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: GTE Pro)

Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1 - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner

Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1 #50 - 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours winner (Class: GTE Am)

2012 Le Mans 24 Hours results

Position Name Car Result Lap Team Class Class position
1 Marcel Fassler, André Lotterer, Benoit Treluyer Audi R18 e-tron quattro, #1 5151.760 kms 378 Audi Sport Team Joest LMP1 1
2 Rinaldo Capello, Tom Kristensen, Allan Mcnish Audi R18 e-tron quattro, #2 5138.130 kms 377 Audi Sport Team Joest LMP1 2
3 Oliver Jarvis, Mike Rockenfeller, Marco Bonanomi Audi R18 ultra, #4 5110.870 kms 375 Audi Sport North America LMP1 3
4 Nicolas Prost, Neel Jani, Nick Heidfeld Lola B12/60, #12 5001.840 kms 367 Rebellion Racing LMP1 4
5 Loic Duval, Marc Gene Audi R18 ultra, #3 4988.210 kms 366 Audi Sport Team Joest LMP1 5
6 David Brabham, Karun Chandhok, Peter Dumbreck HPD ARX-03 a, #22 4865.550 kms 357 JRM LMP1 6
7 Enzo Potolicchio, Ryan Dalziel, Tom Kimber-Smith HPD ARX-03 b, #44 4824.660 kms 354 Starworks Motorsport LMP2 1
8 Pierre Thiriet, Christophe Tinseau, Mathias Beche Oreca 03, #46 4811.030 kms 353 Thiriet By Tds Racing LMP2 2
9 Pierre Kaffer, Soheil Ayari Oreca 03, #49 4797.400 kms 352 Pecom Racing LMP2 3
10 Nelson Panciatici, Pierre Ragues, Roman Rusinov Oreca 03, #26 4783.770 kms 351 Signatech Nissan LMP2 4
11 Andrea Belicchi, Harold Primat, Jeroen Bleekemolen Lola B12/60, #13 4770.150 kms 350 Rebellion Racing LMP1 7
12 Christian Zugel, Ricardo Gonzalez, Elton Julian Zytek Z11SN, #41 4742.890 kms 348 Greaves Motorsport LMP2 5
13 John Martin, Jan Charouz, Tor Graves Oreca 03, #25 4715.630 kms 346 ADR-Delta LMP2 6
14 David Heinemeier Hansson, Bas Leinders, Maxime Martin Morgan LM P2, #35 4647.480 kms 341 OAK Racing LMP2 7
15 Lucas Ordoñez, Martin Brundle, Alex Brundle Zytek Z11SN, #42 4633.860 kms 340 Greaves Motorsport LMP2 8
16 Franck Mailleux, Olivier Lombard, Jordan Tresson Oreca 03, #23 4633.860 kms 340 Signatech Nissan LMP2 9
17 Giancarlo Fisichella, Gianmaria Bruni, Toni Vilander Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #51 4579.340 kms 336 AF Corse GTE Pro 1
18 Jaime Melo, Dominik Farnbacher Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #59 4538.450 kms 333 Luxury Racing GTE Pro 2
19 Adrian Fernandez, Darren Turner, Stefan Mucke Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE, #97 4524.820 kms 332 Aston Martin Racing GTE Pro 3
20 Pedro Lamy, Julien Canal Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1, #50 4483.940 kms 329 Larbre Compétition GTE Am 1
21 Nicolas Armindo, Raymond Narac, Anthony Pons Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #67 4470.310 kms 328 IMSA Performance Matmut GTE Am 2
22 Andrea Bertolini, Olivier Beretta, Marco Cioci Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #71 4443.050 kms 326 AF Corse GTE Pro 4
23 Jordan Taylor, Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1, #73 4443.050 kms 326 Corvette Racing GTE Pro 5
24 Bastien Brière, Jens Petersen, Shinji Nakano Oreca 03, #45 4429.420 kms 325 Boutsen Ginion Racing LMP2 10
25 Tracy Krohn, Niclas Jonsson, Michele Rugolo Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #57 4402.160 kms 323 Krohn Racing GTE Am 3
26 Michel Frey, Jonathan Hirschi, Ralph Meichtry Oreca 03, #40 4361.280 kms 320 Race Performance LMP2 11
27 Spencer Pumpelly, Patrick Pilet Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #79 4265.870 kms 313 Flying Lizard Motorsports GTE Am 4
28 Jean-Philippe Belloc, Christophe Bourret, Pascal Gibon Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1, #70 4211.360 kms 309 Larbre Compétition GTE Am 5
29 Fabien Rosier, Philippe Thirion, Philippe Haezebrouck Norma M200P, #43 4197.730 kms 308 Extreme Limite Aric LMP2 12
30 Nick Leventis, Danny Watts, Jonny Kane HPD ARX-03 a, #21 4129.580 kms 303 Strakka Racing LMP1 8
31 Robert Kauffman, Rui Aguas, Brian Vickers Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #61 4006.920 kms 294 AF Corse-Waltrip GTE Am 6
32 Alain Ferte, Manuel Rodrigues, Philippe Illiano Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #83 3979.660 kms 292 JMB Racing GTE Am 7
33 Joel Camathias, Markus Palttala, Paul Daniels Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #55 3952.410 kms 290 JWA-Avila GTE Am 8
DNF Simon Dolan, Sam Hancock, Haruki Kurosawa Zytek Z11SN, #38 3693.450 kms 271 Jota LMP2 13
DNF Scott Tucker, Luis Diaz, Christophe Bouchut HPD ARX-03 b, #33 3270.960 kms 240 Level 5 Motorsports LMP2 14
DNF Yelmer Buurman, Romain Iannetta Lola B12/80, #30 3257.330 kms 239 Status Grand Prix LMP2 15
DNF Christian Ried, Paolo Ruberti, Gianluca Roda Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #88 3025.630 kms 222 Team Felbermayr Proton GTE Am 9
DNF Franck Montagny, Dominik Kraihamer, Bertrand Baguette Pescarolo 01 OAK, #15 2984.750 kms 219 OAK Racing LMP1 10
DNC Oliver Gavin, Tommy Milner, Richard Westbrook Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1, #74 2930.230 kms 215 Corvette Racing GTE Pro 6
DNF James Walker, Roger Wills Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #66 2780.310 kms 204 JMW Motorsport GTE Pro 7
DNC Nicolas Minassian, Sébastien Bourdais, Seiji Ara Dome S102 .5, #17 2766.680 kms 203 Pescarolo Team LMP1 9
DNF Jody Firth, Warren Hughes, Brendon Hartley Oreca 03, #48 2671.280 kms 196 Murphy Prototypes LMP2 16
DNF Marc Lieb, Richard Lietz, Wolf Henzler Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #77 2507.730 kms 184 Team Felbermayr Proton GTE Pro 8
DNF Abdulaziz Al Faisal, Bret Curtis, Sean Edwards Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #75 2453.220 kms 180 Prospeed Competition GTE Am 10
DNF Thomas Holzer, Mirco Schultis, Luca Moro Lola B12/80, #31 2112.490 kms 155 Lotus LMP2 17
DNF Pierre Ehret, Frankie Montecalvo, Gunnar Jeannette Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #58 1989.830 kms 146 Luxury Racing GTE Am 11
DNF Jacques Nicolet, Matthieu Lahaye, Olivier Pla Morgan LM P2, #24 1894.430 kms 139 OAK Racing LMP2 18
DNF Alexander Wurz, Nicolas Lapierre, Kazuki Nakajima Toyota TS030, #7 1826.280 kms 134 Toyota Racing LMP1 11
DNF Jörg Bergmeister, Patrick Long, Marco Holzer Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #80 1553.700 kms 114 Flying Lizard Motorsports GTE Pro 9
DNF Stefan Johansson, Fabien Giroix, Ludovic Badey Lola B12/80, #28 1253.860 kms 92 Gulf Racing Middle East LMP2 19
DNF Anthony Davidson, Sébastien Buemi, Stéphane Sarrazin Toyota TS030, #8 1117.570 kms 82 Toyota Racing LMP1 12
DNF Marino Franchitti, Michael Krumm, Satoshi Motoyama DeltaWing LM12, #0 1022.170 kms 75 Highcroft Racing NewTech 1
DNF Piergiuseppe Perazzini, Nicola Cadei, Matt Griffin Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #81 954.030 kms 70 AF Corse GTE Am 12
DNF Allan Simonsen, Christoffer Nygaard, Kristian Poulsen Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE, #99 422.490 kms 31 Aston Martin Racing GTE Am 13
DNF Stuart Hall, Emmanuel Collard Pescarolo 03, #16 272.580 kms 20 Pescarolo Team LMP1 13
DNF Jean-Denis Deletraz, Keiko Ihara, Marc Rostan Lola B12/80, #29 231.690 kms 17 Gulf Racing Middle East LMP2 20

Qualifying Results for the 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours on the Le Mans circuit

Position Name Car Result Team
1 Marcel Fassler, André Lotterer, Benoit Treluyer Audi R18 e-tron quattro, #1 3:23.787 Audi Sport Team Joest
2 Loic Duval, Marc Gene Audi R18 ultra, #3 3:24.078 Audi Sport Team Joest
3 Anthony Davidson, Sébastien Buemi, Stéphane Sarrazin Toyota TS030, #8 3:24.842 Toyota Racing
4 Rinaldo Capello, Tom Kristensen, Allan Mcnish Audi R18 e-tron quattro, #2 3:25.433 Audi Sport Team Joest
5 Alexander Wurz, Nicolas Lapierre, Kazuki Nakajima Toyota TS030, #7 3:25.488 Toyota Racing
6 Oliver Jarvis, Mike Rockenfeller, Marco Bonanomi Audi R18 ultra, #4 3:26.420 Audi Sport North America
7 Nick Leventis, Danny Watts, Jonny Kane HPD ARX-03 a, #21 3:29.622 Strakka Racing
8 Nicolas Prost, Neel Jani, Nick Heidfeld Lola B12/60, #12 3:29.837 Rebellion Racing
9 Andrea Belicchi, Harold Primat, Jeroen Bleekemolen Lola B12/60, #13 3:31.866 Rebellion Racing
10 Nicolas Minassian, Sébastien Bourdais, Seiji Ara Dome S102 .5, #17 3:33.066 Pescarolo Team
11 David Brabham, Karun Chandhok, Peter Dumbreck HPD ARX-03 a, #22 3:35.421 JRM
12 Franck Montagny, Dominik Kraihamer, Bertrand Baguette Pescarolo 01 OAK, #15 3:35.584 OAK Racing
13 Stuart Hall, Emmanuel Collard Pescarolo 03, #16 3:37.485 Pescarolo Team
14 John Martin, Jan Charouz, Tor Graves Oreca 03, #25 3:38.181 ADR-Delta
15 Jacques Nicolet, Matthieu Lahaye, Olivier Pla Morgan LM P2, #24 3:38.598 OAK Racing
16 Nelson Panciatici, Pierre Ragues, Roman Rusinov Oreca 03, #26 3:39.152 Signatech Nissan
17 Pierre Thiriet, Christophe Tinseau, Mathias Beche Oreca 03, #46 3:39.252 Thiriet By Tds Racing
18 Pierre Kaffer, Soheil Ayari Oreca 03, #49 3:39.711 Pecom Racing
19 Jody Firth, Warren Hughes, Brendon Hartley Oreca 03, #48 3:39.877 Murphy Prototypes
20 David Heinemeier Hansson, Bas Leinders, Maxime Martin Morgan LM P2, #35 3:39.899 OAK Racing
21 Yelmer Buurman, Romain Iannetta Lola B12/80, #30 3:40.280 Status Grand Prix
22 Enzo Potolicchio, Ryan Dalziel, Tom Kimber-Smith HPD ARX-03 b, #44 3:40.471 Starworks Motorsport
23 Bastien Brière, Jens Petersen, Shinji Nakano Oreca 03, #45 3:40.727 Boutsen Ginion Racing
24 Lucas Ordoñez, Martin Brundle, Alex Brundle Zytek Z11SN, #42 3:40.738 Greaves Motorsport
25 Simon Dolan, Sam Hancock, Haruki Kurosawa Zytek Z11SN, #38 3:41.287 Jota
26 Franck Mailleux, Olivier Lombard, Jordan Tresson Oreca 03, #23 3:41.982 Signatech Nissan
27 Scott Tucker, Luis Diaz, Christophe Bouchut HPD ARX-03 b, #33 3:42.224 Level 5 Motorsports
28 Christian Zugel, Ricardo Gonzalez, Elton Julian Zytek Z11SN, #41 3:42.292 Greaves Motorsport
29 Marino Franchitti, Michael Krumm, Satoshi Motoyama DeltaWing LM12, #0 3:42.612 Highcroft Racing
30 Michel Frey, Jonathan Hirschi, Ralph Meichtry Oreca 03, #40 3:43.619 Race Performance
31 Thomas Holzer, Mirco Schultis, Luca Moro Lola B12/80, #31 3:45.664 Lotus
32 Stefan Johansson, Fabien Giroix, Ludovic Badey Lola B12/80, #28 3:47.244 Gulf Racing Middle East
33 Fabien Rosier, Philippe Thirion, Philippe Haezebrouck Norma M200P, #43 3:48.025 Extreme Limite Aric
34 Jaime Melo, Dominik Farnbacher Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #59 3:55.393 Luxury Racing
35 Adrian Fernandez, Darren Turner, Stefan Mucke Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE, #97 3:55.870 Aston Martin Racing
36 Oliver Gavin, Tommy Milner, Richard Westbrook Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1, #74 3:55.910 Corvette Racing
37 Andrea Bertolini, Olivier Beretta, Marco Cioci Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #71 3:56.484 AF Corse
38 Jordan Taylor, Antonio Garcia, Jan Magnussen Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1, #73 3:57.181 Corvette Racing
39 Spencer Pumpelly, Patrick Pilet Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #79 3:57.594 Flying Lizard Motorsports
40 Marc Lieb, Richard Lietz, Wolf Henzler Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #77 3:57.606 Team Felbermayr Proton
41 Abdulaziz Al Faisal, Bret Curtis, Sean Edwards Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #75 3:58.035 Prospeed Competition
42 Jörg Bergmeister, Patrick Long, Marco Holzer Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #80 3:58.717 Flying Lizard Motorsports
43 Allan Simonsen, Christoffer Nygaard, Kristian Poulsen Aston Martin V8 Vantage GTE, #99 3:58.725 Aston Martin Racing
44 Pierre Ehret, Frankie Montecalvo, Gunnar Jeannette Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #58 3:58.800 Luxury Racing
45 Jean-Denis Deletraz, Keiko Ihara, Marc Rostan Lola B12/80, #29 3:58.895 Gulf Racing Middle East
46 Christian Ried, Paolo Ruberti, Gianluca Roda Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #88 3:59.181 Team Felbermayr Proton
47 Pedro Lamy, Julien Canal Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1, #50 3:59.192 Larbre Compétition
48 James Walker, Roger Wills Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #66 3:59.638 JMW Motorsport
49 Giancarlo Fisichella, Gianmaria Bruni, Toni Vilander Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #51 4:00.025 AF Corse
50 Piergiuseppe Perazzini, Nicola Cadei, Matt Griffin Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #81 4:00.288 AF Corse
51 Nicolas Armindo, Raymond Narac, Anthony Pons Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #67 4:00.332 IMSA Performance Matmut
52 Robert Kauffman, Rui Aguas, Brian Vickers Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #61 4:00.691 AF Corse-Waltrip
53 Tracy Krohn, Niclas Jonsson, Michele Rugolo Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #57 4:02.323 Krohn Racing
54 Alain Ferte, Manuel Rodrigues, Philippe Illiano Ferrari 458 Italia GTC, #83 4:02.461 JMB Racing
55 Jean-Philippe Belloc, Christophe Bourret, Pascal Gibon Chevrolet Corvette C6.R ZR1, #70 4:02.969 Larbre Compétition
56 Joel Camathias, Markus Palttala, Paul Daniels Porsche 997 GT3 RSR, #55 4:03.661 JWA-Avila

List of all cars for the 2012 Le Mans 24 Hours on the Le Mans circuit

Oreca 03

Judd

Lola B12/80

Nissan

Lola B12/60

Toyota

Oreca 03

Nissan

Zytek Z11SN

Nissan