LVIII Grand Prix d'Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans 1990
Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France

 

Date: June 16-17 Track Length (m): 13 600 m
Attendance: 240 000 Pole Position: Mark Blundell, Nissan, 3:27.020 = 236.450 km/h
Entries:   Fastest Lap: Steve Millen or Bob Earl ?, Nissan, 3:40.030 = 222.515 km/h on lap 269
Practiced: 54 Distance (km): 4882.400
Starters: 49 Average Speed (km/h): 204.036
Classified: 29    

 

Pos Cla. # Team / Entrant
Car - Engine / Tuner
Drivers, Nationality Engine
Vol
(cc)
Engine
Type
Tyres Group Laps
Km
Time (of ret)
Reason Out
1 1 3 Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguar XJR-12 (Advanced)
John Nielsen, DK
Price Cobb, USA
Martin Brundle, GB
DNS Eliseo Salazar, RCH
7000 V12 GY C1 359
4882.4
 
2 2 2 Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguar XJR-12 (Advanced)
Jan Lammers, NL
Andy Wallace, GB
Franz Konrad, A
DNS Davy Jones, USA
7000 V12 GY C1 355
4828.0
 
3 3 45 Alpha Racing Team, GB
Porsche 962 C - Porsche 4v DOHC
Tiff Needell, GB
David Sears, GB
Anthony Reid, GB
DNS Costas Los, GR
2994
tc
F6 Y C1 352
4787.2
 
4 4 7 Joest Porsche Racing, D
Porsch 962 C -Porsche 4v DOHC
Fank Jelinski, D
Derek Bell, GB
Hans-Joachim Stuck Jr, D
2994
tc
F6 M C1 350
4760.0
 
5 5 23 Nissan Motorsports International, J
Nissan R90CP (Lola)
Nissan VRH35 4v DOHC
Masahiro Hasemi, J
Kazuyoshi Hoshino, J
Toshio Suzuki, J
3496
tc
V8 D C1 348
4732.8
 
6 6 36 Toyota Team TOM's, J
Toyota 90C-V - Toyota R32V
Geoff Lees, GB
Hitoshi Ogawa, J
Masanori Sekiya, J
3169
tc
V8 B C1 347
4719.2
 
7 7 13 Courage Compétition, F
Courage C24S - Porsche 935/83 4v DOHC
Pascal Fabre, F
Michel Trollé, F
Lionel Robert, F
DNS Beppe Gabbiani, I
2994
tc
F6 GY C1 347
4719.2
 
8 8 9 Joest Porsche Racing, D
Porsche 962 C (Joest)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Bob Wollek, F
Stanley Dickens, S
"John Winter" (Louis Krages), D
DNS Will Hoy, GB
2994
tc
F6 M C1 346
4709.6
 
9 9 27 Obermaier Racing, D
(Primagaz Compétition, F)
Porsche 962 C (Thompson)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Jürgen Lässig, D
Pierre Yver, F
Otto Altenbach, D
2994
tc
F6 GY C1 341
4637.6
 
10 10 15 Brun Motorsport, CH
Porsche 962 C (Thompson)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Harald Huysman, N
Massimo Sigala, I
Bernard Santal, CH
DNS Oscar Larrauri, RA
DNS Jésus Pareja (Mayo), E
DNS Walter Brun, CH
2994
tc
F6 Y C1 335
4556.0
 
11 11 44 Richard Lloyd Racing, GB
(Italya Sports)
Porsche 962 C - Porsche 4v DOHC
John Watson, GB
Bruno Giacomelli, I
Allen Berg, CDN
DNS John Paul Jr, USA
DNS James Weaver, GB
2994
tc
F6 GY C1 335
4556.0
 
12 12 33 Team Schuppan / Omron Racing, AUS
Porsche 962 C - Porsche F6 4v DOHC
Hurley Haywood, USA
Wayne Taylor, ZA
Rickard Rydell, S
DNS Vern Schuppan, AUS
DNS Johnny Herbert, GB
DNS Tomas Danielsson, S
DNS Eddie Irvine, IRL
2994
tc
F6 D C1 332
4515.2
 
13 13 63 Trust Racing Team, J
Porsche 962 C - Porsche 4v DOHC
George Fouché, ZA
Steven Andskär, S
Syunji Kasuya, J
2994
tc
F6 D C1 330
4488.0
 
14 14 6 Joest Porsche Racing, D
Porsche 962 C - Porsche 4v DOHC
Jean-Louis Ricci, F
Henri Pescarolo, F
Jacques Laffite, F
2994
tc
F6 GY C1 328
4460.8
 
15 15 55 Team Schuppan / Omron Racing, AUS
Porsche 962 C (Schuppan)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Eje Elgh, S
Thomas Danielsson, S
Thomas Mezera, AUS
DNS Vern Schuppan, AUS
2994
tc
F6 D C1 326
4433.6
 
16 16 11 Porsche Kremer Racing, D
Porsche 962 CK6 (Thompson)
Porsche 4xOHC
Patrick Gonin, F
Philippe Alliot, F
Bernard de Dryver, B
DNS Thierry Salvador, F
DNS Jean-Pierre Jaussaud, F
DNS Giovanni Lavaggi, I
2994
tc
F6 Y C1 319
4338.4
 
17 17 84 Nissan Motorsports International, J
(Nisssan Performance Technology Inc., USA)
Nissan R90CK (Lola)
Nissan VRH35Z 4v DOHC
Bob Earl, USA
Michael Roe, IRL
Steve Millen, NZ
DNS Chip Robinson, USA
DNS Derek Daly, IRL
3496
tc
V8 GY C1 311
4229.6
 
18 18 21 Spice Engineering, GB
Spice SE90C - Ford Cosworth DFR
Fermin Velez, E
Tim Harvey, GB
Chirs Hodgetts, GB
3500 V8 GY C1 308
4188.8
 
19 19 20 Team Davey, GB
Porsche 962 C (Schuppan)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Max Cohen-Olivar, MOR
Giovanni Lavaggi, I
Tim Lee-Davey, GB
DNS Katsunori Iketani, J
2994
tc
F6 D C1 306
4161.6
 
20 20 203 Mazdaspeed Co Ltd, J
Mazda 767 B - Mazda 13J Racing
Takashi Yorino, J
Yoshimi Katayama, J
Yojiro Terada, J
2616 4R D GTP 304
4134.4
 
21 21 116 PC Automotive, GB
Spice SE89C - Ford Cosworth DFL
Richard Piper, GB
Olindo Iacobelli, F/USA
Mike Youles, GB
3300 V8 GY C2 304
4134.4
 
22 22 82 Courage Compétition, F
Nissan R89C (Lola)
Nissan VRH35Z 4v DOHC
Hervé Regout, B
Costas Los, GR
Alain Cudini, F
DNS Jean-Michel Martin, F
DNS Marc Duez, B
DNS Michele Trollé, F
DNS Fabien Giroix, F
3496
tc
V8 GY C1 300
4080.0
 
23 23 102 Graff Racing, F
Spice SE89C - Ford Cosworth DFL
Xavier Lapeyre, F
Jean-Philippe Grand, F
Michel Maisonneuve, F
3298 V8 GY C2 291
3957.6
 
24 24 10 Porsche Kremer Racing, D
Porsche 962 CK6 (Thompson)
Porsche F6 4xOHC
Kunimitsu Takahashi, J
Sarel van der Merwe, ZA
Hideki Okada, J
2994
tc
F6 Y C1 279
3794.4
 
25 25 103 Team Mako, GB
Spice SE88C - Ford Cosworth DFL
Ross Hyett, GB
Robbie Stirling, CDN
James Shead, GB
3298 V8 FY C2 274
3726.4
 
26 26 19 Team Davey, GB
Porsche 962 C (Schuppan)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Max Cohen-Olivar, MOR
Katsunori Iketani, J
Tim Lee-Davey, GB
DNS Patrick Trucco, F
DNS Giovanni Lavaggi, I
DNS Pierre de Thoisy, F
2994
tc
F6 D C1 261
3522.4
 
27 27 131 GP Motorsport, GB
Spice SE87C - Ford Cosworth DFL
Dudley Wood, GB
Richard Jones, GG
Stephen Hynes, USA
3955 V8 GY C2 260
3522.4
 
28 28 132 GP Motorsport, GB
Tiga GC289 - Ford Cosworth DFL
Craig Simmiss, NZ
Alistair Fenwick, GB
Alex Postan, GB
3955 V8 GY C2 255
3454.4
 
                     
29 DNF 16 Repsol Brun Motorsport, CH
Porsche 962 C -Porsche 4v DOHC
Oscar 'Popi' Larrauri, RA
Jésus Pareja (Mayo), E
Walter Brun, CH
DNS Harald Huysman, N
DNS Massimo Sigala, I
DNS Bernard Santal, CH
2994
tc
F6 Y C1 355
23h
Engine
30 DNF 4 Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguar XJR-12 (Advanced)
Davy Jones, USA
Michel Ferté, F
Eliseo Salazar, RCH
DNS Luis Perez-Sala, E
DNS Martin Brundle, GB
DNS Alain Ferté, F
7000 V12 GY C1 287
20h
Engine
31 DNF 128 Chamberlain Engineering, GB
Spice SE90C - Ford Cosworth DFL
Philippe de Henning, F
"Charles Hausmann" (Charles Zwolsman), NL
Robin Donovan, GB
3955 V8 GY C2 254
23h
Engine
32 DNF 83 Nissan Motorsports International, J
(Nisssan Performance Technology Inc., USA)
Nissan R90 CP (Lola)
Nissan VRH35Z 4v DOHC
Geoff Brabham, AUS
Chip Robinson, USA
Derek Daly, IRL
3496
tc
V8 GY C1 251
16h
Fuel leak
33 DNF 38 Toyota Team SARD, J
Toyota 90C-V - Toyota R32V
Pierre-Henri Raphanel, F
Roland Ratzenberger, A
Naoko Nagasaki, J
3169
tc
V8 D C1 241
18h
Engine
34 DNF 1 Silk Cut Jaguar, GB
Jaguara XJR-12 (Advanced)
Martin Brundle, GB
Alain Ferté, F
David Leslie, GB
DNS Jan Lammers, NL
DNS Andy Wallace, GB
7000 V12 GY C1 220
14h
Water pump
35 DNF 43 Richard Lloyd Racing, GB
(Italya Sports)
Porsche 962 C GTi (RLR)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Manuel Reuter, D
J.J. Lehto (Juhani Jyrkilehto), SF
James Weaver, GB
2994
tc
F6 GY C1 188
13h
Pit fire
36 DNF 85 Team Le Mans Co, J
Nissan R89 C (Lola)
Nissan VRH35Z 4v DOHC
Takao Wada, J
Anders Olofsson, S
Maurizio Sandro Sala, BR
3496
tc
V8 Y C1 183
14h
Ignition
37 DNF 107 Pierre-Alain Lombardi, CH
Spice SE86C - Ford Cosworth DFY
Pierre-Alain Lombardi, CH
Denis Morin, F
Ferdinand de Lesseps, F
DNS Luigi Taverna, I
3000 V8 GY C2 171
14h
Accident
38 DNF 105 ADA Engineering, GB
ADA 02B - Ford Cosworth DFL
Ian Harrower, GB
John Sheldon, GB
Jerry Mahony, GB
3298 V8 GY C2 164
14h
Suspension
39 DNF 201 Mazdaspeed Co Ltd, J
Mazda 787 (Advanced)
Mazda R26B Racing
Stefan Johansson, S
David Kennedy, IRL
Pierre Dieudonné, B
DNS Bertrand Gachot, B
DNS Johnny Herbert, GB
DNS Volker Weidler, D
2616 4R D GTP 148
13h
Oil leak
40 DNF 202 Mazdaspeed Co Ltd, J
Mazda 787 (Advanced)
Mazda R26B Racing
Bertrand Gachot, B
Johnny Herbert, GB
Volker Weidler, D
DNS Stefan Johansson, S
DNS David Kennedy, IRL
DNS Pierre Dieudonné, B
2616 4R D GTP 148
11h
Electrics
41 DNF 26 Obermaier Racing, D
(Primagaz Compétition, F)
Porsche 962 C (Thompson)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Jürgen Oppermann, D
Harald Grohs, D
Marc Duez, B
2994
tc
F6 GY C1 145
10h
Gearbox
42 DNF 24 Nissan Motorsports International, J
(Nissan Motorsports Europe, GB)
Nissan R90 CK (Lola)
Nissan VRH35Z 4v DOHC
Julian Bailey, GB
Mark Blundell, GB
Gianfranco Brancatelli, I
DNS Kenny Acheson, GB
DNS Olivier Grouillard, F
3496
tc
V8 D C1 142
11h
Transmission
43 DNF 230 Momo Gebhardt Racing, D
Porsche 962 C (Shapiro)
Porsche 4v DOHC
Giampiero Moretti, I
Nick Adams, GB
Günther Gebhardt, D
2994
tc
F6 GY GTP 141
10h
Gearbox
44 DNF 54 Mussato Action Car, I
Lancia SP90 (Dallara)
Ferrari 308C
Massimo Monti, I
Fabio Magnani, I
DNS Andrew Hepworth, GB
DNS Fulvio Ballabio
3032
tc
V8 D C1 86
10h
Accident, fire
45 DNF 37 Toyota Team TOM's, J
Toyota 90C-V - Toyota R32V
Aguri Suzuki, J
Johnny Dumfries (John Colum Crichton-Stuart, Earl of Dumfries), GB
Roberto Ravaglia, I
3169
tc
V8 B C1 64
4h
Accident
46 DNF 12 Courage Compétition, F
Cougar C24S - Porsche 935/83 4v DOHC
Bernard Thuner, CH
Alain Ianetta, F
Pascal Pessiot, F
DNS Costas Los, GR
2994
tc
F6 GY C1 57
4h
Engine
47 DNF 113 Etablissement Chereau, F
Cougar C20B - Porsche 935/79 4v
Philippe Farjon, F
Jean Messaoudi, F
DNS Jean-Claude Andruet, F
DNS Thierry Lecerf, F
2826
tc
F6 GY C2 43
3h
Accident
48 DNF 106 Louis Descartes, F
ALD C289 - Ford Cosworth DFL
Francois Migault, F
Jacques Heuclin, F
DNS Gérard Tremblay, F
DNS Denis Morin, F
3298 V8 D C2 36
5h
Drive shaft
49 DNF 25 Nissan Motorsports International, J
(Nissan Motorsports Europe, GB)
Nissan R90 CK (Lola)
Nissan VRH35Z 4v DOHC
Kenny Acheson, GB
Martin Donnelly, GB (DND)
Olivier Grouillard, F (DND)
DNS Mark Blundell, GB
DNS Gianfranco Brancatelli, I
3496
tc
V8 D C1 0
1h
Gearbox
                     
50 DNS 8 Joest Porsche Racing, D
Porsche 962 C - Porsche 4v DOHC
Bob Wollek, F
Jonathan Palmer, GB
Philippe Alliot, F
2994
tc
F6 M C1   Accident
                     
51 DNQ 30 GP Motorsport, GB
(Etablissement Chereau, F)
Spice SE90C - Ford Cosworth DFR
Pierre de Thoisy, F
Quirin Bovy, B
DNS Francisco Egozkue, E
3500 V8 D C1    
52 DNQ 59 Paul Canary, USA
Eagle 700 (Lola) - Eagle 621/Schubeck Engine Co
Paul Canary, USA
Dennis Kazmerowski, USA
DNS John Greenwood, USA
DNS David Vegher, USA
10200 V8 GY C1    
53 DNQ 110 Argo Cars Ltd, GB
Argo JM 19C - Ford Cosworth DFL
Ian Khan, GB
Ann Baverey, F
Michael Dow, USA
DNS Peter Kox, NL
3298 V8 GY C2    
54 DNQ 61 ASA Armagnac Bigorre, F
Norma M6 - MGN W12
Noël del Bello, F
Norbert Santos, F
Daniel Boccard, F
3500 W12 A C1    
                     
55 DNA 18 Team Davey, GB
Porsche 962 C - Porsche 4v DOHC
Katsunori Iketani, J
-
-
2994
tc
F6   C1   Withdrawn

 

Class Winners:

Category 1 John Nielsen / Price Cobb / Martin Brundle Jaguar XJR-12
Category 2 Richard Piper / Olindo Iacobelli / Mike Youles Spice SE89C - Ford Cosworth
GTP Yoshimi Katayama / Takashi Yorino / Yojiro Terada Mazda 767 B

 

DNF Did Not Finish
DQ Disqualified
NC Not Classified
DNS Did Not Start
DNQ Did Not Qualified
DNA Did Not Arrive
REE Reserve Entry
NAC Not Accepted

 

Tyres: GY=GoodYear, Y=Yokohama, B=Bridgestone, M=Michelin, D=Dunlop, A=Avon

 

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