1933_24_heures_du_mans_race_posters_memorabilia

1933 24 Hours of Le Mans Results and Competitors

11émes Grand prix d'Endurance les 24 Heures du Mans 1933
Circuit Permanente de la Sarthe
For Posters and Memorabilia relating to the 1933 Le Mans 24 Hours, please see HERE.

 

Date: June 17-18, warm & sunny Track Length (m): 13 492
Attendance:   Fastest Lap: Raymond Sommer, Alfa Romeo, 5'31.4" = 146.386 km/h on lap 24
Entries: 42 Pole Position:  
Practiced:   Distance (km): 3144.038
Starters: 29 Average Speed (km/h): 131.001
Classified: 13    

 

Pos Clas-
sific.
# Team / Entrant
Car - Engine
Drivers, Nationality Engine
Vol
(cc)
Engine
Type
Group Laps
Km
Hour
Reason Out / Notes
1 1 11 Soc. Anon. Alfa Romeo, I
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 MM
Raymond Sommer, F
Tazio Nuvolari, I
2336
s/c
8 3.0
3144.038
 
2 2 8 Soc. Anon. Alfa Romeo, I
(Luigi Chinetti, I ?)
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300
Luigi Chinetti, I
"Philippe Varent" (Philippe de Gunsburg), F
2336
s/c
8 3.0
3143.637
+ 9½ second
3 3 12 Arthur W. Fox, GB
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300
Hon. Brian E. "Bug" Lewis (Lord Essendon), GB
Tim Rose-Richards, GB
2336
s/c
8 3.0 3043.375  
4 4 30 Riley, GB
Riley 9 Brooklands
Alex van der Becke, GB
Kenneth 'Kim' Peacock, GB
1091 4 1.1
2581.522
 
5 5 25 Aston Martin Ltd, GB
Aston Martin Ulster 1½ LM
Pat Driscoll, GB
Clifton Penn-Hughes, GB
1495 4 1.5
2548.691
 
6 6 41 John Ludovic Ford, GB
MG Midget J4 C
John Ludovic Ford, GB
Maurice Baumer, GB
745
s/c
4 750
2385.292
 
7 7 24 Aston Martin Ltd, GB
Aston Martin 1½ LM
A.C. (Augustus Cesare) 'Bert' Bertelli, GB
Sammy Davis, GB
DNS C.R. Whitcroft, GB
1495 4 1.5
2352.255
 
8 8 21 André Rousseau, F
Alfa Romeo 6C 1750 GS Coupe
André Rousseau, F
Francois Paco, F
1742
s/c
6 2.0
2260.695
 
9 9 35 Tracta, F
Tracta
Félix Quinault, F
Pierre Padrault, F
999 4 1.1
2176.385
 
10 10 28 Just-Emile Vernet / Fernand Vallon, F
Salmson GS
Just-Emile Vernet, F
Fernand Vallon, F
1092 4 1.1
2155.957
 
11 11 32 Alin Fréres, F
B.N.C.
Adrien Alin, F
Albert Alin, F
1087 4 1.1
2047.097
 
12 12 34 Henri de Gavardie, F
Amilcar C6
Jean de Gavardie, F
Henri de Gavardie, F
1094 6 1.1
2005.201
 
13 13 37 Singer, GB
(F.S. Barnes, GB ?)
Singer Nine Sports
Frank Stanley Barnes, GB
Alf Langley, GB
972 4 1.1
1900.930
 
                   
14 DQ 2 Prince Nicolas de Roumanie, R
Duesenberg Model SJ
Prince Nicolas de Roumanie, R
Joseph (Guido?) "Papa" Cattaneo, I or F
6882
s/c
8 8.0   DQ-refuelling to soon
                   
15 NC 19 Société des Automobiles Charley, F
S.A.R.A. SP7 Spéciale
Gaston Mottet, F
André Marandet, F
DNS Charlier, F (Freddy Charlier, B - Charles Charrier, F ?)
1818   2.0   Insufficient distance
                   
16 DNF 15 Capt. G.E.T. Eyston, GB
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 MM
Louis Chiron, MC
Franco Cortese, I
DNS Tazio Nuvolari, I
2336
s/c
8 3.0 177
2388.084
Accident
17 DNF 38 Norman Black, GB
MG Midget J4 (J3 ?)
Norman Black, GB
Ron Gibson, GB
746
s/c
4 750 125
123?
1686.500
Big end
18 DNF 20 Mme Odette Siko, F
Alfa Romeo 6C 1750
Mme Odette Siko, F
"Jean Sabipa" (Louis Charaval), F
1768
s/c
6 2.0 120
1619.040
Accident
19 DNF 3 Guy Bouriat, F
(Tarante, F ?)
Bugatti T50S
Mme Marie Desprez, F
Pierre Brussienne, F
DNS Tarante, F
4972
s/c
8 5.0 119
1605.548
Mechanical
20 DNF 6 Roger Labric, F
La Lorraine B3-6
Roger Labric, F
Guy Daniel, F
3445 6 5.0 105
1416.660
Clutch
21 DNF 26 Aston Martin Ltd, GB
Aston Martin 1½ LM
Mortimer Morris-Goodall, GB
Mrs Elsie 'Bill' Wisdom, GB
1495 4 1.5 84
1133.328
Bearings
22 DNF 42 H.B. Metchim, GB
Austin Seven
H. Brigham Metchim, GB
C.H. Masters, GB
745 4 750 78
1052.376
Clutch
23 DNF
DQ?
10 Mme Heldé (Hellé-Nice?), F
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300
Guy Moll, DZ
Guy Cloitre, F
2336
s/c
8 3.0 77
1038.884
Lightning system ?
Push start ?
24 DNF 23 Count Stanislaus Czaykowski, PL
Bugatti T51A
Count Stanislaus Czaykowski, PL
Jean Gaupillat, F
1493
s/c
8 1.5 52
701.584
Battery
25 DNF 27 Salmson, F
Rally NCP
Charles Duruy, F
Jean Danne, F
1309
s/c
  1.5 39
526.188
Accident
26 DNF 5 Louis Gas / Jean Trévoux, F
Bentley C 'Blower'
Louis Gas, F
Jean Trévoux, F
4395
s/c
6 5.0 25
337.300
Accident
27 DNF 31 Jean Sébilleau, F
Riley 9 Brooklands
Jean Sébilleau, F
Georges Delaroche, F
1091 4 1.1 20
269.840
 
28 DNF 36 Charles Auguste Martin, F
Amilcar CG Spécale Martin (Petit Sport ?)
Charles Auguste Martin, F
Auguste Bodoignet, F
990 4 1.1 13
175.396
Radiator
29 DNF
DQ?
33 Lucien Buquet, F
Amilcar C6 (CGSS Surbaissée ?)
Lucien Buquet, F
Bernard Clouet, F
1074 4 1.1 13
175.396
Radiator?
Filling water?
                   
30 DNS 1
Mercedes Benz SSK
Marcel Foucret, F
Paul Foucret, F
7000        
31 DNS 4
Bugatti T54
-
-
4965
s/c
8      
32 DNS 7
Alvis
Sir Roland Gunter, GB
Dr Dudley Benjafield, GB
2511        
33 DNS 9 Lord Howe, GB
Alfa Romeo 8C 2300
Lord Howe (5th Earl Howe, Edward Richard Francis Assheton, Viscount Curzon), GB
Hugh Charles Hamilton, GB
2336 8      
34 DNS 14 G.E.T. Eyston, GB
Alfa Romeo
George E.T. Eyston, GB
-
2336 8      
35 DNS 16
Bugatti
Renaldi,
Raymond Gaillard, F
2300        
36 DNS 18 D.M.K. Marendaz, GB
Marendaz Special
Captain Donald M.K. Marendaz, GB
-
1870        
37 DNS 22
Bugatti
Mme Marguerite Mareuse, F
Jean-Pierre Wimille, F
1500        
38 DNS 29
Riley 9 Brooklands
Alex van der Becke, GB
Kenneth 'Kim' Peacock, GB
1091 4      
39 DNS 39 Hon. Mrs Chetwynd, GB
MG
-
-
746        
40 DNS 40
MG
Bernard Rubin, GB
-
746        
41 DNS  
Aston Martin
R.F. Oats
-
1495 4      
42 DNS  
Bugatti
Ernest Friedrich, F
-
5000        

 

Class Winners:

9th Biennial Cup R. Sommer / T. Nuvolari Alfa Romeo
Index of Performance A.W.K. van der Becke / K.S. Peacock Riley
2001 - 3000 cc R. Sommer / T. Nuvolari Alfa Romeo
1501 - 2000 cc A. Rousseau / F. Paco Alfa Romeo
1101 - 1500 cc L.P. Driscoll / S.C. Penn-Hughes Aston Martin
751 - 1100 cc A.W.K. van der Becke / K.S. Peacock Riley
< 750 cc J.L. Ford / M.H. Baumer MG