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1998 24 Hours of Le Mans

Exhibition or unclassified race
Sunday, June 7, 1998 at Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France
351 laps on a 8.454 mile road course (2967.4 miles)

Time of race: 23:57:32
Average Speed: 123.847 mph
Pole Speed: n/a
Cautions: n/a
Margin of Victory: 1 lap +
Attendance: 185,000
Lead changes: n/a

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Fin St Class # Driver Team Sponsor Car Laps Status Led
2823GT141   Thomas Bscher
  Emanuele Pirro
  Rinaldo Capello
Gulf Team Davidoff McLarenLoctiteMcLaren F1 GTR228crash 
2920LMP18   James Weaver
  Pierre-Henri Raphanel
  David Murry
Porsche AG / Team JoestMobil 1 / FATurbo-ExpressPorsche LMP1-98218crash 
32 2GT128   Martin Brundle
  Emmanuel Collard
  Eric Helary
Toyota MotorsportToyota / ZENTToyota GT-One191crash 
3542GT262   John Morton
  John Graham
  Harald Grohs
CJ MotorsportStarAirPorsche 911 GT2164crash 
4534GT270   Franz Konrad
  Larry Schumacher
  Nick Ham
Konrad MotorsportKOLLNER Immobilien / National PaintballPorsche 911 GT224crash 
2536GT272   Patrice Goueslard
  Jean-Luc Chereau
  Pierre Yver
Larbre CompetitionChereauPorsche 911 GT2240did not finish 
4112LMP11   Tom Kristensen
  Steve Soper
  Hans-Joachim Stuck
Team BMW MotorsportFINA / Genuine BMW PartsBMW V12 LM60drive train 
42 6LMP12   Pierluigi Martini
  Johnny Cecotto
  Joachim Winkelhock
Team BMW MotorsportFINA / Genuine BMW PartsBMW V12 LM43drive train 
38 9LMP17   Michele Alboreto
  Stefan Johansson
  Yannick Dalmas
Porsche AG / Team JoestMobil 1 / FATurbo-ExpressPorsche LMP1-98107electrics 
4431GT250   Karl Wendlinger
  Marc Duez
  Patrick Huisman
Viper Team OrecaMobil 1Chrysler Viper GTS-R28electrics 
2439GT271   Michel Maisonneuve
  Manuel Monteiro
  Michel Monteiro
Estoril Racing CommunicationMontoitPorsche 911 GT2277engine 
3626LMP121   Philippe Gache
  Wayne Gardner
  Didier de Radigues
Solution FCoca-Cola / SpeedyRiley & Scott Mk III / Ford155engine 
4043GT261   Michael Trunk
  Ernst Palmberger
  Bernhard Muller
Krauss Race Sports Intl.Portfolio / DivinolPorsche 911 GT271engine 
43 3GT136   Jean-Marc Gounon
  Ricardo Zonta
  Christophe Bouchut
AMG MercedesD2 PrivatMercedes-Benz CLK-LM31engine 
46 1GT135   Bernd Schneider
  Mark Webber
  Klaus Ludwig
AMG MercedesD2 PrivatMercedes-Benz CLK-LM19engine 
2716LMP113   Didier Cottaz
  Marc Goossens
  Jean-Philippe Belloc
Courage CompetitionF.P.E.E.Courage C51 / Nissan232gear lever 
23 7GT129   Thierry Boutsen
  Ralf Kelleners
  Geoff Lees
Toyota MotorsportToyota / Venture SafenetToyota GT-One330gearbox 
2618GT144   Eric Bernard
  Christophe Tinseau
  Johnny O'Connell
Panoz Motor SportsVisteon / MotorolaPanoz Esperante GTR-1236gearbox 
3028LMP110   Michel Ferte
  Pascal Fabre
  Francois Migault
Pilot RacingPILOTFerrari 333 SP203gearbox 
3317LMP15   Jean-Christophe Boullion
  Vincenzo Sospiri
  Jerome Policand
JB RacingGIESSE / elfFerrari 333 SP187gearbox 
3940LMP222   Lionel Robert
  Pierre Bruneau
  Edouard Sezionale
Didier BonnetWaterairDebora LMP2 / BMW106gearbox 
4746GT273   Toni Seiler
  Peter Kitchak
  Angelo Zadra
Konrad MotorsportKWZ / NotterPorsche 911 GT22piston 
1 5GT126   Allan McNish
  Stephane Ortelli
  Laurent Aiello
Porsche AGMobil 1 / IBMPorsche 911 GT1-98351running 
2 4GT125   Jorg Muller
  Uwe Alzen
  Bob Wollek
Porsche AGMobil 1 / IBMPorsche 911 GT1-98350running 
314GT132   Aguri Suzuki
  Kazuyoshi Hoshino
  Masahiko Kageyama
Nissan MotorsportNissan / Calsonic / XanaviNissan R390 GT1347running 
424GT140   Steve O'Rourke
  Tim Sugden
  Bill Auberlen
Gulf Team Davidoff McLarenEMIMcLaren F1 GTR343running 
510GT130   John Nielsen
  Franck Lagorce
  Michael Krumm
Nissan MotorsportNissan / ClarionNissan R390 GT1342running 
613GT131   Jan Lammers
  Erik Comas
  Andrea Montermini
Nissan MotorsportNissan / Unisia Jecs / ZexelNissan R390 GT1342running 
711GT145   David Brabham
  Andy Wallace
  Jamie Davies
Panoz Motor SportsVisteon / MotorolaPanoz Esperante GTR-1335running 
822LMP112   Wayne Taylor
  Eric van de Poele
  Fermin Velez
Doyle-Risi RacingToshiba / Lease Plan / DankaFerrari 333 SP332running 
9 8GT127   Keiichi Tsuchiya
  Ukyo Katayama
  Toshio Suzuki
Toyota MotorsportToyota / ESSO UltronToyota GT-One326running 
1019GT133   Satoshi Motoyama
  Takuya Kurosawa
  Masami Kageyama
Nissan MotorsportJOMO / NumberNissan R390 GT1319running 
1133GT253   Justin Bell
  Luca Drudi
  David Donohue
Viper Team OrecaMobil 1Chrysler Viper GTS-R317running 
1229LMP116   Almo Coppelli
  Rocky Agusta
  Xavier Pompidou
Kremer RacingFATurbo-ExpressKremer K8/2 Spyder / Porsche314running 
1330GT251   Olivier Beretta
  Pedro Lamy
  Tommy Archer
Viper Team OrecaMobil 1Chrysler Viper GTS-R312running 
1421LMP13   Mauro Baldi
  Gianpiero Moretti
  Didier Theys
Moretti Racing Inc.Momo / BrooksfieldFerrari 333 SP311running 
1527LMP124   Yojiro Terada
  Franck Freon
  Olivier Thevenin
Courage CompetitionampmCourage C41 / Porsche304running 
1625LMP115   Olivier Grouillard
  Franck Montagny
  Henri Pescarolo
La Filiereelf / ATSCourage C36 / Porsche300running 
1735GT264   Claudia Hurtgen
  Michel Ligonnet
  Robert Nearn
Roock RacingNavision / TSWPorsche 911 GT2285running 
1845GT269   Michel Nourry
  Thierry Perrier
  Jean-Louis Ricci
Michel NourryExpovit / TDKPorsche 911 GT2276running 
1941GT256   Gary Ayles
  Hans Hugenholtz
  Matt Turner
Chamberlain EngineeringGolden Tulip Hotels / 96 ClubChrysler Viper GTS-R270running 
2047GT268   Jean-Luc Maury-Laribiere
  Eric Graham
  Herve Poulain
Elf Haberthur RacingTuiles TBFPorsche 911 GT2268running 
2138GT255   Ni Amorim
  Goncalo Gomes
  Manuel Mello-Breyner
Chamberlain EngineeringUnited Colors of Benetton / ModernaChrysler Viper GTS-R264running 
2244GT265   Rob Schirle
  Andre Ahrle
  David Warnock
Roock RacingNavision / TSWPorsche 911 GT2247running 
3432GT260   Jean-Pierre Jarier
  Carl Rosenblad
  Robin Donovan
Ets ChereauPlayStation / Gran Turismo / FAT Intl.Porsche 911 GT2164suspension 
3137GT267   Michel Neugarten
  Jean-Claude Lagniez
  David Smadja
Elf Haberthur RacingCharriol / Parfums Salvador DaliPorsche 911 GT2198transmission 
3715LMP114   Fredrik Ekblom
  Patrice Gay
  Tetsuya Tsuchiya
Courage CompetitionF.P.E.E.Courage C51 / Nissan126water leak