Who has won Le Mans the most?

Did Ken Miles ever win Le Mans?

Who has won Le Mans the most?

Tom Kristensen
24 Hours of Le Mans

FIA World Endurance Championship
Duration 24 hours
Most wins (driver) Tom Kristensen (9)
Most wins (team) Joest Racing (13)
Most wins (manufacturer) Porsche (19)

Did Ken Miles ever win Le Mans?

British-born Ken Miles was a gifted race car engineer and driver. Through his work for Carroll Shelby, Miles got involved in Ford’s GT racing program. Miles won the 24 Hours of Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring in 1966, and he placed second at Le Mans. Miles died in a crash while testing Ford’s J-Car later that year.

Who won 1963 Le Mans?

Ferrari Ludovico
Winners of 24 Hours of Le Mans

year car drivers
1963 Ferrari Ludovico Scarfiotti, Lorenzo Bandini
1964 Ferrari Jean Guichet, Nino Vaccarella
1965 Ferrari Masten Gregory, Jochen Rindt
1966 Ford Mk II Bruce McLaren, Chris Amon

Who won Le Mans 1967?

Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt won the race after leading from the second hour, becoming the first (and, as of 2022, only) all-American victors – car, team and drivers – of the race. Ferrari were second and third, and these top-three cars all broke the 5000 km mark in total distance covered for the first time.

Who won the 1966 Le Mans?

Ford
Tim Considine. Ford dominated the Le Mans 24 Hours race in 1966, winning it for the first time, and taking all the podium places with its updated MkII and stellar driver line-up.

Who won Lemans 1964?

1964 24 Hours of Le Mans

Pos St Driver
1 7 Nino Vaccarella Jean Guichet
2 5 Graham Hill Jo Bonnier
3 1 John Surtees Lorenzo Bandini
4 10 Dan Gurney Bob Bondurant

Who won Le Mans in 1968?

Pedro Rodriguez
On September 29, 1968, Pedro Rodriguez became the first, and only to-date, Mexican driver to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans, with Lucien Bianchi in the John Wyer team’s Ford GT40.

Who won Le Mans 1965?

Ferrari
In June of 1965, the 33rd Grand Prix of Endurance, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, was held, as usual, at the Circuit de La Sarthe and was ultimately won by the North American Racing Team’s #21 Ferrari 250LM.

Who is the nine-time winner of Le Mans?

Jump to navigation Jump to search. Nine-time Le Mans winner, Danish driver Tom Kristensen. The 24 Hours of Le Mans (24 heures du Mans) is the world’s oldest sports car endurance race and one of the most famous and influential in motorsports history. The overall winners of all events since 1923 are listed here.

Who is the most successful driver at Le Mans?

The most successful participant of all time at Le Mans, Danish driver Tom Kristensen leads with nine wins (during 1997–2013), of which six were consecutive (2000–2005) The 24 Hours of Le Mans (24 heures du Mans) is the world’s oldest sports car endurance race and one of the most famous and influential in motorsports history.

Who won the 24 hours of Le Mans in 1923?

Chenard & Walker Sport was the first to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1923. From this year on, it’s amusing to see that open top race cars rule the day, up until 1952 when Mercedes won with the 300SL.

How many times has Tom Kristensen won Le Mans?

Nine-time Le Mans winner, Danish driver Tom Kristensen. The 24 Hours of Le Mans (24 heures du Mans) is the world’s oldest sports car endurance race and one of the most famous and influential in motorsports history. The winners of all events since 1923 are listed here.