1978 24 Heures du Mans

Date 11.06.1978 Category Sports cars
Circuit Circuit de la Sarthe Championship World Challenge for Endurance Drivers
Race title 24 Heures du Mans Round 5
Distance 24 hours = 5044.530 km Country France
Winner's speed: 210.189 kmh
Pole's speed: 236.532 kmh
Fastest lap speed: 229.244 kmh
Rank Pos. # Driver Entrant Car Laps Status Class Class
place
Pts FL
time
FL
rank
Grid Qual
time
1 1 2 Didier Pironi Equipe Renault Elf Sport Alpine-Renault A442B 370 finished S2.0+ 1 20 5 3'35.700
1 1 2 Jean-Pierre Jaussaud Equipe Renault Elf Sport Alpine-Renault A442B 370 finished S2.0+ 1 20 5 3'35.700
2 2 6 Bob Wollek Martini Racing Porsche System Porsche 936/78 365 finished S2.0+ 2 19 4 3'35.200
2 2 6 Jurgen Barth Martini Racing Porsche System Porsche 936/78 365 finished S2.0+ 2 19 4 3'35.200
2 2 6 Jacky Ickx Martini Racing Porsche System Porsche 936/78 365 finished S2.0+ 2 4 3'35.200
26 1 Patrick Depailler Equipe Renault Elf Sport Alpine-Renault A443 279 DNF, engine S2.0+ 2 3'28.400
26 1 Jean-Pierre Jabouille Equipe Renault Elf Sport Alpine-Renault A443 279 DNF, engine S2.0+ 3'34.200 1 2 3'28.400
36 3 Jean-Pierre Jarier Equipe Renault Elf Sport Alpine-Renault A442A 162 DNF, differential S2.0+ 7 3'37.900
36 3 Derek Bell Equipe Renault Elf Sport Alpine-Renault A442A 162 DNF, differential S2.0+ 7 3'37.900
43 34 Tom Walkinshaw BMW (G.B.) Racing-Tolemans Racing Osella PA6 BMW 113 DNF, accident S2.0 22 3'56.200
43 34 Dieter Quester BMW (G.B.) Racing-Tolemans Racing Osella PA6 BMW 113 DNF, accident S2.0 22 3'56.200
43 34 Rad Dougall BMW (G.B.) Racing-Tolemans Racing Osella PA6 BMW 113 DNF, accident S2.0 22 3'56.200
56 6 Reinhold Jost Martini Racing Porsche System Porsche 936/78 DNS S2.0+ 4 3'35.200
63 34 Ted Toleman BMW (G.B.) Racing-Tolemans Racing Osella PA6 BMW DNS S2.0 22 3'56.200
76 2 Patrick Depailler Equipe Renault Elf Sport Alpine-Renault A442B DNA S2.0+
77 6 Jochen Mass Martini Racing Porsche System Porsche 936/78 DNA S2.0+
77 6 Henri Pescarolo Martini Racing Porsche System Porsche 936/78 DNA S2.0+
89 1 Patrick Tambay Equipe Renault Elf Sport Alpine-Renault A443 DNA S2.0+