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1958 24 Hours of Le Mans

1958 24 Hours of Le Mans
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Index: Races | Winners

The 1958 24 Hours of Le Mans was the 26th Grand Prix of Endurance, and took place on 21 and 22 June 1958. It was also the fifth round of the 1958 World Sports Car Championship.

Ferrari had 10 cars start the race with only two finishing but one, a TR 58 (250TR) was the winner driven by Phil Hill and Olivier Gendebien. An Aston Martin finished 2nd, and 3rd went to a Porsche RS/K with only 1600cc.

This race saw the death of French driver Jean-Marie Brousselet when his Jaguar D-Type was involved in an accident.

Official results

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Engine Laps
1 S
3000
14 23x15px Scuderia Ferrari 23x15px Olivier Gendebien
23x15px Phil Hill
Ferrari 250 TR58 Ferrari 3.0L V12 305
2 S
3000
5 23x15px P & A.G. Whitehead 23x15px Graham Whitehead
23x15px Peter Whitehead
Aston Martin DB3S Aston Martin 3.0L I6 293
3 S
2000
29 23x15px Porsche KG 23x15px Jean Behra
23x15px Hans Herrmann
Porsche 718 RSK Spyder Porsche 1.6L Flat-4 291
4 S
1500
31 23x15px Porsche KG 23x15px Edgar Barth
23x15px Paul Frère
Porsche 718 RSK Porsche 1.5L Flat-4 290
5 S
1500
32 23x15px Baron Carel Godin de Beaufort 23x15px Carel Godin de Beaufort
23x15px Herbert Linge
Porsche 550A RS Porsche 1.5L Flat-4 288
6 S
3000
21 23x15px Equipe Nationale Belge 23x15px Jean Blaton
23x15px Alain de Changy
Ferrari 250 TR Ferrari 3.0L V12 279
7 S
3000
22 23x15px Ed Hugus 23x15px Ed Hugus
23x15px Ray Erickson
Ferrari 250 TR Ferrari 3.0L V12 278
8 S
2000
28 23x15px AC Cars Ltd. 23x15px Richard Stoop
23x15px Peter Bolton
AC Ace LM Prototype Bristol 2.0L I6 257
9 S
2000
27 23x15px AC Cars Ltd. 23x16px Hubert Patthey
23x15px Georges Berger
AC Ace Bristol 2.0L I6 255
10 S
1500
34 23x15px Jean-Paul Colas 23x15px Jacques Dewes
23x15px Jean Kerguen
Porsche 550A RS Porsche 1.5L Flat-4 254
11 S
750
42 23x15px Automobili O.S.C.A. 23x15px Alejandro de Tomaso
23x15px Colin Davis
O.S.C.A. Sport 750 TN O.S.C.A. 0.7L I4 252
12 S
750
44 23x15px Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet 23x15px Gérard Laureau
23x15px Louis Cornet
DB HBR4 Spyder Panhard 0.7L Flat-2 250
13 S
750
46 23x15px Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet 23x15px Paul Armagnac
23x15px Jean-Claude Vidilles
DB HBR4 Panhard 0.7L Flat-2 242
14 S
750
41 23x15px Automobili O.S.C.A. 23x15px Jean Laroche
23x15px Rémy Radix
O.S.C.A. Sport 750 O.S.C.A. 0.7L I4 241
15 S
3000
10 23x15px Bruce Halford 23x15px Bruce Halford
23x15px Brian Naylor
Lister LM Jaguar 3.0L I6 241
16 S
2000
24 23x15px Peerless Cars 23x15px Peter Jopp
23x15px Percy Crabb
Peerless GT Coupe Triumph 2.0L I4 240
17 S
750
51 23x15px Equipe Monopole Course 23x15px Jacques Poch
23x15px Guy Dunaud-Saultier
Monopole X86 Panhard 0.7L Flat-2 218
18 S
750
45 23x15px Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet 23x15px Robert Mougin
23x15px Jean Lucienbonnet
DB HBR4 Panhard 0.7L Flat-2 214

Not Classified

Failed to cover 70% of winner's distance (213 laps)

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Engine Laps
19 S
750
53 23x15px Automobili Stanguellini 23x15px François Sigrand
23x15px René-Louis Revillon
23x15px Michel Nicol
Stanguellini 750S Stanguellini 0.7L I4 212
20 S
750
55 23x15px Team Lotus Engineering 23x15px Alan Stacey
23x15px Tom Dickson
Lotus 11 Coventry Climax 0.7L I4 202

Did Not Finish

Pos Class No Team Drivers Chassis Engine Laps
21 S
3.0
8 23x15px J.D. Hamilton 23x15px Duncan Hamilton
23x15px Ivor Bueb
Jaguar D-Type Jaguar 3.0L I6 251
22 S
3.0
3 23x15px David Brown Racing Dept. 23x15px Tony Brooks
23x15px Maurice Trintignant
Aston Martin DBR1/300 Aston Martin 3.0L I6 173
23 S
1100
38 23x15px Team Lotus Engineering 23x15px Innes Ireland
23x15px Mike Taylor
Lotus 11 Coventry Climax 1.1L I4 162
24 S
3000
1 23x15px Francisco Godia 23x15px Francisco Godia
23x15px Jo Bonnier
Maserati 300 S Maserati 3.0L I6 142
25 S
750
47 23x15px Bernard Deviterne 23x15px Marcel Laillier
23x15px René Bartholoni
DB HBR5 Panhard 0.7L Flat-2 129
26 S
2000
25 23x15px North American Racing Team (NART) 23x15px Pedro Rodriguez
23x15px José Behra
Ferrari 500 TR58 Ferrari 2.0L I4 119
27 S
3000
12 23x15px Scuderia Ferrari 23x15px Mike Hawthorn
23x15px Peter Collins
Ferrari 250 TR58 Ferrari 3.0L V12 112
28 S
750
54 23x15px Automobili Stanguellini 23x15px René Philippe Faure
23x15px Michel Nicol
Stanguellini 750S Stanguellini 0.7L I4 110
29 S
3000
16 23x15px Scuderia Ferrari 23x15px Wolfgang von Trips
23x15px Wolfgang Seidel
Ferrari 250 TR58 Ferrari 3.0L V12 101
30 S
750
48 23x15px Equipe Monopole Course 23x15px Maurice van der Bruwaene
23x15px Jacques Lefourel
Monopole X89 Panhard 0.7L Flat-2 101
31 S
1100
40 23x15px John Ogier 23x15px Tommy Bridger
23x15px Peter Blond
Tojeiro Coventry Climax 1.1L I4 83
32 S
3000
19 23x15px North American Racing Team (NART) 23x15px Edwin D. Martin
23x15px Fernand Tavano
Ferrari 250 TR Ferrari 3.0L V12 77
33 S
3000
20 23x15px Equipe Los Amigos 23x15px François Picard
23x15px Jaroslav Juhan
Ferrari 250 TR Ferrari 3.0L V12 72
34 S
3000
18 23x15px North American Racing Team (NART) 23x15px Dan Gurney
23x15px Bruce Kessler
Ferrari 250 TR Ferrari 3.0L V12 64
35 S
1500
37 23x15px Squadra Virgilio Conrero 23x15px Marcel Lauga
23x15px Jean Hébert
Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV Zagato Alfa Romeo 1.3L I4 59
36 S
2000
30 23x15px Porsche KG 23x15px Richard von Frankenberg
23x15px Claude Storez
Porsche 718 RSK Porsche 1.6L Flat-4 55
37 S
3000
4 23x15px David Brown Racing Dept. 23x15px Roy Salvadori
23x15px Stuart Lewis-Evans
Aston Martin DBR1/300 Aston Martin 3.0L I6 49
38 S
3000
11 23x15px Henri Peignaux 23x15px Jean-Marie Brousselet
23x15px André Guelfi
Jaguar D-Type Jaguar 3.0L I6 47
39 S
3000
17 23x15px Fernand Tavano 23x15px Alfonso Gomez-Mena
23x15px Piero Drogo
Ferrari 250 TR Ferrari 3.0L V12 45
40 S
750
50 23x15px Equipe Monopole Course 23x15px Bernard Consten
23x15px Jean Vinatier
Monopole VM5 Panhard 0.7L Flat-2 44
41 S
3000
9 23x15px Equipe Nationale Belga 23x15px Freddy Rouselle
23x15px Claude Dubois
Lister LM Jaguar 3.0L I6 43
42 S
1500
35 23x15px Team Lotus Engineering 23x15px Jay Chamberlain
23x15px Pete Lovely
Lotus Mk15 Coventry Climax 1.5L I4 39
43 S
750
52 23x15px Automobili Stanguellini 23x15px Georges Guyot
23x15px Pierre Ros
Stanguellini 750S Stanguellini 0.7L I4 38
44 S
3000
58 23x15px Ecurie Francorchamps 23x15px Lucien Bianchi
23x15px Willy Mairesse
Ferrari 250 TR Ferrari 3.0L V12 33
45 S
1500
36 23x15px Squadra Virgilio Conrero 23x15px Giorgio Ubezzi
23x15px Eric Catulle
Alfa Romeo Giulietta SV Zagato Alfa Romeo 1.3L I4 31
46 S
3000
2 23x15px David Brown Racing Dept. 23x15px Stirling Moss
23x15px Jack Brabham
Aston Martin DBR1/300 Aston Martin 3.0L I6 30
47 S
3000
57 23x15px Maurice Charles 23x15px Maurice Charles
23x15px John Young
Jaguar D-Type Jaguar 3.0L I6 29
48 S
1100
39 23x15px Car Exchange 23x15px William Frost
23x15px Robert Hicks
Lotus 11 Coventry Climax 1.1L I4 28
49 S
2000
23 23x15px Jean Thépenier 23x15px Eugène Martin
23x15px Michel Dagorne
Maserati 200SI Maserati 2.0L I4 20
50 S
750
56 23x15px Equipe Lotus France 23x15px Roger Masson
23x15px André Héchard
Lotus Mk15 Coventry Climax 0.7L I4 19
51 S
750
49 23x15px Equipe Monopole Course 23x15px René Cotton
23x15px André Beaulieux
Monopole X86 Panhard 0.7L Flat-2 10
52 S
3000
6 23x15px Ecurie Ecosse 23x15px Jack Fairman
23x15px Masten Gregory
Jaguar D-Type Jaguar 3.0L I6 7
53 S
2000
26 23x15px Team Lotus Engineering 23x15px Cliff Allison
23x15px Graham Hill
Lotus Mk15 Coventry Climax 2.0L I4 3
54 S
3000
7 23x15px Ecurie Ecosse 23x15px John Lawrence
23x15px Ninian Sanderson
Jaguar D-Type Jaguar 3.0l I6 2
55 S
750
43 23x15px Just-Emile Vernet 23x15px Jean-Marie Dumazer
23x15px Robert Dutoit
V.P. Renault 0.7L I4 2

Statistics

  • Fastest Lap - #12 Scuderia Ferrari - 4:08.0
  • Distance - 4101.926 km
  • Average Speed - 170.914 km/h

Trophy Winners

  • 24th Biennial Cup — None awarded (no finishers)
  • Index of Performance - #42 Autombili O.S.C.A.