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Tue 19 Jun 2001
Standings after 20 hours

Standings after 20 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 270 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 267 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 257 4 16...

Porsche Motorsports Hour 22 report

Porsche Motorsports Hour 22 report

Porsche Battle for Le Mans GT Title Coming Down to Two Cars With Two Hours Left LE MANS, France - June 17 -- With only two hours to go in the 69th edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Porsche-only battle in the LM GT class is far from being...

Chrysler Team Oreca 13.00 hrs report

Chrysler Team Oreca 13.00 hrs report

Chrysler Team ORECA has maintained its fourth position overall as Sunday afternoon, and the final four hours of the race, approaches. Olivier Beretta, Karl Wendlinger and Pedro Lamy hold onto the position despite needing a starter motor changed ...

Bentley 20 hour report

Bentley 20 hour report

Le Mans, 17TH June 2001, midday... With four hours to run the number 8 Bentley EXP Speed 8 continues to run quickly and smoothly. It has consolidated its hold on third place, in the last four hours extending it's lead over the fourth placed car...

Audi morning notes

Audi morning notes

Le Mans, France -- The two Infineon Audi R8 cars completed a very tough night in the Le Mans 24 Hour race without significant difficulties. Last year's winners Frank Biela, Tom Kristensen and Emanuele Pirro extended their lead over the sister car...

Chrysler Team Oreca 08.00 report

Chrysler Team Oreca 08.00 report

Chrysler Team ORECA is steadily making its way towards the front of the field with one of the team's two remaining Chrysler LMPs. Pedro Lamy, Olivier Beretta and Karl Wendlinger have had a water pump change overnight and are currently fourth ...

Team Bentley Hour sixteen race recap

Team Bentley Hour sixteen race recap

TEAM BENTLEY AFTER SIXTEEN HOURS Le Mans, 17TH June 2001, 8.00am... During the last four hours the number 8 Bentley EXP Speed 8 has consolidated its third position, running without fault and extending its lead over the fourth placed car to five...

Gleason 11th Hour report

Gleason 11th Hour report

Gleason, Fairbanks and Huertgen Are Still Running Near Halfway Mark at Le Mans; Trio Is Using Race to Raise Funds for The Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation LE MANS, France, June 16, 8:30 p.m. Central Time — As the 24 Hours of Le Mans ...

Quiet morning at Le Mans

Quiet morning at Le Mans

Le Mans (Motorsport.com) -- The morning at Le Mans has been quiet, as teams continue to work toward the objective of finishing the race, an objective that now begins to look attainable. Several showers and light rain punctuated the morning's ...

Standings after 19 hours

Standings after 19 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 256 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 253 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 243 4 16...

Standings after 18 hours

Standings after 18 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 228 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 226 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 217 4 16...

Standings after 17 hours

Standings after 17 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 228 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 226 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 217 4 16...

Standings after 16 hours

Standings after 16 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 213 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 210 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 201 4 16...

Standings after 15 hours

Standings after 15 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 198 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 195 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 187 4 16...

Standings after 14 hours

Standings after 14 hours

1 1 LMP900 INFINEON AUDI R8 BIELA/PIRRO/KRISTENSEN 183 2 2 LMP900 INFINEON AUDI R8 AIELLO/CAPELLO/PESCATORI 180 3 8 LMGTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 WALLACE/LEITZINGER/VAN DE POELE 173 4 ...

Standings after 13 hours

Standings after 13 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 168 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 165 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 158 4 6...

Standings after 12 hours

Standings after 12 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 154 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 151 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 144 4 38...

Audi holds onto the lead through the night

Audi holds onto the lead through the night

Le Mans (Motorsport.com) -- As the morning dawned over the famed Le Mans circuit, the field in the 24 hours' race had been reduced to 27 cars from the original 48, with numerous reliability failures throughout the night. The factory Joest Audi...

Standings after 11 hours

Standings after 11 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 139 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 138 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 131 4 38...

Standings after 10 hours

Standings after 10 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 126 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 126 3 15 DALMAS, SARRAZIN, MONTAGNY P900 CHRYSLER-MOPAR LMP2001 119 4 8...

Standings after 9 hours

Standings after 9 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 113 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 113 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 107 4 15...

Standings after 8 hours

Standings after 8 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 100 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 100 3 17 BOURDAIS, BOULLION, REDON P900 COURAGE-PEUGEOT C60 96 4 8...

Standings after 7 hours

Standings after 7 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 88 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 87 3 8 WALLACE, LEITZINGER, VAN DE POELE GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 85 4 17...

Standings after 6 hours

Standings after 6 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 76 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 75 3 3 HERBERT, THEYS, KELLENERS P900 AUDI R8 74 4 8...

Standings after 5 hours

Standings after 5 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 63 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 62 3 3 HERBERT, THEYS, KELLENERS P900 AUDI R8 62 4 8...

Standings after 4 hours

Standings after 4 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 51 2 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 50 3 7 BRUNDLE, ORTELLI, SMITH GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 49 4 3...

Standings after 3 hours

Standings after 3 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 40 2 7 BRUNDLE, ORTELLI, SMITH GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 39 3 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 39 4 8...

Standings after 2 hours

Standings after 2 hours

1 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 27 2 7 BRUNDLE, ORTELLI, SMITH GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 26 3 2 AIELLO, CAPELLO, PESCATORI P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 26 4 3...

Team Bentley Hour twelve report

Team Bentley Hour twelve report

TEAM BENTLEY AFTER TWELVE HOURS Le Mans, 17TH June 2001 4.00am... The number 8 Bentley EXP Speed 8 prototype has reached the half way point in good shape, setting consistent, quick laps in drying conditions with excellent speed being shown by...

Audi - first 7 hours

Audi - first 7 hours

<pre> The following is a detailed log of the progress of the Audi R8 sportscars at Le Mans. Audi Sport Race Facts ...

Chrysler team Oreca retires one car, two others in top ten

Chrysler team Oreca retires one car, two others in top ten

Chrysler Team ORECA was forced to retire its highest-placed Chrysler LMP at 0230 after a breakage in the valve train caused terminal damage to the engine. Stephane Sarrazin was driving the car in third position overall and was preparing for a ...

Audi endures 24 hours to victory

Audi endures 24 hours to victory

Le Mans (Motorsport.com) -- The Audi factory team repeated its success in this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans, claiming the top two positions in a convincing victory with nary a hiccup on the march to the podium, with the ...

Mon 18 Jun 2001
Team Bentley after eight hours

Team Bentley after eight hours

Le Mans, 16TH June 2001 midnight... Following the retirement of the number 7 Bentley EXP 8 prototype, its number 8 sister is going well, running as high as third before stopping to change the electronics for its gearbox. This 20-minute stop...

Standings after 1 hour

Standings after 1 hour

1 7 BRUNDLE, ORTELLI, SMITH GTP BENTLEY EXP SPEED 8 12 2 11 GRAF, DAVIES, FORMATO P900 PANOZ LMP07 12 3 1 BIELA, PIRRO, KRISTENSEN P900 INFINEON AUDI R8 12 4 10...

Bentley hour four report

Bentley hour four report

Le Mans, 16TH June 2001, 9.40 pm... The Number 7 Bentley EXP Speed 8 prototype has retired from the race after becoming stranded with gear selection problems at the Porsche Curves on lap 56. The car, crewed by Martin Brundle, Stephane Ortelli and...

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