Classic Car Catalogue

24 Heures du Mans
1934

24 Hours of Le Mans
16-17 June 1934
Circuit Permanent de la Sarthe

France

 

Entries and results:
No.   Drivers: Car: Engine:   Entrant: Group:  
1? Prince Nicholas / Whitney Willard Straight Duesenberg SJ 6682 cc L8 s/c Nicolas de Roumanie   dns
2 Roger Labric / Pierre Veyron Bugatti T50 4945 cc 8 s/c Roger Labric 5.0  
3 Just-Emile Vernet / Daniel Porthault Lorraine-Dietrich B3-6 3504 cc L6 Just-Emile Vernet 5.0  
4 Norbert Jean Mahé / Jean Desvignes Bugatti T44 2991 cc 8 Norbert Jean Mahé 3.0  
5 Freddy Clifford / Owen Saunders-Davies Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 LM 2387 cc 8 s/c Tim Rose Richards 3.0  
6 Lord Howe / Tim Rose-Richards Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 LM 2352 cc 8 s/c Lord Howe 3.0  
7 Raymond Sommer / Dr. Pierre Félix Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 2360 cc 8 s/c Raymond Sommer 3.0  
9 Luigi Chinetti / Philippe Étancelin Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 2336 cc 8 s/c Etancelin/Chinetti 3.0  
14 Charles Brunet / Jean Renaldi Bugatti T55 2262 cc 8 s/c Charles Brunet 3.0  
15 Max Fourney / Louis Decaroli Bugatti T55 2260 cc 8 s/c   M. Bayard 3.0  
16 Louis Villeneuve / Géo Ham Derby L8 2000 cc V8 Louis Villeneuve 2.0  
18 Gwenda Stewart / Louis Bonne Derby L8 1996 cc V8 Mrs. Gwenda Stewart 2.0  
20 Reggie Tongue / Maurice Faulkner Aston Martin Ulster 1494 cc L4 M. R. E. Tongue 1.5  
21 A C Bertelli / Clifton Penn-Hughes Aston Martin Ulster 1494 cc L4 Aston Martin Ltd. 1.5  
22 Thomas Fothringham-Parker / John Appleton Aston Martin Ulster 1494 cc L4 Aston Martin Ltd. 1.5  
23 Mortimer Morris-Goodall / Jim Elwes Aston Martin Ulster 1494 cc L4 Aston Martin Ltd. 1.5  
24 John Cecil Noël / Jen Wheeler Aston Martin Le Mans 1494 cc L4 John Cecil Noël 1.5  
25 Frank Stanley Barnes / Alf Langley Singer Nine Le Mans 1493 cc L6 Frank Stanley Barnes 1.5  
26 Brian Lewis / Johnny Hindmarsh Singer Nine Le Mans 1493 cc L6 A. A. Rigby 1.5  
27 Jean Sébilleau / Georges Delaroche Riley 6/12 MPH Racing 1458 cc L6 Riley Ltd. 1.5  
28 Freddie Dixon / Cyril Paul Riley 6/12 MPH Racing 1458 cc L6 Riley Ltd. 1.5  
29 Auguste Bodoignte / Fernand Vallon Bugatti 1351 cc L4 s/c Auguste Bodoignet 1.5  
30 Albert Debille / Jean Viale Salmson GS 1094 cc L4 Just-Emile Vernet 1.1  
31 Camille Poiré / Gaston Robail Amilcar C6 1091 cc L6 Ecurie De L' Ours 1.1  
32 Jean de Gavardie / George Stewart Amilcar C6 1091 cc L6 Jean De Gavardie 1.1  
33 John Ludovic Ford / Maurice Baumer MG Magnette K3 1087 cc L6 s/c John Ludovic Ford 1.1  
34 Charles E.C. Martin / Roy Eccles MG Magnette K3 1087 cc L6 s/c Roy Eccles 1.1  
36 Alex van der Becke / Kenneth Peacock Riley Brooklands 9 1087 cc L4 Riley Ltd. 1.1  
37 Sammy Newsome / Percy Maclure Riley Ulster Imp 9 1087 cc L4 Riley Ltd. 1.1  
38 Dorothy Champney Canada Kay Petre Riley Ulster Imp 9 1087 cc L4 Miss Dorothy Champney 1.1  
39 Jean Trévoux / René Carriére Riley Ulster Imp 9 1087 cc L4 Jean Trévoux 1.1  
40 Freddie de Clifford / Charles Brackenbury Lagonda Rapier 1080 cc L4   Lord De Clifford 1.1  
41 Georges Boursin / "Nadeau" Amilcar CGS 1080 cc L4 Georges Boursin 1.1  
42 Charles Auguste Martin / Fernand Pousse Amilcar CG 1075 cc L4 Charles Auguste Martin 1.1  
43 Pierre Padrault / "Charlault" Tracta 999 cc L4 J. A. Grégoire 1.1  
44 Félix Quinault / Daniélault Tracta 996 cc L4 J. A. Grégoire 1.1  
45 Adrien Alin / Albert Alin B.N.C. 992 cc L4 MM. Alin 1.1  
46 Raymond Gaillard / Paul Vallée Rally 989 cc L4 Raymond Gaillard 1.1  
47 Tommy Wisdom / John Donald Barnes Singer Nine Le Mans 973 cc L4 Singer Ltd. 1.1  
48 Norman Black / J.R.H. Baker Singer Nine Le Mans 973 cc L4 Singer Ltd. 1.1  
49 Gordon Hendy / James Boulton Singer Nine Le Mans 973 cc L4 Gordon Hendy 1.1  
50 R.P. Gardner / A.C. Beloë Singer Nine Le Mans 973 cc L4 R. P. Gardner 1.1  
52 Anne-Cecile Rose-Itier / Charles Duruy MG Midget PA 844 cc L4 Mme. Anne-Rose Itier 1.1  
53 Philippe Maillard-Brune / Charles Druck MG Midget J 746 cc L4 s/c Philippe Maillard-Brune 750  
54 H. Bridgman Metchim / C.H. Masters Austin Seven 746 cc L4 H. Brigham Metchin 750  
      Maserati   Equipe Braillard   dna
      Bugatti 3,0 Equipe Braillard   dna
      Alfa Romeo   Mlle Heldé   dna
      MG L4 M . Collier   dna
      Bugatti         dna
      Bugatti         dna
      Bugatti 4945 cc 8 s/c       dna

Results:

Position: No. Drivers: Car: Laps: Distance: Speed: Group pos.:
1st 9 Luigi Chinetti / Philippe Étancelin Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 213 2886.938 km 120.289 km/h 3.0 1st
2nd 27 Jean Sébilleau / Georges Delaroche Riley 6/12 MPH Racing 200 2706.730 km 112.780 km/h 1.5 1st
3rd 28 Freddie Dixon / Cyril Paul Riley 6/12 MPH Racing 199 2688.156 km 112.006 km/h 1.5 2nd
4th 34 Charles E.C. Martin / Roy Eccles MG Magnette K3 197 2665.030 km 111.042 km/h 1.1 1st
5th 36 Alex van der Becke / Kenneth Peacock Riley Brooklands 9 195 2640.694 km 110.028 km/h 1.1 2nd
6th 37 Sammy Newsome / Percy Maclure Riley Ulster Imp 9 195 2637.932 km 109.930 km/h 1.1 3rd
7th 26 Brian Lewis / Johnny Hindmarsh Singer Nine Le Mans 195 2631.672 km 109.653 km/h 1.5 3rd
8th 25 Frank Stanley Barnes / Alf Langley Singer Nine Le Mans 192 2598.458 km 108.269 km/h 1.5 4th
9th 4 Norbert Jean Mahé / Jean Desvignes Bugatti T44 191 2584.622 km 107.692 km/h 3.0 2nd
10th 20 Reggie Tongue / Maurice Faulkner Aston Martin Ulster 188 2541.334 km 105.888 km/h 1.5 5th
11th 24 John Cecil Noël / Jen Wheeler Aston Martin Le Mans 180 2435.526 km 101.480 km/h 1.5 6th
12th 39 Jean Trévoux / René Carriére Riley Ulster Imp 9 174 2352.688 km 98.028 km/h 1.1 4th
13th 38 Dorothy Champney Canada Kay Petre Riley Ulster Imp 9 172 2327.924 km 96.996 km/h 1.1 5th
14th 32 Jean de Gavardie / George Stewart Amilcar C6 168 2271.096 km 94.629 km/h 1.1 6th
15th 48 Norman Black / J.R.H. Baker Singer Nine Le Mans 163 2203.376 km 91.807 km/h 1.1 7th
16th 40 Freddie de Clifford / Charles Brackenbury Lagonda Rapier 163 2199.342 km 91.639 km/h 1.1 8th
17th 52 Anne-Cecile Rose-Itier / Charles Duruy MG Midget PA 162 2191.198 km 91.299 km/h 1.1 9th
18th 47 Tommy Wisdom / John Donald Barnes Singer Nine Le Mans 161 2180.484 km 90.853 km/h 1.1 10th
19th 44 Félix Quinault / Daniélault Tracta 158 2131.724 km 88.821 km/h 1.1 11th
20th 42 Charles Auguste Martin / Fernand Pousse Amilcar CG 155 2094.952 km 87.289 km/h 1.1 12th
21st 45 Adrien Alin / Albert Alin B.N.C. 150 2027.786 km 84.491 km/h 1.1 13th
22nd 31 Camille Poiré / Gaston Robail Amilcar C6 148 2008.228 km 83.676 km/h 1.1 14th
23rd 50 R.P. Gardner / A.C. Beloë Singer Nine Le Mans 143 1939.012 km 80.792 km/h 1.1 15th
dnf 23 Mortimer Morris-Goodall / Jim Elwes Aston Martin Ulster 155 2091.260 km failure 1.5  
dsq 22 Thomas Fothringham-Parker / John Appleton Aston Martin Ulster 142 1910.864 km dsq 1.5  
dnf 3 Just-Emile Vernet / Daniel Porthault Lorraine-Dietrich B3-6 133 1794.436 km failure 5.0  
dnf 54 H. Bridgman Metchim / C.H. Masters Austin Seven 95 1281.740 km dnf 750  
dnf 29 Auguste Bodoignte / Fernand Vallon Bugatti 90 1214.280 km dnf 1.5  
dnf 6 Lord Howe / Tim Rose-Richards Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 LM 85 1146.820 km failure 3.0  
dnf 33 John Ludovic Ford / Maurice Baumer MG Magnette K3 85 1146.820 km acc. 1.1  
dnf 30 Albert Debille / Jean Viale Salmson GS 82 1106.344 km dnf 1.1  
dnf 14 Charles Brunet / Jean Renaldi Bugatti T55 75 1011.900 km acc. 3.0  
dnf 2 Roger Labric / Pierre Veyron Bugatti T50 73 984.916 km failure 5.0  
dsq 21 A C Bertelli / Clifton Penn-Hughes Aston Martin Ulster 59 796.028 km dsq 1.5  
dsq 49 Gordon Hendy / James Boulton Singer Nine Le Mans 59 796.028 km dsq 1.1  
dnf 16 Louis Villeneuve / Géo Ham Derby L8 44 593.648 km dnf 2.0  
dnf 5 Freddy Clifford / Owen Saunders-Davies Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 LM 40 539.680 km failure 3.0  
dnf 46 Raymond Gaillard / Paul Vallée Rally 38 512.696 km dnf 1.1  
dnf 53 Philippe Maillard-Brune / Charles Druck MG Midget J 30 404.760 km dnf 750  
dnf 43 Pierre Padrault / "Charlault" Tracta 23 310.316 km dnf 1.1  
dnf 18 Gwenda Stewart / Louis Bonne Derby L8 16 215.872 km dnf 2.0  
dsq 15 Max Fourney / Louis Decaroli Bugatti T55 15 202.380 km dsq 3.0  
dnf 7 Raymond Sommer / Dr. Pierre Félix Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 14 188.888 km Fire 3.0  
dnf 41 Georges Boursin / "Nadeau" Amilcar CGS 14 188.888 km dnf 1.1  
Fastest lap: Philippe Etancelin (Alfa Romeo 8C 2300) 5m 41.000s = 142.437 km/h