Datos de esta edición: – 4ª prueba puntuable para el WSC (World Sportscar Championship) de 1959 – Longitud del circuito: 13,461 km Primer clasificado: – Distancia recorrida: 4.347,900 km – Velocidad media: 181,163 km/h – Margen r/ al segundo: 10,241 km  Vuelta rápida – Jean Behra – #12 Ferrari 250 TR 59 – Scuderia Ferrari en 4min 00s 9 – 25ª Copa Bienal: #46 D.B. HBR4 – Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet – Premio de la Performance: #46 D.B. HBR4 – Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet – Premio de la Eficiencia Energética: #45 D.B. HBR4 – Deutsch et Bonnet Incidencias: – #55 no clasifica por no haber recorrido al menos el 70% de la distancia recorrida por el primer clasificado.
Poster Le Mans 1959

Poster Le Mans 1959

Clasificación final de la carrera
Pos Cat Escudería [País] Pilotos Chasis Motor Vueltas D.recorrida Vel. media
1 S 3.0 5 David Brown Racing Dept. [GBR] [USA] Carroll Shelby [GBR] Roy Salvadori Aston Martin DBR1/300 Aston Martin 3.0 L6 323
2 S 3.0 6 David Brown Racing Dept. [GBR] [FRA] Maurice Trintignant [BEL] Paul Frère Aston Martin DBR1/300 Aston Martin 3.0 L6 322
3 GT 3.0 11 Écurie Nationale Belge [BEL] [BEL] Jean Blaton [BEL] Léon Dernier Ferrari 250 GT LWB Coupé Ferrari 3.0 V12 297
4 GT 3.0 18 North American Racing Team [USA] [BEL] André Pilette [USA] George Arents Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Ferrari 3.0 V12 296
5 GT 3.0 16 Fernand Tavano / N A R T [FRA] / [USA] [FRA][FRA] Fernand Tavano [USA] Bob Grossman Ferrari 250 GT California Ferrari 3.0 V12 294
6 GT 3.0 20 Lino Fayen [YUG] [YUG] Lino Fayen [ITA] Gino Munaron Ferrari 250 GT Berlinetta Ferrari 3.0 V12 293
7 GT 2.0 29 Rudd Racing Ltd. [GBR] [GBR] Ted Whiteaway [GBR] John Turner AC Ace Bristol 2.0 I6 273
8 GT 1.5 41 William S. Frost [GBR] [GBR] Peter Lumsden [GBR] Peter Riley Lotus Elite Mk14 Coventry Climax 1.2 L4 270
9 GT 750 46 Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet [FRA] [FRA] René Cotton [FRA] Louis Cornet DB HBR4 Panhard 0.7 F2 258
10 GT 1.5 42 Border Reivers [GBR] [GBR] Sir John Whitmore [GBR] Jim Clark Lotus Elite Mk14 Coventry Climax 1.2 L4 257
11 GT 750 45 Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet [FRA] [FRA] Bernard Consten [FRA] Paul Armagnac DB HBR4 Panhard 0.7 F2 247
12 GT 750 44 Sture Nottorp [SWE] [SWE] Sture Nottorp [SWE] Gunnar Bengtsson Saab 93 Sport Saab 0.7 L3 232
13 NC S 750 55 Automobili Stanguellini [ITA] [FRA] Roger Delageneste [FRA] Paul Guiraud Stanguellini 750 Sport BA Fiat 0.7 L4 220
14 ABD GT 750 48 Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet [FRA] [FRA] René Bartholoni [FRA] Francois Jaeger DB HBR5 Panhard 0.7 F2 169
15 ABD GT 2.0 27 Standard Triumph [GBR] [GBR] Ninian Sanderson [BEL] Claude Dubois Triumph TR3S Triumph 2.0 L4 114
16 ABD S 1.1 48 Roger Masson [FRA] [FRA] Roger Masson [FRA] Jean Vinatier DB HBR5 Panhard 0.9 F2 179
17 ABD GT 2.0 33 F.W.R. Lund [GBR] [GBR] Ted Lund [GBR] Colin Escott MG A Twin Cam MG 1.6 L4 185
18 ABD S 3.0 14 Scuderia Ferrari [ITA] [USA] Phil Hill [BEL] Olivier Gendebien Ferrari 250 TR59 Ferrari 3.0 V12 263
19 ABD S 1.5 35 Jean Kerguen [FRA] [FRA] Jean Kerguen [MAR] Robert La Caze Porsche 550 RS Porsche 1.5 F4 229
20 ABD S 1.5 37 Ed Hugus [USA] [USA] Ed Hugus [USA] Ray Erickson Porsche 718 RSK Porsche 1.5 F4 240
21 ABD S 1.5 36 Baron Carel Godin de Beaufort [NDL] [NDL] Carel Godin de Beaufort [BRA] Christian Heins Porsche 718 RSK Porsche 1.5 F4 186
22 ABD S 750 53 Team Lotus Engineering [GBR] [GBR] Alan Stacey [GBR] Keith Greene Lotus 17 Coventry Climax 0.7 L4 156
23 ABD S 1.5 34 Porsche KG [DEU] [DEU] Edgar Barth [DEU] Wolfgang Seidel Porsche 718 RSK Porsche 1.5 F4 168
24 ABD S 2.0 31 Porsche KG [DEU] [SWE] Jo Bonnier [DEU] Wolfgang von Trips Porsche 718 RSK Porsche 1.5 F4 182
25 ABD S 3.0 8 Ecurie Ecosse [GBR] [GBR] Ron Flockhart [GBR] John Lawrence Tojeiro Jaguar 3.0 L6 137
26 ABD GT 1.5 38 Équipe Los Amigos [FRA] [FRA] Jean-Claude Vidilles [FRA] Jean-François Malle Lotus Elite Mk14 Coventry Climax 1.2 L4 105
27 ABD S 2.0 25 Standard Triumph [GBR] [GBR] Peter Jopp [GBR] Richard Stoop Triumph TR3S Triumph 2.0 L4 245
28 ABD S 3.0 12 Scuderia Ferrari [ITA] [USA] Dan Gurney [FRA] Jean Behra Ferrari 250 TR59 Ferrari 3.0 V12 129
29 ABD S 3.0 30 Team Lotus Engineering [GBR] [GBR] Graham Hill [USA] Derek Jolly Lotus 15 Coventry Climax 2.0 L4 119
30 ABD S 750 52 O.S.C.A. Automobili [ITA] [FRA] Jean Laroche [MON] André Testut O.S.C.A. 750 Sport O.S.C.A. 0.7 L4 88
31 ABD GT 750 50 Alejandro de Tomaso [ARG] [ARG] Alejandro de Tomaso [GBR] Colin Davis DB HBR5 Panhard 0.7 F2 63
32 ABD S 3.0 1 Brian Lister [GBR] [GBR] Ivor Bueb [GBR] Bruce Halford Lister LM Jaguar 3.0 L6 121
33 ABD S 3.0 19 Edwin D. Martin [USA] [USA] Edwin D. Martin [USA] William Kimberley Ferrari 250 TR58 Ferrari 3.0 V12 108
34 ABD S 3.0 3 Ecurie Ecosse [GBR] [GBR] Innes Ireland [USA] Masten Gregory Jaguar D-Type Modifié Jaguar 3.0 L6 70
35 ABD S 2.0 24 Cooper Car Company [GBR] [GBR] Jim Russell [NZL] Bruce McLaren Cooper T49 Monaco Mk1 Coventry Climax 2.0 L4 79
36 ABD S 2.0 32 Porsche KG [DEU] [DEU] Hans Herrmann [ITA] Umberto Maglioli Porsche 718 RSK Porsche 1.5 F4 78
37 ABD S 2.0 23 Scuderia Ferrari [ITA] [ITA] Giulio Cabianca [ITA] Giorgio Scarlatti Ferrari Dino 196S Ferrari 1.9L V6 63
38 ABD GT 1.1 59 Jacques Faucher [FRA] [FRA] Jacques Faucher [FRA] Gérard Leffargue DB HBR4 Panhard 0.9 F2 53
39 ABD S 750 56 Automobili Stanguellini [ITA] [FRA] René Louis Revillon [FRA] Joseph Dieu Stanguellini 750 Sport Bialbero Fiat 0.7 L4 37
40 ABD S 3.0 4 David Brown Racing Dept. [GBR] [GBR] Stirling Moss [GBR] Jack Fairman Aston Martin DBR1/300 Aston Martin 3.0 L6 70
41 ABD GT 750 43 S.A. Hurrell / R.M. North [GBR] [GBR] Sydney H. Hurrell [GBR] Roy North Saab 93 Sport Saab 0.7 L3 35
42 ABD S 750 54 Team Lotus Engineering [GBR] [GBR] Michael Taylor [GBR] Johnathon Sieff Lotus 17 Coventry Climax 0.7 L4 23
43 ABD S 750 51 O.S.C.A. Automobili [ITA] [MEX] Pedro Rodríguez [MEX] Ricardo Rodríguez O.S.C.A. Sport 750TN O.S.C.A. 0.7 L4 32
44 ABD S 3.0 2 Brian Lister [GBR] [USA] Walt Hansgen [GBR] Peter Blond Lister LM Jaguar 3.0 L6 52
45 ABD S 3.0 7 A.G. Whitehead [GBR] [GBR] Graham Whitehead [GBR] Brian Naylor Aston Martin DBR1/300 Aston Martin 3.0 L6 52
46 ABD S 3.0 10 Écurie Nationale Belge [BEL] [BEL] Lucien Bianchi [BEL] Alain de Changy Ferrari 250 TR58 Ferrari 3.0 V12 47
47 ABD GT 2.0 60 John Dashwood [GBR] [GBR] John Dashwood [GBR] William Wilks Frazer-Nash Le Mans Bristol 2.0 L6 30
48 ABD S 750 62 Société E.F.A.C. [FRA] [FRA] René Philippe Faure [FRA] Georges Guyot Stanguellini Efac SP Fiat 0.7 L4 58
49 ABD S 3.0 15 Scuderia Ferrari [ITA] [GBR] Cliff Allison [BRA] Hernando da Silva Ramos Ferrari 250 TR59 Ferrari 3.0 V12 41
50 ABD GT 2.0 26 Standard Triumph [GBR] [GBR] Peter Bolton [GBR] Michael Rotschild Triumph TR3S Triumph 2.0 L4 35
51 ABD S 3.0 17 North American Racing Team [USA] [USA] Gilbert Geitner [USA] Rod Carveth Ferrari 250 TR58 Ferrari 3.0 V12 21
52 ABD GT 3.0 21 Écurie Trois Chevrons [CHE] [CHE] Hubert Patthey [CHE] Renaud Calderari Aston Martin DB4 GT Aston Martin 3.0 L6 21
53 ABD GT 750 47 Automobiles Deutsch et Bonnet [FRA] [FRA] Pierre Chancel [FRA] Gérard Laureau DB HBR4 Panhard 0.7 F2 9
ABD.=Abandona – ELI=Eliminado – DSQ.=Descalificado – NC.=No clasificado