Datos de esta edición: – 8ª prueba puntuable para el WSC (World Sportscar Championship) de 1963 – Longitud del circuito: 13,461 km – 300.000 espectadoresPrimer clasificado: – Distancia recorrida: 4.561,710 km – Velocidad media: 190,071 km/h – Margen r/ al segundo: 215,390 kmPole Position – Pedro Rodriguez – #10 Ferrari 330 TRI-LM – NART en 3min 50s 09 Vuelta rápida – John Surtees – #23 Ferrari 250 P – SpA Ferrari SEFAC en 3min 53s 2 – Premio de la Performance: #21 Ferrari 250 P – SpA Ferrari SEFAC – Premio de la Eficiencia Energética: #53 René Bonnet Aérodjet LM 6 Incidencias: – #53 no se clasifica por no haber recorrido al menos el 70% de la distancia recorrida por el primer clasificado. – #00 no se clasifica por ser invitado y no optar a clasificación, termina 7º.
Poster Le Mans 1963

Poster Le Mans 1963

Clasificación final de la carrera
Pos Cat Escudería [País] Pilotos Chasis Motor Vueltas D.recorrida Vel. media
1 P 3.0 21 SpA Ferrari SEFAC [ITA] [ITA] Lorenzo Bandini [ITA] Ludovico Scarfiotti Ferrari 250P Ferrari 3.0 V12 339
2 GT 3.0 24 Équipe Nationale Belge [BEL] [BEL] Jean Blaton [BEL] Gerhard Langlois van Ophem Ferrari 250 GTO Ferrari 3.0 V12 323
3 P 3.0 22 SpA Ferrari SEFAC [ITA] [GBR] Mike Parkes [ITA] Umberto Maglioli Ferrari 250P Ferrari 3.0 V12 323
4 GT 3.0 25 Écurie Francorchamps [BEL] [FRA] Pierre Dumay [BEL] Léon Dernier Ferrari 250 GTO Ferrari 3.0 V12 322
5 P +3.0 12 Maranello Concessionaires Ltd. [GBR] [GBR] Jack Sears [GBR] Michael Salmon Ferrari 330 LMB Ferrari 4.0 V12 314
6 GT 3.0 26 North American Racing Team [USA] [USA] Masten Gregory [GBR] David Piper Ferrari 250 GTO LMB Ferrari 3.0 V12 312
7 GT +3.0 3 AC Cars Ltd. / W. Hurlock [GBR] [GBR] Peter Bolton [GBR] Ninian Sanderson AC Cobra Hardtop Ford 4.7 V8 310
8 P 3.0 28 Porsche System Engineering [DEU] [DEU] Herbert Linge [DEU] Edgar Barth Porsche 718/8 WRS Spyder Porsche 2.0 F8 300
9 GT +3.0 15 Briggs S. Cunningham [USA] [USA] Briggs S. Cunningham [USA] Bob Grossman Jaguar E-Type E Lightweight Jaguar 3.8 L6 283
10 GT 1.3 39 Team Elite [GBR] [GBR] John Wagstaff [GBR] Pat Ferguson Lotus Elite Mk14 Coventry Climax 1.2 L4 270
11 P 3.0 53 Automobiles René Bonnet [FRA] [FRA] Jean-Pierre Beltoise [FRA] Claude Bobrowski René Bonnet Aérodjet LM6 Renault-Gordini 1.1 L4 269
12 GT 2.0 31 Alan Hutcherson [USA] [USA] Alan Hutcherson [IRL] Paddy Hopkirk MG B Hardtop MG 1.8 L4 264
13 NC 00 Owen Racing Organisation [GBR] [GBR] Graham Hill [USA] Richie Ginther Rover-BRM Rover 2.0 Turbine 310
14 NC P 3.0 41 Automobiles René Bonnet [FRA] [FRA] Bruno Basini [FRA] Robert Bouharde René Bonnet Aérodjet Renault-Gordini 1.1 L4 211
15 ABD P 3.0 23 SpA Ferrari SEFAC [ITA] [GBR] John Surtees [BEL] Willy Mairesse Ferrari 250P Ferrari 3.0 V12 252
16 ABD P 3.0 50 Société des Automobiles Alpine [FRA] [FRA] Bernard Boyer [FRA] Guy Verrier Alpine M63 Renault-Gordini 1.0 L4 227
17 ABD GT 1.6 32 Sunbeam Talbot [GBR] [GBR] Jack Lewis [GBR] Keith Ballisat Sunbeam Alpine Sunbeam 1.6 L4 200
18 ABD GT 1.3 38 Team Elite [GBR] [AUS] Frank Gardner [GBR] John Coundley Lotus Elite Mk14 Coventry Climax 1.2 L4 167
19 ABD GT 1.6 34 Scuderia St. Ambroeus [ITA] [ITA] Giancarlo Sala [ITA] Romolo Rossi Alfa Romeo Giulietta SZ Alfa Romeo 1.6 L4 165
20 ABD P +3.0 6 Lola Cars Ltd. [GBR] [GBR] Richard Attwood [GBR] David Hobbs Lola Mk6 GT Ford 4.6 V8 151
21 ABD P +3.0 7 David Brown / Aston Martin Lagonda [GBR] [USA] William Kimberley [FRA] Jo Schlesser Aston Martin DP214 Aston Martin 3.7 L6 139
22 ABD P +3.0 11 North American Racing Team [USA] [USA] Dan Gurney [USA] Jim Hall Ferrari 330 LMB Ferrari 4.0 V12 126
23 ABD GT +3.0 4 Ed Hugus [USA] [USA] Ed Hugus [GBR] Peter Jopp AC Cobra Coupé Ford 4.7 V8 127
24 ABD GT 2.0 30 Porsche System Engineering [DEU] [CHE] Heinz Schiller [NDL] Ben Pon Porsche 356B 2000GS GT Porsche 2.0 F4 115
25 ABD P +3.0 10 North American Racing Team [USA] [MEX] Pedro Rodríguez [USA] Roger Penske Ferrari 330 TRI/LM Ferrari 4.0 V12 113
26 ABD P 3.0 44 Lawrence Tune Engineering [GBR] [GBR] Chris Lawrence [GBR] Chris Spender Deep Sanderson 301 BMC 1.0 L4 110
27 ABD P 3.0 27 Porsche System Engineering [DEU] [SWE] Jo Bonnier [ZAF] Tony Maggs Porsche 718/8 GTR Coupé Porsche 2.0 F8 109
28 ABD GT 3.0 20 SpA Ferrari SEFAC [ITA] [FRA] Fernand Tavano [ITA] Carlo Maria Abate Ferrari 250 GTO Ferrari 3.0L V12 105
29 ABD P 3.0 58 Jean-Georges Branche [FRA] [FRA] Jean-Georges Branche [BEL] Claude Dubois Fiat-Abarth 850TC Fiat 0.8 L4 96
30 ABD P 3.0 42 Donald Healey Motor Company [GBR] [GBR] Sir John Whitmore [ZAF] Bob Olthoff Austin-Healey Sprite 1100 BMC 1.1 L4 94
31 ABD GT 2.0 29 Porsche System Engineering [DEU] [DEU] Gerhard Koch [NDL] Carel Godin de Beaufort Porsche 356B 2000GS GT Porsche 2.0 F4 94
32 ABD GT 1.6 33 Sunbeam Talbot [GBR] [GBR] Peter Harper [GBR] Peter Procter Sunbeam Alpine Sunbeam 1.6 L4 93
33 ABD P +3.0 9 Pierre Noblet [BEL] [BEL] Pierre Noblet [FRA] Jean Guichet Ferrari 330 LMB Ferrari 4.0 V12 75
34 ABD GT 1.6 35 Scuderia St. Ambroeus [ITA] [ITA] Giampiero Biscaldi [ITA] Sergio Pedretti Alfa Romeo Giulietta SZ Alfa Romeo 1.6 L4 70
35 ABD GT +3.0 19 Jean Kerguen [FRA] [FRA] Jean Kerguen [FRA] Jacques Dewes Aston Martin DB4 GT Zagato Aston Martin 3.8 L6 69
36 ABD P 3.0 49 Société des Automobiles Alpine [FRA] [FRA] René Richard [ITA] Piero Frescobaldi Alpine M63 Renault-Gordini 1.0 L4 63
37 ABD GT +3.0 8 David Brown / Aston Martin Lagonda [GBR] [GBR] Innes Ireland [NZL] Bruce McLaren Aston Martin DP214 Aston Martin 3.7 L6 59
38 ABD P 3.0 48 Société des Automobiles Alpine [FRA] [FRA] José Rosinski [BRA] Christian Heins Alpine M63 Renault-Gordini 1.0 L4 50
39 ABD P 3.0 52 Urbain Fabre [FRA] [FRA] Jean-Pierre Manzon [FRA] Jean Rolland René Bonnet Aérodjet LM6 Renault-Gordini 1.0 L4 47
40 ABD P +3.0 2 Maserati France / Johnny Simone [FRA] [FRA] André Simon [USA] Lloyd Casner Maserati Tipo 151/3 Maserati 4.9 V8 40
41 ABD GT +3.0 16 Briggs S. Cunningham [USA] [USA] Paul Richards [GBR] Roy Salvadori Jaguar E-Type Lightweight Jaguar 3.8 L6 40
42 ABD P +3.0 17 Peter J. Sargent [GBR] [GBR] Peter Sargent [GBR] Peter Lumsden Lister Coupé Jaguar 3.8 L6 29
43 ABD P +3.0 18 David Brown / Aston Martin Lagonda [GBR] [USA] Phil Hill [BEL] Lucien Bianchi Aston Martin DP215 Aston Martin 4.0 L6 29
44 ABD P 3.0 54 Automobiles René Bonnet [FRA] [FRA] Gérard Leureau [FRA] Jean Vinatier René Bonnet RB5 Renault 0.7 L4 25
45 ABD GT +3.0 14 Briggs S. Cunningham [USA] [USA] Walt Hansgen [USA] Augie Pabst Jaguar E-Type Lightweight Jaguar 3.8 L6 8
46 ABD GT 1.6 36 Scuderia Filipinetti [CHE] [CHE] Karl Foitek [CHE] Armand Schäfer Alfa Romeo Giulietta SZ Alfa Romeo 1.6 L4 7
47 ABD P 3.0 51 Automobiles René Bonnet [FRA] [FRA] Roger Masson [FRA] Pierre Monneret René Bonnet Aérodjet LM6 Renault-Gordini 1.0 L4 4
48 ABD P 3.0 55 « Sarayac » [FRA] [FRA] Guy Flayac [FRA] Lucien Barthe Fiat-Abarth 1000SP Fiat 1.0 L4 3
49 ABD P 3.0 56 Auto Union GmbH [DEU] [FRA] Alain Bertaut [FRA] André Guilhaudin CD 3 DKW-Manztel 0.7 L3 1
ABD.=Abandona – ELI=Eliminado – DSQ.=Descalificado – NC.=No clasificado