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Track action scene, right to left: Car Number 18, a DB HBR5, (Fernand Carpentier and Marcel Picart, co-drivers), 558 CY63 (registration), Car Number 1, a Stanguellini S750, (René Philippe Faure and Gilbert Foury, co-drivers)

12 Hours of Reims

  • Title 12 Hours of Reims
  • Source George Phillips Photograph Collection  
  • Description Track action scene, right to left: Car Number 18, a DB HBR5, (Fernand Carpentier and Marcel Picart, co-drivers), 558 CY63 (registration), Car Number 1, a Stanguellini S750, (René Philippe Faure and Gilbert Foury, co-drivers)
  • Years 1956  
  • Date 1956-06-30
  • Photographer George Phillips  
  • City Reims  
  • Country France  
  • Marque DB   Stanguellini  
  • Model DB HBR5   Stanguellini S750  
  • Engine Type Panhard F2, FIAT L4  
  • Group/Class S 1.5   S 750  
  • Vehicle Markings Car Number 18, DB (nose badge), 558 CY63 (front registration plaque), Car Number 1
  • Event 12 Hours of Reims - S 1.5  
  • Venue Reims-Gueux  
  • Entrant Fernand Carpentier   Roger Faure  
  • Race Data Fernand Carpentier and Marcel Picart co-driving Car Number 18, a DB HBR5, finished eighth overall and fifth in class in the 12 hours race. René Philippe Faure and Gilbert Foury co-driving Car Number 1, a Stanguellini S750, finished sixth overall and second in class in the 12 hours race.
  • Identifier 2006-001PHIL-1956-b1_31.1_0031
  • Original Format black-and-white negatives  
  • Rights Copyright has been assigned to The Revs Institute. Although copyright was transferred by the donor, copyright in some items in the collection may still be held by their respective creator. The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright which may be involved in the use of this collection.

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