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Track action scene, left to right: Car Number 3, a Cunningham C-4R, (John Fitch and George Rice, co-drivers), Car Number 2, the Cunningham C-4RK, (Phil Walters and Duane Carter, co-drivers), Car Number 4, an Allard J2X Le Mans (Sydney Allard and Jack Fairman, co-drivers), Car Number 10, a Nash-Healey, (Leslie Johnson and Tommy Wisdom, co-drivers).

24 Hours of Le Mans

  • Title 24 Hours of Le Mans
  • Source George Phillips Photograph Collection  
  • Description Track action scene, left to right: Car Number 3, a Cunningham C-4R, (John Fitch and George Rice, co-drivers), Car Number 2, the Cunningham C-4RK, (Phil Walters and Duane Carter, co-drivers), Car Number 4, an Allard J2X Le Mans (Sydney Allard and Jack Fairman, co-drivers), Car Number 10, a Nash-Healey, (Leslie Johnson and Tommy Wisdom, co-drivers).
  • Years 1952  
  • Date 1952-06-14
  • Photographer George Phillips  
  • City Le Mans  
  • Country France  
  • Marque Cunningham   Allard   Nash-Healey  
  • Model Cunningham C-4R   Cunningham C-4RK   Allard J2X Le Mans   Nash-Healey  
  • Group/Class S 8.0   S 5.0  
  • Vehicle Markings Car Number 3, Car Number 2, Car Number 4, Car Number 10
  • Event 24 Hours of Le Mans  
  • Venue Circuit de la Sarthe  
  • Entrant B. S. Cunningham   Allard   Healey  
  • Race Data John Fitch and George Rice co-driving Car Number 3, a Cunningham C-4R, qualified thirteenth, but did not finish (DNF) in the 24 hours race. Phil Walters and Duane Carter co-driving Car Number 2, a Cunningham C-4RK, qualified third, but did not finish (DNF) in the 24 hours race. Sydney Allard and Jack Fairman co-driving Car Number 4, an Allard J2X Le Mans, qualified eighteenth, but did not finish (DNF) in the 24 hours race. Leslie Johnson and Tommy Wisdom co-driving Car Number 10, a Nash-Healey, qualified nineteenth and finished third overall and first in class in the 24 hours race.
  • Identifier 2006-001PHIL-1952-b1_16.3_0001
  • 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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