07:32Pre-race ceremonies begin
09:32The drivers run to their cars
10:24Masten Gregory overtakes 20 cars on the first lap in the Maserati.
12:02Jaguar runs off track after missing his breaking point
12:43Storm breaks over the Sarthe circuit
12:56The Ferrari of Lucien Bianchi crashes
15:47Ferrari still leads by morning as rain dries
17:54Pit stops for Ferrari, Corvette and DB4
19:34Car being pushed away by fans
22:13The race is won by Olivier Gendebien and Paul Frère in their Ferrari.