LM24: Rookie Porsche wins Le Mans

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Porsche took its seventeenth overall victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans with an outstanding performance at the twice-round-the-clock race. Drivers Nick Tandy, Nico Hülkenberg and Earl Bamberg brought the #19 919 Hybrid home ahead of the #17 Porsche … Continued

LM24: Hour 13 to 18 – Tiredness takes hold

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A fascinating race at Le Mans continued through the night, as teams and drivers turned their focus to making the chequered flag. With six hours left, the #18 Porsche 919 Hybrid driven by Nick Tandy continues to lead from the … Continued

Porsche on pole for the 24 hours

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Porsche Team retained its dominating position at the top of the time sheets in Thursday’s final qualifying sessions, with no improvements seen on the new lap record 3:16.887 posted by Neel Jani on Wednesday. Further down the grid, it was … Continued

Le Mans 1955: In Memoriam

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This year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans marks an anniversary of a very sombre kind. It’s 60 years to the day since Pierre Levegh’s Mercedes crashed on lap 35, killing 84 people including Levegh himself and injuring scores more. Levegh … Continued