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

24 Hours of Le Mans 2015: LMP2 Preview

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Long considered an ailing category in which simply getting to the finish would secure your team a podium position, LMP2 has been completely transformed in recent years. Taking the grid at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans will be … Continued