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Le Mans 2013: Full Race Report

The 90th anniversary Le Mans 24 Hours race was a race packed with action, incident and emotion. Indeed, the highs were high and the lows were very, very low. We would like to remember the 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours as a fine race, one where a great champion won once more, where home favourites finally achieved […]

Le Mans 2014: Open for bookings

As the dust settles on this year’s race, it is now possible to reserve your place at Le Mans 2014! 245,000 spectators attended the Le Mans 24 Hours 2013 this last weekend & amazing at it may seem no sooner have they returned home than plans are being made for next year. To help you ensure […]

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Le Mans 2013: Race Summary

Audi Sport, with Loic Duval, Allan McNish and Tom Kristensen, won an emotional Le Mans 24 Hours, marred by the tragic loss of Kristensen’s countryman Allan Simonsen in an early accident. The race was chaotic and punctuated by a number of incidents, often brought on by inclement weather, but it was a fitting sight to […]

Le Mans 2013: Trials and Tribulations (so far)

Misfortunes have characterised much of the week so far, with some significant accidents and legal wranglings marking Le Mans 2013 as one to remember for the wrong reasons for some of the assembled cast. Lotus were in trouble on Tuesday, as police and legal staff were suddenly in attendance to their garage during an autograph […]

Le Mans 2013: Qualifying Report & Photos

Le Mans 2013: Qualifying Report & Photos

Audi Sport, with their #2 R18 e-tron quattro and Loïc Duval, took pole position for the 90th anniversary Le Mans 24 Hours. After a day of interruptions from weather and a number of accidents on Thursday, the time – a 3:22.349 – was set in Wednesday’s night qualifying session.   The Audi cars had shown […]

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Patrick Dempsey is living the Le Mans dream

Hollywood and the 24 Hours of Le Mans have a relationship that stretches back more than 40 years. The late Steve McQueen starred in the 1971 film titled, Le Mans, which utilized footage from the 1970 race at the Circuit de La Sarthe, with sports car legends Jo Siffert and Brian Redman driving the car […]

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Le Mans 2013: What happens at Scrutineering?

Scrutineering for the 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours has been taking place on yesterday & today at the Place de la République in the centre of Le Mans town. All the teams, cars and drivers will go through administrative checks and scrutineering to receive the authorisation to compete in Le Mans 2013.  Scrutineering (originally “a weigh-in” in French) […]

Hotel availability for the Le Mans Classic

If you are looking for late availability for a hotel in Le Mans for the Le Mans Classic 2010, then we can help you. Due to a late cancellation at the hotel we are now able to offer up to 5 rooms in the Hotel Novotel in Le Mans. These rooms are currently available on […]

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Le Mans 2013: Test Day Summary

No fewer than 61 cars took to the full Le Mans circuit for the pre-race week Test Day on Sunday in what might reasonably be described as less than ideal weather! In addition to the 56 full race entrants a further five cars attended with a number of  teams opting to use these, or their race cars […]

Le Mans 24 Hours 2013 Preview: LM Prototypes

We continue our Le Mans 2013 preview with a look at the front end of the grid and the Le Mans Prototypes. This year’s Le Mans 24 Hours could be very fine indeed.  Though many feared the worst when Peugeot withdrew from the sport a couple of years ago, the return of Toyota and their challenge to Audi’s dominance […]