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Le Mans 24 Hours

The Fastest Le Mans

The 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours was a classic.  History making speed, not just over single laps but over full stints, and indeed the whole race, a depth of quality that few other years have managed to match, and close racing between fierce rivals in every class all combined to give us one of THE […]

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The Supporting Cast at Le Mans 2015

The battle for the overall win at Le Mans this year was good, very good, but the supporting cast in other classes elevated the event to something really rather special. Le Mans has been for many years a multi-class race but often what or other of those classes produces either a race of ultimate attrition […]

Porsche are champions at Le Mans 2015

Porsche are champions at Le Mans 2015

Porsche have won the 83rd running of the Le Mans 24 Hours. It is a record 17th overall win for the German manufacturer, but their first since 1998. The No. 19 Porsche 919 Hybrid, driven by Nick Tandy, Earl Bamber and Nico Hulkenberg came home first after 24 hours of intense racing, sparking huge celebrations […]

Porsche start on pole for Le Mans 2015

Porsche start on pole for Le Mans 2015

On Wednesday night the No. 19 Porsche 919 Hybrid, driven by Neel  Jani, set a record breaking qualifying lap (for this Le Mans circuit configuration) of 3 minutes, 16.887 seconds. Thursday’s two qualifying sessions proved to be stop-start affairs in warm and humid conditions, that meant the this incredible time could not be challenged. This […]

Porsche set the pace in Le Mans qualifying

Porsche set the pace in Le Mans qualifying

Following a disrupted and damp last practice session, all cars took to the track for Wednesday night’s first qualifying session, keen to impress. With the weather forecast for Thursday’s two qualifying sessions uncertain, all the teams wanted to claim a provisional pole. Porsche managed to do this in some style and set a new qualifying […]

Le Mans 24 Hours: A week of entertainment!

Le Mans 24 Hours: A week of entertainment!

In addition to the racing action unfolding on the track on 13th & 14th June, spectators can enjoy a full week of entertainment from 7th -14th June. A host of festive, fun-filled events will run alongside the 83rd Le Mans 24 Hours, inside the circuit, on the track and around its immediate surroundings. Scrutineering: Sunday […]