2009 sees the 77th running of the Le Mans 24 hours, but there are a number of other anniversaries that will be remembered & celebrated.
Take a look at our list and see how many you can remember??
It is 70 years since Bugatti last secured a victory at Le Mans
It is 60 years since the resumption of the Le Mans 24 hours following the Second World War.
It is 60 years since Ferrari first recorded victory at the Le Mans 24 hours.
It is 50 years since Aston Martin last recorded an outright victory at Le Mans
It is 40 years since the great Jacky Ickx’s first victory at Le Mans
It is 40 years since the last “Le Mans Style” start began the great race.
It is 40 years since the last success at Le Mans for the Ford GT40.
It is 20 years since Merdedes last won outright at Le Mans.
It is 10 years since BMW’s only race win at the Le Mans 24 hours.
With Audi looking to make 2009 their ninth success at Le Mans & Aston Martin trying to emmulate their success of 50 years ago, this year’s Le Mans 24 hours could be another record setting year.
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