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    Motorsports: How to watch the 24 Hours of Le Mans this year

    You want to watch/stream/identify the cars in/hear/Like/Tweet the 90th anniversary edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend? For a long list of ways to consume the action that's already begun, check out this page put together by our former colleague and current friend Reilly Brennan. ...

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    Video: Nissan looks back at the DeltaWing's first year

    It was a tumultuous year for the Nissan DeltaWing. After garnering the support of sponsors and fielding one of the most unique race cars in recent history, the team suffered an early crash at the 24 Hours of Le Mans that saw them sidelined during the remainder of the car's debut race. Likewise, a ...

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    Video: Corvette Racing Episode 6 - 2010 Le Mans recap

    Episode six of the Corvette Racing Track to Street series went up this week and as expected, it's a recap of what went down at the 24 Hours of Le Mans last month. 2010 marked the 50th anniversary or the American sports car's first appearance at the French endurance race and a parade of 50 'Vettes ...

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    Le Mans 2010: To finish first, first you must finish

    #1 Peugeot 908 powers through the night at Le Mans – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It's the most important axiom of motorsports: If your car isn't running at the checkered flag, it really doesn't matter how fast you run. Nowhere is that more true than at Le Mans. The field that ...

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    Le Mans 2010: Mid-race report

    Racing action in the 2010 24 Hours of Le Mans – Click above for high-res image gallery
    As the cars raced into the night at Le Mans, attrition has begun to take its toll. Several of the fastest cars on the track have succumbed to accidents or mechanical failures. For those who are planning ...

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    BMW Art Car and all-female Ford GT out of Le Mans

    BMW Art Car and all-female Ford GT out of Le Mans – Click above for image gallery
    Artist Jeff Koons' special paint scheme is now the only thing that makes the #79 BMW M3 GT2 Art Car look like it's moving. Just after starting the sixth hour of the 24 hours of Le Mans, the BMW was crawling ...

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    Get your 24 Hours of Le Mans spotters guide for this weekend's race

    For those planning to watch the 55 cars starting 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend, a spotter's guide is a must-have. Thankfully, Andy Blackmore has created a two page, high-resolution, full-color guide with all the latest liveries and driver lineups that can be downloaded and printed out. The ...

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    Le Mans 2010: Peugeot grabs first four grid spots, Corvette on GT2 pole

    Peugeot 908 HDi qualifying for Le Mans 2010 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Qualifying for the 24 Hours of Le Mans is getting quite predictable, with the big question being which of the Peugeot 908s will come out on top. After three timed sessions over two days, the No. 3 Peugeot ...

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    Sebring and Petit Le Mans added to 2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup

    2010 12 Hours of Sebring – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Earlier this year, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) announced the formation of the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup that would feature races in Europe, North America and Asia for what is essentially a sports car racing ...

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    BMW art car by Jeff Koons unveiled for 24 Hours of Le Mans [w/video]

    Jeff Koons BMW M3 GT2 art car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The latest in a 35-year-long run of BMW art cars was unveiled in Paris today ahead of its participation in next week's 24 hours of Le Mans. The M3 GT2 was painted by American artist Jeff Koons with a multicolored theme ...

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    Panoz teases new Abruzzi "Spirit of Le Mans" sports car

    Panoz Abruzzi teaser – Click above to enlarge
    After nearly two decades of building cars, Panoz Auto Development is just now getting ready to introduce its third new model. The Abruzzi "Spirit of Le Mans" will officially debut next month in conjunction with the French endurance classic. ...

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    Audi R15 "plus" TDI shows off new, more aerodynamic nose

    2010 Audi R15 plus – click above to enlarge
    Testing for the 24 Hours of Le Mans doesn't begin until mid-June, but that doesn't mean that Audi isn't already hard at work bettering the chances of their diesel-powered R15 TDI racer. Thanks to a belated rule change for the LMP1 class designed ...

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    Aston Martin to run two works LMP1 cars at Le Mans, debut at Sebring

    Lola-Aston Martin LMP1 - click above for high-res image gallery
    Aston Martin announced its initial plans for the upcoming 2010 racing season which will continue to include a two car attack on the 24 hours of Le Mans. However, before they get to Le Mans, Aston will run three warm up races with one ...

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    Report: Porsche could again challenge for overall Le Mans victory

    You might think now that Porsche is firmly ensconced in the Volkswagen Group family, challenging Audi for overall victory at Le Mans isn't on the to-do list. Apparently, you would wrong. With 16 overall victories, Porsche has more wins at Le Mans than any other manufacturer. However, while ...

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    VIDEO: McLaren at Le Mans: Pursuit of Perfection

    McLaren F1 LM - click image above for high-res gallery
    You know, we could have titled this one "Car Porn" and it would make as much sense. After the jump you'll find a few videos documenting the more than legendary McLaren F1's inaugural 1995 Le Mans effort. And while the car is without question ...

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    2009 24 Hours of Le Mans: Peugeot finally at the top

    382 laps. 3,247 miles. 24 hours. If you haven't been following along, that's the recipe for Peugeot's first and second place finish at the 2009 24 Hours of Le Mans. After a ten-minute stint in the pits, the No. 1 R15's fate was sealed, and when the checkered flag finally dropped, the Audi was seven ...

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    2009 24 Hours of Le Mans: Late night/early morning

    2009 24 Hours of Le Mans - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    We managed to snag just over an hour's worth of sleep underneath the stairs of the Audi Arena after bouncing around the track in the early hours of the morning. Before dawn broke, two massive strings of racers were caught behind ...

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    From the stands: 2009 24 Hours of Le Mans Driver Parade

    2009 24 Hours of LeMans Driver Parade - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    The Driver Parade at the 24 Hours of Le Mans combines the world's finest cars and top driving talent. It's a veritable wonderland for motorsports geeks, and with tens of thousands of people packed into the city's ...

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    2009 24 Hours of Le Mans begins...

    2009 24 Hours of LeMans Start - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    The green flag dropped a few moments ago on one of the hottest days in Le Mans history. The No. 8 and 7 Peugeots are in the top two slots, followed by McNish in the Audi R15. We're assembling a few galleries from yesterday's ...

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    Peugeot destroys Le Mans lap record in qualifying

    The 76th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans takes place this weekend, and just like last year, Audi and Peugeot will be duking it out in front with their diesel-powered LMP1 cars. The Audi R10 is a proven race machine, both durable and fast, but the Peugeot 908 has often times proved faster. Late ...


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