JUN 21st 2017

Doug Nye: Le Mans – the ultimate test of the machine

So Porsche won their 19th Le Mans 24-Hour race last Sunday. Drivers Timo Bernhard, Earl Bamber and Brendon Hartley – and their works team engineers – somehow overcame losing more than an hour in the pits rebuilding their car’s front-wheel transmission system – and the loss of more than 18 laps – to come back from rejoining 55th to taking the lead just into the final hour.


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