Le Mans 24 Hours legend Tom Kristensen appeared to be on course for a second victory in the race in which he made his name 20 years ago. A freak failure halted the BMW V12 LMR that the Dane shared with JJ Lehto and Jörg Müller when it was four laps up the road from its nearest competitor. The 1999 race was one that got away for Kristensen, but he put things right 12 months later.
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