Race, Historic
SEP 18th 2020
Andrew Frankel

Andrew Frankel

Le Mans 1923 – the very first Le Mans – Thank Frankel it’s Friday

Here’s a trick question for you: ‘which team won the very first Le Mans 24 hours in 1923?’ to which of course the answer is not Chenard & Walcker despite the fact its lead car went further and faster than any other, ran an entirely blameless race, crossed the line four laps ahead of anyone else and was not subsequently disqualified. Eh?

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