Le Mans


Marquez wins French Moto GP for family double

2019-05-20 09:06

Spain's defending world champion Marc Marquez of Honda won the French Moto GP at Le Mans ahead of Italian pair Andrea Dovizioso and Danilo Petrucci of Ducati.

New BMW 8 Series Coupe and M8 GTE united in Le Mans

2018-06-18 09:20

The new BMW 8 Series Coupe opens a further chapter in the brand’s successful sports car history and kicks off the model initiative in the luxury segment, while the M8 GTE celebrated its Le Mans debut on the racetrack.

Marquez cruises at Le Mans as Zarco crashes out

2018-05-21 09:13

Marquez took his 38th success in the top category unchallenged from Danilo Petrucci (Ducati Pramac) with Italian veteran Valentino Rossi (Yamaha) in third.

WATCH: Highlights from one of the most extraordinary Le Mans yet

2017-06-29 09:53

The 85th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans was a race filled with drama and incident. Watch this brilliant review of the race and revel in the agony, celebration and emotions.

Le Mans 24Hours: 'An incredible experience' - reader

2017-06-22 14:17

Wheels24 reader Eben Price shares his thoughts on the 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours race held at the Sarthe circuit, in France.

Huge bike crash: Here's what happens when there's oil on track

2017-05-22 13:33

Nearly half the Moto3 riders competing during the French Grand Prix crashed out on track. It's suspected that an oil spill was to blame...

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WATCH: The heartbreaking moment Toyota lost the Le Mans 24 hours

Watch the dramatic last few minutes of the Le Mans 24 hours race as Porsche claimed a dramatic win as Toyota failed on final lap.

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SA's Brad Binder wins in France, extends Moto3 lead

2016-05-09 08:42

South Africa's Brad Binder grabbed his second win in as many races with a fantastic race at the French Moto3 grand prix at the Le Mans' Bugatti circuit.

Star of 'Le Mans’ Porsche could fetch R18m!

2015-06-12 13:20

Late Hollywood actor Steve McQueen's prized 1975 Porsche 911 is up for sale, but what link does it have to the 2015 Le Mans 24 hour race? Find out...

Nissan Zeod tops 300km/h - on batteries

2014-06-16 09:42

Nissan's Zeod hybrid Le Mans race car achieved a special target during qualifying for the race - 300km/h on batteries alone on the famous Mulsanne straight.

 

ICYMI: Alonso's Toyota wins 24 Hours of Le Mans

2018-06-18 09:57

Toyota won their first 24 Hours of Le Mans with Japan's Kazuki Nakajima at the wheel as his two co-drivers Fernando Alonso and fellow former Formula 1 driver Sebastien Buemi watched from the pits.

WATCH: Incredible moment sees Moto3 racer 'jump' over crashed bike

2018-05-21 11:55

It looks like a Hollywood stunt, but Jakub Kornfeil's jump over Enea Bastianini's flailing bike during the French GP Moto3 is real!

BMW 8 Series Coupe set for world debut at 2018 Le Mans

2018-05-14 13:39

On the eve of the legendary long-distance race at Le Mans, France, BMW will open a new chapter in the brand’s fascinating sports car history with the premiere of the new 8 Series Coupe.

2017 Le Mans 24 Hours: 5 memorable moments

2017-06-28 12:45

'The heavenly sound of thundering engines, celebrating with the winning team... there's a certain magic about Le Mans,' writes Janine Van Der Post.

36 interesting things you didn't know about Porsche and LeMans

2017-06-12 14:57

Discover what the Porsche 919 Hybrid has in common concerning the power supply of a small village, at what time did Mark Webber complete his first-ever lap in an LMP1 car. Here are 36 things you might not know...

Internet reacts to Toyota's gut-wrenching Le Mans loss

2016-06-20 11:09

Toyota's endurance motorsport team suffered agony at the Le Mans 24 hours race after their leading No.5 car suffered a loss of power with less than four minutes of the race remaining.

Lorenzo dominates French MotoGP, leads championship

2016-05-09 08:49

Jorge Lorenzo raced to victory at a thrilling French MotoGP Grand Prix, topping the world championship standings.

Hulk heads Le Mans - but where is Audi?

2015-06-14 11:36

As Sunday morning dawned in France it was F1 driver Nico Hulkenberg - between GP's - in the lead for Porsche. Where was Audi, then...?

Close quali for 2015 Le Mans MotoGP

2015-05-16 15:52

Honda's Marc Marquez was back on full form at Le Mans to take pole for the 2015 French MotoGP ahead of Andea Dovizioso by a tenth.

Nissans go mirrorless for 2014 Le Mans

2014-06-13 12:05

Nissan's Zeod RC will be driven without mirrors at the 2014 Le Mans 24 race. Not to worry the teams engineers have mounted cameras instead. Watch the video

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