5+ Le Mans Winning Cars. Fia) world race at le mans, where the reputations of participating manufacturers are very much at stake, brought about some prototype sports cars that are, in reality. Surely the car that in 1988 delivered the big cat its first le mans win for over 30 years qualifies for this list?
The win was tarnished by the no 7's heartbreaking agony in having victory snatched away from them. That was started at le mans as well, by american dan gurney after winning the 1967 race. Le mans is one of the eight races that compose the international automobile federation (fédération internationale de l'automobile;
Porsche had its first win at le mans with the porsche 917 k in 1970.
See more ideas about le mans, race cars, man. There have been questions about whether it was a demonstration rather than a race, because of the obvious promotional benefits for all involved if alonso won. The 24 hours of le mans (24 heures du mans) is the world's oldest sports car endurance race and one of the most famous and influential in motorsports history. Le mans classic is the revival of the most famous endurance race.