Peugeot‘s took first and second place at the in the famous race 24 Hours of Le Mans 2009 in which racers has driven 382 laps, 3,247 miles for 24 hours. After a ten-second spell in the depths, the No. 1 Audi R15‘s doom was sealed, and when the tartan weary finally dropped, the Audi was seven laps behind the No. 9 Peugeot.
Nevertheless just as impressive as Peugeot‘s win (and its first-place fixed since 9 pm last night) is the 007 Lola Aston Martin’s fourth-place stop, the Corvette C6. R’s undivided and utter dominance of GT1 and the verity that every free GT2 car – counting the No. 85 Spyker C8 Laviolette – beat out the single Porsche 911 GT3 RSR after the three other 997s slowly succumbed to abrasion.
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We’re available to leave it to the analysts and commentators to harvest distant how the rush was won, but we will say that our first experience at Le Mans left us in awe of the competitors, the bolster teams and, most impressively, the magnitude of fans that descended on the trail. It’s a goosebump-inducing experience and evidently, we decidedly advice it. See the full results here…