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The 24 Hours of Le Mans and China - Jackie Chan DC Racing, flag bearer
24h Le Mans
16/11/2018 12:01

The 24 Hours of Le Mans and China - Jackie Chan DC Racing, flag bearer

In the run-up to the 6 Hours of Shanghai, fifth round of the World Endurance Championship (WEC) this coming weekend, we are publishing a series of articles on Chinese teams and drivers at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. This third installment focu...

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The 24 Hours of Le Mans and China - KCMG, the first to win the LMP2 class
24h Le Mans
15/11/2018 12:01

The 24 Hours of Le Mans and China - KCMG, the first to win the LMP2 class

In the run-up to the 6 Hours of Shanghai, fifth round of the World Endurance Championship (WEC) this coming weekend, we are publishing a series of articles on Chinese teams and drivers at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. This second installment foc...

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The 24 Hours of Le Mans and China: Cong Fu Cheng, the trailblazer
24h Le Mans
14/11/2018 12:01

The 24 Hours of Le Mans and China: Cong Fu Cheng, the trailblazer

In the run-up to the 6 Hours of Shanghai, the fifth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship that will be held this weekend, we are publishing a series of articles on Chinese teams and drivers at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. In this first ...

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The 1968 24 Hours of Le Mans as seen by Michel Vaillant (2)
24h Le Mans
25/10/2018 16:01

The 1968 24 Hours of Le Mans as seen by Michel Vaillant (2)

The 17th graphic novel to feature Michel Vaillant, the comic world’s best-known racing driver, was Le fantôme des 24 Heures or ‘The Ghost of the 24 Hours’, first published in Tintin magazine in 1968. The story has proven to be surprisingly ...

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The 1968 24 Hours of Le Mans as seen by Michel Vaillant (1)
24h Le Mans
24/10/2018 16:01

The 1968 24 Hours of Le Mans as seen by Michel Vaillant (1)

The 17th graphic novel to feature Michel Vaillant, the comic world’s best-known racing driver, was ‘Le fantôme des 24 Heures’ or The Ghost of the 24 Hours, first published in Tintin magazine in 1968. In this instalment, Jean Graton’s fictio...

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A few cars from the 24 Hours at the 8th Porsche Sound Night in Stuttgart (video)
24h Le Mans
20/10/2018 10:01

A few cars from the 24 Hours at the 8th Porsche Sound Night in Stuttgart (video)

To celebrate its 70th anniversary, Porsche gathered a dozen of its top models in the Porsche Arena in Stuttgart, Germany...including several iconic cars that have taken the start at the 24 Hours of Le Mans....

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Japan and the 24 Hours of Le Mans (6) - Four drivers, three remarkable stories
24h Le Mans
18/10/2018 12:00

Japan and the 24 Hours of Le Mans (6) - Four drivers, three remarkable stories

Three Japanese drivers have previously claimed the top step on the podium at the 24 Hours of Le Mans: Masanori Sekiya in 1995, Seiji Ara in 2004 and Kazuki Nakajima in 2018. But others have made a name for themselves at the legendary race a...

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Japan and the 24 Hours of Le Mans (5) - Honda and Nissan's LMP2 reign 2010-2016
24h Le Mans
17/10/2018 12:01

Japan and the 24 Hours of Le Mans (5) - Honda and Nissan's LMP2 reign 2010-2016

Up until 2017 when the LMP2 regulations restricted the class to one engine supplier, Honda then Nissan engines largely dominated LMP2 at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in the early 2010s....

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Japan at the 24 Hours of Le Mans (4) - 1998-1999 the Toyota GT-One
24h Le Mans
16/10/2018 12:01

Japan at the 24 Hours of Le Mans (4) - 1998-1999 the Toyota GT-One

Toyota won the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the first time this year. Yet over twenty years ago, the Toyota GT-One left it mark on the famous endurance race....

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