Posts Tagged “Le Mans”

Racing Blip: 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans

By | June 13, 2014

While the rest of the world seems to be fascinated with the little thing in Brazil, called the “World Cup”, the racing world has the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France. This is THE endurance race of the season. In fact, this is the 82nd running of this famed race. Teams from all of the […]

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FMD: Friday Motoring Diversion

By | January 3, 2014

FMD: Friday Motoring Diversion – Car Maniacs : Life With Le Mans

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Racing Blip: 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours.

By | June 21, 2013

One of the biggest races in the world happens today, June 22nd. The 90th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. You may want to let that sink in for a bit: 24 hours around an 8.469 mile track with 56 cars attempting the same thing, be the fastest around the track AND racers […]

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The Ten Most Expensive Cars Sold At Auction

By | December 4, 2012

In today’s world there are thousands of new and used cars for sale.  The average selling price for a new car is just over $30K.  While that may not seem like a lot, for many of us it is more than we can afford.  But what if you could?  What if money were no problem […]

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My 53 Second Lap of Lime Rock Park

By | June 19, 2012

The grand opening of Americas car museum has come and gone and while the noisy crowds have thinned, hundreds of people are still discovering the jewel that the museum is every day.  For nearly five hours I manned one of the three CXC racing simulators that occupy a corner of the speed zone in the […]

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Despite Two R18 Crashes, Audi Wins 2011 24 Hours Of Le Mans

By | June 13, 2011

Talk about your highs and lows. This year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans started out very badly for Audi when driver Allan McNish and his new R18 wrecked in spectacular fashion just minutes into the race. Not a great start, eh? Later, things didn’t improve for zee Germans as Audi’s second R18 driven by Mike […]

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