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THE TRAGEDY AT LE MANS
The crowds had come to Le Mans that Saturday in June, 31 years ago, in one of those paroxysms of chauvinism that periodically overcome the French, and all ...
24 HOURS AT LE MANS
It is Europe's foremost automobile race but, because of its myriad parts and exhausting length, it is more a happening than a neat sports competition.
LUCKY DAY AT LE MANS
At the end of his first shift last . Saturday in the Le Mans 24-hour race, Olivier Gendebien of Belgium coasted his scoop-nosed red Ferrari into the pits with a ...
The Color and Emotion of Le Mans
A noted artist who loves racing records the night-and-day drama of the famed French race that is due again this weekend
LE MANS! SPEED, BREAD AND WINE
LE MANS! SPEED, BREAD AND WINE. In a blur of flashing color the victorious Ferrari of the 1960 Grand Prix of Endurance rushes past the camera of Marvin ...
HOW CAN DISASTERS LIKE LE MANS BE PREVENTED? FROM PARIS COMES ONE ANSWER: BRING ROAD RACING BACK TO ITS ORIGINAL PURPOSES
The decision of the French government, after the appalling Le Mans disaster, to suspend road racing until a new set of international rules can be worked out is ...
THE FIRSTHAND STORY OF THE GRAND PRIX OF ENDURANCE AT LE MANS WHICH BROUGHT AUTO RACING'S GREATEST TRAGEDY
It was almost 6:15 p.m. on the 32nd lap of the 23rd Le Mans International Grand Prix of Endurance, and at that instant 87 people had only a few secondsâ€”or at ...
HECK, MES AMIS, IT'S ONLY OL' CALE
Culture shock gained a whole new dimension when Cale Yarborough revved up his stock car at Le Mans.
Africa's greatest star, Didier Drogba, didn't single-handedly end his country's civil war, but such is the respect he commands that when he called for Ivorians to look beyond what divided them, the people listened
Lime Rock's revolvoing door
Sweden triumphed again in the 10-hour Little Le Mans race for foreign passenger cars on a day marked by persistence and ingenuity of an unusual order