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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 ...
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
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 ...
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
Along the shallow "W" formed by the road between the tricky White House turn and the pits of the sunlit Le Mans race course, four dots detached themselves ...
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 ...
His Earth, His Realm, His England
John McEnroe drew censure—but also gained admiration—as he stopped Bjorn Borg at Wimbledon
Rankled by a Wankel
The sports-car world was sent spinning when a Mazda, powered by a howling rotary engine, won the 24 Hours of 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