Le Mans | 24 heures du Mans
by Globetrotter on May 8, 2009FR
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The 24 heures du Mans is a spectacular endurance race at the Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, France. It is an annual event first held in 1923. About 50 teams participate at the race that lasts over 24h.
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