F1 drivers in the 2008 Le Mans 24 Hours

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

It’s the Le Mans 24 Hours this weekend and all eyes are on what will surely be the the Audi-Peugeot battle for overall honours. I was particularly interested to see that Peugeot’s line up is almost entirely comprised of ex-F1 drivers, including one former world champion. Of their nine drivers only Nicolas Minassian doesn’t have … Continue reading F1 drivers in the 2008 Le Mans 24 Hours

Another sports car flips: Marc Gene destroys Peugeot in Le Mans 24 Hours practice

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

x http://youtu.be/gSsorp6F36s A little over a month after Stephane Ortelli’s horrific crash at Monza another sports car has been destroyed in an accident where the car flipped. Ex-F1 driver Marc Gene flipped his Peugeot 908 HDi in a practice session for the Le Mans 24 Hours race next week. He suffered a hairline fracture of … Continue reading Another sports car flips: Marc Gene destroys Peugeot in Le Mans 24 Hours practice