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TopGear.com: live from Le Mans 2014

NEWEST CONTENT WILL APPEAR AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE.   We’re also posting on our Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts throughout – let us know what you want to see @BBC_TopGear —- Sunday 15 June, 18:41 RH: After an exhausting 24 hours of racing, it’s time to check in with our columnist, No.97 Aston Martin Vantage driver Darren Turner. […]

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Toyota’s Le Mans car is 4WD

Toyota has broken its silence over this year’s Le Mans car, confirming its 2014 LMP1 competitor is a four-wheel-drive hybrid V8. Meet the new ‘TS040’.

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Gallery: this weekend’s Daytona 24

Endurance racing fans will have already carved the 2014 Le Mans dates into their diaries, but to keep them tied over till June 14, over the weekend some Americans kindly put on their own 24-hour race. Welcome to the Daytona… This season opener was the first race in the new Tudor United SportsCar Championship, formed […]

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Video: Jaguar D-Type laps Le Mans in 1956

This is it – the best video you’ll see all day. Made in 1956, it’s 1955 Le Mans champion, Mike Hawthorn, giving you live commentary on a lap of La Sarthe while thrashing a Jaguar D-Type. The best bit? This isn’t race day, so there are cyclists, lorries, and cars wobbling into his path… And […]

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Nani Roma wins the Dakar

The Dakar Rally finished in Chile at the weekend. After two weeks, 10,000km and over 50 hours of racing (more than an entire season of F1…), it was won by a chap called Nani Roma. By a mere five minutes.

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Ferrari’s returning to Le Mans!*

Ferrari president Luca di Montezemelo has announced he is open to the idea of the Scuderia’s return to the top tier of Le Mans.

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Porsche’s Le Mans car is… the 919

Porsche has revealed the name of its challenger for next year’s Le Mans title. It is called… 919.

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Bentley returns to the race track

Kris Meeke, Top Gear’s favourite rallyist, showed what mad genius Bentley’s Continental GT could wreak on a gravel stage on the TV show a while back. Now the Crewe bruiser is strutting its stuff as it makes its world debut as a circuit racer in the Gulf 12 Hours endurance event in Abu Dhabi. As unlikely […]

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