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  1. Rebellion Racing disqualified and stripped of overall podium at 24 Hours of Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Nelson Piquet, Jr., David Hansson and Mathias Beche were stripped of their 24 Hours of Le Mans podium due to video evidence that their Rebellion Racing team altered the body to the No. 13 Oreca 07 Gibson to more easily restart the engine following pit stops this weekend.

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  2. Rebellion LMP2 squad stripped of overall Le Mans podiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    The Rebellion LMP2 squad has been stripped of its overall Le Mans 24 Hours podium, after video evidence found the Swiss squad guilty of a bodywork infringement used to restart its engine after pitstops. Nelson Piquet Jr, David Heinemeier Hansson and Mathias Beche had taken Rebellion's #13 Oreca 07-Gibson to the team's first outright finish at La Sarthe last Sunday, taking advantage of only two LMP1 cars finishing the race and none without significant mechanical trouble.

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  3. Jackie Chan DC Racing x JOTA Sport make Le Mans history with first chinese victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    June 19, 2017: Jackie Chan DC Racing x JOTA Sport and the #Mighty38 ORECA of Ho-Pin Tung, Oliver Jarvis and 19-year-old Thomas Laurent wrote a new page in the motorsport history books as they became the first-ever Chinese team to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans, taking victory in the LMP2 class and finishing second overall in the world's greatest race. Tung is also the first-ever Chinese Le Mans winner in what was a dream race for the team.

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  4. Le Mans 2017 - Porsche victorious in dramatic finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    If somebody told you at the end of the 24 Hours of Le Mans last year that the 2017 edition would have an equally shocking finale, you'd have laughed - and yet here we are. The #2 Porsche 919 Hybrid driven by Timo Bernhard, Earl Bamber and Brandon Hartley has clinched overall victory here in a race that has seen twists and turns all the way to the very end.

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  5. Motor Racing: Porsche complete Le Mans hat-trickRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Swiss driver Neel Jani drives his Porsche 919 during the 85th Le Mans endurance race in western France, on Jun 18, 2017. LE MANS, France: Porsche won the 24 Hours of Le Mans for the third year in a row on Sunday with a stunning last-to-first victory in a race of retirements that left early favourites Toyota nursing more heartache.

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  6. Porsche survives to take overall win at 2017 24 Hours of Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Sights from the 85th running on the 24 Hours of Le Mans at the Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France, June 17-18, 2017. Sights from the 85th running on the 24 Hours of Le Mans at the Circuit de la Sarthe, Le Mans, France, June 17-18, 2017.

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  7. Porsche #1 crew were "nursing" car home when it quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    The drivers from the #1 Porsche that gave up a 13-lap lead of the Le Mans 24 Hours on Sunday morning said they had been trying to drive really conservatively to not stress the 919 Hybrid. The car of Andre Lotterer, Nick Tandy and Neel Jani found itself in a commanding position when every other LMP1 car, including its sister #2 machine that went on to win the race, hit major trouble over the first half of the race.

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  8. Porsche earns stunning come-from-behind Le Mans victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Autoblog

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  9. Porsche victorious at Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Sky Sports

    Porsche took victory at Le Mans for a third successive year as unreliability rocked the LMP1 category at the famous 24 hour race. The number two Porsche of Timo Bernhard, Earl Bamber and Brendon Hartley had dropped to last overall after an early trip to the garage to replace a front axle motor just four hours into the race.

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  10. 24 Hours of Le Mans 2017 results: Hat trick for PorscheRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Sporting News

    Porsche claimed a third Le Mans win in a row after a dramatic edition of the 24-hour race that saw plenty of twists and turns along the way. Timo Bernhard, Earl Bamber and Brendon Hartley ensured a third successive Le Mans victory for Porsche after completing a sensational late comeback.

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  11. Porsche leaves it late to win 24 Hours Le Mans for 3rd yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    The Porsche 919 Hybrid No2 of the Porsche Team driven by Earl Bamber of New Zealand, Timo Bernhard of Germany and Brendon Hartley of New Zealand stops for repairs during the 85th 24-hour Le Mans endurance race, in Le Mans, western France, Saturday, June 17, 2017. less The Porsche 919 Hybrid No2 of the Porsche Team driven by Earl Bamber of New Zealand, Timo Bernhard of Germany and Brendon Hartley of New Zealand stops for repairs during the 85th 24-hour Le Mans endurance race, ... more The Porsche 919 Hybrid No.

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  12. Le Mans 24h: Drama for Porsche with four hours leftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    The 85th running of the Le Mans 24 Hours took another dramatic twist with a little under four hours to go, as the leading #1 Porsche slowed on track with a lead of 13 laps over the nearest opposition. But just after 11am local time, Lotterer slowed with a loss of oil pressure just after the start/finish straight, and was forced to limp back to the pits on electric power only.

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  13. Porsche heading for third Le Mans win in a rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | The Star Online

    Porsche headed for a third successive victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday after early pace-setters Toyota saw their hopes of a first win disappear before dawn. In an agonising half hour for the Japanese manufacturer, whose hopes were high after securing pole position with a record fastest lap at the Sarthe circuit, two of the team's three cars retired in the night.

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  14. Keating overcomes high-speed spin at endurance race 58 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2017 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Porsche 919 Hybrid No.1 of the Porsche Team driven by Neel Jani, of Switzerland, Germany's Andre Lotterer and Britain's Nick Tandy, is ahead of the Toyota TS050 Hybrid No. 8 of the Toyota Gazoo Racing Team driven by Mike Conway, of Britain, Japan's Kamui Kobayashi and Stephane Sarrazin, of France, during the 85th 24 Hour of Le Mans on Saturday in Le Mans, France.

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  15. Porsche LMP Team faces hard fight for the overall victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    The countdown for the season highlight is almost at an end: Over 17th/18th June, Porsche will again fight for the crown jewels of endurance motorsports in attempting to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans for a third consecutive year. The toughest competition on track is Toyota.

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  16. Porsche "could not match" Toyota Le Mans test paceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Porsche LMP1 team boss Andreas Seidl admits his outfit "could not match" the pace set by Toyota during Sunday's official Le Mans 24 Hours test day. Just under a year on from its heartbreaking 2016 defeat, Toyota dominated the test, locking out the top three positions with its trio of TS050 Hybrids and relegating Porsche to fourth and fifth places.

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  17. Toyota, Chevrolet boast quickest class times at 24 Hours of Le Mans Test DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Toyota went faster on Sunday than last year's pole position time for the 24 Hours of Le Mans as it dominated the official Test Day for the French enduro later this month. Kamui Kobayashi ended up fastest with a time of 3 minutes, 18.132 seconds aboard the No.

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  18. Le Mans test day: Toyota beats 2016 pole time in afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Toyota went faster than last year's pole position time for the Le Mans 24 Hours as it continued its domination of the official pre-race test. Kamui Kobayashi ended up fastest with a 3m18.132s aboard the #7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid, which was more than a second and a half up on Neel Jani's 2016 pole time for Porsche.

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  19. Le Mans test day: Toyota locks out top three in morning sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Toyota led the way in the opening session of the official test ahead of the Le Mans 24 Hours later this month. Kazuki Nakajima posted a 3m20.778s with just over 20 minutes of the four-session to go to cement the position of the #8 Toyota TS050 Hybrid at the top of the times.

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  20. Alex Brundle powers to head of the pack in Spa before running into troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Evening News

    Alex Brundle can feel robbed of a decent haul of points in the latest World Endurance Championship race at Spa-Francorchamps after taking the lead in the LMP2 category halfway through the six-hour event. Team mate Tristan Gommendy started the Jacki Chan DC Racing #37 car from eighth place on the grid and after a double stint was holding third place.

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