Le Mans, France Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Duval's DTM struggles down to 'impatience' - AudiRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Audi boss Dieter Gass says a lack of patience has contributed to former LMP1 star Loic Duval's difficult start to life in the DTM. Duval is one of two DTM rookies in the Ingolstadt marque's current six-driver line-up, having had to depart the FIA World Endurance Championship when Audi ended its prototype programme at the end of 2016.

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  2. Memories of War: OKC veteran recogonized by FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    James London, left, was awarded Medal of the Chevalier by France for his work in liberating that country during World War II. Born in Cordell and raised in Rocky, James Harvard London spent World War II as an infantryman in the 3rd Army marching through France and Germany.

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  3. U.S. Abroad: Maki Tall scores in French League CupRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2017 | Soccer America

    Maki Tall , who played for the USA at the 2015 Under-20 World Cup and in Olympic qualifying later in the year, scored in his first start for French Ligue 2 club Tours, a 4-1 win over Niort in the first round of the French League Cup. Tall, 21, scored off the bench in his debut for Tours on the final day of the 2016-17 Ligue 2 season and has played as a sub in both games to start the 2017-18 league season.

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  4. World Endurance: Gregg Black Joins Suzuki Endurance Racing Team For 2017-2018 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Roadracing World

    Former Suzuki team rider and double Endurance World Superstock Champion Gregg Black is to join the Suzuki Endurance Racing Team for the new 2017-2018 EWC Championship that gets underway next month. British-born Black will join long-time SERT riders Vincent Philippe and Etienne Masson aboard the new 2017 GSX-R1000 Suzuki for the opening round at the Le Castellet Circuit, near Marseilles in southern France on September 15th to 17th, as Team Principal and Manager Dominique Meliand makes a welcome return to duties from a long recuperation.

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  5. Panis-Barthez Competition visit with HYT - Photo ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Fratellowatches.com

    Anyone who's ever been to a car race on a circuit knows the feeling in your stomach when race cars pass you by. The sound of the engines roaring that echoes back from the concrete walls of the tribune is so intense you feel it in every inch of your body.

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  6. Formula 1's new champagne celebration partner spends a week covering each bottle in carbon fiberRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | The Washington Post

    After about 18 months of spraying sparkling wine on the podium, Formula 1 drivers sprayed real French champagne on the podium on Sunday. The reason for the change? F1 signed on with a new sponsor, Carbon Champagne.

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  7. Porsche leaves Le Mans, joins manufacturer rush to Formula ERead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | Autoblog

    Porsche announced on Friday it was leaving the top category of Le Mans racing at the end of the season to join German automotive rivals in the Formula E electric championship in 2019. "Entering Formula E and achieving success in this category are the logical outcomes of our Mission E," Development Chief Michael Steiner said in a statement.

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  8. Formula One boss to wave the starting flag at Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Autoblog

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  9. Formula E sees brighter future as Mercedes, Porsche sign upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    A Sunday, July 16, 2017, file photo of Formula E racers entering Turns 3 and 4 during the final day of the New York City ePrix all-electric auto race in the Brooklyn borough of New York. Ahead of the Formula E series ending this weekend in Montreal, Canada, the two traditional racing giants, Mercedes and Porsche, have announced that they will compete in the series from 2019.

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  10. Porsche to end LMP1 programme after 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Porsche has announced it will quit the FIA World Endurance Championship's LMP1 division at the end of the current season, as it becomes the latest manufacturer to commit to a Formula E entry. The Weissach marque follows in the footsteps of fellow German car maker Mercedes in announcing that it will join Formula E in 2019/20, in time for the all-electric series' sixth season.

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  11. Exclusive: Russia used Facebook to try to spy on Macron campaign - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Reuters

    ... Macron uses a mobile phone at a political rally for his political movement, En Marche !, or Forward !, in Le Mans, France, October 11, 2016. Facebook told American officials that it did not believe the spies burrowed deep enough to get the targets ...

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  12. 367 Laps of the 2017 24 Hours of Le MansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Automobile Magazine

    'm going to start off with an obvious truth: everything about The 24 Hours of Le Mans is intense from the 3PM thundering explosion of sound, to the Porsche Camp's celebration while the Toyota's dreams literally burn in front of them, to the end-of-race nerves as a lone, damaged C7.R Corvette fends off two predatory Astons. However, the race is 24 hours long, so interspersed between these bouts of adrenaline and excitement are long stretches of bizarre normality.

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  13. Exclusive: Aston Villa's new French 'match killer' is 'incomparable to another player'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | IcSuttoncoldfield

    Few of us were aware of Dimitri Sea when pictures of the talented French teenager signing his Aston Villa contract were circulated on social media two weeks ago - but the man who spotted the 'match killer' within him as a 10-year-old is confident that greatness awaits. Bertrand Rebours is the technical director of Athletic Club Boulogne-Billancourt [ACBB] - the largest amateur club in France with over 1500 members - and attended an under-13 tournament six years ago hoping to bag himself a couple of young talents to be developed within his academy, but one boy shined brightest.

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  14. 1960 Corvette that's part of a very famous Le mans Winning Race TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Super Chevy Magazine

    But for every rule there's an exception. To the best of our knowledge, this Ermine White 1960 Corvette was never first across any finish line.

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  15. 70 years of the Prancing HorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Born on a snowed-in winter's night on February 18 1898 in Modena, Italy, Enzo Ferrari was the son of metal fabricator Alfredo and homemaker Adalgisa Ferrari. At the age of 10 he got his first taste of motorsport, as he saw Felice Nazzaro cross the finish line at speed during the 1908 Circuit de Bologna.

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  16. Naby Keita's rapid rise from unknown teenager to 70m Liverpool targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | Manx Radio

    Three years ago he was an unknown teenager facing relegation from France's second tier. Now he's a 70m transfer target for Liverpool.

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  17. Half a year to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Lake County Record-Bee

    The Kentucky Derby, the Grand Prix of Monaco, baseball's all-star game, the U.S. Open and the 24 Hours of Le Mans have come and gone. On Sunday the Tour de France reaches its crescendo on the streets of Paris.

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  18. Richard Banks has selected an unusual model to take up the V lo Birmingham challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | IcBurton

    ... of experience of riding a Brompton bike off the regular commuter group. "A few friends and I are regulars at Le Mans, France, for the 24-hour endurance motor race," said Richard who was born in Kent but now lives in Oswestry, Shropshire. "We used to ...

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  19. Competition: Win Nelson Piquet Jr's 2017 Le Mans 24h racesuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    In conjunction with Motorstore.com , we are giving away the genuine, race-worn firesuit of Nelson Piquet Jr from the 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours. Piquet Jr, David Heinemeier Hansson and Mathias Beche claimed Rebellion's first outright podium at the Circuit de la Sarthe, finishing three laps behind the winning Porsche LMP1 car and two behind the winning LMP2 car.

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  20. Ex-judge in 1984 French child murder case found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Forensics and police officers cordoned off the area next to the house of French magistrate Jean-Michel Lambert who was found dead at his home on Tuesday. LE MANS, France: The French magistrate who first investigated the still unsolved 1984 murder of a four-year old-boy has been found dead just weeks after a dramatic development in the case.

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