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The Cars of Le Mans Infographic

THE CARS OF LE MANS NUMBER OF CARS THAT FEATURED IN THE 1971 24 HOURS OF SEBRING RACE: Entered: =80 Practiced: =53 Started: =49 Classified: =13 The 917 recorded #20 PORSCHE 917K (GULF) Porsche's first 0-60 mph in 3.8 seconds Top Speed: 240 mph 20 ever overall victories at the Numbers Built: 12 Circuit de la Country of Origin: Germany Sarthe in 1970 Steve McQueen was adamant that FORD GT40 MARK 1 (GULF) cars would be shown naturally in 'Le Mans', rather than sped up 0- 60 mph in 5.1s Top Speed: 200mph using film, and as such Numbers Built: 87 Porsches and a Country of Origin: England Ford GT40 were converted into camera cars. MCQUEEN'S #29 PORSCHE 908/02 SPYDER '69 The Porsche 908/02 was that car Steve Top Speed: 180 mph McQueen drove to second at the 1970 12 Numbers Built: 28 Country of Origin: Germany Hours of Sebring, where he was narrowly beaten by Mario Andretti, who said he was determined "not be beaten by a movie star." The 29 Gulf same 908 was also used as a LE MANS DIR. JOHN STURGES CAM. WALTER LASSALLY PROP.DON NUNLEY camera car to capture footage at the 1970 24 Hours of Le Mans IPOASCHEI CIBIE DATE SET SCE Car 24 betails #8 FERRARI 512 M (FOR MODIFICATA) Enzo Ferrari raised the funds to build 0-60 mph in 4.5s Top Speed: 211.14 mph the 25 '512' chassis by Numbers Built: 25 '512' selling half of his business (15 converted to 'M' spec) Country of Origin: Italy to Fiat. Firestone Firestone Shell Shell Sources MCQUEEN THEMAN/@ LEMANS

The Cars of Le Mans Infographic

shared by TheManLeMans on Jan 05
Get acquainted with the key stats of the real stars of ‘Le Mans’ with our infographic.


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