Terry Smith
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Chrysler Viper Nissan Motorsports C52
Panoz Spyder Chrysler Viper
Pescarolo Courage Porsche Porsche 911
Audi R8R Porsche 911, Panoz Spyder
Price-Bscher BMW Toyota GT1
Ukyo Katayama Riley & Scott MK3
Audi R8C Dunlop Bridge


Cica Team Oreca Chrysler Viper GTS-R

12th June 1999

Terry Smith

Event
Le Mans 24-Hours @ Circuit de la Sarthe, France

Comments
- First trip to the famous race was awesome, with loads of Brits camping around the circuit.
- Cars racing at night was superb to watch.
- Manufacturer prototype entries from Mercedes, Audi, Toyota and BMW.
- American-entries Vipers and Panozs had thunderous, loud engines.
- Surprise win for the BMW squad.
- Mercedes withdrew all three cars after a number of incredible somersault accidents throughout the weekend.


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