Wednesday May 27, 2020

Savouring a road trip to Le Mans

What better way to enjoy the latest Aston Martin than taking it to watch its cousins race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France, writes Shane O’Donoghue

17th July, 2016
The Aston Martin V12 Vantage S manual

A lot has been written about the annual 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race held in France since 1923, but it’s not an easy task to put into words how all-encompassing and mesmerising it is to attend this legendary event.

This year I was just one spectator in a crowd that swelled to over 260,000 people, with many thousand more following the 24-hour live coverage online and on television – despite running concurrently with...

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