Le Mans 24

24 Hours of Le Mans Bentley Domination 1924 to 1930

Between 1924 and 1930, the very early years of the 24 hours of Le Mans endurance race, British car manufacturer Bentley dominated the winners podium with 5 victories.

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2018 Review of SMITHS News and Blogs

A review of all the blogs posted by SMITHS Instruments in 2018. The articles discussed topics including the rally success of the Mini Cooper in the 1960s, new speedometer for the series 1 Land Rover, and the 6oth anniversary for the Austin Healey Sprite.

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Most 24 Hour Le Mans Wins Before 2000

To celebrate the Le Mans Classic, we look at the constructors who have won the most 24 hour of Le Mans races before the year 2000.

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1950s Jaguar Domination of 24 Hours of Le Mans

In the 1950s, a Jaguar car won the 24 hours of Le Mans on 5 separate occasions, with the Jaguar D Type winning 3 years in a row from 1955 to 1957. It was a golden decade for British cars at Le Mans.

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Le Mans 24hr Winners 1960 to 1969

The Le Mans 24hr endurance race is unique and so are some of the cars that have won. Here we look at the winning cars between 1960 and 1969 and their association with SMITHS Instruments.

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