Le Mans
Jun 15

Live Blog: 82nd Running Of The 24 Hours Of Le Mans

Audi finishes 1-2 in the 82nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. (Photo: Getty Images)

Audi finishes 1-2 in the 82nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. (Photo: Getty Images)

UPDATE — AUDI EARNS 13TH TITLE AT LE MANS

Stay tuned to the 24 Hours of Le Mans live blog for up-to-date news and notes from the great endurance classic at the Circuit de la Sarthe.

Porsche Moves Into Lead As Audi Hits More Drama At Hour 21

The No. 20 Porsche has struggled with speed but has remained consistent and now leads. (Photo: John Dagys)

The No. 20 Porsche has struggled with speed but has remained consistent and now leads. (Photo: John Dagys)

Porsche has taken over the lead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans following drama for the No. 1 Audi R18 e-tron quattro in the 21st hour.

Race leader Tom Kristensen, seeking a record 10th overall win, ground to a halt on track with less than four hours to go. The Dane continued, made a scheduled fuel-only stop before pitting just a few laps later for a turbo change.

The stop, which cost the No. 1 Audi more than 17 minutes, handed the lead back to the No. 20 Porsche 919 Hybrid of Timo Bernhard, who now holds a 1:30 lead over the No. 2 Audi of Andre Lotterer.

Jun 14

Webber returns to Le Mans, targets strong finish with Porsche 919 Hybrid

Mark Webber has attempted the 24 Hours ofLe Mans twice before but has never made it to the finish. (Photo courtesy Porsche)

Mark Webber has attempted the 24 Hours of Le Mans twice before, but has never made it to the finish. (Photo courtesy Porsche)

Just three races into his FIA World Endurance Championship switch from Formula One, Mark Webber is high on life and revitalized with his fresh opportunity to race with Porsche’s new LMP1 program.

The Australian, now 38, had spent the last 12 seasons in F1, and the last seven with Red Bull Racing. Winning still occurred, but politics often dictated the direction more than outright performance.

Jun 13

Different roles for Taylor brothers at Le Mans

(L-R) Jordan and Ricky Taylor gear up for this weekend's 82nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. (Photo: John Dagys)

(L-R) Jordan and Ricky Taylor gear up for this weekend’s 82nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. (Photo: John Dagys)

Fresh off their first professional win together as co-drivers, brothers Ricky and Jordan Taylor have taken different paths in quest of achieving glory in the world’s biggest endurance race.

It’s been a whirlwind month for the second-generation racers, who took over the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship points lead in Detroit, then immediately jetted off to Le Mans for the test day, before returning to Circuit de la Sarthe this week for the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Jun 10

24 Hours of Le Mans LMP2 preview

35 BRUNDLE Alex (GBR) MARDENBOROUGH Jann (GBR) SHULZHITSKIY Mark (RUS) Ligier Nissan LMP2 team Oak Racing , actionduring the 2014 Le Mans 24 hours test day, on June 1st 2014, at Le Mans circuit, France. Photo Florent Gooden / DPPI

FOX Sports will be covering this weekend’s 82nd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans LIVE on FOX Sports 1, FOX Sports 2 and with the FOX Sports Go app. (Photo: DPPI/Onroak Automotive)

Despite struggling to attract entries in the FIA World Endurance Championship and a slight dwindling car count in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, the LMP2 grid for this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans couldn’t be any stronger, with 17 entries set to take part with their cost-capped prototypes.

FOXSports.com continues its comprehensive week-long coverage with a look at the teams from the LMP2 class.