AUTOSPORT caught up with the two British drivers in the running to win the 79th Le Mans 24 Hours and asked the key questions about the big race this weekend.
Here's what Audi's Allan McNish and Peugeot driver Anthony Davidson had to say...
Q. Who will win the race?
Q. What are Audi's strengths and what are Peugeot's strengths?
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Gary Watkins has, for reasons best known to himself, devoted all his working life to covering sportscar racing. This season is his 25th as a motorsport journalist, during which time he has reported on major long-distance events on four continents and approaching 60 24-hour races. He reckons a degree in political philosophy makes him well qualified for covering the sometimes Machiavellian world of international sportscars.
Gary, who also writes for RACER, Autoweek, Motor Sport, Autocourse and others, lives in Surbiton but spends more time on the road than at home for most of the year.