A new high-tech era dawned with the 82nd running of the Le Mans 24 Hours at the weekend, yet this year's race had a decidedly old-school feel.
This was a Le Mans where each and every factory LMP1 car encountered problems, where there were fightbacks galore and where the order continually reshuffled. And out of it all, Audi came through to notch up victory number 13 in the great race.
Andre Lotterer, Marcel Fassler and Benoit Treluyer scored a third victory in four years aboard the #2 Audi R18 e-tron quattro because they, of all the factory entries, encountered fewest problems. Or rather wasted least time sitting in the pits.
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