Samples 2016 Le Mans Special Edition - Page 147

2016 LE MANS SPECIAL EDITION of more than a minute for the latter part of the race. Enough to head to a relatively easy win... you’d think. As the signal was given to Kazuki Nakajima to relax the pace for the finish, he noticed a subtle loss of power in his V6 turbo, ending in a full stop heading into the final lap. Though the car managed to cross the finish line finally, the time it took to do so exceeded the limit authorized and tossed the car outside the standings. At the finish, even winner Romain Dumas found it difficult to rejoice. “Obviously, we aren’t giving up the win, but we’re sad for Toyota,” admitted the Porsche driver. for 23 hours and 56 minutes? BY GPI