Ahead 258.500 spectators, who saw really good race, car #2 become a winner.
Nobody, also team, didn’t though that they could win. They had technical issue yesterday and lost about 20 laps when team must to change a big number of car parts on their car.
Porsche LMP Team took the lead after two Toyota’s cars retired (#7 due mechanical issue and #9 due accident with other car). But not with winning car. Car #1 leaded after Toyota’s retirements, but they retired four hours before finish line.
So car #2 just must to driving to the finish line and they also did it. The remaining LMP1 car, car #8 finished second in class, but on 9th place overall.
Other class winners:
LMP2: #38 Jackie Chan DC Racing (Oreca 07 – Gibson)
LMGTE Pro: #97 Aston Martin Racing (Aston Martin Vantage)
LMGTE Am: #84 JMW Motorsport (Ferrari 488 GTE)