17 Jun '12, 3pm

Congratulations to winners at 24 Hours of Le Mans, notably the new hybrid from @Audi #LM24

Congratulations to winners at 24 Hours of Le Mans, notably the new hybrid from @Audi #LM24

It was already readily apparent that the story at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans would about the battle of the hybrids, with Toyota and Audi squaring off with brand new flywheel hybrid race cars. And after 24 hours of big crashes and some brutal racing, the winner was indeed an Audi hybrid, with the car piloted by the team of Andre Lotterer, Marcel Fassler, and Treluyer Benoit taking the checkered flag. Indeed, the German brand swept the podium, with the second R18 e-tron hybrid taking second place and an Audi R18 Ultra coming in third. But what of the other hybrid/experimental racers?

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