LIVE BLOG: Return to Le Mans

June 18, 2016

50 years ago, the Ford GT40 stunned Le Mans winning 1-2-3,  victorious in a clean sweep, creating history for Ford.

Today we race again.


Follow us as we provide live updates from Le Mans 24 Hours, 2016. Follow updates on social with #FordLeMans or stream on-board cameras from all four vehicles at


Morning we’re live from Le Mans!

There’s nothing like a little emotion to fire your passion. Watch the people that make the Ford Performance brand.


It’s race day! And, it’s raining. :(


Never fear we asked racing legend Chip Ganassi what he thought the rain meant for the race…


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Momentarily we had a break from the rain – phew! GT owners clubs are a unique marriage of strangers from across the world with one passion. The Ford GT. We invited them all to come and take part in a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, to drive their GT’s in a one lap prior to the race kick-off.









This of course was followed by the newest star of the Ford Performance family, the Focus RS and Ford Mustang. SO MANY MUSTANG’S. Drool.


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We have Pole Position. Hurrah. A good start for the Ford GT drivers. Starting 1-2-4-5.




We’re bringing even more action, live, for race fans. You can stream the onboard cameras as they whizz around the track. Watch here.