It was the debut of the “rolling start” with another Porsche victory with Helmut Marko and Gijs van Lennep in iconic Martini colours. Marko and van Lennep made history when they completed a record race distance of 5335 km, a record that stood until 2010.
|Channel:||24 Hours of Le Mans|
|About this program:||24 Hours of Le Mans: The Great History|
|Episode title:||1971 24 Hours of Le Mans|