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The president of France visits the track on race day

01:20Starting grid

A look at the race line-up

02:43Starting grid

The engines light as as they prepare for the warm up lap


The race is underway as the pace car comes into the pits

05:13Race action

Great engine noises


The engine blows for one of the Matra's

06:16Race action

Standings after the first hour

07:30Pit stop

With the cars coming into pit, the leaders change

07:45Run off

Jean-Pierre Jabouille runs out of fuel

09:17Run off

A corvette spins and rejoins the track

10:25Pit stop

Pitstops shakes up the order of the race

17:02Race action

Midway race update


Jo Bonnier's fatal crash at Indianapolis

20:58Race action

Race update after 18 hours

21:39Pit stop

Leaders change as Howden Ganley pits after getting hit by another car

25:42Race finish

As the race comes to a close the standings are listed


Henri Pescarolo and Graham Hill celebrate their win

1972 24 Hours of Le Mans

Added on Jun 11, 1972
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