Bentley's Le Mans victory

Bentley's Le Mans victory

It's now 10 years since Bentley returned to the winner's circle at Le Mans, so it seemed the right time to take a look back at AUTOSPORT's race report ahead of this year's event

The two Bentley Speed 8s were always going to be the fastest things around the Circuit de la Sarthe last weekend. That much was for sure.

Less clear was the ability of the all-new LM-GTP contender to go the full distance. Then there were the dual issues of fuel consumption and tyre wear, so crucial to success in the Le Mans 24 Hours. Those doubts were answered last weekend by one of the most dominant displays at the world's biggest sportscar race. Ever.

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