1928 Le Mans 24 Hours

24 heures du Mans

Saturday, June 16, 1928
Laps:
154
Fastest Lap:
Birkin, 8m07
Country:
France
Circuit:
Report

One of the finest road races ever staged on the Continent or anywhere else was run over the Sarthe circuit at Le Mans, on the 16th and 17th of June. The Sixth Grand Prix of Endurance and Twenty-Four Hour Race proved again a triumph for British cars, and what was probably the finest exhibition of driving and doggedness ever seen over this course was put up by an Englishman on an English car—Capt. H. R. S. Birkin, on the Bentley No. 3.

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