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24/07/2023 News

Alpine Celebrates 100 Years of Le Mans with Historic Milestones

Alpine, the French racing team, celebrated two significant milestones at the 100th 24 Hours of Le Mans race. The team achieved their best results to date at this year's FIA World Endurance Championship, and they also marked their 60th anniversary since their first appearance at Le Mans and a decade since their triumphant return to the Sarthe circuit.

The 24 Hours of Le Mans centenary was far more than just a racing event; it was a grand celebration of passion and heritage. Over 325,000 fans from across the globe flocked to the circuit to witness this historic moment and revel in the spirit of endurance racing.

Alpine ELF Endurance Team's success was a culmination of successful overtakes, well-executed strategic pit stops, and an undying passion for the sport. Their performance not only exemplified the essence of endurance racing but also brought immense pride to Alpine and their supporters.

In addition to the team's triumph, ELF Lubricants proved its mettle once again, showcasing reliability, performance, and durability during the exhilarating race. Behind every remarkable racing feat, there is a team of skilled engineers and technicians ensuring that every component performs optimally under extreme conditions. ELF Lubricants played a crucial role in supporting the Alpine team's pursuit of victory, contributing to their success on the legendary Le Mans track.

The centenary celebrations extended beyond the race itself. Alpine had the privilege of inviting more than 60 of their esteemed customers and affiliate members to the event, creating an atmosphere of camaraderie and excitement. The festivities also included the prestigious ELF Awards ceremony held at the Alpine hospitality lounge on the evening of June 9, just before the race's commencement.

Alpine expresses gratitude to all those who joined them in celebrating this historic occasion. The shared experience of witnessing the 24 Hours of Le Mans centenary and participating in the ELF Awards ceremony created memories that will undoubtedly last a lifetime. It was an acknowledgment of the enduring passion for motorsport that unites fans, drivers, and manufacturers alike.

As the centenary celebrations came to an end, the journey of the Alpine ELF Endurance Team continues. The spirit of passion and determination that was so palpable during the centenary will propel the team forward in the coming months. Racing fans worldwide can eagerly anticipate more thrilling news and updates from Alpine as they pursue further triumphs on the track.