00:00Off-track actionCompetitors come from far and wide to compete.
05:20Starting gridTeams set up the training camps and garages around the Le Mans area.
12:02StartThe cars take off at the start of the Le Mans race.
19:00Pit garage actionPit stop action - Aston Martin make a stop, refuel and driver change. One of many teams to stop in this gruelling race.
23:05Checkered flagCheckered flag, and all cars come to stop - a grand race was had by all. Mercedes dominant, and fans join the track to celebrate.
After an absence of 22 years, Mercedes returned as Ferrari debuted in the 24h race. It was a problematic race for Aston Martin, Jaguar and Ferrari. Disaster hit Lancia near the end of the race, allowing Mercedes to take an incredible 1-2 finish.
|Channel||24 Hours of Le Mans|
|Program||24 Hours of Le Mans: The Great History|
|Episode title||1952 24 Hours of Le Mans|