Le Mans 2014
This weekend sees Le Mans 24 hour race begin on Saturday at 3pm in France (2pm UK) time. This is a test of endurance, 5,500 km in 24 hours, as @SpeedTVAus put on twitter, it's a full F1 season in one day. That sums it up nicely.
Mark Webber is driving this year, the ex F1 driver in the Porsche team. You can follow @porscheraces on twitter. He'll be driving alongside Timo Bernhard and Bernhard Hartley. To see who else is driving and categories of cars, here's the spotters guide
Hashtags to follow on Twitter are:
To watch on TV on Eurosport channel on Sky.
Friday is a day of rest where you can walk up and down the pitlane. The action starts at 9am (French time) with the warm up. Watch all the action live here:
I'll be keeping up to date on Twitter, so you can always follow our handle too @simonshieldcars.
Congratulations to the Audi R8 team 1 and 2 for a superb hat-trick.