We offer a return in high resolution pictures at Le Mans Classic race 2016 with a personal selection of pre war cars period galleries. At this page, we regroup the oldest race cars from 1923 to 1939. Those vintage autos are affectionately called ancestors of race cars but do not to have been manufactured for the competition according to our current standards. We note that at that time the forms and powers of the cars were very varied, but that the performances could remain close.

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Pre-War race cars pictures

Le Mans Classic Race Cars Hi Res Images

Choose to download free high resolution photos of vintage and classic racing cars of all famous auto brands like Bentley, Aston Martin, Bugatti. Those pictures were taken during Le Mans Classic 2016 race. A French historic motor racing competition held every two years in July since 2002 at the 24 Hours Circuit in the Sarthe.

Vintage Aston Martin Race Cars Gallery

Aston Martin is sports car brand from England that evokes – refinement, sportiness, luxury and James Bond. The first “Aston” that leave the factories of Gaydon in Warwickshire county was born in the already distant 1913.

Vintage Aston Martin Race Cars picture

Vintage Aston Martin Race Cars

 Aston Martin Ulster 1.5 Litre race car finished in third place in 24 Hours Of Le Mans 1935. Hi resolution pictures of vintage Aston Martin race cars from pre-World War II period to free download:

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Bugatti Classic Race Cars Gallery

French automaker Bugatti was founded in 1909 by Ettore Bugatti.  Bugatti cars are particularly distinguished in motor racing, especially in the first half of the twentieth century.

Bugatti Classic Race Cars

But, it is only in 1937, when famous Bugatti Type 35 blue car occupies the first place at Le Mans 24 hours race. Since then, Bugatti cars record includes more than 10,000 international victories in the races, as well as 37 different records in his coin box at the racing tracks. See high quality Bugatti classic pre war cars pictures taken during 24H Le Mans Classic vintage cars racing event.

Vintage Bentley Race Cars Images

Bentley is one of those famous auto brands that built the history of the 24 Hours of Le Mans race. Already on his first participation in the very first 24 hours endurance race at circuit De La Sarthe in 1923, Bentley 3 Liter No. 8 established record of the lap during the last hour of the race. And at following year 1924, the victory came to  a Bentley 3 Liter Sport Vanden Plas Tourer.

Vintage Bentley Race Cars Images

After Bentley race cars was quadrupled in 1929 and in 1930 Bentley won first place with Speed Six model – today this car is considered one of the most desirable Bentley in the world. Choose and free download any high resolution pictures of vintage Bentley pre war cars at this gallery!

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We also offer to free download all race car images from 24 Hours Of Le Mans endurance racing event!

All hi res images of pre war cars on this page is free, but if you use them at Web please give a link to LeMansStory.org!