Porsche 911: Return to Le Mans

In 1989, father and son went to Le Mans. Etienne is grown up now, of course, but since that time there are a couple of things that haven’t changed.

  • Text
    Patricia Jell
  • Photos
    Marko Knab · ramp.pictures

Etienne is eight years old when his father takes him to Le Mans. This changes everything: cars become Etienne’s purpose in life. Nearly forty years later, they both embark on a journey into the past: in a restored Porsche 964, they return to Le Mans.

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In 1989, father and son went to Le Mans. Etienne is grown up now, of course, but since that time there are a couple of things that haven’t changed.
The start of the father-and-son tour was the family seat in Burgundy. The goal again was perhaps the race, but more important was the time spent together.
Patricia Jell

Patricia Jell

Freelance author
Porsche 911 Everlasting Love Stories

Porsche 911 Everlasting Love Stories

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