In front of 258.500 spectators, the circuit of Le Mans offered a thrilling show once again. With two Porsche 911 RSR on the starting line and young pilots, the Dempsey Racing team finished on 6th position after a demanding race, interspersed with technical issues.
Held annually since 1923, the 24 Hours of Le Mans enthralls motorsports enthusiasts and pilots alike. Patrick Dempsey, ambassador of TAG Heuer, partook at the 2017 edition as manager of his team. Founded in 2006, Dempsey Racing managed to score podium finishes at several circuits including the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the most coveted trophy in endurance racing of all.
Behind the wheel of his Porsche 911 RSR, Patrick Dempsey finished second in the LM GTE-Am category of the 2015’s edition.
Even as Dempsey takes a back seat to devote more time to his career and family, he shared his experience and led his pilots during this 24 Hours of Le Mans.