Racing through Time is an exceptional series entailing the sensational beginnings of a much loved global sport. From the grease and glamour, to the danger and thrills, this is an action-packed, fact filled tour of the world of motor racing, featuring in-depth stories on the legends of motor racing, the high-performance machines, the men behind the wheel, and the circuits that have made history. The History of Le Mans: The history of the world's most famous sports car race, from the beginning in 1923 up to 2002, it's the race that all drivers like to have on their records. Full of drama the race is important to car companies as well. Some like Bentley and Jaguar made their reputation at Le Mans.