"Le Mans: Racing is Everything" is a limited original documentary series on Amazon that explores what is known as "the Mount Everest of motorsports," the grueling, non-stop 24-hour car race that has taken place annually in Le Mans, France since 1923.

The series offers unprecedented access to the entire 24 hours of the race, while exploring the storied legacy of Le Mans and the generations of drivers who have braved the course. The show embeds with teams Porsche, Audi, Nissan, Toyota, Aston Martin and Rebellion as they race to build their cars and compete in what is one of the highest attended single-day sporting events in the world. Featured drivers include Australian Formula 1 legend Mark Webber; German three-time Le Mans champion André Lotterer; Nico Prost, son of legendary Formula 1 driver Alain Prost; and English teenage gamer Jann Mardenborough, who at the age of 19 was given a slot on Team Nissan after winning an e-Sports racing competition.

"Le Mans: Racing is Everything" is directed by Emmy Award-nominated James Erskine ("American Masters") and produced by Victoria Gregory ("Man on Wire," "Senna"), and their production company, New Black Films ("The White Room," "One Night in Turin").


FACTS

Network: Amazon
Genre: Reality
Premiere Date: 2017
Seasons: 1
Production Company: New Black Films




Amazon Orders 'Le Mans: Racing Is Everything' — The limited documentary series will explore what is known as "the Mount Everest of motorsports," the grueling, non-stop 24-hour car race that has taken place annually in Le Mans, France since 1923. Read more...





 
 
 
 
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