Oh the world of Le Mans Prototypes or LMP’s. This is the top level of closed wheel race cars. The LMP class autos do reach higher speeds that Formula one. And share similar cost for research and development. The LMP class gets broken down into two classes LMP1’s using very large custom engines, and LMP2’s using top level production engines.  LMP1 has become seen as the car companies playground, whereas, LMP2 has become the world of privately funded racing. We will look at some of these top level race cars over the next few months. Today we start with the Lola Aston Martin…

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