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  • Nissan R390 GT1 road car

    2 5.41%
  • Toyota GT-One TSO20 road car

    0 0%
  • Porsche 911 (993) GT1 Strassenversion '1996

    1 2.70%
  • Porsche 911 (996) GT1 Strassenversion '1998

    1 2.70%
  • Lotus Elise GT1 road car

    1 2.70%
  • Dauer 962 LM road car

    11 29.73%
  • Schuppan 962CR

    0 0%
  • Porsche 917K LM Strassenversion

    2 5.41%
  • Mercedes-Benz AMG CLK-GTR

    3 8.11%
  • Mclaren F1 LM

    16 43.24%
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Thread: Best road going Le Mans car?

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    Best road going Le Mans car?

    Which of these do you think is the best road-going version of their racing counterparts?
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    The Dauer. Completely underrated as a supercar.
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    Half of those are arguably road going cars though.
    I'd actually like to know how many miles they have no their odometers.
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    I also don't know what to judge them on - it's not as though anyone wrote a review of many of them.

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    I remember reading a review on the CLK GTR. It was a race car, period.
    I also remember a Dutch journalist went out of track (Hockenheim iirc) just before the Italian journalist turn. Damages to the front bonnet, 20.000 € worth.
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    I know the obvious choice for most would be the F1 LM, however my vote goes for the Dauer 962. For a car that good and that fast it's amazing to me that it gets/got so little publicity.

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    Possibly if Dauer didn't embark themselves into the EB110 business they could have given this car much more attention/publicity.
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    McLaren F1 LM. My favorite of the bunch personally.
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    Quote Originally Posted by LHamilton_w View Post
    McLaren F1 LM. My favorite of the bunch personally.
    Me too, but then that car does have most publicity surrounding it of the lot... so yea
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    A shame they never made a Street version of the 911 GT1 Evo.
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    Certainly some of the other cars weren't given the publicity they deserved, but still the F1 for me. Sometimes the most famous is still the best.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ruim20 View Post
    A shame they never made a Street version of the 911 GT1 Evo.
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    i like the dauer as a silly choice, prank supra's on the highway and stuff.
    but the F1 has to be the best actual 'road car' there?
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    I'da thunk a 917 would be better to prank supras but there never was an official street version, just a couple of converted race cars (one from a badly crashed chassis).
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