Three hours from the end of this year's Le Mans 24-hour endurance race, the fourth-place semi-privateer DAMS Cadillac Northstar racer snapped a rear wishbone as it passed the pits. When it limped across the line to finish 20th, it was still a couple of places ahead of the two surviving GM Racing Cadillacs. Despite the Riley & Scott-developed Caddy being overweight and underpowered, there'd been optimistic talk of a podium finish before the race. Now this, a potential outright car beaten ...

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