LIVE: 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans: Part 1

Audi R18 e-tron quattto, 2014 (Credit: Audi Motorsport)

For the 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans will be live blogging throughout the race as well as providing hour-by-hour reports for the entire 24 hours. This part of the live blog will be update during the build up to and the first six hours of the race.

Updates by James Broomhead, Tom Errington, Paul Hensby, Joe Hudson, James Singleton and Nick Smith.