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Kristensen dedicates Le Mans win to Simonsen

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Audi recorded their 12th win in the Le Mans 24 hour race on Sunday but it was a victory overshadowed by the death of Danish driver Allan Simonsen. 

Danish driver Tom Kristensen, in his Audi R18 E-Tron Quattro, crosses the finish line to win the 90th edition Le Mans 24 hours endurance race on June 23, 2013, in Le Mans, western France.

Simonsen's compatriot Tom Kristensen, 45, was part of the winning trio of drivers extending his all-time record of nine victories in the historic race but first since 2008.

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