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Le Mans hero Allan McNish has said goodbye at the Goodwood Festival of Speed to the car that brought him his latest taste of glory.

The Monaco-based Scot put his R18 e-tron quattro through its paces for the last time before it is retired to a museum.

Allan McNish

Allan McNish

He said: ‘With the sun and the crowds, I can’t think of a better place for the final drive.’

McNish won Le Mans in the car this year - his third triumph in the race.