FRANCE - JUNE 19:  On June 19, 1939, at the end of the 24 heures du Mans, the French pilots Jean-Pierre WIMILLE and Pierre VEYRON (in the middle smiling) congratulated by Mr. de MONZIE. They had just covered 3354 km on a BUGATTI 57G within 24 hours, winning the event and beating the record.  (Photo by Keystone-France/Gamma-Keystone via Getty Images)