Pink Floyd Drummer Nick Mason’s Lifelong Dream to Race at Le Mans

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Pink Floyd drummer NICK MASON inherited his fascination with motorsports from his father, who raced a vintage Bentley in club events and produced a documentary series on auto racing. The younger Mason began racing in 1973, at age 29, in a prewar Aston Martin Ulster. In 1979, a few months before Pink Floyd released The Wall, he joined the Dorset Racing Associates team and competed in the ultimate motorsports event: the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The team placed second in its c…

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