Toyota wins 5th straight Le Mans 24 hour race

Japanese automaker Toyota won the Le Mans 24 Hours race in northwestern France on Sunday, for the fifth year in a row.

Japanese driver Hirakawa Ryo, Switzerland's Sebastien Buemi and New Zealand's Brendon Hartley took turns maneuvering Toyota's number 8 sports car on the track.

Toyota's number 7 car crewed by Japanese driver Kobayashi Kamui, Britain's Mike Conway and Argentina's Jose Maria Lopez placed second.

Toyota clinched a one-two finish for the second consecutive year.