Emotions, reactions overflow after Toyota’s stunning Le Mans loss

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The phrasing in the wake of Toyota’s last lap defeat at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans was reduced to one word: speechless.

When Kazuki Nakajima reported a loss of drive, the car ground to a halt on the front straight and the No. 2 Porsche that won the race blew past. The Toyota, meanwhile, was not classified.

The reaction and finish to this year’s Le Mans will go down in history.

Here’s a mere sampling of what social media had to say in the immediate aftermath: