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Fri 15 Jun 2007
Too close to call in LMP1

Too close to call in LMP1

The big question hanging over Le Mans this year is ... Peugeot or Audi? The two manufacturers are battling for honours in the LMP1 class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and qualifying suggested the battle could be extremely close as the teams traded...

Kristensen - Headline

Kristensen - "I am here"

Tom Kristensen received the all clear to race from doctors at the start of Le Mans week after suffering heavy whiplash in a DTM crash at the start of the season. On Friday the Audi driver spoke to the media about his recovery and his feelings...

Bourdais enjoys his motivating scheduleHeadline

Bourdais enjoys his motivating schedule

Sebastien Bourdais is currently preparing to run in his sixth Le Mans 24 Hours race. In addition to this he currently leads the Champ Car World Series chasing his fourth consecutive title. During a Peugeot press conference on Friday he explained...

Darren Turner looks forward to the challengeHeadline

Darren Turner looks forward to the challenge

Team Aston Martin Racing driver Darren Turner faced the media and the public at the Scrutineering event in Le Mans town centre on Tuesday. He talked about his previous experiences at Le Mans, and preparations and expectations for this year's ...

Past, present and future of Le MansHeadline

Past, present and future of Le Mans

Automobile Club de l'Ouest president Jean-Claude Passart announced the recent changes and future intentions of the ACO for the next few years at a press conference at the Musee Automobile de la Sarthe at Le Mans circuit. The circuit has seen...

Dr. Ullrich receives Spirit of Le Mans awardHeadline

Dr. Ullrich receives Spirit of Le Mans award

Audi Sport Competition Manager Dr. Wolfgang Ullrich today received the Spirit of Le Mans award from Automobile Club de l'Ouest president Jean-Claude Passart at a press conference at the Musee Automobile de la Sarthe at Le Mans...

Peugeot fastest in first qualifyingHeadline

Peugeot fastest in first qualifying

Peugeot set the fastest time in the first qualifying session for the 2007 Le Mans 24 Hours after a dramatic last-minute battle with Team Audi. The ...

Wed 13 Jun 2007
Kristensen gets to chase his eighth Le Mans winHeadline

Kristensen gets to chase his eighth Le Mans win

Tom Kristensen has been cleared to race at Le Mans 24 Hours this weekend. The Dane, who is looking for his eighth victory in the event, has been given the go-ahead to race alongside Rinaldo Capello and Allan McNish in the ...

Le Mans 24H comes to town

Le Mans 24H comes to town

The 24 Hours of Le Mans paddock descended on the city of Le Mans, France on Tuesday for a full day of "pesage", the administrative and technical checks for every car and driver otherwise known as scrutineering. As the actual race is held several...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Pescarolo take dominant win at Donington

Pescarolo take dominant win at Donington

Pescarolo Sport won the 1000Km European Le Mans Series race at Donington Park with a dominant performance after recovering from two early penalties. Jean Christophe-Boullion moved through the field during a strong first stint, Didier Andre ...

Panoz dominate LMGT2 in Donington Park

Panoz dominate LMGT2 in Donington Park

Team LNT Panoz won the LMGT2 class after a strong drive by Warren Hughes and Robert Bell in the 1000Km European Le Mans Series race at Donington Park. The pair led for most of the race but lost the lead to a strong performance by Andrea Montermini...

Sat 26 Aug 2006
Gounon on pole at Donington

Gounon on pole at Donington

Jean-Marc Gounon stole pole position for the Donington Park round of the Le Mans Endurance Series in the closing seconds of the qualifying session. The Courage Competition Mugen driver set the fastest time early in the twenty-minute session and ...

Sun 13 Aug 2006
Cheever wins in the rain at Silverstone

Cheever wins in the rain at Silverstone

Eddie Cheever won a dramatic Grand Prix Masters of Great Britain race at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit. Torrential rain before the start soaked the track and there were numerous spinners throughout the race. The American took the lead on lap...

Sat 12 Aug 2006
Danner takes Silverstone pole

Danner takes Silverstone pole

Christian Danner qualified in pole position for Sunday's Grand Prix Masters of Great Britain 2006 race at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit. The German narrowly finished ahead of Stefan Johansson, Derek Warwick and Riccardo Patrese, who were all ...

Sun 14 Aug 2005
Dramatic victory for Audi at Silverstone

Dramatic victory for Audi at Silverstone

Audi Playstation Team Oreca won the Le Mans Endurance Series race at Silverstone after an intense race-long battle. The Audi R8 ran in second place for most of the race with the gap to the leader changing regularly due to Safety Car periods. Allan...

McNish fights back to win at Silverstone

McNish fights back to win at Silverstone

Audi Playstation Team Oreca won the Le Mans Endurance Series race at Silverstone after an intense battle during the final three hours of the race. Allan McNish gradually closed in on the leader Jamie Campbell Walter and, after a Safety Car period...

Parente makes it two at Silverstone
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Parente makes it two at Silverstone

Alvaro Parente won his second race of the day with another dominant performance around the Grand Prix circuit at Silverstone in round 16 of the British F3 International Series. The Portuguese driver took the lead at the start and was never headed...

Parente dominates Silverstone race one
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Parente dominates Silverstone race one

Alvaro Parente led from lights-to-flag in round fifteen of the British F3 International Series. The Carlin Motorsport driver started in pole position and pulled out a significant advantage over the opening laps to comfortably take his eighth win...

Sat 13 Aug 2005
Minassian leads after 3 hours at Silverstone

Minassian leads after 3 hours at Silverstone

Nicolas Minassian, driving the Creation Autosportif DBA Judd, dominated the opening three hours of the Le Mans Endurance Series 1000km race at Silverstone circuit. Minassian kept his car on the track as many drivers suffered incidents in the ...

Minassian on pole for Silverstone 1000km

Minassian on pole for Silverstone 1000km

Creation Autosportif qualified in pole position early this morning for the Silverstone round of the Le Mans Endurance Series. Nicolas Minassian improved on each of his first three laps to set a time of 1m 34.562s during the brief qualifying...

Mon 25 Jul 2005
BTCC: Third win for Vauxhall after dramatic final race

BTCC: Third win for Vauxhall after dramatic final race

Yvan Muller secured a clean-sweep for VX Racing with the team’s third win of the day in the British Touring Car Championship at Mondello Park. Muller held off a strong challenge from Arena Motorsports driver Tom Chilton to take his second win of...