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Thu 29 Dec 2005
Clint Field - ALMS championship interview

Clint Field - ALMS championship interview

IN HIS OWN WORDS: CLINT FIELD Braselton, Ga. - At last, Clint Field has his championship. After winning six times in 2004, the 22-year-old won five times in the American Le Mans Series' LMP2 class in '05 and became the youngest Series champion...

Sascha Maassen - 2006 preview

Sascha Maassen - 2006 preview

Spyder success As other drivers enjoy a few weeks between race seasons, Sascha Maassen is anxious to get back on track. The German Porsche factory driver, now living in Raeren, Belgium, spent 2005 testing the new Porsche RS Spyder LMP2 car in ...

SCC: Darren Law Porsche Cup report

SCC: Darren Law Porsche Cup report

Law Takes 10th in Worldwide Porsche Cup Points Porsche endurance pilot Darren Law of Phoenix, Arizona again finished in the top ten in the world renowned Porsche Cup standings. The Porsche Cup competition, started in 1970,...

Tue 20 Dec 2005
Media department adds Landon Thomas to staff

Media department adds Landon Thomas to staff

LANDON THOMAS NAMED AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES' MEDIA RELATIONS MANAGER Braselton, Ga. - Landon Thomas has been named Media Relations Manager for the American Le Mans Series. A published author and 17-year media and communications professional, ...

New Vice-President of Sales and Marketing announced

New Vice-President of Sales and Marketing announced

CLAYTON TRIGGS JOINS AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES AS VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES AND MARKETING Braselton, Ga. - The American Le Mans Series today announced the appointment of Clayton Triggs to its senior executive staff as its new Vice President of Sales...

Thu 15 Dec 2005
Audi R10 to debut at Sebring

Audi R10 to debut at Sebring

AUDI UNVEILS DIESEL-POWERED R10 PROTOTYPE THAT WILL DEBUT AT MOBIL 1 TWELVE HOURS OF SEBRING Paris, France - Armed with cutting-edge technology developed en route to five overall 24 Hours of Le Mans victories and six American Le Mans Series ...

Audi reveals diesel engine

Audi reveals diesel engine

Audi competes with diesel sports car at Le Mans Audi R10 world premiere in Paris V12 TDI engine produces over 650 hp First test successfully completed AUDI AG is once again one step ahead of the opposition: The inventor of 'TDI' will become the...

A special touch for the holidaysHeadline

A special touch for the holidays

This Year It is Okay To Get a Lot When You Give a Little By: Tom Moore, Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing It is the time of year that our thoughts all turn towards others, or they should. But, if we're honest, how many of us don't ...

Tue 13 Dec 2005
Porsche Cup honors series drivers

Porsche Cup honors series drivers

J3 RACING'S SUGDEN WINS PORSCHE CUP; EIGHT AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES DRIVERS FINISH IN TOP 10 Eight Porsche drivers who regularly competed in the American Le Mans Series in 2005 were among the top 10 finishers in the 2005 Porsche Cup, announced ...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
Dayton's Highcroft Racing enters series

Dayton's Highcroft Racing enters series

Dayton's Highcroft Racing to Campaign Former Dyson Lola in ALMS in 2006 DANBURY, Conn., Dec. 7 - Duncan Dayton, who has a stellar reputation in formula car, vintage and endurance sports car racing, has always enjoyed driving famous race cars. ...

Petersen/White Lightning print benefits Salvation Army

Petersen/White Lightning print benefits Salvation Army

Salvation Army Benefits from Petersen / White Lightning Championship Celebration Print LAS VEGAS, Nev., December 7, 2005 -- Noted artist Paul Holroyd of Batley, Great Britain, has created a special, limited edition print commemorating the...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
Autocon Motorsports announces 2006 plans

Autocon Motorsports announces 2006 plans

AUTOCON MOTORSPORTS TO FIELD LOLA LMP1 FOR 2006 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES Braselton, Ga. - Following a successful campaign in the 2005 American Le Mans Series, Autocon Motorsports has unveiled today its plans to return to the LMP1 class with an ...

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2005-12-04

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2005-12-04

Ingolstadt, 04 December 2005 Audi Motorsport Newsletter 24/2005 DTM/LEMANS: Ekström and Kristensen win Nations Cup The two Audi works drivers Mattias Ekström and Tom Kristensen yet again demonstrated their exceptional skills by winning the...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Champion Racing receives ecology trophy

Champion Racing receives ecology trophy

TEAM ADT CHAMPION RACING RECEIVES THE AUTOMOBILE CLUB de FRANCE ECOLOGY TROPHY POMPANO BEACH, FL. (December 2, 2005) -- Team ADT Champion Racing, winner of the 2005 24 Hours of Le Mans, was recently awarded the first Automobile Club de...

Toyota Lexus to compete in 2006

Toyota Lexus to compete in 2006

Lexus to Race New IS 350 in the American Le Mans Series in 2006 TORRANCE, Calif., December 1, 2005 Just six weeks after introducing the new IS 350 to the American market, Lexus announced today that it will enter the powerful luxury sport sedan...

Lexus joins series in 2006

Lexus joins series in 2006

LEXUS BECOMES LATEST ELITE MANUFACTURER TO JOIN GROWING AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES Braselton, Ga. - Culminating an unprecedented week of competitor growth, the American Le Mans Series announced today Lexus as the second of two elite manufacturers...

Fri 02 Dec 2005
Petersen/White Lightning news 2005-12-01

Petersen/White Lightning news 2005-12-01

Petersen/ White Lightning Lightning Bolts - News and Notes for 2005: Month of December Eco-Racing Awards for the 2005 season continue to roll into the Las Vegas race shop of Petersen Motorsports/ White Lightning Racing. On November 26, ...

Corvette Racing: Tom Wallace

Corvette Racing: Tom Wallace

In His Own Words: Tom Wallace Corvette's New Chief Engineer Talks About Racing, Restoring and Teaching Respect for Automobiles DETROIT - On Jan. 1, 2006, Tom Wallace will officially become the car guy with the best job in the world. On that...

BMW announces return with Team PTG in 2006

BMW announces return with Team PTG in 2006

BMW ANNOUNCES RETURN TO AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES WITH TEAM PTG BMW is returning to the American Le Mans Series in 2006 and is the latest high-end manufacturer to enter the series. Braselton, Ga. - Returning to the stage where it successfully...

BMW expands 2006 US racing program

BMW expands 2006 US racing program

BMW EXPANDS U.S. M3 RACING PROGRAM IN 2006 Woodcliff Lake, NJ - November 28, 2005-- BMW announced today an expansion of its very successful North American M3 racing program. Begun in 1995, BMW M3s have raced to more than 53 wins in 108 races...

Audi Newsletter 2005-11-29

Audi Newsletter 2005-11-29

Ingolstadt, 29 November 2005 Motorsport Newsletter 23/2005 LEMANS: Audi R8 is the most environmentally friendly sportscar The Audi R8, the most successful Le Mans Prototype ever, has received another award: At the headquarters of the French ...

Mike Rockenfeller - nine world laps

Mike Rockenfeller - nine world laps

Mike Rockenfeller could have completed nine world tours in 2005, but his travel took him racing instead. The German Porsche factory driver, now a Monaco resident, competed in 27 races at 22 tracks in 12 countries, in Asia, Europe, the Middle East...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Penske, Porsche announce 2006 lineup

Penske, Porsche announce 2006 lineup

PENSKE, PORSCHE ANNOUNCE CHAMPIONSHIP-CALIBER LINEUP FOR LMP2 EFFORT IN 2006 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES Braselton, Ga. - For its first full season of competition in the American Le Mans Series, the driver lineup for Penske Motorsports' two Porsche...

Drivers for Penske Porsche RS Spyder named

Drivers for Penske Porsche RS Spyder named

2006 DRIVER LINEUP NAMED FOR PENSKE PORSCHE RS SPYDER Four American Le Mans Series Champions among six drivers named for two-car team ATLANTA, November 24, 2005 - The six-driver lineup that will pilot the two Penske Porsche...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Notebook 2005-11-22

Notebook 2005-11-22

AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES NOTEBOOK Liz Halliday, who drove for Intersport Racing in LMP2, has been a world traveler the past several months. Braselton, Ga. - One more race to go, and Liz Halliday's season will be complete. Perhaps then she can...

RACE: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course 2006 season schedule

RACE: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course 2006 season schedule

MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE EXPANDS SCHEDULE TO FEATURE TWO NEW EVENTS IN 2006 DUBLIN, Ohio (November 21, 2005) -- Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course today announced its seven-race 2006 schedule, which features two new events and more of the world-class...

Fri 18 Nov 2005
Panoz, Multimatic team up in 2006

Panoz, Multimatic team up in 2006

PANOZ, MULTIMATIC JOINING FORCES FOR 2006 ESPERANTE EFFORT Braselton, Ga. - In a move that will enhance the development and future performance of its race cars, Panoz Motor Sports has announced that Multimatic Motorsports will field the...

Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz unite for 2006

Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz unite for 2006

Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz - Ready for 2006 ALMS assault Multimatic and Panoz team up for American Le Mans Series assault A new chapter in the Panoz racing story has been opened as responsibility for the 2006 American Le Mans Series ...

Petersen/White Lightning partner says good-bye

Petersen/White Lightning partner says good-bye

Longtime Petersen/ White Lightning Partner Westward Ho Casino Closes Doors LAS VEGAS, Nev., November 17, 2005 -- Longtime Petersen Motorsports/ White Lightning Racing marketing partner, Westward Ho Casino, will officially close its doors at 5...

Thu 17 Nov 2005
Petersen/White Lightning guided to success

Petersen/White Lightning guided to success

Words of Automotive Legend Guide Petersen/ White Lightning to ALMS Success Henry Ford - "Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success." LAS VEGAS, Nev., November 15, 2005 -- It is not ...

Wed 16 Nov 2005
Audi R8 designer receives special award

Audi R8 designer receives special award

Award for TFSI engine of the Audi R8 Ingolstadt, 14 November 2005 -- Ulrich Baretzky is "Race Engine Designer of the Year" Audi R8 winning streak convinced panel of experts V8 power unit without single technical failure in 77 races The Audi R8...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-11-13

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-11-13

Ingolstadt, 13 November 2005 Motorsport Newsletter 22/2005 LMES: Podium result for the Audi R8 in LMES finale The Audi R8 has claimed second place and thus another podium result on its last competitive race in Europe. Allan McNish and Stephane...

Fri 11 Nov 2005
GT2 drivers receive AARWBA First Team votes

GT2 drivers receive AARWBA First Team votes

LONG, BERGMEISTER NAMED TO PRESTIGIOUS AUTO RACING ALL-AMERICAN TEAM Braselton, Ga. - Patrick Long and Jorg Bergmeister's storybook year continued as they were chosen to the 17-member Auto Racing All-American team that was announced Thursday by...

Petersen/White Lightning drivers named to AARWBA First Team

Petersen/White Lightning drivers named to AARWBA First Team

Petersen/ White Lightning's Bergmeister and Long Named to All-American Team INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., November 10, 2005 -- The American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association (AARWBA) announced today that Petersen Motorsports/ White...

Thu 10 Nov 2005
Dyson Racing announces new AER engine

Dyson Racing announces new AER engine

Dyson Racing to Run New AER V8 Turbo LMP1 Engine POUGHKEEPSIE, NY November 9, 2005 - New with a foundation of continuity: that is how Dyson Racing will be meeting the challenge of new rules for the 2006 American Le Mans Series LMP1 class.

SCC: Terry Borcheller's 2005 season review

SCC: Terry Borcheller's 2005 season review

Terry Borcheller enjoyed another fast season in 2005. Although the results didn't match his previous run to six professional sports-car championships, he still notched four pole positions, one track record and seven podium finishes. Borcheller,...