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Wed 21 Mar 2001
Johansson Motorsport Sebring race report

Johansson Motorsport Sebring race report

17/03/01 : Race Notes at Four Hours Stefan Johansson started the No. 18 Gulf Oil sponsored Audi R8, which features the historic Gulf Racing livery from fourth position on the grid. Losing one position at the start to Jon Field in the Lola, ...

Sat 18 Aug 2001
Alex Job Racing, McKenna Porsche Mosport preview

Alex Job Racing, McKenna Porsche Mosport preview

Alex Job Racing, Mckenna Porsche Look Forward To A Repeat American Le Mans Series Mosport Performance Bowmanville, ON - August 16, 2001- If history repeats itself, the Alex Job Racing, McKenna Porsche racing team will be in good shape come...

Fri 27 Apr 2001
LGTRS: Michele Alboreto tribute

LGTRS: Michele Alboreto tribute

Michele Alboreto tribute It is with great sadness that we learn of the death of Michele Alboreto. The 44-year old veteran of 194 Formula One races succumbed to injuries received when the Audi R8 he was testing left the road at the Lausitzring in...

Mon 24 Dec 2001
IRL: GM Racing completes

IRL: GM Racing completes "vintage" season

GM brands Complete "Vintage" Season Chevrolet, Oldsmobile, Pontiac and Cadillac gain Podiums and Titles Detroit, Mich., Dec.21, 2001 - With the extremely short time between the end of one racing season and the start of the next, General Motors...

Sat 17 Nov 2001
Fri 13 Apr 2001
Donington test session

Donington test session

The Audi R8 of Rinaldo Capello and Tom Kristensen topped the times on Thursday in testing for this weekend's ELMS race at Donnington, with a fastest lap of 1m 21.684s, closely followed by the Audis of Biela and Pirro, and Johanson and Smith. Over...

Fri 24 Aug 2001
Archer Mid-Ohio qualifyiing notes

Archer Mid-Ohio qualifyiing notes

Lexington, Ohio - Tommy Archer, driving the number 36 Motorcity True Performance Dodge Viper, will start from the front row for tomorrow's round nine of the SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am for the BFGoodrich Cup race at the Mid-Ohio Sportscar ...

Tue 24 Jul 2001
Fri 13 Apr 2001
Mid-Ohio replaces Mont-Tremblant

Mid-Ohio replaces Mont-Tremblant

INDIANAPOLIS (April 13, 2001) -- The famed Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, will host an event of the American Le Mans Series on Aug. 25, ALMS and Mid-Ohio officials have announced. The new event replaces a race that the ALMS...

Wed 11 Jul 2001
APLMS: Malaysia Sepang International Circuit pre-event news

APLMS: Malaysia Sepang International Circuit pre-event news

Asia Pacific Le Mans Series Malaysia - Racing In Paradise 9-11 November 2001 Sepang International Circuit Malaysian Update - 118 Days To Go Preaparations are well underway for this year's Asia Pacific Le Mans Series event at Malaysia, the ...

Sat 12 May 2001
Audi Jarama preview

Audi Jarama preview

After the pre-practice for the Le Mans 24 Hour race, in which Audi driver Rinaldo Capello recorded the fastest time, the Audi team now concentrates on the second European guest appearance of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS): On May 20, the Le...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
Speedvision airs 2001 ALMS season review 2001-12-27

Speedvision airs 2001 ALMS season review 2001-12-27

Speedvision To Review 2001 American Le Mans Series Season December 27 BRASELTON, Ga. (December 17, 2001) -- Speedvision's "The Year In Racing" will review the 2001 American Le Mans Series season in a special program to air on Thursday night, ...

Fri 28 Sep 2001
Champion Racing Petit Le Mans preview

Champion Racing Petit Le Mans preview

BRASELTON, Ga. (September 27, 2001) -- Champion Racing's cars in the American Le Mans Series have always been known for their beautiful and striking paint schemes, but the Florida-based team is going the extra mile for Audi presents Petit Le Mans...

Tue 20 Nov 2001
American Le Mans Series announces 2002 schedule

American Le Mans Series announces 2002 schedule

BRASELTON, Ga. (October 5, 2001) -- Four exciting new venues, a revived endurance racing format with longer races and a new television partner highlight a 10-event schedule for the 2002 American Le Mans Series season, series officials have...

Sun 28 Jan 2001
Team Cadillac to develop new car

Team Cadillac to develop new car

DETROIT, Jan. 26 significantly revised Cadillac Northstar LMP program will see two interim design cars at this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans and selected North American rounds of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS). An all-new Cadillac Northstar...

Tue 21 Aug 2001
RACE: Mid-Ohio fact sheet

RACE: Mid-Ohio fact sheet

<pre> WHAT: American Le Mans at Mid-Ohio American Le Mans Series Round Six of Nine The weekend marks the Midwest debut of the American Le Mans Series and the return of the Trans-Am Series to Mid-Ohio Sports Car...

Sat 05 May 2001
A race within a race - Jarama move

A race within a race - Jarama move

Bicester, UK, Friday 4th May 2001: Following the weekend's test session at Le Mans over 30 trucks full of cars and equipment will roll out of France and set up home in the paddock at Circuito del Jarama, Madrid, in anticipation for the second...

Sat 06 Oct 2001
BMW M3 GTRs 1,2,3,4 at Petit Le Mans 3-hour mark

BMW M3 GTRs 1,2,3,4 at Petit Le Mans 3-hour mark

Hour 3: BMW M3 GTRs hold positions 1,2,3,4 at three-hour mark. Braselton, Ga., -- Rain greeted the teams in this morning's warm-up session, but as the 12 o'clock Petit Le Mans start time approached the skies brightened and the line around the...

Thu 12 Jul 2001
Sony to sponsor Mosport event

Sony to sponsor Mosport event

BOWMANVILLE, ON., July 5, 2001 -- Sony Computer Entertainment Canada and the Grand Prix at Mosport announced today that PlayStation®2 game, Gran Turismo-3 A-spec, the third installment of the hugely successful Gran Turismo franchise is the title...

Sun 18 Mar 2001
Sebring standings after 3 hours

Sebring standings after 3 hours

Pos Car Class Driver/Team Car/Sponsor Lap Gap ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. 2 P900 Tom Kristensen Audi R8 95 -- 2. 1...

Fri 02 Nov 2001
Reynard to introduce new Sportscar for 2002

Reynard to introduce new Sportscar for 2002

Reynard Motorsport has today confirmed the introduction of a new Sportscar for 2002. The Reynard 02S-P675 sports racing car is being developed for Sportscar Series on both sides of the Atlantic including the American Le Mans Series, FIA Sportscar...

Sat 13 Oct 2001
Champions honored at Awards Ceremony

Champions honored at Awards Ceremony

BRASELTON, Ga. (October 7, 2001) -- Italy's Emanuele Pirro was the star of the evening Sunday night as the American Le Mans Series concluded its 2001 season with a lavish awards ceremony at the Chateau Elan. Pirro, driver of the...

Tue 24 Jul 2001
BMW M3 GTRs Sears Point qualifying

BMW M3 GTRs Sears Point qualifying

The two new BMW Team PTG M3 GTRs will start second and third in the GT class for Sunday's two-hour-and-forty-five-minute X-Factor Grand Prix of Sonoma at Sears Point Raceway. Bill Auberlen (USA) qualified the No. 10 BMW M3 GTR he will share with...

Thu 08 Mar 2001
Reynard 01Q Sportscar set to race in Usa and

Reynard 01Q Sportscar set to race in Usa and

The Reynard 01Q sportscar, evolved from the original 2KQ model launched in 1999, is set to race in the American Le Mans Series and the FIA Sportscar Championship and Le Mans 24 Hour race this year, with three top teams fielding cars. The Dick ...

Fri 05 Oct 2001
Porsche Motorsports Petit Le Mans qualifying

Porsche Motorsports Petit Le Mans qualifying

-In a qualifying session which featured both wet and dry conditions, Porsche 911 GT3 RS racers ran well, but turn focus to 10-hour race to try and outlast faster BMWs- FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - October 5, 2001 - Determined to outlast the faster BMWs...

Thu 07 Jun 2001
BMW prepares new M3 GTR

BMW prepares new M3 GTR

While half the Prototype Technology Group shop continued to make the first Team PTG V8-powered M3 GTR ready for its June 11-13 test at Sebring International Raceway in Florida, the other half of the crew was 15 miles down the road at Summit Point...

Sat 17 Nov 2001
Dick Barbour Racing technical partnership announcement

Dick Barbour Racing technical partnership announcement

Dick Barbour Racing Announces Technical Partnership With Multimatic For ALMS 2002 (Nov. 9, 2001, Braselton, GA) With the start of the 2002 American LeMans Series season only 125 days away, Dick Barbour Racing has entered into an agreement with...

Sat 27 Oct 2001
Interview in Melbourne with Allan McNish

Interview in Melbourne with Allan McNish

New Formula One team Toyota's rookie driver for the 2002 Foster's Australian Grand Prix on the first weekend of March, Scotsman Allan McNish, has already made his "debut" in Melbourne - on radio. McNish was interviewed on radio station Talk 1116...

Mon 23 Jul 2001
Sears Point opening practice results

Sears Point opening practice results

Friday's practice speeds: 1. Rinaldo Capello, Italy; Tom Kristensen, Denmark; Audi R8; 110.710 mph (1 minute, 21.944 seconds). 2. Frank Biela, Germany; Emanuele Pirro, Italy; Audi R8, 110.208 (1:22.317). 3. Klaus Graf, Germany; Franck ...

Fri 13 Jul 2001
BMW Team PTG to nnveil M3 GTRs at Sears Point

BMW Team PTG to nnveil M3 GTRs at Sears Point

SONOMA, Calif., (July 12, 2001) - First on BMW Team PTG's to-do list this month is to introduce another winning thoroughbred at the X-Factor Grand Prix of Sonoma at Sears Point Raceway, the third round of the 2001 American Le Mans Series, as BMW...

Sat 13 Oct 2001
Road Atlanta BMW's 1-2 at Petit Le Mans sweeps GT titles

Road Atlanta BMW's 1-2 at Petit Le Mans sweeps GT titles

BRASELTON, Ga. (October 6, 2001) - In front an audience of an estimated 58,000 fans, BMW completed its sweep of the 2001 American Le Mans Series GT titles with its 1-2 finish today in the fourth annual 1000-mile Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta, the...

Wed 03 Oct 2001
Lola Cars introduces customer car

Lola Cars introduces customer car

Lola Cars International Ltd, designers and manufacturers of the MG Lola EX257 Le Mans car, today unveiled the details of the new 675 LMP customer car for 2002. In a simultaneous launch in Japan and in the United States, models of the new cars...

Thu 30 Aug 2001
Tumminelli files suit against sponsor

Tumminelli files suit against sponsor

SAN FRANCISCO--Aug. 28, 2001 - American Le Mans Series Driver, Jennifer Tumminelli(www.jennifertumminelli.com) and The Louderback Law Firm, a San Francisco civil and employment trial firm, today announced they have filed a $6 million breach of ...

Wed 09 May 2001
Circuito del Jarama confirmed entry list

Circuito del Jarama confirmed entry list

Bicester, UK, Tuesday 8th May 2001: The confirmed entry list for Round Two of the European Le Mans Series at Circuito del Jarama, Spain, is as follows; (Class - Team - Car - No. - Drivers) LMP900 - Audi Sport - Audi R8 - 1 - ...

Fri 31 Aug 2001
Laguna Seca previe

Laguna Seca previe

Monterey Sports Car Championships To Feature American Le Mans, Trans-Am And Historic Imsa Gtp Series At Laguna Seca MONTEREY, Calif. (August 29, 2001) -- Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca will host a road racing fan's dream weekend as some of the...

Sat 01 Sep 2001
A lap of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca with Hans Stuck

A lap of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca with Hans Stuck

NOTE: Legendary sports car endurance racer Hans Stuck of Austria has competed in many events over the years at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif., site of the Sept. 9 American Le Mans Series Monterey Sports Car Championships ...