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Thu 23 Aug 2007
Vitesse program ties racing to production cars

Vitesse program ties racing to production cars

AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES WINNING THE RACE TO RELEVANCE WITH VITESSE PROGRAM SPEEDtv.com's Marshall Pruett continues his fantastic work with a feature on the American Le Mans Series' Vitesse program. Taken from the French word for "speed", Vitesse...

Sun 23 Dec 2007
Horag Porsche RS Spyder completes first lapsHeadline

Horag Porsche RS Spyder completes first laps

Earlier this week, Fredy Lienhard and Didier Theys clocked the first miles of Horag Racing's new Porsche RS Spyder. On a cold two-day test in Barcelona, the Swiss-based team gained valuable experience in advance of the car's race debut at the...

Thu 24 May 2007
IRL: Detroit Belle Isle GP staff announced

IRL: Detroit Belle Isle GP staff announced

DETROIT BELLE ISLE GRAND PRIX RELIES ON EXPERIENCED STAFF AS RACE MAKES ITS RETURN TO THE MOTOR CITY DETROIT, MI (May 23, 2007) -- The Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix will turn to an experienced and knowledgeable staff of professionals ...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
IRL: Penske Performance appoints new VP, Marketing

IRL: Penske Performance appoints new VP, Marketing

PENSKE PERFORMANCE APPOINTS JONATHAN GIBSON VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING MOORESVILLE, N.C. (December 7, 2007) - Penske Performance has appointed Jonathan Gibson as Vice President of Marketing, a newly created position within its ...

Thu 11 Oct 2007
Ritchie named Porsche Motorsport NA president

Ritchie named Porsche Motorsport NA president

PAUL S. RITCHIE NAMED PORSCHE MOTORSPORT NORTH AMERICA PRESIDENT --Uwe Brettel Returns to Germany for New Racing Management Position-- SANTA ANA, Calif. -- October 11 -- Paul S. Ritchie, executive director -- engineering operations for Magna...

Fri 12 Oct 2007
A full circle for Theys, LienhardHeadline

A full circle for Theys, Lienhard

Horag Racing's Didier Theys and Fredy Lienhard have high hopes heading into the 2008 season with a Porsche RS Spyder Many years have passed since Didier Theys and Fredy Lienhard sat behind the wheel of legendary Porsche sports cars in endurance...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
MMP 2008 schedule announced

MMP 2008 schedule announced

Miller Motorsports Park Announces 2008 Racing Schedule TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (November 12, 2007) -- As Miller Motorsports Park prepares to wave the checkered flag on the 2007 season, preparations are already well underway for 2008. The ...

Sun 28 Oct 2007
IRL: Bobby Rahal on death of Shav Glick

IRL: Bobby Rahal on death of Shav Glick

STATEMENT FROM RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING CO-OWNER BOBBY RAHAL ON THE PASSING OF LOS ANGELES TIMES SPORTSWRITER SHAV GLICK The following is a statement made by three-time IndyCar/CART champion Bobby Rahal regarding the passing of long-time Los...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
ACO announces the 2008 technical regulations

ACO announces the 2008 technical regulations

The 2008 technical regulations: stability and opening All the races organized under the Le Mans label in 2008 (Le Mans 24 Hours, the American Le Mans Series in the USA and the Le Mans Series in Europe) will comply with new specifications drawn...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Audi commits motorsports program for 2008

Audi commits motorsports program for 2008

Audi with clear commitment to motorsport Most extensive factory involvement in company's history Race version of the new Audi A4 celebrates debut in DTM Entry in the Le Mans Series in Europe planned AUDI AG makes a clear commitment to...

Thu 25 Jan 2007
IPS: IRL: Andretti Green business related news

IPS: IRL: Andretti Green business related news

ANDRETTI GREEN ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE ASSIGNMENTS AND STAFFING ADDITION INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Jan. 24, 2007) - Andretti Green announced today it has made additional changes to the commercial side of its Indianapolis-based racing operation. John ...

Sat 21 Apr 2007
Kumho spotlights crew member Figueira

Kumho spotlights crew member Figueira

High school hockey player handling tires instead of pucks HOUSTON, TX.As captain of his high school hockey team, Brent Figueira, Jr., handled plenty of black, round, rubber objects. As a member of the Kumho Tires service crew at American...

Fri 06 Jul 2007
Lime Rock: Kumho Tires preview

Lime Rock: Kumho Tires preview

Kumho hopes July 4 SCCA win is good omen for the weekend RANCHO CUCAMNOGA, CA..--.For the first time since joining the American Le Mans Series in 2005, Kumho Tires will field three cars in an ALMS race. At tomorrow's Northeast Grand Prix at...

Mon 02 Apr 2007
Tomas Enge medical update 2007-04-01

Tomas Enge medical update 2007-04-01

Tomas Enge Suffers Broken Elbow and Other Injuries in St. Pete Race but is "Self" the Morning After Serious Accident ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., April 1, 2007 -- Less than 18 hours after a violent accident in the Sports Car Challenge at St. Petersburg...

Thu 12 Jul 2007
Sebring Int'l Raceway gets new building

Sebring Int'l Raceway gets new building

NEW OFFICES AT SEBRING INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY Sebring International Raceway and the Sebring Airport Authority announced construction begins this month on a new office building at America's oldest and most prestigious road racing...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
Mowlem joins Corsa Motorsport in 2008

Mowlem joins Corsa Motorsport in 2008

MOWLEM JOINS CORSA MOTORSPORT FOR 2008 ALMS SEASON LONDON, England (Nov. 30, 2007) -- Johnny Mowlem announced today that he has joined Corsa Motorsport and will drive a Ferrari in the GT2 class of the American Le Mans Series in...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Corvette Racing returns for 2008

Corvette Racing returns for 2008

Corvette Racing to Compete in 12-Race American Le Mans Series in 2008 Chevrolet Factory Team to Run Entire ALMS Schedule and 24 Hours of Le Mans DETROIT - Corvette Racing, the most successful team in the history of the American Le Mans Series,...

Sat 29 Sep 2007
ACO adjusts diesel equivalence formula for 2008

ACO adjusts diesel equivalence formula for 2008

As announced by Jean-Claude Plassart , the President of the Automobile Club de l'Ouest during last June's press conference before the 2007 Le Mans 24 Hours, the ACO has taken advantage of the intervening months to refine its study of the...

Sun 18 Mar 2007
Sebring: Race results

Sebring: Race results

Pos Car Cls CP Drivers Team Car Laps Gap Status --- --- --- --- ---------------------------------------- ------------------------- ---------------------- ---------...

Mon 08 Oct 2007
Road Atlanta: Krohn Racing/Risi race report

Road Atlanta: Krohn Racing/Risi race report

Risi-Krohn Ferrari Post-Race Report from Petit Le Mans The Risi-Krohn Ferrari 430 GT of Krohn Racing team owner/driver Tracy W. Krohn and co-drivers Nic Jönsson and Darren Turner retired with an oil pump issue nearly eight and one-half hours...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Porsche Motorsports Night summary

Porsche Motorsports Night summary

FLYING LIZARD MOTORSPORTS' VAN OVERBEEK BECOMES FIFTH U.S. DRIVER TO WIN PORSCHE CUP -- WORLD-WIDE TROPHY FOR MOST SUCCESSFUL PORSCHE PRIVATEER --Patrick Long, Only American Porsche Factory Driver, Named to Penske Racing team for...

Thu 11 Oct 2007
SBRS: RACE: SCC: Mazda teams October news

SBRS: RACE: SCC: Mazda teams October news

MAZDA RACERS BEGIN THEIR OCTOBER.FAST -- One Weekend, Three Tracks, Six Series, Multiple Wins & Championships -- October 10, 2007 (IRVINE, Calif.) - The action was concentrated on the East Coast this past weekend with...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
Mosport events set new records

Mosport events set new records

MOSPORT RECORD BOOK REWRITTEN OFTEN IN 2007 Outright lap record reset for the first time in five years (BOWMANVILLE, ON -- NOVEMBER 12, 2007) Lap records fell in bunches at Mosport International Raceway in 2007. In all, 17 new records ...

Mon 25 Jun 2007
CET Solaroli Motorsports news 2007-06-25

CET Solaroli Motorsports news 2007-06-25

CET Solaroli Motorsports Puts Wheels In Motion For American Le Mans Series Debut Sports car racing legends Johnny Herbert and JJ Lehto sign on Jacksonville, Fla.-- In preparation of their highly anticipated entrance to the American Le Mans...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Porsche Cup winners 1970 to 2007

Porsche Cup winners 1970 to 2007

<pre> Porsche Cup Winners, 1970 - 2007 1970 Gijs van Lennep (Netherlands) Wihuri 1971 Erwin Kremer (Germany) Kremer 1972 John Fitzpatrick (Great Britain) ...

Sun 03 Jun 2007
Le Mans 24h race to use ALMS' leader lights

Le Mans 24h race to use ALMS' leader lights

SERIES' LEADER LIGHTS SYSTEM MAKES ITS WAY TO LE MANS This year's 24 Hours of Le Mans will have even more of an American Le Mans Series flavor when cars hit the famed circuit on Wednesday for practice and qualifying. For the first ...

Sun 15 Apr 2007
Audi Newsletter 2007-04-15

Audi Newsletter 2007-04-15

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 03/2007 Ingolstadt, 15 April 2007 Audi R10 TDI increases championship lead Tom Kristensen is father for third time 180,000 spectators attend DTM presentation Frank Stippler eager for debut in Sweden Stevo Goldstein...

Sun 18 Mar 2007
Sebring: Hour 10 standings

Sebring: Hour 10 standings

Pos Car Cls CP Drivers Team Car Laps Gap --- --- --- --- ---------------------------------------- -------------------------------- ...

Sun 07 Oct 2007
Tue 16 Jan 2007
2006 Porsche Cup winner announced

2006 Porsche Cup winner announced

WOLF HENZLER WINS PORSCHE CUP BASED ON U.S. ROAD RACING RESULTS --Porsche teams and drivers win championships at every level of professional road racing in North America in 2006 -- ATLANTA - December 18 - Wolf Henzler, from Nuertingen,...

Wed 29 Aug 2007
IRL: Detroit Belle Isle GP news 2007-08-28

IRL: Detroit Belle Isle GP news 2007-08-28

DETROIT BELLE ISLE GRAND PRIX ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR MEIJER FAMILY FUN ZONE AND DISCOUNT TICKETS DETROIT, MI (August 28, 2007) -- Meijer is ensuring that the return of world-class auto racing to the Motor City is exciting for fans of all ages by...

Mon 19 Mar 2007
Sebring: Risi Competizione race report

Sebring: Risi Competizione race report

RISI COMPETIZIONE RACE TO AN HISTORIC WIN AT SEBRING Sebring, Florida - On Saturday night, March 17th, Jaime Melo, the driver for the Risi Competizione No. 62 Ferrari 430GT (Salo/Melo/Mowlem) delivered the most exciting last lap in the history...

Fri 05 Oct 2007
IRL: Open-wheel veterans gunning for Petit gloryHeadline

IRL: Open-wheel veterans gunning for Petit glory

Andretti Green Racing started its American Le Mans Series program on top with a win in the Twelve Hours of Sebring. The driving trio of Bryan Herta, Dario Franchitti and Tony Kanaan outlasted the Penske Racing Porsche RS Spyders to give Acura...

Petersen/White Lightning Racing adds partner

Petersen/White Lightning Racing adds partner

Eyewear Company Enthusiastic to Team with 2-Time American Le Mans Series Champs BRASELTON, Ga., October 4, 2007 - Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing and Tifosi Optics, Inc. announced a marketing and development partnership at Road...

Sat 20 Oct 2007
Laguna Seca: Pit Crew Challenge results

Laguna Seca: Pit Crew Challenge results

CORVETTE RACING BACK ON TOP IN KLEIN TOOLS PIT CREW CHALLENGE It was the crew of the No. 4 Corvette C6.R that was the fastest but a penalty resulted in the No. 3 'Vette winning the Klein Tools Pit Crew Challenge championship. The two...

Sun 28 Oct 2007
Laguna Seca: Champions award night summary

Laguna Seca: Champions award night summary

A NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS IN MONTEREY The American Le Mans Series honored its teams, drivers, manufacturers, crews and fan favorites at its annual season-ending banquet in Monterey, Calif., site of Saturday's incredible finish...