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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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

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...

Fri 05 Oct 2007
Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette

Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette

Riley Technologies announces new GT2 Corvette Newest offering from Riley is eligible for competition across the globe Brassleton, GA (5 October 2007)-- Riley Technologies will open a new chapter in its history with Le Mans, as the famed ...

Sun 18 Mar 2007
Sebring: Hour 10 standings

Sebring: Hour 10 standings

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

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 ...

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 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...

Thu 18 Oct 2007
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...

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,...

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...

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
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 18 Mar 2007
Sebring: Porsche Motorsport race report

Sebring: Porsche Motorsport race report

2007 PORSCHE RS SPYDERS COMPLETE 12 HOURS OF SEBRING WITH ONE LMP2 PODIUM FINISH; NEW 911 GT3 RSR (TYPE 997) FINISHES SECOND AND THIRD IN GT2 CLASS SEBRING, Fla. - March 17 - Porsche Motorsport customers debuted two new race cars - the 2007 ...

Wed 17 Jan 2007
Marco Werner - Audi profile

Marco Werner - Audi profile

Audi factory driver Marco Werner in profile Comeback with the Audi R10 TDI in the USA Two Le Mans victories and two ALMS titles with Audi At home on Lake Constance in Switzerland The Americans were quite astounded when Marco Werner won his...

Thu 25 Oct 2007
Fehan explains why Corvette Racing competed in 2007

Fehan explains why Corvette Racing competed in 2007

FEHAN: WHY WE DID WHAT WE DID After watching Corvette Racing finish off a sweep of the American Le Mans Series' GT1 class on Saturday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, GM Racing Program Doug Fehan explained the reasoning for...

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...

Fri 20 Jul 2007
Mid-Ohio: Qualifying times (REVISED)

Mid-Ohio: Qualifying times (REVISED)

Pos Car Class CPos Qualifying driver Team Car Time Gap to 1st Speed --- --- ----- ---- -------------------- ------------------------ ---------------------- ---------- ---------- ...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
BITD: GM celebrates 2007 championships

BITD: GM celebrates 2007 championships

General Motors Scores 21 Racing Championships in 2007 GM Race Teams Complete Successful Season with Drivers and Manufacturers Championships in Stock Car, Road Racing, Drag Racing, Open Wheel and Off-Road Competition DETROIT - General Motors ...

Fri 09 Nov 2007
BGTC: Lord Drayson leaves UK post to race in America

BGTC: Lord Drayson leaves UK post to race in America

PARLIAMENT'S LORD DRAYSON RESIGNS TO RUN IN AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES Drayson competed in the British GT series. One of the British government's senior members of the House of Lords has taken a leave of absence from politics -- to go racing in the...