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Tue 09 Sep 2008
Corvette Racing future plans teleconference transcript

Corvette Racing future plans teleconference transcript

Corvette Racing Announces Plans for 2009 and 2010 Seasons DETROIT, Sept. 9, 2008 -- Steve Wesoloski, GM Racing Road Racing Group manager, and Doug Fehan, Corvette Racing program manager, participated in a media teleconference today to outline ...

Sun 19 Oct 2008
ECO Racing fueling the green raceHeadline

ECO Racing fueling the green race

Just two weeks after the successful launch of the Green Challenge at Petit Le Mans, a revolutionary new "green" project has hit the ground running in the American Le Mans Series. The much-anticipated debut of the bio diesel-powered ECO Racing ...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Laguna Seca: Highcroft Racing preview

Laguna Seca: Highcroft Racing preview

Patron Highcroft Racing Aims to Conclude ALMS LMP2 Campaign in Style Patron Highcroft Racing will head to the final round of the American Le Mans Series - the Monterey Sports Car Championships Presented by Patron, on October 17-18, with the ...

Thu 07 Feb 2008
BMW M3 race version presented

BMW M3 race version presented

Clear the decks for the race version of the latest generation BMW M3. Chicago/Munich, 6 February 2008. BMW presented the racing version of the new BMW M3 at the Chicago Auto Show. Powered by a 485 bhp eight cylinder engine, this impressive race...

Thu 14 Feb 2008
IRL: Rahal Letterman Racing vs Sharp statement 2008-02-13

IRL: Rahal Letterman Racing vs Sharp statement 2008-02-13

U.S. DISTRICT COURT ISSUES ORDER IN RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING V. SCOTT SHARP CASE Miami (February 13, 2008) -- Because Scott Sharp violated his obligation to race exclusively for Rahal Letterman Racing in 2008, Rahal Letterman Racing was...

Fri 12 Sep 2008
Corvette Racing plans for the future

Corvette Racing plans for the future

Corvette Racing outlined its program for the next two years Tuesday, revealing plans to enter the LM GT2 category of the American Le Mans Series for a limited schedule in 2009. The popular Detroit area-based factory team will first campaign its ...

Thu 15 May 2008
Utah: Series spotlight - Steve Pruitt

Utah: Series spotlight - Steve Pruitt

PROUD PRUITT EAGER FOR HOME UTAH RACE The biggest grin in the American Le Mans Series paddock this weekend may belong to Steve Pruitt, and rightfully so. Pruitt's Corsa Motorsports is the home team this weekend at the Larry H. Miller Dealerships...

Wed 12 Nov 2008
VICI Racing reflects on inaugural season

VICI Racing reflects on inaugural season

VICI RACING - 2008 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES - SEASON REFLECTIONS Miami, Florida - A promising inaugural season in the world's most competitive sports car championship, one that offers a solid platform to build upon, and highlights that a strong...

Tue 19 Feb 2008
Peugeot steps up 2008 programHeadline

Peugeot steps up 2008 program

Team Peugeot Total launched its 2008 racing program Friday, with a primary focus again on the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Three Peugeot 908 HDi FAPs have been entered for the twice-around-the-clock French classic. A two-car attack in the European-based...

Tue 04 Nov 2008
Mazda statement on B-K Motorsports closing

Mazda statement on B-K Motorsports closing

Mazda statement regarding the retirement of Bob Bach/closing of B-K Motorsports "Retirements always leave mixed feelings. We're happy for Bob, but we're sad that we won't be seeing him at the track on a regular basis. Bob and the entire B-K...

Fri 12 Sep 2008
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Time for questions?

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Time for questions?

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram The key question at Spa: would the stewards have handed out the same 25-second penalty if the situation was reversed and Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen had used the momentum from cutting through a chicane to take the...

Wed 16 Jan 2008
Corvette Racing to run E85 Ethanol in 2008

Corvette Racing to run E85 Ethanol in 2008

CORVETTE RACING GOES GREEN WITH E85 ETHANOL FUEL IN 2008 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES Chevrolet Factory Team to Demonstrate Performance and Environmental Benefits of E85 Ethanol in 12-Race Series DETROIT, Jan. 15, 2008 -- Corvette Racing will be ...

Fri 05 Dec 2008
David Brabham awarded BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy

David Brabham awarded BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy

Brabham Adds BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy To Season Honours Sportscar legend David Brabham will receive the BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy for the second time in his illustrious career, at the annual prestigious British Racing Drivers' Club Awards 2008...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Laguna Seca: Farnbacher Loles Racing preview

Laguna Seca: Farnbacher Loles Racing preview

Farnbacher Loles Racing hopes to wrap the 2008 American Le Mans Series season with a strong showing at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif. Bryce Miller of Summit, N.J., and Dirk Werner of Kissenbruck, Germany, will be behind the wheel of...

Mon 14 Apr 2008
Werner, Luhr win shootout at St. PetersburgHeadline

Werner, Luhr win shootout at St. Petersburg

Audi is back on top. Marco Werner and Lucas Luhr took a thrilling win in Saturday's Acura Sports Car Challenge of St. Petersburg, battling with Penske Racing's Porsche RS Spyder right down to the wire. Luhr and the No. 7 Porsche of Romain Dumas ...

Sat 01 Mar 2008
Corsa and VICI teams prepare for 2008 challengeHeadline

Corsa and VICI teams prepare for 2008 challenge

Two teams embark on the upcoming American Le Mans Series season with different programs but share similar attitudes and ambitions. Corsa Motorsports with its Hankook-shod Ferrari F430 GT and Vici Racing's newly announced Porsche 911 GT3 RSR...

Wed 15 Oct 2008
Laguna Seca: VICI Racing preview

Laguna Seca: VICI Racing preview

VICI RACING - MONTEREY SPORTS CAR CHAMPIONSHIPS, PREVIEW Monterey, Calif. - Following a real race against time over the last week- and-a-half VICI Racing arrived at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, California, this week for the final appointment...

Fri 08 Aug 2008
Gerardo Bonilla gives insight of Road AmericaHeadline

Gerardo Bonilla gives insight of Road America

By: John Dagys, Trackbytes.com After a two-week break, the American Le Mans Series is back in action this weekend for the Generac 500 Presented by Time Warner Cable. The seventh round of the Series takes the cars and stars to beautiful Road ...

Wed 20 Aug 2008
Emerson Fittipaldi to pace Detroit field in Corvette

Emerson Fittipaldi to pace Detroit field in Corvette

Emerson Fittipaldi to Pace Detroit Sports Car Challenge in Corvette Z06 E85 Concept Brazilian Racing Champion Will Set the Pace on Belle Isle with Ethanol-Powered Corvette Concept DETROIT, Aug. 19, 2008 -- Emerson Fittipaldi, two-time Formula...

Fri 16 May 2008
de Ferran debuts in Utah with fast timeHeadline

de Ferran debuts in Utah with fast time

Call it first time luck, or perhaps a sign of things to come. On its maiden outing in the American Le Mans Series, de Ferran Motorsports' Acura ARX-01b proved to be the car to beat, setting the quickest time in Friday's test session for Sunday's...

Wed 15 Oct 2008
Wed 19 Mar 2008
DC's Sebring review: The dark side

DC's Sebring review: The dark side

Sebring Review - The Dark Side OOPS Originally credited with a second-place-overall podium finish, the No. 15 Lowe's Fernandez Racing LMP2 was "excluded" from "Revised" Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring race results after ALMS/IMSA officials ...

Sun 30 Nov 2008
Audi Motorsport based on three pillars in the future

Audi Motorsport based on three pillars in the future

Ingolstadt -- In future, the AUDI AG motorsport programme will be based on three pillars: During the 2009 season, the brand with the four rings will compete once again in the 24 Hours of Le Mans and in the DTM. Additionally, with the new Audi R8...

Thu 13 Mar 2008
Sebring: Highcroft Racing Wednesday notes

Sebring: Highcroft Racing Wednesday notes

PATRON HIGHCROFT RACING FINE TUNES RACE SETUP DURING WEDNESDAY'S PRACTICE AT SEBRING INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY Today's weather at the track in Sebring was a portent of race day, with temperatures close to 80 in this afternoon's practice.Though the...

Fri 04 Jan 2008
Petersen/White Lightning Racing Dakar news

Petersen/White Lightning Racing Dakar news

Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing Announces "The Right to Write" Program Michael Petersen to Support African Education During Euromilhoes Dakar 2008 Team owner and driver Michael Petersen (Las Vegas, Nev., USA) took advantage of the...

Mon 08 Dec 2008
Audi pulls plug on season-long programsHeadline

Audi pulls plug on season-long programs

The most successful manufacturer in American Le Mans Series history has scrapped its factory participation. Come 2009, Audi's works entries will not be on the grid on a full-time basis, ending the German manufacturer's tenure in the series that ...

Sun 30 Nov 2008
Series notes on Audi R15 debut at Sebring 2009

Series notes on Audi R15 debut at Sebring 2009

SEBRING DEBUT FOR NEW AUDI R15 TDI The Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring has long seen debuts of the most successful sports cars in endurance racing. The 57th edition - presented by Fresh from Florida on March 21, 2009 - will be no different as...

Sun 20 Apr 2008
Bernhard secures Long Beach poleHeadline

Bernhard secures Long Beach pole

Timo Bernhard rocketed to the overall pole position Friday at Long Beach, giving the rest of the competitors something to fear for Saturday afternoon's Tequila Patron American Le Mans Series race. Bernhard's record-breaking time led a LM P2...

Fri 14 Mar 2008
Audi, Peugeot on front row at SebringHeadline

Audi, Peugeot on front row at Sebring

Audi and Peugeot will share the front row for Saturday's Twelve Hours of Sebring following a bizarre qualifying session that was wiped out due to an early session accident. IMSA officials reverted to combined practice times from the three official...

Fri 29 Feb 2008
ECO Racing to compete in 12 Hours of Sebring

ECO Racing to compete in 12 Hours of Sebring

Pioneering and unique British bio diesel sportscar project to debut at one of the world's top sportscar events Environmentally inspired British racing team, ECO Racing is to race its production engined bio diesel sports prototype race car in the...

Sun 05 Oct 2008
ALMS Green Challenge news 2008-10-02

ALMS Green Challenge news 2008-10-02

PETIT LE MANS' GREEN CHALLENGE REPRESENTS MILESTONE FOR SAE INTERNATIONAL MEMBERS A landmark event that represents years of commitment by SAE International members will come to fruition when the circular-shaped trophy representing sustainability...

Road Atlanta: Series spotlight - Anthony Lazzaro

Road Atlanta: Series spotlight - Anthony Lazzaro

A WELCOMED RETURN FOR LAZZARO TO ROAD ATLANTA Eleven drivers who will race this weekend in Petit Le Mans powered by the Totally New MAZDA6 competed in the 1998 inaugural running of the 1,000- mile/10-hour sports car classic at...

Fri 07 Mar 2008
Audi has strong line-up for SebringHeadline

Audi has strong line-up for Sebring

Audi Sport announced Tuesday its driver line-up for next weekend's Twelve Hours of Sebring, the opening round for the American Le Mans Series. The two-car LM P1 attack is headed by defending series champions Allan McNish and Rinaldo "Dindo"...

Mon 17 Nov 2008
Audi newsletter 2008-11-16

Audi newsletter 2008-11-16

Le Mans Series honours the winning Audi team LMS: The successful Le Mans Series winning squad Audi Sport Team Joest was honoured in a celebratory atmosphere in front of 500 guests on Saturday evening in Paris. Head of Audi Motorsport Dr Wolfgang...

Wed 30 Jan 2008
Bell Motorsports enters GT1 with Aston MartinHeadline

Bell Motorsports enters GT1 with Aston Martin

Corvette Racing won't again be alone in the GT1 category of the American Le Mans Series in 2008. That's because on Monday, Bell Motorsports announced it will campaign an Aston Martin DBR9, to go up against the factory C6.Rs. Bell has joined forces...

Wed 12 Mar 2008
Paddock chatter from SebringHeadline

Paddock chatter from Sebring

Testing continued Tuesday at Sebring International Raceway as American Le Mans Series teams prepare for Saturday's 56th annual Twelve Hours of Sebring. And for the second day running, the No. 07 Peugeot Sport Total 908 HDI FAP was quickest,...