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Tue 02 Dec 2008
NA-F2000: Mosport releases 2009 schedule

NA-F2000: Mosport releases 2009 schedule

MOSPORT RELEASES 2009 MAJOR EVENT SCHEDULE BOWMANVILLE, ON (December 1, 2008) - Mosport International Raceway's 2009 major event schedule, released today, will again feature the only Canadian stop in North America's premier...

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...

Sat 15 Mar 2008
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 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...

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...

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 16 Mar 2008
Sebring: Series hour six notes

Sebring: Series hour six notes

Audi's two R10 TDIs sat 1-2 at the halfway point of the 56th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from Florida on Saturday afternoon with Marco Werner leading Dindo Capello by 13.177 seconds. The two diesel entries were the first of...

Fri 12 Dec 2008
Dyson Racing announces Mazda partnership

Dyson Racing announces Mazda partnership

Dyson Racing and Mazda Form Partnership for 2009 and Beyond POUGHKEEPSIE, NY December 11, 2008 Dyson Racing and MAZDASPEED Motorsports have joined forces for a long-term partnership in the top echelon of American sportscar racing. Sponsored by...

Sun 19 Oct 2008
Laguna Seca: Fernandez Racing race report

Laguna Seca: Fernandez Racing race report

Heartbreak for Lowe's Fernandez Racing in Season Finale It was a day of bitter disappointment for the Lowe's Fernandez Racing team in the ALMS season finale at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Adrian Fernandez was running third overall and second in...

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...

Sat 19 Jan 2008
RACE: CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America 2008 schedule

RACE: CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America 2008 schedule

Road America 2008 Season Schedule Announced Elkhart Lake, Wis., January 15, 2008 - Road America has announced its 2008 season schedule. The dates and events are as follows: May 16-18 Spring Vintage Weekend (SVRA) May 17 Family Tailgate ...

Thu 09 Oct 2008
Audi newsletter 2008-10-08

Audi newsletter 2008-10-08

Audi Sport on success track Ingolstadt -- In the hot phase of the 2008 motorsport season Audi again underlined their "Vorsprung durch Technik" last weekend with two victories linked to "Le Mans" -- in the DTM and in the American Le Mans Series....

Thu 13 Mar 2008
Sebring: Hankook, Corsa Motorsports joint statement

Sebring: Hankook, Corsa Motorsports joint statement

Joint Statement from Hankook Tires and Corsa Motorsports Hankook Tire and Corsa Motorsports regret to announce that the No. 48 entry will not compete in the 56th running of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from ...

Fri 07 Mar 2008
Sebring: Michelin preview

Sebring: Michelin preview

MICHELIN AIMS TO CLAIM 10th CONSECUTIVE SEBRING WIN SEBRING, FLA. (March 5, 2008) - The off-season, which seems to shrink with each passing year, is finally over and the new cars; teams; drivers and sponsors are ready for the first and...

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...

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...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
BMW newsletter 2008-11-29

BMW newsletter 2008-11-29

BMW lines up again in 2009 WTCC - Return to the ALMS. Munich, 29th November 2008. In 2009 BMW Motorsport will put its touring and sports car programmes into action on several popular stages, and will use racing versions of the BMW 3 series to ...

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 ...

Thu 06 Nov 2008
Dyson Racing ends Porsche partnership

Dyson Racing ends Porsche partnership

Dyson Racing statement on Porsche Partnership POUGHKEEPSIE, NY November 6, 2008 -- Dyson Racing has announced that with the end of the 2008 American Le Mans Series season, they will be concluding their partnership with Porsche Motorsport and ...

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...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
Detroit street circuit jettisoned for 2009Headline

Detroit street circuit jettisoned for 2009

The IndyCar/American Le Mans Series double-header weekend at Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan, has been canceled for 2009. Late word today said that the event did not fit the business plans of race organizers amidst the current economic situation.

Fri 21 Nov 2008
Brabham family statement

Brabham family statement

50th ANNIVERSARY 1959 - 2009 Celebrating Sir Jack Brabham's first Formula 1 World Championship Official statement from the Brabham family Ferndown, Dorset, November 20, 2008: The Brabham family would like to absolutely and categorically...

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 ...

Sun 16 Mar 2008
Sebring: Hour 3 standings

Sebring: Hour 3 standings

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

Sat 18 Oct 2008
Laguna Seca: Porsche qualifying report

Laguna Seca: Porsche qualifying report

PORSCHE TEAMS IN LMP2 AND GTS QUALIFY IN GOOD POSITION TO EARN MANUFACTURER TITLES; DIRK WERNER PUTS FARNBACHER LOLES RACING PORSCHE ON GT2 POLE ATLANTA - October 17 - Porsche race drivers in the LMP2 and GT2 classes of the American Le Mans ...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Laguna Seca: Series spotlight - Romain Dumas

Laguna Seca: Series spotlight - Romain Dumas

DUMAS' MEMORIES FROM MONTEREY Before last year's Monterey Sports Car Championships and the close of the 2007 American Le Mans Series, Penske Racing's Romain Dumas could not have imagined a tougher fight for victory than his climatic battle with...

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 ...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
ACO prepares for 2009 Le Mans with first invitesHeadline

ACO prepares for 2009 Le Mans with first invites

While next year's 24 Hours of Le Mans is still over six months away, it's not too early to start planning for the 2009 edition of the French endurance racing classic. That's what the Automobile Club de l'Ouest did Monday, as the organizers handed...

Mon 10 Mar 2008
Sebring: Lola preview

Sebring: Lola preview

LOLA SPORTSCARS GET READY FOR SEBRING 12 HOURS Lola sportscars will be in the thick of the action in this year's 56th running of the classic Sebring 12 Hours endurance race this weekend. Kick starting Lola's 50th year as a motorsport...

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...

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...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
ALMS statement on Bob Carlson

ALMS statement on Bob Carlson

A STATEMENT IN MEMORY OF BOB CARLSON American Le Mans Series President and CEO Scott Atherton issued a statement today in the memory of Bob Carlson, a long-time public relations manager with Porsche Cars North America. Bob passed...

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...

Tue 09 Sep 2008
Corvette Racing announces future plans

Corvette Racing announces future plans

Corvette Racing Announces Future Plans Chevrolet Team to Race for 2009 Le Mans GT1 Title, Develop New GT Version of Corvette C6.R for 2010 DETROIT, Sept. 9, 2008 -- Corvette Racing will aim for a sixth victory in the GT1 class in the 2009 24...

Mon 21 Jan 2008
Series and teams are getting ready for 2008Headline

Series and teams are getting ready for 2008

The stars and cars of the American Le Mans Series have been keeping busy over the winter, preparing for the 2008 season. With only 56 days until the drop of the green flag at the Twelve Hours of Sebring, teams are working around the clock to...