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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 ...

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: 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 ...

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...

Thu 23 Oct 2008
Corvette Racing Night of Champions report

Corvette Racing Night of Champions report

Corvette Racing Celebrates Post-Season Awards; Doug Fehan Wins "From the Fans" Award, Mike West Named GT1 Mechanic of the Year MONTEREY, Calif. -- Corvette Racing won accolades in the American Le Mans Series award ceremony following the season...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

Wed 15 Oct 2008
Tue 14 Oct 2008
Laguna Seca: de Ferran Motorsports preview

Laguna Seca: de Ferran Motorsports preview

DE FERRAN MOTORSPORTS CONCLUDES FIRST SEASON AT LAGUNA SECA INDIANAPOLIS, IN (14 October, 2008) -- de Ferran Motorsports will be closing the book on their inaugural season in the American Le Mans Series this Saturday, October 18, when the team...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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"...

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...

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...

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...

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 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 ...

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,...

Mon 10 Mar 2008
Sebring: LG Motorsports preview

Sebring: LG Motorsports preview

LG Motorsports / 3 Dimensional.com Ready To Debut No. 28 Riley C6 Corvette GT2 At Sebring Wylie, Texas - With the preparation complete, all that is left for the No. 28 LG Motorsports / 3 Dimensional.com / Riley C6 Corvette is a 12 hour trip ...

Sun 03 Feb 2008
Petersen/White Lightning Racing announce 2008 plans

Petersen/White Lightning Racing announce 2008 plans

Petersen Motorsports Turns Focus to Rally in 2008 Two-Time Championship-Winning Owner to Shutter Sports Car Effort Until 2009 PAHRUMP, Nev., January 17, 2008 - 2003 and 2004 24 Hours of Le Mans GT class winners. 2005 American Le Mans Series GT2...

Mon 10 Nov 2008
Audi 2008 season review

Audi 2008 season review

Audi celebrates most successful motorsport season Ingolstadt/Neckarsulm -- Four rings, four wins. The end of season party at the Audi Forum Neckarsulm was celebrated under this motto, and at which Audi thanked its teams and drivers for the most...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Prendeville to make sportscar debut in Monterey

Prendeville to make sportscar debut in Monterey

ECO Racing Enters ALMS Season Finale at Laguna Seca Oct. 18; Noda and Prendeville to Drive Environmentally Ground-Breaking Car MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 9 - The much-anticipated world debut of ECO Racing's environmentally ground-breaking, ...

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...

Tue 15 Jul 2008
Audi Newsletter 2008-07-13

Audi Newsletter 2008-07-13

Another Audi one-two-three-four win at Zandvoort DTM: Audi showed a dominant performance at the sixth DTM round at Zandvoort and, like last year, celebrated a one-two-three-four victory in the Netherlands. It was the new Audi A4 DTM's best...

Wed 12 Mar 2008
Sebring: Zytek Motorsport preview

Sebring: Zytek Motorsport preview

Zytek Season Starts Here Silverstone and Interlagos winner represents the marque at Sebring Customers for Zytek's rapid and reliable ZG348 LMP2 engine have increased this season following first and second place at the 2007 Le Mans 24-hours and...