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Wed 18 Nov 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Martin's Chase plot thickens Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Martin's Chase plot thickens

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Martin's Chase Plot Thickens The past week produced a remarkable batch of late fall racing news. One writer's view of the top ten stories. Mark Martin, Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet. Photo...

Fri 13 Nov 2009
Series off-season spotlight: Gentilozzi

Series off-season spotlight: Gentilozzi

GENTILOZZI: DEVELOP... TEST... RACE RSR's steps toward preparing for first full season in GT2 "Everyday we are motivated to make a better race car," proclaims Paul Gentilozzi, owner and driver for RSR. After ...

Formula Le Mans cars allowed in endurance series

Formula Le Mans cars allowed in endurance series

2010: Formula Le Mans alongside the big players! FORMULA LE MANS is a genuine racing nursery and the "first step" towards endurance racing as such the Automobile Club de l'Ouest hold it dear and has granted the entrance to the "LE MANS SERIES"...

Thu 12 Nov 2009
Intersport Racing names Pagerey for LMPC challenge

Intersport Racing names Pagerey for LMPC challenge

Intersport Racing Names Mitch Pagerey To Drive Le Mans Prototype Challenge For 2010 Intersport Racing has named Patron GT3 standout Mitch Pagerey to drive their American Le Mans Prototype Challenge (LMPC) car for 2010. Pagerey brings a winning...

Wed 11 Nov 2009
Porsche Motorsport newsletter 2009-11-10

Porsche Motorsport newsletter 2009-11-10

Porsche Motorsport around the world FIA GT Championship: Richard Westbrook clinches title with 911 GT3 RSR With victory at the eighth and final round in Zolder (Oct. 25), Richard Westbrook from Great Britain secured the GT2 drivers' title of...

Tue 10 Nov 2009
Series off-season news on Autocon's future

Series off-season news on Autocon's future

AUTOCON'S 2010 PROTOTYPE PROGRAM STILL IN FLUX Lewis says team definitely will be back for next season Autocon Motorsports' 2010 American Le Mans Series season already was going to have a different look with longtime ...

RSR announces 2010 preparation plans

RSR announces 2010 preparation plans

RSR prepares for 2010 with the execution of a testing and development plan Successful Debut in 2009 Puts the RSR Jaguar XKR GT on Track for Success in the 2010 American Le Mans Series Championship EAST LANSING, Michigan (November 9, 2009) - ...

Sun 08 Nov 2009
Zytek collects award

Zytek collects award

Zytek collects award at Professional MotorSport World Expo British company wins Powertrain Innovation of the Year award Zytek collected the Powertrain Innovation of the Year award in Cologne on Tuesday evening. The honour was bestowed upon Zytek...

Mon 02 Nov 2009
Highcroft Racing, Extreme Speed Motorsports 2010 changes

Highcroft Racing, Extreme Speed Motorsports 2010 changes

TWO-TEAM TEQUILA PATRON ASSAULT ON 2010 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES DANBURY, CT, Monday, November 2, 2009: After a highly-successful championship-winning 2009 season for Patron Highcroft Racing, American Le Mans Series fans will get to enjoy a ...

Sat 31 Oct 2009
Asia: Okayama: BMW Rahal Letterman race one report

Asia: Okayama: BMW Rahal Letterman race one report

BMW M3 GT2 scores debut victory in the Asian Le Mans Series. Okayama (JP), 31st October 2009. Dirk Muller (DE) and Tommy Milner (US) celebrated victory with the BMW M3 GT2 in the first round of the Asian Le Mans Series. At the "Okayama ...

Thu 29 Oct 2009
Series Asian LMS spotlight - Robertson Racing

Series Asian LMS spotlight - Robertson Racing

CHARTING THE PROGRESSION OF ROBERTSON RACING The progression of the Robertson Racing GT2 program has been fantastic to witness in the American Le Mans Series. Now the team is going global with its entry into this weekend's ...

Series news - Jonny Cocker blog 2009-10-28

Series news - Jonny Cocker blog 2009-10-28

JONNY ON THE SPOT: BLOGGING FROM JAPAN The Drayson Racing "World Tour" wraps up this weekend with the team's entry into the inaugural race for the Asian Le Mans Series at Okayama, Japan. Former British GT champion Jonny Cocker...

Mon 26 Oct 2009
Series announces winner of 2009 Story of the Year

Series announces winner of 2009 Story of the Year

ANOTHER WIN FOR CORVETTE: MOSPORT VICTORY IS STORY OF THE YEAR Corvette Racing won again in the American Le Mans Series as fans voted the team's first GT2 victory at Mosport in August as the Story of the Year for 2009. Johnny O'Connell, who made...

Fri 23 Oct 2009
ALMS readies for Asian Series season

ALMS readies for Asian Series season

FAR EAST BECKONS FOR TRIO OF AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES TEAMS The 2009 season isn't quite over for a trio of teams from the American Le Mans Series. Drayson Racing, Robertson Racing and BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team are eight days away from the...

Rencontres Peugeot Sport weekend preview

Rencontres Peugeot Sport weekend preview

PEUGEOT CELEBRATES ITS LE MANS TRIUMPH AT... LE MANS Five months after its one-two finish in June's Le Mans 24 Hours, Peugeot Sport returns to the French circuit to celebrate its success at the 'Rencontres Peugeot Sport' weekend at Le...

Thu 22 Oct 2009
Intersport Racing news 2009-10-22

Intersport Racing news 2009-10-22

Intersport Racing Pioneers New American Le Mans Prototype Challenge Class As the American Le Mans Series' longest running privateer team, it is only fitting that Intersport Racing would step up and purchase the first-ever American Le Mans ...

Highcroft Racing news 2009-10-21

Highcroft Racing news 2009-10-21

TECHNICAL PARTNERSHIPS KEY TO PATRON HIGHCROFT'S CHAMPIONSHIP DANBURY, CT, Wednesday, October 21, 2009: While the hard working crew at Patron Highcroft Racing's Danbury, CT headquarters have been a key to the team's championship success, the ...

Mon 19 Oct 2009
Highcroft Racing news 2009-10-19

Highcroft Racing news 2009-10-19

LEGENDS, INDUSTRY LEADERS PRAISE PATRON HIGHCROFT'S CHAMPIONSHIP SUCCESS DANBURY, CT, Monday, October 19, 2009: Patron Highcroft Racing's championship winning season in the American Le Mans Series has drawn applause from motorsport legends,...

Sun 18 Oct 2009
Porsche Motorsport newsletter 2009-10-16

Porsche Motorsport newsletter 2009-10-16

American Le Mans Series: 100th win yields championship title After their hard-fought victory at the final round of the ALMS in Laguna Seca, Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long are the new GT2 champions. The Porsche works drivers gave a superb ...

Thu 15 Oct 2009
Series news on Chris McMurry semi-retirement

Series news on Chris McMurry semi-retirement

McMURRY STEPS AWAY FROM FULL-TIME RACING SCHEDULE Amid the hoopla of Gil de Ferran's retirement following the Monterey Sports Car Championship presented by Patron, another driver quietly exited the stage after building an...

Acura Motorsports 2009 season review

Acura Motorsports 2009 season review

ACURA ENJOYS RECORD SPORTS CAR SEASON WITH TITLES IN AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES LMP1, LMP2 CLASSES Brabham, Sharp Leads Patron Highcroft Racing Past de Ferran Motorsports in LMP1; Lowe's Fernandez Team Dominates LPM2 Division With Record 8 Class...

Laguna Seca: BimmerWorld Racing race report

Laguna Seca: BimmerWorld Racing race report

Clay ends his season on a high with a podium. Both Thomas and Esayian pass three cars each during the race. After an amazing 1-2-3 finish at the penultimate round, matching that performance was going to be tough for the trio ...

Laguna Seca: John Baker, Guy Cosmo race report

Laguna Seca: John Baker, Guy Cosmo race report

Guy Cosmo and John Baker Take The Season Finale In American Le Mans GT Challenge Class In what Guy Cosmo described as "the toughest race I've ever driven," the Orbit Racing No. 47 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car came home a winner for the American Le...

Wed 14 Oct 2009
David Brabham news 2009-10-14

David Brabham news 2009-10-14

David Brabham, Special Ambassador for Malaria No More UK announces new plans for 2010 Celebrity Karting Challenge LONDON, UK -- Wednesday 14 October, 2009: David Brabham, winner of the Le Mans 24 Hours and newly crowned champion of the 2009...

Tue 13 Oct 2009
Laguna Seca: Patrick Long race report

Laguna Seca: Patrick Long race report

Patrick Long, the sole American Porsche factory driver, clinched the 2009 ALMS GT2 Driver's Championship Saturday at Laguna Seca, as he and teammate Jorg Bergmeister won a thrilling four-hour finale to the American Le Mans Series season. Long and...

Laguna Seca: Farnbacher Loles Racing race report

Laguna Seca: Farnbacher Loles Racing race report

Farnbacher Loles Earns Podium Position at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Farnbacher Loles Racing finished the 2009 American Le Mans Series season with a third place podium finish at the Monterey Sports Car Championship at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on...

Primetime Race Group awards ceremony report

Primetime Race Group awards ceremony report

JOEL FEINBERG NAMED AMERICAN LE MANS 2009 FOUNDERS CUP CHAMPION October 12th 2009 Fort Lauderdale, Florida- In their second season campaigning the only Dodge Viper in American Le Mans, Primetime Race Group owner and driver Joel Feinberg was ...

Series 2010 broadcast stations announced

Series 2010 broadcast stations announced

SPEED, CBS TO TELECAST AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES 2010 SCHEDULE BRASELTON, GA (October 11) - The American Le Mans Series, which boasts a worldwide television audience of more than 650 million homes, has announced its domestic television partners...

Series Night of Champions report

Series Night of Champions report

SERIES CELEBRATES ON A NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS Lowe's Fernandez Racing's Luis Diaz and Corvette Racing's Doug Fehan were the big winners Sunday and received highly sought after awards voted on by fans of the American Le Mans Series. Diaz, reigning...

Laguna Seca: Eco Racing race report

Laguna Seca: Eco Racing race report

ECO RACING LOOKS TO FUTURE AFTER ENGINE INTAKE TEMPERATURE ISSUES SIDELINE TEAM AT LAGUNA SECA Charge temperature issues lead to DNS at Mazda Sports Car Championships MONTEREY, CA -Eco Racing withdrew its LMP1 entry to the season finale of...

Laguna Seca: Ferrari race report

Laguna Seca: Ferrari race report

The race on the Californian Laguna Seca track, the tenths and last round of the American Le Mans Series, ended prematurely for the F430 started by the Risi Competizione Team, due to a collision, for which the team from Houston had to pay a high ...

Professional Motorsport World Expo 2009 award nominees

Professional Motorsport World Expo 2009 award nominees

UNPRECEDENTED NUMBER OF NOMINATIONS FOR BRAWN GP IN PROFESSIONAL MOTORSPORT WORLD EXPO 2009 AWARDS Professional MotorSport World Expo, central Europe's leading trade-only motorsport exhibition, today reveals the nominees for its...

Mon 12 Oct 2009
McNish, Russell School search for new talentHeadline

McNish, Russell School search for new talent

Call him "Professor McNish." It is worlds apart from his day job in the American Le Mans Series wheeling the latest rocket ship on wheels, the latest Audi Le Mans prototype, the R15 TDI, but Allan McNish is now focused on his newest ...

Laguna Seca: Johnny Mowlem race report

Laguna Seca: Johnny Mowlem race report

MOWLEM, HYBRID CAR RUN WITH LEADERS IN ALMS RACE MONTEREY, Calif. (Oct. 11, 2009) - Johnny Mowlem turned in one of the best performances of his racing career, showing the potential for the Corsa Motorsports hybrid power program during the...

Laguna Seca: IMSA statement on GT2 finish

Laguna Seca: IMSA statement on GT2 finish

IMSA STATEMENT ON MAZDA RACEWAY GT2 FINISH Following the closing laps and finish of the GT2 race Saturday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, IMSA officials placed Jorg Bergmeister and Jan Magnussen on a two-race probation period for the start of the...

Highcroft Racing Night of Champions report

Highcroft Racing Night of Champions report

PATRON HIGHCROFT CELEBRATE AT AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS Duncan Dayton Q&A Champions MONTEREY, CA, Sunday, October 11, 2009: Patron Highcroft Racing celebrated the team's 2009 LMP1 championship victory in grand style ...