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Wed 30 Dec 2009
Series news on Gavin, Mowlem, Smith 2009-12-29

Series news on Gavin, Mowlem, Smith 2009-12-29

ENDURANCE OF ANOTHER KIND FOR GAVIN, MOWLEM, SMITH American Le Mans Series stars Oliver Gavin, Johnny Mowlem and Guy Smith are among the membership of the British Racing Drivers' Club (BRDC) that will contest this year's London ...

Patrick Long newsletter 2009-12-26

Patrick Long newsletter 2009-12-26

Patrick Long - 2010 ALMS GT Title Defense Plans Laguna Podium Championship Defense Launched Porsche recently announced that Patrick Long will again partner long-time teammate Jorg Bergmeister in the American Le Mans Series for the 2010 season,...

Sun 27 Dec 2009
Flying Lizard Motorsports, van Oberbeek part ways

Flying Lizard Motorsports, van Oberbeek part ways

Johannes van Overbeek to Leave the Lizard Lair Original Lizard Johannes van Overbeek to Bring his GT Racing Experience to Extreme Speed Motorsports December 22, 2009 - Sonoma, California - As Johannes van Overbeek prepares for his new role ...

HPD, de Ferran Motorsports conclude agreement

HPD, de Ferran Motorsports conclude agreement

Honda Performance Development, de Ferran Motorsports Conclude Agreement TORRANCE, Calif. (December 22, 2009) -- Honda Performance Development, Inc. announces an amicable and successful conclusion to the agreement under which de Ferran ...

Corvette Racing 2009 review - Doug Fehan

Corvette Racing 2009 review - Doug Fehan

Corvette Racing 2009 Review: Doug Fehan Q&A The First in a Series of Conversations with Corvette Racing DETROIT -- Corvette Racing program manager Doug Fehan has seen it all in motorsports, and he had to rely on every element of...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Patrick: Threat or Inspiration?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Patrick: Threat or Inspiration?

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Patrick: Threat or Inspiration? I wrote the book on Danica Patrick, or perhaps more accurately the unauthorized biography. Having watched her race since her earliest days in IndyCar, trust me on this.

Series news on Audi R8 LMS 2009-12-18

Series news on Audi R8 LMS 2009-12-18

ULLRICH: AUDI R8 LMS TO GT CHALLENGE CLASS? Audi Sport chief Wolfgang Ullrich says plans are under way to bring Audi's R8 LMS production car to North America, perhaps as early as 2011. On this week's Midweek Motorsport radio show, he told ...

Fri 18 Dec 2009
Extreme Speed Motorsports 2010 driver lineup

Extreme Speed Motorsports 2010 driver lineup

EXTREME SPEED MOTORSPORTS NAMES TEAM LINEUP Sharp-van Overbeek, Brown-Cosmo in Ferraris for 2010 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (December 17, 2009) - Extreme Speed Motorsports, the new race team created and owned by veteran race car driver Scott ...

Series spotlight - Chris Dyson 2009-12-16

Series spotlight - Chris Dyson 2009-12-16

CHRIS DYSON: A DRIVEN MAN Chris Dyson is a very driven man. Both in and out the cockpit, Dyson exudes passion and professionalism in his unique position as head of Dyson Racing and as one of its drivers in the No. 20 BP Lola-Mazda. Flat out,...

Series notes on Black Swan Racing 2010 return

Series notes on Black Swan Racing 2010 return

BLACK SWAN AIMING TO BE BACK ON TRACK IN 2010 After missing the 2009 American Le Mans Series, Black Swan Racing is set to come back in a big way for 2010. The Tim Pappas-owned team has moved into a new shop in Harvard, Mass., a location that...

Tue 15 Dec 2009
Highcroft Racing signs Simon Pagenaud

Highcroft Racing signs Simon Pagenaud

PAGENAUD JOINS PATRON HIGHCROFT FOR AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES ASSAULT DANBURY, CT, Monday, December 14, 2009: Young French sportscar star Simon Pagenaud will join the championship-winning Patron Highcroft Racing squad alongside David Brabham for...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
Porsche Cup winners 1970-2009

Porsche Cup winners 1970-2009

@>Porsche Cup Winners, 1970-2009 Year Driver Nat Team ------- ------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- 1970 Gijs van Lennep NL Wihuri 1971 Erwin ...

Dirk Werner Porsche Cup summary

Dirk Werner Porsche Cup summary

Dirk Werner, 2009 Rolex Grand-Am GT Driver Co-champion, earns Porsche Cup STUTTGART, Germany - December 11 --Dirk Werner (Germany), 2009 co-champion driver of the Rolex Grand-Am GT Farnbacher Loles Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car, has won the ...

Flying Lizard Motorsports 2010 driver lineup

Flying Lizard Motorsports 2010 driver lineup

Flying Lizard to Field Two Porsche 911 GT3 RSRs for the Complete 2010 ALMS Season Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long Back Together in the No. 45 Porsche; Seth Neiman and Darren Law in the No. 44 December 11, 2009 - Sonoma, California - Flying...

Porsche 2010 news 2009-12-11

Porsche 2010 news 2009-12-11

BERGMEISTER/LONG LEAD PORSCHE'S DEFENSE OF GT TITLES STUTTGART, Germany - December 11 -- Porsche will remain loyal to its successful customer teams and drivers in major international GT series around the world for 2010, including those in the ...

Series news on Dyson Racing 2010 preparation

Series news on Dyson Racing 2010 preparation

DYSON ALREADY PREPPING FOR 2010 SEASON Dyson Racing will be at Sebring International Raceway early next week for two days of testing that will kick start its 2010 season. Team manager Michael White says the sessions will focus on engine updates...

Genoa Racing enters LMPC class in 2010

Genoa Racing enters LMPC class in 2010

Genoa Racing to Enter ALMS' LMPC Division in 2010 ZIONSVILLE, Ind., Dec. 10 - Genoa Racing, one of the most successful teams in Indy Lights and Atlantic history, announced today that it will undertake a new challenge in 2010: the American Le...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Atherton addresss Motor Sport Business Forum

Atherton addresss Motor Sport Business Forum

ATHERTON STARS AT MOTOR SPORT BUSINESS FORUM Series' position as innovator in energy efficiency at the forefront An address by American Le Mans Series President and CEO Scott Atherton highlighted the inaugural Motor Sport Business Forum...

Series news on Intercontinental Cup and Petit Le Mans

Series news on Intercontinental Cup and Petit Le Mans

PETIT LE MANS PART OF 2010 INTERCONTINENTAL CUP LMP1 entrants eligible for ACO's global endurance championship The 13th annual Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta will be part of a three-race "Le Mans Intercontinental Cup" that will link the ...

Audi newsletter 2009-12-08

Audi newsletter 2009-12-08

Audi opts for new prototype racing series Ingolstadt, December 8, 2009 -- In 2010, the DTM, the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the customer sport program with the Audi R8 LMS will again be the three cornerstones of AUDI AG's motorsport commitment.

ACO launches the

ACO launches the "2010 Le Mans Intercontinental Cup"

During its press conference at this year's Le Mans 24 Hours in June, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest confirmed its intention to link the various Le Mans Series, so in 2010, it will launch a cup reserved for entrants in the top endurance category,...

Highcroft Racing news on David Brabham's BRDC award

Highcroft Racing news on David Brabham's BRDC award

PATRON HIGHCROFT'S BRABHAM HONORED WITH BRITISH RACING DRIVER'S CLUB AWARD Sir Jack and David Brabham LONDON, UK, Tuesday, December 8, 2009: Patron Highcroft Racing's David Brabham was honored for his outstanding performance in the 2009 season...

Series news on 2010 IMSA regulations 2009-12-08

Series news on 2010 IMSA regulations 2009-12-08

AN EARLY LOOK AT THE REGULATION FOR THE 2010 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES The first wave of 2010 rule additions and modifications for the American Le Mans Series' prototypes and GT classes were recently sent to competitors by IMSA, the Series' ...

Wed 09 Dec 2009
Kyle Marcelli news 2009-12-08

Kyle Marcelli news 2009-12-08

MARCELLI GIVES BACK (Barrie, Ontario) November 30th 2009 When the opportunity presents itself, successful Canadian auto racer Kyle Marcelli thoroughly enjoys to give back. The teen from Barrie, Ontario who...

Mon 07 Dec 2009
David Brabham awarded BRDC Fairfield Trophy

David Brabham awarded BRDC Fairfield Trophy

Brabham Honoured With BRDC Fairfield Trophy London, UK -- Monday 7 December, 2009: Le Mans 24 Hours victor and American Le Mans Series Champion David Brabham was honoured for his outstanding performance in 2009 with the Fairfield Trophy at...

BMW Motorsport presents 2010 programme

BMW Motorsport presents 2010 programme

BMW Motorsport presents 2010 programme: focus on production car racing, continuation of junior promotion. Munich, 5th December 2009. Having bid farewell to Formula One, BMW will intensify its involvement in GT and touring car racing in the ...

Atherton on PRI Motor Sport Business panel

Atherton on PRI Motor Sport Business panel

ATHERTON AMONG IMPRESSIVE LIST OF PANELISTS FOR MOTOR SPORT BUSINESS PANEL American Le Mans Series President and CEO Scott Atherton will be part of a blue-ribbon panel in Orlando, Fla., as part of the Motor Sport Business Forum North America on...

Fri 04 Dec 2009
BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team retains 2009 drivers

BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team retains 2009 drivers

BMW Rahal Letterman Racing Team Retain Winning Drivers for 2010 ALMS Season Auberlen, Hand, Milner and Mueller to Return. Woodcliff Lake, N.J. - December 3, 2009-- BMW of North America announced today that it has signed Bill Auberlen, Joey...

Thu 03 Dec 2009
Duncan Dayton - Highcroft Racing team interview

Duncan Dayton - Highcroft Racing team interview

100 DAY COUNTDOWN BEGINS AS PATRON HIGHCROFT RACING KICKS OFF CHAMPIONSHIP DEFENSE Duncan Dayton Q&A DANBURY, CT, Wednesday, December 2, 2009: American Le Mans Series 2009 LMP1 champions Patron Highcroft Racing are already gearing up for the ...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
Series spotlight - Bryan Sellers 2009-11-30

Series spotlight - Bryan Sellers 2009-11-30

SELLERS: TEAM FALKEN TIRE GEARING UP FOR 2010 New 2010 Porsche already in team's possession After a three-race "introduction" into the American Le Mans Series GT2 class in 2009, Team Falken Tire is getting serious for 2010. The California-based...

Tue 01 Dec 2009
Atherton to speak at Clemson University

Atherton to speak at Clemson University

ATHERTON INVITED TO SPEAK AT CLEMSON UNIVERSITY Scott Atherton, President/CEO of the American Le Mans Series - the world's leading sports car championship - has been invited by the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research...

Wed 25 Nov 2009
Comprent Motor Sports to run LMPC in 2010

Comprent Motor Sports to run LMPC in 2010

Comprent up for the Challenge. The highly successful IMSA Prototype Lites outfit Comprent Motor Sports is prepared to take up the challenge for anyone wanting to run in the American Le Mans Series' new Le Mans Prototype Challenge category in ...

Mon 23 Nov 2009
Highcroft Racing/Acura confirms return in 2010

Highcroft Racing/Acura confirms return in 2010

PATRON HIGHCROFT TO CONTINUE ACURA AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES ASSAULT IN 2010 Duncan Dayton DANBURY, CT, Monday, November 23, 2009: After becoming the top point-scoring Acura team for each of the past three seasons and earning the brand's first...

Sat 21 Nov 2009
ALMS teams invited to 2010 Le Mans

ALMS teams invited to 2010 Le Mans

HEAVY SERIES FLAVOR IN FIRST LISTOF 2010 LE MANS INVITES Risi Competizione and Flying Lizard Motorsports are each on the list of the first 27 invites to the 2010 Le Mans 24 Hours. Five teams and six entries from the American Le Mans Series are...

Fri 20 Nov 2009
2010 24 Heures du Mans invitation list

2010 24 Heures du Mans invitation list

2010 24 Heures du Mans: The official list of the 29 automatically selected entrants The Le Mans 24 Hours, the Petit Le Mans, the Le Mans Series in the United States, Europe and Asia and the winner of the Michelin Green X Challenge make up the ...

Oliver Gavin Q & A on 2009 season

Oliver Gavin Q & A on 2009 season

OLIVER GAVIN -- A BUSY YEAR IN 2009! 1. How did it feel to say goodbye to the Corvette GT1 car in the ALMS after so many successful seasons? It felt quite sad because the car had generated a huge amount of success for the team and...