Le Mans specialist Team Goh took the overall victory in the first-ever
ACO-sanctioned Le Mans 1000 km event. Tom Kristensen and Seiji Ara
started from the pole and ran comfortably in the lead throughout the
race to take a flag-to-flag ...
Erdos demonstrates MG-Lola's pace
Last weekend saw Thomas Erdos make an impressive sportscar-racing debut in
the 1000 kilometer endurance event at Le Mans in France. Driving an MG-Lola
EX257 sports prototype for RML, the Wellingborough-based ...
ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest), the organizers of the Le Mans 24H
races, have announced the set of automatic qualifiers for the 2004
edition of the June classic.
The qualifiers are based on the top finishers in the 2003 Le Mans 24H,
Ray Mallock Limited (RML) demonstrated the race winning potential of its MG
EX257 LMP675 prototype, with a strong showing at the well supported
inaugural Le Mans 1000km race over the weekend.
The MG EX257, which had been the subject...
Morgan Works Race Team scores vital result at Le Mans 1000km
Sunday 09/11/03 - The Morgan Works Race Team finished the inaugural event of the European Le
Mans Series at Le Man's Bugatti Circuit in a highly credible 8th in class
position in a ...
The collaboration between Veloqx Motorsport and Care Racing, using cars
built and developed by Prodrive, paid off handsomely today as the two
Ferrari 550 Maranellos being operated by the Veloqx Care Racing team
finished 1st and 2nd in the GTS ...
Tom Coronel's test race with Lister unrewarded
Tom Coronel did a lot of lapping with the brand new Lister Storm LMP900
this weekend during the 1000 km race of Le Mans. It was the first
acquaintance, but as for Tom, certainly not the last. The ...
The return of the Panoz "Batmobile" GTP did not go exactly to plan at
today's inaugural Le Mans 1000km with a myriad of problems ending the day
early for the American marque with an hour to go.
Olivier Beretta made a brilliant start to leap from...
Audi wins at Le Mans again.
The Audi R8 celebrated a further great victory to round off the 2003
motorsport season: The Japanese driver Seiji Ara and the Dane Tom
Kristensen won the 1000 kilometre race at Le Mans (France), held in
The Panoz "Batmobile" GTP car made strong improvement in qualifying
today, recording a time that will place it on the fourth row of the grid
for tomorrow's inaugural Le Mans 1000km.
Panoz drivers David Saelens and Olivier Beretta shared the...
At the 1000 kilometre race in Le Mans (France), the Audi R8 is again the
car to beat. Tom Kristensen secured pole position for himself and team
colleague Seiji Ara in the Audi R8, entered by Audi Sport Japan Team
Goh. The race doubles as ...
American Teams, Drivers Competing at Le Mans This Weekend
BRASELTON, Ga. (November 7, 2003) -- The 2003 season for the American Le
Mans Series ended a few weeks ago, but two American-based teams from the
series and five American drivers are in...
LAS VEGAS - Vehicle manufacturers and technology developers often claim that
their motorsports programs provide a proving ground for new technologies.
When pressed, they can sometimes point to an electronics package,
transmission or an engine ...
The Panoz "Batmobile"
hits the track at
The sound of the Elan Power Products V8 may have had a familiar ring, but
sportscar fans this week have been treated to the sight of the Panoz
"Batmobile" for the first time since 1998.
The 6-th day of tests in Le Mans
On the 3d of November Roman Rusinov and team Courage continued testing
C65 SP which Russian pilot plans to drive in 1000 Km race this weekend.
4 days prior to the race weekend Le Mans comes to life. The ...
GNM can now confirm the final driver line-up for the Bathurst 24hr
race (21st - 23rd November 2003).
Thomas Erdos and Mike Newton will be joined by Australian Rod Wilson and
Austrian Manfred Jurasz, in the Porsche 996 GT3R.
Canadian John Graham will make his 8th start at Le Mans on November 9th in
the inaugural Le Mans 1000KM. Graham will drive for Intersport in the
newly acquired Riley & Scott MK111C LMP 900 prototype, with Americans Clint
Fields and Rick ...
The Morgan Works Race Team heads to France soon to race in the Le Mans
'Bugatti Circuit' 1000km race, which takes place on November 9th. The new
event, run by the ACO - the organisation that is also responsible for the
Le Mans 24 Hour Race - is...
The "Batmobile" enjoys flawless shakedown for Le Mans 1000km
JML Team Panoz has completed the final shakedown of the newly badged
Panoz GTP coupe in preparation for the forthcoming Le Mans 1000km on the
Bugatti circuit on November 9.
The last round of the FIA GT Championship in Monza ended on a
sour note for the world champion Matteo Bobbi. After a magnificent
season Matteo finished this race in sixth place. A collision with the
lapped Fomenko's Porsche 996 GT3, seriously ...