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Sat 19 Nov 2005
Dubai: Race report
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Dubai: Race report

A stunning drive from Pedro Lamy and Gabriele Gardel in the nr 11 Larbre Competition Ferrari 550 Maranello, starting from the back of the grid, further closed up the GT1 Drivers classification, and left everything to play for in the final race at...

Dubai: Russian Age Racing race report
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Dubai: Russian Age Racing race report

RUSSIAN AGE RACING CRUELLY DENIED IN DUBAI The Russian Age Racing team came to within 21 minutes of winning the tenth round of the FIA GT Championship in Dubai, before a transmission failure stopped Frenchman Christophe Bouchut in his Cirtek ...

Dubai race results
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Dubai race results

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Laps Gap --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- 1. 11 GT1 Lamy, Gardel Ferrari 550 Maranello 89 ...

2006 in perspective
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2006 in perspective

2006 IN PERSPECTIVE SRO is pleased to provide some information on the progress being made towards the 2006 season of the FIA GT Championship. Balance of Performance System: With two races to go and seven drivers still fighting for the title,...

Dubai: Thursday qualifying report
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Dubai: Thursday qualifying report

TWO IN A ROW FOR BOUCHUT Christophe Bouchut set pole position for Friday's tenth round of the 2005 FIA GT Championship, at the wheel of the nr 17 Russian Age Racing Aston Martin, running under the colours of Middle East Aston Martin as the Dubai...

Dubai: Russian Age Racing Thursday report
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Dubai: Russian Age Racing Thursday report

POLE FOR BOUCHUT IN RUSSIAN AGE RACING ASTON The Cirtek-run Russian Age Racing Aston Martin DBR9 will start the 10th round of the FIA GT Championship in Dubai from pole position after French driver Christophe Bouchut, who will share with...

Dubai starting grid
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Dubai starting grid

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Session 1 Session 2 --- --- ----- ------------------------------ ------------------------- ---------- ---------- 1. 17 GT1 Bouchut, Ortelli Aston Martin...

Dubai qualifying 2 times
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Dubai qualifying 2 times

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 17 GT1 Bouchut, Ortelli Aston Martin DBR9 ...

Dubai qualifying 1 times
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Dubai qualifying 1 times

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 17 GT1 Bouchut, Ortelli Aston Martin DBR9 ...

EU3: Aston Martin DBRS9 GT3 first test notes
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EU3: Aston Martin DBRS9 GT3 first test notes

The new Aston Martin Racing DBRS9 GT3 car has completed the first 3000 kms of its development programme. Aston Martin Racing first showed the car at the Le Mans 24 Hours in June. Since then, the team has been putting the first test car...

Dubai warmup times
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Dubai warmup times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 17 GT1 Russian Age Aston Martin DBR9 ...

Fri 18 Nov 2005
Dubai practice 2 times
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Dubai practice 2 times

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 17 GT1 Russian Age Aston Martin DBR9 ...

Dubai practice 1 times
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Dubai practice 1 times

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 11 GT1 Larbre Competition Ferrari 550 Maranello...

Dubai: Thursday practice report
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Dubai: Thursday practice report

For the second time, the Dubai Autodrome is the host for the penultimate round of the FIA GT Championship. Twenty-six cars will line up on Friday, in the desert, for the start of the MotorCity GT 500 race, the tenth round of the 2005 season. ...

Wed 16 Nov 2005
Istanbul: RML race report

Istanbul: RML race report

The RML MG Lola EX264 took the LMP2 class win in the final round of the Le Mans Endurance Series at Istanbul, Turkey yesterday. Drivers Tommy Erdos and Mike Newton drove an outstanding race in treacherous conditions to take the class win and 2nd...

Audi R8 designer receives special award

Audi R8 designer receives special award

Award for TFSI engine of the Audi R8 Ingolstadt, 14 November 2005 -- Ulrich Baretzky is "Race Engine Designer of the Year" Audi R8 winning streak convinced panel of experts V8 power unit without single technical failure in 77 races The Audi R8...

Istanbul: Joel Camathias race report

Istanbul: Joel Camathias race report

The Autorlando-Sport Trio broke the drive-shaft when they were leading the race. The young Swiss ex Champ Car driver, Joel Camathias (24), alongside his Italian team-mates, Franco Groppi and Luigi Moccia, had an unlucky race day. After 3 Hours...

Istanbul: Scuderia Ecosse race report

Istanbul: Scuderia Ecosse race report

FIRST LMES VICTORY FOR SCUDERIA ECOSSE The Scuderia Ecosse team took another leap forward yesterday with a superb, hard-fought victory at Istanbul Park by Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy. Kirkaldy started the race from pole position, after a...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Istanbul: Horag-Lista Racing race report

Istanbul: Horag-Lista Racing race report

Horag-Lista Finishes on the Podium At Rainy LMES Season Finale in Istanbul ISTANBUL, Turkey, Nov. 13 - Horag-Lista Racing returned to the podium in the Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES) season finale Sunday in Istanbul, Turkey. Drivers Didier...

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-11-13

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-11-13

Ingolstadt, 13 November 2005 Motorsport Newsletter 22/2005 LMES: Podium result for the Audi R8 in LMES finale The Audi R8 has claimed second place and thus another podium result on its last competitive race in Europe. Allan McNish and Stephane...

Istanbul: Audi race report

Istanbul: Audi race report

Allan McNish swept his Audi R8 home to second place in the fifth and final round of the Le Mans Endurance Series in Turkey today (SUN). McNish and French co-driver Stephane Ortelli finished the six-hour, 574-mile race staged in treacherous ...

Istanbul: Convers Team race report

Istanbul: Convers Team race report

Convers Team earns Le Mans entry The Convers Team came away from the final race of the 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series in Turkey disappointed not to have taken victory and the teams' and drivers' titles, but satisfied that it had ...

Istanbul race results

Istanbul race results

Pos Num Cla Team Car Gap --- --- --- -------------------------------------- ------------------------- ---------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Istanbul warmup times

Istanbul warmup times

Pos Num Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Istanbul qualifying times

Istanbul qualifying times

Pos Num Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Istanbul: Qualifying report

Istanbul: Qualifying report

The battle for the Le Mans Endurance Series titles commenced in earnest today during qualifying for the Istanbul 1000kms race. Emmanuel Collard and Jean-Christophe Boullion, currently second in the championship, got their campaign off to the best...

Dubai: Round ten preview
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Dubai: Round ten preview

Just two races to go - and much still remains to be decided in the 2005 FIA GT Championship. Seven different drivers, from three different teams, are still in contention for the GT1 lead, giving us one of the closest title races ever. As for the...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Istanbul: Race report

Istanbul: Race report

Emmanuel Collard and Jean-Christophe Boullion won the fifth and final race of the 2005 Le Mans Endurance Series, driving their Pescarolo to victory by little more than a minute over the Audi Team France R8 of Allan McNish and Stephane ...

Istanbul practice 3 times

Istanbul practice 3 times

Pos Num Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Istanbul practice 2 times

Istanbul practice 2 times

Pos Num Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Istanbul practice 1 times

Istanbul practice 1 times

Pos Num Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------ ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- -------- -------- 1. 17 LM1 Pescarolo Sport Pescarolo C60 ...

Fri 11 Nov 2005
Istanbul: G-Force preview

Istanbul: G-Force preview

The fifth race of the LMES endurance series takes place in Istanbul and one of the participating teams will again be G-Force, the team of Frank Hahn. On the brand new Autodromo of Istanbul, the LMES championship will be decided after a thrilling...

Thu 10 Nov 2005
Istanbul: RML preview

Istanbul: RML preview

RML Prepare MG Lola EX264 for Final Round RML's sportscar team this week completed preparations to the MG Lola EX264 for the final round of the Le Mans Endurance Series which takes place at the new Istanbul Park Otodrom, Turkey on Sunday ...

Istanbul: Joel Camathias preview

Istanbul: Joel Camathias preview

Joel again behind the wheels of Autorlando 2005 Porsche 996 GT3 RSR in the LMES final round to help Team defending GT2 Class second place in teams`classification. Swiss ex Champ Car driver, Joel Camathias (24), has been called again ...

Ortelli with Russian Age Racing in Dubai
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Ortelli with Russian Age Racing in Dubai

ORTELLI TO JOIN RUSSIAN AGE RACING FOR SEASON FINALES November 3, 2005 -- Stephane Ortelli, the 1998 Le Mans 24-hours winner and former FIA GT Champion, will join the Russian Age Racing Aston Martin team for the penultimate round of the FIA GT...

Istanbul: Rick Pearson preview

Istanbul: Rick Pearson preview

Pearson Returns To Le Mans Endurance Series Le Mans Endurance Series regular Rick Pearson will return to the championship in Istanbul next weekend with GT2 outfit, Racesport Peninsula. Pearson will partner regular Racesport Peninsula drivers...