There was no passing of a torch when Milt Minter died on December 23, 2004.
Minter was an original.
Known most particularly for his endurance drives in Porsche sports cars
from the 60s to this current decade, Milt was one of those guys who
Alex Job Racing/BAM! with Mike Rockenfeller, Leo Hindery and Marc Lieb won the GT2 class after a race long battle with the White Lightning Racing team of Jorg Bergmeister, Patrick Long and Timo Bernhard.
2005 Is Go For Binnie Motorsports
Binnie Motorsports is pleased to announce the acquisition of a new Lola
LMP-2 B05/40. The car will be powered by a Nicholson-McLaren normally
The 2005 Driver Line-up for BinnieMotorsports will...
Monaco Yacht-GNM sign partnership fro 2005 season
Graham Nash Motorsport (GNM) is today proud to announce a season long
partnership with Monte Carlo based company "Monaco Yacht".
Created 10 years ago in the Principality of Monaco as a crew...
Farnbacher Loles to feature strong effort in IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge
Farnbacher Loles Racing of Danbury, CT has entered a series leading 9
cars in the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge presented by Michelin. The new series
kicks off at Road Atlanta on...
In a press conference at the occasion of the ninth round of the DTM at the
EuroSpeedway Lausitz, Laurent Aiello announced that he will retire from
motor sport at the end of the 2005 season.
Photo by xpb.cc.
"I have ...
Boris Said's Team Captures Prestigious German Race
Boris Said became the first American racer to be part of the winning team
in the prestigious German 24-Hour Race, which concluded Sunday (May 8) at
the famed Nurburgring Nordschleife, a...
The official ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest) press conference took place as
usual on the Friday of Le Mans week in the Restaurant du Welcome in the
North West area of the circuit. The ACO took this opportunity to look
forward to next year's ...
This Year It is Okay To Get a Lot When You Give a Little
By: Tom Moore, Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing
It is the time of year that our thoughts all turn towards others,
or they should. But, if we're honest, how many of us don't ...
Americans Take Seven of Top 15 Places at Prestigeous Porsche Cup Presentation
ATLANTA - December 30 - For the 35th time since its inception in 1970, the Porsche Cup was presented
to the world's most successful private entry Porsche drivers at...
HONEYWELL BEGINS SPONSORSHIP OF AER AT LE MANS RACE
Le Mans, France, June 4, 2005 -- Honeywell today announced its
sponsorship of AER Limited in its race engine programs, starting with 24
Hours of Le Mans on June 18, 2005 and continuing through...
RML Appoint Le Mans Winner
RML are pleased to announce that Alastair Macqueen will be joining their
sportscar team from this week as Race and Development Engineer working on
the Le Mans and Le Mans Endurance Series MG Lola LMP2 car.
Champion Racing led the Le Mans 24 Hours after 18 hours with JJ Lehto nearly two laps ahead of the nearest competitor. The Audi R8 led all night and remained comfortably in the lead during the morning, despite a small twitch where Tom Kristensen...
Aston Martin Racing launches new GT race car
Aston Martin Racing has unveiled the DBRS9, a competition car for club and
national racing series, and a bridge for teams and drivers looking towards
international GT racing.
The DBRS9 is based on...
Jan Magnussen - Danish Racing Driver of the Year 2005
30/10-05 -- Danish driver Jan Magnussen has received the honour of being "Danish Racing
Driver of the Year 2005" by the Danish Racing Federation.
Jan Magnussen had a total of 10 wins this...
G-Force Racing: Le Mans - the race
"It's impossible to sum up everything that happened this week in just one
press release," opens Frank Hahn. "Everything started on Wednesday evening
during the first qualifying sessions....
We qualified! And then got really busy
By: Marino Franchitti
Once again, welcome to Le Mans. It's been very busy the last day or so, so I
have put two days into one. Included with Friday's diary is a picture
that Yvette Auberlen took at the...
Ingolstadt, 06 June 2005
Motorsport Newsletter 7/2005
Audi takes DTM lead Audi driver Fredrik Ekblom makes up ground
No surprises at Le Mans pre-test
Two podium finishes for SEAT in BTCC
Audi takes DTM lead.
At Brno, defending champion...
ALMS TEAMS AGAIN AT THE HEAD OF LE MANS CLASS
Braselton, Ga. - Three class victories. Ten podium finishes. And one
whale of a result for the American Le Mans Series. The outcome of the 24
Hours of Le Mans could not have produced a much better ...
RML will enter this year's LMES and Le Mans 24 Hours in the P2
category in a brand new MG Lola supported again by the AD Group.
The EX264 is an evolution of the EX257 combining design elements from the
new Lola B05/40 and the factory EX257 car...
Sports Car Legend Haywood Enters Motorsports Hall
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 18, 2005) - Sports car racing legend Hurley
Haywood is still going strong in his fourth decade of competition, but the
five-time winner of the Rolex 24 At Daytona will...
The annual ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest) Le Mans press conference saw
the presentation of two Spirit of Le Mans awards, an award created in
2001 to reward those people who have done a lot to spread the fame of Le
Mans throughout the...
PANOZ ANNOUNCES EUROPEAN FACTORY GTLM EFFORT WITH TEAM LNT
Elan Motorsports Technologies will assist Team LNT in fielding two Panoz
Esperante GTLM race cars throughout Europe in 2006.
Braselton, Ga. - Elan Motorsports Technologies (EMT),...
First qualifying: A tough night for us
By: Marino Franchitti
Not much to tell my friends at Motorsport.com today. The 78 Panoz/ Bank
of Scotland Corporate Esperante had a really tough night of qualifying.
Hong Kong revs up for Le Mans
A Hong Kong team is poised to make history by flying the bauhinia flag at
the world's greatest sports car race -- the Le Mans 24 Hours.
It will be the first time ever that a car owned and sponsored by ...
Corvette eventually won a race long four-way battle for honours in the GT2 class. The two Corvette Racing CR6 cars interchanged places regularly with the two Aston Martins but problems near the end of the race for both Aston Martins handed the ...
ADT and Champion Racing to Create History at Le Mans
ADT, the world's leading provider of electronic security solutions, and
Team ADT Champion Racing, a leading contender for the upcoming Le Mans 24
hour race in France, have teamed up to ...
The FIA GT3 European Championship got off to a glittering start in
Monaco on December 2nd, with an extremely well-attended press conference
and a display of cars in front of the prestigious Hotel de Paris. In
the presence of FIA President, Mr Max...